This course is a part of the Faculty Fundamentals Training Series created for ASTRO presenters. The goal of this training is to help speakers prepare their presentations’ delivery following recommended best practices and ASTRO guidelines. It offers best practices in presentation delivery, following recommendations by subject matter experts in the field. The purpose of the training is to highlight the most appropriate approaches in preparation and presentation delivery such as personal attitude, voice and non-verbal expression, connection with the audience, means of influence, and interaction with technology.
Printable guidelines on how to organize content and which components are essential to include in a presentation are also included.
The course is created to meet the interests of radiation oncologists, medical and clinical physicists, nurses, and all other health professionals involved in the field of radiation oncology who present at educational events.
Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:
- Define valuable verbal and non-verbal characteristics of their role as presenters.
- Apply best approaches before and after presentation to connect with the audience.
- Use proper techniques to present both themselves and the content to assure effective delivery of live or recorded presentations.
Teodora Hristov, Instructional Designer, ASTRO Staff.
Slide examples are provided courtesy of Dr. Russell Hales MD, Johns Hopkins Medicine.
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The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) is accredited by the Accreditation Council of Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing education to physicians.
ASTRO is awarded Deemed Status by the American Board of Radiology to provide SA-CME as part of Part II Maintenance of Certification.
- 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education for physicians. ASTRO designates this Enduring material for a maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 0.50 Certificate of AttendanceThis activity was designated for 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.
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• No refunds, extensions or substitutions will be made for those registrants who, for any reason, were unable to attend or were tardy for the session.
• No credits will be granted and no refunds, exchanges or transfers will be given to those who do not pass.
• ASTRO staff cannot make modifications to your submitted materials.
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