The Toronto Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Conference (Toronto PM&R Conference) is a one-day conference, November 16, 2018, to bring together superb experts to give high impact interactive lectures and to disseminate cutting-edge information on topics pertinent to the field of PM&R.
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Accreditation: This program has been accredited by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Quebec Chapter for up to 5.00 Mainpro-M1 hours.
This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada for 5.00 hours. This program has been reviewed and approved by the Canadian Association of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Continuing Professional Development Committee.
Target Audience: Faculty and Resident Physiatrists & PM&R specialists, Trauma, MSK & Pain specialists.
Other Specialties of Interest: family physicians & general practitioners, neurologists, neurosurgeons, orthopedic surgeons, trauma specialists, pain & sports medicine specialists, nurses, physical & occupational therapists, social workers, and psychologists.
Purpose: To bring together superb experts to give high impact interactive lectures and to disseminate cutting-edge information on topics pertinent to the field of PM&R. This yearly University of Toronto PM&R Division conference will address different topics each year.
At the end of this conference, participants will be able to update physiatrists on rehabilitation after trauma including:
- Examine opioids, medical marijuana, and regenerative therapies in pain management.
- Review polytrauma and traumatic brain injury / concussion and its consequences.
- Appraise and criticize traumatic brain injury imaging.
- Describe approaches to dizziness and oculo-visual disorders after traumatic brain injury.
- Discuss the latest methods in musculoskeletal ultrasound.
The organizing committee reserves the right to cancel the Toronto Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Conference and return all fees in the event of insufficient registration. The liability of the Toronto Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Conference is limited to the registration fee. The Toronto Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Conference will not be responsible for any losses incurred by registrants, including but not limited to airline.