Don’t miss this fall’s Bringing Best Evidence to Clinicians half-day virtual conference for healthcare providers looking to improve their practice. Keynote Speaker Julia Belluz, host of “Show Me the Evidence”, a journalist and senior health correspondent for Vox, will examine the science behind major headlines in health and medicine. Julia has covered topics including the anti-vaccine movement, shed light on major American health problems, and debunked popular pseudoscience media figures. She’ll present “Lessons from the trenches of evidence-based health journalism (How clinicians deal with patients that read medical journalism.)” Participants will also receive practical, evidence-based prescribing advice from the Therapeutics Initiative faculty including Dr. Tom Perry, Dr. Aaron M Tejani, Dr. Josh Levin and Dr. Jamie Falk. Click here for more details…
- Date: Saturday, October 16, 2021
- Time: 8:30-12:30 PDT [UTC -7; click here to convert to your time zone]
- Venue: online
- Mode of delivery: virtual conference
- Accreditation: 3.75 Mainpro+/MOC Section 1
- Intended audience: family physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, pharmacists, allied health professionals, specialists, residents, and students; patients, caregivers, policy-makers are also welcome.
- Fees: Cost varies, see full description below.
- Registration: click here to register
|08:30||Welcome & Opening Remarks||Dr. Aaron Tejani|
|08:40||Keynote Speaker Introduction||Dr. Tom Perry|
|08:45||Keynote: Lessons from the trenches of evidence-based health journalism
(How clinicians deal with patients that read medical journalism)
|09:45||A Deep Dive into SGLT2 inhibitors: What comes up to the surface for individual patients with diabetes?
||Dr. Jamie Falk|
|10:35||Exercise Prescriptions: evidence and clinical applications
||Dr. Josh Levin|
|11:10||How well do you know the drugs you prescribe?
(Listening and observing thoughtfully can protect your patients from pointless adverse effects)
|Dr. Tom Perry|
|11:40||Common Prescribing Cascades & Is there a dose response for efficacy and harm?
(Assessing the evidence for commonly prescribed medicines)
|Dr. Aaron Tejani|
|12:15||Key Messages & Closing Remarks||Dr. Aaron Tejani|
All fees are in Canadian dollars. 5% GST applies to all fees.
Registration includes: Access to the live virtual event, all available resources & materials, and access to the post-event recordings.