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COPD Series Webinar

Best Care in Primary Care: COPD (Asthma), Heart Failure, Early Diagnosis of COPD & Lung Cancer Screening

Thursday, November 7th at 12 pm (CST/SK)

Back for a part two as a follow up to our 2023 conversation with Drs. Licskai and McKelvie on ‘Primary Care and the Heart of COPD’, our key opinion leaders will join us to further expand on best practices in primary care as they showcase their innovative work and impact in these spaces.

Dr. Christopher Licskai, BSc, MD, FRCPC, is an Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, at the University of Western Ontario. He is currently on staff as a Pulmonary Medicine Consultant at London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph's Healthcare in London, Ontario. He became a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in June of 1993. Dr. Licskai completed his post-graduate training in Internal Medicine and Respiratory Medicine in Toronto. His major research interest is airways disease and clinical practice guideline implementation.

Dr. Robert McKelvie, MD, PhD, FRCPC attended the University of Western Ontario, in London Ontario, completing a BSc, MSc, and MD degrees. He subsequently trained in Hamilton and received a PhD from McMaster University. Dr. McKelvie is presently a Professor of Medicine (Cardiology) at Western University in London, Ontario. He formerly was a Professor of Medicine at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, where he ran the heart failure and cardiac rehabilitation programs. At present he is also a Professor Emeritus at McMaster University. At Western Dr. McKelvie is involved in the Heart Failure Program and the St. Joseph’s Cardiac Rehabilitation and Secondary Prevention Program.

This webinar is proudly sponsored by GSK.