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2016 Peer Leader Symposium: Building Peer Leader Bridges to Advance Clinical Practice

 Infoway hosted the 2016 Peer Leader Symposium: Building Peer Leader Bridges to Advance Clinical Practice, an event that brought together clinicians, patients, and other health care leaders to discuss how clinical practice can be advanced by working together to optimize the use and value of digital health.

The Symposium drew leaders from nearly all of Canada’s provinces and territories from a number of clinical and non-clinical professions.

Province Number in Attendance
National  14
Northwest Territories 3
British Columbia 1
Alberta 10
Manitoba 6
Saskatchewan 8
Ontario 52
Quebec 3
New Brunswick 3
Prince Edward Island 3
Nova Scotia 5
Newfoundland and Labrador 9
  TOTAL :117


Profession/Role Number in Attendance
Clinical Manager Peer Leaders 6
Clinical Council Members 3
Clinical Reference Group Members 16
Change Management Reference Group Members 4
Faculty Peer Leaders 10
Pharmacy Peer Leaders 6
Physician Peer Leaders 8
Nurse Peer Leaders 10
Peer Leader Project Team Members 19
LEADing Practice Award Recipients 13
Student Interprofessional eHealth Award Recipients 2
Training Manager 1
Executive Director 1
Other 24

Symposium Highlights

Download presentations from thought leaders who participated at this year’s Peer Leader Symposium: Building Peer Leader Bridges to Advance Clinical Practice

Keynote: Sustaining Peer Networks
Bill McEvily, Professor of Strategic Management, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto

Keynote: How to be Always New
Mike Lipkin, President, Environics/Lipkin

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