Social Media in Medical Education Course

The world’s first university course describing social media from the medical perspective goes global as The Social MEDia Course is launched with innovative prezis, post tests and gamification. From the course info, “Social media is changing how medicine is practiced and healthcare is delivered. Patients, doctors, communication or even time management, everything is changing, except medical education.[…]

Podcast: Problem-Based Learning at UC Berkeley Medical School

Through a progressive disclosure of information, role-playing, simulations and instant availability of information students at UC Berkeley–UCSF Joint Medical Program teach each other the foundations of medical sciences. One method used is Problem Based Learning that includes a variety of technologies for collaboration. Find out more: Problem based learning. Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine[…]