Rethinking the Approach to Continuing Professional Development Conferences in the Era of COVID-19 Academic Article uri icon

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abstract

  • The COVID-19 pandemic has required a substantial change to the approach used for traditional, in-person continuing professional development (CPD) conferences. Running a virtual CPD conference will necessitate consideration of digital platforms and conversion of large group and small group sessions, abstract presentations, and networking events to a digital medium. This paper will discuss these challenges and present strategies to address them for CPD conference planning in the era of COVID-19.

authors

  • Gottlieb, Michael
  • Egan, Daniel J
  • Krzyzaniak, Sara M
  • Wagner, Jason
  • Weizberg, Moshe
  • Chan, Teresa

publication date

  • September 4, 2020