Skills Workshop 2018 2019 Dermatology 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 treatments with their patients. Cancellation: Full refund less a $35 administrative fee…

Skills Workshop 2018 2019 IUD 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 and side effects. Demonstrate appropriate IUD insertion technique,…

Skills Workshop 2018 2019 Joint Injections

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 safe injection Demonstrate an intra articular injection of the knee and shoulder joint…

Skills Workshop 2018 2019 ENT Office Procedures for the Family Physician

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 indication, procedural risks and aftercare instructions. Demonstrate appropriate technique in performing fine needle biopsy, the particle repositioning maneuver, ear cleaning…

Advanced PowerPoint Skills – April 12, 2018

Description: Are you a regular PowerPoint user? Have you ever explored tips and tricks to make sure you are getting the most out of this program? Please join us, with your laptop, as we explore some interesting features of this software. By the end of this session, participants will be able to: describe some of…

Teaching Communication Skills – January 24, 2018

Description: Incorporating Communication Skills teaching within Health Sciences Education can be challenging.  This workshop will discuss current guides and resources for integrating communication skills. By the end of this session participants will be able to: identify strengths and weaknesses within one’s current communication skills teaching describe how to teach and evaluate communication skills discuss how…

Skills Workshops 2018 Office Ophthalmology

Description: This refresher skills workshop will review techniques in preforming an office ophthalmology eye exam and review of common office occular procedures. Cancellation: Full refund less a $35 administrative fee if cancelled 10 days or more prior to the event.  No refund will be provided after this time. Credits: Please be advised, in accordance with…

CANCELLED Skills Workshops 2018 Fall Prevention

Description: This new skills session will focus on the fall risk assessment in the office and will provide practical tips on prevention and management of the patient with balance problems. Cancellation: Full refund less a $35 administrative fee if cancelled 10 days or more prior to the event.  No refund will be provided after this…

Skills Workshops 2018 Office Spirometry

Description: The skills lab will provide practical training for attendees in the use and interpretation of office spirometry assessments. Cancellation: Full refund less a $35 administrative fee if cancelled 10 days or more prior to the event. No refund will be provided after this time. Credits: Please be advised, in accordance with the new Mainpro+ standards,…