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  • Apr 5, 20198:00 am - 1:30 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 4.5 Mainpro+ credits. ID#188534-008 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 4.5 hours.


UM Bannatyne: Basic Medical Sciences Building: Room-Frederic Gaspard Theatre

University of Manitoba, 745 Bannatyne Ave., Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, R3E 0J9

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At the conclusion of this event participants should be able to:

  • Apply recent advances in diagnosis and management of non- allergic rhinitis and determine when to refer. (Medical Expert, Scholar, Collaborator)
  • Identify common head and neck lesions identified in primary care and formulate a management plan including consultation for surgical intervention. (Medical Expert, Collaborator)
  • Examine and apply new evidence in the management of children requiring adenotonsillectomy. (Scholar, Medical Expert)
  • Explain etiologies and management strategies when counseling patients who suffer from dizziness and vertigo symptoms. (communicator, Medical Expert)
  • Implement a diagnosis and management plan for patients presenting with idiopathic facial pain. (Collaborator and Medical Expert)



0820 – Welcome and Introductions

0830 – Rhinology: Rhinitis with Emphasis on Non-Allergic Rhinitis – Arnold Frohlich, MD, FRCSC

0920 – Head and Neck: HPV Related Oropharyngeal Cancer, Thyroid Nodules, Hyperparathyroidism  – Paul Kerr, BSc, MD, FRCSC

1010 – Pediatric Otolaryngology: Epistaxis, Adenotonsillectomy, Hearing Loss – Daren Leitao, MD, FRCSC & Jodi Jones, BSc (Med), FRCSC

1100 – Lunch Break

1140 – Neuro-Otology: Dizziness and Vertigo – Les Garber, MD, FRCS (C)

1210 – Otology: Chronic Draining Ear, Facial Nerve Paralysis, Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss – Jordan Hochman, MD, FRCSC

1240 – Neurology & Head & Neck Overlap: Idiopathic Facial Pain – Brian Blakley,  BSc, MD, PhD, FRCSC


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New this year – all University of Manitoba CPD events are automatically available to all MBTelehealth sites.
To attend:

  1. Reserve your location through the coordinator at your preferred site prior to registering for the event.
  2. Register online at cpd-umanitoba.com. Only paid registrants can receive credits and access speakers’ presentations post-event.


This program has received in-kind support.


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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