Session I

Session I Research Workshop  – 2.0 CME hrs
8:00 AM – 10:00 AM


Literature review
Sophie George


Choosing Research topic
Vrunda Sakharkar


Tips on Research Budgeting
Camille Ragin


Opportunities for bench research in The Bahamas
Indera Martin


Opportunities for Collaborative research
Robin Roberts


Moving your Research Project to Publication
Glenn Jones


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Coffee Break
10:00am– 10:30am

Session II

Session II – Health Surveillance
10:30AM – 12:00PM


Child Health Assessment & Screening Services (CHASS) – Painting the complete picture of the health of our youth Phillip Swann


Polypharmacy Among Elderly Patients Attending the Geriatrics Clinic at Selected Primary Health Care Centres and Internal Medicine Clinics at Princess Margaret Hospital, Nassau, Bahamas
Mitesha Nottage


The Use of Smart Devices in the Management of Patients with Non-Communicable Diseases by Physicians in Grand Bahama and New Providence: Physicians’ Perspective
Dawn Gallagher


Assessment of traditional risk factors and subclinical atherosclerosis in patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis
Geeta Kumari


The WHO HEARTS Initiative – Addressing Patient Compliance and Physician Inertia in the management of Hypertension
Phillip Swann


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Lunch
12:00PM-12:30PM

Session IV

Session IV – 2.0 CME hrs
Medicine on The Cutting Edge
3:00PM – 500PM


Cardiovascular Safety of Lorcaserin in Overweight or Obese Patients
Corville Brown


Regenerative Medicine
Anthony A. Oliva


Continuing Advances in Radiotherapy Cancer Treatment
Glenn Jones


The Occurrence of Central Line Associated Bloodstream Infections In The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Princess Margaret Hospital Nassau Bahamas Between January 1, 2011 and December 31, 2015
Inderia Nairn


The Descriptive Epidemiology of Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension of The Newborn at The Princess Margaret Hospital, Nassau Bahamas from June 2013 to June 2018
Latina Fitz-Gerald


Adolescent Admissions to Princess Margaret Hospital to Children and Adult’s ward between 2013-2017
Kenva Fowler


Impact of Bundled Care on Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infections in a Caribbean NICU Setting: A Quality Improvement Project
Raquel Pitter-Curry


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Session III

Session III– 1.5 CME hrs
12:30PM– 2:30PM Cancer and Genetics


RBC Lecture
Remarks from, RBC President and SCMR Director


RBC Key Note Presentation
The Future to Curing Cancers is Here, Today: Precision Medicine from Bench to Bedside.
Sophie George


Presentations and Outcomes For Breast Cancer with Adjuvant Radiotherapy at The Cancer Centre Bahamas
Glenn Jones


Gene Profiles prostate cancer in The Bahamas – Preliminary Results
Camille Ragin


First Year Experience of Hereditary Testing in Gynecological Cancer Patients in a Clinical Setting in the Bahamas

Saida Bowe


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Coffee Break
2:30PM – 3:00PM