Conferences & Events

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Alongside various sponsoring departments within Dalhousie Medical School, we provide two, large annual conferences. These intensive programs, varying in length from one to three days, are designed to provide you with the most up-to-date information possible.

No matter what your professional focus is, you’ll find something to enhance your skills and further your knowledge. From our cardiovascular conference to hands-on surgical workshops and everything in between, our attendance numbers prove that they’re a worthwhile investment of your time.

If you would like to receive weekly reminders of our accredited events for physicians, or have your attendance at our events tracked, please complete and submit the Contact Data Form. Be sure to check "Yes" to "I agree to receive email announcements" to get your name on our blast-list! 

July 12, 2024 Atlantic Canadian Deep Brain Stimulation Rounds
Location: Halifax, NS
Audience: neurologists and neurosurgeons
Contact: Liz Scott
July 12-14, 2024

IPAC Annual Mentorship Gathering 2024
Location: Halifax, NS
Audience: Indigenous Family Physicians and Indigenous Non-Family Medicine Specialists including but not limited to Psychiatrists, Pediatricians, Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Public Health Specialists, Dermatologists,  Anesthesiologists, and Radiologists
Contact: Rochelle Mathieu | (403) 860-6424

Register here!

September 11-13, 2024 Welcome Collaborative - Physician Orientation Program
Location: Bedford, NS
Audience: physicians who are trained outside of Canada, and who are new to Nova Scotia
Contact: George Mbara | (902) 403-4722
September 12, 2024 Dalhousie Family Medicine Grand Rounds Series 2024: Primary Care Frailty Management
Location: online from Halifax, NS
Audience: family doctors and family medicine residents
Contact: Dr. Lynn Bussey | (902) 233-9585
October 25-27, 2024

Dalhousie Academic Detailing Conference
Location: Liscomb, NS 
Audience: Primary Care Providers including physicians, nurse practitioners and pharmacists
Contact: cpd@dal.ca

An agenda and registration link will be posted here when available! 

November 1, 2024 Dr. Fred Barton Visiting Scholar & Lecture in Ethics in Medicine
Location: Halifax, NS
Audience: family physicians and specialists, as well as nurses, other allied health professionals and leaders in health care
Contact: Dr. Christy Simpson | (902) 494-3032
November 28-30, 2024 98th Annual Dalhousie Fall Refresher
Location: Online and Halifax, NS
Audience: Family physicians, pharmacists, and nurse practitioners
Contact: cpd@dal.ca
December 4-6, 2024 Welcome Collaborative - Physician Orientation Proggram
Location: Bedford, NS
Audience: physicians who are trained outside of Canada, and who are new to Nova Scotia
Contact: George Mbara | (902) 403-4722