The 2017 Freeport Physicians’ Education Day, Pearls, Perils and Pitfalls in Geriatric Practice, will be held on Wednesday, May 3, 2017. Note we have changed the venue to BINGEMANS CONFERENCE CENTRE, KITCHENER
0900 Dr. Allan Grill KidneyWise: An Approach to the Diagnosis and Management of CKD in Primary Care
0940 Dr. Nadira Husein Recent Developments in Diabetes Care in the Elderly
1035 Drs. F. Mather and A. Narayan Prognostication of End of Life in Dementia
1105 Dr. Elizabeth Slow Management of Parkinson’s Disease
1240 Dr. Jeff Blackmer Medical Assistance in Dying: The Canadian Landscape
1320 Dr. Rebecca Van Alstine Prevention and Treatment of Venous Thromboembolism
1410 Dr. Robert McKelvie Diagnosis and Management of Congestive Heart Failure
1445 Dr. Joanne Ho The 10 Worst Drugs in Geriatric Practice
We are looking forward to another exceptional educational experience, showcasing both local physicians and guest speakers. Presentations will be of interest to physicians, nurses and allied health professionals.
Our keynote address will feature Dr. Jeff Blackmer, VP of Medical Professionalism at the Canadian Medical Association and will focus on the current landscape in Medical Assistance in Dying.
This program has been accredited by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Ontario Chapter for up to 5.00 Group Learning Credits. Cert+ Session Identification #: 185727-001
Please save the date and join us on May 3, 2017 for a locally organized, high quality, Geriatric Education Day. Registration will open on January 3, at http://www.eventbrite.com/e/pearls-perils-and-pitfalls-in-geriatric-practice-tickets-28629917855