ACLS Renewal Family Medicine Residents ONLY May 31 2019

Description: Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) is a video-based, Instructor-led, advanced course, builds on the foundation of basic life support (BLS) skills. It emphasizes the importance of continuous, high-quality CPR and takes healthcare provider training to the next level-highlighting the importance of high-performance team dynamics and communication, systems of care, recognition and intervention of cardiopulmonary…

ACLS Provider Course May 15 2019

Description: Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) is a video-based, Instructor-led, advanced course, builds on the foundation of basic life support (BLS) skills. It emphasizes the importance of continuous, high-quality CPR and takes healthcare provider training to the next level-highlighting the importance of high-performance team dynamics and communication, systems of care, recognition and intervention of cardiopulmonary…

Introduction to SAS for Beginners, May 2019

Description: SAS is a powerful programming language used throughout academia and business. It offers a syntax-based environment that handles data management, graphics, simple and advanced statistical analyses, and reproducible workflows. Objectives: This workshop is intended for those with training in basic statistics, but without any SAS experience. The goal is to provide participants with all…

2019 Visual and Automated Disease Analytics (VADA) Program Summer School

Description: The 2019 VADA Program Summer School is an intensive three-day workshop for graduate and undergraduate students. Session topics include data visualization and analytic software, analysis of complex health data, and professional skill development. Speakers and workshop facilitators are from industry, government and academia. Objectives: To advance skills in the analysis and presentation of complex…

Fostering the New Revolution in Canadian Clinical Education “A Humanities Toolkit: How to Teach Learners Using Visual Arts, Literary Texts, and Film Clips” – March 12, 2019

There is a growing body of research that suggests that exposing health professions learners to the humanities (including literature, film, poetry, and visual arts) fosters enhanced critical reflection and empathy in provider-patient encounters.  Furthermore, such exposure celebrates the subjective and emotional facets of learning alongside more conventional scientific/evidence-based approaches. Learning Objectives: Learn approaches to teaching…

Brandon Primary Care Spring Conference 2019

Description The Prairie Mountain Health Region is again collaborating with U of M CPD Medicine to offer two popular conferences (Fall and Spring) designed to meet learning needs identified by primary care providers in Brandon and surrounding areas. Sessions include a wide range of timely and challenging topics relevant to physicians working in outpatient and …

Neonatal Resuscitation Program NRP June 3 2019

PROGRAM DELIVERY: THERE IS A MANDATORY ONLINE EXAM TO TAKE PRIOR TO ATTENDING THE PROGRAM COMPONENT 1 | Pre-course Preparation Self-directed study is required. Text books are purchased separately from the exam fee. This is followed by an online (independent) exam to be completed prior to the didactical portion. Exams not taken within this time…

Neonatal Resuscitation Program NRP April 12 2019

PROGRAM DELIVERY: THERE IS A MANDATORY ONLINE EXAM TO TAKE PRIOR TO ATTENDING THE PROGRAM COMPONENT 1 | Pre-course Preparation Self-directed study is required. Text books are purchased separately from the exam fee. This is followed by an online (independent) exam to be completed prior to the didactical portion. Exams not taken within this time…

Neonatal Resuscitation Program NRP March 18 2019

PROGRAM DELIVERY: THERE IS A MANDATORY ONLINE EXAM TO TAKE PRIOR TO ATTENDING THE PROGRAM COMPONENT 1 | Pre-course Preparation Self-directed study is required. Text books are purchased separately from the exam fee. This is followed by an online (independent) exam to be completed prior to the didactical portion. Exams not taken within this time…