UPPER MIDWEST OSTEOPATHIC HEALTH CONFERENCE

Sponsored by Iowa Osteopathic Medical Association

MAY 4-7, 2017

EMBASSY SUITES

101 E. Locust Street

Des Moines, IA  50309

(515) 244-1700

Reservations (800-EMBASSY)

 

Program Chair:  Joel Baker, 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 4, 2017

7:00 a.m.   REGISTRATION OPENS

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.  
Integrated Medicine

9:00 a.m.  – 10:00 a.m.
New Anticoagulants

10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.  BREAK

10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
Communication – How Do We Do It Better For The Patient

11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Update on Public Health in Iowa

12:15 p.m.  BYRON LAYCOCK MEMORIAL LUNCH

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Byron Laycock Memorial Lecture

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Recognizing Congenital Heart Disease in Pediatric Patients

2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Review of New Insulins

3:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.  BREAK

3:45 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
New Treatments in Hepatitis

4:45 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.
Update on Recommendations for Vitamin D

7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
OMM Fellow Presentations

 

FRIDAY, MAY 5, 2017

7:00 a.m.  REGISTRATION OPENS

7:30 a.m.  EXHIBITS OPEN

7:30 a.m.  CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Dermatologic Signs of Systemic Disease

9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.  BREAK

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Differential Diagnosis of Dementia

10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Recommendations or Guidelines for Skin Cancer Screening

11:00 a.m. – 11:30 p.m.
Recommendations or Guidelines for Lung Cancer Screening

11:30 a.m. – 12 Noon
Recommendations or Guidelines for Uterine Cancer Screening

12 Noon – 12:30 p.m.
Wrap up and Questions on Cancer Screenings

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.  LUNCH

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
DiseaseWorkplace Violence Against Health Care Workers

2:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.  BREAK

3:00 p.m.  EXHIBITS CLOSE

3:00 p.m.  – 4:00 p.m.
Update on New Treatments for Inflammatory Bowel

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Lewy Body Dementia versus Parkinson’s

5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Update on Iowa Board of Medicine

 

SATURDAY, MAY 6, 2017

7:00 a.m.  REGISTRATION OPENS

8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
OMM – Quick and Efficient Techniques Lecture/Workshop

10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.  BREAK

10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
What is new in COPD

11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Practicing Medicine in the Computer Age

12:15 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.  LUNCH

12:45 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
AOA Update

1:45 p.m.  – 2:45 p.m.
Driver Evaluations – How do you determine when a patient should no longer be driving?

2:45 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.  BREAK

3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Lawful Prescribing and the Prevention of Diversion

5:00 p.m.  KENTUCKY DERBY RECEPTION

 

SUNDAY, MAY 7, 2017

7:30 a.m.  REGISTRATION

8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Mandatory Training for Reporting of Child and Dependent Adult Abuse

10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.  BREAK

10:15 a.m. – 12:15 a.m.
Mandatory Training in End of Life

 

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 AOA Category 1-A credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician's participation in this activity.

REGISTRATION

Click on the UMOH Conference Registration tab to register online.