The Department of Medicine is now accepting applications for the September 2021 start date of the 2021-2023 cohort of the Master Teacher Program. The deadline for applications is June 22, 2021
Dr. Olivia Ostrow
Being able to undertake PDSA (Plan-Do-Study-Act) cycles is the cornerstone of QI methods for iterative learning, developing and implementing change. However, PDSAs are not always undertaken authentically. This refresher will impress upon learners the importance of PDSA as an experimental study tool. It will also allow time for learners to reflect on the authenticity the PDSAs in their QI projects.
For full details, please visit the CQuIPS website.
An Invitation to DoM Faculty:
Dr. Kaveh Shojania & Dr. Patricia Trbovich
GIM Citywide Rounds: Acute Coronary Syndromes + Hyperkalemia
Dr. Harindra Wijeysundera will provide an interactive update on the management of acute coronary syndromes and the division will discuss potential social justice initiatives
Dr. Bourne Auguste will provide an overview of best practices in the management of hyperkalemia
An Invitation to DoM Faculty:
Associate/Full Professor – Director, Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine
Dr. Amanda Mayo, Dr. Olivia Ostrow, Marie Pinard, & Dr. Brian Wong
The two-part QI Fundamentals Course (part one: July 14, 1-5 p.m. ET; part two: Aug. 25, 1-5 p.m. ET) provides a general overview of key QI concepts and tools that prepare participants to contribute effectively to local improvement initiatives. This introductory course combines short theory bursts with interactive exercises and small group discussions to make for an engaging and effective learning experience. Topics covered include:
The Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism at the University Health Network (UHN) is seeking to recruit a Clinician-Scientist with expertise clinical epidemiology and population studies in diabetes for a permanent position. Graduate work in health profession's education is preferred.
The successful applicant must be eligible for a full-time clinical academic appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor. Effective start date is October 1, 2021, or a mutually agreeable date.
Assistant / Associate / Full Professor – Assistant Director of Medical Education Scholarship (MEdS), Department of Medicine
Established by Dr. AE Lang, the Summer Social is an annual community event held in the evening to welcome new incoming residents, fellows and faculty for the academic year, to thank our partnership program, and to update the faculty promotions/achievements over the past academic year. There are dedicated segments for education and divisional announcements.
Dr. Katie Dainty, Dr. Joanne Goldman, & Leahora Rotteau
This division has many outstanding professors with national/international prominence and leaders in their respective fields. Many of our trainees, both residents and fellows, and faculty can learn from their experience – pitfalls, resilience, balance of life - and provide academic mentorship. We take this opportunity to document their excellence and contributions in the history of this division.