Upcoming Medical Conferences in Canada
Jan 25 - 25, 2018 | USD $50 | Oncology | Cardiology
Toronto Cardiac Tumour Conference is organized by Continuing Professional Development (CPD) University of Toronto and will be held on Jan 25, 2018 at Women's College Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The target audience for this medical event for Cardiologists and Oncologists. Conference Topics are : • The pathology of myxoma • The genetics of myxoma • The changing face of cardiac myxoma • Myxoma and pregnancy • Radiological challenges • When can operation be delayed Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jan 21 - 25, 2018 | USD $1120 | Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics | Genetics
Vancouver, British Columbia
DNA and RNA Methylation (A7) is organized by Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology and will be held during Jan 21 - 25, 2018 at Hotel Vancouver, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Additional Details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jan 26 - 26, 2018 | CAD $179 | Oncology
Vancouver, British Columbia
Best of Oncology West Conference is organized by OncologyEducation.com and will be held on Jan 26, 2018 at The Sutton Place, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The target audience for this medical event is Oncologists. Conference Description : This meeting will highlight the most clinically relevant achievements of 2017 for several different tumor sites, and the faculty will be drawn from some of the most influential oncologists across the globe. Conference Objectives are : • To discuss the pivotal oncology trials presented in the different disease sites • To review the current standard of care for key malignancies • To discuss the current controversies in the management of specific cancers Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Oct 20, 2017 - Jan 27, 2018 | CME 28.00 | Free | Dentistry | Prosthodontics
Teeth in a Day is organized by Toronto Institute for Dental Excellence Inc. (TIDE) and would be held during Oct 20, 2017 - Jan 27, 2018 at Toronto College of Dental Hygiene and Auxiliaries Inc., Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The target audience for this medical event basically for dentists. This CME Conference has been approved with a maximum of 28 CE Credits. Part A : Oct 20 - 21, 2017 Part B : Jan 26 - 27, 2018 Course Outline : The “Teeth in a day” treatment concept for the full arch edentulous implant fixed rehabilitation can provide simplified, predictable, aesthetic, fixed and immediate functional teeth in one day. The advantage of the “Teeth in a day” concept will usually require fewer implants, minimal morbidity, avoid the need for extensive grafting, less financial cost, potential immediate temporization with same day fixed teeth, predictable aesthetics and extremely high patient satisfaction and acceptance. • Systematic pretreatment evaluation and patient selection criteria • Comprehensive treatment planning and diagnostic evaluation for full arch or full mouth implant rehabilitation • Surgical parameters and anatomical considerations for number (4 to 6) and location of implants to achieve initial stability for the maxillary and mandibular arches • Immediate conversion for fixed provisional and loading consideration protocol • Step-by-step review of the conversion technique from the complete dentures to the screw retained immediate provisional • Step-by-step review for final fixed prosthetic parameters for optimal aesthetics and functional occlusion • Prevention and management of complications for TIAD treatment modality
Jan 26 - 27, 2018 | CME 32.00 | USD $3800 | Plastic Surgery | Dermatology
Vancouver, British Columbia
Level 4 - Basic Facial Dermal Filler: Vermilion Border, Lips, Naso-Labial Folds, Cheeks, Marionette Lines is organized by Pacific Training Institute for Facial Aesthetics (PTIFA) and will be held during Jan 26 - 27, 2018 at Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 32 Credits. Conference Description : This comprehensive introductory facial dermal filler course will review the anatomy, injection treatments and results of cases in Level 1 through 3, and present them in combination with dermal fillers to complete the 3D analysis and rejuvenation of lost volume with cautious, predictable results. This course proudly welcomes Dr. Kimit Rai as the Clinical Director. Prerequisite: It is highly recommended that practitioners have completed Level 3 (Advanced Botulinum Toxin), as the Level 3 course reviews how to relax muscle in the mid-face – which significantly reduces the amount of filler needed in this area. At a minimum, practitioners must have completed Level 2 (Basic Botulinum Toxin) and have 20 patient cases. Course Topics : • Introduction to Dermal Filler • Foundational Concepts • Intra-Oral Injection Techniques for Vermilion Border, Lips, Nasolabial folds, Interdental Papilla • Clinical Techniques • Complications Conference Objectives are : • Understand the aging process and the integration of the multi-treatment modalities, including botulinum toxin, dermal fillers, lasers and pharmaceuticals • Understand how the use of botulinum toxin can augment filler treatment, decrease the amount of filler required and enhance the longevity of the treatments • Develop a team oriented 3D analysis and injection set-up • Understand that the initial diagnosis is critical to presenting the multi-treatment rejuvenation options to the patient • Understand how to improve patient care with filler in the vermilion border, lips, interdental papilla, nasolabial folds Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jan 25 - 27, 2018 | CME 18.00 | USD $495 | Healthcare Management | Medical Education | Pediatrics Psychology
Vancouver, British Columbia
