Dr Gerard Browne

Dr. Gerard Browne

Lead for Undergraduate Medical Education

School of Medicine

Harrington Building, HA248

+44 (0) 1772 89 4770


Gerard Browne is a general practitioner (GP) and medical educator. He has been actively involved with undergraduate medical education since 2009.

Before Joining the University of Central Lancashire Dr Browne was a lecturer in medical education (PBL) at the Graduate Entry Medical School, University of Limerick.

Dr Browne is an external examiner at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Southampton.

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Membership of professional and learned bodies :



  • B Sc (Hons.), PhD, MB ChB, Cert. Med. Ed., MRCGP, FHEA

Research Activities

  • Assessment in medical education

Teaching Activities

  • Clinical and communication skills
  • Module lead for Medical Skills and Quality Care 2 (UM2030)
  • Theme lead for Medical Skills and Quality Care in phase 1 of the MBBS curriculum


Doherty, D. O., Mc Keague, H., Harney, S., Browne, G., & McGrath, D. (2018). What can we learn from problem-based learning tutors at a graduate entry medical school? A mixed method approach. BMC Medical Education, 18(1), 96.

Browne, G. P., Bjelogrlic, P., Issburner, J., & Jackson, C. M. (2013). Undergraduate student assessors in a formative OSCE station. Medical Teacher, 35(2), 170-171.