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Schedule / Agenda

The Symposium was held in the UCHC Health Center Academic Building on March 27, 2009. Formal Presentations were offered in the Patterson Auditorium and Poster sessions in the Academic Lobby.

Keynote speaker:

Guest Musicians:


Symposium & Formal Presentations Schedule
Start Time End Time Description
12:00 12:15 Opening Remarks
12:15 1:00 The Future of E-Learning: Virtual Patients in Virtual Worlds
Keynote Speaker: James B. McGee, MD
1:05 1:35 Tools to Develop the 21st Century Nurse - Ann Z. Branchini, MSN, RN Academic Dean, Ellen Freeman,MSN, RN, CNE Nursing Program Director & Lillian A.Rafeldt, MA, RN, CNE Associate Professor of Nursing
1:40 2:10 Online and Hybrid Graduate Courses: Opportunities and Challenges - Sheryl LaCoursiere
2:15 2:45 Development of on line oral health module for multicampus use - Ruth Goldblatt & Jennifer Jaskolka
2:50 3:20 A Computerized Formatted Examination Based on the Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) in Dentistry - Reza Kazemi
3:25 3:55 The Integrative Medicine in Residency Project: Developing a Learning Community and Assessing Curricular Needs - Mary P. Guerrera
4:00 5:00 New Strategies for Teaching Spanish to Health Care Providers: Using an Interactive, Hybrid Design - Olga Jarrin, Dr. Dave Henderson, Joshua Simon
5:00 - Closing Remarks
Wine & Cheese Reception with guest musicians Alturas Duo


Posters - Available from 12:15 - 4pm
UCHC Libguides = Course Software - Kathleen Crea & Robert Joven, MLS
Virtual Patients as an Interactive Teaching Tool Joshua Simon
Educational Technology in the Residency Programs - Stephen Bayley
MIRS Online: Balance of Our First Year of Experience - Yanko Michea
Virtual Microscopy in Education - Jason Nicosia & Joshua Simon