Category Archives: MOC Section 3 activities

Explore Section 3 accredited learning opportunities. Through these posts you will find many activities that may be claimed for credits through the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program.

Eyes on Oncology – Navigating corneal adverse events associated with antibody drug conjugates in oncology
Mar 4th, 2024

The Master Clinician Alliance (MCA) is providing a Section 3 accredited online self-assessment program focusing on ocular AE assessment and management. Navigate through a learning path that includes a pre- and post-questionnaire, patients cases, knowledge questions as well as presentations. QUICK AND EASY PARTICIPATION, NO ZOOM MEETINGS! Simply complete the program on your own, conveniently […]

Cornea Learning Modules
Aug 29th, 2023

Cornea Learning Modules This educational program consists of online learning modules of corneal topography and tomography using a case-based format, with the goal of improving knowledge and comfort in interpreting corneal imaging. Learning Objectives ·       Understanding differences between topography and tomography, and which clinical scenarios require use of corneal imaging  ·       Understand different maps and data presented […]

2022 COS Annual Meeting and Exhibition
Feb 24th, 2022

The 2022 COS Annual Meeting and Exhibition will take place in-person in Halifax, Nova Scotia June 9 – 12, 2022. This meeting boasts an outstanding international and Canadian faculty presenting the latest in ophthalmic research and practice. The COS Annual Meeting includes invited lectures, scientific papers, wet labs and workshops, as well as networking opportunities […]

CMPA eLearning: Speaking Up
Feb 8th, 2022

Upon completion, you will be able to: Define psychological safety, cross-monitoring, and speaking up. Identify common barriers to speaking up. List two strategies for speaking up. Recognize ways to foster speaking up within a team environment. This activity is an Accredited Self-Assessment Program (Section 3) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the […]

CMPA eLearning: Privacy and confidentiality
Feb 8th, 2022

Upon completion, you will be able to: Describe the professional and legal obligations for physicians to protect health information and maintain patient confidentiality. Define the concept of implied consent when sharing patient information within the circle of care. Recognize specific situations where the law requires or allows disclosure of confidential patient information without the consent […]

CMPA eLearning: Negligence and civil liability
Feb 8th, 2022

Upon completion, you will be able to Define negligence (civil liability in Québec) in a medical malpractice context. List the elements that must be proven to find negligence (civil liability in Québec). Describe how the courts determine if a physician has breached the standard of care (committed a fault in Québec). This activity is an […]

How to Claim Section 3 Credits for Quality Improvement Activities?
Nov 19th, 2021

How do quality improvement activities relate to CPD offerings? A Fellow receives information about practice guidelines or an area of practice for any of the CanMEDS Roles/practice settings The Fellow could identify an area of their practice to evaluate and follow these guidelines to assess, identify, and measure areas for quality improvement using Practice Assessment […]

New Essential Guidance for Quality Improvement
Nov 17th, 2021

Expanding Learning QI Implementation Aligned with calls to integrate quality improvement (QI) and physician life-long learning, the Royal College is collaborating with partners and stakeholders across the health care system to evolve its Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program. In small, practical increments, this renewed CPD strategy aims to be more relevant, improvement-focused, and user-friendly, enabling […]

2023 COS Annual Meeting – Creating a Vision for a Clear Tomorrow.
Oct 12th, 2021

2023 COS Annual Meeting June 15 – 18, 2023 Quebec City, Quebec On behalf of the Canadian Ophthalmological Society and the COS Annual Meeting Planning Committee, I am thrilled to invite you to our in-person 2023 COS Annual Meeting and Exhibition from June 15-18, 2023, hosted in charming Québec City, Quebec. This year’s theme is […]