Operating under the auspices of the Medical School of the University of Pennsylvania, the Center for Bioethics offers advanced classes in medical ethics. Its faculty members are much in demand for lectures on these topics at other campuses around the United States. And its technology demands keep IT Support Specialist, Michael Kern, very busy.
Michael has a number of independent clients whom he supports but the Center for Bioethics is his primary employer. "I'm responsible for all equipment and repairs in the department," he explains, "and I find that tracking all the information on those tasks in a database is the most efficient use of my time. I've been using FileMaker products since 1992, and have worked with every version from the original FileMaker right up through the new FileMaker Pro 7.