Please note: the preliminary program is subject to change. More details will be added as they become available.

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Friday, May 24 or Saturday, May 25
1-day course

CAEP’s Airway Interventions and Management in Emergencies (AIME) Course

Friday, May 24 & Saturday, May 25
2-day course

Advanced Cardiac Life Support for the Experienced Provider for the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada

Friday, May 24 & Saturday, May 25
2-day course

CASTED: Emergency

Saturday, May 25
Half-day course (8:00 – 12:00)

Advancing Care: The Fundamentals of Quality Improvement in the Emergency Department

Saturday, May 25
Half-day course (12:30 – 16:30)

CAEP’s Geriatric EM Course
TIME EVENT
09:00 – 12:00 Simulation Olympiad preliminary round
12:00 – 13:00 Medical students lunch & meeting
12:00 – 16:00 Academic Symposium on Education
13:00 – 16:00 Resident & medical student programs
16:00 – 17:00 Reception for residents, medical students & academic symposium attendees
17:00 – 18:00 Academic Section meeting
TIME EVENT SPEAKERS
07:00 – 08:15 Accredited breakfast symposium: DOACs in AF and VTE Patients in the ED Dr. Peter Gross, Dr. Jason Yung and Dr. Eddy Lang
08:30 – 09:30 Plenary: Dr. Louis Francescutti
10:15 – 11:45 Track 1 – Research Abstracts TBD
Track chairs: Dr. Andrew McRae & Dr. Justin Yan
Track 2 – Just the Facts 1, the Whole Facts, and Nothing but the Facts! Dr. Rob Woods, Dr. Lorri Beatty, Dr. Aaron Sibley,
Dr. Vuthana Suon
Track chair: Dr. Aaron Sibley
Track 3 – QI and Choosing Wisely: Why Bother at All?! Dr. Lucas Chartier, Dr. Sam Campbell, Dr. Sam Vaillancourt, Dr. Eddy Lang (moderator), Ms. Heather Patterson-Savoy
Track chair: Dr. Lucas Chartier
Track 4 – Trauma Dr. Rob Green, Dr. James French, Dr. Andrew Petrosoniak, Dr. Marietjie Slabbert
Track chairs: Dr. James French & Dr. Rob Green
Track 5 – Psychiatry Dr. Claude Botha, Dr. Tracy Meyer
Track chair: Dr. Michael Howlett
11:45 – 13:00 CAEP AGM & lunch
12:00 – 13:00  Resident AGM & lunch
13:00 – 14:30 Track 1 – Research Abstracts TBD
Track chairs: Dr. Andrew McRae & Dr. Justin Yan
Track 2 – CMPA Dr. Shirley Lee, Dr. Lisa Calder
Track chair: Dr. Shirley Lee
Track 3 – Crowded House – Crowding Track Dr. Taj Hassan, Dr. Alecs Chochinov, Dr. Judy Morris, Dr. David Lewis
Track chair: Dr. David Lewis
Track 4 – Critical Care Dr. Osama Loubani, Dr. Jennifer Hancock, Dr. Ehab Eshtaya, Dr. Sara Gray, Dr. Robert Green, Dr. Laurel Murphy
Track chair: Dr. Laurel Murphy
Track 5 – From Door to Morgue: Advanced Topics in Toxicology Dr. Marc Ghannoum, Dr. Matt Bowes, Dr. Osama Loubani
Track chair: Dr. Nancy Murphy
Track 6 – Simulation Olympiad Semi-Finals Track chairs: Dr. Erin Brennan & Dr. Catherine Patocka
15:00 – 16:30
Track 1 – Research Abstracts TBD
Track chairs: Dr. Andrew McRae & Dr. Justin Yan
Track 2 – Just the Facts 2: Hard Case, Best Kind – Just the Facts from Newfoundland Dr. Brian Metcalfe, Dr. Yogi Sehgal, Dr. Margo Wilson, Dr. Carrie Ferguson
Track chair: Dr. Margo Wilson
Track 3 – The Role of Emergency Medicine in Health Systems Change Dr. Brendan Carr, Dr. Tanya Munroe. Dr. Shannon MacPhee,
