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 2: Thursday, March 26, 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

Khalid Azzam, Moderator

07:00 – 08:00

Registration & Breakfast

08:00 – 08:05

Morning Stretch

08:10 – 08:30

Managing diabetes: what’s new?

Hertzel C. Gerstein 

08:30 – 08:50

Obesity management in 2020

Megha Poddar 

08:50 – 09:10

Who, when and how to treat hyperlipedimia

Guillaume Paré

09:10 – 09:30

Managing hypertension in 2020: Is there anything new?

Ally P. H. Prebtani

09:30 – 09:50

Managing hyperthyroidism

Meera Luthra

09:50 – 10:15

Panel Discussion Q&A

10:15 – 10:30

Refreshment Break & Stretch Exercise

Morning Session II
Sharon Marr, Moderator

10:30 – 10:50

Use of opioids and non opioids in the management of non cancer pain

Anne Holbrook 

10:50 – 11:10

When to consider medical cannabis

Mitchell Levine

11:10 – 11:30

Approach to insomnia

Brian Misiaszek

11:30 – 11:50

Update on dementia

Christopher Patterson

11:50 – 12:10

Panel Discussion Q&A

12:10 – 01:00

Lunch & Stretch Exercise

Afternoon Session I

Marianne Talman, Moderator

01:00 – 01:20

Approach to acute polyarthritis
Faiza Khokhar 

 

01:20 – 01:40

Recognition and management of sero negative spondyloarthritis 

Raj Carmona

01:40 – 02:00

Update on giant cell arteritis and polymyalgia rheumatica

Stephanie Garner

02:00 – 02:20

Biologics in the treatment of rheumatological conditions

Alfred Cividino

02:20 – 02:40

Osteoporosis: A practical approach

Aliya Khan

02:40 – 03:05

Panel Discussion Q&A

03:05 – 03:20

Refreshment Break & Stretch Exercise

 

Afternoon Session II

Mohamed Panju, Moderator

03:20 – 03:40

Approach to a patient with chronic diarrhea

Siwar Albashir

03:40 – 04:00

How to approach abnormal liver function tests

Barry Lumb

04:00 – 04:20

Cirrhosis: diagnosis and management

Marco Puglia

04:20 – 04:40

How to provide safe transition from hospital to home 

Khalid Azzam 

04:40 – 05:00

Panel Discussion Q&A

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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