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Registration is Open for 2018 Whistler Conference!

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!

16th Annual Canadian Society of Hospital Medicine Conference  
http://ubccpd.ca/course/CSHM2018 
Oct 26-27 (Fri-Sat) Fairmont Chateau Whistler | Whistler BC
Target audience: hospital medicine physicians, general internists, emergency/outpatient, palliative care, rural family physicians providing in-patient care, nurse practitioners, residents & students
Up to 14.5 Mainpro+/MOC Section 1

Course contenthttps://ubccpd.ca/course/CSHM2018#agenda

Registerhttps://events.eply.com/CSHM2018
 

JOIN US IN BEAUTIFUL WHISTLER THIS FALL!

CONFERENCE OBJECTIVES

  1. Review current work-up and therapeutic approaches for common inpatient clinical presentations
  2. Develop informal networks with other hospitalists and specialists
  3. Identify essential skills required to care for medically complex adult inpatients
  4. Highlight QI initiatives and Hospitalist projects via the abstract poster competition

 

PRE-CONFERENCE COURSES

  • HOUSE IM Course: Point-of-Care Ultrasound for Practitioners in the Acute Care Setting

Thu OCT 25 | Fairmont Chateau Whistler | 0800-1645 | $1400 | Max 12 participants

 

  • Leadership Course: Hospitalists as Leaders of the Healthcare System

Thu OCT 25 | Fairmont Chateau Whistler | 0800-1630 | $250 | Max 35 participants

 

  • Mindfulness Workshop: Cultivating Provider Resilience
    Thu OCT 25 | Fairmont Chateau Whistler | 1330-1630 | $150 | Max 24 participants

 

CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHTS

Interactive sessions on topics including:

  • Opiates Crisis Update and Management of Safe Opiate Use
  • Stroke Management Update
  • Lung Mass with a COPD Patient
  • Thrombosis Updates, PE’s & DVT’s
  • Oncology Update
  • Endocrinology: Diabetes Update
  • And much more!

Small group workshops:

  • Difficult Conversations with Patients
  • Leadership: Contract Negotiations and Scheduling
  • Depression Wellness: Trained in a Culture of Performance
  • Conflict Resolution
  • CMPA: Transitions in Care
  • Choose Wisely: How to Implement QI
  • Medical Assistance in Dying (MAiD)

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS

We invite submissions in:

  • Quality Improvement and Patient Safety
  • Innovations in designing hospital medical programs
  • Clinical research targeting medical inpatients in a non-ICU setting
  • Case Reports

For full details on the submission process and guidelines, please visit:

https://canadianhospitalist.ca/blog/call-abstracts-2018-whistler

Submission Deadline is July 31, 2018

 

IT’S NOT ALL WORK, NO PLAY

Whistler in October has so much to offer! We hope you can take some time to enjoy the many sites and adventures that Whistler has to offer. We have arranged special discounts on a variety of activities for our group. Visit the website below for exclusive offers on transportation, wine tasting tours, spa treatments, zipline adventures, ATV tours, and more!
https://www.whistler.com/delegates/shm

Date: 
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
Address: 
Canada