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Upcoming Events

GeMQIN Community of Practice: Acute Treatment of COVID-19: An Update

September 21, 202112:00 pm / 1:00 pm

  • General Medicine Quality Improvement Network (GeMQIN) Community of Practice: Acute Treatment of COVID-19: An Update
  • Dr. Andrew Morris will share updates on the treatment of acute COVID-19 based on the work of the Drugs & Biologics Clinical Practice Guidelines Working Group at Ontario COVID-19 Science Advisory Table.
  • September 21, 2021, at 12:00 – 1:00 pm ET (Virtual)
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CSBC Series on Advancing Cardiac Care in BC – Part 1: BC Symposium on Cardiogenic Shock

October 5, 2021All Day

  • CSBC Series on Advancing Cardiac Care in BC - Part 1: BC Symposium on Cardiogenic Shock
    • Oct 5 (Tue) | 1700–1915 PDT | +Add to calendar
    • Target Audience: specialists, cardiologists, surgeons, internists, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, paramedics, allied health professionals & residents.
    • Up to 2.25 MOC Section 1 credits
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  • Learning Objectives:
    • Establish best practice for recognition of cardiogenic shock, including medical and mechanical treatment options.
    • Understand the evidence for cardiogenic shock team.
    • Engage multidisciplinary teams in the management of cardiogenic shock.
    • Create a collaborative provincial framework facilitating best practice management for patients with cardiogenic shock.
  • Highlights:
    • Early Recognition: New definitions, stages, and the role of endomyocardial biopsy | Dr. Josh Wenner
    • Treatment Options: Mechanical Circulatory Support Therapies in Cardiogenic Shock | Dr. Yoan Lamarche
    • Benefits of Cardiogenic Shock Teams - The Ottawa Experience | Dr. Sharon Chih
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CSIM Virtual Annual Meeting

October 14, 2021 to October 16, 2021All Day

CSIM Virtual Annual Meeting October 14-16, 2021

  • Join us for educational workshops, Short Snappers and the Top Five Papers!
  • Thursday, October 14 and Friday, October 15 from 12:00pm to 5:00pm Eastern Time.
  • And join us Saturday, October 16 from 10:00am to 12:00pm Eastern Time for the Ted Giles Clinical Vignettes.
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McGill University/MUHC Third Annual Women’s Heart Health Symposium

November 18, 20218:30 am / 1:00 pm

  • McGill University/MUHC Third Annual Women’s Heart Health Symposium
  • Cardiovascular Emergencies in Women
  • Thursday, November 18, 2021, at 8:30am - 1:00pm ET (Virtual )
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