2003 Meeting

Past Programs List

2003 Summary of the Presentations

Monday, May 5th
Welcome and Opening RemarksRoger T. Michael, MD, FRCP(C)
President CLIMOA 2003
Opening AddressWilliam Black, FSA, FCIA
President @ CEO Maritime Life Assurance Company
Ken Brown Memorial Lecture – Coronary Revascularization RevisitedFrancois Sestier, MD, PhD
West Nile Virus – Update and OutcomesLynn Johnston, MD, FRCP(C)
Bio-Terrorism-Implications for the Insurance IndustryJan Von Overbeck, MD, FMH, MSc.
Irritable Bowel Disease – Management, Morbidity and DisabilityGeoff Turnbull, MD, FRCP(C)
Lunch and CLIMOA Business Meeting
Carcinoma of the Breast-Current Assessments, Management and OutcomesLeonard Reyno, MD, FRCP(C)
Childhood Cancers – Improvements in OutcomesDorothy Barnard, MD, FRCP(C)
Inflammatory Markers of Coronary Artery DiseaseNicholas Giacomantonio, MD, FRCP(C)
Brain Tumors- Current Management and OutcomesSarah Kirby, MD., FRCP(C)
Tuesday, May 6th
NewInnovations in Pacemaker and Ablation TherapiesJohn Sapp, MD, FRCP(C)
Fibromyalgia- “Is it a Real Disease Entity?” A Mini-SymposiumDiane Mosher, MD, FRCP(C)
Jayant Patil, MD, FRCP(C)
Malignant Melanoma-Prognostication and OutcomesRichard Langley, MD, FRCP(C)
New Innovations in AngioplastyMichael Love, MD, FRCP(C)
Marijuanaas a Medication in Pain ControlMary Lynch, MD, FRCP(C)
DepressionCurrent-Management and OutcomesCraig Gosse, MD, FRCP(C)
UnderwritingCritical IllnessPeter Miller, MA, BM, BCh
Wednesday, May 7th
“ICONS” Improving Cardiac Outcomes in Nova ScotiaJafna Cox, MD, FRCP(C)
UnderwritingAbnormal Creatinine Values and MicroalbuminemiaA. Khoury, MD
Legaland Ethical Issues of Genetic Testing in the Insurance Industry – A Mini-SymposiumMartina Munden, BASC, LLB
Bruce Rowat, MD, FRCP(C)
Closing Remarks
Farewell Lunch