CREATE-BEST is pleased to invite you to the upcoming session of a series of seminars/webinars on the workday of a healthcare / public health professional. During each of these sessions, we invite a guest from the healthcare / public health sector and conduct a live interview with them. We will ask about their position in the organization, their daily activities, and their job requirements. The session will also allow for an open discussion with our guest for you to ask any questions about their workday!
This session’s guest is Dr. Conrad Richard Fischer MD, CCFP, FCFP!
Tuesday May 25, 2021
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM (EST)
Our guest for this session is Dr. Conrad Richard Fischer MD, CCFP, FCFP. Born and grew up in Toronto, Ontario, Canada and has lived in Toronto, except for 3 years in Guelph, Ontario when he did a B.Sc. at the University of Guelph. He studied medicine at the University of Toronto and has practiced family medicine for 34 years in Pickering, Ontario, a city adjacent to Toronto. He initially practiced with a group of 4 physicians but in the last 12 years, was part of the West Durham Family Health Team in Pickering with 13 other physicians, collectively looking after over 20,000 patients in two sites. The team also included nurses, nurse practitioners, social workers, a dietitian, a pharmacist, a care coordinator and administration staff, all connected by an EMR (electronic medical records) system. Dr. Fischer retired from full practice in July, 2020 but hopes to participate in training programs in family medicine after the pandemic ends.
Dr. Namrata Bagaria is a physician with Masters in Public Health from Harvard University. She is a PhD Candidate in Digital Transformation and Innovation at University of Ottawa. She is Founder of Health 4.0 Leadership Network & Podcast, founder of Namology – life coaching, co-founder Healthy Skills Inc, Founder of Public Health Justice – Mumbai based charity and she sits student committees at uOttawa initiatives such as CREATE BEST & LIFE Institute.