Primary care plays a central role in cancer screening but screening efforts don’t reach everyone.
The St. Michael’s Hospital Academic Family Health Team worked with patients living with low income to understand barriers to screening and co-design solutions. Join Drs. Aisha Lofters and Tara Kiran as they share practical, evidence-based ways to improve cancer screening rates and reduce income-related disparities.
Hypertension Canada invites you to their 9th annual Canadian Hypertension Congress (CHC) from Thursday, September 24th to Saturday, September 26th, 2020, at The Sheraton Montreal Airport Hotel.
Submit Your Workshop, Oral and Poster Abstracts
Designed to encourage debate of current status and future directions of evidence for better healthcare EBMLive 2020 is accepting abstracts covering the following themes:
Hosted by the Queen's University Faculty of Health Sciences
This insomnia workshop is designed for primary care professionals and Family Health Teams, but other health professionals and trainees are very welcome.
Medical guidelines recommend cognitive behavioural therapy for insomnia (CBT-I) as the first-line treatment for chronic insomnia, above sleep medications.
Learners will have their insomnia intervention questions answered, including: What is CBT-I and how is it done? What is the role of sleep medications? How do you stop sleep medications safely?
The Rainbow Health Ontario (RHO ) 2020 (#RHO2020) Canada’s forum for LGBT2SQ health, is happening April 21-23 in stunning Niagara Falls, Ontario. They’re expecting over 400 attendees and are delighted to present keynotes from Dr. James Makokis and author Zena Sharman, as well as 85 sessions featuring over 200 presenters.
Fundamentals in Practical Leadership Series
Skills and Tools for New and Emerging Leaders and Managers
HOSTED BY The Centre for Organizational Effectiveness
Over the last 20 years at Centre for Organizational Effectiveness has heard from many
organizations that they’d love to provide some practical skills and tools to support new and emerging leaders on their journey, but they just don’t have the time to mentor every person in depth or pull together a cohesive program. CfOE is looking to support these organizations by doing just that!
Ontario Long Term Care Association & Ontario Retirement Communities Association’s Together We Care Convention & Trade Show
March 30 – April 1
Toronto Congress Centre, Toronto
Optimizing your EMR for safer opioid prescribing and pain management (Part 2)
HOSTED BY Ontario Health Quality & Ontario Pain Management Resources
Thursday, March 26, 2020 at 12:30 p.m.–1:30 p.m. (EST)
Join the Ontario Pain Management Resources Partners as we explore how to optimize your electronic medical record (EMR) to support safer pain management and opioid prescribing.
ECHO Liver Evening Series presents: Videoconferencing Educational Session
Liver Disease in Primary Care: Approach to Liver Enzyme
Please join ECHO Liver for their evening ECHO Ontario Liver series, which will cover approaches to different liver diseases in a primary care setting.
This evening session will consist of a didactic lecture by our interprofessional team and real de-identified patient cases by participants.