medico-legal society of toronto


Past Events

2022

NOVEMBER

  • Expert Reports: Expert Evidence Before the Licence Appeal Tribunal [Eligible for 1.5 Substantive Hour LSO CPD Credits]

OCTOBER

  • Medical Liability in a Post-COVID World: Has the Legal Standard of Care Changed? [Eligible for 1.5 Substantive Hour LSO CPD Credits]
  • Annual Pot Pourri of Medico-Legal Cases [Eligible for 2 Substantive Hour LSO CPD Credits]

SEPTEMBER

  • Surveillance Through a New Lens: Assessing Invisible Disabilities [Eligible for 1.5 Substantive Hour LSO CPD Credits]

JUNE

  • Adverse Events Investigation, Systems Review and Disclosure [Eligible for 1.5 Substantive Hour LSO CPD Credits]

MAY

  • Annual General Meeting and Award Night 
  • SABS Changes: A Reflection Since 2016 Part II [Eligible for 1 Substantive Hour LSO CPD Credits]

APRIL

  • Changes to SABS - April 9, 2022 [Eligible for 1 Substantive Hour LSO CPD Credits]

MARCH

  • Annual Spring Bouquet Part II - March 30  [Eligible for 1 Substantive Hour LSO CPD Credits]
  • Annual Spring Bouquet Part I - March 9 [Eligible for 1 Substantive Hour LSO CPD Credits]

FEBRUARY

  • A “FUR”midable CATastrophic Update - February 16 [Eligible for up to 3 Substantive Hours LSO CPD Credits]

JANUARY

  • WEBINAR: The Law of Acute Care Medicine - January 19 [Eligible for up to 1.5 Substantive Hour LSO CPD Credits]

2021

NOVEMBER

  • Understanding Cognitive Impairment in Mild Traumatic Brain Injury - November 25 [Eligible for up to 1.5 Substantive Hour LSO CPD Credits]
  • Expert and Evidence Program: Part Two - The Trial Process. The Voir Dire on Expert Qualifications - November 2  [Eligible for up to 1.5 Substantive Hour LSO CPD Credits]

OCTOBER

  • Expert and Evidence Program: Part One - Developing Exceptional Expert Evidence, Preparing the Report, and Instructing the Expert - October 20 [Eligible for up to 1.5 Substantive Hour LSO CPD Credits]

SEPTEMBER

  • Potpourri  of Recent Medico-Legal Cases  Part Two - September 28 [Eligible for up to 1 Substantive Hour LSO CPD Credits]
  • Long-Term Care and Elder Law - September 23 [Eligible for up to 1.5 Substantive Hour LSO CPD Credits LSO CPD Credits]
  • Potpourri of Recent Medico-Legal Cases  Part One - September 14 [Eligible for up to 1 Substantive Hour LSO CPD Credits]

JUNE

  • Medico-Legal Report Part-Three: How to Untie the Gordian Knot of Expert Witness Handling at the LAT - June 23 [Eligible for up to 1.5 Substantive Hour LSO CPD Credits]

MAY

  • Medico-Legal Report Part Two: Ready, Set, Litigate...Getting Past the GateKeeper! - May 19 [Eligible for up to 1.5 Substantive Hour LSO CPD Credits]
  • Medico-Legal Report Part One: Getting Expert Testimony Admitted: A Gatekeeper to be Reckoned With - May 5 [Eligible for up to 1.5 Substantive Hour LSO CPD Credits]

MARCH 

  • 2021 Annual Spring Bouquet Part Two - March 23 [Eligible for up to 1 Substantive Hour LSO CPD Credits]
  • 2021 Annual Spring Bouquet Part One - March 9 [Eligible for up to 1 Substantive Hour LSO CPD Credits]

FEBRUARY

  • Don't CATch COVID, CATch up on CATastrophic Impairment - February 16 [Eligible for up to 3 Substantive Hours LSO CPD Credits]

2020

DECEMBER

  • Wine & Cheese Social 2020

NOVEMBER

  • Long-Term Care and Elder Law [Eligible for up to 1 Substantive Hour LSO CPD Credits]
  • COVID-19 What Does the Future Hold? Part Two [Eligible for up to 1 Substantive Hour LSO CPD Credits]

OCTOBER

  • Unconscious Bias in the Medical and Legal Professions [Eligible for up to 1 Substantive Hour LSO CPD Credits]
  •  How the CPSO has Adapted as a Result of COVID-19 [Eligible for up to 1 Substantive Hour LSO CPD Credits]

SEPTEMBER

  • Potpourri Cutting-edge of Medico-Legal Cases - Part Two [ Eligible for up to 1.5 Substantive Hours LSO CPD Credits]
  • Potpourri Cutting-edge of Medico-Legal Cases - Part One [Eligible for up to 1.5 Substantive Hours LSO CPD Credits]

AUGUST

  • The Law of Acute Care Medicine [Eligible for up to 1 Substantive Hour LSO CPD Credits]

