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Key Literature in Medical Education (KeyLIME) is a weekly podcast produced by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

We bring you the main points of a medical education article in under half a hour! Articles that are important, innovative, or will impact your educational practice are discussed. Earn MOC credits under Section 2 for each podcast.  

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Mar 29, 2016

In this episode: Linda Snell presents a paper on positive effects of social media on medical students. Length: 22:20 min

Authors: Chretien KC, Tuck MG, Simon M, Singh LO, Kind T.

Publication details: A Digital Ethnography of Medical Students who Use Twitter for Professional Development. Journal of General Internal...

Mar 15, 2016

In this episode: Jon Sherbino presents a paper that looks beyond traidtional feedback and provides a new model. Length: 16:12 min

Authors: Sargeant J, Lockyer J, Mann K, Holmboe E, Silver I, Armson H, Driessen E, MacLeod T, Yen W, Ross K, Power M.

Publication details: Facilitated Reflective Performance Feedback:...

Mar 1, 2016

In this episode: Jason presents a paper hot off the press! This pre-publication from Medical Education discusses relationships between medical microculture and the willingness of residents to report adverse events. Length: 20:20 min

Authors: Appelbaum NP, Dow A, Mazmanian PE, Jundt DK, Appelbaum EN.

Publication details:...