Dr. Timothy Lau, a geriatric psychiatrist at The Royal Mental Health Centre, has presented talks on happiness around the world. Dr. Lau will be bringing his talk here to RGN for us, sharing his knowledge on how to foster mental health and wellbeing. Lunch will be provided! (Location: RGN Rm 2149)
Join PMHIG for an interactive discussion with uOttawa Ms4’s who recently matched to Psychiatry. Discussion topics include their personal experiences that led them to choose psychiatry, tips and tricks to navigate the CaRMS process if interested in Psychiatry, and parallel planning.
Much of the public’s discussions around mental illnesses have been focused on onset and management in early life years. This talk will focus on patient-physician experience in managing long-term chronic mental illnesses in older adults, and patient experiences in aging with mental illness such as depression, anxiety, PTSD, addiction, dementia, schizophrenia, and eating disorders.
The Consent and Capacity Board (CCB) is an independent provincial tribunal which works to ensure fair and accessible adjudication of issues including involuntary detention in psychiatric facilities, capacity to consent to treatment, and more. Join us for a discussion with Mr. Mark Handelman, lawyer and sitting member of the CCB, and forensic psychiatrist Dr. Melanie …
Come and listen to Dr. Haykal’s personal take on resilience. She will provide insights into learning to be resilient, along with advices and words of wisdom to sustain a blossoming career in medicine. https://teams.microsoft.com/l/meetup-join/19%3ameeting_ZTRhMDE4YjQtZWFlOS00NTcyLWI2OWItYjY5NzBiOWQ2YzNl%40thread.v2/0?context=%7b%22Tid%22%3a%22d41fdab1-7e15-4cfd-b5fa-7200e54deb6b%22%2c%22Oid%22%3a%22d75b940e-a6b7-4bfc-8b56-e751986c7371%22%7d
Join Dr. Roscoe, a child and adolescent psychiatrist, as she shares her experience with treating eating disorders! Venez joindre Dre. Roscoe, une psychiatre pour enfants et adolescents. Dre. Roscoe discutera de son expérience dans le traitement des troubles alimentaires.
Want to practice your clinical and history-taking skills? Interested in reviewing content for the psych block? MS1’s, do you want a head start for second-year content? Join us for an interactive Psychiatry History-taking workshop, run by Dr. Karishma Taneja (PGY3) and Dr. Bronwyn Thomson (PGY4).
Ideas about mental health are deeply tied to the historical period in which they exist. Come find out how this affects medical practice today by listening to our faculty’s medical historian, Dr. Susan Lamb, on the evolution of psychiatry and our understanding of what it means to be “normal”. This is a talk you do …
Join us on to hear Dr. Floyd Wood give an introduction talk to the subspecialty of forensic psychiatry. 1 CV Hour for PMHIG.
Join us for a discussion with Dr. Timothy Moran, a consultant psychiatrist at the Royal who works in the Community Mental Health Program and the Substance Use and Concurrent Disorders Program.