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New learning opportunities in evidence-based health care for medical students in Sweden
Cochrane Sweden is delighted to announce the official launch of a new online learning course specifically designed to support medical students training in evidence-based health care at Lund University.Cochrane Interactive Learning(CIL) consists of a self-directed e-learning package which takes students through the processes involved in completing a systematic review, including framing a question; searching for relevant studies; assessing risk of bias; undertaking meta-analysis; implementing GRADE processes; and other key processes to support students understanding the complete systematic review process.CIL ’s online ...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - February 9, 2018 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

Wiley Displays Commitment to Research and Learning in India
John Wiley and Sons Inc, today announced that Peter Booth Wiley (Chairman Emeritus, Wiley), Matthew Kissner (Chairman of the Board, Wiley) and Vikas Gupta (Managing Director of Wiley, India), will discuss the future of research and learning in India at the 32nd International Publishers Association (IPA) Congress to be held in New Delhi from February 11 to 13, 2018.  The company’s top leaders will discuss opportunities to build science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) capacity in India. “We have been publishing books and scholarly material in India since the 1960s,” said Mr. Peter...
Source: News from STM - February 9, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: STM Publishing News Tags: Featured World Source Type: news

Data protection e-learning course
This e-learning course has been revised and is up to date for 2017-18, including information on GDPR. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - February 9, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Managing from within the team e-learning
Most managers are members of the team they manage. This creates tension between the need to complete your own work and the need to manage the rest of the team. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - January 25, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Access to PCC events and training for you and your team
As increasing numbers of practices ask to access our events, training and e-learning courses, PCC has created an affordable version of its highly regarded subscription service for practice teams. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - January 18, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Safe Water Program Improvement e-Learning Series (SWPI)
SWPI helps health department programs strengthen services to people that use wells, cisterns, springs, and other private drinking water systems not covered by the Safe Drinking Water Act. SWPI walks through the 10 Essential Environmental Public Health Services and the Environmental Public Health Performance Standards, and provides examples of using them to identify and fill program gaps in these types of drinking water programs. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 11, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Communicating for professional success e-learning
Alongside your own technical expertise, communication is the key skill that influences your professional success. In a world where texts, emails and tweets are often sent without a second thought, the importance of a considered and effective approach to communication has never been greater. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - January 3, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

7 Issues that Will Shape the Health Workforce of the Future
December 19, 2017What will it take to build the ideal health workforce?There are 7.6 billion of us on the planet today.That ’s 7.6 billion working adults, infants in diapers, nursing mothers, teens planning their futures, elderly people, and many, many more. We each have different hopes and requirements. And our health care needs change dramatically over the course of our lives.So how do we provide health care for everyone?If we have a prayer of achieving universal health coverage, it has to start with health workers. These are the pros on the front lines of health care, the lab techs and scientists behind the scenes...
Source: IntraHealth International - December 19, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: intrahealth Source Type: news

E-Learning Institute Fellowship Participants Selected
The CDC and PHF have selected 14 public health professionals to participate in the E-Learning Institute (ELI) Fellowship, a six-month fellowship program designed to cultivate the skills of public health training professionals with limited experience designing or developing e-learning products. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - December 18, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Managing from within the team e-learning
Most managers are members of the team they manage. This creates tension between the need to complete your own work and the need to manage the rest of the team. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - December 14, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Digital behavior change platform wins VA contract for treating PTSD
Potentia Lab, a behavior changing technology platform, today announced that it has won a contract with the Department of Veterans Affairs'Center for Innovation to develop its e-learning platform for veterans living with PTSD. The company's approach to treating PTSD uses positive psychology.   (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - December 6, 2017 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Network leadership e-learning
Leaders today operate in a dynamic environment. Technological advancements and increased competition from globalisation have changed forever the way we work in organisations. In this new world of projects and teams, the top-down, command-and-control leadership approach is no longer effective; to be a successful leader you need a new set of skills and techniques. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - December 6, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Innovation e-learning
Innovation is all about generating and implementing new ideas and breaking the mould to deliver success. This course shows you why innovation is important, how to create and select great ideas and how to realise them in your own organisation. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - November 22, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Presentation skills e-learning
Whatever your role, or the organisation you work in, effective presentation skills are an important part of your professional portfolio and will help to boost your career. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - November 15, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Springer Nature acquires e-learning provider iversity
Effective 17 October 2017, the international publisher Springer Nature acquired the e-learning provider iversity. iversity is a leading platform for e-learning and MOOCs, and collaborates with over one hundred universities, educational institutes and companies worldwide. The acquisition of the online platform will allow Springer Nature to globally expand the dissemination of its authors’ educational and research content with the aid of innovative formats. According to Niels Peter Thomas, Chief Book Strategist at Springer Nature: “The combination of Springer Nature’s high-quality educational and research b...
Source: News from STM - November 14, 2017 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: STM Publishing News Tags: Featured World Source Type: news

