Pursuing Excellence in Healthcare Professions Education: Belfast

  • centre for experimental medicine

30th June

Admission: Free

Secure a place by emailing Deborah.millar@qub.ac.uk by close of play on 15/06/2017. 

The Scholarly Education Research Network are pleased to announce that their SERN conference this year will take place on the 30th June 2017. The conference is open to all in the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences. Ultimately the objective of this conference is to enhance healthcare education by bringing together individuals with an interest and responsibility in healthcare education. 


Dr Jerry Marsden, Consultant Dermatologist at University Hospital Birmingham from 1987 to 2013. Main interest was skin oncology and in particular the management of primary and loco- regional melanoma. Lead author 2010 UK Melanoma Guidelines. Also Flight instructor for the EASA commercial pilot licence, multi-engine piston rating and instrument rating 2014 to date. Main interest is flight safety in both commercial and general aviation, and the opportunities this might offer to the UK NHS. 


  • You are invited to submit abstracts of papers concerned with research and new concepts in undergraduate, postgraduate and continuing healthcare education. One of SERNs goals is to foster and promote high quality healthcare education research and scholarship. Presentations will be in the form of either oral or poster presentations.

  • If you are interested in submitting an abstract please contact Deborah Millar at Deborah.millar@qub.ac.uk for an application form. Completed applications to be returned to Deborah Millar no later than 28/04/2017.