Where is the next generation of medical educators?

William G Hart and Robert Pearce
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (10): . || doi: 10.5694/mja13.10173
Published online: 3 June 2013

To the Editor: The thought-provoking editorial by Hu and colleagues laments the “erratic supply of medical educators”.1 Curriculum design and review, course accreditation, and student teaching and assessment at all levels require specialist expertise in education. The 17th National Prevocational Medical Education Forum, held in Perth in November 2012, revealed pressures throughout the medical education and training pipeline.

  • William G Hart
  • Robert Pearce

  • Department of Medical Education, Curtin University, Perth, WA.


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