Changing story of cancer – e-learning
A new Health Education England e-learning programme will improve awareness about how outcomes for people living with, and beyond cancer, have changed and their relevance to the roles of healthcare professionals. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - October 11, 2021 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

New Program to Train More Student Nurses in Francophone West Africa, Bring Care to More Communities
September 22, 2021 Chapel Hill, NCThrough the new Improving Maternal and Child Health Care in Rural West Africa Through High-Quality Education for Nurses and Midwives project,IntraHealth Internationalis partnering withTakeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited and 12 private schools in Mali, Senegal, and Niger to sustainably increase the number of qualified, well-trained nurses who can serve rural communities in these countries—all of which face a critical shortage of health workers. Takeda announced this week that IntraHealth is one of the recipients of their 2021Global CSR Program, which will fund this work.IntraHealt...
Source: IntraHealth International - September 16, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: kseaton Tags: Mali Niger Senegal Education & Performance Health Workers Source Type: news

Associations between depression, anxiety, fatigue, and learning motivating factors in e-learning-based computer programming education - Dirzyte A, Vijaikis A, Perminas A, Rimasiute-Knabikiene R.
Quarantines imposed due to COVID-19 have forced the rapid implementation of e-learning, but also increased the rates of anxiety, depression, and fatigue, which relate to dramatically diminished e-learning motivation. Thus, it was deemed significant to iden... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 14, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Self-isolation during the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic and adolescents' health outcomes: the moderating effect of perceived teacher support - Wright MF, Wachs S.
With the nationwide closures of educational institutions in the United States due to the novel coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), many schools transitioned from face-to-face instruction to eLearning formats at the beginning of the pandemic, while many st... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

For Some College Students, Remote Learning Is a Game Changer
Last year, online classes helped many students with disabilities pursue their education. They want the option to continue. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - August 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Amanda Morris and Emily Anthes Tags: E-Learning Coronavirus Reopenings Colleges and Universities Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Chronic Condition (Health) Disabilities Arizona State University College of William and Mary Cornell University University of Missouri Source Type: news

Responding to a simulated disaster in the virtual or live classroom: is there a difference in BSN student learning? - Wiese LK, Love T, Goodman R.
This study aim was to investigate if prelicensure baccalaureate nursing students gained more knowledge from a live or virtual disaster simulation. The study goal was to inform the use of e-learning or traditional textbooks in undergraduate nursing pop... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 16, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Roundstone relaunches its e-learning platform for health benefits advisors
Hundreds of businesses use Roundstone as their health insurance provider, saving an average of 20% annually over the past decade, the company said. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - July 19, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Mary Vanac Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: E-Learning Relief for Pregnant Pupils
[The Herald] Senior Reporter (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 15, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

E-learning programme identifying and responding to sexual assault and abuse
This Health Education England programme brings together numerous resources relating to the identification and response to rape, sexual assault and abuse, with learners able to access information, view videos and case studies and undertake self-assessments to support learning. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - June 1, 2021 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

AMA Announces New Effort to Standardize Training in BP Measurement AMA Announces New Effort to Standardize Training in BP Measurement
New e-learning modules provide training on consistent blood pressure measurement techniques for healthcare students and address gaps in current training.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - May 27, 2021 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

South Africa: ICT Centre to Assist Visually Impaired Students
[SAnews.gov.za] A new state-of-the-art ICT centre, at the Sekhukhune TVET College in Limpopo, will assist learners with their e-learning and adapt to the needs of learners who are visually impaired. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 21, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

E-learning in teaching emergency disaster response among undergraduate medical students in Malaysia - Saiboon IM, Zahari F, Isa HM, Sabardin DM, Robertson CE.
INTRODUCTION: Teaching disaster response medicine (DRM) to medical students requires considerable resources. We evaluate the effectiveness of e-learning in teaching emergency disaster response (ELITE-DR), a novel initiative, in educating medical students o... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 20, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Sophomore Year 2020: Students Struggle With the Coronavirus Pandemic
A group of high school students try desperately to make it through an isolated and dire year. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - May 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Susan Dominus Tags: E-Learning Education (K-12) Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Columbia (Mo) Depression (Mental) Quarantine (Life and Culture) Source Type: news

FDA clears cloud-based cinematic rendering software from IMS
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has cleared the CloudVue mobile 3D cinemati...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: IMS, University of Toronto partner on e-learning IMS debuts CloudVue, integration with Microsoft server IMS to launch AI radiology support model IMS launches cloud-based image management tool IMS to roll out teaching software at ASER meeting (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - April 28, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

