Workshop: Developing Health Innovation Epubs and Digital Capstone Journals on the iPad

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Workshop Time: 11:00 AM (PDT)


Maureen Baker, PhD, RN
Associate Professor, UNC Chapel Hill

Moderator: Carlos Joy
Simulation Technology Specialist, Health Sciences Simulation Center, Samuel Merritt University



Participants will see how to set students up for success in creating innovation epubs and capstone clinical reflection journals.


Participants will see how the faculty took an idea and created a simple template to give students structure and latitude to make the electronic books their own. Exemplars will be shown and hands-on practice of how to create an "All about me page" template page. Developing Health Innovation Epubs and Digital Capstone Journals on the iPad

Learning Outcomes

  1. Understand the process of taking idea to deliverable.
  2. Using Pages create an electronic template for students.
  3. Discuss and brainstorm potential projects with others.

Workshop Tags

iPad Basics, Specialty Apps, Clinical Applications, Art and Wellness

Required Participant Experience

Novice (limited experience)


Demonstration, Use Case, Interactive Exercise, Discussion, Collaboration, Q&A

Required Devices

iPad, Apple Pencil

Required pre-installed apps

Notes, Pages, Books, Clips

Presenter Biography

Dr. Baker is passionate about nursing education and inspiring the next generation of nurses to elevate the art and science of nursing. As an Apple Distinguished Educator, she leads the UNC SON EmpowerEd program, using iPads to leverage nursing education, student engagement, and student scholarly productivity. Dr. Bakers areas of research are patient engagement and innovation in nursing education.