Pri-Med Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge, LA | December 11-12, 2018

Renaissance Baton Rouge

One CME conference. Two primary care perspectives.

Join Pri-Med for a comprehensive CME experience at the Renaissance Baton Rouge, free of charge. The curriculum offered over two days encompasses a complete scope of the latest clinical guidelines and recommendations that primary care clinicians like yourself require.  

December 11| The Southern Diabetes Initiative
The first day of the conference features Pri-Med's Southern Diabetes Initiative: Individualizing Care in the 21st Century. This is a deeper dive into the latest clinical guidelines and therapeutic developments in the fields of diabetes, obesity, and cardiometabolic disease. 

December 12| Regional Conference
The second day of education focuses on a wide variety of primary care topics, highlighting the latest guidelines and clinical pearls through unique and interactive evidence-based sessions.  


Earn up to 14.50 CME Credits

  • December 11: 8.00 Credits
  • December 12: 6.50 Credits


Free Online CME/CE Activities

Did you know offers free online education featuring many of the faculty at our events? Take advantage of over 350 CME/CE activities in 30 clinical areas focused in primary care.

Southern Diabetes Initiative: Individualizing Care in the 21st Century

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Tuesday, December 11

Earn up to 8 CME credits by attending the first day of conference which was developed to meet the needs of clinicians on the front lines of diagnosing and managing patients with diabetes and cardiometabolic diseases. During the program, faculty will share both data from recent studies and their experience with specific cases to provide you with current information and relevant practice tools to help you improve health outcomes for your patients. The program will also include a special focus on assessing and applying culturally competent preventative, diagnostics, and treatment strategies. 

Sessions Include:

  • Keynote: Tackling the Diabetes Epidemic in the South: Past, Present, and Future
  • Putting the Patient First: Best Practices in Managing Cardiovascular Risk and Other Modifiable Risk Factors 
  • Obesity: Clinical Strategies to Engage Patients and Evoke Change

View the Southern Diabetes Initiative Sessions

Regional Conference

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Wednesday, December 12

The final day of the conference offers presentations by expert faculty from leading medical institutions, featuring in-depth sessions on safe opioid prescribing, cardiology, and infectious disease. The SAFE Opioid Prescribing curriculum is designed to increase prescribers’ understanding of appropriate patient assessment and prescribing practices that can help reduce misuse, abuse, and overdose deaths associated with ER/LA opioid analgesics.

Sessions Include:

  • Updates from the 2018 American College of Cardiology Scientific Sessions: Important Takeaways That Will Change Clinical Practice
  • SAFE Opioid Prescribing: ER/LA Opioids - Perspectives on Patient Assessment and Therapy Management
  • HIV Infection for the Primary Care Practitioner
View the Regional Conference Sessions