Contact

If you have any questions please contact:

Brien Wong

Event Planner, Continuing Professional Development, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto brien.wong@utoronto.ca

Dr. Anita Singh

Academic Director, Palliative Care eLearning Program & eFacilitator anita.singh@lhsc.on.ca

Dr. Leila Lax

Educational Design Research Co-Director & eLearning Program Coordinator l.lax@utoronto.ca

Program Committee

Dr. Anita Singh MD, CCFP(PC), FCFP

PCeL Program Academic Director; Palliative Care Consultant, London Regional Cancer Program; Assistant Professor, University of Western Ontario & University of Toronto

Dr. Leila Lax BA, BScAAM, MEd, PhD

PCeL Program Co-Director Educational Design Research; Assistant Professor, Biomedical Communications, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto

Dr. Paolo Mazzotta MD, HBSc, MSc, CCFP(PC)

PCeL Program Online Facilitator; Palliative Care Consultant, Temmy Latner Centre for Palliative Care, Mount Sinai Hospital; Assistant Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto

Dr. Jamie Meuser MD, CCFP FCFP

PCeL Program Online Facilitator; Palliative Care Consultant, Temmy Latner Centre for Palliative Care, Mount Sinai Hospital; Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto

Dr. Russell Goldman MD, CCFP(PC)

Palliative Care Consultant and Director, Temmy Latner Centre for Palliative Care, Mount Sinai Hospital

Dr. Sandy Buchman MD, CCFP(PC)

Palliative Care Consultant, Temmy Latner Centre for Palliative Care, Mount Sinai Hospital

Brien Wong

Event Planner, Continuing Professional Development, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto

Acknowledgements

The Palliative Care eLearning Program is dedicated in memory to Dr. Lawrence Librach (MD, CCFP, FCFP), former Director, Palliative Care Consultant, Temmy Latner Centre for Palliative Care, Mount Sinai Hospital. It was his vision that inspired the creation of this program in 2002. 

We would like to thank the following contributors for their support in the development, implementation and evaluation of this program.

Axon Interactive Inc. (Tabby Rose, Jeff Rose, Kristina Neuman & James Zinger).

Ms. Nancy Bush, Event Planner, Continuing Professional Development, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
Nancy retired in 2020. We were honoured to have her as part of our team since the inception of this program 18 years ago and thank her for her exceptional organization of all details. .

Dr. Hyon Kim (MTS, MD, CCFP) End-of-Life Care Program eFacilitator, Palliative Care Consultant, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre.

Dr. Anoo Tamber (MD, CCFP) End-of-Life Care Program eFacilitator, Palliative Care Consultant, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre.

Dr. Albert Kirshen (MSc, MD, FRCPC, FACP) Academic Program Coordinator, Palliative Care Consultant, Temmy Latner Centre for Palliative Care, Mount Sinai Hospital.

Dr. David Ouchterlony (MD, CCFP, FCFP, DABHPM) Palliative Care Consultant, Temmy Latner Centre for Palliative Care, Mount Sinai Hospital.

Dr. Jennifer Arvanitis (MD, CCFP) Temmy Latner Centre for Palliative Care, Mount Sinai Hospital.

Dr. David Kendal (MD, MCFP) Temmy Latner Centre for Palliative Care, Mount Sinai Hospital.

Diana Tabak & Cameron McLennan, Standardized Patient Program, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto.

Dr. Marlene Scardamalia, Institute for Knowledge Innovation and Technology, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto for her contribution of Knowledge Forum and funding of Knowledge Building research.

Dr. Avi Hyman, Meaghan Brierley, Ju Ho Park, Discovery Commons, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, for online media design and programming of evaluation forms.

Jenn Tse, Biomedical Media & Design, Macromedia Flash design of Knowledge Forum program 2008-09.

Dr. Glenn Regehr, Wilson Centre for Research in Education, University of Toronto, for research consultation.

Temmy Latner Centre for Palliative Care, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario.

Funding

Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care is gratefully acknowledged for funding this program.