Presented by the Department of Medicine

McMaster University, Michael G. DeGroote School of Medicine

 

Hamilton Convention Centre by Carmen's | 1 Summers Lane, Hamilton, ON

DAY 1: Wednesday, March 25, 2020

*Activity subject to change 

**For interactivity each talk will include 2 questions using Audience Response System in addition to Panel Discussion Q&A

 

Morning Session I

Akbar Panju, Moderator

 

07:00 – 08:00

Registration & Breakfast

08:00 – 08:10

Welcome and introductions 

Akbar A. Panju

08:10 – 08:30

What’s new in the management of acute coronary syndrome  

Shamir Mehta

08:30 – 08:50

Management of acute heart failure

Catherine Demers

08:50 – 09:10

Managing atrial fibrillation (including stress induced and subclinical)

Jeff Healey

09:10 – 09:30

Managing a patient who has aortic stenosis or mitral regurgitation: when to refer for procedure

Douglas Wright

09:30 – 09:50

Reducing global burden of cardiovascular disease

Salim Yusuf

09:50 – 10:15

PANEL DISCUSSION Q&A

10:15 – 10:30

Refreshment Break & Stretch Exercise

 

Morning Session II

Ally P. H. Prebtani, Moderator

10:30 – 10:50

How to follow a patient with chronic kidney disease in the community: when to refer?

Matthew Miller

10:50 – 11:10

Managing acute kidney injury in a hospitalized patient

Seychelle Yohanna 

11:10 – 11:30

Hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis for the non–nephrologist

Matthew Lanktree

11:30 – 11:50

Pregnancy as a window to future health

Serena Gundy

11:50 – 12:10

PANEL DISCUSSION Q&A

12:10 – 01:00

Lunch & Stretch Exercise

 

Afternoon Session I

Lori Whitehead, Moderator

 

01:00 – 01:20

New treatment approaches for asthma

Helen Neighbour

01:20 – 01:40

Update on COPD

Joshua Wald 

01:40 – 02:00

Diagnosis and treatment of pulmonary hypertension 

Nathan Hambly

02:00 – 02:20

Oxygen therapy and non invasive ventilation in acute and non acute medicine

Derek Chu

02:20 – 02:40

PANEL DISCUSSION Q&A

02:40 – 03:00

Refreshment Break & Stretch Exercise

 

Afternoon Session II

Shariq Haider, Moderator

03:00 – 03:20

HIV/AIDS Update

Philippe El-Helou

03:20 – 03:40

Diabetic foot infections

Eva Piessens

03:40 – 04:00

Reducing antibiotic resistance

Dominic Mertz

04:00 – 04:20

Update on septic shock

Bram Rochwerg

04:20 – 04:40

PANEL DISCUSSION Q&A

Keynote Address

Moderator: Akbar A. Panju

 

04:40 – 05:10

Immune therapy for cancer treatment

Rosalyn Juergens

 

05:10 – 05:20

Q&A

05:30 – 06:30

Reception (with live entertainment)

Location
Contact

 

CAROL STEWART, CMP
CHSE Coordinator

Continuing Health Sciences Education Program
McMaster University, 
Hamilton, ON, Canada

 

905-525-9140 ext. 20052

castewa@mcmaster.ca

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© 2020 McMaster University Review Course in Internal Medicine, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Presented by the Department of Medicine at McMaster University, Michael G. DeGroote School of Medicine

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