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! 

May 27, 2024

12th Annual Thomas and Alice Morgans Fear Memorial Conference: Gender Equity and Share Care: Bridging the Know-how Gap
Location: Halifax, NS
Contact: cpd@dal.ca

Register here! | Agenda

May 28, 2024 Developing Professionalism in our Learners (PBSG-ED module)
Location: online from Halifax, NS
Audience: Family medicine preceptors
Contact: Sarah Scholl | (902) 473-8047
May 29, 2024 Interprofessional Trauma Education Webinars: Difficult Airway Management Cases in Trauma
Location: online from Halifax, NS
Audience: Trauma Care Providers across the Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and PEI - physicians and surgeons (emergency, family, icu, thoracics, orthopedic, general surgeons), registered nurses,  paramedics, pharmacists.
Contact: Jenna Faulkner
May 30, 2024 Seniors Mental Health Web Education Series: Hoarding
Location: online from Halifax, NS
Audience: Doctors, nurses, allied health professionals working with geriatric patients with mental health disorders
Contact: Elle Waychesko | (902) 473-7799
May 31, 2024 Atlantic Canadian Deep Brain Stimulation Rounds
Location: Halifax, NS
Audience: neurologists and neurosurgeons
Contact: Liz Scott
June 4, 2024 Launching into Teaching (Part 2)
Location: online from Halifax, NS
Audience: Family Medicine Preceptors
Contact: Sarah Scholl
June 5-7, 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
June 6, 2024 Seniors Mental Health Web Education Series: Frailty
Location: online from Halifax, NS
Audience: Doctors, nurses, allied health professionals working with geriatric patients with mental health disorders
Contact: Elle Waychesko | (902) 473-7799
June 7, 2024

2024 Atlantic Canada Cardiovascular Conference
Location: Halifax, NS
Audience: Cardiologists and all sub-specialists, internal medicine specialists
Contact: Kevin McKenzie | (902) 478-7100

Register here!

June 7-8, 2024

2024 Doctors Nova Scotia Annual Conference
Location: Dartmouth, NS
Audience: physicians of all specialties 
Contact: Melissa Murray

Register here!

June 12, 2024 Saint John Family Medicine Education Rounds: Climate Change and Health
Location: online from Saint John, NB
Audience: Family Physicians in Saint John Region, particularly those involved in teaching in the Faculty of Family Medicine
Contact: Dr. Lisa Turner
June 13, 2024 Dalhousie Family Medicine Grand Rounds Series 2024: Tap Into the Benefits of Multilevel Learners in the Clinical Setting
Location: online from Halifax, NS
Audience: Family doctors and family medicine residents
Contact: Dr. Lynn Bussey | (902) 233-9585
June 19, 2024 Interprofessional Simulation Program for Health Care Providers in the Emergency Department
Location: Halifax, NS
Audience: physicians, nurses, respiratory therapists and clerks who treat pediatric patients in the Emergency Department setting
Contact: Leigh Thibideau
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
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 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