2019 Primary Care Summit: Today's Updates, Tomorrow's Medicine
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The Primary Care Summit offers meaningful topics with clear, relevant takeaways. Our theme of Today’s Updates, Tomorrow’s Medicine brings you emerging trends that directly affect your patients; hands-on approaches to solving practice barriers, and innovative learning formats to encourage a community of practice.

Continuing Education Offered:
Up to 18.5 Hours of AOA Category 1A CME Credits
Up to 18.5 Hours of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM
Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.
Up to 12.5 Hours for Pharmacists
Up to 12.5 Contact Hours for Nurses
*Maximum credit amounts for physicians include pre and post-conference sessions.

Agenda

Friday, April 26, 2019

Pre-Summit Workshops

8:00 am – 12:00 pm         MET 300

ABFM Knowledge Self-Assessment Study Group – Diabetes

Moderator: Didi Ebert, DO, MPH, MS, FAAFP, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Family Medicine and Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine, UNTHSC-TCOM

8:00 am – 12:00 pm         MET 470

Office Procedures Workshop

Presenter:  Daniel Clearfield, DO, MS, FAOASM, Primary Care Sports Medicine Physician, Lake Worth Wellness Center and Adjunct Professor, UNTHSC-TCOM

Main Summit – Held in MET 109-111

12:00 – 12:30 pm

Registration

12:30 pm

Summit Self-Assessment – Getting the Most from the Summit

12:45 pm

Recognizing Atypical Dermatology Presentations of Common Conditions and Avoid Treatment Pitfalls

Presenter:  Joe Ventimiglia, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, UT Southwestern Department of Family and Community Medicine

1:45 pm

Orthopaedic Surgeon Perspective on Office Musculoskeletal Care

Presenter:  Russell Wagner, MD, Acclaim Physician Group, Professor and Chairman, Dept. Orthopedic Surgery UNTHSC-TCOM, Orthopedic Residency Program Director – John Peter Smith Hospital

2:45 pm

Break - snack

3:00 pm

Drug Updates for Common Primary Care Managed Conditions

Presenter:  Adenike Atanda, PharmD, Assistant Professor, UNT System College of Pharmacy

4:00 pm

From Being Employed to Empowered in Today's Demanding Healthcare Culture - Ethics and Professionalism

Presenters:  Grant Fowler, MD, Family Medicine Chairman & Primary Care Service Line Chief, Acclaim Physician Group and Professor and Chair, Department of Family Medicine, TCU and UNTHSC School of Medicine

Jay Haynes, MD, MSc, Senior Medical Director John Peter Smith Health Network

5:15 pm

Adjourn for Crawfish Boil for Alumni and Friends

            Advanced purchase tickets required

Saturday, April 27, 2019

Main Summit – Held in MET 109-111

7:00 am

Breakfast/ Exhibits/ Registration

7:30 am

Status Check: Summit Self-Assessment

7:50 am

What's new in the outpatient treatment of Atrial Fibrillation?

Presenter:  Paul Bhella, MD, FAHA, FACC, FASE, Cardiologist Director Cardiac Imaging, John Peter Smith Network and Professor, TCU and UHTHSC School of Medicine 

8:50 am

Rheumatology – Management of Rheumatoid Arthritis

Presenter:  Alireza Meysami, MD, Interim Division Head, Rheumatology, Henry Ford Health System

9:50 am

Break/ Exhibits

10:10 am

Psychiatric Treatment in Your Primary Care Office

Presenter:  Helene Alphonso, DO, FAPA, Acclaim Psychiatrist, Assistant Professor and Osteopathic Psychiatry Residency Program Director, John Peter Smith Hospital

11:40 am

Lunch/ Exhibits

12:45 pm

Deprescribing – Polypharmacy and When to Reduce

Presenter:  Anthony Burton, MD, MPH, Geriatrician, Acclaim Physician Group

1:45 pm

Staying on Top of Quality Measures – MIPS, MACRA, and the Like

Presenters:  Christie Jones Lawrence, BS, MS, Heathcare Consultant and President,   Surge Advisors, LLC

