Teaching and Learning Resources

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For information concerning the currently available educational programs and resources pertinent to both academic faculty and to clinicians from the region, please visit the individual pages from the navigation menu on the left and the links below.

Organization and Association Links

Committee on Accreditation of Continuing Medical Education (CACME)

Canadian Medical Association (CMA)

Innovative Medicines Canada - Code of Ethical Practices

Ontario Medical Association (OMA)

Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (Health Care Professionals)

The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC)

The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC)

The Society for Academic Continuing Medical Education (SACME)

Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada (AFMC)

American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)

Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)

Canadian Association for Medical Education (CAME)

Ontario Medical Association (OMA)

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO)

Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario  (RCDSO)

Centre for Effective Practice (CEP)

Federation of Medical Regulatory Authorities of Canada (FMRAC)

Western University Education Sites

The Centre for Education Research & Innovation (CERI)

The Centre for Research on Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (Faculty of Education)

Centre for Teaching and Learning (CTL)

Instructional Technology Resource Centre (ITRC)

External Websites associated with Teaching and Learning

Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (STLHE)

The Wilson Centre (University of Toronto & UHN)

Stanford Faculty Development Center for Medical Teachers

University of Dundee Master of Medical Education (MMEd)

University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Educational Development Office

The Microskills of Clinical Teaching - Power Point Resource

University of Washington School of Medicine CLIME - Clinical Teaching Series - Podcasts

The Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics Online Faculty Development Resources

Training Residents to Be Office-based Teachers of Family Medicine ("Family Medicine" article)

Columbia University Pediatrics Clerkship online manual for students and faculty

University of Kansas Medical Center Preceptor Resources

Teaching in Your Office eBook (2nd edition) from the American College of Physicians

Bedside teaching in medical education: a literature review / Max Peters

Lifelong Learning Resources for Residents

Lifelong learning is important across the continuum of medical education from undergraduate training through to retirement.

The following resources are available for Schulich Residents as an introduction to lifelong learning!

To download the resources, please click the links below:

The following powerpoint resource has been created for PGME Progam Directors for use in Transition to Practice sessions at the departmental level.

Resources Available Through Western Login

Allyn & Betty Taylor Library

Western Libraries provides Clinical Outreach support for Schulich Medicine & Dentistry faculty. More information

Google Scholar

Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, abstracts and articles, from academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories, universities and other scholarly organizations. More Information

Access Medicine from McGraw-Hill

Access Medicine from McGraw-Hill is an innovative online resource that provides students, residents, clinicians, researchers, and all health professionals with access to more than 65 medical titles from the best minds in medicine, updated content, thousands of images and illustrations, interactive self-assessment, case files, time-saving diagnostic and point-of-care tools, a comprehensive search platform, and the ability to view from and download content to a mobile device. More Information

Faculty of 1000

Faculty of 1000 (F1000) is an in-depth directory to the top articles in biology and medicine, as recommended by our Faculty of over 5,000 expert scientists and clinical researchers, assisted by 5,000 associates. More Information

Henry Stewart Talks: Biomedical and Life Sciences Collection

Henry Stewart Talks publishes animated audio visual presentations by world leading experts - advanced content in a user friendly format. More Information

External Libraries

The Canadian Library of Family Medicine

The library service was established to ensure that all CFPC members have access to comprehensive information services. We provide literature searching, document and article copying, instructional services, book loans, and much more to CFPC members. More Information

The Cochrane Library

Independent high-quality evidence for health care decision making. More Information

Online Learning Resources for Physicians

MDcme

MDcme.ca is a consortium of all seventeen Canadian medical school which provides access to a diverse and highly skilled group of content experts which is unparalleled. MDcme.ca provides the highest quality accredited CME available to Canadian physicians. More Information

AAFP Self-Study CME

Self-Study CME resources from the American Academy of Family Physicians. More Information

Evidence-based Resources

BMJ Learning

The BMJ is an international peer reviewed medical journal and a fully "online first" publication. Our publishing model "continuous publication" means that all articles appear on bmj.com before being included in an issue of the print journal. The website is updated daily with the BMJ's latest original research, education, news, and comment articles, as well as podcasts, videos, and blogs. More Information

RX Files - Objective comparisons for optimal drug therapy

RxFiles is an academic detailing program providing objective, comparative drug information to physicians, pharmacists and allied health professionals. More Information

Dynamed

Dynamed is a clinical reference tool created by physicians for physicians and other health care professionals for use at the point-of-care. With clinically -organized summaries for more than 3,200 topics, Dynamed provides the latest content and resources with validity, relevance and convenience, making Dynamed an indispensable resource for answering most clinical questions during practice. More Information

TRIP Database - Clinical Search Engine

Trip medical database is fast tool to find high quality clinical research evidence. More Information

The Journal of Family Practice

The Journal of Family Practice will be the preferred source of original research and evidence-based medical information for practicing family physicians, family medicine researchers, and other primary care clinicians. More Information

theheart.org

theheart.org provides information on caring for people with disorders of the heart and circulation, and on preventing such disorders. theheart.org is owned and produced by Medscape, LLC ("Medscape"). More Information