Dr. Andrea Gingerich is an assistant professor with the Northern Medical Program, a regional campus of the University of British Columbia Faculty of Medicine located at the University of Northern British Columbia in Prince George. She obtained her PhD in health professions education in 2015 from Maastricht University under the supervision of Drs. Cees van der Vleuten, Kevin Eva and Glenn Regehr. Her dissertation challenged the rater idiosyncrasy explanation for error variance by identifying multiple clusters of consensus within physicians’ variable clinical assessment judgments of a given trainee. Andrea was awarded a masters degree in medical education with distinction through the University of Dundee in 2010 with a thesis focusing on assessment in problem-based learning. Her experience with facilitating small group learning activities at the Northern Medical Program extends back to 2006. Her teaching and research is informed by various former roles in healthcare including four years working as a licensed naturopathic doctor in rural Ontario.