54th Annual Post Graduate Review in Family Medicine

When:
February 21, 2019 – February 23, 2019 all-day
2019-02-21T00:00:00-08:00
2019-02-24T00:00:00-08:00
Where:
Vancouver Marriott Pinnacle Downtown Hotel
1128 West Hastings Street
Vancouver
Cost:
See website
Contact:
UBC CPD
6046753777

Overview

This comprehensive three-day review course (Thu-Sat) offers an update of knowledge central to the practice of family medicine in both rural and urban settings. Committed to addressing everyday practical issues, speakers present equally on current and special areas of concern to the primary health care professional.

To complement a morning of group lectures, afternoons include a series of elective interactive workshops which allow conference attendees to customize their learning experience.

Target audience: family physicians, nurse practitioners, residents and students
Accreditation: Up to 16.75 Mainpro+ credits

Course content: https://ubccpd.ca/course/post-grad-2019#agenda
Register: https://events.eply.com/post-grad-2019
Costs: https://ubccpd.ca/course/post-grad-2019#costs

Highlights:

o   Invited speaker: Dr. Mike Allen – Top 5 Articles That Changed My Practice (Internal Medicine)

o   Lunch presentation: Dr. Teri Fisher – Artificial Intelligence, Voice Technology and Applications for Family Medicine

o   Each conference day covers different topics include pediatric and women’s health, internal medicine and geriatrics

o   Group plenaries in the morning include New Insulins and New Guidelines, Sleep Apnea, Skin Care Tips and many more

o   Pick two elective workshops in the afternoon include Heart Failure Management, Chronic Kidney Disease, Migraine Management and many more

o   Optional workshop – IUD Insertions – Review of Guidelines, Basic Insertion and Troubleshooting (limited seats!)