2021 – Making Waves: Exploring the Waters of Medical Education

Submitted by addmin on Tue, 06/08/2021 - 10:29

Virtual Conference


Title/Date Topics Speaker(s)

Opening Plenary Saturday, April 18, 2021 - 13:30-15:00

We are all medicine: Bringing Indigenous wisdom into the medical system

Anthony Johnson
James Makokis

Plenary Session – Sunday, April 18, 2021 - 13:30-14:00

AI and the Future of Medicine and Healthcare: Excessive Hype or Paradigm Shift?

Anthony Chang

AFMC Learner Forum - Sunday, April 18, 2021 - 15:30-17:00

Medical Education in the COVID19 era: The Lived Experience

Henry Li
Catherine Lajoie
Olivier Fortin
Esther Kim

Education Research Symposium – Monday, April 19, 2021 - 11:30-13:00

On the stage: A theatre performance about the experiential knowledge and dilemmas of students and clinicians with disabilities in healthcare programs

Tal Jarus
Yael Mayer
Chris Cook
Laura Yvonne Bulk
Alfiya Battalova
Laen Hershler

Plenary Session –Monday, April 19, 2021 - 13:30-14:30

Black Lives, (In)Justice & Health: A Reckoning, Revolution, or Renaissance in Medicine?

Onye Nnorom

John Ruedy Education Innovation Symposium - Monday, April 19, 2021 - 15:30-17:00

The Future of Faculty Development

Teresa Chan
Dimitri Papanagnou
Michael Gottlieb
Yusuf Yilmaz
Brent Thoma

Plenary Session– Tuesday, April 20, 2021 - 13:30-14:30

Wind in Your Sails: Using Human Centered Design to Innovate Education

Marlies Van Dijk

AFMC Hot Topic – Tuesday, April 20, 2021 - 15:30-17:00

Social Accountability of Canadian medical schools: what is your role as a medical educator?

Marcia Anderson
Julien Potras
GB Olarewaju
Lynn Ashdown
Saleem Razack