What’s New – Disease Management 2020
WHS Scientific Day
May 1, 2020 • 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh/Southpointe 1000 Corporate Dr. Canonsburg PA 15317
Washington Health System designates this live activity for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™, and ANCC. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
SCIENTIFIC DAY OBJECTIVES
- Identify and discuss hypertension guidelines and nephrology pearls.
- Review top nephrology advances relevant to physicians.
- Discuss current Cancer Immunotherapy and future advancements in 2020.
- Describe medical management of endometriosis.
- Discuss the treatment of mood disorders in pregnancy.
- Review and discuss advances in structural heart disease management including Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) and nonpharmacological stroke prevention in Atrial Fibrillation.
- Develop an understanding of vaping related illness through case reports.
9:00 – Registration, Continental Breakfast, Posters, and Exhibits
9:20 – Welcome and Introduction, John Six, MD
9:30 – 10:00 Nonpharmacological Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation, Chris Kolibash, MD
10:00 – 10:30 Hypertension Guidelines, Management & Nephrology Pearls, Khaled Nashar, MD
10:30 – 10:45 Break, Exhibits, Posters
10:45 – 11:15 Medical Management of Endometriosis, Alayna Butcher, MD
11:15 – 11:45 Cancer Immunotherapy in 2020, Nitin Kapoor, DO
11:45 – 12:45 Lunch, Exhibits, Posters
12:45 – 1:15 Overview of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement, Rekhi Varghese, MD
1:15 – 1:45 Top Five Nephrology Advances Relevant To All Physicians, Shirley Dopson, DO
1:45 – 2:00 Break, Exhibits, Posters
2:00 – 2:30 Vaping Related Illness and Case Reports, Ziad Ismael, MD
2:30 – 3:00 Updates in Treatment of Mood Disorders in Pregnancy, Carly Zuwiala, MD
3:00 – 3:10 Concluding Remarks/Adjournment, John Six, MD
Free for all hospital employees and members of the Medical Staff, including CRNP’s and PAC’s, $75 fee for all others.
Registration fee includes continuing education credits, conference material, refreshments/continental breakfast, morning break, and lunch. Payment must accompany the registration form. For any additional information concerning the conference please contact Continuing Medical Education at (724) 223 -3144.
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Any questions, please contact Chelsea Homich MSN, RN – Education Specialist / Education Institute via Telephone: (724) 223-3247 or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.