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Wafa Nabi

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Wafa Nabi, MD is an internal medicine resident at Yale New Haven Hospital and a faculty member for the Harvard Macy Institute “Transforming Your Teaching for the Virtual Environment” course. Wafa’s areas of professional interest include internal medicine, cardiology, and medical education. Wafa can be reached via email.

Utilizing Technology to Address Gaps in Medical Education

There are some reasons why I think that we are in the golden age of addressing gaps in medical education through technology:

  • High-quality modules and curricula are widely available online:

One of the most important roles of a medical educator in this age of technology is that of a content curator, rather than a content creator. This is because so many high-quality modules are being created and shared online by national experts that educators aim should be to curate an educational experience for their students rather than create them from scratch.

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