Events

Disclaimer: All events that are posted on the PAS website will be pharmacy or healthcare related. The purpose of the events posted is to inform PAS members of the professional and personal development opportunities available to them. Events posted on the website are not an endorsement of any organization, product or therapy.


September 2019

Sep 20

Building Recovery Capital in Canada Conference

 

  • Occupational addiction medicine
  • What the employer needs to know
  • What the substance affected employee looks like
  • The impaired worker – performance
  • The disability experience
  • How to speak to the employee
  • Legislative concerns
  • Employer and employee’s responsibilities
  • Coherence analysis
  • Diagnostic assessment
  • Expert opinion for court or arbitration
  • Limitations, restrictions, accommodations, etc
  • Challenges of prescription medication
  • Recreational drug use in Statutory Sick Pay (SSP)
  • Overview of Recovery Capital
  • Compare and contrast DSM and Recovery Capital
  • How to introduce Recovery Capital to a workplace
  • Understanding Psychological  Hazards
  • An interactive dialogue
  • Protect your resilience- what every leader needs to know 

May 2019

May 30

Pediatric Acute-onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome (PANS) Priarie Conference

University of Saskatchewan Health Sciences - 107 Wiggins Rd

May 30-31st, Saskatoon, SK

Early bird pricing until March 15th.

To register online: PRAIRIEPANS.ORG or contact saskpandas@gmail.com

For more information, see the brochure.

May 11

Health Sciences Continuing Education Group (UofS)

  •   Date:  Saturday, May 11, 2019
  •   Time:  8:30 am – 4:30 pm
  •   Venue: Education Building, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon
  •   Early Bird Registration Fees (until March 31, 2019):
    •          Healthcare Professionals : $200 + GST
    •          Students/Residents: $125 + GST

This program is CPDPP accredited. Please see the poster for details.  Register Online

May 10

Getting to the Heart of the Matter presented by Diabetes Canada South Sask Chapter

The Diabetes Canada Professional Section (South Sask Chapter) is hosting a health professional education event “Getting to the Heart of the Matter” in Regina on May 10th, 2019. 

Where: The RCMP Heritage Centre from 8:30 am-4:15 pm (registration at 8:00 am).

Dr. Andrea Lavoie will be speaking on diabetes and cardiovascular disease and Joe Solowiejczyk is speaking on diabetes distress. 

Please see the attached brochure for registration and program information. 

Early bird registration deadline is Thursday, April 18th

For more information contact Colleen Hollinger @ 306-697-4007 or via email: Colleen.Hollinger@saskhealthauthority.ca 

Pharmacy education credits are pending application approval.

 

May 03

2019 PAS Annual Conference

PAS 2019 Conference Register Online Now May 3-5th Elk Ridge Resort, Waskesiu

 

April 2019

Apr 16

CPDPP presents "Coffee Talk" to Clinic: The Information You Need to Talk to Your Patients about Cannabis

Option 1: In-person in Saskatoon
Date: Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Time: 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm - Registration starts at 6:00 pm              
Venue: U of S, Health Sciences, 1150 E-Wing

Option 2: Live Streaming of presentation
You can watch the presentation on your own computer. You will have the ability to email questions to presenters. CPDPP will email you a link to watch the live stream a day prior to the event. 
Date:  Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Time: 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Please note: Participants must have access to an internet connection at their location of choice to participate in this program. You can use your computer to join
 
Option 3: Recorded Version
This will be available after the Tuesday, April 16 presentation.  Registrants will receive email instructions to the course.

Registration Fees:

  • $35.00 + GST (pharmacists)
  • $20.00 + GST (pharmacy technicians)
  • 10.00 + GST (students)

Please see the attached brochure for the learning objectives and other details.  Let us know if you have any questions. 
 
Click here to Register
 

Apr 03

Online Training for New Minor Ailments

 Are you ready to prescribe for these when your patients ask?

CPDPP has developed online training courses for all the new minor ailment/self-care conditions:

  •          Urinary Tract Infections
  •          Women’s Health (Hormonal Contraception/Emergency Contraception/Medical Abortion)
  •          Shingles
  •          Conjunctivitis
  •          Onychomycosis
  •          Influenza

CPDPP Website

Register Here

December 2018

Dec 05

CPDPP presents Smoking Cessation Pharmacists Self-Prescribing

After the training session, the medSask guidelines will be published, and pharmacists will be able to prescribe smoking cessation products.  The training is CPDPP accredited for 2.0 CEUs and will be offered in three format options:

Option 1: In-person in Saskatoon 

Date: Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Time: 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm - Registration starts at 6:30 pm               

Venue: U of S, Health Sciences, 1130 E-Wing

Registration Fee: $35.00 + GST

 

Option 2: Live Streaming of presentation

You can watch the presentation on your own computer. You will have the ability to email questions to presenters. CPDPP will email you a link to watch the live stream a day prior to the event.  

Date:  Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Time: 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Registration Fee: $35.00 + GST

Please note: Pharmacists must have access to an internet connection at their location of choice to participate in this program. You can use your computer to join

 

Option 3: Recorded Version

This will be available after the December 5 presentation.  You will receive email instructions to the course.

Registration fees: $35.00 + GST                           

Please see attached brochure for the learning objectives and other details.  Let us know if you have any questions. 

Click here to Register

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