Evening Course for Primary Care

September 18, 2019 - March 11, 2020

Wednesday from 7:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M. MST

Evening Course for Primary Care provides practice pearls that can be used every day. 

At the end of this course, learners will be equipped to: 

  • review the diagnosis and management of problems commonly seen in Family Medicine
  • exchange information and develop informal inter-professional communities of practice
  • stay up-to-date on CFPC priority topics

WHY ATTEND

  • relevant, practical, evidence-informed
  • flexible format - attend the sessions you select in person or via webinar
  • Mainpro+ Group Learning – 2.0 credits per evening
Series

Contact

Rosario Villalobos Gonzalez, Education Coordinator
(403) 210-6275  
maria.villalobosgonz@ucalgary.ca  

You may register for as many or as few Evening Course sessions as you like and may attend any of the sessions face to face or via webinar.

Register for the full fall semester and save!

Fall Schedule

  1. September 18, 2019

    Primary Care for the Eyes

    Speaker: Faazil Kassam

     

    Immunization Pearls

    Speaker: Jia Hu

  2. September 25, 2019

    Removing Barriers to Access Donor Human Milk

    Speaker: Jannette Festival

     

    Breastfeeding

    Speaker: Cynthia Landy

  1. October 2, 2019

    Lipid-lowering Agents in Primary Prevention - Evidence Update

    Speaker: Alykhan Nanji

     

    Oropharyngeal Dysphagia

    Speaker: Derrick Randall

     

  2. October 9, 2019

    Capacity Assessment – understanding decision-making capacity

    Speaker: Vivian Ewa

     

    Immunotherapy - What is the evidence for Desensitization? 

    Speaker: Arjun Rash

  3. October 16, 2019

    MSK Injections – what is the evidence?

    Speaker: Victor Lun

     

    How do we solve common GI problems?

    Speaker: Kerri Novak

     

  4. October 23, 2019

    Dermoscopy – what is the diagnostic use for family physicians?

    Speaker: Lynne H. Robertson

     

    CHF patient-centric approach to  management

    Andrew Grant

  5. October 30, 2019

    Can I show you my rash?

    Speaker: Laurie Parsons

     

    Testing for Medication Allergies

    Speaker: David Cross

     

  1. November 6, 2019

    Managing Co-morbid ADHD & Depression

    Speaker: Kathleen Sara Binder

     

    Chronic Pain in Kids: Managing the epidemic of this invisible disease

    Speaker: Nivez Rasic

  2. November 13, 2019

    Optimal Management of Cardiac Devices at the End of Life

    Speaker: Michael Slawnych

     

    Common Behavioral Concerns in Children

    Speaker: Jennifer MacPherson

  3. November 20, 2019

    Anesthesia and Perioperative Care: Pediatric and Adult –Optimizing Outcomes Through Collaboration

    Speaker: Robin Cox and Donal Finegan

     

     

  4. November 27, 2019

    Diagnosis and Management of Abnormal Uterine Bleeding (AUB)

    Speaker: Fiona Mattatall

     

    Prostate Cancer

    Speaker: Geoffrey Thomas Gotto

  1. December 4, 2019

    Keeping the complex patient with chronic co-morbidities out of the hospital – a case study approach

    Speaker: Michelle Grinman

     

    Well Child – preventative health in children

    Speaker: Scott McLeod


Winter Schedule

  1. January 8, 2020

    Motivational Interviewing

    by Todd Hill and Cynthia Landy

     

    Nuts and Bolts of Male Sexual Health - From Testicles to Prostate

    by Ted Jablonski

     

  2. January 15, 2020

    Dizziness and Imbalance 

    by Neelan Pillay

     

    Post-partum Depression - Men and Women

    by Lisa Gagnon

  3. January 22, 2020

    How Do We Solve Common Respirology Problems So We Don’t Need a Referral??

    by Stephen Field

     

    Rheumatology and Blood Testing

    by Steven Thomson

     

  4. January 29, 2020

    Diabetes - What to do when Metformin Doesn't Work?

    by Hanan Bassyouni

     

    Medical Management of Pain

    by Lori Montgomery

     

  1. February 5, 2020

    When are Opioids Okay?

    by Nathaniel Day

     

    Paediatric Blood Disorders

    by Nicola Wright

     

  2. February 12, 2020

    Navigating Injection Management of Chronic Low Back Pain and Associated Disorders

    by Tony Giantomaso

     

    Managing Menopause: New Ideas of Hot Problems

    by Jamie Benham

  3. February 19, 2020

    Osteoporosis, Bisphosphonates and Beyond

    by Greg Kline

     

    Pediatric Urology

    by Bryce Weber

  4. February 26, 2020

    Retinal Detachment and Retina Problems

    by Geoff Williams

     

    Depressed and Not Responding

    by Toba Oluboka

  1. March 4, 2020

    Melanoma

    by Toni Burbidge

     

    Approach to Hypercalcemia in Primary Care

    by Lynn Lambert

  2. March 11, 2020

    Exercise Prescription

    by Diane Roylance