Webinar Series


March Webinar - March 25th - CLICK HERE FOR THE PPT PRESENTATION - recording coming soon

Theme: HealthWorkforce

Topic: COVID Impact on the Health Workforce - A 1-year Retrospective 

Presenters: Bianca K. Frogner, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine, University of Washington


february Webinar- february 25th, 2021 - WEbinar materials coming soon

Theme: HealthWorkforce

Topic: Interprofessional Health Workforce Education and Planning: Why We All Need to Work Together.

Presenters: Erin P. Fraher, PhD, MPP is an Associate Professor (with tenure) in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's School of Medicine; Barbara Fifield Brandt, PhD, EdM, FNAP is the Founding Director of the National Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education at the University of Minnesota (UMN); Ivy Lynn Bourgeault, PhD, is a Professor in the School of Sociological and Anthropological Studies at the University of Ottawa and the University Research Chair in Gender, Diversity and the Professions.


february Webinar- february 3rd, 2021 Webinar materials available here/WEBINAR VIDEo


Theme: Health and Wellness 

Topic: Health & Wellness in the Canadian Armed Forces and the Department of National Defence

Presenters: Major-Général Marc Bilodeau, Canadian Armed Forces' Surgeon General, CD, MD
Moderator: Brenda Gamble, Associate Professor, Faculty of Health Science, PhD 


November Webinar- November 25th @1-2pm - WEBINAR VIDEO

Mental_Health-1.png Theme: Mental Health Care

 Topic: COVID-19 and the Mental Health and Substance Use Workforce

 Presenters: Mary Bartram, Ph.D., RSW, Director, COVID-19 Policy, Mental Health Commission of Canada

Karen Cohen, Ph.D., C. Psych, CEO, Canadian Psychological Association

Rebecca Jesseman, Director of Policy, Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction 



 Governance_and_Regulation_-1.png Theme: Governance and Regulation

  Topic: Setting a Research Agenda for Health Workforce Regulation and Governance in Canada

Presenters: Dr. Kate Leslie and Dr. Ivy Bourgeault, moderated by Dr. Tracey Adams


Theme: Health workforce response to COVID-19

Topic: Health Workforce Strategies to Help Ensure Optimal Supply & Health System Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Presenters: Ali Coates and Mara Mihailescu with an introduction by Jennifer Zelmer and Ivy Bourgeault

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Archived Webinars, Presentations, Podcasts (2013-2015)

Nov. 4th, 2015-  Improving Care and Support for Unpaid Caregivers in Ontario: Findings from a Citizen Panel - Michael Wilson, McMaster Health Forum

Oct. 29th, 2015- Primary Care Provider Perception of the Challenges of Managing Patients with Mental-Physical Multimorbidity: A Qualitative Study- Matthew Menear, Laval University

Oct. 21st, 2015- Establish a Succession Platform Which Responds to Your Regional Demographics -Heather Murchison, North West Local Health Integration Network

March 3rd, 2015- Psychiatry Workforce: Meeting the Needs: More Psychiatrists or role clarification?

Feb. 19th, 2015- Health Workforce New Zealand: Forecasting Methodology

Feb. 11th, 2015- Unemployed Physicians in Canada: Who are they and why is this happening?

Jan. 20th, 2015- National Registration and Accreditation

Jan. 15th, 2015- Conducting Comparative Policy Research in the Real World: Lessons from a Cross-Provincial Review of Team Based Primary Health Care

Dec. 16th, 2015- Bridging the Silos: Moving to Integrated Health Care Provider Funding Models in Canada

June 24th, 2014- Health Professions Regulation in the U.S.: What are the issues?

June 19th, 2014- Moving from Barriers to Facilitators: Funding and remuneration models that better optimize health professional scopes of practice

June 10th, 2014- The Law and Interprofessional Collaboration in Canada

June 5th, 2014- Building a Healthcare Human Resources Database Index: 5 not-so-simple steps

March 25th, 2014- Occupational Therapists in Community Mental Health

March 19th, 2014- The Geoportal of Minority Health (also available in french)

March 12th, 2014- The ROI in Team- Developing a Return on Investment Framework for Team-Based Care

March 6th, 2014- Transforming Musculoskeletal Care in Alberta: Moving Upstream with Collaborative Teams in Primary Care

Feb. 20th, 2014- Of Walls, Moats, and Ceilings: Reconceiving HHR in the Era of Quality Improvement(Revisiting Scopes of Practice)

Jan. 16th, 2014- Enhancing Primary Health Care Delivery in the Inner City Through Interprofessional Teamwork

Dec. 19th, 2013- Interprofessional Teams in the Chinook Primary Care Network