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The University of Southampton
Medical Education

The Doctor as Mentor and Role Model Event

Doctor as Mentor & Role Model
09:30 - 16:30
17 September 2015
Chilworth Manor Hotel Chilworth Southampton SO16 7PT

For more information regarding this event, please email .

Event details

Training for BM teachers

The Doctor as Mentor and Role Model – the hidden curriculum in undergraduate medicine


In response to GMC guidance on the importance of the doctor as role model, this day will offer an opportunity to:

  • Explore the impact of role modelling and mentoring on student learning
  • Reflect on organisational role models and the hidden curriculum
  • Develop further self awareness and effectiveness as role models in clinical context
  • Enhance mentoring skills to enable students' reflective practice and self directive learning


The day will adopt a participatory approach to teaching and learning

All teachers of BM undergraduates are welcome to apply for this staff development event. You will be informed nearer the time if your application has been successful.

Speaker information

Professor Faith Hill,Professorial Fellow in Medical Education

Dr David Owen,Principal Clinical Teaching Fellow

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