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Monday, November 26

08:15
10:35
Plenary: Plenary - 1
Salle de Bal de Montréal

PL-1.1: Game-changers in the cardio literature 2018
Jacqueline Joza, Canada

PL-1.2: Update on the Hypertension Canada guidelines
Luc Trudeau, Canada

PL-1.3: 2018 diabetes guidelines
Tina Kader, Canada

PL-1.4: EKGs and Arrhythmias
Jacqueline Joza, Canada

11:00
12:00
Workshop: Workshops - A

A-01: 2018 diabetes guidelines
Tina Kader, Canada

A-02: Palliative care pearls
Hitesh Bhanabhai, Canada

A-03: Pediatric orthopedics: To refer or not to refer?
Thierry E. Benaroch, Canada

A-04: Pulmonary function tests
Ron Olivenstein, Canada

A-05: PCOS: What the family doctor needs to know
Agnieszka Majdan, Canada

A-06: What you need to know in 2018 to manage resistant hypertension
Ernesto Schiffrin, Canada

A-07: Common lipid conundrums
Alexis Baass, Canada

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A-08: ECG quiz: Classic tracings for family physicians
Mathieu Walker, Canada

A-09: MCI update:The role of the family physician
Fadi Massoud, Canada

A-10: Common complex cases in thrombosis
Maral Koolian, Canada

12:00
13:00
Lunch Break: Lunch Break and Lunch&Learns

L&L-1.1: Medical fitness to drive
Jamie Dow, Canada

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L&L-1.2: Antimicrobial stewardship: Opportunities in family practice
Trong Tien Nguyen, Canada

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L&L-1.3: Common pediatric injuries including normal variants in the growing child
Thierry E. Benaroch, Canada

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L&L-1.4: What would you like to discuss regarding your patients with asthma?
Ron Olivenstein, Canada

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L&L-1.5: Laboratory Investigations in Rheumatic diseases
Jan Schulz, Canada

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L&L-1.6: Practical psychopharm
Fiore Lalla, Canada

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L&L-1.7: Management of hypertension in the elderly
Ernesto Schiffrin, Canada

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L&L-1.8: The last 30 years of diabetes: Where we were, where we are now and where we are going
Tina Kader, Canada

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13:00
14:35
Plenary: Plenary - 2
Salle de Bal de Montréal

PL-2.1: Prevention of cardiac valve and prosthetic joint infections
Matthew T Oughton, Canada

PL-2.2: Which antibiotic should I choose: A review of common syndromes, guidelines and local antibiograms
Trong Tien Nguyen, Canada

PL-2.3: Mindfulness as a first line intervention in chronic pain management
Allen Steverman, Canada

14:40
15:40
Workshop: Workshops - B

B-01: What’s new in PE and DVT?
Mark Buch, Canada

B-02: Interpreting lab results in the elderly
Julie St-Cyr, Canada

B-03: Abdominal pains: Common causes of a common pediatric complaint
Samuel Freeman, Canada

B-04: Joint injections
Jan Schulz, Canada

B-05: Is it safe for my patient to drive?
Jamie Dow, Canada

B-06: Medications in pregnancy and lactation
Maud Blin, Canada

B-07: Mindfulness-based chronic pain management: Supporting mindfulness strategies in clinical practice
Allen Steverman, Canada

B-08: Practical treatment of lower urinary tract symptoms in men and women
Daniel J. Lewinshtein, Canada

B-09: The absolute appraisal and abolition of ADHD in the adult: Controversies and conundrums
Fiore Lalla, Canada

B-10: Does my patient need insulin?
Tina Kader, Canada

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B-11: PCOS: What the family doctor needs to know
Agnieszka Majdan, Canada

16:00
17:00
Workshop: Workshops - C

C-01: Emergency airways
Katya Ghannoum, Canada

C-02 : Too much of a good thing? How to successfully deprescribe
Camille Gagnon, Canada

C-03: Common pediatric infections
Earl Rubin, Canada

C-04: Soft tissue and joint injections
Michael Stein, Canada

C-05: Rational use of biochemistry testing
Julie St-Cyr, Canada

C-06: Utilization of PSA and the diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer in 2018
Daniel J. Lewinshtein, Canada

C-07: Borderline, bipolar or bouncy? Cutting through the confusion in primary care
Fiore Lalla, Canada

Tuesday, November 27

08:30
10:05
Plenary: Plenary - 3
Salle de Bal de Montréal

PL-3.1: Adult vaccination update (shingles, P13 ± P23 etc.)
Brian J. Ward, Canada

PL-3.2: Documentation pitfalls when using EMR: Lessons from the CMPA
Janet Nuth, Canada

PL-3.3: Cannabis and the family physician in the age of legalization
Mark Ware, Canada

10:30
11:30
Workshop: Workshops - D

D-01: Office emergencies not to miss
Zachary A. Levine, Canada

D-01: Office emergencies not to miss
David Lasry, Canada

D-02: Pain management in older patients
David Lussier, Canada

D-03: Pediatric obesity: A growing issue
Preetha Krishnamoorthy, Canada

D-04: FAMUS (Family Medicine Utrasound) point of care ultrasound in primary care
Peter Steinmetz, Canada

