RISE OHT Webcasts

Thu, June 17, 2021
Webinar Series

Hosted by RISE

Applying an equity lens when caring for your population

June 17, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

To help OHTs implement a population-health management (PHM) approach, RISE is hosting a series of webinars. This third webinar is based on feedback received from OHTs and builds upon the first webinar and second webinar . 

Specifically, this webinar will take a deep dive into co-designing care models and share additional examples for different priority populations. The learning objectives for this third webinar will help OHTs:

Early Age Onset Colorectal Cancer Virtual Symposium

Thu, June 17, 2021
Virtual Conference

Hosted by the CCCRAN - Colorectal Cancer Resource & Action Network

This event will explore the research landscape for the rising rates of young colorectal cancer and help to increase the primary care provider's index for suspicion of young colorectal cancer symptoms. 

The incidence of colorectal cancer has been declining in Canadians over 50 years of age, largely due to population-based screening programs.

NACI Recommendations on COVID-19 Vaccine Interchangeability

Wed, June 16, 2021

Hosted by PHAC

This moderated and live webinar includes a presentation and discussion on the NACI Recommendations on COVID-19 Vaccine Interchangeability with live Q&A to inform health care and vaccine providers. This webinar is hosted by CANVax, in collaboration with the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC).

Presentation highlights: 

A Morning with the Lung Experts: What’s Trending in Primary Care?

Sat, June 12, 2021

Hosted by the Lung Health Foundation

If you work in primary care, you don’t want to miss this upcoming learning opportunity.

Join host Dr. Tony D’Urzo and our team of experts as they explore emerging respiratory care issues – like return of optimism in non-small cell lung cancer treatment, the evolution of COVID-19, and the paradox of asthma management. Bring your questions for a panel discussion after the talks.

This Group Learning program has been approved by the College of Family Physicians of Canada, the Ontario Chapter for up to 3.25 Mainpro+ credits.

IAMental Health Events for Caregivers & Providers

Thu, June 03, 2021 - Thu, June 24, 2021

Hosted by IAmMentalHealth


Strengthening Families Together – June 2021 (Virtual)

Their program covers the challenges that families face while supporting a family member living with schizophrenia or psychosis, handling stress and anxiety, practical strategies around communication, and coping with daily living including; scheduling daily activities, motivation, wellness and crisis planning, and caregiver well-being.
June 3, June 10, June 17 & June 24 
Cost: $100 per person

McMaster University Review Course in Psychiatry

Thu, May 27, 2021 - Fri, May 28, 2021
Virtual Conference

Hosted by the MacMaster University Health Sciences CPD

May 27, 7:45 AM - May 28, 5:32 PM

Target Audience: Family Physicians, Medical Specialists, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Psychologists, Pharmacists, Social Workers, Rehab Therapists, Residents, Students & Other Healthcare professionals

Learning Objectives:

At the end of this learning activity the learners will be able to:

Measuring Patient and Provider Experience: Completing the Quadruple Aim

Tue, May 25, 2021

Hosted by HSPN

12:00 PM

Ontario Health Teams (OHTs) are being introduced to provide a new way of organizing and delivering care that is more connected to patients in their local communities. Under OHTs, health care providers (including hospitals, doctors and home and community care providers) will work as one coordinated team – no matter where they provide care. HSPN is developing a range of supports for OHTs including practice guides, measurement tools and an approach to evaluating Ontario Health Teams.

Canadian Hypertension Congress 2021

Thu, May 13, 2021 - Fri, May 14, 2021

Hosted by Hypertension Canada


The 2021 Congress Features Renowned Experts and Interactive Sessions Occurring Over Two Days

Canada’s largest national scientific and educational conference of its kind, the Canadian Hypertension Congress, is back for its 9th year May 13-14, 2021, in a virtual format. The Congress incorporates today’s needs and expectations of scientists, researchers, and clinicians, they are delighted to invite you to be part of its success!