45th Annual Advances in Internal Medicine

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Department: Medicine
Course Number: MDM17M20
Activity Start Date: June 19, 2017
Activity End Date: June 23, 2017
Location: UCSF Parnassus Campus
San Francisco, CA
Fees: Physicians $950.00
Allied Health Professionals $750.00
Residents/Fellows $750.00

Optional Printed Syllabus for Purchase $40.00
 

Overview:

Now in its 45th year, this course reviews the most recent developments and current controversies in the field of internal medicine. Particular emphasis will be placed on topics of clinical relevance to the practicing physician. The course will include:

Didactic Lectures – Clinically active faculty from the Department of Medicine will emphasize recent clinical advances.

Year-in-Review Literature Reviews – Faculty will review major articles from the general medical specialty literature with immediate importance to clinical practice.

Clinical Dilemmas – In addition to case presentations to illustrate current management strategies, a special session on clinical problem-solving will be included.

Questions and Answers – Ample time will be provided for specific questions and discussions of problems commonly encountered by course participants.

Internal Medicine Topics – Areas to be covered include cardiology, geriatrics, endocrinology, general internal medicine, women’s health, infectious diseases, rheumatology, hematology and oncology, gastroenterology, neurology and pulmonary disease.

Multidisciplinary Topics – Additional topics of interest to the practicing internist will include issues in women’s health, geriatrics, emergency & hospital medicine, and neurology.

Advances in Internal Medicine is presented by the Department of Medicine and is sponsored by the Office of Continuing Medical Education of the University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine.

GREENER MEETING
In an effort to save paper, the syllabi will be available electronically one week prior to each course. A printed syllabus book is also available for purchase for an additional $40.00.

TARGET AUDIENCE
This course is designed for practicing internists, family practitioners, and other primary care health professionals. It is also appropriate for hospitalists who wish to stay current on recent developments in internal medicine beyond the inpatient setting.

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Objectives:

The purpose of this course is to increase competence and improve clinician practice in internal medicine. We specifically anticipate improvements in skills and strategies to:

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Accreditation:

The University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (UCSF) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

UCSF designates this live activity for a maximum of 30.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This CME activity meets the requirements under California Assembly Bill 1195, continuing education and cultural and linguistic competency.

Geriatric Medicine: The approved credits shown above include 7.50 geriatric credits toward meeting the requirement under California Assembly Bill 1820, Geriatric Medicine.

Pain Management and Care for the Terminally Ill: The approved credits shown above include 2.50 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM towards meeting the requirement under California Assembly Bill 487, Pain Management and Care for the Terminally Ill.

Nurses: For the purpose of recertification, the American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME.

Pharmacy: The California Board of Pharmacy accepts as continuing professional education those courses that meet the standard of relevance to pharmacy practice and have been approved forAMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.

Physician Assistants: AAPA accepts category 1 credit from AOACCME, Prescribed credit from AAFP, and AMA category 1 credit for the PRA for organizations accredited by the ACCME.

American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) MOC: Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 30.25 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Family Physicians: This Live activity, 45th Annual Advances in Internal Medicine, from 05/22/2017 - 06/23/2017, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 29.75 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Pharmacotherapeutics CEUs for Nurses:
For the purposes of recertification the American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME. This activity is designated for a maximum of 10.00 pharmacotherapeutic credits towards meeting the requirement for nursing pharmacology continuing education. Nurses should claim 0.1 CEUs for each contact hour of participation in designated pharmacotherapeutic continuing education.

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Course Outline:

Monday • May 22 and June 19

7:00 am Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:00 Welcome and Overview
H. Quinny Cheng, MD

CARDIOLOGY • Moderator: Thomas A. Ports, MD

8:10 G Advances in Heart Failure Management
Van Selby, MD

9:00 G Update on Atrial Fibrillation
Cara Pellegrini, MD

9:50 Break

10:10 G Update on Interventional Cardiology and Guidelines
Krishan Soni, MD, MBA

11:00 Updates and Clinical Pearls in Allergy and Immunology
Iris Otani, MD (May)
Katherine Gundling, MD (June)

11:50 Lunch on Own

GERIATRICS • Moderator: Eric Widera, MD

1:20 pm G Updates in Geriatrics and Palliative Care
Eric Widera, MD
Kenneth Covinsky, MD, MPH

2:50 Break

ENDOCRINOLOGY • Moderator: Umesh Masharani, MB, BS, MRCP

3:10 Optimizing Use of Medication for Type 2 Diabetes
Robert Rushakoff, MD, MS

4:00 Current Approach to Thyroid Nodules
Elizabeth J. Murphy, MD, DPhil

4:50 pm Adjourn

 

Tuesday • May 23 and June 20

7:00 am Continental Breakfast

GENERAL INTERNAL MEDICINE • Moderator: Robert B. Baron, MD, MS

8:00 Diagnosis and Treatment of Osteoporosis: What’s New in 2017
Jeffrey A. Tice, MD

8:50 Updates in General Internal Medicine: Year in Review
Jeffrey Kohlwes, MD, MPH

