Dr Martina Crehan joined RCSI in 2012, having been the coordinator of the Postgraduate Diploma in Teaching & Learning at Dublin Institute of Technology. Martina’s role focuses on pedagogical support for curriculum design/redesign, and course development, specifically in relation to the constructive alignment of curricula. She is co-ordinator of the RCSI Postgraduate Diploma in Health Professions Education. Her areas of expertise include teaching and learning in higher education, student engagement and retention, formative assessment and feedback, and reflective practice. Her role also focuses on the delivery of consultancy and workshops on a variety of topics in learning and teaching development including, but not limited to, large group teaching, teaching styles and strategies, qualitative research, and peer observation of teaching. She is a committee member of the Educational Developers in Ireland Network (EDIN), and a panel member on the Shannon Consortium panel for their regional teaching excellence award.