The Advancements in Medicine 2008:

                           A U.S. and Caribbean Perspective

Sunset Jamaica Grand Hotel, Ocho Rios, Jamaica West Indies

February 20-24, 2008

 

Presenters and Moderators

 

      

 

Presenters

Workshops and Moderators

Presenters

21st Century Management of HIV

 

Dr Zelalem Temesgen

Associate Professor of Medicine,

Infectious Diseases,

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

200 First Street SW

Rochester MN 55905

Tel 507-284-7309

Workshop Session:

 

Review Strategies for Collaborations

Medical/Healthcare and Educational Institutions for the Development of Hospitalized and Disabled Children

 

Dr. Yvonne R.B. Banks

Northwestern College

3003 N. Snelling Ave. N

St. Paul MN 55113

Massive Transfusion: The Pathophysiology of Transfusion in Trauma

 

David C Mair M.D.

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

Autoimmune Hepatitis

 

Dr. Lewis Roberts, M.B. Ch.B., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Gastroenterologist/Hepatologist

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

200 First Street SW

Rochester MN 55905

Tel: 507-284-4823

roberts.lewis@mayo.edu

Workshop Session:

 

Health Factors and Human Trafficking

 

Judge LaJune Thomas Lange (Retired)

President, International Leadership Institute

5021 Vernon Avenue S., PMB 136

Minneapolis, Minnesota 55436

Mobile: (612) 387-9808

judgelangue@gmail.com

www.internationalleadership.org

 

Mrs. Carol Palmer

Permanent Secretary

Ministry of Justice, Jamaica

Modern Day Management and New Treatment Options for Diabetes Mellitus

 

Dr Adrian Vella

Associate Professor of Medicine,

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

200 First Street SW

Rochester MN 55905

Tel: 507-284-3754

BARRY WINT MEMORIAL LECTURE     

Emerging Models for Primary Health Care in Jamaica

 

Sheila Campbell-Forrester, MBBS

Chief Medial Officer

Ministry of Health

2- 4 King Street,

Kingston.

Jamaica West Indies

Moderators

 

Prof. Everard Barton

Head, Dept of Medicine

University of the West Indies

Mona, Kingston 7

Jamaica West Indies

Telephone: 876-927-1707

Fax:  876-977-0691

everard.barton@uwimona.edu.jm

 

Dahna Batts, MD, FACEP
CAPT, US Public Health Service
Team Lead
Clinician Communication Team &
Acting Medical Director,  Epi-X
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
National Center for Health Marketing
Emergency Communication Branch
office: 404-639-2485

 

Dr. Michael Boyne

Sickle Cell Unit,

Tropical Medicine Research Insitute

Department of Medicine

University of the West Indies

Mona, Kingston 7

Jamaica West Indies

876-977-6251

 

Dr. Paul Carryon

Head Cardiologist

Cook County Provident Hospital

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

ARPC68@aol.com 

 

Dr. Winston DeLa Haye

Department of Medicine

University of the West Indies

Mona, Kingston 7

Jamaica West Indies

876-869-5488

 

Lena Dobbs-Johnson, CEO

Advocate HealthCare
Bethany Hospital
Clinical Engineering
3435 W. VanBuren St
Chicago, IL 60624
Tel: (773) 265-3679
Fax: (773) 265-3744
Lena.Dobbs-Johnson@advocatehealth.com

 

Ladi Doonquah, DDS, MD
16 Hope Road
Kingston 10

876/979-3730
ldoonquah@mindspring.com

 

Dr. Althea  East-Innis

University of the West Indies

Department of Medicine

University of the West Indies

Mona, Kingston 7

Jamaica West Indies

876-869-5488

 

Dr. Monique Ford

Cardiovascular Diseases Fellow
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Rochester MN
Tel: 507-284-3545
Ford.Monique@mayo.edu

 

 

Dr. Marshaleen Henriques-Forsythe
Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellow
Mayo Clinic
200 First Street SW
Rochester MN 55905

HenriquesForsythe.Marshaleen@mayo.edu

 

Pierre-John Holmes, DMD, MD
4402 Whitecap Lane
Norcross, GA 30092
205/821-6548
ja_pjh@hotmail.com

 

Dr. Keith Josephs

Mayo Clinic
Neurology Appointment Center
200 First St. SW
Rochester, MN 55905

(507) 284-1588

 Josephs.Keith@mayo.edu

 

B. Waine Kong, Ph.D., J.D.

Chief Executive Officer

Association of Black Cardiologists, Inc.

