Andrew Brown is a medical education administrator and has worked in Newcastle hospitals for 6 years. After studying English Language, Andrew joined undergraduate education in 2014 and coordinated the delivery of the MBBS curriculum for Newcastle University medical students within clinical settings. Andrew now works as a programme lead in postgraduate education and has recently joined the Schwartz Round working group. He has helped to establish digital platforms for continued Schwartz Round delivery and evaluation.
Delivering virtual Schwartz Rounds alongside other staff support approaches amidst this covid environment is not only achievable but can be powerful and effective, say authors Paula Dimarco, Dr Sue Brown, Andrew Brown and Dr Melinda Firth.