Leaders in Medical Education

Dr. David Pizzimenti, Chair of Graduate Medical Education at Magnolia Regional Health Center

Dr. David Pizzimenti, is a Florida native who settled in rural north Mississippi in 2005. He attended Nova Southeastern University Medical School and did an Internal Medicine Residency at Mount Sinai

Sep 16, 2015 by Dann Griffin

Leaders in Medical Education

Dr. Benjamin Chu, Group President at Kaiser Permanente

Benjamin K. Chu, MD, MPH, MACP, was named group president for Kaiser Permanente’s Southern California and Georgia regions in October 2014. He directs health plan and hospital operations for 14 hospita

Sep 14, 2015 by Thasin Jaigirdar

Leaders in Medical Education

Dr. Juan Cendán, Director of the Clinical Skills and Simulation Center at UCF College of Medicine

It was a pleasure to interview Dr. Juan Cendán. In addition to his clinical and academic responsibilities, Dr. Cendán also helped develop NERVE, a suite of tools and a library of interactive virtual p

Sep 10, 2015 by Lisa Brubaker

Innovative Medical Technology: Improving the Lives of Diabetic Patients

Medical technology continues to evolve rapidly. We now have watches that monitor your blood pressure, mobile apps that help you monitor your daily steps and calorie intake, and even virtual platforms

Sep 5, 2015 by Osmosis Team

How Technology Is Making Healthcare Safer

Technology has its hands in nearly everything these days. The medical field is not exception. From checking your symptoms online at home to the machines clinicians use to find out what is wrong with t

Sep 5, 2015 by Osmosis Team

Leaders in Medical Education

Dr. Robert Wachter, Professor at the University of California, San Francisco, and Author of The Digital Doctor

Dr. Robert Wachter is Professor and Interim Chair of the Department of Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco, where he somehow finds the time to also direct the 60-physician Division

Sep 3, 2015 by Alice Ferng

Leaders in Nursing Education

Dr. Carolyn Yucha, Dean of UNLV's School of Nursing

Dr. Carolyn Yucha serves as Dean of the UNLV nursing program. Under her guidance, the School of Nursing offers educational programs for the basic BSN degree, MSN degrees with Nurse Practitioner and Ed

Sep 1, 2015 by Thasin Jaigirdar

Leaders in Medical Education

Dr. Anthony Llewellyn, Medical Director of HETI

Dr. Anthony Llewellyn commenced as Medical Director of HETI in September 2012. Anthony’s background is as a Consultant Psychiatrist and Medical Manager with 15 years’ experience as a medical practitio

Aug 27, 2015 by Osmosis Team

TeleMedicine and Medical Advancements in Rural Areas

As technological innovations become more complex and impressive than ever, humanity is consistently discovering new ways to make life easier, ensure services are more effective, and even provide bette

Aug 27, 2015 by Thasin Jaigirdar

Leaders in Medical Education

Peter Wei & Alexander Chamessian, Authors of Learning Medicine: An Evidence-Based Guide

Alexander is an MD-PhD student at Duke University School of Medicine. He is currently in his 5th year. Peter Wei (Duke Med Class of 2014) is in his first year of residency in radiology. They have work

Aug 24, 2015 by Thasin Jaigirdar