Spring Derm Review

 
Continuing Medical Education

Annual Spring Dermatology Review 2001 for Family Physicians

March 31 & April 1, 2001

Eye Care Centre Auditorium
2550 Willow Street
Vancouver, BC

SPONSORED BY: The Division of Dermatology and the Division of Continuing Medical Education, University of British Columbia

Bring your own cases for discussion.

Interactive self-evaluations on the www!

For up to date course information, please visit our Web sites:
http://www.cme.med.ubc.ca
http://www.derm.ubc.ca/cme/spring99/

 Contents  
 Comments From Previous Registrants Contents 
 
  • "Extremely relevant topics, presented in a very practical way.”
  • “Presentations were concise and focused.”
  • “Very well organized.”
  • “Interesting dynamic speakers.”
  • “Good review - clinically relevant.”
  • “Lots of great pearls.”
  • “Outstanding - as usual and expected.”
  • “Thanks.”"
 
 Topic Highlights Contents 

This year's topics include:

  • Latest update in comprehensive acne management
  • Common difficult dermatology office cases
  • Practical pearls in wound dressings
  • Internet information on common dermatological problems: friend or foe?
  • Office dermatology procedures unplugged!
  • Laser treatments: what family doctors need to know
  • WWW: What's with warts?
 Course Description Contents 

The goal is to provide a solid curriculum of fundamental dermatology education for practitioners who already have considerable experience. The format will be that of short lectures, case presentations, and panel discussions, with particular emphasis on audience participation. For the last session, practitioners are encouraged to bring along their own cases and slides for discussion.

 Objectives Contents 

Upon completion of this course, you should be able to:

  1. Review practical dermatological problems and their management.
  2. Update family practitioners on new treatments for practical problems.
  3. Discuss alternative treatments for common problems, particularly those a family doctor may be asked about.

 
Saturday, March 31, 2001
EyeCare Centre, Auditorium, 2550 Willow Street, Vancouver, BC

Chairperson: Dr. Neil Kitson

     

0745

Final Registration - Coffee & Muffins

Staff Lounge

0830

Introduction

Dr. Neil Kitson

     
 

ABC's of Acne

 

0835

Why is Acne? Patients are still confused

Dr. Neil Kitson

0855

Topical treatment for Acne

Dr. Roberta Ongley

0935

Systemic treatment of Acne

Dr. D. Richard Thomas

1000

Audience participation

 

1010

Intermission

Staff Lounge

     

1020

"Pains in the Office" Case Presentations

 
 

Infected Eczema

Dr. Evert Tuyp

 

Elderly Itchy

Dr. Annette Lam

 

"Resistant" Scabies

Dr. Cecil Sigal

 

"Skin Care Advice"

Dr. Evert Tuyp

 

Melasma

Dr. Annette Lam

 

Penis Problems

Dr. Cecil Sigal

1100

Panel Discussion with audience participation

 

1200

Lunch

Round Room

   
VGH Jim Pattison Pavilion, 3rd Floor

1300

Warts - Practical Guide for the Reluctant Practitioner

Dr. Lorne Albrecht

1340

Audience participation

 

1350

Photosensitivity - If it isn't Lupus, what is it?

Dr. Marni Wiseman

1410

Audience participation

 

1415

Intermission

Staff Lounge

1430

ABC's of Wounds and Dressings

Dr. Brian T. Kunimoto

1510

Audience participation

 

1530

Adjourn

 
     
     

Sunday, April 1, 2001
EyeCare Centre, Auditorium, 2550 Willow Street, Vancouver, BC

Chairperson: Dr. D. Richard Thomas

     

0815

Coffee & Muffins

Staff Lounge

0830

Where are we now? Treatments (ethical and otherwise) your Patients might find on the Net and then ask you about

Dr. Chi-Ho Hong
 

Psoriasis

 

 

Alopecia

Dr. Jerry Shapiro

 

Hyperhidrosis

Dr. Neil Kitson

     

0930

Audience participation

 

0945

Intermission

Staff Lounge

1000

Office Procedures in Dermatology

Dr. David Zloty

 

Skin Biopsy

Dr. Jerry Shapiro

 

Intralesional Corticosteroid Injection

 
 

Electrosurgery

 
 

Cryotherapy

 

1040

Audience participation

 
     

1100

ABC's of Laser Treatments: Reality for the Family Doctor

Dr. Harvey Lui
 

 

 

1140

Audience participation

 
     

1200

Lunch

Round Room

 

VGH Jim Pattison Pavilion, 3rd Floor

     

1300

Eczema and Tacrolimus

Dr. Youwen Zhou

     

1400

Case discussions with slides

Dr. Neil Kitson

   

Dr. Youwen Zhou

 

Dr. D. Richard Thomas

1445

Completion of course & speaker evaluations

 

1500

Course ends. Have a safe journey home.

