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Other Events

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

“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

40th Annual Guelph Sexuality Conference

June 13-15, 2018 University of Guelph, Guelph, ON

Registration is now open for the 40th Annual Guelph Sexuality Conference. Help us celebrate by joining us on June 13-15, 2018. We invite you to explore our theme of ‘Innovations in Sexual Health and Wellbeing’ with the fabulous lineup of speakers

2018 alPHa Annual Conference

June 10-12, 2018 Novotel Toronto Centre Hotel, Toronto, ON

alPHa is the provincial organization that represents Ontario’s 36 public health units and their boards of health. alPHa is holding its 2018 Annual Conference from June 10 to 12 at the Novotel Toronto Centre hotel in downtown Toronto. Attending this

Osteoporosis and Fracture Prevention (OCFP)

May 23, 2018 Hamilton, ON 12:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.

Hosted by Ontario College of Family Physicians Do you want to improve your confidence in screening, diagnosing, and optimizing care for patients with osteoporosis, including those with moderate risk? Through small-group discussions and case analysis, Osteoporosis and Fracture Prevention addresses

Sharing Tools for Excellence in Practice (OCFP)

June 15, 2018 Shaw Centre, Ottawa, ON

The inaugural STEP conference from the Ontario College of Family Physicians brings together health-care leaders to share the latest findings and deliver relevant, evidence-based clinical pearls that primary care providers can apply in practice. The Conference focuses on clinical areas

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

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

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

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

Respiratory Health Forum 2018

January 23-34, 2019 Toronto, On

Respiratory Health Forum Call for Presenters (Expression of Interest): After eight successful forums, the 9th annual Respiratory Health Forum (RHF) will take place January 23-24, 2019 in Toronto You are invited to submit an expression of interest application to present

The Heart and Stroke Clinical Update (HSCU) Conference

December 7 & 8, 2018 Hilton Toronto Downtown Hotel , Toronto ON

About Clinical Update: The Heart and Stroke Clinical Update (HSCU) is an annual Continuing Medical Education event for primary care providers on the prevention and management of cardiovascular and cerebrovascular disease. Organized by the Heart and Stroke Health Professional Education

Save the Date – 7th Annual Central LHIN Oncology Day for Primary Care Providers

October 19, 2018 Hilton Suites Conference Centre, Markham ON 7:30am - 4:15pm

Save the Date – 7th Annual Central LHIN Oncology Day for Primary Care Providers Event details: CANCER CARE: PAVING THE WAY FOR OUR PATIENTS The 7th Annual Central LHIN Oncology Day for Primary Care Providers is open to all health

Best Practice Champions Workshop Level 1 – Virtual Learning Series

June 21 & August 21, 2018 Webinar

Hosted by the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario   Thursday June 21st, 2018 9:00am – 12:00pm 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.