Continuing Medical Education

Advancing COPD Management in LTC - The OLTCA COPD Protocol
Date/Time
Wednesday May 17, 2017 - 6:30 pm
Location
Best Western Parkway Inn - Cornwall, ON
Speakers
Dr. Roger Goldstein
Head of Respiratory Medicine
Senior Scentist, West Park Healthcare
Chris Brockington
Partner & Principal Consutlant responsible for protocol development & implementation
Sponsor
Medical Arts Pharmacy
Registration
RSVP leslie@medicalartspharmacy.ca
Tel: 613-932-6501 ext 238 | Fax: 613-933-0568


LEARNING OBJCTIVES:
• Gain practical knowledge about the OLTCA COPD Protocol
• Become familiar with best practice tools for medication management
• Understand how and why the program was developed
• Get started on adopting the OLTCA COPD Protocol (this is the future in LTC)
• Be among the first to learn about the new model of care
Pain Management in Long-Term Care
Date/Time
Monday Dec. 5, 2016 - 6:30 pm
Location
Ramada Inn - Cornwall, ON
Speaker
Cuong Ngo-Minh, MD FRCPC
Family Medicine McGill 2003
Care of the Elderly Fellow 2004, University of Ottawa
Mentor for The Ontario College of Family Physicians Medical
Mentoring for Addictions And Pain (MMAP Program)
Methadone for Pain licence
Sponsor
Medical Arts Pharmacy
Registration
RSVP leslie@medicalartspharmacy.ca
Tel: 613-932-6501 ext 238 | Fax: 613-933-0568

Diabetes


LEARNING OBJCTIVES:
• Increase knowledge of pain management in the LTC Setting
• Optimize use of pain management tools
• Review when and how to use opioid therapy
• Review when and how to use non opioid alternatives
Advancing Diabetes Management in LTC
Date/Time
Monday Nov. 14, 2016 - 6:30 pm
Location
Ramada Inn - Cornwall, ON
Speakers
Andrew Steele, MD FRCPC
Medical Director and Section Chief of Nephrology and Diabetes, Lakeridge Health Corp. Lead Nephrologist for the Ontario Renal Network, Central East LHIN.

Christopher D. Brockington, Chair of the Ontario Retirement Communities Assoc. Commercial Committee. Recognized expert in managing large-scale healthcare systems in Senior living.
Sponsor
Medical Arts Pharmacy
Registration
RSVP leslie@medicalartspharmacy.ca
Tel: 613-932-6501 ext 238 | Fax: 613-933-0568

Diabetes


FOCUS: THE OLTCA DIABETES PROTOCOL: How and why it will become a Best Practice in your seniors residence.
The Rapidly Evolving Landscape of Medical Marijuana
Date/Time
Thursday May 12, 2016 - 6:30 pm
Location
Ramada Inn - Cornwall, ON
Speakers
Dr. Dean Ducas, MD CCFP
Craig Rowe, RN, BSCN
Sponsor
Medical Arts Pharmacy
Registration
RSVP leslie@medicalartspharmacy.ca
Tel: 613-932-6501 ext 238 | Fax: 613-933-0568

The Scream


Guest consultant for the physician perspective, Dr. Dean Ducas and consultant for the patient perspective, Craig Rowe (Professor at St. Lawrence College) will discuss the context for local prescribers, caregivers and pharmacists.
A Combination of Holmes, Hippocrates & Nightingale
Date/Time
Nov. 18, 2015 - 6:30 pm
Location
Ramada Inn - Cornwall, ON
Speaker
Danielle Drouin, N.P. (Adult), MSc(A), CHPCA(c)
Sponsor
Medical Arts Pharmacy
Registration
RSVP leslie@medicalartspharmacy.ca
Tel: 613-932-6501 ext 238 | Fax: 613-933-0568

The Scream


What it takes to prevent, detect, reverse and/or treat deliirium in the context of advaced illness.
The Power of Super Foods!
Date/Time
May 6, 2015 - 6:30 pm
Location
Ramada Inn - Cornwall, ON
Speaker
Kathy Smart
Sponsor
Medical Arts Pharmacy
Registration
RSVP leslie@medicalartspharmacy.ca
Tel: 613-932-6501 ext 238 | Fax: 613-933-0568

Kathy Smart


In hounour of nurses and national nurses week, Medical arts Pharmacy coordially invites you attend this dinner and lecture.

