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This web site reflects the views only of the author, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.

Work in progress

This section allows a constant communication and sharing of information among the project partners as far as the activities for the different intellectual outputs are concerned.

Each project partner upload this section of a three months basis.
Work in progress
Partners' Institution:
Pixel

Project's period (from/to):
01 October 2018 - 31 March 2020

Activity concerned:
IO1 - Training Package in Medical History for Medical Humanities Lecturers

Objectives of activities carried out:
This phase is devoted to the creation of a Training Package in Medical History to be adopted by Medical Humanities Lecturers and it is divided in different phases:

Map of Medical Humanities:
A presentation of all the courses where history of medicine is a module integrated in a bigger course

Focus Groups:
Different focus groups per country with medical history lecturers, medical education researchers, medical history researchers, and graduate medical students

Questionnaire for Medical Students:
A questionnaire to undergraduate medical students on the history of medicine training to identify barriers and facilitators in order to improve the learning of history of medicine.

development of the Educational Material:
A set of educational material organised in 12 units to be used by medical humanities lecturers in their courses.

The educational material comprehend also an Assessment Toolkit:

-Formative Evaluation: specific open-ended questions to evaluate the learning students after each unit and
corresponding to the IO3 videos.
-Summative Evaluation: a database of multiple-choice questions defining a specific benchmark in reason of
each competence students identified in the stakeholders consultation.

Piloting Report
An evaluation report of the piloting with students of the educational material developed in the IO1.

Description of activities carried out:
Pixel, in cooperation with UCM, produced a detailed calendar of activities in order to identify the different partners' roles, deadlines and responsibilities. Pixel also contributed to the development of the following templates:
- IO1.A1 – Mapping curricula
- IO1.A2 - Literature Review
- IO1.B – Focus Group
- IO1.C – Questionnaire for students
- IO1.D – Table of contents of the Educational Material
- IO1.E – Guidelines for the development of the Educational Material
- IO1.F – Piloting Report Guidelines


The forms have been presented and approved during the kick off meeting.
Pixel also implemented the related section on the project portal.
Pixel continuously monitored and supported the work of the partners for the development of the intellectual output.

Results Achieved:
The activity is carried out according to the upadated time line.