Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Faculty Affairs & Professional Development

Advance Technology Series Courses and Resources

Technology Training

Courses and Resources for:

Resources

PowerPoint Tutorial - Biomedical Library
Link to on-line PowerPoint tutorial. Includes adding sound and videos, graphics and imaging resources for Health and Life Sciences.

University of Pennsylvania ISC Technology Training Page
Link to ISC's technology training page offering a variety of fee-based technology classes

David Weigle Information Commons at the Van Pelt Library
Link to the David Weigle Informations Commons in the Van Pelt Library offering a variety of technology classes and online tutorials (including Lynda.com)

Courses

Course Title
Description
Date/Time/Location
Instructor

Intermediate PowerPoint

ENROLL NOW

Attaining Teaching Excellence Series class

Learn to create your own templates using master slides, import images from the Web, use Custom Animation, insert graphs and tables, and more.

Thursday, September 26, 2013

3:30pm - 5:00pm

Anatomy Chemistry 202

Barbara Kountouzi

 

Basics of Using Adobe Illustrator for Scientific Figures

ENROLL NOW

Most journals no longer accept figures created in PowerPoint. Instead, they require that figures and schematic drawings be generated in programs such as Illustrator or Freehand. Learn the basic tools and functions of Adobe Illustrator. Create simple publication-ready figures. Learn how to import and export images in a variety of formats.

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

3:30pm - 5:00pm

Anatomy Chemistry 202

Mary Leonard

Intermediate Adobe Illustrator

ENROLL NOW

Explore the construction of simple to complex schematics using Illustrator. Find out how to use layers to organize your illustrations. Learn to lay out graphics using shapes, drawing options, gradients, and shading. Learn to master techniques for exporting your illustrations to other programs.

Wednesday, November 6, 2013

3:00pm - 5:00pm

Anatomy Chemistry 202

Mary Leonard

Intermediate Photoshop

ENROLL NOW

Explore some of the more advanced features in Photoshop. Learn manual adjustments for brightness, contrast and color balance; overlay techniques, actions and adding measurement rulers. Learn to use multiple images, labels and rulers.

Thursday, December 12, 2013

3:30pm - 5:00pm

Anatomy Chemistry 202

Barbara Kountouzi

Intermediate PowerPoint

ENROLL NOW

Attaining Teaching Excellence Series class

Learn to create your own templates using master slides, import images from the Web, use Custom Animation, insert graphs and tables, and more.

Thursday, January 23, 2014

3:30pm - 5:00pm

Anatomy Chemistry 202

Barbara Kountouzi

Basics of Using Adobe Illustrator for Scientific Figures

ENROLL NOW

Most journals no longer accept figures created in PowerPoint. Instead, they require that figures and schematic drawings be generated in programs such as Illustrator or Freehand. Learn the basic tools and functions of Adobe Illustrator. Create simple publication-ready figures. Learn how to import and export images in a variety of formats.

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

3:00pm - 5:00pm

Anatomy Chemistry 202

Mary Leonard

Intermediate Photoshop

ENROLL NOW

Explore some of the more advanced features in Photoshop. Learn manual adjustments for brightness, contrast and color balance; overlay techniques, actions and adding measurement rulers. Learn to use multiple images, labels and rulers.

Wednesday, March 27, 2014

3:30pm - 5:00pm

Anatomy Chemistry 202

Barbara Kountouzi

Intermediate Adobe Illustrator for Scientific Figures

ENROLL NOW

Explore the construction of simple to complex schematics using Illustrator. Find out how to use layers to organize your illustrations. Learn to lay out graphics using shapes, drawing options, gradients, and shading. Learn to master techniques for exporting your illustrations to other programs.

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

3:00pm - 5:00pm

Anatomy Chemistry 202

Mary Leonard

Advanced Adobe Illustrator for Scientific Figures

ENROLL NOW

For those already familiar with Illustrator, this class offers a more in-depth look at the functions and tools. Explore various drawing tools to create complex shapes with gradients and shading. Learn how Illustrator integrates with Adobe Photoshop to produce finished artwork.

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

3:00pm - 5:00pm

Anatomy Chemistry 202

Mary Leonard