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Paradigm partners with BioDigital to transform student learning of human anatomy

Paradigm partners with BioDigital to transform student learning of human anatomy

ST. PAUL, Minn. (December 8, 2015) – Paradigm Education Solutions is partnering with BioDigital, Inc., to provide college students enrolled in allied health courses with interactive technology for learning about the human body. Paradigm is one of the nation’s leading providers of health career course solutions, and is establishing partnerships with technology providers like BioDigital to better meet the needs of students and faculty who are increasingly leveraging online tools to learn, teach and collaborate.

Through this partnership, Paradigm will offer the BioDigital Human™ interactive, 3D platform as part of its Course Navigator system. Students and faculty using Paradigm’s courseware in pharmacology, medical terminology and coding courses will have access to a virtual body platform that features more than 7,000 anatomy objects and health condition models.

The BioDigital Human™ delivers:

• A cloud-based, immersive 3D environment for exploration of the human body.
• Interactive content for health career course curriculum to power active learning for today’s digital generation.
• Hands-on learning for students and faculty to actively participate in a social, fun and gamified educational experience.

Paradigm’s vice president, Linda Hein, said, “Paradigm is thrilled to partner with BioDigital to transform the way students learn about human anatomy. Today’s students want to be empowered to take an active role in their learning through the use of multimedia that is entertaining and highly visual. We’re proud to meet those needs through this partnership and the expansion of the offerings within our Course Navigator system.”

Aaron Oliker, chief innovation officer at BioDigital, said, “We’re delighted that Paradigm has adopted our 3D virtual body platform to complement their incredible educational offerings and will extend the reach of our technology to their students.”

About Paradigm Education Solutions

As part of New Mountain Learning, Paradigm is one of the nation’s leading post-secondary providers of print and digital learning solutions in computer technology, health careers, accounting and business technology. Paradigm is committed to providing educators with the solutions needed to build and deliver successful courses and preparing students for success in the classroom, at work and in life.

About BioDigital

BioDigital is the leading developer of state-of-the-art 3D health visualization systems. Its flagship product, the BioDigital Human, is a 3D virtual body that empowers anyone to learn about the human body in a visual format that resembles life itself. This immersive and comprehensive platform enables users to study anatomy, disease, and treatments all in interactive 3D. The system has changed the way students, educators, patients and healthcare providers learn and communicate about the human body, and with a robust API the potential applications are endless. The platform is constantly evolving, as BioDigital’s expert team of software engineers, 3D animators and scientists continue to improve the platform’s content and features.

MEDIA CONTACT:
Lara McLellan
Director of Marketing
Paradigm Education Solutions
800-535-6865, ext. 615
lmclellan@emcp.com

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