Wijk Competence and Development

Lectures, training, supervision and investigations to develop employees in the healthcare sector with focus on physicians. I want to contribute to good patient care by improving
- the conditions for learning
- individuals' competence
- the collaboration between various health care professionals.

Hanna Wijk (former Frydén) is a psychologist focused on work psychology and learning, which she combines with a deep knowledge of professional development in health care with a special focus on postgraduate medical education. Hanna has also defended her thesis at Karolinska Institutet, "Educational leadership in physicians´specialist training - programme directors´experiences". 


Traning and workshops (selections)
Leadership for residents
Assessment and feedback in specialist training
Courses for supervisors
Courses for program directors
Educational leadership in medical education
Difficult conversations and situations in medical education

Investigations (selections)
Quality review of specialist training in different Swedish regions, LIPUS
Formulation of national recommendations for general goals in specialist training, Swedish medical association
Success factors for clinical research environment, Karolinska Institutet

Employments (selection)
Swedish medical association
Karolinska Institutet
Stockholm county council

Articles and literature (selection)
Wijk, H., Heikkilä, K., Ponzer, S. et al. Successful implementation of change in postgraduate medical education – a qualitative study of programme directors. BMC Med Educ 21, 213 (2021). 

Wijk, H., et al. (2019). "Factors influencing effectiveness in postgraduate medical education - a qualitative study of experiences of the responsible clinical consultants." BMC Med Educ 19(1): 3

Fryden H, Ponzer S, Heikkila K, Kihlstrom L, Nordquist J. Roles, tasks and educational functions of postgraduate programme directors: a qualitative study. Postgraduate medical journal. Oct 2015;91(1080):588-593.
Frydén, H., Hoff Lindahl. Handledning under ST. In. ST-boken. Björgell O, Uddenfeldt Wort U, editors. 1. uppl. Lund: Studentlitteratur; 2015.  (eng. Supervision during specialist training)

Sundberg, K., Frydén, H., Kihlström, L., Nordquist, J. The Swedish duty hour enigma, BMC Medical Education, 2013 (supplement: “Resident Duty Hours Across Borders: An International Perspective”)


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