Richard Rathe, MD

Associate Professor of Family Medicine and Medical Informatician

Archive for December, 2009

Using Powerpoint Effectively

Posted: Dec 23rd, 2009 •• Category: Teaching

I’ve collected various PowerPoint resources and links on a single page. These include my Using Powerpoint Effectively Handout and information about Edward Tufte, who has written extensively on the use and abuse of this ubiquitous tool. He is shown here explaining how critical information may become obscured by excessive bullets and other “auto content” features (as was the case with the Columbia disaster).