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The history of nosm's CEPD office

2016

The Faculty Affairs Portfolio changes it's name to reflect the two units within the portfolio and is now called: The Faculty Affairs and Continuing Education and Professional Development Portfolio. The portfolio undergoes restructuring and elevates the profile of the CEPD Office through the addition of the inaugural Assistant Dean, CEPD position; Director, Faculty Affairs and CEPD; Manager, Faculty Affairs and CEPD and the addition of a CEPD Coordinator dedicated to Evaluation and Research.

The 5th Annual Northern Constellations Faculty Development Conference is hosted in Thunder Bay, Ontario on April 8-9, 2016. A variety of over 45 faculty development sessions in medical education, leadership and research attracts over 200 faculty and stakeholders from across northern Ontario.

The CEPD Office undergoes it's 3rd CACME Accreditation Visit on October 23-25, 2016.

2015

The NOSM 2015 - 2020 Strategic Plan is released (September 2015)

The 4th Annual Northern Constellations Faculty Development Conference is hosted in Sudbury, Ontario on March 27-28, 2015. A variety of over 37 faculty development sessions in medical education, leadership and research attracts  257 faculty and stakeholders from across northern Ontario.

2014

The 3rd Annual Northern Constellations Faculty Development Conference is hosted in Thunder Bay, Ontario on April 4-5, 2014. A variety of over 30 faculty development sessions in medical education, leadership and research attracts over 213 faculty and stakeholders from across northern Ontario.

2013 

Implementation of an online learning platform enhances the self-directed learning opportunities of the CEPD Office stakeholders.

The 2nd Annual Northern Constellations Faculty Development Conference is hosted in Sudbury, Ontario on January 18-19, 2013. A variety of over 28 faculty development sessions in medical education, leadership and research attracts over 155 faculty and stakeholders from across northern Ontario.

2012

Committee on Accreditation of Continuing Medical Education (CACME) votes to continue full accreditation of the School’s Continuing Education and Professional Development (CEPD) program for a five-year term. The inaugural ‘Northern Constellations Faculty Development Conference’ is celebrated by NOSM faculty. 

2011

The CEPD Office joins the Faculty Affairs Portfolio and undergoes its second Accreditation Site Visit in November 2011.

2010

Program Planning Committees continue to develop quality programs which are delivered to the distributed campus of NOSM via videoconference, webcast and live options. The CEPD Office uses the NOSM Simulation Labs in Thunder Bay and Sudbury to roll out a Simulation Train the Trainer Program targeted at NOSM faculty.

2009

NOSM enjoys the distinction of having achieved accreditation for its Continuing Education Professional Development (CEPD) program. From this point forward, NOSM’s CEPD office is fully authorized to award Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits to physicians for participating in authorized educational events in Northern Ontario.

2006 – 2008            

The CEPD Office is developed as part of the Continuing Health Professional Education Portfolio and  integrates a rich history of providing continuing education via the Northwestern Ontario Medical Program (NOMP) and the Northeastern Medical Ontario Medical; Education Corporation (NOMEC). The CEPD Office goes through its inaugural Accreditation Site Visit in November 2008.

 

 

 

 

 

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