This workshop will show you how to elevate your visual storytelling skills by mastering the art of compelling data visualization. This session will give you the tools to turn complex information into engaging graphics that will captivate and communicate seamlessly.


  • Shari A. Whicker, EdD, MEd, Senior director, Office of Continuing Professional Development; Assistant Dean, Faculty Development; TEACH; Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics; Carilion Clinic/VTCSOM
  • Mariah Rudd, M.Ed., Director, Office of Continuing Professional Development; TEACH; Instructor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology; Carilion Clinic/VTCSOM
  • Sarah M. Harendt, PhD, MS, Education & Faculty Development Manager; Office of Continuing Professional Development; TEACH; Carilion Clinic/VTCSOM


Upon completion of thiss activity, participants will be able to:

  • Recognize the benefits of utilizing an infographic to share information within an academic medicine context.
  • Identify how infographics can enhance sharing of information in digestible ways.
  • Apply the steps for building an infographic for a variety of audiences within health professions education. 

*The Medical Society of Virginia is a member of the Southern States CME Collaborative, an ACCME Recognized Accreditor.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Southern States CME Collaborative (SSCC) through the joint providership of Carilion Clinic's CME Program and Carilion Clinic Office of Continuing Professional Development. Carilion Clinic's CME Program is accredited by the SSCC to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Carilion Clinic's CME Program designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.