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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

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.

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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

Registration Fees

KCSWCS Physician, NP and PA Members: FREE

KCSWCS Honorary Members: $125

Non-member Physicians: $385

Non-member NP, PA, RN and other health professionals: $235


Schedule
Download and print the complete, detailed, printer-friendly schedule, which includes session times, topics and faculty.

Wednesday, October 4
  7:00 am Breakfast Lectures (optional with an additional fee)
How to be Efficient in the Evaluation of Thyroid Disease

 

Breakfast Lectures (optional with an additional fee)
Advances in the Treatment of Heartburn and GERD

 

Orthopedic Symposium Hematology and Oncology Symposium
 8:30 am Hip Impingement and Labral Tears: Diagnosis, Evaluation and Treatment Yes! You, too, Can Manage these Benign Hematology Issues
 9:15 am Shoulder Injuries
Abnormal Lab Values that Should Get Your Attention
 10:00 am Beverage Break and Visit Exhibitors
 10:30 am Stem Cell vs. Total Joint Replacement for the Treatment of Osteoarthritis Human Papilloma Virus Related Cancers 
 11:15 am Stem Cell vs. Total Joint Replacement (continued) Improving Survivorship and Long-term Outcomes in Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Patients
 Noon Lunch
Cardiology Symposium Pediatric Symposium
1:30 pm 21st Century Evaluation and Treatment of Claudication Food Allergies
 2:15 pm What’s New in Structural Heart Therapy What’s New in Childhood Obesity Management
 3:00 pm Beverage Break and Visit Exhibits
 3:30 pm Bleeding Complications in Atrial Fibrillation Patients You Just Diagnosed Type 1 Diabetes, Now What?
 4:15 pm Atherosclerosis and Cardiovascular Disease Fever and Infection in Infants and Toddlers
 5:00 pm Adjourn
Friday, October 5
  7:00 am Breakfast Lectures (optional with an additional fee)
Collaborative Approach to Improving MI and Stroke Outcomes
  Breakfast Lectures (optional with an additional fee)
Atopic Dermatitis and Eczema

 

  Mental Health Symposium Primary Care Symposium
 8:30 am Suicide Prevention in Youth Diabetic Eye Disease
 9:15 am The Devil We Don’t Know: Emerging Trends in Substance Abuse Helicobacter Pylori and Ulcer Disease 2018
 10:00 am Beverage Break and Visit Exhibitors
 10:30 am CBT for Anxiety and Depression Decubitus Ulcers and Wound Car
 11:15 am  Impact of Social Media on Mental Health Sweet Dreams: Sleeping Without CPAP
 Noon
Lunch
Gynecology Symposium
Neurology Symposium
 1:30 pm  Female Sexual Dysfunction Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
 2:15 pm  IVF for the Primary Care Provider Current Therapy in Migraines
 3:00 pm  Beverage Break and Visit Exhibits
 3:30 pm Abnormal Uterine Bleeding in the Primary Care Setting: As Easy As Answering Four Simple Questions  Update on Stroke
 4:15 pm Sex After Menopause?  Parkinson's Disease
 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, Speaker, Professor and Cancer Survivor

Gregory Q Cheek has delighted audiences in the areas of Resilience, Leadership and Healthcare Communication in over 20 countries worldwide.  

Greg is a combat veteran who served six years in the United States Air Force as an Airman and 16 years as a commissioned officer in the United States Army as a Medical Service Corps Officer. Greg is a recipient of the United States Army Douglas MacArthur leadership award and served as an Aide de Camp under General Colin Powell. Greg was selected to the rank of Lieutenant Colonel and served in medical leadership positions in the First Infantry Division, Kansas, Second Infantry Division, South Korea, and Fourth infantry division, Colorado.

 
Greg’s book, the Three Points of Contact, has remained a bestseller on Amazon for two years in the areas of cancer, leadership and teen and young adult resiliency. The book outlines his unique perspective of tackling stage III cancer. Greg shares these fantastic experiences with massive enthusiasm from experiences as a homeless youth, military veteran, healthcare leadership experiences, college professor and business owner.

Greg is a graduate of California State University, University of Northern Colorado, the United States Army Command and General Staff College and the residence Resiliency Program at the University of Pennsylvania. Greg is the recipient of the Air Medal when the helicopter he was traveling in conducted an emergency landing behind enemy lines in Iraq.

Greg’s passion is travel, healthcare communication between provider and patient, customer service and teaching communication at the college level. Greg is the owner of Greg Cheek Speaks.

 

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

Brent 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; 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 S. Tobler, MD, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Children’s Mercy Hospital; Assistant Professor, Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, University of Missouri - Kansas City, 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:

Hematology & Oncology Symposium

Yes! You, too, Can Manage these Benign Hematology Issues

Abnormal Lab Values that Should Get Your Attention

  • Recognize abnormal blood protein levels, rations and identify next steps for management
  • Recognize common coagulation disorders and how to further identify the problem
  • Recognize abnormalities on Complete Blood Counts that should generate a call or referral to a specialist

Human Papilloma Virus Related Cancers

  • Summarize HPV and how it causes cancer
  • Review HPV-related cancer
  • Summarize the health care providers’ role in the prevention of HPV-related cancers

Improving Survivorship and Long-term Outcomes in Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Patients

  • Define what is meant by late effects
  • Describe late effects experienced by HCT survivors
  • Identify initiatives underway to understand and mitigate late effects in survivors

Orthopedic Symposium

Hip Impingement and Labral Tears: Diagnosis, Evaluation and Treatment

  • Review the underlying anatomic abnormalities and radiographic findings that predispose to young hip problems
  • Describe the diagnostic approach to non-arthritic hip pain
  • State treatment options including the premises behind surgical treatment of hip impingement and labral tears

