DAY 2 AGENDA: Saturday, June 10, 2016

 

DAY 2: Saturday, June 10, 2017

Barbados Main Conference Room​​ 

 

Moderator

NIGEL S. SCOTT, ESQ

The principal attorney at a general practice firm in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania where he focuses his practice on civil litigation, criminal defense, immigration and commercial law (entity formation, contracts and non-profit organizations). He serves as CMPPA's legal counsel, and is a graduate of the Delaware School of Law, Widener University and Georgetown University, Washington, DC. He is a graduate of Holy Cross College, Trinidad.

 

08:00 – 08:15 a.m.

INVOCATION

08:15 –​​ 08:45​​ a.m.

KEYNOTE SPEAKER:​​ 

Minister of Health Barbados

08:45​​ ​​ 09:30​​ a.m.

 

Cancers Challenges for

The Caribbean Man

 

1.​​ CMPPA​​ Urology USA

2.​​ T&T Urology

3.​​ Barbados Gastroenterology​​ 

4.​​ CMPPA​​ 

DR. ALEXANDER ERNEST, MD

Robotics Urology

San Antonio, Texas, USA​​ 

 

DR. LALL SAWH, ​​ MD

Dr. Sawh is a practicing urologist in Trinidad & Tobago. Member of the American Urological Association. Dr. Sawh is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. Member of the American Urological Association. Founding Member of the Society of Surgeons of Trinidad & Tobago. Treasurer of the Society of Surgeons. Former Chairman Southern Branch Trinidad & Tobago Medical Association. Trinidad Representative of the Caribbean Prostatic Health Council. Member of the Caribbean Association of Nephrologist & Urologists (CANU). Member of task force to introduce cadaver renal transplantation in Trinidad. University of the West Indies, MBBS with honours in Obstetrics & Gynecology. Commonwealth scholarship Winner in Surgery 1977. (U.K.). FRCS, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 1979. Performed the first Renal Hypothermic Surgery in Trinidad & Tobago 1981. Performed the first cases of percutaneous (button hole) Renal Surgery in the West Indies 1986. Urological Member of the first Kidney Transplant Operations in Trinidad & Tobago 1988. Performed the first penile construction in the West Indies 1996. Acquired the first DORNIER extracorporeal shock wave lithotriptor in the West Indies 1996. Trinidad representative to the World Congress on Prostate Cancer, at the University of Cambridge, 1998.​​ 

BARBADOS: Urologist ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ 

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09:30 – 09:50​​ a.m.

 

 

DR.​​ ASANTE DICKSON, MD

Graduated from Cornell University and Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC. ​​ Board certified, fellowship trained neuroradiologist at Washington Adventist Hospital in Tacoma Park Maryland. He is also certified by the American Board of Radiology with a Certificate of added qualification in neuroradiology after completing a two-year neuroradiology fellowship at Stanford University Medical Center in Palo Alto, California. He has published numerous articles in peer review journals and continues to be an active lecturer nationally and abroad in the areas of stroke and brain tumors. 

 

 

09:50 ​​ – 10:10 a.m.​​ 

DR. CYNTHIA Y. PAIGE, MD

Dr. Paige, MD, MBA is Medical Director of Cypress Health Institute at Summit Medical Group. ​​ With over 20 years of academic experience at New Jersey Medical School and completion of a Faculty Development Fellowship at the UNC-Chapel Hill, and an MBA at the University of Tennessee, Dr Paige utilizes evidence-based approaches for clinical process improvement, clinical interventions and staff development. ​​ 

 

Dr. Paige has expertise in Lean Six Sigma interventions that improve service quality, clinical productivity, and quality metrics. ​​ She has demonstrated skill and success in population health coordination as Medical Director of a faculty practice, owner of a Family Medicine private practice, and clinical director within a physician-owned medical group of over 650 physicians.

 

 

10:10​​ -​​ 10: 30​​ a.m.

 

 

BREAK

10:30 –​​ 11:15​​ a.m.

