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Educating Family Physicians in Palliative Care - Spring 2019

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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.

 

REGISTRATION IS CLOSED; THIS IS SESSION IS NOW AT CAPACITY

 

A Free Course!
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.

This program runs from Thursday - Sunday from 8:00AM to 5:30PM.  Please see the sample agenda from a previous session which outlines a typical schedule for the program.  All topics will be addressed but the order may vary.

If you have any questions regarding the program please contact Jenny DeBruyn by phone 613-533-6000 x78395 or email debruynj@queensu.ca

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

Financial Support
You 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. If you are a rural physician, you may be eligible for additional funds from the OMA (to which you must apply directly) to offset additional expenses.

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 79.5 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.

Thursday: Registration & Continental Breakfast

Welcome, Introduction to Palliative Care Initiatives, Objectives & Overview

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

Pain Management (Part I)

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

Nutrition Break

Pain Cases

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

Cannabis in Palliative Care

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

Lunch

Pathogenesis and Treatment of Dyspnea

Alexander Trussler, HSBc. MSc. MD FRCPC, PGY5 Palliative Medicine Fellow, Queen’s University

Proportionate Palliative Sedation

Ingrid Harle, MD, FRCSC, CCFP, ABHPM(cert), Assistant Professor, Departments of Medicine and Oncology, Queen’s University; Palliative Care Physician, Palliative Care Medicine Program, Southeastern Ontario Health Sciences Complex; Consultant, Cancer Center of Southeastern Ontario; Consultant, Hotel Dieu Hospital; Palliative Medicine Postgraduate Program Director, Queen’s University

Nutrition Break

Ethics & Law in Palliative and End-of-Life Care

David Campbell, PhD, Kingston Health Sciences Centre, Kingston, ON

Continental Breakfast

Principles of Palliative Chemotherapy

Heather Ostic, MD, CCFP, Clinical Associate, Cancer Centre of Southeastern Ontario; Assistant Professor, Department of Oncology, Cross-appointment, Department of Family Medicine, Queen’s University

Bereavement & Grief

Debora Stark, MSW, RSW Social Worker, Oncology and Palliative Care, Cancer Centre of SE Ont. at K.G.H.

Nutrition Break

Spirituality in Medicine

Janeta Kobes, BTh, R.P. Spiritual & Religious Care CASC Certified Specialist – Pastoral Care

Emergencies in Palliative Care

Natalie Kondor, MD, MSc, CCFP, Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine
Timothy Owen, MD, FRCPC, Radiation Oncologist, Cancer Centre of Southeast Ontario, Assistant Professor, Department of Oncology, Queen’s University

Lunch

Delirium

Christopher Frank, MD, CCFP, FCPF, Professor, Department of Medicine (Division of Geriatrics); Queen’s University

Frailty as a Guide to Decision-Making

Christopher Frank, MD, CCFP, FCPF, Professor, Department of Medicine (Division of Geriatrics); Queen’s University

Nutrition Break

Pain Management (Part II)

Danielle Kain, MA, MD, CCFP (PC), Asst. Prof, Division of Palliative Medicine, Departments of Medicine & Oncology, Queen's University

Complex Pain Cases

Danielle Kain, MA, MD, CCFP (PC), Asst. Prof, Division of Palliative Medicine, Departments of Medicine & Oncology, Queen's University

Continental Breakfast

Meaning, Value, Quality of Life

Frank D Ferris, MD, FAAHPM, FAACE, Executive Director, Palliative Medicine, Research & Education, OhioHealth, Columbus, Ohio, USA

Nutrition Break

Care of the Patient with HIV

Frank D Ferris, MD, FAAHPM, FAACE, Executive Director, Palliative Medicine, Research & Education, OhioHealth, Columbus, Ohio, USA

Palliation of Nausea & Vomiting

Ingrid Harle, MD, FRCSC, CCFP, ABHPM(cert), Assistant Professor, Departments of Medicine and Oncology, Queen’s University; Palliative Care Physician, Palliative Care Medicine Program, Southeastern Ontario Health Sciences Complex; Consultant, Cancer Center of Southeastern Ontario; Consultant, Hotel Dieu Hospital; Palliative Medicine Postgraduate Program Director, Queen’s University

Lunch

Malignant Bowel Obstruction

Ingrid Harle, MD, FRCSC, CCFP, ABHPM(cert), Assistant Professor, Departments of Medicine and Oncology, Queen’s University; Palliative Care Physician, Palliative Care Medicine Program, Southeastern Ontario Health Sciences Complex; Consultant, Cancer Center of Southeastern Ontario; Consultant, Hotel Dieu Hospital; Palliative Medicine Postgraduate Program Director, Queen’s University

Bowel Care in Palliative Care Patients

Alison Flanagan, MD CCFP(PC). Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Queens University

Nutrition Break

Gastrointenstinal Cases

Danielle Kain, MA, MD, CCFP (PC), Asst. Prof, Division of Palliative Medicine, Departments of Medicine & Oncology, Queen's University

Continental Breakfast

Palliative Care in Non-Malignant Disease

Hasitha Welihinda, MD, FRCPC. Internal Medicine, Conservative Care Kidney Clinic Medical Co-Lead, Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Queen's University; PGY-6, Palliative Care Medicine Program, Southeastern Ontario Health Sciences Complex

Collaborative Community Care Cases

Dr. Majid Iqbal, MD, PhD, CCFP, PGY3 Palliative Medicine Fellow, Queen’s University
Dr. Catherine Monnin MD, CCFP

Palliative Care Nursing Supports for Primary Care Practitioners

Dr. Majid Iqbal, MD, PhD, CCFP, PGY3 Palliative Medicine Fellow, Queen’s University
Dr. Catherine Monnin MD, CCFP

Wrap-up and Closing Remarks

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

Lunch and Program Close