Continuing Professional Development

STEP 2018 Registration Opening Soon!


2018 Conference
Sharing Tools for Excellence in Practice (STEP)
Shaw Centre, Ottawa
June 18, 2018

Bringing together health-care leaders to deliver relevant, evidence-based clinical pearls for practice, STEP will focus on important clinical areas and challenging topics:
  • Pain and Palliative Care
  • Mental Health
  • Musculoskeletal
  • Dermatology
  • Cardiovascular

Registration Coming Soon

ASA 2017 Online Registration Now Closed

Please register on site at the conference

2017 Conferencebrochure
55th Annual Scientific Assembly
Fairmont Royal York, Toronto
November 23-24, 2017

Designed by family physicians for family physicians, ASA 2017 offers:

  • More than 100 interactive presentations
  • 50+ new sessions for 2017 covering emerging issues and diverse clinical topics
  • Practical hands-on, skills-based workshops
  • Engaging “Rapid Fire” sessions
  • Evidence-based materials, resources and tools to apply in practice

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  • Request a Workshop

    Did you know can request OCFP’s certified Continuing Professional Development workshops at your own local site?  Find out more about OCFP’s By-Request Workshops, here.
  • Are you a CPD Provider Seeking Certification?

    The OCFP works with the CFPC to certify 1-credit-per-hour Mainpro+ courses offered across Ontario. To find out more about the standards and procedures and how to apply, visit the CPD providers and planners section at CFPC.  Need some more information? Contact the OCFP's Mainpro+ coordinator through ocfpmainpro@ocfp.on.ca.
  • Check Out Our Free e-Learning Courses

    Online learning

    Take certified online courses without leaving your home or office. Topics include osteoporosis, extreme heat events, radon, fertility, Ontario's enhanced 18-month well-baby visit and more.

    Get all the details. 

  • OCFP's Mentoring Networks - CMHN and MMAP

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    Do you know about OCFP's collaborative networks? They provide mentoring support and education that helps family physicians provide comprehensive, quality care to patients with complex conditions involving mental illness, addictions or pain. 

    Find out more.

Online Learning

Osteoporosis: High-Quality Learning – Certified, Free and Accessible Online and On-Demand

Osteoporosis Learn more about preventive management and diagnostic techniques for osteoporosis in this high-quality resource, developed through a collaboration of the OCFP, McMaster University, Osteoporosis Canada and others.

The program is free of charge and certified by the CFPC and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Find out more and register here.

Upcoming Group Learning Workshops: Register Now

These OCFP workshops are now open for online registration.
Assessment, Treatment and Follow-Up of Osteoporosis and Falls
Brampton - Friday, December 8, 2017 from 12:30 PM to 4:15 PM
Ottawa - Tuesday, January 9, 2018 from 12:30 PM to 4:15 PM
Toronto - Friday, January 12, 2018 from 12:30 PM to 4:15 PM

MSK Education: Joint Assessment Made Easy
Ottawa - Tuesday, January 9, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Toronto - Monday, January 29, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Practising Wisely: Reducing Unnecessary Testing and Treatment
Ottawa - Friday, March 2, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

CFPC Certification Exam Workshop

The OCFP offers a preparatory workshop for the CFPC Certification Exam which allows Practice Eligible Candidates an opportunity to train and participate in mock exams, learn about the test components of the CFPC Exam and become familiar with the marking criteria before they sit for the actual exam through CFPC.

Learn more about the workshop here.

ALARM Course

ALARM The College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada have partnered to offer the Advances in Labour and Risk Management (ALARM) program in multiple cities across Canada. Developed by family physicians, obstetricians, midwives and nurses, this evidence-based course teaches the best practices for providing intrapartum and immediate postpartum care. Click to register and learn more.

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Need some help? Contact the CFPC at mainprocredits@cfpc.ca or 1-800-387-6197 ext. 243 or 204.