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  • Brandon Primary Care Fall Conference 2019Nov 9, 20198:30 am - 4:45 pmThis one-credit-per-hour Group Learning program meets the certification criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been approved by the CPD Medicine Program, University of Manitoba for up to 6.0 Mainpro+ credits. ID# 191212-001 This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada , and approved by the CPD Medicine Program, University of Manitoba for a maximum of 6.0 hours. Participants should only claim credit for the actual number of hours attended. The University of Manitoba CPD Medicine Program is fully accredited by the Committee on Accreditation of Continuing Medical Education (CACME)
  • CBT Primer - Skills WorkshopNov 8, 20195:00 pm - 7:00 pmThis three-credit-per-hour Group Learning program meets the certification criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been approved by the CPD Medicine Program, University of Manitoba for up to 6.0 Mainpro+ credits. ID# 188653-004 :: This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the CPD Medicine Program, University of Manitoba for a maximum of 2.0 hours. :: Participants should only claim credit for the actual number of hours attended. :: The University of Manitoba CPD Medicine Program is fully accredited by the Committee on Accreditation of Continuing Medical Education (CACME).

Location

Brandon Regional Health Centre - Nurses Residence Lecture Theatre

Address:
150 McTavish Ave. East, Brandon, Manitoba, Canada

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The Prairie Mountain Health Region is again collaborating with U of M CPD Medicine to offer two popular conferences (in the Fall and Spring) designed to meet learning needs identified by primary care providers in Brandon and surrounding areas. Sessions include a wide range of timely and challenging topics relevant to physicians working in outpatient and  inpatient settings who are looking to enhance clinical competence and improve patient care.

Objectives

  • Discuss the management of opioids including common street drugs with a focus on crystal methamphetamine. (medical expert)
  • Examine recent updates in stroke guidelines including reviewing the pathophysiology of ischemic stroke, reviewing acute stroke management, and applying the PMH Stroke Protocol. (Medical expert, Scholar)
  • Review current evidence for smoking cessation specifically as it applies to vaporizers and e cigarettes. (Medical Expert, Scholar)
  • Recognize and describe the presentation and management of at least 5 oncologic emergencies. (Medical Expert)
  • Identify recent advances in HIV care including pre and post exposure prophylaxis protocols. (Medical Expert, Scholar)
  • Explore best practices in LGTBQ2S care for primary care physicians and explain the role/ services provided by the Brandon Transgender Clinic. (Medical Expert, Collaborator, Health Advocate)
  • Explain provincial STBBI epidemiology and discuss STBBI outbreak response strategies and significant challenges that have been identified moving into the future. (Medical Expert, Scholar)
  • Describe strategies for preventing physician burnout and optimizing physician wellness. (Professional)

 

Agenda

0815 – Registration

0825 – Welcome & Introduction – Corné Vlok, MBCHB, CCFP

0830 – Managing Opioids in Practice – Ginette Poulin, RD, MD, CCFP(AM), CISAM, CMCBT, PLIC

0915 – Stroke Protocol Update – Arturo Tamayo, MD

1000 – Break

1015 – To Vape or Not to Vape – Erin Knight, MD, CCFP, ISAM

1100 – Cancer Emergencies in Office & ER – Cornie Woelk, MD, CCFP (PC), FCFP

1145 – Lunch & Visit Display Booths

1315 – Physician Wellness – Jillian Horton, MD, FRCP

1400 – STBBI Crisis: An Update – Amy Frykoda, MD, CCFP, MSc

1445 – Break

1500 – HIV update – Carine Minders, MBChB, CCFP

1545 – Managing LGBTQ2S patients – Kelby Treloar, MD, CCFP-EM

1630 – Closing Remarks

CBT Workshop – Dr. Lynda Kong, MD, FRCPC

Small Group Skills Workshop: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Primer

Date:  November 8, 2019
Time:  1700 – 1900
Location: Brandon Regional Health Centre Nurses Residence N107B

  • Explain the evidence that supports the use of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) in primary care. (family medicine expert, scholar)
  • List the clinical conditions for which CBT is indicated. (family medicine expert)
  • Explore the CBT techniques that are useful in the primary care setting. (family medicine expert)
  • Apply the CBT techniques in a standardized patient interview based on two different clinical scenarios. (family medicine expert, communicator)

Session will be held on Friday November 8 from 1700-1900; registration is NOT included with the Saturday conference registration.  The last day to register for this workshop is October 29th with limited space. 

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Registration

Conference:

Physicians: $250

Other health professionals: $125

Residents/students: $40

 

Skills CBT Workshop: $200

 

 

Only paid registrants can receive credits and access speakers’ presentations post-event.

A full refund less a $35 administrative fee will be given if cancelled 14 days or more before each event date. No refund will be given past this date.

 

Accommodation:

A block of rooms have been reserved at the Clarion Hotel.  Please let them know that it is under the “University of Manitoba”.

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Program Coordinator

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    Amanda Marten

    Program Coordinator, CPD - Medicine
    Office of Continuing Competency and Assessment
    Rady Faculty of Health Sciences
    University of Manitoba
    Tel: 204-789-3547
    Fax: 204-789-3911
    Email: Amanda.Marten@umanitoba.ca