Public Health & Preventive Medicine

2017-2018 Academic Half Day (AHD) Schedule

July 7, 2017 New Resident Orientation
July 14, 2017 Joint AHD: U of T - Navigating Challenging Work Environments in Public Health (Dr. David McKeown)
July 21, 2017 Epidemiology - Biostatistics I (Dr. Matthew Tenenbaum); Career Planning - resume writing, interview preparation, contract negotiation (Dr. Jessica Hopkins, Hamilton)
July 28, 2017 Joint AHD: U of T - Consulting Skills (Dr. Brent Moloughney, PHO); Epidemiology - Health Measures and Measures of Inequity (Dr. Thomas Piggott)
August 4, 2017 Epidemiology - EIDM (Dr. Susan Jack, McMaster)
August 11, 2017 Epidemiology - Epi Investigation of a Disease of Unknown Etiology (Dr. Thomas Piggott); Hot Topic - Bill 41, Patients First Act (Dr. Deepika Lobo)
August 18, 2017 Hot Topic - Ontario's Approach to Federal Cannabis Legislation (Dr. Mats Junek)
August 25, 2017 Communications - Media (Alex Pedersen, Meredith Maxwell, Niagara)
September 1, 2017 Public Health Structure and Governance; Health Systems (Dr. Mustafa Hirji, Niagara and Dr. Ryan Van Meer)
September 8, 2017 Wellness Day
September 15, 2017 Provincial Rounds: Ottawa - AMR and AMU (Dr. Barbara Potter, PHAC)
September 22, 2017 Joint AHD: U of T - Antibiotic Resistance (Dr. Cindy Shen)
September 29, 2017 CWMOH Journal Club; Health Economics (Dr. Chris Longo, McMaster)
October 6, 2017 Population Health Approach and Health Status Assessment; Working in a Political Environment (Dr. Valerie Jaeger and Sinead McElhone, Niagara)
October 13, 2017 Determinants of Health and Health Equity Impact Assessment-modules (self study)
October 20, 2017 Radon (Dr. Farhan Asrar); Healthy Public Policy and PHO's Framework: The eight steps to developing a healthy public policy (Dr. Ninh Tran, Hamilton); National Review Course for senior residents
October 27, 2017 CWMOH Journal Club; Self Study
November 3, 2017 Determinants of Health and Health Equity Impact Assessment - Part 2 (Ana Carias, Hamilton)
November 10, 2017 National Written Exam
November 17, 2017 Provincial Rounds: Queen's
November 24, 2017 CWMOH Journal Club; Resident-led Rounds: QALY/DALY
December 1, 2017 Resident Retreat - Ancaster Mill
December 8, 2017 Cancelled in Lieu of MAD Day (Wed, Dec 6, 2017)
December 15, 2017 Leadership Assessment (Dr. Ninh Tran, Hamilton)
December 22, 2017 Winter Break - No AHD
December 29, 2017 Winter Break - No AHD


For updates contact Hilary Nolan Haupt.

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Terms of Reference for Academic Half Days