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Other Events

Ontario MD EMR: Every Step Conference

September 27, 2018 Toronto Congress Centre, Toronto, ON 7:30am - 4:00pm

You are invited to attend the OntarioMD EMR: Every Step Conference in Toronto on September 27 at the Toronto Congress Centre. Register at the early bird rate today and save over 30% on registration. Click here to view the conference agenda and register

This is Long Term Care 2019: Transforming Aging Together

September 17-19, 2019 Beanfield Centre, Toronto, ON

Ontario Long Term Care Association’s This is Long Term Care 2019 Conference: Transforming Aging Together Call for content now open! September 17-19, 2019 Beanfield Centre, Toronto This is Long Term Care 2019: Transforming Aging Together provides an unparalleled opportunity to

“Beyond Silence” Mental Health Training

May- October 2018 Various

ARE YOU INTERESTED IN BEING A MENTAL HEALTH “CHAMPION” IN YOUR WORKPLACE? “Beyond Silence” is a new evidence-based workplace mental health training program customized for healthcare workers. The 2-day program, led by peer educators, builds knowledge, skills and resources to

MED SAFETY EXCHANGE Webinar Series

July 25, 2018 Online

Join your colleagues across Canada for complimentary bimonthly 50-minute webinars to share, learn and discuss incident reports, trends and emerging issues in medication safety! WEBINAR OUTLINE for July 25, 2018: Medication Incident Analysis – Technological Gaps for Patch Removal Medication Safety Initiative

Best Practice Champions Workshop (Level 1)

July 19, August 23, September 14 & 24, October 3, 2018 Various Locations, On

Best Practice Champions Workshop (Level 1) Hosted by the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario About this Event: The best practice guidelines (BPG) champions level one workshop is a free, one-day session designed to introduce nurses and other health professionals to

Addressing Substance Use Workshop (Level 1)

August 10, August 26, September 14, 2018 Hamilton, Chatham, & Woodstock

Addressing Substance Use Workshop (Level 1) Hosted by the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario About this Event: This free one-day workshop is for nurses and health professionals who want a fundamental understanding of how to work with clients who use

Addressing Substance Use Workshop Advanced (Level 2)

September 28 & October 10, 2018 Kingston & Chatham

Addressing Substance Use Workshop (Level 2) Hosted by the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario About this Event: Participants will gain a deeper understanding of advanced concepts in addiction, such as harm reduction and concurrent disorders. The Addressing Substance Use Champions

CommunityConnect 2018 OCSA Conference

October 17 & 18, 2018 Hilton Suites Toronto/Markham Conference Centre, Markham, Ontario

Ontario Community Support Association Call for Abstracts Abstract Deadline: April 23, 2018 at 5:00 pm EST Those interested are asked submit an engaging one-hour session abstract that would: Share insights into Ontario’s evolving health system; Showcase innovative approaches to service

Project Management Workshop – Putting the Pieces Together

August 13, 2018 Toronto

Project Management Workshop – Putting the Pieces Together Hosted by the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario About this Event: This project management workshop is a one-day program for nurses in managerial and leadership roles to understand the phases of the

CME Accredited 7th International Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Conference

October 22-23, 2018 Rome, Italy

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

Best Practice Champions Workshop Level 1 – Virtual Learning Series

August 21, 2018 Webinar

Hosted by the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario Tuesday, August 21, 2018 1:00pm-4:00pm About this Event: The best practice champions program has created a virtual learning series based on the content delivered at the in-person champions workshops. This learning series

MaRS Procurement by Co-Design Pitch Day

July 20, 2018

MaRS Procurement by Co-Design Pitch Day Hosted by MaRS Discovery District On July 20, watch five teams of health innovators pitch exciting new technologies as they compete for a pool of $50,000 in grant awards. The Pitch Day is the

Project ECHO Liver Evening Series presents: Videoconferencing Educational Session

July 12, 2018 Online - Video Conference 7:00pm - 8:00pm

ECHO Liver Evening Session Hosted by ECHO Liver Please join us for our evening ECHO Ontario Liver series, which will cover approaches to different liver diseases in a primary care setting. This evening session will consist of a didactic lecture

2018 Webinars on Legal Topics for EDs and Managers of Primary Care Clinics

January 4 - December 18, 2018 Online

Calling all FHTs, FHOs, NPLCs (and birth centres)! Join me and Maria McDonald from McDonald HR Law for my 5th annual Legal Issues for Primary Care Teams which will launch January 2018. The topics we will cover in the 2018

Legal Assistance Program Webcast: Violence and Harassment in the Workplace

June 21, 2018 Webcast 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Hosted by the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario Join LAP administrator Mara Haase and lawyer Tim Hannigan as they discuss violence and harassment in the workplace and its relevant legislation, Bill 168. During this presentation, participants will be provided with

Spirometry Interpretation Workshops (Toronto)

June 14 & 20, 2018 Toronto, ON

Provider Education Program Spirometry Interpretation Workshops hosted by The Lung Association Learning Objectives By the end of this presentation, the participant will be able to: Clarify and state the role of spirometry as an objective measurement of lung disease Review

7th Annual Nurse Executive Leadership Academy

June 12 - 15, 2018 Old Mill Toronto, Toronto, ON

Building on themes of system integration and collaboration, the 7th Annual Nurse Executive Leadership Academy offers an energizing knowledge exchange forum for nurse executives from all sectors. Participants will gain new knowledge and a fresh perspective to support and enhance