Primary Care Pulse: Live on May 4, 2021

Thank you to all who joined us live Primary Care Pulse on May 4, 2021. If you were not able to join us live, the sessions have been recorded and are available below.

Upcoming Virtual Programs
Join your clinician colleagues and expert faculty as they present the latest clinical insights and guidelines during a variety of upcoming virtual education opportunities, including Primary Care Pulse and PrimaryCareNOW. View our upcoming virtual conference schedule.

Virtual Programs


Agenda

  CME/CE Accredited Session

Non-CME/CE Session
Sponsored by Industry

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Session Times Listed in ET

12–12:30pm ET    CME/CE Accredited Session

Infectious Disease

 

With ever-changing information on the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19), it is hard to keep the facts straight! Join Drs. Charles Vega and Ty Gluckman as they team up live to discuss the incidence and clinical features of vaccine-induced thrombotic thrombocytopenia (VITT) and the epidemiology and treatment of emerging COVID-19 variants.

Ty J. Gluckman, MD, FACC, FAHA

Medical Director, Center for Cardiovascular Analytics, Research, and Data Science (CARDS), Providence Heart Institute, Providence St. Joseph Health, Portland, OR

Charles Vega, MD, FAAFP

Health Sciences Clinical Professor, UC Irvine Department of Family Medicine, Assistant Dean for Culture and Community Education, Executive Director, UC Irvine Program in Medical Education for the Latino Community, UC Irvine School of Medicine, Irvine, CA

12:35–12:50pm ET    Non-CME Industry Theater

Pulmonology

Behavioral Factors Influencing Inhalation Therapy in COPD

Dr. Javier Perez Fernandez, MD | Michael W. Hess, MPH, RRT, RPFT | Alan Kaplan, MD

 

Session Description

  • Types of hand-held inhalers 
  • Impact of inhaler technique training 
  • Inhaler knowledge and practices among patients and pulmonologists

This content is developed exclusively by or on behalf of the industry sponsor through a third party and is not reviewed by Pri-Med. The content and opinions expressed are those of the sponsor or presenters and may not reflect the views of Pri-Med.  

Dr. Javier Perez Fernandez, MD

Pulmonologist, Baptist Hospital/South Miami Hospital, Miami, FL

Michael W. Hess, MPH, RRT, RPFT

Senior Director of Public Outreach, and Education,, COPD Foundation

Alan Kaplan, MD

Dept. of Family & Community Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, CA

Sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

12:50–1pm ET    Non-CME Industry Theater

Pulmonology

Key Inhaler Characteristics

Dr. Javier Perez Fernandez, MD | Michael W. Hess, MPH, RRT, RPFT | Alan Kaplan, MD

 

Session Description

  • Factors to consider in management of COPD 
  • Key inhaler characteristics 
  • Properties of different inhaler types 
  • Patient-related factors influencing inhaler use

This content is developed exclusively by or on behalf of the industry sponsor through a third party and is not reviewed by Pri-Med. The content and opinions expressed are those of the sponsor or presenters and may not reflect the views of Pri-Med.  

Dr. Javier Perez Fernandez, MD

Pulmonologist, Baptist Hospital/South Miami Hospital, Miami, FL

Michael W. Hess, MPH, RRT, RPFT

Senior Director of Public Outreach, and Education,, COPD Foundation

Alan Kaplan, MD

Dept. of Family & Community Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, CA

Sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.