Seminar Series

The GIM seminars are held on the second and fourth Tuesday of each academic block. Faculty and GIM PGY4/5 subspecialy residents present on a rotating basis.  The curriculum includes common case-based GIM topics from both ambulatory and consultative medicine, as well as updates on faculty and resident research.

The yearly schedule of presenters is posted below.

*NEW TIME: 5:00-6:00 PM

PLEASE NOTE: GIM SEMINAR SERIES WILL BE HELD VIRTUALLY UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

2021 / 2022 GIM Seminar Series Schedule 

SEPTEMBER 2021

Tuesday,
September 21, 2021

VIRTUAL SEMINAR


Topic: 
'The Evolving Role for SGLT2 Inhibitors' 

Presented by:
Eden Liu, PGY4

Faculty Opener:
Dongmei Sun

OCTOBER 2021

Tuesday,
October 5, 2021

VIRTUAL SEMINAR


Topic: 
'Eosinophilia - A practical approach' 

 

Presented by:
Ahmed Zaki, PGY4

Faculty Opener:
Blair Wyllie

Tuesday,
October 19, 2021

VIRTUAL SEMINAR

 



Topic:
'Approach to Gastroparesis'

 

Presented by:
Hamza Mahmood, PGY4

Faculty Opener:
Jeff Yu

NOVEMBER 2021

Tuesday,
November 2, 2021

VIRTUAL SEMINAR

Topics:
Scholarly projects

Carley Campbell:
 'MAiD in Canada: Past, Present and Future'

James Boudreau / Noureen Huda: Western GIM training community needs survey intro 

Presented by:
Carley Campbell, PGY5
&
James Boudreau, PGY5 /
Noureen Huda, GIM Program Director

Tuesday,
November 16, 2021

VIRTUAL SEMINAR



Topic:
'A Selection of Cases'

 

Presented by:
Mathias Fricot, PGY5

Faculty Opener:
Andrew Appleton

Tuesday,
November 30, 2021

VIRTUAL SEMINAR

 

Topic:
'Surviving Sepsis 2021: What's New?'

 

 

Presented by:
Zahra Merali, PGY5

Faculty Opener:
Cassie Fayowski

DECEMBER 2021

Tuesday,
December 14, 2021

VIRTUAL SEMINAR



CANCELLED
NO RESIDENT PRESENTER

  

 

Tuesday,
December 28, 2021

VIRTUAL SEMINAR


CANCELLED DUE TO HOLIDAYS
JANUARY 2022

Tuesday,
January 11, 2022

VIRTUAL SEMINAR

 



Topic:
'Patient Education and Maximizing Clinical Efficiency'

 

  

Presented by:
James Boudreau, PGY5

Faculty Opener:
George Dresser

Tuesday,
January 25, 2022

VIRTUAL SEMINAR

 

Topic:
'Nutrition deficiencies and complications post bariatric surgery'

 

 

  

Presented by:
Christina Valiaveettil, PGY5

Faculty Opener:
Dongmei Sun

FEBRUARY 2022

Tuesday,
February 8, 2022

VIRTUAL SEMINAR

 


CANCELLED
No presenter due to COVID redeployment

 

Tuesday,
February 22, 2022

VIRTUAL SEMINAR

 

 

Topic:
'Virtual Care and Telemedicine'

 

Presented by:
Darren Yau, PGY4

Faculty Opener:
Erin Spicer

MARCH 2022

Tuesday,
March 8, 2022

VIRTUAL SEMINAR

 

Topic:
'Approach to Thrombophilia'

Presented by:
Aaron Leung, PGY4

Faculty Opener:
Noureen Dean

Tuesday,
March 22, 2022

VIRTUAL SEMINAR

 

Topic:
'Peri-operative Management of Opioid Use Disorder'

 

Presented by:
Christina Valiaveettil, PGY5

Faculty Opener:
Jaclyn Ernst

APRIL 2022

Tuesday,
April 5, 2022

VIRTUAL SEMINAR

 



CANCELLED DUE TO ILLNESS

 

Presented by:
Rajiv Lakhani, PGY4

Faculty Opener:
Mark Goldszmidt

Tuesday,
April 19, 2022

VIRTUAL SEMINAR

 

Topic:
'Morbidity & Mortality: A Simple Case of Sepsis...?'

 

Presented by:
Carley Campbell, PGY5

Faculty Opener:
Marilyn Phung

MAY 2022

Tuesday,
May 3, 2022

VIRTUAL SEMINAR

 

 

Topic:
'Marfan's Multisystem Complications'

Presented by:
Rajiv Lakhani, PGY4

Faculty Opener:
Andrew Appleton

Tuesday,
May 10, 2022

VIRTUAL SEMINAR



Topic:

PGY5 Scholarly Project
POCUS

 

Presented by:
Mathias Fricot, PGY5

Tuesday,
May 17, 2022

VIRTUAL SEMINAR


Topic:

 

Presented by:
Ahmed Zaki, PGY4

Faculty Opener:
Erin Spicer

JUNE 2022

Tuesday,
June 14, 2022

VIRTUAL SEMINAR

 


Topic:

PGY5 Scholarly Projects
Details to follow...

Presented by:
Christina Valiaveettil, PGY5
James Boudreau, PGY5
&
Zahra Merali, PGY5