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96th Annual Fall Clinical Conference

96th Annual Fall Clinical Conference

October 4-6, 2018
Overland Park Convention Center, 6000 College Blvd., Overland Park, KS

Early Bird Registration Discount Expires August 5, 2018

The Fall Clinical Conference gathers over 500 providers to hear local, regional and national experts, in both plenary sessions and symposiums, review basic concepts and emphasize recent advances in medicine, guideline implementation and disease management.

Course Detail Links

Symposium Topics

  • Cardiology
  • Gynecology
  • Hematology and Oncology
  • Mental Health
  • Neurology
  • Orthopedics
  • Pediatrics
  • Primary Care
  • State of the Art Lecture
 

96th Annual Fall Clinical Conference

Thursday,  October 4 -
Saturday, October 6, 2018

Overland Park Convention Center, 6000 College Blvd.,  Overland Park, KS

Early Bird Discount good thru Aug. 5

Registration Fees

KCSWCS Physician, NP and PA Members: FREE

KCSWCS Honorary Members: $100

Non-member Physicians: $360

Non-member NP, PA, RN and other health professionals: $200


Schedule
View the complete, detailed, printer-friendly schedule, which includes session times, topics and faculty. Information is added as it becomes available.

Wednesday, October 4
  7:00 am Breakfast Lectures (optional with an additional fee)
Breakfast Lectures (optional with an additional fee)
Orthopedic Symposium Hematology and Oncology Symposium
 Noon Lunch
Cardiology Symposium Pediatric Symposium
  5:00 pm Adjourn
Friday, October 5
  7:00 am Breakfast Lectures (optional with an additional fee)  Breakfast Lectures (optional with an additional fee)
Mental Health Symposium
Primary Care Symposium
 Noon Lunch
Gynecology Symposium
Neurology Symposium
  5:00 pm Adjourn
 Saturday, October 6
State of the Art Lectures
   8:00 am The Medical Evidence for Dark Chocolate, Nuts, Coffee and Wine
   8:45 am ECHO - Empowering Local Experts
   9:30 am Beverage Break
   9:45 am Translating Cancer "Omics" Data to Improve Patient Outcomes
 10:30 am Heart Failure and Transplant
 11:15 am The Opiate"Crisis": Physicians Perspective and Opiate
  Noon Adjourn

Registration

  • Register online

  • Call 816.523.3383

  • Download the registration form. Send the completed form with payment to KCSWCS, 9229 Ward Parkway, Suite 280, Kansas City, MO 64114



Luncheons Speakers

Robert D. Simari, MD

Executive Vice Chancellor, University of Kansas Medical Center

Dr. Robert Simari is a recognized leader in the field of translational cardiovascular medicine. He directs the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute-sponsored Cardiovascular Cell Therapy Research Network. His laboratory has made fundamental discoveries in the areas of thrombosis and identification of vascular stem cells. He was a professor of medicine at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine prior to joining KU. At Mayo, he served as vice chair of Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and co-principal investigator of the Center for Translational Science Activities.

 

Dr. Simari is a 1986 graduate of KU School of Medicine. He became executive dean of the University of Kansas School of Medicine on March 24, 2014. The executive dean serves as the chief academic and administrative officer of the School of Medicine.

 

Gregory Q. Cheek

Best-Selling Author, Professor and Cancer Survivor

Gregory Q. Cheek is an extremely popular and charismatic motivational speaker. Greg has delighted audiences in over twenty countries worldwide.

Greg is a combat veteran who served six years in the US Air Force as an airman and sixteen years as an officer in the Unites States Army. Greg is a recipient of the US Army Douglas MacArthur Leadership Award and served in leadership roles in the First Infantry Division, Ft. Riley, Kansas, Second Infantry Division, Korea, and Fourth Infantry Division, Ft. Carson, Colorado and as a General Officer Aide de Camp during Operation Desert Shield and Desert Storm.

