Update in Internal Medicine –
Agenda

April 24–26, 2014

North campus
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Registration Agenda

Symposium Agenda

Thursday, April 24, 2014

7:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:15 a.m.  Welcome and Introduction – Jonathan C. Weissler, M.D.

Nephrology – Moderator: Peter Igarashi, M.D.

8:30 a.m. Approach to the Basic Metabolic Panel – Bill Palmer, M.D.
9:10 a.m. Renal Manifestations of Common Herbal Supplements – Susan Hedayati, M.D., M.H.Sc.
9:50 a.m. Managing CKD in the Primary Care Office – Miguel Vazquez, M.D.
10:30 a.m. Break

Rheumatology – Moderator: Guillermo Quiceno, M.D.

10:45 a.m. Rheumatoid Arthritis – Elizabeth (Blair) Solow, M.D.
11:25 a.m. Gout – Salahuddin (Dino) Kazi, M.D.
12:05 p.m. Lunch

Pulmonary Disease – Moderator: Lance S. Terada, M.D.

1 p.m. COPD – Muhanned Abu-Hiljeh, M.D.
1:40 p.m. Pulmonary Embolism – Carlos E. Girod, M.D.
2:30 p.m. Chronic Cough – John Battaile, M.D.
3:10 p.m. Interstitial Lung Disease – Craig Glazer, M.D.
3:50 p.m. Break

Ethics Lectures

4:10 p.m. Ethical Issues at End of Life* – Tamara McGregor, M.D.
4:45 p.m. Aronofsky Lecture*
Engaging Patients in Healthcare Decisions – Gary Reed, M.D. 
5:20 p.m. Reception
5:40 p.m. Adjourn

Friday, April 25, 2014

7:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast

Digestive Diseases – Moderator: Jay Horton, M.D.

8 a.m. Reflux and Dyspepsia – Rozina Mithani, M.D.
8:40 a.m. Chronic Pancreatitis – Deepak Agrawal, M.D.
9:20 a.m. Fatty Liver – Jeffrey Browning, M.D.
10 a.m. Break

Infectious Disease – Moderator: Mark Swancutt, M.D., Ph.D.

10:20 a.m. Diabetic Foot Infections / Osteomyelitis – Kavita Bhavan, M.D.
11 a.m. Central Line Infections / MRSA – Francesca Lee, M.D.
11:40 a.m. Lunch

Cardiology – Moderator: Sharon Reimold, M.D.

12:45 p.m. Case Studies in Lipid Management – Aand Rohatgi, M.D.
1:25 p.m. Update in Hypertension – Wanpen Vongpatanasin, M.D.
2:05 p.m. Screening for Coronary Artery Disease – Amit Khera, M.D.
2:45 p.m. Palpitations, Syncope, and Conduction System Disease – Richard Wu, M.D.
3:25 p.m. Break

Endocrinology – Moderator: Perry Bickel, M.D.

3:40 p.m. Initiating Treatment for Diabetes Mellitus – Ildiko Lingvay, M.D.
4:20 p.m. Low T – Ugis Gruntmanis, M.D.
5 p.m. Cushing's Syndrome – Elizabeth King, M.D.
5:40 p.m. Adjourn

Saturday, April 26, 2014

7:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast

Hematology/Oncology – Moderator: Jonathan Dowell, M.D.

8 a.m. Multiple Myeloma – Larry Anderson, M.D., Ph.D.
8:40 a.m. Colorectal Cancer – Muhammad Beg, M.D.
9:20 a.m. Prostate Cancer – Kevin Courtney, M.D., Ph.D.
10 a.m.  Break
10:15 a.m. Hypercoagulable States – Yu-Min Shen, M.D.

General Internal Medicine – Moderator: Eric Mortensen, M.D.

10:55 a.m. Update in Pneumonia – Eric Mortensen, M.D.
11:35 a.m. Management of Obesity – Christy Turer, M.D.
12:15 p.m. Adjourn