Conferences and Education
Industrial Strength Privacy and Security Online WorkshopMay 3, 2016 to June 14, 2016
Online, using Webex
May 3, 10, 17, 24, & 31 & June 14, 2016
12:00 - 1:30 PM ET
Live, interactive, ONLINE using Webex
Gain CPE Credits while you learn!
Just ask the chief executives of Target, Sony or Ashley Madison. Privacy and security are serious business issues!
This six-session online intensive workshop provides a deep look at the skills and tools needed to develop and deploy private and secure cloud, mobile, social media, wearable and IoT solutions in health care, retail, finance, travel, transportation, energy and other industries. It looks at privacy and security requirementsfrom both the vendor and customer perspectives.
Led by Privacy by Design Ambassador, Brendan Seaton, the workshop features lectures from noted privacy and security experts and hands-on activities that provide a foundation for the knowledge, skills and tools needed to protect personal information.
- Privacy and security fundamentals
- The impact of innovation and rapidly advancing technology
- Privacy by design
- Privacy and security architecture
- Privacy and the law
- Building a privacy and security program for your organization
- Privacy Impact Assessment and Threat and Risk Assessment
- Marketing privacy and security for competitive advantage
- Certification of Digital Health Solutions
Government Involvement in eHealthJune 1, 2016
Should the government take a more active role in e-Health? If so, what should it be? Has this been done in other jurisdictions throughout the world? If so, what lessons can we learn and how can we leverage those successes and avoid failures? This session will discuss the way in which our government can best serve the promotion of healthcare technology to improve outcomes – both financial and clinical.
Innovative Technology and Design for Better CareJune 1 - 2, 2016
Are you a clinician involved in a healthcare redevelopment project? Are you a facilities or operations leader?
Project challenges, successes and lessons learned will be presented by healthcare leaders from across the Canada & the US.
Canadian Centre for Healthcare Facilities invites you to join us to share, connect and innovate. Space is limited to 80 participants. Few seats remaining!
Details / registration @ www.cchf.net
Tours of Surrey Memorial Hospital and Jim Pattison Outpatient Care and Surgery Centre by project leaders and clinical staff, focusing on design and clinical outcomes in action of both facilities. Are these facilities meeting expectations?
Dr. Paul D’Arcy, Founder Innovation Boulevard. Dr. D’Arcy will discuss how health technology clusters has demonstrated rapid returns in improved quality of care and economics of care that was incubated at BC’s Innovation Boulevard. Real world clinical demonstrations from embedded innovation-based health care environments showcase advanced treatment in neurology/neurosurgery, with associated best practices currently being deployed on wider scales.
Dr. Seth Bokser, UC San Francisco, a US National leader in clinical informatics will the vision process and outcomes for patient engagement platform and robotics at UCSF. Dr. Bokser also helped start the UCSF Center for Digital Health Innovation in collaboration with some of Silicon Valley’s most successful technology leaders.
Paul Landry, project lead on Centre hospitalier de l’Universite de Montreal, (CHUM project) Montreal, Quebec, in Montreal along with lead designer on the CHUM project, Andrew King, Lemay will highlight the vision to reality for one of North America’s largest academic medical centers. Born from the merger of three hospitals (Hotel Dieu, Hopital St. Luc and Hopital Notre-Dame), CHUM replaces outdated facilities and brings these entities together in a single-site institution.
A Diagnosis of the Digital Health Agenda in Canada: Strategies and Decisions - Past and FutureJune 2, 2016
Over 15 years have passed. What have we accomplished and more importantly what more needs to be done? William Pascal, our instructor, was present during all the major events over these years and will be sharing his frank views on how things unfolded; the good and the bad. More importantly, he will also share his views on what needs to happen going forward to achieve the benefits that a digital agenda holds for us all. He believes we are between 40 to 50% of the way down the road on this journey and the real hard decisions are still ahead of us.
Annual OACCAC ConferenceJune 5 - 7, 2016
Westin Harbour Castle Hotel, Toronto, ON
Annual OACCAC achieving EXCELLENCE TOGETHER Conference
Achieving Excellence Together is a conference for OACCAC members and health system partners that demonstrates leadership and advances excellence and innovation in the delivery of patient-centred home and community care as part of a health care system undergoing transformation.
