Lots is happening in the world of Threshold Concepts and health!
A number of papers have been published this year (click on the Publications tab for details). And the International Journal of Practice-based Learning in Health and Social Care has published a Special Issue: Threshold Concepts in Health and Social Care, edited by Linda Martindale, Sarah Barradell, Hilary Neve and Ray Land with a wide range of stimulating and interesting papers from across the health professions.
Please let us know if you aware of additional papers and we will add these.
FOR YOUR DIARY: There are also several relevant upcoming conferences:
Threshold Concepts and TBL events, University of Dundee: 26th-28th June 2019
Wednesday 26th June 2019: European Team-Based Learning Community Masterclass (whole-day event)
Thursday 27th June 2019: Threshold Concepts in Action Conference (whole day event)
Friday 28th June 2019: Threshold Concepts in Health Special Interest Group meeting. Morning: papers/discussion with virtual access for members at a distance; Afternoon: research/writing workshop; sharing advice and ideas
Delegates can attend all 3 days, or just the Threshold Concept days. Conference fee (day 2&3) expected to be £50. Further information should be available by 18th December with an abstract submission date towards the end of February. Watch this space!
AMEE 2019: 24th – 28th August 2019, Austria Centre, Vienna
This large international Medical Education conference includes delegates from across the health professions. One of its themes this year is Threshold Concepts, so you may want to think about submitting a paper. https://amee.org/conferences/amee-2019
Abstract submissions by 6 February 2019 (MIDNIGHT UK TIME).
Eight International Biennial Threshold Concepts Conference
The 8th Biennial Threshold Concepts Conference is, we understand, planned for 2020 at University College London (UCL), London, United Kingdom
We will post more information when available