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Index of Spotlights

Dr. Warren Wiechmann, associate dean, Educational Technologies

Message from the associate dean

 At the division of Educational Technologies, we're rethinking medical education to make it more interactive and innovative.

Sue Ahearn, director, Clinical Skills Center

Message from the Clinical Skills Center director

The Clinical Skills Center’s activities revolve around our Standardized Patient Program, which allows medical students to learn through carefully simulated patient interactions.

Cameron Ricks, MD, Director of Medical Education Simulation Center

Message from the director

The Medical Simulation Center provides a unique opportunity for students and residents to practice patient care and decision-making in a safe learning environment without any risk to patient lives.

J. Christian Chris Fox, MD, director of instructional ultrasound

Ultrasound — the point-of-care revolution

Ultrasound is creating a point-of-care revolution in medicine, says UC Irvine's Dr. J. Christian Fox.

Dr. Warren Wiechmann demonstrates how Google Glass can enhance medical school training

Another UC Irvine first: integrating Google Glass into the curriculum

UC Irvine School of Medicine becomes the first to integrate Google Glass into its curriculum. Wearable computing technology will transform training of future doctors.