Health Sciences TEL Newsletter (December 2015)

By | December 1, 2015

Clinically Speaking – full version available to Bristol medical students Augmented Reality used for Dental School Open Day Student Response Systems showcase On 17 September, the TEL Team and the Medical Education Team ran a highly successful event showcasing the many ways Student Response Systems are currently being used at the University. Over 50 attendees, from all… Read More »

Clinically Speaking – full version available to Bristol medical students

By | November 2, 2015

Clinically Speaking is a collection of films of patients talking frankly and openly about their medical conditions. In addition to the iOS app, we have launched a new website – www.clinicallyspeaking.co.uk – showcasing the entire 20 year collection of patient interview films that can be accessed from a phone, tablet or computer.  As a Bristol medical student, you can access the full library… Read More »

Medicine and Dentistry Technology Enhanced Learning Team Newsletter (July 2015)

By | July 16, 2015

Student Response System (SRS) Showcase Event Venue: Centre for Comparative and Clinical Anatomy (Vet School) Southwell Street, Bristol BS2 8EJ Thursday 17 September 2015 9.30am – 3:00pm [TBC] [Lunch will be provided] This event aims to increase your knowledge and understanding of the Student Response Systems (e.g. TurningPoint, Poll Everywhere, ResponseWare) currently being used across the… Read More »

Augmented Reality used for Dental School Open Day

By | July 9, 2015

At the recent University Open Day the Dental School produced a number of bite-sized videos for prospective students to view and find out a little more about various areas of the School.  Delivery of these videos was through Aurasma, an augmented reality style app. Students were able to use their mobile devices to scan selected images… Read More »

Medicine and Dentistry Technology Enhanced Learning Team Newsletter (April 2015)

By | April 22, 2015

2015 e-Learning Prize winner and runner up announced This year, we judged and awarded the Aungshuk Ghosh e-Learning Prize during the Student Excellence in Medicine event. Two students were shortlisted, both of whom had already won prizes for their nominated projects at the recent student e-learning conference at Belfast Medical School. Winner – Simi Ninan (4th year)… Read More »

2015 Aungshuk Ghosh e-Learning Prize – submit your nominations by 23rd February

By | February 3, 2015

The Aungshuk Ghosh prize is open to all Bristol medical students that have developed innovative technology-enhanced material during their time as an undergraduate. The aim of the prize is to reward and recognise the innovative use of technology or e-learning, which has made a valuable contribution to medical education. This prize is awarded by the Faculty… Read More »

Thinklabs One Digital Stethoscope

By | January 12, 2015

Happy New Year everyone! This year we’ve managed to acquire a Thinklabs One Digital Stethoscope (thanks, Santa). We had quite a specific objective in mind for this tool, which, up until this point has been quite tricky to achieve – that is, to be able to offer the facility for clinical lecturers to pick up heart and lung sounds within… Read More »