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5th Annual Department of Medicine Day

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to

Where

Four Points by Sheraton
285 King St., E., Kingston, Ontario, K7L3B1, Canada
Fee: $225.00 (Base Price)

A practical review of the year in medicine with workshops for Healthcare Professionals in Primary Care.

**Save 10% until April 6!** Use code EarlyBird18

Pricing

Specialist
Family Physician

$225

 

NP
RN
RPN
PA

$150

Discount will be applied upon registration.

Students
Residents

$90

Discount will be applied upon registration.

CreditsThis Group Learning program meets the certification criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been certified by Queen's University for up to 6.25 Mainpro+ credits.  This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and is approved by the Office of Continuing Professional Development, Queen's University.  You may claim a maximum of 6.25 hours.

*In an effort to switch to a “less paper” program, the presentations will be available online under the program in your Program Centre account rather than being printed. 

Registration & Breakfast

Opening Remarks & Introduction of New Faculty

Stephen Archer, MD, FRCPC, Professor and Head, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Queen's University

Impactful Papers 2017-18: Introduction

Stephen Vanner, MD, FRCPC, Professor, Departments of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and of Biomedical and Molecular Sciences, Queen’s University

Impactful Papers 2017-18: Epidemiology of PHT in Ontario

Thiwanka Wijeratne, MD, Assistant Professor, Division of General Internal Medicine, Queen’s University

Impactful Papers 2017-18: "Is Drinking Wine Really Good for Your Heart?"

Adrian Baranchuk, MD, FRCPC, Prof., Depts. of Medicine, Div. of Cardiology and of Biomedical and Molecular Sciences, Queen’s University

Impactful Papers 2017-18: "PFO: To Close or Not to Close. Same old Story with a New Twist"

Joseph Abunassar, MD, FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Queen's University

Persuasion in Medicine: The Role of "Cognigens"

Johanna Murphy, MD, FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Departments of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine and of Family Medicine, Queen’s University

Nutrition Break

What's Hot, What's New & What Does it Mean for You & Your Patients: Introduction

Brent Wolfrom, MD, CCFP Assistant, Professor, Department of Family Medicine, Queen's University

"Walk the Line: Relationships with Pharma"

Yuka Asai, MD, FRCPC, MSc, DABD, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Dermatology, Queen's University

"Medicine in Transition: Caring for Transgender and Gender Diverse Patients"

Ashley Waddington, MD, FRCSC, MPA, Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Queen’s University

"HCV Treatment 2108- Winning the Battle to End the War"

Catherine Lowe, MD, FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Queen’s University

"A Tale of Two Drugs"

Zardasht Hasan Jaff, MD, Assistant Professor, Division of Cardiology, Queens University

"B is the new T"

Moogeh Baharnoori, MD, MSc, PhD, FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Division of Neurology, Queen's University

"Tackling Diabetes With a Knife"

Josh Lakoff, MD, FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Queen's University

"Opioids: Should They Stay or Should They Go?"

Ian Gilron, MD, MSc, FRCPC, Professor and Director of Clinical Pain Research, Departments of Anesthesiology & Biomedical Sciences, Queen's University
Rupa Patel, MD, CCFP, FCPC Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine, Queen’s University
Mary Rowland, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine, Queen's University
Raymond Viola, MD MSc CCFP FCFP, Associate Professor, Departments of Medicine, Family Medicine, Oncology and Public Health Sciences, Queen’s University; Palliative Care Physician, Division of Palliative Medicine, Southeastern Ontario Health Sciences Complex.

Closing Remarks

Stephen Archer, MD, FRCPC, Professor and Head, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Queen's University

Lunch & Networking

Workshops First Rotation

A. "Contemporary Management of Atrial Fibrillation"

Danielle Hart, RN (EC)-Adult, Nurse Practitioner Cardiac Program, Kingston General Hospital
Damian Redfearn, MD, FRCPC Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Queen’s University

B. Advanced Therapies for Atrial Fibrillation

Gianluigi Bisleri, MD, Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, Queen's University, Clinic-scientist, KGH Research Institute, Kingston
Ben Glover, MD, MRCP (UK), FESC, MB, BCh, BAO, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Queen's University

C. IBS Overview

David Reed, MD, FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Queen's University

D. "Let's Do Some Shots"

Evan Wilson, MD, MSc, FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Queen's University

E. Practice Changing Highlights of the 2018 Diabetes Canada Clinical Practice Guidelines

Robyn Houlden, MD, FRCPC Prof., Dept. of Medicine, Div. of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Queen’s University

F. "Ironing out the Details of Intravenous Iron"

Stephen Gauthier, MD, FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Division of General Internal Medicine, Queen's University

Workshops Second Rotation

Program Close