Our team recognizes that providing education is only the first step in a multifaceted process to improve supports for family planning overall.
What have we done so far?
Presented to Undergraduate medical deans across Canada and initiated discussions about improving parental leave policies and introducing a mandatory lecture about family planning
Presented to Postgraduate medical deans in Ontario and initiated discussions about improving supports for residents considering having children during training on a systemic level, as well as improving education & counselling for those considering family planning in a medical career
Working with the University of Toronto on improving current resources and introduction of new supports
Discussions with PARO and RDOC to highlight available supports