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Education

Student/Trainee Ed-Tech Resources

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Education technology support is provided by the Academic Technologies team within the Office of Information Technology. We offer a wide range of services to enhance the instructional/learning experience for Baylor College of Medicine faculty and learners.

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Aquifer Aquifer provides case-based virtual courses for clinical learning.  Aquifer’s courses are evidence-based, peer-reviewed, and continuously updated by the Educators Consortium, to support best practices in clinical teaching and learning. Created by educators, for educators—in close collaboration with their national organizations—Aquifer’s courses build essential knowledge and clinical reasoning skills for health professions students, grounded in Aquifer’s pedagogy. Access only for SOM. Request access by sending an email to ed-tech@bcm.edu

Blackboard Resources

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BCM Learning Management System.

You will be prompted to login using SSO

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BCM Cloud Storage

Getting Started with Box

Contact the BCM Help Desk at 713-798-8737 for issues or concerns. 

You will be prompted to login using your SSO

Comprehensive Academic Management System (CAMS)

Unofficial transcripts, Letter Grades, Financial Aid Info, Student Account Info, Student Directory, Elective Registration (MS1)

You will be prompted to login using SSO

E*Value

Web-based Evaluation Software

School of Medicine - contact Lori Ezzell

School of Health Professions PA Program - contact Yvonnne Baier

ExamSoft Resources

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Assessment software for Educational Programs

You will be prompted to login using SSO

MedHub

MedHub is a web-based Residency Management System designed to track and document a variety of program and resident activities for scheduling, curricula delivery and evaluations, which are required for program and institutional accreditation.

Graduate Medical Education

Contact: Dennis Jeorje

You will be prompted to login using SSO

Medline Plus

 

MedlinePlus brings together authoritative information from NLM, the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and other government agencies and health-related organizations. Preformulated MEDLINE searches are included in MedlinePlus and give easy access to medical journal articles. MedlinePlus also has extensive information about drugs, an illustrated medical encyclopedia, interactive patient tutorials, and latest health news.

 

Off-campus access: Yes

Microsoft Office Office Basics

Microsoft Cheat Sheets

You will be prompted to login using SSO

Mobile Apps

Approved BCM Mobile Apps

 

National Library of Medicine

 

The world’s largest medical library including a gateway to simultaneous searching of 20 NLM databases.

 

Off-campus access: Yes

NBME Testing Resources

School of Medicine NBME Licensure Exam

Contact the NBME Chief Proctor for questions:

Email Phuong Huynh, Ph.D. or reach her at 713-798-3271

Nursing Reference Center Nursing references Access through the TMC Library
Poll Everywhere

Classroom Response System. Helps instructors assess student understanding of course topics, provides immediate feedback to students, builds class community

As a poll is displayed to an audience, students submit responses by visiting a specific Web site or by sending text messages to our short code number (22333).

PubMed

PubMed comprises more than 29 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.

Access through the TMC Library

RefWorks

Reference Management Software

Access through the TMC Library

Success Factors BCM Learning Management System For general questions about the LMS LMSquestions@bcm.edu.  For login issues contact the BCM IT Helpdesk lt-support@bcm.edu.
Typhon

Web-based Evaluation Software

School of Health Professions - contact Ramona Miller

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Up-to-Date

Clinical decision support resource

 

Free if accessing on campus with BCM WiFi, or off-campus with VPN.

If users access the site on campus (with BCM WiFi) the site will recognize them and they won’t be asked to pay for a subscription. If users access the site away from campus (like from home), then they need to be on VPN (Choose Group: ERC). If they are off campus and not on VPN, then they will be prompted to pay for a subscription.

You will be prompted to login using SSO.

vBrick

Cloud Portal for Accessing Lecture Videos

For questions or help with issues, contact AV at av@bcm.edu

Contact the BCM Help Desk at 713-798-8737 for login issues.

You will be prompted to login using SSO

Virtual Private  Network (VPN)

Baylor College of Medicine’s VPN solution allows employees/students who are connected to the Internet through their own private connection (DSL, cable modem, AT&T U-verse, etc.) to access BCM computing resources as if they were physically connected to Baylor’s network.

In order to use a VPN connection, you will be required to install and configure the VPN software on the computer that you will be using to remotely connect to the Baylor network. BCM Office of Information Technology provides the VPN software  client and the instructions to download and install it.

 

IT MFA Install Brochure

 

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Zoom Resources

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Video Conferencing service

For questions or help with issues, contact AV at av@bcm.edu

Contact the BCM Help Desk at 713-798-8737 for login issues.

 

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