Continuing Education

Learning objectives for BestBits Journal Club participants


Journal Review – screening, summaries and appraisal

  • To provide an opportunity for journal based self-learning.
  • To gain awareness of up-to-date research in Pediatric Hematology/ Oncology.
  • To practice using a framework to screen journals for relevant, impactful and novel research articles.
  • To summarize and critically appraise journal articles using a structured approach. Summary and Interpretation – reading the issue

  • To provide to stay professionally updated by reading a concise summary of important and novel research in the field of Pediatric Hematology/ Oncology.
  • To increase the scope of journal reading from different publications and to be able to cope with the volume of newly published literature.
  • To stimulate further reading and discussion by providing brief summaries and interpretation of journal articles.

Virtual Journal Club participation

  • To provide a forum to keep updated and discuss Pediatric Hematology/ Oncology literature.
  • To discuss impact of new research publications on clinical practice.
  • To provide an opportunity to practise evidence based medicine and critical appraisal skills.