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
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
Teaching and Education
"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
Research presentation:10 mins plus 5 mins
Novel humanities education experiences: 10
mins plus 5 mins for questions
Panel presentation: 1 hour
Workshop: 90 minutes with maximum of 25%
PechaKucha: 20 slides with 20 seconds each
Submit a Proposal: All proposals must be submitted to the following
*Acceptance of proposals will be confirmed in late February, 2018.