Grand Rounds 2019.01.15

Speakers: Daniel Kobewka MD FRCPC MSc, Assistant Professor, Division of General Internal Medicine & Pierre Bourque MD FRCP(C), Associate Professor, Division of Neurology

When proteins become toxic to the brain and nerves

Educational Objectives: 

1. Define rapidly progressive dementia and discuss a diagnostic approach.

2. Review the epidemiology, diagnosis and natural history of CJD.

3. Describe a diagnostic approach to polyneuropathy.

4. Review the classification of amyloid disorders, and apply it to a case of amyloid neuropathy.

THE OTTAWA HOSPITAL- General Auditorium

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

  • 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 (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

LIGHT REFRESHMENTS will be provided

THANK YOU- Dept. of Medicine Education Fund