UPPER MIDWEST OSTEOPATHIC HEALTH CONFERENCE

Sponsored by Iowa Osteopathic Medical Association

MAY 2-5, 2019

EMBASSY SUITES

101 E. Locust Street

Des Moines, IA  50309

(515) 244-1700

Reservations (800-EMBASSY)

 

Program Chair:  Sean Brodale, D.O.

Program Manager:  Leah J. McWilliams

 

Contact IOMA office at (515) 283-0002 for additional information.


 

TENTATIVE PROGRAM

(The following program is still subject to change.)

THURSDAY, MAY 2, 2019

7:00 a.m.
REGISTRATION OPENS

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Surviving Sepsis
Andrew Terry, D.O.

9:00 a.m.  – 10:00 a.m.
Thyroid Nodule Management
Teck Khoo, M.D.

10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
BREAK

10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. 
Complications/Benefits of Gastric Sleeve Surgery On Bariatric Patients
Speaker to be confirmed

11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Cannabidiol – Current Law, Legal Implications for Physicians
Jo Ellen Whitney, J.D. and Katelynn McCollough, J.D.

12:15 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Product-Theatre and Lunch
(No CME given)

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Update on Screenings for Men
Kevin de Regnier, D.O.

2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Use of Conservative Management for Low-Risk Prostate Cancer
Speaker to be confirmed

3:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.

BREAK

3:45 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.
Atrial Fibrillation
Speaker to be confirmed

4:15 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Deep Vein Thrombosis
Speaker to be confirmed

4:45 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.
Pulmonary Embolism
Speaker to be confirmed

5:15 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.
Q&A with the above speakers                           

7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
OMM Presentation
Speakers to be confirmed


FRIDAY, MAY 3, 2019

7:00 A.M.
REGISTRATION OPENS

7:30 A.M.
EXHIBITS OPEN
CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
What is New in the Management of Autism
Blake Stephenson, LMSW, BCBA

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Pediatric Headaches
Speaker to be confirmed

10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
BREAK IN EXHIBIT HALL

10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Best Practices on Getting Patients Off Opioids
Speaker to be confirmed

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Best Approaches to Medications in Patients with Dual Diagnoses (substance abuse/mental illness)
Speaker to be confirmed

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
LUNCH

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Cause of Cognitive Decline
Speaker to be confirmed

2:30 p.m.  – 3:00 p.m.
BREAK IN EXHIBIT HALL

3:00 p.m.
EXHIBITS CLOSE

3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
The Debate of Pro-calcitonin Testing in Management of Upper and Lower Respiratory Infections
Speaker to be confirmed

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Various Rashes and their Treatment
Lloyd Cleaver, D.O.

5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Iowa Board of Medicine Update
Kent Nebel, J.D., Executive Director

SATURDAY, MAY 4, 2019

7:00 A.M.
REGISTRATION OPENS

8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
5 Minute OMT (Lecture and Workshop)
Jose Figueroa, D.O.

10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
BREAK

10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
Update on Public Health Issues in Iowa
Caitlin Padati, M.D.

11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Wound Care Management
Speaker to be confirmed

12:15 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.
LUNCH

12:45 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
AOA Update
Speaker to be confirmed

1:45 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.
Update on Prescription Drug Monitoring Program
Andrew Funk, Executive Director
Iowa Board of Pharmacy

2:45 p.m.  – 3:00 p.m.
BREAK

3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
CO*RE REMS Course
Speaker to be confirmed

5:00 p.m.
Kentucky Derby Reception

SUNDAY, MAY 5, 2019

7:30 a.m.
REGISTRATION OPENS

8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Mandatory Training for Child and Dependent Adult Abuse
Speaker to be confirmed

10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
BREAK

10:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
End of Life Care
Brian Quinn, D.O.

 

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SUNDAY, MAY 5, 2019

8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
Puberty Disorders
Jennifer Cook, M.D.

8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Thyroid Disorders
Jennifer Cook, M.D.             

9:00 a.m. – 9:10 a.m.
BREAK

9:15 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
Growth Disorders
Lauren Kanner, M.D.

9:45 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
Bone and Mineral Disorders
Lauren Kanner, M.D.

10:15 a.m. – 10:25 a.m.
BREAK                                  

10:25 a.m. – 10:55 a.m.
COPD Update
Speaker to be confirmed                                               

10:55 a.m. – 11:25 a.m.|
Pneumonia
Speaker to be confirmed

11:25 a.m. – 11:55 a.m.
Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Speaker to be confirmed

11:55 a.m. - 12:25
Q & A for above speakers

 

Total 28 Hours plus 2 hour for Thursday evening’s OMM program = 30 Hours Maximum

Conference Information You Need To Know!

The Board of Medicine is requesting proof of continuing medical education on recognizing Child and Adult Abuse for your licensing renewal.  IOMA will offer a course during the conference.  A certificate of attendance will be mailed to you after the conference.  The certificate will be valid until May of 2024.

The Board of Medicine is also requesting proof of continuing medical education on Chronic Pain Management and End-of-Life Care for your licensing renewal.  IOMA will offer these courses during the conference.  A certificate of attendance will be mailed to you after the conference.  The certificate will be valid until May of 2024.

FOUR WAYS TO REGISTER

Via the IOMA web site
By Fax (515) 283-0355
By Phone (515) 283-0002
By Mail – Iowa Osteopathic Medical Association, 505 5th Avenue, Suite 960, Des Moines, IA  50309

CANCELLATIONS AND REFUNDS

Registration is non-transferable.  To receive a refund, less a $75 processing fee, all cancellations must be received by Wednesday, April 24, 2019.  After this date, all fees are non-refundable.

CME ACCREDITATION

The Iowa Osteopathic Medical Association is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. The Iowa Osteopathic Medical Association designates this program for a maximum of 30 of AOA Category 1-A credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician’s participation in this activity.

Application for CME credit will be filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians.

HOTEL ROOM RESERVATIONS

Please make your room reservations at the Embassy Suites early in order to protect the association’s ability to block a sufficient number of rooms and adequate meeting space.  Room reservations must be made with the Embassy Suites by the cutoff date (April 15) to be assured of the special IOMA conference rate of $154.  Be sure to guarantee your reservation for late arrival with your credit card if you will be checking in after 6:00 p.m.  Contact the hotel at 515-244-1700 or 1-800-362-2779.