Events, Presentations and Workshops
A Celebration of Education Scholarship with Dr. Rachel Ellaway will be held on Tuesday September 29th and Wednesday September 30th. Please RSVP by Monday September 21.
Dr. Ellaway is Professor of Medical Education in Community Health Sciences and Co-Director of the Office for Health and Medical Education Scholarship at the Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary. Her academic work has concentrated on online learning, simulation and the development and use of new technologies for teaching and assessment in and around health professional education. More recently her work has taken a more theoretical turn, exploring context, activity, pattern, and realism as applied to and defining of the field of medical education research. Dr. Ellaway is an Editor for Advances in Health Sciences Education, she wrote the ‘eMedical Teacher’ column for the journal Medical Teacher, she is the original and ongoing Maîtresse des Cérémonies for the AMEE Conference Fringe, and has just had her first album released on iTunes.
Laying the foundation for the future: Phase One findings from The Office of Education Scholarship Initiative. Department of Family & Community Medicine Conference, Walter Rosser Day. Toronto. Freeman R, Paton M, Webster F, Cartmill C, Whitehead C. Peer-reviewed Poster Presentation. May 2, 2014.
"To Be or Not to Be a Scholar: Enhancing educational scholarship in everyday practice." Undergraduate Education Faculty Development Workshop. Risa Freeman & Morag Paton. Vaughan Estates. November 15, 2013.
Workshop at INTAPT (Interprofessional Applied Practical Teaching and Learning in the Health Professions). Fiona Webster & Cynthia Whitehead. March 27, 2012
“To be (or not to be) a scholar: enhancing scholarship in everyday practice." Beyond Basics- workshop by Fiona Webster, Education Scientist, and Risa Freeman, Education Consultant. March 2012.
“Taking the Next Step: Adding Scholarship to Undergraduate Medical Education Programs and Ideas”. Undergraduate Education Faculty Development Workshop. Vaughan Estates. November 2011.
UEC Educational Scholarship Presentation Slides
“Educational Scholarship". INTAPT: Interprofessional Applied Practical Teaching and Learning in the Health Professions. October 2011.
The Event Calendar also features educational scholarship events external to the DFCM
Below is a chronological listing of education and scholarship related local, national, and international conferences and meetings that may be of interest. While we try to ensure that this is accurate, individuals are advised to check with the conference organizations themselves for updated information regarding submission or registration deadlines. If you feel a conference or event is missing from this list, please feel free to contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
The acronyms listed in the table below are explained below. Where there is an organizing body, that is included in brackets.
AAMC: Association of American Medical Colleges
AERA: American Educational Research Association
AMEE: Association for Medical Education in Europe
CCME: Canadian Conference on Medical Education
FMF: Family Medicine Forum (College of Family Physicians of Canada)
ICRE: International Conference on Residency Education (Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada)
NAPCRG: North American Primary Care Research Group
OCFP: Ontario College of Family Physicians
RIME: Research in Medical Education (Association of American Medical Colleges)
STFM: Society of Teachers of Family Medicine
WONCA: World Organization of National Colleges, Academies and Academic Associations of General Practitioners/Family Physicians
|Conference||Location||Start Date||End Date||Abstract Submission Dates||Registration Dates|
|ICRE 2013||Calgary||26-Sep-13||28-Sep-13||closed (Aug 2013)|
|Wilson Centre Research Day||Toronto||25-Oct-13||closed (July 2013)|
|RIME 2013||Philadelphia, Pennsylvania||01-Nov-13||06-Nov-13||closed (Feb 2013)|
|AAMC 2013||Philadelphia, Pennsylvania||01-Nov-13||06-Nov-13||closed||closed (Oct 2013)|
|FMF 2013||Vancouver, BC||08-Nov-13||09-Nov-13||closed (May 2013)|
|NAPCRG 2013||Ottawa, ON||09-Nov-13||13-Nov-13||closed (April 2013)|
|OCFP Annual Scientific Assembly||Toronto, ON||28-Nov-13||30-Nov-13||closed||closed (Nov 2013)|
| 2014 CONFERENCES
|STFM - Conference on Medical Student Education||Nashville, TN||30-Jan-14||02-Feb-14||closed||open (Oct 2013)
|Wilson Centre THESIS
||20-Mar-14||closed (Dec 2013)||open (until Feb 3 2014)|
|WONCA Rural Health Conference 2014
|AERA Annual Meeting||Philadelphia, Pennsylvania||03-Apr-14||07-Apr-14||closed (July 2013)|
|CCME 2014||Ottawa, ON||25-Apr-14||29-Apr-14||Symposia only
Feb 28/14, all others closed (Sept 2013)
||open (Aug 2013|
||01-May-14||02-May-14||closes Feb 15, 2015
|STFM - Annual Spring Conference||San Antonio, Texas||03-May-14||07-May-14||closed (Sep 2013)||open (Dec 2013)|
|WONCA Asia Pacific 2014||Sarawak, Malaysia||21-May-14||24-May-14||closed (Dec 2013)
|WONCA Europe 2014||Lisbon, Portugal||02-Jul-14||05-Jul-14||closed
|AMEE 2014||Milan, Italy||30-Aug-14||3-Sep-14||open
|ICRE 2014||Toronto, ON||23-Oct-14||25-Oct-14||see this attachment
|RIME 2014||Chicago, IL||06-Nov-14
||07-Nov-14||Research or Review papers open until Feb 3, 2014.
|AAMC Annual Meeting
|FMF 2014||Quebec City||12-Nov-14
|NAPCRG 2014||New York, NY||21-Nov-14||25-Nov-14|
|WONCA Asia Pacific 2015||Taiwan||05-Mar-15||08-Mar-15|
|AERA Annual Meeting||Chicago, Illinois||16-Apr-15||20-Apr-15|
|CCME 2015||Vancouver, BC||25-Apr-15||28-Apr-15|
|AMEE 2015||Glasgow, Scotland||05-Sep-15||09-Sep-15|
|ICRE 2015||Vancouver, BC||22-Oct-15||24-Oct-14|
|WONCA Europe 2015||Istanbul, Turkey||22-Oct-15||25-Oct-15|
|NAPCRG 2015||Cancun, Mexico||24-Oct-15||28-Oct-15|
|CCME 2016||Montreal, QC||16-Apr-16||19-Apr-16|
|ICRE 2016||Niagara Falls, ON||28-Sep-16||01-Oct-16|
|NAPCRG 2016||Colorado Springs, CO||12-Nov-16||16-Nov-16|