Events

Queen's Health Sciences CPD 2022

Tue, March 15, 2022 - Wed, June 08, 2022
Zoom Webinar

Hosted by Queen's Health Sciences Continuing Professional Development

Bite-Sized CPD is a new monthly series that offers brief and focused online sessions on a variety of trending topics in healthcare. We will be exploring topics such as the long-term effects of COVID-19, care of veterans, health impact around climate change, cannabis use disorder and vaping, choosing wisely in hematology, and gender diversity in healthcare.

*Please note - Registration will close at 12pm the day before each session to ensure timely sharing of the connection details.

Young Adult Colorectal Cancer - A Growing Crisis in Canada

Wed, March 02, 2022
Zoom Webinar

Hosted by Colorectal Cancer Resource and Action Network
 

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2022 from 12:00 - 1:00 pm EST.  

CCRAN is thrilled to present a webinar through Wellspring's Be Well Talks to kick off Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month! 

The webinar, entitled "Young Adult Colorectal Cancer – A Growing Crisis in Canada", will take place on Wednesday, March 2nd, 2022 from 12:00 - 1:00 pm EST. 

Project ECHO OBN Sessions

Fri, February 25, 2022 - Thu, June 02, 2022
Webinar

Hosted by Project ECHO in collaboration with OBN

Update your knowledge about Obesity Management by joining other primary care providers and a multi-disciplinary team of specialist from the Bariatric Centres of Excellence for a special learning series on the Etiology, Assessment and Management of Obesity.  Learn about treatment options for patients living with obesity including in depth discussions on the medical management of obesity and prescribing anti-obesity medications.

BounceBack

Wed, December 01, 2021 - Wed, December 15, 2021

It’s going to be a while before we can see each other in person, at face-to-face meetings or conferences. Until then, we want to remind you that we’re here to support you and your patients when it comes to their mental health needs.

Information Webinar: COVID-19 Vaccination for Children 5-11 years old

Mon, November 29, 2021

COVID-19 vaccination for children 5-11 years old is expected to be approved by Health Canada by the end of November. The Alliance for Healthier Communities and the Association of Family Health Teams of Ontario is cohosting an information session to help our members prepare, and to answer your most pressing questions.

Dr. Janine McCready, infectious diseases physician at Michael Garron Hospital, will share details of the expected or approved vaccine for children, share insights for how to counsel parents and guardians, and address commonly asked questions and concerns.

Tapering and Stopping Opioids

Tue, October 19, 2021
ZOOM Webinar

Hosted by AFHTO & ECHO Ontario Chronic Pain and Opioid Stewardship (UHN)

There is evidence that chronic opioid therapy has a negative impact on patients' quality of life and increasing the risk of serious complications like opioid use disorder, unintentional overdose and death. Tapering opioids can be challenging to the prescriber and to the patient, and there is not a lot of guidance on how to do it safely, comfortably and effectively.

Rheumatology in Primary Care: Approach to the Patient with Peripheral Joint Pain

Thu, October 14, 2021
ZOOM Webinar

HOSTED BY AFHTO & ECHO ONTARIO AT UHN

This presentation provides an overarching schema of rheumatic diseases, with a focus on types and patterns of articular involvement, and extraarticular and serologic correlates. By the end of the presentation, participants will be able to apply this schema when approaching common rheumatic disease presentations. 

This webinar will address, the following: