META:PHI hosts a virtual presentation on the second Wednesday of each month from 7:00 PM til 8:30 PM. These sessions are free and aimed at clinicians providing care to people who use substances in a variety of settings.

Please register and spread the word! Registration closes at 5:00 PM on the day of the webinar; all registrants who meet this deadline will receive their login credentials before 6:00 PM (sent from no-reply@pheedloop.com). Registration for the webinar series is valid until February 2022.

For registration and log in support, please email facmed.registration@utoronto.ca

Next session: February 9, 2022

Community Based Withdrawal Management Services: Considerations from the Toronto Context
Rosie Yoon, Linda Picken, Keith Hansen

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2022 schedule

January 12Opioids, Chronic Pain and Opioid Use Dissorder: What can we Learn from the POINT study?
Dr. Jonathan Bertram
February 9Community Based Withdrawal Management Services: Considerations from the Toronto Context
Rosie Yoon, Linda Picken, Keith Hansen
March 9If Harm Reduction Didn’t Exist then Neither Would my Recovery – Bridging the Gaps
Guy Felicella
April 13 Adapting Evidence-based Psychotherapy for People Who Use Drugs: Principles and Practice
Wiplove Lamba, Josh Richardson
May 11Managed Alcohol Programs: Example Operations, Successess and Challenges
Dr. Graydon Simmons
June 8TBD

Previous sessions

  • 2022

    Check back soon for January’s webinar recording

  • 2021

    June 9, 2021

    Inpatient Management of Opioid Withdrawal/Opioid Use Disorder

    Dr. Christopher Fairgrieve

    May 12, 2021

    Pharmacists in Addiction Services: The Importance of Working Together

    Beth Sproule
    Kenny Chong

    April 14, 2021

    Approaches to Initiating Buprenorphine in the ED

    Dr. Andrew Herring

    March 10, 2021

    Methadone Treatment in the Age of Fentanyl

    Dr. Meldon Kahan
    Dr. Lori Regenstreif
    Sean LeBlanc

    February 10, 2021

    Slow Release Oral Morphine (SROM) for the Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder

    Dr. Suzanne Turner

    January 13, 2021

    Stimulants in RAAM: Pharmacologic and Contingency Management

    Stephanie Rochon
    Dr. Tanya Hauck

The 2021/22 webinar series has been certified by Continuing Professional Development, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto for the following credits:

College of Family Physicians of Canada Mainpro+ (1 credit/hour) Group Learning: 18.0 credits
Royal College Maintenance of Certification Section 1: 18.0 hours