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Jill Thistlethwaite

Degree & Credential: MBBS, MMEd, PhD, FRCGP, FRACGP
Title: Professor of Medical Education
Organization: University of Technology Sydney
Profession: Physician (MD/DO)

Professor Jill Thistlethwaite is a health professions education consultant and a practising family physician.  She is affiliated to the University of Technology, Sydney (UTS) and the University of Queensland.  Jill received her medical degree from the University of London and was a general practitioner in a semi-rural practice in the north of England for 12 years.  She became an academic medical educator in 1996, and subsequently obtained her Masters in Medical Education from the University of Dundee and her PhD in shared decision making and medical education from the University of Maastricht.  Jill has been working in Australia since 2003.  Her major interests are interprofessional education (IPE), communication skills and professionalism.  She has written one book on values-based interprofessional collaboration, co-authored 4 books and co-edited three – the most recent on leadership development for IPE and collaborative practice. She has also published over 80 peer-reviewed papers and book chapters. In 2014, Jill spent 4 months as Fulbright senior scholar at the National Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education. 


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Curriculum & Competencies 6 years 3 months ago
IPE Resources 6 years 6 months ago
Measurement & Evaluation 6 years 3 months ago
Topics in Interprofessionalism 6 years 6 months ago

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The medical students in this study are allocated to practising health care teams so does this activity fit with learning from, with and about?  
It is always interesting to read about new tools/inventories and how they were developed.  But then they often disappear from view so it is hard to know who is using them in practice, what they...
Hi everyone who is looking at this book - we the authors would love some feedback on chapters!
  I have run or been a participant in several workshops about 'IPE space' - usually starting out from the scenario that anything is possible for a brand new initiative/building.  Many people suggest...
12/15/2015 in Physical Space for IPE
I have run workshops with facilitate health professionals exploring values and language (recently with Sue Fergy in London) - values can be personal, professional and organisational.  Discussing how...