5355 Hunter Road

Atlanta, GA 30349

Direct Line-404-201-6610

Toll Free:  1.800.753.9222

Fax Line:  678.201-6601

Email:  bwainekong@abcardio.org

Web:  www.abcardio.org

 

Dr. Kevin Larsen

Assistant Professor Internal Medicine

University of Minnesota

Associate Program Director

Internal Medicine Residency

Hennepin County Medical Center

7P HCMC

701 Park Ave S

Minneapolis, MN 55415

612-873-3306

kevin.larsen@co.hennepin.mn.us

 

Prof. Michael Lee

Head, Dept of Medicine

University of the West Indies

Mona, Kingston 7

Jamaica West Indies

Telephone: 876-927-1707

 

Dr. Eva Lewis-Fuller

Ministry of Health

2-4 King Street

Kingston, Jamaica West Indies

876-967-3570

fullere@moh.gov.jm

 

Prof. Derek Mitchell

Moderator -UWI

University of the West Indies

Mona, Kingston

Jamaica West Indies

876-869-5488

derek.mitchell@uwimona.edu.jm

 

Dr. Trevor Murphy

Moderator -UWI

University of the West Indies

Mona, Kingston

Jamaica West Indies

876-869-5488

 

Dr. Ernest Pate

Pan-American Health Organization

2-4 King Street

Kingston, Jamaica West Indies

pateerne@jam.paho.org

 

Richard Phidd, RN

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

 

Angie Rogers, RN, CDN

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

 

Dr. Paul Scott

University of the West Indies

Mona, Kingston

Jamaica West Indies

876-869-5488

 

Dr. Minerva Thame

Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology &  Child Health

Department of Medicine

University of the West Indies

Mona, Kingston 7

Jamaica West Indies

876-970-0329

 

Dr. Thomas Tilbury

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Interventional Cardiologist

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

200 First Street SW

Rochester MN 55905

Tel: 507-255-2445

tilbury.thomas@mayo.edu

 

Professor Rainford Wilks

Sickle Cell Unit,

Tropical Medicine Research Insitute

Department of Medicine

University of the West Indies

Mona, Kingston 7

Jamaica West Indies

876-927-1884

 

Dr. Raymond Shields

Vascular Medicine Specialist,

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

200 First Street SW

Rochester MN 55905

Tel 507-266-9737

 

Dr. Naydene Williams

Department of Medicine

University of the West Indies

Mona, Kingston 7

Jamaica West Indies

876-927-1707

 

Dr. Rosemarie Wright-Pascoe

Senior Lecturer

Department of Medicine

University of the West Indies

Mona, Kingston 7

Jamaica West Indies

Telephone: 876 - 9271707

Fax:  876 - 9770691

rosemarie.wrightpascoe@uwimona.edu.jm

 

 

Prof. Michael Branday

 Deputy Dean Faculty of Medical Sciences

University of the West Indies

Mona, Kingston 7

Jamaica West Indies

Telephone: 876 - 9271707

New Techniques in Surgical Treatment of Colorectal Cancer

 

Dr. Luca Stocchi

Consultant Colorectal Surgeon

Cleveland Clinic

Cleveland, OH

stocchl@ccf.org

 

Becoming An Adult Sickle Cell Patient

(The Stress of Unexpected Survival)

 

Dr. Marvin Reid  

Tropical Medicine Research Institute

Sickle Cell Unit

University of The West Indies

Mona, Kingston 7

Jamaica West Indies

Telephone:  876 - 9776151

Fax: 876 - 9271039

marvin.reid@uwimona.edu.jm

Non-alcoholic Steatohepatisis

(NASH/Fatty Liver Disease)

 

Dr. Charmaine Stewart

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Consultant Hepatologist

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

200 First Street SW

Rochester MN 55905

Stewart.Charmaine@mayo.edu

 

Dr. Vandana Nehra

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

200 First Street SW

Rochester MN 55905

Cervical Cancer & HPV-The Local Experience

 

Prof. Horace Fletcher

Head Dept. of Obstetrics & Gynaecology

University of the West Indies,

Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica West Indies.

