University of Calgary Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development (CME & PD)
They offer a broad range of evidence-based learning opportunities to physicians, other health professionals and the public in a variety of formats including face to face, online and blended learning.
They provide support with accreditation services, professional course and event planning and management, registration, venue arrangements, advertising and marketing, registrant course materials and course evaluation summaries.
The Office of Continuing Medical Education & Professional Development at the University of Calgary is fully accredited by the Committee on Accreditation of Canadian Medical Education (CACME) and is an accredited CPD provider for The College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.
To provide and coordinate integrated academic educational and assessment activities and resources that promote lifelong learning for healthcare professionals for excellence in clinical practice focused on improving health outcomes.
Inspiring excellence in continuing professional education, practice and research
• To provide and support the development and delivery of evidence-based educational and assessment activities, using diverse formats and technologies, to improve care provided by physicians and their professional colleagues.
• To collaborate with academic, professional and health care partners in providing continuous professional learning and assessment.
• To be provincial, national and international leaders in physician and health care team learning, assessment and research.