UCSF CME: 46th Annual Advances in Internal Medicine 2018

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Overview Objectives Accreditation Course Outline
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Department: Internal Medicine
Course Number: MDM18M20
Activity Start Date: June 18, 2018
Activity End Date: June 22, 2018
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 Amount: $40.00

 

Overview:

Now in its 46th 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, gastroenterology, hematology and oncology, neurology, rheumatology, 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.

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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 for AMA 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, 46th Annual Advances in Internal Medicine, from 05/07/2018-06/22/2018, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 29.25 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.

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Course Outline:

Monday • May 7 and June 18

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 Updates on Heart Failure
John Teerlink, MD, FACC, FAHA, FESC, FRCP

9:00 Evaluation of the Athlete
Theodore Abrahams, MD

9:50 Coffee Break

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

11:00 Thyroid Cases
Chienying Liu, MD

11:50 am Lunch on Own

GERIATRICS • Moderator: Eric Widera, MD

1:20 G Geriatrics & Palliative Care: Year in Review
Eric Widera, MD/Kenneth Covinsky, MD

2:50 Coffee Break

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

3:10 G Diabetes Prevention: What Works?
Elizabeth J. Murphy, MD, DPhil

4:00 P Keynote: Safer Opiate Prescribing
Soraya Azari, MD

4:50 pm Adjourn

 

Tuesday • May 8 and June 19

7:30 am Registration and Continental Breakfast

GENERAL INTERNAL MEDICINE & WOMEN’S HEALTH • Moderator: Robert B. Baron, MD, MS

8:00 Current Concepts in Caring for Transgender Patients
Madeline Deutsch, MD, MPH

8:50 Current Issues in Hepatitis
Rena Fox, MD

9:40 Coffee Break

10:00 G Managing Hypertension in 2018: How Do We Work With Conflicting Data and Conflicting Guidelines?
Robert B. Baron, MD, MS

10:50 Updates in General Internal Medicine: Year in Review
Jeffrey Kohlwes, MD, MPH

11:40 am Lunch

1:10pm P Understanding Sports Concussions: Should Our Kids Be Playing Contact Sports?
Carlin Senter, MD

2:00 Update in Women's Health: Year in Review
Judith M.E. Walsh, MD, MPH

2:50 Coffee Break

HOSPITAL MEDICINE • Moderator: H. Quinny Cheng, MD

3:10 Updates in Hospital Medicine
Bradley A. Sharpe, MD

4:00 Updates in Perioperative Medicine
H. Quinny Cheng, MD

4:50 pm Adjourn

 

Wednesday • May 9 and June 20

7:00 am Registration and Continental Breakfast

INFECTIOUS DISEASES • Moderator: Lisa G. Winston, MD

8:00 Cutaneous Infections
Kanade Shinkai, MD, PhD

8:50 Vaccines: What's New?
Lisa Winston, MD

9:40 Coffee Break

10:00 UTI Update
Brian S. Schwartz, MD

10:50 STDs - Now More Than Ever
Stephanie Cohen, MD, MPH (May)
Susan Philip, MD (June)

11:40 am Lunch

1:10pm Clinical Problem Solving
Harry Hollander, MD

GASTROENTEROLOGY • Moderator: H. Quinny Cheng, MD

2:00 Celiac Disease & Gluten Sensitivity
Amandeep Shergill, MD

2:50 Coffee Break

3:10 Update on Bariatric Surgery
Jonathan Carter, MD

4:00 Cognitive Heuristics & Preventing Diagnostic Errors
Bradley Monash, MD

4:50 pm Adjourn

 

Thursday • May 10 and June 21

7:30 am Registration and Continental Breakfast

HEMATOLOGY AND ONCOLOGY • Moderator: Hope Rugo, MD

8:00 Updates in Hematology: Thrombosis & Cytopenias
Andrew D. Leavitt, MD

8:50 Updates in Cancer Screening
Niharika Dixit, MD

9:40 Coffee Break

10:00 Cancer Survivorship: What You Need to Know
Michelle Melisko, MD

10:50 Nephrology Updates & Perspectives for the Generalist
Kerry Cho, MD

11:40 am Lunch

NEUROLOGY • Moderator: S. Andrew Josephson, MD

1:10pm Neuropathy Pearls for the Generalist
Laura Rosow, MD

2:00 Parkinson's Disease 2018
Maya Katz, MD

2:50 Coffee Break

RHEUMATOLOGY • Moderator: Jonathan Graf, MD

3:10 GP The Year in Review in Rheumatology
Jonathan Graf, MD

4:00 GP Advances in Rheumatoid Arthritis: Diagnosis, Prognosis & Treatment
Jonathan Graf, MD

