Upcoming Educational Events in Hamilton, Ontario and Alberta
Upcoming Programs in Hamilton, Ontario and Alberta:
Successful Patient Interactions on February 22 in Hamilton, ON and March 5 in Calgary. Register now.
This program is for Physicians, Residents and Healthcare Professionals, and will enable more effective and safer interactions between healthcare colleagues, through enhanced communications strategies and skills. It is a skills-based, evidence-based, made-in-Canada program, based on extensive research of key issues facing Canadian physicians and healthcare professionals, and is taught by experienced faculty. The workshop will offer an interactive experience that will equip participants with tools to improve skills, increase work satisfaction and reduce risk. Find out more
Effective Team Interactions on February 23 in Hamilton, ON and March 6 in Calgary. Register now.
This program is also for Physicians, Residents and Healthcare Professionals. Working in teams is not always easy, especially in the high pressure of healthcare environment. Developed in partnership with the CMPA, this program leverages the CMPA’s breadth of knowledge and understanding of physicians’ needs and healthcare safety issues. The program taught by experienced faculty and will provide physicians and healthcare professionals with the tools and skills to significantly improve their interactions with their multi-professional colleagues. Find out more.
Safer Opioid Prescribing Skills webinars begin March 27, 2018. Register now.
The University of Toronto Safer Opioid Prescribing Skills program is an innovative, effective, blended learning program designed to help physicians reduce risk when prescribing opioids. It is based on the 2017 Canadian Guideline for Opioids for Chronic Pain and was developed by the University Of Toronto Faculty Of Medicine Continuing Professional Development. The Saegis Safety Institute is partnering with the U of T to bring this program to physicians across Canada.
Accreditation Information for these Programs:
For Successful Patient Interactions and Effective Team Interactions:
- These Group Learning programs have been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada for up to 6 Mainpro+ credits.
- These events are Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the Canadian Medical Protective Association for up to 6 MOC credits.
For Safer Opioid Prescribing:
- This Group Learning program meets the certification criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been certified by Continuing Professional Development, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto for up to 18.0 Mainpro+ credits.
- This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, approved by Continuing Professional Development, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto. You may claim up to a maximum of 9.0 hours (credits are automatically calculated).