Regenstrief Team at ChangeMedEd 2017: Inside the Solution Center

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Our team spent 5 days in Chicago the week of September 10th at the ChangeMedEd 2017 conference. The American Medical Association has put on the conference every other year since 2013. This year more than 450 industry professionals from medical education gathered together to discuss the medical education program we have today and the one we need for the future. They kicked off each day with keynotes from Jeff DeGraff and David Nash. The Creative Power of Constructive Conflict Keynote by Jeff DeGraff Conflict within the team is good according to Jeff DeGraff in his presentation based on his book “The Innovation Code.” We are all unique in our approach to work and how we live. DeGraff talked about how we must use those differences within organizations in order to create and innovate. According to DeGraff, we tend to be Artists, Engineers, Athletes, or Sages. […]

Closing the Skills Gap in Traditional Medical Education

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Bridging the gap in traditional medical education for the skills that future providers will need using modern adult learning practices and technology is going to take massive effort–just like our snail friend in the picture above.┬áTo some in medical education, the pace of change might not be fast enough. We believe all of that is about to change here at the Regenstrief Institute.   Join others at the ChangeMedEd conference 2017 in Chicago September 14th-16th   In a recent article by EHR Intelligence, they interviewed our very own Dr. Blaine Takesue. In the article, Blaine describes the gap between what we traditionally teach medical students and “the skills they’ll need as residents and practicing physicians.” This skills gap we are addressing with our EHR Clinical Learning Platform is why the AMA is collaborating with us to improve the way learning takes place on campuses around […]