Date and Time (UK): May 20, 2019 - 14:00
Presenter(s): Dr. Samar Aboulsoud & Dr. Helena Filipe

Globalization of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is driven by shared educational principles and management trends that facilitate international standards in CPD. These are enforced through instructional design, clinical teaching and assessment methods based on education theory, effective communication skills, CPD accreditation committees’ work, and CPD programs and systems strengthening medical education global principles.

Globalization of CPD standards, resulting from international collaborations is meaningful as it helps to identify and address national/regional challenges in healthcare delivery systems and to consistently apply a regulation plan on the evolving CPD provider organizations and programs.

Globalization supports evidence-based learning and professional practice that will ensure safe patient-centered care. It opens doors for healthcare professionals (HCPs) to attend and participate in international CPD activities to improve their professional competence and be credit awarded. It provides opportunities to advance learning and to tier level the healthcare system focusing the HCPs needs whilst maintaining transparency and highlighting the profession accountability. A global recognition of CPD standards promotes collaborative engagements to support internationally qualified workforce able to deliver high quality patient care, nevertheless considering cultural diversity and regional needs.

If you are already involved in CPD, are thinking of being involved or simply would like to learn more about CPD in the continuum of Medical Education this webinar is for you. Join us and share your experience!

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Posted: Feb 17, 2020  by AMEE Administrator