Tag Archives: education

Surgical Ed Learning Theory

Discussion with PhD educator Dr. Aimee Gardner on learning theories and innovation in surgical education.

Assessing Operative Skills

Dr. Aycha Toprak discusses development of Surgical Procedure Feedback Rubric – a tool for assessing operative skills. Dr. Toprak will present her research at Surgical Education Week in Seattle in April.

Association for Surgical Education President Dr Jones

Association for Surgical Education president Dan Jones discusses the mission and functions of the organization.
The Surgical Education Research Fellowship funds up to sixteen fellows each year.
ASE’s main 2015 meeting takes place April 23-25, in Seattle. This year’s theme is simulation.

International Hernia Collaboration

Dr. Brian Jacob discusses the booming Facebook group he founded. Video demonstrates presentations of complicated hernia cases, and Dr. Jacob discusses logistics and lessons of a global collaboration.