RE-Boot Annual General Meeting & CPD Event

June 5, 2024
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
2 hours

2024 RE-Boot Annual General Meeting & CPD Event

Building Shared & Coordinated Care for Patients

Wednesday, June 5th, 2024 (7:00-9:00pm) (virtual)

Speakers:   Dr. Ashley Power and Dr. Alan Goodridge

Topics:        Obesity as a Chronic Disease and Parkinson’s Disease for   Family Doctors


Learning Objectives:

At conclusion of this activity, participants will:

·        *  Recognize the definition and pathophysiology of obesity as a chronic disease.

·         * Recall the key points from the Canadian Adult Obesity Clinical Practice Guidelines.

·         * Identify evidence-based pharmacological management for obesity.

·         * Identify complications of obesity and how medication impacts the complications.

·        *  Recognize key clinical features of idiopathic Parkinson’s and list the diagnostic criteria.

·     * Differentiate clinical features of idiopathic Parkinson’s from its mimics such as tremor  and atypical Parkinson’s.

·      * Determine when and how to initiate management in early Parkinson’s

·    * List common side effects of dopaminergic therapy and establish strategies to manage these side effects.

Location: Virtual Offering


FOR QUESTIONS OR TO REGISTER: Contact RE-BOOT FPN Executive Director, Deborah Wearn at Event participants will receive a link to the meeting upon registration

This 1 credit-per-hour Group Learning Program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Newfoundland and Labrador Chapter for up to 1.5 Mainpro+ certified credits.