Updates in Internal Medicine for Primary Care 2020
2020 Updates in General Internal Medicine for Primary Care
March 13-15, 2020
This conference will provide primary care physicians and mid-level providers with the tools to better manage their practice and address disease states common to the adult primary care population today and to optimize quality of care and patient outcomes. This three day course will emphasize diagnosis, treatment, and management of these diseases and conditions and will discuss new advances in care and technology related to primary care.
The Medical University of South Carolina designates this live educational activity for maximum of 15 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nurse: For the purpose of recertification, the American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME.
Physician Assistant: The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) states that AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ are acceptable for continuing medical education requirements for recertification.
Friday, March 13:
|8 a.m.||“Weight Loss: What Works!”
Robert Malcolm, M.D.
|9 a.m.||“Sleep Disorders Other than Insomnia”
Robert Vorona, M.D.
|10:30 a.m.||“Health Policy Updates”
William Moran, M.D.
|11:30 a.m.||“COPD or Asthma/COPD Overlap”
Richard W. Rissmiller, M.D.
|12:30 p.m.||Lunch - On your own|
|1:45 p.m.||“Reading ECG and ECG Case Studies”
Valerian Fernandes, M.D.
|2:45 p.m.||“Pulmonary Hypertension”
Rahul Gupta Argula, M.D.
|4 p.m.||“Management of CKD”
Ruth C. Campbell, M.D.
Saturday, March 14:
|8 a.m.||“Dizziness and Vertigo”
Habib Rizk, M.D.
|9 a.m.||“Pharmacological Updates”
Wayne Weart, M.D.
|10:15 a.m.||“Pharmacological Updates”
Wayne Weart, M.D.
Donald Fylstra, M.D.
Jay Brzezinski, M.D.
Sunday, March 15:
|8:30 a.m.||“Opiate Use Disorder”
Samuel Owens Schumann, M.D.
|9:30 a.m.||“GI Motility”
Aylin Tansel, M.D.
|10:30 a.m.||“Wound Care”
Diane Whitworth, MSN
Conference Learning Objectives will be updated soon.
Conference Registration Fees:
- Physicians in Practice: $525
- Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, and Physicians in Training: $425