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Abstract Submissions

Overall Theme: From Potential to Practice (Enhancing EMR capabilities)

Objective: Educate attendees on how to improve their EMR use to enhance patient care and practice efficiency

Stream 1: Advancing EMR use with an OntarioMD-certified EMR
(Tips & Tricks, Quality of Care, Specialist Perspective, Preventive Care, Chronic Disease Management, Cancer Screenings, Improving Functionality)

Stream 2: Managing patient data in your OntarioMD-certified EMR
(Data Quality, How to use EMR Data, EMR/Data Migration, Retrieving Data, Uses of Data, Reporting, Research/Queries, Patient Cohorts/Population Health Management)

Stream 3: Integrating existing and future innovations with your OntarioMD-certified EMR
(HRM, eNotifications, OLIS, HCV, eConsult, Mobile Apps, Dictation Software, Billing Tools, Scanning, Faxing, Medical Device Interfaces - VCG Machines, Blood Pressure Cuffs)

Stream 4: From principles to practice: Implementing Leading Practices 
(Privacy, Security, Business Continuity, Disaster Recovery, Records Management, Records Retention, Complex Care, Change Management, Governance, CPSO Assessments)

Submission Options


  • Concurrent Session - 20 minutes plus 10 minutes for questions (Max: 500 words. Limited to 2 presenters)
  • Panel Session - 45 minutes plus 15 minutes for questions (Max: 500 words. Limited to 3 presenters)


Submission Deadlines


  • Submission Opens - April 29, 2016
  • Submission Closes - May 27, 2016
  • Applicants Notified - June 6, 2016




  1. Only abstracts that are based on the use of OntarioMD-certified EMRs are eligible for consideration.
  2. To maintain neutrality during the judging process, please do not mention the EMR vendor or product name in your abstract.
  3. Certified EMR vendors may not submit abstracts.


Abstract Submission Form

EMR: Every Step Conference - September 22, 2016