HealthProfessionalCPD | Our Story

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HealthProfessionalCPD | Our Story

  1. 1. This is the story of <ul><li>HealthProfessionalCPD.com </li></ul>
  2. 2. <ul><li>Once upon a time </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>there were two graduate students </li></ul>
  4. 4. Rob Moran
  5. 5. Nic Lucas
  6. 6. <ul><li>In 1997 they launched a scientific publication ... </li></ul>
  7. 7. International Journal of Osteopathic Medicine
  8. 8. <ul><li>And this has now become a leading international journal ... </li></ul>
  9. 9. Special cake
  10. 10. They finished their studies in Melbourne and ...
  11. 11. Rob moved to Auckland (New Zealand)
  12. 12. Nic moved to Sydney (Australia)
  13. 13. Both set up in private practice
  14. 14. This became ... ...this
  15. 15. Both taught part time at University
  16. 17. Both are insatiable...
  17. 18. when it comes to learning new stuff
  18. 19. Rob became the program leader for Unitec, New Zealand
  19. 20. Nic did a Grad Dip in Clinical Epidemiology
  20. 21. and a Masters Degree in Pain Medicine
  21. 22. Too many degrees really
  22. 23. Both are now doing PhD’s
  23. 24. ( yes, nerds, geeks, whatever ... )
  24. 25. Rob and Nic each have over 10 years experience in tertiary education research and private practice
  25. 26. They ‘can do’ and they ‘can teach’
  26. 27. <ul><li>In 2003, they decided they weren’t busy enough with ... </li></ul><ul><ul><li>private practice </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>university </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>research </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>editing, and </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>young babies </li></ul></ul>
  27. 28. <ul><li>So, they decided to start an online education website ... </li></ul>
  28. 29. <ul><li>After false starts and $$$, they finally cracked the code and created </li></ul>
  29. 30. They think it’s a thing of beauty …
  30. 31. <ul><li>Their vision - in typical form - is large. </li></ul>
  31. 32. <ul><li>A vision to ... </li></ul><ul><li>“ create an international online community of health professionals who are engaged in social learning and communication and whose ‘imprint’ on the world of health care is significant” </li></ul>
  32. 33. <ul><li>(Well ... why not?) </li></ul>?
  33. 34. <ul><li>Nic reckons that ... </li></ul><ul><li>“ there has never been such an opportunity for learning and the communication of ideas” </li></ul>
  34. 35. <ul><li>Rob agrees … </li></ul><ul><li>[yeah, whatever Nic says] </li></ul>
  35. 36. <ul><li>So … come along and check us out … </li></ul><ul><li>We even have FREE stuff </li></ul><ul><li>www.HealthProfessionalCPD.com </li></ul>

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