Program for Faculty Development

Archive of Past Events (2020-2021)

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FHS & Offices of Research & Faculty Affairs

Research Town Hall #1: Supporting Research in the COVID-19 Era

πŸ“…Tues, August 4, 2020, 12-1:30pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

FHS & Offices of Research & Faculty Affairs

Research Town Hall #2: Supporting Research in the COVID-19 Era

(Focus: Clinical Research)

πŸ“…Wed, August 5, 2020, 7-8:30pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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FHS & Offices of Research & Faculty Affairs

Research Town Hall #3: Supporting Research in the COVID-19 Era

πŸ“…Thurs, August 6, 2020, 3-4:30pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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MacPFD Leadership & Management Presents

Banishing Busy: Procrastination and Time Management Workshop

πŸ“… September 3, 10, 17, 24, 2020, 7:30–8:30pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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MacPFD Creativity & Humanism Presents

Narrative Medicine Workshop for Black, Indigenous and People of Colour (BIPOC): Exploring our Experiences as Racialized Faculty

πŸ“… Mon., September 14, 2020, 7-9pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

MacPFD Mindfulness & Resilience Presents

Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) for Health Care Professionals and Educators

πŸ“… Tuesdays, Sept 22 - Nov 24, 2020, 5:30 - 7:30pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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MacPFD Speaker Development Presents

Rock the Podium

πŸ“…Starts Jan. 13, 2021 and runs for 10 weeks

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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MacPFD Leadership & Management Presents

In Times of Crisis: Managing People and Resources

πŸ“…Wed., Jan 20, 2021, 12-1pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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A multi-campus event

New Faculty Orientation:
A Mac
ademia Explorer Event

πŸ“…Tues, Jan 26, 2021, 12-1pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Event

MacPFD Mindfulness & Resilience Presents

Mindful Self-Compassion

This program has been cancelled.

πŸ“… Tuesdays, Jan 26 - Mar 23 2021 5:30 - 8pm ET

Retreat: Feb 27, 2021

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

MacPFD Leadership & Management Team Presents

Putting LEADS into Practice

πŸ“…Thurs., Feb. 11, 2021, 8-9pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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MacPFD Scholarly Practice Team Presents

Scholarly Identity & Programs of Research

πŸ“…Thurs., Feb 18, 2021, 12-1:30 pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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MacPFD & CSBL Present

Debriefing in Simulation-Based Teaching & Learning

πŸ“…Mon., March 8, 2021, 1-4pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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MacPFD Resources & Information

International Women's Day

πŸ“…Mon., March 8, 2021

πŸ’» Available Virtually

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MacPFD Leadership & Management Team Presents

Future-Proof: Building Leadership Skills for Tomorrow

πŸ“…Thurs., March 11, 2021, 8-9pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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MacPFD Leadership & Management Team Presents

Team Wellness Starts With You

πŸ“…Thurs., April 8, 2021, 8-9pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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MacPFD Inspired Teaching Team Presents

PBL Bootcamp: Basic Principles

πŸ“…Thurs., April 15, 2021, 6-8pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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MacPFD Scholarly Practice Team Presents

Building Your Academic Brand

πŸ“…Tues., April 20, 2021, 12-1:30 pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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MacPFD Inspired Teaching Team Presents

PBL Bootcamp: Thriving in Virtual PBT

πŸ“…Tues., April 20, 2021, 6-8pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Watch it Now

MacPFD Creativity & Humanism Team Presents

Rituals for Virtual Team Meetings

πŸ“… Tues., April 27, 2021, 9-10:15 am

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

Co-developed by Department of Medicine's Associate Chair, Equity & Inclusion
and the Ontario Medical Association

FHS Women's Symposium

πŸ“…Wed., April 28, 2021, 12:30-5:30pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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Past MacPFD Partner Events

McMaster University Waterloo Regional
Campus Presents

Simulation & Debriefing

πŸ“…Tues., July 14, 2020, 2:00-4:30pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Registration: Click here

CFPC Event

Courageous Conversations: Shining a Light on Racism in Medical Education

πŸ“… Wed., July 22nd, 12-1pm ET

πŸ’» Broadcast live on YouTube (no registration)

Info: Click here

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MacPherson Institute Teaching Remotely: Shared Experiences Series

Session 4: Accessible Learning

πŸ“… Thurs., August 6, 2020, 3-4:30pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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McMaster WISE & Faculty Town Hall Presents

The Impacts of
COVID-19 on
Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion in Higher Education

πŸ“…Tues., August 11, 2020 2-3pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Registration: Click here

