CALENDAR VIEW

2018 Conference Schedule

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22 Mar 2018

17:00 - 19:00 Registration / Information Desk Open ( Wildrose Prefunction Area )
18:00 - 22:00 APA Executive Meeting ( Bluebell )
18:30 - 20:00 Depression in the Workplace: Getting back to Work and being Productive ( Wildrose Salon C )
Speaker(s): Dr. Pratap Chokka - Evaluate the session

23 Mar 2018

07:00 - 17:00 Registration / Information Desk Open ( Wildrose Prefunction Area )
07:30 - 08:00 Hot Buffet Breakfast ( Wildrose Salon A/B )
08:00 - 09:00 ADHD in Women: Puberty, PMS, Pregnancy to Peri-Menopause ( Wildrose Salon A/B )
Speaker(s): Dr. Sara Binder - Evaluate the session
09:00 - 10:00 National Opioid Guidelines ( Wildrose Salon C )
Speaker(s): Dr. Ron Lim - Evaluate the session
10:00 - 10:30 Refreshment Break ( Wildrose Prefunction Area )
10:30 - 11:30 Keynote Presentation: Multi-Modal Imaging: Neural Circuits and Mood Disorders: New Neural Targets for Novel Interventions. ( Wildrose Salon C )
Speaker(s): Dr. Mary L. Phillips - Evaluate the session
11:30 - 13:00 Lunch Symposium: Schizophrenia and Drug Addiction: What can we do? ( Wildrose Salon A/B )
Speaker(s): Dr. Bill MacEwan - Evaluate the session
13:00 - 14:00 Presidential Keynote Speaker "Challenges of knowledge translation in a climate of medical marijuana and impending legalization of cannabis" ( Wildrose Salon C )
Speaker(s): Dr. Oyedeji Ayonrinde - Evaluate the session
14:00 - 15:00 Presentation: Developing a National Neuroscience Curriculum - Progress on Planning for the Future of Psychiatry. ( Wildrose Salon C )
Speaker(s): Dr. Michael Travis - Evaluate the session
14:00 - 15:00 Brain to Mind to Mindfulness: A Clinician's Guide to Neural Development ( Hawthorn A )
Speaker(s): Dr. David Lovas - Evaluate the session
15:00 - 15:30 Refreshment Break ( Wildrose Prefunction Area )
15:00 - 15:30 SCAP "Meet 'N' Greet" ( Hawthorn C )
15:30 - 16:30 CPD Institute: The Importance of Motivation and Energy in Improving Functional Outcomes for Patients ( Wildrose Salon C )
Speaker(s): Dr. Atul Khullar - Evaluate the session
15:30 - 16:30 SCAP AGM ( Hawthorn C )
16:30 - 18:00 The Book Every Psychiatrist Should Read – 3 Minute Talks ( Wildrose Salon C )  - Evaluate the session
18:30 - 22:00 Family Fun Night ( Wildrose Salon A/B )
21:30 - 00:00 Resident's Reception ( Divas Martini Lounge )

