Trillium Primary Health Care Research Day will go ahead this year in virtual format on Friday, October 23, featuring the same lineup of engaging speakers that had been planned for the in-person event. Call for abstracts deadline is September 15. Dr. Nav Persaud will present the Martin Bass Lecture.
Join us on Wednesday, June 3 from 8:30 to 9:15 a.m. for Family Medicine Grand Rounds to be held via ZOOM meeting (teleconference). Dr. Craig Olmstead, PGY3 Academic Family Medicine resident, will present, "Point of Care Ultrasound in Clinic-Based Family Medicine." An electronic appointment containing the ZOOM link has been sent to your calendar.
Join the The Roth|McFarlane Hand and Upper Limb Centre’s consultants and hand therapists as they present, Diagnosis and Treatment of Common Wrist/Hand Disorders – A Course for Family Physicians and Residents on Wednesday, April 22, from 1:30 - 5:00 p.m in the Shuttleworth Auditorium at St. Joseph’s Health Care London.
This one-day practical workshop supplements key information from the RNAO E-Learning Breastfeeding Course through interactive, hands-on activities and discussion. Content is based on the WHO/UNICEF 20-Hour Lactation Management Course and has been adapted by the Baby-Friendly Initiative Strategy for Ontario and Middlesex-London Health Unit. The workshop supports best practices in the care of prenatal and postpartum women and families around infant feeding.
COVID-19 is uppermost on all our minds, and family doctors are doing their best to provide virtual care to patients where possible. For some physicians virtual care involves telephone visits, while for others it may include video visits, secure email and chat options, and electronic access to reports. Two of Canada’s family physician leaders in virtual care, Dr. Mark Dermer (Ontario) and Dr. John Pawlovich (British Columbia), will participate in our webinar and discussion with Dr. Jeff Sisler of the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC).
Join us on Thursday, March 19, from 7:00-9:00 p.m. for this month's Palliative Care Journal Club. held at St. Joseph’s Hospice of London, London Life Community Room, on the 3rd Floor of the Sisters of St. Joseph’s Building. Dr. Tyler Jervis, will present, "Prophylaxis for Thrombotic Events in Palliative Care."
Join us on Thursday, March 19 at 7:30 a.m. for Family Medicine’s Primary Care Obstetrics Grand Rounds held at Victoria Hospital in Room E7-006 . Dr. Rachel Beretta will present on the Induction of Labour.
Exercise is Medicine Canada presents, Physical Activity Counseling and Exercise Prescription in Health Care, on Friday, March 6, at GoodLife Fitness Home Office in London, Ontario. Facilitated by Dr. Jonathon Fowles, PhD from Acadia University and Dr. Paul Oh, MD from University Health Network and University of Toronto, the workshop will give participants the confidence and skills to prevent, manage and treat chronic disease by way of physical activity.
Join us on Thursday,March 5 at 8:00 a.m. for Geriatric Interdisciplinary Grand Rounds held at Parkwood Institute Main Building in Parkwood Auditorium B2-109. Dr. Amer Burhan will present, "Therapeutic Brain Stimulation; The old and the new!"
Join us on Wednesday, March 4 from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. for Family Medicine Grand Rounds in the Western Centre for Public Health and Family Medicine Building, Room 1150. Dr. Michael Payne, Medical Microbiology, Medical Director of Infection Prevention and Control, London Health Sciences Centre, and Dr. Alexander Summers, Associate Medical Officer of Health, Middlesex-London Health Unit, will present.
Join Maria Matthews, PhD, Department of Family Medicine, as she presents, "Immigrant international medical graduates: Re-examining barriers to working in Canada," as part of the New Faculty Lecture Series on February 7 at 11:30 a.m. at London Health Sciences Centre, University Hospital, Auditorium A.
Join us on Thursday, February 6 at 8:00 a.m. for Geriatric Interdisciplinary Grand Rounds held at Parkwood Institute Main Building in Parkwood Auditorium B2-109. Dr. Rachel Reardon will present, "Outpatient Pain Management in the Geriatric Patient."
The Maternal Newborn Child and Youth Network – Perinatal Outreach Program is once again hosting our annual London Perinatal Rounds on Wednesday, February 5, from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. in the Sumner Auditorium (Room B2-119) at LHSC Victoria Hospital. Please note: For physicians, this is a CME approved learning activity.
Join us on Wednesday, February 5 from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. for Family Medicine Grand Rounds in the Western Centre for Public Health and Family Medicine Building, Room 1150. "Human Trafficking in Ontario: Identification and Management in Primary Care."
Join us for our next Faculty Development session on Wednesday, January 29, from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. in Room 1120 of the Western Centre for Public Health and Family Medicine, as Dr. Mario Elia presents "How to Maximize the Potential of an EMR to Improve Patient Outcomes," as part of our Leader Series.
Join us on Thursday, January 23, from 7:00-9:00 p.m. for this month's Palliative Care Journal Club. held at St. Joseph’s Hospice of London, London Life Community Room, on the 3rd Floor of the Sisters of St. Joseph’s Building. George P. Kim, MD, MClSc(FM), CCFP, FCFP, will present, Advanced Care Planning and the Palliative Care Approach to Care – The Conversation from the View of the Primary Care Provider.
The 5th annual Diabetes Clinical Trials Update (CTU) comes back to London, Ontario, January 17, 2020. Speakers will meet to present findings and developments on emergent therapies in diabetes. The accredited CME program will feature a series of open panel discussions and short presentations. Learn More.