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Online courses

Build leading-edge knowledge and skills at your own pace. The CPS works with medical experts and content designers to develop online courses that are current, evidence-based, balanced, and accredited.

Early childhood development

Early childhood development

Credit hours: 1.0

Learn how the brain grows and interacts with the environment to influence child development.

Expires: Mar 20, 2018


<p>From challenges to innovation: Doing our part to improve children’s health status and health services in Canada</p>

From challenges to innovation: Doing our part to improve children’s health status and health services in Canada

Credit hours: 1.0

CPS Member:
$42.50
Non-member:
$64.50

Learn strategies that can positively impact children’s health and service delivery at the community and provincial/territorial levels.

Expires: Sep 1, 2018


Little things matter: The impact of toxins on child health

Little things matter: The impact of toxins on child health

Credit hours: 1.0

CPS Member:
$42.50
Non-member:
$64.50

Learn more about the toxic chemicals that are associated with learning or behavioural problems in children.

Expires: Sep 1, 2018


<p>One year later: Medical Assistance in Dying (MAID) and what we’ve learned about requests concerning minors</p>

One year later: Medical Assistance in Dying (MAID) and what we’ve learned about requests concerning minors

Credit hours: 1.0

CPS Member:
$42.50
Non-member:
$64.50

Learn how key findings from the CPSP and related MAID studies reflect, and perhaps anticipate, end-of-life care for infants, children and youth in Canada.

Expires: Sep 1, 2018


Protecting infants and toddlers from seasonal influenza

Protecting infants and toddlers from seasonal influenza

Credit hours: 2.0

Learn about the importance of integrating influenza vaccine options into routine paediatric immunization and discussing vaccine options for your patients.

Expires: Aug 10, 2018


Say yes to the less! ‘Choosing wisely’ in office and hospital settings

Say yes to the less! ‘Choosing wisely’ in office and hospital settings

Credit hours: 1.0

CPS Member:
$42.50
Non-member:
$64.50

Learn about five specific areas where clinical paediatric management can be improved based on best evidence and practice.

Expires: Sep 1, 2018

Clinical podcasts

Based on recent CPS position statements/practice points and presented in a case-based approach, these podcasts allow busy clinicians to listen to CME at their convenience.

Featuring practical insights, clinical presentations or specific diagnoses, clinical guidance and policy recommendations, these podcasts will appeal to paediatricians, family physicians, residents, and allied health professionals.

Brought to you by CPS and PedsCases.

For the most popular free podcatcher softwares, visit: ITunes, Juice, Doppler.

Acute management of croup in the emergency department

Acute management of croup in the emergency department

Length: 16 mins.

Croup is one of the most common causes of upper airway obstruction in young children.

Expires: Jan 6, 2018

CPS position statement


CPS acute otitis media

CPS acute otitis media

Length: 21 mins.

Learn about the pathogenesis, etiology, and risk factors of acute otitis media. 

Expires: Oct 19, 2018

CPS position statement


Management of term infants at increased risk for early onset bacterial sepsis

Management of term infants at increased risk for early onset bacterial sepsis

Length: 19 mins.

Early-onset neonatal bacterial sepsis (EOS) has been defined as sepsis occurring within the first seven days of life; most infants become symptomatic within 24 h of birth.

Expires: Jan 11, 2018

CPS position statement


Uncomplicated pneumonia in healthy Canadian children and youth: Practice points for management

Uncomplicated pneumonia in healthy Canadian children and youth: Practice points for management

Length: 18 mins.

Although immunization has decreased the incidence of bacterial pneumonia in vaccinated children, pneumonia remains common in healthy children. 

Expires: Feb 28, 2018

CPS position statement


Update for Canadian NRP providers: A case-based review

Update for Canadian NRP providers: A case-based review

Length: 19 mins.

CPS Practice Point outlining the updated Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) guidelines for Canadian providers through a case-based review.

Expires: Nov 1, 2018

CPS position statement


Update on invasive meningococcal vaccination for Canadian children and youth

Update on invasive meningococcal vaccination for Canadian children and youth

Length: 16 mins.

Invasive meningococcal disease (IMD) is serious, often resulting in fulminant sepsis or meningitis.

Expires: Aug 7, 2018

CPS position statement

Last updated: Oct 3 2017