Published on in Vol 21, No 11 (2019): November

Quantifying Use of a Health Virtual Community of Practice for General Practitioners’ Continuing Professional Development: A Novel Methodology and Pilot Evaluation

Quantifying Use of a Health Virtual Community of Practice for General Practitioners’ Continuing Professional Development: A Novel Methodology and Pilot Evaluation

Quantifying Use of a Health Virtual Community of Practice for General Practitioners’ Continuing Professional Development: A Novel Methodology and Pilot Evaluation

Abdulaziz Murad 1, MSc;  Natalie Hyde 2, PhD;  Shanton Chang 1, PhD;  Reeva Lederman 1, PhD;  Rachelle Bosua 1, 3, PhD;  Marie Pirotta 4, MBBS, PhD;  Ralph Audehm 4, MBBS, DipRACOG;  Christopher J Yates 5, 6, 7, MBBS, PhD;  Andrew M Briggs 8, BSc Hons, PhD;  Alexandra Gorelik 5, 9, MSc;  Cherie Chiang 5, 6, 7, 10, MBBS, MD;  John D Wark 5, 6, 7, MBBS, PhD

1 School of Computing and Information Systems, University of Melbourne , Melbourne , AU

2 Deakin University , Geelong , AU

3 Open University of the Netherlands , Heerlen , NL

4 Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne , Melbourne , AU

5 Department of Medicine, Royal Melbourne Hospital, University of Melbourne, Melbourne , AU

6 Department of Diabetes and Endocrinology, Royal Melbourne Hospital , Melbourne , AU

7 Bone and Mineral Medicine, Royal Melbourne Hospital , Melbourne , AU

8 School of Physiotherapy and Exercise Science, Faculty of Health Sciences, Curtin University, Perth , AU

9 School of Behavioral and Health Science, Australian Catholic University , Melbourne , AU

10 Department of Pathology, Royal Melbourne Hospital , Melbourne , AU

Corresponding Author:

  • John D Wark, MBBS, PhD
  • Department of Medicine
  • Royal Melbourne Hospital
  • University of Melbourne
  • The Royal Melbourne Hospital
  • Melbourne
  • AU
  • Phone: 61 8344-3258
  • Email: jdwark@unimelb.edu.au