All of us have been affected by the current COVID-19 pandemic and its subsequent attenuation measures. It has affected the health of many, and certainly how we work, learn, and teach.
As mentioned by Albert Einstein “In the midst of every crisis, lies great opportunity”.
Dear Readers, All of us have been affected by the current COVID-19 pandemic and its subsequent attenuation measures. It has affected the health of many, and certainly how we work, learn, and teach. As mentioned by Albert Einstein “In the midst of every crisis, lies great opportunity”. In his article “Technology-Enhanced CPD After 1.5 […]Read More
June AMEE Live Webinar: Creating Shared Online Medical Education for the World Wednesday, June 23, 2021, Time: 1600 hrs UK.,To register:Please register here July August AMEE 2021 Annual Meeting Redefining Healthcare Professions Together, A Virtual Conference, 27-30th of August 2021.www.amee.org September/October AHME/AAMC. Teaching 4 Quality Certificate Course, September 22 – October 27. An all virtual, longitudinal […]Read More
By Helen Mawdsley, EdD and Eleftherios K. Soleas, PhD Quality improvement and patient safety (QIPS) projects in healthcare often use a Plan-Do-Check-Act (PDCA) or Plan-Do-Study-Act (PDSA) cycle, such as taught by the Institute for Healthcare Improvement Open School virtual QI curriculum and described in the AMA PI-CME accredited activity process. While many clinicians and faculty […]Read More
By William Rayburn, MD This column aims to provide a list of insightful publications on topics of interest to teaching faculty and professionals in CME/CPD. Hanging up the surgical cap: Assessing the competence of aging surgeons Determining when a surgeon should retire includes continuing education and public safety considerations. This search of websites describing non-medical […]Read More
The benefits of librarians participating in Project Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes (Project ECHO™) program
By Daphne Horn, MI, Terri Rodak, MA, MISt and Sarah Bonato, MIS For the past five years, Librarians at Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) have been participating in multiple Project Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes (Project ECHO™) programs, resulting in numerous benefits for staff, program participants, the library and librarians. ECHO is an […]Read More
By Jann T. Balmer PhD RN FACEHP FAAN One day after the presidential election of 2016, several of our residents reported significant discriminatory and disrespectful incidents in the hospital. The events of August 2017 in Charlottesville escalated the incidence of a pattern of discriminatory behavior in our health system and our community. Some of the […]Read More
It has been 1.5 years since coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) was recognized in China, and over a year since the first American COVID case was reported on January 20, 2020. It has been a time of crisis, changes, and innovation—especially in technology-enhanced CPD.Read More
Patient-centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Upcoming Funding Opportunities. Check for research areas and upcoming application deadlines. Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC) offers a variety of grants to support medical educators, clinicians and researchers. Find more information here.Read More