FDA clears IMS' CloudVue
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has cleared the CloudVue mobile 3D cinemati...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: IMS, University of Toronto partner on e-learning IMS debuts CloudVue, integration with Microsoft server IMS to launch AI radiology support model IMS launches cloud-based image management tool IMS to roll out teaching software at ASER meeting (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - April 28, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

NLM Technical Bulletin, Mar-Apr 2021, Fundamentals of the NLM Classification Course Updated
The Cataloging and Metadata Management: Fundamentals of the NLM Classification e-learning course has been updated to reflect changes made with the 2020 release of the NLM Classification. (Source: NLM Technical Bulletin)
Source: NLM Technical Bulletin - April 16, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

UOC to provide teachers in Europe with training to improve online teaching
(Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC)) The aim of the project is to examine the way in which e-learning is used throughout Europe and to share practices for improving online teaching in higher education, which can then be passed on to political and academic authorities. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 14, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Lund University working paper illustrates how to integrate Cochrane Interactive Learning to deliver relevant evidence-based medicine learning objectives
In the Medical Degree Program at Lund University, Sweden, a new Scientific Scholarship theme has been implemented, including evidence-based medicine (EBM), as the application of scientific scholarship in EBM is a core aspect of medical education. Throughout the program, scientific scholarship and EBM are supported by multifaceted learning activities and structured assessment, ensuring that students work continuously and iteratively with these concepts. The theme also makes use of e-learning for written assignments and ofCochrane Interactive Learning modules together with locally developed e-lectures.Lead author, Maria Bj &...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - March 25, 2021 Category: Information Technology Authors: Lydia Parsonson Source Type: news

How to Virtually Become a Doctor
Medical schools and students alike have had to adapt to remote cadaver dissections and bedside-manner training via Zoom. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - March 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Emma Goldberg Tags: Quarantine (Life and Culture) Colleges and Universities E-Learning Cadavers Medical Schools Computers and the Internet Anatomy and Physiology your-feed-healthcare your-feed-science Source Type: news

How Children Read Differently From Books vs. Screens
Scrolling may work for social media, but experts say that for school assignments, kids learn better if they slow down their reading. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - March 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Perri Klass, M.D. Tags: Reading and Writing Skills (Education) Children and Childhood Education (K-12) E-Learning E-Books and Readers Mobile Applications Quarantine (Life and Culture) Parenting Mott, C S, Children ' s Hospital (Ann Arbor, Mich) Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Guidelines for Private Procurement of Covid-19 Vaccines Unveiled
[The Herald] Cabinet considered and approved the National e-Learning Strategy for Schools in Zimbabwe: 2021 - 2025, which was presented by the Minister of Higher and Tertiary Education, Innovation, Science and Technology Development, as Chairman of the Cabinet Committee on Innovation, Technology Development and Application. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 10, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

RCVS Knowledge launches next generation of popular evidence-based veterinary medicine course
RCVS Knowledge has updated and expanded its highly regarded EBVM Learning course to provide a free, practical grounding in applying evidence-based veterinary medicine (EBVM), available on the charity ’ s new elearning platform. The new version of EBVM Learning is the product of an international collaboration with 18 leading veterinary educators and practitioners including Emeritus Professor Sarah Baillie from the Bristol Vet School. It offers veterinary surgeons, nurses, students and educators six hours of free CPD, which cover the five stages of EBVM and an overview of its evolution. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - March 6, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Undergraduate, Current students; Faculty of Health Sciences, Bristol Veterinary School Source Type: news

Best practice for remote working and virtual patient care in general practice, RCGP
This RCGP interactive e-learning module aims to highlight various existing tools available to most clinicians in general practice to provide remote working and virtual patient care. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - February 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Remote School as the Gateway Drug to Social Media
For parents who did not expect their children to have devices or use social media so young, virtual learning was an unexpected push into the digital deep end. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - December 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Connie Chang Tags: Children and Childhood Social Media Content Type: Service E-Learning Quarantine (Life and Culture) Parenting Education (K-12) Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Source Type: news

