Democratizing Medical Knowledge

Dr. Joshua Landy discusses the value of social platforms for healthcare professionals
Dr. Joshua Landy

Details

Date & Time

October 17, 2019
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Location

Ron Joyce Centre
4350 South Service Road
Burlington, ON

Cost

$35 (in person)
$15 (webinar)

Contact

Mary Taws
tawsm1@mcmaster.ca

Description

Dr. Joshua Landy, Canadian critical care specialist and co-founder of mobile health start-up Figure 1, discusses the value of social platforms for healthcare professionals. Figure 1 is a free-access repository of medical cases available to the healthcare community, with 2.8M users in 190 countries on iOS, Android, and the web. Dr. Landy will share the value of integrating networking technology into medical practice and discuss the promise, pitfalls, and pearls of crowdsourcing clinical knowledge.

Current McMaster students, employees and faculty are eligible for a discounted ticket. Email tawsm1@mcmaster.ca for more information.

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