4:50 pm Adjourn

 

Friday • May 11 and June 22

7:30 am Registration and Continental Breakfast

PULMONARY • Moderator: H. Quinny Cheng, MD

8:00 Interstitial Lung Disease
Rupal Shah, MD

8:50 Asthma Updates
Neeta Thakur, MD, MPH

9:40 Coffee Break

10:00 Diagnostic & Therapeutic Approaches for Pleural Disease
Yaron B. Gesthalter, MD

10:50 Advances in Internal 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

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Faculty:

(University of California, San Francisco unless indicated)

Theodore Abraham, MD
Professor of Medicine
Co-director, UCSF HCM Center of Excellence
Director, UCSF Adult Cardiac
Echocardiography Laboratory

Soraya Azari, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Associate Director, Primary Care
Residency Program
Zuckerberg San Francisco General

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

Jonathan Carter, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Bariatric & Gastrointestinal
Surgery Programs
Program Director
Advanced GI Minimally
Invasive/Bariatric Surgery Fellowship

Kerry Cho, MD
Professor of Medicine
Department of Nephrology

Stephanie Cohen, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases
Medical Director, San Francisco
City Clinic

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

Madeline Deutsch, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of
Clinical Family and Community Medicine
Director, UCSF Transgender Care
Center of Excellence for Transgender Health

Niharika Dixit, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine

Rena Fox, MD
Professor of Medicine

Yaron B. Gesthalter, MD
Assistant Professor of Pulmonary &
Critical Care Medicine

Jonathan Graf, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Department of Rheumatology

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 Chair,
Department of Neurology

Maya Katz, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology

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

Andrew D. Leavitt, MD
Professor of Medicine (Hematology)
and of Laboratory Medicine
Medical Director, UCSF Adult Blood
and Marrow Transplant Laboratory

Chienying Liu, MD
Professor of Medicine
Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism

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

Michelle Melisko, MD
Professor of Medicine (Hematology)
and of Laboratory Medicine

Bradley Monash, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
and Pediatrics; Chief of Medicine Service

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

Susan Philip, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Center for AIDS Research
Zuckerberg San Francisco General

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

Laura Rosow, MD
Neurologist
Associate Director, UCSF ALS Center

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

Brian S. Schwartz, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases

Rupal Shah, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director, UCSF Interstitial Lung
Disease Program

Carlin Senter, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
and of Orthopaedic Surgery

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

Amandeep Shergill, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
San Francisco VA Medical Center

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

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

John Teerlink, MD, FACC, FAHA,
FESC, FRCP
Professor of Medicine
Director, Heart Failure Program
and Clinical Echocardiography Laboratory
San Francisco VA Medical Center

Neeta Thakur, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Judith M.E. Walsh, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine; Women’s
Health Clinical Research Center

Eric Widera, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine;
Director, Hospice & Palliative Care
San Francisco VA Medical Center

Lisa G. Winston, MD
Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases;
Vice Chief, Inpatient Medical
Services and Hospital
Epidemiologist,
Zuckerberg San Francisco
General Hospital

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Travel & Lodging:

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

 

HERTZ RENT A CAR
Hertz is pleased to offer discounts for our course attendees. Please click on the link below to make a reservation:
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CV Code: 03BW0137

You can also reserve by calling Hertz at 800-654-3131 and referencing Convention Code: 03BW0137

 

UNITED AIRLINES
UCSF has negotiated special fares with United Airlines for our course attendees.
You may use the following offer code to book on your own:
You may book online at www.united.com and enter your Offer Code ZZ26868008 in the Offer Code box when searching for your flights.

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Cancellation Policy:

Cancellations received in writing before 06/17/2018 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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