From April 26th, 2019 - May 6th, 2019
Dr. Giles is a neurologist who has her own practice in Cambridge, ON. She has a special interest in neuromuscular neurology and multiple sclerosis, and sees both adults and children and is extensively involved in teaching family physicians & colleagues, residents, medical students, patients, and community groups. Her strength is a practical approach to practicing and teaching neurology.
For years, well-known medical contributor Dr. Marla Shapiro has waded through the constant barrage of medical research and has disseminated the most sensible medical information you need to make smart healthcare decisions. She completed medical school at McGill University and trained at the University of Toronto for her Masters of Health Science in Community Health and Epidemiology. Trained in Family Medicine and certified by the Canadian College of Family Practice, Dr. Shapiro concluded her specialty training in Community Medicine receiving her Fellowship from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. She is an Associate Professor in the Department of Family and Community Medicine at the University of Toronto and is in private practice. In 1993 she joined City TV in Toronto, Ontario as the medical expert on the nationally syndicated show Cityline. Shortly thereafter she became the medical expert for City Pulse and CP24 News. In 2000, she left City to become the Health and Medical Contributor for CTV’s Canada AM. In addition to her weekly appearances on Canada AM, she is seen on Newsnet and as the medical consultant on CTV’s National News with Lloyd Robertson. 2003 saw the exciting addition of Balance: Television for Living Well, in which Dr. Shapiro appears as host. This refreshing daily health and lifestyle show is seen across North American households and has sold internationally.
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 August 24th, 2018||Book After August 24th, 2018|
|Resident, Retired, NP, RN, PA, Other||$845||$995|
Get acquainted with the wonders of the Incas in this exhilarating introduction to Peru. Embrace cultures past and present in the hills surrounding Cusco and delight in the amazing views of the Sacred Valley as you travel by rail to Machu Picchu. Taking the train will allow you lots of time to explore ruins, museums and markets. We employ the best local guides so that you’re free to enjoy the beauty of the region!
|Date||Port / Location||Arrival Time||Departure Time||Notes / CME Details|
|April 26th||Lima||Arrival Day|
|April 27th||Lima||8:00 am - 11:30 am|
|April 28th||Lima - Cusco||2:00 pm - 5:00 pm|
|April 29th||Cusco||8:00 am - 11:00 am; 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm|
|April 30th||Cusco – Ollantaytambo|
|May 1st||Ollantaytambo – Aguas Calientes|
|May 2nd||Aguas Calientes - Cusco|
|May 3rd||Cusco||8:00 am - 11:00 am|
|May 4th||Cusco - Lima|
|May 5th||Lima||8:00 am - 11:15 am|