CPD from other organizations
Frames of Mind: A Monthly Mental Health Film Series
3rd Wed of each month | 7:00 | Pacific Cinematheque, 1131 Howe St
Target audience: Open to health care professionals and those with an interest in the representation of mental health in cinema
Overview: The Frames of Mind mental health film series and annual film festival is an initiative of the UBC Department of Psychiatry whose goal is to use thought-provoking cinema in order to promote community and professional education of issues pertaining to mental health and illness. The series consists of monthly evening screenings of a feature film or documentary directly related to a particular mental health theme, which is then followed by a relevant presentation and moderated discussion.
Up to 2.0 MOC Section 2 Personal Learning Project credits
More information & tickets: https://www.framesofmind.ca/
VCH-PHC Rural Emergency Department Education Day 2022
Oct. 4 (Tue) | 9:00 AM–4:00 PM | Virtual and Vancouver, BC
Target audience: Providers, nurses, allied health, paramedics who provide care in rural settings or are interested in the care being provided in rural settings.
Overview: The VCH-PHC Rural Emergency Department Education Day 2022 is a free and interactive course that you can participate in from any site or the comfort of your home. It will provide concise, cutting edge, rural-site focused lectures along with a demonstration of two rural-based simulations followed by expert debrief and group discussion.
Up to 5.5 Mainpro+
34th Annual Diabetes Directors Seminar
Oct. 21 (Fri) | Holiday Inn Vancouver-Centre (Broadway)
Target audience: Specialists and family physicians with an interest in diabetes care, as well as nurses, dieticians, pharmacists and other diabetes educators responsible for diabetes management within their own groups and communities.
Overview: Diabetes Directors Seminar is a conference that features distinguished researchers and lecturers from the diabetes community, showcasing the latest and most pertinent developments in diabetes care initiatives.
Up to 6.5 Mainpro+/MOC Section 1 group learning credits
Developmental Milestones -- What Are We Using Them For?! Community of Practice
Oct. 28 (Fri) | 12:00–1:00 PM | Virtual (Zoom)
Target audience: GPS
Overview: Join us for a virtual Community of Practice with these Learner-Centred Objectives:
- Understand the origins of developmental milestones;
- Develop a differential diagnosis when a child doesn't follow the usual milestone course;
- Refer to trusted sources for developmental milestones;
- Investigate and manage appropriately when considering a diagnosis of developmental delay
Speaker Info: Dr. Lim is a general pediatrician living in Terrace, BC with her urologist husband and 2 young children. She works in Real-Time Virtual Supports' CHARLiE (Child Health Advice ReaL-time Electronically) Pediatrics among other roles. A "city person at heart," she attended medical school in Kingston and residencies in Ottawa and BC Children's Hospital before going rural.
Up to 1.0 Mainpro+ group learning credit
NP on the Run!
Nov. 4 (Fri) | Surrey Memorial Hospital | Surrey, BC
Target audience: all NPs and other health professionals in health authorities, Primary Care Networks, private practices, as well as NP students, NP and medical residents
The 5th Annual Canadian Neuroradiology Course
Nov. 11-13, 2022 (Fri-Sun) | Online
Target audience: radiologists, fellows, residents, students
Musculoskeletal MR and Ultrasound Imaging Course 2023
Feb. 25-28, 2023 (Sat-Tue) | Fairmont Chateau Whistler | Whistler, BC
Target audience: radiologists, technologists, physicians, trainees, fellows, residents, students
Treatment Optimization of Psychosis Online Course
Target audience: This course is tailored to health care providers that want to increase their knowledge on the treatment and management of people living with schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorders.
Overview: This course guides learners in the assessment and management of schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorders and treatment options, including clozapine. The information contained in this course is consistent with clinical practice guidance for regions, organizations, and clinical care teams within Vancouver Coastal Health, however learners must ensure that they follow the guidance for their specific region and/or organization. Primary care and specialist referral pathways and resources are specific to the Vancouver Coastal Health region. Please ensure that you are familiar with referral pathways and resources if you are outside of this region.
Up to 10.0 Mainpro+/MOC Section 3 credits
Medical Abortion Training For Primary Care Providers (Hosted by the National Abortion Federation)
Target audience: Primary care physicians
Overview: 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.
Online CATT (Concussion Awareness Training Tool)
Target audience: pediatricians, emergency medicine physicians, neurosurgeons, sports medicine physicians, and other healthcare practitioners who are involved in the initial assessment and care of concussion patients.
Up to 2.0 MOC Section 3 credits
More information and register: https://cattonline.com/medical-professional-course/
Online BC-CfE HIV Prevention (HIV Chemoprophylaxis)
Target audience: emergency medicine, family physicians and specialists, nurse practitioners, nurses, pharmacists, medical students, social workers
Up to 7.0 Mainpro+ credits
Online BC-CfE HIV Diagnosis and Management
Target audience: family physicians and specialists, nurse practitioners, nurses, social workers, dietitians, medical students
Up to 10 Mainpro+ credits
BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS
BC Mental Health Act Education Module – Pediatric Module
Ongoing | Online
Target audience: Physicians, directors and clinical staff who admit and provide care to children and youth admitted under the BC Mental Health Act
Up to 3.0 MOC Section 3 credits