NYULMC Institute for Innovations in Medical Education

NYULMC Institute for Innovations in Medical Education

The NYU School of Medicine Institute for Innovations in Medical Education (IIME) is pleased to present its first annual report, highlighting the institute’s history and initiatives in 2014. Included in the report are details on the educational innovations occurring at NYU Langone Medical Center focusing around the use of educational technologies and informatics to transform […]

FEMA Handbook for EMS Medical Directors: Stakeholders, Becoming a Director, Oversight, Dynamics, Staffing, Dispatch, Search and Rescue, Hazmat, Education, Standards, Best Practices, Ambulance Service

FEMA Handbook for EMS Medical Directors: Stakeholders, Becoming a Director, Oversight, Dynamics, Staffing, Dispatch, Search and Rescue, Hazmat, Education, Standards, Best Practices, Ambulance Service

The purpose of this handbook is to provide assistance to both new and experienced medical directors as they strive to provide the highest quality of out-of-hospital emergency medical care to their communities and foster excellence within their agencies. The handbook will provide the new medical director with a fundamental orientation to the roles that define […]

National Emergency Medical Services Education Standards: Emergency Medical Technician Instructional Guidelines - Airway Management, Shock and Resuscitation, Trauma, EMS Operations

National Emergency Medical Services Education Standards: Emergency Medical Technician Instructional Guidelines – Airway Management, Shock and Resuscitation, Trauma, EMS Operations

National EMS Education Standards and Instructional Guidelines – Completed in 2009, the National EMS Education Standards (the Standards) represents yet another step toward realizing the vision of the 1996 EMS Agenda for the Future, as articulated in the 2000 EMS Education Agenda for the Future: A Systems Approach. The Standards define the minimal entry-level educational […]

A Centralized Practice-Based Learning and Improvement Curriculum for Residents and Fellows: A Collaboration of Health Sciences Librarians and Graduate Medical Education Administration (Brief COMMUNICATIONS)

A Centralized Practice-Based Learning and Improvement Curriculum for Residents and Fellows: A Collaboration of Health Sciences Librarians and Graduate Medical Education Administration (Brief COMMUNICATIONS)

INTRODUCTION Health sciences librarians have been involved in the education of medical residents and fellows for many years, traditionally providing orientation to library resources or refreshers on MEDLINE searching [1-4]. With the increased focus on evidence-based medicine (EBM) in residency education, health sciences librarians have found a natural partnership in teaching EBM search skills in […]

NYU Institute for Innovations in Medical Education

NYU Institute for Innovations in Medical Education

Founded in 2013, the Institute for Innovations in Medical Education (IIME) is a multidisciplinary team of faculty educators, education scientists, informaticians, and developers who apply the science of education and informatics to transform, teaching, learning and assessment at every level of NYU Langone Health. IIME combines advances in education strategies with new informatics solutions to […]

McGraw-Hill Education Complete Medical Spanish

McGraw-Hill Education Complete Medical Spanish

The most comprehensive medical Spanish language guide available—updated with a bonus app for studying on your smartphone! McGraw-Hill Education: Complete Medical Spanish helps you communicate effectively with Spanish-speaking patients and improve the quality of the medical care they receive. Each chapter of this program features vocabulary, key phrases, dialogs based on common medical situations, and […]

Medical Education in Cases

Medical Education in Cases

The ‘Medical Education in Cases’ series puts difficult medical education cases under a microscope. On our blog, we post challenging hypothetical dilemmas, moderate discussions on potential approaches, and recruit medical education experts to provide their insights.  For further insight and reference, curated comments from the medical community can be found alongside each case.   These cases […]