Telephone:  876 - 9271145

Fax: 876-9779397

horace.fletcher@uwimona.edu.jm

Tuberculosis, A Historical Perspective - Where are we now?

 

Dr. Mikael Tulloch Reid

Consultant Pulmonologist,

National Chest Hospital

Barbican Road

Kingston 7

Jamaica West Indies

Telephone: 876-927-1326 / 927 0000

Fax:  876-977-6903

mtullochreid@hotmail.com

Collagen Vascular Disease/SLE

 

Dr. Steven Ytterberg

Associate Professor

Medicine Rheumatology Consultant

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

200 First Street SW

Rochester MN 55905

Tel: 507-284-1625

Nutrition In Jamaican Sickle Cell Patients

 

Dr. Marvin Reid  

Tropical Medicine Research Institute

Sickle Cell Unit

University of The West Indies

Mona, Kingston 7

Jamaica West Indies

Telephone:  876 - 9776151

Fax: 876 - 9271039

marvin.reid@uwimona.edu.jm

Coronary Atherosclerosis: Can we prevent it, reverse it or at least halt its progression

 

Dr. Thomas Tilbury

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Interventional Cardiologist

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

200 First Street SW

Rochester MN 55905

Tel: 507-255-2445

tilbury.thomas@mayo.edu

Nutrition in Jamaican Children

 

Dr. Susan Walker

Tropical Medicine Research Institute

Epidemiology Research Unit,

University of the West Indies,

Mona, Kingston 7

 Jamaica West Indies

Telephone: 876 - 8272457

Fax: 876 9272984

susan.walker@uwimona.edu.jm

Diabetes In The Young The Jamaican Experience

 

Dr. Marshall Tulloch- Reid

Consultant Endocrinologist,

Tropical Medicine Research Institute  

Epidemiology Research Unit,

University of The West Indies,

Mona, Kingston 7

Jamaica West Indies                       

Telephone:  876 - 9272457

Fax: 876 - 9272984

marshalltullochreid@uwimona.edu.jm

Obstructive Sleep Apnea

 

Dr. Timothy Morgenthaler, THDCC

Assistant Professor of Medicine,

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

200 First Street SW

Rochester MN 55905

Tel: 507-284-3764

Advancements in Kinney Transplant

 

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

Pancreatic Cancer Surgical Therapy

 

Dr. Kaye M. Reid Lombardo

Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgeon

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

200 First Street SW

Rochester MN 55905

Tel: 507-284-1529

ReidLombardo.Kaye@mayo.edu

Diabetes Management for Hospitalized Patients

 

Dr. Larsen Kevin

Assistant Professor Internal Medicine

University of Minnesota

Associate Program Director

Internal Medicine Residency

Hennepin County Medical Center

7P HCMC

701 Park Ave S

Minneapolis, MN 55415

612-873-3306

kevin.larsen@co.hennepin.mn.us

Paraneoplastic Syndromes:

Update, Diagnosis and Treatment

 

Dr. Sean Pittock

Assistant Professor of Neurology,

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

200 First Street SW

Rochester MN 55905

Tel: 507-284-8533

Diabetes Mellitus and Coronary Artery Disease

Dr. Robert Frye

Professor of Medicine, Cardiology

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

200 First Street SW

Rochester MN 55905

Tel: 507-284-3681

rfrye@mayo.edu

Pediatric Tuberculosis

 

Stacene Maroushek MD, PhD

Pediatric Infectious Disease and

General Pediatrics

Hennepin County Medical Center G-7

701 Park Avenue

Minneapolis, MN 55415

612-873-8511 (office)

612-873-2435 (clinic)

612-589-3100 (pager)

stacene@umn.edu

Disaster Planning to Mitigate the Effects of Natural and Man-made Disasters

 

Michael B. Belzer, MD

Medical Director and Chief Medical Officer

Hennepin County Medical Center

Associate Dean  

University of Minnesota Medical School

701 Park Avenue

Minneapolis, Minnesota 55415

Peptic Ulcer Disease

 

Dr. Tom Mangan

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Gastroenterology Consultant

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

200 First Street SW

Rochester MN 55905

Tel: 507-284- 3917

 

Emergency Response to Minnesota

 Bridge Collapse

 

Joe Clinton, M.D.

