Monday, January 20 - Saturday January 25, 2020

Four Points by Sheraton London (Bristol Ballroom)

1150 Wellington Road, London On N6E 1M3

Speaker Lineup

Dr. Krishna Balachandra
Dr. Jennifer Barr
Dr. Lisa Burckell
Dr. Amer Burhan
Dr. Gary Chaimowitz
Dr. Jennifer Couturier
Dr. Carla Garcia
Dr. Peter Giacobbe
Dr. Lily Hechtman
Dr. Ruth Lanius
Dr. Rob Nicolson
Dr. Lena Palaniyappan
Dr. Joseph Pellizzari
Dr. Julie Richard
Dr. Joshua Rosenblat
Dr. Kathleen Sheehan
Dr. Martin Vetter
Dr. Mark Watling
Dr. Lakshmi Yatham

Objectives of the Course

At the end of this course participants will be able to:

1. Demonstrate & prepare for OSCE stations
2. Manage patients according to CANMEDS roles
3. Review all major psychiatric disorders
4. Practice evidence based psychiatry

The use of cameras, laptops, tablets, smartphones or any other device to record or take pictures inside the ballroom is strictly prohibited. If we notice that you are recording any part of the session, you will be given a warning and asked to stop. After a second occurrence, you will be asked to leave the review course.

If you require accommodations you can contact Four Points Sheraton Hotel London and receive a discount. You must contact them directly before Friday December 20th, 2019 to receive the discounted rate:

Four Points Sheraton Hotel London
Phone: (519) 681-0680


Registration is closed

FEES: Prices are per person, and include a light breakfast, lunch, and refreshments daily. Please note any dietary requirements in the notes section.

Resident Price
(Early Bird ends December 1, 2019)

$1,075 (includes HST)

Resident Price
(After December 1, 2019)

$1,175 (includes HST)

Practicing Clinician
(Early Bird ends December 1, 2019)

$1,200 (includes HST)

Practicing Clinician
(After December 1, 2019)

$1,300 (includes HST)

 University of Western HST# R10816 2587 RT0001

**Refund requests must be received in writing before December 1, 2019. Refunds will be less a $75.00 administration fee


***A few replacement binders will be available for $100 should you lose or damage yours***


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Full Agenda (PDF)

There will be a multiple choice mock exam with 150 questions
starting at 9am Monday Jan 20, 2020 (Day 1)

Day Time Slot Speaker Topic
Monday 1:30 - 3:20pm Martin Vetter ODD & Conduct Disorder
3:40 - 5:30pm Carla Garcia Somatoform Disorders & Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry
Tuesday 8:00 - 9:50am Jennifer Barr Sleep Disorders
10:10 - 12:00pm Ruth Lanius PTSD
  1:00 - 2:50pm Mark Watling Anxiety Disorders
3:10 - 5:00pm Amer Burhan Neurocognitive Disorders
Wednesday 8:00 - 9:50am Julie Richard Schizophrenia
10:10 - 12:00pm Joseph Pellizzari CBT
  1:00 - 2:50pm Jennifer Couturier Eating Disorders
3:10 - 5:00pm Rob Nicolson Autism Spectrum Disorder
Thursday 8:00 - 9:50am Mark Watling OCD
10:10 - 12:00pm Joshua Rosenblat Psychopharmacology
  1:00 - 2:50pm Kathleen Sheehan IPT
3:10 - 5:00pm Lena Palaniyappan Critical Appraisal
Friday 8:00 - 9:50am Lily Hechtman ADHD
10:10 - 12:00pm Peter Giacobbe Depression
  1:00 - 2:50pm Lisa Burckell Cluster B Personality Disorders / DBT
3:10 - 5:00pm Krishna Balachandra Substance Use Disorders
Saturday 8:00 - 9:50am Gary Chaimowitz Forensic Psychiatry
10:20 - 12:30pm Lakshmi Yatham Bipolar Disorders


Session Specific Learning Objectives


This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by Continuing Professional Development, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University. You may claim a maximum of 37.0 hours (credits are automatically calculated).

Each participant should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent participating in the educational program.

This program has no commercial support