About PeHC

This unit addresses medical education on advanced level – A master’s programme in medical education, Research in medical education and Research education in the field.

Medical educational research is an interdisciplinary field based on care sciences and behavioural sciences, particularly pedagogy but also psychology and sociology. Learning on individual and system levels in both formal education and within health care is investigated.

The research in this unit focuses pedagogical encounters in the health care environment targeting learning processes related to students, supervisors, professionals and patients. The master’s programme and the master’s academy in medical education are connected to the research group.

Research group leader

Lecturer senior

Charlotte Silén

Phone: 08-524 837 27
Organizational unit: Pedagogical encounters in Health Care
E-mail: charlotte.silen@ki.se