Additional Resources

  1. COVID-19 Information and Resources compiled by the CFPC

    CFPC  Resources  
    Website  
  2. Tips and videos about what you need to know about COVID-19

    OMA  Resources  
    Website  
  3. COVID-19 Information and Resources compiled by the Society for Academic Continuing Medical Education (SACME)

    Resources  SACME  
    Website  
  4. Information on the coronavirus outbreak and impact to the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

    RCPSC  Resources  
    Website  
  5. Developed and hosted by the University of Toronto Centre for Faculty Development (CFD) and led by Drs. Ivy Oandasan and Karen Leslie, this 1.5 hour webinar will introduce a framework for clinical teachers and educators to be able to prepare, supervise and support a variety of learning goals for learners in the context of various virtual care settings. To go to the CFD website to register, please use the registration link provided.

    Teaching  Tips  Virtual Care  E-Learning  
    Webinar  
  6. Developed and hosted by the University of Toronto Centre for Faculty Development (CFD) and led by Mark Kinach, from Unity Health Toronto, this 2 hour long webinar will guide you through the best practices of using Zoom to deliver education to your learners. To go to the CFD website to register, please use the registration link provided.

    Resources  Tips  
    Webinar  
  7. Weekly COVID-19 Bulletin for First Nations and Indigenous peoples

    Mental Health  Indigenous Health  First Nations  
    PDF  
  8. Coronavirus symptoms, diagnosis and treatment tips from the Public Health Agency of Canada

    PHAC  Resources  
    Website  
  9. Resources for physicians and patients from the CMA in collaboration with the Public Health Agency of Canada, provincial and territorial medical associations, and the Council of Chief Medical Officers of Health

    Patients  PHAC  Practice Management  Resources  
    Website  
  10. Guidance documents on COVID-19 produced for a number of health and other sectors.

    MOH  MOLTC  Resources  
    Website  
  11. FAQs about CMPA assistance and medical-legal risks; tele-health and virtual care; scarcity of resources and more from the Canadian Medical Protection Association.

    CMPA  Resources  
    Website  
  12. COVID-19 Updates and Resources for Faculty, Staff and Residents from the Department of Family and Community Medicine

    Online  Remote  Teaching  UofT  
    Website  
  13. Links to Medical Information about coronavirus and workflow/protocols from Zhejiang University, University of Washington, and more.

    Resources  
    Google Doc  
  14. pdf

    New Yorker article highlighting lessons learned from Hong Kong and Singapore to contain coronavirus in the United States

    Prevention  
    Article  
  15. pdf

    One pager that explains self monitoring, self isolation and isolation.

    PHAC  Resources  
    Infographic  
  16. Timely updates on the COVID-19 pandemic and planning from the School’s senior leadership - Cases Dashboard, COVID-19 Acute and Intensive Care Resource Tool

    Cases  Resources  UofT  
    Website  
  17. pdf

    Mental Health and Psychosocial Considerations During COVID-19 Outbreak for healthcare workers, the genreral population and more prepared by the World Health Organization.

    Mental Health  WHO  
    PDF  
  18. Pallium, in collaboration with the Canadian Medical Association (CMA), are offering 6 self-directed modules on palliative care for all health care professionals in response to this unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic.

    CMA  Palliative Care  Modules  
    Modules  
  19. Learn how the Ministry of Health is helping to keep Ontarians safe during the 2019 Novel Coronavirus outbreak. Find out how to protect yourself and how to recognize symptoms, Status of cases in Ontario, Declaration of emergency, Coronaviruses, The 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19), etc.

    PHO  Resources  
    Website  
  20. A growing curated collection of resources including tip sheets and tools from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada about teaching virtually, learning virtually, and how to integrate CanMEDS Roles into your virtual teaching and assessments.

    Guide  RCPSC  Teaching  Tips  Training  
    Website  
  21. Vivek Goel, Vice-President, Research and Innovation, and Strategic Initiatives and a professor at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, looks at social distancing, what “flattening the curve” means and what measures can be taken to prepare our health-care system to help protect the most vulnerable and develop wider public immunity to the virus.

    Prevention  UofT  
    Podcast  
  22. The COVID-19 Pandemic has presented us with numerous challenges, including how to create meaningful, engaging, and effective learning experiences online. Join us in exploring how to facilitate learning online, starting with the basics.

    Teaching  Training  CPD  Education  Virtual Learning  
    Webinar  
  23. "Dr. Deena Hinshaw (Chief Medical Officer of Health, Alberta) and Dr. Jeff Kwong (family physician and scientist with Public Health Ontario) discuss public health campaigns during the pandemic. Hosted by Dr. Janice Harvey.
    "

    CFPC  Public Health  
    Video  
  24. Assessment Centre Info, State of Emergency & Current Health Situation, Daily Media Briefing provided by the City of Toronto

    Media Brief  Resources  
    Website  
  25. LitCovid is a curated literature hub for tracking up-to-date scientific information about the 2019 novel Coronavirus. It is the most comprehensive resource on the subject, providing a central access to 3207 (and growing) relevant articles in PubMed.

    Resources  
    E-Resource  
  26. The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in requiring teaching to be delivered through alternative methods. Join us for a free 90-minute interactive webinar on teaching in the pandemic to small-moderate group sizes (2 - 25 learners).

    CPD  Medical Education  Virtual Education  
    Webinar  
  27. 90 minute interactive zoom webinar on “teaching in the pandemic”. This webinar will focus on small to moderate size (2-25 people) online teaching techniques (for example: resident academic half day, medical student seminars, or specialty continuing education offerings).

    CPD  Medical Education  Virtual Education  
    Webinar  
  28. This app, developed by the World Health Organization, provides mobile access to the WHO COVID-19 knowledge resources, including up-to-the-minute guidance, tools, training, and virtual workshops to support health workers in caring for patients infected by COVID-19 and protect themselves as they do their critical work. It provides detailed information and tools addressing key areas of concerns for health workers responding to the outbreak:

    • Infection prevention control
    • Case management
    • Use of personal protective equipment
    • Staff safety and health
    • Risk communication & community engagement
    Guidance  Assessment  Communication  PPE  Procedure  Training  
    App  
  29. This app, developed by the World Health Organization, provides mobile access to the WHO COVID-19 knowledge resources, including up-to-the-minute guidance, tools, training, and virtual workshops to support health workers in caring for patients infected by COVID-19 and protect themselves as they do their critical work. It provides detailed information and tools addressing key areas of concerns for health workers responding to the outbreak:

    • Infection prevention control
    • Case management
    • Use of personal protective equipment
    • Staff safety and health
    • Risk communication & community engagement
    Guidance  Assessment  Communication  PPE  Procedure  Trainees  
    App  
  30. Public Advice, Country & Technical Guidance and Daily press briefings, from the World health Organization.

    Media Brief  Resources  WHO  
    Website