Best Practices in Health Sciences Education 2020

This activity will not be held in-person. At this time the planning committee is reviewing options for distance learning. Registrants will receive a full refund and notified with details regarding the distance learning option as soon as we have confirmation.


Thursday, April 30, 2020



Join us for this year’s Best Practices in Health Sciences Education Conference, to be held on Thursday, April 30!



This annual tradition brings together Health Sciences educators from diverse fields to focus on innovation and collaboration. The two-day conference will focus on a wide variety of emerging ideas in health professions, with special attention on how to successfully implement active learning strategies in existing programs. Activities will include highly interactive plenary sessions, workshops, and a poster session.


Health Science educators, learners, trainees, and staff.

Educational Objectives

Following completion of this activity, learners should be better able to:

  • Identify key strategies for incorporating active learning into health professions education programs
  • Identify and discuss modern best practices for classroom and clinical pedagogy
  • Collaborate and learn together with educators across the continuum of health professions education.

Provided by

University of Minnesota Medical School


Andrew Olson, MD, University of Minnesota Medical School
Mark Rosenberg, MD, Vice Dean for Education, Office of Medical Education


Joint Accreditation LogoIn support of improving patient care, University of Minnesota, Interprofessional Continuing Education is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.


Credit Designation Statements

American Medical Association (AMA) 
This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Determination of exact number of credits is pending. 

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)
This activity is eligible for ANCC contact hours; the number of hours is pending.

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)
This activity is eligible for ACPE credit; see final CPE activity announcement for specific details. 

Other Healthcare Professionals 
Other healthcare professionals who participate in this CE activity may submit their statement of participation to their appropriate accrediting organizations or state boards for consideration of credit. The participant is responsible for determining whether this activity meets the requirements for acceptable continuing education. 


All registrants will be refunded their full registration fees according to what was paid. Please allow for 2-4 weeks for processing.

  • Paid by Credit Card: If you paid by credit card, the refund will be issued back to the same credit card.
  • Paid by Cash/Check:  If you paid by cash/check, a check will be mailed to the payor.
  • Group Form: If your registration was part of a group registration, the refund will be issued to the payor.