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ITCB Creator

Anthony Seto

Program Coordinator

Hannah Poulin

ITCB Reviewers

Cardiac Arrest - Content: Natalia Jaworska (2015)

Acute Coronary Syndrome - Content: Patricia Lee (2015), Julie Bowen (2016)

Anaphylaxis - Content: Kia Rokui (2015), Niky Antony (2016)

Tension Pneumothorax - Content: Ryan Wilke (2015), Sean Crooks (2016)

Upper GI Bleed - Content: Niky Antony (2015), Christina Yang (2015 - 2016)

Acute Coronary Syndrome - Simulation OSCE: Katie Lin (2015), Julie Bowen (2016)

Anaphylaxis - Simulation OSCE: Katie Lin (2015), Julie Bowen (2016)

Tension Pneumothorax  - Simulation OSCE: Katie Lin (2015), Julie Bowen (2016)

Upper GI Bleed - Simulation OSCE: Katie Lin (2015), Julie Bowen (2016)

Special Thanks (2014 Program Pilot)

Funding for manikins: UCalgary UME

Faculty Advisor (Undergraduate Medical Education):  Dr. Kevin Busche and Dr. Kevin McLaughlin

Faculty Advisor (Department of Emergency Medicine):  Dr. Kevin Hanrahan

June 2014 ITCB Program Pilot: UofC Class of 2016 (77 Narwhals), UofA pre-MS1 (1), UofC FM/IM Residents (19), and UofC ER staff (1)

June 2014 ITCB Program Pilot Equipment Set-up: Brodie Lipon, Christina Yang

June 2014 ITCB Program Pilot Equipment Take-down: Brodie Lipon

May 2014 ITCB Program Pilot: Christina Yang, Jonathan Lee, Peter Zhang, Samuel Quan

Initial Idea Support: Christina Yang, Linda Ding, and Jian Choo

Resident As Teacher Concept Inspiration: Dr. Amy Tan 

Learner Survey Piloting: Christina Yang, Niky Antony, Michael Wong, and Tristan Jones

Facilitator Survey Piloting: Dr. Daniel Wong, Dr. Maria Lee, and Dr. Maria Pariy

Learner and Facilitator Invitation Letters Review: Ryan MacIsaac

Learner Manual Review: Christina Yang and Ryan MacIsaac

OSCEs Review: Dr. Kevin Hanrahan

ITCB Presentation Review: Christina Yang

Acute Care Case Ideas: Dr. Sarah Weeks

Logistical Support: Dr. David Keegan

Room-Booking: Sherry Spence

CPR Manikins and BVMs Supply: University of Calgary Undergraduate Medical EducationThe Safety GroupHSE Integrated (Kevin Lanigan), and Foothills Medical Centre Emergency Department

ITCB Banner Design: Carmen Szeto


- February 23, 2017: Sign-ups for facilitators now open. Please see for details.

- June 7, 2016: All resources are up-to-date and ready for review now!

- April 6, 2016: This year's ITCB will be Thurs June 23 (13:30, 15:30), Mon June 27 (10:30), and Thurs June 30 (13:30). If you are a resident or staff interested in being a facilitator, please email Stay tuned for more details.

- June 15, 2015: The ITCB materials for the 2015 Intro To Clinical Practice course is up and ready! Please visit the Learner and Facilitator tabs for more information pertinent to your role. Start by reading the "Learner Manual" or "Facilitator Manual". Please fill out your surveys located on the Surveys tab prior to coming to your session.

- April 4, 2015: ITCB has been accepted into UCalgary's "Intro To Clinical Practice" course. The 2015 ITCB workshop will be held on Thursday June 25 @ 1330-1530 and 1530-1730 (Groups “C” and “B” respectively), Monday June 29 @ 1030-1230 (Group “D”), and Thursday July 2 @ 1330-1530 (Group “A”). Please email if you are interested in being a facilitator (particularly if you are a resident)!

- November 21, 2014: Preliminary results compiled and shared with UME. Will decide to hold off on piloting another session until next Intro to Clinical Practice in 2015, so that we can evaluate the program and enhance it. Results hopefully to be presented at a symposium soon.

- June 24, 2014: All sign-ups are completely full at this time. Remember to fill out your pre-program surveys under the "Surveys" tab! See you soon!

- June 2, 2014: Found more manikins! Therefore, I can accommodate a few more facilitators now. Feel free to sign up!

- May 21, 2014: Facilitator sign-ups full! All further sign-ups will be placed on wait list.

- May 17, 2014: Four UAlberta medical students pilot ITCB in Calgary. Fun and successful!

- May 16-18, 2014: Facilitator invitations sent out to resident groups.

- May 14, 2014: Learner sign-ups full! All further sign-ups will be placed on wait list.

- May 13, 2014: Official invitation sent to Narwhals (Class of 2016)

- May 11, 2014: Registration for Learners and Facilitators now open!