Assessment strategies in gastroenterology by Neel Sharma

All doctors regardless of specialty are assessed regularly – after all assessment drives learning. From a UK standpoint assessment comprises the MRCP (UK) examinations and SCE. During GI training there is the JAG accreditation of simple and more advanced endoscopic intervention as well as portfolio based records. In the field of medical education there are […]

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‘The flipped classroom’-future of endoscopic training?

Read our latest blog on pedagogical strategies in gastroenterological training from Dr Neel Sharma. Neel Sharma is currently a gastroenterology trainee in Singapore having worked in a medical education setting across the UK, Asia and the US Medical education is now a well-recognised academic discipline. However, compared to traditional basic science it is still fairly premature having recently […]

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Missed the #FGDebate with Dr Anton Emmanuel? Catch up with the Podcast and Storify summary of the debate here – ‘Frontline IBS: An approach to treatment pathways?’

If you missed the #FGDebate with Dr Anton Emmanuel, ‘Frontline IBS: An approach to treatment pathways?’ you can catch up with the Storify summary of the #FGDebate at:   https://storify.com/FrontGastro_BMJ/frontline-ibs-an-approach-to-treatment-pathways   The podcast with Dr Anton Emmanuel can be listened to here:   https://soundcloud.com/bmjpodcasts/frontline-ibs-an-approach-to-treatment-pathways?in=bmjpodcasts/sets/frontline-gastroenterology   Don’t forget to join us for the next #FGDebate which […]

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Missed the #FGDebate with Dr David Patch and Dr Dhiraj Tripathi? Catch up with the Podcast and Storify summary of the debate here – ‘Frontline Hepatology: Variceal Bleeding Guidelines’

If you missed the #FGDebate with Professor Rebecca Fitzgerald on ‘Frontline Barrett’s: Screening, surveillance and therapy,’ you can catch up with the Storify summary of the #FGDebate at: https://storify.com/FrontGastro_BMJ/frontline-hepatology-variceal-bleeding-guidelines  The podcast with Dr David Patch can be listened to here:     Don’t forget to join us for the next #FGDebate which is out Xmas Special […]

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Missed the #FGDebate with Professor Rebecca Fitzgerald? Catch up with the Storify summary and the Podcast of the debate here – ‘Frontline Barrett’s: Screening, surveillance and therapy’

If you missed the #FGDebate with Professor Rebecca Fitzgerald on ‘Frontline Barrett’s: Screening, surveillance and therapy,’ you can catch up with the Storify summary of the #FGDebate at: https://storify.com/FrontGastro_BMJ/frontline-barrett-s-screening-surveillance-and-the The podcast with Professor Fitzgerald can be listened to here: https://soundcloud.com/bmjpodcasts/frontline-barretts-screening-surveillance-and-therapy Don’t forget to join us for the next #FGDebate which is with Dr David Patch […]

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Missed the #FGDebate with BSG-SWiG team? Catch up with the Podcast and Storify summary of the debate here – ‘Frontline Gastroenterology: Supporting Women in Gastroenterology’

If you missed the #FGDebate with the BSG-SWiG team on ‘Frontline Gastroenterology: Supporting Women in Gastroenterology,’ you can catch up with the: Podcast after the #FGDebate at https://soundcloud.com/bmjpodcasts/supporting-women-in-gastroenterology/s-Xkqfj Or the Storify summary of the #FGDebate at https://storify.com/FrontGastro_BMJ/frontline-gastroenterology-supporting-women-in-gas Don’t forget to join us for the next #FGDebate is with Professor Rebecca Fitzgerald (@RC_Fitzgerald) on Tuesday 6th […]

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‘Frontline Nutrition: The management of intestinal failure’

After the great success of the Endolive Special #FGDebate with Professor Brian Saunders, we are delighted to announce our next #FGDebate will be lead by Dr Simon Gabe (@simongabe), Consultant Gastroenterologist and Intestinal Failure Specialist, St. Mark’s Hospital, London, on Tuesday 14th April 2015, at 8-9pm GMT and will discuss, ‘Frontline Nutrition: The management of intestinal […]

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Missed the #FGDebate with Dr Alex Ford? Catch up with the Podcast and Storify summary of the debate here – ‘Frontline Neurogastroenterology: Evidence based therapeutics in irritable bowel syndrome’

If you missed the #FGDebate with Dr Alex Ford on ‘Frontline Neurogastroenterology: Evidence based therapeutics in irritable bowel syndrome’ you can catch up with the: Podcast after the #FGDebate at: https://soundcloud.com/bmjpodcasts/frontline-neurogastroenterology-evidence-based-therapeutics-in-ibs Or the Storify summary of the #FGDebate at: https://storify.com/FrontGastro_BMJ/frontline-neurogastroenterology-evidence-based-the Don’t forget to join us for the next debate with Professor Mark Prictchard (@gastrolivuni), Professor and Head of […]

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Missed the #FGDebate with Prof Marshall and Prof El-Omar? Catch up with the Podcast and the Storify summary of the debate here – ‘Frontline Research: The highs and lows of academic life – the basics, the barriers and the breakthroughs’

If you missed the #FGDebate with Nobel Professor Barry Marshall and Professor Emad El-Omar , ‘Frontline Research: The highs and lows of academic life – the basics, the barriers and the breakthroughs’, you can catch up with the: Podcast with Prof Marshall and Prof El-Omar, after the #FGDebate: https://soundcloud.com/bmjpodcasts/frontline-research-the-highs-and-lows-of-academic-life?in=bmjpodcasts/sets/frontline-gastroenterology Or the Storify summary of the #FGDebate […]

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