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Join us for this online seminar on Cushing’s disease that will focus on new developments in diagnosis, treatment and management strategies. For your convenience, there are 3 date options – 2 in English and 1 French.

Rejoignez-nous pour ce séminaire en ligne sur la maladie de Cushing, axé sur les nouveaux développements en matière de diagnostic, de traitement et de stratégies de gestion. Pour votre commodité, il y aura 3 sessions - 2 en anglais et 1 en français.

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Cushing’s Disease:
Choices, Challenges and Complications

Diagnosis, therapies and challenging complications in the management of Cushing’s Disease

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Eastern Canada

Tuesday, September 14, 2021; 7:00pm – 9:00pm ET

Western Canada

Tuesday, September 28, 2021; 8:00pm – 10:00pm ET

French Canada

Thursday, October 7, 2021; 7:00pm – 9:00pm ET

Learning Objectives

At the end of this session participants will be able to:

• apply strategies to mitigate challenges in the investigation and diagnosis of Cushing’s disease
• compare and contrast treatment choices and medical therapies
• assess possible complications and co-morbidities over time


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Dr. André Lacroix

CHUM, Montréal (Chair)

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Dr. Jessica MacKenzie-Feder

University of British Columbia, Vancouver (Presenter)

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Dr. Fabienne Langlois

Université de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke (Presenter)

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Dr. Karen Gomez-Hernandez

Dr. Karen Gomez Hernandez

University Health Network (Moderator)

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Dr. Robert Goldberg

Dr. Robert Goldberg

CSEM CPD Rep, University of Toronto (CPD Representative)

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Thank You to Our Event Sponsor

This learning activity was co-developed with Recordati Rare Diseases and was planned to achieve scientific integrity, objectivity and balance.

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Recordati Rare Diseases is part of the Recordati Group and is dedicated to developing innovative, high-impact therapies. Our focus is mainly on those who we believe need it most — people affected by rare diseases. They serve as our top priority and sit at the centre of everything we do.

Therapeutic areas of focus:

  • Acute intermittent porphyria (AIP)
  • Hyperammonemia due to N-acetylglutamate synthase (NAGS) deficiency, propionic acidemia (PA) and methylmalonic acidemia (MMA)
  • Acromegaly & Cushing’s disease
  • Cystinosis
  • Homocystinuria
  • Mycosis fungoides-type cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (MF-type CTCL)
  • Patent ductus arteriosus
  • Wilms’ tumour

Get in touch by visiting www.recordatirarediseases.ca


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Cushing’s Disease: Choices, Challenges and Complications


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The live activity is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and approved by the Canadian Society of Endocrinology and Metabolism for a maximum of 2.0 hours.

Recorded sessions may be claimed as Section 2 Self-Learning credits:

Scanning – You may claim 0.5 Section 2 credits per recorded session.

Planned Learning – You may create a personal learning project to address a need, problem, issue/goal relevant to your professional practice, and claim 2 credits per hour.