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Educating Family Physicians in Palliative Care - Fall 2019

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Where

Donald Gordon Centre
421 Union St., Kingston, Ontario, K7L3N6, Canada
Fee: $100.00 (Base Price)
Registration for this program has closed. The capacity for this program has already been filled.

Program Full - Email Jenny at debruynj@queensu.ca to join the waitlist.

Registration for the Spring 2020 program is now open for Family Physicians in LHIN 9 & 10 - https://healthsci.queensu.ca/faculty-staff/cpd/programs/pcs20

Educating Family Physicians in Palliative Care

Educating Family Physicians in Palliative Care is funded by the Ministry of Health, Kingston Area Long-term Care Division. There is no registration fee; only a $100 deposit which will be returned when you complete the course.  Registration is limited to 10 spots.

 

Eligibility
Family physicians living within LHIN 9 (Central East) and LHIN 10 (South East) are eligible to participate in the program.

Financial Support
Family Physicians may claim up to a maximum of $600 for expenses related to attending this course, such as travel, accommodation and the cost of a locum to cover your practice. 

 

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 85.5 Mainpro+ credits.

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

Registration

Lunch

Welcome, Introduction to Palliative Care Initiatives, Objectives & Overview

Craig Goldie, MD, CCFP(PC), Assistant Professor, Division of Palliative Medicine, Departments of Oncology & Medicine, Queen’s University

Pain Management (Part I)

Craig Goldie, MD, CCFP(PC), Assistant Professor, Division of Palliative Medicine, Departments of Oncology & Medicine, Queen’s University

Nutrition Break

Advanced Pain Management (Part II)

Majid Iqbal, MD, PhD, CCFP(PC), Assistant Professor, Division of Palliative Medicine, Departments of Medicine & Oncology, Queen’s University

Principles of Pain in Practice: Pain Cases

Majid Iqbal, MD, PhD, CCFP(PC), Assistant Professor, Division of Palliative Medicine, Departments of Medicine & Oncology, Queen’s University

Continental Breakfast

Oncology Updates for Family Physicians

Heather Ostic, MD, CCFP, Assistant Professor, Departments of Oncology & Family Medicine, Queen’s University; Clinical Associate, Cancer Centre of Southeastern Ontario

Palliative Care in Non-Malignant Diseases

Hasitha Welihinda, MD, FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Queen's University

Nutrition Break

Cases: Palliative Care in Non-Malignant Disease

Hasitha Welihinda, MD, FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Queen's University

Palliation of Nausea & Vomiting

Natalie Kondor, MD, MSc, CCFP(PC), Assistant Professor, Division of Palliative Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Queen's University

Lunch

Malignant Bowel Obstruction

Danielle Kain, MA, MD, CCFP (PC), Assistant Professor, Division of Palliative Medicine, Departments of Medicine & Oncology, Queen’s University

Constipation and Anorexia/Cachexia

Danielle Kain, MA, MD, CCFP (PC), Assistant Professor, Division of Palliative Medicine, Departments of Medicine & Oncology, Queen’s University

Nutrition Break

Bereavement and Grief

Julia Davies, MSW RSW Social Worker Cancer Centre South Eastern Ontario

Spirituality in Medicine

B.Th. RP; CASC Certified Spiritual Health Practitioner; Registered Psychotherapist, CRPO; Department of Spiritual Care, Kingston Health Sciences Centre; Palliative Care, Oncology, Cancer Centre of Southeastern Ontario

Cannabis in Palliative Care

Craig Goldie, MD, CCFP(PC), Assistant Professor, Division of Palliative Medicine, Departments of Oncology & Medicine, Queen’s University

Continental Breakfast

Delirium

Christopher Frank, MD, FCFP(COE), Professor, Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, Queen’s University

Frailty as a Guide to Decision Making

Christopher Frank, MD, FCFP(COE), Professor, Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, Queen’s University

Nutrition Break

Advance Care Planning, Goals of Care

Christopher Frank, MD, FCFP(COE), Professor, Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, Queen’s University

Emergencies in Palliative Care

Natalie Kondor, MD, MSc, CCFP(PC), Assistant Professor, Division of Palliative Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Queen's University

Lunch

Proportionate Palliative Sedation and Definition of MAiD

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

Nutrition Break

Care for the Imminently Dying Patient

Danielle Kain, MA, MD, CCFP (PC), Assistant Professor, Division of Palliative Medicine, Departments of Medicine & Oncology, Queen’s University

Continental Breakfast

Home Supports and Practical Tips, including billing

Alison Flanagan, MD, CCFP(PC), Assistant Professor, Division of Palliative Medicine, Department of Medicine, Queen's University

Nutrition Break

Consolidating Palliative Care Cases

Alison Flanagan, MD, CCFP(PC), Assistant Professor, Division of Palliative Medicine, Department of Medicine, Queen's University

Wrap-up and Closing Remarks

Alison Flanagan, MD, CCFP(PC), Assistant Professor, Division of Palliative Medicine, Department of Medicine, Queen's University

Lunch and Program Close

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