07:30 -  Registration, Continental Breakfast & Exhibit Viewing

08:15 - Introductions

Women's Health

08:30     Managing Early Pregnancy & Screening - What to do Before You Refer                                  Lara Rosenberg MD

09:00    Pearls of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)                                                                                   Marci Turner MD

09:30     Abnormal Uterine Bleed                                                                                                       Abheha Sanutkaratnam MD

10:00     Question Period

10:15       Refreshments & Exhibit Viewing

Diabetes Managment

10:45     Goldilocks and the 3 Bears:  Too Low, Too High, or Just Right?  Targets for Glycemic Control   Catherine Yu MD

11:15       Pharmacotherapy for Type 2 Diabetes:  One Size Does Not Fit All                                         Lorraine Lipscombe MD

11:45       Question Period

12:00     Lunch


12:45     A Practical Approach to the Diagnosis and Management of Irritable Bowel Syndrome               Colleen Parker MD

13:15      Abdominal Pain in Children - What to Do and When to Refer                                                            Latifa Yeung MD

13:45     Long-Term PPI Use:  Should We Be Concerned?                                                                            Rupert Abdalian MD

14:15      Question Period

14:30      Refreshments & Exhibit Viewing

Pain Management

15:00     Safe Opioid Prescribing - Simplified                                                                                                    Joel Bordman MD

15:30      Emerging Issues in Cannabis Management                                                                                          Lydia Hatcher MD

16:00     Question Period

16:15       End of Programme

Cancellation Policy

A refund will be made, less a $75 processing fee, if cancellation is received in writing no later than April 1, 2019. No refunds will be given after April 1, 2019. Delegates may substitute an alternate attendee. The Planning Committee reserves the rights to cancel or move the conference should it become necessary. In this case, each registrant will be notified by telephone or email and a full refund will be given. Therefore it is important that you provide us with an email address or phone number.


5 Chiefs 2019 is not responsible for any other costs incurred such as airline or hotel penalties.