24 Mar 2018

07:00 - 16:00 Registration / Information Desk Open ( Wildrose Prefunction Area )
07:30 - 08:00 Hot Buffet Breakfast ( Wildrose Salon A/B )
08:00 - 09:00 Breakfast Symposium: Clinical Relevance of "Trait-like" Impulsivity in Bipolar Disorder: to treat or not to treat. ( Wildrose Salon A/B )
Speaker(s): Dr. Joseph R. Calabrese - Evaluate the session
09:00 - 10:00 Keynote Speaker: Relational Health at Home: Personal Relationships, Burnout, and the Joy of Connection ( Wildrose Salon C )
Speaker(s): Dr. Eran Magen - Evaluate the session
10:00 - 10:30 Refreshment Break ( Wildrose Prefunction Area )
10:30 - 12:00 Workshop: The Other "Therapeutic Alliance": Building Strong Relationships with Your Colleagues and Trainees ( Wildrose Salon C )
Speaker(s): Dr. Eran Magen - Evaluate the session
10:30 - 12:00 CPD Institute: The 2017 Canadian Schizophrenia Guidelines ( Hawthorn A )
Speaker(s): Dr. Thomas J. Raedler - Evaluate the session
12:00 - 13:30 Lunch Symposium: CANMAT/ISBD 2018 Guidelines for Management of Bipolar Disorder ( Wildrose Salon A/B )
Speaker(s): Dr. Yatham - Evaluate the session
13:30 - 14:30 Choosing Wisely: Wise Choices in Psychiatry ( Wildrose Salon C )
Speaker(s): Dr. Douglas Urness - Evaluate the session
13:30 - 13:50 Creating a Trauma Informed Organizational Culture ( Hawthorn A )
Speaker(s): Dr. Alma Fourie - Evaluate the session
13:30 - 13:50 Chamomile Extract as a potential replacement for benzodiazepines in the treatment of anxiety and sleep disturbance. ( Hawthorn B )
Speaker(s): Dr. Kevin W. Morin - Evaluate the session
13:30 - 13:45 RESIDENT: Impact on Workflow and Patient Safety of Standardized Psychiatry Admission Orders at a Tertiary Care Emergency Department ( Hawthorn C )
Speaker(s): Alex Dyck - Evaluate the session
13:30 - 13:45 RESIDENT: Validity of the PHQ-9 In Neurological Populations ( Bluebell )
Speaker(s): Dr. Nathalie Jette, Dr. Scott B. Patten, Mr. Michael Sanderson, Dr. Kimberly Williams - Evaluate the session
13:45 - 14:00 RESIDENT: Maintenance Intranasal Ketamine for Treatment-Resistant Depression: A Case Series ( Hawthorn C )
Speaker(s): Shaina Archer, Vincent Lee - Evaluate the session
13:45 - 14:00 RESIDENT: Promoting Shared Care and Improving Access for Community Mental Health Services in the Edmonton Zone ( Bluebell )
Speaker(s): Michele Foster - Evaluate the session
13:50 - 14:10 Suicide is Illegal! Challenges and Rewards on the journey to mental health education in Tanzania ( Hawthorn A )
Speaker(s): Dr. Rachel Grimminck, Dr. Suneina Mohan, Dr. Roy Turner - Evaluate the session
13:50 - 14:10 Effects of Concussive and Sub-Concussive Events on Psychiatric Symptoms and Syndromes. ( Hawthorn B )
Speaker(s): Dr. David Baron - Evaluate the session
14:00 - 14:15 RESIDENT: Prevalence Rates and Correlates of Likely Psychiatric Disorders in Residents of Fort McMurray Six and Eighteen Months after a Wildfire ( Hawthorn C )
Speaker(s): Shahram Moosavi - Evaluate the session
14:00 - 14:15 RESIDENT: The effectiveness of Group CBT and Exercise in management of Depression: A three arm randomized controlled pilot trial ( Bluebell )
Speaker(s): Dr. Mojtaba Yekrang Safakar - Evaluate the session
14:10 - 14:30 Dying with Dementia, what are patients' needs… ( Hawthorn A )
Speaker(s): Dr. Olutade Olajitan - Evaluate the session
14:10 - 14:30 Academic Performance and Student Mental Health ( Hawthorn B )
Speaker(s): Jacquelyn Paquet - Evaluate the session
14:15 - 14:30 RESIDENT: eHealth for Mental Health: Optimizing information delivery between providers and patients in suicide assessment ( Hawthorn C )
Speaker(s): Dr. Eric Chan Tai Kong - Evaluate the session
