Main Page Content

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​What IS UHN ICE?

 ICE logo with tag 2.jpgGlobe icon

The UHN International Centre for Education™ (UHN ICE™) seeks to innovate and educate without borders. UHN ICE™ leverages a wide range of expertise to build educational relationships that ​will translate into high quality health care through teaching and learning. Our mission is to transform patient care through excellence in research, innovation, and cultivation of education leaders in the global community.​

Spotlight

Teaching, Learning and Cultural Humility Workshop - September 12, 2018

Designed by the UHN International Centre for Education, the Teaching, Learning and Cultural Humility Workshop explores various ideas and personal experiences related to teaching learners – and learning from teachers – who have been socialized to education in different parts of the world. Through this interactive workshops, participants will have the opportunity to: 

  • Explore the intersection of culture with teaching and learning and the impact it has on our lens as educators
  • Understand how cultural humility may enhance our teaching and learning practices
  • Facilitated by:

    Mohammad Salhia, Director, Continuing Education and UHN International Centre for Education​

    Dalia Al Mouaswas; Team Lead, UHN International Centre for Education

    Register Now at https://michener.ca/ce_course/teaching-learning-cultural-humility/

    For more information please contact uhnice@uhn.ca


    Advanced Ostomy Care And Management Course - Registeration Open!

    This 10 week self-directed online course is essential for health care professionals working in acute care, long-term care & community interested in enhancing their knowledge and skill in the application of best practices for ostomy and peristomal skin care. The comprehensive course will assist you to critically analyze complex ostomy care problems and apply unique management techniques required to provide quality care and support to people and families who are living with ostomies. The course will be taught by nursing faculty with expertise in enterostomal therapy.

    • Sept 3 - Nov 11, 2018 - Online Course
    • Nov 19 - 23, 2018 - In-person Observership

    Register Now at https://bloomberg.nursing.utoronto.ca/pd/professional-development/ostomy


    In the News! Education Program Brings International Health Professionals to Learn at UHN

    Christina Han is a program manager in South Korea's largest hospital network – the Asan Medical Centre (AMC) in Seoul.Christina Han Group

    When she was looking to expand her knowledge with first-hand experience in educational leadership and organization development, she decided to turn to Canada's premier academic health centre – UHN.

    In a first-of-its-kind Personalized Learning Program™ (PLP™), Christina spent four weeks meeting with leaders and teams across the campuses of the Michener Institute of Education at UHN and with the Human Resources' Organizational and Employee Development team.

    Read more about Christina's experience.

    What do our learners have to say?

    "My observership with Dr. Quereshy was an incredible experience! His ability to make his patients feel safe, his ability to teach trainees, and his time management skills are things that I look up to and will aspire to incorporate into my own career one day. This observership taught me a lot and sparked an interest in general surgery." – Observership, General Surgery

    "I quickly realized the focus on interprofessional teamwork and collaboration at UHN. With the learning I attained here, I hope to develop a similar structure to enable our teams to better collaborate." - PLP, Education Leadership and Organizational Development

    "I had good exposure to advanced techniques in Urology and observed excellent interpersonal relationships." PLP, Urology

    "Dr. Peter Slinger has tremendous experience in my field of interest. He was patient with all my questions even when he was busy with his work. It was an honour to see him work up close." - Observership, Anesthesia

    "I learnt about Cancer Cytogenetics and I'm implementing those learnings in my lab." - PLP, Laboratory Medicine and Pathology - Cytogenetics lab

    Newsletters

    Contact Us

    We want to hear from you! If you are an individual or organization inquiring about learning opportunities, or if you would like to discuss a potential partnership with our Hospital and UHN ICE™, please email us at uhnice@uhn.ca.​