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Resources, events and opportunities of interest to family doctors

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Ministry News and Updates

  • Letter from the Minister of Health and Long-Term Care regarding the increasing risk of tick-borne diseases - particularly Lyme disease - in Ontario.

  • Promoting awareness of maximum quantity dispensing initiative among ODB recipients

  • Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care M.chimaera Update

  • Joint Letter from Ontario's Minister of Health and Chief Medical Officer of Health on Opioid Strategy

  • Taking Action to End Opioid Abuse

  • Letter from the Minister of Health on Combating Lyme Disease Through Collaborative Action: Ontario’s 10-Step Education and Awareness Plan

Physician Opportunities

  • CAMH Partners Project - Integrated Care for Better Outcomes

  • Cancer Care Ontario’s Physician-Linked Correspondence Initiative

  • CANHEART Improving Cholesterol Management Study

  • Concussion ECHO - Needs Assessment Survey

  • eHealth: Optimizing the Use of EMRs to Support CDPM - Qualitative Study

  • Family Physician Attitudes Towards MedsChecks and Pharmaceutical Opinion Study

  • Food Allergy Canada survey - Helping You Support Your Patients with Food Allergy

  • Imaging Decision Support Pathways - Request for Physician Input

  • KidneyWise - Opportunity for Physician Feedback

  • Ontario Family Practice Organizational Survey - Consultation

  • Ontario Quality Standards Committee - Call for Participation

  • Oral Anticoagulant Dosing, Administration, and Storage - Survey

  • Paediatric Project ECHO - Survey to Help Inform Curriculum

  • Quorum: Where the Quality Improvement Community Meets

  • Reproductive Life Stages Program - Women's College Hospital

  • Request for Family Physician Input - Transition Study

  • The Family Physician's Perspective on the HPV Vaccine - Survey

Conferences and Professional Development Opportunities

  • 63rd Annual Scientific Assembly - Alberta College of Family Physicians

  • Advances in Labour and Risk Management (ALARM) Course

  • Canadian Liver Meeting - 2018

  • Medical Psychiatry Collaborative Care

  • OPA: Opioid Addiction and Substitution Therapy Online Modules

  • Opioid Dependence Treatment Certificate Program from CAMH

  • OTN: Update on Management of the Concussions Spectrum Disorders for Family Physicians

  • Project ECHO Ontario

  • Reprocessing in Community Health Care Settings - Online Training Course

  • Safe Opioid Prescribing: A Multimodal Program for Chronic Pain and Opioids

  • Student Drug Use in Ontario: Results of the 2017 OSDUHS Survey - Webinar

  • Traumatic Brain Injury and Concussion: Rotman Research Institute - Conference

  • Urology - Family Physicians in Urology OAB/LUTS Online Self-Learning Program

Public Health Updates


Family Medicine Practice Resources

  • The College of Family Physicians of Canada's First Five Years in Family Practice Resources section brings together clinical resources, information on practice management, work life balance and more from a variety of sources.

Ontario-specific Resources:

Looking for more clinical tools and resources? Visit our Tools and Resources page.