Sep
4
2014

TEDMED Coming to Jump

It’s the best and the brightest minds from all walks of life coming together to explore technology and achievement in health and medicine, and the Jump Trading Simulation & Education Center is taking part.

Jump will Live Stream the three-day TEDMED event from San Francisco and Washington, D.C. on September 10-12 to its lecture hall. Three sessions will be offered on each of the three days. Registration is required and seating is limited.

TEDMED is the independently owned and operated health and medicine edition of the world-famous TED conference, dedicated to “ideas worth spreading.” TED Talks have been viewed online over two billion times around the world. Their goal is to “seed the innovations in health and medicine of today, making the breakthroughs of tomorrow possible.

Each of the TEDMED days is geared to a specific audience. Day 1 is for care delivery providers, Day 2 for Medical Students and Residents, while Day 3 is designed for community members, with a networking session and refreshments following the final session. All days are free to attend with lunch included.

To register for any of the sessions go to www.jumpsimulation.org/events/. You can also call 309.677.0810 for more information on TEDMED.

Jump Trading Simulation & Education Center (Jump) is a collaboration of OSF HealthCare and the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria. Jump is a virtual medical training center, combining actual medical equipment and the latest simulation technology for better education, performance training and research. Learn more at: www.jumpsimulation.org.

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:
Sarah Johnson, Jump Event Coordinator 309.677.0810 sarah.k.johnson@osfhealthcare.org
Shelli Dankoff, Senior Media Relations Specialist, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center 309.655.3897