Workshop Series

Learn the Basics for Success at the Department of Family and Community Medicine (DFCM)

Whether you are new to the department or a seasoned faculty member, connect with the people and resources at DFCM through the Basics faculty development workshop series. You’ll gain access to valuable tools at each stage of your career. These workshops are tailored to the specific needs of family medicine teachers and also provide opportunities for networking. 

Current offerings:

Get in touch with your Faculty Development Lead for information on eligibility and the next scheduled workshop dates, or email pd.familymed@utoronto.ca for more information.

Basics for New Faculty

You’ll benefit from practical teaching workshops and the chance to connect with your fellow DFCM colleagues during this multi-day accredited orientation program for new faculty. Program content focuses on the skills and knowledge to help navigate common teaching situations successfully. You’ll also learn about the resources available to you through DFCM and how to use them in your career path.

Topics include:

  • Effective Teaching Strategies
  • Feedback and Evaluation
  • Professionalism
  • Challenging Teaching Situations

Dates for 2022-2023     *Please note that registration is now closed for the 2022-2023 program.

Day 1: Friday, November 4, 2022 - In-Person from 8:30am- 4:30pm (Full Day)
Day 2:
 Friday, December 2, 2022- Virtual from 12:30pm-4:30pm 
Day 3: Thursday, January 19, 2023 - Virtual from 8:30am-12:00pm
Day 4: Friday, March 3, 2023 - Virtual 1pm-4:30pm
Day 5: Thursday, March 30, 2023 - In-Person 8:30am-4:30pm (Full Day)