Greg’s passion is travel, motivational speaking, communication seminars, healthcare communication, and collegiate communication and teaching communication at the college and university level. Greg has delighted audiences in over twenty countries worldwide.

 

Faculty

Faculty will be listed as they are confirmed.

Scott M. Abraham, MD, Apex Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, Overland Park, KS

Gregory Q. Cheek, Author, Professor, Veteran and Cancer Survivor

Jennifer Cheng, MD, MS, Assistant Professor, Neurosurgery, University of Kansas, Kansas City, KS

Ram Chettiar, DO, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Children’s Mercy, Kansas City, MO

Ajoy Dias, MD, Assistant Professor, Hematologic Malignancies and Cellular Therapeutics, University of Kansas Cancer Center, Kansas City, KS

Dennis Dunmyer, JD, LCSW, Chief Wellness Officer, Kansas City CARE Clinic, Kansas City, MO

Nicholas A. Haglund, MD, Assistant Professor, Cardiology, University of Kansas; Director, Mechanical Circulatory Support, University of Kansas Health System, Kansas City, KS

Sarah Hampl, MD, General Pediatrics and Weight Management, Children’s Mercy Kansas City Center for Children’s Healthy Lifestyles and Nutrition; Professor, Pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas City, Kansas City, MO

Kirk A. Hance, MD, FACS, Assistant Professor, Surgery, University of Kansas; Division Director, Vascular Surgery Division, University of Kansas Health System, Kansas City, KS

Leslie A. Hueschen, MD, FAAP, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Children’s Mercy Hospital; Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas City, Kansas City, MO

Selina Gierer, DO, Assistant Professor, Pediatric Allergy and Immunology, University of Kansas, Kansas City, KS

B. William Ginsberg, MD, Michael S. Fedotin, MD & B. William Ginsberg, MD, Inc., Kansas City, MO

Karl J. Haake, MD, President, Haake Medical Services, LLC, Kansas City, MO

Roy A. Jensen, MD, Director, University of Kansas Cancer Center, Kansas City, KS

Jeffrey Kaplan, MD, College Park Family Care Center-Specialty Physicians, Overland Park, KS

Katie Kriegshauser, PhD, Director, Kansas City Center for Anxiety Treatment, Overland Park, KS

Michael Khadavi, MD, Apex Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, Overland Park, KS

Michael Lydic, MD, FACOG, Associate Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Kansas; Center for Advanced Reproductive Medicine, University of Kansas Health System, Kansas City, KS

Heather J. Male, MD, Associate Professor, Hematologic Malignancies and Cellular Therapeutics, University of Kansas Cancer Center, Kansas City, KS

Mark J. Maslan, MD, Head and Neck Surgical Associates, Overland Park, KS

B. Todd Moore, MD, Saint Luke’s Surgical Specialists, Kansas City, MO

Pedro Morales, MD, FACOG, Associate Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Associate Residency Program, University of Missouri-Kansas City; Chief, Obstetrics, Truman Medical Center, Kansas City, MO

Patrick M. Moriarty, MD, FACC, FACP, Director, Clinical Pharmacology/Atherosclerosis & Lipid Apheresis Clinic, University of Kansas Health System: Professor, Medicine, University of Kansas, Kansas City, KS

Robert Moser, MD, FAAFP, Executive Director, Kansas Heart and Stroke Collaborative; Clinical Professor, Preventive Medicine & Public Health, University of Kansas, Kansas City, KS

Michael P. McCabe, MD, Apex Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, Overland Park, KS

Ryan J. McDonough, DO, FAAP, Co-Director, Children’s Mercy Diabetes Center; Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas, Kansas City, MO; Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, University of Kansas, Kansas City, KS

Jay M. Portnoy, MD, Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, Children’s Mercy Hospital; Professor, Pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas City, Kansas City, MO

Gwen Ratermann, Associate Director, Outreach, Missouri Telehealth Network, Show-Me ECHO, Columbia, MO

Y. Madhu Reddy, MD, FACC, FHRS, Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Kansas Director; Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of Kansas Health System, Kansas City, KS