 

 

 
 Accommodation Contents 

 
Rooms may be booked directly at the following hotels:

Plaza 500 Hotel, 500 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver, BC for $89.00 Cdn (Standard room with two queen beds, single/double occupancy including full continental buffet breakfast). Complimentary transportation on both days to & from the conference venue will be provided by the hotel. Please contact at tel: 604-873-1811, Toll Free: 1-800-473-1811; Fax: 604-873-5103, email: sales@plaza500.com or web site: www.plaza500.com and ask for the "UBC CME Dermatology Rate". All reservations must be made by February 28, 2001 to ensure availability.

Holiday Inn Vancouver Centre Hotel, 711 West Broadway, Vancouver, BC for $93.00 Cdn (single/double occupancy one bed), and $103.00 Cdn (twin occupancy two beds) inc. full buffet breakfast. Please contact at tel: 604-879-0511; fax: 604-872-7520; email: info@holidayinnvancouver.com or web site: www.holiday-inn.com/yvr-centre and request for the “ASDR 2001 Rate”. All reservations must be made by February 26, 2001 to ensure availability.

 Refund and Cancellation Policy Contents 

The Division of Continuing Medical Education reserves the right to cancel a course twenty (20) days prior to the course date. Each registrant will be notified by telephone, with written notification and a full refund following. The University of British Columbia is not responsible for any costs, including but not limited to airline or hotel penalties. If written notice of withdrawal and original income tax receipt is received before February 28, 2001, the registration fee will be refunded less a $50 handling charge. No refunds will be granted for withdrawal after this date.

 Accreditation Contents 

ACCREDITATION: This program meets the accreditation criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been accredited for 11 MAINPRO-M1 credits. As an organization accredited to sponsor Continuing Medical Education for physicians by both the Committee on Accreditation of Canadian Medical Schools and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education of the United States, the Division of Continuing Medical Education, UBC, designates this educational program as meeting the criteria of 11 Credit Hours in Category 1 of the Physician’s Recognition Award (PRA) of the American Medical Association (AMA) or any other organization that recognizes Category 1 credits. This event is approved as 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.

Registration Application: ME8044
ANNUAL SPRING DERMATOLOGY
REVIEW 2001 FOR FAMILY PHYSICIANS
March 31 & April 1, 2001

 
 Tuition:
 Before
 Feb. 12/99
 After
 Feb. 12/99
 
 On site
 Physicians  $359 (US$246)  $379 (US$260)  $399 (US$273)
 UBC Residents  $89  $89  $89

Tuition includes refreshments, two lunches, course materials & web modules.

To ensure course materials are ready for you at the course, your registration must be received by 4:00 p.m., March 23, 2001. Registrations not received by this point will be charged the on-site rate.

NOTE: Payment must accompany registration form in order to be processed.

Parking Information: Upon receipt of your registration, we will forward site location and map along with your official tuition receipt.

 Course Planning Committee Contents 
  • Dr. Neil Kitson, Associate Professor, Div. of Dermatology, Dept. of Medicine, The University of British Columbia (UBC)
  • Dr. D. Richard Thomas, Clinical Assistant Professor, Div. of Dermatology, Dept. of Medicine, UBC
  • Dr. Laurence Warshawski, Clinical Assistant Professor, Div. of Dermatology, Dept. of Medicine, UBC
 UBC and Local Faculty Contents 
  • Dr. Lorne Albrecht, Clinical Assistant Professor, Div. of Dermatology, Dept. of Medicine
  • Dr. Chi-Ho Hong, Resident, Div. of Dermatology, Dept. of Medicine
  • Dr. Brian T. Kunimoto, Clinical Assistant Professor, Div. of Dermatology, Dept. of Medicine
  • Dr. Annette Lam, Consultant Dermatologist, North Vancouver, BC
  • Dr. Harvey Lui, Associate Professor, Div. of Dermatology, Dept. of Medicine
  • Dr. Roberta Ongley, Clinical Associate Professor, Div. of Dermatology, Dept. of Medicine
  • Dr. Jerry Shapiro, Clinical Associate Professor, Div. of Dermatology, Dept. of Medicine
  • Dr. Cecil Sigal, Clinical Associate Professor, Div. of Dermatology, Dept. of Medicine
  • Dr. Evert Tuyp, Clinical Assistant Professor, Div. of Dermatology, Dept. of Medicine
  • Dr. Marni Wiseman, Resident, Div. of Dermatology, Dept. of Medicine
  • Dr. Youwen Zhou, Assistant Professor, Div. of Dermatology, Dept. of Medicine
  • Dr. David Zloty, Clinical Assistant Professor & Director of Surgical Education, Div. of Dermatology, Dept. of Medicine
 Registration Form Contents 

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