Conferences and Courses

View upcoming conferences and courses:

Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)

*Staff and physicians at North York General Hospital may be eligible for direct or indirect funding, for ACLS courses.  For more information visit our ACLS website or the Education Development Fund (“ed”) at

This course 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

  • ACLS Renewal Course
    January 25, 2020
    March 7, 2020
    June 8, 2020
  • ACLS Provider Course
    January 25 and 26, 2020
    March 7 and 8, 2020
    June 8 and 9, 2020


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)

*Staff and physicians at North York General Hospital may be eligible for direct or indirect funding for PALS courses.  For more information visit our PALS website or the Education Development Fund (“ed”) at

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 Provider Course

Pediatric Advanced Life Support course website

December 5 and 6, 2019
April 2 and 3, 2020

PALS Renewal Course 

Pediatric Advanced Life Support Renewal course webstie
For more information on PALS contact

February 13, 2020
June 10, 2020

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

PEARS Course
February 6, 2020
March 5, 2020
September 15, 2020

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

November 18–19, 2019   Montreal  

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
ACLS Recertification Course


CASTED Courses  

Emergency Medicine Update

Family Medicine Clinic Day 


Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
PALS website

The EM Cases Course

5 Chiefs Family Medicine Clinic Day

Podcast CAMP Course
Learn more on the Podcast Camp website