Practical Problems in Pediatrics
Thursday, February 9, 2023
Sign-In and visit Exhibitors
7:30 - 8:00  

8:00
- 8:15

Introduction to the Programme and Quick Quiz

Helena Evangeliou, MDCM, MBA, FRCPC (elle/she/her)
Medical Director, Pediatric Medical Day Hospital,
Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC, Montréal, QC


Chi-Minh Phi, MD, FRCPC
Pediatrician, Program Head - Northern and Indigenous Child Health Program,
Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC, Montréal, QC

8:15
- 8:50

Top 5 Consults in Pediatric Endocrinology

Preetha Krishnamoorthy, MDCM, FRCPC
Pediatric Endocrinologist,
Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC, Montréal, QC

Description to come

8:50
- 9:00

Quick Quiz

9:00
- 9:35

The CMPI Code: Deciphering the Formula

Terry Sigman, MD, FRCPC
Director, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology,
Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC, Montréal, QC

This presentation will discuss the challenge of identifying infants with CMPI and management strategies for these infants in your office practice.

9:35
- 9:45

Quick Quiz

9:45
- 10:20

Never-ending Infections: Is it really just another cold?

Reza Alizadehfar, MD, FRCPC
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Allergy and Clinical Immunology and Dermatology,
Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC, Montréal, QC

Description to come
BREAK and VISIT EXHIBITS
10:20 - 10:45  

10:45
- 11:20

Office-based Management of ADHD

Martin Gignac, MD, FRCPC
Chief of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Montreal Children Hospital, MUHC;
Associate Professor, and Head of the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry,
McGill University, Montréal, QC

Description to come

11:30
- 12:20

Boost Your Vaccine Knowledge! An Immunisation Update

Marina Salvadori, MD, FRCPC
Professor, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, McGill University;
Pediatric Infectious Disease Specialist,
Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC, Montréal, QC

Description to come

LUNCH BREAK (Visit Exhibits / Sponsored Mini-Symposia)

12:20 - 13:30

CONCURRENT SESSION I
(Choice of A or B)
13:30 - 14:20

A) Hot off the Press: Modern Approach to the Febrile Infant 

Brett Burstein, MD, PhD, MPH, FRCPC, FAAP
Clinician-Scientist, Pediatric Emergency Medicine,
Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC, Montréal, QC

Description to come

B) A Recipe for Eating Disorders: Family-Based Therapy in Primary Care

Holly Agostino, MD, FRCPC
Pediatrician, Adolescent Medicine Specialist,
Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC, Montréal, QC

Description to come
CONCURRENT SESSION II
(Choice of C or D)
14:30 - 15:20

C) Mind the Gap: Best Practices for Transitioning from Pediatric to Adult Care 

Lorraine Bell, MDCM, FRCPC
Pediatric Nephrologist; Director of Pediatric Transition to Adult Care,
Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC, Montréal, QC

Description to come

D) Physician, Heal Thyself! A Workshop in Physician Wellness

Samuel Freeman, MD, FRCPC
Pediatrician, Northern and Native Medicine Program,
Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC, Montréal, QC

Description to come

15:30
- 16:30

SPECIAL SYMPOSIUM:
RSV Infections: Burden of Illness and Prevention