Program is based on a minimum of 25% of time allowed for questions and answers.
Friday, October 25, 2019
|06:45 – 07:30||Registration and Breakfast|
|07:30 – 07:40||Opening & Welcome|
|Morning Session #1
Moderator: Dr Elaine Jolly & Dr Gillian Graves
|07:40 – 08:30||Keynote Lecture:
Postmenopausal Sexuality: Not an Oxymoron
Dr Sheryl A. Kingsburg
|08:30 – 09:00||Treatment of Genitourinary Syndrome of Menopause: An Opportunity for Positive Change
Dr Shawna Johnston
|09:00 – 09:30||Insomnia or Sleep Disturbances in Perimenopause and Early Menopause; What’s Happening and what Should be Offered?
Dr Atul Khullar
|09:30 – 10:00||Needs of Indigenous Women with Aging
Dr Cora Voyageur
|10:00 – 10:30||Nutrition Break|
|Morning Session #2
Moderator: Dr Vivien Brown
|10:30 – 11:00||Vasomotor Symptoms: Is it Just a Hot Flash?
Dr Wendy Wolfman
|11:00 – 11:30||Menopause Management in the BrCa Woman
Dr Michelle Jacobson
|11:30 – 12:00||Osteoporosis in Women: is it Still an Important Issue? What is New?
Dr Aliya Khan
|12:00 – 12:30||The Role of TSEC in Your Menopause Practice
Dr Denise Black
|12:30 – 14:00||Lunch|
|Afternoon Session #3
Moderator: Dr Claudio Soares
|14:00 – 14:30||Contributions of Ovarian Hormone to Women’s Brain Health and Aging
Dr Nicole Gervais
|14:30 – 15:00||Mood and cognitive complaints during the menopause transition. What can be done?
Dr Alison Shea
|15:00 – 15:30||Perils of Addiction in Menopause: Alcohol, Opioids, Drugs, Cannabis
Dr Marie-Josée Poulin
|15:30 – 16:00||Nutrition Break|
|Afternoon Session #4
Moderator: Dr Christine Derzko
|16:00 – 16:30||Cervical Cancer Screening Participation Among Mature Women: to Pap or not to Pap??
Dr Joan Murphy
|16:30 – 17:00||Vulvar Dermatosis and Vulvar Cancer: What is the Difference and Best Treatment?
Dr Amanda Selk
|17:00 – 17:30||Menopause Guidelines: The Good, The Bad, and the Truly Ugly
Dr Timothy Rowe
|17:30 – 17:45||Stretch Break|
|17:45 – 18:45||The complementary Roles of Androgens and Estrogens in VVA Management:
What Should we Know about DHEA.
Drs Céline Bouchard & Radomir Jarcevic
|19:00 – 21:30||Gala Dinner
Harbour Ballroom, Westin Hotel
This gala & dinner celebrates excellence in the practice of Women’s Health. Please join us at 7pm for cocktails, followed by dinner and award presentations.
We are honored to recognize these outstanding practitioners:
Dr. Robert Reid
Dr. Wendy Wolfman
CMS Trail Blazer Award
Dr. Celine Bouchard
CMS Women’s Health Advocate Award
Dr. Jennifer Blake
Special CMS Recognition Award
Saturday, October 26, 2019
|06:45 – 08:00||Registration and Breakfast|
|Morning Session #5
Moderator: Dr Susan Goldstein
|08:00 – 08:30||Abnormal Uterine Bleeding in Perimenopause: Optimizing Management in Difficult Cases
Dr Sukhbir S. Singh
|08:30 – 09:00||Heart Diseases in Women: is it Different from Men?
Dr Beth Abramson
|09:00 – 09:30||Premature Ovarian Insufficiency (POI) – Donor Egg: How Late can we Go? Update on Ovarian Stem Cells
Dr Crystal Chan
|09:30 – 10:00||Practical Tips to Common Menopause Therapy Questions: Drug Interactions and More
Dr Nese Yuksel
|10:00 – 10:30||Nutrition Break|
|Morning Session #6
Moderator: Dr Céline Bouchard
|10:30 – 11:00||Use of HT after Cancer: What Should we Tell our Patients?
Dr Debra Evaniuk
|11:00 – 11:30||An Approach to Menopausal Therapy: a Practical Guide and Counselling Pearls
Dr Susan Goldstein
|11:30 – 12:00||Ask the Experts – Hormone Therapy: everything you wanted to know but were afraid to ask
Dr Susan Goldstein (Interviewer)
Drs Elaine Jolly, Wendy Wolfman and Debra Evaniuk (Experts)
|12:00 – 12:15||Evaluation and Closing Remarks
Dr Elaine Jolly, Dr Kin Yuen, Dr Michel Fortier