2018 Annual Conference

Leveraging Emerging Technologies to Advance CME, CE, and CPD Globally


2 Exchange Place

Jersey City, New Jersey, 07302 USA

May 18 - 19, 2018

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Program Overview

The 2018 GAME Annual Conference will focus on emerging technologies and their impact on advancing educational research, continuing education (CME/CE), and new approaches in continuing professional development (CPD).  With an increased focus on the linkage of CPD, quality improvement, patient engagement, and outcomes our goal is to empower learners and CPD professionals with the knowledge and skills to harness the technologies, theories and best practices to pioneer innovation in CME/CE globally and locally.  Professionals representing academia, educational research, medical societies, medical education companies, and technology organizations are being challenged to reflect on current practices and develop innovative solutions that maximize efficiencies and effectiveness in learning and optimizing learner enagement.

The 2018 GAME Annual Conference themes will address:

  • eLearning Solutions for CME/CE Programs: Maximizing Learning Engagement and Outcomes
  • Designing Interprofessional Continuing Education to Optimize Team-Based Care
  • Designing Interprofessional Continuing Education to Optimize Team-Based Care
  • The Role of Patients as a Partner in CME/CE activities
  • Learning/teaching principles and best-practices from global partners
  • Designing best-in-class educational needs and practice needs assessments
  • Innovation in CME/CE: Case Studies from Around the World
  • Data on CME Requirements by Country or Region (including CME accreditation and standards for commercial support)

Preliminary Agenda:

For the full conference agenda, please click here. 

Friday, May 18, 2018 

7:00 - 8:00 Registration/Morning Buzz Networking Breakfast

8:00 - 8:30 Opening Session


8:30 - 10:00 Interactive Keynote: Advances in Continuing Professional Development of Healthcare Professionals

Mary Turco, EdD

10:00 - 10:30 Break/Exhibit Hall

10:30 – 12:00 Session 1: Best Practices from Around the World

12:00 - 13:00 Poster Session 

13:00 - 14:00 Sponsored Lunch

14:00 - 15:30 Session 2: eLearning Solutions for CME/CE Programs

15:30 - 16:00 Break 

16:00 - 17:30 Session 3: Learning and Teaching Principles: A Global Perspective 

17:30 - 18:30 Panel: Giving the Stage to Patient Voices: The Perspectives of the Educator, the Clinician and the Patient

18:30 - 19:30 Sponsored Networking Cocktail Reception

Saturday, May 19, 2018 

7:00 - 8:00 Registration/Morning Buzz Networking Breakfast

8:00 - 9:30 Interactive Keynote: The ECHO Program and its Application Around the World 

Sanjeev Arora, MD 

9:30 - 10:30            Workshop: Professional Development as a Catalyst for Organizational Change-An International Leadership Continuing Education Program

10:30 - 11:30           Workshop: From Continuing Medical Education to Contemporary Stakeholder Learning: A Future-          Focused Methodology for Outcomes-based Learning in Complex Health Ecosystems

11:30 - 12:00 Coffee Break and General Assembly 

12:00 – 13:30 Session 4: The Role of Patients as a Partner in CME/CE Activities 

13:30 -14:30 Sponsored Lunch Break and Closing  

Click below to register for the conference.  

To book your hotel room, please click here. 

We look forward to seeing you next May 18 - 19, 2018, for our best conference yet! 


Dale Kummerale, PharmD

President, GAME

Alvaro Margolis MD MS

Conference Co-Chair 

Sherlyn Celone-Arnold

Conference Co-Chair 

Global Alliance for Medical Education (GAME)

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