Preliminary Agenda

Friday, June 22nd, 2018
(Friday sessions are available to SDM Pharmacists who can attend without incurring extra accommodation costs)
2:00 pm – 9:00 pm Conference Registration
2:45 pm – 3:45 pm Optional CE Session #1: Canadian Generic Medicines – Trusting the Evidence for Quality, Safety and Effectiveness
Sponsored by NatCo.
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Optional CE Session #2 - FAKE NEWS: Debunking Myths about Biologic Medications
Sponsored by AbbVie
Saturday, June 23rd, 2018
6:30 am – 5:00 pm Conference Registration & Information
7:00 am – 8:15 am Buffet Breakfast
7:00 am – 8:15 am Alberta Breakfast: Critically Evaluating Evidence of SGLT2 Inhibitors in Type 2 Diabetes treatment
Sponsored by Janssen
8:30 am – 10:30 am General Session: Jeff Leger, President, SDM
                         Ash Desai, EVP, Pharmacy
                         Pharmacist of the Year Awards
                         Pharmacy Team of the Year presentation
 
10:30 am – 11:00 am Refreshment Break
11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Connected Health Care/Privacy Sessions

12:15 pm – 1:30 pm CDE Lunch (CDE only)
12:15 pm - 1:30 pm  Associate Concept & Career Options Luncheon
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Buffet Lunch (including product spotlight presentation on Cold-Fx)
Pharmacy Exhibits
2:00 - 4:15 pm CE Sessions & Exhibits
-Mental Health
-Adult Immunizations: A Pharmacist's Guide
-Opioid Perscribing Your Role
-Mission Possible: Hypertension Intervention
3:00 - 3:15 pm Refreshment Break
4:30 pm – 5:30 pm CE Sessions (above sessions repeated)
6:30 pm – 7:15 pm Cocktail Reception
7:30 pm – 11:30 pm Dinner & Entertainment
-Wayne Lee, Comedy Hypnotist
Sunday, June 24th, 2018
6:30 am – 3:30 pm Conference Registration & Information
7:00 am – 8:00 am Buffet Breakfast
8:00 am – 10:00 am CE Presentations:
  • Management of atopic dermatitis for pharmacists, Sponsored by Sanofi Genzyme
  • Uterine Fibroid – From Symptoms to Solutions, Sponsored by Allergan
10:00 am – 10:15 am Refreshment Break
10:15 am – 11:15 am Workshop Rotation (previous sessions repeated)
11:30 am – 12:30 pm Workshop Rotation (previous sessions repeated)
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Buffet Lunch
1:30 pm – 3:00 pm Closing General Session (Ends at 3:00pm)
  • Health Noise: Is Popular Culture Destroying Science? Timothy Caulfield, Keynote Speaker
  • Closing Comments and Prizes