Springer Nature acquires e-learning provider iversity
(Springer) Effective Oct. 17, 2017, the international publisher Springer Nature acquired the e-learning provider iversity. iversity is a leading platform for e-learning and MOOCs, and collaborates with over one hundred universities, educational institutes and companies worldwide. The acquisition of the online platform will allow Springer Nature to globally expand the dissemination of its authors' educational and research content with the aid of innovative formats. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - November 14, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Risk management e-learning
The media is full of stories involving serious problems that have suddenly struck particular enterprises. The cause may be external and beyond the organisation ’s control (such as a natural disaster) or internal (such as a failure to comply with regulations, or issues with quality control). (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - November 9, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Prevent mental health guidance and e-learning package
NHS England - Prevent is a government initiative to safeguard vulnerable people from being radicalised to supporting terrorism, or becoming terrorists. This guidance and e-learning course aims to support NHS providers and staff in exercise their statutory and professional duties to safeguard vulnerable adults, children and young people at risk of radicalisation.Guidancee-learningNHS England news (Source: The Kings Fund - Health Management Specialist Collection)
Source: The Kings Fund - Health Management Specialist Collection - November 3, 2017 Category: Health Management Authors: The King ' s Fund Information & Knowledge Service Tags: Mental Health Source Type: news

Thinking strategically e-learning
Professionals in all walks of life sometimes struggle to get their issues heard at strategic level. This e-learning course has been designed for professionals who want to develop their strategic thinking skills and influence the strategic direction of their organisation. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - October 26, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Communicating for professional success e-learning
Alongside your own technical expertise, communication is the key skill that influences your professional success. In a world where texts, emails and tweets are often sent without a second thought, the importance of a considered and effective approach to communication has never been greater. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - October 17, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Presentation skills e-learning
Whatever your role, or the organisation you work in, effective presentation skills are an important part of your professional portfolio and will help to boost your career. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - September 25, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

New resource to reduce alcohol stigma
A new e-learning programme has been developed for NHS healthcare professionals to reduce the stigma faced by patients with alcohol problems. A package of training materials, including facilitator's notes, are included in the programme, which aims to help health professionals to have a better understanding of alcohol dependency and to improve longer-term outcomes for patients. The resources will be of interest to health and social care staff who come in to contact with patients with alcohol problems in either: hospital, primary care or community settings. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - September 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Communication, network leadership and change management feature in e-learning portfolio
PCC e-learning courses enable you to develop existing skills and acquire new ones on a user-friendly, supportive platform. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - September 13, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

E-learning Institute Fellowship (ELI)
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), in partnership with the Public Health Foundation (PHF), invites distance learning professionals who are responsible for developing online training products to apply to participate in the CDC E-Learning Institute (ELI) Fellowship. Applications due by October 6, 2017. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - September 12, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Art 101: Studying paintings helps residents spot findings
To produce better radiologists, try some fine art, concludes a recent study...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Burnout among New England rads tied to residency year How to teach radiology trainees, junior docs, med students 3 golden rules for creating all-star radiology residents Radiologist training tool improves MSK interpretations E-learning tool may offer value in radiology education (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 11, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Managing workload e-learning
We all work in fast-paced environments, where there are tight deadlines that regularly need to be met. Do your to-do piles only ever seem to get bigger, your inbox only ever become fuller and do you seem to have an ever decreasing amount of time to complete your work in? (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - September 7, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Innovation e-learning
Innovation is all about generating and implementing new ideas and breaking the mould to deliver success. This course shows you why innovation is important, how to create and select great ideas and how to realise them in your own organisation. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - August 23, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

SPM in Real Life: Summer ‘17
NEW MEMBERS: Summer ‘17 Welcome new member, Geoffrey Milos! Geoffrey writes that he has a great interest in electronic health records (EHR) and how they enable individuals to more fully participate in the management of their own health care. Patient access to their respective, complete EHR is key to this empowerment. Individuals seem to be making progress on this front, slowly but surely. Geoffrey is interested in active innovators in the personal health care application space, specifically applications that can accept provider-sourced EHR inputs and other organizations that actively promote individual acce...
Source: Society for Participatory Medicine - August 18, 2017 Category: General Medicine Authors: Nanette Mattox Tags: Newsletter Community Members New Members Summer '17 Source Type: news

Building resilience for professional success e-learning
Resilience is our ability to overcome life's challenges and manage change. This emotional intelligence is essential when navigating your career, which will inevitably face uncertainty and setbacks. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - August 17, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Thinking strategically e-learning
Professionals in all walks of life sometimes struggle to get their issues heard at the strategic level. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - August 15, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Thinking strategically e-learning
Professionals in all walks of life sometimes struggle to get their issues heard at the strategic level. This e-learning course has been designed for professionals who want to develop their strategic thinking skills and influence the strategic direction of their organisation. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - August 11, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Project management e-learning
Projects facilitate change. At this time of great change in the health service, effective project management skills are essential. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - July 21, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Presentation skills e-learning
Whatever your role, or the organisation you work in, effective presentation skills are an important part of your professional portfolio and will help to boost your career. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - July 7, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

