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Apr 20, 2018

Grand Rounds

This educational event is approved as an Accredited Group Learning Activity under Section 1 of the Framework of CPD options for the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (1 credit). These monthly rounds concern new developments in current cancer treatment, supportive care, and research by local, national, and international experts in the field.

Apr 20, 2018


Join your colleagues from Toronto, Canada, and from around the world, as we learn about the work we are all doing to advance family medicine.

April 20, 2018 from 8:00am to 5:00pm.

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Apr 20, 2018


Keynote Speakers
Dr. Zindel Segal – One of the founders of Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT)
Dr. Jeff Cohn – Developer of advanced methods of automatic analysis and synthesis of facial expression and prosody

Expert Panel Discussion
Perspectives on Psychotherapy Access, Compassion and Indicators with Drs. David Gratzer, Brian Hodges, Molyn Leszcz and Paula Ravitz

Improving Psychotherapy Outcomes

Apr 21, 2018


Toronto Breast Imaging Conference: Exploring the technologies that are changing the approach to breast diseases, their diagnosis and management.

You can find more information by clicking here.

Apr 25, 2018


Part of the annual Training Program in Regenerative Medicine Regenerative Medicine Symposium, Dr. Juan Carlos Izpisua Belmonte will give a keynote lecture which all are invited to attend.

For more information, please visit the event website.

Apr 25, 2018


Professor Sir David Lane is one of the scientists credited with the landmark discovery of cancer gene p53 in 1979. p53, called the "Guardian of the genome" is the most frequently mutated gene in human cancer as more than half of human tumours contain mutations in the gene. Sir David is currently Chief Scientist of Singapore’s Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) and also the Chairman of Chugai Pharmbody Research Pte Ltd (CPR) which he helped to attract to Singapore.

Apr 25, 2018


A national videoconference on current issues in cultural psychiatry. This year’s theme is Indigenous mental health.

Apr 26, 2018


In addition to the core Regenerative Medicine Course lectures, a series of lectures by internationally renowned invited speakers will afford students the opportunity to learn from world leaders in the field of regenerative medicine.
A total of 46 renowned speakers have given lectures from 2002 - 2017.

Part of the Regenerative Medicine Symposium, Dr. Gordon Keller will give a keynote lecture which all are invited to attend.

Apr 26, 2018


This series is organized by the Lawson Family Chair in Microbiome Nutrition Research at the Joannah & Brian Lawson Centre for Child Nutrition and the Department of Nutritional Sciences. Each seminar includes two presentations, the first delivered by a trainee (graduate student, medical student or postdoctoral fellow) and the second by an established leader in the field.

Apr 29, 2018


Catch up with alumni, faculty and students at a Faculty of Medicine reception at the Canadian Conference on Medical Education

Please RSVP by April 19 at

May 4, 2018


The Toronto Rehabilitation Institute - UHN is pleased to announce the 2018 Alzheimer Symposium: Enhancing Quality of Life
Throughout the Dementia Journey taking place at BMO Education and Conference Centre at Toronto Western Hospital,

May 5, 2018


The walk will pass by the site of the old Toronto General Hospital, the buildings that housed the Trinity Medical School and the Ontario Women's' Medical College ,and the former home of John Ross Robertson who helped found the Hospital for Sick Children. The Regent Park Community Health Centre and St.Michael's Hospital's Sumac Creek Health Centre will be stops along the way. The homes of one of the founders of the Women's College Hospital, the U of T doctor who contributed much to modern Korean medicine , and one of Ontario's early indigenous doctors will be viewed.

May 11, 2018


Implications of Dental Complications: Staying out of Trouble

May 11, 2018


The Ted Rogers Centre for Heart Research and Canadian HF Society unite to co-host the country's largest meeting devoted to heart failure, with a dual lens of clinical care and investigative research. Bench to bedside.

May 16, 2018


Teaming Part 1 will introduce the concept of teaming. Participants will examine the teaming framework, the dynamics of collective learning and working in fluid teams, and the common boundaries that hinder collaboration. Participants will be asked to apply selected tools introduced in the first part of the workshop to their practice during the interim period between the workshops. CFD workshops are FREE to faculty in the Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto.

May 24 – 26, 2018


The event was an enormous success, and we’re already planning for the next one! If you want to make a difference in the medical community, join us in 2018 for the 3rd Biennial Indigenous Health Conference.

View the highlights from the 2016 conference.

May 25, 2018


The GTA Rehab Network invites clinicians, policy and management professionals, researchers, and students to share the
newest and best practice initiatives and research in any area of rehabilitation at our annual Best Practices Day conference
on May 25, 2018 at the Chestnut Centre in downtown Toronto.

This year's conference theme is translating best practices into action, by:
• Closing the evidence to practice gap in rehabilitative care

May 30, 2018


Workplace-based assessments are an increasingly popular strategy to assess medical trainees' competencies in real clinical environments. The validity, utility, and fairness of workplace-based assessments are still debated, but recent medical education publications have shed light on ways to optimize the quality of workplace-based assessments. During this workshop, we will discuss how to design and implement workplace-based assessments that work for trainees, supervisors, and training programs.

May 31, 2018


The Wilson Centre is very honoured to welcome Mr. André Picard, Award-Winning National Health Writer, as our keynote speaker. Included in our exciting agenda is an opportunity to interact with numerous Wilson Centre scientists, researchers, fellows, and other community members in networking and brainstorming session.

More information can be found on the event website.

Jun 1, 2018


Celebrate the achievements of five distinguished graduates at the 2018 Dean's Alumni Awards with a special keynote by Dr. Danielle Martin, PGME'05 (Family Medicine), MPP'13.

2018 Award Recipients

Dr. Ronald Zuker, MD’69, PGME’76 (Plastic Surgery): Lifetime Achievement (Global Impact) Award, for exceptional and sustained contributions to clinical skill innovation and teaching in microsurgery.

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