AFHTO Events

AFHTO 2014 Conference “In Partnership with Patients: True Integration of Care”

October 15, 2014

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Wednesday, October 15 and Thursday, October 16, 2014 at the Westin Harbour Castle, One Harbour Square, Toronto, Ontario.

The AFHTO 2014 Conference “In Partnership with Patients: True Integration of Care” brings together patients, interprofessional primary care providers and community partners to explore the role of the patient and caregivers within the modern primary care team.

Join over 800 attendees from across Ontario in two session-packed days networking, studying best-practices, strengthening partnerships and challenging the barriers facing patient engagement in primary health care.

Conference Program
Click below to see our detailed and varied conference program:

AFHTO members – take advantage of additional FREE programs available to you immediately before the conference:

  • Profession-based programs to develop relationships and share experiences with peers from across Ontario
  • For board chairs/members, executive directors and lead MD/NPs of AFHTO member organizations. (Please note these are not open to other FHT/NPLC team members):
    • Towards the Next Ministry Contract: This 2-hour facilitated session is designed to develop a common statement of principles and a set of agreed priorities to guide AFHTO’s advocacy on behalf of members.   It will build on findings from a survey of FHT/NPLC leaders (to go out by Sept.17).
    • Effective Governance for Quality in Primary Care:  This is an evidence-based training program delivered by FHT and NPLC peer leaders. Click for more information on the session and to register.

NOTE: QIDS Specialist Professional Development Program is being deferred to later this year

AFHTO “Bright Light” Awards
Awards will be presented at the AFHTO 2014 Conference Awards Dinner, on October 15, 2014.

Sponsorship & Exhibitor Opportunities
View the Sponsorship & Exhibitor Prospectus for opportunities to increase your corporate visibility with over 850 leaders from Family Health Teams, Nurse Practitioner-Led Clinics and other interprofessional comprehensive care teams across Ontario

Education Credits available:

  • This program has been accredited by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Ontario Chapter for up to 10.25 Mainpro-M1 credits.
  • Attendance at this program entitles certified Canadian College of Health Leaders members (CHE / Fellow) to 4.75 Category II credits toward their maintenance of certification requirement.

For our forward planners, we are also pleased to confirm our 2015 Conference will be at the Westin Harbour Castle on October 28 & 29, 2015.