Stephen Carson

Director of Business Development for OPENPediatrics

The return of le Mooc Mécanique

Before I came over to OPENPediatrics, I was involved in a project with good friends in the open education space called The Mechanical MOOC.  It was an approach to offering … Continue reading

April 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

It’s Open Education Week

  OPENPediatrics will be hosting an online our of the site tomorrow at 11:00 am Eastern.  For more information on this and other OEW activities, read the note below from … Continue reading

March 9, 2015 · Leave a comment

How exactly have I missed #FOAMed?

As we rolled out our new multimedia library, we were looking for hashtags that might be useful in spreading the word, and we came across #FOAMed and #FOAMped. A little … Continue reading

January 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

Job Opening: IP Specialist

OPENPediatrics is looking for an IP specialist to manage third-party intellectual property clearance for the program.  OP materials have a large number of third-party charts, graphs and other intellectual property imbedded … Continue reading

January 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

Be still my beating heart

I have an undiagnosed irregular heartbeat, one I’ve had for years. A skipped beat, a fluttering feeling in my chest. Sometimes just an isolated thing, occasionally something that will happen … Continue reading

January 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

The power of open medical information

One of my favorite stories illustrating the power of openly sharing health information is the feedback we received about our video “Accessing a Central Venous Catheter” by Mary Jeanne Manning, … Continue reading

January 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

The future of medical education

One of the other very enjoyable and provocative presentations at the Pediatric Innovation Summit in October was the one by Zeke Emanuel on the future of medicine in the era … Continue reading

January 8, 2015 · Leave a comment