The teaching is concerned with providing students with opportunities to learn. Teachers have a profound responsibility to convey the art and science of current medical practice to the students and assess the students uniformly. In order to do so, the teacher must be aware of the principles of teaching and assessment. This book is written for medical teachers. All the contemporary issues in medical education, different educational strategies and various aspects of assessment are explored in this book. All teachers involved in teaching health care professionals will find this review of current developments in medical education useful.
Prof. Tahmina Begum is one of the eminent physicians in the field of Paediatrics who has vast teaching and clinical experience of nearly 30 years. Until recently she served as Professor & Head of Paediatrics, BIRDEM & Ibrahim Medical College. Prior to this, she worked at Mymensingh Medical College and Dhaka Medical College. Her untiring pursuit of medical knowledge has been reflected in many research works and more than 50 publications.
Over the years, she has been mentoring junior colleagues, undergraduate and post-graduate students to make learning meaningful.
Professor Tahmina Begum was born at Sararchar, Bajitpur at Kishoreganj District in October 1957. She graduated with honours in 1982 from Mymensingh Medical College. She obtained FCPS in Paediatrics from BCPS in 1990 and