Skip to main content

MB ChB Education Conference

Friday 28th June 2019

Radcliffe, University of Warwick

Further details will be available shortly - save the date!


Last year's conference:

Friday 18th May 2018

Radcliffe, University of Warwick

9 am - 4.45 pm (Registration from 8.30 am)

Our annual one-day education conference is an opportunity for everyone involved in delivering Warwick Medical School's MB ChB to meet together for a day of professional development, updates on key topics in medical education and to share good practice in teaching medical students.

Thank you to everyone who took part in 2018 and contributed to the success of the day.

2018 Welcome

Our themes in 2018 included:

  • Partnerships in medical education: medical students, educators and patients working together to enhance the student experience.
  • The Warwick Teacher: what makes excellent teaching, what are the skills and qualities of good teachers, how can we promote development and excellence?
  • Learning in clinical settings: learning from every clinical encounter, enhancing bedside teaching, developing clinical reasoning skills, feedback for learning.
  • Innovations in learning, teaching and assessment.



The programme is available to download.

Abstracts for each presentation / workshop are also available.


Who should attend?

Everyone involved in delivering the MB ChB is invited to attend. Each year, a number of places at the conference are reserved for medical students with a special interest in medical education.



Registration for our next conference will open in the new year.


Call for participation

The call for abstracts for 2018 is now closed.

Do you have a learning and teaching development, project or good practice to share? How have you developed teaching & learning in your organisation, block or specialty to provide a quality learning experience for medical students? The call for our next conference will open here next year.


Further information

For further information, please contact WMSfacultydevelop at warwick dot ac dot uk.


2017 Conference

Friday 19th May 2017

Our 2017 themes included:

  • Innovations and developments in medical student teaching and learning
  • Feedback for learning
  • Supporting students
  • Using technology to enhance learning
  • Developing teachers
  • Creating an effective learning environment.

Our Keynote speaker, Heather Steele, Staff Experience and Development Partner, Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust, spoke on, "Making sense of the generation gaps in nursing and midwifery: Implications for medical education". 

The programme from the day is available to download.





Conference Updates

2019 date announced: Friday 28th June. Further details will be available shorty.

Previous conferences

2015: Enhancing the Student Learning Experience

In 2015, our themes included:

  • Creating an effective learning environment
  • Innovations and developments in medical student teaching and learning
  • Faculty development for quality teaching and learning.

The programme is available to download.

2014: Promoting Excellence in Graduate-Entry Medicine


Our second annual conference took place on 15 September 2014.

2013: The Warwick MB ChB: Delivering the Refreshed Curriculum

Poster prize presentation

Our inaugural MB ChB Education Conference took place on 22 October 2013.

The programme and presentations are available online.