Our partnership with COSA

October 29, 2020
Our partnership with COSA accommodates your eLearning CPD needs. Explore our three most recent CPD programs (listed below) which are developed in collaboration with or endorsed by the Clinical Oncology Society of Australia (COSA) and delivered to you by leading Australian professors and oncology consultants. Note: Fellows of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP) can easily claim their CPD credits in MyCPD.

MDBriefCase Acquires OncologyEducation to Significantly Advance its Oncology Platform

October 1, 2020
MDBriefCase Group Inc. (MDBC), Canada’s leading provider of online continuing medical education and professional development for healthcare providers, is excited to announce the acquisition of OncologyEducation. OncologyEducation is a comprehensive online platform providing evidence-based oncology content, developed and authored by a leading, international faculty of oncology professionals. “We are excited to add OncologyEducation to our family of online educational resources for healthcare professionals,” said Jason Flowerday, CEO of MDBC. “This acquisition aligns with our commitment to investing in critical therapeutic areas to provide our worldwide members with the latest scientific resources for informed healthcare decision-making. Together, MDBriefCase and OncologyEducation serves to provide the pharmaceutical and biotech sectors with improved access and reach to innovative medical education opportunities and programming.” “OncologyEducation was founded on the principle of improving patient care by providing oncology professionals worldwide with the latest oncology information resources,” said Dr. Berry, co-founder of OncologyEducation. “We are a global organization that has grown to have strong credibility among healthcare professionals around the world, and we are confident that MDBriefCase’s track record of global success can further expand the reach and impact of quality oncology education through its innovative offerings.” Since 2001, MDBC has delivered interactive, peer-reviewed, and evidence-based programs […]

MDBriefCase Group Announces New Expert Advisors and Transforms its Online Learning Platform

September 18, 2019
TORONTO, Sept. 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — MDBriefCase Group Inc. (“MDBC” or the “Company”), a global leader in e-learning products and services that aims to accelerate better decision-making in healthcare, announced collaborations with two expert advisors, Dr. David Strain, Senior Clinical Lecturer at the University of Exeter (London, UK), and Dr. Mohamed Farghaly, Associate Professor at Dubai Medical College (Dubai, UAE). These collaborations will continue to support MDBC’s foothold as one of the foremost online, continuing professional development providers across Canada, Australia, the United Kingdom, Europe and the Middle East. These exciting new collaborations come at a transformational time in the Company’s history as a global leader in online medical education, as they coincide with the launch of MDBC’s enhanced digital presence including a new learning platform that applies cutting-edge instructional design to all of MDBC’s global products and services. “The opportunity to work with Drs. Strain and Farghaly as expert advisors to the Company provides MDBriefCase with access to highly-respected thought leaders with deep clinical and industry insights,” says Jason Flowerday, CEO of MDBC. “Our entry, and the acceleration of MDBC’s world-class online medical education, into the UK, Europe and the Middle East is an organizational priority that will […]

MDBriefCase Announces New VP of Sales to Inspire Partnership Development

April 3, 2019
MDBriefCase Group Inc. (MDBriefCase), Canada’s leading provider of online continuing medical education (CME), is excited to welcome Catherine Rice, VP of Sales, Canada – the newest addition to the rapidly expanding team. Rice joins the company as it focuses on growth in Canada and abroad, and promises to inject a high dose of energy into its already impressive development of strong partnerships within the health education industry. “It is with great pleasure that I announce Catherine Rice as Canada’s new VP Sales,” says MDBriefCase CEO Jason Flowerday. “She’s a passionate leader with deep industry insights, experience and relationships who will add tremendous expertise to our leadership team”. Since 2001, MDBriefCase has delivered interactive, peer-reviewed and evidence-based programs free of charge on its proprietary learning management system. It has since advanced its commitment to enhancing the quality of care in communities around the world through its expansion into Australia, the Middle East, Europe and Africa. Delivering content for over 250,000 healthcare professionals in over 20 countries, MDBriefCase is proud to welcome Rice during a time that brings even more opportunity for innovation in health education. Catherine Rice has more than 24 years of Canadian industry experience with multiple senior leadership roles […]

