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Scaling best practices in high risk industries - The case of OPENPediatrics with Dr Traci Wolbrink

Date:  20 November 2017

Presenter:  Dr. Traci Wolbrink, Program Co-Director, OPENPediatrics; Associate in Critical Care Medicine, Boston Children’s Hospital; Assistant Professor in Anesthesia, Harvard Medical School

Track 4:
 Education and Research

What our Participants say...

"It was my first experience in using webinar presentation, it was useful and I think I can share the open pediatric link with doctor and nurses in our country to take advantage from this opportunity. I most enjoyed the discussion about social media for connectivity of pediatrician, doctor and nurses and sharing of experience from around the world.”

Dr. Basir Farid
Quality Improvment Manager, Afghanistan

"My job entails human capacity building with one of the areas being pediatric care.  This presentation provides an idea on how capacity development can be carried out in an innovative manner. The whole presentation was relevant.”

Irene Omogi
Quality Management and Accreditation Coordinator, Kenya

About the Webinar

This session will describe the challenges of education in one high risk industry, medicine, and share one example of leveraging a common learning platform for global knowledge sharing.

Learning Objectives

· Summarize the current challenges in post-graduate medical education
· Describe opportunities for web-based learning in medical education 
· Describe one example of a worldwide knowledge sharing platform: OPENPediatrics

Intended Audience

Nurses, physicians and other healthcare professionals.

About the Presenter

Dr. Traci Wolbrink completed her residency in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at Brown University, and fellowship in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine at Boston Children’s Hospital. She also holds a Master’s Degree in Public Health from the Harvard School of Public Health. Dr. Wolbrink has led the development of the platform’s content, coordinating the development team, and working closely with technical collaborators. Dr. Wolbrink’s academic interests include the application of innovative medical educational technologies globally.