ASME’s Mission

“To meet the needs of teachers, trainers and learners in medical education by supporting research-informed, best practice across the continuum of medical education.”

ASME’s Strategic Aim:

“To allow members to share and further best practice in Medical Education”

ASME Goals

  • Promote high quality research into medical education
  • Provide opportunities for developing medical educators
  • Disseminate good evidence based educational practice
  • Inform and advise Governmental and other organisations on medical education matters
  • Develop relationships with other organisations and groupings in healthcare education.

ASME Values

  • Education and learning are central to the delivery of high quality healthcare
  • Education must be an important component in the strategies of Governmental and other healthcare organisations
  • Good healthcare educators are central in planning, delivering and evaluating high quality healthcare
  • Individual members of ASME should be supported and developed
  • High quality research is necessary for the development of healthcare education
  • Vision, innovation and leadership in healthcare education are to be fostered

ASME’s Objectives:

To position ourselves as a UK-focused, internationally-facing trusted and dynamic organisation, working with our members, for our members

To invest in targeted marketing to increase impact and influence of ASME, grow membership and increase income, to enable the development of further member services

To invest in modernising and expanding our online presence via a fit-for-purpose website which can support online resources

To focus on improved marketing of existing successful products, while developing sustainable additional products and resources

Our Conferences

Our events run in a variety of locations throughout the UK. We aim to offer courses and conferences which will educate, enrich and develop all those who attend. Click through to find out more!

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Publications & Resources


ASME produces in collaboration with Wiley, the journals Medical Education and The Clinical Teacher.

We also offer a range of online resources to members.

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Our Awards


ASME offers a range of awards and grants to support members and promote the development of medical and healthcare educators and to disseminate good practice in medical education. 

Find out more about our awards

Forthcoming Conferences