Lunch 'n Learn Policy


Lunch 'n Learns are learning activities which are not eligible for Section 1 MOC Group Learning credits. The following Standards are to be followed when participating and organizing a Lunch 'n Learn session at the CNSF Congress:

    • The Lunch 'n Learn is not required to be developed by a physician organization, though it is strongly recommend that the Chair be a CNSF member in good standing.
    • Learning activities are created based on needs as identified on Continuing Professional Development (CPD) surveys of the target audience; if available.
    • The CNSF Secretariat will provide past CNSF Congress Needs Assessments and CPD Evaluations, templates for disclosure forms and statements, templates for Course Notes, and evaluation forms;if and where available.
    • Needs assessments from past CNSF CPD Events, related to a specific topic must be utilized by the planning committee, where available.
    • Learning objectives should be provided from the learners’ perspective.
    • Course content is to be presented as educational and not promotional or biased, ensuring no undue influence of commercial interests and to ensure that content meets the highest standards of academic integrity and balance.
    • The Lunch 'n Learn must integrate didactic and interactive learning strategies.
    • The Lunch 'n Learn must utilize 25% interactive learning.
    • Content presented must be evidence-informed and meet the highest standards of academic integrity.
    • All costs associated with this event (including Chair & Speaker Registration) is the responsibility of the partnering organization
    • Evaluations will attempt to determine:
      • Were Learning Objectives met?
      • Was content perceived as balanced and free from conflict of interest?
      • Was time to reflect on learning provided?
      • Was sufficient time for interaction provided?

Lunch ‘n Learn Guidelines