IFIC Canada Virtual Community: Digital health and technology in integrated care

Wed, November 20, 2019

Hosted by the International Foundation for Integrated Care (IFIC)

Ontario’s novel collaborative is designed to bring those interested and involved in integrated care together. More than 1,000 people have now connected through this virtual collaborative, convened by The International Foundation for Integrated Care (IFIC), The Change Foundation and the Institute of Health, Policy, Management and Evaluation (IHPME).

Education Session on Stroke and Mental Health for Front Line Care Providers

Mon, November 18, 2019

Education Session on Stroke and Mental Health for Front Line Care Providers 
coming up on November 18th

Registration is now open for an ECHO Ontario Complex Patient Management Pop-up Session, Do you know how to manage Mental Health after Stroke?, taking place on Monday, November 18th from 5:30 – 7 p.m. EST. 

CLL Conference Toronto

Sat, November 16, 2019
Ryerson University, Toronto

The LLSC is holding its first CLL Conference for patients and caregivers on November 16, 2019.
This will be held at Ryerson University from 8:30 am – 1:30 pm. 

Join the LLSC for a free half-day educational conference and lunch, primarily for CLL patients, survivors, and caregivers. Healthcare professionals are welcome to attend as well.

Learn about CLL Research Advances, CLL Symptoms and Treatment Management, followed by a patient-survivor panel to hear from those living well with CLL.

Toronto International Conference on Quality in Primary Care

Sat, November 16, 2019
Westin Harbour Castle, Toronto, ON

Join the University of Toronto Department of Family and Community Medicine this fall for the 2nd Toronto International Conference on Quality in Primary Care on Saturday, November 16, 2019 as we welcome colleagues from around the world for a 1-day conference focused on improving health equity in primary care.

The conference aims to bring together healthcare professionals who share a concern and passion for improving equity in primary care and will provide an opportunity for networking, sharing, and dialogue.

Healthy and Sustainable Eating: Leading the Shift

Thu, November 14, 2019

Nutrition Connections proudly presents Healthy and Sustainable Eating: Leading the Shift on November 14, 2019 in Toronto.

This collaborative, multidisciplinary educational forum will explore what sustainable eating is and how professionals working in many sectors can effectively convey evidence-based messaging on this topic to our stakeholders and clients.

A current schedule can be found here: 
Program highlights include:

BETTER Prevention Practitioner Training

Wed, November 13, 2019 - Thu, November 14, 2019
Women's College Hospital, Toronto

Upcoming Session: November 13th and 14th

Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM 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 indivdiuals within the primary care setting.

Requirements: Trainees should be actively practicing within a primary care setting or be linked with primary care

OPHA’s Fall Forum:  Health and Climate Change

Wed, November 13, 2019
Chestnut Conference Centre, Toronto

Hosted by the OPHA

This Forum will explore what’s at stake for individual and community health in the face of a changing climate and how we can work collaboratively across sectors to protect human health.  You will learn about the latest evidence and hear from a range of experts bringing attention to this critical public and community health issue.  The detailed program can be found here.