Library

The overall goal of the technology development program series is to provide faculty with training on library systems and technology that may be pertinent to their job duties in the clinical, research, and educational realms.

Some of our workshop topics include Introduction to Virtual Reality Headsets, Planning for your Digital Identity Beyond Life, Introduction to 360 Video with GoPros, Green Screen and Lighting, and Establishing your Personal Brand.

Introduction to Virtual Reality Headsets

Tuesday, September 3, 2019, 8:30 AM — 9:30 AM
Health Sciences Library, The MILL, Charlottesville
CME Credits: 1.00

Presented by: Kimberley R. Barker, MLIS, Librarian for Digital Life, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library
Description/Learning Objectives: By now you’re probably familiar with Virtual Reality and its applications for not only healthcare, but for everyday life. However, you may be unclear about the differences in VR headsets (Tethered? Untethered? Smartphone-based?). Join Kimberley to learn more about the different types of headsets, their capabilities, necessary peripherals, price ranges, etc. This presentation will be especially helpful for those who are planning to purchase a VR headset for their departmental or personal use. By the end of this learning opportunity, participants will be able to define “virtual reality:” describe the differences between several different VR headsets; and list the pros and cons of different VR headsets. Due to classroom size, this session is limited to 10 participants (1 CME credit)  
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Description/Learning Objectives: By now you’re probably familiar with Virtual Reality and its applications for not only healthcare, but for everyday life. However, you may be unclear about the differences in VR headsets (Tethered? Untethered? Smartphone-based?). Join Kimberley to learn more about the different types of headsets, their capabilities, necessary peripherals, price ranges, etc. This presentation will be especially helpful for those who are planning to purchase a VR headset for their departmental or personal use. By the end of this learning opportunity, participants will be able to define “virtual reality:” describe the differences between several different VR headsets; and list the pros and cons of different VR headsets. Due to classroom size, this session is limited to 10 participants (1 CME credit) URL;VALUE=URI:https://faculty.med.virginia.edu/facultyaffairs/cmecourse/introduction-to-virtual-reality-headsets-2/ SUMMARY:Introduction to Virtual Reality Headsets LOCATION: Health Sciences Library, The MILL, Charlottesville END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR

Establishing your Personal Brand: Steps for building a successful web presence

Wednesday, October 16, 2019, 11:00 AM — 12:00 PM
Health Sciences Library, Charlottesville
CME Credits: 1.00

Presented by Kimberley R. Barker, MLIS, Librarian for Digital Life, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library
Description/Learning Objectives: Join Kimberley to learn about the basics of brand-building, and about how these simple steps can lead to a solid web presence that benefits you professionally and personally. By the end of this learning opportunity, participants will be able to define “personal branding;” list best practices for establishing their brand; explain strategies for effectively communicating their brand; describe ways to protect your digital assets; and become familiar with the idea of reputation management. (1 CME credit)
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Artificial Intelligence: Its Impact for Healthcare

Friday, November 8, 2019, 8:00 AM — 9:00 AM
Health Sciences Library, Charlottesville
CME Credits: 1.00

Presented by Kimberley R. Barker, MLIS, Librarian for Digital Life
Description: From traffic routing to self-driving cars, Alexa to Siri, AI’s reach is extending into all areas of life, including healthcare. Join Kimberley to learn more about how AI is being used now, and will be used in the near future, to facilitate provider-patient communication, mine medical records, assess patients, predict illness, suggest treatments, and so much more. Due to classroom size, this session is limited to 20 participants. (1 CME credit)
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