MacPherson Institute Event

Teaching Remotely: Taking a Large Course to An Online Format

πŸ“…Thurs., August 13, 2020, 3-4:30pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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Tall Poppy Syndrome

Guest: Dr. Rumeet Billan
(President & CEO of Viewpoint Leadership)

πŸ“…Fri., August 14, 2020, 12-12:45pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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FHS Indigenous Health Initiative

Curriculum Developer Workshop

πŸ“…Tues., August 18, 2020, 1-4pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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An MPH Program Workshop

Health Equity & Research Workshop: Addressing Health Inequities & Reaching Vulnerable Populations

πŸ“…Tues., Sept 15, 2020, 1-3pm ET

Guest: Dr. Lawrence Mbuagbaw

Register: Click here

Health Innovation, Commercialization, & Entrepreneurship

Health Venture Program & Course Series

πŸ“…Starts Sept. 14, 2020 and runs for 12 weeks

Fees Required

Info: Click here

Michael G. DeGroote Health Leadership Academy

Pathfinder Program

πŸ“… Fall 2020 (Sept 26 to Nov 21)

Fees Required

Info: Click here

MERIT Think Tank

Strengths and Challenges of Learning to Discuss Goals of Care in Competency-Based Medical Education

πŸ“…Tues, Oct 6, 2020 - 12pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

HSL Digital Workshop

Fundamentals of Searching Databases - OVID

πŸ“…Oct 5, 2020 - OVID

Oct 7, 2020 - CINAHL

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

CSBL Presents

Facilitating Virtual Standardized Patient Interactions

πŸ“…Oct 6 @ 10am ET
Oct 7 @ 2pm
Oct 8 @ 3pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here (click the select date button for details)

HSL Digital Workshop

What is Open Access?

πŸ“…October 7, 2020 at two times:

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Register for:

10:30-10:45am slot

2-2:15pm slot

MERIT Think Tank

Strengths and Challenges of Learning to Discuss Goals of Care in Competency-Based Medical Education

πŸ“…Tues., Oct 6, 2020, 12pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

PGMEO CBME Event

CBME Updates and New Developments

πŸ“… Wed. Oct. 14, 2020 , 3-5pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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MIRA Idea Exchange

Exploring Capacity for Remote Research

πŸ“… Wed., October 14, 2020, 9-11am

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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PGMEO CBME Event*** for PDs/APDs/CC members ONLY***

Case-based discussion - Good Data In, Good Data Out

πŸ“… Mon., October 19, 2020, 3-5pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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PGMEO CBME Event*** for PDs/APDs/CC members ONLY***

CBME Panel Discussion - Your Questions Answered

πŸ“… Fri., October 23, 2020 , 3-4pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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McMaster University Niagara Regional Campus Presents

Reproducing Ignorance in Medicine

πŸ“… November 3rd, 2020

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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Presented by the MacPherson Institute

Adapting Experiential & Community Engaged Education for the Remote Context

πŸ“… Tuesday, November 17 11am - 12:30pm or 5pm - 6:30pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

MERIT Think Tank

Building a Theoretical Framework for Inter-Professional Education

πŸ“…Tues., Dec. 8, 2020, 12:00pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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The Office of the Vice-Provost, Faculty invites New Faculty to

Granting and Funding Landscape workshop

πŸ“…Thurs., Dec. 10, 2020, 3-4:30 pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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Health Innovation, Commercialization, & Entrepreneurship

Health Venture Program & Course Series

πŸ“…Jan. 11, 2021 and runs for 12 weeks

Fees Required

Info: Click here

The MD Program Presents

Tutorial Essentials

πŸ“…Wed., Jan 13, 2020, 6-9:30 pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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MERIT Rounds

Failure in the Health Professions Education & Scholarship

πŸ“… Tuesday. January 19, 2021 8am ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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McMaster WISE Presents

Professionals in Medicine Panel

πŸ“… Tuesday, Jan 26, 2021 11am ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Hosted by MERIT

Lunch & a Lab Meeting


Guest: Dr. Lawrence Grierson

πŸ“… Tues,. Feb. 2, 2021, 12-1pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Hosted by HSED

Something Beautiful: Presentation Writing & Design


Keynote: Doug Bueller

πŸ“… Thurs,. Feb 4, 2021, 4pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Register for the Keynote (4pm ET): Click here

Michael G. DeGroote Health Leadership Academy

Pathfinder Information Session

πŸ“…Wed., February 10, 2021, 12:30 pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Session Dates: April-June & September-November 2021

Michael G. DeGroote Health Leadership Academy

Emerging Leaders Information Session

πŸ“… Wed., February 10, 2021, 8:30 pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Session Dates: May 2-9 & August 15-22, 2021

