Practical Problems in Pediatrics

February 15 - 16, 2018
Montréal Québec

Speakers

Sharon Abish, MD
The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC

Holly Agostino, MD
The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC

Reza Alizadehfar, MD
The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC

Benjamin Burko, MD

Brett Burstein, MD
The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC

Dr. Brett Burstein obtained his medical degree from McGill University (2010), graduating from the combined M.D/Ph.D program with a doctorate from the Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics (2008). He completed both his residency training in General Pediatrics (2013) and fellowship in Pediatric Emergency Medicine (2015) at the Montreal Children’s Hospital, where he has since been a Pediatric Emergency physician and Trauma Team Leader. Dr. Burstein is currently completing a MPH degree from the Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health in Clinical Epidemiology. His primary research interest is in the management of febrile young infants and work in this area has received a Professional Development Grant from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons, as well as national awards from the Canadian Pediatric Society and the Association of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Disease of Canada.

Mylène Dandavino, MD
The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC

Alexander Sasha Dubrovsky, MD
The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC

Roy Dudley, MD
The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC

Roy Dudley is a pediatric neurosurgeon and clinical researcher whose research interests focus on advanced neuroimaging for intractable epilepsy in children, and molecular pathways in common between pediatric brain tumors and epilepsy.

Sam Freeman, MD
The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC

Isabelle Gagnon, MD
The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC

Laurence Gauquelin, MD
The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC

Indra Rani Gupta, MD
The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC

Lily Hechtman, MD
The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC

Lily Hechtman, MD FRCP, is a professor of psychiatry and pediatric and Director of research for the Division of Child Psychiatry at McGill University. She has been involved in research in ADHD for many years and pioneered some of the first controlled long term prospective follow up studies as well as multimodal treatment studies. She has also developed Cognitive Behavioral interventions for adult and adolescents with ADHD. At the McGill University Health Center (Montreal Children’s Hospital), she heads an clinical outpatient psychiatry ADHD TEAM which specialized in Children and Adolescents with ADHD and various comorbid conditions.

Fatemeh Jafarian, MD
The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC

Nadine Korah, MD
The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC

Preetha Krishnamoorthy, MD
The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC

Laurent Legault, MD
The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC

Catherine Nolin, MD
The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC

Hema Patel, MD
The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC

Earl Rubin, MD
The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC

Ana Sant'Anna, MD
The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC

Anne Marie Sbrocchi, MD
The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC

Catherine Serra Poirier, PhD
The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC

Adam Shapiro, MD
The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC

Stephen Treherne, MD
Melville Pediatrics Centre

David Zielinski, MD
The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC

Declaration of Potential Conflict of Interest

Speakers will be requested to disclose to the audience any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest that may have a direct bearing on the subject matter of this program.