GeriMedRisk – Geriatric Clinical Pharmacology Rounds
Topic: Drug Fever Syndromes
Presenter: Dr. Howard An, MD, MSc, FRCPC
Dr. Howard An completed internal medicine residency and clinical pharmacology and toxicology training programs at the University of Toronto. He completed a Master’s of Science in epidemiology from Queen’s University. He works as a clinical pharmacologist with GeriMedRisk; as a medical toxicologist with the Ontario/Manitoba Poison Centre; and as an internist at both Credit Valley Hospital in Mississauga and St Joseph’s Health Centre in Toronto. But he is most proud of his 6 month old daughter’s developmental milestone achievements.
- Discuss an approach to fever syndromes related to medications
- Understand the basic pathophysiology to a number of drug related syndromes
- Develop an approach to management of drug fever syndromes
Registration is required for this event.
GeriMedRisk-Geriatric Clinical Pharmacology Rounds is a self-approved group learning activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.