Grand Rounds: Update on COPD

Join us Wednesday, May 4, 2016 from 8:30 - 9:30 a.m. for Family Medicine Grand Rounds in the Western Centre for Public Health and Family Medicine Building, Room 1150.

Guest Lecturers, Drs. Jim Lewis, Medicine – Dept. of Physiology & Phamacology, Sofia Nastis – PGY1 FM Resident, and Stacey Valiquet, Family Medicine – VFMC, will give an update on COPD.

At the end of today’s Grand Rounds you will be able to:

1.Understand the significant morbidity and mortality associated with COPD exacerbations.
2.Develop treatment strategies aimed at preventing COPD exacerbations.
3.Understand the role of a novel homecare program (CC2H) currently underway for patients hospitalized for COPD exacerbation.

When livestreaming, it is important to start promptly at 8:30 a.m. and end right at 9:30 a.m. To avoid disrupting the session we request you to PLEASE BE PUNCTUAL.

If you can't make it in person, please join us live at If you experience difficulties connecting please contact ETMS at 519-661-2111 ext. 83035 for assistance.