Social Political and Scientific Issues Seminar Schedule

Wednesdays, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
500 University Avenue, Room 303

*Unless noted otherwise in the course listings 

2015-2016 Seminar Schedule

2016-2017 Seminar Schedule


2017 | Jul | Aug | Sep | Oct | Nov | Dec
2018 | Jan | Feb | Mar | Apr | May | Jun
 

July
 

Date Topic Presenter Time
July 5 76 Grenville St., 2nd Floor, Room 2239
Orientation to the Bay Centre for Birth Control
Women's Health: An Introduction
Women's Health Core Day
Dr. Rob Dmytryshyn
Dr. Kymm Feldman

9:00 - 10:15
10:30 - 11:45
July 12 Seminar Course Intro & Needs Assessment
Family Medicine, Generalism and Primary Care
Dr. Samantha Green

9:00 - 10:15
10:30 - 11:45

July 19 Clinical Public Health
FM in Specialist Dominating Med Community    
Dr. Ross Upshur
Baraa Alghalyini
9:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00
July 26 Topics in Medical Education Abbas Ghavam-Rassoul 9:00 - 12:00

August

Date Topic Presenter time
August 2

CANCELLED

   
August 9 CANCELLED    
August 16

CANCELLED

   
August 23 CANCELLED    
August 30 CANCELLED    

September

Date Topic PResenter Time  

 

September 6  76 Grenville St. 2nd Floor, Room 2239
Gynecological Emergencies in the Family Practice Setting
Procedural Skills: IUD Insertion and Endometrial Biospy
Women's Health Core Day
Dr. Diana Hsiang
Dr. Diana Hsiang
9:00 - 10:15
10:30 - 11:45
 
September 13 Seminar Course Intro/Needs Assessment
McWhinney Chapter 1
Dr. Samantha Green 9:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00
 
September 20 Canadian Health Care System
Poverty & Health
Dr. Samantha Green
 
9:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00
 
September 27 McWhinney Chapter 2
Toronto Health Care System
Amir Farajzadeh-Ahari
Dr. Curtis Handford
9:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00
 

October

Date Topic Presenter Time  
October 4 76 Grenville St. 2nd Floor, Room 2239
A Brief History of "Women's Bodies" in Medicine
Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence
Women's Health Core Day
Dr. Diane de Camps Meschino
Sheila Macdonald
9:00 - 10:15
10:30 - 11:45
 
October 11 Achieving Primary Care Policy Objectives in Ontario Dr. Rick Glazier 9:00 - 12:00  
October 18 McWhinney Chapter 8: Patient-Doctor Communication
Anti-oppression
Hayat AlZahrani
Stephanie Nixon
9:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00
 
October 25 McWhinney Chapter 3
Peer Support
Nour Amiri and Amal Rezk
Christine Gregory, Andrew Gardner
9:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00
 

November
 

Date Topic Presenter Time
November 1 76 Grenville St. 2nd Floor, Room 2239
The Changing Face of Abortion in Canada
Navigating the LGBTQ Spectrum in the Health Care Setting
Women's Core Day
Sheila Dunn
James R. M. Owen

9:00 - 10:15
10:30 - 11:45
November 8 Advocacy
Making sense of the Public vs Private healthcare debate
Samantha Green
Danyaal Raza
9:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00
November 15 Climate Change and Health
Pharmacare

Joe Vipond 
Danyaal Raza

9:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00
November 22 Journal Club
Health Care for Refugees
Abbas Ghavam-Rassoul
Meb Rashid

9:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00

November 29 Global Family Medicine
Comparative Health Systems / Clinical Management of Complexity
Katherine Rouleau
Raymond Robert

9:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00

December

Date Topic Presenter Time  
December 6 -open slot-
-open slot-
- TBA -
- TBA -
   
December 13 Enhanced Skills in Family Medicine
-open slot-
Julia Alleyne
- TBA -
   
December 20 -Research in Family Practice-
-open slot-
- Shiva Barati / Botaina Labani-
- TBA -
9:00 - 10:30
10:30 -12:00
 

January

Date Topic Presenter Time
January 3      
January 10 The Changing Role of Pharmacists
-open slot-
Jennifer Lake 9:00 - 10:15
January 17
263 McCaul
Room 320
Quality Improvement Initiatives/HQO
-open slot-
Joshua Tepper
-TBA-
9:00 - 10:15
10:30 - 12:00

January 24
263 McCaul
Room 320

     
January 31      

February

Date Topic Presenter Time
February 7      
February 14      
February 21      
February 28      

March

Date Topic Presenter Time
March 7      
March 14      
March 21      
March 28 -open slot-
Building Advocacy Coalitions to tackle social determinants
-open slot-
Andrew Pinto
9:00 -10:30
10:30 - 12:00

April

Date Topic pResenter Time
April 4      
April 11      
April 18      
April 25      

May 

Date Topic Presenter Time
May 2      
May 9      
May 16      
May 23      
May 30      

 

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