Grand Rounds 2013.01.22

Dr. Derek YF So, University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Medicine

A “RAPID” Approach to Antiplatelet Therapy The Right Drug for the Right Patient

Educational Objectives:

  1. To discuss the current landscape of P2Y12 inhibitors after acute coronary syndromes and percutaneous coronary intervention.
  2. To discuss the role of common genetic variants in affecting metabolism of clopidogrel.
  3. To introduce the use of pharmacogenomics in the personalization of antiplatelet drugs.

THE OTTAWA HOSPITAL – Civic Campus Amphitheatre

  • Tuesday, January 22th, 2013
  • 8:00 to 9:00 a.m.

(Video-linked to the General Campus Auditorium, Riverside Auditorium, Elisabeth Bruyère Hospital 320Y and Saint-Vincent Hosptial 5D)

Note:  This Grand Rounds presentation will be webcasted and archived.

The Ottawa Hospital Medical Grand Rounds is an accredited group learning activity as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Ottawa. Phone no. for OTN participants during question period is 613-798-5555 x78952.

Refreshments (coffee, tea, water) and muffins will be provided.

THANK YOU- Dept of Medicine Education Fund