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Free open access medical education resources from around the web and across the continuum of medical education
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Art of Learning

This website features the artwork of Michiko Maruyama that she has completed in her medical education including her Daily Doodles.

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Super website from Michico Maruyama a medical student in Canada who creates daily illustrations to support her learning.

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OER Mythbusting! | Busting myths about open education.

OER Mythbusting! | Busting myths about open education. | #FOAMed - Free Open Access Medical Education Resources | Scoop.it
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A guide to OER and busting myths about open education.

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23 Seldom-Used Ideas for Utilizing Twitter Lists

23 Seldom-Used Ideas for Utilizing Twitter Lists | #FOAMed - Free Open Access Medical Education Resources | Scoop.it
If you’ve read any lists on Twitter tips, whether for beginners or for experts, you’ve likely come across the common advice to use Twitter lists.

Twitter lists are useful, helpful, and effective for managing and optimizing your Twitter experience. There’s also a number of unique ways to go about them.

I researched the topic and found 23 popular and outside-the-box ideas for what to do with your Twitter list. See what I learned in the post below, and add your favorite uses in the comments.

Via Howard Rheingold
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It's worth having a look at Howard Rheingold's comment on this post where he mentions that he suggests to his students creating Twitter lists and then using Paper.li to create a briefing around the topic or network.  It's not something I've done but sounds like an effective way to curate #FOAMed resources insights to students and trainees. 

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Howard Rheingold's curator insight, October 27, 2014 2:15 PM

When I teach infotention, I show learners how they can curate Twitter lists and use Paper.li to turn the lists into daily briefings by networks of experts on topics of their choosing. Curating, focusing, distilling, and formatting incoming streams of information about precisely the topics that interest you at any time is a key infotention skill. h/t Tracy Vu

Stephen Dale's curator insight, October 28, 2014 10:59 AM

Twitter Lists are a great way of tracking people and conversations by theme or meme. Easy to set up, and easy to maintain. I've found them to be a very useful tool for the Curator's toolbox.

 

Reading time: 8 mins

Alex Grech's curator insight, October 28, 2014 12:51 PM

For most people who use Twitter for lifelong learning purposes, the 'Eureka' moment tends to be the day they understand how to put lists to good strategic use.

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You don't get openness for nothing

You don't get openness for nothing | #FOAMed - Free Open Access Medical Education Resources | Scoop.it
Now, I think all articles should be open access anyway, but I think if you are doing any research in the field of open education (MOOCs, OA, OER, open data, etc), then as soon as you start doing that research you are morally obliged to publish results open access. I don't care which method (although if Green route, make it easy to find). You only get to do that research (even if you are critical of it) because others have been open. You are therefore beholden to reciprocate in a like manner. If you don't want to, or feel that the journal you are targeting isn't OA, then choose another subject area.
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This isn't about #FOAMed as such but think Martin Weller's point is one for us to consider.  If we are going to be publishing research papers about  #FOAMed we should be making the effort to publish them in open access journals.

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TeachMeAnatomy - Making Anatomy Simple.

TeachMeAnatomy - Making Anatomy Simple. | #FOAMed - Free Open Access Medical Education Resources | Scoop.it
TeachMeAnatomy is a website enabling you to learn and revise the anatomy of the human body, using diagrams, pictures, revision questions and presentations.
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A useful anatomy site developed by medical students and doctors aimed at medical students and doctors.

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Khan Academy videos

Khan Academy videos | #FOAMed - Free Open Access Medical Education Resources | Scoop.it
Foundational Concept 9: Cultural and social differences influence well-being.
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Library of Khan Academy videos reviewed by AAMC to support the US Medical College Admissions Test.

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Interactive Ear tool showing how the ear works

Interactive Ear tool showing how the ear works | #FOAMed - Free Open Access Medical Education Resources | Scoop.it
Use our Interactive Ear tool for a fun & visual Guide to Hearing. Enjoy amazing visuals of the journey of sound through each area of the ear.
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Will you check this scoop? Thank you so much. http://sco.lt/5okJ17 It's for my research project.
Christian Yamashiba Kasongo's curator insight, March 11, 2014 4:13 PM

Outil d'oreille interactive montrant le functioning de l'oreille AJOUTER Votre Point de Vue ...

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Open Access Atlas of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Operative Surgery

Open Access Atlas of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Operative Surgery | #FOAMed - Free Open Access Medical Education Resources | Scoop.it
Open Access Atlas of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Operative Surgery
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This site was recommended to me by one of our ENT consultants at Dundee who's part of the @DundeeENT team.  It includes a great set of #FOAMed resources for ENT surgeons.

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Gilbert Faure au nom de l'ASSIM's curator insight, January 24, 2014 3:07 PM

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Nuria Parra Macías's curator insight, February 4, 2014 2:26 AM

Recurso FOAM para otorrinolaringólogos: acceso abierto a un atlas quirúrgico.

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The Best Free Catalog of Film Clips That Can Be Legally Shared Online: MovieClips.com

The Best Free Catalog of Film Clips That Can Be Legally Shared Online: MovieClips.com | #FOAMed - Free Open Access Medical Education Resources | Scoop.it
MOVIECLIPS.com has movie trailers, previews, behind the scenes clips of old, new and upcoming films. Find videos of your favorite actors, actresses, scenes or watch clips of movies by producer, director or cast.