Stephen Reintjes, MD, Meritas Health Neurosurgery, North Kansas City, MO

Roland Sabates, MD, State Line Eye Care Center, Kansas City, MO

Robert D. Simari, MD, Executive Vice Chancellor and Executive Dean, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, KS

Christopher F. Sirridge, MD, Assistant Professor, Hematology and Oncology, University of Kansas Cancer Center, Kansas City, KS

Michael S. Sokol, MD, FACP, FACE, CCD, Statland Medical Group, Overland Park, KS

Kristin Sohl, MD, FAAP, Associate Professor, Child Health, Vice Chair for Quality, Advocacy Director, Department of Child Health, Director, ECHO Autism, University of Missouri Health Care, Columbia, MO

Thad Stephens, MD, UHM, Healient Physician Group, Leawood, KS

Janakiraman Subramanian, MD, MPH, Director, Center for Precision Oncology and Thoracic Oncology, Saint Luke’s Health System, Kansas City, MO

Kimberly Swan, MD, FACOG, FACS, Associate Professor, University of Kansas; Center for Pelvic Pain and Sexual Health, University of Kansas Health System, Kansas City, KS

Stephen Thornton, MD, Associate Professor, Emergency Medicine, University of Kansas; Director, Toxicology, University of Kansas Health System

Lindsay Tobler, MD, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Children’s Mercy, Kansas City, MO

Greg R. Van den Berghe, MD, Apex Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, Overland Park, KS

Kimberly Vandegeest-Wallace, PhD, Assistant Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Kansas; Center for Pelvic Pain and Sexual Health, University of Kansas Health System, Kansas City, KS

Eric A. Voth, MD, FACP, Vice-President, Primary Care, Stormont Vail Health, Topeka, KS

Michael J. Waxman, MD, MBA, Medical Director, Medical Surgical ICU, Research Medical Center, Kansas City, MO

George “Trip” Zorn III, MD, Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of Kansas Health System, Kansas City, KS

Objectives

Objectives will be listed as they are received. At the end of the course, you will be able to:

 


Course Materials

No printed syllabus will be available. Speaker presentations, sponsor/exhibitor information and other general information for the conference is available on the meeting application. No hard-copy, paper handouts will be available. The app is available for iPhone, Android or computers. Usernames and Passwords will be sent by email to registered participants by September 15, 2018.


Continuing Education Credits

You must attend a breakfast lecture on both Thursday and Friday to receive the maximum number of credits.

AMA: The Kansas City Southwest Clinical Society is accredited by the Missouri State Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Kansas City Southwest Clinical Society designates this live activity for a maximum of 19.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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

ABIM: Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn up to 19.25 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity.

Nursing: The Department for Health and Human Services at Johnson County Community College is approved as a provider of continuing education by the Kansas State Board of Nursing. This course offering is approved for 21.3 contact hours applicable for RN and LPN relicensure. Kansas State Board of Nursing Approved Provider Number: LT 0027-0549. Hours will be awarded for documented attendance only.


Hotel

Room Block Expires September 7, 2018
Sheraton Overland Park Hotel at the Convention Center, 6100 College Boulevard, Overland Park, KS 66211

A block of rooms has been reserved for Wednesday, October 3 through Saturday, October 6 at the Sheraton Overland Park Hotel at the Convention Center, 6100 College Boulevard, Overland Park, KS 66211 at the rate of $134 a night for single or double occupancy. To reserve a room, call 866.837.4214 or book online. The special room rate will be available until September 7, 2018. After this date, reservations will be accepted based on hotel availability and the group rate will no longer apply. Group Name: Kansas City Southwest Clinical Society.


Current Exhibitors

  • Docs Who Care
  • Kowa Pharmaceuticals
  • Missouri Telehealth Network

Exhibitor Information

Sponsorship Opportunities

Contact Us

Kansas City Southwest Clinical Society

9229 Ward Parkway, Suite 280
Kansas City, MO 64114
Phone: 816.523.3383
Fax: 816.523.3393
Email:info@kcswcs.org

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