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AMO Digital Health & Social Media Day

October 27, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 12:30 pm

 Registration is closed for this event

Friday, 27 October 2017
8:00 am – 12:15 pm
Ottawa Conference & Event Centre, 200 Coventry Road

AMO Digital Health & Social Media Day has brought together a diverse group of engaging and well-respected speakers to help physicians, nurses, allied health professionals and practice staff improve the workflow, efficiency and quality of patient care in their practices. Topics will range from how to use social media, to EMR data mining, to patient portals and more.

Learning objectives
- Learn how to best enhance your EMR use
- Explore best practices in social media use for physicians
- Learn about available top 15 useful medical apps for health professionals and practical tips on how to use them effectively
- Explore patient portals for practice efficiency
- Understand medical-legal risks with using electronic communications

CME credits
This program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Ontario office for up to 4.00 Group Learning credits.


7:00 am – 7:50 am      Registration and Breakfast

7:50 am – 8:00 am      Welcome and Introduction

CME SESSIONS (all sessions include a Q&A period)

8:00 am – 8:45 am     EMR: Making data quality & data mining exciting!
                                    Dr. Mario Elia

8:45 am – 9:15 am      You need to hear this: ipad Audiometry in your office       
                                    Dr. Matthew Bromwich

9:15 am – 10:00 am    When Harry tweeted Sally: Adventures and best practices in social media use for physicians 
                                    Dr. Yoni Freedhoff

10:00 am – 10:15 am  Nutritional Break

10:15 am – 11:00 am  Horses or Zebras? There’s an app for that:  Top 15 useful medical apps
                                    Dr. Chandi Chandrasena

11:00 am – 11:30 am  Patient Portals: Beam me Up Doc!
                                    Dr. Roozbeh Matin

11:30 am – 12:15 am  CMPA: Using e-communications, smartphones and protecting privacy
                                    Dr Dennis Desai

12:15 pm                     Closing remarks


Registration includes breakfast and nutritional snacks. Parking is free. 

Physicians: AMO Members $100 + HST
Physicians: Non-members $150 + HST
Residents: $75 + HST
Medical Students: $50 + HST
Health Professionals: $120 + HST

Click here to complete online registration and payment by credit card.
Click here to download registration form if paying by cheque.

Sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities available.

Silver sponsors

OntarioMD logo

Bronze sponsors

Joule, a CMA company

Ontario Medical Association


Planning Committee
Dr. Sanjay Acharya, Dr. Chandi Chandrasena, Dr. Yoni Freedhoff, Dr. Mark Kaluzienski, Dr. Roozbeh Matin, Dr. Kiran Rabheru, Dr. Caitlin Schwartz, Dr. Nicole Shadbolt, Banu Pamukcu

October 27th, 2017 8:00 AM   through   12:15 PM
Ottawa Conference & Events Centre
200 Coventry Road
Ottawa, ON K1K 4S3
Physician: AMO member $ 113.00
Physician: non-member $ 169.50
Residents $ 84.75
Medical students $ 56.50
Health Professionals $ 135.60


October 27, 2017
8:00 am - 12:30 pm
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Academy of Medicine Ottawa


Ottawa Conference & Event Centre
200 Coventry Road
Ottawa, Ontario Canada
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