2010 Program

Responsible Use of Advanced Technologies in Medicine

Call to Order

Co-Chairs: Rami Shoucri and Carla Pajak

Welcoming Remarks

Dr. Aubie Angel and Dean Catharine Whiteside

Keynote Address: “Technology assessment in health care and the public interest”

Introduced by Dr. Michael Julius, VP Research, Sunnybrook Hospital

 Dr. Leslie Levin, Head, Med. Advisory Secretariat, Ministry of Health & Long-Term Care

DIAGNOSTIC AND THERAPEUTIC TECHNOLOGIES IN PATIENT CARE

Co-Chairs: Dr. Andrew Baines and Judith Seary

“Screening newborns: Expanding opportunities and setting limits”

Dr. Fiona Alice Miller, Associate Prof., Health Policy, Management & Evaluation, U of T

“Pushing nutrition paradigms: From lab bench to 15 million children in 10 years”

Dr. Stan Zlotkin, Senior Scientist, Paediatrics, Sick Kids Hospital Research Institute

“Medical device design, human error, and adverse effects”

Dr. Kim Vicente, Professor, Mechanical Engineering, U of T

PANEL DISCUSSION – SOCIAL NETWORKING, IT AND DOCTOR-PATIENT RELATIONSHIPS

Co-Chairs: David Cape and Robert Fraser Moderator: Mr. Neil Seeman

“Listening 2.0: Understanding patient needs in the second generation of the Internet”

Mr. Neil Seeman, Director, Health Strategy Innovation Cell

 “Trials and tribulations of e-Health”

Dr. Kaveh Shojania, Director, Centre for Patient Safety, U of T

“Technology in the medical curriculum”

Dr. Jay Rosenfeld, Vice Dean, Undergraduate Medical Education, U of T 

Open Discussion

Moderator: Dr. John Dirks Summary Perspective
Dr. David Goldbloom, Senior Medical Advisor, Centre for Addiction & Mental Health

Closing Remarks

Rami Shoucri, Dr. Aubie Angel

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