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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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Jul 28, 2020

Episode length: 27:45

This 'Best of' Episode was originally aired in September 2018 and has been downloaded over 2, 500 times!!

Here are some citations for those listeners who are interested in taking a deeper dive into Philosophy of science:

  1. Crotty, The Foundations of Social Research: Meaning and Perspective in the...

Jul 21, 2020

Episode length: 24:38

Author: Sukhera et. al.

Publication: The Implicit Association Test in health professions education: A meta-narrative review Perspect Med Educ. 2019 Oct; 8(5): 267–275.

The authors set out to synthesize existing knowledge about the IAT, about how and why it is used for teaching and learning...

Jul 14, 2020

Episode length: 26:52

Author: Puschel et. al.

Publication: Academic excellence in Latin America: Social accountability of medical schools Medical Teacher June 2020.

Social accountability is a key dimension of and a standard of excellence in medical education. But what is social accountability and why is it...

Jul 7, 2020

Episode length: 28:46

Author: Young et. al.

Publication: A mobile app to capture EPA assessment data: Utilizing the consolidated framework for implementation research to identify enablers and barriers to engagement Perspect Med Educ June 2020.

Tech is never a solution for poor educational design. But, good educational...