AMBOSS is a digital resource with several components, most prominently an interactive library of 20,000+ medical topics and an interlinked Question Bank with nearly 5,000 clinical casebased questions. Students, educators, and even physicians use the tools in AMBOSS to help them achieve their learning goals as they go through the many stages of their education, including licensing examination and developing the skills for practicing medicine.
Developed for doctors by doctors in 2012, AMBOSS is driven to empower physicians everywhere to provide the best possible care. As one of the world’s leading digital medical resources, our platform delivers up-to-date medical knowledge to students, physicians, and faculty across the globe.
AMBOSS has not only proven useful to students for independent study but has also successfully been integrated into medical school curriculums, supporting administrators and educators in their responsibilities with teaching students.
Visit our website www.amboss.com
The National Licensing Exams Webinar (10th November 2020; 13:00-15:00 UK's time) is sponsored by AMBOSS. Delegates from AMBOSS will be present during a 15-minute timeslot to answer any questions you may have for them.
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Elsevier is a global information analytics business that provides digital solutions in strategic research management, R&D performance, clinical decision support and professional education. Elsevier publishes over 2,500 digitized journals, 40,000 e-book titles and many iconic reference works, including Gray’s Anatomy. In early 2018, Elsevier launched the latest addition to the ClinicalKey suite, an interactive education platform called ClinicalKey Student. In late 2019, Elsevier acquired 3D4Medical, creator of the world’s most advanced 3D anatomy platform, Complete Anatomy. These platforms support students and faculty by enhancing the learning experience with tools tailored to develop and assess the knowledge of aspiring medical professionals.
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The Progress Testing Webinar (8th October 2020; 13:00-14:30 UK's time) is sponsored by Elsevier. Delegates from Elsevier will be present during a 15-minute timeslot to answer any questions you may have for them.
Scorion is a leading platform for programmatic assessment and workplace learning. Developed in close collaboration with universities to monitor the development of students or professionals, Scorion contains dozens of different feedback and assessment methods. This means that all feedback and other valuable information about the learning process can be recorded in the e-portfolio. With Scorion every learning process becomes personal. Scorion can be used in any curriculum, whether it works with Entrustable Professional Activities (EPAs), competences or any other educational concepts. On the various dashboards, students and supervisors get an up-to-date and accurate picture of the learning progress anytime, anywhere. Scorion is the first data-oriented portfolio and is developed by Parantion Group, leading in the Netherlands in higher and academic education. Due to the growth of programmatic testing worldwide, we see a strong increase in the use and interest of Scorion outside the Netherlands, including South Africa, Australia, China, Germany and Belgium.
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The Programmatic assessment Webinar (21st January 2021, 15:00-18:00 UK's time) is sponsored by SCORION. Delegates from SCORION will give a 15 minute presentation and answer questions.
InSimu empowers medical professionals to safely practice and deliver clinical decisions efficiently and correctly, thus saving millions of lives every year globally. InSimu Patient is an interactive medical education app with simulated virtual patients, unlimited diagnostic pathways, and an objective scoring system. InSimu detects blind-spot and pitfalls in diagnostic thinking and efficiently teaches the correct, cost- and time-efficient, evidence-based diagnosis with a cutting-edge learning algorithm, like a private mentor. InSimu automates clinical case-based learning and makes teaching measurable, therefore, more efficient. By offering more than 7000 different virtual scenarios in 140 diseases, InSimu is the most comprehensive tool for clinical training and standardized assessment. Educators can save time with the ready-made content packages but the user-friendly interface of the InSimu course creator also enables the faculty to create highly customizable courses of virtual patients.
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Qpercom was developed by medical educators for medical educators in 2008, as a spin-off of the School of Medicine of the National University of Ireland, Galway. Qpercom’s award-winning e-assessment solutions support decision makers in education, training and workforce. The software and data analysis solutions facilitate fair assessment in OSCEs, admission interviews/MMIs,
Entrustable Professional Activities and MCQ/EMQ exams.
Qpercom is ISO 27001 certified for information security, and a registered CPD provider. A global market leader in OSCE software and analysis expertise, Qpercom provides bespoke assessment solutions to institutions including Dundee University, Karolinska Institute and the National University of Singapore. In-house assessment research and expertise drives the growth of our product features and functionalities. We look forward to serving your assessment needs.
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Speedwell has helped institutions and brands run world-class assessments for over 30 years. With some of the largest and most prestigious educational institutions using our systems daily for their summative and formative exams.
With our eSystem software, it’s possible to create, administer, analyse and report on your exams with one easy-to-use integrated system. It's flexible, allowing multiple choice, including extended matching questions, single best answer, short answer question, very short answer, multiple mini interview, hot spot, essay, and OSCE (online and offline) assessments. The in-built statistics and blueprinting functions allow ongoing improvement of exams and a visual snapshot of any gaps in your bank and assessments. The candidate feedback tool allows you to provide students with instant, detailed feedback on performance. The eSystem saves time; it’s quick and easy to write and publish exams and its compatibility with paper exam delivery systems means you can continue to run offline exams.
Visit our website www.speedwellsoftware.com
Academy of Medical Educators
The Academy of Medical Educators (AoME), established in 2006, is a charitable organisation which exists to advance medical education for the benefit of the public.
It is the professional organisation for all those involved in the training and education of doctors, dentists, veterinary surgeons and physician associates. The Academy is the standard setting body for medical educators in the UK. Its Professional Standards define the level of competence that medical educators should achieve at each point in their careers. The Standards provide a recognised framework for professionals to demonstrate expertise in medical education through accreditation as a medical teacher. Recognition by AoME demonstrates skills and competence when applying for revalidation, promotion and approval as a trainer.
Visit our website www.medicaleducators.org
Lecturio provides medical schools with the best digital teaching tools, proven effective by learning science. We understand the challenges educators face as they endeavour to educate future healthcare providers. In order to address these challenges, Lecturio offers a high-quality digital medical education resource with the needs of faculty in mind, combined with the latest state-of-the-art learning technology and comprehensive monitoring and assessment features.
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The Keynote presentation 2 (16th March 2021 , 14:00-15:30 UK’s time) is sponsored by Lecturio