The Advancements in Medicine 2010: A US and Caribbean Perspective

Making a Difference in Rural Healthcare

February 22-27, 2010

Workshops and Clinics in Kingston 

Bustamante Children's Hospital Schedule

The Mission Statement

The Mission of the Advancements in Medicine Conference is to provide an annual international forum through which medical and healthcare professionals in Jamaica and those from other parts of the world can meet and exchange information on current developments in medicine and help identify and implement solutions that will lead to improvements in the healthcare delivery system of Jamaica.

Bustamante Children's Hospital

Monday February 22, 2010

8:15 - 9:00

Registration

9:00 - Noon

Workshop

Rhizotomy Surgery

Injections and Braces Fitting

 

Panel

Dr.  Joe Petronio, Neurosurgeon

Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare, Minnesota

 

Dr. Mark Gormley, Jr., Physiatrist

Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare, Minnesota

 

Amy Schulz, PT
Rehabilitation Therapies

Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare, Minnesota

 

Facilitator: Dr. Paula Dawson, Physiatrist

University of the West Indies

Noon - 1:00 LUNCH
1:00 - 2:30 Spasticity Eval Clinic and Case Review

Bustamante Children's Hospital

Tuesday February 23, 2010

8:15- 9:00

Registration

9:00 - Noon

Workshop

Rhizotomy Surgery

Injections and Braces Fitting

 

Panel

Dr.  Joe Petronio, Neurosurgeon

Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare, Minnesota

 

Dr. Mark Gormley, Jr., Physiatrist

Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare, Minnesota

 

Amy Schulz, PT
Rehabilitation Therapies

Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare, Minnesota

 

 

Facilitator: Dr. Paula Dawson, Physiatrist

University of the West Indies

Noon - 1:00 LUNCH
1:00 - 2:30 Spasticity Eval Clinic and Case Review

 

Bustamante Children's Hospital

Wednesday February 24, 2010

8:15 - 9:00

Registration

9:00 - Noon

Workshop

 

Rhizotomy Surgery

Injections and Braces Fitting

 

Panel

Dr.  Joe Petronio, Neurosurgeon

Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare, Minnesota

 

Dr. Mark Gormley, Jr., Physiatrist

Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare, Minnesota

 

Amy Schulz, PT
Rehabilitation Therapies

Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare, Minnesota

 

Facilitator: Dr. Paula Dawson, Physiatrist

University of the West Indies

Noon - 1:00 LUNCH
1:00 - 2:30 Spasticity Eval Clinic and Case Review

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