Post Conference Resources

Please note: presentations are posted for a period of six months after the conference/event.

8th Annual Thomas Fear and Alice Morgans Fear Memorial Conference | November 2, 2018

The Future of Family Medicine as seen through the lens of Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" | Dr. Robert Boulay


"Future Trends in Orthopaedics" | Dr. Jill Hayden


"Evidenced-Informed Decision Making Research: Challenges and Opportunities" | Dr. Jill Hayden


"Physician Wellness 2028" | Dr. Joanne MacDonald


"The Future of Medical Research" | Dr. Thomas J. Marrie


"Emergency Medicine and Critical Care Medicine" | Dr. Laurel Murphy


"60 Years in Medicine: Looking Back and Looking Forward" | Dr. Jock Murray, Professor Emeritus


"Future of Heathcare Ethics" | Dr. Christy Simpson


"Health and Healthcare Systems Meeting Our Needs For the Future" | Dr. David Petrie


The Future of Paediatrics | Dr. Henry Annan


2018 Atlantic Canada Stroke Conference | November 2 & 3, 2018

Fast Track Outpatient Rehabilitation | Dr. Mark Bayley

The Use of Apps to Support Stroke Rehabilitation and Recovery | Ms. Alison McDonald & Ms. Alayne MacDonald & Ms. Natalie Thornley

Stroke Assessment - ER Part 1 Diagnosis | Dr. Tom Goddard 

When Not to Give TPA | Dr. Stephen Phillips

UE VIA Therapy App | Dr. Mark Bayley 

Case Based Discussion - Acute Assessment and Treatment of Stroke | Dr. Stephen Phillips

ABI Day Program | Ms. Kendra Lever & Ms. Laura Caron

Counselling for Compliance | Mr. Adam Somers

Controversies in Anticoagulation Management | Dr. Dylan Blacquiere 

Depression Screening | Dr. Anita Mountain & Ms. Andrea King & Ms. Wendy Simpkin

Recognizing the Signs of a Neuro Emergency on the Inpatient Nursing Unit | Ms. Noorin Darvesh 

Memory Strategies for Daily Tasks | Dr. Gail Eskes & Ms. Joy Boyce

Motivation/Behaviour Change | Dr. Tiffany Shepherd 

Stroke Mimics | Dr. Warren Fieldus

Mindfulness & Motivation/Committed Action Part 1 & 2 | Ms. Caroline Martin

Day in the Life of a Stroke Patient: A Nursing Perspective | Ms. Noorin Darvesh 

2018 Rheumatology Conference | November 17, 2018

Rheumatology for Family Physicians | Dr. Evelyn Sutton

8th Annual Care by Design Long-Term Care Conference | November 23, 2018

Suicide in the Elderly | Sarah Krieger-Frost and Dr. Terry Chisholm


REVIEW-ED©  A Novel Tool to Decrease Avoidable Emergency Department Visit | Marilyn El-Bestawi

BREAKING NEWS: Vaccines Help Function in Nursing Home Population | Dr. Melissa Andrew

Opioids and Cannabis in Nursing Homes - Benefits, Harms and Availability | Dr. Ken Chisholm

Anemia in the Nursing Home Population | Dr. Nicholas A. Forward


Multiple Sclerosis | Dr. Jock Murray


Cancer | Dr. Bruce Colwell


Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: The Burn that Burns | Dr. Geoffrey Williams


Movement Disorders | Dr. Heather Rigby


A Day in the Life of a Dentist | Drs. Trish and James Brady

Opioids:  The Good, the Bad and the Ugly | Dr. John Fraser


92nd Annual Dalhousie Fall Refresher | December 6-8, 2018

Diets: Review the Physiology and Discuss the Evidence  | Dr. Thomas Ransom

Hypertension ABCs | Dr. Stephen Workman

Use of Cannabinoids: What is the Current Evidence | Dr. John Fraser

The Many Faces of Adolescent Eating Disorders: Would you recognize them? | Dr. Herbert Orlik & Jessica Wournell 

Leaning into QI - the most efficient talk you've heard all day | Dr. Nabha Shetty

An Exit Plan for Opioids: When, Why, How? | Dr. Maureen Allen

EKG Workshop | Dr. Constance LeBlanc & Dr. Janet MacIntyre

ABCs of AEFIs: An Approach to Adverse Events Following Immunization Part 1 | Ms. Teri Cole

