All graduates of Faculty of Medicine are invited to this annual Homecoming CME Seminar
The Faculty’s annual CME seminar showcases the diverse achievements of our 25th anniversary Medicine class. It is an opportunity for alumni from all schools, programs and years to learn about new research and best practices directly from their peers, while reflecting on such topics of enduring interest as access to health care, professionalism and service.
For Homecoming 2017, the CME-Accredited Medical Seminar will be organized by the Class of 1992 in honour of their 25th anniversary.
Repairing the World: From Population to Personalized Medicine
A Symposium from the Medicine Class of 1992
* Please note: Registration is required for this event, which can be done on the Registration Page.
Date: Saturday, October 14, 2017
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (N.B. Registration & Continental breakfast as of 8:00 a.m.)
Harold J. Olney, MDCM’92
Registration and Continental breakfast
Opening remarks: Harold J. Olney, MDCM’92, and Lawrence Rudski, MDCM’92
Welcome: David Eidelman, MDCM’79, Vice-Principal (Health Affairs) and Dean of Medicine—McGill University
“Development of Family Medicine in São Paulo, Brazil over the last 20 years”
|9:30 a.m.||Q & A Period|
“A Global Choking Prevention Strategy”
|9:55 a.m.||Q& A Period|
“Providing LGBT Competent Health Care”
|10:20 a.m.||Q & A Period|
|10:25 a.m.||Health Break|
“Looking Through You: Rational Use of CT”
|11:05 a.m.||Q & A Period|
“Advances in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Stroke”
|11:30 a.m.||Q & A Period|
“The Opportunities and Challenges of Regenerative Medicine”
|11:55 a.m.||Q & A Period|
“Beta-cell Replacement and Emerging Therapies for Type 1 Diabetes”
|12:20 p.m.||Q & A Period|
Concluding Remarks: Harold J. Olney and Lawrence Rudski
*ACCREDITATION: This event is expected to be accredited for up to 3 credits by the Office for Continuing Professional Development (confirmation pending). The Office for CPD, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, is fully accredited by the Committee on Accreditation of Canadian Medical Education (CACME).