14:15 - 14:30 RESIDENT: Rapid effectiveness of intravenous ketamine for ultraresistant depression in a clinical setting and evidence for baseline anhedonia as a clinical predictor of effectiveness ( Bluebell )
Speaker(s): Rejish K. Thomas - Evaluate the session
14:30 - 14:50 The Pregnant Brain ( Wildrose Salon C )
Speaker(s): Dr. Jean-Michel Le Melledo - Evaluate the session
14:30 - 14:50 CanREACH, Mental Health Literacy in Primary Care: the Art and Science of Implementation. ( Hawthorn A )
Speaker(s): Dr. Sam Chang, Dr. Geraldine Farrelly, Dr. Abdul Rahman - Evaluate the session
14:30 - 14:50 Psychopharmacology 2018 - what is new, what is coming? ( Hawthorn B )
Speaker(s): Dr. Thomas J. Raedler - Evaluate the session
14:30 - 14:45 RESIDENT: “Can it be Cured?!”: An Approach to Rapidly Progressive Dementia ( Hawthorn C )
Speaker(s): Antonia Cappella - Evaluate the session
14:30 - 14:45 RESIDENT: Feedback for Psychiatry Training in Alberta ( Bluebell )
Speaker(s): Dr. Andrew Dutcher, Dr. Patricia Maron - Evaluate the session
14:45 - 15:00 RESIDENT: Eating Disorders in Late Life ( Hawthorn C )
Speaker(s): Catherine Cheng - Evaluate the session
14:45 - 15:00 RESIDENT: Impact of Oil Recession on Community Mental Health Service Utilization in an Oil Sands Mining Region in Canada ( Bluebell )
Speaker(s): Ogechi Igwe - Evaluate the session
14:50 - 15:10 Prediction and Understanding of Resilience in Albertan Families. Longitudinal Study of Disaster Responses. ( Wildrose Salon C )
Speaker(s): Dr. Shui Jiang - Evaluate the session
14:50 - 15:10 Neuroplasticity as a Potential Therapeutic tool for the Brain and the Body ( Hawthorn A )
Speaker(s): Dr. Eleanor Stein - Evaluate the session
14:50 - 15:10 Sport Related Concussion Correlates with Lower Post-Concussion Psychiatric Outcomes and Overall Symptom Burden: A Retrospective Chart Review ( Hawthorn B )
Speaker(s): Cormac Southam - Evaluate the session
15:00 - 15:15 RESIDENT: A Case Study of Cognition in a Euthymic Bipolar Patient: An objective measurement of cognitive ability before and after their diagnosis and their subjective experience. ( Hawthorn C )
Speaker(s): Eric Gee - Evaluate the session
15:00 - 15:15 RESIDENT: Enhancing peer-support experience for patients discharged from acute psychiatric care: Protocol for a randomized controlled pilot trial ( Bluebell )
Speaker(s): Dr. Allen Fu - Evaluate the session
15:10 - 16:00 Lessons from the History of Psychiatry ( Wildrose Salon C )
Speaker(s): Dr. Roger Bland - Evaluate the session
15:10 - 16:00 Getting UNSTUCK: Exposure Therapy for OCD ( Hawthorn A )
Speaker(s): Dr. Janet Caryk, Dr. Wes Miller - Evaluate the session
15:10 - 16:00 Food For Thought: A look at diet and mental health ( Hawthorn B )
Speaker(s): Dr. Jennifer Swainson - Evaluate the session
15:15 - 15:30 RESIDENT: The effects of the compositional ratio of THC/CBD in cannabis products, and implications in the future of Canadian Cannabis Legislation ( Hawthorn C )
Speaker(s): Ian King - Evaluate the session
15:15 - 15:30 RESIDENT: Improving mental health: a process evaluation using qualitative and quantitative analysis of a psychiatry education intervention in Mwanza, Tanzania for medical students ( Bluebell )
Speaker(s): Dr. Jadah Johnson, Dr. Jordan Li, Dr. Susan Poon - Evaluate the session
16:10 - 17:10 APA Annual General Meeting ( Wildrose Salon C )
18:30 - 00:00 President's Gala ( Wildrose Salon A/B )

25 Mar 2018

07:00 - 12:00 Registration / Information Desk Open ( Wildrose Prefunction Area )
08:00 - 08:30 Hot Buffet Breakfast ( Wildrose Salon A/B )
08:30 - 10:30 APA and Section of General Psychiatry Annual General Meeting ( Wildrose Salon C )
10:30 - 11:00 Refreshment Break ( Wildrose Prefunction Area )
11:00 - 12:00 APA and Section of General Psychiatry Annual General Meeting Continued ( Wildrose Salon C )