Continuous medical education and professional development refers to a number of educational activities which aim to impart scientific knowledge in a simple and easy way to all practitioners (physicians, pharmacists, nurses or technicians) to help them develop their skills and experience.
Continuous medical education and professional development objectives:
- Increase the efficiency and quality of practitioners' performance in order to improve the services provided for patients.
- Preserve and develop the medical and scientific knowledge of practitioners.
- Keep practitioners up to date with the latest developments in the field in order to develop their skills and experience.