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Oncology

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to

Where

Donald Gordon Centre
421 Union St., Kingston, Ontario, K7L3N6, Canada
Fee: $140.00 (Base Price)
Registration for this program has closed.

The faculty of the Oncology Program 2019 enthusiastically await the opportunity to discuss the newest cancer therapies, strategies, surveillance and initiatives that will assist you with helping your patients get the care they need, sooner. You will discuss lung, breast, prostate and esophageal cancers as well as palliative care and will identify approaches to help your patients live with their cancer in the best possible way.

Lunch is included

Credits:
This 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 2.75 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 2.75 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 & Lunch

Welcome & Introduction

Aamer Mahmud, MD, FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Department of Oncology, Queen’s University

A Need for Speed: New features at the Lung Diagnostic Assessment Program

Chris Parker, MD, MSc, FRCPC, FCCP, Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Queen's University

Quick Hit

Hugh Langley, MD, CCFP, Assistant Professor, Department of Oncology, Indigenous Cancer Lead, Regional Primary Care Lead, Cancer Centre of Southeastern Ontario

What's New in Breast Cancer

Mihaela Mates, MD, FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Department of Oncology, Queen's University

Quick Hit

Hugh Langley, MD, CCFP, Assistant Professor, Department of Oncology, Indigenous Cancer Lead, Regional Primary Care Lead, Cancer Centre of Southeastern Ontario

My Patient has Prostate Cancer and Nothing is Being Done?

Michael Leveridge, MD, FRCSC Assistant Professor, Departments of Urology and of Oncology, Queen’s University

Questions from the Audience

Hugh Langley, MD, CCFP, Assistant Professor, Department of Oncology, Indigenous Cancer Lead, Regional Primary Care Lead, Cancer Centre of Southeastern Ontario

Nutrition Break & Networking

"Palliative Care is Everyone's Business"

Leonie Herx, MD, PhD, CCFP, FCPF(PC), Associate Professor, Division Chair and Connell Chair, Division of Palliative Medicine, Department of Medicine, Queen's University

Quick Hit

Hugh Langley, MD, CCFP, Assistant Professor, Department of Oncology, Indigenous Cancer Lead, Regional Primary Care Lead, Cancer Centre of Southeastern Ontario

Brachytherapy: How may it be better for my patient?

Martin Korzeniowski, MD, FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Department of Oncology, Queen's University

Esophageal Cancer Update

Wiley Chung, MD, FRCSC Assistant Professor, Queen's University; General and Thoracic Surgeon, Kingston Health Sciences Centre

Closing Remarks