Africa: Gumzo Unveils Online Platform for Tutors to Support Education During Covid
[CIO] After successfully piloting "Gumzo For Schools", a video conferencing system designed specifically for e-learning in Africa; Usiku Games has enhanced its platform to allow tutors to continue providing private tuition as the government announces a return to the school schedule for January 2021. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 8, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Resource supports the delivery of sensory healthcare in special residential schools and colleges
Delivering healthcare to children with learning disabilities and autism will be made easier thanks to a new e-learning programme developed by Health Education England, in partnership with NHS England and Improvement (NHSE/I). (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - December 8, 2020 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Newborn hearing screening programme (NHSP) operational guidance, PHE (updated 4th December 2020)
This guidance supports healthcare professionals and stakeholders delivering and managing newborn hearing screening programmes in England. 4 December 2020Updated chapter 2 to show that the population screening e-learning module is now mandated for new screeners. 13 August 2020Updated the NHSP ECA registration and evidence checklist. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - December 4, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

IMS, University of Toronto partner on e-learning
Through a partnership with International Medical Solutions (IMS), the University...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: IMS debuts CloudVue, integration with Microsoft server IMS to launch AI radiology support model IMS launches cloud-based image management tool IMS to roll out teaching software at ASER meeting ACR adds IMS toolkit to its educational offerings (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - December 3, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

How to keep yourself well during the pandemic, RCGP
In this RCGP eLearning podcast Dr Dirk Pilat chats with RCGP's Honorary Secretary, Dr Jonathan Leach, about staying well in these stressful times. Topics include workload overload, how to relax after work and how to look after colleagues. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - November 30, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Viscira ® Wins Two Davey Awards: a Gold and a Silver for Two GSK...
Viscira Captures Awards for Two GSK Programs—an Innovative eLearning Adult Vaccines Module and a Cutting-Edge Augmented Reality Program(PRWeb November 18, 2020)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/viscira_wins_two_davey_awards_a_gold_and_a_silver_for_two_gsk_programs/prweb17539611.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - November 18, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

COVID-19 Vaccine, RCGP
On 9th November 2020, NHS England released a set of letters to general practice setting out the plans to deploy a COVID-19 vaccine based upon the methods that are used to deliver the seasonal influenza vaccination programme. This 30-minute RCGP elearning module covers an outline of the proposal and suggests how practices and primary care networks might deliver the COVID-19 vaccination programme. The course will be updated as more information becomes available. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - November 16, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Development and evaluation of an elder abuse forensic nurse examiner e-learning curriculum - Kosa SD, Du Mont J, MacDonald S.
In this study, our objective was to develop and evaluate a novel elder abuse nurse examiner e-learning curr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Communicating for professional success
This e-learning course demonstrates how to choose and use appropriate communication methods to achieve your individual and organisational goals. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - October 29, 2020 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

UCF partners with Adobe to personalize reading experiences for students, adults
(University of Central Florida) The increase in remote work and e-learning sparked by the COVID-19 pandemic means more people are reading in digital formats. But the technology doesn't lend itself easily to help enhance reading speed or comprehension. Other than changing font size and background lighting, digital readers are left with few options. That's why the University of Central Florida is partnering with global software company Adobe and others to improve the technology. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - October 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

This Medical Student Wants to Start an AmeriCorps for Elder Care
Many high school seniors are rethinking their plans after they graduate because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Students are hesitant to commit to colleges if it means e-learning instead of the traditional classroom and on-campus experience. (Source: News from the National Academies)
Source: News from the National Academies - October 15, 2020 Category: Science Source Type: news

The Challenges of Remote Learning for Children Who Stutter
Feeling put on the spot on a video screen when you can ’t get words out can be intimidating. Experts offer advice. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - October 15, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jenny Marder Tags: Stuttering Children and Childhood Voice and Speech Education (K-12) Content Type: Service E-Learning Harrington, Brayden Source Type: news

CORE Higher Education Group Continues Expansion of Pharmacy Services...
Staton previously led the development and launch of CORE’s READINESS eLearning product(PRWeb October 08, 2020)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/core_higher_education_group_continues_expansion_of_pharmacy_services_with_appointment_of_shannon_staton_pharm_d_to_senior_director_of_pharmacy_solutions/prweb17452119.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - October 8, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

How to Keep the Peace in a School Pod
‘It’s important to approach this with the idea that there’s no ideal situation. If there were, we’d all be doing it.’ (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 27, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Katherine Cusumano Tags: Quarantine (Life and Culture) Coronavirus Risks and Safety Concerns Children and Childhood Content Type: Service Education (K-12) Parenting Families and Family Life E-Learning Friendship Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Source Type: news

