52nd Annual Post Graduate Review in Family Medicine

52nd Annual Post Graduate Review in Family Medicine

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Accreditation
Target Audience:

Family Medicine, Residents/Students

Course Format: Group lectures and elective interactive workshops.
The Marriott Vancouver Pinnacle Downtown
1128 West Hastings Street
Vancouver BC
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Overview

This comprehensive three-day review course (Thu-Sat) offers an update of knowledge central to the practice of family medicine in both rural and urban settings. Committed to addressing everyday practical issues, speakers present equally on current and special areas of concern to the primary health care professional.

To complement a morning of group lectures, afternoons include a series of elective interactive workshops which allow conference attendees to customize their learning experience.

OPTIONS for 2 credit per hour workshops each day on Breast Cancer, Advanced Cancers, and Dementia. Sign up soon to get a spot as all of these workshops are limited to 12-15 people in each.

Agenda

Thursday Feb 23, 2017

Pediatrics & Women’s Health
Moderators: Dr. Elise Balaisis & Dr. James Lai

0700 Continental Breakfast, Registration Opens       
0815 Welcome & Opening Remarks - Dr. David Hall
0830 Top Pediatric Articles That Changed My Practice - Dr. Paul Thiessen
0855 Top Women’s Articles That Changed My Practice - Dr. Tim Rowe
0920 Pediatric Rashes That Are Not Eczema- Dr. Wingfield Rehmus
0945 Intermission       
1015 Long Term Management of Chronic Diseases Diagnosed in Pregnancy - Dr. Janet Lyons
1040 NIPT in Prenatal Genetic Screening - Dr. Sylvie Langlois
1105 Zika Counselling - Dr. Deborah Money
1130 Marijuana Counselling Adolescents - Dr. Annabel Mead
1200 Lunch Buffet       
1300 Ballroom walls close to prepare for the workshops       
1315 Small Group Workshops I (Choose 2)
    A    Urinary Incontinence- Dr. Darren Lazare
    B    Anxiety in Children and Adolescents - Dr. Muffy Greenaway
    C    Breast Cancer Screening - Dr. Colin Mar
    D    Concussions and Return to Play - Dr. Jack Taunton
    E    Pediatric Eating Disorders - Dr. Tara Tandan
    F    Childhood Obesity - Dr. Shazhan Amed
    G    Common Paediatric Orthopedic Cases – What Not to Miss - Dr. Vikram Sabhaney
    H    *Cancer Care Outreach Program on Education (CCOPE) - Breast Cancer  (see below for description) does not repeat - Dr. Allison Rankin
1415  Intermission       
1430 Repeat of Small Group Workshops I  (Except H)       
1530 Time for Evaluations & Adjourn        

*Cancer Care Outreach Program on Education (CCOPE) - Breast Cancer (limited to 15)
6.0 Mainpro+ (2 credits/hr: 2 hrs in class + 1 hr of pre-conference online module) Cost: $150.00
An interactive, case-based workshop with a small group of peers discussing:
- Application of current breast cancer screening guidelines & recommendations
- Describe the process of diagnosing breast cancer
- Discuss the main treatment options & potential side effects
- Discuss the elements and frequency of recommended follow-up

Friday Feb 24, 2017

Internal Medicine
Moderators: Dr. Fiona Duncan & Dr. Rod Tukker

**Earlier start**

0700 Continental Breakfast, Registration Opens       
**0800 Welcome & Opening Remarks       
0805 Post Acute Coronary Syndrome Management in Primary Care - Dr. Christopher Fordyce
0830 Top 5 Articles that Changed My Practice - Dr. Steve Wong
0855 Management of Chronic Non Cancer Pain - Dr. Brenda Lau
0920 Applying the BC Lifetime Prevention Schedule to Clinical Practice - Dr. Martin Dawes
0945 Intermission       
1015 Update in Treatment in Hepatitis C - Dr. Eric Yoshida
1040 The Patient with Monoarthropathy - Dr. Kam Shojania
1105 An Office Approach to Anemia - Dr. Luke Chen
1130 Lunch  Buffet       
1150 Lunch Presentation: App-e-health: Essential Health Apps You Can Prescribe to Your Patients -Dr. Kendall Ho
1230 Ballroom walls close to prepare for the workshops       
1245 Small Group Workshops II (Choose 2)
    I    "Ask a Neurologist!"- Dr. Jonathan Squires
    J    Approach to Peripheral Edema - Dr. Iain Mackie
    K    Nursing Home Pearls and Protocols- Dr. Marla Gordon
    L    How to Manage Behavioral Challenges in Dementia Patients- Dr. E. (Joy) Masuhara
    M    "Ask a Nephrologist!" - Dr. Michael Copland
    N    "Ask a Hematologist!" (general and thrombosis) - Dr. Luke Chen
    O    Sarcoidosis - A Review - Dr. Frank Ryan
    P    *Cancer Care Outreach Program on Education (CCOPE)  - Advanced  Cancer (see below for description) does not repeat ** 3 HOURS ** - Dr. Allison Rankin
1345 Intermission       
1400 Repeat of Small Group Workshops II  (Except P)       
1500 Time for Evaluations & Adjourn (Except CCOPE workshop ends at 1600)       

