Dr Jonathan San Diego

Dr Jonathan San Diego

Senior Lecturer in Educational Technology King’s College London

Dr Jonathan San Diego is a Senior Lecturer in Educational Technology and Healthcare Informatics with King’s College London.  He is the Director of the iTEL Hub for both the Faculty of Dentistry, Oral & Craniofacial Sciences, and the Florence Nightingale Faculty of Nursing, Midwifery and Palliative Care at King’s. Jonathan holds a number of fellowship awards including the Centre for Distance Education, University of London. His main research interests are examining how computer-based representations influence cognition, reasoning and learning, which involves how new technologies affect students’ understanding and knowledge. He exploits digital data from learner-computer interactions: video capture; computer logs and web analytics; touch input and haptics; eye-movements; biometric and physiological measures. He has over 25 years teaching experience and has been at the cutting edge of the use of educational technologies throughout his career (virtual learning environments, simulation technologies, technology enhanced learning and distance learning).

Dr Jonathan San Diego will be speaking with Professor Kim Piper on pioneering approaches to using simulation in education. Both speakers received national and international recognition in this area.


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Friday 25/03/2022

From 12:25 To 12:50

03/25/2022 12:25 03/25/2022 12:50 Digital Innovator of the Year: Pioneering approaches to using simulation in education Simulation is a critical element of learning at King’s College London, playing a vital role in ensuring facilities and resources are future-proofed to train clinicians who will practice in digital environments in modern healthcare. King's research into reducing aerosol spread during the pandemic established new ways of working, accelerating delivery of innovative, digital and sustainable simulation facilities and education technologies.

Join this session to hear how the innovative work at Kings College London has informed practice and approaches at other training and HE institutions, with the most important impact being the graduation of two cohorts of competent dentists under the most challenging circumstances.

Professor Kim Piper and Dr San Diego will be speaking on pioneering approaches to using simulation in education, focusing on the work that won them the title of Digital Innovator of the Year at the Times Higher Education Awards 2021. Both speakers received national and international recognition in this area.

Themes: Innovation, Futures
ExCeL London

ExCeL London

"Digital Innovator of the Year: Pioneering approaches to using simulation in education"

Dr Jonathan San Diego Prof Kim Piper
Time and date

Friday 25/03/2022

From 12:25 To 12:50

03/25/2022 12:25 03/25/2022 12:50 Digital Innovator of the Year: Pioneering approaches to using simulation in education Simulation is a critical element of learning at King’s College London, playing a vital role in ensuring facilities and resources are future-proofed to train clinicians who will practice in digital environments in modern healthcare. King's research into reducing aerosol spread during the pandemic established new ways of working, accelerating delivery of innovative, digital and sustainable simulation facilities and education technologies.

Join this session to hear how the innovative work at Kings College London has informed practice and approaches at other training and HE institutions, with the most important impact being the graduation of two cohorts of competent dentists under the most challenging circumstances.

Professor Kim Piper and Dr San Diego will be speaking on pioneering approaches to using simulation in education, focusing on the work that won them the title of Digital Innovator of the Year at the Times Higher Education Awards 2021. Both speakers received national and international recognition in this area.

Themes: Innovation, Futures
ExCeL London
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