Winter Weekend 2018

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THURSDAY, JANUARY 11, 2018
preconference - CME at Olympic Training Facility - schedule to follow

FRIDAY, JANUARY 12, 2018

TRACK A
7:00 - 7:45         Breakfast & Exhibitors

7:45 - 8:45         Pediatric Care in Family Medicine Setting - Dr. Elizabeth Lynn
To provide information on newborn screening, breast feeding, pediatric vaccines, developmental screening, autism screening, vitamins, and anticipatory guidance.

8:45 - 9:45         Food Allergies in Children - Dr. Robert Anderson
Identify risk factors for food allergies; identify clinical manifestations for food allergies in children; review diagnostic tests; identify appropriate time for referral in food allergies; suggest resources for patients and families

9:45 - 10:15       Break & Exhibitors

10:15 – 11:15    Finding Joy in Treating the Opioid Dependency - Dr. Katherine Holmes
Learn ways to integrate the care of the opiate dependent patients into a busy primary care practice without overwhelming the provider or the staff. Connect like-minded providers providing similar care across the state, Develop more confidence in the ability to provide comprehensive opiate dependency treatment as part of a primary care practice.

11:15 - 12:15     Creating a Transgender Inclusive Practice - Dr. Peter Meacher        

2:15 - 3:15         Adult Wellness 2018: What & How - Dr. James Crosby
Know the 3 general components of adult and geriatric wellness service, Know (or have information about) the current USPSTF and AAFP wellness recommendations including recent updates or additions, Know the requirements for a Medicare Wellness exam
Appreciate when to stop providing a specific service, Possess some “fast facts” summaries of the above
Understand the billing aspects of wellness, Find ways to better implement wellness into a busy practice providing practical tools

3:15 - 4:15         Hepatitis C - Drs. Russ Perry, Jen Butner & Ephraim Back 
 
 
TRACK B
7:00 - 7:45         Breakfast & Exhibitors

7:45 - 8:45         Medication Abortion In Family Medicine Setting - Drs. Olivia Perlmutt & Linda Prine

While lecture-based, this presentation will be heavily interactive and will use an evidenced based approach to educate the audience on new developments in medication abortion.  Updates to medical abortion provision include 1) FDA Criteria to provide medication abortion, 2) gestational age timing for medication abortion provision and 3) requirement for ultrasound versus blood tests for pregnancy dating.         
 
8:45 - 9:45         Managing Side Effects of LARCS - Dr. Katherine Holmes
Learn common side effects for both progestin IUDs and as well as the progestin implant devices.
Develop management strategies for common side effects like device location and intermittent breakthrough bleeding without referral and/or without removal of the device. Apply knowledge by working through two sample cases of women presenting to primary care providers with a side effect or question about their LARC.

9:45 - 10:15       Break & Exhibitors

10:15 - 11:15     Wound Care Boot Camp - Dr. Kristen Thornton          
Understand key concepts in wound prevention, Know the identifying features of different types of wounds
Properly describe and document wounds, Know the different types of dressings utilized in wound management, and when they are indicated and contraindicated,  Review proper management of arterial, venous, neuropathic, and pressure ulcers

11:15 - 12:15     pending

2:15 - 3:15         Practical Approaches in Mgmt of Bipolar Patients - Drs. Margarita De Federicis  & Elmer Quintero 
Recognize the different types of bipolar disorder based on the fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5), Identify red flags to differentiate bipolar from unipolar depression, Apply DSM-5 criteria to differentiate mania from hypomania and establish differential diagnoses and comorbidities with other mental health conditions, Learn to apply the different diagnostic validated tools in the outpatient setting and considering to incorporate them in the electronic medical records EMR, Formulate appropriate treatment recommendations, including the rationale for treatment selection, for a patient with bipolar disorder experiencing maniac and depressive symptoms, with strategies to minimize adverse drug effects and establish appropriate monitoring parameters. Formulate appropriate treatment recommendations, including the rationale for treatment selection, for a patient with bipolar disorder in need of maintenance therapy to prevent symptomatic relapse or recurrence. Recognize non pharmacological and natural approaches for the treatment of BPD,  
Recognize when is acceptable to prescribe antidepressants for BPD
 
3:15 - 4:15         Highlight on Teen Vaccines - Dr. Phi Kaplan & Dina Hoefer

SATURDAY, JANUARY 13, 2018


TRACK A
7:00 - 7:45         Breakfast & Exhibitors

7:45 - 8:45         CAP-PC - Dr. David Kaye            

8:45 - 9:45         Tick Born Illness - Dr. Mark Josefski
Have the knowledge & skill to recognize the signs & symptoms of tick-borne illness, and diagnose & treat correctly in a timely fashion.  They should also be able to access current literature & provide effective patient education tools to help our communities address the problem of emerging diseases.

