COVID-19 Community of Practice for Family Physicians: Responding to the Omicron surge

Fri, January 21, 2022
Zoom Webinar

Please join us for the 37th in our series 'Changing the way we work' on Friday, January 21st at 7:55-9:15am. We will hear from a family physician leader from Kingston, Ontario where Omicron cases first surged about how primary care has responded to system challenges. Our experts will also be sharing updated provincial guidance for the primary care sector, plans for regional clinical assessment centres, and changes to testing, case, and contact management. Please submit your questions at registration to help us plan speaking points. As usual, we will leave lots of time for live Q&A as well.

 

DATE: Friday, January 21, 7:55-9:15am EST

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN:

https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_09MDzy1UQrm61jY4kHKwWQ

 

Panelists:

  • Dr. Elaine Ma, Family Physician, Frontenac Doctors, Kingston, ON
  • Dr. Allison McGeer, Infectious Disease Specialist, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, ON
  • Dr. Dan Warshafsky, Senior Medical Consultant at the Office of the Chief Medical Officer of Health

Co-hosts:

  • Dr. Liz Muggah, OCFP President, Family Physician, Bruyère Family Health Team, Ottawa, ON
  • Dr. David Kaplan, Family Physician, North York Family Health Team and Vice President, Quality, Ontario Health, Toronto, ON

Moderator:

  • Dr. Tara Kiran, Fidani Chair of Improvement and Innovation, University of Toronto and Family Physician, St. Michael’s Academic Family Health Team, Toronto, ON

 

The COVID-19 Community of Practice for Family Physicians is co-organized by the Quality and Innovation Program, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto and the Ontario College of Family Physicians.

This one-credit-per-hour Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Ontario Chapter for up to 1 Mainpro+ Ⓡ credits. The COVID-19 Community of Practice for Ontario Family Physician includes a series of planned webinars. Each session is worth 1 Mainpro+Ⓡ credits, for up to a total of 26 credits. 

 

A recording of this webinar will be available within 3-5 days of the live presentation, you may access the recording of this webinar along with all past webinar sessions at https://dfcm.utoronto.ca/covid-19-community-practice/past-sessions

 *** Check out our webpage dedicated to the Community of Practice - to access the resources and videos of past sessions -https://www.dfcm.utoronto.ca/covid-19-community-practice