Paediatric Medicine and Surgery

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Continuing Education - Paediatric Medicine and Surgery

The clinical programs with the SickKids Division of Paediatric Medicine are among the largest and most active in the world. At SickKids, our goal is to maintain focus on excellence in clinical practice in the care of patients and families; training of the next generation of paediatric healthcare professionals; and translation of new knowledge into improved patient outcomes through cutting-edge research and innovative professional initiatives. Physicians and Surgeons at Sickkids are very involved with all aspects of paediatric medical and surgical education. The programs listed on these pages offer our international partners a breadth of options at the forefront of innovation and development in the care of children and their families. All programs are facilitated by leading experts and innovators in their respective fields.

These courses are designed to support your organization at multiple levels of process and structure.  Additional opportunities also exist for subject matter experts at SickKids to provide your organization with advisory services regarding its paediatric clinical program and facilities. Advisory services may also be focused on paediatric clinical infrastructure, efficiencies in clinical services and the evaluation of paediatric-related quality and risk management processes within your organization. For additional information please explore our Business Advisory page.


5 Courses Found

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SickKids Interprofessional Paediatric Sedation Course

Course Aim
The aim of this course is to support healthcare professionals in developing the knowledge and skills required for safe care, administration and monitoring of sedation in the paediatric population.

Audience
A variety of health care providers including nurses, physicians and anaesthesia assistants.

Course
Critical Care Transport On Site Trainership

Course Aim
The aim of this comprehensive longitudinal program is to support organizations to achieve measurable improvements in quality indicators related to the care and transportation of acutely ill neonates and children.

Audience
Physicians , nurses and respiratory therapists

Course
Paediatric Emergency Medicine Point-of-Care Ultrasound Workshop

Course Aim
The goal of this workshop is to provide participants with technical expertise and advanced understanding of point-of-care ultrasound via small group teaching and interactive hands-on sessions.

Audience
Physicians and healthcare professionals with a novice to intermediate understanding of point-of-care ultrasound use and techniques

Course
Paediatric Emergency Point-of-Care Ultrasound Trainership

Course Aim
The aim of this program is to provide trainees with increased clinical competence through an immersive trainership located at The Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto.

Audience
Physicians and healthcare professionals with a novice to intermediate understanding of point-of-care ultrasound use and techniques

Course
Paediatric Emergency Point-of-Care Ultrasound Travelling Trainership

Course Aim
The aim of this comprehensive longitudinal program is to support organizations to achieve measurable increases in quality indicators related to patient care cost-per-bed and wait times in their emergency departments

Audience
Physicians presently practicing in an emergency department setting.



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