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…

Opioid Replacement Therapy 101 Introduction to Clinical Practice September 13 and 14 2019

**SOLD OUT** If you wish to be put on the waiting list please email 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…

Opioid Replacement Therapy 101 Introduction to Clinical Practice June 20 and 21 2019 Thompson MB

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 opioid replacement therapy. Be able to explore the value of sensitivity, understanding and commitment…

DEM Ultrasound-Guided Regional Anesthesia Course February 12 2019

Ultrasound-Guided Regional Anesthesia Course Tuesday February 12, 2019 10:00 am to 12:00 noon   Sign up for our ultrasound-guided regional anesthesia course. This 2-hour course will provide you with core skills to begin incorporating basic regional anesthesia into your emergency medicine practice to enhance patient care. Learn forearm, femoral and lower extremity blocks.  OBJECTIVES: After…

DEM Ultrasound-Guided Regional Anesthesia Course January 18 2019

Ultrasound-Guided Regional Anesthesia Course Friday, January 18, 2019 9:00 am to 11:00 am   Sign up for our ultrasound-guided regional anesthesia course. This 2-hour course will provide you with core skills to begin incorporating basic regional anesthesia into your emergency medicine practice to enhance patient care. Learn forearm, femoral and lower extremity blocks.   OBJECTIVES:…