UBC Care of the Elderly Intensive Review Course 2020

UBC Care of the Elderly Intensive Review Course 2020

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Target Audience:

Family Physicians, Geriatricians, Nurses, & Nurse Practitioners

Course Format: Conference

Title

UBC Robson Square
800 Robson Street
Vancouver
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Overview

This now THREE day intensive course offers a unique small group learning opportunity for practitioners who wish to gain practical skills to take back to their communities. Registration fees have been reduced to $1250 + GST. 

The days will include presentations from UBC faculty experts, case based discussions, interactive polls, self-reflection quizzes, and hands-on workshops.  The conference will be limited to 100 participants this year.

 

Agenda

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Thu, Feb 6


0745    Breakfast & Registration Opens

0815    Welcome & Opening Remarks - Dr. Janet Kow 

0830    Assessment of Personal Capacity - TBC

0915    The New Consent to Care Facility Act 2020 - Teresa Robitaille 

1000    Approach to Anxiety in Older Adults - Dr. Paul Blackburn

1045    Break               

1100    Cannabis & Pain - Dr. Kathy Bell

1145    Insomnia in the Older Adult - Dr. Rob Comey 

1230    Mid-Day Quiz

1245    Lunch              

1345    Small Group Workshops                   

                A) Dyspnea at End of Life - Dr. Jonathan Pearce

                B) Using the Serious Illness Conversation Guide - Wallace Robinson

                C) Interventions for Disruptive Behaviours in LTC  - TBC

                D) Driving Assessment in Older Adults - Dr. Diane Villanyi

1445    Break               

1500    Small Group Workshops (repeat above)                  

1600    Conference Day Ends 

Fri, Feb 7

0800    Breakfast & Registration Opens                     

0830    Direct Oral Anticoagulants vs. Bleeding Risks - What do I Use?  - Dr. Rudy Chow

0915    Fall Prevention - Dr. Wendy Cook

1000    Parkinson's Disease - Dr. Leo Lai

1045    Break               

1100    Difficult to Treat Pain in the Elderly - TBC

1145    TBC

1230    Mid-Day Quiz

1245    Lunch              

1345    Small Group Workshops              

                E) Novel Anticoagulants in the Elderly: Overview of Indications, How to Choose Agents and Avoid Drug Interactions - Dr. Rudy Chow

                F) Would Care - A Practical Approach - Dr. Gibong Lee

                G) Deprescribing: Cases - TBC

                H) Difficult Cases in Pain - TBC

1445    Break               

1500    Small Group Workshops (repeat above)                                                       

1600    Conference Day Ends

Sat, Feb 8

0800    Breakfast & Registration Opens

0830    Dizziness - Dr. Janet Kow

0915    Osteoporosis - Dr. Larry Dian

1000    Statins: Controversy & Evidence - Dr. Marisa Wan

1045    Break               

1100    Hypertension in the Elderly - TBC

1145    Hearing Loss in Seniors - An Approach - Dr. Brian Westerberg & Dr. Jane Lea

1230     Mid-Day Quiz

1245    Lunch              

1345    Small Group Workshops                   

                I) Diabetes in the Elderly: Hit the Target with the Right Agents - Dr. Graydon Meneilly

                J) Multimorbidity & Therapeutic Conflict: How to Choose Medications Wisely - Dr. Wendy Lin

                K) Drug and Non-Drug Therapy for Urinary Incontinence in Older Adults - Dr. Martha Spencer

                L) Examining the Older Frail Adult - Dr. Janet Kow

1445    Break               

1500    Small Group Workshops (repeat above)                                        

1600    Complete Evaulations & Conference Ends                             

 

Cost

$1250 + GST

Cancellations and Refunds

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