LIVE WEBINAR: Optimal Practice
and Vaccination Update
for Your Respiratory Patients

with Dr. Jean Bourbeau, MD, MSc, FRCPC

Date: Thursday, May 7th, 2020

Time: 7:30-8:30 PM EST

Details

People living with a chronic respiratory disease risk worse outcome when dealing with infections such as the flu, this can be very dangerous for their health and well-being, and raises even more questions in the crisis we are currently experiencing.
 
In this webinar you will learn how to recognize the available choices to reduce your patient’s risk. We have prepared a webinar that will discuss the burden of respiratory infections and exacerbations, as well as the role vaccinations against influenza and pneumonia play in preventing these acute exacerbations.

Objectives

This learning program was supported by a grant from Pfizer Canada ULC. Pfizer Canada takes seriously the presence of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Canada and its potential effect on Canadians. Under the guidance of the IMC Code of Conduct, this event is for healthcare professionals only.

About our Speaker

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Dr. Jean Bourbeau

RESPIROLOGIST, MD, MSc, FRCPC

Jean Bourbeau is the Director of the Research Institute MUHC’s Center for Innovative Medicine, the COPD Clinic and the Pulmonary Rehabilitation Unit at the MUHC Montreal Chest Institute. He has been President of the Canadian Thoracic Society. His work and research on COPD, pulmonary rehabilitation, integrated self-management programs for patients with COPD (‘Living Well with COPD’) have had an impact not only in the field of research, but also in clinical practice at the national and international level.