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Dr. James Owen appointed lead of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and 2-Spirited Education Theme

Dr. James Owen is the new Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and 2-Spirited (LGBTQ2S) Education Theme Lead for the Undergraduate Medical Education Program (MD Program) at the University of Toronto.
Oct 12 / 2017

Palliative Care for Patients Living with Advanced Heart Failure

Heart failure affects approximately 600,000 Canadians and is one of the leading causes of hospitalizations.
Oct 2 / 2017

Experiential Simulation Highlights Plight of Low-Income Canadians

Walking a mile in someone else’s shoes takes on another meaning in “Stand Up for Health,” an experiential learning simulation that shows physicians and medical students the challenges faced by economically vulnerable Canadians. Over 800 people have participated in the two-hour workshop, which simulates the life of low-income Canadians with a focus on the social determinants of health.
Sep 25 / 2017

Perspective on Alma-Ata’s Legacy and Steps Forward for Family Care Around the World

September is the anniversary of the Alma-Ata declaration, a defining moment which urged all governments and health professionals to protect and promote the health of all peoples.
Sep 19 / 2017
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