All Events

Sep 30, 2020
8:00am–9:00am
Rounds

Speaker: Harry McConnell MD, FRCPC, FRANZCP
Title: Seizures and Snowflakes_The Behavioural Neurology of the Epilepsies

Educational Objectives
1. To understand the aetiology and pathogenesis of behavioural manifestations of the epilepsies
2. To be able to both prevent and treat effectively these behavioural manifestations
3. To appreciate the different treatment of seizures in different patient populations

Neurology
Oct 1, 2020
8:00am–9:00am
Rounds

Neurology International Residents Videoconference and Exchange (NIRVE) is a resident-led initiative founded by the Division of Neurology at the University of Toronto in 2009, to promote education through international collaboration. 

The rounds take place at St. Michael’s Hospital, typically on the first Thursday of the month from September to June at 8AM, Eastern time zone. 

Format:

Neurology
Oct 2 – 3, 2020
7:30am–4:30pm
Event

The agenda is subject to change in compliance with public health guidelines.

This conference is directed to helping non-neurologists like general practitioners, general internists, psychiatrists, geriatricians, emergency physicians and others improve their clinical skills and knowledge with regards to evaluating patients with common neurological presentations.

Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this conference, the participants will be able to:

Neurology
Oct 2, 2020
8:00am–9:00am
Rounds
  • Title: The evolution of glucose variability after bariatric surgery
  • Speaker: Dr. Tricia Tan 
  • Host: Dr. Satya Dash

The objectives will be:

  1. To understand how glycaemia changes after metabolic surgery
  2. To understand the relationship of mean glucose and glycaemic variability to post bariatric hypoglycaemia (PBH)
  3. To understand the relationship of enteropancreatic hormone dynamics to the development of PBH
Endocrinology and Metabolism
Oct 7, 2020
8:00am–9:00am
Rounds

Weekly International Behavioural Neurology Rounds

Speaker and topic: TBD

This event is an accredited group learning activity as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

*These rounds are restricted to health care professionals*

Neurology
Oct 9, 2020
8:00am–9:00am
Rounds

Title TBA

Speaker: Dr. Robert Rosenson

Host: Dr. Satya Dash

Endocrinology and Metabolism
Oct 14, 2020
8:00am–9:00am
Rounds

Weekly International Behavioural Neurology Rounds

Speaker and topic: TBD

This event is an accredited group learning activity as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

*These rounds are restricted to health care professionals*

Neurology
Oct 15, 2020
All day
Deadline

BACKGROUND

Post MD Education welcomes semi-annual submission of proposals requesting matching funding in support of proposed projects enhancing integration, application, and/or education within the scholarship of medical humanities and humanism in postgraduate medical education.

Funded projects are intended to align with both the best practices in medical humanities and the specific residency programs’ educational priorities.

Oct 16, 2020
8:00am–9:00am
Rounds

Regulation of hepatic lipid storage and secretion

Dr. Richard Lehner, PhD

Host: BBDC

Endocrinology and Metabolism
Oct 16, 2020
8:00am–9:00am
Rounds

Speaker: Professor Samy Suissa, McGill University

Topic: Precision medicine in COPD: The right drug for the right patient

Learning Objectives:

  • Review of major drug trials in COPD: comparative effectiveness and risks
  • Making sense of the data from recent triple therapy trials
  • Optimizing treatment in COPD: Real world evidence
Respirology
Oct 21, 2020
8:00am–9:00am
Rounds

Weekly International Behavioural Neurology Rounds

Speaker and topic: TBD

This event is an accredited group learning activity as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

*These rounds are restricted to health care professionals*

Neurology
Oct 23, 2020
8:00am–9:00am
Rounds

Speakers: Aaron Wong and Theresa Lee, University of Toronto

Respirology
Oct 23, 2020
8:00am–9:00am
Rounds

Speaker: Gabor Kovacs MD, PhD, FRCPC
Professor, University of Toronto; Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology; Department of Medicine/Division of Neurology; PI UofT Tanz Centre for Research in Neurodegenerative Disease (CRND)
Consultant Neuropathologist/Neurologist, University Health Network (UHN); Laboratory Medicine Program and Krembil Brain Institute; Faculty/Neurologist, Edmond J. Safra Program in Parkinson's Disease; Co-Director Rossy Program for PSP research

Neurology
Oct 23, 2020
8:00am–9:00am
Rounds

A Crash Course in Machine Learning and how it can help Identify Patients at Risk of SGLT2-related DKA

Dr. Mike Fralick, MD, PhD, MSc, FRCPC

Host:  Dr. Jackie James

Oct 28, 2020
8:00am–9:00am
Rounds

Weekly International Behavioural Neurology Rounds

Speaker and topic: TBD

This event is an accredited group learning activity as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

*These rounds are restricted to health care professionals*

Neurology
Oct 28, 2020
12:00pm–1:00pm
City-Wide Medical Grand Rounds

Levinson LectureAnthony Lang portrait

Neuroprotection therapies for Parkinson's disease: “One drug does not fit all”

Anthony E. Lang, OC, FRCPC, FAAN, FCAHS, FRSC

Oct 30, 2020
8:00am–9:00am
Nov 4, 2020
8:00am–9:00am
Rounds

Weekly International Behavioural Neurology Rounds

Speaker and topic: TBD

This event is an accredited group learning activity as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

*These rounds are restricted to health care professionals*

Neurology
Nov 5, 2020
8:00am–9:00am
Event

Neurology International Residents Videoconference and Exchange (NIRVE) is a resident-led initiative founded by the Division of Neurology at the University of Toronto in 2009, to promote education through international collaboration.

The rounds take place at St. Michael’s Hospital, typically on the first Thursday of the month from September to June at 8AM, Eastern time zone. 

Format:

Neurology
Nov 6, 2020
8:00am–9:00am
Rounds

Title TBA

Dr. Rene Wong, MD, MEd, FRCPC

Host: Jackie James

Endocrinology and Metabolism