2018 Primary Care Conference

Madison, WI US
November 1, 2018 to November 2, 2018

Practice Gaps and Needs

Based on documented gaps in current practice, this activity addresses critical topics in primary care identified through professional practice; local, regional and national data in healthcare quality; and requests from participants in related continuing education activities.

The overall focus of this activity is to discuss these practice gaps and provide participants with the knowledge, skills, tools and resources needed to change their professional practice and improve the care of their patients.

Elements of Competence

This activity has been designed to change learner competence and focuses on the American Board of Medical Specialties areas of patient care and procedural skills, and medical knowledge.  This activity also focuses on the interprofessional competencies of roles and responsibilities, and communication.

Target Audience

This activity is designed to meet the needs of primary care physicians, physician assistants, advanced practice nurses, and other health care professionals who are interested in expanding their knowledge and improving their care of patients.

Learning Objectives

The 2018 Primary Care Conference is designed to:

  • Describe the latest evidence regarding diagnosis and evaluation of medical conditions commonly seen by the primary care health care team
  • Summarize state-of-the-art management of common medical conditions in clinical practice
  • Employ new strategies to enact behavior change in patients

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 12.50 AAFP Credits
  • 12.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 12.50 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 2.75 ANCC Pharmacotherapy Contact Hours
  • 12.50 Iowa Board of Nursing Contact Hours
  • 12.50 University of Wisconsin–Madison Continuing Education Hours
Course opens: 
07/02/2018
Course expires: 
06/28/2019
Event starts: 
11/01/2018 - 7:50am
Event ends: 
11/02/2018 - 3:30pm
Cost:
$425.00
Rating: 
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Thursday, November 1, 2018

AM

7:00     Registration, breakfast
 
7:50     Welcome
Jeremy P. Smith, MD
 
8:00     Preventing Burnout and Providing a Culture of Wellness
Beth E. Potter, MD; Mariah A. Quinn, MD, MPH
 
8:30     The Psychopharmacologic Treatment of PTSD
Eileen P. Ahearn, MD, PhD
 
9:00     Updates in Care of the Transgender Patient
Brittany J. Allen, MD
 
9:30     Question and Answer Period
 
10:00   Refreshment break, view exhibits
 
10:30   Deprescribing in the Geriatric Population:  Where to Begin . . .
Kathleen E. Walsh, DO, MS
 
11:00   Wait, What?  How to Approach Shared Decision Making Conversations in Primary Care
Toby C. Campbell, MD
 
11:30   Congestive Heart Failure (CHF):  Treatments a Primary Care Provider Should Know
Ravi Dhingra, MD, MPH
 
12:00   Question and Answer Period
 
PM
 
12:30   Lunch, view exhibits
 
1:30     I'm so Dizzy:  What Is Making Your Patient's Head Spin?
Nancy L. Ninman, NP
 
2:00     2018 Update on COPD:  Tailoring Treatment for Better Symptom Management and Outcomes
Brian D. Griffith, MD
 
2:30     Question and Answer Period
 
2:45     Refreshment break, view exhibits
 
3:00     Spotting Zebras:  Genetic Counseling and Indications for Referral
Kimberly B. Anderson, MS, CGC; Kate M. Orland, MS, CGC
 
3:30     Acute Knee Injuries for the Primary Care Provider - What They Didn't Teach You in Medical School
David T. Bernhardt, MD
 
4:00     Question and Answer Period
 
4:15     Adjourn
 

Friday, November 2, 2018

AM
 
7:00     Registration, breakfast
 
7:50     Welcome
Jeremy P. Smith, MD
 
8:00     Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms in the Older Male:  Yellow is the New Orange
Dan R. Gralnek, MD
 
8:30     Medical Management of Menopause
Makeba Williams, MD
 
9:00     Cancer Survivorship:  A Primary Care Provider Survival Guide
James E. Haine, MD
 
9:30     Question and Answer Period
 
10:00   Refreshment break, view exhibits
 
10:30   Greatest Hits:  8 Studies Guaranteed to Absolutely Rock Your World!!!
Jeremy P. Smith, MD
 
11:30   The Stress of Ordering the Right Stress Test:  Non-Invasive Evaluation of Coronary Artery Disease
Nicole M. Reilly, MD
 
12:00   Question and Answer Period
 
PM
 
12:30   Lunch, view exhibits
 
1:30     Making Sense of the HTN Guidelines:  Perspectives from Cardiology and Family Medicine
Bruce P. Barrett, MD, PhD; Matthew C. Tattersall, DO, MS
 
2:00     Global Warming and the Growing Threat of Tickborne Diseases
Dennis G. Maki, MD
 
3:00     Question and Answer Period
 
3:30     Adjourn
 
 
 
 
 
The Madison Concourse Hotel
1 West Dayton Street
Madison, WI 53703
United States
+1 (800) 356-8293

Conference Housing

A block of rooms has been reserved at the conference site, The Madison Concourse Hotel. Please contact the hotel directly (1-800-356-8293) to arrange your accommodation. Please mention “Primary Care 2018” to the hotel staff when making your reservation to receive the special block room rates of $154-single rate, $164-double rate, plus tax (for Concourse Premier Level); $194-single rate, $204-double rate, plus tax (for Governor's Club Level). The block of rooms will be held on a first-come, first-served basis and any available rooms that have not been reserved by October 2, 2018, will be released to the general public.

