Please see below for our exciting lineup of upcoming programs. Click on the program name for more information and to register. Alternatively you can access the CPD Program Centre directly.
Questions or suggestions for program topics? Contact us.
Thu Apr 24th 2014 7:30am - Sun Apr 27th 2014 1:30pm | Donald Gordon Centre
A FREE COURSE!
This course is funded by the Ministry of Health, Kingston Area Long-term Care Division. There is no registration fee, only a $100 deposit which will be returned when you complete the course.
Family physicians living in the following counties are eligible to participate: Frontenac, Lennox and Addington, Hastings-Prince Edward, Lanark, Leeds and Grenville, Northumberland, Haliburton, Peterborough, Victoria, and Durham.
You may claim up to a maximum of $600 for expenses related to attending this course, such as travel, accommodation and the cost of a locum to cover your practice. If you are a rural physician, you may be eligible for additional funds from the OMA (to which you must apply directly) to offset additional expenses.
Registration is limited to 10. Registrations are accepted based on the order in which they are received and on distribution of positions among the eligible counties. Your registration will be confirmed. A deposit of $100 is required. The deposit will be returned if your registration is not accepted, or at the end of the course.
Topics Covered Include …
• An overview of palliative care community resources and palliative care initiatives
• Pain management (bring your cases) Nausea Dyspnea Bowel care Malignant bowel obstruction
• Palliative care emergencies Palliative sedation Family issues Ethical and legal issues Grief and bereavement
• Palliative chemotherapy Meaning, values and quality of life Spiritual care
• Anxiety, agitation and delirium and visualization Palliative care for non-malignant illnesses
• Challenges to the hospice physician
PRE- AND POST-PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS
To fulfill MAINPRO-C credit requirements, participants must complete a needs assessment before the program and a reflective evaluation and a preceptorship (approximately a one-day commitment) following the program.
PLEASE NOTE: Your registration will be confirmed by the CPD office.
Fri May 2nd 2014, 8:15am - 12:00pm | Delta Kingston Waterfront
Everything you need to know about dermatology
Fri May 9th 2014, 7:30am - 4:00pm | Donald Gordon Centre
Wed May 14th 2014, 8:00am - 5:30pm | Four Points by Sheraton
A Practical Review for Health Care Professionals in Primary Care
Wed May 28th 2014, 12:00pm - 4:30pm | Clinical Simulation Centre, Queen's University
The program will start with a short introductory lecture covering extra details
around each procedure, after which participants will break into four groups of
10. Each group will rotate through each 40 minute hands-on skill station, where
everyone will have time to practice the procedural techniques with guidance from
an expert clinician. Registration is limited to 40 participants.
This program is supported by the Iyengar Professorship Endowment
Tue Sep 9th 2014 7:00am - Tue Dec 9th 2014 11:55pm | Online
Online Infection Prevention and Control.
For program details, see http://healthsci.queensu.ca/education/cpd/online_courses/infection_control