May 15, 2023
McMaster University has several resources available if you're looking for support in health sciences education.
February 22, 2023
February 7, 2023
The popular McMaster International Review Course in Internal Medicine (MIRCIM) is being held both virtually and in-person in Krakow, Poland from May 11-13, with free registration for McMaster University community members.
October 14, 2022
Teresa Chan is being recognized for her work examining how health professionals can best use social media to increase health literacy in both physicians and the lay public.
April 25, 2022 by Fram Dinshaw
McMaster University’s Teresa Chan is winner of the Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada (AFMC)’s Outstanding Contribution to Faculty Development Award for innovations in medical education.
February 2, 2022 by Lori A. Dale
The Continuing Professional Development Office, McMaster University, is delighted to announce the selection of its new assistant dean for the Program for Faculty Development (PFD) portfolio.
September 14, 2021 by Lori A. Dale
Teresa Chan, MD, FRCPC, MHPE, DRCPSC, is the recipient of the 2021 Royal College Award for Early-Career Leadership in Medical Education / Continuing Professional Development.
June 14, 2021
Healthcare professionals seeking to upgrade their skills mid-career have a formidable ally in Teresa Chan, incoming associate dean of Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
May 31, 2021
As all of Canada bears witness to yet another Indian Residential School related tragedy, the stark evidence-based findings from the Kamloops Residential School convey perhaps, a harsher reality. This is a hard truth that has been affirmed with evidence. A more somber truth perhaps, is that many Indigenous people; parents, grand-parents, aunties and uncles have known for years but nobody was listening. Sadly, the Tk'emlúps te Secwépemc First Nations have had their truth confirmed.
May 28, 2021
McMaster University’s Continuing Professional Development Office (CPD), has been awarded 4 educational grants from eCampusOntario. These grants will support projects to create open educational resources.
May 6, 2021
Three Faculty of Health Sciences professors have been named 2021 University Scholars by McMaster University. Teresa Chan, Andrea Gonzalez and Richard Whitlock are three of seven who have been given the university’s top award for mid-career researchers who are considered global leaders.
January 15, 2021
To help slow the spread of COVID-19, the Province of Ontario has declared a state of emergency and made a stay at home order which will last until at least four weeks.
December 4, 2020
Dr. Teresa Chan, an emergency physician in Hamilton, Ont. and associate professor at McMaster University, told CTVNews.ca that continuing to follow public health measures can help emergency physicians overcome burnout. "Everyone in the department is there and frankly risking their lives in many ways to take care of people when they're most needed and so, we'd love it if everyone can chip in by wearing their masks and refrain from large gatherings to help us stop the spread," she said via Zoom on Thursday.
December 2, 2020
MERIT adjunct scientist, Dr. Teresa Chan, is the recent recipient of the Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians (CAEP) Ian Stiell Researcher of the Year Award. This award recognizes individuals who have made outstanding contributions to emergency medicine research.
October 9, 2020
April 29, 2020
The Continuing Professional Development (CPD) office has been created within the Faculty of Health Sciences to further advance health sciences and medical education as well as professional development opportunities for faculty members and health-care professionals.
April 13, 2020
April 8, 2020
McMaster University professor Khalid Azzam has been appointed the inaugural associate dean of Continuing Professional Development for the Faculty of Health Sciences.
June 20, 2019 by Lori A. Dale
The McMaster University, Continuing Health Sciences Education Program has recently updated their CHSE Guidebook for Designing CPD Activities. This 110 page booklet is now available for download on their website.
April 24, 2019 by Lori A. Dale
As of January 1st, 2019, all accreditation/certification applications must be submitted through our McMaster CHSE site.