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Webinar on Introduction to Telehealth by Dr. Elizabeth Krupinski

Dear Colleagues and Students,

If you didn't have the opportunity to watch the presentation by Elizabeth Krupinski last Thursday on Telehealth and Telemedicine, here is the link.

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Here is some more info about Dr. Krupinski:

Dr. Elizabeth A. Krupinski, PhD, is a professor and vice chair for research in the Departments of Radiology & Imaging Sciences, Psychology, and BioMedical Informatics at Emory University in Atlanta.
She is a renowned investigator in the arena of perception and cognition in medical imaging, studying how the image information, automated enhancements and human factors influence image interpretation.

She has been the associate director of evaluation for the Arizona Telemedicine Program and co-director of the Southwest Telehealth Resource Center at the University of Arizona in Tucson, AZ where she leads multiple research initiatives on utilizing telemedicine to improve patients’ access to care.

An experienced leader, Dr. Krupinski is a past chair of the SPIE Medical Imaging Conference, past president of the American Telemedicine Association (ATA), president of the Medical Image Perception Society, and past chair of the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM).

Dr. Krupinski has contributed to more than 280 peer-reviewed scientific publications, and she serves on a number of editorial boards and is co-editor of the Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare.
She has served as Intergovernmental Personnel Act Scientific Subject Matter Expert to the U.S. Army Medical Research & Material Command (MRMC) Telemedicine & Advanced Technology Research Center.
She has served on the program committees of more than 30 academic societies, including SPIE, the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), SIIM, the International Workshop on Digital Mammography, and the World Congress of High-Tech Medicine.

Well recognized for her outstanding contributions to research, Dr. Krupinski received the Academy of Radiology Research Distinguished Investigator Award in 2014 and the ATA President's Award for Individual Leadership in 2017.


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Blog Posts from the Center

Canvas Tip of the Week (09 September 2019)

September 9, 2019

Check For Accessibility Did you know that Canvas has a feature to “Check Accessibility”? The “Check Accessibility” tool will review content within a Canvas page for readability. This ensures content […]

Understanding Emotional Intelligence

September 3, 2019

Dear Colleagues, Some of you may be familiar with the concept of Emotional Intelligence (EI). For health care and education professionals, the development of EI seems very important in developing […]

Canvas Tip of the Week (19 August 2019)

August 19, 2019

24/7 Canvas Support DID YOU KNOW that Touro has 24/7 Canvas support? Since the beginning of the transition to Canvas, Faculty, staff and students can make sure of Canvas’s excellent support.  There […]

This Week’s Post: Ruth Best, Touro College Learning & Teaching Exchange Blog

August 17, 2019

Dear Colleagues, Below is a post from Ruth Best, forwarded to me from TCUS. The post discusses her online teaching and asynchronous aspects of the course. As well, this […]

Canvas Tip of the Week (12 August 2019)

August 12, 2019

Add A Profile Picture To Your Canvas Account The picture you select appears when you send messages. Did you know you can add a picture to your Canvas profile?  The picture selected […]

Canvas Tip of the Week (05 August 2019)

August 5, 2019

Publishing Course Content All content within Canvas cannot be accessed by students until it is “published.” This means that every item created (assignment, quiz, rubric, page, etc.) is in “draft […]