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Faculty of Medical Sciences

Continuing Medical Education

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Dear Colleagues,

Welcome to The University of the West Indies (UWI) online Continuing Medical Education 2024 series.

Our 2024 series, commences on June 23rd, 2024

Topics can be found below:

1)  Updates in Diseases of the Eyes, Ears, Nose and Throat (Sun, Jun 23 )

This session provides updates in some common and "Not so common" problems encountered
in the general management of conditions related to the eyes, neck and head.

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2) Caring for the Whole Person (Sun, July 21)

Whole person care is patient centered and involves the optimal use of healthcare resources.
Presentations in this session will focus on ways to improve the wellbeing and health outcomes in patients.

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3) Oncology Updates  (Sat. Aug 10)

Cancer remains the 2nd leading cause of death globally accounting for 1 in 6 deaths in 2018 (WHO).
Attendees to this session will be provided with updates in cervical, prostate, skin and colorectal cancer management.

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4) Mental Health (Sun. Aug 25)

According to a WHO report, in the first year of the COVID-19 pandemic, global prevalence of anxiety and depression increased by 25%.
As we navigate mental health care post the pandemic, participants will hear presentations on mental health assessment in adolescents,
The clinician’s role in cases of child abuse and neglect, management of ADHD and what alternatives are there to drug therapy for
depression and anxiety.
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5) The Intersection Between Family Medicine and Public Health (Sun Sept 22)

The intersection of public health and clinical medicine is changing.
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6) Radiology Workshop (Sat Sept. 14)

Diagnostic imaging provides detailed information about structures or disease related changes.
Participants in this workshop will be introduced to the accurate interpretation of some common
radiological investigations and improve their skills in the early detection and diagnosis of diseases/injuries.

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7) Aesthetic Medicine (Sat Oct 12)
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Faculty of Medical Sciences
Telephone: (246) 417-4694/4703/4264 Fax: (246) 438-9170 Email: fms@cavehill.uwi.edu