Dr. Taj Hassan
Track chair: Dr. David Petrie
Track 4 – Airway Management Priorities, Pearls and Pitfalls Dr. Laura Duggan, Dr. Nick Sowers, Dr. George Kovacs
Track chair: Dr. George Kovacs
Track 5 – Dime Bags and Weed: Timely Tox Topics Dr. Nancy Murphy, Dr. Neil Petrie
Track chair: Dr. Nancy Murphy
Track 6 – Simulation Olympiad Finals Track chairs: Dr. Erin Brennan & Dr. Catherine Patocka
16:30 – 18:00 SONOlympiad Qualifying
18:00 – 20:00 Welcome Event at Pier 21
TIME EVENT SPEAKERS
07:00 – 08:15 Accredited breakfast symposium: Hidradenitis Suppurativa: How to Recognize the Disease and When to Refer Dr. Irina Turchin and Dr. Eugene Mah
08:30 – 09:30 Plenary: Ms. Heather Moyse
09:30 – 10:15 CAEP Annual Awards & Research Awards
10:45 – 12:15 Track 1 – Research Abstracts TBD
Track chairs: Dr. Andrew McRae & Dr. Justin Yan
Track 2 – Catch of the Day BEEM Dr. Andrew Worster, Dr. Ken Milne, Dr. Katrina Hurley, Dr. Gauri Ghate, Dr. Tracy Meyer
Track chair: Dr. Andrew Worster
Track 3 – Geriatric EM: POCUS; Interdisciplinary Care; ACS in the Elderly Dr. Audrey-Anne Brousseau; an interdisciplinary team: Nikki Kelly (NP), Scott McCulloch (PT), John Calder (SW); Dr. Amal Mattu
Track chair: Dr. Don Melady
Track 4 – When The Rubber Hits The Road, Interprofessional Teamwork Matters! Dr. Dave Murray, Mr. Fred Wu, Dr. Alison Turnquist, Dr. James Stempien, Dr. Carlyn Denton
Track chair: Dr. Stephen Miller
Track 5 – SONOlympiad Finale Track chair: Dr. Paul Olszynski
Track 6 – Wellness – Not a ‘Medical Fix’ but a Way of Living Dr. Bruce McLeod, Dr. Jonathon Fowles, Dr. Rodrick Lim, Dr. Sara Gray, Dr. Jada Fitzpatrick, Dr. Louise Rang, Dr. Lisa Fischer
Track chair: Dr. Bruce McLeod
12:15  Free afternoon
TIME EVENT SPEAKERS
07:00 – 08:15 Accredited breakfast symposium: Master Diagnostician Series: Needle in the Haystack: Considering Rare Conditions in ED Patients with Frequent Visits Dr. Mark Korson and Dr. Eddy Lang
08:30 – 09:30 Plenary: Best of Canadian EM Research – The Top 4 Abstracts
10:15 – 11:45
Track 1 – Research Abstracts TBD
Track chairs: Dr. Andrew McRae & Dr. Justin Yan
Track 2 – Emergency Care in Pregnancy Dr. Ryan Henneberry, Dr. Christopher Patey, Dr. Laurie Morrison, Dr. Osama Loubani
Track chair: Dr. Gillian Sheppard
Track 3 – Everyday Leadership: How Emergency Physicians Can Be Leaders Every Shift, Every Day, as Part of Their Careers Dr. Amal Mattu, Dr. Laurel Murphy, Dr. Blair Bigham, Dr. James Rourke
Track chair: Dr. Doug Sinclair
Track 4 – Emergency Medical Services/Prehospital and Transport Medicine (1) Dr. Sunil Sookram, Dr. Joe Acker, Dr. Scott Cameron, Dr. Alix Carter, Dr. Andrew Travers, Dr. Alison Kabaroff
Track chairs: Dr. Alix Carter & Dr. David Sibley
Track 5 – Diagnostic Imaging (1) Dr. Paul Atkinson, Dr. Michael Woo, Dr. Kirk Magee, Dr. Chau Pham, Dr. Ryan Henneberry
Track chair: Dr. Paul Atkinson
Track 6 – International Dr. Margo Wilson, Mr. Phil D’Entremont, Dr. Tia Renouf
Track chair: Dr. Tia Renouf
11:45 – 13:00 Accredited luncheon symposium: Assessment and Management of Acute Trauma-related Pain in the ED Dr. David Flusk and Dr. Ryan Henneberry
