SCHEDULE OF THE DAY

 

59th André Aisenstadt Annual Memorial Clinical Day
Blood Clots 360: A symposium on the latest advances in understanding, diagnosing and treating venous thrombosis
In honour of Dr. Susan R. Kahn on Thursday, October 20, 2022

SCHEDULE OF THE DAY

8:30 to 8:45 am
Welcome and Review of the Clinical Day by
Dr. Ernesto Schiffrin
Special Remarks by
Dr. Lawrence Rosenberg
Overview of General Learning Objectives by
Dr. Vicky Tagalakis

SESSION 1

8:45 - 9:15 am
Dr. Agnes Y. Y. Lee - Cancer and thrombosis

9:15 - 9:25 am | Question and Answer

9:25 - 9:55 am
Dr. Suresh Vedantham - Interventional therapies for acute and chronic venous thrombosis

9:55 - 10:05 am | Question and Answer

10:05 - 10:35 am | Health Break

10:35 - 11:05 am
Dr. Marc Rodger -Treatment duration of venous thrombosis: how long is enough?

11:05 - 11:15 am | Question and Answer

11:15 - 11:45 am
Dr. Mary Cushman - Racial Differences in Venous Thromboembolism in the United States

11:45 - 11:55 am | Question and Answer

11:55 am - 12:55 pm | Lunch Break

SESSION 2

12:55 - 1:25 pm
Dr. Shannon Bates - Venous thrombosis in the context of pregnancy

1:25 - 1:35 pm | Question and Answer

1:35 - 2:05 pm
Dr. Phil Wells - Exciting drug advances in treatment of venous thrombosis

2:05 - 2:15 pm | Question and Answer

2:15 - 3:15 pm | Concluding remarks and adjournment

SCIENTIFIC CHAIR
Ernesto L. Schiffrin, C.M., MD, PhD, FRSC, FRCPC, FACP
Physician-in-Chief, Sir Mortimer B. Davis-Jewish General Hospital
Distinguished James McGill Professor and Associate Chair, Department of Medicine, McGill University

CO-CHAIR
Vicky Tagalakis, MD, FRCPC, MSc
Associate Professor, McGill University
Director, Division of General Internal Medicine, McGill University
Division of Internal Medicine, and Centre for Clinical Epidemiology of the Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research, Jewish General Hospital

GUEST LECTURERS
Shannon M. Bates, MDCM, MSc, FRCPC
Professor, Department of Medicine, McMaster University
Director, Discipline of Hematology in Laboratory Medicine
Eli Lilly Canada/May Cohen Chair in Women's Health
Division of Hematology & Thromboembolism, Department of Medicine

Mary Cushman, MD
Professor and Vice Chair for Emerging Researchers, Department of Medicine
Co-Director, Vermont Center for Cardiovascular and Brain Health, Larner College of Medicine at the University of Vermont
Director, Thrombosis and Hemostasis Program, University of Vermont Medical Center

Agnes Y. Y. Lee, MD, MSc, FRCPC
Professor of Medicine, University of British Columbia
Consultant, BC Cancer
Medical Director, Thrombosis program, Vancouver Coastal Health
Scientist, Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences (CHÉOS)

Marc Rodger, MD, FRCPC, MSc (Epidemiology)
Chair, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, McGill University
Physician-in-Chief, McGill University Health Center
Harry Webster Thorp Professor of Medicine

Suresh Vedantham, MD
Professor of Radiology & Surgery Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology
Assistant Dean for Clinical Research
Medical Director, Center for Clinical Studies Washington University School of Medicine

Philip Wells, MD, FRCPC, MSc
Professor, DOM, The University of Ottawa, FOM and The Ottawa Hospital
Distinguished Research Chair in Thrombosis
University of Ottawa Research Chair
Senior Scientist, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute

MODERATORS
Mark Blostein, MD, FRCP(C) - morning moderator
Associate Professor of Medicine McGill University
Director, Coagulation Laboratories and Anticoagulation Clinic
Associate Director, Division of Hematology, Jewish General Hospital

Maral Koolian, MDCM, FRCPC, MSc - afternoon moderator
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, McGill University
Director, AFC in Thrombosis Medicine, McGill University
Division of General Internal Medicine and Centre for Clinical Epidemiology of the Lady Davis
Institute for Medical Research, Jewish General Hospital


This program meets the accreditation criteria as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and has been accredited by the Office for Continuing Professional Development, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, McGill University for up to __5.25___ Section 1 (Accredited Group Learning Activity) credits/hours. 
 
Through an agreement between the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert Royal College MOC credits to AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Information on the process to convert Royal College MOC credit to AMA credit can be found at
www.ama-assn.org/go/internationalcme
 
This one-credit-per-hour Group Learning program meets the certification criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been certified by the Office for Continuing Professional Development, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences for up to ___5.25____ Mainpro+ credits.
CERT+ Session ID: 198359-001