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Calgary BRA Day CME 2017

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Libin Theatre, Health Sciences Building, Foothills Hospital

3300 Hospital Drive NW

Calgary, AB

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COURSE OVERVIEW

This course is designed to provide an update and review to physicians on breast recon-struction. We will cover types of breast reconstruction, determining patient suitability for immediate or delayed breast reconstruction, current provincial clinical guidelines, and ERAS (enhanced recovery after surgery) protocols for breast reconstruction. Attendees will have the opportunity to view and discuss breast reconstruction with patients and their support persons.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

At the completion of this course participants will be equipped to

1. Differentiate between immediate and delayed breast reconstruction

2. Contrast the different types of breast reconstruction

3. Recognize the complications of breast reconstruction

4. Examine the outcomes of breast reconstruction

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

Family physicians, oncologists, surgeons, nursing professionals.

Course Program

I. Didactic Lectures (Libin Theatre)

5:15pm Introduction & Welcome (Dr. Claire Temple-Oberle)

5:20pm Implant-based Breast Reconstruction (Dr. Farrah Yau)

5:35pm Autologous Breast Reconstruction (Dr. Dave McKenzie)

5:50pm Breast Reconstruction Complications (Dr. Mark Haugrud)

6:05pm Areola and Nipple Reconstruction (Dr. Jennifer Matthews)

6:20pm Closing Remarks (Dr. Claire Temple-Oberle)

II. Interactive Session (Heritage Medical Research Building Atrium and Health Research Innovation Centre Atrium)

6:25pm – 6:55pm One on one interaction with patient/physician partner tables for 30 minutes.

6:55pm—7:25pm One on one interaction with breast reconstruction patients and their partners in the show and tell lounges for 30 minutes.

7:25pm—7:55pm One on one interaction with operating room staff and surgeons in mock surgery display for 30 minutes.

7:55pm—8:25pm One on one interaction with family members of breast reconstruction patients and with exhibitors related to breast reconstruction for 30 minutes.

PROGRAM MAY CHANGE DUE TO CIRCUMSTANCES BEYOND OUR CONTROL

Contact Name: Carmen Webb

Contact Email: carmen.webb@ahs.ca


Park in Lot 6 at the Foothills Hospital and take the 3rd floor walkway across to the Health Sciences Building.

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