Dirk Rhodes, BS, CHC, President & CEO, Dagger HealthCare Solutions

2:45 pm

Break/ Exhibits

3:00 pm

Introduction to Culinary Medicine and Patient Benefits

Presenter:  Colin Zhu, DO, Family Medicine physician, Providence Healthcare and Chef/Consultant in Lifestyle Medicine

4:15 pm

New Screening Guidelines in Primary Care

Presenter:  Jean Suzin Whitten, MD, Clinical Faculty John Peter Smith Family Medicine Residency at Stop Six Clinic and Director of Introduction to Longitudinal Patient Care, TCU and UNTHSC School of Medicine

5:15 pm

Main Summit Adjourn

Post-Summit Workshop – IREB 100

5:30 – 7:30 pm

Culinary Medicine Hands-On Workshop

Presenter:  Colin Zhu, DO, Family Medicine physician, Providence Healthcare and Chef/Consultant in Lifestyle Medicine

 

Conference Pricing

Main Conference - $350 if registered by March 22, 2019, $425 thereafter

Pre- and Post Conference KSA/Workshops - $150 each if registered by March 22, 2019, $175 thereafter

Discounts available (Please email register@unthsc.edu for discount codes):

UNTHSC faculty/UNT-Health ($25 off the main conference rate)

Medical Students/Medical Residents ($135 off the main conference rate)

 

Overnight Accommodations

Discounted rate of $119 available until April 1, 2019

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SpringHill Suites Fort Worth University
3250 Lovell Avenue, Fort Worth, TX  76107
817.878.2554

 

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Thank you to our Exhibitors!

Osteopathic Research - PRECISION

Surge Advisors, LLC

Allergy Alliance

Orbzen LLC

Bayer Women's Health

TCU and UNTHSC School of Medicine

Refund and Cancellation Policy

Requests for refunds must be received in writing by March 22, 2019, to receive a full refund less a $40 administrative fee. 

Refund requests must be received in writing by INCEDO, register@unthsc.edu.  No refunds will be issued after March 22, 2019, except for documented medical emergencies. 

No shows are not eligible for refunds.

 

Target Audience

This activity is intended for physicians, physician assistants, pharmacists, and nurses working in primary care settings.

 

Statement of Need

The content of this conference was developed based on an assessment of needs developed via a Delphi panel of primary care providers.

 

Educational Objectives

Upon completion of this activity learners should be able to:

  1. Describe several current diagnostic, management and therapeutic strategies for issues commonly seen in primary care practice;
  2. Develop connections to support improved practice viability and health;
  3. Adapt appropriate strategies for enhancing patient care and practice management within their office setting.

Credit available for physicians, physician assistants, pharmacists, and nurses.

 

Accreditation and Credit Designation Statements

Physician

The University of North Texas Health Science Center is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to award continuing medical education to physicians.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center has requested that the AOA Council on Continuing Medical Education approve this program for 18.5 hours of AOA Category 1A CME credits. Approval is currently pending.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 18.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)
Application for CME credit will be filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.

Ethics/Professional Responsibility
The University of North Texas Health Science Center INCEDO has determined that this CME activity satisfies the Texas Medical Board's standard, annual ethics/professional responsibility requirement.

 

Physician Assistants
The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) states that the AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ are acceptable for continuing medical education requirements for recertification.

 

Pharmacists
ACPE LogoThe University of North Texas Health Science Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center will apply for 12.5 contact hours of continuing pharmacy education credit in states that recognize ACPE providers.  UANs will be noted here once obtained.

Statements of participation will indicate hours and CEUs based on participation and will be issued online at the conclusion of the activity. Successful completion includes signing in at registration, attending the entire session for which credit is claimed, completing the activity evaluation and requesting credit online at the conclusion of the activity. Credit will be uploaded to CPE Monitor, and participants may print a statement of credit or transcript from their NABP e-profile. UNTHSC complies with the Accreditation Standards for Continuing Pharmacy Education.

 

Nurse Practitioners
For the purpose of recertification, the American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME. Please check your individual state licensing boards for re-licensing reciprocity.

 

Nurses
UNT Health Science Center is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association – Approver, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This activity provides up to 12.5 contact hours.

 

Disclosures

Detailed disclosures will be included in participant materials or given prior to the start of the activity.

 

For questions or ADA accomodations, please call 817.735.2539 or email register@unthsc.edu.