Skills Workshop 2019 2020 Joint Injections

This popular simulation-based workshop will focus on intra-articular and soft tissue injection techniques. Objectives: Explain the indications, contraindications and complications of joint injections with their patient Evaluate best medical evidence to identify which medications to use for intra articular joint injections Perform an examination of a knee and shoulder joint to assess joint markers for…

Skills Workshop 2019 2020 IUD Insertion

Review both routine and difficult intrauterine device insertion. Objectives: Discuss the characteristics, cost and availability of the various types of intrauterine devices available on the Canadian market today. Explain appropriate indication(s) for each type of IUD, including patient factors to explore before recommending an IUD. Implement appropriate patient counselling regarding potential complications of IUD insertion…

Skills Workshop 2019 2020 Dermatology Procedures

Learn the essential skills of performing biopsies and other office dermatological procedures. Objectives: Identify common lesions observed in primary care. Specify the indications for biopsy of common skin lesions. Identify evidence-based treatments for common skin lesions. Demonstrate how to perform a skin biopsy and other skin lesions treatments. Explain the complications of skin biopsies and…

Skills Workshop 2019 2020 Fitness to Drive

Learn the essentials to effectively perform driver fitness assessments, review the medical conditions for the report, and ensure that the medical standards are met. Registrants must complete the following required documentation: Needs Assessment Session Evaluation MainPro+ Post-reflective Activity These documents will be sent to registrants via email or handed out during the event. Registration Physician,…

Skills Workshop 2019 2020 CBT Primer

A case-based, hands-on workshop that will enhance your ability to incorporate cognitive therapy techniques in everyday practice. Objectives: Explain the evidence that supports the use of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) in primary care List the clinical conditions for which CBT is indicated Explore the CBT techniques that are useful in the primary care setting Apply…

Skills Workshop 2019 2020 ENT Office Procedures for the Family Physician

Rotate through four stations, including fine needle biopsy, particle repositioning maneuver in BPPV, ear cleaning and nasal packing and cautery. Objectives: Explain the supporting evidence, indications and contraindications for fine needle biopsy, the particle repositioning maneuver, ear cleaning and nasal packing and cautery in general practice. Explain the relevant procedure to a patient including the…

Skills Workshop 2019 2020 Diabetic Foot

A practical workshop focused on in-office assessments, effective office, bedside and community interventions, and developing a plan for long-term management of diabetic foot ulcers. Registrants must complete the following required documentation: Needs Assessment Session Evaluation MainPro+ Post-reflective Activity These documents will be sent to registrants via email or handed out during the event. Registration Physician,…

Teaching Race: Deepening Understanding and Building Skills to Teach about Racism on Colonized Land – April 25, 2019

Description: The purpose of this workshop is to provide educators in the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences with an introduction to teaching about racism and provide tools for supporting students to think about race, power, and privilege in the context of settler colonialism. It will help facilitate a deeper understanding of racism and strategies for…