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IDEALS Year 1 Module Reading List

Innovation, Development, Enterprise, Leadership and Safety 1, 2021/22, Semester 1, 2
Dr Valerie Farnsworth
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Transition & Wellbeing  

 Humans of Healthcare Podcast, University of Leeds: May 2019 – present. [Online] Available from   

University of Leeds wellbeing resources  [Online] Available from 

BMA Wellbeing Resources, BMA [Online] Available from    


University of Leeds Academic Skills  

 Note making - 

 Reflective writing -   

 Group work -   

 Presentations - 


Professionalism   & Professional Development

 Achieving Good Medical Practice: guidance for medical students, GMC: 2016 [Online] Available from:

GMC Outcomes for Graduates, GMC: 2018  [Online] Available from: 

Duckworth, A. L., Peterson, C., Matthews, M. D., & Kelly, D. R. (2007). Grit: Perseverance and Passion for Long-Term Goals. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 92(6), 1087–1101.

Think Again: The Power of Knowing What you Don't Know. Grant, A. WH Allen 2021.


Teamwork & Leadership  

Faculty of Medical Leadership & Management articles and resources for medical students. [Online] Available from 

NHS Leadership Academy Healthcare Leadership Model. [Online] Available from 

NHS Leadership Academy: Students - learning to lead in health and care. [Online] Available from

Emotional Intelligence – why it can matter more than IQ. Goleman, D. Bloomsbury, 1996.

Black Box Thinking Syed, M. Murray 2016.      



 Making the difference: diversity and inclusion in the NHS, Kings Fund 2015 [Online] Available from: 

Why I’m no longer talking to white people about race. Eddo-Lodge, R. Bloomsbury 2018. Available from Leeds Library Catalogue 

Diversify: how to challenge inequality and why we should. Sarpong, J. Harper Collins 2019. Not currently available from the library but some free online content here:      

Blindspot: hidden biases of good people. Banaji, M. Bantam 2016.      


NHS & Healthcare Systems  

 NHS Long Term Plan, NHSE: 2019  [Online] Available from 

GMC Caring for Doctors, GMC: 2019  [Online] Available from 


Patient Safety   

 NHS Improvement resources: patient safety. [Online] Available from 

ABC of patient safety  Sandars, JE; Cook, G  Blackwell, BMJ: Oxford 2007 

Thinking fast & slow. Kahneman, D. Penguin 2012.  


This list was last updated on 31/08/2021