Agenda

Time Topic

7:45 - 8:15

Registration, Breakfast & Networking

8:15 - 8:30

Welcome & Review of Learning Objectives for the Day

Dr. Peter Rothfels
CMO & Director, Clinical Services
WorkSafeBC

8:30 9:15

Pain and Suffering: A Psychiatric Perspective on Management

Lonn Myronuk, MD,
FRCPC-Geriatric Psychiatry, FRCPC-Psychiatry

9:15 10:00

Seeing Stars: Neuro-Ophthalmology and the Concussed Patient

Edward Atkins, MD, FRCPC-Neurology

10:00 - 10:15

Refreshments & Networking

10:15 - 11:15

 

Workshops

  • How to Help Your Depressed Patient Lonn Myronuk, MD, FRCPC-Geriatric Psychiatry, FRCPC-Psychiatry
  • Neuro-Ophthalmology and the Concussed Patient Part 2 Edward Atkins, MD, FRCPC-Neurology
  • Pearls for Managing a Mental Health Claim with WorkSafeBC Clearing the Air on Bullying and Harassment Tanya Fairweather, MD, CCFP, FCFP and Tim Cheng, Case Manager, Mental Health Claims Unit, WorkSafeBC
  • Knee Examination Charles Nelson, MD, FRCSC-Orthopedic Surgery
  • Neck Examination Paul Thompson, MD, FRCSC-Orthopedic Surgery

11:15 12:15

 

Workshops

  • Occupational Respiratory Illness: By Example Sami Youakim, MD, MSc, FRCPC-Occupational Medicine
  • Skill Development in Difficult Conversations Karen Shklanka, MD, MFA, CCFP, ABAM
  • Imaging: Risks, Benefits & Interpretation Douglas Connell, MD, FRCPC-Diagnostic Radiology
  • Knee Examination Charles Nelson, MD, FRCSC-Orthopedic Surgery
  • Neck Examination Paul Thompson, MD, FRCSC-Orthopedic Surgery

12:15 1:15

Lunch & Networking

1:15 - 2:15

 

Workshops

  • Pearls for Managing a Mental Health Claim with WorkSafeBC Clearing the Air on Bullying and Harassment Tanya Fairweather, MD, CCFP, FCFP and Tim Cheng, Case Manager, Mental Health Claims Unit, WorkSafeBC
  • Skill Development in Difficult Conversations Karen Shklanka, MD, MFA, CCFP, ABAM
  • Elbow Examination Tom Goetz, MD, FRCSC-Orthopedic Surgery
  • Evidence Based Approach to Head Trauma and Concussion: Diagnosis and Management Paul Winston, MD, FRCPC-Physical Medicine & Rehab

2:20 2:50

Short Snapper

  • Occupational Contact Dermatitis Sami Youakim, MD, MSc, FRCPC-Occupational Medicine

2:50 3:00

Refreshments & Networking

3:00 3:30

Short Snapper

  • Triangular Fibrocartilage Complex and Distal Biceps Tendon Ruptures Tom Goetz, MD, FRCSC-Orthopedic Surgery

3:30 - 4:15

Cannabis in the Workplace

Paul Sobey MD,
CCFP, CSAM (Certificant), ABAM (Diplomate)

4:15 - 4:30

Summary of Objectives and Evaluation

Dr. Peter Rothfels
CMO & Director, Clinical Services
WorkSafeBC