Guest speaker Kathy Smart (who grew up in Cornwall) is the author of the Live the Smart Way cookbook and has appeared on the Dr. Oz show.
Palliative Care: A Focus on the Family
Date/Time
October 20, 2014 - 6:30 pm
Location
Ramada Inn - Cornwall, ON
Speaker
Mary Jane Randlett, MD
Dr. Randlett is the Medical Director of Hospice Cornwall, where the end-of-life experience is viewed as an integral component of life, deserving comprehensive support of the individual, as well as the person’s loved ones.
Sponsor
Medical Arts Pharmacy
Objectives
Registration
RSVP leslie@medicalartspharmacy.ca | 613-932-6501 ext 238
Managing Behavioral & Psychological Symptoms of Dementia
Date/Time
June 11, 2014 - 6:30 pm
Location
Ramada Inn - Cornwall, ON
Speaker
Marie-Andrée Bruneau, MD, MSc, FRCPC
Dr. Bruneau is a geriatric psychiatrist and Associate Clinical Professor in the department of psychiatry at the University of Montreal.
Sponsor
Medical Arts Pharmacy
Objectives
Optimal pharmacological and non-pharmacological interventions. Revising the use of antipsychotics.
Registration
RSVP leslie@medicalartspharmacy.ca | 613-932-6501 ext 238
Prevention & Control of Nosocomial Infections
Date/Time
October 24, 2013 - 6:30 pm
Location
NAV Centre - Cornwall, ON
Speaker
Gerald A. Eveans, MD, FRCPC
Dr. Evans is a Professor in the Departments of Medicine, Microbiology & Immunology, and Pathology & Molecular Medicine at Queen’s University and an attending physician in Infectious Diseases and Internal Medicine at Kingston General Hospital and the Hotel Dieu Hospital in Kingston, Ontario.
Sponsor
Medical Arts Pharmacy
Objectives
Current and emerging issues in the prevention and contol of nosocomial infections: Klebsiella, Enterococcus faecium, Clostridium, Pseudomonas auriginosa, Staph aureus
Registration
RSVP leslie@medicalartspharmacy.ca | 613-932-6501 ext 238
Women’s Cardiovascular Health
Date/Time
April 10, 2013 - 6:30 pm
Location
Ramada Inn - Cornwall, ON
Speakers
Marie-France Levac, Md, FrcPc, Endocrinologist
Donna Mcbean, certified Personal trainer, nutrition consultant
Sponsor
Medical Arts Pharmacy
Objectives
• Practical approaches for assessment, diagnosis/treatment of CVD
• Share best practices to help promote awareness and disease prevention
• Review implications for peri and postmenopausal women
• Review value of lifestyle interventions
Registration
RSVP leslie@medicalartspharmacy.ca | 613-932-6501
Managing Osteoporosis and Decreasing Risk of Falls
Date/Time
November 21, 2012 - 6 pm
Location
Ramada Inn - Cornwall, ON
Speaker
Algis Jovaisas, MD, FRCPC
Sponsor
Medical Arts Pharmacy
Objectives
• Understand the burden of illness in LTC patients with osteoporosis
• Review the screening and diagnosis of osteoporosis and fracture
  risk in LTC setting
• Discuss the prevalence, causes, and ways to decrease risk of falls
   in LTC residents
• Examine treatment and management options for osteoporosis
Registration
RSVP leslie@medicalartspharmacy.ca
The Latest Treatment Options for Bipolar and Schizophrenia
Date/Time
April 11, 2012 - 6 pm
Location
Ramada Inn - Cornwall, ON
Speaker
Serge LesSard, M.D., F.R.C.P.C.
Sponsor
Medical Arts Pharmacy
Objectives
• Discuss the role of antipsychotics in mental health
• Review latest data on new antipsychotic therapy in Canada
• Understand the challenges of drug utilization reviews while caring
  for the aging patient
Registration
RSVP Sandra Boyko at SBOY@lundbeck.com OR 800-586-2325 #9931


Speaker: Dr. Serge Lessard received his medical degree from McMaster University in 1996 and completed his residency in Psychiatry at the University of Ottawa. He completed post doctoral studies in Neuropharmacology in Europe and the U.S. He is Associate Professor at the University of Ottawa and a lecturer at the University of Copenhagen. Dr. Lessard currently practices at Montfort Hospital in Ottawa and is the Medical Director of the Introspect Clinical Research Centre.
Sleep and the Aging Boomer
Date/Time
November 24, 2011 - 6:30 pm
Location
Ramada Inn - Cornwall, ON
Speaker
Dr. Eva Libman
Sponsor
Medical Arts Pharmacy
Objectives
Evaluating and treating sleep problems that are age-related, pain releated or associated with certain medical conditions
Registration
RSVP leslie@medicalartspharmacy.ca or call Leslie at 613-933-0670