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   

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
January 20 - March 3, 2020

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

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

Nova Scotia 

Dr. Nadia Aumeerally, Halifax (1)
Dr. Chandra Avery, Halifax (1)
Dr. Alice Aylott, Halifax (1, 2 & 3)
Dr. Gillian Bethune, Halifax (2)
Dr. Kathy Black, Halifax (3)
Dr. Alain Blinn, Mateghan Centre (2)
Dr. Aileen Brunet, Halifax (1 & 2)
Dr. Laura Callaghan, Halifax (1)
Dr. Stacy Campbell, Halifax (2)
Dr. Clare Champoux, Antigonish (1)
Dr. Jacob Cookey, Dartmouth (1)
Dr. Heather Curtis, Halifax (1)
Dr. Beata Derfalvi, Halifax (1 & 3)
Dr. Shannon Fitzpatrick, Halifax (1)
Dr. Satvinder Ghotra, Halifax (2)
Dr. Chris Gray, Halifax (1)
Dr. David Haase, Dartmouth (3)
Dr. Wanda Hasegawa, Halifax (1)
Dr. Nicole Herschenhous, Halifax (1)
Dr. Anita Hickey, Halifax (1 & 2)
Dr. Kristen Holm, Halifax (1)
Dr. Weei-Yuarn Huang, Halifax (3)
Dr. Abir Hussein, Yarmouth (1)
Dr. John Jenkins, Lunenburg (3)
Dr. Anne Marie Krueger-Naug, Halifax (3)
Dr. Himank Kumar, Halifax (2)
Dr. Jennie Leverman, Halifax (2)
Dr. Jillian MacCuspie, Halifax (1)
Dr. Kathleen MacPherson, Truro (2)
Anne Mahalik, Halifax (3)
Dr. Sarah Manos, Halifax (1 & 3)
Dr. David Mensink, Halifax (1)
Dr. Kate Montgomery, Halifax (1)
Dr. Matt Morgan, Halifax (1)
Dr. Laurel Murphy, Halifax (1)
Dr. Amy Nason, Halifax (1)
Dr. Angela Noble, Halifax (2)
Dr. Kathleen O'Brien, Halifax (2)
Dr. Deborah Parker, Halifax (2)
Dr. Lynette Penney, Halifax (1)
Dr. Susanne Retter, Halifax (1)
Dr. Andrea Rideout, Halifax (3)
Dr. Lourdes Soto-Moreno, Halifax (1)
Dr. Tania Sullivan, Antigonish (1)
Dr. Vanessa Sweet, Halifax (2)
Dr. Frances Tompkins, Dartmouth (1)
Dr. Allen Tran, Halifax (1 & 2)
Dr. Carrie-Lee Trider, Halifax (1)
Dr. Brett Vair, Halifax (3)
Dr. Jonathan Wan, Halifax (2)
Dr. Kirstin Weerdenburg, Halifax (1)
Dr. Iona Wile, Windsor (1)
Dr. Julie Williams, Halifax (1 & 3)
Dr. Heping Xu, Halifax (2)
Dr. Kenny Yee, Barrington Passage (1 & 3)
Dr. Ali Yousefi, Dartmouth (1)
Dr. Joanna Zed, Halifax (2) 







New Brunswick

Dr. Rozario Anthony, Moncton (2)
Dr. Michael Armitage, New Maryland (2)
Dr. Dylan Blacquiere, Saint John (2)
Dr. Hanif Chatur, Grafton (2)
Dr. Joanne Fellows, Saint John (1)
Dr. Kendra Gilmore, Sussex (1)
Dr. Kristen Godin, Fredericton (1)
Dr. Kate Hadley, Fredericton (1)
Dr. John Igoe, Moncton (2)
Dr. Claudia Lamschtein, Quispamsis (1, 2 & 3)
Dr. Christos Lioupis, Moncton (1)
Dr. Joffre Munro, Rothesay (3)
Dr. Vicki Munro, Rothesay (3)
Dr. Oluwasayo Olatunde, Moncton (1 & 2)
Dr. Tamer Rizk, Saint John (2)
Dr. Anthony Rozario, Moncton (1)
Dr. Ewa Sadowska, Saint John (1)
Dr. Lisa Searle, Moncton (2) 
Dr. Katelyn Stymiest, Fredericton (1)
Dr. Will Stymiest, Fredericton (1)
Dr. Satish Toal, Saint John (1)
Dr. Allison Tompkins, Greenfield (2) 



Dr. James Andrews, BC (1)