2018 Visual and Automated Disease Analytics (VADA) Program Summer School

Description: The 2018 VADA Summer School is an intensive five-day workshop for graduate and undergraduate students.  Session topics include visualization and analytic software, analysis of complex health data, professional skill development, and interacting with speakers from industry, government, and academia. Objectives: To advance skills in the analysis and presentation of complex health data to diverse…

ACLS Renewal Family Medicine Residents ONLY June 1 2018

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…

Dean’s Council Feedback

Development of the Office of Continuing Competency and Assessment’s Inaugural Strategic Framework: Primer for FHS and College of Medicine Deans Councils Thank you for giving us some time to discuss the Office of Continuing Competency and Assessment’s (CCA) future direction with you. This discussion is part of a process that will lead to the development…

CPoCUS Certification Exam Course for Independent Practitioner Status for Core Ultrasound Applications Wednesday July 25 2018

  CPoCUS IP-Core Certification Exams Course Wednesday, July 25, 2018    The Section of Ultrasound, within the Department of Emergency Medicine at the University of Manitoba, is pleased to offer a 1-day certification exam course in point-of-care-ultrasound for INDEPENDENT PRACTITIONER STATUS in the CORE APPLICATIONS. Attaining competency under the guidelines set out by the Canadian Point of Care Ultrasound Society (CPoCUS; formerly…

Brandon Primary Care Spring Conference 2018

Description: The Brandon Primary Care Conference is designed to provide a wide range of timely and challenging topics relevant to physicians working in outpatient and inpatient settings.  The main program objectives are to enhance clinical competence and improve patient care.  This program will feature a combination of lectures, case studies and hands-on activities. Overall Objectives:…

CPoCUS IPCore Ultrasound 50 Scans June 5 and 6 2018 2 day Course

Goals & Objectives The goal of the course is to provide participants with the opportunity to obtain AT LEAST 50 bedside ultrasound scans in the following areas: FAST (right upper quadrant, left upper quadrant, suprapubic views) AORTA PERICARDIUM (from subxiphoid approach) Core LUNG (pneumothorax, hemothorax/pleural effusion) 1st Trimester OBSTETRICS   This course ensures that one…

Opioid Replacement Therapy 101 Introduction to Clinical Practice September 13 and 14 2018

**SOLD OUT** If you wish to be added on the waiting list please e-mail ana.mullen@umanitoba.ca Broad Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of this workshop, participants will: Have acquired the prerequisite knowledge to initiate and monitor patients on methadone and/or buprenorphine/naloxone. Be able to demonstrate basic decision making skills essential to providing or dispensing safe and effective…