*Cancer Care Outreach Program on Education (CCOPE) - Advanced Cancer  
6.0 Mainpro+ (2 credits/hr: 3 hours in class—full afternoon)  Cost: $150.00
An interactive, case-based workshop with a small group of peers discussing:
- Role of primary care physician along the advanced cancer care continuum for breast, lung and pancreatic cancers
- Appropriate diagnostic and prognosis procedures
- Main treatment options and their potential side-effects
- Palliative approach to care with consideration of prognosis and patient perspective

Saturday Feb 25, 2017

Potpourri
Moderators: Dr. Simon Moore & Dr. Steven Yau

0730 Continental Breakfast, Registration Opens       
0815 Welcome & Opening Remarks       
0830 Treatment Of Adult ADHD- Dr. Elisabeth Baerg Hall
0855 The Office Assessment & Management of Insomnia- Dr. Rob Comey
0920 Updates on Supplements & Diet - Dr. Yvonne Lamers
0945 Intermission       
1015 What FP’s Need to Know About Physician Assisted Dying - Dr. Shena Riff
1040 Interesting Cases in the Emergency Department - Dr. Daniel Kim
1105 What Is That Rash? - Dr. Michelle Withers
1130 What Do I Do  With Knee Pain- Dr. Teri Fisher
1200 Lunch Buffet       
1225 Lunch Presentation: How to Present Medical Evidence to Patients -Dr. James McCormack
1300 Ballroom walls close to prepare for the workshops       
1315 Small Group Workshops III (Choose 2)
    Q    Deprescribing Opioids - Dr. Rashmi Chadha
    R    Rotator Cuff Syndromes of the Shoulder—Diagnosis & Treatment - Dr. Rob Lloyd-Smith
    S    Office Cases in Ophthalmology - Dr. Heather O'Donnell
    T    Counselling Patients on eCigs & Vaping - Dr. Janice Leung
    U    Management of Elbow Enthesopathies - Dr. Navin Prasad
    V    ECG Interpretation Workshop- Dr. Matthew Bennett
    W    Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss—Diagnosis & Treatment- Dr. Patricia Lee
    X   *Dementia Workshop (see below for description) does not repeat - Dr. Pamela Thronton & Dr. Steve Larigakis
1415 Intermission       
1430 Repeat of Small Group Workshops III  (Except X)       
1530 Time for Evaluations Adjourn (Except Dementia Workshop ends at 1600)       

* Dementia Workshop (includes pre and post online modules/needs assessments)
5.0 Mainpro+ (2 credits/hr: 2.5 hours in class—full afternoon) Cost: $150.00
At the end of the workshop participants will be able to:
Identify patients with early to moderate dementia
Assess current level of function using appropriate tools
Apply specific pharmacological and non-pharmacological management to a patient with moderate dementia

Cost

Early bird registration: Sat. Jan 30, 2016 | Add to calendar +

Early bird rates (will increase after Jan 30th):
Full Conference (3 days) $699    
two day rate $459
Daily Rate $309    
Please note that this conference does not accept any pharma or industry support.

Cancellations and Refunds

Accommodation

The Marriott Vancouver Pinnacle Downtown
1128 West Hastings Street
Vancouver  British Columbia  V6E 4R5
Canada

Special conference rates: starting @ $189.00 CDN/night.
Specify: “52nd Annual Post Graduate Review for Family Physicians” event. Please note that this rate does not include applicable taxes or parking. In order to take advantage of the special conference rate, reservations must be made by Jan 20, 2017 as rooms will not be held beyond this date, except on a space available basis.

T: 1.800.207.4150

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