Poster Presentation – August 3rd, 2018 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

1.   The ABC of Workplace Hazards, Family physician/Occupational Medicine Physician, AB 

Speaker:              Dr. Itua Iriogbe
Time:                    1630 – 1700
Duration:             30 minutes

●      Identify the common occupational hazards
●      Identify ways of addressing hazards in the work place

2. Venefit ClosureFast Procedure: A Community Surgery Experience
Speaker:              Dr. Adeyemi Laosebikan, General Surgeon, Melfort, SK

Time:                    1700 – 1730
Duration:             30 minutes

  • Describe  the option of Venefit closurefast procedure in the treatment of chronic venous insufficiency
  • Highlight the steps for starting the new procedure in a community surgical service.
  • Demonstrate the efficacy and good outcome of the procedure in a community surgical service.
  • Identify the steps taken in navigating the challenges of starting the procedure in a community surgical service.

3.  Self-Documentary in the Emergency Department:
Perspectives on Patients Recording Their Own

Speaker:              Taofiq O. Oyedokun, MBChB, CCFP-EM, FCFP, Emergency Medicine, U of Saskatchewan

Time:                 1730 – 1800
Duration:             30 minutes
 ●      Discuss video recording and other forms of documentation in ER
●      Outline reasons for self-documentation
●      Review ethical and legal considerations
●      Discuss recommendations and policy regarding video recording

4.  Endocrine Disruptors, The Dirty Dozen: What You Must Know
Speaker:              Dr. Itua Iriogbe, Family physician/Occupational Medicine Physician, AB

Time:                    1800 – 1830
Duration:             30 minutes

  • Identify the common sources of endocrine disruptors in the community
  • Identify ways and mechanisms to reduce contact with these chemicals
  • Identify the health effects of these chemicals