Kent Gardner

Kent Gardner

Director of Instructional Technology

University of Louisville, School of Medicine

502-852-2778

kent.gardner@louisville.edu

Kent is the director of the School of Medicine Office of Academic Technology at the University of Louisville, a position he has held since 2010, before that he was the Technology Coordinator for the School from 2004.  Kent started in the technology field in the private sector in 1987 and worked as an I.S. manager for a medium sized company specializing in computer controlled digital audio routing and announcement systems until 2000.  After a brief stint as a private consultant, Kent took a position in technology with U of L’s Medical School in 2001.  His team currently provides support to over 600 medical students, academic support to the Medical School faculty and administration including assistance in curricular development, management of the Curriculum Database and all other academic technologies, manage all classrooms for the Medical School and the Nursing School, and manage video conferencing and cloud based learning spaces for the University.  Kent also represents the School of Medicine in all strategic level technical discussions with the University and outside entities.

Recent Presentations:

UBTech - Collaborative Classroom Panel and Presentation

Campus Technology 2015 - Design and Implementation of a Complete Medical School Renovation in Less than a Year