Medical education is an education related to the practice of being a medical practitioner; either the initial training to become a physician (i.e., medical school and internship), or additional training thereafter (e.g., residency and fellowship).
Medical education and training varies considerably across the world. Various teaching methodologies have been utilised in medical education, which is an active area of educational research.
Certificate in Health Professions Education (CHPE)
CHPE aims at introducing the basic and applied concepts of medical education to the Pakistani health sciences teachers and improving their skills to perform the basic functions of a teacher in health sciences institutes. Certificate in Health Professions is a teacher friendly program that helps teachers in health sciences to develop their basic teaching skills. All teachers must acquire basic teaching skills if they wish to adopt a teaching career in health sciences.