Sharing our voices for our health
ANNUAL CONFERENCE
2020 BPAO Annual Health Symposium

We are pleased to announce that the 2020 BPAO Annual Health Symposium will take place on Saturday, February 29, 2020 at Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario.  The conference will also be telecast to Ottawa.

 

We are equally delighted to announce our keynote speaker will be Dr. Lisa Robinson!  Dr. Robinson is a Pediatrician, and Chief of the Division of Nephrology at The Hospital for Sick Children, but is also the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Medicine Associate Dean of Inclusion & Diversity. Her presentation will address the underrepresentation of minorities in medicine.

Preliminary Agenda:

8:00 am

Registration

8:45am

Welcome Remarks

9:00 am

Inclusion and Diversity at U of T Medicine: a Journey – Dr Lisa Robinson

A1c and beyond … Glycemic management in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes – Dr David Esho

10:00 am

Health Break

Experience of racialized mothers of children with developmental disabilities – Drs. Ullanda Niel and Nazilla Khanlou

Trainee session: Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS) – Dr. Tosin Osuntokun

12:00 pm

Lunch/Networking

1:30 pm

BPAO Annual General Meeting

2:00 pm

Beyond Teamwork (Presentation from the Canadian  Medical Protective Association) – Dr. Shirley Lee

4:00 pm

Wine and Cheese social

Click Here to register.

The 2020 Annual conference would like to recognize our Platinum sponsor

 

If you would like to register offline, please download, print and mail this form by January 30. The form should be mailed to:
Black Physicians’ Association of Ontario
c/o TAIBU Community Health Centre 
27 Tapscott Road 
Toronto, ON 
M1B 4Y7