Grand Rounds 2016.11.15

Speakers: Dr. Carl Jarvis, Executive Director, Centre for Excellence in Emergency Preparedness, Canada & Ms. Makiko Orita, Assistant Professor, Atomic Bomb Disease Institute, Nagasaki University, Japan

The Medical and Psychological Management of Radiation Accidents

Educational Objectives:

1. To understand the distinction between contamination and exposure

2. To review the techniques of biodosimetry

3. To review the current management of Acute Radiation Syndrome and Local Radiation Injury

4. To review the principles of managing internal contamination

5. To understand psychological aspects of the Fukushima nuclear power plant accident

THE OTTAWA HOSPITAL- General Auditorium

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

  • 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 available as live and archived webcast.

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.

Breakfast will be provided.

THANK YOU- Dept. of Medicine Education Fund