FacDev Thursdays Seminar Series

Interesting seminars from expert faculty and presenters

Having trouble fitting professional development into your busy schedule? The FacDev Thursdays Seminar Series is a convenient way to access a variety of 1 hour seminars from expert presenters, covering all aspects of our faculty’s needs. Due to the distributed nature of our faculty, we offer these seminars via online webinar.

If you are unable to attend in person but would like a recording of the webinar, please contact us at facdev@dal.ca

Our themes

We offer seminars in each of our key theme areas. It is easy to identify the theme of each seminar - they will be identified by either color and/or icon:  






Research

Leadership

Professional Development & Promotion

Educational Design & Administration

Teaching

2020-21 Webinars
Watch this space as we continue to update

This year, all our seminars occur as webinars, delivered via Adobe Connect. They take place from 8:00 - 9:00 pm, unless otherwise specified.

We have a list of previous webinars, which can be found here. If you would like access to a recording, please contact FacDev@dal.ca

To access the webinar: JOIN WEBINAR HERE
We highly recommend logging in 15 minutes before the start time.
Simply type your name in the box and ensure the button "Enter as a guest" is checked.

Upcoming Webinars

Theme Date
Title (Link to poster when available) Presenter
   

 

 
  Apr 22, 
11am-12pm

White Fragility Clinic

Contact Maria Mueller for connection details

Drs. Gaynor Watson Creed and Ajay Parasram
  Apr 28
7-8pm
Simulation for Root Cause Analysis and Patient Safety [PDF-247KB]

Dr. Doug Sinclair

Moderated by: Kathy Johnston and Dr. Diane MacKenzie

  May 6,
11am-12pm

White Fragility Clinic

Contact Maria Mueller for connection details

Drs. Gaynor Watson Creed and Ajay Parasram
  May 20,
11am-12pm

White Fragility Clinic

Contact Maria Mueller for connection details

Drs. Gaynor Watson Creed and Ajay Parasram
  May 20, 12-1pm

Diversity Speaker Series: Women are not smaller Men! [PDF-245KB]

Please note: This webinar will take place on MS Teams, you can connect here. (We recommend using the app, Google Chrome or Microsoft Edge)

Ms Gillivan, President & CEO, IWK Foundation
  Jun 3, 1030-1130am

White Fragility Clinic

Contact Maria Mueller for connection details

Drs. Gaynor Watson Creed and Ajay Parasram
  Jun 3,
12-1pm

Diversity Speaker Series: Title TBC

Please note: This webinar will take place on MS Teams, you can connect here. (We recommend using the app, Google Chrome or Microsoft Edge)

Dr. Gaynor Watson-Creed
 Jun 3 Preparing for Promotion [PDF-222KB] Dr. Lara Hazelton
  Jun 17, 
12-1pm

White Fragility Clinic

Contact Maria Mueller for connection details

Drs. Gaynor Watson Creed and Ajay Parasram
  Jun 17
6-7pm

Inclusive Health Care for 2SLGBTQIA+ Patients 

Please note: This webinar will take place on MS Teams, you can connect here. (We recommend using the app, Google Chrome or Microsoft Edge)

Dr. James Owen 

Past Webinars

Theme Date
Title (Link to poster when available) Presenter
       
Jul 23 Running Rounds with Social Distancing: Promoting Learning in the COVID World [PDF-289KB] Dr. Andrew Moeller
Jul 30 Feedback, Debriefing and Coaching: Learning Conversations in a COVID Era [PDF-225KB] Dr. Stephen Miller
Aug 6 Top Tips for Tutoring and Other Small Group Online Teaching [PDF-288KB] Dr. Amy Ornstein
Aug 13 Making Lectures Matter: During COVID and Beyond [PDF-289KB] Dr. Volodko Bakowsky
Sep 17 Reflection for self-care and resilience: A narrative medicine primer [PDF - 287KB] Dr. Tracy Moniz
Oct 22 NNT: Traps Tips and Tools [PDF-279KB] Dr. Michael Allen

Oct 29
18:30 - 20:30

COVID, Simulation and the Second Wave: What you need to know to prepare [PDF - 529KB]

Connect here via TEAMS

If joining by web use Google Chrome or Microsoft Edge

Drs. Lynn Johnston, Gaynor Watson-Creed and Tim Willett
Nov 12 “Seeing” the Patient: Visual art, portraiture and the experience of illness [PDF-225KB] Dr. Wendy Stewart
Nov 26 Using feedback and coaching to support learner wellness [PDF-299KB] Dr. Joan Sargeant 
Dec 10 Facing Conflict from the Inside Out: Listening, the Cornerstone to Transformative justice [PDF-305KB] Maureen St. Clair
Jan 7 Emotional Awareness and Wellbeing [PDF-293KB] Dr. Angela Cooper
  Jan 21 Dealing with Crap at Work – Lessons From the Farm Dr. Amber Swan
Feb 18 Speak Out or Shut Up? The challenges of navigating professionalism and advocacy online as a physician [PDF-294KB] Drs. Sarah Fraser, Blair L. Bigham and Arundhati Dhara
  Mar 3
2-3pm

White Fragility Clinic

Contact Megan Dixon for connection details 

Drs. Gaynor Watson Creed and Ajay Parasram 
Mar 4 Overcoming Procrastination Part 1 [PDF-282KB] Dr. Joseph Sadek
  Mar 15, 10-11am 

White Fragility Clinic

Contact Megan Dixon for connection details 

Drs. Gaynor Watson Creed and Ajay Parasram
  Mar 18 The Art of Dementia [PDF-281KB] Dr. Mark Gilbert
  Apr 1, 930-1030am

White Fragility Clinic

Contact Maria Mueller for connection details

Drs. Gaynor Watson Creed and Ajay Parasram
 
Apr 15,
12-1pm
Learning to See in Colour: The Battle over 'White Fragility' and the Dangerous possibility of Racial Resilience [PDF-279KB] Dr. Ajay Parasram



Online modules

We are developing a series of online modules on relevant medical education topics to support our themes. These modules are housed on our FacDev Brightspace site. To be enrolled, please contact us at facdev@dal.ca.