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Monday, October 17, 2022
8:00am to 8:55am Introduction and Welcome—Primary Care: A Future Rooted in the Past, the Role of Evidence and Expertise

John D. Goodson, MD and Richard J. Pels, MD
Meets criteria for Risk Management credit in Massachusetts

8:55am to 9:00am Break

Morning Sessions

9:00am to 9:55am Advanced Treatment Choices for Ischemic Heart Disease

Eric M. Isselbacher, MD

9:55am to 10:00am Break
10:00am to 10:55am Immunotherapy: A New Paradigm in Cancer—Key Things to Know in Primary Care

Kerry L. Reynolds, MD

10:55am to 11:10am Break

Case-Based Workshop Sessions A1 - A4

11:10am to 12:05pm Workshop Sessions A

A1 Therapeutic Approaches to the Knee
Arun J. Ramappa, MD
A2 Preoperative Cardiac Evaluation
Gerald W. Smetana, MD
A3 Lifelong Management of Adult Attention Deficit Disorder
Donald J. Meyer, MD
Meets criteria for Risk Management credit in Massachusetts
A4 Tick-Borne Diseases
Lou Ann Bruno-Murtha, DO

All sessions will be recorded as they are live streamed and placed in the online course video library, enabling registrants to view more than one workshop. The video library will be available for 90 days after the conclusion of the course.

12:05pm to 12:20pm Break

Afternoon Sessions

12:20pm to 1:15pm Setting Boundaries to Sustain Ourselves as Clinicians: Lessons Learned in 2022

Susannah G. Rowe, MD, MPH
Meets criteria for Risk Management credit in Massachusetts

1:15pm to 1:45pm Break
1:45pm to 2:40pm Advanced Practice Management

Christine Sinsky, MD, MACP

2:40pm to 2:45pm Break
2:45pm to 3:40pm Persistent Heartburn, Dysphagia, and Dyspepsia: Practical, Cost-Effective Approach

Vlaicu Alin Botoman, MD

3:40pm to 3:55pm Break
3:55pm to 4:50pm Obesity Treatment in Primary Care

Lee M. Kaplan, MD, PhD

4:50pm to 5:05pm Break

Case-Based Workshop Sessions B1 - B4

5:05pm to 6:00pm Workshop Sessions B

B1 Evaluating and Managing Patients with Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Lawrence F. Borges, MD, MPH
B2 Thyroid Disease
Douglas S. Ross, MD
B3 Breast/Ovarian Cancer Risk Assessment
Nadine M. Tung, MD
Meets criteria for Risk Management credit in Massachusetts

B4 GYN Case Studies
Carey M. York-Best, MD

All sessions will be recorded as they are live streamed and placed in the online course video library, enabling registrants to view more than one workshop. The video library will be available for 90 days after the conclusion of the course.

Tuesday, October 18, 2022

Morning Sessions

8:00am to 8:55am Hypertension: Controversies, Challenges, and Treatment Strategies

John D. Goodson, MD

8:55am to 9:00am Break
9:00am to 9:55am Managing Menopause amid Controversy

Jan L. Shifren, MD

9:55am to 10:00am Break
10:00am to 10:55am Dementia

Andrew E. Budson, MD

10:55am to 11:10am Break

Case-Based Workshop Sessions C1 - C4

11:10am to 12:05pm Workshop Sessions C

C1 Biases and Behaviors in Clinical Practice: Strategies for Maintaining Balance and Poise
Jennifer E. Potter, MD
Meets criteria for Risk Management credit in Massachusetts

C2 Unraveling the Mysteries of Abnormal LFTs
Lawrence S. Friedman, MD
C3 Fluid and Electrolyte Abnormalities
Jeffrey H. William, MD
C4 What Primary Care Clinicians Need to Know about Biomodulators for Inflammatory and Autoimmune Disease
Shiv Sehra, MD

All sessions will be recorded as they are live streamed and placed in the online course video library, enabling registrants to view more than one workshop. The video library will be available for 90 days after the conclusion of the course.

