19th Annual Renaissance in Primary Care: Cardiology and Respirology
Vancouver, British Columbia CanadaVancouver, CANADA Visit the Venue to read more
Hot Topics in Cardiology
▸ CVD: evaluation and prevention strategies
▸ Hypertension 2013 and which BP to monitor
▸ Hypertension 2013 and treatment recommendations
▸ Chest Pain and CAD follow up
▸ Stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation
▸ Cardiac testing
▸ Radiation Issues in Medical Imaging
▸ Hot Topics in Cardiology
▸ Workshop: Arrhythmia Controversies
Hot Topics in Respirology
▸ COPD: LAMA,LABA,ICS,PDE4 – Making sense of the Alphabet soup
▸ Acute Exacerbations of COPD: Highlights from new Canadian Guidelines▸ Asthma: One size does not fit all; Using Phenotypes to guide therapy▸ Obstructive Sleep Apnea: How to investigate, how to treat in 2015
▸ Interstitial Lung disease: What a Primary Care Physician needs to know
▸ Respiratory Tract Infections: A Potpourri of Interesting Cases
▸ Lung Cancer: #1 cause of cancer mortality in men and women: New tools
▸ Shedding a Light on pleural disease
▸ Workshop: What Pulmonary Function Lab can offer me and my patients
Pearce Wilcox MD, FRCPC Respirologist Vancouver BC
▸ Medical School at Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario (1980)
▸ Internal Medicine at University of Western Ontario.
▸ Fellowship in Respirology at UBC
▸ Research training in the areas of Ventilatory Muscle abnormalities and in
Respiratory Sleep Disorders supervised by Dr. John Fleetham at UBC.
▸ UBC Faculty member since 1988: Professor in Department of Medicine at UBC
▸ Clinical activities include general Respirology with a focus on Cystic Fibrosis.
▸ Medical Director of the Adult Cystic Fibrosis Clinic at UBC
▸ Co-Director of the UBC Scleroderma Respiratory Clinic
▸ Medical Director, Pulmonary Function Laboratory for Providence Health Carer
▸ Undergraduate Teaching Program in the Department of Medicine where he has received several teaching awards in recognition of this.
▸ Very involved in CME presentations locally and nationally.
Paul Hernandez MDCM, FRCPC Respirologist Halifax, NS
▸ Acting Head, Div.of Respirology, Medical Director of the Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program and the Medical Intermediate Care Unit at the QEII Health Sciences Centre.
▸ Prof. of Medicine in the Faculty of Medicine - Dalhousie University in Halifax, NS
▸ Co-chair: Canadian Thoracic Society COPD Clinical Assembly
▸ Chair: Adult Respirology Examination Committee of the RCPSC
▸ Completed training in Internal Medicine & Respirology—McGill University.
▸ His main clinical and research areas of interest are COPD, pulmonary rehabilitation, pulmonary hypertension, and clinical practice guidelines.
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