Search Results

Refine Your Search

Displaying Results 1 - 5 of 5
  • Infectious Disease Exhibition: Examining Guided and Unguided Use of an Exhibition Case
    Date: 12/29/2006
    Resource Category: Formative
    In 2006, the Science Museum of Minnesota carried out a formative evaluation of the traveling exhibition, Disease Detectives. Disease Detectives features an immersive environment where visitors investigate a case by meeting a patient (an interactive mannequin), interpreting lab tests, and exploring specific environments to learn more about disease ... »
  • North Star (Phase I and II)
    Date: 09/15/2006
    Resource Category: Project Descriptions
    Goals: 1) Increase the number of Alaskans from educationally and/or economically disadvantaged backgrounds, particularly Alaska Natives, who pursue careers in health sciences and health professions and 2) Inform the Alaskan public about health science research and the clinical trial process so that they are better equipped to make healthier ... »
  • Engaging Public Audiences in Current Health Science at the Current Science & Technology Center (Museum of Science, Boston)
    Date: 07/01/2006
    Resource Category: Research and Evaluation Instruments
    In April 2001, the Museum of Science in Boston launched the Current Science & Technology Center, an effort to engage public and school audiences in leading edge research and to provide depth and context for science and technology stories in the news within a museum context and through various outreach methods. Health science programming in the ... »
  • K-12 Virtual Clinical Research Center & Medical Ignorance Exploratorium - Phases I & II
    Date: 03/20/2006
    Resource Category: Project Descriptions
    1. Build stepwise a prototype -Virtual Clinical Research Center- (VCRC) for K-12 learners and mentors (diverse peers, experts, and patients) by accessing, mobilizing, and linking the human and physical resources of a prototype national network of Clinical Research Centers (CRC) and translational laboratories through state-of-the-art Telemedicine ... »
  • Cellular Universe Focus Groups
    Date: 02/25/2006
    Resource Category: Evaluation Reports
    The Maryland Science Center has received a SEPA grant to develop an exhibition, intern program and web site focusing on cell biology and stem cell research. The working title of the exhibition is Cellular Universe. The exhibit is intended to serve the following audiences: Families with children age nine and older; School groups (grades four and up ... »