External Conference Listing

Medical Education Conferences 2019-20


Organization Conference Dates Location Website
AMEE 2019
(Assoc. for Medical Education in Europe)
Aug 24-28, 2019 Vienna, Austria https://amee.org/conferences/amee-2019
(Saskatchewan College of Family Physicians)
Family Medicine Forum & Rural Mentorship Program Sep 20-21, 2019 Regina, SK https://sk.cfpc.ca/fmr/about/
Preconference to ICRE 2019 International Conference on Faculty Development for the Health Professions Sep 23 - 25, 2019 Ottawa, ON http://www.royalcollege.ca/rcsite/events/icre/facdev-icre-conferences-e
ICRE 2019
(International Conference on Residency Education)
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Sep 26 - 28, 2019 Ottawa, ON http://www.royalcollege.ca/rcsite/events/icre/about/future-icre-conferences-e
CMA Canadian Conference on Physician Health Oct 3 - 5, 2019 St. John’s, NL https://www.cma.ca/canadian-conference-physician-health-ccph
Harvard Macy Course Health Care Education 2.0 Transforming your teaching for the digital age Oct 20 - 25, 2019 Boston, MA https://www.harvardmacy.org/index.php/hmi-courses/hce2-0
ICCH&HARC (International Conference on Communication in Healthcare and Health Literacy) Academy of Communication in Healthcare Oct 27 - 30, 2019 San Diego, CA https://www.achonline.org/Events/International-Conference-ICCH/2019
Family Medicine Foum)
College of Family Physicians of Canada Oct 30 - Nov 2, 2019 Vancouver, BC https://fmf.cfpc.ca/
(Association of American Medical Colleges)
Annual meeting and Leadership programs See List https://www.aamc.org/members/leadership/catalog/324638/all.html
Ottawa Conference Assessment of Health Professionals and Evaluation of Programs: Best Practice and Future Development Feb 29 - Mar 4, 2020 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia https://www.ottawaconference.org/
CGEA 2020 CGEA Spring Conference Apr 1 - 3, 2020 Rapid City, SD https://www.visitrapidcity.com/sites/all/themes/rapidcity/images/RapidCityGuide2019.pdf
Harvard Macy Course Writing, Publishing, and Social Media for Healthcare Professionals Apr 16 - 18, 2020 Boston MA https://wps.hmscme.com/
(Canadian Conference on Medical Education)
Weaving Humanism into the Fabric of medical Education Apr 18 - 21, 2020 Vancouver, BC https://mededconference.ca/
SRPC Rural and Remote Conference Apr 23 - 25, 2020 Ottawa, ON https://srpc.ca/event-3243879
(Society of Teachers of Family Medicine)
Annual Spring Conference May 2 - 6, 2020 Salt Lake City, Utah https://www.stfm.org/Conferences/AnnualSpringConference
Harvard Macy Course Program for Educators in Health Professions PART 1 May 11 - 16, 2020 Boston, MA https://www.harvardmacy.org/index.php/hmi-courses/educators
Choosing Wisely Canada National Meeting 2020 TBA May 25 - 26, 2020 TBA https://choosingwiselycanada.org/event/national-meeting-2020
Harvard Macy Course Program for Educators in Health Professions Part 2 Oct 11 - 16, 2020 Boston, MA https://www.harvardmacy.org/index.php/hmi-courses/educators
WONCA World Conference 2020 Nov 26 - 29, 2020 Abu Dhabi, UAE https://www.globalfamilydoctor.com/Conferences/WONCAWorldconference2020.aspx
(The International Association of Medical Science Educators)
IAMSE 2020 Annual Meeting TBA TBA https://iamse.site-ym.com/page/geninfo


Faculty Orientation to Teaching

For more resources and online modules, see under resources.

Webinars - let us know what you want to connect to!

We belong to several medical education organizations (AMEE, IAMSE, AMCC) and can access many free webinars.  We can organize a viewing of an archived or live webinar for you or a group.  Keep an eye out in our regular programming for webinars that we are currently offering. All sessions are facilitated to encourage discussion of the local applications and implications and we are happy to arrange access for distributed sites.

For full upcoming Webinar details, please check the event calendar.

Webinars can be accessed from the following:

  • CAME Canadian Assoc for Medical Education
  • AMEE Association for Medical Education for Europe
  • Choosing Wisely
  • RCPSC – Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • AFMC – Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada
  • CHES – Centre for Health Education Scholarship UBC
  • AAMC – American Assoc of Medical Colleges
  • IAMSE International Assoc of Medical Science Educators
  • CFHI – Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement

Medical Education and Research Scholarship Day

This is a sharing event to celebrate the medical education research and scholarship work that is being done in medicine and across the health professions in the province of SK.  Starting in June, 2017 this event is offered annually and showcases work by staff, faculty and learners across the province.  All are welcome and invited to submit abstracts which opens in January and closes in March. 

This year’s MERSD was in Regina on June 7th! 

2019 MERSD Abstracts Booklet

2018 MERSD Abstracts Booklet

Previous MERSD Recordings

Coming soon!


Medical Education Research and Scholarship Day  recorded sessions from 2018    

       Morning Oral Presentations

       Dr. Ian Scott Morning Plenary

       Dr. Alice Fornari Afternoon Plenary

       Afternoon Oral Presentations




Thinking about your thinking – click on the image above to download and use this template to record  “process notes” to reflect on what you want to use or take away from this page.  This can be similar to writing a progress note on patient care.  Download this pdf and keep it as a record.  Write out your comments on what you are learning and come back to this from time to time to see how your thoughts and feelings are changing.  Review what you have written and re-comment on how you are applying what you are learning to your day to day practice.


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