Harish Thampy, BSc, MB, ChB (Hons), FRCGP, MSc (Med Ed), PFHEA

Professor of Medical, Education, University of Manchester, UK

Associate Program Director and Academic Lead for Assessment, Undergraduate Medical Program


Top 5 Areas of Expertise and Interest

  • Teaching and assessing clinical reasoning
  • Assessment practices, with particular interest in clinical assessments such as OSCEs
  • Supporting professional identity formation as clinical teacher
  • Peer- and near-peer teaching
  • Mentoring


I am Professor of Medical Education alongside my clinical role as a General Practitioner partner. I am the Associate Programme Director and Academic Lead for Assessment for the undergraduate medical programme at Manchester, responsible for the design, delivery and quality assurance processes of all assessments used across the 5 years of the Programme. I am also the unit co-lead for the Assessment & Feedback unit for the online PgCert in Medical and Healthcare Education.

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