According to Dr. Hoellein, the role of the standardized patient in medical education is likely to expand, with a focus on compentency-based medical education. ... Wearable technology is designed to go on top of a live person and simulate certain medical
Couple new initiatives like this with ongoing efforts to reform medical education, and one gets hopeful that we can change health care to become smarter, more compassionate, and achieve better results. ... Dr. Schumann is a general internist. His blog,
Informal learning and its moral for medical education. We wonder about how technology impacts education and whether it makes educators forget pedagogy as they eagerly incorporate the latest shiny toy or ... This post originally appeared at Technology in
A modern-day fairy tale for medical education. Recently, I was asked to speak about innovations in inpatient medical education for leaders in general internal medicine. ... but also gains attention of leaders in medical education.
Amid the busyness of residency training, one thing quickly becomes clear: A majority of our education comes from our peers. ... Conferences, didactics, individual reading and simulations all have discrete places within graduate medical education.
Perhaps equally important, however, our close patient interactions frequently produce perspectives and relationships that, for all the suffering and death, and the challenging medical and social situations, allow us to participate ... But before pushing
Coaching doctors as they continue their medical education. The New Yorker had a story, Personal Best, by Atul Gawande, MD. ... This article interests me at several levels. First, it's really about graduate medical education, and how doctors might
Mentoring in medical education takes its cue from the movies. A big part of medical education is mentoring. ... Her education and research focus is on resident duty hours, patient handoffs, medical professionalism, and quality of hospital care.
the very spirit of continuing medical education. ... Students and residents are often far more adept at navigating electronic medical records than full-time practitioners.
QD: News Every Day--Intense testing, year-long clinical rotation led to better medical education. ... school create new ways to train physicians without the need to adhere to many of the traditional guidelines of the Accreditation Council of Graduate