Category Archives: Software/Multimedia

Auscultation, FDA Approvals & Best Minds in Medicine!

AccessMedicine has introduced several new features to support learning across the continuum of medical education – from undergraduate to continuing medical education.  AccessMedicine features nearly 150 full-text books including key titles such as Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine (20th ed), Basic & Clinical Biostatistics (4th ed.), … Continue reading

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3D Anatomy on AccessMedicine! 

AccessMedicine has launched a series of focused 3D modules designed to guide medical and health sciences students through systems-based tours of human anatomy.  The modules are designed with an eye toward learning anatomy via an interactive,visual, and systems-based methodology. This new 3D … Continue reading

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3D Printing at Himmelfarb

Bring your ideas to life as 3D printed objects! Courtesy of a grant from the GW Hospital Women’s Board, Himmelfarb Library now has a 3D printer available to faculty, residents, students, and staff of GW’s School of Medicine and Health … Continue reading

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How do DC neighborhoods vary by life expectancy?

PolicyMap now provides access to new life expectancy data from the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention.  This data provides standardized life expectancy data at census tract level, and allows identification of neighborhood-level differences in life expectancy as shown in this … Continue reading

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PolicyMap now available @ Himmelfarb!

PolicyMap is now available via Himmelarb Library! PolicyMap allows users to create maps by combing access to a data library with mapping and reporting tools.  PolicyMap provides access to more that 150 data sources and also allows users to upload their own data.  Users can then … Continue reading

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New: 3D Human Anatomy Modeling

Visible Body Human Anatomy Atlas provides a new way to study and explore anatomy. This online anatomy atlas allows users to view specific structures and layers from head to toe, rotate anatomical models, and explore systemic and regional anatomy. Visible … Continue reading

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Revamp Your Teaching with Open-Source Modules

How do you teach?  If you’re interested in adding innovation to your instruction, check out online modules made available by GW faculty! Online teaching materials and modules serve as  great teaching tools in medical education.  GW’s SMHS and CNHS faculty … Continue reading

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