Upcoming Conferences and Courses

Upcoming Conferences graphicNorth York General Hospital is committed to continuing education and professional development, through provision of education events and conferences for physicians and health professionals locally and nationally.
Courses offered on a regular basis throughout the year:   
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) introduces advanced health care practitioners to diagnostic and therapeutic interventions for the acute cardiac patient through case-based learning. The course is designed for those in the health care field who require or are interested in knowledge of advanced acute cardiac care and resuscitation.      
For more information contact conferences@nygh.on.ca
CASTED is a series of "hands-on" orthopedic courses. Each course combines case-based lectures with extensive "hands-on'" practice. By focusing on high-yield clinical pearls, CASTED improves your assessment and management skills, helps you identify "red flag" patients, and increases your confidence with important procedures
CASTED website

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) is a video-based, Instructor-led, advanced course, that focuses on a systematic approach to pediatric assessment, basic life support, PALS treatment algorithms, effective resuscitation and team dynamics to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children, resulting in improved outcomes. 

PALS Full Certification Course
Pediatric Advanced Life Support course website

PALS Renewal Course 

   July 11, 2019
Register for the Pediatric Advanced Life Support Renewal Course
For more information on PALS contact conferences@nygh.on.ca

Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS)
The PEARS Provider Course prepares health care providers caring for pediatric patients with foundational skills to assess, recognize, and participate in the initial management of respiratory and/or cardiovascular emergencies and cardiopulmonary arrest. Active case-based instruction will be used to teach students to provide appropriate lifesaving interventions within the initial minutes after response until the child is transferred to an advanced life support provider. 
PEARS course website
For more information contact conferences@nygh.on.ca

Additional upcoming conferences:

Family Medicine Clinic Day
   January 18, 2020

EMC2 Emergency Medicine Cardiology Course
With Dr. Amal Mattu
Learn more and register on the course website
  September 16–17, 2019  Toronto
  November 18–19, 2019   Montreal
EM Cases Course
    June 24, 2019

5 Chiefs Family Medicine Clinic Day
   April 2020

Emergency Medicine Update
   May 7-9, 2020 

Hemodynamic Instability Course (HIC)
   Full course description and online registration available on the HIC website


  ACLS Certification Course
   Contact: conferences@nygh.on.ca

   ACLS Recertification Course
   Contact: conferences@nygh.on.ca

   CASTED Courses
   Contact: casted@nygh.on.ca

   Emergency Medicine Update

   Family Medicine Clinic Day
   Contact: conferences@nygh.on.ca

   Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
PALS website
   The EM Cases Course 

   5 Chiefs Family Medicine Clinic Day
   Contact: conferences@nygh.on.ca

   Podcast CAMP Course
   Learn more on the Podcast Camp website