CPD from other organizations
Frames of Mind: A Monthly Mental Health Film Series
3rd Wed of each month | 7 p.m. | 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/
Compass Connections Webinar Series: Somatization
Nov. 28, Dec. 5, Dec. 12 (Mondays) | 12–1:30 p.m. | Online via Zoom
Target audience: Physicians, Specialists, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Social Workers, Psychologists, MHSU Clinicians, and other community care providers
Overview: As a result of attending this webinar series, the participant will be able to:
(1) Define and explain somatization, as well as identify challenges to assessing and treating somatization.
(2) Apply a model in the management of somatization and develop strategies for communicating compassionately and respectfully to patients and families
(3) Practice effective intervention strategies and locate clinical resources for patient care.
Up to 4.5 MOC Section 1 Group Learning hours and up to 4.5 Mainpro+ credits
UBC Certificate Laboratory Quality Management Program
Jan. 11–Jun. 13, 2023 | Online
Target audience: physicians, residents, laboratory technologists, administrators, and other laboratory professionals
MOC Section 3 credits
Rural Surgical Skills Update For ESS/OSS Family Physicians and OR Nurses
Jan. 18–20 (Wed–Fri) | Jan. 18 (5–9 p.m.) Jan.19 (7 a.m. – 9 p.m.) Jan. 20 (8–10 a.m.) | Rimrock Hotel | Banff, Alberta
Target audience: family physicians, OR nurses
Up to 21.0 Mainpro+ credits
Alberta-BC Islet Workshop
Feb. 15-16 (Wed-Thu) | Silverstar Mountain Resort l Vernon, BC
Target audience: Faculty, research staff, trainees
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
The 30th Annual Rural and Remote Medicine Course
April 20–22, 2023 (Thu–Sat) | Niagara Falls, ON
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