Category Archives: Medical Students

Academy for Emerging Leaders in Patient Safety

In 2004 Dave Mayer, Tim McDonald, Rosemary Gibson, Anne Gunderson and a small number of other thought leaders in patient safety began discussions in the hope that they could redesign medical education in such a way that students, residents and faculty … Continue reading

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Patient Safety Camp

I attended my second Telluride East Patient Safety Student Summer Camp this past week, which was held at the scenic Turf Valley Resort in Ellicott City, MD. In addition to learning from the accomplished speakers’ presentations, I was asked to … Continue reading

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CENTILE Colloquium

Last year Georgetown University Medical Center launched the Center for Innovation in Leadership and Education (CENTILE). In June I presented a poster at the first CENTILE  Colloquium for GUMC Educators in the Health Professions. My poster Using iPads to Enhance … Continue reading

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Mobile Technology & Medical Education: Fostering Student Collaboration for Richer Learning

Increasingly physicians are using tablets on patient rounds to help them integrate electronic medical resources into their practice of medicine. Noting this trend, and following discussions of the potential roles tablets could play in educating preclinical and clinical medical students, … Continue reading

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Informationists and Infobuttons – AMIA Workshop

The jointly-sponsored American Medical Informatics Association/Association of Academic Health Sciences Librarians/Medical Library Association workshop “Achieving Meaningful Use: Using Standards to Bring Medical Information to Practitioners and Patients” held on November 15th at the Washington Hilton was a great success.  Not … Continue reading

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UpToDate

This is a reminder for MGUH clinicians that I have a personal subscription to UpToDate so I am able to use it on my iPad on rounds to help with patient care and medical education.  I can also email you … Continue reading

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Jonathan to Speak at Linguamatics Text Mining Summit

I have been invited to give a presentation at the Linguamatics Text Mining Summit this October in Newport, RI.  My talk, “Using I2E on Clinical Rounds to Improve Patient Care” will detail my experience as the first informationist to use … Continue reading

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