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School of Medicine Technology Services

SOMTech, Administrative and Academic Systems,
and Educational Technologies

SOMTech, Administrative and Academic Systems, and Educational Technologies

McGlothlin Medical Education Center

Classrooms used by the School of Medicine, particularly the Sanger Hall, MSB and MMRB classrooms and auditoriums and Baruch auditorium are administered through the Office for the Vice President for Health Sciences. Scheduling for these rooms is coordinated through MCV Campus Room Scheduling and technology support is maintained by VCU Academic Technologies.

James W. and Frances G. McGlothlin Medical Education Center

1201 East Marshall Street
Richmond  VA  23298 |  Map

SOM EdTech supports instructor and student use of classroom technology in the MMEC. In addition, EdTech maintains the AV and technological equipment in the MMEC classroom spaces.
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Schedule MMEC spaces using the SOMRoom online reservation tool.
More information on rooms:

Learning Studios

Learning Studios

Rooms:
5-200A/5-205B
6-200A/6-205B
7-200A/7-205B
8-200A/8-205B

Capacity: 132 combined, 66 divided
Video conference: yes (Zoom application only)
Phone conference: no
Lecture recording: yes (A side only)
Food: not permitted (closed container beverages are permitted)

Classroom equipment
Room A or B (double below for combined use)

  • 3 Video projectors and 3 projection screens (wide screen)
  • 11 Collaboration tables with 6 seats
    • Per table: 6 HDMI connections, 6 Ethernet connections, 2 LED monitors
  • 1 Electronic whiteboard (aka. smartboard)
  • 3 Lavaliere and hand-held wireless microphones
  • 2 Creston AV control touch panel
  • 1 Rack-mounted Windows PC
    • CD/DVD drive
    • USB ports
    • Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
    • Zoom (video conferencing application)
    • iClicker (Audience Response System application)
    • Chrome and Firefox browsers
  • 1 portable podium for laptop display/projection
  • 1 Blu-ray/DVD player
  • 1 document camera (on request)
  • Echo360 lecture recording system
  • Sound-proofed in-ceiling retractable wall
    • To combine or divide A and B spaces
    • Requires tech support for operation
  • Wifi connectivity
  • Whiteboard walls

Learning Theater

Learning Theater

Rooms 2-200 and 3-200
Capacity: 250, auditorium seating
Video conference: yes
Phone conference: yes
Lecture recording: yes
Food: not permitted (closed container beverages are permitted)

Classroom equipment

  • 1 Video projector and projection screen (wide screen/multi-screen configurations)
  • 1 Electronic whiteboard (smartboard)
  • 1 Lecture podium with 1 mounted microphone
  • 2 Lavaliere and 2 hand-held wireless microphones
  • 1 Creston AV control touch panel
  • 1 Podium-mounted Windows PC
    • CD/DVD drive
    • USB ports
    • Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
    • Zoom (Video Conferencing application)
    • iClicker (Audience Response System application
    • Chrome and Firefox browsers
  • Laptop connections on podium
  • 1 Blu-ray/DVD player
  • 1 document camera (on request)
  • Echo360 lecture recording system
  • Power and Ethernet connections for every audience seat
  • Audience microphones every 2 seats
  • Video conference system
  • Telephone audio conference system
  • Wifi connectivity

Conference Room 3-101

conference room 3-101

Capacity: 40, flexible seating
Video conference: yes
Phone conference: yes
Lecture recording: yes
Food: permitted

Classroom equipment

  • 1 Video projector and projection screen
  • 2 55” Side Wall monitors
  • 1 Electronic Whiteboard
  • 1 Creston AV control touch panel
  • 12 wireless tabletop microphones, 1 lavaliere, and 2 hand-held wireless microphones
  • 1 Rack-mounted Windows PC
    • CD/DVD drive
    • USB ports
    • Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
    • Zoom (Video conferencing application)
    • iClicker (Audience response system application)
    • Chrome and Firefox browsers
  • 1 Blu-ray/DVD player
  • Laptop connections on podium
  • Video conference system
  • Telephone audio conference system
  • Wifi connectivity

Small Group Classrooms

small group classrooms

Rooms:
5-101
6-101
7-101
8-101

Capacity: 25, flexible seating
Video conference: no
Phone conference: yes, with advance notice
Lecture recording: no
Food: permitted

Classroom Equipment

  • 1 Video projector and projection screen
  • 1 Creston AV control touch panel
  • 1 Rack-mounted Windows PC
    • CD/DVD drive
    • USB ports
    • Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
    • Chrome and Firefox browsers
  • 1 Blu-ray/DVD player
  • Laptop connections on podium
  • Whiteboard walls
  • Wifi connectivity

Small Group Meeting Rooms

small group meeting rooms

Rooms:
5-102
6-102
7-102
8-102

Capacity: 25, flexible seating
Video conference: yes
Phone conference: yes, with advance notice
Lecture recording: no
Food: permitted

Classroom Equipment

  • 1 video projector and projection screen
  • 1 Crestron AV control touch panel
  • 1 rack-mounted Windows PC
    • CD/DVD drive
    • USB ports
    • Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
    • Zoom (Video Conferencing application)
    • Chrome and Firefox browsers
  • 1 Blu-ray/DVD player
  • Laptop connections on podium
  • Whiteboard Wall
  • Wifi connectivity

Practice of Clinical Medicine (PCM) Rooms (203)

PCM room 203

Rooms:
5-203
6-203
7-203
8-203

Capacity: 12
Video conference: no
Phone conference: yes, with advance notice
Lecture recording: no
Food: not permitted

Classroom Equipment

  • 1 46” Monitor
  • No podium PC, laptop connections available
  • Whiteboard Wall
  • Wifi connectivity

Practice of Clinical Medicine (PCM) Rooms (206/207)

PCM room 206 and 207

Rooms:
5-206/5- 207
6-206/6- 207
7-206/7- 207
8-206/8- 207

PCM rooms are scheduled by Georgia Straton (georgia.straton@vcuhealth.org)

Capacity: 12
Video conference: no
Phone conference: yes, with advance notice
Lecture recording: no
Food: not permitted

Classroom Equipment

  • 1 rack-mounted PC with 46” Monitor
  • Laptop connections available
  • Whiteboard Wall
  • Wifi connectivity