 

Optimizing Healthcare for the NCD Patient

 

 

DR. NICOLE ALI, MD  ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ 
Nephrologist, Certified Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Specialists. ​​ Medical Director at North-Shore University Hospital, Kidney Transplant Center, Manhasset, New York, USA. ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ 

KEVA MAE SOBERS, RN  ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ 
Diabetes Foundation of Barbados​​ 

BARBADOS PRIMARY CARE

 

 

11:15 - 11: 35​​ a.m.​​ 

DR. PHILLIP ST. LOUIS, MD  ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ 
Dr. St. Louis is Board Certified in Neurosurgery by the American Board of Neurological Surgery and is also a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. His neurosurgery training and education were completed at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, where he received the William E. Lower Fellowship Thesis prize for the most outstanding thesis on a clinical subject. He also completed additional training in Pediatric Neurosurgery as a Fellow at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada. Dr. St. Louis has a special concentration in the management and treatment of adult hydrocephalus and neurorestorative conditions. He also has expertise in the management of complex spinal disorders utilizing minimally​​ invasive surgical techniques, and an​​ interest​​ in emerging technologies and techniques in the management of brain tumors and hemorrhages. Associates in Neurosurgery, Orlando, Florida, USA. ​​ 

11:35​​ ​​ 11:55​​ a.m.

BARBADOS NEUROSURGERY

11:40​​ – 1:00 p.m.

LUNCH

 

1:00​​ pm – 1:40​​ p.m.

 

 

Musculoskeletal

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1. ​​ Barbados​​ Ortho

2.​​ CMPPA Ortho

3.​​ Barbados PT

4.​​ Barbados: PMR

 

DR. KEN CINTRON, MD, MBA, ABOIM, FAAOS

Board certified orthopedic surgeon and foot and ankle specialist currently practicing in Jacksonville, Florida. Dr. Cintron has a special interest and training in the emerging field of Integrative, Functional and Regenerative Medicine. He is the only orthopedic surgeon in USA with both boards of Orthopedic Surgery and Integrative Medicine. He has served as a team physician for multiple universities, professional and national athletic teams including participation in Central American, Pan-American and Olympic Games.

 

DR. TAMISHA GITTENS, PT, DPT​​ 

As a child, having a father who was retired medically unfit as a result of​​ a prolapsed disc, motivated Dr.​​ Gittens to find a profession that would help people with pain. ​​ Thus in 2001, she pursued and Degree in Physical Therapy at University of the West Indies, Mona. ​​ After completing her program in 2004 she went onto working at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Barbados’s lone public hospital, where she stayed for 4 years. ​​ There she gained experience in all areas of physical therapy. ​​ She went onto work in private practice in a sports clinic in 2008 where she remained until 2012. ​​ During that​​ period,​​ she did her Doctor of Physical Therapy with Utica College, New York, which she completed in 2011.

 

Over the​​ years,​​ the need for home care rehabilitation became very evident and many therapists were only doing it after hours. ​​ Clients often did not prefer after hours but accepted as there was no other choice. ​​ After doing some research in the local and international markets, the niche was recognized and the wheels put in motion for the birth of Mobile Physical Therapy. ​​ In​​ September 2012,​​ Mobile Physical Therapy was birthed and quickly grew from since then. ​​ Today it is known as the only Home Care Rehab Company in Barbados and the Caribbean. ​​ 

 

DR. AYANNA CHRICHLOW, MD

Orthopedic Surgery, Barbados

 

DR. SHANE DRAKES, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Barbados

1:40​​ -​​ 2:20​​ p.m.

DR. ELOISE CHAPMAN-DAVIS, MD,​​ FACOG​​  ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ Assistant Professor, Weill Cornell School of Medicine. New York Presbyterian Hospital, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, New York City, New York. Dr. Chapman-Davis completed her residency in OB/GYN at Harvard University- Brigham & Women's Hospital / Massachusetts General Hospital Integrated Program and Gynecologic Oncology Fellowship at Northwestern University, Prentice Women's Hospital. Dr. Chapman specializes in minimally invasive surgery for gynecologic cancers. She also focuses on early detection and prevention strategies for women at high risk for ovarian, endometrial and cervical cancers. New York, USA.​​ 

DR.​​ ANN MARIE GORDON, M.D., M.P.H., FACP ​​​​  ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ Dr. Gordon earned a​​ Master Degree in Forensic Science specializing in Forensic Toxicology, from the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Scotland. Dr. Gordon was instrumental in setting up the Toxicology Department at the newly built Trinidad and Tobago Forensic Science Center in 1981. She graduated cum laude from the University of the West Indies, Trinidad with a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry and Biochemistry. Washington, DC.

