Hypertension 2020: Putting the Guidelines into Practice

Hypertension is currently the leading preventable cause of death and disability around the world. Hypertension Canada celebrates Hypertension Month with a number of initiatives to raise awareness and promote hypertension prevention and control. We are pleased to invite you to our Accredited Primary Care CME Day program, Hypertension 2020: Putting the Guidelines into Practice. This program is presented in Ottawa on Saturday, May 12, 2018 at the Sheraton Ottawa Hotel; 15

CME Accredited 7th International Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Conference

CME Accredited 7th International Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Conference (COPD Conference 2018) is an annual congress hosting presentations from more than 30 countries and 100 organizations during October 22-23, 2018 in Rome, Italy. Attendees Benefits Attendees will be certified with Continuing Medical Education (CME Credits). Certification by the International Organizing Committee Abstract proposals will be published in reputed International Journal. Group Discounts Available! For more details:

LLSC Patient Education Session in Sudbury (Live & Virtual stream)

LLSC Patient Education Session in Sudbury (Live & Virtual stream) For all blood cancer patients, caregivers and healthcare professionals Topic: Blood Cancers 101 - Overview of Blood Cancers, Models of Care, New Treatments & Nutrition & Cancer – Food Fight: Separating Fact from Fiction, Myth Busting Common Misconception Date: September 27, 2018 Time: 4:00 – 6:30 pm Location: North East Cancer Centre - Health Sciences North 3rd Floor Boardroom - HSN North Tower

Perinatal Mental Health Webcast Series

The Perinatal Mental Health Team at Mount Sinai Hospital is pleased to promote a Three-Part Educational Webcast Series (Fall 2018)* in partnership with Ontario Telemedicine Network (OTN). Part 1: The Good Enough Parent: Psychodynamics of the perinatal period Thursday, September 27, 2018 | 12  – 1 p.m. EST Presented by: Sharon Szmuilowicz, MD, FRCPC This event will discuss the natural transitions that occur for a parent from pre-conception to parenthood that can create or contribute to mental health issues.

Medical Assistance in Dying (MAID) Webinar - MOHLTC

The Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care will be hosting a  webinar on Thursday, October 11, 2018 from 10:00am to 11:00am to provide an update on the implementation of medical assistance in dying (MAID) in Ontario along with an update on Ontario’s implementation approach to the upcoming federal reporting regime. Final regulations establishing the federal MAID monitoring regime were published in Canada Gazette II on August 8, 2018 and are set to come into force on November 1, 2018.

Canadian Hypertension Congress - Cancelled

Sheraton Montreal Airport Hotel, Montreal, Quebec

Recognizing the increasing demands on health care professionals and researchers in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Hypertension announces the cancellation of the 2020 Canadian Hypertension Congress, originally scheduled to take place in Montreal from September 24 – 26, 2020. Hypertension Canada sends our thanks for your support, and for the work you do, every day, for people living with and at risk for hypertension.