MEIN Faculty Education Innovation Award 2021

Innovators in Medical Education are more important than ever. Applicants for the MEIN Faculty Education Innovation Award had each responded imaginatively and successfully to an educational need: some necessitated by the challenge of teaching during a pandemic; others enhancing student and staff experiences through a range of initiatives including online …

The National Undergraduate Neuroanatomy Competition (NUNC) 2021

On Saturday 10th July 2021, the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Southampton, in association with The Anatomical Society of Great Britain and Ireland hosted its ninth annual National Undergraduate Neuroanatomy Competition. One hundred and four medical students from across the UK and Ireland attended the one-day conference that …

Global Accessibility Awareness Day 2021

On Thursday 20th May, we celebrated the tenth annual Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD).  The purpose of GAAD is to get everyone talking, thinking and learning about digital access/inclusion and people with different disabilities. We took the opportunity to highlight a number of resources and links, that illustrate good practice …

MEIN Faculty Education Innovation Award 2021

The Medical Education Innovation Network’s Innovation Award recognises and celebrates outstanding innovative teaching practice taking place in the Faculty of Medicine.  The 2020-21 inaugural award is open to individuals or teams from across our educational community involved in our undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, including staff (academic and non-academic) and students.  …

Uyiosa Ogunbor, a final year medical student receives Akindolie Scholarship

Our thanks to Dr Scott Border for highlighting the following student achievement.  Dr Border is Principal Teaching Fellow in Anatomy, founding member of the Medical Education Innovation Network (MEIN) and host of the Teaching and Scholarship Podcast.  He is passionate about developing online learning platforms and peer teaching.  He is …