Recent research has shown that arts participation lead to a wide range of improvements in physical and mental health, including improved cognitive functions, reduced instances of depression, and better management of chronic pain, just to name a few. A 2019 evidence review by the World Health Organization Europe, mapping global research and case studies, found that arts play a significant role in health promotion and management and has the potential to “address complex challenges for which there are no current healthcare solutions.”
Hosted by the Cyber Security Division at the Ontario Ministry of Government and Consumer Services
09:00 a.m. - 03:30 p.m.
Hosted by OntarioMD
Recent events have shown that digital health and virtual care tools can quickly become indispensable practice tools to manage patient information and provide care when in-person visits aren't possible. Register (for free) today for the OntarioMD Digital Health and Virtual Care Day to learn how you can take advantage of these innovative technologies to realize more of their benefits and integrate them with your EMR workflows as much as possible!
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
Join NPAO on September 24 – 25, 2020 for their 2020 NPAO Annual Conference Professional Power: Empowering Nurse Practitioners in 2020 and Beyond. NPAO will be holding this conference in a virtual format. This year’s Annual Conference will provide you with evidence-based educational sessions, workshops, and skill-building forums.
Hosted by AFHTO
Please join us for some background and live demonstrations of Mental Health tools.
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.