Published on in Vol 21, No 2 (2019): February

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/12913, first published .
Digital Education in Health Professions: The Need for Overarching Evidence Synthesis

Digital Education in Health Professions: The Need for Overarching Evidence Synthesis

Digital Education in Health Professions: The Need for Overarching Evidence Synthesis

Josip Car 1, MD, PhD, FRCPE, FFPH;  Jan Carlstedt-Duke 2, MD, PhD;  Lorainne Tudor Car 3, 4, MD, PhD;  Pawel Posadzki 5, PhD;  Penny Whiting 6, PhD;  Nabil Zary 7, 8, 9, MD, PhD;  Rifat Atun 10, 11, MBBS, FRCP;  Azeem Majeed 12, MBBS, MD;  James Campbell 13, MPH, MSc;   Digital Health Education Collaboration 14*

1 Centre for Population Health Sciences, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, Nanyang Technological University Singapore, Singapore , SG

2 Nanyang Institute of Technology in Health and Medicine, Nanyang Technological University Singapore , Singapore , SG

3 Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Public Health, Imperial College London, London , GB

4 Family Medicine and Primary Care, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore , SG

5 Centre for Population Health Sciences, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore , SG

6 Bristol Medical School, University of Bristol , Bristol , GB

7 Games for Health Innovations Centre, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore , SG

8 International Medical Simulation Centre, Mohammed VI University of Health Sciences , Casablanca , MA

9 Department of Learning, Informatics, Management and Ethics, Karolinska Institutet , Stockholm , SE

10 Harvard Medical School, Harvard University , Boston, MA, US

11 Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health, Harvard University , Boston, MA, US

12 Department of Primary Care & Public Health, School of Public Health, Imperial College London, London , GB

13 Health Workforce Department, World Health Organization , Geneva , CH

14 see Acknowledgements

*these authors contributed equally

Corresponding Author:

  • Josip Car, MD, PhD, FRCPE, FFPH
  • Centre for Population Health Sciences
  • Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine
  • Nanyang Technological University Singapore
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