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Title
: Conversations in Primary Care: February 10, 2018
Activity/Course #:
: 02.10.18CPC

Cost:
: Free
Release/Start Date:
: Feb 10 2018
Expiration Date:
: Feb 10 2018
Topics:
: Primary Care Medicine
Target Audience:
: Primary Care Providers
Format:
: Live Virtual Conferences
Estimated Time To Complete CME Activity:
: 4 hours
Credit(s):
: 4.0 AMA PRA Category I Credit(s)
4.0 AANP Contact hour(s) which includes 1.75 pharmacology hour(s)
Hardware/Software Requirements:

There is no registration fee for this CME live virtual conference!

February 10, 2018
Broadcast Live from Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Start Time: 10:00 am EST

Program Summary:

Join us for the NACE Winter Virtual Conference Series: Conversations in Primary Care, and stay on track to fulfill your CME requirements from the comfort of your home. Utilizing an interactive, moderator-led format, this program will help you hone your skills in the diagnosis and management of patients you are likely encountering in your practice. You will be able to interact with the faculty real-time to get your questions answered.

Learning Objectives:
At the conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

  1.  Identify and describe the clinical features of psoriatic skin and joint disease; Review and discuss associated comorbidities and emerging bio factors and their significance in the management of psoriatic disease; Discuss the expanding and dynamically changing treatment paradigm for psoriasis and its related disorders; Review and interpret up to date evidence-based clinical trial data and the latest treatments available for the management of psoriatic disease
  2. Identify patients at high risk of fracture; Discuss appropriate evaluation of patients prior to initiating pharmacotherapy for osteoporosis; Evaluate and compare available therapies for osteoporosis; Recognize clinical consequences of osteoporotic fractures
  3. Discuss common STIs; Review recommended treatments for STIs according to the 2015 CDC Treatment Guidelines; Recognize appropriate lab testing for STI; Coding for STI encounters
  4. Review the types and pathophysiologic mechanisms of pain; Discuss best practices for recognizing and treating pain in clinical practice; Compare and contrast various pharmacologic agents currently available


Agenda*

10:00-10:10 AM
 

Welcome Remarks
Gregg Sherman, MD


10:10-11:10
  Confronting Psoriatic Disease: Putting New Tools to Work
Brad P. Glick, DO, MPH, FAOCD and Gregg Sherman, MD
11:10-12:10 PM   Cases in Osteoporosis and Fracture Prevention:
Putting the Available Tools to Work
Nelson Watts, MD and Gregg Sherman, MD
12:10-12:40

Break

12:40-1:40
  Sexually Transmitted Infections: Guidelines, Screening and Treatment
Penny Tenzer, MD and Wendy L. Wright, MS, ANP-BC, FNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN, FNAP
1:40-2:40   Management of Acute and Chronic Pain in the Primary Care Setting
Wendy L. Wright, MS, ANP-BC, FNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN, FNAP and
Penny Tenzer, MD
2:40-2:45

Closing Remarks
Gregg Sherman, MD 

* Subject to Change


Faculty
Brad P. Glick, DO, MPH, FAOCD
Director, South Florida Psoriasis Treatment Centers
Clinical Assistant Professor of Dermatology
FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine
Miami, FL

Penny Tenzer, M.D.
Professor of Clinical Family Medicine
Vice Chair of Academic Affairs, Department of Family Medicine & Community Health
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Miami, FL

Nelson Watts, MD

Director, Mercy Health Osteoporosis and Bone Health Services
Cincinnati, OH

Wendy L. Wright, MS, ANP-BC, FNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN, FNAP
Adult/Family Nurse Practitioner
Bedford, NH

Moderators
Gregg Sherman, MD

Chief Medical Officer
National Association for Continuing Education
Plantation, FL

Penny Tenzer, MD
Professor of Clinical Family Medicine
Vice Chair of Academic Affairs, Department of Family Medicine & Community Health
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Miami, FL

Planning Committee
Daniela Hiedra, BA
Activity Director
National Association for Continuing Education
Plantation, FL

Michelle Frisch, MPH, CHCP
National Association for Continuing Education

Plantation, FL

Joshua F. Kilbridge
President and Creative Director
Kilbridge Associates
San Francisco, CA

Harvey C. Parker, Ph.D., CHCP
National Association for Continuing Education

Plantation, FL

Gregg Sherman, MD
Course Director
Chief Medical Officer
National Association for Continuing Education
Plantation, FL

Sponsored and Certified By
National Association for Continuing Education
Accreditation Designation Statement
The National Association for Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The National Association for Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

National Association for Continuing Education is approved as a provider of nurse practitioner continuing education by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. AANP Provider Number 121222. This program has been approved for 4 contact hours of continuing education including 1.75 pharmacology hours.
Faculty Disclosure Policy
Policy on Faculty and Provider Disclosure: It is the policy of the National Association for Continuing Education to ensure fair balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all activities. All faculty participating in CME activities sponsored by the National Association for Continuing Education are required to present evidence-based data, identify and reference off-label product use and disclose all relevant financial relationships with those supporting the activity or others whose products or services are discussed. Faculty disclosure will be provided in the activity materials.
Commercial Support
This educational activity is supported by educational grants from Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation and Radius Health.