9:40 Break

10:00 Management of Lipid Disorders: Balancing Benefits and Harms
Robert B. Baron, MD, MS

10:50 Update in Women's Health: Year in Review Chronic Kidney Disease: What the Generalist Needs to Know
Judith M.E. Walsh, MD, MPH (May)
Michael G. Shlipak, MD, MPH (June)

11:40 Lunch on Own

WOMEN'S HEALTH • Moderator: Robert B. Baron, MD, MS

1:10 pm Updates in Contraception: Advances in Technical and Interpersonal Care
Christine E. Dehlendorf, MD, MAS

2:00 Chronic Kidney Disease: What the Generalist Needs to Know
Michael G. Shlipak, MD, MPH (May)

Update in Women's Health: Year in Review
Judith M.E. Walsh, MD, MPH (June)

2:50 Break

3:10 Keynote: The Digital Doctor: Hope, Hype and Harm at the Dawn of Medicine's Computer Age
Robert M. Wachter, MD (May)

P Advances in Treatment of Sports Injuries of the Hip
Alan Zhang, MD (June)

4:00 Update in Hospital Medicine
Bradley A. Sharpe, MD

4:50 pm Adjourn

 

Wednesday • May 24 and June 21

7:00 am Continental Breakfast

INFECTIOUS DISEASES • Moderator: Lisa G. Winston, MD

8:00 Cutaneous Infection
Kanade Shinkai, MD, PhD

8:50 Infectious Diarrhea, Especially C. difficile
Sarah Doernberg, MD, MAS

9:40 Break

10:00 Hot Topics & Key Articles in Infectious Disease
Kim S. Erlich, MD

10:50 What’s New in Hepatitis B and C
Annie F. Luetkemeyer, MD

11:40 Lunch on Own

1:10 Clinical Problem-Solving Exercise
Harry Hollander, MD

RHEUMATOLOGY • Moderator: Jonathan Graf, MD

2:00 G Gout: New Guidelines for an Old Disease
Jonathan Graf, MD

2:50 Break

3:10 G Update in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Jonathan Graf, MD

4:00 Update in Perioperative Medicine
H. Quinny Cheng, MD (May)
Hot Topics and Challenges in Patient Communication
Ryan Laponis, MD (June)

4:50 pm Adjourn

 

Thursday • May 25 and June 22

7:30 am Continental Breakfast

HEMATOLOGY AND ONCOLOGY • Moderator: Hope Rugo, MD

8:00 Gynecologic Cancers in the Age of Precision Medicine
Lee-may Chen, MD, FACS, FACOG

8:50 G Palliative Care in the Continuum of Oncologic Management
Michael W. Rabow, MD, FAAHPM

9:40 Break

10:00 Anemia & Other Cytopenias
Lloyd E. Damon, MD

GASTROENTEROLOGY

10:50 GI Updates 2017

11:40 Lunch on Own

NEUROLOGY • Moderator: S. Andrew Josephson, MD

1:10 pm P Headache: Update and Review
Morris Levin, MD

2:00 G Managing Stroke in 2017
Karl Meisel, MD, MA

2:50 Break

3:10 Hot Topics and Challenges in Patient Communication
Ryan Laponis, MD (May)

Update in Perioperative Medicine
H. Quinny Cheng, MD (June)

4:00 P Common Problems in Sports Medicine
Anthony Luke, MD, MPH (May)
Keynote: How Less Healthcare Can Sometimes Be Better
Rita Redberg, MD, MS, FACC (June)

4:50 pm Adjourn

 

Friday • May 26 and June 23

7:00 am Continental Breakfast

PULMONARY • Moderator: Lorriana E. Leard, MD

8:00 Occupational and Environmental Lung Disease: What a Primary Care Provider Needs to Know
Paul D. Blanc, MD, MSPH

8:50 Updates in COPD and Asthma
Michael Peters, MD

9:40 Break

10:00 Lung Cancer Screening
Neil Trivedi, MD

10:50 Medicine Quiz Show: What Have We Learned?
H. Quinny Cheng, MD

11:40 am Adjourn

G - Satisfies the California requirement for Geriatric CME
P - Satisfies the California requirement for Pain CME

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Chairs:

H. Quinny Cheng, MD
Professor of Medicine

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Faculty:
(University of California, San Francisco unless indicated)

Robert B. Baron, MD, MS
Professor of Medicine
Associate Dean for Graduate and
Continuing Medical Education

Paul D. Blanc, MD, MSPH
Professor of Medicine
Endowed Chair and
Division Chief, Occupational and
Environmental Medicine

Lee-may Chen, MD, FACS, FACOG
John A. Kerner Distingished
Professor in Gynecologic Oncology
Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology
and Reproductive Sciences

Kenneth Covinsky, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine
Division of Geriatrics

Lloyd E. Damon, MD
Director, Adult Blood and Marrow
Transplant and Hematologic
Malignancies Program
Chief, UCSF Hematology Clinic

