Event Syllabus

Internal Medicine Update March 10, 2018 

Event Handouts

We recommend you download the handouts and save them to your portable device or a USB stick before coming to the conference. 

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Or you can download the individual handouts below. PENDING


Welcome Letter



Accreditation, Objectives and Disclosures

08:30 – 09:10 The Use of Cannabinoids for Pain Management: What is the Evidence?
Dr. Zeid Mohamedali

09:10 – 9:50 Competency and Ethical Issues in Assessing Older Drivers: Where do you Start?
Dr. Joshua Budlovsky

10:15-12:30 Breakout Small Group Sessions:

A. Are you Confused About Polymyalgia Rheumatica? How to Diagnose, When to Start Treatment and When to Stop
Dr. David Shaw

B. Outpatient Management of Deep Vein Thrombosis: How to Make Care Easier
Dr. Michael Szeto

C. Risk Stratification for Cardio Vascular Disease
Dr. Brian Mc Ardle

D. Management of Congestive Heart Failure and End of Life Care: Practical Tips
Dr. Daisy Dulay and Dr. Jody Anderson

E. Practical Steps You Can Take to Change Behaviors in Your Patients
Dr. Jesse Pewarchuk & Dr. Jasdeep Saluja

13:40-14:10 Heart Failure Treatment – What’s New, What’s Old News, and the “How To”!
Dr. Elizabeth Swiggum

14:10 -14:40 Update on Chronic Urticaria: More Than Skin Deep
Dr. Amanda Jagdis

14:40- 15:10 How to “Weed” Out Recreational Use vs Medical Need in Marijuana.
Dr. Zeid Mohamedali

15:30-16:00 Top Three Internal Medicine Articles this Year and How They Will Affect Your Practice.
Dr. Jeff Kerrie

16:00-16:30 Common Medications Associated With Sexual Dysfunction: The Pearls of How to Manage
Dr. Shauna Correia

16:30- 17:00 MAID: One Year Later What We’ve Learned
Dr. Rosanne Beuthin