Both with a mission to provide access to free, quality educational content in a credible academic environment – The Mayo Clinic, a nonprofit worldwide leader in medical care, research and education, has teamed up with Sophia.
The Mayo Clinic chose Sophia to disseminate their world class tutorials on medical procedures by Dr. Farley and some of the best respected doctors and surgeons in the field, so that people all over the world can benefit from gaining insight into previously inaccessible medical procedures.
David R. Farley, M.D., has taught and trained more than 300 general surgery residents and remains committed to producing the very best graduating general and subspecialty surgeons.
His current passion is to create better surgeons in less time, with an emphasis on generating smarter, more experienced and technically savvy surgeons through the use of simulation, online learning and preemptive learning.
Dr. Farley is especially focused on the following educational areas:
Significance to patient care
Today's learners are tomorrow's leaders. Preparing medical students, nurses and residents to become exceptional caregivers enhances the care of all future patients. When we say, "The needs of the patient come first," which patient are we talking about? The patient in our office today? Their child? Their grandchild? Good luck is when preparation meets opportunity. We need to prepare our learners to be our trusted caregivers.