Questions Response options Gender-related Responses
Male, N=60 Female, N=972 Total, N=1032 missing number
Have you heard of continuing medical education? •Yes (%) 31 (52.5) 416 (43.9) 447 (44.4) 26 (2.5)
•No (%) 27 (45.8) 465 (49.1) 492 (48.9)
•Not sure (%)   1 (1.7)   66 (7.0)   67 (6.7)
Have you had the privilege of attending any continuing medical education activity? •Yes (%) 25 (43.1) 226 (24.8) 251 (25.9) 63 (6.1)
•No (%) 33 (56.9) 664 (72.9) 697 (71.9)
•Don’t know (%)   0 (0.0)   21 (2.3)   21 (2.2)
If yes, please indicate where this CME you attended took place? •Trinidad & Tobago (%) 21 (75.0) 234 (93.2) 255 (91.4) 753 (73.3)
•Caribbean Region (%)   1 (3.6)    7 (2.8)    8 (2.9)
•Outside Caribbean (%)   6 (21.4)   10 (4.0)   16 (5.7)
If given the opportunity, would you like to participate in CME on diabetes? •Yes (%) 52 (88.1) 819 (86.9) 871 (86.9) 30 (2.9)
•No (%)   4 (6.8)   64 (6.8)   68 (6.8)
•Don’t know (%)   3 (5.1)   60 (6.4)   63 (6.3)
Would you like to be identified as a Specilaist Diabetes Health Educator? •Yes (%) 42 (71.2) 592 (63.4) 634 (63.8) 39 (3.8)
•No (%) 10 (16.9) 205 (21.9) 215 (21.7)
•Don’t know (%)   7 (11.9) 137 (14.7) 144 (14.5)
Table 2: Gender-related assessment of awareness and participation in continuing medical education (CME).