Grand Rounds 2015.11.10

Speaker: Marc Carrier, MD, MSc, FRCPC, Senior Scientist, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Associate Professor, University of Ottawa, Faculty of Medicine, Program Director, Thrombosis Fellowship

Occult Cancer detection in patients with unprovoked VTE

Educational Objectives:

1. Review the incidence of occult cancer detection in patient with venous thromboembolism (VTE)

2. Discuss the pros and cons of occult cancer screening in patients with unprovoked VTE

3. Review the recent data regarding the efficacy of extensive occult malignancy screening strategies

THE OTTAWA HOSPITAL -General Auditorium

Tuesday, November 10th, 2015

  • 8:00 to 9:00 a.m.

(Video-linked to the Civic Amphitheatre, Riverside Amphitheatre, Elisabeth Bruyère Hospital 320Y)

Note:  This Grand Rounds presentation will be webcasted live 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 will be provided.

THANK YOU- Dept. of Medicine Education Fund