National Health Leadership ConferenceJune 6 - 7, 2016
Westin Ottawa, Ottawa, ON
The National Health Leadership Conference is the largest national gathering of health leaders in Canada. Themed “Pathways to innovation and change”, this conference aims to again raise the bar, and galvanize the community around the pivotal role of leadership and a culture of engagement in driving change aimed at elevating Canada’s health system performance.
The Community Health Leadership Program: Equipping community health system leaders for the future.June 6 - 10, 2016
Fully Donor-Funded 5-day Leadership Program
Dates: June 6 -10, 2016
Location: Rotman School of Management, Toronto, Ontario
Fee: No Fee ---except for a $500 administrative fee for successful applicants
Application deadline: March 24th, 2016
The Centre for Health Sector Strategy at the Rotman School of Management is excited to announce the 3rd offering of The Community Health Leadership Program.
This program is designed to enhance the participants’ leadership, innovative thinking, change management, communication, and negotiation skills to support new approaches to leadership in a complex world. It will enable the participants to capitalize on their existing knowledge, skills and capabilities and further their capacity to influence health system and organizational change. The program also provides a rich forum for knowledge exchange among peers working in the community sector.
Who should attend?
The program is meant for current or potential senior members of leadership teams in any organization that serves inner city populations and other disadvantaged communities. Applications will be considered from those currently working in community health organizations, community mental health organizations, community health centres, family health teams, hospitals, CCAC, home care providers and other organizations serving these groups.
It is designed to draw a mix of non-clinical/administrative and clinical leaders from across the province. Typical job titles include Chief Executive Officer, Director (in larger organizations where the Executive Director is the most senior position), and Executive Director.
For more information, please visit the Rotman Executive Programs website - https://www.rotman.utoronto.ca/ProfessionalDevelopment/Executive-Programs/CoursesWorkshops/Programs/CHLP.aspx
Ryerson University, Information Night: Health-related Certificate and Degree ProgramsJune 6, 2016
Are you working in a health-related field and looking to build on or advance your career? Ryerson University’s G. Raymond Chang School of Continuing Education has an array of flexible courses, certificates, and degree programs to help take your career to the next level.
Join us for a special information night featuring Gerontology, Health Informatics, Health Services Management, Nursing, and Occupational Health and Safety. Held on campus, this event will provide program-specific and general student-life information:
- Learn about health-related part-time programs and continuing education
- Ask specific questions about admission criteria
- Receive practical advice that will help you plan your academic path
Monday, June 6, 2016
4:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m.–4:15 p.m.
4:15 p.m.–5:15 p.m.
An introduction to The Chang School
Brief overviews of Gerontology, Health Services Management, Nursing, Occupational Health and Safety programs
Open Q&A session
5:15 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
One-on-one information sessions with your program of choice
350 Victoria Street, Toronto, ON
Parking is available at Yonge and Dundas Square, Eaton Centre, and Ryerson parkades. The closest TTC subway stop is Dundas.
Light refreshments will be served.
Space is limited and registration is required for all attendees.
For more information, contact Barbara Dowdye at 416.979.5000 ext. 6669.
Advanced Health Leadership Program - Module IIIJune 13 - 17, 2016
Rotman School of Management, Toronto, ON
- Module III: June 13–17, 2016
Fee: Details regarding scholarships and fees structure are below under 'How to Apply'
This program meets the accreditation criteria of The College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been accredited by Continuing Education and Professional Development, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, for up to 106.5 Mainpro-M1 credits. It is also an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and has been approved for 106.5 credits.
Health Analytics, Precision Medicine and the PatientJune 15 - 22, 2016
Precision medicine is an emerging field in which treatments are tailored to an individual’s genes, environment and lifestyle, and is on the cutting edge of cancer treatment. U.S. President Obama launched the Precision Medicine Initiative with a $215 million investment in the President’s 2016 Budget. This two part series will examine the current state of precision medicine, Canada’s readiness to enable precision medicine, the technical and infrastructure requirements for precision medicine, the strategic steps needed in Canada both in the short and long term, and examples of precision medicine in practice.
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