Professionalism and Medical Ethics

Self-paced online modules

Course Overview

Physicians are committed to the health and well-being of individual patients, themselves and society through ethical practice, high personal standards of behaviour, accountability to the profession and society, physician-led regulation, and maintenance of personal health and professional wellness. This course is designed to help you recognize and safely navigate everyday ethical and professional challenges, identify and prevent conflicts and potential adverse events. 

Course Objectives

Upon completion of the course, you will be equipped to:

  • Demonstrate values and expectations of professionalism for medical practice in Alberta
  • Identify high-risk situations for potential issues with professionalism
  • Recognize the early warning signs indicating ethical dilemmas and boundary challenges
  • Engage in reflective practice to maintain ethical and professional practice
  • Access available resources for support of professionalism and wellness

Contact

Niamh Lyons, Education Coordinator

Blended

Registration

Self-register for the free Online Modules. Create an ECME e-Learning Profile or login to an existing profile at https://ecme.ucalgary.ca. Once logged in, go to 'e-Learning Courses' from the main menu. Find ‘Professionalism and Medical Ethics (Online Modules)’ in the course listing. After submitting your registration, right away you will be redirected to start the course. 

Credits

Mainpro+ Self-Learning – 1.5 credits

MOC Section 3 Self-Assessment – 1.5 hours