Symposium on Skin Cancer – Dr. Louis Weatherhead

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February 16 – 23, 2018

General Practitioners & Dermatology Symposium on Skin Cancer

Accreditation:

Small group learning with 1 or 2 credits per hour.

Course duration: 8 Hours

Learning Objectives:

After participating in this activity, Physicians and Health Care professional should be able to identify:

  • The types and clinical presentations of Non Melanoma Skin Cancers (NMSC) and Melanoma
  • Have a better understanding of the varied therapeutic options available for these types of cancers
  • Have a better understanding of what the received pathology and other reports mean with regards to the varied tumors

Small group learning with 1 or 2 credits per hour.

Course duration: 8 hours

Registration fee: $450 CAD

Monday February 19, 2018

Non Melanoma Skin Cancer ( NMSC ):

Part 1: Clinical patterns and Diagnoses of the common NMSC

  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Actinic Keratoses
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Cutaneous Lymphomas/Mycosis Fungoides

Break Out Session

Part 2:  Therapy of non melanoma skin cancers

  • Options of therapy and decision  making for the most effective therapy
  • Possible complications of NMSC therapy and management.

 

 

Tuesday February 20, 2018

Malignant Melanoma:

Part 1: Clinical patterns of presentation and types of malignant melanoma

  • Clinico-pathologic classification of malignant melanoma
  • Pseudo- melanomas: Lesions that can look like melanoma.

Break out session

Part 2: Therapy of malignant melanoma

  • Sentinel lymph node biopsy and indications for doing. What do the results mean?
  • Therapy of advanced and metastatic melanoma. The role of BRAF and MEK pathway inhibition
  • Immune-modulation therapy.

 

Dr. Louis Weatherhead, B.Sc. (Hons), MBBS, DABD, FRCPC

Dr Weatherhead is a graduate of the University of the West Indies Faculty of Medical Sciences, 1978. He pursued a residency in Dermatology at the University of Ottawa and received his Dermatology specialty certification from the American Board of Dermatology and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in 1983. He started his practice in 1984 and was the consultant dermatologist at the Cancer Centre of the Ottawa General Hospital, a position held today. He pursued additional training in surgical dermatology at The University of California, San Diego and until 2015 was the director of Surgical Dermatology at the University of Ottawa. His practice is limited to premalignant and malignant skin disease and surgical dermatology, including laser and cosmetic dermatology.

He has published several scholarly articles and his current research interests are in malignant melanoma especially regarding metastatic disease in node negative patients. Current research is in the use of gene expression profiling in the prognosis of node negative melanoma patients. He holds a joint appointment at The University of Ottawa As an Associate Professor in the divisions of Dermatology and Medical Oncology.

He is a member of The Ontario Skin Cancers Advisory Committee and is a past president of the Canadian Dermatology Association.

Sandals Halcyon Beach

A True Garden of Eden by a Tranquil Sea

If ever there was an all- inclusive resort that embraces the quintessential Caribbean, Sandals Halcyon Beach is surely it. Here in the midst of a tropical utopia, where majestic palms line a pristine beach and verdant mountains rise from a turquoise sea, you’ll discover a charming and intimate sanctuary that’s the essence of its name… tranquil, peaceful and calm. This is a true Garden of Eden, a place where your senses are elevated by caressing sea breezes, inviting ocean waters, and fragrant tropical blooms. Experience the all-new Beachfront Honeymoon Butler Suites with private deck and plunge pool or indulge in gourmet dining at six specialty restaurants.

 

Package includes:

  • Return airfare from Toronto
  • Private group transfers to/from resort
  • 1 week luxurious all-inclusive accommodation
  • All meals and premium brand drinks
  • Wide range of sports and activities with instruction and equipment, including water skiing, scuba diving (resort certification required for non-certified divers)
  • No tipping policy, all gratuities included
  • And much more

 

All the rates are in Canadian Dollars, including return airfare from Toronto and taxes.  The rates below are for single occupancy:

 

Run of the House room $5795
Beachfront Grande Luxe Club Level Suite Available on Request
Beachfront Penthouse Club Suite Available on Request
Beachfront One Bedroom Butler Suite Available on Request

An additional person in the room is $1905 extra.

Cancellation Policy and Schedule:

Full payment due at time of booking.

Trip is 100 % non refundable at time of booking

Dysport Training – Dr. Martin Goldstein

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June 9 – 16, 2018

How to incorporate aesthetics into an existing medical practice or stand-alone medical spa.

