Palliative Care Journal Club

Presenter: Phillip Tremblay, MD CCFP (PC)
Presentation: An Immigrant's Journey: Does where you're from affect what your end-of-life journey looks like?
Date: February 9, 2022
Time: 8:30-9:30 a.m.

Presented Via Zoom videoconferencing

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Learning objectives:

  1. Understand key demographics that make up Canada's immigrant population and already known determinants of health in this population.
  2. Compare the setting of end-of-life care for recent immigrants to long-standing residents.
  3. Understand what factors affect the setting of end-of-life care for recent immigrants.

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25% interaction will be included in each session.

Overall Learning Objectives for 2021-2022 Palliative Care Journal Club:

By the end of this program, participants will be able to:

  • Review and critically appraise timely journal articles and practice guidelines in palliative medicine.
  • Examine pertinent literature and link it to clinical experience.
  • Evaluate advances in palliative medicine.

Supported by the Citywide Department of Family Medicine and Department of Family Medicine