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Oncology Day for Primary Care Providers

Central Regional Cancer Program

Friday, 7 February 2020 from 7:30 AM to 2:30 PM (EST)

Oncology Day for Primary Care Providers

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The Regional Cancer Program at Southlake Regional Health Centre is excited to present the 8th Central Regional Cancer Program Oncology Day for Primary Care Providers: Connecting the Dots in Cancer Care. This educational event is open to family physicians and nurse practitioners, internists, other specialists, nurses, and allied health professionals with an interest in the care of patients with a cancer diagnosis.

 

The goal of the program is to impart excellence in cancer care by modelling current and innovative oncology advances, using didactic and interactive learning experiences at an interdisciplinary event.

 

OBJECTIVES FOR THE DAY

1) Integrate primary care and the cancer care communities 

2) Increase awareness of new developments in the management of common cancers from medical, radiation and surgical perspectives 

3) Discuss practical approaches to cancer screening, genetics, endocrinopathies and the abnormal CBC 

4) Close the continuity gap with the evolving interprofessional team 

5) Integrate the patient and caregiver perspective along the continuum of care

  

AGENDA

 

Registration and Welcome

 

7:30-8:15 a.m.

Breakfast and registration

8:15-8:20 a.m.

Opening Remarks and Agenda

8:20-8:40 a.m.

Keynote Address: Family Practice: The Anchor in the Cancer Care Relay – Dr. Gautam Sudan

Plenary

 

8:40-9:15 a.m.

How to Approach an Abnormal CBC – Dr. Vignesh Bharath

Screening for Common Cancers

 

9:15-9:50 a.m.

Colorectal cancer screening and FIT – Dr. Marla Ash and Dr. Peter Stotland

9:50-10:15 a.m.

Cervical cancer screening and HPV testing – Dr. Felice Lackman

10:15-10:40 a.m.

Prostate cancer screening – Dr. Adeel Sheikh

Break

 

10:40-11:00 a.m.

Break and networking

Plenary

 

11:00-11:35 a.m.

Genetics – Ms. Ingrid Ambus

Oncology Updates

 

11:35-11:55 a.m.

Medical Oncology – Dr. Francis Patafio

11:55-12:15 p.m.

Surgical Oncology – Dr. Sara Temple

12:15-12:35 p.m.

Radiation Oncology – Mr. James Loudon

Lunch

 

12:35-1:15 p.m.

Lunch and networking

Plenary

 

1:15-1:40 p.m.

Oncology and Endocrinopathies – Dr. Karen Gomez-Hernandez

Panel Discussion

 

1:40-2:15 p.m.

Optimizing Continuity of Care – Dr. Charles Cho, Dr. Shaqil Kassam, Dr. Darlene Lower and Ms. Brenda Wilks

Evaluation

 

2:15-2:20 p.m.

Evaluation and Adjourn

 


PLANNING COMMITTEE

Marla Ash, MD, CCFP

Arnell Baguio, MD, CCFP

Catherine Cotton, BScPT, MHSc, CHE

Cynthia Heron BScN, RN, CON(C)

Jacqueline Hornick B.Sc (Hons), RD

Shaqil Kassam, MD, MSc, FRCPC

Mark Katz, MD, FRCPC

Susan Kuzmyk, MD, CCFP

Milena Markovski, MD, CCFP

Steve Rubenzahl, MD

Woody Wells, MD, FRCPC

 

FACULTY

 

Ingrid Ambus, MSc, CCGC
Genetics Counsellor, North York General Hospital

 

Marla Ash, MD, CCFP
Family Physician and Cancer Care Ontario Primary Care Lead for Central Regional Cancer Program

 

Vighnesh Bharath, BSc, MD, FRCPC
Hematologist/Oncologist, Humber River Hospital

 

Charles Cho, MD, MSc, FRCP(C)
Radiation Oncologist, Southlake Regional Health Centre

 

Karen Gomez-Hernandez, MD, MSc
Endocrinologist, Mount Sinai Hospital

 

Shaqil Kassam, MD, MSc, FRCPC
Medical Oncologist, Southlake Regional Health Centre

 

Felice Lackman, MD, FRCSC
Obstetrician/Gynaecologist, Markham Stouffville Hospital
Cancer Care Ontario Cervical Screening/Colposcopy Lead for Central Regional Cancer Program

 

Darlene Lower, MD, CCFP
Family Physician, Mount Sinai Hospital Sherman Health and Wellness Centre, Vaughan

 

James Loudon, MHS, MRT(T), PMP
Manager, Radiation Therapy, Stronach Regional Cancer Centre at Southlake

 

Dr. Francis Patafio, MD, MPhil, FRCPC
Medical Oncologist, Mackenzie Health

 

Adeel Sheikh, BHSC, MD, FRCSC
Urologist, Markham Stouffville Hospital

 

Peter Stotland, MD, MSc, FRCSC
Surgical Oncologist, North York General Hospital
Cancer Care Ontario Surgical Oncology Lead for Central Regional Cancer Program

 

Dr. Gautam Sudan, MD, FRCPC
Medical Oncologist, Humber River Hospital

 

Sara Temple, MD, FRCSC
Surgical Oncologist and General Surgeon, Southlake Regional Health Centre

 

Brenda Wilks NP, MN, CON(C)
Nurse Practitioner, Stronach Regional Cancer Center at Southlake

 

ACCREDITATION

Application for CME Accreditation has been submitted. 

  

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT

We gratefully acknowledge our Supporters (confirmed at time of publishing):

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Edward Hotel Markham
50 East Valhalla Drive
Markham, ON L3R 0A3
Canada

Friday, 7 February 2020 from 7:30 AM to 2:30 PM (EST)


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