Events

Find out what health care and life sciences sector events are taking place across the country.

21/04/2021 Virtual Event Webinar Wednesday: A Systemic Solution to Support Ontario North Region Communities

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

This is an online event.

Introduction to OMD, and an overview of the Insight4care program.

Learning Objectives:
Discuss the technology enablers for integrated and patient-centered care
Examine a methodology to improve population health management
Understand the challenges with remote patient monitoring

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22/04/2021 Virtual Event Together We Care 2021

April 20 to April 22, 2021

This is an online event

Together We Care 2021 is a collaborative forum that joins the long-term care and retirement community sectors to help shape the future of seniors’ care. It provides the unique opportunity to tune in virtually to hear from inspirational keynotes, as well as leaders and change-makers from across the seniors’ care continuum about novel ideas and case studies, new models of care, partnerships for success, and hot topics that both challenge and inform attendees.

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28/04/2021 Virtual Event Webinar Wednesday: Nurse Smart Phone Use – Innovation and Best Practices

Wednesday, April 28, 2021

This is an online event

This webinar will examine the role of clinical mobility in the transformation of healthcare, explain why clinical mobility is strategically important to all healthcare provider organizations and provide a vision and inspiration on how advanced technologies, when properly coordinated, can help extend patient centricity and care delivery excellence.

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29/04/2021 Virtual Event Progress Summit 2021 – Part 2: Building a Caring Economy to Speed Recovery

Thursday, April 29, 2021

This is an online event.

This is the second event of the Broadbent Institute’s annual Progress Summit series.

As we start to anticipate an end to the pandemic, how can we rectify the deep deficits in key services and supports, and chart a course for recovery? Part Two of the Progress Summit 2021 series will delve into how to build the Caring Economy with decent work and quality services, starting with the deepest holes within our healthcare system.

Throughout the virtual program, we’ll host inspiring speakers, interactive sessions and compelling conversations about how to build the Caring Economy. We’ll talk to leaders and activists from around the world about what types of proposals are gaining the most ground and where they are already in place and working.

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14/05/2021 Virtual Event Emergency Preparedness for the Health Care Industry

May 13 to May 14, 2021

This is an online conference

The past few years have witnessed many natural and human-caused disasters, including a global pandemic, that have influenced the lives of millions around the world. Health care organizations face greater challenges to prepare for new kinds of emergencies, some never seen or experienced before. Are health care facilities in Canada prepared for the next disasters?

Join us for the 5th annual Conference on Emergency Preparedness for the Health Care Industry, and hear from peers and industry experts on topics such as:

  • The Hospital Incident Command System at UC San Diego Health
  • Incident Management/Command Systems in Canadian Hospitals
  • Responding to a Code Orange in the Midst of a COVID-19 Outbreak
  • Optimizing Hospital Preparedness for Mass Casualty Incidents during a Pandemic
  • Beirut Port Explosion Emergency Response
  • Social Determinates of Health & The Vaccine Rollout
  • Industry Leadership
  • Mental Health in First Responders
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26/05/2021 Virtual Event e-Health 2021 Virtual Conference and Tradeshow

Wednesday and Thursday, May 26/27, 2021

This is an online event.

Join us for two days of online learning, digital networking, and cyber-celebration – with three weeks of pre-conference events!

Main conference

  • Wednesday, May 26, 2021 from 10am-5pm ET
  • Thursday, May 27, 2021 from 10am-5pm ET

Still fresh and relevant after 21 years, e-Health continues to thrive and adapt along with the digital health ecosystem and the people who live in it. Let’s gather virtually to share updates and insights on improving the health of Canadians through technology.

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13/10/2021 Kolding, Denmark International Conference on Deprescribing

Sunday, October 11 to Tuesday, October 13, 2021

Address: Skovbrynet 1, Kolding, Denmark, 6000
Telephone: 76 34 11 00
Email: hotel.kolding@comwell.com

Comwell Kolding is situated in the centre of Denmark and has a wonderful view of both Kolding city and fjord. Every employee shares the attitude of welcoming you with a smile and will make you feel at home. From the very start you will feel a hospitality and relaxing atmosphere, which ables you to focus simply on enjoying your stay.

Comwell Kolding is an integrated part of Kolding theater, which offers unforgettable experiences. This makes it possible to facilitate congresses, exhibitions, shows, concerts and stand-up. When staying at the hotel, you have a direct connection to the theater.

We are proud to announce the 1st International Conference on Deprescribing in Kolding, Denmark from October 11 to 13 in 2021. The conference will be jointly hosted by the Odense Deprescribing Initiative (ODIN), the Network of Northern European Researchers in Deprescribing (NERD), the Danish Society for Clinical Pharmacology (DSKF), and the University of Southern Denmark (SDU).

This conference will bring together deprescribers from all over the world, and will be relevant for researchers, clinicians, and stakeholders.

Our program will include keynote lectures, workshops, oral abstract presentations, a poster session, and social activities such as a welcome reception and conference dinner. There will be a lot of opportunity to network and connect with other deprescribing researchers, in order to develop and strengthen collaborations.

We will feature presentations from esteemed deprescribing researchers including:

  • Dr. Emily Reeve
  • Dr. Cynthia Boyd
  • Dr. Mike Steinman
  • Dr. Barb Farrell

Stay tuned for more information. We look forward to seeing you in October 2021!

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01/12/2021 Vancouver, British Columbia Infoway Partnership Conference

Monday November 30 to Wednesday, December 1, 2021

More information coming soon.

Due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, Canada Health Infoway has made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 Partnership Conference originally scheduled for November 17 & 18, 2020, in Vancouver, British Columbia and postpone by one year to November 30-December 1, 2021. 

This decision was not made lightly but protecting the health, safety, and well-being of our employees, attendees, speakers, and sponsors is paramount. As health leaders we acknowledge your role in treating and containing the virus and will not divert attention from this important task.

Infoway remains committed to keeping you informed on the latest progress in virtual care and industry collaboration. In the meantime, thank you for your dedication to our industry. Stay healthy and stay safe.

We look forward to connecting with you in Vancouver in 2021!

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