Key Issues

AFHTO 2016 Conference: Early-bird registration closes Sep 19. Additional speakers confirmed.

Ontario’s healthcare system is undergoing significant transformation and primary care providers – interprofessional staff, physicians, board members and more – need to understand its impact as well as their own potential role.

Help your team navigate these changes by registering them
for the AFHTO 2016 Conference
Registration and room rates increase after Sep. 19.

Join over 900 interprofessional primary care providers, patients
and community partners as they explore their role in Leading primary care to strengthen a population-focused health system.

 Getting to the conference


Additional speakers confirmed

Confirmed speakers for “Primary care leadership: what must we do to strengthen a population-focused health system?” include:

  • Nancy Naylor, Associate Deputy Minister, Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care NEW
  • Susan Fitzpatrick, CEO, Toronto Central LHIN NEW
  • Dr. Sean Blaine, President of AFHTO, Clinical Lead & Family Physician at STAR FHT
  • Dr. Sarah-Lynn Newbery, President of Ontario College of Family Physicians, Chief of Staff at Wilson Memorial General Hospital, & Family Physician at Marathon FHT

Other conference highlights:

Extend your learning experience!

Starting immediately after the conference on October 18, join the Ontario College of Family Physicians (OCFP) clinical education workshops.

And this year, learn even more with two free days of education sessions. Working in collaboration with AFHTO, Health Quality Ontario has developed some primary care- specific programming for the following conferences:

We look forward to seeing you at the AFHTO 2016 Conference!