Presented by the The Office of Lifelong Learning, FoMD, UAlberta
The purpose of this workshop is to provide guideline producers and users with evidence-based writing principles to enhance their writing. Quality writing can help healthcare providers and patients understand, use, and act upon the recommendations, increasing the chances for the adoption of knowledge.
The workshop facilitator, Dr. Karen Schriver is an internationally recognized expert in document design. She is a consultant, researcher, and educator in information design and plain language.
1. To gain familiarity with empirical research on effective writing.
2. To diagnose problems of poorly written guidelines for health practitioners.
3. To be able to revise documents for simplicity, clarity, and technical accuracy
Date And Time
Tue, 8 October 2019
8:30 AM – 3:30 PM MDT
Edmonton Clinic Health Academy
11405 87 Avenue Northwest
Edmonton, AB T6G 1C9