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					        Conference Goals
•Provide undergraduate students who are interested in pursuing
a career in medicine with an interactive environment to learn more
about the profession and to develop contacts in the profession

•Provide physicians and doctors with the opportunity to relay helpful
information and advice to Pre-Med Undergraduates

•Inform students about the admissions process at UBC

•Inform students about the MCAT test and how to prepare for it
using KAPLAN as a resource

•Inform students about opportunities to volunteer in the community
         A Future In Medicine
•   Date: Thursday, September 22, 2005
•   Time: Registration at 5:30p.m.
•   Place: Morris J Wosk Centre for Dialogue
•   Price: $12 Early Bird Special until
    September 15, 2005
                     email future.in.medicine@gmail.com for registration
                      2005 A Future in Medicine Conference Agenda


Start   Finish   Event                                       Location        Speaker

5:30     6:00    Registration and Poster Viewing

6:00     6:05    Students Enter Ballroom- Chairman Welcome   Main Ballroom

6:05     7:00    Guest Speakers                              Main Ballroom   Dr. Campana, Dr. Nicolaou, Dr. Guy
                                                                             Dr. Sakakibara, Dr. Badii, Dr. Exner, Dr.
7:00     7:45    Panel Discussion                            Main Ballroom         Legiehn, Dr. Hodge

7:45     8:00    Round Table Meet and Greet                  Main Ballroom   Resident’s and Fellows

8:00     8:20    Reception                                   Foyer
                                                                             •     Dr. Vera Frinton, Associate Dean of
                                                                                   Admissions Faculty of Medicine, UBC
                                                                             •     Chad Penner, Volunteer Vancouver
8:20     9:00    Break Out Session                           Three rooms     •     Arthur A. Dallas, KAPLAN College
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                  Guest Speakers Profile
Dr Savvas Nicolaou, MD, FRCPC
•Assistant Professor in Radiology at University of British Columbia in 2001
•Teaches both medical students and residents, and has received several awards for his
teaching
•Emergency/trauma fellowship training director
•He has 41 peer reviewed articles

Dr Bruce Campana, MD, FACEP, FRCPC
•Emergency room physician since 1987
•Practiced in Canada, United States and Saudi Arabia
•Worked closely with ICBC to bring awareness to road safety and effects of speeding
•Clinical Assistant Professor - UBC

Dr. Pierre Guy
•Trauma Orthopedics, VGH
                 Panel Speaker Profiles
Dr. Maziar Badii, MD, MHSc, FRCPC
•    Specializes in rheumatology and spine medicine.
•    Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, UBC.
•    Clinical interests include management of neck pain, back pain, sciatica, osteoporosis including vertebral
     compression fractures and vertebroplasty, as well as spinal injections.
•    Research interests relate to effective, non-surgical treatment of cervical and lumbar disc herniation.
•    Research scientist at the Arthritis Research Centre of Canada.

Dr Todd Sakakibara, BSc., MD, CCFP, ASAM
•   Specializes in family medicine.
•   Clinical Interests include inner city health where he works at Three Bridges Community Health Centre in addictions
    and primary care. He is the physician for Pride Health which is a collaboration providing care to the gay, lesbian,
    trans-gendered and bisexual communities.
•   Certified in addiction medicine
•   Medical manager of community HIV/AIDS services for Vancouver Coastal Health

Dr Gerald Legiehn, MD, FRCPC
•   Assistant professor at the University of British Columbia School of Medicine
•   Specializes in Radiology where he completed his residency and fellowship training at John Hopkins Hospital in the
    fields of Diagnostic Radiology and Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology.
•   He is a FRCPC as well as a Licentiate of the Medical Council of Canada..
•   Completed a second fellowship in Endovascular Abdominal Aortic Stent Grafting at the Mount Hospital in Perth,
    Australia.
                  Break-out Session Profiles
•   Dr. Vera Frinton, MD, FRSC
     –   Associate Dean of Admissions, Faculty of Medicine UBC
     –   Received her MD from the Faculty of Medicine, UBC. Following Internship in San Francisco, and a year of
         family practice, she pursued a Residency in Obstetrics & Gynaecology at UBC
     –   Has served three elected terms on the College of Physicians & Surgeons of BC and serving as its President
         in 1997-1998
     –   Became a clinical professor at the Faculty of Medicine in July 1999, She has served on the Faculty of
         Medicine Awards Committee, the ad hoc Jubilee Committee, the Search Committee for selection of Dean of
         Medicine in both 1991 and 1995-1996 and has been a member of the Admissions Selection Committee from
         2000 to the present
•   Arthur A. Dallas
     –   KAPLAN College
•   Chan Penner
     –   Volunteer Vancouver
     –   Graduated from SFU in 2005 with a major in Communicationsand a minor in History. In 2004, along with
         other friends from SFU, Chad started a charity, Books for Change, to collect new and used children's books
         and school materials to send to orphanages and schools in developing states, particularly Africa. Since
         2003, Chad has also been actively involved as a Big Buddy with Big Brothers of Greater Vancouver.
 A Future In Medicine- UBC/SFU Medical Conference



Hotel (conference rooms, catering)                       -4000

Supplies (posters, program, decorations, name tags)       -700

Advertising (@ SFU and UBC)                               -100

Gifts (presenters)                                        -400


Total Expenses                                           -5200




Tickets (150) @ 12.00                                    1800



Sponsorship
Molecular Biology and Biochemistry Student Union (SFU)    200
SFU Pre-Medical Society                                   250
AMS Student Initiative Fund                               250
Conference Team Fundraiser                                500
Funding Pending                                          2200


Total Funds                                              5200


Budget Total                                                0

				
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