Saturday, October 14, 2023 - Agenda

7:00 am EDT
Update on Biosimilars and Biologics (2023 AC Live)

View Session
Overview

Objective #1: Learn what a biologic medication is

Objective #2: Know the difference between a biologic medication, biosimilar medication, and interchangeable biosimilar medication

Objective #3: Know the types of side effects which can occur with biologic and biosimilar medications


Speaker(s)

Howard L. Feinberg, DO, FACOI, Associate Dean, Clinical Education Proposed Maryland College of Osteopathic Medicine at Morgan State

8:00 am EDT
The Great American Cannabis Experiment: Medicinal/Recreational Use and Abuse (2023 AC Live)

View Session
Overview

Objective #1: Review the current state initiatives of Medical Marijuana Legalization (MML) and Recreational Marijuana Legalization and its economic impact in the US

Objective #2: Assess the current Evidence-based Research of Cannabinoid compounds

Objective #3: Discuss Cannabis Use Disorder as an "underappreciated risk of using cannabis"

Speaker(s)

C. Clark Milton, DO, FACOI, Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine, West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine

Hematology/Oncology

9:00 am EDT
Supportive Oncology: The Benefits of Integrated Palliative Medicine for Advanced Cancer Care (2023 AC Live)

View Session
Overview

Objective #1: Define palliative care in the context of cancer, citing the World Health Organization's official definition.

Objective #2: Discuss the importance of early integration of palliative care in patients with advanced cancer diagnoses

Objective #3: Examine the guidelines and recommendations for integrating palliative care into standard oncology care, as presented by the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the National Comprehensive Cancer Network.


Speaker(s)

Jason R. Beckrow, DO, FACOI, Medical Director, Hospice and Palliative Medicine

9:45 am EDT
Break (15 mins)

Palliative Care/Geriatric Medicine

10:00 am EDT
Patient Centered Care in Chronic Disease Management in Order Adults (2023 AC Live)

View Session
Overview

1. Discuss 2 skills in building a foundation of trust with patients by increasing our listening skills.

2. Identify 2 risk factors in preventing a crisis through whole patient centered care.

3. Identify 3 tools that aid in care giver support.

Speaker(s)

Sandra P. Gomez, MD, Sage Health Medical Director Provider Training and Care Model Innovation

10:45 am EDT
Recognizing and Approach to the Impaired Physician (2023 AC Live)

View Session
Overview

Objective #1: To understand what the responsibilities physician have with regard to their colleagues being impaired.

Objective #2: Lay out generally accepted practice in the approach to suspected impairment of physicians in the clinical setting.

Objective #3: Clearly delineate the rights of the physician suspected of impairment and the process of aiding them into recovery.

Speaker(s)

Thomas F. Jan, DO, Founding and Current Chair American Osteopathic Pain Medicine Conjoint Examination Committee

11:30 am EDT
Practice Bioethics for Clinicians (2023 AC Live)

View Session
Overview

Session details coming soon.

Speaker(s)

Dominic F. Glorioso, DO, FACOI, Associate Medical Director Amedisys Hospice Ph.D. Candidate Duquesne University Healthcare Bioethics

RESIDENT/STUDENT SESSIONS/AGENDA

10:00 am EDT
RESIDENT/STUDENT SESSION: Welcome, Introductions and Poster Winner Acknowledgments(2023 AC Live)

View Session
Overview

Session details coming soon.

Speaker(s)

Robert G. Good, DO, MACOI, Clinical Professor, Carle Illinois College of Medicine

10:15 am EDT
RESIDENT/STUDENT SESSION: SOIMA & SOLID Discussion (2023 AC Live)

View Session
Overview

Session details coming soon.

Speaker(s)

Timothy W. McNichol, JD, Deputy Executive Director, ACOI

10:40 am EDT
RESIDENT/STUDENT SESSION: Mindfullness and Resiliency with Stress (2023 AC Live)

View Session
Overview

Session details coming soon.

Speaker(s)

Joshua Layher, DO, Internist, ST. LUKE'S HEALTH PARTNER

11:45 am EDT
RESIDENT/STUDENT SESSION: Resume Building: Presenting Skills (2023 AC Live)

View Session
Overview

Session details coming soon.

Speaker(s)

Robert P. Aran, DO, Chief Fellow, Oklahoma State University (Tulsa)

12:15 pm EDT
Lunch Break

12:45 pm EDT
RESIDENT/STUDENT SESSION: The Future of Medicine (2023 AC Live)

View Session
Overview

Session details coming soon.

Speaker(s)

Charlene A. LePane, DO, FACOI, Gastroenterologist, AdventHealth

1:30 pm EDT
RESIDENT/STUDENT SESSION: Meet with Program Directors: Decisions, Conflicts, and Controversies! (2023 AC Live)

View Session
Overview

Session details coming soon.

Luncheon Symposium

12:15 pm EDT
LUNCHEON SYMPOSIUM: Guidelines and Successful Treatment of Opioid Addictions (2023 AC Live)

View Session
Overview

Session details coming soon.
Speaker(s)

Thomas F. Jan, DO, Founding and Current Chair American Osteopathic Pain Medicine Conjoint Examination Committee

Nephrology

1:15 pm EDT
Utilize Current Data and Recommendations for Staging Kidney Disease and GFR (2023 AC Live)

View Session
Overview

Objective #1: Discuss criteria for the diagnosis and staging of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) and Examine real-world practices for CKD screening and monitoring.

Objective #2: Review the current recommendations for the assessment of kidney function.

Objective #3: Describe methods for prognostication in both early and advanced CKD.

Speaker(s)

Tarra Faulk, DO, Assistant Professor of Medicine Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences F. Edward H├ębert School of Medicine Bethesda, Maryland

2:00 pm EDT
Break (15 mins)

2:15 pm EDT
Treatment Recommendations for Use of Thiazides in Chronic Kidney Disease (2023 AC Live)

View Session
Overview

Objective #1: Understand the mechanism of action of thiazide diuretics

Objective #2: Determine if there is sufficient evidence supporting the continued use of thiazide diuretics for reducing risk of calcium oxalate stone formation

Objective #3: Appreciate the current clinical scenarios where use of thiazide diuretics should be considered


Speaker(s)

David Levy, DO, Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine University of Rochester School of Medicine Rochester, NY

Annual Member Meeting

3:00 pm EDT
Annual Member Meeting (2023 AC Live)

View Session
Overview

Session details coming soon.

Bonus Lectures

3:30 pm EDT
Understand the Newer Approach in Treatment of IgA Nephropathy (2023 AC Live)

View Session
Overview

Objective #1: Highlight when to raise awareness for that a glomerular disease may be present

Objective #2: Discuss the epidemiology, prognostic factors and pathogenesis of IgA Nephropathy

Objective #3: Review treatment recommendations for IgA Nephrology given contemporary findings


Speaker(s)

Laura S. Maursetter, DO, Associate Professor of Nephrology

4:30 pm EDT
AIDS/HIV Update (2023 AC Live)

View Session
Overview

Objective #1: To understand the Treatment as Prevention

Objective #2: To understand Post-Exposure Prophylaxis

Objective #3: To Understand Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis

Speaker(s)

Erik D. Wert, DO, FACOI