Conferences and Workshops

The following educational development workshops are available through UHN Education or Michener Continuing Education to support group learning needs:

Student In-Service Workshops

At The Michener Institute of Education at UHN, we take great pride in equipping our learners with the knowledge and skills needed to provide the highest quality of health care while becoming best prepared for the patient needs of tomorrow. Each semester, the Student Services Centre hosts a variety of in-service workshops and seminars that focus on areas of professional and personal development of health professions learners. These sessions are only one hour long and are led by experts in a variety of fields. Workshops are open to all learners. For current workshop offerings please contact the Student Centre.

For a list of upcoming conferences, visit Conference Services.

Big Idea Lectures

The Institute for Education Research launched the Big Ideas Lecture Series in 2017. The series features lectures by content experts in technology, innovation and design. In a time of rapid technological and social innovation, it is essential to connect with "big thinkers" and experts – locally and globally – to analyze, critically appraise and design solutions to the pressing issues facing education and health care today.

For upcoming events and recordings of past lectures, visit the Big Idea Lecture Series page.

Education Rounds are available to all learners across The Michener Institute of Education at UHN. Visit educational rounds for a full listing and calendar of events.

Best Practice in Education Rounds (BPER)

The Best Practice in Education Rounds (BPER) are accredited group learning activities as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. They are also accredited group learning activities as defined by the College of Family Physicians and Surgeons. They are co-sponsored by UHN's Wilson Centre and the Centre for Faculty Development University of Toronto.

Rounds are open to all who are interested. Pre-registration is not required. Participants will be required to sign in at the event.
Visit upcoming BPER rounds for more information.

Live videoconferencing for these events is available at the following locations: Princess Margaret Hospital (Ontario Power Generation Room 7-304) and Michener Institute St. Patrick Campus (Room 901)

HoPingKong Centre for Excellence in Education and Practice (CEEP)

Rounds Monthly rounds at the HoPingKong Centre for Excellence in Education and Practice offer an opportunity to discuss educational topics, disseminate educational scholarship and share work. Sessions take place at Toronto Western Hospital. For more information about CEEP Rounds, please contact Sarah Meilach.

Wilson Centre Education Research Rounds

Monthly Education Research Rounds at the Wilson Centre offers participant a forum to engage in educational dialogue geared towards promoting excellence in their specific education research interests and identified professional needs.

These rounds occur the third Monday of the month at Toronto General Hospital (1st Floor Eaton North Room 441 – Library Area) from 12:00 – 1:00pm
For more information about Wilson Centre Rounds, contact Mariana Arteaga or 416 340 3646.

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