Online registration is closed. You may register at the door at 8 am at the Ramada Kingston Hotel.
Are you a physician or primary care provider looking for a refresher on therapeutics? Reserve your spot in our ever popular flagship program which will provide brief 20-minute updates on the latest evidence in therapeutics.
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 5.75 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 5.75 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 & Continental Breakfast
Phillip Wattam, MD, FRCPC Asst. Prof., Dept. of Medicine, Div. of General Internal Medicine; Asst. Dean, Distributed Medical Education, Queen’s University
"Interval Training" Assessing the risk of QT Interval Prolongation
Adrian Baranchuk, MD, FRCPC, Prof., Depts. of Medicine, Div. of Cardiology and of Biomedical and Molecular Sciences, Queen’s University
"Lessons to Lessen the Stressin'" Non-drug Approach to Panic Disorder
Michael Sylvester, MD, CCFP
Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine, Queen's University
"On Her Own Terms" Update in Medical Management of Early Pregnancy Termination
Ashley Waddington, MD, FRCSC, MPA, Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Queen’s University
"Kids Tough" Top Three Updates in Peds
Amy Acker, MD, FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Queen’s University
Break & Networking
"Inflammation Overload" Management of Prostatitis
Stephen Steele, MD, FRCSC,
Assistant Professor, Department of Urology and of
Pediatrics, Queen’s University
"Getting to the Bottom of Things" Management of Common Ano-rectal Disorders
P. Hugh MacDonald, MD, FRCSC, Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, Queen's University
"When your back goes out, where does it go? And how do you get it “back” Low Back Pain
Ruth E. Dubin, MD, PhD, CCFP, FCFP, DAAPM, DCAPM, Associate Professor, Queen’s University and Northern Ontario School of Medicine, Family Physician, Kingston, Ontario; Co-founder of ECHO Ontario
Lunch & Networking
"411 on OST" A Review of Opioid Substitution Treatment with Methadone and Buprenorphine/Naloxone
Meredith Mackenzie, MD, BSc, CCFP, FCFP, Street Health Centre, Kingston, On
“Lend me your ER” What’s new in Emergency Medicine and Why Should You Care?
Heather E. Murray, MD, MSc, FRCPC, Associate Professor, Depts. of Emergency Medicine and of Public Health Sciences, Queen’s Univ.
"Hair Raising Possibilities" Management of Female Alopecia
Yuka Asai, MD, FRCPC, MSc, DABD, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Dermatology, Queen's University
Break & Networking
"The Itchy Scratchy Show" Peds Eczema
Andrea Moore, MD, FRCPC
Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Queen's University
"Too Much of a Gut Thing" SIBO (Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth)
Stephen Vanner, MD, FRCPC,
Professor, Departments of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and of Biomedical and Molecular Sciences, Queen’s University
"Internal Affairs" Top Three Updates in Internal Medicine
Johanna Murphy, MD, FRCPC,
Assistant Professor, Departments of Medicine,
Division of General Internal Medicine and of
Family Medicine, Queen’s University
"Rheum for Improvement" Pearls and Myths in Managing PMR/GCA
Henry Averns, MB, ChB, FRCP (UK), FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine, Queen’s University; Consultant Rheumatologist,