Today, Walter Isaacson who wrote the biography on Steve Jobs spoke to medical students and physicians attending the AAMC Annual Conference. He reminded medical educators that we need to "think different" and focus on innovation if we want to improve medical education.
Joanne Conroy, MD, @JoanneConroyMD Chief Health Care Officer at the Association of American Medical Colleges, tweeted:
- @WalterIsaacson "education and medicine have not yet been fully disrupted by the digital revolution" #aamc12
- @WalterIsaacson - Einstein knew how to think outside of the box because he knew what was in the box. #aamc12
- @WalterIsaacson "must create and environment where not only we innovate, but we encourage others to innovate as well" #aamc12
- #aamc12 Do medicine & education need disruptive innovation of tech to change? @khanacademy.@erictopol @AAMCtoday @wlaterisaacson say yes.