12:05pm to 12:20pm Break

Afternoon Sessions

12:20pm to 1:15pm Lipid Management

Jorge Plutzky, MD

1:15pm to 1:45pm Break
1:45pm to 2:40pm Depression/Anxiety

Anne D. Emmerich, MD
Meets criteria for Risk Management credit in Massachusetts

2:40pm to 2:45pm Break
2:45pm to 3:40pm COPD and Interstitial Lung Disease

Walter J. O'Donnell, MD

3:40pm to 3:55pm Break
3:55pm to 4:50pm Anticoagulants and Antiplatelet Therapies: Choices and Consequences

Rachel P. Rosovsky, MD

4:50pm to 5:05pm Break

Case-Based Workshop Sessions D1 - D4

5:05pm to 6:00pm Workshop Sessions D

D1 Supporting the Independence and Autonomy of Older Patients
Amanda Berling, MD
Meets criteria for Risk Management credit and End-of-Life Care Study in Massachusetts

D2 Opioid and Buprenorphine Management
Kevin D. Kapila, MD
Meets criteria for Risk Management credit and Pain Management Training in Massachusetts

D3 Female Urinary Incontinence
Emily C. Von Bargen, DO
D4 Otolaryngology in Primary Care
Stacey T. Gray, MD and Alicia M. Quesnel, MD

All sessions will be recorded as they are live streamed and placed in the online course video library, enabling registrants to view more than one workshop. The video library will be available for 90 days after the conclusion of the course.

6:00pm to 7:00pm Break

Evening Program

7:00pm to 8:00pm Primary Care Payment Reform: The Dawn of a New Era?

John D. Goodson, MD

Wednesday, October 19, 2022

Morning Sessions

8:00am to 8:55am Active Management of Chronic Kidney Disease

David J.R. Steele, MD

8:55am to 9:00am Break
9:00am to 9:55am Current Approaches to Anemia

Lisa B. Weissmann, MD

9:55am to 10:00am Break
10:00am to 10:55am Liver Diseases of Primary Care Practice

Raymond T. Chung, MD

10:55am to 11:10am Break

Case-Based Workshop Sessions E1 - E4

11:10am to 12:05pm Workshop Sessions E

E1 Therapeutic Approaches to the Shoulder
C. Christopher Smith, MD
E2 Concussions: On the Field and in the Office
Patricia A. Gibbons, MD
E3 Case Studies in Office Endocrinology
J. Carl Pallais, MD, MPH
E4 Allergy and Urticaria
James A. MacLean, MD

All sessions will be recorded as they are live streamed and placed in the online course video library, enabling registrants to view more than one workshop. The video library will be available for 90 days after the conclusion of the course.

12:05pm to 12:20pm Break

Afternoon Sessions

12:20pm to 1:15pm Treating Tobacco Use: Optimizing for Enduring Outcomes

Nancy A. Rigotti, MD

1:15pm to 1:45pm Break
1:45pm to 2:40pm The Four Pillars of Lifestyle Medicine: Knowledge, Skills, Tools, and Self-Care

Edward M. Phillips, MD

2:40pm to 2:45pm Break
2:45pm to 3:40pm Updates in Headaches: Assessment and Treatment

Richard J. Pels, MD
Meets criteria for Risk Management credit in Massachusetts

3:40pm to 3:55pm Break
3:55pm to 4:50pm An Organized Approach to the Broad Range of Bowel Complaints

Kyle D. Staller, MD, MPH

4:50pm to 5:05pm Break

Case-Based Workshop Sessions F1 - F4

5:05pm to 6:00pm Workshop Sessions F

F1 Challenges in Opioid Prescribing for Chronic Noncancer Pain
Richard J. Pels, MD
Meets criteria for Risk Management credit and Pain Management Training in Massachusetts
F2 Managing Alcohol Use Disorder in Primary Care Practice
Ellie Grossman, MD
F3 Dermatology A-Z: Refresher for Primary Care
Daniela Kroshinsky, MD, MPH
F4 Mild Neurocognitive Disorders: Evaluation and Management Decisions at the Gateway to Dementia
James M. Ellison, MD, MPH
Meets criteria for Risk Management credit in Massachusetts

All sessions will be recorded as they are live streamed and placed in the online course video library, enabling registrants to view more than one workshop. The video library will be available for 90 days after the conclusion of the course.

