Presenters Wanted – Clinical Education Symposium

Invitation & Call for Presenters

The Department of Communication Disorders Clinical Education Team invite you to attend or present at our interactive day to share current practices, current research and clinical knowledge in the field of Clinical Education.

The Clinical Education Symposium would suit anyone who is involved or interested in clinical education – both supervising and teaching students  and wants to share their experiences with others.

This year we are excited to announce our keynote speaker Cheryl Messick PhD, our visiting Erskine from the University of Pittsburgh. Learn more about Cheryl’s clinical education interests here:

Date: Friday 14 October. Free

Time: 9am-4pm

Location: University of Canterbury.

On the day

The Clinical Education Symposium will take place at the University of Canterbury. Exact location will be confirmed. Morning tea will be provided.

Topics include; questioning techniques, feedback, setting expectations and creating learning goals, building successful relationships with students, inter-professional learning and collaboration, special interest group meeting, current research.

How to Present

Email your abstract of 100 words outlining your background and work role, title and topic stream, intended learning outcomes and preferred discussion time (30mins or 1 hour). Due 16 September 2016.

You will be notified about the success of your submission by 20 September 2016.

How to Attend

Email to register with your name & work role. Registrations close Friday 30 September 2016. Late registrations will be considered on request.


Email for more information.