Teaching clinicians shared decision making and risk communication online: an evaluation study - Hoffmann TC, Del Mar C, Santhirapala R, Freeman A.
OBJECTIVES: To describe the development and initial evaluation of a brief e-learning course as a means of teaching shared decision making and risk communication skills to clinicians of all specialties. DESIGN: Comparison pre-course and post-course of s... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Virtual schools face rocky start — with delays, confusion and technical problems
Some parents might have envied provinces with e-learning options this fall, but getting virtual schools off the ground has proven to be challenging, with parents feeling left in the dark, enrolment lists in flux and teachers still being hired or reassigned as classes get underway. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - September 16, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada Source Type: news

Getting Wise to Fake News
Older adults are particularly vulnerable to misinformation on social media. But resources have emerged to help them learn to discern true from false. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Paula Span Tags: your-feed-science Rumors and Misinformation News and News Media E-Learning Social Media Computers and the Internet Elderly PolitiFact.com Poynter Institute your-feed-health Source Type: news

Disability, Work and Coronavirus: What Happens Now?
The pandemic has made work and social life more accessible for many. People with disabilities are wondering whether virtual accommodations will last. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - August 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Zo ë Beery Tags: Disabilities Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) E-Learning Labor and Jobs Quarantine (Life and Culture) your-feed-selfcare Source Type: news

More Countries Now Using mHero to Boost COVID-19 Response
August 20, 2020More countries are using mHero to tackle theirCOVID-19 epidemics, including to monitor the health of their frontline health workers, speed up communications between ministries and the front lines, and boost surveillance and response for COVID-19 and other disease threats.During any disease outbreak, real-time communication between national health authorities and frontline health workers is critical to protecting health workers and saving lives. IntraHealth International’smHero application—a two-way, mobile phone-based communication system that connects ministries of health and health workers&mdas...
Source: IntraHealth International - August 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: cbishopp Tags: Infectious Diseases COVID-19 Digital Health Technology Mobile Technology Health Workers Source Type: news

When Covid Subsided, Israel Reopened Its Schools. It Didn ’t Go Well.
As countries consider back-to-school strategies for the fall, a coronavirus outbreak at a Jerusalem high school offers a cautionary tale. (Source: NYT)
Source: NYT - August 4, 2020 Category: American Health Authors: Isabel Kershner and Pam Belluck Tags: Shutdowns (Institutional) Quarantines E-Learning Education (K-12) Contact Tracing (Public Health) Coronavirus Risks and Safety Concerns Coronavirus Reopenings Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Politics and Government Teachers and School Employees Source Type: news

Grant will help new e-learning program enhance cancer care
(University of Huddersfield) An innovative e-learning programme developed by experts at the University of Huddersfield and University of Stirling will educate and empower nurses to improve cancer care. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - July 31, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Short term effects of the REAL media e-learning media literacy substance prevention curriculum: an RCT of adolescents disseminated through a community organization - Greene K, Ray AE, Choi HJ, Glenn SD, Lyons RE, Hecht ML.
BACKGROUND: The primary aim of this study was to evaluate the short-term effects of testing an e-learning program to reduce adolescent substance use and abuse. Early initiation of substance use is linked to a variety of negative outcomes, thus effective in... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Scientific Panel Urges That Schools Reopen
Younger children in particular are ill-served by remote learning, according to a report issued by the National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - July 16, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Apoorva Mandavilli Tags: your-feed-science Shutdowns (Institutional) E-Learning Education (K-12) Coronavirus Risks and Safety Concerns Rural Areas Children and Childhood Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Coronavirus Reopenings Computers and the Internet Race and Ethnici Source Type: news

Infection control e-learning course, SCIE
Infection prevention and control are essential to prevent the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). This video-based course for care providers in care homes and home care will teach you about the spread of infection and what you can do to protect both yourself and the people you care for. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - July 6, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Remote consultation and triaging, RCGP (updated 1st July 2020)
This new-look page on RCGP's COVID-19 Resource Hub provides advice on adapting to changing consultation formats, including best practice for online and telephone triage appointments. It includes: eLearning modules; podcasts and blogs; guidance documents and top tips; screencasts and videos. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - July 1, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Springer Healthcare Independent Medical Education (IME) launches new website
(Springer) Springer Healthcare IME has launched a new website to enable easier and more comprehensive access to its current and legacy educational programs. The new website features a full array of independent educational content including meetings and symposia, webinars and webcasts, eLearning solutions, case-based learning and digital reports. All content is created and curated by internal and external subject and education specialists, and is accessible for free to healthcare professionals worldwide. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news