ENABLING A LEARNING HEALTHCARE SYSTEM

With a mission to support lifelong self-directed learning across the medical education continuum, VSTAR platform supports the vision of learning healthcare system for VUSM and VUMC

INTEGRATED LEARNING PLATFORM

  1. Learn – Full fledged learning management system
  2. Portfolio – Student E-Portfolio system to support self-directed life-long learning
  3. CurriculumMap – Curriculum mapping, search and reporting
  4. Help – Single point of contact help desk and support articles
  5. Outcomes Database – Tracking and compiling student and cohort outcomes
  6. FreeForm – Social Learning network, faculty-student collaborations and interactions
  • Learn
  • Portfolio
  • Freeform
  • Help
  • Third Parties
  • Customized

Personalized Self-Directed Learning

Enables learners to assess their strengths and weaknesses using a competency framework to create and achieve specific learning objectives and work towards the development and reflection of early professional and learning goals.

Digital Learning and Flipped Classrooms

Supports various aspects of digital learning and flipped classroom functionality including knowledge sharing, document repository, automated progress management, mentor oversight, video streaming, online assessment etc.

DASHBOARDS AND SOCIAL LEARNING NETWORK

Provides students and mentors with progress and status dashboards and a social learning network through which mentors and students can exchange messages, share documents and artifacts and schedule meetings.

A look at VSTAR Apps

VSTAR Learn

Full fledged learning management system.

Flipped Classroom

Supports various aspects of digital learning and flipped classroom functionality.

Notifications

Alerts and Notifications for activities past due, and notifying mentor if student missed a deadline.

Self-Directed Learning

Students' self directed learning goals dashboard.

Learning Goal

An example learning goal, and progress history.

Admin Dashboards

Information Dashboards.

Student/Mentor's Page

Student’s or Mentor’s Profile Page (on Social Learning Network).

VSTAR Help

Single point of contact help desk and support articles.

Bonjour, mon ami!

VSTAR applications are on single sign-on. Happy Learning!