The Medical Council of Canada’s 2013 Annual Meeting, “On to the Future: Blueprinting for the Next Generation”, was held from Sept. 15 to 17, 2013 at the Ottawa Convention Centre.
The Medical Council of Canada (MCC) covered the Annual Meeting through social media. Coverage on Twitter was done through the @MedCouncilCan handle; tweets included the following hashtag: #MCCagm. We encouraged our audiences to join the conversation on Twitter by sharing their comments and questions with the following hashtag: #MCCagm. Photos and presentations from the Annual Meeting were also be posted on Facebook on the following page: https://www.facebook.com/MedicalCouncilOfCanada
For complete social media coverage of the 101st Annual Meeting, please visit storify.com/MedCouncilCan. In addition to full coverage on Storify.
Sneak peek of topics covered at the Annual Meeting
What is blueprinting?
Why review the blueprint?
The MCC is getting a new home! A ground breaking ceremony took place on Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013 at 1021 Thomas Spratt where our new building will reside. The MCC’s Executive Board and guests were present:
Day 1 of the Annual Meeting
Council members and guests attended the following presentations:
“Competency-based Assessent: The Good, The Bad and the Puzzling” – Dr. Kevin Eva
Day 2 of the Annual Meeting
On day 2 of the Annual Meeting, Council members and guests were given the opportunity to map the CanMEDS framework to the new MCC Blueprint. Participants then broke out into smaller groups for the following workshops:
- Gaps and Issues: Dimensions, Definitions and Specifications
- Blueprint Impacts, Challenges and Opportunities
Council members and guests also attended workshops on the following topics:
- Finance – New Not-for-Profit Legislation
- NAC – Practice Ready Assessment
- Space Planning
Day 3 of the Annual Meeting
Sept. 17, 2013 was the Meeting of Council at the Ottawa Convention Centre
Congratulations to Ms. Nancy MacBeth, who has been elected by the Council as the new MCC President. For more information, please visit the following page: mcc.ca/2013/09/welcome-new-president-and-council-members