D-05: The CMPA: Improving handover communication
Janet Nuth, Canada

D-06: Travel vaccine tips
Brian J. Ward, Canada

D-07: Somatic symptom disorder and illness anxiety
Daniel Zigman, Canada

D-08: Talking to your patients about cannabis
Mark Ware, Canada

D-09: Obstructive sleep apnea: An overview
Zeina Kaddaha, Canada

D-10: Hands-on MSK
Alan Vernec, Canada

11:40
12:40
Workshop: Workshops - E

E-01: Managing anaphylaxis
Zachary A. Levine, Canada

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E-01: Managing anaphylaxis
David Lasry, Canada

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E-02: Sleep disorders in the elderly
Thanh Dang Vu, Canada

E-03: Too early or too late? An approach to puberty
Preetha Krishnamoorthy, Canada

E-04: FAMUS (Family Medicine Utrasound) Point of care ultrasound in primary care
Peter Steinmetz, Canada

E-05: The CMPA: Improving handover communication
Janet Nuth, Canada

E-06: Gender and gender dysphoria: Clinical concepts and therapeutics
Richard Montoro, Canada

E-07: Obsessive compulsive spectrum disorders
Daniel Zigman, Canada

E-08: Talking to your patients about cannabis
Mark Ware, Canada

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E-09: Hands-on MSK
Alan Vernec, Canada

12:40
13:40
Lunch Break: Lunch Break and Lunch&Learns

L&L-2.1: Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) guidelines
Zachary A. Levine, Canada

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L&L-2.2: Management of chronic insomnia
Thanh Dang Vu, Canada

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L&L-2.3: Question and answer session on point of care ultrasound for family physicians
Peter Steinmetz, Canada

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L&L-2.4: Medical assistance in dying
David Lussier, Canada

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L&L-2.5: Brief behavioural treatment for insomnia
Daniel Zigman, Canada

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L&L-2.6: Loss of consciousness
Guillaume Sébire, Canada

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L&L-2.7: Thyroid disorders in children
Preetha Krishnamoorthy, Canada

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13:40
15:45
Plenary: Plenary - 4
Salle de Bal de Montréal

PL-4.1: Can stress really kill you?! How to recognize signs of stress and why physicians should care
Catherine Laurin, Canada

PL-4.2: Iron deprivation anemia
Jaroslav Prchal, Canada

PL-4.3: Practical approach to the pediatric asthma guidelines: What’s new?
Christine McCusker, Canada

PL.4.4: Colonoscopy screening programs (low and high risk)
Kevin A Waschke, Canada

16:00
17:00
Workshop: Workshops - F

F-01: Acute ophthalmic emergencies
Marino Discepola, Canada

F-02: Care of older patients with congestive heart failure: Time to think beyond the heart
Catherine Talbot-Hamon, Canada

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F-03 : Headache in children
Guillaume Sébire, Canada

F-04: Stress management 101: Taking control by letting go
Catherine Laurin, Canada

F-05: Hearing loss: What you need to know to save an ear
Tamara Mijovic, Canada

F-06: Temporomandibular disorders and burning mouth syndrome
Zovinar der Khatchadourian, Canada

F-07: Pediatric allergy pitfalls: What every physician needs to know
Christine McCusker, Canada

Wednesday, November 28

08:30
10:35
Plenary: Plenary - 5
Salle de Bal de Montréal

PL-5.1: Tremors: Parkinson’s and other tremors
Michel Panisset, Canada

PL-5.2: Very practical tips for managing type 2 diabetes
Jean-François Yale, Canada

PL-5.3: Biologics update 2018: What the primary care physician needs to know
Michael R. Starr, Canada

PL-5.4: Medical abortion: Facts every doctor should know
Cleve Ziegler, Canada

11:00
12:00
Workshop: Workshops - G

G-01: Tip of the iceberg fractures
Jerome Stasiak, Canada

G-02: Is my elderly patient safe to remain at home?
Wendy Chiu, Canada

G-03: Common skin problems in children
Fatemeh Jafarian, Canada

G-04: Hands-on knee injuries
Deborah Heilpern, Canada

G-05: Rheumatology red flags and emergencies
Michael R. Starr, Canada

G-06: No, it is not Parkinson's disease!
Michel Panisset, Canada

G-07: Starting insulin in your office
Jean-François Yale, Canada

G-08: Birth control: What your mother didn’t tell you
Cleve Ziegler, Canada

G-09: How to taper patients off of chronic opioid therapy
Anna Lembke, United States

12:00
13:00
Lunch Break: Lunch Break and Lunch&Learns

L&L-3.1: Tremors: Focusing of treatments
Michel Panisset, Canada

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L&L-3.2: A potpourri of gynecology
Cleve Ziegler, Canada

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L&L-3.3: What’s wrong with your hand?
Jerome Stasiak, Canada

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L&L-3.4: Infantile hemangioma
Fatemeh Jafarian, Canada

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L&L-3.5: Doctor, I can't sleep! What do I do about it?
Laura Creti Dr, Canada

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13:00
16:30
Plenary: Plenary - 6
Salle de Bal de Montréal

PL-6.1: Tector Lecture: The Opioid Epidemic: From Freud to Fentanyl
Anna Lembke, United States

PL-6.2: Practical tips for dealing with difficult patients (personality disorders)
Ronald Fraser, Canada

PL-6.3: Recognizing and treating sleep disorders in general practice
Laura Creti Dr, Canada

PL-6.4: Dermatology quiz: Diagnoses not to miss
Robin Wiviott, Canada

PL-6.5: Get with the guidelines: Stroke prevention 2018
Theodore Wein, Canada

PL-6.6: Early kidney disease: Who will need dialysis and how to slow progression
Tiina Podymow, Canada

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