Jones & Bartlett Learning Health Blog

    Webinar: Health Care Leadership

    Posted by Alianna Ortu on Apr 24, 2017 10:00:05 AM

    Join us for a free webinar on Wednesday May 3rd at 2pm EST. In this webinar, you’ll hear from Gerald (Jerry) R. Ledlow, PhD, MHA, FACHE, author of Leadership for Health Professionals, Third Edition, about how he created and incorporated his “Focused Content Cycling” model into the text. Learn best practices for teaching complex leadership principles to your health care students.

    Register today at: go.jblearning.com/Leadershipwebinar

    Read More

    Topics: allied health, Health, health administration, Webinar, Leadership, ledlow, webinar, health care leadership, leadership for health professionals

    Award Winning Biostatistics Educator Lisa Sullivan Explores the Best Strategies for Getting Students Engaged in Learning

    Posted by Sophie Teague on Mar 30, 2017 3:42:02 PM

    Studies reveal that learners retain only 5% of what they learn from a lecture. That number jumps to 50% when a student is engaged in a group discussion. If the student is teaching someone else, the learning retention ratemushrooms to a whopping 90%.

    In this informative webinar, recorded on March 23, award winning educator and author Lisa Sullivan (Essentials of Biostatistics in Public Health) explores these data as well as faculty challenges and how to overcome them in order to make Biostatistics fun and engaging for students.

    Read More

    Topics: Author, Webinar, teaching, biostatistics

    Webinar: Undergraduate Public Health Education: 2017 Update

    Posted by Sophie Teague on Feb 27, 2017 1:18:45 PM

    Join us for this free webinar on Tuesday March 7 at 2:00 PM EST.

    Richard K. Riegelman, MD, MPH, PhD, will present an update on the current status of undergraduate Public Health education in the U.S.

    View Recording

    Read More

    Topics: Richard Riegelman, undergraduate public health, Webinar

    Aphasia Rehabilitation: Live Webinar March 1st

    Posted by Alianna Ortu on Feb 24, 2017 10:00:31 AM

    Join us for a Discussion of Contemporary Clinical Aphasiology: 
    Wednesday, March 1st 2PM EST

    Hear from authors and experts Patrick Coppens, PhD, CCC-SLP and Janet Patterson, PhD, CCC-SLP as they discuss important clinical issues in aphasia rehabilitation. The speakers will provide a broad overview of current, evidence-based clinical thinking on a variety of topic areas, as well as advice and examples for implementation in clinical practice. Several treatment components will be discussed, with special focus on Generalization and Treatment Intensity. This webinar is an ideal learning opportunity for clinicians, instructors and students.

    REGISTER TODAY

    Read More

    Topics: allied health, Webinar, patterson, webinar, allied health, Aphasia, aphasia rehabilitation, audiology, Coppens, slp

    Spring 2017 Webinar Recordings Now Available

    Posted by Sophie Teague on Feb 9, 2017 6:04:01 PM

    If you weren't able to join us for any of these spring webinars featuring authors of our newest titles, check out the recording:

    Nursing Informatics
    Hear from authors Dee McGonigle and Kathleen Mastrian as they discuss the topic of nursing informatics. Learn how their new text Nursing Informatics and the Foundation of Knowledge, Fourth Edition can help faculty teach this important topic and demonstrate its value as an area of specialization.
    View Recording

    Read More

    Topics: ACA, Richard Riegelman, undergraduate public health, Webinar, health disparities, MACRA, mass incarceration, webinars

    One Health: From AIDS to Zika - Webinar Recording Now Available

    Posted by Sophie Teague on Dec 15, 2016 1:25:02 PM

    by Richard Riegelman MD, MPH, PhD Profession and Founding Dean, Milken Institute School of Public Health, The George Washington University

    As Zika spreads to the U.S., climate change becomes a daily reality, and the presence of antibiotic resistance becomes a threat to human health, the One Health movement has emerged to help us understand how it all fits together. One Health looks at the relationship between human, animal, and ecosystem health and offers the potential for dramatic progress if the health professions work together to address these issues.

    Learn more about the One Health initiative in this webinar recorded on December 1st, 2016.

    Read More

    Topics: allied health, Health, Author, Global health, health administration, Health Science, Richard Riegelman, Webinar, Diseases

    Fall 2016 Webinar Recordings Now Available

    Posted by Sophie Teague on Nov 17, 2016 4:01:23 PM

    Wednesday October 19, 2:00 pm EDT
    Topic: Quality Improvement: A Guide for Integration in Nursing
    Description: Join author and Nursing instructor, Anita Finkelman, MSN, RN for an informative and interactive webinar around the hot topic of Quality Improvement in Nursing.
    View the Recorded Webinar

    Read More

    Topics: allied health, Kay Perrin, public health education, Global health, health administration, Webinar, Law, marketing, Public health management, Sharon Buchbinder Blog, Richard Skolnik Blog

    Vaccinations and Health Care Managers

    Posted by Sophie Teague on Oct 10, 2016 1:51:09 PM

    With the Zika virus pushing now vaccine preventable Ebola virus off the center stage in world health, it is easy to forget old diseases and debates. Vaccinations created by man, not by natural disease processes, have historically engendered controversy. According to Link (2005, p. 38), "vaccines are counterintuitive. What sense does it make to inject a well baby with a potent, biologically active vaccine that contains elements of the very disease it is supposed to prevent?"

    Read More

    Topics: Author, health administration, Webinar, Sharon Buchbinder Blog, webinar, vaccinations, zika

    Fall 2016 Author Webinars Just Announced

    Posted by Sophie Teague on Oct 6, 2016 2:54:43 PM

    Wednesday October 19, 2:00 pm EDT
    Topic: Quality Improvement: A Guide for Integration in Nursing
    Description: Join author and Nursing instructor, Anita Finkelman, MSN, RN for an informative and interactive webinar around the hot topic of Quality Improvement in Nursing.
    View the Recorded Webinar

    Thursday October 20, 2:00 pm EDT
    Topic: Writing Success Strategies for Scholars in the Health Sciences
    Description: Kathryn Jacobsen, author of Introduction to Health Research Methods, will present strategies for academic writing—from getting started to staying motivated, to seeing the project through to completion.
    View the Recorded Webinar 

    Read More

    Topics: allied health, Kay Perrin, Author, Joel Teitelbaum, Webinar, Sharon Buchbinder Blog, Richard Skolnik Blog

    Oct 20 Webinar: Writing Success Strategies for Scholars in the Health Sciences

    Posted by Sophie Teague on Oct 6, 2016 1:44:19 PM

    Webinar Topic: Writing Success Strategies for Scholars in the Health Sciences
    Presenter: Kathryn Jacobsen, PhD, MPH, Author of Introduction to Health Research Methods, 2nd Ed.
    Recorded on: Thu Oct 20, 2:00 pm EDT
    Watch Recording at:

    Read More

    Topics: allied health, Health, public health education, Author, Global health, health administration, Health Science, Webinar, Public health management

    Subscribe to Email Updates

    Recent Posts

    Posts by Topic

    see all