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.
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In-Person Courses and Conferences




 Offered By


 Supervising Physicians: IMG Support Program  Ongoing
 Saskatchewan  CME, UofS  Yes (15/year)
 SASKSONO18 - Resusonology  - Registration now open  March 3, 2018  Saskatoon, SK  CME, UofS  TBA
 Treating to Diabetes Targets in Primary Care:  Myth, Truth or Impossible Dream  March 3, 2018  Lloydminster, SK  Aboriginal Diabetes Initiative  Yes (8)
 Safer Opioid Prescribing Skills Program (3 webinar + 1 full-day capstone workshop) - New SK-AB Series  2018 Spring Webinar Series:
 - Mar 27, Apr 24, May 23 
In person:
June 14 (Saskatoon)  
or June 21 (Edmonton)
 Univ. of Toronto/
 Become a Mental Health First Aider (2-day certification course)  Choice of dates between Jan 15 & March 26, 2018  N. Battleford, Carnduff, Regina, Martensville, Prince Albert OR Weyburn  Mental Health First Aid Canada  
 POGO: Women's and Children's Health Conference  April 14-15, 2018  Regina, SK  UofS  TBA
 Practical Orthopedics Conference 2018  April 21-22, 2018  Saskatoon, SK  UofS  TBA
 Fundamentals of Critical Care Support Course: An opportunity to enhance your knowlege and skills in initial resuscitation and immediate support of your critically-ill patient. Registration form  May 11-12, 2018  Saskatoon, SK  Society of Critical Care Medicine  Yes
 Successful Patient Interactions  May 24 
 June 7, 2018
 Saskatoon, SK 
 Univ of Toronto/Saegis/CMPA  Yes (6)

 Effective Team Interactions May 25, 2018 

 Saskatoon, SK  Univ of Toronto/Saegis/CMPA  Yes
 Pain & Therapeutics  September 15-16, 2018  Saskatoon, SK  UofS  TBA
 SEMAC X: Saskatchewan Emergency Medicine Annual Conference   October 2018  Regina, SK  UofS  TBA

Online Courses 




 Offered By


 BC Indigenous Cultural Safety (ICS) Training  Ongoing Online   Provincial Health Services
   Authority (BC)
 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 Yes (2) 
 Practical Management of Lower Extremity Wounds  Ongoing  Online  Saskatchewan Lower Extremity Wound Pathway  Yes (3)
 Prescribing Safely Canada
Pilot Project until March 31, 2018
 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)

Calls for Abstracts 





 Movement: Brain, Body, Cognition International Conference
July 27-29, 2018            Harvard University, USA