January 10-14, 2022 Interactive Live Virtual Program

Program Agenda


The program takes place in the eastern standard time (EST) zone and will begin at 9:00 am on Monday, January 10, 2022 and will conclude on Friday, January 14, 2022 at 4:00 pm.


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Monday, January 10, 2022
Time Session Faculty
8:30 am — 9:00 am Virtual Check-In
9:00 am — 9:15 am Welcome from Program Chairs Anne Niec, McMaster
Bosco Paes, McMaster
9:15 am — 10:15 am Infectious Diseases - Vaccines
Jeff Pernica
10:15 am — 11:45 am General Paediatrics Tara Baron
11:45 am — 12:15 pm Break
12:15 pm — 1:15 pm Developmental/Behavioural Paediatrics Lyn Sonnenberg
1:15 pm — 2:00 pm Allergy Rae Brager
2:00 pm — 2:15 pm Break
2:15 pm — 3:45 pm Gastrointestinal Disorders & Hepatology Nikhil Pai
3:45 pm — 4:45 pm Orthopedics Debra Bartley
4:45 pm — 5:00 pm Closing remarks Anne Niec, McMaster
Bosco Paes, McMaster

Optional Evening Session - Introduction to practical OSCE stations and MCQ
*Multiple cases will be used for each session.
Time Session Faculty
6:45 pm — 7:00 pm Virtual Check-In
7:00 pm — 7:05 pm Welcome from Program Chairs Anne Niec, McMaster
Bosco Paes, McMaster
7:05 pm — 8:00 pm Practical approach to the OSCE* Jean-Francois Lemay
8:00 pm — 9:00 pm Practical approach to an MCQ exam* Jean-Francois Lemay
9:00 pm — 9:05 pm Closing remarks Anne Niec, McMaster
Bosco Paes, McMaster

Tuesday, January 11, 2022
Time Session Faculty
8:30 am — 9:00 am Virtual Check-In
9:00 am — 10:30 am Hematology & Oncology Vickey Breakey
10:30 am — 11:15 am Rheumatology Johannes Roth
11:15 am — 11:45 am Break
11:45 am — 12:45 pm Ophthalmology Michael O'Connor
12:45 pm — 1:45 pm Otolaryngology Sharon Cushing
1:45 pm — 2:00 pm Break
2:00 pm — 3:30 pm Nephrology Cherry Mammen
3:30 pm — 4:15 pm Child Abuse Kathleen Nolan
4:15 pm — 4:30 pm Closing remarks Anne Niec, McMaster
Bosco Paes, McMaster

Wednesday, January 12, 2022
Time Session Faculty
8:30 am — 9:00 am Virtual Check-In
9:00 am — 10:30 am Neonatology Connie Williams
10:30 am — 11:15 am Update CPS statements Charlotte Moore-Hepburn
11:15 am — 11:45 am Break
11:45 am — 12:45 pm Urology Karen Psooy
12:45 pm — 1:45 pm Neurology Hugh McMillan
1:45 pm — 2:00 pm Break
2:00 pm — 3:30 pm Cardiology Kenny Wong
3:30 pm — 4:15 pm Immunology Vy Kim
4:15 pm — 4:30 pm Closing remarks Anne Niec, McMaster
Bosco Paes, McMaster

Thursday, January 15, 2022
Time Session Faculty
8:30 am — 9:00 am Virtual Check-In
9:00 am — 10:30 am Metabolic Disorders Shaily Jain
10:30 am — 11:30 am Adolescent Medicine Megan Cooney
11:30 am — 12:00 pm Break
12:00 pm — 1:00 pm Respirology David Zelinski
1:00 pm — 2:00 pm Paediatric Surgery Hussein Wissanji
2:00 pm — 2:15 pm Break
2:15 pm — 3:45 pm Poisons, Burns and Near Drownings Naveen Poonai
3:45 pm — 4:45 pm Critical Care - Injuries Ronish Gupta
4:45 pm — 5:00 pm Closing remarks Anne Niec, McMaster
Bosco Paes, McMaster

Friday, January 14, 2022
Time Session Faculty
8:30 am — 9:00 am Virtual Check-In
9:00 am — 10:30 am Endocrinology Karen McAssey
10:30 am — 11:30 am Mental Health Daniel Gorman
11:30 am — 12:00 pm Break
12:00 pm — 1:00 pm Genetics/Dysmorphology Peter Kannu
1:00 pm — 2:00 pm Dermatology Javeed Mohammed
2:00 pm — 2:15 pm Break
2:15 pm — 3:45 pm Infectious Diseases Ari Bitnun
3:45 pm — 4:00 pm Closing remarks Anne Niec, McMaster
Bosco Paes, McMaster