8th Midlands Medical Education Conference

10th April 2024
Birmingham Medical School, B15 2TH



Don’t be AI-fraid – Embracing Artificial Intelligence in Medical Education

The ASME Educator Development Committee (EDC) are delighted to co-sponsor the 8th Midlands Medical Education Conference. The Midlands Medical Education Committee is a regional group including representation from all Midlands Medical Schools. Their aim is to promote collaborative working between the schools, including holding an annual regional conference which rotates around each university.

In the morning, the Keynote address will be delivered by Prof Dame Helen Stokes-Lampard and Professor Alastair Denniston from the University of Birmingham, followed by showcase presentations.

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08:30 – 09:30 Registration, refreshments and put up posters Wolfson Common room

09:30 – 09:40 Welcome to Birmingham Medical School and the MMEC – Professor Kate Thomas, Dean of Birmingham Medical School Arthur Thomson Lecture Theatre

09:40 – 10:40 Keynote Speakers – Prof Dame Helen Stokes- Lampard and Professor Alastair Denniston from the University of Birmingham Arthur Thomson Lecture Theatre

Refreshment break

10:40 – 11:00 Wolfson Common room

11:00 – 12:30 Showcase presentations Arthur Thomson Lecture Theatre

Lunch, networking and poster viewing

12:30 – 14:00 Wolfson Common room

14:00 – 15.30 Workshops – various rooms (preferences submitted with conference sign up)

15:30 – 15:50 Conference closing remarks Arthur Thomson Lecture Theatre

15:50 – 16:00 Student poster presentation prize award Arthur Thomson Lecture Theatre


Please note that registration for this event is limited and managed through individual schools.

Committee Members and Medical School Contacts

Aston University – Nadia Lascar n.lascar@aston.ac.uk and Wendy Leadbeater w.leadbeater@bham.ac.uk

Keele University – Matthew Webb w.webb@keele.ac.uk

University of Birmingham – Mary O’Hanlon m.ohanlon@bham.ac.uk

University of Leicester – Lisa Quinn lmq3@leicester.ac.uk and Mark Hamilton mh300@leicester.ac.uk

University of Lincoln – Danny McLaughin dmclaughlin@lincoln.ac.uk

University of Nottingham – Pam Hagan pamela.hagan@nottingham.ac.uk

University of Warwick – Lanre Sorinola Olanrewaju.O.Sorinola@warwick.ac.uk and Kate Owen (Chair) Katherine.owen@warwick.ac.uk

Please follow the link to access the  Birmingham University Campus map here. 
The conference will take place in the Medical School on Vincent Drive (blue buildings on campus map).

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