Plenary: Emergency Medicine and Life-long Learning: The Ongoing Quest for Competence

June 7, 2016

11:00  –  12:00

This presentation will lead participants to a reflection on their own quests for competence, in considering the following questions, amongst others, what is competence? What is competence in emergency medicine? What is the difference between teaching and learning? What is the difference between listening and talking? How do you know if someone else is competent, or not – a colleague, a trainee?

Learning Objective

  • Understand what they should be seeking in their quest for competence over a life of practice in emergency medicine