Continuing Medical Education
Continuous Professional Learning Sessions (CME)
Tuesday morning videoconference via the University of Calgary: Held most Tuesday mornings (September to May) from 8:00AM to 9:00AM in the Westview PCN Boardroom (101, 505 Queen Street, Spruce Grove). Each weekly session is Mainpro accredited and the University of Calgary provides a Certificate of Attendance to all participants at the end of the yearly session (May). Physicians must sign the attendance sheet AND complete the online evaluation to obtain credit.
October 2018 Telehealth Topics:
October 2, 2018: The Role of the Optometrist in Primary Care
October 9, 2018: Advice on Top 10 Medical-Legal Issues in Family Medicine Practice
October 16, 2018: Diagnosis and Management of Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding
October 23, 2018: VTE Prophylaxis Causing More Harm than Good: A Critical Review of Canadian Guidelines
October 30, 2018: Prostate Cancer Screening
November Telehealth Topics:
November 6, 2018: Beagles, Bugs and Bites-Does it Pass the Sniff Test?
November 13, 2018: Managing Dizziness in Your Patients-Using Head Maneuvers
November 20, 2018: Endovascular Rescue Therapy for Stroke
November 27, 2018: Advance Care Planning and Other Medical-Legal Considerations for the Elderly
Link to handouts website: http://www.ucalgary.ca/cmeconference
Scroll down to click on the link for Rural Videoconference (2018-2019). Each date will have its own link for a survey and handouts.