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Senior female patient enjoying a run outside
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What do primary care providers need to know about women's health? Join expert faculty as they review important questions they get asked about osteoporosis, and breast cancer care and screening!


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Connecting With Stories—Improving Patient Adherence and Compliance

Episode 11: Bridging the Gap: Conversations with Dr. Hall

1.00 CME

As every healthcare professional knows, the best drug is the one the patient will take. So, how do you improve your patient’s compliance and adherence to a treatment regimen? As Dr. Hall will discuss, the key to success is understanding your patient’s “world-view” and how they think about medicine and why many may prefer alternative medicine. He’ll share with you his secret sauce for engaging and motivating patients: clinical storytelling. He’ll even share the five ingredients that make that story convincing and behavior changing.


x-ray of a brain aneurysm
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One in fifty people in the U.S. has an unruptured brain aneurysm, and one ruptures every 18 minutes. Despite low frequency, brain aneurysms are high in mortality, because the lack of a timely diagnosis often leads to death. Complicating matters more, many of the symptoms are associated with other less dangerous conditions, such as influenza or stress. This session will describe the importance of early detection, since brain aneurysms are treatable via proper identification, and will highlight risk factors and populations who are most vulnerable. Faculty will also review treatment options for clinicians to recognize or use in practice.


group overviewing case
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Challenging Cases in Primary Care

1.00 CME/MOC
1.00 AANP | 0.40 Pharmacology

In this session, the speaker will discuss some challenging diagnostic cases that primary care practitioners may face in their practice. These cases will feature interpretation of laboratory and imaging studies as well as encounters with rare diseases and conditions. You will learn which aspects of the history and physical exam are most useful to establish certain diagnoses, increase your awareness of certain uncommon but “can’t miss” diagnoses, and become familiar with clinical decision aids that improve diagnostic accuracy for certain common diagnoses.


Male physician looking at elderly male patient
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COVID-19 Panel Discussion

1.00 CME/MOC
1.00 AANP

This pandemic required communication among specialists and primary care. In this COVID-19 panel, faculty will team up to discuss the most pressing and frequently asked questions about this disease and its complications.


blue x-ray of heart illuminating bright orange
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Refresh your skills in managing common cardiovascular conditions in your primary care patient population during this session. Cardiology specialist Ty Gluckman, MD, will review important updates and considerations for managing your patients with hypertension, hypercholesterolemia and heart failure.


A Treatment Option for Adult Patients with Insomnia

Industry Webcast Sponsored by Eisai Inc.; Not for CME/CE Credit

In a presentation with Dr Mattingly, learn about the pivotal clinical data and a pilot study that evaluated the next-dose transition from a treatment to this treatment option.


Teenage girl getting a vaccine in an office
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Advancing HPV Cancer Prevention: The Road Towards Elimination

0.50 CME/MOC
0.50 AANP | 0.33 Pharmacology

Globally, the human papillomaviruses (HPV) is responsible for virtually 100% of cervical cancers, 75% of vaginal cancers, 69% of vulvar cancers, 91% of anal cancers, 63% of penile cancers, approximately 70% of oropharyngeal cancers, and almost all cases of genital warts. Fortunately, vaccines are available for prevention of HPV and its associated cancers. Participate in this game-based activity to learn more about the HPV vaccines, including safety & efficacy, guidelines, and dosing.


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This program provides a perspective on the ever-changing management of patients with COVID-19. It features case studies to encourage retention of the lessons and provide new perspectives on the management of patients during the COVID-19 pandemic. This program will focus on optimizing outcomes for hospitalized and non-hospitalized patients with COVID-19 through the use of novel agents authorized for emergency use.


Governor Baker’s Keynote Address is on Thursday, December 5, at 7:30am at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, 415 Summer St., Boston in Hall B, Exhibit Hall Level.