Getting the most out of the clinical learning experience
Sharing your time and experiences with trainees is among one of the most special gifts you can give, helping to shape the careers of future health professionals. As a new preceptor, your first experience teaching students can be challenging. The Interprofessional Academy of Educators is committed to helping you succeed.
The selected resources here are meant to quickly give you the knowledge and confidence for you and your learner to get the most out of your time together.
View the instructional videos from our UNMC Preceptor Video Series below to help get you started:
Integrate these steps into your teaching and give students a great learning environment from the very beginning of your preceptorship.
Find out about the powerful technique used in teaching, termed "sounding", and how its use will give students better clinical experiences.
Learn an array of effective tips and strategies for dealing with the processes of evaluation and grading in the clinical setting.
See how your work as a preceptor can impact you and those around you, with your efforts going further than simply volunteering.