Category Archives: Physician Wellness

Registration Now Open! 52nd Sally Letson Symposium Focusing In: Ophthalmology and Wellness Practice Pearls
Jul 21st, 2021

Sally Letson Symposium Registration NOW OPEN! Note: Early Bird Deadline Ends August 16th  The 52nd Sally Letson Symposium is scheduled to be held virtually on September 11th, 2021. Symposium Organizers: Chair: Deepinder K. Dhaliwal, MD, L.Ac Co-Chair: Saama Sabeti, MD, MPH, FRCSC Program Description: The 52nd Sally Letson Symposium Focusing In: Ophthalmology and Wellness Practice […]

Webinar – A PATH TO A NEW VISION: Leading from Languishing to Thriving!
Jun 9th, 2021

As we enter a new phase of the COVID-19 pandemic, 15 months in, where vaccines are starting to have an impact around us, why are we not always full of optimism and motivation? Continuing with the successful webinar series from last year ‘A Path to a New Vision’, we will check in with colleagues across […]

Pause 4 Providers
Feb 8th, 2021

Drop-in mindfulness sessions for healthcare providers Join 30-minute online mindfulness sessions guided by Canadian healthcare providers to pause and make space to cultivate well-being and self-compassion. Sessions are open to healthcare workers, staff and professionals at no cost. View the schedule online. Additionally, there are pre-recorded videos, created by healthcare providers who are experienced mindfulness […]

CMA Physician Wellness Hub
Jan 15th, 2021

As a physician, when you’re well, everyone benefits. Healthy and fulfilled physicians perform at a higher level and have better patient outcomes. The Physician Wellness Hub aims to improve physician wellness individually as well as at the system level, and to promote a collaborative approach to physician health and well-being. It does so by: Offering […]

Everyday Mindfulness for Busy Clinicians – February 6, 2021
Jan 4th, 2021

Full day workshop that will take place as a virtual event, online. Date: Saturday, February 6, 2021Time: 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM ETMaximum Participation: 30 ophthalmologistsFacilitators: Rev. Andrew Blake and Dr. Agnes WongLanguage: Presentation will be in EnglishRegistration: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZckfumrqDkpGdQRy5mZQSRht0TURRlggAev Physician wellness is an important issue and a growing concern within the medical profession. The recently released CMA National […]

Everyday Mindfulness for Busy Clinicians – January 9, 2021
Dec 9th, 2020

Full day workshop that will take place as a virtual event, online. Date: Saturday, January 9, 2021Time: 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM ETMaximum Participation: 30 ophthalmologistsFacilitators: Rev. Andrew Blake and Dr. Agnes WongLanguage: Presentation will be in EnglishRegistration: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZApc-mhqT4qGNE3lmF_7TLPCzMUWYQXZr8f Physician wellness is an important issue and a growing concern within the medical profession. The recently released CMA National […]

Navigating the Road to Retirement
Nov 17th, 2020

Consider the following resources as you navigate the road to retirement. Physician Retirement Readiness Study – May 31, 2019 https://invested.mdm.ca/e-books-and-whitepapers/md-physician-retirement-readiness-study Physician Financial Literacy Study – January 10, 2020 https://invested.mdm.ca/e-books-and-whitepapers/md-physician-financial-literacy-study Closing or Leaving a Practicehttps://www.cmpa-acpm.ca/en/advice-publications/browse-articles/2020/closing-or-leaving-a-practice-tips-for-primary-care-physicians How to Manage Your Medical Recordshttps://www.cmpa-acpm.ca/en/advice-publications/browse-articles/2003/a-matter-of-records-retention-and-transfer-of-clinical-records Life After Medicine – A Resource Center designed for retiring and retired physicians. aftermedicine.com

Joule COVID-19 Learning Series: Mindfulness Workshops
May 25th, 2020

These 60-minute interactive, online workshops introduce the core components of Mindfulness Practice, an internationally recognized program to help physicians incorporate mindfulness into their clinical work. Instructors are graduates of the University of Rochester Medical Center Mindful Practice longitudinal internship program. Webinar Details Topic: Mindfulness workshops Tuesday, June 2 – 8:00 pm (EDT) Instructor: Dr. Anita […]

Mindfulness & Resilience Self-Compassion Training for Healthcare Communities (SCHC) Building Resilience and Preventing Burnout
May 5th, 2020

Mindfulness & Resilience Self-Compassion Training for Healthcare Communities (SCHC) Building Resilience and Preventing Burnout Date and time: Tuesdays 6:00pm – 7:00pm from May 26 -June 30, 2020 Fee: $120 + HST (6 week online course) Program Overview Self-Compassion Training for Healthcare Communities (SCHC) is a 6-hr evidence-based healthcare adaptation of Mindful Self-Compassion, the empirically supported […]