FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 11/9/16
Dr. Charles Prober Joins ScholarRx Academic Advisory Board
Elizabethtown, KY: ScholarRx is pleased to welcome Dr. Charles Prober to its Academic Advisory Board. The ScholarRx Academic Advisory Board, comprised of nationally recognized educators, provides direction on curricular and assessment initiatives, ensuring that its educational solutions meet the needs for 21st century medical education.
“We are honored to have Dr. Prober join our advisory board,” says Dr. Tao Le, author of the best-selling book First Aid for the USMLE Step 1 and CEO of ScholarRx. “Dr. Prober is a medical education visionary who has worked with the likes of Sal Khan and has advocated for the adoption of modern learning frameworks like the flipped classroom.”
As part of its mission to address the most pressing curricular issues facing medical education programs across the globe, ScholarRx is developing an evidence-based, adaptive learning solution to facilitate lifelong learning. This effort is in addition to its exam-preparation services, which continue under the USMLE-Rx brand.
“I am pleased to be collaborating with Dr. Le and the ScholarRx team,” Dr. Prober says. “Their effort to create an accessible and affordable learning platform has the potential to benefit medical students and educators both in the US and internationally.”
About Charles G. Prober, MD: Dr. Prober is Professor of Pediatrics, Microbiology, and Immunology and Senior Associate Dean for Medical Education at Stanford School of Medicine. At Stanford, he oversees undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate medical education. Dr. Prober has published extensively in the field of pediatric infectious diseases and he is one of three editors of Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Diseases.
About ScholarRx: ScholarRx (ScholarRx.com) is a learning science company that delivers medical test-preparation and curriculum support services to improve medical education outcomes in programs across the globe. Its USMLE-Rx product suite, integrated with bestselling book First Aid for the USMLE Step 1, has prepared more than 150,000 students to excel on the USMLE. Visit us at ScholarRx.com or contact us at [email protected] to learn more.