13:00 – 14:30 Track 1 – Research Abstracts TBD
Track chairs: Dr. Andrew McRae & Dr. Justin Yan
Track 2 – Controversies in Pediatric Emergency Medicine Dr. Kathy Boutis, Dr. Arun Sayal, Dr. Kevin Chan, Dr. Mona Jabbour, Dr. Andrew Lynk, Dr. Dan Hughes
Track chairs: Dr. Shannon MacPhee & Dr. Kevin Chan
Track 3 – Medico-Legal Dr. John Tallon, Dr. Steve Wheeler, Dr. Charlotte Crosbie, Ms. Sondra Rutman, Dr. Lisa Calder
Track chair: Dr. John Tallon
Track 4 – Emergency Medical Services/Prehospital and Transport Medicine (2) Dr. Sunil Sookram, Dr. David Sibley, Dr. Allan Abbass, Dr. Sheldon Cheskes, Dr. Alix Carter
Track chairs: Dr. Alix Carter & Dr. David Sibley
Track 5 – Beyond the Hocus POCUS Dr. David Malfair, Dr. Ryan Henneberry, Dr. Daniel Kim, Dr. Kirstin Weerdenburg, Dr. Lyle Thomas
Track chair: Dr. Lyle Thomas
Track 6 – Infectious Disease Dr. Heather Murray, Dr. James Goulding, Dr. Chris McCrossin, Dr. Sam Campbell
Track chair: Dr. Sam Campbell
15:00 – 16:30 Track 1 – Research Abstracts TBD
Track chairs: Dr. Andrew McRae & Dr. Justin Yan
Track 2 – Pediatrics Dr. Shannon MacPhee, Dr. Kathy Boutis, Dr. Janet Curran, Dr. Garth Meckler, Dr. Neil Petrie
Track chairs: Dr. Shannon MacPhee & Dr. Kevin Chan
Track 3 – Informatics Dr. Sam Stewart, Dr. Lynsey Martin, Dr. Christopher Patey, Mr. Paul Norman
Track chair: Dr. Katrina Hurley
Track 4 – Disaster (1) Dr. Val Homier, Dr. Andrew Wilmore, Dr. Daniel Kollek, Dr. Vered Gazit
Track chair: Dr. Carl Jarvis
Track 5 – Knowledge Translation Dr. Andrew Worster, Ms. Shelley McLeod, Dr. Jo-Ann Talbot, Dr. Cheri-Lee Adams
Track chair: Dr. Jo-Ann Talbot
Track 6 – Heads, Hearts and Making Sure They All Get Perfused Dr. James Gould, Dr. George Kovacs, Dr. Andrew Travers, Dr. Gord Gubitz
Track chair: Dr. Mary-Lynn Watson
16:30 – 18:00 Grizzly Den
21:00 – 01:00 Docs that Rock
TIME EVENT SPEAKERS
08:00 – 09:15 Accredited breakfast symposium
09:30 – 10:30 Plenary: Dr. Richard Harris
10:45 – 12:15 Track 1 – Research Abstracts TBD
Track chairs: Dr. Andrew McRae & Dr. Justin Yan
Track 2 – Just the Facts 3: Pediatric Edition (Still Just the Facts, Only errr…Smaller) Dr. Kevin Chan, Dr. Allyson Holland, Dr. Dominic Allain, Dr. Brett Taylor
Track chair: Dr. Dominic Allain
Track 3 – Geriatric EM: Creating a Senior-Friendly ED; Patient Experience; ED Patients with Dementia Dr. Don Melady; A panel of geriatric “ED survivors”: Ms. Joanne Redgrave and Ms. Diana Lawlor, Dr. Rob Anderson
Track chair: Dr. Doug Sinclair
Track 4 – Disaster (2) Dr. James Stempien, Dr. Alison Turnquist, Dr. Carlyn Denton, Dr. Tom Schmitz, Dr. Trevor Jain, LCol Dave Coker, LCol Will Patton
Track chair: Dr. Trevor Jain
Track 5 – Education & Top Education Innovation Abstract Competition Dr. Teresa Chan, Dr. Lynsey Martin, Dr. Tamara McColl, Dr. Erica Dance, Dr. Kaif Pardhan, Dr. Heather Murray, Dr. Alim Pardhan, Dr. Daniel Ting (Judge), Dr. Andrew Hall (Judge)
Track chair: Dr. Teresa Chan
Track 6 – Brag and Steal Top QIPS Abstract Presenters
Track chair: Dr. Lucas Chartier
12:15  Conference ends – see you at #CAEP20!