Pri-Med East 2017 Syllabus

Syllabus Slides

Primary Care Updates: Friday, September 15 
Annual Conference: Saturday–Sunday, September 16–17

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Keynote Sessions

Microbiome: Man and Medicine

2016 Update: Women and Heart Disease

The Neurological History and Examination: A Lost Art*


Primary Care Updates | Thursday, December 8, 2016

Addiction Medicine Express

Intrathecal Drug Delivery for Severe Chronic Pain: Multidisciplinary Management to Optimize Outcomes

Latest Clinical Insights into the Management of Hypertriglyceridemia

Office Dermatology

SAFE Opioid Prescribing: Assessing ER/LA Opioid products: Similarities and Differences Prescribers Need to Know

SAFE Opioid Prescribing: ER/LA Opioids - Perspectives on Patient Assessment and Therapy Management

SAFE Opioid Prescribing: Goals of Therapy, Monitoring and Patient Education of ER/LA Opioids

Separating Myth from Fact: The Role of GLP-1 Receptor Agonists for the Treatment of T2DM

Understanding What Patients Want -- Guiding Adult Patients With Obesity to Better Health Outcomes Through Weight Loss Pharmacotherapy

Utilization of Diabetes Self-Management Education and Resources to Improve Care


Annual Conference | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Acute Coronary Syndrome in Primary Care

Best Practices in Out-Patient ID Management

Cancer Screening in Women

Case Based Discussion: Interpretation of LFTs

Celiac Sprue

COPD: Improving Outcomes

Efficient Exercise: Best Evidence for You and Your Patients

Evaluation on Peripheral Neuropathy

Evidence-Based Management of Low Back Pain: No Role for Opioids in the Standard of Care

Fevers from Around the World: Travel Associated Infections

GERD - Complications and Treatment

Marijuana: Medical and Recreational

Medical Literature Updates

NASH: Burgeoning Epidemic

Neurology Pearls

New Drugs for PCP: What You Need to Know

Opioid Therapy IS Associated with Abuse and Misuse: Tips to Manage Such in Your Practice

Parkinson’s Disease: Diagnosis and Treatment

Surviving Breast Cancer: The PCP's Role in Monitoring the Cancer Survivor

Tackling Common GU Issues in Men

The Future of Diabetes Treatment: Improving Adherence and Glycemic Control

Understanding Overdiagnosis: Potential Harms of Cancer Screening

Update in Heart Failure

Update in the Management of Atrial Fibrillation

Vaccination Update

Weaning Off Chronic Opioids


Annual Conference | Friday, December 9, 2016

An Evidence Based Review on Dietary & Sports Supplements for Adolescents & Adults

An Update on HPV Cancer Prevention

Ask the Expert Discussion: Rheumatology*

Ask the Expert Discussion: Pulmonology*

Assessing Knee Injuries

Autism: Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment

Clinical Reviews: Most Discussed Pediatric Articles

Common Disorders of the Foot and Ankle

Concussion Update

Contraception Update: The Rise of LARCs

GLP-1 Receptor Agonists and Basal Insulin Combination: A Complementary Strategy for Type 2 Diabetes Treatment Intensification

Identification and Management of Binge Eating Disorder in Primary Care

Management of Insomnia and Other Sleep Disorders

Managing Menopause: Before, During and After

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: Diagnosis & Management

Puzzling Thyroid Tests

Sports Medicine for the Adolescent

Tackling Depression in Primary Care

The Era of Anticoagulation - Selecting the Best Approach to Treatment

Vitamin D Deficiency

What Every Primary Care Clinician Needs to Know about Hypertension Crises


Annual Conference | Sunday, December 11, 2016

Challenging and Common Diagnostic Dilemmas in Your Practice

Common ENT Cases for Primary Care

Common Ethical and Legal Dilemmas in Primary Care

Commonly Used Decision Tools and How to Apply Them to Your Practice

Competency and Ethical Issues in Managing Older Drivers

Falls in the Elderly

Female Sexual Dysfunction

How to Manage Your IBS Patient: Tips for Diagnosis and Care

Motivational Interviewing

Neurobiology of Leadership

Palliative Care in Primary Care

Pediatric Obesity

Regenerative Injections, Biologics for Treatment of Arthritis and Tendonopathy: Hope or Hype?

Skin Cancer: Easy Diagnosis and Treatment

What's New in Obesity Treatment?


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