This is a preliminary program agenda and will be completed in the coming weeks.

Monday, November 30

Plenary 1
08:30 - 09:00
What's new in cardio literature for family docs? - Dr. Labos, Christopher
09:00 - 09:30
Esketamine: A game Changer in depression treatment? - Dr. Zigman, Daniel
09:30 - 09:35
Excercise Break
09:35 - 10:05
Early renal failure: Implications for patient managment - Dr. Podymow, Tiina
10:05 - 10:35
Post CVA management - Dr. Wein, Theodore
10:35 - 11:00
Break
Workshops A          11:00 - 12:00
Headache - Dr. Wein, Theodore
Congestive heart failure in the older adult: challenges and opportunities for care improvement - Dr. Talbot-Hamon, Catherine
Viral exanthems and when to worry - Dr. Rubin, Earl
What really works in treatment-resistant depression? - Dr. Zigman, Daniel
12:00 - 13:00        Break
Plenary 2
13:00 - 13:30
Cannabis: What is the evidence? - Dr. Fitzcharles, Mary-Ann
13:30 - 14:00
Prescribing PPIs - Dr. Barkun, Alan
14:00 - 14:05
Excercise Break
14:05 - 14:35
Diabetes and the kidneys - Dr. Yale, Jean-François
14:35 - 15:05
Diabetes - Dr. Kader, Tina
15:05 - 15:20
Break
Workshops B          15:20 - 16:20
Cannabis use in the elderly - Pain and sleep - Dr. Fitzcharles, Mary-Ann
Choosing antibiotics wisely - Dr. Lee, Todd
Gestational diabetes - Dr. Kader, Tina
Interactive type 2 diabetes cases - Dr. Yale, Jean-François
Probiotics, fecal transplantation - Dr. Teltscher, Marty

Tuesday, December 1

Plenary 3
08:30 - 09:00
Clinical approach to COVID19 - Dr. Greenaway, Christina
09:00 - 09:30
COVID-19: Virtual care, and medical-legal risk - Dr. Larivière, Katherine
09:30 - 09:35
Excercise Break
09:35 - 10:05
Public health response to COVID-19 pandemic and current challenges that we are facing - Dr. Drouin, Mylène
10:05 - 10:35
TBD
10:35 - 11:00
Break
Workshops C          11:00 - 12:00
Growth in children - when to worry? - Dr. Krishnamoorthy, Preetha
Tx of agitation in the elderly - Dr. Massoud, Fadi
Travel related infections- from near to far - Dr. Greenaway, Christina
Telemedicine pitfalls: Considerations in providing safer virtual care - Dr. Larivière, Katherine & Honey, Liisa
Weight management during the pandemic - Dr. Grover, Steven
12:00 - 13:00       Break
Plenary 4
13:00 - 13:30
Telemedicine - Dr. Lalla, Daniel
13:30 - 14:00
Acne management - Dr. Jafarian, Fatemeh
14:00 - 14:05
Excercise Break
14:05 - 14:35
COPD update - Dr. Ernst, Pierre
14:35 - 15:05
Medical aid in dying - Dr. Maniatis, Thomas
15:05 - 15:20
Break
Workshops D          15:20 - 16:20
Non pharmacological treatments of dementia - Dr. Vaitekunas, Susan
Identifying kids with learning disabilities early & referring them to the right place - Dr. Francoeur, T. Emmett
Staying active during Covid-19 - Dr. Lowensteyn, Ilka
How to deal with COVID infection control in our community clinics - Dr. Parkes, Leighanne
Telemedicine workshop - Dr. Lalla, Daniel

Wednesday, December 2

Plenary 5
08:30 - 09:00
Breast cancer update 2020: Discussing biopsy results and their treatment implications - Dr. Wong, Stephanie
09:00 - 09:30
2020 update on allergies in kids - Dr. McCusker, Christine
09:30 - 09:35
Excercise Break
09:35 - 10:05
Managing patients on biological agents - Dr. Starr, Michael
10:05 - 10:35
Appropriate vaccinations in the elderly - Dr. Ward, Brian
10:35 - 11:00
Break
Workshops E          11:00 - 12:00
Orthostatic hypotension in the elderly - Dr. Chiu, Wendy
Therapeutic immunocompromise in the age of COVID 19: When is your patient at risk? - Dr. McCusker, Christine
Screening and prevention strategies for BRCA mutation carriers - Dr. Wong, Stephanie
Vaccine varia - Bring your questions! - Dr. Ward, Brian
Trouble-shooting biologics - Dr. Starr, Michael
12:00 - 13:00       Break
Plenary 6
13:00 - 13:30
Interoperable EMR's and safe patient care - Dr. Affleck, Ewen
13:30 - 14:00
The Borderline and bipolar - Lalla, Fiore
14:00 - 14:05
Excercise Break
14:05 - 14:35
What's REALLY new in Gynecology that has nothing to do with COVID - Dr. Ziegler, Cleve
14:35 - 15:05
AI in medicine - Dr. Martel, Julien
15:05 - 15:20
Break
15:20 - 15:50
Covid sense and nonsense - Dr. Schwarcz, Joseph & Dr. Schwarcz, Debbie
15:50 - 16:20
Psoriasis and Eczema update - Dr. Gratton, David

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