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Northern Constellations 2016

April 8-9, 2016

Valhalla Inn

Thunder Bay, Ontario

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Conference Overview

Join your colleagues on April 8 and 9, 2016 in Thunder Bay for our Fifth Annual Faculty Development Conference. Northern Constellations 2016 will further develop your knowledge and skills as a faculty member at NOSM.

A wide variety of innovative and interactive workshops are planned to meet your individual learning needs. Workshops will  provide forums to share experiences and challenges along with opportunities to improve specific skills in the areas of teaching and preceptoring, educational and administrative leadership, along with scholarly and research activities.

Friday Night Supper Ceremonies will provide a venue for recognizing Faculty Peer Awards of Excellence Winners along with Faculty Promotions. Multiple affiliated meetings will allow you to network with other faculty and educational staff.

Three succinct and engaging plenaries will be given by:


Hodges Pic 2015   Brian Hodges MD, PhD, FRCPC

A Call to Caring: Balancing Compassion and Technical Expertise


Irby pic 2015         David Irby PhD                               

Extraordinary Clinical Teaching on the Run


Tepper pic 2015        Josh Tepper MD, MPH, MBA                            

Supporting Clinical Teaching Through Adaptive Learning

Contact us if you have any questions

 James Goertzen                     Christina Graves                               
 Assistant Dean, CEPD                        Coordinator, CEPD 
 jgoertzen@nosm.ca                      cgraves@nosm.ca



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