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CPD Double Feature: 33rd Annual Therapeutics + 15th Annual Metamorphosis


Wed Mar 1st 2023, 8:00 am to Wed Mar 1st 2023, 4:30 pm


Four Points by Sheraton
285 King St., E., Kingston, Ontario, K7L3B1, Canada
Fee: $275.00 (Base Price)
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CPD Double Feature

Join us March 1, 2023 for a full day of practical Continuing Professional Development. This Double-Feature program will include the 33rd Annual Therapeutics program in the morning and the 15th Annual Metamorphosis program in the afternoon. Lunch and networking time is included. 

Topics to include:

  • Pulmonary Nodules/Oncology and Respirology Perspectives
  • Approach to Joint Swelling- Rheumatology
  • Therapies for Long COVID
  • Transgender Medicine
  • Approach to Hypertension- cardiology and pharmacological options included
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)/ Acid Reflux- pharmacological options
  • Post-oncology patient treatment
  • Dementia Prevention- pharmacological and psychological approaches
  • Post ICU-follow up
  • COVID inflammation syndrome

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 6.5 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 6.5 hours. 

In an effort to host a “paperless” program, the agenda and presentations will be available online in the CPD Program Centre “Community”. We encourage you to bring a laptop/tablet to the program should you wish to access these items during the event. 


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This presentation is part of an initiative in continuing professional development. It aims to provide information and opinion which will assist health professionals in maintaining and enhancing their competence. It does not, however, represent any official position of Queen’s University, nor does it attempt to set forth definitive practice standards or to provide medical advice. All content provided in this presentation is intended to be used thoughtfully - viewers of this presentation should rely on their own professional skill and judgment to assess the accuracy of the opinions and information expressed.

Wed Mar 1st 2023, 8:00 am

Registration and Continental Breakfast

Wed Mar 1st 2023, 8:30 am

Therapeutics Chairs Remarks

Sara Awad, MBBS, MHPE, FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Associate Program Director Internal Medicine Residency Program, Queen’s University
Wed Mar 1st 2023, 8:40 am

Pulmonary Nodules

Mirna Attalla, MD, Assistant Adjunct Professor, School of Medicine, Division of Respirology and Sleep Medicine, Queen's University  
Wed Mar 1st 2023, 9:10 am

Approach to Joint Swelling- Rheumatology

Tabitha Kung, MD, MPH, FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Queen’s University
Wed Mar 1st 2023, 9:40 am

Therapies for Long COVID

Tony Bai, MD, Assistant Professor, School of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Queen's University
Wed Mar 1st 2023, 10:10 am


Wed Mar 1st 2023, 10:20 am

Transgender Medicine

Bikram Sidhu, MD FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Endocrinology and Diabetes, KHSC & Queen’s University.
Wed Mar 1st 2023, 10:50 am

Approach to Hypertension

Samir Hazra, MD, FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Cardiology, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Queen's University
Wed Mar 1st 2023, 11:20 am

Medical Interventions for GERD

Lawrence Hookey, MD, FRCPC, Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Queen's University
Wed Mar 1st 2023, 11:50 am

Therapeutics Wrap Up

Wed Mar 1st 2023, 12:00 pm


Wed Mar 1st 2023, 12:50 pm

Metamorphosis Chairs Remarks- A Focus on Middle Age

Stroyan Monkhouse, B.A.(Psych), B.Sc.N, M.N., PHC-NP, Education Representative Limestone NP Group Clinical Preceptor for Athabasca and Queens University
Wed Mar 1st 2023, 1:00 pm

Transition back to Primary Care for Oncology Patients- Now What?

Heather Ostic, MD, CCFP, Assistant Professor, Departments of Oncology & Family Medicine, Queen’s University; Clinical Associate, Cancer Centre of Southeastern Ontario
Wed Mar 1st 2023, 1:45 pm

Dementia Prevention

Kate Trebuss, MD, Assistant Professor, Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Queen's University
Wed Mar 1st 2023, 2:30 pm


Wed Mar 1st 2023, 2:45 pm

Post-ICU Syndrome- Follow-Up and Changes in Health

Gord Boyd, MD, PhD, FRCPC, Asssociate Professor, Neurology, Departments of Medicine and of Critical Care Medicine, Queen’s University
Wed Mar 1st 2023, 3:30 pm

COVID Inflammation Syndrome

Peter Lin, MD, CCFP, Director, Primary Care Initiatives- Canadian Heart Research Centre; Health Columnist for CBC Radio
Wed Mar 1st 2023, 4:15 pm

Metamorphosis Wrap Up / Program Conclusion