From the clinicians who brought you the highly acclaimed Best Science Medicine Course; Meds Conference; BS Medicine Podcast; Practical Evidence for Informed Practice (PEIP) Conference; and Tools for Practice – we make evidence fun!

MEME conference logo with Vancouver mountains "making evidence matter for everyone"

Join us for the MEME Conference in Vancouver, BC at the Pan Pacific on May 12 & 13, 2023. In-person and webcast registration available.

Printable brochure for download.

preliminary Agenda
(thE AGENDA MAY be subject to change before finalized)

TimePresentationPresenter
7:30amIn-person Registration Opens
8:20amWebcast Opens
8:30amWelcome
8:40amOpening Presentation James McCormack & Mike Allan
9:10amThe Placebo EffectJames McCormack
9:40amQuestions
10:00amBreak
10:25amAdult ADHDJessica Kirkwood
10:45amPoint of Care Ultrasound for Primary Care – Should You Push for It?Jessica Bryce
11:05amQuestions Questions
11:15amFlashes of Brilliance: A Sneak Peek at the PEER 2023 Simplified Lipid GuidelineMike Kolber & Adrienne Lindblad
11:45amNOACs: Head to HeadPeter Loewen
12:05pmQuestions
12:15pmLunch
1:10pmTop 5 Cardiology StudiesRicky Turgeon
1:30pmThe Confusion of Treating Confusion in the ElderlyCorinne Tremblay-Sabatini
1:50pmQuestions
2:00pmTop 5 Pediatric StudiesTina Korownyk
2:20pmContinuous Glucose Monitoring: Hypo-Hype or Real Benefit?Jamie Falk
2:40pmQuestions
2:50pmBreak
3:10pmTranslating Benefits and Harms of Diabetes Drugs: There’s a Tool for ThatRicky Turgeon
3:30pmSkin and Soft Tissue InfectionsWill Connors
3:50pmQuestions
4:00pmDay Concludes (begins 9:00 am the next day)
TimeTitlePresenter
8:00amIn-Person Registration Opens
8:50amWebcast Opens
9:00amWelcome
9:05amTop 5 Primary Care Articles You Need to KnowMike Allan
9:35amCOPD Inhalers – Less Is More, More or LessJamie Falk
9:55amQuestions
10:15amBreak
10:40amB12 Testing and TreatmentMike Kolber
11:00amThe Skinny on Weight Loss Drugs: Scaling Down the EvidenceAdrienne Lindblad
11:20amQuestions
11:30amTBATBA
11:50amQuestions
12:00pmLunch
1:00pmOsteoporosis: Good Guidance for Bad Bones, Good Grief!Tina Korownyk
1:20pmTBATBA
1:40pmQuestions
1:50pmMyth BustersMike Kolber & Jamie Falk
2:30pmQuestions
2:50pmEvent Concludes

This group learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the BC Chapter for up to 10 Mainpro+ credits.

In-Person Attendance

Before April 12April 12 to April 28
Conference Rate$495.00$595.00
Students and Residents*$395.00$495.00

Webcast Attendance

Before April 12April 12 to April 28
Conference Rate$395.00$495.00
Students and Residents*$195.00$295.00

Rates are subject to provincial GST/HST.

* Residents/Students must provide a qualifying letter from their Program Director confirming their current status in good standing

Clinic rates available contact office@hectalks.com.