How to Plan Medical Meetings and Events Book Release Announcement


Meetings & Incentives Worldwide, Inc. proudly presents the highly anticipated release of How to Plan Medical Meetings and Events, an educational book that covers the fundamentals of medical meeting planning. Co-authored by medical meetings expert Pat Schaumann, CMP, CSEP, DMCP, HMCC, this publication has been officially recognized as the sole source for Meeting Professionals International’s Medical Meetings Professional (MMP) certification. With a wealth of practical knowledge and technical expertise, Pat Schaumann, having developed MPI’s Healthcare Meeting Compliance Certificate (HMCC) program, is well-equipped to address the challenges faced by medical meeting professionals.

Meeting the Growing Demand: A Crucial Resource for Today’s Events Industry

The significance of How to Plan Medical Meetings and Events cannot be understated, especially in today’s ever-expanding events industry. With over one million medical meetings projected for 2023 in the US alone, the demand for skilled professionals in this domain continues to surge worldwide. Moreover, recent organizational restructuring has seen veteran planners transitioning to medical events, while the availability of hospitality and event planning classes has dwindled, making this comprehensive guide a crucial resource for newcomers.

Elevating Industry Standards: Empowering Medical Meeting Planners

The book’s importance lies in its role as a beacon of professionalism, competence, and adherence to industry standards for aspiring medical meeting prorfessionals. By enhancing the quality of medical meetings and promoting participant safety, this resource plays a vital role in elevating the standards of events in the healthcare field.


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