2019 Convention Syllabus

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Jump Start Your HIPPA Compliance
Sheila M. Mints, Esq.

Mastering the Prior Authorization Process: Assuring the Best Care for Your Patients
Jill M. Young, CPC, CEDC, CIMC

Targeted Probe and Educate Review Process: Claims I Wish You’d Never Submitted
Ella M. Noel, DO, FACOI

Late Breaking Trial Updates: Best in Show
Martin C. Burke, DO, FACOI

Hypertension Debate: ACC/AHA Guidelines vs ADA Consensus (2017)   
Robert J. Chilton, DO, FACOI
Louis C. Haenel, IV, DO, FACOI

A Case-Based Approach to Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation: Systemic Anti-Coagulation vs LAAO
Martin C. Burke, DO, FACOI
Robert J. Chilton, DO, FACOI

Hybrid Surgical and Catheter Ablation For Persistent AF
L. Bing Liem, DO, FACOI

CV Event Prevention: Altering Protein Synthesis
Speaker TBD

Tests I Wish You’d Never Ordered
Gerald W. Blackburn, DO, MACOI
Martin C. Burke, DO, FACOI
Kevin P. Hubbard, DO, MACOI
David A. Tessler, DO, FACOI

Thursday, October 31, 2019

Anticoagulation in the Hospital Setting: Navigating the Not-So-Obvious Cases
Thomas A. Haffey, DO, FACOI

Investment Strategies
Christopher Williams

Cannabis Confusion?
C. Clark Milton, DO, FACOI

The Art and Science of Quality CME Presentations: Creating Impact and Driving Outcomes
Donald S. Nelinson, PhD

AOA Update
Ronald Burns, DO, President, American Osteopathic Association

Hepatology: NASH Treatment Options
Ghassan Hammoud, MD

Colon Cancer Screening: Latest Recommendations (Home-Based Testing vs Colonoscopy)
John Dumot, DO

Innovations in Endoscopic Interventions
Ghassan Hammoud, MD

A New Age in T2DM Treatment: Focus on Basal Insulin / GLP-1RA Combination Therapy
Louis C. Haenel, IV, DO, FACOI

Rheumatoid Arthritis: Diagnostic Work-Up and Treatments
Jennifer G.  Brackney, DO

Biologics in Disease Modification
Julie Jones, DO  
Gout and Osteoarthritis: What Works and What Doesn’t
Ahmed Salah, DO

The COCCI Syndemic and Residual Cardiovascular Risk
Michael B. Clearfield, DO, MACOI

Expanding Indications for Anti-Hyperglycemic Medications
Toni M. Murphy, DO, FACOI

Thyroid Image Screening and Interpretation: Endocrinologist vs Radiologist
John R. Sutton, DO, FACOI


Friday, November 1, 2019

2018 AHA Stroke Guidelines
Christopher Dietrich, DO

Sexual Boundary Violations
Michelle R. Mendez, DO

Hospital Medicine Session –  Electrolyte Replacement and Management: Finding the Balance
Mark D. Baldwin, DO, FACOI

Estate Planning
Barbara L. Tesner, CFRE

Principle-Centered Medicine
Robert A. Cain, DO, FACOI

The Rise of E-Cigarettes: An Update From the CDC
Brian King, PhD, MPH

Vaping:  The Good, The Bad and The Ugly
Mary R, Suchyta, DO, FACOI

Community Acquired Pneumonia
Daniel L. Maxwell, DO, FACOI

Treatment Options for Patients with Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease Phenotype
Amita Vasoya, DO, FACOI

Scholarly Activity
Dominick Zampino, MD

QI across UME/GME
Ruth Franks Snedecor, MD

Specialized Tracks: Areas of Distinction Within Residency Training
Robert Nardino, MD

Building an OMT Curriculum Across Three Years
Susan M. Ratay, DO, MEd

Differentiating Among SGLT2  Inhibitors:  Considering CV Outcomes and Safety Profiles
Robert J. Chilton, DO, FACOI

Exploring the Role of OPP in Daily Patient Care:Common Inpatient and Outpatient Presentations
Robert A. Cain, DO, FACOI
Annette T. Carron, DO, FACOI - CASES
Jodie L. Hermann, DO - Application of OMM in Any Setting

Allergic Contact Dermatitis
Jonathan Horbal, DO, FACOI

Update on Peanut Desensitization
Julie Sterbank, DO

Physician Assisted Suicide – Point/Counterpoint
Karen J. Nichols, DO, MACOI
Leonard R. Hock, DO, MACOI

Dementia DX and TX / Managing Inpatient and Outpatient Depression in the Elderly Patient
Jonathan E. Beaulac, DO


Saturday, November 2, 2019

OMM Procedures at the Bedside in the Hospital
Antonios J. Tsompanidis, DO

Washington Update
Timothy W. McNichol, JD

Treatment of Neuroendocrine Tumors with LU 177 Dotatate
Mark Tulchinsky, MD

Infectious Disease Then and Now: The Evolution of ID Strategies
Gerald W. Blackburn, DO, MACOI

Use of Chronic Antibiotics: What the Evidence Tells Us and What it Doesn’t
Mia Taormina, DO, FACOI

Overtreatment of Outpatient Infections
MarkAlan Dery, DO, FACOI 

Approaches to Mental Health Issues in Minority Populations
James O. Abanishe, MD 

Mintority Health
Best Practices: African American Patients
Best Practices: Asian Patients
Best Practices: Latino Patients
Best Practices: Native American Patients

Rules and Regulations
Speaker TBD

Domestic Violence
Michelle R. Mendez, DO

Mitchell D. Forman, DO, FACOI        
W. Donald Havins, MD, JD

State Licensure Requirements
C. Clark Milton, DO, FACOI

Prevention of Medical Errors
Robert T. Hasty, DO, FACOI

MarkAlain Dery, DO, FACOI

Prescribing Controlled Substances Update
Joshua Lenchus, DO     

Cultural Sensitivities-When the Physician Is Harassed
Judith A. Lightfoot, DO, FACOI
MarkAlain Dery, DO, FACOI
Mia A. Taormina, DO, FACOI

When Your Patient Is Addicted:The Hospital Frequent Flier
Omar Manejwala, MD

Medical Relationships-Dual Physician Households
Carol A. Greco, DO
Rick A. Greco, DO, FACOI
Omar Manejwala, MD

Debt, Jobs, The Future    
Robert G. Good, DO, MACOI
Medical Management of Opioid Use Disorder
Annette T. Carron, DO, FACOI

Latest Research into the Treatment of Renal Disease
Peter Kotanko, MD

Research into Best Practices – New Ideas
David Kisor, BS, PharmD

Bias: How Preconceived Notions Affect Delivery of Care
Jonathan Suarez, MD

Are We Really Addressing Hypercoagulability
Christopher G. Jordan, DO, FACOI

Prostate Cancer Screening: What Do You Think, Doc?
Katie Murray, DO

Sunday, November 3, 2019

REMS SESSION - Pain Management & Opioids: Balancing Risks and Benefits
John Manfredonia, DO

Stay True to Why You Pursued Medicine.