Medical Apps for Patients
Stream 2: Patient Care and Innovation
In this session, participants will learn about:
• Which apps to recommend to patients and how to use apps carefully
• Which apps are useful in practice
• Share apps that other doctors will find useful
At the end of this session participants will have a better understanding of medical apps that can be successful to use with patients.
Presented by Dr. Chandi Chandrasena, Chief Medical Officer, OMD
Dr. Chandi Chandrasena joined OntarioMD (OMD) as its Chief Medical Officer (CMO) in 2021. She is a family physician practicing in Ottawa for almost 20 years and a former OMD Physician Peer Leader who has mentored many of her colleagues to use EMRs and digital health tools effectively to enhance patient care. As CMO, she provides clinical advice at provincial and national tables and clinician advisory groups and is instrumental in forging system-level partnerships.