DR.​​ SARA ST. LOUIS, MD

Urogyn Specialists of Florida, Orlando, Florida, USA
Dr. St. Louis earned her bachelor’s degree at Spelman College. She then went on to earn her medical doctorate from Howard University. Her residency in the areas of obstetrics and gynecology was completed at the Hofstra North Shore-Long Island Jewish School of Medicine. She also completed a fellowship in female pelvic medicine and​​ reconstructive​​ surgery at Atlantic Health System. Dr. St. Louis is certified by the American Board of​​ Obstetrics​​ and Gynecology. She was born in Cleveland, OH and grew up in Orlando, Florida.

2:20 – 2:40​​ p.m.

BREAK

 

2:40​​ – 3:00​​ p.m.

SPEAKER: OPHTHAMOLOGIST BARBADOS

 

3:00​​ ​​ 3:45 p.m.

 

The Stroke Patient

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1. PMR USA

2. PMR Barbados

3. Barbados Senior Nurse

4. OT Barbados

DR.​​ BRENDAN E. CONROY, MD, FAAPM&R

Stroke Rehabilitation Program Director, MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital, Washington, DC; Associate Professor of Clinical Rehabilitation Medicine, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital; Chief Medical Information Officer, MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital. Dr. Conroy is American Board Certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Conroy is trained in a wide range of disorders that includes stroke, brain injury, poly-trauma and pain management. He has 20 years of experience and a special interest in neurorehabilitation. He is a specialist in Stroke Rehabilitation at MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital in Washington, DC, ranked by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top twelve Rehabilitation Hospitals in the United States. ​​ Dr. Conroy works with teams of rehabilitation therapists to optimize functional ability and quality of life in those suffering from physical disabilities and impairments. Dr. Conroy earned his Medical Degree from New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York, and took residency training in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the George Washington University Medical Center.  ​​​​ 

 

DR. HARLEY MOSLEY​​ 

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Barbados

 

CHRISTINE KING, RN

Barbados, Stroke Nurse Manager

Queen Elizabeth Hospital​​ 

Barbados

 

PROFESSOR DAVID O.C. CORBIN, MA, MB, BCHIR, FRCP

Neurologists, Barbados

 

3:45 – 4:05 p.m.

SPEAKER: CARIBBEAN​​ | BARBADOS

4:05 – 4:45 p.m.

 

Optimizing Patient involvement with Non-communicable Disease

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1. CMPPA: NP

2. CMPPA Internal Medicine

3. CMPPA Psychologists​​ 

4. CMPPA Pain​​ 

DR. MARSHALEE GEORGE, PHD, MSPH, MSN, AOCNP, CRNP ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ Research associate and oncology nurse practitioner & adjunct nursing faculty, Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, Baltimore, Maryland, USA. Dr. George completed a masters & doctorate in public health with concentration in community health at Walden University, Minnesota. She completed a 3-year traineeship at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health focused on reducing cancer disparities in underserved and geriatric populations. She is a​​ board-certified​​ oncology and primary care nurse practitioner. She provides breast cancer care to patients at the Johns Hopkins Breast Center for the past 7 years and developed the 1st Breast Cancer Survivor’s Community Program in Baltimore, Maryland in January 2014. She serves as the clinical director at Baltimore Medical Surgical Associates in Towson, Maryland since 2013, where she is a clinician and manages a team of physicians and nurse practitioners in adult internal medicine. A member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, Oncology Nursing Society and American Psychosocial Oncology Society, where she is a health Equity Scholar. She serves as a reviewer for peer review journals, oncology nursing society and participates in curriculum development at various academic centers. ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ 

PATRICK A. GRIFFITH, MD, FAAN​​  ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ 

A graduate of McGill University in Canada, he received his medical degree from Howard University in Washington, DC. Completed his residency in Neurology at Harvard affiliated hospitals in Boston, Massachusetts.  Former Chief of the Division of Neurology, Department of Internal Medicine at Morehouse School of Medicine and later Adjunct Professor of Medicine, Series III. Former Professor of Neurology and Medical Director of the Clinical Research Center at Meharry Medical College in Nashville, Tennessee. ​​ Currently teaches at SABA University School of Medicine in Saba, Dutch Caribbean in the SABA University School of Medicine.

Served as the Atlanta site PI for the NIH funded, multi- institutional prospective secondary prevention research of the African American Anti-platelet Stroke Prevention Study. I successfully consented /recruited mild Ischemic Stroke patients evaluated at three hospital- based sites in Atlanta, GA.​​ 

 

DR. AISHA LORD RYAN, MSPT, DPT, CMT, PT ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ 

ALL Therapy 

Owner & Director 

Middletown, Delaware ​​ 

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