ECHO Rheumatology sessions are Fridays from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM.

Please note: The below didactic curriculum is subject to change without notice.

Last updated: 9 August, 2018.

CYCLE 4

Session/Date Didactic Topic Presenter(s)
5-Jan-18 No session  
S1 – 12-Jan-18 Approach to the patient with peripheral joint pain Amanda Steiman
S2 – 19-Jan-18 Approach to the Patient with back Pain   Claire Bombardier & Carlo Ammendolia
S3 – 26-Jan-18 Expanding Your Differential Diagnosis Amanda Steiman
S4 – 2-Feb-18 When Everything Hurts: Fibromyalgia? Claire Bombardier
9-Feb-18 No session
16-Feb-18 No session
S5 – 23-Feb-18 Rationalizing Lab Testing: How Not to go bANAnas   Amanda Steiman
S6 – 2-Mar-18 Joint Exam and Injection Techniques Claire Bombardier  & Amanda Steiman
S7 – 9-Mar-18 Imaging and Ultrasound:  What, When, Where, Why Claire Bombardier  & Amanda Steiman
16-Mar-18  No session
S8 – 23-Mar-18  “Time is Joint”: Collaboration in early  IA Management Focus on Co-Morbidities Claire Bombardier
30-Mar-18 No session
6-Apr-18 No session
S9: 13-Apr-18 Methotrexate, Conventional Disease Modifying Agents and Biologic Disease Modifying Agents Carolyn Whiskin
S10: 20-Apr-18 Non-Pharmacologic Aspects of Management Mandy McGlynn
S11: 27-Apr-18 Polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR)/ Giant-cell arthritis GCA Claire Bombardier
S12: 4-May-18 Arthritis – Crystal & Septic Claire Bombardier  & Amanda Steiman
11-May-18 No session
18-May-18 No session
S13: 25-May-18 Osteoporosis Heather McDonald
S14: 1-Jun-18 Rheumatoid arthritis Lori Albert
S15: 8-Jun-18 Lupus Amanda Steiman
S16: 15-Jun-18 Osteoarthritis Natasha Gakhal
S17: 22-Jun-18 Spondyloarthropathies Laura Passalent
29-Jun-18 No session
S18: 6-Jul-18 Ultrasound in MSK Pooneh Akhavan

 

CYCLE 5

Date Topic Presenter(s)
S1 – 13-Jul-18 Approach to the patient with back pain Claire Bombardier & Carlo Ammendolia
S2 – 20-Jul-18 Approach to the Patient with peripheral joint pain   Amanda Steiman
S3 – 27-Jul-18 Common regional MSK disorders – Lower Julia Alleyne
3-Aug-18 No session
S4 – 10-Aug-18 Expanding Your Differential Diagnosis Amanda Steiman
S5 – 17-Aug-18 When Everything Hurts: Fibromyalgia? Claire Bombardier
24-Aug-18 No session – Summer break
31-Aug-18 No session – Summer break
S6 – 7-Sep-18 Rationalizing Lab Testing: How Not to go bANAnas   Amanda Steiman
S7 – 14-Sep-18 Lupus  Amanda Steiman
S8 – 21-Sep-18 Imaging and Ultrasound:  What, When, Where, Why Claire Bombardier /Amanda Steiman
S9 – 28-Sep-18 Non-Pharmacologic Aspects of Management Mandy McGlynn
5-Oct-18 No session
S10- 12-Oct-18 Methotrexate, Conventional Disease Modifying Agents and Biologic Disease Modifying Agents Carolyn Whiskin
S11 – 19-Oct-18 OA x-rays (Knee and Hip). Findings and their significance Dr. Robert Brock
S12 – 26-Oct-18 Polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR)/ Giant-cell arthritis GCA Claire Bombardier /Amanda Steiman
S13 – 2-Nov-18 Common regional MSK disorders – Upper Julia Alleyne
S14 – 9-Nov-18 Medical Cannabis in Rheumatology Claire Bombardier
S15 – 16-Nov-18 Osteoarthritis Gillian Hawker
S16 – 23-Nov-18 Rheumatoid arthritis Lori Albert
S17- 30-Nov-18 Spondyloarthropathies Laura Passalent
7-Dec-18 No session
S18 – 14-Dec-18 Arthritis – Crystal & Septic Amanda Steiman
21-Dec-18 No session – Christmas break
28-Dec-18 No session – Christmas break