Use of social media in graduate-level medical humanities education: two pilot studies from Penn State College of Medicine.

@article{George2011UseOS,
  title={Use of social media in graduate-level medical humanities education: two pilot studies from Penn State College of Medicine.},
  author={Daniel R. George and Cheryl Dellasega},
  journal={Medical teacher},
  year={2011},
  volume={33 8},
  pages={e429-34}
}
BACKGROUND Social media strategies in education have gained attention for undergraduate students, but there has been relatively little application with graduate populations in medicine. AIMS To use and evaluate the integration of new social media tools into the curricula of two graduate-level medical humanities electives offered to 4th-year students at Penn State College of Medicine. METHODS Instructors selected five social media tools--Twitter, YouTube, Flickr, blogging and Skype--to… CONTINUE READING
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