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MONDAY, APRIL 22, 2013 PLENARY SESSION 8:30AM – 10:00AM Hilton Hotel, First floor, Palais, Kent, and Saint-Louis Rooms TRANSFORMING OUR SYSTEM: ARE WE MOVING IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION? Learning Objectives: By the end of this session, participants will: 1. Define the meaning of systems transformation in the context of health, health care, and medical education 2. Describe the impact of systems transformation on the educational delivery environment and strategies for moving forward 3. Describe the impact on medical education curricula and strategies to support coming changes #systemstransformation Speakers: DR. PIERRE COSSETTE, Dean, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Université de Sherbrooke Dr. Pierre Cossette earned his MD/PhD degree at Université de Montréal and completed his specialty in internal medicine at Université de Sherbrooke (UdeS). He has a master’s degree in epidemiology and biostatistics from McGill University. He has been a professor in the Department of Medicine at UdeS since 1997. Dr. Cossette was appointed Director of the Internal Medicine Program – Core Curriculum in 1998. In 2004, he became the Director of the Department of Medicine at the UdeS and the CHUS. He has been the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences at UdeS since September 2010. Pierre Cossette is recognized for his mobilizing leadership not only by his colleagues but also by the medical administrative and university bodies with which he works. The strategic planning exercise that he has been leading since the beginning of his mandate has driven the Faculty and his network toward improving the quality of his programs and reorganizing his research around promising major interdisciplinary themes. DR. JACK KITTS, President and CEO, Ottawa Hospital Dr. Jack Kitts received his medical degree from the University of Ottawa in 1980. After interning at the University of Toronto, he completed a three-year tour as a medical officer in the Canadian Forces before returning to the University of Ottawa to complete specialty training in anesthesia in 1987. He spent one year as a research fellow at the University of California in San Francisco. Dr. Kitts then joined the medical staff at the Ottawa Civic Hospital as an anesthesiologist and Research Director for the Department of Anesthesia. In 1992, he led the development of the hospital’s Preoperative Assessment Clinic which became a model for subsequent clinics, both nationally and internationally. He also became its first Medical Director. In 1995, he was appointed Chief of Anesthesia at the Civic Hospital and Associate Professor at the University of Ottawa. He continues to practice anesthesia on a part-time basis. For many years, Dr. Kitts has been sought out as an accomplished speaker at local, national, and international conferences. APRIL 20 – 23, 2013 – QUEBEC CITY, QC 49

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CCME 2013 Final Program
Table of Contents
General Information
Floor Plans
Quebec City
Friday April 19
Saturday April 20
Welcoming Ceremony and AFMC AMS J. Wendell Macleod Memorial Lecture
Dedicated Sessions
Welcoming Reception
Medical Education and Patient Safety: A Patient-Doctor Dialogue
Sunday April 21
Educational Innovation Symposium – Teaching Patient Safety – A Call to Action
Oral Presentations
Facilitated Sessions
Education Research Symposium – Assessing Clinical Teachers’ Professional Behaviours
Transforming Our System: Are We Moving in the Right Direction?
Monday April 22
Hot Topic
Tuesday April 23
AFMC Learner
No More Lonely Heroes: Learner Wellness Through Collaboration
AFMC – Awards Reception and Presidential Address
CAME – Awards Luncheon and AGM, Certificate of Merit Awards

CCME 2013 Final Program