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WFME 2019

Today : 2020.04.05

Plenary Speakers

Plenary 1 The Development of Accreditation and Recognition of Accreditation
Introduction The overall theme of the WFME Conference is “Quality Assurance in Medical Education in the 21st Century”, and accreditation of medical education is one of the most powerful tools in quality improvement. This session will look at:
  • The working and value of accreditation in a country where it is well established.
  • The evidence that accreditation works and really does improve quality.
  • The way in which accreditation has been developed and applied in two of the largest countries of the Western Pacific Region.
Date & Time April 8 (Mon), 09:00 - 10:30
Venue Vista Hall (B2)
Chair(s) David GORDON (France)
Jung-Yul PARK (Korea, Republic of)

Accreditation: An Important Driver toward Excellence in Medical Education

Dr. Genevieve MOINEAU President and Chief Executive Officer
Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada
CV Abstract

Accreditation and Regulation as Quality Assurance Initiatives: Research Issues and Validity Challenges

Dr. John BOULET Vice President
United States
CV Abstract

The Development and Utility of an Accreditation System of Medical Education

Prof. Nobuo NARA Executive Director
Japan Accreditation Council for Medical Education
CV Abstract
Accreditation of Medical Education in China: Ten Years On Prof. Weimin WANG Director
Working Committee for the Accreditation of Medical Education, Ministry of Education, China
CV Abstract

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Dr. Nicolas WAECKEL
Fuel and Core Design Expert Engineering Division
EDF (Electricité de France)
Academic Career
  1. - 1973 ~ 1978Civil Engineering Degree
  2. - 1978 ~ 1980PHD Thesis in Civil Engineering
  3. - 1980 ~ 1984State Doctoral Thesis in Structural Mechanics
Work Experience
  1. - 1984 ~ 1991Structural Mechanics Engineer (EDF Fast Breeder Reactors Dpt)
  2. - 1991 ~ 1998Fuel Design Group Leader (EDF Engineering Branch)
  3. - 1998 ~ 2001Project Manager Regulatory Advisory Group (EPRI –USA)
  4. - 2001 ~ 2007Nuclear Fuel Design Division Manager (EDF Engineering Branch)
  5. - 2007 ~ 2017Domestic and international R&D Program Manager – Corporate fuel and core design expert (EDF)


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