Chief Emergency Medicine

Hennepin County Medical Center

7P HCMC

701 Park Ave S

Minneapolis, MN 55415

(612) 873-5683

(612) 904-4241

Contemporary Management of HIV Associated Facial Lipoatrophy -The Jamaican Perspective

 

Dr. Althea  East-Innis

University of the West Indies

Mona, Kingston

Jamaica West Indies

876-869-5488

 

Epilepsy Knowledge Attitudes and Practices in a Suburban Community

 

Dr Amza Ali

Consultant Neurologist

Epilepsy Centre of Jamaica

Andrews Memorial Hospital

27 Old Hope Road

Kingston 7

Jamaica West Indies

Telephone: 876 960 1004

Fax: 876 906 5339

amzamd@yahoo.com

Pregnancy in Sickle Cell Disease

The Jamaican Experience

 

Dr. Keith Campbell

Consultant Physician

May Pen Hospital

Clarendon

Jamaica West Indies

Telephone: 876 880-1453

dcampbell20012001@yahoo.com

 

Dr. Monika Asnani

Tropical Medicine Research Institute

Sickle Cell Unit

University of the West Indies

Mona, Kingston 7

Jamaica West Indies

Telephone:  876 977-6151

Fax:  876 9272984

Erectile Dysfunction

 

Dr Ajay Nehra

Professor of Urology,

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

200 First Street SW

Rochester MN 55905

Tel: 507-266-4466

Rehabilitation Outreach: Delivering Services to Disabled Children in Rural Areas

Mark E. Gormley Jr., MD

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

Health Economics and Strategic Planning for Public Health

 

Dr. Amparro Gordillo

Advisor on Health Economics and Financing

Pan-American Health Organization

525 23rd St. N.W.

Washington, D.C. 20037

Telephone: 202-974-3019

E-Mail: gordilam@paho.org

Progress of Chronic Kidney Disease and New Treatments

 

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

Tropical Non Viral Infections

 

Dr. John Lindo

Head Dept of Microbiology,

University of the West Indies,

Mona, Kingston 7,

Jamaica West Indies

Telephone:  876-977-2206

Fax: 876-977-1265

john.lindo@uwimona.edu.jm

 

Dr. Paul Brown

Faculty of Medical Sciences

University of the West Indies,

Mona, Kingston 7

Jamaica West Indies

Telephone:  876-977-2206

Fax: 876-977-1265

Renal Failure in Jamaican Children

 

Dr. Mayoline Miller

Private Practice

Consultant Paediatric Nephrologist,

25 Daisy Avenue

Mona, Kingston 7

Jamaica West Indies

Telephone: 876 - 7545776

Fax: 876 -9269390

maorellim@gmail.com

 

Dr. Adedamola Soyibo

Medical Resident

Dept. of Medicine

University of the West Indies

Mona, Kingston 7

Jamaica West Indies

Telephone:  876-322-3232

Fax:  876-977-0691

adedemo@hotmail.com

Infant Screening

 

Dr. Gary Hoffman

Wisconsin Newborn Screening Laboratory
465 Henry Mall
Madison WI 53706

Telephone: 608-262-4692

hoffman@mail.slh.wisc.edu

Rehabilitation Strategies for Stroke and Traumatic Brain Injury 

 

Mary Wehde, PT

Instructor in Physical Therapy,

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

200 First Street SW

Rochester MN 55905

Tel: 507-284-4605

Infective Endocarditis Update

 

Dr. Rowlens Melduni

Consultant Echocardiographer

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

200 First Street SW

Rochester MN 55905

Tel: 507-538-1469

Melduni.Rowlens@mayo.edu

The Emerging Challenges to Public Health and Strategies to Combat Them

 

Paul Allwood, PhD, MPH, RS

Asst. Director UHS/Asst. Professor

University of Minnesota

W-132 Boynton Building

410 Church Street S.E.

Minneapolis, MN 55455

Phone: 612-625-5422

Fax: 612-624-1949

Allw0001@umn.edu

Management of HIV in Jamaica

 

Dr. Kevin Harvey

HIV - AIDS Programme,

Ministry of Health,

2- 4 King Street,

Kingston.

