conference-2013

BPAO ANNUAL HEALTH SYMPOSIUM: 2013
Ben Sadowski Auditorium – Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto Ontario

8:00
REGISTRATION & WELCOME
Continental Breakfast

9:00
OPENING REMARKS AND INTRODUCTION OF THE KEYNOTE SPEAKER

9:10
KEYNOTE ADDRESS: HEALTH SYSTEM TRANSFORMATION: ROLE AND IMPLICATIONS FOR PHYSICIANS
Ms Michele Jordan, VP Quality Improvement and Transformation, Rouge Valley Health System

10:00
BREAK

10:30
MENTAL HEALTH AND THE BLACK COMMUNITY
Dr. Kwame McKenzie

11:00
PROSTATE CANCER: A PRIMER
Dr. Dave Hajek

11:30
LUNCH

12:30
UPDATE ON SICKLE CELL DISEASE
Dr. Melanie Kirby

1:00
HEART FAILURE IN THE BLACK COMMUNITY
Dr. Husam Abdel-Qadir

1:30
DIETARY GUIDELINES: HOW TO ACTUALLY STICK TO THEM
Ms. Stefania Palmeri, RD

2:00
DERMATOLOGICAL ISSUES IN THE BLACK COMMUNITY
Dr. Yvette Miller-Manthorpe

2:30
CONCLUDING REMARKS