Tarek Loubani's blog

Why I had to interrupt the Minister: Don't cut refugee health care

Submitted by Tarek Loubani on July 8, 2012 - 16:59

When Minister Diane Finley spoke in London on Thursday, I stood up and
interrupted her
in the name of my fellow physicians and our refugee
patients who have long been a staple in the practice of Canadian
medicine. Here's why.

Western's EM program takes another crown: Open Med Ed

Submitted by Tarek Loubani on April 17, 2012 - 01:36

EM London's video rounds just hit 2500 views, and soon I'll be uploading the 20th video. Despite issuing a challenge for anybody to take the Rounds Crown from us, there have been no contenders.

Never ones to rest on our laurels, our program is ready to take another crown and throw another gauntlet.

Opening up medical education: Is this the first Open Access video series of Grand Rounds?

Submitted by Tarek Loubani on November 11, 2011 - 22:30

This week, the Division of Emergency Medicine in London, Ontario, Canada, released our first video from grand rounds. There's really nothing new about the idea - well-done archives of grand rounds videos truly are a dime a dozen. But - to my knowledge - we are the first program to make the videos available under an Open Access, Creative Commons license (in our case, By Attribution, ShareAlike).