Black at Temerty Medicine – Dismantling Anti-Black Racism in Medical Education

On Wednesday, March 23rd, 2022, from 6:00 to 8:00 PM, the University of Toronto Temerty Faculty of Medicine hosted a series of interactive conversations focused on addressing anti-Black racism in medical education, with a specific focus on undergraduate and postgraduate medical education at the University of Toronto. Over 180 individuals participated in the conversations, including […]

Congratulations to SACME 2022 Presenters and Award Winners

The annual Society for Academic Continuing Medical Education (SACME) meeting was held online from February 21-23, 2022. This year, the meeting focused on Work, Life, Learning: Navigating Through Uncertain Times. This conference brings together educators, administrators and other CPD health professionals from across North America and is the premier academic conference in CPD. The University […]

Embedding Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) into CPD Instructional Design and Delivery – Workshop

Embedding Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) into CPD Instructional Design and Delivery was an interactive workshop held on Wednesday, January 19, 2022. Over 60 individuals tuned in to the online session which defined health equity, diversity, and inclusion in the context of continuing professional education and provided an opportunity to discuss how to create equitable, accessible, and inclusive […]

Grant Funding in Support of CPD – NEW DEADLINE

We are once again offering grant funding in support of CPD! The newly revised CPD Advancement and Ideas Grants are intended to support research and scholarly activities focused on the continuing professional development of practicing healthcare professionals. Under the new structure, two streams of opportunities will be available: One grant worth up to $10,000 CAD […]

Happy Holidays

In the past year, amid the continuing challenges of the global COVID-19 pandemic, CPD continued to promote lifelong learning and respond to the changing needs of practitioners and the health care system. Overwhelmingly, our learners responded positively to the online environment. 47,200 learners from across the globe took part in 247 U of T-accredited CPD […]

Returning CPD Programs for Spring 2022

The Temerty Faculty of Medicine CPD team is excited to offer a slate of returning programs for Spring 2022. Dates and locations will be released in the coming weeks. Visit individual conference websites to sign up for notifications and details. Update in Dentistry Experts in oral and maxillofacial surgery, periodontics, anesthesia, endodontics, prosthodontics, and oral […]

New Conference Exploring Pediatric Health Inequity in Canada Seeks Abstracts

The inaugural Canadian Children, Youth and Communities (CCYC) Health In | Equity Conference will be held online, November 27, 2021, with the aim of bringing together professionals in pediatrics and allied health care to address inequities from birth to adolescence. The digital conference explores health equity topics particular to marginalized communities in Canada’s health care […]

Enhance Your Online Teaching Skills With CPD Program This Fall

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There is still time to sign up for CPD’s Teaching with Technology, returning online this fall, starting September 14. The 40-hour accredited program is designed to help enhance your digital skill set for teaching using education technology. Going beyond the basics of educating in an online environment, this program will help you effectively integrate online […]

A New Framework for Equity in Health Education

Creating health education and training that promotes equitable and inclusive learning is at the heart of a new framework created by researchers at The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH). The Health Equity and Inclusion Framework for Education and Training is made to be used by anyone involved in designing, building or delivering training […]

Two Fall Programs Offer a Path to the New CPD Credential

Starting this October, two of CPD’s certificate programs return in digital interactive form. Designed to help improve effectiveness and efficiency in the delivery of CPD programs, CPD Foundations and Leading and Influencing Change, can help health care professionals engaged in continuing professional development activities. The Certificate Program in CPD Foundations emphasizes fundamental theory and skill […]