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The Osler Newsletter returns to provide you with up-to-date information to assist you in staying current with the latest news and trends in medicine and continuing medical education.


Osler Newsletter

Covid hospitalization hot spots across the U.S., in five charts
Covid-19 hospitalizations are once again ticking upward after a lull in October and early November, with tens of thousands more people filling hospital beds across the country in the past two weeks.

Omicron Has Created Two New COVID Attitudes
COVID has always divided Americans. The Omicron wave is even dividing the vaccinated.

Health care workers are panicked as desperate hospitals ask infected staff to return
While most health workers are vaccinated, many are still falling sick, exacerbating a staff shortage as more Americans seek hospital care.

Human patient receives pig heart in first-of-its-kind transplant
In a medical first, doctors transplanted a pig heart into a patient in a last-ditch effort to save his life and a Maryland hospital said Monday that he's doing well three days after the highly experimental surgery.

Can telehealth support relationships built on trust, the core of medicine?
Digital modalities such as telehealth and remote patient monitoring aren't new businesses but force multipliers that extend and strengthen the trusting relationships that remain the core of medicine.

Breaking The Rules Of Healthcare: Selecting The Best Doctors
This article, the first in a new series called 'Breaking The Rules Of Healthcare,' looks at the outdated and outrageous ways we select and train future doctors.

New Virtual Review Webinars

The Osler Institute is Pleased to Announce our

New Virtual Review Webinars

Access from anywhere on computer, tablet, or phone

The Osler Institute's primary concern is the health and well-being of our faculty and participants. Osler is continuing to take proactive measures to reduce the potential spread of COVID19 by not encouraging people to gather together. For this reason, we offer both our new Virtual comprehensive reviews that combine virtual interaction with Faculty and recorded materials as well as Enduring material courses, in most specialties, to help you prepare for your upcoming exam in a manner that best suits your needs.

Live Virtual Review Dates

Colorectal Surgery Feb. 26
General Surgery Spring Examination
Urology March 26
Radiation Oncology April 22-25
Pathology April 23-29

Otolaryngology April 30-May 1
Radiation Oncology April 30-May 2
Vascular Surgery May 6-7
Ophthalmology May 21-23
Plastic Surgery May 21-23
General Surgery July 6-10

Additional course dates will be added as scheduled

*Due to COVID-19, all dates are subject to change*

Osler programs are guaranteed to help you pass your boards!!
see our website for details

Online Reviews

Anatomic Pathology
Clinical Pathology
Cytology Audio
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Family Medicine
Family Medicine Question Bank
Rad Onc Biology & Physics
Radiation Oncology
Radiology Audio

General Surgery
Colorectal Surgery
Surgical Critical Care
Thoracic Surgery
Thoracic Surgery Question Bank
Vascular Surgery
Plastic Surgery

These Video/Audio files are stored “in the cloud” so you can stream them anywhere, anytime, as long as you have an internet connection, watch or listen to them on your phone, computer, or tablet – your learning experience is almost like being at the live activity.

Active Subscribers to Online Reviews will receive access to an updated version for the remainder of their term as they become available

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