Michael G. DeGroote Health Leadership Academy

Shift Information Session

πŸ“…Fri. February 12, 2021, 12:30 pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Program Cancelled

MacPherson Institute -Professor Hippo on Campus

Student Mental Health Education Program for Educators & Navigators

πŸ“…Tues., Feb 16, 2021, 1-3pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

Presented by UTS

Zoom Training Tuesdays

πŸ“… Tues,. Feb. 16, 2021, 1:30-2:30 pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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FHS Indigenous Health Initiative

Indigenous Health Education Curriculum Developers’ Retreat

πŸ“…Tues., Feb 16, 2021, 1:30-3:30pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

Hosted by MERIT & CSBL

Moving the Needle in Simulation


Keynote: Dr. Adam Szulewski

πŸ“… Tues,. Feb. 16, 2021, 5pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Insight U Meeting Hosted by MERIT & CSBL

Choosing Wisely for Simulation-Based Learning


Dr. Sandra Monteiro & Dr. Matt Sibbald

πŸ“… Wed,. Feb. 17, 2021, 4-5pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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Hosted by the Office of the AVP and CTO

Connectivity 2021: the 4th Annual McMaster IT Forum

πŸ“… Tues,. Feb. 16, 3-4pm Wed., Feb 17, 2021, 1-3pm Thurs., Feb. 18, 11-12:30pm Fri., Feb. 19, 10-12pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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MacPherson Institute

Teaching Remotely: Fostering Connections

πŸ“…Thurs., Feb 18, 2021 12:30-2pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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MacPherson Institute -Professor Hippo on Campus

Student Mental Health Education Program for Educators & Navigators

πŸ“…Fri., Feb 19, 2021 10-12pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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Presented by WRCEligible for Macademia Explorer

PFD Watch Party Fire & Ice: The Infodemic, and How to Fight it

πŸ“… Mon., Feb. 22, 2021, 12-1pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Fire & Ice Video: Click here

Presented by UTS

Zoom Training Tuesdays

πŸ“… Tues,. Feb. 23, 2021, 1:30-2:30 pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

MERIT Journal Club

Discussions in Health Professions Education

πŸ“… Tues,. Feb. 23, 2021, 5-6pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Michael G. DeGroote Health Leadership Academy

Shift Information Session

πŸ“… Tues., February 23, 2021, 8:30 pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Program Cancelled

Michael G. DeGroote Health Leadership Academy

Pathfinder Information Session

πŸ“… Thurs., February 25, 2021, 8:30 pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Session Dates: April-June & September-November 2021

FHS Indigenous Health Initiative Conference 2021

Anti-Indigenous Racism: Fostering Individual and Institutional Allyship

πŸ“…Sat., February 27th, 2021, 9am ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

Presented by UTS

Zoom Training Tuesdays

πŸ“… Tues,. March 2, 2021, 1:30-2:30 pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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Michael G. DeGroote Health Leadership Academy

Emerging Leaders Information Session

πŸ“… Fri., March 5, 2021, 12:30 pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Session Dates: May 2-9 & August 15-22, 2021

DeGroote Interprofessional Health Leadership Presents

Enabling High Performing Care: Better, Faster, Stronger

πŸ“… Sat., March 6, 2021, 12:30 pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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Presented by UTS

Zoom Training Tuesdays

πŸ“… Tues,. March 9, 2021, 1:30-2:30 pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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Presented by UTS

Zoom Training Tuesdays

πŸ“…Tues,. March 16, 2021, 1:30-2:30pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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Hannah History of Medicine Speaker Series

The Saudi War on Yemen: The World’s Worst Public Health Catastrophe?

πŸ“…Thurs., March 18, 2021, 2-3:30pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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McMaster University, Waterloo Regional Campus Presents

Writing as a Craft in the Time of COVID

πŸ“…Thurs., March 18, 2021, 6-8pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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Presented by UTS

Zoom Training Tuesdays

πŸ“…Tues,. March 23, 2021, 1:30-2:30pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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Hannah History of Medicine Speaker Series

Race, Medicine, and Healthcare: Indian Hospitals in 20th Century Canada

πŸ“…Wed., March 24, 2021, 1:30-3:30pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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Hosted by MERIT & PSI

Academic Mentorship: Fostering Equity, Diversity & Inclusiveness

πŸ“… Wed., March 24, 2021, 8am-8pm & Thurs. March 25, 2021, 8am-8pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

Presented by WRCEligible for Macademia Explorer

PFD Watch Party

πŸ“… Mon., March 29, 2021, 12-1pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Social Media 101 Video's: Click here

