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Bill Eidtson, EdD, Geisel’s director of learning support and accessibility services. (photo by Jon Gilbert Fox)

Bill Eidtson: Informal Modes of Education

When Bill Eidtson, Geisel’s director of learning support and accessibility services, talks about his interest in education, the conversation is punctuated with lively observations on educational technology and satire, which on the surface appear to be unrelated. However, he believes they can help people develop critical thinking skills.

Save the Date – Leading Voices in Medical Education Grand Rounds on November 30

Save the Date – Leading Voices in Medical Education Grand Rounds on November 30

Greg Ogrinc, MD, MS, Interim Senior Associate Dean for Medical Education, invites you to attend the next Leading Voices in Medical Education Grand Rounds on Thursday Nov. 30 from noon to 1:30 PM in Auditorium G at DHMC. Margaret Chisolm, MD, Vice Chair for Education, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine will present on social media in medical education.

Going Beyond the Books at Geisel (Video)

Going Beyond the Books at Geisel (Video)

Learning about the challenges medically underserved populations face, or have faced, is essential to providing good care. Created by students from Geisel School of Medicine, Beyond the Books gives voice to these community members and teaches future physicians the value of listening. 

Sandy Rao (photo by Jon Gilbert Fox)

Pedagogical Innovation: A Geisel Student Shares Her Perspective

As part of a four-student panel on innovative educational modalities, second-year medical student Sandy Rao spoke to a group of anatomy professors during the annual meeting of the American Association of Anatomists about the benefit of incorporating problem-based learning into anatomy medical education.