Welcome to the home page for OCPD, the Office of Continuing Professional Development! OCPD is focused on the needs of our physicians and faculty, with many opportunities for staff, health professions students and trainees within the Carilion Clinic system (including the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Radford University Carilion).
Professional Development (PD)
Professional Development provides a number of programs to help meet the ongoing professional development needs of our faculty. Program content focuses on the needs of each specific audience and upon the needs of our institution as a whole.
Continuing Medical Education (CME)
The Continuing Medical Education program provides quality continuing medical education that introduces new technology, educational techniques and updated information that serve to increase knowledge and improve clinical skills.
Shari A. Whicker, Ed.D., M.Ed. Senior Director, Office of Continuing Professional Development Assistant Dean, Faculty Development Director, TEACH (Teaching Excellence Academy for Collaborative Healthcare) Associate Professor, Departments of Pediatrics and Interprofessionalism Carilion Clinic Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine 540-855-6864 firstname.lastname@example.org