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Paediatrics for Pharmacists - 2011
Daniels Hollywood Theatre, 1st Fl The Hospital for Sick Children
555 University Avenue Toronto, Ontario M5G 1X8 Canada 416-813-6703
Toronto, Ontario ,Canada
Welcome to the SickKids Paediatrics for Pharmacists Conference. We are excited to bring you the latest advances in paediatric pharmacotherapy and insights into SickKids pharmacy practice.  

I would like to thank the members of our planning committee who have worked diligently to put this program together to offer you an educational event with multiple learning formats from lectures to round-table discussions. As always, we are dedicated to delivering a thought-provoking, stimulating program with a team of expert speakers.

I look forward to meeting you all.


Schedule of Presentations:

Friday, September 30, 2011
07:15:00 Registration: Continental Breakfast/Exhibits/Company Displays - Rotunda
08:00:00 Welcome and Announcements Beverley Hales
08:20:00 Update on treatment of GERD in children Peggy Marcon
09:00:00 New Clinical Practice Guidelines for Acute Asthma Suzanne Schuh
09:45:00 Refreshment Break/Exhibits/Company Displays
10:15:00 CONCURRENT SESSION I (Choose ONE of the following concurrent sessions)
10:20:00 ASA & Reye’s Syndrome: Fact or Fiction? Carol Chan
10:25:00 Management of Depression in Children C P De Souza
10:30:00 Back to Basics in Babies: A Primer for Managing Drug Therapy in Newborns Jennifer Chen
11:15:00 CONCURRENT SESSION II (Choose ONE of the following concurrent sessions)
11:20:00 Graft vs. Host Disease prophylaxis in Haematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant: An Overview
11:25:00 Paediatric Epilepsy 101 Sandra Bjelajac-Mejia
11:30:00 Antibiotics for Complex Pneumonia: controversies and challenges
12:00:00 Lunch | Garden Terrace | (2011-2012 SickKids Drug Handbook & Formulary avail for sale)
13:10:00 ROUND TABLES (Choose Stream A, B, or C for 2 discussions of 40 minutes each)
13:15:00 Round Tables: Stream C | 1 Safe Handling of Chemotherapy at Home
13:15:00 Round Tables: Stream B | 1 New and evolving roles for pharmacists in paediatric pharmacy practice Sabrina Boodhan, Kat Timberlake, James Tjon
13:20:00 Round Tables: Stream B | 2 Paediatric Medication Safety
13:20:00 Round Tables: Stream C | 2 Advanced Therapeutic Drug Monitoring/Pharmacokinetic Cases Winnie Seto
13:20:00 Round Tables: Stream A | 1 Asthma Toolkits
13:25:00 Round Tables: Stream A | 2Compounding Pearls Catherine Bertho-Gebara
15:05:00 TARGet Kids! Paediatric drug research on Vitamin D and Iron Jonathon Maguire, Patricia Parkin
15:20:00 Tiotropium in Cystic Fibrosis Felix Ratjen
15:40:00 IMPACT, Immunization Monitoring Program ACTive Dat Tran
16:00:00 Complimentary Wine & Cheese Reception - Rotunda
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