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Fundamentals of Teaching Program

Hone your teaching skills

The Fundamentals of Teaching Program is a series of online courses designed to support Dal medical faculty in their roles as teachers.  


Fundamentals of Clinical Teaching and Supervision
October 1 - November 9, 2018                REGISTER NOW

By the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Discuss the role and responsibilities of the clinical supervisor in medical education.
  • Explain how learning in a clinical setting differs from didactic teaching.
  • Describe strategies for integrating patient care and teaching.
  • Apply principles of clinical assessment to learner performance.
  • Provide learners with constructive formative feedback.

Fundamentals of Didactic Teaching
November 13-December 18, 2018       REGISTER NOW

By the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the role of the tutor in Case Based Learning at the Dalhousie Faculty of Medicine.
  • Prepare effective lectures and small group teaching sessions.
  • Incorporate innovative strategies to promote student engagement into teaching.

Educating for Medical Professionalism
Next date TBD

By the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Discuss professionalism in the context of medical education.
  • Appreciate the importance of identifying and addressing lapses in professionalism in medical learners.
  • Explain how physician wellness relates to professionalism.
  • Identify ways to guide learners to develop into healthy and professional practitioners.

Courses in development

Fundamentals of Interprofessional Education



Fundamentals of Teaching Graduates

Congrats to our recent grads!

1 = Fundamentals of Clinical Teaching & Supervision
2 = Fundamentals of Didactic Teaching
3 = Educating for Medical Professionalism

Halifax, NS

Aumeerally, Nadia (1)
Avery, Chandra (1)
Aylott, Alice (1 & 2)
Brunet, Aileen (2)
Campbell, Stacy (2)
Gray, Chris (1)
Hasegawa, Wanda (1)
Hickey, Anita (1 & 2)
Leverman, Jennie (2)
MacCuspie, Jillian (1)
Morgan, Matt (1)
Murphy, Laurel (1)
Nason, Amy (1)
Noble, Angela (2)
O'Brien, Kathleen (2)
Parker, Deborah (2)
Penney, Lynette (1)
Retter, Susanne (1)
Soto-Moreno, Lourdes (1)
Tran, Allen (1 & 2)
Wan, Jonathan (2)
Xu, Heping (2)
Zed, Joanna (2)

Barrington Passage, NS

Yee, Kenny (2)

Fredericton, NB

Godin, Kristen (1)

Grafton, NB

Chatur, Hanif (2)

Greenfield, NB

Tompkins, Allison (2)

Meteghan Centre, NS

Blinn, Alain (2)

Moncton, NB

Olatunde, Oluwasayo (1 & 2)

New Maryland, NB

Armitage, Michael (2)

Saint John, NB

Sadowska, Ewa (1)
Toal, Satish (1)