Shoulder Injuries

Stem Cell vs. Total Joint Replacement for the Treatment of Osteoarthritis

Cardiology Symposium

21st Century Evaluation and Treatment of Claudication

  • Review causes of leg pain associated with activity
  • Summarize evaluation methods for claudication
  • Discuss treatment options for claudication

What’s New in Structural Heart Therapy

  • Identify appropriate patients for new therapies
  • Review outcomes of recent trials
  • Discuss new boundaries for intervention

Bleeding Complications in Atrial Fibrillation

  • Identify the prevalence of bleeding in patients with atrial fibrillation
  • Identify alternate options for stroke prevention in patients with bleeding complications

Atherosclerosis and Cardiovascular Disease

  • Summarize present therapies available for the treatment of dyslipidemia, atherosclerosis and cardiovascular disease
  • Discuss the potential future therapies for dyslipidemia, atherosclerosis and cardiovascular disease
  • State the association of Lp(a) with cardiovascular disease

Pediatric Symposium

Food Allergies

  • Discuss the history of food allergy
  • Order appropriate tests for food allergy
  • Design a treatment plan for a patient with food allergy

What’s New in Childhood Obesity Management

  • Use evidence-based practices in identifying children with obesity and screening them for co-morbidities
  • Initiate primary care-based treatment for children with obesity

You Just Diagnosed Type 1 Diabetes, Now What

  • Summarize the diagnosis and classification of the most common types of diabetes in the pediatric population
  • Appropriately screen youth/adolescents for diabetes
  • Discuss the advancing technologies that support diabetes care

Fever and Infection in Infants and Toddlers

  • Discuss pathophysiology of fever
  • Discuss treatment and work-up of fever in neonates
  • Identify risks and signs concerning for occult bacteremia and discuss treatment

Mental Health Symposium

Suicide Awareness and Prevention

The Devil We Don’t Know: Emerging Trends in Substance Abuse

  • List three emerging or novel substances of abuse
  • List three emerging or novel substances being used to self-treat substance dependence

CBT for Anxiety and Depression

  • Apply the cognitive-behavioral model to anxiety and depression
  • Discuss CBT approach to depression and anxiety
  • Summarize the role of medication in the effective management of anxiety and depression

Impact of Social Media on Mental Health

  • Develop an understanding of the history and fundamentals of social media
  • Identify the effects that social media has on relationships, function and mental health
  • Provide your patients & their families with recommendations regarding social media use to support mental health

Primary Care Symposium

Diabetic Eye Disease

Helicobacter Pylori and Ulcer Disease 2018

  • Evaluate and treat patients with Helicobacter Pylori
  • Evaluate patients with ulcer disease
  • Decubitus Ulcers and Wound Care

Sweet Dreams: Sleeping Without CPAP

  • Discuss the definition, measurement and treatment options for sleep apnea
  • Discuss neuromodulation for the treatment of sleep apnea

Gynecology Symposium

Female Sexual Dysfunction

IVF for the Primary Care Provider

  • Identify the patient needing infertility treatment
  • Describe the basic details of In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)

Abnormal Uterine Bleeding in the Primary Care Setting: As Easy As Answering Four Simple Questions

  • Define the most current classification system
  • Present a simple initial approach for the diagnosis and management of abnormal uterine bleeding
  • Provide guidelines regarding patient referral to a gynecologist

Sex After Menopause?

  • List areas of women’s sexual health that can be affected by aging and menopause
  • Provide first line management of basic sexual health promotion for the menopausal female

Neurosciences Symposium

Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

Current Therapy in Migraines

  • Discuss the diagnosis of episodic versus chronic migraine
  • Discuss the use and guidelines for new medications
  • Summarize lifestyle modification and supplement use in migraine

Update on Stroke

Parkinson’s Disease

State of the Art Lectures

The Medical Evidence for Dark Chocolate, Nuts, Coffee and Wine

  • Describe how dark chocolate is healthy
  • Describe the health benefits of nuts
  • Discuss whether there are any health benefits to coffee

ECHO – Empowering Local Experts

Translating Cancer “Omics” Data to Improve Patient Outcomes

  • Discuss the recent developments in the field of cancer genomics
  • Gain an understanding of the genomic tools used to analyze tumor tissue
  • Paraphrase how genomics can be leveraged to develop unique treatment plans for patients with advanced stage solid tumors

Heart Failure and Transplant

The Opiate ‘Crisis’: Physician Perspective and Opiate Stewardship

  • Recognize signs of aberrant or illegal use of opioids
  • Identify best practices in the management of pain with opioids
  • Summarize the extent and facts or the opioid crisis

Breakfast Lectures

How to be Efficient in the Evaluation of Thyroid Disease

  • State the most efficient means of assessing hyperthyroidism
  • State the most efficient means of assessing hypothyroidism
  • State the most efficient means of assessing nodular thyroid disease

Advances in the Treatment of Heartburn and GERD

Collaborative Approach to Improving MI and Stroke Outcomes

  • Describe the Kansas Heart and Stroke Delivery Model
  • Discuss the various local realities that can impact management of time critical conditions
  • Discuss the KHSC education and QI model value in applying EB guidelines into standards

Atopic Dermatitis and Eczema

  • Review the common clinical presentations of patients with atopic dermatitis and eczema
  • Review the differential diagnosis of atopic dermatitis and eczema
  • Review the optimal treatment regiments for the treatment of atopic dermatitis and eczema


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.


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Exhibitor Information

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Contact Us

Kansas City Southwest Clinical Society

9229 Ward Parkway, Suite 280
Kansas City, MO 64114
Phone: 816.523.3383
Fax: 816.523.3393
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