Pri-Med South

Fort Lauderdale, FL | February 6-9, 2020

Greater Ft. Lauderdale Broward County Convention Center

Wheel of Knowledge: Primary Care Edition

Description

This interactive session will review common questions that come up in primary care through a wheel game format. Faculty will cover a variety of topics including obstructive sleep apnea, thyroid disease, LGBTQ health, dizziness, adolescent health, as well as current hot topics in medicine.

Learning Objectives

Diagnose and treat obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) effectively

Use appropriate terms related to LGBTQ individuals and identify who qualifies for PrEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis)

Appropriately evaluate adolescents with potential EVALI (e-cigarette or vaping product associated lung injury)

Review the regular immunizations for adolescents

Determine when and how to treat abnormal thyroid function tests


Speakers

Charles Vega, MD, FAAFP

Chuck grew up in Northern California and completed his undergraduate degree at Harvard University. He attended medical school at the University of Wisconsin - Madison and completed residency training in family medicine at UC Irvine. He stayed on as f...

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