CFPC Clinical Live-Stream Webinars

Our live-stream webinar series is a source of high-quality continuing professional development events on topics that are relevant to family practice in Canada.

These one credit-per-hour group learning activities have been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada for up to one Mainpro+® certified credit per live webinar.

Upcoming topics in this series are:

May 2019

Your Day With a Learner: Let’s talk tips
Date: Tuesday, May 28th, 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. (ET)
Presenters: Drs. Lyne Ménard, and Allyn Walsh
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Please note: This presentation will be in English with slides available in both French and English. Questions may be submitted (and will be answered) in both English and French. This live webinar has been certified by the CFPC for one Mainpro+® credit.

Are you a new—or not so new—clinical preceptor who would like to make your teaching pop? In this webinar we will discuss some basic tips for teaching in your office. We will address and elaborate on the Clinical Coach task of the Clinical Preceptor domain in the Fundamental Teaching Activities Framework. You will be able to recognize important aspects of orienting a learner to your practice, describe three key elements when establishing learning objectives with them, and review effective components of a feedback conversation.

Members of the College of Family Physicians of Canada’s Faculty Development Education Committee will host this webinar:
  • Dr. Lyne Ménard, assistant director for Faculty Affairs, Department of Family and Emergency Medicine, University of Montreal
  • Dr. Allyn Walsh, professor emeritus, Department of Family Medicine, McMaster University

June 2019

Managing opioid use disorder in primary care
Wednesday, June 5th, at 12:00 p.m. (ET)
Presenters: Dr. Tina Korownyk and Dr. Jessica Kirkwood
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Please note: This session is available in English only.

This talk focuses on a practical approach to the simplified guidelines for opioid use disorder (OUD) that PEER is developing. PEER is an evidence-based medicine organization in Canada that seeks to improve patient care through evidence synthesis and knowledge translation. By the end of this webinar, participants will be able to:
  • Understand the best available evidence on OUD management in primary care
  • Describe methods used to identify patients with OUD
  • Compare and contrast available treatments for OUD
  • Initiate opioid agonist treatment in a primary care setting
  • Provide ongoing treatment in a primary care setting for patients prescribed opioid agonists

Dr. Tina Korownyk is a family physician, an associate professor in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Alberta, and leads PEER. Dr. Jessica Kirkwood is a family physician at the Boyle McCauley Health Centre in Edmonton and focuses her efforts on marginalized patients who struggle with addictions, mental illness, and homelessness.

July 2019

Top 10 Articles Chosen by Self Learning™
Thursday, July 4, 2019

September 2019

Top 10 CFP articles
Tuesday, September 24, 2019

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