Sailing August 9th, 2020 - August 22nd, 2020
Speaker to be announced
Dr. Ignaszewski received his medical training in Poland. He came to Canada in 1983 and completed Internal Medicine training in Nova Scotia and Cardiology training in Alberta. He was recruited for medical leadership of the Healthy Heart Program at St. Paul’s Hospital, Vancouver in 1994. Dr. Ignaszewski is Head, Division of Cardiology, Providence Health Care and Medical Director, Healthy Heart and Heart Function Programs, St. Paul’s Hospital. With this, he is Medical Director, Heart Transplant Program, BC Transplant Society, Providence Health Care, as well as, Clinical Professor of Medicine Division of Cardiology, University of British Columbia. His research interests are cardiac rehabilitation and prevention, heart failure, and chronic disease management. He has published 70 papers and 119 abstracts in these areas. He is also involved in the teaching of medical students and medical residents and has received numerous teaching awards from the University of British Columbia. Dr. Ignaszewski was a primary panelist for the development of CCS Consensus Group for Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in 1999 and for Management of Heart Failure in 2001, 2006 and 2007.
This course is designed for family physicians, specialists, and allied health care professionals. The aim is to provide evidence-based material, as well as practical and relevant clinical pearls that will be easy to implement into one’s own medical practice. Conference attendees will be invited to complete a pre-course Needs Assessment to assist the faculty with the development of their presentations.
|Conference Tuition||Book Before November 6th, 2019||Book After November 6th, 2019|
|Resident, Retired, NP, RN, PA, Other||$895||$1045|
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|Date||Port / Location||Arrival Time||Departure Time||Notes / CME Details|
|August 9th||Anchorage, Alaska|
|August 10th||Nome, Alaska||5:00 PM|
|August 12th||Provideniya, Russian Federation||10:30 AM||8:00 PM|
|August 13th||At Sea||8:00 AM—12:30 PM; 1:30 PM—3:30 PM|
|August 14th||Meynypilgyno (Chukotka), Russian Federation||6:00 AM||5:00 PM|
|August 15th||Anastasiya Bay, Russian Federation||7:30 AM||2:00 PM|
|August 16th||At Sea||8:00 AM—12:00 PM; 1:00 PM—3:00 PM|
|August 17th||Tymlat (Kamchatka), Russian Federation||6:30 AM||5:00 PM|
|August 18th||Yuzhnaya Glubokaya, Russian Federation/ Lavrova Bay, Russian Federation||8:00 AM/ 2:30 PM||12:00 PM/ 6:00 PM|
|August 19th||Peter Bay, Russian Federation/ Bogoslav Island, Russian Federation||5:30 AM/ 11:15 AM||10:00 AM/ 2:00 PM|
|August 20th||At Sea||8:00 AM—12:00 PM; 1:00 PM—3:15 PM|
|August 21st||Yttygran Island, Russian Federation/ Proliv Senyavina (Hot Springs), Russian Federation||8:30 AM/ 2:15 PM||12:30 PM/ 8:00 PM|
|August 23rd||Nome, Alaska||8:30 AM|