Vaping: How Concerned Should We Be and What Advice Should We Give Our Patients? FULL - Waitlist Options Available.

Vaping: How Concerned Should We Be and What Advice Should We Give Our Patients? FULL - Waitlist Options Available.

Hot & Current Topics Webinar Series

Accreditation
Target Audience:

Family physicians, specialists and all other health care providers

Course Format: Online webinar
  • Nov 5, 2019

Online from Vancouver BC

Overview

UBC CPD's popular Hot & Current Topics Webinar series is back in 2019-2020 presenting on hot & current topics online to view from the comfort of your own home or office. Topics in the 2019-2020 series span vaping, physician wellness, alternative medical treatments, and Alcohol Use Disorder (AUD).

After learners have attended sessions in the series they will be able to do the following:

  1. Discuss current and significant medical topics
  2. Describe the latest evidence on the reviewed topics
  3. Apply new knowledge or skills into practice

Our first presentation is Vaping: How Concerned Should We Be and What Advice Should We Give Our Patients? by Dr. Milan Khara | Nov 05 | 1900-2000 PST

Format

  • Moderator and presenter visible via webcam
  • Presentation slides visible on the webinar
  • Audio live through your computer speakers
  • Your questions sent via the Q&A chat box

On the day of the session, you will receive an email from UBC with connection details. Please check your spam folders. You should add "@ubc.ca" to your safe sender list. If you do not see the connection email, please contact us.

Please close all other programs during the webinar, and turn on your computer speakers with the volume up.

If you would like to connect your local video conferencing room to this presentation, please contact Senior Program Assistant, Hadas Haft (hadas.h@ubc.ca).

Key Speakers

Dr. Milan Khara

Dr. Milan Khara is the Physician lead of the VGH Smoking Cessation Clinic and latterly has been involved in the response to the epidemic of vaping at a variety of levels. These have included seeing patients who require help to quit vaping, educating health care and teaching professionals and providing expert testimony to the federal government to assist in the creation of the current regulatory framework.

Skills Gained

  1. State the health risks of vaping
  2. Recognize the various vaping products being used
  3. Discuss the risks of vaping and vaping cessation with your patient

Cost

Free! Limited space. Please email cpd.info@ubc.ca if you register but cannot attend. Other colleagues might need that space.

Cancellations and Refunds

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Target Audience:

Family physicians, specialists, IMGs, midwives, nurse practitioners, physical therapists, occupational therapists, residents/students, and other healthcare providers

Date: Nov 29, 2019
Location:
Arbutus Club
2001 Nanton Avenue
Vancouver  British Columbia  V6J 4A1
Canada

Contact

If you have any questions, please contact Senior Program Assistant, Hadas Haft (hadas.h@ubc.ca)

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