We provide multimodal learning experiences for learners at all levels, from undergraduates to professionals, focusing on patient safety and quality improvement in healthcare.

The Podcast

The Patient Safety Podcast is aimed at anyone with an interest in patient safety from health care workers to the general public.

Episodes will be released every two weeks and will be available for download from iTunes and the official Patient Safety Podcast website.

For more information about the podcast authors, learning objectives and materials referenced in each episode, and upcoming episodes go to

The most important part of the series is the listeners, so please let us know what you think by emailing

Ultrasound Procedural Videos

The following videos are designed for use by residents of internal medicine.
Created in partnership with the Department of Medicine at the Foothills Medical Centre, the Cumming School of Medicine at the University of Calgary and W21C.

Ultrasound-Guided Paracentesis

Ma I, Sharma N, Nagassar S, Wishart I, Holroyd-Leduc J, Novak K. Ultrasound-Guided Paracentesis. MedEdPORTAL; 2014. Available from: