Continuing Medical Education Calendar – Bermuda Hospitals Board

Continuing Medical Education Calendar

Continuing Medical Education (CME) offers a wide range of learning opportunities for physicians, nurses and allied health professionals in the hospital and in the community. These programmes are designed to keep pace with advances in medicine, technology and research, and changes in the healthcare environment. A calendar of learning lunches, classes and other events is posted below. Please check back regularly for updates.

< 2018 >
February

Topic: PAHO Collaboration – Developing a Roadmap to Convergent Mental Health Strategies

Speaker: Chantelle Simmons, MD CM, Chief of Psychiatry, Bermuda Hospitals Board

Date/Time: 12:30pm to 1:30pm on Monday 5 February 2018

Location: MWI Social Centre, Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute

Notes:

A minimum of 50 minutes is required for CME participation.

This CME/CDP activity has been approved by the Bermuda Hospitals Board Continuing Medical Education Programme. This interactive learning for the relevant audience(s) has met the standards and best practices for CME/CDP certified activities sponsored by the Continuing Medical Education Programme.

Date/Time: 9:30am to 5pm on Tuesday 6 February and Wednesday 7 February 2018

Location: Main Conference Room, Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute

The goal of Mental Health First Aid is to provide people with the resources to help those experiencing a mental health problem and to guide them to the appropriate professional help. For example, you may encounter an individual in the community, perhaps at work, who you believe may be experiencing symptoms of depression. This course will help you to approach this individual and will give you the tools to discuss your concerns as well as help them seek appropriate professional help. The course costs $100 and is offered as a two-day programme, from 9:30am-5pm on both days. Participants will be provided with a certificate indicating that they are trained in Mental Health First Aid. Please complete the registration form linked below.

Mental Health First Aid Course Information and Registration Form

Date/Time: 9:30am to 5pm on Tuesday 6 February and Wednesday 7 February 2018

Location: Main Conference Room, Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute

The goal of Mental Health First Aid is to provide people with the resources to help those experiencing a mental health problem and to guide them to the appropriate professional help. For example, you may encounter an individual in the community, perhaps at work, who you believe may be experiencing symptoms of depression. This course will help you to approach this individual and will give you the tools to discuss your concerns as well as help them seek appropriate professional help. The course costs $100 and is offered as a two-day programme, from 9:30am-5pm on both days. Participants will be provided with a certificate indicating that they are trained in Mental Health First Aid. Please complete the registration form linked below.

Mental Health First Aid Course Information and Registration Form

Topic: Cardiac Assessment Prior to Noncardiac Surgery

Speaker: Sam Mir, MD FACC, Director Cardiology Services, Bermuda Hospitals Board

Date/Time: 1pm to 2pm on Wednesday 7 February 2018

Location: 1st Floor Conference Room, General Wing, KEMH

BHB Heart Month CME Flyer – February 2018

Notes:

A minimum of 50 minutes is required for CME participation. Non-physician professionals who wish to participate in the Physicians CME are urged to RSVP to 239-5918 as space is limited.

This CME/CDP activity has been approved by the Bermuda Hospitals Board Continuing Medical Education Programme. This interactive learning for the relevant audience(s) has met the standards and best practices for CME/CDP certified activities sponsored by the Continuing Medical Education Programme.

Topic: Cardiac Assessment Prior to Noncardiac Surgery

Speaker: Sam Mir, MD FACC, Director Cardiology Services, Bermuda Hospitals Board

Date/Time: 8am to 9am on Thursday 8 February 2018

Location: 1st Floor Conference Room, General Wing, KEMH

BHB Heart Month CME Flyer – February 2018

Notes:

A minimum of 50 minutes is required for CME participation. Non-physician professionals who wish to participate in the Physicians CME are urged to RSVP to 239-5918 as space is limited.

This CME/CDP activity has been approved by the Bermuda Hospitals Board Continuing Medical Education Programme. This interactive learning for the relevant audience(s) has met the standards and best practices for CME/CDP certified activities sponsored by the Continuing Medical Education Programme.

Topic: Every Breath You Take… Stalking and harassment of health professionals

Speaker: Sebastian Henagulph, MB BCh BAO MA MRCP Psych, Forensic Psychiatrist, Bermuda Hospitals Board

Date/Time: 12:30pm to 1:30pm on Monday 12 February 2018

Location: MWI Social Centre, Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute

Notes:

A minimum of 50 minutes is required for CME participation.

This CME/CDP activity has been approved by the Bermuda Hospitals Board Continuing Medical Education Programme. This interactive learning for the relevant audience(s) has met the standards and best practices for CME/CDP certified activities sponsored by the Continuing Medical Education Programme.

