Presenters

Contact Information

Topic

 Location and Date

Dr. Anesa Ahamad

Oncology Advisor, Independent

National Radiotherapy Center

St. James Medical Complex

112 Western Main Road

St.  James, Trinidad

anesa.ahamad@gmail.com

Cervical Cancer

 

Workshops

Prostate Seed Implant

Electronic Bracey Therapy

 

University of the West Indies, Mona

Monday 2/23/09

University of West Indies, Montego Bay

Tuesday 2/24/09

Dr. Amza Ali

University of the West Indies,

Mona, Kingston 7,

Jamaica West Indies

HAM/TSP   

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/28/09

Dr. Thomas Allison

Mayo Clinic
200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN 55905

21st Century Preventive Cardiology

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/27/09

Dr. Isaac Bartley

Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine

2750 East Washington Boulevard Suite 330
Pasadena, CA 91107

Update Hepatitis C

Kingston Public Hospital

2/23/09

Colon Cancer Screening

Mandeville Hospital

2/24/09

Dr. Dahna Batts

Acting Medical Director,  Epi-X
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
National Center for Health Marketing
Emergency Communication Branch
office: 404-639-2485

dtb7@cdc.gov

Emergency Communication During Public Health Disaster

 

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/28/09

Dr. Mike Belzer

Medical Director  & CEO

Hennepin County Medical Center

Associate Dean,

University of Minnesota School of Medicine

Mail Code O1

701 Park Avenue

Minneapolis, MN 55415

Michael.Belzer@hcmed.org;

theresa.mccabe@hcmed.org

Quality Control in Medicine and Healthcare

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/27/09

Mr. Meyer Belzer 
Professional Research Assistant
Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes
University of Colorado at Denver
1775 North Ursula Street
P.O. Box 6508
Aurora, CO 80045
Phone: 303-724-6758

Fax: 303-724-6707
meyer.belzer@uchsc.edu

Type I Diabetes-

Are we Close to a Cure?

University of the West Indies

2/26/09

Dr. James Bennett

James Bennett, M.D.

128 North Ave. N.E.

Suite 100

Atlanta, GA 30308

jbennett@midtown-urology.com

Update on Diagnosis and Treatment options for Prostate Cancer

 

Workshops

Prostate Seed Implant

Electronic Bracey Therapy

University of the West Indies, Mona

Monday 2/23/09

University of West Indies, Montego Bay

Tuesday 2/24/09

Dr. Verna Brooks-McKenzie

University of the West Indies,

Mona, Kingston 7,

Jamaica West Indies

Osteoporosis in Women-Jamaican Perspective

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/27/09

Dr. Eric L. Brown

2635 South Cobb Drive
Smyrna, GA 30080
atleb@gyn-care.com

Current Innovations in Women's Reproductive Technology

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/27/09

 

Dr. Paul Carryon

Head Cardiologist

Cook County Provident Hospital

500 E 51st St # 1
Chicago, IL 60615
(773) 572-2000

ARPC68@aol.com 

Current Status of Heart Failure Staging and Prevention

Kingston Public Hospital

2/24/09

Mandeville Hospital

2/26/09

Dr. Paula Dawson

University of the West Indies,

Mona, Kingston 7,

Jamaica West Indies.

Emergency and Sports Medicine

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/28/09

Dr. John Finnegan

Dean School of Public Health

University of Minnesota
A302 Mayo Memorial Building
Mayo Mail Code 197
420 Delaware Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455-0381
Phone: 612-625-1179

The Use of Evidence in Policy Formation, Implementation and Evaluation

 

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/27/09

  

Dr. Garfield Forbes

Faculty of Medical Sciences

University of the West Indies, Mona

Kingston

876-926-2180

Management of Solid Tumors in Children

 

 

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/27/09

 

Dr. Karen Godette

Medical Director - Dept. of Radiation Oncology

Emory University School of Medicine

550 Peachtree Street, NE - The Glenn Building

Atlanta, Georgia 30308

Phone: (404) 686-2391

Breast Cancer

 

Workshops

Prostate Seed Implant

Electronic Bracey Therapy

University of the West Indies, Mona

Monday 2/23/09

University of West Indies, Montego Bay

Tuesday 2/24/09

Cervical Cancer

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/28/09

Dr. Mark Gormley Jr.

Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine

Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare

200 East University Avenue St.

Paul, MN  55101

(651) 229-3819

mgormley@gillettechildrens.com

DAllen@gillettechildrens.com

Workshop

Treatment of Cerebral Palsy

Bustamante Children´┐Żs Hospital

2/23/09 - 2/24/09

Dr. Glenroy Heywood

Department of Surgery
Division of Surgical Oncology
University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center
Cancer Research and Treatment Center
MSC 08 - 4630
University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001

(505) 272-6612
gheywood@salud.unm.edu

Surgical Treatment of Colorectal Cancer

Kingston Public Hospital

2/24/09

Mandeville Hospital

2/26/09

Treating Liver Metastases From Colorectal Cancer: A Multidisciplinary Approach

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/28/09

Laparoscopic Intestinal Resections

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/28/09

Dr. Aggrey Irons

University of the West Indies,

Mona, Kingston 7,

Jamaica West Indies

Domestic Violence & Youth Violence

Sunset Jamaica Grande

Dr. Keith Joseph

Mayo Clinic
200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN 55905

Josephs.Keith@mayo.edu

Movement Disorders

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/28/09

Dr. Eulalia Kahwa

University of the West Indies

Mona, Kingston 7

Jamaica West Indies

Bronchial Asthma in the Elderly

 

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/27/09

 

Dr. R. Jeffrey Karnes

Mayo Clinic
200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN 55905

Karnes.R@mayo.edu

Prostate Cancer

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/28/09

Dr. Ann Kearnes

Mayo Clinic
200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN 55905

Kearns.Ann@mayo.edu,

Osteoporosis in Women

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/27/09

 

Dr. B. Mark Keegan

Mayo Clinic
200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN 55905

keegan.bmark@mayo.edu

Multiple Sclerosis: Diagnosis and Treatment

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/28/09

Dr. Jerome Landry

Jerome Landry, M.D.

Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology

Emory University School of Medicine

1355 Clifton Dr. N.E.

Atlanta, GA 30322

jerome@radonc.emory.org

Phone: (404) 686-2391

Advances in Treatment of Colorectal Cancer

 

Workshops

Prostate Seed Implant

Electronic Bracey Therapy

 

University of the West Indies, Mona

Monday 2/23/09

University of West Indies, Montego Bay

Tuesday 2/24/09

Dr. Anthony Langone

Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

1161 21st Ave. South, S-3223 MCN

Nashville, TN 37232 (campus zip 2372)

(615)  322-6976

Fax: (615)-343-7156

Anthony.Langone@Vanderbilt.Edu

Hypertension, Diabetes and the Resultant Nephropathy

 

