Hosted by the Better Program (Women's College Hospital)
Thu, October 1, 2020 - Fri, October 2, 2020
Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Mountain Time//11:00 AM – 6:00 PM Eastern Time each day
The purpose of the 2 day workshop is to provide healthcare professionals with enhanced skills in prevention and screening of chronic disease through hands-on training using role playing and patient cases. The program is evidence-based and specifically designed for individuals within the primary care setting.
Nontuberculous mycobacterial (NTM) pulmonary disease diagnosis and management: An overview for general practitioners
Hosted by the Lung Health Foundation
At the end of this session, learners will be able to:
- Recognize how to diagnose NTM pulmonary disease
- Describe the clinical factors that should be considered when deciding whether to initiate treatment for NTM pulmonary disease
- Describe how to treat Mycobacterium avium (MAC) pulmonary disease
Hosted by the Cannabis Knowledge Exchange Hub (CAMH)
Youth and cannabis use speaker series
Part 2: Panel Discussion: Cannabis use amongst Diverse Youth
September 29th, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM EDT
Hosted by myflushot.ca
Learn how teams can use myflushot.ca in their practice. 3 webinars are available:
1. Info Session for Family Health Teams - How digital health tools can support primary care practices for influenza immunizations during COVID
- Wed Sept 23,12:00 PM EST
- To register, click here
2. Supporting patient navigation and access to influenza vaccines during the COVID19 pandemic
Hosted by the Dalla Lana School of Public Health
At Beyond the Body: PhotoVoice Exhibit, organizers will share the unique experiences of young South Asians tackling the diabetes epidemic in the Peel Region of Ontario, Canada. Through photography, they will look beyond traditional biomedical and behavioural approaches to diabetes prevention and highlight the impact of social and systemic factors on the development of diabetes.
Hosted by AFHTO
The Electronic Asthma Management System (eAMS) is an evidence-based clinical decision support system developed to improve your ability to deliver best care for patients with asthma.
WHAT DOES THE eAMS DO?
The eAMS was designed to help providers to bridge the 3 main evidence-to-practice gaps that have been identified across care settings and are believed to be the major cause of poor disease control and healthcare utilization in patients with asthma.
Hosted by the University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine and Surrey Place
Tuesday September 1
12:00pm - 1:30pm (ET)
Adults with intellectual developmental disabilities (IDD), such as autism and Down Syndrome, are not only more susceptible to COVID-19 but have also been facing greater physical, mental health, and ethical challenges during the pandemic.
Hosted by the Lung Association
How will COVID-19 precautions affect students with asthma? What kind of asthma triggers are common in the classroom? If you are an educator or school administrator, we have answers for you.
The Lung Health Foundation’s Navigating Asthma this School Year webinars will give you an opportunity to improve your asthma knowledge and have your questions answered live by a Certified Respiratory Educator. Join us for one of these sessions, and find out how you can play a role in preventing and managing asthma attacks at school.
Hosted by Lung Health Foundation
Date: August 24, 2020 I 12:00 – 1:00 pm
Presented by: Dr. Martin Chasen, MBChB, FCP(SA), MPhil(Pall Med)
Hosted by AFHTO and Ontario 211 Services
A webinar about how 211 can assist primary care teams. 211 has been helping the people of Ontario navigate community, health and social services for many years. This webinar will provide some baseline information about 211’s Accredited enquiry service and Standards driven resource database of benefit to your patients when trying to access services in the community – particularly services during COVID-19, such as mental health services, food and other basic needs.