JUNE

  • COVID-19 What Does the Future Hold? [Eligible for up to 1 Substantive Hour LSO CPD Credits]
  • Medical Malpractice Hot Topics 2020 [Eligible for up to 1 Substantive Hour LSO CPD Credits]

MAY

  • Precision Child Health: How to Truly Move Towards an Individualized Approach in Child Health Care [Eligible for up to 30 mins Substantive LSO CPD Credits]

MARCH

  • Young Practitioners: Hospital Privileges: Perspectives from MDs and Counsel [Eligible for up to 1 Substantive Hour LSO CPD Credits]

FEBRUARY

  • Why is everyone HISS-terical over CAT impairment? [Eligible for up to 3 Substantive Hours LSO CPD Credits]

2019

FEBRUARY

  • Has the Cat World Become a CATastrophe?  [Eligible for up to 3 Substantive Hours LSO CPD Credits]

MAY

  • Spring Bouquet [Eligible for up to 1.5 Substantive Hour LSO CPD Credits]

JUNE

  • Young Practitioners: Anatomy of a CPSO Complaint: Perspectives from MDs and Counsel [Eligible for up to 1 Substantive Hour LSO CPD Credits]

OCTOBER

  • A Potpourri of Medico-legal Cases [Eligible for up to 1.5 Substantive Hours LSO CPD Credits]
  • Brain Injury: Diagnosis, Treatment, Litigation [Eligible for up to 4 Substantive Hours LSO CPD Credits]

NOVEMBER

  • MLST Wine & Cheese Social 2019






2018

JANUARY

  • MLST Anatomy Series for Lawyers (2.5 Substantive Hours LSO CPD Credits)

FEBRUARY

  • Don't be CATatonic (3.5 Substantive Hours LSO CPD Credits)

APRIL

  • Spring Bouquet (1.5 Substantive Hours LSO CPD Credits)

MAY

  • MLST Annual Dinner

SEPTEMBER

  • A Potpourri of Medico-Legal Cases 2018 (1.5 Substantive Hours LSO CPD Credits)

OCTOBER

  • Young Practitioners: Speed Mentorship -Tough Topics, Honest Advice

2017

JANUARY

  • Changes to the RHPA (1.5 hrs CPD Substantive)

FEBRUARY

  • CATapult (3.5 hrs CPD Substantive)

FEBRUARY

  • Medical Assistance in Dying (1.5 hrs CPD Substantive)

APRIL

  • Spring Bouquet (1.5 hrs CPD Substantive)

MAY

  • MLST Annual Dinner

OCTOBER

  • A Potpourri of Medico-Legal Cases 2017 (1.5 hrs CPD Substantive)
  • Medical Expert (2.5 hrs CPD Substantive)

NOVEMBER

  • Chronic Pain (3 hrs CPD Substantive)
  • MLST Wine & Cheese Social 2017

2016

JANUARY

  • QCIPA (1.5 hrs CPD Substantive)

FEBRUARY

  • Kitty/CAT (3.5 hrs CPD Substantive)

MARCH

  • PAD (1 hr Audio Conference)
  • MIG (1.5 hrs CPD Substantive)

MAY

  • MLST Annual Dinner

SEPTEMBER

  • A Potpourri of Medico-Legal Cases 2016 (1.5 hrs CPD Substantive)

NOVEMBER

  • Accident Benefits Primer 2016 (3 hrs CPD Substantive)
  • MLST Wine & Cheese Social 2016

2015

FEBRUARY

  • Cataclysmic (3.5 hrs CPD Substantive)

APRIL

  • Ontario Forensic Pathology Service Tour

MAY

  • Centre of Forensic Sciences Tour
  • Travel Insurance - Is Yours Valid? (3 hrs CPD Substantive)
  • MLST Annual Dinner

SEPTEMBER

  • A Potpourri of Medico-Legal Cases 2015 (1.5 hrs CPD Substantive)

NOVEMBER

  • MLST Wine & Cheese Social 



2014

JANUARY

  • Crisis Intervention (1 hr CPD Substantive)

FEBRUARY

  • CATch Me if You Can: The Ever-Evolving World of Catastrophic Claims (3.5 hrs CPD Substantive)

MARCH

  • Communications between Counsel and Experts Moore v. Getahun - Have we entered a new era? (2 hrs CPD Substantive)

MAY

  • MLST Annual Dinner

JUNE

  • Mental Health in the Law (3.0 hrs CPD Professionalism)

SEPTEMBER

  • A Potpourri of Medico-Legal Cases 2014 (1.5 hrs CPD Substantive)

OCTOBER

  • Chiropractic Manipulation and Stroke (1 hr CPD Substantive)

NOVEMBER

  • The Wild West of Medical Marijuana (2.5 hrs CPD Substantive)
  • MLST Wine & Cheese Social 2014

2013

JANUARY

  • The Treatment of Spouses: Can You or Can’t You? (1 hr Audio Conference)
  • Is Genetics Reshaping the Physician’s Duty to Patients?