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Lucy Beaton's curator insight, January 7, 2014 10:58 PM

Comprehensive resource, as usual, by Robin Good.

Víctor Alarcón's curator insight, February 23, 2014 3:10 PM

Amazing catalogue of film clips which can be shared & embedded

Sofia Anysiadou's curator insight, June 27, 2014 5:15 AM

Ideal for  Preston's annual Film Festival..

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All in a lather over TTM - LITFL

All in a lather over TTM - LITFL | #FOAMed - Free Open Access Medical Education Resources | Scoop.it
I am interested in the outcomes of the TTM discussion - but even more interested in the way the discussion takes place and the FOAMed discussion
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For those unsure about the role of social media in medical education and unsure how FOAMed really works, this post gives a super example of it in action!

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Exploring individual, social and organisational effects on Web 2.0-based workplace learning: a research agenda for a systematic approach | Zhao | Research in Learning Technology

Exploring individual, social and organisational effects on Web 2.0-based workplace learning: a research agenda for a systematic approach | Zhao | Research in Learning Technology | #FOAMed - Free Open Access Medical Education Resources | Scoop.it
Exploring individual, social and organisational effects on Web 2.0-based workplace learning: a research agenda for a systematic approach
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This article may be of interest to those interested in the learning theories which can be applied to the learning that involves Web 2.0 technologies in the workplace and the growing #FOAMed approach in medical education.

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How to Archive Your Favorite Tweets - ProfHacker - The Chronicle of Higher Education

How to Archive Your Favorite Tweets - ProfHacker - The Chronicle of Higher Education | #FOAMed - Free Open Access Medical Education Resources | Scoop.it
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Some handy tips for archiving your favourite and most useful #FOAMed tweets.

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Radiology Channel

Radiology Channel | #FOAMed - Free Open Access Medical Education Resources | Scoop.it
A YouTube Channel dedicated to Radiology Education. Lectures and cases ideal for doctors, medical students, radiology technologists & radiologists. Presenter...
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Radiopaedia's YouTube channel supporting radiology education.

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flickr cc attribution bookmarklet maker

flickr cc attribution bookmarklet maker | #FOAMed - Free Open Access Medical Education Resources | Scoop.it

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Solvonauts : The Open Search Engine

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An open source open educational resource repository any one can install and run developed by Pat Lockley.

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53+ Free Image Sources For Your Blog and Social Media Posts

53+ Free Image Sources For Your Blog and Social Media Posts | #FOAMed - Free Open Access Medical Education Resources | Scoop.it
In social media, we're all increasingly thinking about visual content. But there's one question we get asked quite often: Where can you find free, good quality images that are cleared to use for your blog posts or social media content?...

Via Ana Cristina Pratas
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This is a great list of free images sources, some of which I"ve not come across before, well worth checking out.

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Gary Harwell's curator insight, October 26, 2014 1:19 AM

More places for photos. Good!

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Very useful!

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Slide Makeovers: Presentation Design Lessons from Real Slides

Slide Makeovers: Presentation Design Lessons from Real Slides | #FOAMed - Free Open Access Medical Education Resources | Scoop.it
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Useful tips on how to create more effective presentation slides.

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Best Places to Find Free Images Online - dustn.tv

Best Places to Find Free Images Online - dustn.tv | #FOAMed - Free Open Access Medical Education Resources | Scoop.it
If you are frequently sharing images online it’s essential to have a list of go-to websites where you can quickly and effectively find free images. Here's my 16 best!
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Not medical education resources as such but this site provides details of sources of free to use images useful to refer to if you're creating a presentation or developing an online learning resource.

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Сергей Ершиков's curator insight, March 23, 2014 3:13 PM

Список Интернет-ресурсов, где можно найти бесплатные изображения

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EHSL - HEAL Collection

EHSL - HEAL Collection | #FOAMed - Free Open Access Medical Education Resources | Scoop.it
Eccles Health Sciences Library HEAL collection The Eccles Health Sciences Library is located at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah
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Great to see the HEAL collection is back up online.  This a super library of digital assets to support medical education.

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Dermatology: Medical Student Edition

Get Dermatology: Medical Student Edition on the App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews.
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A dermatology FOAMed resource for medical students from the British Assocaition of Medical Students.

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Ministry of Ethics .co.uk - An online resource for learning Medical Ethics and Law

Ministry of Ethics .co.uk - An online resource for learning Medical Ethics and Law | #FOAMed - Free Open Access Medical Education Resources | Scoop.it
Medical ethics and law revision notes for free, with MCQs, EMQs, animated videos, clinical scenarios, lecture notes and discussion forums.
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Top Resources for Medical Students 2013 | IVLine

Top Resources for Medical Students 2013 | IVLine | #FOAMed - Free Open Access Medical Education Resources | Scoop.it
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Most of the resources featured here are free and open access so I think I can get away with tagging them as FOAMed resources.  A number of them have already been featured thesis Scoop.it page before.

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Welcome to optic-disc.org

The site dedicated to evaluation and assessment of the optic nerve, with optic disc image library & tutorials
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An online learning resource for ophthalmologists. physicians, medical students and optometrists.

 

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