Evidence-Based Psychopharmacology
Therapeutics Course, Richmond, April 13, 2007

3rd Annual Richmond Hospital Department of Psychiatry Clinical Day
In Collaboration with the Therapeutics Initiative

Richmond Hospital, Richmond BC

In collaboration with the Therapeutics Initiative (Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology, and Therapeutics, UBC). The 3rd Annual Richmond Hospital Department of Psychiatry Clinical Day will focus on providing evidence-based updates on a diverse range of topics related to psychopharmacology. All presentations will be practical and highly interactive.

Program Highlights

• Antidepressants, Adolescents, and Suicidality
• Numbers, Evidence, and Beliefs
• The New Injectible Antipsychotics—Do the Data PANSS Out?
• Cognitive Enhancing Agents
• Hypnotics
• Antipsychotics: Beliefs and Delusions
• Natural Alternative Medicines for Depression
• The Potential Legal Complications of Psychiatric Medications
• ADHD: ‘Focusing’ On the Evidence
• Pain Medications

For full program and event information please click here to download the brochure (PDF format, 620kb). Will require Adobe Acrobat to read. Download it for free here!

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Friday, April 13, 2007 from 08:00 to 15:40 hours

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Richmond Hospital
Ralph Fisher Auditorium

7000 Westminster Hwy
Richmond, BC

To see a map of this locations Click Here!

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Fees and Registration

Include all course materials, morning coffee and tea, mid morning break and lunch

By Feb 16, 2007
Feb 16 - Apr 6, 2007
Allied Health Professionals
Residents and Students*

* Residents must present proof of status at the time of registration in order to receive this reduced rate

How to Register

For more information on how to register please click here to download the brochure. You can register by:

Phone: (604) 822-7301
Fax: (604) 822-1727
Internet at www.cpdkt.ubc.ca
Email: info@cpdkt.ubc.ca
105-2194 Health Sciences Mall
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3

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Presenting Faculty

Dr. Lynn Beattie, Professor Emeritus, Department of Medicine, Division of
Geriatric Medicine, UBC

Dr. Jon Fleming, Associate Professor and Deputy Head, Department of      
Psychiatry, UBC

Dr. Jane Garland, Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry, UBC

Dr. James McCormack, PharmD, Professor and Acting Co-Chair, Division of
Clinical Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, UBC

Dr. Tom Perry, Clinical Assistant Professor, Departments of Anesthesiology,
Pharmacology and Therapeutics, and Department of Medicine, Faculty of
Medicine, UBC

Dr. Robert Rangno, Professor Emeritus, Faculty of Medicine , UBC

Dr. Susan Swiggum, Physician Risk Manager, The Canadian Medical            
Protective Association (CMPA), Ottawa, Ontario

Dr. Adil Virani, Assistant Professor, Division of Clinical Pharmacy, Faculty of
Pharmaceutical Sciences, UBC; Manager, Pharmacy Services, Fraser Health

Dr. Sylvia Zerjav, PharmD, Clinical Professor, Faculty of Pharmaceutical         
Sciences, UBC

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The University of British Columbia, Faculty of Medicine, Division of Continuing Professional Development & Knowledge Translation (CDP-KT) is fully accredited by the Committee on Accreditation of Canadian Medical Schools (CACMS) and by reciprocity through the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) of the United States to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians. The UBC Division of CPD-KT designates this educational program as meeting the accreditation criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada for up to 5.25 MAINPRO M1 credits. This program is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. This program has been reviewed and approved by UBC Division of CPD-KT. This program also meets the accreditation criteria for a maximum of 5.25 Category 1 credits toward the American Medical Association Physician’s Recognition Award. Each physician should claim only those credits he/she actually spent in the activity.

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