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The Curbsiders Internal Medicine Podcast

Supercharge your learning as these board-certified Internists interview the experts to bring you clinical pearls, practice changing knowledge, and a healthy dose of humor. 

Oct 2, 2017

How to individualize learning for yourself, and your learners with tips from Dr. Philip A. Masters, editor-in-chief of MKSAP and IM Essentials, Vice President of Membership/International Programs at the American College of Physicians (ACP) and an Adjunct Professor of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. Dr. Masters schools us on work life balance, how to recognize and diagnose struggling learners, what resources to use, teaching exercises, and how to generate a study plan.

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Time Stamps

00:00 Intro

01:50 Listener feedback

04:18 Announcements

04:58 Picks of the Week

10:37 Guest bio and credentials

12:36 Getting to know our guest

18:05 Wellness and work life balance

22:55 How medical education has changed

28:55 Choosing resources as a learner

38:00 Case of a struggling learner

41:50 Learners with knowledge deficits and the role of the clinician (non-professional educator)

47:56 Resources to improve your skills as a medical educator

51:01 Take home points 

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