MacPFD & CSBL Present

Virtual Simulation 101: Faculty Development Workshop

πŸ“…Mon., March 29, 2021, 1-3pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

PGMEO CBME Event

Programmatic Assessment in CBME

πŸ“… Tues., April 13, 2021, 9:30-12pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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CSBL Simulation Rounds

Taming the Debriefing - A Journey of Discovery, Growth and Maturity


Guest: Dr. Adam Cheng

πŸ“… Wed,. April 21, 2021 5-6pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Presented by NRC

LIFESTYLE is the "Best Medicine"


Dr. Amanda Marrone

πŸ“… Wed,. April 21, 2021, 6-9pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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Hosted by the Race, Racism and Racialization (R3) PACBIC Working Group and the Equity and Inclusion Office

Thinking About Whiteness – How to be an Ally?

πŸ“… Mon., April 26, 2021, 10-12pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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Presented by WRCEligible for Macademia Explorer

PFD Watch Party

πŸ“… Mon., April 26, 2021, 12-1pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Teachers as Allies Video: Click here

PGMEO CBME Event

Academic Coaching 1.0

πŸ“… Tues., April 27, 2021, 9-12pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

Sibley Lecture/MERIT Rounds

Anti-Racism in Health Professional Education


Guest: Dr. Marcia Anderson

πŸ“… Tues., April 27, 2021 5-6pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Hosted by MERIT - Lunch & A Lab Meeting

Is Clinical Reasoning a Process or a Product?


Guest: Sandra Monteiro

πŸ“… Tues., May 4, 2021, 12pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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PGMEO CBME Event

Academic Coaching 2.0: Beyond the Basics

πŸ“… Wed. May 5, 2021, 9-12pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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The Indigenous Health Learning Lodge Presents

Brown Bag Tea & Bannock Session: Indigenous Nursing Pandemic Perspectives

πŸ“… Thurs., May 13, 2021, 12-1:15pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

MERIT Rounds

Defining the Future of Patient-Focused Assessment


Guest: Dr. Dan Schumacher

πŸ“… Tues,. May 18, 2021, 5-6pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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Presented as part of McMaster's Teaching & Learning Month

Collaboration & Productivity Showcase

πŸ“…Fri., May 21, 2021, 10-12pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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Hannah History of Medicine Speaker Series

Magic, Healing, and Religion Workshop

πŸ“…Wed., May 26, 2021, 10-3:40pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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Hannah History of Medicine Speaker Series

Healing is Believing: Medical Magic Between Science and Religion

πŸ“…Wed., May 26, 2021, 11-12pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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Presented by WRCEligible for Macademia Explorer

PFD Watch Party

πŸ“… Mon., May 31, 2021, 12-1pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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BRITE Video: Click here

McMaster University's Equity & Inclusion Office Presents H.E.A.A.R.T 2021

Land Acknowledgement

πŸ“… Tues, June 1, 2021, 10-12pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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McMaster University's Equity & Inclusion Office Presents H.E.A.A.R.T 2021

Human Rights Fundamentals

πŸ“… Tues, June 1, 2021, 1:30-3:30 pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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McMaster University's Equity & Inclusion Office Presents H.E.A.A.R.T 2021

Accessibility 101

πŸ“… Wed, June 2, 2021, 10-12pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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McMaster University's Equity & Inclusion Office Presents H.E.A.A.R.T 2021

Digital Accessibility

πŸ“… Wed, June 2, 2021, 1:30-3:30 pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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McMaster University's Equity & Inclusion Office Presents H.E.A.A.R.T 2021

Accessible Presentation Techniques

πŸ“… Thurs, June 3, 2021, 10-12pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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Presented by WRC, School of Medicine & Waterloo University, School of Pharmacy

β€œAre You Vulnerable?” – Sexual Violence in the Clinical Setting, a PCL Educational Solution

πŸ“… Thurs., June 3, 2021, 6-8pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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McMaster University's Equity & Inclusion Office Presents H.E.A.A.R.T 2021

Anti-Racism Workshop

πŸ“… Thurs, June 3, 2021, 1:30-3:30 pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

McMaster University's Equity & Inclusion Office Presents H.E.A.A.R.T 2021

Accessible Teaching & Learning

πŸ“… Fri, June 4, 2021, 10-12pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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McMaster University's Equity & Inclusion Office Presents H.E.A.A.R.T 2021

Supporting Survivors 1: Responding to Disclosures of Sexual Violence

πŸ“… Mon, June 7, 2021, 9:30-11:30 am

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

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