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Academic Half Days

GIM Subspecialty Program PGY4/5 Residents

2019-2020 Schedule

AUGUST 2019


Wednesday,
July 31/19

Ultrasound Course, Day 1

Canadian Resuscitative Ultrasound Course
(CRUS 2019)
Registratration here.

                                                         


Thursday,
August 01/19

CRUS 2019, Day 2

SEPTEMBER 2019


Tuesday,
September 10  

1:30 - 4:30 PM
UH Rm B9-118 Conference Rm



TOPIC:
CT Scan - Chest

  •  - Understanding abnormalities on imaging: what to look for and why imaging was ordered
  • - Normal anatomy vs common abnormalities on CT Chest
  • - Comparing Chest x-ray and PFT abnormalities with CT finding

 

Presented by:

Dr. Don Farquhar
Division of GIM

 

OCTOBER, 2019


Tuesday,
October 08  

1:30 - 4:30 PM
UH Rm B9-118 Conference Rm

          



TOPIC:
Palliation: Best Practice and Current State 

  •  - Review best practices in symptoms management (Pain, Dyspnea, Nausea, Delirium)
  • - Discuss challenges in applying best practices in GIM
  • - Review availability and access to palliative care and hospice in London and SW region 

 

 Presented by:

Dr. Shiraz Malik
Division of Palliative Care

NOVEMBER 2019


Monday, 
November 04

1:30 - 4:30 PM
UH Rm B9-118 Conference Rm



TOPIC:
Obstetric Medicine 

  • - Medicine in Pregnancy

  • - Gestational Diabetes in Pregnancy

 

Presented by:

Dr. Dongmei Sun
Division of GIM

& Guest Presenter
Dr. Ruth McManus
Division of Endocrinology

DECEMBER 2019


Tuesday,
December 03

1:30 - 4:30 PM
UH, Rm B9-118 Conference Rm



TOPIC:
CTU Junior Attending 

  •  - Negotiating your role with the attending and SMR
  • - Expectations of the team and how to ensure they measure up
  • - Your attending style and its impact on the team
  • - Interprofessional collaboration

 

Presented by:

Dr. Mark Goldszmidt
Division of GIM

JANUARY 2020


Tuesday, 
January 28

1:30 - 4:30 PM
Windermere Manor, 200 Collip Circle Upper floor boardroom



TOPIC:
Wellness Half Day, Part 2 

 

 

Presented by:

Dr. Andrew Appleton
Division of GIM

 

FEBRUARY 2020


Date TBD

12:00 - 4:30 PM
Location TBD

 

Resident Research & Wellness Retreat

With keynote speaker
& Resident Research Abstract presentations

 

 



 

MARCH 2020

 

Tuesday, 
March 24

1:30 - 4:30 PM
UH Rm B9-118 Conference Rm





TOPIC:
Transition to Practice:

Health Force Ontario &
Royal College MOC Cycle

  • Resident questions provided in advance of half day 
  • - Effective use of the 3 MOC sections
  • - Other day-to-day scholarly activities that can be logged

 


Presented by:

Dr. Kathy Myers
Division of GIM

& Guest Presenter:
Ms. Jane Tillmann,

Health Force Ontario

 

APRIL 2020

 

Tuesday, 
April 21
1:30 - 4:30 PM
Location TBD



TOPIC:
Bariatric Medicine 

  •  - Post-op cases around insulin management, OHGs, NOACs, Coumadin
  • - The Invokana euglycemic DKA literature
  • - OSA

 

 

Presented by:

Dr. Jaclyn Ernst
Division of GIM

MAY 2020


Friday, 
May 22

1:30 - 4:30PM
VH, Rm E4-005

 


TOPIC:
Transition to Practice: Billing and Administrative Assistants

  •  - Billing: inpatients and outpatients 
  • - Diagnostic Reports (ABPM, Holters, etc)
  • - Recruiting and working with your administrative assistant

 

 

 Presented by:

Dr. Blair Wyllie
Division of GIM
& Ms. Tammy Hadzinikolaou

JUNE 2020

 

Tuesday, June 16
1:30 - 4:30PM 
UH Rm B9-118 Conference Rm

 

 

 


TOPIC:
PGY4 and PGY5: SAQ Practice Examinations

 



 

Presented by:

Dr. Noureen Huda
Division of GIM