He is an academic general internist at the University of Alabama School of Medicine, and is the Regional Associate Dean for the Huntsville Regional Medical Campus of UASOM. ... He still makes inpatient rounds over 100 days each year. This post originally
Medical students and residents should be required to use them and then tested on their skills, the speakers said.
I recently gave a show-and-tell lecture about insulin pumps to the new interns and residents as well as the third-year medical students on their pediatric clerkship with the
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
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
Social media as an advantage in medical education. At a recent AAMC meeting, Alex Djuricich, MD, FACP, (@MedPedsDoctor), Terry Kind, MD, (@Kind4Kids), and I presented a workshop that dealt with using ... Social Media/Twitter in our roles as medical
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.
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
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.