9:45 - 10:15       Break & Exhibitors

10:15 - 12:15     Who Knows What's Healthy Anymore - Dr. Rebecca Stetzer
Make evidence-based recommendations about exercise type, duration and intensity based on patient goals. Explain changes in the concept of “good” and “bad” fat. Describe the patient population for whom the benefits of calcium and vitamin D supplementation outweigh the harms.  

12:15 – 1:15      Sponsored Lunch - Eat What You Love, Love What You Eat: Mindful Eating for Sustainable Lifestyle - Dr. Michelle May (registration required) Provide family physicians with a practical model for engaging patients in sustainable lifestyle improvements for the prevention and management of chronic disease.

2:15 - 3:15         Developing Leaders Through Storytelling - Dr. Linda Prine

3:15 - 4:15         Popular Trends in Maternity Care - Drs. Chen Wang & Maria Gervits     
Identify popular trends in prenatal care and birth. Identify resources of information for physicians and patients on prenatal care and birth practices. Discuss evidence of delayed cord clamping, doula support, home birth, and water births. Advise patients on risks and benefits of emerging practices.

TRACK B
7:00 - 7:45         Breakfast & Exhibitors

7:45 - 8:45         Antibiotic Stewardship - Dr. Alan Sanders           
  

8:45 - 9:45         Cervicitis & Vaginitis: Updates - Dr. Heather Paladine          
The purpose of this session is to educate Family Physicians about cervicitis and vaginitis, with a focus on updates in diagnostic tests and treatments.

9:45 - 10:15       Break & Exhibitors

10:15 - 11:15     Come Closer So I can See you: Eye conditions, Older Adults - Dr. Scott Kirsch
There are four cases that will involve team based learning to address the topics. This will be done in a team based learning format (each small group works on the case and reports out to the larger group with the use of facilitators to ensure evidence based material is shared).    
    
11:15 - 12:15     Updates from the US Preventive Services Task Force​ - Dr. John Epling
Discuss the most recent USPSTF preventive services recommendations. Explain the mission and scope of the USPSTF; Describe the general methods of the USPSTF in making recommendations for primary care physicians

12:15 – 1:15      Sponsored Lunch - Eat What You Love, Love What You Eat: Mindful Eating for Sustainable Lifestyle - Dr. Michelle May (registration required) Identify the six crucial decision points in the Mindful Eating Cycle and the psycho-social-behavioral patterns in overeating and restrictive eating,  List six specific strategies to help patients develop a healthier, more positive relationship with food and physical activity. Describe a mindful eating exercise using the Mindful Eating Cycle as a guide.

2:15 - 3:15         Managing Behavioral Symptoms Associated with Dementia - Dr. Paul Cavaluzzi
Understand what is meant by the term neuropsychiatric or behavioral symptoms associated with dementia
Understand the scope of the problem, Develop a better understanding of how we should approach these patients ( what our mindset should be), Explain non pharmacological interventions that should be attempted first, Explain what the literature says as well as the experiences of physicians who treat these patients in regards to the pharmacological options that exist to treat these symptoms.

3:15 - 4:15         pending
 
TRACK C                          
7:45 – 9:45        Hands-On Workshop (student track)

9:45 – 10:15      Break & Exhibitors

10:15 – 12:15    Hands-On Workshop (student track)

2:15 – 4:15        Resident track

                                   SUNDAY, JANUARY 14, 2018

TRACK A 
7:45 – 9:45        Otolaryngic Manifestations of Sexually Transmitted Diseases - Dr. Robert Strominger
Explain the prevalence, transmission, prevention, and treatment of sexually transmitted  diseases in relation to otolaryngology.
Explain the association between HPV and oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma. Describe how HIV/AIDS manifests in the head and neck region.

8:45 – 9:45        You Are Travelling Where? - Dr. Scott Gross
To provide family physicians with an understanding of what is required to incorporate travel medicine in their practice. This will be done via case study and video vignettes.

9:45 – 10:45      pending

TRACK B
7:45 – 9:45        Opportunities in Family Medicine (student track)

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