reflective noteA subjective note written by a doctor or other health professional for his or her own personal use as part of the life-long learning process. Reflective notes should be used for continuing professional activities to maximise the benefit of the exercise and should be kept in one’s personal portfolio, to be presented during annual appraisals.
Reflective notes on CPD activities
• Why was I there?
• What was useful for me?
• What were the most important things I learnt?
• What is the most important thing for me to do as a result of this conference/activity (include future learning needs and how to address them)?
• How will my learning influence/change practice?