What FIP Education Initiative is doing regarding CPD/CE initiatives globally
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in Bangkok (Thailand)
- Type: Poster
- By: BRUNO, Andreia (FIP Education Initiative, Lisboa, Portugal)
- Co-author(s): Tofade, Toyin (University of Maryland, School of Pharmacy, Baltimore, United States of America)
Rouse, Mike (ACPE, Chicago, United States of America)
Bates, Ian (University College London, School of Pharmacy, London, United Kingdom)
Whereas the concept of Continuing Education (CE) has been around for decades, the term Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is relatively new. In 2002 the International Pharmacy Federation (FIP) defined CPD as [quotright]the responsibility of individual pharmacists for systematic maintenance, development and broadening of knowledge, skills.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.