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2018 Annual Meeting

2018 acp atlantic chapter Annual SCIENTIFIC Meeting

November 16-17, 2018

Dalhousie University - Tupper Building
Information:
ACP Atlantic Provinces Chapter
TEL:  (613) 986-2746
EMAIL:  domenica.acpcanada@gmail.com

REGISTRATION FEES

 ACP Members, Fellows,  Masters  $35.00
 NON ACP Members  $50.00
 ACP Resident Members Free
 NON-ACP Resident   $10.00
 Medical StudentsFree

REGISTRATION

Online registration is now open.

MAINTENANCE OF CERTIFICATION

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 Dalhousie University, Continuing Professional Development.  You may claim a maximum of 6.0 hours (credits are automatically calculated). 

Through an agreement between the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert Royal College MOC credits to AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Information on the process to convert Royal College MOC credit to AMA credit can be found at www.ama-assn.org/go/internationalcme.

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pROGRAM

Friday, November 16, 2018
5:00 - 6:30 pm

"Internal Medicine Lifestyles Night" 
Panel discussion of Career Options in Internal Medicine

The University Club
(DIning Hall)
1 Alumni Crescent Halifax, NS 
6:30 - 8:30 pm Resident/Student Meet & Greet and Reception

Saturday, November 17, 2018
Electronic Poster Session
08:00 - 08:45

ACP ATP Chapter Annual General Meeting of Members
(ACP Chapter members only; refreshments provided) 

Room TBA,  Tupper Building, Dalhousie
09:00 - 09:05 Opening Remarks - Dr.  David Anderson, Governor Tupper Building
Theater A
09:05 - 09:50 Outreach Health Care for the Homeless
Dr. Collin Van Zoost - Halifax
-  Understand the importance of the social determinants of health when providing care to the homeless
-  Be familiar with novel strategies to providing health care to the homeless

Tupper Building
Theater A
09:50 - 10:35 A Practical Overview of Drug Interactions
Dr. David Juurlink - Toronto 
-  Understand why drug interactions are important
-  Become aware of several dangerous drug interactions
-  Be familiar with ways to avoid harm from drug interactions

Tupper Building
Theater A
10:35 - 11:05 Networking and Nutrition Break Tupper Building
Theater A
11:05 - 11:50
HCV in Canada: Where We Are and Where We Go From Here
Dr. Daniel Smyth, Saint John
Be familiar with the 2018 CASL guidelines for assessment and treatment of HCV infection
-  Understand the current landscape of HCV treatment in Canada
-  Become aware of future directions in HCV care with a focus on micro elimination and the need for 
             expansion of community-based care models
Tupper Building
Theater A
11:50 - 12:30 Lunch - – peruse the posters over lunch Tupper Link
12:30 - 1315 Electronic Poster Session
-  Recite updates on current research in the field of general internal medicine.
-  Apply QI methodology to the care of internal medicine patients.
-  Describe unusual presentations of common diseases and common presentations of rare diseases.
-  Become familiar with the characteristics of engaging and educational case presentations.

Tupper Building
Theater A
13:15 - 14:15 Trainee Cases and Projects
-  Recite updates on current research in the field of general internal medicine.
-  Apply QI methodology to the care of internal medicine patients.
-  Describe unusual presentations of common diseases and common presentations of rare diseases.
-  Become familiar with the characteristics of engaging and educational case presentations.

Tupper Building
Theater A
14:20 - 14:25 Closing Remarks - Dr. David Anderson, Governor Tupper Building
Theater A

VIDEO LINKING

  • For those in Saint John, NB, Saturday’s scientific sessions will be video linked from Room 218 – Dalhousie Medicine New Brunswick Building, 100 Tucker Park Road.
  • For those in St. John’s, NL, the video link will be available in Room 5M101, Medical Education Centre, 5th Floor, Health Science Centre, Memorial University, 300 Prince Philip Drive.
Call for Trainee Cases
ACP Atlantic Provinces Chapter

Annual Scientific Meeting November 16-17, 2018
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS

Call for Cases 
Deadline:   CLOSED


For Canadian Chapters Website: Canadian Chapters  Website

Information:

ACP Atlantic Provinces Chapter
TEL:  (613) 986-2746
EMAIL:  domenica.acpcanada@gmail.com

Cancellation policy

Registration may be cancelled up to
November 1, 2018 for a refund. 

If you need to cancel your registration, please inform us in writing to:  domenica.acpcanada@gmail.com




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