AGENDA

October 10-13, 2019

Thursday, October 10
Time Concurrent Sessions
7:00 am Registration and Check-In
7:20 am Welcome remarks, daily updates from CME
7:30 am Breakfast
8:35 am No Fibbin'!! Primary Care Management of Atrial Fibrillation (and When to Refer...) - Eryn Smith, PA-C

Why do you fix it this way - Spine - Dr. Avery Jackson III

Gender Dysphoria - Dr. Mike Brennan

9:35 am Break Click here to Register
9:45 am Thyroid Testing and Interpretation - Molly Paulson, PA-C

Finally, Some Real Options to Control Severe Dyslipidemia - John McGinnity, PA-C

10:00 am - 12:00 pm  MAPA Board of Directors Meeting
10:45 am Break
10:50 am Concussion Continuum - Rebecca Kahn, PA-C

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) - Dr. Nicole Budrys

Managing Diabetes From a Patient's Perspective - Aimee Lamb, PA-C

12:00 pm Lunch - Sponsored by Novo Nordisk - Diabetes
1:00 pm     Exhibit Hall Opens
2:00 pm LGBTQIA 101: An Introduction to OUTstanding Medicine for Today’s Healthcare Provider - Dr. Brian Tesler

Advances in Aesthetic Medicine-What's New in Minimally Invasive Aesthetics - Lisa Metler, PA-C

Environmental Threats: Rashes, Poisonings, and Envenomations - Robert Ayotte, PA-C

3:00 pm Break Click here to Register
3:15 pm What's in Grandma's drug cabinet?  Best Practices for Medication Therapy in the Geriatric Patient - Jim Lile, PhD

Fecal Microbiome Transplant and Weight Loss - Michelle Petropoulos, PA-C

3:15 - 5:20 pm   Point of Care Ultrasound Workshop
4:15 pm Break
4:20 pm Orthopaedic Reduction Techniques for Physician Assistants: A Visual Guide to the Successful Reduction of the Most Common Orthopaedic Conditions - Jamie Sawasky, PA-C & Ryan Desgrange, PA-C

Understanding the downward spiral of patients with osteoporotic compression fractures- diagnosis - Dr. Avery Jackson

5:30 - 7:00 pm Welcome Reception in Exhibit Hall

Friday, October 11
Time Concurrent Sessions
7:00 am Registration and Check-In
6:55 am Welcome remarks, daily updates from CME
7:00 am Breakfast - Sponsored by Janssen Pharm - Anti Colag
8:00 am State of the Academy: Issues and Answers
9:00 am     Exhibit Hall Opens
9:15 am Acute Chest Pain: Percarditis - Michael Maldowney, PA-C

The rise of HPV: The diagnosis, prevention and management of oropharyngeal cancer - Dr. Shant Korkigian

Musculoskeletal Hand Trauma Drama: The beginner’s guide to correctly diagnose, treat, and stay out of trouble with the most common hand injuries and pathologies - Ryan Desgrange, PA-C

9:15 - 11:25  am   Injections Workshop - Angela Braun, MS, PA-C, RDH
10:15 am Break Click here to Register
10:25 am What is Integrative Medicine - Dr. Lisa Massoumi

Provider Burnout: The never ending balancing Act - Abby Rogers, PA-C

Vaginal bleeding in pregnancy - Julia Burkhardt, PA-C

11:45 am Lunch - Sponsored by Novo Nordisk - Obesity
12:50 pm Evaluation of Oncology Patient - Kelli Frost, PA-C

Evaluation and Management of Anemia - Rob DeMeester, PA-C

Hip Conditions and How they Present - Charles Regan, PA-C

12:50 - 3:05 pm    Active Violence Emergency Response Training Workshop - Lindsay Gietzen, PA-C
1:50 pm Break Click here to Register
2:05 pm Understanding the downward spiral of patients with osteoporotic compression fractures - treatment - Dr. Avery Jackson

EKG Review- Eric Saulitis, M.S., PA-C

Individualized Treatment for Type 2 Diabetes: New and Novel Treatments - Randy Brush, PA-C

SERIOUSLY? YOU’RE STILL SMOKING? How to help your Pt’s quit without sounding judgmental - Sue Baker, PA-C

3:05 pm Break
3:25 pm Let's Communicate: Project ECHO - Dr. Avery Jackson

Approach to Syncope - Ron Stavale, PA-C

Aging Well:  Lessons Learned from Centenarians - John Woodard, PhD.

Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy in Clinical Practice - Bob Huttinga, PA-C

4:00 pm   Exhibit Hall Closes
4:25 pm Break Click here to Register
4:30 pm How to Slow the Progression of CKD in the Diabetic patient: six Proven Strategies - Marlene Shaw-Gallagher, PA-C

Family Medicine Immunization Recommendations - Dr. Joshua Meyerson

Adverse Childhood Experiences - Natasha Smith, PA-C

Student Panel - Ainslee Rubino, MS, PA-C

6:00 - 8:00 pm University Receptions
8:00 - 10:00 pm MI PAF Student Quiz Bowl

Saturday, October 12
Time Concurrent Sessions
7:00 am Registration and Check-In
7:25 am Welcome remarks, daily updates from CME
7:30 am 5K Fun Run, 1-mile wake-up walk and 1-mile kids trot
7:30 am Breakfast - Sponsored by Horizon Therapeutics
7:30 am Past President's Breakfast
8:30 am Diabesity - Dr. Paul Kemmeter

Low Dose Lung Cancer Screening - Dr. Ralph Duman

Integrative Medicine in Psychiatry - Dr. Lisa Massoumi

9:35 am Break Click here to Register
9:45 am Topics of Interest in Infectious Diseases - Dr. Joel Fishbain

Perinatal Mood Disorders: How to Screen, Diagnose and Treat our Patients at Risk - Erin Walker, PA-C

Caring for Persons with Multiple Sclerosis in 2019 - Danita Vanderkodde, PA-C

10:45 am Break
10:50 am PCI or not to PCI-THAT is the question - Natasha Smith, PA-C

PA Aware - Health Care Fraud & Kickback Schemes - Natalie Dillman, PA-C

Endoscopic Evaluation and Palliation of Pancreatic Cancer - Dr. Serge Sorser

12:00 pm Lunch - Sponsored by US WorldMeds Click here to Register
1:00 pm The Ever Changing Care of the Acute Stroke Patient - Dr. Bruce Silverman

Giving the Gift of Life: A closer look at donor management - Stu Szczepanski, DC III; CPTC

Rethinking Reimbursement - Michael Powe, Vice President - AAPA

1:00 pm    Beginners Suturing Workshop - Frank Nysowy, MSW, PA
2:00 pm Break
2:05 pm Human Trafficking - Danielle Bastien, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC

How to become involved in PA Leadership - Julia Burtkhardt, PA-C

Tinnitus: "No Cure" does not mean "No Help." - Terry Alsum, AuD

3:05 pm Break Click here to Register
3:15 pm Breast Health - Amber Murphy, PA-C

Telehealth in a Surgical Subspecialty  - Urology - Stanley Mukundi, PA-C

Update from MCCPA: Positive Changes to Certification Maintenance - Greg Thomas, PA-C Emeritus, MPH - NCCPA

3:15 pm    Advanced Suturing Workshop - Frank Nysowy, MSW, PA
4:15 pm Break Click here to Register
4:20 pm Pain and the Opioid Crisis: Origins,  Solutions and Barriers - Dr. Carl Christenson

Understanding Hearing Loss and Its Impact on Daily Living - Dr. Terry Alsum

Addressing the HIV/HCV/OUD Syndemic in Michigan - Mary Rose Forsyth, NP

7:00 - 9:00 pm Beach Bash

Sunday, October 13
Time Sessions
7:15 am Registration and Check-In
7:25 am Welcome remarks, daily updates from CME
7:30 am Breakfast
8:30 am Medical Nutrition Therapy essential in the Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes - Susanna Storeng, PA-C
9:30 am Updates in MS - Dr. Matt Holtzman
10:40 am Suicide Risk Assessment and Management - Dr. Michael Hunt
11:45 am Conference adjourns

Quiz Bowl
Are you Ready video

Friday, October 11at 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

5K Fun Run & Walk

Saturday, October 12 at 7:30 am start
Up bright and early Saturday morning for our annual fun run. Top three runners will recive medals and cash prize for women and men divisions.

Beach Bash

Saturday, October 12 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Enjoy good food, cool drinks, games, and hot conversation and more! Grab a few friends for Karaoke! Challenge someone to a game of Limbo. You will recieve a MAPA cooler with a beach ball, sunglasses, bubbles and pinwheel.

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