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SWEETs17 ST-dag recap

Guest post by Jonas Willmer.   Första dagen är till ända och våra hjärnor är proppfulla med ny kunskap och nya erfarenheter! SWEETs FOAM-team består av Mads Astvad och Sandra Viggers från scanfoam.org, Thomas Dolven från […]


Das Teaching Course in Copenhagen – The what, why, how?

A personal take on the teaching course and why you may want to come to Copenhagen in June.


Camilla Goes To #TTCNYC16

At scanFOAM we love SoMe and all of our “internet friends”, so much so that we want our “real life friends” to meet our “internet friends” when opportunities arise. Therefore, Camilla stood no chance after […]


The Teaching Course NYC DAY 2 #TTCNYC16 3

Innovation and the millennial learner It will come as no surprise that innovation is a topic at The Teaching Course. The faculty behind The Teaching Course are truly first movers and innovative educators so having Christopher Doty kick off […]


The Teaching Course NYC DAY 1 #TTCNYC16 6

Once again The Teaching Course has turned the Innovation Loft in New York City into the place to be for medical educators. So of course the scanFOAM team are present in the form of me, […]


Presentation masterclass with Ross Fisher

We’re stoked to finally be able to announce something we’ve been working on for a while: A presentation masterclass featuring none other than Ross Fisher. Instead of listing all the details here, head on over to […]


How I Sim – Peter Dieckmann

Another one of the giants of the sim world has generously agreed to share his “How I Sim” story with #FOAMsim and the scanFOAM audience. Peter Dieckmann is an organisational psychologist, originally from Germany where […]


How I Sim – Jenny Rudolph 2

Next up in our “How I Sim” series is Jenny W Rudolph. You probably know of the Center for Medical Simulation founded 22 years ago where Jenny works; and to people in the world of sim she’ll […]


How I Sim – Jesse Spurr

scanFOAM.org is proud to present our next contributor to the “How I Sim” series, Jesse Spurr, hailing all the way from Oz. He’s an all round good bloke and a #FOAMed #FOAMsim star, being the co-host of simulationpodcast.com, editor-in-chief of injectableorange.com and simulation director at The Teaching Institute, just to name a few. Enjoy!


How you may be failing as an expert – and how your novice can help

As newly graduated medical students leave universities around the world and start their professional lives as junior doctors, so starts the media coverage about the #JulyEffect (1). #JulyEffect Tweets // The Dunning-Kruger effect is cited […]