Conference Attire

To ensure your comfort in the conference room, please bring a sweater or jacket to accommodate temperature variations.

Planning Committee

University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Jeremy P. Smith, MD
Department of Medicine
 
James M. Sosman, MD
Department of Medicine
 
Melissa M. Stiles, MD
Department of Family Medicine and Community Health
 
UW Health
Kristen L. Panther, APNP, Internal Medicine Clinic
 
University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Nursing
Tracy L. Mrochek, MPA, RN
Continuing Education in Nursing
 

Faculty

Eileen P. Ahearn, MD, PhD, Psychiatrist, William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital; and Adjunct Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
 
Brittany J. Allen, MD, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
 
Kimberly B. Anderson, MS, CGC, Certified Genetic Counselor, Wisconsin State Laboratory of Hygiene, Cytogenetic Services, University of Wisconsin-Madison
 
Bruce P. Barrett, MD, PhD, Professor of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
 
David T. Bernhardt, MD, Professor of Pediatrics, and Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
 
Toby C. Campbell, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine; and Ellen and Peter O. Johnson Chair in Palliative Care, Division of Hematology, Medical Oncology, and Palliative Care, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
 
Ravi Dhingra, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
 
Dan R. Gralnek, MD, Assistant Professor of Urology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
 
Brian D. Griffith, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Allergy, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
 
James E. Haine, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
 
Dennis G. Maki, MD, Ovid O. Meyer Professor of Medicine, Divisions of Infectious Disease and Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health; and Attending Physician, Center for Trauma and Life Support and eICU, UW Health
 
Nancy L. Ninman, NP, Advanced Practice Provider, Movement Disorders Clinic, UW Health
 
Kate M. Orland, MS, CGC, Senior Genetic Counselor, Inherited Arrhythmias Clinic, UW Health
 
Beth E. Potter, MD, Associate Professor of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health; and Medical Director of Employee Health and Wellness, UW Health
 
Mariah A. Quinn, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
 
Nicole M. Reilly, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
 
Jeremy P. Smith, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
 
Matthew C. Tattersall, DO, MS, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
 
Kathleen E. Walsh, DO, MS, Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, Divisions of Cardiovascular Medicine, and Geriatrics and Gerontology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
 
Makeba Williams, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology; and Division Director of General Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
 
 
 

Accreditation Statement

Jointly Accredited Provider LogoIn support of improving patient care, the University of Wisconsin–Madison Interprofessional Continuing Education Partnership (ICEP) is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.


 

Credit Designation Statements

American Medical Association (AMA)

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsPhysicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)

This live activity, 2018 Primary Care Conference, with a beginning date of 11/01/2018, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 12.50 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) & Iowa Board of Nursing

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.5 ANCC and Iowa contact hours.  ANCC pharmacotherapeutic contact hours will be calculated and awarded as appropriate to meet the needs of advanced practice nurses. The University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Nursing is Iowa Board of Nursing provider 350. A copy of the evaluation may be sent to the Iowa Board of Nursing, 400 SW 8th Street, Suite B, Des Moines, IA 50309. 

Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP, as a member of the University Professional & Continuing Education Association (UPCEA), authorizes this program for 1.25 continuing education units (CEUs) or 12.5 hours. 

Available Credit

  • 12.50 AAFP Credits
  • 12.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 12.50 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 2.75 ANCC Pharmacotherapy Contact Hours
  • 12.50 Iowa Board of Nursing Contact Hours
  • 12.50 University of Wisconsin–Madison Continuing Education Hours

Course Information

Course opens: 
07/02/2018
Course expires: 
06/28/2019

Price

Cost:
$425.00
Please login or register to take this course.

CANCELLATION AND REFUND POLICY

Requests for cancellation must be submitted in writing to help@icep.wisc.edu. Cancellation requests received at least 96 hours prior to the conference will allow a full refund except for the nonrefundable processing fee. No refunds will be made for cancellations received less than 96 hours prior to the activity start date.

QUESTIONS ABOUT REGISTRATION

Email help@icep.wisc.edu or call 608-262-7226.

PROGRAM CHANGES

Emergency situations occasionally occur and may necessitate topic or speaker changes. The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health and the University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP reserve the right to alter or substitute a topic or speaker without prior notification.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION

For conference information please contact Cathy Means at 608-262-3729 or cathy.means@wisc.edu