The Advancements in Medicine 2010: A US and Caribbean Perspective

Making a Difference in Rural Healthcare

February 22-27, 2010

Workshops and Clinics

Kingston Public 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.

Kingston Public Hospital

Monday February 22, 2010

8:15 - 9:00

Registration

9:00 - Noon

Workshop

Emergency Trauma Surgery

 Intensive Care Management of the Critically Ill

 Management of Patient with Multiple Gunshot Wounds

 Management of Patients with Vascular Injuries

 

Panel

 

 

Facilitator: Dr. Patrick Bhoorasingh

Senior Medical Officer, Kingston Public Hospital

Noon - 1:00 LUNCH
1:00 - 300 Clinics and Case Reviews

Kingston Public Hospital

Tuesday February 23, 2010

8:15 - 9:00

Registration

9:00 - Noon

Nephrology Workshop

 

Panel

Dr. Anthony Langone, Nephrologist

Vanderbilt University, Tennessee

 

Dr. Gerald Schulman, Nephrologist

Vanderbilt University, Tennessee

 

Dr. LaTonya Hickson, Nephrologist

Mayo Clinic, Minnesota

 

Nephrology Surgeon (TBD)

Vanderbilt University, Tennessee

 

Richard Phidd, RN

Vanderbilt University

 

Facilitator: Dr. Charmaine Watson-Brown

Kingston Public Hospital

Workshop

Advance Technology in Health Hygiene

 

 

Panel

Dr. Paul Allwood

University of Minnesota

 

Dr. Annette Cunningham, Family Medicine

University of Minnesota

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Facilitator: Dr. Patrick Bhoorasingh

Senior Medical Officer, Kingston Public Hospital

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

Kingston Public Hospital

Wednesday February 24, 2010

8:00 - 8:30

Registration

9:00 - Noon

Nephrology Workshop

 

 

 

 

Panel

Dr. Anthony Langone, Nephrologist

Vanderbilt University, Tennessee

 

Gerald Schulman, Nephrologist

Vanderbilt University, Tennessee

 

LaTonya Hickson, Nephrologist

Mayo Clinic, Minnesota

 

Nephrology Surgeon (TBD)

Vanderbilt University, Tennessee

 

Richard Phidd, RN

Vanderbilt University

 

 

Facilitator: Dr. Charmaine Watson-Brown

Kingston Public Hospital

ECG workshop 

Evaluation of Patients Presenting with Chest Pain

Optimal CAD Preventive Therapies

Current Status of Heart Failure Staging and Prevention

Heart Failure Management

 

Panel

Dr.  Paul Carryon, Cardiologist

Cook County Medical Center, Illinois

 

Dr.  Monique Ford, Cardiologist

Mayo Clinic, Minnesota

 

Dr. Gladstone Martin, Cardiologist

Cook County Medical Center, Illinois

 

Dr.  Raymond Shields, Cardiologist

Mayo Clinic, Minnesota

 

Dr.  Tom Tilbury, Cardiologist

Mayo Clinic, Minnesota

 

Facilitator: Dr. Patrick Bhoorasingh

Senior Medical Officer, Kingston Public Hospital

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

Kingston Public Hospital

Thursday February 25, 2010

8:15 - 9:00

Registration

9:00 - Noon

Workshop

Nephrology Workshop

 

 

 

Panel

Dr. Anthony Langone, Nephrologist

Vanderbilt University, Tennessee

 

Gerald Schulman, Nephrologist

Vanderbilt University, Tennessee

 

LaTonya Hickson, Nephrologist

Mayo Clinic, Minnesota

 

Nephrology Surgeon (TBD)

Vanderbilt University, Tennessee

 

Richard Phidd, RN

Vanderbilt University

 

 

Facilitator: Dr. Charmaine Watson-Brown

Kingston Public Hospital

ECG Workshop 

Evaluation of Patients Presenting with Chest Pain

Optimal CAD Preventive Therapies

Current Status of Heart Failure Staging and Prevention

Heart Failure Management

 

Panel

Dr.  Paul Carryon, Cardiologist

Cook County Medical Center, Illinois

 

Dr.  Monique Ford, Cardiologist

Mayo Clinic, Minnesota

 

Dr. Gladstone Martin, Cardiologist

Cook County Medical Center, Illinois

 

Dr.  Raymond Shields, Cardiologist

Mayo Clinic, Minnesota

 

Dr.  Tom Tilbury, Cardiologist

Mayo Clinic, Minnesota

 

Facilitator: Dr. Patrick Bhoorasingh

Senior Medical Officer, Kingston Public Hospital

Noon - 1:00 LUNCH
1:00 - 3:00 Clinic and Case Review

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