Dr. Stewart Harris, CM, MD, MPH, FCFP, FACPM, Professor, CDA Chair in Diabetes Management, Ian McWhinney Chair of Family Medicine Studies, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University, will present: The Annual Carol Buck Lecture: "Diabetes and the Sweetness of Life"
Family Medicine Forum or FMF is Canada's largest conference for family physicians. This year the conference will be held November 8 to 11, 2017 in Montreal, Quebec at the Palais des congrès de Montreal.
Join us on Wednesday, March 1 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. Martin Fortin and Moira Stewart, PhD. will provide a presentation on Patient-Centred Care for Persons with Multimorbidity.
FOLLOWING GRAND ROUNDS: GREETINGS TO MOIRA STEWART
The Centre for Studies in Family Medicine invites the Department of Family Medicine’s Faculty and Staff to give greetings to Moira Stewart on the occasion of her retirement.
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
9:30 – 11 a.m.
Room 1150, Western Centre for Public Health and Family Medicine
Light refreshments will be provided
The Ontario SPOR SUPPORT Unit working group on pragmatic trials is hosting a free event in Toronto on March 7th. The Pragmatic Trials Workshop will feature speakers from across Ontario and beyond (including Dr. Merrick Zwarenstein, Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western) with significant expertise in development, delivery and analysis of pragmatic trials – particularly with a patient-oriented perspective. Details of the program and the invitation for the event are attached. This will be a great opportunity for all those engaged in trials across the province and beyond.
Join us for an interactive seminar, facilitated by Cathy Thorpe, with presentations by Mark Speechley, PhD and Heather Maddocks, PhD.
Title: Periodic Health Visits: They're complicated!
Date: Wednesday, March 29
Time: 12:00 - 1: 00 p.m.
Location: Room 1150, Western Centre for Public Health and Family Medicine (WCPHFM)
Lunch will be provided for attendees beginning at 11:45 a.m.
The deadline to register for this free event is March 24.
Email Maureen Kennedy to RSVP.
If you can't make it in person, please join us live on our livestream channel.
Should you experience difficulties connecting, please contact ETMS at 519-661-2111 ext. 83035 for assistance
This seminar is hosted by the Centre for Studies in Family Medicine and the Schulich Interfaculty Program in Public Health.
Please join us for the Trillium Primary Health Research Day on May 31, 2017 at the Sheraton Centre Hotel, 123 Queen St West, Toronto, hosted by the INSPIRE-PHC Research Program.
Registration deadline: May 19 Abstract submission deadline: May 1.