Jamaica West Indies

Telephone: 876- 9222448

Fax: 876 967 1280

harveyk@moh.gov.jm

 

Dr. Tanya Clarke

Consultant Physician and Lecturer

Dept. of Medicine

University of the West Indies

Mona, Kingston 7

Jamaica West Indies

Telephone:  876 9271707

Fax:   876 9770691

tanya.clarke@uwimona.edu.jm

SLE The Jamaican Experience

 

Prof. Monica Smikle

Dept of Microbiology,

University of the West Indies

Mona, Kingston 7

Jamaica West Indies

Telephone: 876 - 9772206

Fax: 876 - 9702490

monica.smikle@uwimona.edu.jm

 

Prof. Everard Barton

Head, Dept of Medicine

University of the West Indies

Mona, Kingston 7

Jamaica West Indies

Telephone: 876-927-1707

Fax:  876-977-0691

everard.barton@uwimona.edu.jm

Curing Diabetes with Surgery

 

Prof. Paul R. G. Cunningham, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Chair, Department of Surgery

State University of New York

Upstate Medical University

750 East Adam Street

Syracuse, New York 13210.

Tel: 315-464-5549

Fax: 315-464-6250

cunningp@upstate.edu

Skin and Soft Tissue Infections

 

Dr. Dennis Stevens

Chief, Infectious Diseases Section

VA Medical Center

500 West Fort St. (Bldg 45)

Boise, ID  83702

phone:  208-422-1599

fax:  208-422-1365

e-mail:  dlsteven@mindspring.com

Management of Pulmonary Embolism

 

Dr. Raymond Shields

Vascular Medicine Specialist,

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

200 First Street SW

Rochester MN 55905

Tel 507-266-9737

Spectrum Of CRP Confluent and Reticulated Popularlomatosis In Jamaica

 

Dr. Michael Fitz-Henley

Faculty of Medical Sciences

University of the West Indies

Mona, Kingston 7

Jamaica West Indies

Telephone:  876-977-2206

Fax: 876-977-1265

Marine Medicine

 

Dr. David Claypool

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

200 First Street SW

Rochester MN 55905

Tel: 507-255-1548

The Ministry of Health Mitigation Response to Hurricane Disasters

 

Dr. Marion Bullock-Ducasse

Director of Disaster Management

Ministry of Health

2-4 King Street

Kingston

Jamaica West Indies

Phone: 876-366-1111

ducassem@moh.gov.jm

The Expanded Program on Immunization (EPI)

 

Dr. Karen Lewis-Bell

Director of Family Health Services

Ministry of Health

2-4 King Street

Kingston

Jamaica West Indies

876-990-0651

876-967-7575

Email:lewisbell@moh.gov.jm

To Err is Human; Medical errors in Medicine

Prof. Joseph Murphy

Professor of Medicine

Cardiologist

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

200 First Street SW

Rochester MN 55905

507-284-3545

murphy.joseph@mayo.edu

The Sick Building Syndrome, An Update

 

Dr Alverston Bailey,

 MBBS, FCC, FP

Medical Association of Jamaica
19a Windsor Avenue
Kingston 5,

Jamaica West Indies
Tel: (876) 946-1105 - 7
Fax: (876) 946-1102
medassnjam@cwjamaica.com

The Value of Spirituality in Medicine

 

Isaac Anthony Bartley, M.D.

Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist

Medical Director

Pasadena Gastroenterology Medical Group

2750 E. Washington Blvd., Suite #330

Pasadena, California, 91107

Bartleymd@aol.com