Entrada Consortium becomes Elentra Consortium In March of 2008, the MEdTech Unit toiled away in a Barrie Street office in the School of Medicine at Queen’s University trying to come up with a name to describe a new collaborative development effort between Queen’s University and University of Calgary. We wanted to do more than just share code with each other; […]
Elentra is a community-source Integrated Teaching and Learning Platform™ created by an International consortium of medical schools, which provides learners, instructors, and curriculum administration with a simple way of accessing, interacting, and managing information within a unified online environment.
The Elentra Platform™ is well suited for health sciences education because of its tightly integrated curriculum management and clinical scheduling support. Although Elentra was initially designed to meet the needs of medical education, it could easily be modified and adapted to suit many other professional programs.
Elentra is full featured, and takes a much different approach to online learning than a traditional course-centric Learning Management System; so much so that we try not to classify Elentra under that umbrella and have instead coined “Integrated Teaching and Learning Platform.”Schedule a Demo
Save the Date September 17–18, 2018 Vancouver, British Columbia Learn from the experts. Share your ideas. Network with colleagues. Entrada Conf 2018, where the community becomes our network. Sponsored by the Entrada Consortium, Entrada Conf is an annual event that brings together faculty, administration, and technical staff from international consortium member medical schools to provide a rich educational, leadership, and networking […]
The Elentra Platform consists of three independent apps that can stand alone or work together: Elentra Admissions, Elentra ME, and Elentra CPD.
Our flagship app, Elentra ME, has seven major pillars to meet the needs of medical education:
- Curriculum Mapping and Reporting
- Academic and Clinical Scheduling and Calendaring
- Learning Management
- Assessment and Evaluation
- Learner ePortfolios
- Faculty Accountability and Annual Reporting
- Community functionality and “Social” integration
The Elentra Consortium™ is built upon the philosophies of open access and collaboration, and we welcome new interest in the project.