Introduction to Design Thinking I

Introduction to Design the future! June 13, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM, LIB 400 Do you have a great idea or solution for a local issue at UNTHSC? Are you willing to be a factor for creating change? This is your chance to participate in cross-institutional teams made up of faculty, staff, and students. Design[…]

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.[…]

Health Science Chatters

Do It Yourself Professional Development Using Twitter

In a 2009 study, the Center for Public Education released Teaching the Teachers: Effective Professional Development in an Era of High Stakes Accountability, a national research report indicating that “most professional development today is ineffective.” Ninety percent of teachers reported having participated in professional development (PD), and the majority of those teachers also reported that[…]