Christine E. Dehlendorf, MD, MAS
Associate Professor of Family and
Community Medicine, of Obstetrics,
Gynecology and Reproductive
Sciences, and of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Director, Program in Woman-Centered Contraception

Sarah Doernberg, MD, MAS
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases

Kim S. Erlich, MD
Associate Clinical Professor of
Medicine, Division of Infectious
Diseases; Medical Director,
Infection Prevention and Control
Chief of the Professional Staff,
Mills Peninsula Medical Center
Burlingame, California

Jonathan Graf, MD
Professor of Medicine
Division of Rheumatology
Zuckerberg San Francisco General

Katherine Gundling, MD, FACP
Professor of Medicine
Division of Allergy and Immunology

Harry Hollander, MD
Professor of Medicine, Division of
Infectious Diseases; Director,
Internal Medicine Residency
Training Program

S. Andrew Josephson, MD
Carmen Castro Franceschi and
Gladyne K. Mitchell
Neurohospitalist Distinguished
Professor and Senior Executive
Vice Chair of Neurology

Jeffrey Kohlwes, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine
Director, PRIME Residency
Program; Associate Director,
Internal Medicine Residency

Ryan Laponis, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine,
Division of General Internal Medicine

Lorriana E. Leard, MD
Chief of Clinical Operations,
Pulmonary, Critical Care
Allergy & Sleep Medicine
Associate Program Director
Pulmonary & Critical Care
Medicine Fellowship

Morris Levin, MD
Director, UCSF Headache Center

Annie F. Luetkemeyer, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of HIV, Infectious Disease
and Global Medicine, Zuckerberg
San Francisco General

Anthony Luke, MD, MPH
Professor and Director
Primary Care Sports Medicine

Umesh Masharani, MB, BS, MRCP
Professor of Medicine
Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism

Karl Meisel, MD, MA
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Department of Neurology
Vascular Neurologist
Director, Stroke Clinic

Elizabeth J. Murphy, MD, DPhil
Professor of Medicine
Chief, Division of
Endocrinology and Metabolism
Zuckerberg San Francisco General

Iris Otani, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Allergy/Immunology

Cara Pellegrini, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Acting Chief, Cardiology
San Francisco VA Health Care System

Michael Peters, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Thomas A. Ports, MD
Professor of Medicine
Chief, Interventional Cardiology

Michael W. Rabow, MD, FAAHPM
Professor of Medicine and of Urology
Division of General Internal
Medicine; Director, Symptom
Management & Palliative Care
Helen Diller Family Chair in
Palliative Care

Rita Redberg, MD, MS, FACC
Editor-in-Chief, JAMA Internal
Medicine, Co-Director, Center of
Excellence for Heart Disease in
Women, Professor of Medicine

Hope Rugo, MD
Professor of Medicine
Director, Breast Oncology and
Clinical Trial Education
UCSF Helen Diller Family
Comprehensive Cancer Center

Robert Rushakoff, MD, MS
Professor of Medicine
Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism

Van Selby, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Cardiology

Bradley A. Sharpe, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Hospital Medicine
Associate Chief, Medical Service
Associate Program Director
Internal Medicine Residency Program

Kanade Shinkai, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Dermatology
Program Director, Dermatology
Residency Program

Michael G. Shlipak, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine
Scientific Director, Kidney
Health Research Collaborative
Chief, Division of General
Internal Medicine, San Francisco
VA Health Care System

Krishan Soni, MD, MBA, FACC
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Cardiology
Director of Value Improvement for
DOM-UCSF Health Subspecialty Services

Jeffrey A. Tice, MD
Professor of Medicine
Division of General Internal Medicine

Neil Trivedi, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
San Francisco VA Health Care System

Robert M. Wachter, MD
Professor and Chair,
Department of Medicine
Holly Smith Distinguished Professor
in Science and Medicine
Marc and Lynne Benioff Endowed Chair

Judith M.E. Walsh, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine and of
Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Associate Medical Director, UCSF
Women’s Health Primary Care
Practice; UCSF Women’s Health
Center of Excellence

Eric Widera, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director, Hospice & Palliative Care
San Francisco VA Health System

Lisa G. Winston, MD
Professor of Medicine
HIV, Infectious Disease and
Global Medicine
Vice Chief, Inpatient Medical
Services and Hospital
Epidemiologist, Zuckerberg San
Francisco General

Alan Zhang, MD
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery

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Travel & Lodging:

CONFERENCE LOCATION
UCSF Parnassus Campus - Cole Hall, Medical Sciences Building
513 Parnassus Ave
San Francisco CA 94143

LODGING
Holiday Inn Golden Gateway
1500 Van Ness Street
San Francisco CA 94109
Hotel Phone: 415-441-4000
Reservations: 866-272-7098
Rates: $199
Cutoff Date: May 19th, 2017 or once room block is filled
To make hotel reservations on-line, please use this link

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Cancellation Policy:

Cancellations received in writing before 06/18/2017 will be refunded, less a $75 administrative fee. No refunds will be made on cancellations received after that date.

Please email your requests to registration@ocme.ucsf.edu

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