2019 Primary Care Conference

Madison, WI US
November 14, 2019 to November 15, 2019

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 2019 Primary Care Conference is designed to:

  • Describe the latest evidence regarding diagnosis and evaluation of medical conditions commonly seen by the primary care healthcare 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 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 12.50 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 12.50 Iowa Board of Nursing Contact Hours
  • 12.50 University of Wisconsin–Madison Continuing Education Hours
Course opens: 
08/15/2019
Course expires: 
11/14/2020
Event starts: 
11/14/2019 - 7:50am
Event ends: 
11/15/2019 - 3:30pm
Cost:
$425.00
Rating: 
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Thursday, November 14, 2019

AM

7:00     Registration, breakfast
 
7:50     Welcome
Jeremy P. Smith, MD
 
8:00     CBD: How Your Patients are Using It (and Using Other Cannabioids) and Why
Michael M. Miller, MD, DFASAM, DLFAPA
 
8:30     The 2018 Cholesterol Guidelines: New Again
James H. Stein, MD
 
9:00     Atrial Fibrillation Diagnosis and Treatment: A Decade of Advances
Miguel A. Leal, MD
 
9:30     Question and Answer Period
 
10:00   Refreshment break, view exhibits
 
10:30   Identifying and Addressing Frailty and Fall Risk in the Office Setting
Susan L. Wenker, PT, PhD; Evan O. Nelson, PT, DPT, PhD
 
11:00   Novel Treatments for Depression
Steven J. Garlow, MD, PhD
 
11:30   Primary Care Update in Smoking Cessation
Kristin M. Berg, MD, MS
 
12:00   Question and Answer Period
 
PM
 
12:30   Lunch, view exhibits
 
1:30     ENT Emergencies
Scott R. Chaiet, MD, MBA; Ashley E. Kujava, NP
 
2:00     Common Shoulder Problems in the Weekend Warrior:
             Clinical Approach for the Primary Care Provider
David T. Bernhardt, MD
 
2:30     Question and Answer Period
 
2:45     Refreshment break, view exhibits
 
3:00     Compelling Cases in Vaginitis
Kristen L. Panther, APNP
 
3:30     Evaluation and Treatment of Dementia
Robert J. Przybelski, MD, MS
 
4:00     Question and Answer Period
 
4:15     Adjourn
 

Friday, November 15, 2019

AM
 
7:00     Registration, breakfast
 
7:50     Welcome
Jeremy P. Smith, MD
 
8:00     Best of the Best: Recent Studies That Will Change Your Practice
Jeremy P. Smith, MD
 
9:00     How to Diagnose and Treat Osteoporosis in 2019
Karen E. Hansen, MD, MS
 
9:30     Question and Answer Period
 
10:00   Refreshment break, view exhibits
 
10:30   Primary Headache Disorders: Approach to Diagnosis and Treatment
Susanne K. Seeger, MD
 
11:00   Practical Office-Based Management of Heart Failure
Joan C. Hermsen, APNP
 
11:30   Non-insulin Medications: Sweet New Options for Type 2 Diabetes Treatment
Maxfield P. Flynn, MD, PhD
 
12:00   Question and Answer Period
 
PM
 
12:30   Lunch, view exhibits
 
1:30     Transplant Infectious Disease: What the Primary Care Provider Needs to Know
Jeannina A. Smith, MD
 
2:00     It's Getting Awful Hot in Here: The Looming Threat of Global Warming and Devastating Medical Sequelae
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 2019” to the hotel staff when making your reservation to receive the special block room rates of $159-single rate, $169-double rate, plus tax (for Concourse Premier Level); $209 (for single or 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 14, 2019, 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
 
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

Kristin M. Berg, MD, MS, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
 
David T. Bernhardt, MD, Professor of Pediatrics, and Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, Division of Sports Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
 
Scott R. Chaiet, MD, MBA, Assistant Professor of Surgery, Section of Facial Plastic Surgery, Division of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
 
Maxfield P. Flynn, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
 
Steven J. Garlow, MD, PhD, Professor of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
 
Karen E. Hansen, MD, MS, Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
 
Joan C. Hermsen, APNP, APP Supervisor, Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
 
Ashley E. Kujava, NP, Nurse Practitioner, Section of Facial Plastic Surgery, Division of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
 
Miguel A. Leal, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health; Director, Cardiovascular Medicine and Electrophysiology Fellowship Programs
 
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; Attending Physician, Center for Trauma and Life Support and eICU, UW Health
 
Michael M. Miller, MD, DFASAM, DLFAPA, Clinical Instructor of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health; Director, American Board of Addiction Medicine and American College of Academic Addiction Medicine; Past President, American Society of Addiction Medicine
 
Evan O. Nelson, PT, DPT, PhD, Assistant Professor of Family Medicine and Community Health, Doctor of Physical Therapy Program, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
 
Kristen L. Panther, APNP, Advanced Practice Nurse Prescriber, Internal Medicine Clinic, UW Health
 
Robert J. Przybelski, MD, MS, Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
 
Susanne K. Seeger, MD, Associate Professor and Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs and Quality Improvement; Director, Headache Program, Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
 
Jeannina A. Smith, MD, Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease, 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
 
James H. Stein, MD, Robert Turell Professor in Cardiovascular Research, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health; Director, Atherosclerosis Imaging Research Program; Director, Preventive Cardiology Program
 
Susan L. Wenker, PT, PhD, Assistant Professor of Family Medicine and Community Health, Doctor of Physical Therapy Program, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
 

Policy on Faculty and Sponsor Disclosure

It is the policy of the University of Wisconsin–Madison Interprofessional Continuing Education Partnership (ICEP) that the faculty, authors, planners, and other persons who may influence content of this CE activity disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests in order to allow CE staff to identify and resolve any potential conflicts of interest. Faculty must also disclose any planned discussion of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentation(s). Detailed disclosures will be made available in the activity handout materials.

 
Discloser List CME Internal Report

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 12.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)

Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.

 

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

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.50 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 CEUs or 12.50 hours.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Available Credit

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

Course Information

Course opens: 
08/15/2019
Course expires: 
11/14/2020

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