CanSAGE Online Education

Management of iron deficiency anemia (IDA) in gynecology 

November 23, 2020

Certificate: Physicians who wish to claim MOC Section 1 credits must complete the online evaluation form:

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2020Nov23 »
We will email you a certificate within two weeks following receipt of your completed form.

Presenters:

Dr. Ally Murji, MD, MPH, FRCS(C)
Associate Professor, Minimally Invasive Gynaecologic Surgery, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, ON

Dr. Karima Khamisa, MD, FRCPC
Assistant Professor, University of Ottawa; Consultant Haematologist, The Ottawa Hospital (Civic Campus), Ottawa, ON

 

Moderator:

Dr. Sukhbir S. Singh, MD, FRCSC, FACOG
Professor, University of Ottawa; Minimally Invasive Gynecology, The Ottawa Hospital; E. Jolly Research Chair in Gynecologic Surgery, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, ON


Learning Objectives - At the conclusion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  1. Indicate the use of various oral iron supplements in the management of women with iron deficiency anemia

  2. Outline the indications for parenteral iron in the management of women with iron deficiency anemia

  3. Recognize and manage possible side effects of parenteral iron products

 

Target Audience – Gynaecologists, Primary Care practitioners, Fellows and Residents

Accreditation – This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the SOGC. You may claim a maximum of 1 hour (credits are automatically calculated).

Through an agreement between the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert Royal College MOC credits to AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. More information on the process to convert Royal College MOC credit to AMA credit. Read more on the Royal College agreement with the American Medical Association.

We encourage you to engage on the CanSAGE forum, follow @CanSAGE on Twitter, and ask questions via email.

We look forward to your participation!

L'ulipristal n'est plus disponible...que faire?

Le 9 novembre

Conférenciers : Dr Philippe Laberge et Dre Deborah Robertson
Animé par : Dre Catherine Allaire

 

Ulipristal is gone...Now what? 

November 9

Presenters: Dr. Liane Belland and Dr. Mohamed Bedaiwy

Moderator: Dr. Jamie Kroft

Une mise à jour de la ScanPEG à propos de la prise en charge des fibromes avec ménorragies

Certificat :  Pour les médecins qui souhaitent obtenir leur certificat d'attestation de participation afin de l'ajouter au programme MainPort du Collège Royal, section 1, vous devez compléter l'évaluation suivante en ligne :

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2020Nov9 »

Nous vous enverrons votre certificat par courriel 1 semaine après réception de votre fiche d'évaluation.

A CanSAGE update on the management of fibroids and heavy menstrual bleeding

Certificate: Physicians who wish to claim MOC Section 1 credits must complete the online evaluation form: 

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2020Nov9 »

We will email you a certificate within one week following receipt of your completed form.

Accreditation – This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the SOGC. You may claim a maximum of 2 hours (credits are automatically calculated).

Through an agreement between the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert Royal College MOC credits to AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. More information on the process to convert Royal College MOC credit to AMA credit. Read more on the Royal College agreement with the American Medical Association.

We encourage you to engage on the CanSAGE forum, follow @CanSAGE on Twitter, and ask questions via email.

We look forward to your participation!

Activité de formation continue agréée – La présente activité est une activité d'apprentissage collectif agréée (section 1), au sens que lui donne le programme de Maintien du certificat du Collège royal des médecins et chirurgiens du Canada; elle a été approuvée par la SOGC. Vous pouvez déclarer un maximum de 2 heures (les crédits sont calculés automatiquement).

En vertu d'une entente conclue entre le Collège royal des médecins et chirurgiens du Canada et l'American Medical Association, les médecins peuvent convertir les crédits obtenus au titre du programme de MDC du Collège royal en crédits de catégorie 1 de l'AMA PRAMC. Renseignements supplémentaires sur le processus de conversion des crédits du programme de MDC du Collège royal en crédits de l'AMA. Cliquez ici pour en savoir plus sur l’entente conclue entre le Collège royal et l’American Medical Association.

Nous vous enverrons un certificat de participation une semaine après réception de votre formulaire d'évaluation en ligne.

Nous vous encourageons à vous engager sur le forum SCanPEG/CanSAGE, à suivre @CanSAGE sur Twitter, et à poser des questions par courriel.

Understanding and managing your stress, and your patient’s stress, during these COVID times
July 8, 2020 

Learning Objectives:

After completion of the presentation, the participant will be able to:

  • Describe and discuss the potential social and psychological impact of COVID-19 on physicians and their patients

  • Review stress coping mechanisms

  • Apply a behavioural approach to stress management 

 
Presenters:

Dr. Catherine Allaire, MD, FRCSC – CanSAGE President; Clinical Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of British Columbia, will provide the OB/GYN perspective

Dr. Michael Vallis, PhD R Psych – Associate Professor, Family Medicine, Dalhousie University


Moderator:
Dr. Sukhbir S. Singh, MD, FRCSC, FACOG – CanSAGE Executive Director; Professor, University of Ottawa ​

Accreditation:
This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the SOGC. You may claim a maximum of 1 hour (credits are automatically calculated).


Through an agreement between the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert Royal College MOC credits to AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. More information on the process to convert Royal College MOC credit to AMA credit. 

Read more on the Royal College agreement with the American Medical Association. 


THANK YOU for your participation!

We encourage you to engage on the CanSAGE forum, follow @CanSAGE on Twitter, and ask questions via email.

La chirurgie laparoscopique au temps de la Covid : recommandations, techniques et triage  
Le 22 juin

Webinaire présenté en collaboration avec l’AOGQ et la SCanPEG.

Session en français. 

