Annual Conferences

Refresher Conferences

There are two refresher conferences offered each year.

Family Medicine Refresher takes places in the fall.

  • Audience: family physicians, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, and hospitalists
  • Goal: to enhance knowledge, attitudes, and skills in family medicine, informed by the best available evidence

The topic for the spring refresher conference alternates between the following:

Emergency Medicine Refresher

  • Audience: emergency physicians, pharmacists, paramedics, emergency nurses, and nurse practitioners
  • Goals: to enhance knowledge, attitudes, and skills for the management of emergencies, informed by the best evidence possible

Therapeutics Refresher

  • Audience: family physicians, pharmacists, and nurse practitioners
  • Goal: to enhance knowledge, attitudes, and skills in the area of therapeutics in family medicine, informed by the best available evidence

Choosing Wisely with Academic Detailing Conference

  • Audience: primary care physicians, pharmacisits, and nurse practitioners
  • Goal: to enhance knowledge, attitudes, and skills in the area evidence-informed care

Medical Education Research Events

MERIS

  • Audience: medical, dental, and health care communities
  • Goal: to present research and innovation relevant to medical, interprofessional, and health professions education
  • We invite the innovative thinkers in the medical education community to visit us so we can learn together!
  • Each year we remember our friend and colleague Dr Karen Mann with a high-profile lecturer in medical education