Saturday, September 23, 2017 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
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St. Paul University (Room 136)
223 Main St.

Ottawa, ON, K1S 1C4

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Ontario College of Family Physicians 

CPD Program Assistant
416-867-9646 ext. 14


Intrauterine Contraception: Theory to Practice - Sept 23, 2017 - Ottawa

Workshop Date: Saturday, September 23, 2017 


FACILITATOR: Dr. Christiane Kuntz 

Registration: 8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Workshop: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Breakfast will be provided.

Program Description:

The advanced skills transfer workshop focuses on intra-uterine contraception, specifically the indications and hands-on insertion of multiple copper IUDs  and Progesterone-containing IUS. Using state-of the-art models, practicing family physicians taking part in this workshop will review up-to-date information about these methods of contraception and practice insertion of these IUDs and troubleshooting challenges.

After active engagement in this program, participants will be better able to:

  • Review key information about IUDs, including selecting appropriate patients, pros and cons of different IUD options and counselling 
  • Hands-on practice of techniques for different IUDs 
  • Troubleshooting and practical pearls

This Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada for up to 6 Mainpro+ credits. 

REGULAR FEE: $400.00 + HST

Please note that on-site registration will not be permitted.

The OCFP reserves the right to cancel sessions due to unforeseen circumstances or insufficient advance registration. In the event of a cancellation made by the OCFP, a full refund will be given to the registrants. However, the OCFP cannot accept responsibility for out-of-pocket expenses due to cancellation of a session. Cancellations made more than 15 business days prior to the date of the event will be refunded, less a 25% administration fee. No refunds will be provided after this deadline.