7:30 – 7:50


7:55 - 8:05

Welcoming Remarks
Dr. Randy Williams

8:05 – 8:30

Latest Updates on Stroke Imaging and Intervention
Dr. Jeremy Rempel

8:30 – 9:00

COMPASS Trial and Anti-Platelet Update
Dr. Neil Brass and Dr. Tyler Lamb

9:00 – 9:40

Keynote Address: Syncope – the Benign and the Malignant
Dr. Andrew Krahn

9:40 – 9:50

Question and Answer Period
Dr. Randy Williams

9:50 – 10:00


10:00 – 11:00

Case-based Workshops


Heart Failure: How to Treat
Dr. Marc Benoit and Dr. Ken O’Reilly


Acute Coronary Syndrome: A Disease with Many Faces
Dr. Raymond Leung and Dr. Jonah Mizzau


Is QT Prolongation Important in Primary Care?
Dr. Andrew Krahn and Dr. Sajad Gulamhusein


Dietary Myths and Challenges: Promoting Health Not Hype
Dr. Ted Fenske and Dr. Arya Sharma


Lipids: How do we get to targets?
Dr. Micha Dorsch and Dr. Jacques Romney

11:00 – 12:00

Case-based Workshops

12:00 – 1:00

Demonstration: How the Impella Heart Pump Works

1:00 – 2:00

Case-based Workshops

2:05 – 2:20

New Diabetic Drugs and the Treatment of Cardiac Disease
Dr. Jeff Winterstein

2:20 – 2:40

Atrial Fibrillation Update
Dr. Evan Lockwood

2:40 – 3:00

Medical Assistance in Dying: Who, how and why
Dr. Darren Markland

3:00 – 3:20

Medical Marijuana – High Times in Canada
Dr. Alan Jones

3:20 – 3:30

Question and Answer Period, Closing Address, Evaluations, Door Prizes
Dr. Ben Tyrrell

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