"2008 IAMRA BIENNIAL CONFERENCE"
UPDATED: 26 SEPTEMBER 2008 2008 IAMRA BIENNIAL CONFERENCE CAPE TOWN INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION CENTRE THEME: MEDICAL PROFESSIONALISM: THE BUILDING BLOCKS MONDAY, 06 OCTOBER 2008 Venue: Auditorium 2 14h00 – 17h00 Registration Master of Ceremony Adv. Boyce Mkhize 18h00 – 18h45 Welcome to Mzansi (South Africa) Performing Artists 19h00 – 19h30 IAMRA Conference Opening Dr Nicky Padayachee [HPCSA President] Dr John Hillery [IAMRA President] 19h30 – 20h00 Opening Address Dr Manto Tshabalala-Msimang: Minister of Health, RSA 20h00 Light Refreshments TUESDAY, 07 OCTOBER 2008 Venue: Auditorium 2 Chairperson Dr John Hillery, USA 08h30 – 09h15 Opening Address: Drs Richard & Sylvia Cruess, Canada “Professionalism and Medicine’s Social Contract with Society” 09h15 – 11h00 Panel Presentation & Discussion: The Building Blocks: Medical Professionalism Teaching Professionalism - Dr David Watt, USA Measuring Professionalism - Dr Graham Howarth, UK Can it, should it be regulated Ethics & Professionalism - Prof Leslie London, South Africa 11h00 – 11h30 Break Chairperson Prof Thanyani Mariba, South Africa 11h30 – 12h30 Role of the Public and Patients in Promoting and Measuring Medical Professionalism Ms Joan Saddler, UK UPDATED: 26 SEPTEMBER 2008 Uneasy Balance Between Professionalism and Community Expectations Ms Helen Turnbull, Australia 12h30 – 13h00 Strengthening Medical Workforce Governance in Indonesia: A Collaborative Multidisciplinary Approach Prof Stephanie Short, Australia Prof Hasbullah Thabrany, Australia 13h00 – 14h15 Lunch 14h15 – 15h45 Concurrent Sessions Venue: Breakaway 1 Chairperson Dr Regina Benjamin, USA Performance Assessments: a Block towards Professionalism Dr Gerard Dillon, USA Dr Alison Reid, Australia Dr Andre Jacques, Canada Venue: Breakaway 2 Chairperson Prof John Campbell, New Zealand Continuing Medical Education: a Block towards Professionalism Prof Marietjie De Villiers, South Africa Dr John Jenkins, UK Dr Dinesh Patel, USA Venue: Breakaway 3 Chairperson Sir Graeme Catto, UK Fitness to Practice Investigations: a Block towards Professionalism Dr Phineas Makurira, Zimbabwe Dr Bhanu Prakash Dubey, India Mr John Lamont, Ireland Venue: Breakaway 4 Chairperson Dr Christopher Wagaiyu, Kenya Evaluating the Contribution of the Context of Practice to the Performance of Practitioners Identified as Poorly Performing Prof Pauline McAvoy, UK 15h45 – 16h00 Break 16h00 – 17h30 Concurrent Sessions continue UPDATED: 26 SEPTEMBER 2008 WEDNESDAY, 08 OCTOBER 2008 Venue: Auditorium 2 Chairperson Ms Fleur-Ange Lefebvre, Canada 08h30 – 10h30 Swiss Cheese or Swiss Clock? The Individual & the System in Performance Failure Prof Alastair Scotland, UK Evidence of Irregular Behaviour & A Measure of Professionalism Dr John Boulet, Canada Assessment & Remediation for Physicians with suspected Performance Problems: An International Survey Dr Rosemary Field, UK 10h30 – 11h00 Break Venue: Auditorium 2 Chairperson Dr Aquina Thulare, South Africa 11h00 – 12h30 Professional Values & The Student Dr Rosemary Macalister-Smith, UK The Value and the Limits of Professionalism in a Regulatory Framework Mr Finlay Scott, UK What Does Professionalism Mean to an International Medical Graduate? Dr David Blackmore, Canada Dr Ian Bowmer, Canada LUNCH ON YOUR OWN Venue: Breakaway 4 14h00 – 17h00 IAMRA Management Committee TECHNICAL TOUR / FREE AFTERNOON 19h00 Gala Dinner – Westin Grand Hotel – Grand Ballroom THURSDAY, 09 OCTOBER 2008 UPDATED: 26 SEPTEMBER 2008 Venue: Auditorium 2 Chairperson Dr Siebert Briedenhann, Namibia 08h30 – 09h30 Medical Regulation and Medical Performance: A Social Science Perspective' Prof Christopher Hood, UK 09h30 – 10h00 The Role of Medical Schools in Professionalism “The experiences of UK, EU and Non-EU Medical Graduates making the Transition to the UK Workplace” Dr Jan Illing, UK 10h00 – 10h15 Break 10h15 – 10h45 The Contemporary Business Models and their Impact on Professionalism: Models and funding of healthcare Rewards / Incentive Schemes Dr Kammy Chetty, South Africa 10h45 – 11h15 Summary of proceedings & Vote of Thanks 11h15 – 12h15 Lunch Venue: Breakaway 4 12h30 – 14h30 IAMRA General Assembly