Program at a Glance National Capital General Surgery Symposium February 20, 2016 | Delta Ottawa City Centre |Ottawa, ON
Course Description The University of Ottawa, Office of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and the Division of General Surgery are proud to present this 1-day course designed to provide general surgeons with relevant and up-to-date information about practical General surgery topics. This conference will also allow participants to meet, dialogue and network with general surgery specialists through plenary sessions and interactive short presentations.
For further information, please contact the Office of CPD: Tel: 613-761-4480 ext: 1 | Fax: 613-761-5262 | Email: [email protected]
www.med.uottawa.ca/cme *subject to change
National Capital General Surgery Symposium Planning Committee The Office of Continuing Professional Development extends a special thanks to the following physicians who participated in the planning of this event:
Dr. Jacinthe Lampron, Chair, General Surgery Dr. Fady Balaa, General Surgery Dr. Erin Cordeiro, General Surgery Dr. Vijay Moonje, General Surgery Dr. Amy Neville, General Surgery
Overall Learning Objectives Assess current clinical management issues in surgical patients for general surgeons in practice, residents, medical students, nurses and other health care professionals in the field. Integrate new clinical management processes, techniques and guidelines in your practice.
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Course Cancellation Policy The University of Ottawa, CPD reserves the right to cancel courses. Registrants will be notified at the earliest possible date in the event of a cancellation. Registration fees for courses cancelled by the University of Ottawa, CPD will be refunded; however the University of Ottawa, CPD will not be liable for any loss, damages or other expenses that such cancellation may cause.
Accreditation 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 for 6.25 credits. This program has been reviewed and approved by the University of Ottawa, Office of Continuing Professional Development. This program also meets the accreditation criteria for a maximum of 6.25 Category 1 credits towards the American Medical Association’s Physician Recognition Award. Each physician should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity. 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.amaassn.org/go/internationalcme.
Course Presentations To ensure course participants receive the most up-to-date information and in an effort to lessen the environmental impact of our events, all available course materials will be posted to our website as soon as they become available. We cannot guarantee that all course materials will be posted on the website. Disclosure Speakers will be requested to disclose to the audience any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest that may have a direct bearing on the subject matter of this program.
Liability The University of Ottawa, Office of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) assumes no liability for any claims, personal injury or damage:
to any individual attending this conference;
that may result from the use of technologies, program, products and/or services at this conference;
that may arise out of, or during this conference.
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National Capital General Surgery Symposium 8:00AM - 8:30AM
Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:30AM - 8:40AM
Opening Remarks and Introduction
8:40AM - 10:10AM
The Difficult Gall Bladder and Gall Stone Pancreatitis Moderated by Dr. Fady Balaa
8:40AM - 9:00AM
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy - How to Anticipate Difficulty? When and How to Modify Approach? Dr. Guillaume Martel When to Convert? What is the Ideal Time for Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Following Pancreatitis? (invited) Determine whether difficulties in laparoscopic cholecystectomy can be anticipated; Describe the factors that determine the need to modify approach in cholecystectomy; Designate the ideal time for laparoscopic cholecystectomy following Pancreatitis.
9:00AM - 9:20AM
Do All Cases of Gallstone Pancreatitis Require a CT Scan? Determine which cases of Gallbladder Pancreatitis require a CT scan.
Dr. Joel Weaver (invited)
9:20AM - 9:40AM
If MRCP is Available, What are the Indications? If Not, Should All Cases Have an ERCP? Describe indications of MRCP availability; Determine which cases should have an ERCP when MRCP is not available.
Dr. Richard Mimeault (invited)
9:40AM - 10:10AM
Dr. Fady Balaa Dr. Jacinthe Lampron
10:10AM - 10:30AM Refreshment Break 10:30AM - 12:00PM
Trauma Moderated by Dr. Jacinthe Lampron
10:30AM - 10:50AM What's New in Trauma Resuscitation: A Canadian Armed Forces Perspective Describe the principles of early hemostatic resuscitation for trauma patients.
Dr. Rob Johnston
10:50AM - 11:10AM When and Who Should a Patient be Transferred to a Trauma Centre Recognize the factors that indicate when a patient should be transferred to a trauma centre.
Dr. Jacinthe Lampron Mathieu Lebreton (RN)
11:10AM - 11:30PM
Is There Any Role for Damage Control Laparotomy in the Community Prior to Transfer? Describe the role of damage control laparotomy in the community, before transfer.
Dr. Colleen Haney
11:30AM - 12:00PM
12:00PM - 1:00PM
1:00PM - 2:30PM
Bariatric Surgery Moderated by Dr. Amy Neville
1:00PM - 1:20PM
Overview of Commonly Performed Surgical Procedures for Obesity List and describe new and commonly performed bariatric procedures; Identify the anatomy (surgical and endoscopic) following commonly performed procedures; Describe the important postoperative outcomes.
Dr. Nicole Kolozsvari
1:20PM - 1:40PM
Overview of Complications Bariatric Surgery List and describe new and common complications of bariatric surgery.
Dr. Amy Neville
1:40PM - 2:00PM
Can Bariatric Surgery Complications be Managed in the Community Centre? Explain basic management of acute and chronic complications; Differentiate between which complications can or cannot be managed in the community centre.
Dr. Amy Neville
2:00PM - 2:30PM
National Capital General Surgery Symposium 2:30PM - 3:00PM
3:00PM - 4:30PM
Breast Surgery Moderated by Dr. Erin Corderio
3:00PM - 3:20PM
Management of the Axilla Following Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Determine when sentinel lymph node biopsy is appropriate post-neoadjuvant chemotherapy; Determine when an axillary lymph node dissection is required post-neoadjuvant chemotherapy
Dr. Carolyn Nessim (invited)
3:20PM - 3:40PM
The Role of Controlateral Prophylactic Mastectomy in Women with Unilateral Breast Cancer Describe the risks and benefits of contralateral prophylactic mastectomy in average and high risk patients; Support and feel comfortable counseling patients with regards to performance of CPM
Dr. Erin Cordeiro
3:40PM - 4:00PM
Surgical Management of Benign Breast Lesions Describe which benign breast lesions require surgical excision following a core needle biopsy or vacuum assisted biopsy; Describe the appropriate surveillance techniques for benign breast lesions not excised
Dr. Suleena Duhaime
4:00PM - 4:30PM
4:30PM - 4:45PM
Concluding Remarks and Evaluations
6:00PM - 7:00PM
Program is subject to change
Dr. Jacinthe Lampron
National Capital General Surgery Symposium
Saturday, February 20, 2016 Delta Ottawa City Centre | Ottawa, ON First Name*
Other Health Care Professional
FEES Early Bird Deadline January 11, 2016
Online Early Bird Rate
Online Regular Rate
Fax, Mail or Onsite Rate
Other Healthcare Professional
No registration form will be processed without the full registration fee included. Post-dated cheques are not accepted. Continental breakfast, refreshment breaks and lunch are included in the registration fees. Refunds less $75 administrative charge will be issued for cancellations received in writing by January 11, 2016 No refunds will be issued for cancellations received after that date. Refund cheques will be sent after the event date. All registrations that are faxed or mailed to the Office of CPD will automatically be charged the Fax Mail registration fee. No exceptions.
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