Workshops

Sep 21, 2017

12:00 PM

C-CHANGE - PEARLS Clinical Practice Guidelines Workshop

Please Contact Us for our C-CHANGE PEARLS Small Group Workshops in your region.

  • September 28, 2017 - Stouffville

  • November 8, 2017 - Goderich

  • December 7, 2017 - Toronto (Heart and Stroke Pre-Conference Workshop)

  • January 18, 2018 - Sudbury

  • January 19, 2018 - North Bay

  • January 25, 2018 - Campbelford

  • February 4, 2018 - CME Away, Sea Courses (Mexico)

  • February 15, 2018 - Kawartha Lakes

Dec 07, 2017

8:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Hypertension Management Train–The–Trainer Workshop

Hypertension Management - Train the Trainer Workshop

Presented by: Canadian Cardiovascular Harmonized Guidelines Endeavour (C-CHANGE)
Fee: $65 (includes breakfast and light refreshments)

Thurs December 7, 2017

8:00am - 12:15 pm

Hilton Downtown Toronto (Heart and Stroke Clinical Update - Pre Conference Program)

Course instructor:
Sheldon Tobe MD, MScCH (HPTE), FRCPC, FACP, FASH
HSF/NOSM Chair of Aboriginal and Rural Health Research
Professor of Medicine, University of Toronto  and Northern Ontario School of Medicine
Nephrologist, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Session description:
It is anticipated that after the session participants will be able to apply the C-CHANGE harmonized guidelines in their practice and use the educational resources/tools to educate their colleagues and when counseling patients diagnosed with hypertension.  A presentation of the latest guidelines and educational resources/tools will be followed by a discussion of different case studies with participants and a panel of experts.

Learning objectives:
At the conclusion of this workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Educate other healthcare professionals on how to use the C-CHANGE guidelines and educational resources/tools.

  • Apply the C-CHANGE guidelines and educational resources/tools in their practice for improved patient care.

  • Educate their patients on how to control and manage their cardiovascular risk.

Study Credits:

This Group Learning program meets the certification criteria of The College of Family

Physicians of Canada and has been certified by the Northern Ontario School of Medicine,

Continuing Education and Professional Development Office for up to 4.0 Mainpro+ credits.

 

This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the

Maintenance of Certification program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of

Canada, approved by the Continuing Education and Professional Development Office at the

Northern Ontario School of Medicine for up to 4.0 hours.

Registration: to register visit the 2017 Clinical Update Website and register for a Pre-Conference Workshop.  (Delegates do not need to register for the conference to attend the pre-conference workshops).  Click to Register today!

Dec 07, 2017

1:00 PM - 5:15 PM

C-CHANGE - PEARLS Clinical Practice Guidelines Workshop

C-CHANGE Pearls Clinical Practice Guidelines (PCCG) Workshop   
(Heart and Stroke Clinical Update - Pre Conference Program)

13:00-17:15

Presented by: Canadian Cardiovascular Harmonized National Guidelines Endeavour (C-CHANGE)
Case Module 1: "Donald" Cardiovascular Management of Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease.
Case Module 2: “Mrs. J.D.” Management of Patients with Hypertension and Diabetes
Case Module 3: “Miriam” Blood Pressure Measurement – Diagnosis and Follow Up
Fee: $65 (For all three modules. Fee includes light refreshments)

Study Credits:
This Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada for up to 9 Mainpro+ credits.

Course Instructors:
Sheldon Tobe MD, MScCH (HPTE), FRCPC, FACP, FASH
HSF/NOSM Chair of Aboriginal and Rural Health Research
Professor of Medicine, University of Toronto  and Northern Ontario School of Medicine
Nephrologist, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Rahul Jain MD, CCFP, MScCH (HPTE)
Family Physician and Hospitalist
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
Assistant Professor, University of Toronto, Department of Family and Community Medicine

Session description:
It is anticipated that after the session participants will be able to take away ‘practice pearls’ and implement the C-CHANGE cardiovascular harmonized national guidelines in their practice to optimize screening, diagnosis and management of patients with multiple morbidities. Participants will engage in interactive small group discussions using case studies led by facilitators and a Q&A with a panel of experts. 

REGISTRATION:  To register for the workshop, visit the Clinical Update Pre-Conference Workshop Webpage Note delegates do not need to register for the main conference to attend the pre-conference workshops.

Click to Register today!

Module 1: "Donald" Cardiovascular Management of Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease.

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

1. Identify a patient with chronic kidney disease. 

2. Formulate a treatment plan for cardiovascular risk reduction using the C-CHANGE guidelines including BP control and lipid management. 

3. Communicate and initiate the treatment plan to reduce cardiovascular risk in patients with chronic kidney disease

 

Module 2 “Mrs. J.D.” Management of Patients with Hypertension and Diabetes 
Upon completion of this case study, participants should be able to:

  1. Plan the investigation of patients with hypertension and diabetes including evaluation for nephropathy

  2. Assess the risk associated with diabetes in patients with hypertension including the impact of diabetic nephropathy 

  3. Demonstrate knowledge of the blood pressure target in patients with hypertension living with diabetes 

 

Module 3:  “Miriam” Blood Pressure Measurement – Diagnosis and Follow Up 
Upon completion of this case study, participants should be able to:

  1. To describe the new Hypertension Canada recommendations and algorithm for the diagnosis of hypertension

  2. To outline the rationale for and the methods for using automated office blood pressure measurements.

  3. Define White Coat Hypertension, Masked Hypertension, and Masked UnControlled Hypertension (MUCH)

  4. To describe tools for helping learners acquire and teach the knowledge and skills for blood pressure measurement.

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