MINDFEST 2019 Symposium Mindfest is returning on Thursday, January 24, 2019. 10 am – 2 pm. Hart House, 7 Hart House Cir. University of Toronto – St. George Campus. Key Note Speakers: Dr. Tony George: Cannabis Legalization and Psychiatric Disorders: Caveat “Hemp-tor” Mr.
Bending the Arc (2017) All are welcome – RSVP Below Join us for a screening of Bending the Arc (2017), a documentary about the work two physicians and a social activist did to establish Partners in Health in Haiti. The
Call for Submissions: WHITE COAT, Warm ART Exhibit ~ Niagara Falls Ontario April 13th-16th. We are pleased to announce the TENTH “White COAT, Warm ART Exhibit” which is held annually in conjunction with the Canadian Conference on Medical education (CCME). This
CREATING SPACE IX CALL FOR PAPERS Creating Space IX: April 12-13, 2019, Hamilton, ON Theme: Cultural Humility and Contemporary Medical Practice: (How) Can the Humanities Help? The British Columbia First Nations Health Authority reminds us that “cultural humility involves humbling acknowledging oneself as a
Poetry at Sinai Health 2019— 3 Workshops and a Conversation Poetry, Writing, and Reflection for Residents, MD Educators and Practitioners–– 3 workshops with Ronna Bloom, Mount Sinai Hospital’s Poet-In-Residence- Wednesday January 16 Awake at Work Using writing as a
FOSTERING THE NEW REVOLUTION IN CANADIAN MEDICAL EDUCATION There is a growing body of research that suggests that exposing medical trainees to the humanities (including: literature, film, poetry, and visual arts) fosters enhanced critical reflection and empathy in physician-patient encounters.
PLEASE join us Tuesday November 27, 2018, 1:00 pm Time: 1:00-2:30pm Location: 6th floor, Boardroom A, PostMD Office, 500 University Avenue, Toronto Topic: Finding Our Way Home: A family’s story of life, love, and loss Speaker: Dr. Damon Dagnone, MD, FRCPC, MSc,
It’s Back! PERFORMING PSYCHIATRY Call for Submissions (deadline is Dec. 15th) JANUARY 17TH, 2019, Location: Innis College Emcee: Dr. David Goldbloom MD FRCPC Celebrating our Department’s Creativity & Artistry Calling all psychiatry residents, faculty, & hospital staff to present live performances & visual
This 3-part seminar series offers a combination of discussion + case presentation + experiential reflection about psychological trauma and its treatment. Participants explore the ways images illuminate states of mind related to trauma – and how images also serve as
The Centre for Faculty Development (CFD), The Program In Health Arts and Humanities and the University of Toronto Postgraduate Medical Education and Continuous Professional Development are excited to announce the launch of a new, advanced program: Deepening Narrative Competence –