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Brain, Mind and Body Conference
Friday, April 28, 2017, 8:00 a.m - 4:45 p.m.
Saturday, April 29, 2017, 8:00 a.m - 3:15 p.m.

Location: Best Western Lamplighter Inn and Conference Center, 591 Wellington Road, London
Offered by: Department of Psychiatry
Of Interest to: Psychologists, Psychiatrists, Social Workers, Counselors, Psychiatrist Nurses, Psychoanalysts, Marriage and Family Therapists, Mental Health Providers, Occupational Therapists and Addiction Counselors
Fees: Early Bird (January 2 to February 28): Physicians and Allied Health Professionals $399. Students $225; Regular: Physicians and Allied Health Professionals $425. Students $250
Contact: Kate Hayes
Telephone: 519.685.8500 x76554



31st Annual Geriatric Medicine Refresher Day
Wednesday, May 3, 2017, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Location: London Convention Centre, 300 York St, London
Offered by: Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatric Medicine
Of Interest to: Family Physicians, Specialists, Allied Healthcare Professionals, Medical Students, Residents and Pharmacists
Fees: $160 per person, $60 per Full-time Student/Volunteer (maximum of 30)
Contact: Jennifer Whytock
Telephone: 519.685.4021

Exposure to Childhood Trauma - Prevention to Interventions
Friday, May 5, 2017, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Location: Best Western Lamplighter Inn and Conference Center, 591 Wellington Road, London
Offered by: Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Of Interest to: Psychiatrists, Family physicians, Paediatricians, Psychologists, Residents in Psychiatry, Family Medicine, Pediatrics, Allied Health Professionals, Nurses, Social Workers, Child and Youth Counselors, Marital and Family Therapists, Child Welfare Workers, Teachers and School Counselors.
Fees: Early Bird (until April 1st) $140, After April 1st, $165 Staff associated with CAMHCP(LHSC Child and Adolescent, Parkwood Institute Adolescent Program) $45
Contact: Georgina DeRegt
Telephone: 519.685.8500 x75783

Annual Clinical Day in Family Medicine
Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Location: Four Points by Sheraton London, 1150 Wellington Road, London
Offered by: Citywide Department of Family Medicine
Of Interest to:  Family Physicians, Family Medicine Residents, Medical Students, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses and Allied Health Professionals
Fees: Eraly bird registration will close on March 31, 2017. Advanced registration will close on May 5, 2017. Physicians Early bird $155, Regular $180 and at the door $200, Nurse Practitioners. Registered Nurses and Allied Health Professionals Early bird $100, Regular $125 and at the door $150. Family Medicine Residents and Students Early bird $75, Regular $100 and at the door $125.
Contact: Sheena Blasing
 519.685.8500 x64884

43rd Annual Resident's Research Day
Friday, May 19, 2017, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Location: King's University College, Western University, 266 Epworth Avenue, London
Offered by: 
Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Of Interest to:  
Family Physicians, Allied Health Professionals Otolaryngologists, Schulich Medicine Residents and Medical Students 
No charge
Ann Jones
519.685.8500 x55415
Contact Ann Jones  

2017 Awards of Excellence 
Wednesday, May 24, 2017, 6:00 - 9:30 p.m.

Location: The Great Hall, Somerville House, Western University
$40 per person or $320 for a table of 8
Nicole Dorssers
519 661-2111 x85146



Drug Therapy Day 2017
Wednesday, June 7, 2017, 8:00 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.

Location: Best Western Lamplighter Inn and Conference Center, 591 Wellington Road, London
Offered by: Department of Family Medicine, Department of Medicine and Department of Paediatrics 
Of Interest to: Family Physicians, Nurse Practicioners, Pharmacists, Medical Students and Residents
Fees: Advance registration $150. Onsite $175 and Fellows, Students and Residents $50
Robin Legan
519.685.8500 x35247
Registration is now open!

