IDEAS Office - Innovation Discovery Education And Scholarship

Upcoming Events

IDEAS Office Opening Reception

The Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry is proud to invite you to the Opening Reception of the IDEAS office (Innovation Discovery Education And Scholarship).

Please join us for the opening reception on Wednesday, October 25 from 3 to 5 p.m., featuring as guest speakers; Dr. Jocelyn Lockyer from the Department of Community Health Sciences, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, and Dr. Marcel D' Eon from the University of Saskatchewan and editor-in-chief of Canadian Journal of Medical Education.

DATE:  Wednesday October 25, 2017
TIME:  3 - 5 p.m.
LOCATION:  Adjacent to 2-590 Edmonton Clinic Health Academy (ECHA), second floor atrium (near the Engrained Cafe)


3 - 3:15 p.m. Reception (hors d'oeuvres will be served)
3:15 - 3:30 p.m. Opening remarks
3:30 - 4:20 p.m. Keynote Speaker Dr. Jocelyn Lockyer
Presenting on: "Assessment and Feedback in Competency Based Medical Education: The Theory and evidence supporting contemporary approaches"
4:20 - 4:50 p.m. Guest Speaker Dr. Marcel D' Eon
Presenting on: "Supporting and sustaining communities of practice in Canadian medical education scholarship: Contributions from The CMEJ"
4:50 - 5 p.m. Closing remarks

Upcoming Deadlines

•    Application for TSP 006: Introduction to Health Professions Education Qualitative Research Methods (winter 2018)
     o  Due November 14, 2017 (pre-requisite TSP 001)
     o  Please email Dr. Rashid to register for the course or for more information at

•    Applications for TSP 001: Introduction to Health Professions Theory & Practice (winter 2018)
     o  Application and nomination due December 4, 2017
     o  Application form
     o  Chair’s/program director’s nomination form