Conférenciers :

Philippe Laberge, FRCSC ACGE, CHU de Québec, Pavillon CHUL ​

Sarah Maheux-Lacroix, MSc PhD FRCSC, CHU de Québec, Pavillon CHUL ​

Chantal Rivard, FRCSC DESS Éthique, CIUSSS de l’Est-de-l’île-de Montréal, Pavillon HMR ​

Animé par :

Karine Girard, FRCSC, CHU de Québec, Pavillon HSFA ​

Objectifs d’apprentissage :

  1. Comparer les recommandations de diverses sociétés savantes à propos de la chirurgie laparoscopique en temps de Covid-19

  2. Intégrer les diverses techniques laparoscopiques pour atténuer les risques de transmission

  3. Déterminer un processus éthique de priorisation des chirurgies laparoscopiques dans le contexte de déconfinement progressif​

Activité de formation continue agréée :

La présente activité est une activité d'apprentissage collectif agréée (section 1), au sens que lui donne le programme de Maintien du certificat du Collège royal des médecins et chirurgiens du Canada; elle a été approuvée par la SOGC. Vous pouvez déclarer un maximum de 1 heure (les crédits sont calculés automatiquement).

En vertu d'une entente conclue entre le Collège royal des médecins et chirurgiens du Canada et l'American Medical Association, les médecins peuvent convertir les crédits obtenus au titre du programme de MDC du Collège royal en crédits de catégorie 1 de l'AMA PRAMC. Renseignements supplémentaires sur le processus de conversion des crédits du programme de MDC du Collège royal en crédits de l'AMA.

 

Nous vous encourageons à vous engager sur le forum SCanPEG/CanSAGE, à suivre @CanSAGE sur Twitter, et à poser des questions par courriel.

Publish or Perish - A Practical Look at Research Dissemination in 2020  
June 8

Suggested readings (Word doc) »

Covid 19 has resulted in rapid research translation. Today it is more important to understand how to publish good research and how to avoid predatory journals during this time. Recognized experts in publishing, Dr. David Moher and Dr. Togas Tulandi, share their expertise on how to navigate a very confusing world of publications and knowledge translation.
 

Learning Objectives:

After completion of the presentation, the participant will be able to:

  • Identify the drivers of the current academic incentives and reward structure

  • Be able to define a predatory journal

  • Know how to avoid submission to predatory journals

  • Review different types of manuscripts

  • Recognize the priorities of a journal

  • Review how to write a publishable manuscript

  • Apply Ethics in Publishing 

  • Review criteria of Authorship

  • Summarize the process from submission until acceptance or rejection of a manuscript

 
Presenters:

Predatory Journals and Publishers: Diagnosis and management

David Moher, PhD – Senior Scientist, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Director, Centre for Journalology, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute; Associate Professor, School of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Ottawa
 

Strategies for Publishing your Research

Togas Tulandi, MD, MHCM, FRCSC, FACOG – Professor & Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Milton Leong Chair in Reproductive Medicine, McGill University, Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada

Moderator:
Sukhbir S. Singh, MD, FRCSC, FACOG – Executive Director CanSAGE, Professor, University of Ottawa ​

Accreditation:
This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the SOGC. You may claim a maximum of 1 hour (credits are automatically calculated).


Through an agreement between the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert Royal College MOC credits to AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. More information on the process to convert Royal College MOC credit to AMA credit. 

Read more on the Royal College agreement with the American Medical Association. 

 

We encourage you to engage on the CanSAGE forum, follow @CanSAGE on Twitter, and ask questions via email.

AUB in COVID Times – A Canadian Perspective 
Monday, May 25, 2020

Download the AUB Resources PDF »

Objectives:

  • Review the situation of AUB currently in Canada, including the burden of illness and impact of delaying treatment

  • Discuss tips and tricks for management of bleeding virtually 

  • Identify when a clinic visit is necessary, and a biopsy should be performed

  • Provide tips on how to manage the positive biopsy when surgery is not immediately available

 
Presenters:

Jamie Kroft, MD, FRCSC – Secretary CanSAGE, Associate Professor, University of Toronto
Sari Kives, MD, FRCSC, MSc – Treasurer CanSAGE, Associate Professor, University of Toronto
Lilian T. Gien, MD, MSc, FRCSC – Associate Professor, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Sunnybrook Odette Cancer Centre


Moderator:
Sukhbir S. Singh MD, FRCSC, FACOG – Executive Director CanSAGE, Professor, University of Ottawa ​

Accreditation:
This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the SOGC. You may claim a maximum of 1 hour (credits are automatically calculated).


Through an agreement between the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert Royal College MOC credits to AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. More information on the process to convert Royal College MOC credit to AMA credit. 

Read more on the Royal College agreement with the American Medical Association. 

Tips and Resources for Managing Endometriosis and Pain in COVID Times – A Canadian Perspective  
Monday, May 11, 2020
 

Download the Pain Resources PDF »

Objectives:

  • Review the key points in taking a history during a virtual health encounter

  • Discuss tips and tricks for medical management of endometriosis and pain

  • Identify red flags and patients that should be seen in person

  • Provide online resources that may assist patients by reducing anxiety and changing the pain experience

 
Presenters:

Catherine Allaire MD, FRCSC – President CanSAGE, Medical Director, BC Women's Centre for Pelvic Pain and Endometriosis​
Rebecca Weaver BSc M.PT – Registered Physiotherapist

Clarissa Matsuda MAA (Psych) – Registered Clinical Counsellor
 
Moderator:

Sukhbir S. Singh MD, FRCSC, FACOG – Executive Director CanSAGE, Professor, University of Ottawa ​