Thursday, October 20, 2022

Morning Sessions

8:00am to 8:55am Osteoporosis

John D. Goodson, MD

8:55am to 9:00am Break
9:00am to 9:55am Differential Diagnosis of Polyarthritis

Robert P. Friday, MD, PhD

9:55am to 10:00am Break
10:00am to 10:55am Optimizing Treatment and Care of Your Patients with Diabetes

David M. Nathan, MD

10:55am to 11:10am Break

Case-Based Workshop Sessions G1 - G4

11:10am to 12:05pm Workshop Sessions G

G1 Diabetes Workshop: Developing Strategies for the Most Challenging Patients in Your Practice
Deborah J. Wexler, MD
G2 Lower Back Pain
Dana H. Kotler, MD
Meets criteria for Risk Management credit in Massachusetts

G3 Supplements of All Types: What You Need to Ask and What You Need to Know
Pieter Cohen, MD
G4 Ophthalmology in Primary Care
Mina A. Farahani, MD, MS

All sessions will be recorded as they are live streamed and placed in the online course video library, enabling registrants to view more than one workshop. The video library will be available for 90 days after the conclusion of the course.

12:05pm to 12:20pm Break

Afternoon Sessions

12:20pm to 1:15pm Can't-Miss Neurology Cases

Bernard S. Chang, MD

1:15pm to 1:45pm Break
1:45pm to 2:40pm Managing COVID-19 in the Outpatient Setting

Rajesh T. Gandhi, MD

2:40pm to 2:45pm Break
2:45pm to 3:40pm Neurocardiology

Martin A. Samuels, MD, DSc(hon), FAAN, MACP, FRCP, FANA

3:40pm to 3:55pm Break
3:55pm to 4:50pm Contemporary Management of Heart Failure

Gregory D. Lewis, MD

4:50pm to 5:05pm Break

Case-Based Workshop Sessions H1 - H4

5:05pm to 6:00pm Workshop Sessions H

H1 Wrist and Hand Complaints: Evaluation and Treatment
Charles S. Day, MD, MBA, FAOA
H2 Prostate Problems and Challenges
Heidi Rayala, MD, PhD
H3 Case Studies in Movement Disorders
Albert Hung, MD, PhD
H4 Complications and Challenges of Patients Who Use Medical or Recreational Marijuana: Red Flags in Clinical Practice
David Shein, MD
Meets criteria for Risk Management credit and Medical MarijuanaTraining in Massachusetts

All sessions will be recorded as they are live streamed and placed in the online course video library, enabling registrants to view more than one workshop. The video library will be available for 90 days after the conclusion of the course.

Friday, October 21, 2022

Morning Sessions

8:00am to 8:55am Our Role in Disease Prevention: Screening and Vaccination Updates

John D. Goodson, MD
Meets criteria for Risk Management credit in Massachusetts

8:55am to 9:00am Break
9:00am to 9:55am Sleep Disorders: Assessment and Therapeutic Options

John W. Winkelman, MD, PhD

9:55am to 10:00am Break
10:00am to 10:55am Atrial Fibrillation

E. Kevin Heist, MD, PhD

10:55am to 11:10am Break

Case-Based Workshop Sessions I1 - I4

11:10am to 12:05pm Workshop Sessions I

I1 The Art of Coaching
Kerri Palamara McGrath, MD
I2 Contraception: Common Problems Faced in Office Practice
Jane S. Sillman, MD
I3 Therapeutic Approaches to Foot and Ankle Problems
George H. Theodore, MD
I4 Trauma-Informed Telehealth: Strategies for Effective Care
Sadie Elisseou, MD

All sessions will be recorded as they are live streamed and placed in the online course video library, enabling registrants to view more than one workshop. The video library will be available for 90 days after the conclusion of the course.

12:05pm to 12:20pm Break

Afternoon Sessions

12:20pm to 1:15pm Radiology Update: How to Optimally Employ Imaging in Practice

Ramin Khorasani, MD, MPH
Meets criteria for Risk Management credit in Massachusetts

1:15pm to 1:45pm Break
1:45pm to 2:40pm Long COVID: What We Need to Know

Jason H. Maley, MD

2:40pm to 2:45pm Break
2:45pm to 3:40pm Asthma Update: New Guidelines and New Choices

Christopher H. Fanta, MD

3:40pm to 3:55pm Break
3:55pm to 4:50pm Outpatient ID in Primary Care

Benjamin Davis, MD