Jared Maker, D.P.M.’10

Jared Maker, a third-year resident at Western Pennsylvania Hospital, was among the authors of research published online last June in the Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery, titled “Mechanical Comparison of Cortical Screw Fixation versus Locking Plate Fixation in First Metatarsal Base Osteotomy.” Lead authors were Kevin Smith, D.P.M.’95, Ph.D., FACFAS, associate dean for clinical affairs […]

— Alumni Relations

Noah Oliver, D.P.M.’10

Noah Oliver, a third-year resident at Inova Fairfax Hospital in Falls Church, VA, was among the authors of research published online last June in the Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery, titled “Mechanical Comparison of Cortical Screw Fixation versus Locking Plate Fixation in First Metatarsal Base Osteotomy.” Lead authors were Kevin Smith, D.P.M.’95, Ph.D., FACFAS, associate […]

— Alumni Relations

Instructional Technology Tip 2: How to View the Asynchronous Discussion Participation in D2L

This post is part of the Online Faculty Technology Series. One way of assessing your students’ participation might be through looking at their discussion activity. In D2L Brightspace, you can view each students’ discussion statistics for each forum and topic as well as viewing the statistics for overall participation of the students in each discussion […]

— Devrim Ozdemir, Ph.D.

Incorporating Prezi for More Interactive Presentations

This post is part of the Online Faculty Best Practices Series. ​Best practice champion: Jami Haberl in the MPH Program. I was quite impressed when I first watched Jami’s Prezi presentations in her Introduction to MPH Program and Graduate School course. She created very interactive presentations using Prezi. One previous disadvantage of Prezi was the […]

— Devrim Ozdemir, Ph.D.

Collecting Structured Information from Students using D2L Form Templates

This post is part of the Online Faculty Best Practices Series. Best practice champion: Dr. Carla Stebbins in the MHA Program Form Templates allow the instructors to collect information from students in a structured form. This information may include integrity statements, approval or consent forms, capstone or internship project, and even portfolio assignments. Dr. Stebbins successfully […]

— Devrim Ozdemir, Ph.D.