CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION OPPORTUNITIES FOR PHYSICIANS


Physicians must remember that they are required to enroll in a continuing professional learning program and complete a certain number of educational credits over their CME learning cycle in order to be eligible to renew their professional registration (licence). Click here for new information on the MainPro+ Program

For your convenience, the College has provided below a list of suggestions of conferences and other educational opportunities which may be of interest to you.  Some of these educational opportunities offer MainPro or Maintenance of Certification credits that can be applied to your learning cycle obligations.

The College recommends physicians contact the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC) or the Canadian College of Family Physicians of Canada (CCFPC) to obtain information on the program requirements and dates of their respective learning cycles.
 
IMPORTANT:  We have made every effort to ensure the information below is accurate, however we cannot be held liable for any errors or discrepancies. You are responsible to verify any information with the appropriate course provider or conference organizer. Please help us keep this information accurate by writing to communications@cps.sk.ca.

In-Person Courses and Conferences



 Course/Conference 

 Dates

 Place

 Offered By

Mainpro+
Credits

         
 Supervising Physicians: IMG Support Program  Ongoing
 (Mar-Nov)
 Saskatchewan  CME, UofS  Yes (15/year)
         
 First Responder to Sexual Assault Training Program (2-day)  May 28-29, 2018
 or Nov 16-17, 2018
 or Mar 29-30, 2019
 Saskatoon, SK  Saskatoon Sexual Assault Centre  No
         
 Successful Patient Interactions  May 24 
 or
 June 7, 2018
 Saskatoon, SK 
 or
 Ottawa,ON
 Univ of Toronto/Saegis/CMPA  Yes (6)

 Effective Team Interactions May 25, 2018 

 Saskatoon, SK  Univ of Toronto/Saegis/CMPA  Yes
         
 Choosing Wisely Conference 2018  June 2-3, 2018  Saskatoon, SK  U of S CME  Yes
         
 Practicing Wisely Course  June 4, 2018  Saskatoon, SK  U of S CME  Yes
         
 Fetal Health Surveillance  June 15, 2018  Kindersley, SK  UofS SME  Yes (7.5)
         
 Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) (2.5 day)  July 5,6
 -or- October TBA
 Saskatoon, SK  Saskatoon ATLS Yes 
         
 Neonatal Resuscitation Program - Provider Course  July 7, 2018  Saskatoon, SK  UofS CME  Yes
         
 Pain & Therapeutics Conference 2018 (Mental health, complex pain & substance use disorders)  NEW DATE: October 20, 2018  Saskatoon, SK  UofS  TBA
         
 SEMAC X: Saskatchewan Emergency Medicine Annual Conference   October 2018  Regina, SK  UofS  TBA
         

 
Online Courses 


 Course/Conference 

Dates

Place/Delivery
         Method           

 Offered By

  Mainpro+
   Credits

 BC Indigenous Cultural Safety (ICS) Training  Ongoing Online   Provincial Health Services
   Authority (BC)
Yes  
         
 Dites français et ça va déjà mieux
   - Toolbox for the active offer 
   - Portals: Training and Tools 
 Ongoing Online   Consortium national de 
 formation en santé
 
         
 Extreme Heat Events   Ongoing    Online
 Health Canada Yes 
         
 Foundational Online Module on Medical Assistance in Dying  Ongoing Online
 CMA Yes (1.5)
         
 Is Your Patient Fit to Drive?  Medical/Legal Implications  May 1-June 18, 2018  Online  UofS TBA 
         
 HIPA - Diagnosis Privacy  Ongoing Online    Uof S Yes (25) 
         
 Low Back Pain Assessment and Management Training Course  Ongoing Online   Saskatchewan Spine Pathway Yes (7) 
         
 The Role of Practitioners in Indigenous Wellness  April 3 to July 15, 2018 Online   UofS Yes (25) 
         
 Medical Cannabis IQ: The Fundamentals Ongoing  Online (1.5 hours)  Advancing Practice Yes 
         
 Medical Cannabis Certificate Program  Ongoing Online (11 hours)  Advancing Practice Yes 
         
 Opioids for Chronic Non-cancer Pain: Using the Canadian Guideline in Your Practice
 Ongoing           Online 
 MDcme.ca Yes (2) 
         
 Osteoporosos: What is your Patients' Fracture Risk? (Free course)  Ongoing Online  McMaster University  Yes (1.5)
         
 Practical Management of Lower Extremity Wounds  Ongoing  Online  Saskatchewan Lower Extremity Wound Pathway  Yes (3)
         
 Prescribing Safely Canada
Pilot Project until March 31, 2018
 Online 
 CFPC/RCPSC
 Yes (2)
         
 Radon: Is it in your patients' homes?  A course for
 health professionals
 
Ongoing  Online   McMasters University
 Yes (1)
         
 Online Addiction Medicine Diploma  Ongoing Online   BC Centre on Substance Use  Yes (16)
         
 
     







Other Programs 

 Program 

Dates

Place/Delivery
         Method           

 Offered By

  Mainpro+
   Credits

 Health Sciences Education Masters Program  Intake - September 2018 Distance  University of Alberta Unknown  
         
         
 
     






 
Calls for Abstracts 


 Conference 

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Date of Conference

 Organiser

 Place

 
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