Continuing Medical Education Calendar

Continuing Medical Education (CME) offers a wide range of learning opportunities for physicians, nurses and allied health professionals in the hospital and in the community. These programmes are designed to keep pace with advances in medicine, technology and research, and changes in the healthcare environment. A calendar of learning lunches, classes and other events is posted below. Please check back regularly for updates.

Topic: Social Media and Child and Adolescent Mental Health

Speaker: Dr Carla Bean, Clinical Psychologist, Bermuda Hospitals Board

Date/Time: 12:30pm to 1:30pm on Monday 2 October 2017

Location: MWI Social Centre, Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute

Notes:

Brown-bag lunch can be brought into the CME.

Minimum of 50 minutes is required for participation.

Certificates from previous weeks may be collected before or after the lecture from the binder at the desk.

Date/Time: 9:30am to 5pm on Tuesday 3 October and Wednesday 4 October 2017

Location: Main Conference Room, Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute

The goal of Mental Health First Aid is to provide people with the resources to help those experiencing a mental health problem and to guide them to the appropriate professional help. For example, you may encounter an individual in the community, perhaps at work, who you believe may be experiencing symptoms of depression. This course will help you to be able to approach this individual and will give you the tools to discuss your concerns as well as help them to be able to seek appropriate professional help. The course costs $100 and is offered as a two-day programme, from 9:30am-5pm on both days. Participants will be provided with a certificate indicating that they are trained in Mental Health First Aid. Please complete the registration form linked below.

Mental Health First Aid Course Information and Registration Form

Date/Time: 9:30am to 5pm on Tuesday 3 October and Wednesday 4 October 2017

Location: Main Conference Room, Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute

The goal of Mental Health First Aid is to provide people with the resources to help those experiencing a mental health problem and to guide them to the appropriate professional help. For example, you may encounter an individual in the community, perhaps at work, who you believe may be experiencing symptoms of depression. This course will help you to be able to approach this individual and will give you the tools to discuss your concerns as well as help them to be able to seek appropriate professional help. The course costs $100 and is offered as a two-day programme, from 9:30am-5pm on both days. Participants will be provided with a certificate indicating that they are trained in Mental Health First Aid. Please complete the registration form linked below.

Mental Health First Aid Course Information and Registration Form

Topic: Mental Health in the Workplace

Speaker: Dr David J Wolfe, Director, Division of Outpatient Services, and Associate Vice Chair, Department of Psychiatry, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Date/Time: 12:30pm to 1:30pm on Wednesday 11 October 2017

Location: MWI Social Centre, Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute

Notes:

Brown-bag lunch can be brought into the CME.

Minimum of 50 minutes is required for participation.

Certificates from previous weeks may be collected before or after the lecture from the binder at the desk.

Topic: Mental Health in the Workplace

Speaker: Dr David J Wolfe, Director, Division of Outpatient Services, and Associate Vice Chair, Department of Psychiatry, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Date/Time: 8am to 9am on Thursday 12 October 2017

Location: 1st Floor Conference Room, General Wing, KEMH

Notes:

A minimum of 50 minutes is required for CME participation. Non-physician professionals who wish to participate in the Physicians CME are urged to RSVP to 239-5918 as space is limited.

This CME/CDP activity has been approved by the Bermuda Hospitals Board Continuing Medical Education Programme. This interactive learning for the relevant audience(s) has met the standards and best practices for CME/CDP certified activities sponsored by the Continuing Medical Education Programme.

Topic: Suicide Risk Assessment Part II

Speaker: Dr Chantelle Simmons, Chief of Psychiatry, Bermuda Hospitals Board

Date/Time: 12:30pm to 1:30pm on Monday 16 October 2017

Location: MWI Social Centre, Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute

Notes:

Brown-bag lunch can be brought into the CME.

Minimum of 50 minutes is required for participation.

Certificates from previous weeks may be collected before or after the lecture from the binder at the desk.

Topic: Spice Zombies… Coming to a street near you?

Speaker: Dr Sebastian Henagulph, Consultant Psychiatrist, Bermuda Hospitals Board

Date/Time: 1pm to 2pm on Wednesday 18 October 2017

Location: 1st Floor Conference Room, General Wing, KEMH

Notes:

A minimum of 50 minutes is required for CME participation. Non-physician professionals who wish to participate in the Physicians CME are urged to RSVP to 239-5918 as space is limited.

This CME/CDP activity has been approved by the Bermuda Hospitals Board Continuing Medical Education Programme. This interactive learning for the relevant audience(s) has met the standards and best practices for CME/CDP certified activities sponsored by the Continuing Medical Education Programme.

Topic: Asthma and Allergies: The role of the environment in Bermuda

Speaker: John A Saryan, MD, Allergist/Immunologist, Asthma Center, Lahey Hospital and Medical Center; Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine

Date/Time: 1pm to 2pm on Friday 20 October 2017

Location: 1st Floor Conference Room, General Wing, KEMH

CME Flyer – Asthma and Allergies: The role of the environment in Bermuda – 20 October 2017

Notes:

A minimum of 50 minutes is required for CME participation.

This CME/CDP activity has been approved by the Bermuda Hospitals Board Continuing Medical Education Programme. This interactive learning for the relevant audience(s) has met the standards and best practices for CME/CDP certified activities sponsored by the Continuing Medical Education Programme.

Topic: CT Angiography of the Coronary Arteries

Speaker: Dr Anders Hauggaard, Consultant Radiologist, Bermuda Hospitals Board

Date/Time: 1pm to 2pm on Wednesday 25 October 2017

Location: 1st Floor Conference Room, General Wing, KEMH

Notes:

A minimum of 50 minutes is required for CME participation. Non-physician professionals who wish to participate in the Physicians CME are urged to RSVP to 239-5918 as space is limited.

This CME/CDP activity has been approved by the Bermuda Hospitals Board Continuing Medical Education Programme. This interactive learning for the relevant audience(s) has met the standards and best practices for CME/CDP certified activities sponsored by the Continuing Medical Education Programme.

 

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