January, 2020

10jan(jan 10)3:59 pm05jun(jun 5)3:59 pmUniversity of Manitoba Events

Event Details

 

CPD MEDICINE
Learning for Life
JANUARY 10  |  LIFESTYLE MANAGEMENT 101
Physical Activity in Musculoskeletal Disorders – Jean-Francois Berard
5-minute In-Office Physio – Angelle Skinner
Preventing Falls in the Elderly – Melissa Skrabek-Senecal
Seasonal Affective Disorder – Dr. Jennifer Ruzhynsky
Non-Pharmacologic Management of Insomnia – Norah Vincent
Non-Pharmacologic Management of Panic Disorder – Dr. Tanya Sala, MD, FRCPC
Managing your Patient Pre and Post-Bariatric Surgery – Cindy Sanchez and AmberLee Anderson
Intermittent Fasting – Kathy Ladd and Dr. Maleen Avery
The Keto Diet – Dr. Jonathan Gabor
FEBRUARY 14  |  DEMENTIA, DELIRIUM, AND DRIVING – GERIATRICS UPDATE 
Polypharmacy | Primary prevention and ageism | Delirium | Depression and isolation | Transitions (GPAT team and GMHT) | Insomnia and sleep disturbances | Dementia – criteria, dementia/delirium comparison, work up, treatment | Genitourinary symptoms | Driving assessments in the elderly 
MARCH 6  |  15-MINUTE CONSULTATIONS FOR COMMON AILMENTS 
18 topics in ONE DAY! Presentations include: 
How When Should I Order and How Do I Interpret a Complete Blood Count? – Dr. Ryan Zarychanski
How Do I Interpret the Results of Lumbar Puncture and Treat Meningitis? – Dr. Jared Bullard
Which Diagnostic Imaging Test and When Should I Order Them? – Dr. Rick Bhullar
How Do I Diagnose and Manage Acute or Chronic Rhinosinusitis? – Dr. Richard Gall
How Do I Diagnose and Manage Acute or Chronic Prostatitis? – Dr. Jeff Saranchuk
How Do I Diagnose and Manage Endocarditis? – Dr. Yoav Keynan
When to Order and How to Interpret the Echocardiogram – Dr. Robin Ducas
How Do I Diagnose and Treat Clostridioides difficile Disease? – Dr. Harminder Singh
Diagnosing and Treating Common Skin Disorders – Dr. Shane Silver
To Whom Should I/Should Not Give Varicella Zoster Vaccination and Why? – Dr. Fred Aoki
How Do I Diagnose and Treat Infection with Human Immunodeficiency Virus – Dr. Ken Kasper
How Do I Diagnose and Treat Syphilis – Dr. Paul Van Caeseele
I Got this Lump in my Neck – Approach to Lymphadenopathy – Dr. Eric Bow
How Do I Diagnose and Treat Diabetic Foot Infections? – Dr. John Embil
How Do I Diagnose and Treat Infection with Hepatitis C Virus? – Dr. Kelly Kaita
How Do I Diagnose, Treat and Prevent Infection with the Human Papilloma Virus? – Dr. Denise Black
What are the 3 Rs of Travel Immunization? – Dr. Pierre Plourde
What is Vaccine Hesitancy and How do I Address It? – Dr. Tim Hilderman

APRIL 3  |  AN APPROACH TO COMMON SYMPTOM PRESENTATIONS
Approach to workups and referrals for cough – respiratory vs. GI vs. ENT | Headaches and facial pain – neurology vs. ENT vs. dental/TMJ | Acute vs. chronic pain | Neuropathic vs. somatic pain | Palliative vs. non-cancer pain 
JUNE 5  |  ENDOCRINOLOGY DAY 
Osteoporosis – treatments, screenings, drug holiday | Diabetes-therapeutic update | Evidence in DM therapeutic | DKA in the ER | Thyroid storm – endocrine emergencies | Immunotherapy outcomes in endocrinology | Obesity therapy | Para-thyroid | Gestational diabetes – metformin use | Hypogonadism 
The medical record is an important tool in professional communication. This course will help you understand the medical-legal responsibilities and requirements for medical documentation, and implement strategies towards best practices on record keeping
28 Mainpro+ Credits

January 16-17 | Clarion Hotel and Suites, Brandon, MB

This two-day intensive workshop will arm you with new knowledge and skills around opioid addiction and the resources available to support this vulnerable patient population. This workshop is a prerequisite training requirement in order to prescribe or dispense methadone and buprenorphine/naloxone in Manitoba.

 

Formerly Opioid Replacement Therapy 101
The MEDS Conference is a powerful educational event that casts a critical eye on the balance of benefit and harm of the interventions we prescribe every day. A collaboration between the Max Rady College of Medicine and College of Pharmacy, this full day Saturday event is free of industry support. It features accomplished speakers that will entertain and sharpen your judgement as you make therapeutic decisions with your patients.
Office of Continuing Competency 

 

and Assessment

 

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

 

University of Manitoba

 

204.789.3660 | [email protected]

Time

January 10 (Friday) 3:59 pm - June 5 (Friday) 3:59 pm