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Anita Laidlaw has been a member of the Medical Education Research Executive component of SMERC since it formed in Sep 2011. She is a Principal Teaching Fellow in the Medical School, University of St Andrews where she is Convenor of the Clincial Communication strand within the BSc Medicine programme.
She is also controller of a Module for an MSc Health Psychology (Stage 1 training for Chartered Health Psychologist) and Co-Director of the Centre for Higher Education Research, also at the University of St Andrews. She has developed two programmes of research in healthcare education: psychological factors influencing clinical communication; and student psychological well being and is interested in designing and testing interventions or training which assist individuals within both areas.