The Advancements in Medicine 2009 conference is designated
23.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM  by the Minnesota Medical Association
Tuesday February 24, 2009
Program Schedule
 

Morning External Sessions in Kingston

(Those participating in external sessions in Mandeville and Montego Bay will depart Kingston)

Time

Scientific Session - Five

University of the West Indies

Mona Campus

Scientific Session - Six

Kingston Pubic Hospital

Scientific Session - Three Con't

Bustamante Children's Hospital

9:30 - 10:00 a.m.

Preventing and Treating Radiocontrast Media

Dr. Clement Rose

Weiss Memorial Hospital

Recognition and Treatment of the Acute Coronary Syndrome

Dr. Tom Tilbury

Mayo Clinic

Treatment of Cerebral Palsy Workshop

Dr. Mark Gormley Jr.

10:00 - 10:30 a.m.

An Introduction to Acupuncture and Chiropractic Care

Dr. Al Stachowski

Brookwest Chiropractic

Hypertension

Dr. Harold Mignot

University of Phiadelphia

10:30 - 11:00 a.m.

Apheresis  and Sickle Cell Treatment

Dr. David Mair

American Red Cross NCBS

Cardiovascular Disease

Dr. Paul Carryon

Cook County Provident Hospital

11:00 - 11:30 a.m.

Homeostasis/Thrombosis

Dr. Whyte G. Owen

Mayo Clinic

Surgical Treatment of Colorectal Cancer

Dr. Glenroy Heywood

University of New Mexico

11:30 - 1:00 p.m.

Lunch

Lunch

Lunch

Lunch

1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Networking

 

Workshop: Clinical Trials

Mr. Allan Putnam

 

 Rounds with Local Physicians

Networking

 

Rounds with Local Physicians

Networking

 

 Rounds with Local Physicians

Networking

 

 Rounds with Local Physicians

Afternoon External Sessions in Montego Bay and Mandeville

Time

Scientific Session - Seven

Cornwall Regional Hospital 

UWI - Montego Bay Campus

Scientific Session - Eight

Mandeville Hospital

1:00 - 1:30 p.m.

Diagnosis and Treatment options for Prostate Cancer

Dr. James Bennet

Emory University

Colon Cancer Screening

Dr. Isaac Bartley

Pasadena Gastroenterology Clinic

1:30 - 2:00 p.m.

Cervical Cancer

Dr. Anesa Ahamad

Emory University

Hypertension, Diabetes and the Resultant Nephropathy

Dr. Anthony Langone

Vanderbilt University

2:00 - 2:30 p.m.

Advances in Treatment of Colorectal Cancer

Dr. Jerome Landry

Emory University

New Treatment for Kidney Disease

Dr. Gerald Schulman

Vanderbilt University

2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Breast Cancer

Dr. Karen Godette

Emory University

Asthma Management

Dr. Clement Rose

Weiss Memorial Hospital

2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Networking

 

Workshop: Prostate Seed Implant

(Emory University)

 

Workshop: Electronic Bracey Therapy

(Emory University)

 

Rounds with Local Physicians

Networking

 

Workshop: Dialysis Center Management and Patient Care

Ms. Angie Rogers

Mr. Richard Phidd

 

Rounds with Local Physicians

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