CANCELLED

COVID-19 ANNOUNCEMENT

In light of the COVID-19 outbreak, CME, in consultation with leadership in the College of Medicine, is postponing all in person events until the end of June. Please call (306)966-5539 for refund inquiries. If you have any questions, please call a CME team member at (306)966-7787. The office of CME remains committed to your safety and providing a safe environment for our learners.

 

April 25 - 26,  2020
Health Science Building
Saskatoon, SK
University of Saskatchewan


Registration is now open!

https://ccdeconference.usask.ca/index.aspx?cid=468


Conference Description

The Pediatrics 2020 Conference will focus on common pediatric topics with an emphasis on mental health issues and updates on the most current practice guidelines. It will also highlight the services provided at the Jim Pattison Children’s Hospital. The target audience includes family physicians, specialist physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, residents, and health sciences students. All other health care professionals are encouraged to attend.

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

  • Discuss the assessment and treatment of pediatric mental health issues, such as anxiety and suicide.
  • Identify updates on common pediatric topics and the most current practice guidelines.
  • Identify the services provided at the new Jim Pattison Children’s Hospital.
  • Discuss the importance of healthcare provider wellness in providing high-quality patient care, and identify strategies to facilitate ongoing wellness for healthcare professionals.

Download the Agenda Here


Registration Fee (+ GST) 

        Early Bird Fees (December 16, 2019-March 23, 2020)

  • $325.00 – Health Care Professionals
  • $225.00 – Residents/Students

        Regular Fees (March 24, 2020-April 24, 2020)

  • $375.00 – Health Care Professionals
  • $275.00 – Residents/Students

Download the Poster Here 


Accreditation

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada: This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and accredited by the Division of Continuing Medical Education, College of Medicine, University of Saskatchewan for up to 10 MOC credit hours.

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada: This activity is an Accredited Simulation Program (Section 3) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and approved by the Continuing Medical Education Division, University of Saskatchewan. You may claim a maximum of 2.0 hours (credits are automatically calculated).

The College of Family Physicians of Canada: This Group Learning program meets the certification criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been certified by the Division of Continuing Medical Education, College of Medicine, University of Saskatchewan for up to 10 Mainpro+ credits. 

Other Healthcare Professionals:
Participation in this conference may be included as part of the continuing education and competence programs established by individual professional associations. 

Jessica Wylie
Event Coordinator, CME
Phone: (306) 966-7795
Email: jessica.wylie@usask.ca

Kimberly Drake
Event Support, CME
Phone: (306) 966-4485
Email: cme.events@usask.ca