Registration links can be found below each individual webinar.
CNA Winter 2019 Webinar Series
Improving access to specialist advice using eConsult
Tuesday, March 26, 2019, 12 to 1 pm ET
The Champlain BASE (Building Access to Specialists through eConsultation) eConsult service is a secure online platform connecting primary care providers and specialists. The service offers patients more efficient, integrated and coordinated care while delivering improved access to specialty care through the use of low-cost and easy-to-use technology. At the end of this webinar, participants should be able to define eConsult and its benefits to patients and providers; describe the eConsult services available through the Ontario eConsult program; and determine if eConsult is something they can incorporate into their practice/role.
Dr. Erin Keely
Specialist Lead, Ontario eConsult Program
Ottawa Hospital, Riverside Campus
Dr. Erin Keely is a professor in the department of medicine at the University of Ottawa and former chief of endocrinology at the Ottawa Hospital. She is the co-founder of the Champlain BASE eConsult service and specialist lead of the Ontario eConsult centre of excellence. Her research interests in obstetric medicine, communication between providers, and eConsult have been supported by funding through the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, Diabetes Canada and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, resulting in over 150 published papers.
Strengthening public health nursing leadership for system transformation
Tuesday, April 23, 2019, 12-1 p.m. ET
This webinar will delve into transformational leadership in public health nursing, exploring its key elements, biggest challenges and best practices. You’ll learn strategies for strengthening leadership that can lead to system transformation.
Josephine Etowa, PhD, MN, BScN, RN, RM, FWACN, FAAN
Professor and Loyer-DaSilva Research Chair in Public Health Nursing,
School of Nursing, University of Ottawa
Josephine Etowa is a professor and Loyer-DaSilva research chair in public health nursing at the University of Ottawa. As well, she is a senior investigator with the Centre for Research on Health and Nursing and a founding member and past president of the Health Association of African Canadians. Her research program includes studies on health equity, perinatal health, HIV/AIDS, nurses’ work-life balance and community health nursing.
To watch recordings of previous webinars, visit CNA’s Progress in Practice YouTube channel.