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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.

For additional software resources visit the main Ed-Tech page. 

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Adobe Creative Cloud

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Now everyone can make something amazing for fun, for work, or just because. All you need is a little imagination and Adobe Creative Cloud.

Aquifer

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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. Aquifer’s courses build essential knowledge and clinical reasoning skills for health professions students, grounded in Aquifer’s pedagogy.

Comprehensive Academic Management System (CAMS)

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CAMS is BCM's Student Information System (SIS) used across all schools across the college.  It's used for Unofficial transcripts, Letter Grades, Financial Aid Info, Student Account Info, Student Directory, and Elective Registration (MS1)

Examplify

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Support and resource information for the use of Examplify (licensed by ExamSoft), a secure testing solution used for for students/trainees for high stakes exams.

Blackboard for Students

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Support and resource information for the set up and use of Blackboard, a web-based course-management system.

NBME Testing

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Support and resource information for the set up and use of NBME Testing, a variety of web-based self-assessments for U.S. and international medical students and graduates.

Success Factors

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BCM Learning Management System for training and HR. 

UptoDate

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UpToDate is an online, peer-reviewed clinical decision support tool with topic reviews covering medical symptoms, tests and diagnosis, and treatment options for over 8,500 conditions.

vBrick

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BCM streaming service for lecture videos.

Zoom

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Students, faculty, and staff can host audio-only or video conferences with whiteboard, chat, and screen share.

Frequently Asked Questions

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View a listing of frequently asked questions, related to Student/Trainee Ed-Tech Resources.