4th World Summit in Competency-Based Education in Healthcare Professions
Advancing global implementation


August 22nd-23rd, 2024 in Basel, Switzerland

About us

The International Competency-based Medical Education (ICBME) Collaborators are a group of leading international experts engaged in conceptual issues and current debates in the field of competency-based medical education (CBME).

As part of our engagement, we are hosting the 4th annual World Summit on CBE with the aim of uniting health professionals at various stages of their CBE journey. The summit emphasizes the systematic study and dissemination of CBE processes, encouraging the application of research findings. leading scholars and practitioners sharing insights on implementation, research, and innovation.

This event provides a platform for inclusive engagement and promotes learning and collaboration between participants from different disciplines worldwide.

Conference Co-Chairs

(alphabetical order)

Holly Caretta-Weyer, MD et MHPE
Holly Caretta-Weyer, MD et MHPE
Clinical Associate Professor, Director of Assessment and Interim Associate Dean for Admissions, Stanford University (CA, USA)
Jason Frank, MD, MA (Ed) et FRCPC
Jason Frank, MD, MA (Ed) et FRCPC
Full Professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine and Director of the Centre for Innovation in Medical Education, University of Ottawa (ON, CA)
Monika Brodmann Maeder, MD et MME
Monika Brodmann Maeder, MD et MME
President of the Swiss Institute for Medical Education (SIWF), Senior attending and head of education and wilderness medicine at the Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Berne (CH)
Sören Huwendiek, MD, PhD et MME
Sören Huwendiek, MD, PhD et MME
Associate Professor for Medical Education and Head of the Department of Assessment and Evaluation at the Institute of Medical Education (IML), University of Berne (CH)


(alphabetical order)

Adi Marty, Switzerland
Andrew Hall, Canada
Arvin Damodaran, Australia
Chien-Yu Johnathan Chen, Taiwan
Daniel Schumacher, USA
Denyse Richardson, Canada

Fremen Chou, Taiwan
Holly Caretta-Weyer, USA
Jason Frank, Canada
Johnathan Amiel, USA
Jolanta Karpinski, Canada
Kim Lomis, USA

Kristin Chaney, USA
Leila Niemi-Murola, Finland
Linda Snell, Canada
Marije Hennus, Netherlands
Monika Brodmann, Switzerland
Sören Huwendiek, Switzerland