Department of Medicine

City-Wide Medical Grand Rounds: André Picard

Mar 21, 2018
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12:00pm–1:00pm
City-Wide Medical Grand Rounds
Details

2018 Barnet Berris LectureAndré Picard

Fixing medicare: What are the impediments to health reform

André Picard

André Picard is the health columnist at The Globe and Mail and the author of five books, including the current bestseller Matters of Life and Death: Public Health Issues in Canada.
He is a graduate of the University of Ottawa and Carleton University and has received honorary degrees from six Canadian universities, including the University of Toronto.

 

Learning Objectives:

At the end of the presentation, participants should be able to:

  1. Summarize the pros and cons of Canada’s medicare system through an examination its history.
  2. Discuss the financial, political and administrative barriers to reforming Canada’s health system.
  3. Demonstrate an understanding of the evolving social contract between government, patients and health professionals. 
  4. Reflect on the necessary systemic changes to meet evolving societal needs through dialogue with representatives of the pharmacy community.

Hosted at:

  • Sinai Health – Mount Sinai Hospital
    18th floor Auditorium

Interactive videoconference:

  • Baycrest
    Telehealth boardroom
  • Markham Stouffville
    A2317/18
  • Michael Garron
    Gray Steele conference room
  • Sinai Health
    Bridgepoint: G.001
  • St. Josephs
    Sunnyside Lounce
  • St. Michael’s
    LKSKI: Keenan Research Centre auditorium - 2nd fl.
  • Sunnybrook
    Bayview: McLaughlin Lecture Theatre, EG 61
    St. John's Rehab: S3 332
  • Trillium Health Partners
    Credit Valley: ADMIN Meeting Room #1 (4F119)
    Mississauga: Clinical Admin Building, CA4 Large Boardroom “A”
  • University Health Network
    Toronto General: Medical Education, Eaton Ground 025/026
    Toronto Western: Main auditorium, 2W 401
  • West Park
    R3 Sunroom
  • Women's College
    Auditorium, 2501

Webcast available

Questions will be accepted via email at uoft.cwmgr@gmail.com and Twitter.  Twitter hashtag #CWMGR

Evaluation & Attendance

Attendance for Maintenance of Certification credit will only be tracked if evaluation and attendance surveys are completed.

PDF iconCWMGR Poster - 18-03-21.pdf (87.75 KB)

Location
Sinai Health – Mount Sinai Hospital, 18th floor Auditorium
600 University Avenue
Contact
Christian Base
416-978-4499
2018-03-21 16:00:00 2018-03-21 17:00:00 UTC City-Wide Medical Grand Rounds: André Picard 2018 Barnet Berris Lecture Fixing medicare: What are the impediments to health reform André Picard André Picard is the health columnist at The Globe and Mail and the author of five books, including the current bestseller Matters of Life and Death: Public Health Issues in Canada.He is a graduate of the University of Ottawa and Carleton University and has received honorary degrees from six Canadian universities, including the University of Toronto.   Learning Objectives: At the end of the presentation, participants should be able to: Summarize the pros and cons of Canada’s medicare system through an examination its history. Discuss the financial, political and administrative barriers to reforming Canada’s health system. Demonstrate an understanding of the evolving social contract between government, patients and health professionals.  Reflect on the necessary systemic changes to meet evolving societal needs through dialogue with representatives of the pharmacy community. Hosted at: Sinai Health – Mount Sinai Hospital18th floor Auditorium Interactive videoconference: BaycrestTelehealth boardroom Markham StouffvilleA2317/18 Michael GarronGray Steele conference room Sinai HealthBridgepoint: G.001 St. JosephsSunnyside Lounce St. Michael’sLKSKI: Keenan Research Centre auditorium - 2nd fl. SunnybrookBayview: McLaughlin Lecture Theatre, EG 61St. John's Rehab: S3 332 Trillium Health PartnersCredit Valley: ADMIN Meeting Room #1 (4F119)Mississauga: Clinical Admin Building, CA4 Large Boardroom “A” University Health NetworkToronto General: Medical Education, Eaton Ground 025/026Toronto Western: Main auditorium, 2W 401 West ParkR3 Sunroom Women's CollegeAuditorium, 2501 Webcast available Questions will be accepted via email at uoft.cwmgr@gmail.com and Twitter.   Evaluation & Attendance Attendance for Maintenance of Certification credit will only be tracked if evaluation and attendance surveys are completed. CWMGR Poster - 18-03-21.pdf (87.75 KB) 600 University Avenue - Sinai Health – Mount Sinai Hospital, 18th floor Auditorium christian.base@utoronto.ca