ABCs of AEFIs: An Approach to Adverse Events Following Immunization Part 2 | Dr. Karina Top

Sleep Medicine Update: What's New in the World of Sleep Medicine | Dr. David Gardner & Dr. Judith Davidson

Pediatrics: Better Nights, Better Days - What, Why & How | Dr. Penny Corkum

Central Zone INSPIRED COPD Outreach Program - Overview | Ms. Lesley MacGregor & Mr. John Cushing

Pediatric Ear, Nose and Throat Issues for the Family Physician | Dr. Jock Murray

Adult Vaccination: A Grown Up Thing to Do | Dr. Shelly McNeil

Hepatitis C Update on New Treatments | Dr. Lisa Barrett

Creating Evidence to Support Your Practice | Dr. Fred Burge

Dermatology Differentials: "Where's Waldo" and Worrisome Skin Changes | Dr. Peter Green

Additional Handouts from Dr. Penny Corkum: 

BEARS Sleep Screen | The ABCs of Sleeping | A Short Pediatric Sleep Apnea Questionnaire 

Pediatric Sleep Resource List for Health Care Providers | Sleep Resources for Parents

Better Nights Better Days | Current Studies for Treating Sleep Problems in Children

45th Annual Dalhousie Spring Refresher | March 7-9th, 2019

IN CONTROL: Long-acting insulins for the management of type 2 diabetes | Dr. Thomas Ransom 

Update in Common Pediatric Infections | Dr. Joanne Langley 

Mifepristone Abortion in Your Office: What you need to know | Dr. Lianne Yoshida

The diagnosis and management of Lyme disease in Nova Scotia - References | Dr. Todd Hatchette  

Choices Before Opioids for CNCP | Dr. Edith Baxter & Isobel Fleming

Drug-drug interactions that are important in geriatrics | Dr. Gary Altenkirk 

CBT Express to Improve Patient Health and Wellness: 5-minute effective behaviour activation tools for use in routine care | Dr. Keri-Leigh Cassidy 

Update on H. Pylori Treatment and Risks of PPI Therapy | Dr. Stacey Williams 

Update on Hypertension | Dr. Rosario Rebello 

Outpatient management of constipation and diarrhea in patients with IBS | Dr. Geoffrey Turnbull

First Responders and PTSD | Dr. Kenneth J. Cooper 

Buprenorphine/Naloxone for Opiate Use Disorder: Prescribing a way out | Dr. Maureen Allen 

Medication and dementia: Things to remember | Dr. Melissa Andrew 

Abnormal Uterine Bleeding | Dr. Brett Vair 

Treating Acute Pain in Patients with Opioid Use Disorder in the Emergency Department | Dr. Maureen Allen 

Lifestyle Prescription in Primary Care | Dr. Jonathon Fowles 

Cannabis: What you and your patients need to know | Dr. John Fraser 

Update in Medications for Type 2 Diabetes | Dr. Ferhan Siddiqi

Acne Therapy Demystified | Dr. Stacey Northgrave 

Pearls in Thrombosis Update for Family Physicians | Dr. Allen Tran 


Management of Ovarian Cancer | Dr. Carole Williams

Dépistage génétiqueGenetic Testing | Nathalie Bolduc 

Mise à jour sur la radiothérapie des cancers du col de l’utérus et du seinUpdate on Cervical and Breast Cancer Radiotherapy | Dr. David D'Souza

Discussion de cas | Case Discussions AM | Dr. Réjean Savoie, Dr. Jocelyne Hébert, Dr. Robyn Comeau, Nathalie Bolduc & Dr. David D’Souza, Moderator: Dr. Joël Gray

Cardio-oncologieCardio-Oncology | Dr. Rina Lee

Management of Breast Cancer Treatment Related Complications and Particularities Regarding Follow-up | Dr. Pierre Whitlock

Dépistage des cancers du col de l’utérus et du seinScreening for Cervical and Breast Cancer | Dr. Réjean Savoie & Dr. Jocelyne Hébert

Gestion des complications liées aux traitements  des cancers gynécologiques et particularités au sujet du suivi| Dr. Carole Williams

Discussion de cas | Case Discussions PM | Dr. Rina Lee, Dr. Pierre Whitlock, Dr. Carole Williams, Moderator: Dr. Julie Arsenault