CSAM Marijuana Day Conference
September 29, Calgary, Alberta
The Marijuana Day conference will provide an evidence-based approach to enable healthcare providers to make informed decisions about how medical cannabis may negatively affect, benefit, or improve the quality of life for the patients that we manage. Speakers include Dr. Wiplove Lamba, Leeza Friedman-Prokopishyn, Dr. John Pereira and Dr. Robert Tanguay.
Reflect Conference 2017
October 1-3, Ottawa, Ontario
This is a three-day event that aims to bring together people with lived experience and researchers in suicide and self-harm. It is open to researchers, service users, and caregivers interested in or touched by suicide and self-harm, and will create a supportive forum for collaboration, knowledge sharing, and the refinement of both research methods and priorities.
News until now: Lessons so far on faculty development for Competency-Based Medical Education (CBME)
Best Practices in Education Rounds
Jana Lazor (Bajcar) and Susan Glover-Takahashi
Tuesday, October 3, 12 to 1 pm.
Li Ka Shing Building, 2nd floor auditorium, St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto
Please join us for an open dialogue around the practice of faculty development in a time of rapid curricular change to Competency-based Medical Education (CBME). Available via webcast in some locations.
A Matter of Life: New Approaches to Care for Patients with Physical and Severe Mental Illness
MPA Annual Conference 2017
October 6, Chelsea Hotel, Toronto
This event is open to everyone with an interest in collaborative approaches to care for patients with physical and severe mental illness. Attendance from all health disciplines is encouraged. We also welcome participation from all students/ residents, policy makers, health administrators and others that wish to attend. Hosted by CAMH. We are pleased to offer three concurrently themed workshops led by facilitators with diverse expertise and have three internationally distinguished plenary keynote presentations: Cardiometabolic Risk in the Treatment of Mental Illness with Dr. John W. Newcomer; A Healthy Mind in a Healthy Body with Dr. Suzanne Vogel-Scibilia; and Early Intervention to Prevent Long-Term Physical Mobidity in Patients with Severe Mental Illness with A Dr. Belinda Lennox.
- Addressing Substance Use Advanced (Level 2) Champion Workshop - Grey Bruce Health Unit
Registered Nurses Association of Ontario Mental Health and Addiction Initiative
Friday, October 13, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm., Owen Sound, Ontario
Participants will gain a deeper understanding of advanced concepts in addiction, such as harm reduction and concurrent disorders. An in-depth look at sustaining implementation of best practices thorough the use of the RNAO Toolkit: Implementation of Best Practice Guidelines (2nd Edition) will be explored.
- 9th Annual ADHD Conference
Centre for ADHD Awareness, Canada (CADDAC)
October 14-15, Calgary, Alberta
Join us to learn about ADHD from world renowned experts! Our 9th Annual ADHD Conference is geared to parents, adults with ADHD, educators, and medical professionals.
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