Creating a Medical Education App

The Program in Educational Faculty Development at Alpert Medical School recognizes and supports our faculty and residents in their role as educators. We strive to provide participants with the knowledge and skills to teach in the classroom and at the bedside.The Core Series in Medical Education consists of presentations on common topics within medical education designed specifically for medicaleducators. Sessions are open to all faculty, residents and community preceptors. Program Description: Applications on our devices enhance and organize everyday activities. As a result, there is a great interest in the development and use of medical apps. In this program we will identify the needs for apps while also learning how to create one. Examples of previously created medical applications and their uses will be discussed, as well as obstacles faced when creating the applications and funding secured by the Physician to create it. Attendees should bring a device (phone or tablet) to the workshop. Learning Objectives: Identify need for a particular App Clarify steps in developing App technology Describe benefits of Medical Education App development This session will focus on the Core Area of Using Technology in Teaching  Learn More | Register Online AccreditationThe Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is accredited by the Accreditation Council of Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  Credit Designation Physicians: The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Psychologists: The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown...