CV Sections Checklist

Written by: Melissa Mapes
Published on: Feb 14, 2017

how good is your CV

Formats of curriculum vitae vary somewhat by preference, but the necessary sections tend to the same. Here are the categories of information and organization that Green recommends in his BMJ Careers article.

  • Personal details
  • Career statement
  • Education
  • Career history
  • Clinical skills and experience
  • Leadership experience
  • Development courses and conferences attended
  • Research experience
  • Clinical audit
  • Presentations and publications
  • Teaching experience
  • Information technology skills
  • Personal interests
  • References

Read CV Potential: Build Your Best Curriculum Vitae for guidelines on how to ensure your CV stands out in a good way.