I am currently responsible for co-ordinating and teaching of life support and cardio-pulmonary resuscitation to medical undergraduates (MBChB course) and dental undergraduates (BDS course) throughout years 1 to 5. I also collaborate with NHS Resuscitation Officers to deliver a range courses.
Lectures and conferences
John Ramsay. Creating a Realistic Dental Environment to Enhance Learning of Medical Emergencies in the Undergraduate Curriculum. Fifth International Clinical Skills Conference. Prato, Tuscany (2013)
John Ramsay. Final Year Dental Student’s Evaluation of Medical Emergencies Training in the BDS Undergraduate. 11th Annual Scottish Clinical Skills Network meeting. (2012).
George Hogg, Gillian Keith, Paul Christie, John Ramsay and Jean S Ker. Listening to Patients- Simulated Patients’ Evaluation of an Interprofessional Ward Simulation Exercise.Association for the Study of Medical Education meeting, (2008).
John Ramsay, Gillian Keith & George Hogg. The Evaluation of a Structured Workshop Programme for Training Simulated Patients in Teaching Undergraduate and Pre-registration Students. 8th Annual Scottish Clinical Skills Network meeting. (2007)
L.McIlwaine, G.Hogg, J.Ramsay, and J.S.Ker. Final Year Students’ Perception of the Role of a Ward Simulation Exercise in Preparing the for Fitness to Practice. Association for the Study of Medical Education meeting. (2007).
Jean S Ker, Gillian Dewar and John Ramsay. Promoting Student Centred Learning – The Development of Inter-professional Scripts for Simulated Patients. Association for the Study of Medical Education meeting, (2002).
Basic Emergency Care (BEC)
Resuscitation Council (UK) Advanced Life Support (ALS)
Paediatric life Support (PLS)
Resuscitation Council (UK) Immediate Life Support (ILS)
Acute Life Threatening Events Recognition and Treatment (ALERT) course
Assessment (and management) of Patient at Risk Training (APART) course
Resuscitation Council (UK) Generic Instructors Course (GIC)
George Hogg, Michelle Lorente, Gillian Keith, John Ramsay, Lucy Ambrose, Lysa Owen, Jean Ker The evaluation of a ward simulation exercise to support hospital at night practitioners develop safe practice. International Journal of Clinical Skills. Vol 2,2 (2008)
John Ramsay, Gillian Keith, George Hogg & Jean S Ker. Can't Speak Won't Speak - Students' Perceptions on the Use of Simulated Patients for a Clinical Communication Skills Exercise. Nursing Standard. (2008)
The evaluation of a ward simulation exercise to support hospital at night practitioners develop safe practice.
Jean S Ker, Gillian Dewar, John Ramsay, & George Hogg. From Simulated Patient to Simulated Client: Developing a Professional Learning Programme for Medicine and Law. 7th Annual Conference of the Learning in Law Initiative, Paper (2005).
Jean S Ker, Alan Dowie, Jon Dowell, Gillian Dewar, John A Dent, John Ramsay, Sheena Benvie, Lee Bracher & Cathy Jackson. Twelve Tips to Developing and Maintaining a Simulated Patient Bank. Medical Teacher (2004)