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07:30 Registration, Continental Breakfast, and Exhibit Viewing
08:15 Introductions
8:30 Topic: Cannabis & Cannabis Use Disorder
Speaker: Dr. David Gratzer
9:00 Topic: Insomnia Management in Primary Care
Speaker: Dr. Dora Zalai
9:30 Topic: ADHD / ADD
Speaker: Dr. Raj Rasasingham
10:00 Question Period
10:15 Refreshments and Exhibit Viewing
10:45 Topic: Cancer Survivorship: A New Model for Family Physicians
Speaker: Dr. Fahima Osman
11:15 Topic: To Screen or Not to Screen?  Screening Outside the Organized Programs
Speaker: Dr. Edward Kucharski
11:45 Question Period
12:00 LUNCH
13:00 Topic: Thyroid Issues for the Family Physician
Speaker: Dr. Afshan Zahedi

13:30 Topic: Metabolic Syndrome
Speaker: Dr. Sean Wharton
14:00 Question Period
14:15 Refreshments and Exhibit Viewing
14:45 Topic: Medical Implications of Vaping in Teens
Speaker: Dr. Allen Greenwald
15:15 Topic: 1st Year of Life – Update for the Family Physician
Speaker: Dr. Clare Hutchinson
15:45 Topic: Traumatic Brain Injury & Concussions in the Developing Brain
Speaker: Dr. James Carson
16:15 Question Period
16:30 End of Programme

A refund will be made, less a $75 processing fee, if cancellation is received in writing no later than April 17, 2020. No refunds will be given after April 17, 2020. Delegates may substitute an alternate attendee. The Planning Committee reserves the rights to cancel or move the conference should it become necessary. In this case, each registrant will be notified by telephone or email and a full refund will be given. Therefore it is important that you provide us with an email address or phone number.

5 Chiefs 2020 is not responsible for any other costs incurred such as airline or hotel penalties.

Returning Registrant

Registration Fees

HST not included

Fee includes: Tuition, participation in plenary sessions, electronic syllabus, continental breakfast, breaks and lunch.

By April 23

Physicians $175 + HST
Allied Healthcare* $135 + HST

On-Site Registration

Physicians $225 + HST
Allied Healthcare* $175 + HST

*Includes RN, NP, Residents, Midwives, Students

All registrants will be sent the syllabus electronically before the conference.

Conference Information

Questions concerning the conference may be directed to:

Allison Ho or Cindy Bingham
Conference Services
North York General Hospital
4001 Leslie Street, Room GSE-115
Toronto, ON M2K 1E1

Phone: (416) 756-6443
Fax: (416) 756-6482


Pan Pacific Toronto Hotel (formerly Westin Prince)
900 York Mills Road
Parking is complimentary