MedCases, a provider of innovative medical e-learning services for the healthcare industry, today announced the appointment of Emmy Award-winning FOX Philadelphia Medical Correspondent and past president of the National Association of Physician Broadcasters (NAPB), Brian McDonough
, M.D, to its Medical Advisory Board.McDonough
, a distinguished physician whose daily medical reports and talk show can be heard on radio stations across the country, will help set educational and clinical policy for MedCases and assist in the final editorial review of its educational content.
looked at opportunities to educate other physicians, MedCases impressed him with its unique, interactive approach to treatment. ``Years ago I made a decision to practice medicine in a setting where I could also teach young doctors, ' said McDonough. ``As I have grown in medicine, I have learned that education is life-long.
is Clinical Associate Professor of Family Medicine and Community Health at the Temple University School of Medicine, where he
graduated in 1985.He
is the Associate Director of the St. Francis Hospital Family Practice Residency Program in Wilmington, DE, where he
also serves as Medical Correspondent for KYW NewsRadio.
MedCases is reshaping the face of medical education with its comprehensive curriculum of highly interactive e-learning products and services that serve as a valuable tool for practicing physicians, educational institutions, pharmaceutical and medical device companies, and managed care organizations.
MedCases' sophisticated database of simulated clinical encounters is developed in partnership with a national consortium of the nation's leading medical schools, and uses Web-based technology that is proprietary, scalable, and maintains peer review quality controls at less cost and in a shorter time than any previous editorial method.
Other members of the MedCases advisory board include (by specialty) :.