Start your registration

Creating Spaces Conference

Register for

Creating Spaces Conference

Call for Abstracts - Abstract Deadline Extended to January 31st!

 

Creating Spaces Conference

Date: April 27-28, 2018

Location: Theatre B, Tupper Building, University Avenue Halifax, NS


Fees: $150.00 - General Admission (Faculty and Staff)

           $ 50.00 -  Residents and Students


Cancellation Penalty:

A full refund less an administration fee of $25.00 will be made for registrations cancelled by April 13, 2018.  No refunds will be made after that date. 


Theme: Fostering Critical Thinking through the Arts and Humanities

Subthemes:

·         Teaching and Education

·         Interprofessional Collaboration

·         Engaging Community

 

 Keynote Speakers:

"Critical Thinking In A ‘Post-Truth’ Era: Medicine’s Dilemma"

 Dr. Alan Bleakley, Professor, Medical Education and Medical Humanities, Plymouth University   Peninsula School of Medicine


 "Teaching The Scarecrow: Critical Thinking To Improve Clinical Decision Making"

 Dr. Patrick Croskerry, Director, Critical Thinking Program, CPD/DME, Dalhousie University


 "Integrating The Humanities At Dalhousie University: A Longstanding Debate"

  Dr. T.J. (Jock) Murray, Professor Emeritus, CPD/DME, Dalhousie University


Abstract presentation options:

Research presentation:10 mins plus 5 mins for questions

Novel humanities education experiences: 10 mins plus 5 mins for questions

Panel presentation: 1 hour

Workshop: 90 minutes with maximum of 25% didactic teaching.

PechaKucha: 20 slides with 20 seconds each slide

Poster presentation


To Submit a Proposal: All proposals must be submitted to the following address: cpd@dal.ca

*Acceptance of proposals will be confirmed in late February, 2018.