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** Must be an SRPC member to participate in this program.
Are you looking for a Rural Mentor? Please send your email request to Louise for a list of mentors and instructions. (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, SRPC members have been seeking out additional information, tools, and resources as it relates to palliative care. You have demonstrated that learning about palliative care is important as you strive to provide the best possible care and support to your patients and their families. In recognition of the interest and commitment to palliative care, SRPC and Pallium Canada have teamed up to extend a 50% discount on LEAP Online to SRPC members.
Pallium Canada is a national leader in providing continuing medical education on palliative care for health care professionals across Canada. Its Learning Essential Approaches to Palliative Care (LEAP) courseware provides practical, interprofessional, and evidence-based training and tools in the palliative care approach across multiple health care settings. Over the past twenty years, Pallium’s courses have equipped tens of thousands of primary- and generalist-level health care professionals with core competencies in palliative care.
LEAP Online is a facilitated online learning program that provides health care professionals with the essential skills and competencies of the palliative care approach. LEAP Online includes 16 online modules completed at your own pace and 6 hours of webinars led by LEAP facilitators who are experienced palliative care clinicians and educators. This Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada for up to 24 Mainpro+ credits.
You can learn more about LEAP Online here
SRPC Members Request the Promo Code.
Indigenous Canada is a 12-lesson Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) from the Faculty of Native Studies that explores Indigenous histories and contemporary issues in Canada. From an Indigenous perspective, this course explores key issues facing Indigenous peoples today from a historical and critical perspective highlighting national and local Indigenous-settler relations. Topics for the 12 lessons include the fur trade and other exchange relationships, land claims and environmental impacts, legal systems and rights, political conflicts and alliances, Indigenous political activism, and contemporary Indigenous life, art and its expressions.
More details - Register Online
The fur trade and other exchange relationships
Land claims and environmental impacts
Legal systems and rights
Political conflicts and alliances
Indigenous political activism
Contemporary Indigenous life, art and its expressions.
This course consists of twelve modules, each with a series of:
Project ECHO: Epilepsy in Children and Youth The same 15- session cycle is delivered on:
Project ECHO: Epilepsy in Adults The same 15- session cycle is delivered on:
Project ECHO: Epilepsy and Genetics The same 5-session cycle is delivered on:
Email Tristen if you have any questions.
Tristen Moyaert (she/her), HBSc, MPH
Program Manager Project ECHO: Epilepsy Across the Lifespan
Tuesdays from 08:00 A.M. - 9:00 A.M. MST
Rural Virtual Conference (RVC) Series
Student $99.00) https://conted.ucalgary.ca/portal/events/reg/participantTypeSelection.do?method=load&entityId=63115522
Learners will be equipped to:
The Rural & Remote 2022 Planning Committee is currently accepting abstracts for presentations. We have our fingers crossed for an in-person event scheduled to take place in Ottawa, Ontario, April 21st – 23rd, 2022.
The committee is accepting abstracts for three types of presentations related to any aspect of health and healthcare in a rural and remote setting.
Session / Workshop Presentation
Research Oral Presentation
Research Poster Presentation
All abstract submissions will undergo peer review by the Planning Committee and/or SRPC Research Committee.
Session / Workshop Presentation – September 30th, 2021
Research Oral Presentation – September 30th, 2021
Research Poster Presentation – December 31st, 2021
REGISTER YOUR ABSTRACT ONLINE HERE
Session / Workshop: These sessions should focus on clinical skills and knowledge development related to rural practice. Sessions / Workshops will be 60 minutes in duration and should be interactive and engaging.
Research Oral Presentation: Share information or results from a proposed, ongoing, or completed research project. Oral presentations will include 10 minutes to present and 5 minutes for Q&A.
Research Poster Presentation: Share information or results from a proposed, ongoing, or completed research project. Posters will be presented during a dedicated poster and networking session at the conference.
Abstracts may be submitted via email to email@example.com using the following guidelines.
Abstracts are limited to one page (maximum 300 words) not including title, author names and affiliations, or key words and the required information is listed below.
The name of the presenting author should be asterisked (*).
All co-authors and primary affiliations should be listed.
The SRPC encourages speakers to consider a student or resident to co-present.
Abstracts must be submitted in a Word document.
Abstracts must disclose any conflicts of interest.
Session / Workshop Presentation (300 words maximum)
Presenter(s) and contact information (email, phone number)
Description of the talk
Research Oral and Research Poster Presentations (300 words maximum)
Author(s) and contact information (email, phone number)
Presentation format preference (oral or poster)
IMRaD Format (Introduction, Methods, Results, and Discussion)
The Emergency Department at St. Paul's Hospital and UBC CPD are excited to offer this popular conference virtually again! This year's agenda discusses and provides updates on the most common issues seen in the emergency department and by family physicians in their offices which may require an emergency department visit. Participants will hear from leaders in the field on topics such as emergency literature reviews, peri-arrest patients, massive transfusion, and cultural sensitivity. There will also be opportunities to network, engage and ask questions throughout the conference!
6.25 Mainpro+/MOC Section 1
Audience: Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Hospital Medicine, Nurse Practitioners, Registered Nurses, Residents & Students, Specialty Medicine
Join the conversation! #CPDStPauls
- Learn how to create multiple asset classes/sources of income in retirement
- Learn to leverage your corporation for retirement planning
- Create tax efficient strategies to fund retirement income
- Learn how to create a mock pension, funded by your corporation
- and more!
Date: September 28, 2021
Time: 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm (EST)
This medication abortion training is offered for the following dates:
Tuesday, October 26th Time: 6pm ET/3pm PT
Thursday, October 28th Time: 8pm ET/5pm PT
Visit the NAF website to REGISTER.
This medication abortion training is an opportunity for primary care professionals to learn about mifepristone/misoprostol abortion care and integrating it into primary care settings. The workshop is open to people from clinical, administrative, nursing, or counselling backgrounds and consists of six asynchronous modules with one live session.
SAVE THE DATE! Oct 16 (Sat) | 0800-1200 PDT
Keynote Speaker Julia Belluz, host of “Show Me the Evidence”, a journalist and senior health correspondent for Vox, she examines the science behind major headlines in health and medicine. Julia has covered topics including the anti-vaccine movement, shed light on major American health problems, and debunked popular pseudoscience media figures. https://www.vox.com/show-me-the-evidence
Also featuring practical, evidence-based prescribing advice from TI Faculty Dr. Tom Perry, Dr. Aaron Tejani, Dr. Josh Levin and Dr. Jamie Falk
Target audience: family physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, pharmacists, allied health professionals, specialists, residents, and students
Mark your calendars! The Therapeutics Initiative is hosting its annual educational event as a half-day virtual conference for attendees looking to improve their practice.
“Fabulous event-timely topics, dynamic presentations, good question periods, agenda kept flowing on time.”
The Therapeutics Initiative
ONLINE October 21, 2021 5:45pm - 8:30pm MDT
Event Info: Associated with Current Obstetrical Management Seminars (COMS), this program is intended to provide an opportunity to review and update your knowledge and management obstetrical cases specific to rural practice. Issues with respect to newborn care, lactation, preconception care and planning, women’s mental health and postpartum management will also be covered. https://cumming.ucalgary.ca/cme/courses/calendar/calendar#!view/event/event_id/334398
Course Schedule https://cumming.ucalgary.ca/sites/default/files/teams/5/courses/womens-health/ROMS%202021%20-%20v.pdf
Registration link https://conted.ucalgary.ca/portal/events/reg/participantTypeSelection.do?method=load&entityId=62722591