2019 SAVE THE DATES: MAY 24 & 25!
JOIN US FOR OUR REFRESHED "RESPIRATORY PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION CONFERENCE" AT THE SASKATOON INN! DETAILS TO FOLLOW SOON. For more information, please contact Lori Kleiboer, Program Manager, Professional Education at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 306-667-3007.
PROGRAM - This Group Learning program has been approved by the College of Family Physicians of Canada, Saskatchewan Office, for Mainpro+ Group Learning Credits.
0830-1400 - SESSION 1 – Gallery AB - 4.0 Group Learning Mainpro+ credits
0830-0900 Registration and Exhibits
0900-0905 Welcome - Dr. Rob Skomro
0905-0945 Interstitial Lung Disease - Dr. Veronica Marcoux
0945-1020 Sleep Issues in Children - Dr. Darryl Adamko
1020-1040 Refreshments and Exhibits
1040-1120 Asthma & COPD Action Plans - Dr. Don Cockcroft & Ms. Jennifer Salahub
1120-1155 COPD Clinical Pathway - Dr. Rashaad Hansia & Ms. Patricia Comfort
1155-1240 Lunch and Exhibits
1240-1320 Lung Cancer - Dr. Sunil Yadav
1320-1400 Marijuana and the Lung - Dr. Erika Penz
1400-1415 Breakout – for afternoon PRE-REGISTERED WORKSHOPS (Sessions 2 & 3)
1415-1730 - SESSION 2 - Gallery AB - 5.0 Group Learning Mainpro+ credits
Spirometry Interpretation Workshop (limited to 30 registrants) - Dr .Brian Graham & Dr. Jordan Olfert
Workshop Objectives: At the completion of the course, attendees will: describe the role of spirometry as an objective measurement of lung disease; describe spirometry testing, terms and measurements; describe the criteria for test acceptability and repeatability; and gain confidence in the interpretation of spirometry.
1415-1730 - SESSION 3 - Gallery Suites - 2.75 Group Learning Mainpro+ credits
Chest X-Ray Interpretation Workshop (limited to 30 registrants) - Dr. Rob Skomro
Workshop Objectives: At the completion of the course, attendees will: identify anatomic landmarks relevant to chest x-ray interpretation; recognize a normal chest x-ray; describe radiologic changes found in pulmonary disorders commonly seen in primary care; and correlate patient presentation with radiographic findings.
A special THANK YOU TO OUR PROGRAM SPONSORS for making this continuing education opportunity possible through their generous support:
This conference is also supported by the University of Saskatchewan (Division of Respirology, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine), along with the Lung Health Institute of Canada and the Lung Association of Saskatchewan.
2018 Conference Faculty
Division of Respirology, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, University of Saskatchewan:
Dr. Don Cockcroft
Dr. John Gjevre
Dr. Brian Graham (emeritus)
Dr. Karen Laframboise
Dr. Darcy Marciniuk
Dr. Jordan Olfert
Dr. Erika Penz
Dr. Rob Skomro
Dr. Anderson Tyan
Primary Health Care - Urban, Regina Area, Saskatchewan Health Authority, Family Physician Representation:
Dr. Rashaad Hansia
Conference attendees please note: The registrant or participant grants to the Lung Association, Saskatchewan, and its designees the irrevocable permission to use his or her likeness or voice in any media now or hereafter existing in connection with all or any part of the event or program, for any purpose whatsoever, including marketing, promotion or commercial purposes.