May 15, 2019  |  12:00pm - 1:00pm
City-Wide Medical Grand Rounds

Person-Centred Care: Broadening the Curriculum Beyond Bioscience

Person-Centred Care: Broadening the Curriculum Beyond Bioscience

Ayelet Kuper, MD, DPhil, FRCPC

Staff Physician, Division of GIM, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
Scientist and Associate Director, The Wilson Centre, UHN/UofT
Co-Lead, Person-Centred Care Education & Associate Professor, DoM, UofT

Learning Objectives:

At the end of the presentation, participants should be able to:

  1. Identify the links between traditional medical knowledge, current medical education, and the provision of compassionate, equitable medical care
  2. Appreciate concepts from the social sciences and humanities that underpin an understanding of person-centred care
  3. Outline an approach to teaching for compassion and social justice


Hosted at:

  • Women's College Hospital
    Auditorium, Room 2501

Interactive videoconference:

  • Baycrest
    Telehealth boardroom
  • Michael Garron
    Gray Steele conference room
  • Sinai Health
    Bridgepoint: G.001
    Mount Sinai Hospital: webcast only
  • St. Joseph's
    Sunnyside Building Room 2S.257
  • St. Michael’s
    LKSKI: Keenan Research Centre auditorium - 2nd fl.
  • Sunnybrook
    Bayview: McLaughlin Lecture Theatre, EG 61
    St. John's Rehab: S3 332
  • Trillium Health Partners
    Credit Valley: IA Surgical Oncology Room 1A221
    Mississauga: CA4 Small Boardroom
  • University Health Network
    Toronto General: Medical Education, Eaton Ground 025/026
    Toronto Western: Main auditorium, 2W 401
  • West Park
    R3 Sunroom

Webcast available

Twitter hashtag #CWMGR

Questions will be accepted via email at and Twitter.  

Evaluation & Attendance:

Attendance for Maintenance of Certification credit will only be tracked if evaluation and attendance surveys are completed.

CWMGR Poster - 19-05-15.pdf