FEBRUARY

  • Who let the CAT out of the Bag? (3.5 hrs CPD Substantive)

APRIL

  • Capacity Assessments (Accredited by CFPC and 1.0 hrs CPD Professionalism and 3.0 hrs CPD Substantive)

MAY

  • Acquired Brain Injury Litigation and Medicine (3.0 hrs CPD Substantive)
  • Hospital Privileges (1 hr Audio Conference)
  • MLST Annual Dinner

SEPTEMBER

  • A Potpourri of Medico-Legal Cases 2013 (1.5 hrs CPD Substantive)

OCTOBER

  • The Fight Against Fraud (.75 Professionalism Hour(s); up to 2.25 Substantive Hours)

NOVEMBER

  • The SCC Decision in the Rasouli Case (1.5 hrs CPD Substantive)
  • The Emerging Definition of the SABS and the Arbitration Process (1 hr Audio Conference) 

DECEMBER 

  • MLST Wine & Cheese



2012

JANUARY

  • Expert Reports (3 hrs CPD Substantive)

FEBRUARY

  • CAT 2012 (3.5 hrs CPD Substantive)

MARCH

The End of Life as we know it (1 hr Audio Conference)

  • You Show Me Yours and I’ll Show You Mine: DOCTORS SHOW & TELL ALL (2.5 hrs CPD/session or 5.5 hrs for the full day)

MAY

  • MLST Annual Dinner

SEPTEMBER

  • A Potpourri of Medico-Legal Cases 2012 ( 1.5 hrs CPD Substantive)

OCTOBER

  • Doctors and Lawyers on the Road to Peace and Human Dignity

NOVEMBER

  • Low-Velocity Collision Injuries: State of the Art (3 hrs CPD Substantive)
  • Forensic Toxicology & Medicolegal Death Investigations

DECEMBER

  • MLST Wine & Cheese


2011

JANUARY

  • MLST 60th Anniversary Event

FEBRUARY

  • Catastrophic Impairment

MARCH

  • ECT’s

MAY

  • MLST Annual Dinner

SEPTEMBER

  • Concussions Can Be Prevented

NOVEMBER

  • Psychiatry in a War Zone

DECEMBER

  • MLST Wine & Cheese



2010

JANUARY

  • An Inquest into the Death of Mr. O. Man Winter

FEBRUARY

  • Exoskeleton and Stem Cells

MAY

  • MLST Annual Dinner

SEPTEMBER

  • The Health Professions Appeal and Review Board: Best Practices in Advocacy

OCTOBER

  • The Changing Role of Physician Leadership in Ontario's Public Hospitals

DECEMBER

  • Police Crisis Negotiation: Tactical, Medical and Legal Perspective


2009

JANUARY

  • Lessons from the Gouge Inquiry

FEBRUARY

  • Regulating Professional Behavior: Balancing Abusive Behavior with Abuse of Process

MARCH

  • The Science of Sleep

APRIL

  • Mock CAT Arbitration

MAY

  • MLST Annual Dinner

OCTOBER

  • Duty and Privilege: Keeping the ‘Ex’ out of Expert Witness

NOVEMBER

  • Fertility


2008

JANUARY

  • Hollywood Meets Tort Reform. Videotaping Medical Assessments: Medical-Legal Issues

FEBRUARY

  • Electronically Exposed: The impact of the Internet on the Practice of Medicine and Law

APRIL

  • Forensic Science Experience

MAY

  • MLST Annual Dinner

DECEMBER

  • The Science of Sleep – should sleep be the 6th “Vital Sign”

2007

FEBRUARY

  • Organ Donation: Do You Know Where Your Organs are Tonight?

APRIL

  • MLST Hospital Day

MAY

  • MLST Annual Dinner: Get the Dope on The Drug Trial

JUNE

  • MLST Hospital Day

SEPTEMBER

  • Chronic Pain: What has the Supreme Court of Canada Case Done for us Lately?

NOVEMBER

  • The Consequences of Transparency: Reporting Medical and Legal Errors

2006

SEPTEMBER

  • HPRAC’s New Directions for Health professionals: Is it Whistle Bowing or Blowing in the Wind

OCTOBER

  • Doctors Show and Tell All / Lawyers Show and Tell All

NOVEMBER

  • Life after DAC’s Part II




Founded in 1950 by a group of doctors and lawyers, the
Medico-Legal Society of Toronto
promotes medical, legal and scientific knowledge, cooperation and understanding between the professions in the interest of justice and in the best interests of patients and clients.

Copyright  MLST ©2022 

Founded in 1950 by a group of doctors and lawyers, the Medico-Legal Society of Toronto promotes medical, legal and scientific knowledge, cooperation and understanding between the professions in the interest
of justice and in the best interests of patients and clients.

Copyright ©2021 Medico-Legal Society of Toronto


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