QUEST Club Workshop Series

PACT – Program for Academic Clinical Teaching 

PACT – Program for Academic Clinical Teaching (QUEST Club – Intensive)

In this QUEST Club Intensive (compressed time frame), participants will:

1. Describe and compare health professions education theories and principles relevant for health professions education

2) Apply key theories and principles in health professions education to diverse clinical teaching contexts

3) Identify and develop clinical teaching approaches tailored to and suitable for intended student learning outcomes

4) Engage with a multidisciplinary and interprofessional community of practice to develop health professions education and clinical teaching competencies

Registration Fee:

$250+ HST for external faculty or practicing professionals outside of McMaster

$50 + HST for faculty within McMaster

$25 + HST for trainees/fellows/students


📅 November 2 - December 14, 2023

3:30pm - 4:30pm EDT

November 2nd, 2023

November 16th, 2023

November 30th, 2023

December 14th, 2023

💻 Delivered Virtually (Zoom)

Overview of key milestones:

1. PACT Overview

2. Foundational Competencies

3. Principles of Teaching and Learning

4. Principles of Curriculum Development

5. Principles of Assessment and Feedback

6. Principles of Teaching in Simulation-Based Learning Contexts

7. Principles of Education Scholarship

8. Future Directions in Health Professions Education

9. Putting it all together – creating a PACT Portfolio

This QUEST Club Intensive series features asynchronous milestones & learning goals with synchronous meeting times (four 1-hour synchronous meeting times).

This workshop series target audience consists of: Nursing,  Rehabilitation Sciences,  Midwifery, Physician Assistant,  Health Professions Educators.