University of British Columbia (UBC) Early Years Conference is organized by University of British Columbia (UBC) Interprofessional Continuing Education and will be held during Jan 25 - 27, 2018 at Hyatt Regency Vancouver, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The target audience for this medical event is Aboriginal Early Childhood Development Professionals, Administrators/Managers, Advocacy Organizations, Behavioural Therapists, Community Development Workers, Counsellors, Dietitians and Nutritionists, Early Childhood Educators, Education Assistants, Families, Family Development Workers, Family Resource Program Staff, Government Representatives, Infant Development Consultants, Infant Mental health Professionals, Nurses, Occupational Therapists, Oral Health Professionals, Parent Educators, Physicians, Physiotherapists, Policy Makers, Pregnancy Outreach Groups, Program Facilitators, Psychologists, Recreation Therapists, Researchers, School Administrators, Social Workers, Speech Therapists, Students, Supported Child Development Consultants, Teachers. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 18 hours of educational instruction. Conference Description: This conference will explore the complex factors impacting children’s development, recognizing the essential aspect of nurturing relationships within families and in our professional roles as the cornerstone of strengthening children’s resilience. The conference will highlight many of the considerations and practices in work with young children and their families, particularly as we adapt to our rapidly changing society. Conference Objectives: • Consider the influence of diverse social and cultural factors, including digital media and technology in the context of family development • Recognize the impact of trauma, including intergenerational trauma, and other adverse life experiences • Consider how children with special needs experience and interact across different environments • Enhance our understanding of inclusive approaches in supporting the child, family and community • Review evidence-based approaches aimed to strengthen resilience in young children and their families
Jan 26 - 27, 2018 | CME 24.00 | USD $3400 | Plastic Surgery | Pain Management
Vancouver, British Columbia
Level 2 - Basic Botulinum Toxin: Cosmetic Upper Face & Pain Management is organized by Pacific Training Institute for Facial Aesthetics (PTIFA) and will be held during Jan 26 - 27, 2018 at Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 24 Credits. Conference Description : Level 2 is a comprehensive hands-on botulinum toxin course/certification which introduces practitioners to the cosmetic use of botulinum toxin for the superficial muscles of the upper face (glabella, frontalis, crow’s feet) and the therapeutic use for pain management (migraines, headaches, TMD/bruxism). The course involves an online component, as well a two-day hands-on program in Vancouver, BC . Level 2 also covers the Roberts Facial Rejuvenation Photography series – for improved records and patient care, the PTIFA Cosmetic & Therapeutic Marking Template, the PTIFA Injection Technique, and the PTIFA Injection Rules – to achieve no negative side effects. During this course, a separate training program – Botox and the Influential Team – is run concurrently for auxillary staff. This part of the program is crucial to successful practice integration and cross trains your team on how to speak to patients about botulinum toxin treatment, how to take the Roberts Facial Rejuvenation Photography series, how to reconstitute & load syringes, billing, marketing, etc. By the end of the course, Practitioners and Team Members will have all of the tools and training necessary to start integrating botulinum toxin into their practice. Course Topics : • Research Articles Supporting Therapy • Primary, Secondary and Tertiary Mechanism of Action • Preparation, Dosage, and Procedure • Practical Pearls Conference Objectives are : • Understand how to inject botulinum toxin (aka Botox/Dysport) to achieve predictable cosmetic results in the upper face. • Understand how to inject botulinum toxin (aka Botox/Dysport) to achieve predictable therapeutic results for pain management (migraines/headaches/TMD/bruxism). • Gain extensive hands-on experience integration/clinical applications marking each other after precise anatomical landmark identification on the skull and cadaver. • Develop a deep understanding of how to improve patient care with botulinum toxin – both therapeutically and cosmetically. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Feb 01 - 01, 2018 | Free | Psychiatry
Demystifying Eating Disorders is organized by the Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development at the University of Calgary. It will be held on Feb 01, 2018 at Ruberto Ostberg Gallery, Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The target audience for this medical event is Primary care healthcare professionals including family physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, psychologists, social workers and other healthcare professionals interested in working with patients with eating disorders. Course Description : This workshop employs experiential and interactive techniques such as role play and group discussion designed to support practitioners in working with patients with eating disorders. Topics covered include screening, identifying and responding to patients. Participants will gain skills in discriminating between the types of eating disorders and will be updated around practical treatment approaches which will further their ability to assist patients in the community. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jan 28 - Feb 01, 2018 | Free | Healthcare Technology | Immunology and Microbiology
Emerging Technologies in Vaccine Discovery and Development (J5) joint with the meeting on Progress and Pathways Toward an Effective HIV Vaccine (J6) is organized by Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology and would be held during Jan 28 - Feb 1, 2018 at Banff Springs Hotel, Banff, Alberta, Canada. Additional Details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Feb 02 - 02, 2018 | USD $280 | Neurology | Trauma
Traumatic Brain Injury Conference is organized by University Health Network (UHN) and will be held on Feb 02, 2018 at Automotive Building, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The target audience for this medical event is Neurologists. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.