NOTICE

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and as directed by McMaster University, in-person events have been cancelled until further notice. All MERIT events will be virtual (please see our events page for more information). Thank you and stay well.

Events



  • Insight U - October Meeting

    Start 27 October, 2021, 5 PM

    End 6 PM


    Insight U is a community of practice for simulation based learning in health care. The meeting is coordinated by Dr. Sandra Monteiro, Assistant Director of Research at the CSBL and Scientist with MERIT.

  • MERIT Rounds - Evaluating for Longevity (Dr. Deena Hamza)

    Start 16 November, 2021, 5 PM

    End 6 PM


    While the rapid rate of change in contemporary society make innovation especially important, current evaluation practices examining the results of innovation rarely focus on the unintended and undesirable outcomes of the innovation.

  • Insight U - November Meeting

    Start 24 November, 2021, 5 PM

    End 6 PM


    Insight U is a community of practice for simulation based learning in health care. The meeting is coordinated by Dr. Sandra Monteiro, Assistant Director of Research at the CSBL and Scientist with MERIT.

  • Lunch & a Lab Meeting with Anita Acai

    Start 7 December, 2021, 12 PM

    End 1 PM


    MERIT is offering an opportunity for you to network, discover and discuss topics in health professions education. Join our featured guest as they take us on an in-depth look into a topic in HPE and a presentation of their current work.

  • Insight U - February Meeting

    Start 23 February, 2022, 5 PM

    End 6 PM


    Insight U is a community of practice for simulation based learning in health care. The meeting is coordinated by Dr. Sandra Monteiro, Assistant Director of Research at the CSBL and Scientist with MERIT.

  • Insight U - March Meeting

    Start 30 March, 2022, 5 PM

    End 6 PM


    Insight U is a community of practice for simulation based learning in health care. The meeting is coordinated by Dr. Sandra Monteiro, Assistant Director of Research at the CSBL and Scientist with MERIT.

  • MERIT Rounds - Mapping the influence of sociocultural factors on decision-making (Dr. Renate Kahlke)

    Start 19 October, 2021, 5 PM

    End 6 PM


    This presentation discusses the ways that sociocultural analyses can be used to better understand the clinical contexts and factors that influence these decisions among trainees and clinicians.

  • MERIT Journal Club

    Start 14 October, 2021, 5 PM

    End 6 PM


    Join us for discussions in health professions education at the MERIT Journal Club.

  • Lunch & a Lab Meeting with Monica Molinaro

    Start 5 October, 2021, 12 PM

    End 1 PM


    MERIT is offering an opportunity for you to network, discover and discuss topics in health professions education. Join our featured guest as they take us on an in-depth look into a topic in HPE and a presentation of their current work.

  • MERIT Rounds - Measuring the Acquisition of Health Innovation (Sarrah Lal)

    Start 21 September, 2021, 5 PM

    End 6 PM


    This talk will discuss the development of an innovation curriculum and tool called iNav that progressively engages learners in navigating complexity in healthcare, accelerates the development of health innovation competencies, and tracks competency acquisition in a way that maximizes performance (and learning) outcomes.

  • Norman Education Research Day 2021

    Start 9 June, 2021, 9 AM

    End 1 PM


    Named after one of McMaster’s longstanding faculty, Dr. Geoff Norman, this day is dedicated to celebrating the rich history and future of Health Professions Education research and scholarship across the Faculty of Health Sciences and McMaster University

  • MERIT Rounds - Defining the Future of Patient-Focused Assessment (Dan Schumacher)

    Start 18 May, 2021, 5 PM

    End 6 PM


    This presentation will discuss literature that illuminates the seemingly common experience of training outcomes not preparing graduates to be able to provide the care than patients need and deserve. With this foundation, patient-focused approaches to assessment will be argued as a way forward, positing that the future of high quality care depends on better physician performance assessment.

  • Lunch & a Lab Meeting with Sandra Monteiro

    Start 4 May, 2021, 12 PM

    End 1 PM


    MERIT is offering an opportunity for you to network, discover and discuss topics in health professions education. Join our featured guest as they take us on an in-depth look into a topic in HPE and a presentation of their current work.

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