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The Birmingham Conference 2016

School of Education (Building R19)
Medical and Dental Sciences, Social Sciences
Thursday 19th May 2016 (08:45-16:15)
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The Birmingham Conference is an annual meeting focused on research into the education of health professionals. One of the biggest events of its kind in the UK, it is hosted jointly by Health Education West Midlands, The Medical School and the Centre for Research in Medical and Dental Education (CRMDE), University of Birmingham.

In addition to keynote presentations, the Conference provides an opportunity for delegates to seriously engage in other’s work through paper presentations, poster sessions and workshops.

There is no conference fee, but to attend you must register by Friday 8th April.  Places are limited and will be issued on a first come, first served basis.

Confirmed Keynote speaker

Professor John McLachlan (See

Call for Presentations/ Posters/ Workshops

The conference committee is seeking submissions of outlines for Presentations, Posters and Workshops.  All aspects of education of health professionals will be considered; this may be formal research, reflections upon novel teaching methods, etc.

If you would like to be considered for a presentation, poster or workshop, please complete and return an Expression of Interest form by Friday 8th April.  All presenters must first have registered on-line to attend .

We look forward to welcoming you to the Conference!

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