CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION OPPORTUNITIES FOR PHYSICIANS


Physicians must remember that they are required to 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

         
HPV Primary Screening for Cervical Cancer Prevention - Dr. T Write  - Webinar   June 28, 2017 (1.5 hr)  Webinar  International Centre for Infectious Diseases  Pending
         
 Foundation Course in Occupational Medicine for family and community based physicians in Saskatchewan (updated information coming soon)
(10 month course, distance education)
 Sept 2, 2017-June 2018 (tentative)  Distance learning + 2 face to face workshops  University of Alberta  Yes (111)
         
 Advanced facilitated course on Medical Assistance in Dying  
- (4 modules lasting 4 weeks)(Prerequisite: Foundational course
 Sept.18, 2017    CMA  
         
 Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) 2.5 day certification  Sept 21-23, 2017
​Nov. 30, Dec 1-2, 2017
  Saskatoon, SK  Saskatoon ATLS/
 ACS
  Yes (20)
         
 Prevention Matters 2017: Standing Together for Children's Health
 Oct 4-6, 2017  Saskatoon, SK  SK Prevention Institute  TBA
         
 Current Options for Managing Pain and Addiction - Save the date  Oct 27-28, 2017    CPSS/UofS  TBA
         





Online Courses 



 Course/Conference 

Dates

Place/Delivery
         Method           

 Offered By

  Mainpro+
   Credits

 Extreme Heat Events 
Ongoing               Online  Health Canada  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

 
         
 Foundational Online Module on Medical Assistance in Dying Ongoing
 Online  CMA  Yes (1.5)
         
Radon: Is it in your patients' homes?  A course for
 health professionals
 
Ongoing  Online   McMasters University
 Yes (1)
         
 HIPA - Diagnosis Privacy -  Register here
Ongoing  Online  U of S
 Yes (25)
         
 Online Addiction Medicine Diploma  Ongoing Online   BC Centre on Substance Use  Yes (16)
         
 BC Indigenous Cultural Safety (ICS) Training Ongoing  Online  Provincial Health Services
   Authority (BC)
 Yes 







 Course/Conference 

Dates

Place/Delivery Method

Offered by

mainPro Credits

 Extreme Heat Events 
 Ongoing  Online  Health Canada  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
 
         
 STARS Simulation Series Choice of dates between July and October, 2016 Various communities around SK  U of S - CME  Yes (2)
         
 Is Your Patient Fit to Drive? Medical/Legal Implications  1.5 hour sessions on September 20 or 21 andNovember 7 or 8 sessions + online portion  In person/online  U of S - CME  Yes (7)
         
 Suboxone CME*
*Free of charge - Required by CPSS for prescribing Suboxone
 Sept 10, 2016  Saskatoon  Indivior  No
         
 Drug Therapy Conference  Sept 23, 2016 Saskatoon  UofS - CME Yes (9.5)
         
 The Role of Practitioners in Indigenous Wellness  Oct 1, 2016 - January 15, 2017  Online  U of S - CME  Yes
         
 Clinical Pediatrics, Family and Emergency Medicine Conference  Sept 16-18, 2016  Vancouver
Yes
         
 Managing Injuries Following Traffic Accidents Using a Best Evidence Approach  Oct. 1, 2016  Regina  SMMP/OPTIMa  Yes (6.5)
         
 Perspectives on Disruptive Behaviour - Supporting a culture of civility, respect and engagement in the physician workplace  October 14, 2016, 8:30 am-4:30 pm  Saskatoon  CMPA/SMA/Govt of SK/UofS/CPSS  Yes (8)
         
 Child Maltreatment 2016: Recognition and Response Conference
 Presentation Descriptions,  Purpose and ObjectivesRegistration Form
 October 26-27, 2016  Regina  RQHR, UofS, Regina Police, MoH, SPI  
         
 Radon: Is it in your patients' homes?  A course for health professionals 
   Online   McMasters University
 Yes (1)
         
 HIPA - Diagnosis Privacy -  Register here
   Online   UofS
 Yes (25)
         
 BC Indigenous Cultural Safety (ICS) Training    Online Provincial Health Services Authority (BC)  Yes (6.25)

