Upcoming events

    • February 23, 2019
    • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Mount Sinai Hospital, 18th Floor Ben Sadowski Auditorium
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    We are pleased to announce that the 2019 BPAO Annual Health Symposium will take place on Saturday, February 23, 2019 at Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario. There will also be a live telecast in Ottawa.

    Our keynote speaker will be the Hon. Mitzie Hunter MPP for Scarborough-Guildwood.  She will be speaking on "Advocacy to Improve Socioeconomic Determinants of Health."



    Other topics include:

    Kelly Anderson, PhDPathways to care for mental health in immigrants/ refugees

    LaRon E. Nelson, PhD - Getting to Zero New HIV Infections in Black Communities: The Role of Black Physicians in Scaling-Up HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis

    Woganee Filate, MD, MSc - Management of asthma in the outpatient setting - an update

    Nadia Maclean, MD - The Spectrum of Kidney Involvement in Sickle Cell Disease

    Marissa Joseph, MD - Pediatric Dermatology Update 

    Andrew Cooper, MD, MHSc - Medical cannabis: Transcending Stigmas


    The agenda can be found here.

    The event has been accredited  from the College of Family Physicians of Canada – 5.0 Mainpro+ credits, and the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada – 5.0 Section 1 hours.

    We would like to recognise our Platinum sponsor MD Financial Management.