New NACCHO Food Safety and Defense Webinar Recordings
NACCHO recently released several new food safety and defense e-learning resources for local retail regulatory food programs, including conducting retail food risk studies, active managerial control, edible marijuana, and food defense community of practice. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - June 30, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Developing your professional career e-learning
Are you managing your professional career? Most professionals ensure that they update their professional knowledge, but are you gathering the right experience and developing in the direction you want? (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - June 27, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Network leadership e-learning
Leaders today operate in a dynamic environment. Technological advancements and increased competition from globalisation have changed forever the way we work in organisations. In this new world of projects and teams, the top-down, command-and-control leadership approach is no longer effective; to be a successful leader you need a new set of skills and techniques. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - June 21, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Office of Minority Health Education Resources
Free, continuing education e-learning programs, designed to help users provider culturally and linguistically appropriate services (CLAS). (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - June 15, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Women's Health Educational Framework
This is a new library of resources for women's health, relevant for continuous professional development for GPs and other primary healthcare professionals. It contains the following sections: maternal health; sexual and reproductive Health; pre-menopause; and peri/post-menopause. The resources include eLearning modules, national guidance, courses, workshops, journal articles and reviews on clinical or managerial topics of relevance to GPs and other primary healthcare professionals. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 8, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Managing change and transformation e-learning
Change is a fact of organisational life and is something everyone has to deal with. Yet deciding what changes to make, winning support for new initiatives and delivering on expectations are still major managerial challenges. In a world where the NHS and health and care organisations face uncertain futures, how can you positively impact the future of your own organisation? (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - June 7, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Leadership skills e-learning
Many people make the mistake of thinking that leadership is something that only very senior people have to consider. In fact, leadership is a skill that every professional manager needs to master. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - May 30, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

GOARN (Global Outbreak Response and Alert Network) Outbreak Response Training Pre-Course Work
World Health Organization. 02/2017 This four-module course introduces the Global Outbreak Response and Alert Network, outlines the procedures of pre-deployment, and highlights some realities of working in the field. It covers working with the World Health Organization, infection prevention control, and basic and advanced security in the field, which includes two eLearning courses created by the United Nations Department of Safety and Security, of which completion is mandatory for all personnel who undertake assignments with the United Nations. (Text) Site requires free registration. (Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide fo...
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - May 24, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: The U.S. National Library of Medicine Source Type: news

PCC launches new e-learning course for presentation skills
Whatever your role, or the organisation you work in, effective presentation skills are an important part of your professional portfolio and will help to boost your career. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - May 24, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Thinking strategically e-learning
Professionals in all walks of life sometimes struggle to get their issues heard at the strategic level. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - May 16, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Managing risk in social media e-learning
Social media is a powerful marketing tool for organisations but it is not without risk. These risks can have a major impact on you, your career and your organisation. And they can happen whether or not you are using social media. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - May 12, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Managing from within the team e-learning
Most managers are members of the team they manage. This creates tension between the need to complete your own work and the need to manage the rest of the team. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - May 4, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Managing workload e-learning
We work in fast-paced environments, where there are tight deadlines that regularly need to be met. Do your to-do piles only ever seem to get bigger, your inbox only ever become fuller and do you seem to have an ever decreasing amount of time to complete your work in? (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - April 20, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

AllenComm Win Big at the 15th Annual Horizon Interactive Awards...
AllenComm was recognized for their excellence with nine awards in the Training/E-Learning, Website Games and Instructional Video categories.(PRWeb April 19, 2017)Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2017/04/prweb14253574.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - April 19, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Innovation e-learning
Innovation is all about generating and implementing new ideas and breaking the mould to deliver success. This e-learning course shows you why innovation is important, how to create and select great ideas and how to realise them in your own organisation. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - April 11, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Health and safety e-learning
Responsibility for health and safety in an organisation typically lies with appointed managers. However, there are health and safety issues that everyone needs to be aware of, from the fire evacuation procedure to lifting a box correctly. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - April 5, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Health Workers in Rural Tanzania Find a Connection in the Health Network Programme
March 29, 2017Our team traveled to the Lake Zone's remotest facilities to find out how users can get more from HNP.“As you can see, my boss and I are the only two health workers serving at this facility,” a nurse named Martha told us at a local dispensary in Tanzania’s remote Geita region.“I normally take charge of the facility in his absence,” she said. “It has always been a challenge reaching out to him for assistance in such moments. Due to lack of airtime credits, sometimes I just beep his number and wait for him to call back.”We talked with over 1,000 health workers like Marth...
Source: IntraHealth International - March 29, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Authors: mnathe Source Type: news