NICE Student Champion Scheme resources

The following resources are available for people involved in the NICE Student Champion Scheme.

Generic peer to peer workshop resources

Evidence search resources

Download the 2020 to 2021 resources as a ZIP file, which contains the following documents:

  1. NICE Evidence search: a quick guide
  2. NICE Evidence search reference slide set v12.10.2020
  3. Evidence Type definitions
  4. Teaching tips (2 documents - face to face and online)
  5. Fastest Fingers First quiz
  6. Top tips from previous champions
  7. Facilitator checklist (2 documents - face to face and online)
  8. Facilitator flowchart
  9. Suggested format for cascade session
  10. Final report template

You can also watch evidence search introduction videos on YouTube.

Journal articles and poster presentations

  1. Peer teaching and information retrieval: the role of the NICE Evidence search student champion scheme in enhancing students’ confidence, Laura Sbaffi, Elaine Hallsworth, Anne Weist, Health Information and Libraries Journal, 11 January 2018.
  2. Student-led promotion of evidence-based healthcare, Michael Daldry, Lorna Burns, Inspire Student Health Sciences Research Journal, October 24, 2017.
  3. NICE Evidence Search: Student peers' views on their Involvement as Trainers in Peer-based Information Literacy Training, Laura Sbaffi, Frances Johnson, Jillian Griffiths, Jennifer Rowley , Anne Weist, The Journal of Academic Librarianship, Volume 41, Issue 2, March 2015, Pages 201–206.
  4. Peer-based information literacy training: Insights from the NICE Evidence Search Student Champion Scheme, Jennifer Rowley, Frances Johnson, Laura Sbaffi, Anne Weist, Library and Information Science Research 37 Pages 277-84 December 2015.
  5. Swansea Medical School: The NICE Student Champion Scheme - inspiring and developing medical students as future leaders in healthcare improvement (PDF). (Feb 2012) Dean, S. et al
  6. Bart’s and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, QMUL: Reducing students' doubts in evidence- based medicine (PDF). (August 2013) Perera, M.
  7. Bart’s and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, QMUL: Reflections on the benefits of introducing NICE Student Champion Scheme: an action research study (PowerPoint). (August 2013) Boparai, A. et al
  8. Keele Medical School: Peer teaching of evidence based medicine to undergraduate students (PowerPoint). (August 2013) Rees, E.
  9. Leicester Medical School: Fitness for Practice: How Can Junior Doctors Ensure They Keep Up To Date? (PowerPoint) (June 2014) Knight, K. et al
  10. Birmingham Medical School: NICE Evidence Search Student Champion Scheme: Evaluating Student-Owned Learning (PowerPoint). (June 2014) Loveridge, S.
  11. Cambridge Medical School: NICE Student Champions: A paradigm, for peer to peer teaching in evidence based medicine (PDF). (January 2016) Tahira, A. et al
  12. Bristol University, School of Oral and Dental Science: NICE Evidence Search Student Champion Scheme: training peers to value evidence-based dentistry through NICE Evidence Search (PDF) (November 2016) Hague, A et al

NICE workshop resources

Learning about NICE: 6 February 2019

  1. Introduction to NICE - Rosie Benneyworth (PowerPoint)
  2. Guidance development - Mark Rasburn and Ross Maconachie (PowerPoint)
  3. Making decisions with patients - Andy Hutchinson (PowerPoint)
  4. Keeping in touch with NICE - Karla Hancock (PowerPoint)

Student champion podcast

Listen to Abbigail Howson from the University of Leeds Medical School talking about her experience of being a student champion.

Download podcast (MP3)