Topic: Definitive chemoradiotherapy for unresectable Stage III NSCLC

Speaker: David Kozono, MD PhD, Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA

Date/Time: 8am to 9am on Wednesday 14 February 2018

Location: 1st Floor Conference Room, General Wing, KEMH

Notes:

A minimum of 50 minutes is required for CME participation. Non-physician professionals who wish to participate in the Physicians CME are urged to RSVP to 239-5918 as space is limited.

This CME/CDP activity has been approved by the Bermuda Hospitals Board Continuing Medical Education Programme. This interactive learning for the relevant audience(s) has met the standards and best practices for CME/CDP certified activities sponsored by the Continuing Medical Education Programme.

Topic: Coronary Calcium Crystals: Are we looking into a crystal ball?

Speaker: Joe Yammine, MD FACC, Consultant Cardiologist, Bermuda Hospitals Board

Date/Time: 1pm to 2pm on Wednesday 14 February 2018

Location: 1st Floor Conference Room, General Wing, KEMH

BHB Heart Month CME Flyer – February 2018

Notes:

A minimum of 50 minutes is required for CME participation. Non-physician professionals who wish to participate in the Physicians CME are urged to RSVP to 239-5918 as space is limited.

This CME/CDP activity has been approved by the Bermuda Hospitals Board Continuing Medical Education Programme. This interactive learning for the relevant audience(s) has met the standards and best practices for CME/CDP certified activities sponsored by the Continuing Medical Education Programme.

Topic: Coronary Calcium Crystals: Are we looking into a crystal ball?

Speaker: Joe Yammine, MD FACC, Consultant Cardiologist, Bermuda Hospitals Board

Date/Time: 8am to 9am on Thursday 15 February 2018

Location: 1st Floor Conference Room, General Wing, KEMH

BHB Heart Month CME Flyer – February 2018

Notes:

A minimum of 50 minutes is required for CME participation. Non-physician professionals who wish to participate in the Physicians CME are urged to RSVP to 239-5918 as space is limited.

This CME/CDP activity has been approved by the Bermuda Hospitals Board Continuing Medical Education Programme. This interactive learning for the relevant audience(s) has met the standards and best practices for CME/CDP certified activities sponsored by the Continuing Medical Education Programme.

Topic: Mental Health Act Review – Proposed Amendments to the Mental Health Act

Speaker: Jamie Campbell, Mental Health Act Review Project Team

Date/Time: 12:30pm to 1:30pm on Monday 19 February 2018

Location: MWI Social Centre, Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute

Notes:

A minimum of 50 minutes is required for CME participation.

This CME/CDP activity has been approved by the Bermuda Hospitals Board Continuing Medical Education Programme. This interactive learning for the relevant audience(s) has met the standards and best practices for CME/CDP certified activities sponsored by the Continuing Medical Education Programme.

Topic: How to Optimise Cardiovascular Care of the Diabetic Patient

Speaker: Richard W Nesto, MD FAHA FACC FRCP (Edin), Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Lahey Hospital and Medical Center; Professor of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine

Date/Time: 1pm to 2pm on Wednesday 21 February 2018

Location: 1st Floor Conference Room, General Wing, KEMH

BHB Heart Month and Diabetes CME Flyer – February 2018

Notes:

A minimum of 50 minutes is required for CME participation. Non-physician professionals who wish to participate in the Physicians CME are urged to RSVP to 239-5918 as space is limited.

Accreditation: Lahey Clinic Hospital, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation: Lahey Clinic Hospital, Inc. designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Topic: How to Optimise Cardiovascular Care of the Diabetic Patient

Speaker: Richard W Nesto, MD FAHA FACC FRCP (Edin), Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Lahey Hospital and Medical Center; Professor of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine

Date/Time: 8am to 9am on Thursday 22 February 2018

Location: 1st Floor Conference Room, General Wing, KEMH

BHB Heart Month and Diabetes CME Flyer – February 2018

Notes:

A minimum of 50 minutes is required for CME participation. Non-physician professionals who wish to participate in the Physicians CME are urged to RSVP to 239-5918 as space is limited.

Accreditation: Lahey Clinic Hospital, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation: Lahey Clinic Hospital, Inc. designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Topic: Schema and Modes in Borderline Personality Disorder

Speaker: Dr Bruce Donaldson, Clinical Psychologist, Bermuda Hospitals Board

Date/Time: 12:30pm to 1:30pm on Monday 26 February 2018

Location: MWI Social Centre, Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute

Notes:

A minimum of 50 minutes is required for CME participation.

This CME/CDP activity has been approved by the Bermuda Hospitals Board Continuing Medical Education Programme. This interactive learning for the relevant audience(s) has met the standards and best practices for CME/CDP certified activities sponsored by the Continuing Medical Education Programme.

 

Click here for medical education links.