Sandals Royal Caribbean

 

Accreditation:

 

 

Topics covered:

After participating in this activity, Veterinary professional should be able to:

  1. Review facial anatomy, musculature
  2. Review current cosmetic injectable clinical research
  3. Overview on cosmetic injectable and latest techniques
  4. Hands on workshops
  5. Learn from the leaders in aesthetic medicine

 

 

Registration fee:

Early bird special: $699CAD to be booked by January 9th, 2018

Regular price: $849CAD booked after January 10th, 2018

 

For this course we have requested small group learning with 1 to 2 credits per hour.
Course duration: 8 hours

Dr. Martin Goldstein, MD, CCFP

Dr. Goldstein is a graduate of University of Montreal and has operated a successful family practice in Montreal since 1985. In addition to his family practice, he is an owner and an active partner in an emergency walk in clinic.  The clinic is a “Clinique Reseau”, to be recognized in this context, it must meet strict eligibility requirements which are government mandated. The clinic employs more than 40 Physicians, plus staff. Regular CME events are held on their premises and ongoing education is very important to Dr. Goldstein and his partners. Dr. Goldstein is also involved with cosmetic dermatology and has had a successful practice for the past 16 years.

Dr. Goldstein serves as an advisory physician  on medical issues and his experience and commitment to ongoing medical education is a valuable addition to our organization.

Sandals Royal Caribbean 

Hotel rate includes:

  • Private transfers from the airport to the hotel and return
  • Luxurious all inclusive accommodation
  • All hotel gratuities and taxes
  • Unlimited premium brand alcohol
  • Hotel Porterage
  • Anytime snacks
  • Wide range of sports and activities with instruction and equipment
  • And much more

Single occupancy rate starts from $4,900  CAD
Bring a companion for as low as $1,900 CAD

Rate includes flights, hotels, taxes and service fees.

CAEP: CME in the Sun – TURKS and CAICOS

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CFPC – 44 Maninpro+ (with post reflective work)

RCPSC – 22 hours Section 2

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Beaches Turks & Caicos

Dive into a one-of-a-kind, unbelievably exciting Beaches

All-inclusive Turks & Caicos Vacation for the Whole Family!

 4 Luxurious Villages, Italian, French, Caribbean & Key West

12 Mile Beach with clear turquoise waters

45,000 square-foot Awesome Waterpark

Gorgeous tropical scenery

 Leave your wallets & cares behind, and get ready for the time of your lives!

Please contact CAEP to register

Hotel Information:

Travel Packages starting at $3995* per person, based on double occupancy, $940* per child (2-15yrs)

*Includes airfare from Toronto, add on cities available, taxes and fees of $271.86 are additional.  Deposit of $1000/Adult, $250/child at time of booking, balance due September 15, 2017

 

CONFERENCE REGISTRATION:

                                                                   Members                                       Non-Members

Before/on June 30                                                                                                                 $945                                                  $1245

Before/on September 1                                                                                                       $1,195                                                $1,495

After September 1                                                                                                                $1,345                                                $1,645

 

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Soft Tissue Surgery: Shunts, Wounds – GRENADA

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October 7 – 8, 2017

Surgery/Wound Management CE

St. George’s University

 

Accreditation:

Veterinary Medical Professionals can earn 10 Race approved credits

 

Topics covered:

After participating in this activity, Veterinary professional should be able to:

The objective of “Soft Tissue Surgery for Small Animal Practice” is to review urinary tract surgeries; illustrate conditions that affect the respiratory tract and review options for diagnosis and surgical treatment; describe the basic tenets of wound management; review the various types of wound closure techniques; and discuss potential complications of those procedures.

 

 

Registration fee:

Early bird special: $100USD

 

Please contact:

Jessieanne Fullerton

jfullerton@sgu.edu

 

Veterinary Medical Professionals can earn 10 Race approved credits

Saturday October 7, 2017

Dr. Karen Tobia, DVM, MS, Dipl. ACVS

Sandals LaSource Grenada

Hotel rate includes:

  • Private transfers from the airport to the hotel and return
  • Luxurious all inclusive accommodation
  • All hotel gratuities and taxes
  • Unlimited premium brand alcohol
  • Hotel Porterage
  • Anytime snacks
  • Wide range of sports and activities with instruction and equipment
  • And much more

Land only rate is $350 USD per person per night based on double occupancy.