Mindfulness in Medical Education (MiME) showcase and inaugural meeting

29th November 2017
London, uk

The Mindfulness in Medical Education (MiME) Specialist Interest Group would like to invite all those interested in the innovative uses of mindfulness in medical education to join us for a day of showcasing of good practice and our inaugural meeting of the MiME SIG.We invite people to contact us if they would like to attend and/ or would like to present their work at this event. Please email Ms Ruth Sugden ruth.sugden@kcl.ac.uk or Dr Helen Bintley on h.bintley@qmul.ac.uk with your name, a title and short description of your presentation.A more detailed breakdown of the event will follow shortly. We regret that although the event will be free to attend we will not be able to subsidise any other delegate costs associated with this event
Venue and Location:Barts Pathology Lab, 3rd Floor, Robin Brook CentreSt Bartholomew’s HospitalW Smithfield, London EC1A 7BETimes 10am – 4pm
If you go through the arch from Smithfield’s market into the hospital grounds and then turn right the Robin Brook Centre is in front of you. Please take the stairs or lift up to the third floor and the museum is through the double doors on the left. The nearest tube station in Barbican or Farringdon (West Smithfield’s entrance) or St Paul’s (main entrance).

Morning Sessions 

Registration and refreshments

Mindful meditation and introduction to the day

10.30 – 12.30
Presentations (10m pres, 5m Q)

10:30 – 10.45

10:45 – 11:00

11:00 – 11.15

11.15 – 11.30
Refreshments/comfort break

11:30 – 11:45

11:45 – 12.00

12:00 – 12.15

12.00 – 12.30
Summing up of the themes of the session and close of session

12:30 – 13.30
Lunch (provided in the museum) and networking

Afternoon sessions

13:30 – 14.00
Two round table discussions (30 minutes delegates to choose one)TABLE 1: (Ruth/Mythili to facilitate) “What is the ideal way to teach mindfulness inmedical education?”TABLE 2: (Helen to facilitate) “How should we assess mindfulness in medicaleducation?”

Feedback from the tables

Refreshments/comfort break

SIG inaugural meeting (Ruth/ Helen chair)

Summing up of the themes emerged throughout the day and future plans

 Please click HERE to download/view a PDF of the programme

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