DMEG's Zone of Proximal Development Virtual Conference 2022

The Developing Medical Educators Group (DMEG) hosted their inaugural conference: DMEG's Zone of Proximal Development on Wednesday 21st September 2022.

It was a fantastic event, well attended with great feedback.  DMEG would like to thank all presenters who chose to showcase their work at the conference, our fantastic keynote speakers Dr Jamie Read and Dr Lewis Potter, as well as every delegate that joined in and made this first event a success.  

Best Oral Presentation. 

This was awarded to Dr David Hettle for his presentation 'A senior clinical teaching fellow - the next step in supporting educational development for junior doctors?; Hettle D, Fowweather S, Estela C, Morgan J, North Bristol Academy Trust

DMEG also Highly Commended

Tolerance of ambiguity in veterinary students on a traditional (5-year) and graduate entry (4-year) Bachelor of Veterinary Sciences degree programme. By Arnold L1, Warman S1, Hammond J2   1University of Bristol, 2 University of Glasgow 


Discover Medical Education at NUH NHS Trust – a new staff development programme  By Glover I1, Khin-Htun S2, Shah M2  1Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Trust, 2Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust 

Best video pitch.

This was awarded to Academy of Medical Education: Medical Education Certificate First Edition, Honduras. By Henriquez GS1,2, Alvarado Carias IE2,3, , Pineda JN3, Suazo Rivera JF2,4, Solano J2,5.  1 Hospital Regional del Sur, Honduras, 2Asociacion de Educacion Medica Hondurena, Honduras, 3Hospital Zafiro, Honduras, 4West Middlesex Hospital, 5Salford Royal Hospital

'DMEG's Zone of Proximal Development Virtual Conference' has been approved by the Federation of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom for 5 category 1 (external) CPD credit(s).  

Attendance and Presenter certificates have now been sent out, and links to the recorded sessions have been sent to all registered delegates.  Do get in contact if you've not received these.  


The full programme is now available, click here  to download a copy.