Mandeville Hospital

2/24/09

University of the West Indies, Mona

2/26/09

Kidney Transplant

University of the West Indies, Mona

2/26/09

Dr. Kevin Larsen

Hennepin County Medical Center

Office of the Medical Director - Mail Code O1

701 Park Avenue

Minneapolis, MN 55415

kevin.larsen@hcmed.org

Information Technology in Healthcare

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/28/09

Dr. Scott Litin

Mayo Clinic
200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN 55905

litin.scott@mayo.edu

Making Your Next Presentation better than your Last

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/27/08

Dr. Joseph Lobl

Mayo Clinic
200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN 55905

lobl.joseph@mayo.edu

Emergency Management of the Comatose Patient

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/28/09

Dr. Charles Loprinzi

Mayo Clinic
200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN 55905

cloprinzi@mayo.edu

Metastatic Breast Cancer

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/28/09

Dr. David Mair

Medical Director

American Red Cross- NCBS

100 South Robert St

St. Paul, MN, 55107

Office: 651-290-8994

FAX: 651-291-3884

maird@usa.redcross.org

Workshop

Blood Collections and Processing

National Health Lab/Blood Bank

2/23/09

Apheresis and Sickle Cell

University of the West Indies, Mona

2/24/09

University of the West Indies

Montego Bay

2/26/09

Mr. Daniel Majors

Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

1161 21st Ave. South, S-3223 MCN

Nashville, TN 37232

615-322-6683

daniel.s.majors@Vanderbilt.Edu

Workshop

An Efficient Dialysis Center

Mandeville Hospital

2/24/09

Apheresis Technology

National Health Lab/Blood Bank

2/23/09

Dr. Rehka Mankad

Mayo Clinic
200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN 55905

Mankad.Rekha@mayo.edu

Coronary Artery Disease in Women

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/27/09

Dr. Virginia  McCarthy

University of St. Catherine

2004 Randolph Ave.

St. Paul MN 55105

651-690-6813

VMMcCarthy@stkate.edu,

Pediatric Health and  Community Health Nursing

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/27/09

Dr. Harold Mignott

3701 Market St
Edward South Cooper Internal Me
Suite 640
Philadelphia, PA 19104

hmignott@comcast.net

Hypercholesterolemia: Who to Treat, When to Treat, and How to Treat

Kingston Public Hospital

2/23/09

Treatment of Severe Hypertension

Kingston Public Hospital

2/23/09

Mandeville Hospital

2/26/09

Dr. Timothy Morgenthaler

Mayo Clinic
200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN 55905

TMorgenthaler@mayo.edu

Emergency Asthma Management,

Sleep Apnea, Spirometry

University of the West Indies,

Montego Bay

2/26/09

Dr. Whyte G. Owen

Mayo Clinic
200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN 55905

owen@mayo.edu

Homeostasis/Thombosis

National Health Lab/Blood Bank

2/23/09

University of the West Indies, Mona

2/24/09

University of the West Indies

Montego Bay

2/26/09

Mr. Richard Phidd

Manager of Accute Renal and Apheresis

Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

1161 21st Ave. South, S-3223 MCN

Nashville, TN 37232

615-322-6683

Richard.phidd@vandderbilt.edu

Workshop

An Efficient Dialysis Center

Mandeville Hospital

2/24/09

Quality Control in Renal Unit  Management

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/27/09

Mr. Allan Putnam

RCQ Strategies

2862 Aspen Lake Dr. NE

Blaine MN 55445

612-207-5334

waputnam@aol.com

Workshop

Partnership for Clinical Trial

University of the West Indies, Mona

2/24/09

University of the West Indies,

Montego Bay

2/26/09

Dr. Clement Rose

Weiss Memorial Hospital

4646 North Marine Drive

Eighth Floor, 8 Blum

Chicago IL 60640

773-564-5363

Csrosemd@aol.com

Preventing and Treating Radiocontrast Media

University of the West Indies, Mona

2/24/09

Asthma Management

Mandeville Hospital

2/24/09

Dr. Felix Rigoli

Pan-American Health Organization

525 23rd St. N.W.

Washington, D.C. 20037

Telephone: 202-974-3019

rigolife@paho.org

The Crisis of Human Resources in the Healthcare Industry

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/28/09

Ms. Angie Rogers

Area Manager

Vanderbilt Dialysis Clinic/Fresenius Medical Care

1500 21st Avenue South

Suite 3600

Nashville, TN 37212

615-343-3676 (phone VDC)

615-343-8341(fax)

angie.rogers@fmc-na.com

Workshop

An Efficient Dialysis Center

Mandeville Hospital

2/24/09

Management of Dialyze Patients

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/27/09

 

Dr. Maurine Samms-Vaughn

University of the West Indies

Mona, Kingston 7

Jamaica West Indies

876-922-9296-7

msamms@cwjamaica.com,

The  Autistic Child

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/27/09

 

Dr. Gerald Schulman

Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

1161 21st Ave. South, S-3305 MCN

Nashville, TN 37232 (campus zip 2372)

gerald.schulman@vanderbilt.edu

(615) 322-6976 phone;

(615) 343-2605 fax

gerald.schulman@vanderbilt.edu

 New Treatment for Kidney Disease

Mandeville Hospital

2/24/09

University of the West Indies, Mona

2/26/09

Hypertension and Kidney Failure

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/27/09

Dr. Paul Scott

University of the West Indies

Mona, Kingston 7

Jamaica West Indies

Tele (876) - 927 - 4265
Fax: (876) - 978 - 1918

Lung Cancer

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/28/09

Ms. Linda Sikkink, RN

Mayo Clinic
200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN 55905

sikkink.linda@mayo.edu 

Care for Cardiac Patients

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/27/09

 

Dr. Al Stachowski

Brook West Chiropractic Clinic
6800 78th Ave N Suite #107

Brooklyn Park, MN  55445
Phone: (763) 566-1042
Fax: (763) 566-8090

alstachowski@gmail.com

Acupuncture and Chiropractic Care

University of the West Indies, Mona

2/24/09

University of the West Indies

Montego Bay

2/26/09

Dr. Clive Thomas

University of the West Indies,

Mona, Kingston 7,

Jamaica West Indies

Keyhole Gall-bladder Surgery (Minimally Invasive Surgery)

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/27/09

Dr. Tom Tilbury  

Mayo Clinic
200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN 55905

tilbury.thomas@mayo.edu

Recognition and Treatment of the Acute Coronary Syndrome

Kingston Public Hospital

2/24/09

Mandeville Hospital

2/26/09

Dr.  Edwin Tulloch-Reid

Medical Director

Heart Institute of the Caribbean

23 Balmoral Avenue

Kingston 10,

Jamaica West Indies

Telephone: 876-906-2105

etullochreid@hotmail.com

wkong@caribbeanheart.com

Congestive Cardiac Failure (CCF): A Jamaican Perspective

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/27/09

Dr. Jacqueline Watson

Health Concepts International LLC

1776 Eye Street, NW
Suite 900
Washington, DC 20006
P. 202.756.4810
F. 202.756.1301

jwhci@aol.com

Health Tourism Development: Practical Policy and Implementation Strategies

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/28/09

Dr. Kymberly Watt

Mayo Clinic
200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN 55905

Watt.kymberly@mayo.edu

Autoimmune Hepatitis

Kingston Public Hospital

2/23/09

University of the West Indies

Montego Bay

2/26/09

Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatisis

Kingston Public Hospital

2/23/09

 

Dr. Gillian Wharfe

University of the West Indies

Mona, Kingston 7

Jamaica West Indies

gwharfe@cwjamaica.com

Acute Leukemia

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/27/09

Mrs. Yvonne Wint, RN

University of the West Indies

Mona, Kingston 7

Jamaica West Indies

yvonnew07@gmail.com

Trigger Factors in Bronchial Asthma in Jamaica

Sunset Jamaica Grande

2/27/09