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wednesday 3 april

 
 

1900 - 2200

GEM SEM Dinner (Optional)

Venue TBA

 

thursday 4 april

 
 

0800 - 0850

Registration

Welcome Tea & Coffee

 

0900 - 1050







Session 1 - Delirium

0900 - 0920
Delirium screening in the ED: a review of the literature and a practical approach - Glenn Arendts

0920 - 0940
The medical perspective: Causes of delirium and pharmacotherapy - Anita Nitchingham

0940 - 1000
The nursing perspective: prevention and mitigation of delirium, education resources-Linda Schnitker

1000 - 1030
Post anaesthetic delirium - David Scott

1030 - 1050
Panel Discussion

 

1050 - 1120

Morning Tea

 

1120 - 1225

Session 2 - Acute Pain Issues

1120 - 1140
Pain assessment in the cognitively impaired patient - Margaret Fry

1140 - 1200
How we cause pain in the ED - Martie Botha

1200 - 1225
Panel Discussion

 

1225 - 1330

Lunch

 

1330 - 1500

Session 3 - Hypothetical - Legal Issues in end of Life Care

Panel of Michael Downes, Louis Christie, Mohammed Khateeb & Shih-Ning Then chaired by Nemat Alsaba

 

1500 - 1515

Afternoon Tea

 

1515 -1620

Session 4 - Clinical Specifics

1515 - 1545
Surgery in Geriatrics - George Bursle

1545 - 1600
Reflections on the Day

1600 - 1620
Final Questions and Discussion

 

1620 - 1630

Closing Address