The Advancements in Medicine 2009 conference is designated
23.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM  by the Minnesota Medical Association
Monday February 23, 2009
Program Schedule

External Sessions in Kingston

Time

Scientific Session - One

University of the West Indies

Mona Campus

Scientific Session - Two

Kingston Pubic Hospital

Scientific Session - Three

Bustamante Children's Hospital

Scientific Session - Four

National Health Lab/

Blood Bank

9:30 - 10:00 a.m.

Diagnosis and Treatment options for Prostate Cancer

Dr. James Bennet

Emory University

Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatisis

Dr. Kymberly Watt

Mayo Clinic

 

Treatment of Cerebral Palsy Workshop

Dr. Mark Gormley Jr.

Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare

Blood Collection Workshop

Dr. David Mair

American Red Cross NCBS

 

Homeostasis/Thrombosis

Dr. Whyte G. Owen

Mayo Clinic

 

10:00 - 10:30 a.m.

Cervical Cancer

Dr. Anesa Ahamad

Emory University

Hepatitis C

Dr. Isaac Bartley

Pasadena Gastroenterology Medical Group

10:30 - 11:00 a.m.

Advances in Treatment of Colorectal Cancer

Dr. Jerome Landry

Emory University

Autoimmune Hepatitis

Dr. Kymberly Watt

Mayo Clinic

11:00 - 11:30 a.m.

Breast Cancer

Dr. Karen Godette

Emory University

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

Dr. Harold L. Mignott

University of Philadelphia

11:30 - 1:00 p.m.

Lunch

Lunch

Lunch

Lunch

1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Networking

Workshop: Prostate Seed Implant (Emory University)

Workshop: Electronic Bracey Therapy  (Emory University)

Rounds with Local Physicians

Networking

 

 Workshop

 

Rounds with Local Physicians

Networking

 

Rounds with Local Physicians

Networking

 

Rounds with Local Physicians

5:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Opening Ceremony

Main Lecture Hall - University of the West Indies

 

Barry Wint Memorial Lecture

 

The Barry Wint Memorial Lecture - Chronic Diseases      

Professor Henry Fraser, Dean

Faculty of Medical Sciences, UWI - Cave Hill Campus

 

Venue

Main Lecture Hall - University of the West Indies, Mona

 

Reception follows in the Sunken Garden

 

Request will be made for contributions to the Barry Wint Memorial Fund

There will be opportunities to register for the main Sessions in Ocho Rios at each of the external site