Event Date/Time: Nov 21, 2008
End Date/Time: Nov 23, 2008
Academic Leaders from distinguished universities â€” University of South Florida, Duke University, University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, University of Florida, John Hopkins University, University of Michigan and Medical College of Georgia â€” have assembled a ground-breaking Leadership Symposium on Digital Media in Health Care. This Leadership Symposium is part of a national conversation on how to leverage technology, like iTunes U and mobile devices, to increase access to health curriculum. Participants will hear todayâ€™s best
practices and explore the future of mobile, digital learning for health professionals, students and patients. Todayâ€™s students, health professionals and patients use their computers and mobile devices to connect
with the world. Find out how innovative digital learning environments are enriching curriculums at leading institutions, and providing ever-growing online communities increased access to media-rich wellness information. University academic leaders will discuss how iTunes U is being used to enrich
courses and provide students with deeper learning experiences.
Interactive Mobile Experience
Symposium participants will have the opportunity to interact with presenters and other attendees though
an integrated mobile website that will provide access to presenter bios, session information, additional
links and back-channel online conversations. Please bring your own iPod touch or iPhone, if you have one. If not, a limited number of iPod touch devices will be available for check-out at the event.