The Bluewater Palliative Care Retreat Committee Presents: A Day with Legends & Pioneers in Palliative Medicine on September 10, 2021 from 9:30am – 3pm. Join online for this 1 day educational opportunity to learn from 2 rock stars in
Palliative Care. All are welcome to experience this virtual event!
The 2021 Family Medicine Orientation will take place on July 7, from 1:30 – 4:30 p.m. Check OWL website for the link.
Our Residency Program Director, Dr. Julie Copeland will give an overview of our program and discuss curriculum objectives, assessment, and requirements.
Please come join us on Friday, June 25, 2021 for a 2 hour exciting opportunity to learn more about the various traditional indigenous healing practices. This event will take place via Zoom and start at 9:00 am and conclude at 11:00 am. You must register in advance to attend.
The Department of Family Medicine is hosting a virtual live reception in honour of residents graduating between November 1, 2020 and October 31, 2021!
If you are a graduate, please join us via Zoom on Wednesday, June 23 at 4:00pm for a ceremony full of speeches, the presentation of Resident and Teacher Awards, and more. Dress fancy and grab a drink, and don't miss out on our first ever virtual Graduation group photo!
We look forward to this evening of celebration!
Join us on Wednesday, May 5 from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. for Family Medicine Grand Rounds to be held via ZOOM meeting. Maria Mathews, PhD, will present, "Pandemic Planning for Primary Care (3PC)" and Bridget Ryan, PhD, will present, "Family Physicians and Virtual Care during COVID-19
Join us on Wednesday, April 14, for Palliative Care Grand Rounds to be held via ZOOM (webinar) from 5:00-6:00 p.m. Amy Montour, BScN, MSc, MD, CCFP, will present, "Providing Culturally Safe Palliative Care for Indigenous People: Addressing Inequity is a Step Towards Reconciliation."
Join us for our next Faculty Development session on March 31, 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. via Zoom, as Drs. Bridget Ryan and Eric Wong present, "Teacher / Educator Series: Assessing Patient-Centredness in Learners."
Join us for Family Medicine Obstetrics Grand Rounds on Thursday, March 11, 2021 to be held via ZOOM from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. Ioana Miron, MSc, MSc, CGC, CCGCl, will present, "Prenatal Genetic Screening in Ontario."
Are you feeling anxious or stressed? Is your mind going nonstop? Is it affecting your quality of life? You are not alone. Join Diane Yeo and the Department of Family Medicine for two wellness evenings on March 10 and 17 at 7:30 - 8:30 p.m. and learn how mindfulness can help you to calm your mind and body and improve your overall well-being. Open to faculty, staff, residents and learners, as well as family members.
Join us on Wednesday, March 3 from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. for Family Medicine Grand Rounds to be held via ZOOM meeting. Kyra Harris-Schulz, MDCM, CCFP (PC), Palliative Care Consultant, London Health Sciences Centre (University Hospital), will present, "Towards a More Equitable Palliative Care: Exploring Non-Malignant Frontiers."
Registration is now open for the Geriatric Mental Health Education Series #3 hosted by the Division of Geriatric Psychiatry Department of Psychiatry Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry Western University in collaboration with Geriatric Psychiatry Programs of St. Joseph's Health Care London and London Health Sciences Centre.
This is the third event of a four part series and will be held on Friday, February 26, 2021, from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm. This event will be brought to you by Western Zoom. You must register to attend.
Join us on Wednesday, February 10, for Palliative Care Grand Rounds to be held via ZOOM (webinar) from 5:00-6:00 p.m. Michael Bennett, MSW RSW, PhD Candidate, will present, "Let’s Talk About Sex: Addressing Sex and Intimacy with People Receiving Palliative Care."
Join us on Thursday, February 4 at 8:00 a.m. for Geriatric Interdisciplinary Grand Rounds held via WebEx. Shelly Billings and Jody Glover will present, "Virtual Care with Older Adults & Caregivers: Best Practices and Lived Experiences."
Join us on Wednesday, February 3 from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. for Family Medicine Grand Rounds to be held via ZOOM meeting. Sonja Reichert, MD, CCFP, St. Joseph’s Primary Care Diabetes Support Program, St. Joseph’s Health Care London, will present, "Obesity in Primary Care: A Clinical Guidelines Update."
Join us for our next Faculty Development session on Wednesday, January 27, from 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. via Zoom, as Dr. Tom Freeman and Dr. Saadia Hameed Jan present, "Family Medicine: Exploring the Continuum," as part of our Teacher / Educator Series.
Join us on Wednesday, January 13, for Palliative Care Grand Rounds to be held via ZOOM (webinar) from 5:00-6:00 p.m. Dr. Gil Schreier will present, "Palliative Care in the Age of Madness: What have we learned from COVID-19? What should we study and what should we teach?"
Join us on Wednesday, January 6 from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. for Family Medicine Grand Rounds to be held via ZOOM meeting. Dr. Gillian Kernaghan, President and Chief Executive Officer St. Joseph’s Health Care London, will present "Leadership…for such a time as this!" An electronic appointment containing the ZOOM link has been sent to your calendar.