Friday, Oct. 18th Waddington Room, Fairmont Hotel Vancouver
11:30-12:00 Lunch
12:00-12:05 Opening Remarks Dr. Chris Hoag
12:05-12:55 Mentoring to Make Decisions at Mach 2 Jameel Janjua
12:55-13:45 Peeking Behind the Curtain: Surgical Judgment Beyond Cognition Dr. Carol-Anne Moulton
13:45-14:00 Nutrition Break
14:00-14:50 In search of equanimity: Lessons on how to keep your mind right, and your focus tight in the OR Dr. Jason Brooks
14:50-15:45 Current Concepts in Physician Health and Well-Being Dr. Himat Vaghadia
15:45 Closing Remarks Dr. Chris Hoag
19:00 Reception Nicli Antica Pizzeria, 62 E. Cordova, Vancouver, BC
Saturday, Oct. 19th Waddington Room, Fairmont Hotel Vancouver
7:30-8:00 Breakfast
8:00-8:05 Opening Remarks Dr. Chris Hoag
8:05-8:35 The Calgary Way? NSQIP suggests alarming TURP readmission rates, confirmed by Alberta Provincial Data” Dr. Hilary Brotherhood
8:35-9:20 PSMA-targeted imaging and therapy (theranostics) for metastatic prostate cancer Dr. Arman Rahmim
9:20-9:50 Transplantation, Cancer and The Immune System Dr. Dave Harriman
9:50-10:20 The Great from the Mediocre: Not To Fail Less, but To Rescue More Dr. Soojin Kim
10:20-10:35 Nutrition Break
10:35-11:20 CUA President’s Message Dr. Andrew MacNeily
11:20-12:05 Point/Counterpoint Mesh vs Fascia Moderator: Nathan Hoag Debate: Alex Kavanagh vs Dr. Christina Poon vs Dr. Chasta Bacsu
12:05-12:10 Closing Remarks Dr. Chris Hoag
12:10-12:30 Lunch
12:30-15:00 BCUS AGM Dr. Chris Hoag
18:30 Dinner Chambar, 568 Beatty St. 604-879-7119