New Online Program Helping Healthcare Professionals Respond to Opioid Crisis

November 14, 2018
OTTAWA, Nov. 14, 2018 /CNW/ – Healthcare providers have a new online program to help them respond to the growing opioid crisis in Canada. In virtually every jurisdiction across the country, opioid-related overdoses and deaths have reached crisis levels. Through a new, case-based e-learning program from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, healthcare providers can learn from experts in pain management about the best ways to deal with these increasingly complex cases. The online program is one of three new self-assessment programs being offered as part of an innovative pilot collaboration between the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the MDBriefCase Group. These self-assessment programs are available at no additional charge for Fellows of the Royal College and MOC MAINPORT ePortfolio users. The two other self-assessment programs available are on the topics of CanMEDS and research ethics. Other healthcare professionals in Canada and abroad will be able to access the programs at a cost of $65 CAD. All programs are available online as of today. Click here to register. Developed by leading specialists and peer-reviewed by experts in the field, these accredited programs offer unique learning opportunities in English and French, combined with the flexibility and convenience of online delivery. “Opioid therapy is one of the most controversial and challenging issues facing healthcare […]

MDBriefCase Group Inc. Appoints New CEO to Lead Global Expansion

September 17, 2018
TORONTO, Sept. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ – MDBriefCase Group Inc. (the “Company” or “MDBriefCase“), a leading provider of online continuing professional development for physicians, pharmacists, nurses, and other allied healthcare professionals in Canada, Australia, the Middle East, Africa, and around the world, is pleased to announce the appointment of Jason Flowerday as Chief Executive Officer (“CEO“). As an executive and an entrepreneur, Flowerday brings more than two decades of industry experience focusing on operations management, business development, and strategy. “I’m extremely excited about the opportunity to lead the world-class team at MDBriefCase,” said Flowerday. “With a proven track record created over the past 17 years, and more than 170,000 members worldwide, MDBriefCase is in a great position to deliver new and exciting continuing medical education to improve patient care on a global scale.” Since 2001, MDBriefCase has delivered interactive, peer-reviewed, evidence-based programs free of charge on its proprietary learning management system. MDBriefCase is the leading provider of online accredited medical education in Canada and has also established a leading presence in the Australian market after opening an additional location in Sydney in 2012. The key to its success is the strong partnerships MDBriefCase has with several prestigious medical organizations around the world. In Canada, the company has over 20 long-standing partnerships including the recently formed collaborations between […]

Free Online Programs for Healthcare Professionals Now Available Through Innovative Collaboration

April 11, 2018
OTTAWA, April 11, 2018 /CNW/ – An exciting new pilot collaboration is providing additional accredited online programs to Fellows of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and MOC MAINPORT ePortfolio users. This innovative pilot collaboration with the MDBriefCase Group will see two new self-assessment programs offered free of charge to Royal College Fellows and MOC MAINPORT ePortfolio users on the topics of CanMEDS and Research Ethics. Both are available online as of today. Other healthcare professionals in Canada and abroad will be able to access the programs at a cost of $65 CAD. Developed by leading specialists and peer-reviewed by experts in the field, these programs offer unique learning opportunities in English and French, combined with the flexibility and convenience of online delivery. The program on the Royal College’s CanMEDS Framework will use case-based scenarios to help physicians and surgeons enhance their abilities within seven primary roles essential to quality patient care: communicator, collaborator, leader, health advocate, scholar, professional, and medical expert. “The world of medicine is always changing. We want to serve specialists by giving them tools and resources they need to adapt and thrive in their work,” said Dr. Andrew Padmos, Royal College CEO. “Providing better patient care isn’t just about improving technical skills – I’m pleased MOC users have the opportunity […]

New education around suicide prevention provides much needed support to Canadian healthcare professionals

July 4, 2017
TORONTO, July 4, 2017 /CNW/ – The Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC), the Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention (CASP) and MDBriefCase Group, are pleased to announce a new physician education program designed to support Canadian healthcare professionals in the prevention of suicide. The one-hour program, entitled Suicide: Facing the difficult topic together – Empowering physicians, instilling hope in patients, was developed by a multi-disciplinary faculty with expertise in medicine, public health and mental health and features videos from survivors of suicide speaking about their experiences.  “At the Mental Health Commission of Canada we recognize that suicide is a major public health issue requiring a multi-pronged, collaborative approach to prevention” says Louise Bradley, President and CEO of the MHCC. Research has shown that those who die by suicide frequently had contact with a healthcare provider prior to their death. “Suicide prevention is everyone’s responsibility,” says Julie Campbell, Executive Director of CASP. “It is essential that professionals become pro-active in opening the conversation around suicide to help the people be more comfortable to share those overwhelming feelings and get help as early as possible.” “It is important to keep up-to-date on the latest information about suicide and its prevention; that is, its risk and protective factors,” adds Dr. Glenn Pearce, a […]