Entertainment and Edge in Education for Health Professionals

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Entertainment and Edge in Education for Health Professionals

May 7, 2021

Entertainment and Edge in Education for Health Professionals

Monique Johnson MD is the Medical Director at Physicians’ Education Resource and has more than 20 years in the CME field. Monique shares some of the challenges clinicians face when they’re in the healthcare industry, why she’s passionate about having better education within this field, and how to overcome common structural barriers in healthcare that block health professionals from learning.


[02:03] A little bit about Monique and how she got started in the medical education field. 

[06:37] Monique shares some of the challenges she had on the administration side of things when she was in the medical field. 

[11:20] Monique gives an example of how education can address structural healthcare barriers. 

[14:54] Some ‘common facts’ that medical professionals use and reference all the time can actually be outdated or flat out not true.

[18:00] The value of education on social determinants of health.

[21:40] What has changed in 2020 and 2021 on how to best approach training clinicians? 

[27:22] How should the CME industry best help their clinicians?

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