 Course/Conference 

Dates

Place/Delivery Method

Offered by

mainPro Credits

 Extreme Heat Events 
 Ongoing  Online  Health Canada  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
 
         
 STARS Simulation Series Choice of dates between July and October, 2016 Various communities around SK  U of S - CME  Yes (2)
         
 Is Your Patient Fit to Drive? Medical/Legal Implications  1.5 hour sessions on September 20 or 21 andNovember 7 or 8 sessions + online portion  In person/online  U of S - CME  Yes (7)
         
 Suboxone CME*
*Free of charge - Required by CPSS for prescribing Suboxone
 Sept 10, 2016  Saskatoon  Indivior  No
         
 Drug Therapy Conference  Sept 23, 2016 Saskatoon  UofS - CME Yes (9.5)
         
 The Role of Practitioners in Indigenous Wellness  Oct 1, 2016 - January 15, 2017  Online  U of S - CME  Yes
         
 Clinical Pediatrics, Family and Emergency Medicine Conference  Sept 16-18, 2016  Vancouver
Yes
         
 Managing Injuries Following Traffic Accidents Using a Best Evidence Approach  Oct. 1, 2016  Regina  SMMP/OPTIMa  Yes (6.5)
         
 Perspectives on Disruptive Behaviour - Supporting a culture of civility, respect and engagement in the physician workplace  October 14, 2016, 8:30 am-4:30 pm  Saskatoon  CMPA/SMA/Govt of SK/UofS/CPSS  Yes (8)
         
 Child Maltreatment 2016: Recognition and Response Conference
 Presentation Descriptions,  Purpose and ObjectivesRegistration Form
 October 26-27, 2016  Regina  RQHR, UofS, Regina Police, MoH, SPI  
         
 Radon: Is it in your patients' homes?  A course for health professionals 
   Online   McMasters University
 Yes (1)
         
 HIPA - Diagnosis Privacy -  Register here
   Online   UofS
 Yes (25)
         
 BC Indigenous Cultural Safety (ICS) Training    Online Provincial Health Services Authority (BC)  Yes (6.25)

 Course/Conference 

Dates

Place/Delivery Method

Offered by

mainPro Credits

 Extreme Heat Events 
 Ongoing  Online  Health Canada  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
 
         
 STARS Simulation Series Choice of dates between July and October, 2016 Various communities around SK  U of S - CME  Yes (2)
         
 Is Your Patient Fit to Drive? Medical/Legal Implications  1.5 hour sessions on September 20 or 21 andNovember 7 or 8 sessions + online portion  In person/online  U of S - CME  Yes (7)
         
 Suboxone CME*
*Free of charge - Required by CPSS for prescribing Suboxone
 Sept 10, 2016  Saskatoon  Indivior  No
         
 Drug Therapy Conference  Sept 23, 2016 Saskatoon  UofS - CME Yes (9.5)
         
 The Role of Practitioners in Indigenous Wellness  Oct 1, 2016 - January 15, 2017  Online  U of S - CME  Yes
         
 Clinical Pediatrics, Family and Emergency Medicine Conference  Sept 16-18, 2016  Vancouver
Yes
         
 Managing Injuries Following Traffic Accidents Using a Best Evidence Approach  Oct. 1, 2016  Regina  SMMP/OPTIMa  Yes (6.5)
         
 Perspectives on Disruptive Behaviour - Supporting a culture of civility, respect and engagement in the physician workplace  October 14, 2016, 8:30 am-4:30 pm  Saskatoon  CMPA/SMA/Govt of SK/UofS/CPSS  Yes (8)
         
 Child Maltreatment 2016: Recognition and Response Conference
 Presentation Descriptions,  Purpose and ObjectivesRegistration Form
 October 26-27, 2016  Regina  RQHR, UofS, Regina Police, MoH, SPI  
         
 Radon: Is it in your patients' homes?  A course for health professionals 
   Online   McMasters University
 Yes (1)
         
 HIPA - Diagnosis Privacy -  Register here
   Online   UofS
 Yes (25)
         
 BC Indigenous Cultural Safety (ICS) Training    Online Provincial Health Services Authority (BC)  Yes (6.25)