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Mindful Learning - Developing Entrustable Skills

A monthly newsletter designed to support students who are participating in the ESP@TT.

Consistent format (possible upgrades based on feedback, comments, and suggestions.)

  • ESP News:  announcements of scheduled events, progress reports, survey results
  • Did You Know…?  Research discoveries with applications
  • ESP Reminders/Tips:  Key program concepts to keep in mind
  • We Get Mail:  Questions or feedback that can be shared to help others.

Value added – information designed to enhance mastery of clinical skills.

New issues will be posted on the first of the month

  • eMail reminder in the subject line to registered TTUHSC students
  • Link in the message body
  • Issues - 2013

  • August - BDNF increased by exercise, grouping terms in concept mapping
  • September - Mediation leads to better grades, making checklists
  • October - Mindfulness improves memory, concept mapping as a "collection" of methods
  • November - Omega-3s lower anxiety in medical students, breaking-in to concept mapping
  • December - Cocoa improves cognition; reduces emotional stress, prioritizing with question analysis
  • Issues - 2014

  • January - Self directed learning in residents, use of flash cards
  • February
  • March
  • April
  • May
  • June
  • July
  • August