Schedule

Monday – June 15, 2015

7:00 a.m.
Registration & Continental Breakfast

7:45 a.m.
Opening Remarks from the Course Director
Joel Heidelbaugh, M.D.

8:00 a.m. – 8:50 a.m.
Introduction to Palliative Care for Primary Care
Thomas O’Neil, M.D.

8:55 a.m. – 9:25 a.m.
Oh, No!  On My Schedule Again?  Managing Chronic Pain – The Limited Role for Opioids
Daniel Berland, M.D.

9:30 a.m. – 10:05 a.m.
Advanced Care Planning – Who Needs It, When, Where & Why
Thomas O’Neil, M.D. 

10:05 a.m.
Break

10:20 a.m. – 10:50 a.m.
Chronic Pain – Evidence, Clinical Pearls & Practical Tools for Managing Your Patients
Daniel Berland, M.D.

10:55 a.m. – 11:25 a.m.
The Great PSA Debate – Prostate Cancer Screening in 2015
Joel Heidelbaugh, M.D.

11:30 a.m. – 12:05 p.m.
The Insidious Epidemic of Benzodiazepine Use & Abuse.  What Is Their Therapeutic Role?
Daniel Berland, M.D.

12:05 p.m.
Q & A Session

12:30 p.m.
Session Adjourns

 

Tuesday – June 16, 2015
7:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast

8:00 a.m. – 8:50 a.m.
Examining the Correlation Between Androgen Deficiency & Cardiometabolic Risk
Joel Heidelbaugh, M.D.

8:55 a.m. – 9:25 a.m.
Identification of Autism Spectrum Disorders
Prachi Shah, M.D.

9:30 a.m. – 10:05 a.m.
Care in the Final Days: Improving End of Life Care at Home & in the Hospital
Thomas O’Neil, M.D.

10:05 a.m.
Break

10:20 a.m. – 10:50 a.m.
Evaluation & Management of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Prachi Shah, M.D.

10:55 a.m. – 11:25 a.m.
Strategies for Managing Neuropathic Pain
Thomas O’Neil, M.D.

11:30 a.m. – 12:05 p.m.
Evaluation of a Child With Suspected Global Developmental Delay
Prachi Shah, M.D.

12:05 p.m.
Q & A Session

12:30 p.m.
Session Adjourns

 

Wednesday – June 17, 2015
7:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast

8:00 a.m. – 8:50 a.m.
EKG Review
Michael Shea, M.D.

8:55 a.m. – 9:25 a.m.
The Role of the Family Physician in the Identification & Treatment of COPD
Hillary Loomis-King, M.D.

9:30 a.m. – 10:05 a.m.
Guideline Controversies in Lipid Management
Michael Shea, M.D.

10:05 a.m.
Break

10:20 a.m. – 10:50 a.m.
Indication and Interpretation of Pulmonary Function Testing
Hillary Loomis-King, M.D.

10:55 a.m. – 11:25 a.m.
Update in Hypertension: JNC 8, CORAL, SYMPLICITY
Michael Shea, M.D.

11:30 a.m. – 12:05 p.m.
Diagnosis & Treatment of Sleep Apnea Outside of the Sleep Lab
Hillary Loomis-King, M.D.

12:05 p.m.
Q & A Session

12:30 p.m.
Session Adjourns

 

 Thursday – June 18, 2015
7:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast

8:00 a.m. – 8:50 a.m.
Reducing the Risks of NSAIDs & Aspirin
James Scheiman, M.D.

8:55 a.m. – 9:25 a.m.
Hypertension in Children and Adolescents
Maggie Riley, M.D.

9:30 a.m. – 10:05 a.m.
Stress Testing: Discussing Multiple Options
Michael Shea, M.D.

10:05 a.m.
Break

10:20 a.m. – 10:50 a.m.
Rational Approach to Pancreatic Cystic Lesions
James Scheiman, M.D.

10:55 a.m. – 11:25 a.m.
Understanding Adolescent Confidentiality
Maggie Riley, M.D.

11:30 a.m. – 12:05 p.m.
Overview of New Cardiovascular Drugs
Michael Shea, M.D.

12:05 p.m.
Q & A Session

12:30 p.m.
Session Adjourns
 

Friday – June 19, 2015
7:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast

8:00 a.m. – 8:50 a.m.
Well Child Care: Putting the Evidence Into Practice
Maggie Riley, M.D.

8:55 a.m. – 9:25 a.m.
Management of Anticoagulants in the Periendoscopic Period
James Scheiman, M.D.

9:30 a.m. – 10:05 a.m.
Optimizing Asthma Management
Maggie, Riley, M.D.

10:05 a.m.
Break

10:20 a.m. – 10:50 a.m.
Approach to the Patient with Dyspepsia
James Scheiman, M.D.

10:55 a.m. – 11:25 a.m.
Pediatric Overdoses Poisonings
Maggie Riley, M.D.

11:30 a.m. – 12:05 p.m.
GERD Update: Focus on Patients Who are Non-Responders
James Scheiman, M.D.

12:05 p.m.
Q & A Session

12:30 p.m.
Session Adjourns

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