Women’s Health Medical Conference – Sept 12 – Register Now!

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Event:                  Women’s Health Medical Conference

Date:                    Saturday, 12 September 2015 9AM-5PM

Location:           3 W’s Oval, UWI, St. Michael

Registration:    BDS$100 – Physician; BDS$80.00 Allied Health (Coffee Break + Lunch Provided)

A potpourri of topics designed to address common women’s issues in both the GP practice and the Specialist Practice giving doctors and allied health professionals greater insight to address these issues, be aware of treatment options, prescribe appropriately, work with a multidisciplinary team and refer. Prevention and risk minimization for various disorders will be of special focus.

Draft Agenda

  1. Diabetes in Pregnancy, – Dr. Garth McIntyre, Gynaecologist
  2. Post-Partum Psychosis, Not To Be Forgotten – Dr. Nya Maughn, Psychiatrist
  3. Women’s Health Physiotherapy – Phyllis Burnett, Physiotherapist
  4. Menopause – Dr. Carlisle Goddard, Endocrinologist
  5. HPV – A Primary Screening Test – Dr. Vikash Chatrani, Gynae-Oncologist
  6. Treatment Options for Uterine Fibroids – Dr. Nicole Durham, Gynaecologist
  7. Fertility 101 : key facts to help you guide your patients correctly – Dr. Juliet Skinner, Gynaecologist/ Fertility Specialist
  8. Exercise as Medicine – Minimizing Risk Dr. V. Rene Best, Sports Medicine Specialist
  9. Occupational Hazards for Women & – Perspectives from the Occupational Therapist – Lennox Rochester, Occupational Therapist
  10. Screening Guidelines for Women for Common Chronic Conditions Dr. Joanne Paul, Charles, Family Physician
  11. Gastrointestinal Issues in Women Dr. Erica Springer, Gastroenterologist
  12. Sponsored Medical Presentation – To Be Announced