Department of Family Medicine Resident Project Day
Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Offered by: Department of Family Medicine
Fees: Contact Adrienne Wakabayashi
Contact: Adrienne Wakabayashi
Telephone: 519.661.2111 x81099
Registration Contact Adrienne Wakabayashi

Global Health Conversation Series: Environment and Health: Human Health Impacts of Environmental Exposure
Thursday, June 8, 2017, 12:30 -1:30 p.m.

Location: University Hospital Auditorium B in London. With OTN connection to Medical Education Building, Room 2100 in Windsor, ON
Offered by: Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Dean's office
Of Interest to: Researchers, Undergraduate and Graduate Students, Postdocs and Professional Staff
Fees: No Charge
Contact: Stacy Dinel 
Telephone: 519.685.8500 x86206

Oncology Research and Education Day
Friday, June 16, 2017, 7:45 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.

Location: Best Western Lamplighter Inn, 591 Wellington Rd. S., London
Offered by: London Health Science Centre's London Regional Cancer Program, Department of Oncology, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry and Western University 
Of Interest to: Postgraduate Residents, Fellows, Graduate Students, Post-doctoral Fellows, Radiation, Medical Oncologists, Physicists, Surgeons and Basic Scientists
Fees: Contact Elizabeth Mazza
Contact: Elizabeth Mazza 
Telephone: 519.685.8500 x75542
Registration Contact Elizabeth Mazza

Research Day 2017
Friday, June 23, 2017, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Offered by: Department of Surgery
Fees: Contact Janice Sutherland
Contact: Janice Sutherland
Telephone: 519.646.6100 x64304
Registration Contact Janice Sutherland



Oncology Research and Education Day
Friday, June 16, 2017, 7:45 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.

Location: Morning Session (8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.): Medical Sciences Building Room 146, Afternoon Community Symposium (1:00 to 4:30 p.m.) Natural Sciences Room 145.
Offered by: Continuing Professional Development, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University
Of Interest to: Physicians, Allied Health Workers, Coaches, Trainers, Students and Residents
Fees: Physicians, Allied Health Workers, Coaches, Trainers $125, Students and Residents $25
Contact: Natalie Wakabayashi
Telephone: 519.661.2111 x89201
Registration Contact Natalie Wakabayashi



Paediatric Update 2017 Conference
Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Location: Four Points by Sheraton, London
Offered by: 
Department of Paediatrics, LHSC and Maternal, Newborn, Child and Youth Network 
Of Interest to: Paediatricians, Family Physicians, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Allied Health Professionals and Family Medicine Residents
Contact: Vanessa Jones
Telephone: 519.685.8500 x77566
Registration Vanessa Jones



End of Life: It's no Surprise!
Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Location: Four Points by Sheraton, London
Offered by: 
London Middlesex Hospice Palliative Care Refresher Day Committee
Of Interest to: Physicians, Nurses, PSW's, Volunteers, Social Workers and Chaplains
Fees: $100
 Janette Byrne
Telephone: 519.685.4292 x42376
Registration Contact Janettee Byrne  

Advances in the Practice Of Cytopathology
Saturday, October 21, 2017 9:30 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Location: London Health Sciences Centre - University Hospital, 3rd Floor, Auditorium A, 339 Windermere Road, London
Offered by: 
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Western University, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry and the Department of Pathology, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto
Of Interest to: Pathologists,Cytotechnologists, Residents and Cytotechnology Students
Fees: Pathologists $150, Cytotechnologists and Residents $80, Cytotechnology Students $25. 
 Cheryl Campbell
Telephone: 519.661.2030
Registration will open on March 31.



Diabetes Update Day 2017
Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Offered by: Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism
Of Interest to: Family Physicians with interest in care and management of Diabetes, Endocrinologists, Internal Medicine Specialists, Allied Health Professionals and Residents
Fees: Contact Wanda McBeth 
Contact: Wanda McBeth
Telephone: 519.685.8500 x64996
Registration Contact Wanda McBeth