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#KidneyWk 2017 Social Wrap-Up

November 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

Kidney Week represents so many things – a time to brush up on knowledge, hear about late breaking information, engage with science and scientists, and so much more. I always leave feeling inspired by what is happening in nephrology. It also [read more...]

HMIDC 2013: Educational Tools

October 24, 2013 // 0 Comments

The following are two examples of the numerous web-based educational tools available. Can be used to create a nephrology quiz. See a sample done here as a flashcard and can be used as a competition. 1. Use the single flip side to do a [read more...]

HMIDC 2013: The New Learner

October 22, 2013 // 0 Comments

Digital Native vs. Digital Immigrant Speaker: Dr. Curtis Whitehair, Georgetown University Marc Prensky coined the above two terms for the learners of today and yesterday. A detailed manuscript can be found here. Those born in the current digital age [read more...]

HMIDC 2013: Introduction

October 21, 2013 // 0 Comments

Dr. Kenar Jhaveri, eAJKD Blog Editor, will be live tweeting and blogging from the Harvard Macy Institute’s course on Become a Digital Citizen – Technology in Health Care Education, which is from October 21-25, 2013, in Boston, MA. Below are [read more...]

Why Medicine 2.0

September 26, 2013 // 1 Comment

At #Med2 they tell the audience to turn on, rather than switch off your mobile phone. — AJKD Blog (@AJKDblog) September 23, 2013 Why should a blog sponsored by a nephrology journal care about the Med 2.0 Conference? Med 2.0 is a conference [read more...]