Health Professions Education

Gerda Marié Reitsma

Associate Professor Reitsma is currently the head of the new Centre for Health Professions Education in the Faculty of Health Sciences.  She received her PhD in Teaching and Learning at the NWU in 2006. Before that she completed her MSc in Home Economics, with a dissertation on Community Nutrition Education programmes. Since 2014, her main focus of research is Health Science Education in the Higher Education context, with specific reference to the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, Professional Staff Development, Interprofessional Education and Blended Learning.