Ron has been combining his expertise in biology, new media and education to enhance the learning process since 1997. Working with Mary S. Tyler, he has created Multiple Educational CD-ROMs and DVDs including Vade Mecum, an interactive guide to Developmental Biology. His research focus is interaction design, object oriented code and applying creative ways to enhance the learning process. In 2004, Ron became the director of the Biology New Media Lab (BioMediaLab) where he teaches students how to build modular web applications, builds systems that enhance the learning process and is always pushing emerging technology to enhance interactive learning. The Brain Child and Engineer of Synapse, LCMS , he continues to push the technology to enhance the learning process.