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Thursday, October 5, 2017 - Ambassador Hotel, Kingston, ON



This Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Ontario Chapter for up to 4.5 Mainpro+ credits


Attendance at this program entitles certified Canadian College of Health Leaders members (CHE / Fellow) to 2.75 Category II credits towards their maintenance of certification requirement.



8 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.

Registration, breakfast, and virtual poster viewing

8:45 – 9:20 a.m.

Welcome - Dr. Deanna Russell, Primary Care Lead, South East LHIN

Opening - Words Before All Else

Carol Anne Maracle, Knowledge Keeper, Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory

Introductory Remarks - Looking Back, Moving Forward

Paul Huras, CEO, South East LHIN

9:20 – 10:30 a.m.

Opening Plenary - Sustainable Systems Change Through New Collaborations in Primary Care

Professor Rebecca Malby, London South Bank University, London, United Kingdom

Discussion - Facilitated by Paul Huras, CEO South East LHIN

10:30 – 11:00 a.m.

Refreshment and networking break, and virtual poster viewing

11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Morning Learning Sessions

12 – 1 p.m.

Buffet lunch and networking, and virtual poster viewing

1 – 1:15 p.m.


Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of the Primary Health Care Forum

Dr. Glenn Brown, Head, Department of Family Medicine, Queen’s University;

2016-2018 President, Ontario College of Family Physicians

1:15 – 2:10 p.m.

Afternoon Plenary

Dr. Walter Wodchis, Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto; Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (ICES); Toronto Rehabilitation Institute

Discussion: Facilitated by Dr. Deanna Russell

2:10 – 2:30 p.m.

Transition to afternoon learning sessions, refreshment and networking break

2:30 – 3:30 p.m.

Afternoon Learning Sessions

3:30 – 3:40 p.m.

Transition to closing plenary session

3:40 – 4:15 p.m.

Closing Plenary Session - Mapping our Future

Panelists: Peter McKenna (Rideau Community Health Services), Dr. David Zelt (South East LHIN; Kingston Health Sciences Centre), Pat Dobb (Community Care Centre, Hastings), Don Mann (Patient Representative), Dr. Piotr Oglaza (Public Health, Hastings Prince Edward)

Discussion: Facilitated by Cynthia Martineau, VP Strategy, Planning & Integration, South East LHIN

4:15 - 4:30 p.m.

Closing Remarks
Dr. Deanna Russell

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