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UM Bannatyne: Basic Medical Sciences Building: Room-Frederic Gaspard Theatre
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Cardiovascular disease continues to be a major disease burden in terms of both mortality and health related quality of life, and is an important source of health inequalities between populations in Canada. This one-day program will provide an overview of controversies and uncertainties in the areas of treatment and intervention of cardiovascular disease.
0800 – 0830 LIGHT BREAKFAST AND CHECK-IN
0825 – Welcome and Introductions – Andrew Morris MD FACC
0830 – 0950 Challenges in the Office
0830 – My Patient is Confused About “ablation”
0850 – My Patient Needs Advice About “ICD” Implantation
0910 – My Patient Asks About Your View on Cardiac Transplantation
0930 – Panel Discussion
0950 – 1010 COFFEE
1010 – 1130 Why Don’t They Fix This?
1010 – They’re Doing Nothing and My Valve is TOO TIGHT
1030 – They’re Doing Nothing For My Leaking Mitral Valve
1050 – They’re Doing Nothing and My Tricuspid Valve is Leaking Severely
1110 – Panel Discussion
1130 – 1215 LUNCH
1215 – 1315 Keynote Address: ACPs – Do You Really Want CPR? When Is It a Bad Idea? – Christian La Rivière MD FRCPC
1315 – 1330 COFFEE
1330 – 1450 Your Patient Needs to Know
1330 – Should They Get Genetic Testing? What’s It Good For?
1350 – Why Don’t They Give Me Something to Stop My PVCs?
1410 – Should They Put ASA in the Toothpaste?
1430 – Panel Discussion
1450 – 1550 Cases From the Audience
Program may be subject to change
** printable agenda coming soon
Other Health Professionals: $80
This event is available via MBTelehealth sites throughout Winnipeg and Manitoba. Please check your site for availability and reserve prior to registering. This event is also available via livestream. You will be emailed connection information prior to the event.