Track 1, Session 3
Allison Armagan, PharmD, Director of Clinical Strategy, Medscape
Allison Armagan holds a PharmD from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, and completed a residency in drug information after graduation. A clinical pharmacist by training, she worked in academic and community hospitals for 10 years before transitioning to a role creating patient simulations for Medscape, the leading CME company in the US. While at Medscape, she worked on a team of physicians, pharmacists, and simulation learning designers crafting medical simulations for a variety of medical conditions. She has published numerous posters, given presentations on the knowledge, competence, and confidence gains associated with medical education, and was part of a team awarded the Outstanding Outcomes in CE award from the Alliance for Continuing Education in the Health Professions (ACEHP) in 2020.
This presentation will cover the various aspects of medical writing that go into creating a patient simulation. We will discuss the types of writing, the importance of the patient story, and best practices for researching and writing a patient case.