Discussion Session 3: What Patients Can Teach Us About Empathy

Kirsty Egan, Edinburgh Patient Partnership Programme Coordinator, Dr Shaun Qureshi, Medical Education Fellow, Edinburgh Medical School and Simulated and Real Patients

A workshop which focuses on the experiences of patients who are involved in the teaching and assessment of medical students and trainees.  Simulated and real patients (from Edinburgh patient partnership) share their experiences - and what the lessons are for clinicians and medical educators.