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2020 Winter Conference
Kansas City Southwest Clinical Society's

2020 Winter Conference

Friday, February 7, 2020
Sheraton Overland Park Hotel, 6100 College Boulevard, Overland Park, KS  66211

Schedule | Registration | Fees | Faculty | Objectives | Continuing Education Credits | Exhibitors

The Winter Conference shares current information concerning the diagnosis and management of medical problems and chronic diseases in the daily practices of primary care providers.


Event Schedule 

7:00 am Welcome and Announcements Steve Waxman, MD, JD 
7:05 am Intermittent Fasting and Keto Diets - Are they Effective in Treating Obesity and Diabetes? Shadrach Smith, MD
8:00 am Cardiomyopathies in 2020, the Golden Era of Medical Therapy Michael Nassif, MD
8:55 am Instability and Shoulder Pain Michael P. McCabe, MD
9:50 am Break and visit with exhibitors
10:10 am New Treatments for Chronic Rhinitis & Sinusitis Jason Showmaker, MD
11:05 am Interventional Oncology Zachary S. Collins MD
 Noon Luncheon and Lecture:
ADHD and The New AAP Guidelines
Trevena Moore, MD
 1:15 pm Prevention of Acute Exacerbations of COPD Michelle Homan,DO
 2:10 pm Break and visit with exhibitors  
 2:30 pm Urinary Tract Disorders in Women Update Kent Burk, MD
 3:25 pm The Role of Pain Psychology in the Treatment of Chronic Headaches Lora L. Black, PhD, MPH
 4:20 pm Wrap-up and Adjourn Steve Waxman, MD, JD

Registration


Conference Fees

KCSWCS Active Physician Member    $175
KCSWCS Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant Member  $125
KCSWCS Honorary Member  $75
Non-member Physician  $225
Non-member Nurse Practitioner, Physician Assistant  $175
Non-member Registered Nurse or other Health Care Professional  $175
 Fellow, Resident or Student  $25

Faculty

Lora L. Black, PhD, MPH, Assistant Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Kansas, Kansas City, KS

Kent M. Burk, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Univeristy of Missouri - Kansas City; Truman Medical Center, Kansas City, MO

Zachary S. Collins MD, Chair, Division of Interventional Radiology, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS

Michelle Homan, DO, Menorah Pulmonary & Critical Care Consultants; Menorah Medical Center, Overland Park, KS

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

Trevena Moore, MD, MPH, FAAP, Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, Division of Developmental and Behavioral Sciences, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS

Michael Nassif, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Saint Luke's Mid America Heart Institute, Kansas City, MO

Jason Showmaker, MD, ECNU, ENT Associates of Greater Kansas City, Shawnee Mission, Shawnee Mission, KS

Shadrach Smith, MD, Medical Weight Management, Encompass Medical Group, Kansas City, MO


Course Objectives

Course objectives will be added as they become available.

Intermittent Fasting and Keto Diets - Are they Effective in Treating Obesity and Diabetes?

  • Define the ketogenic diet and different types of intermittent fasting
  • Define the relationship between glucose metabolism, obesity and type 2 diabetes
  • Discuss with diabetic and obese patients the safety and effectiveness of ketogenic diets and Intermittent fasting

Cardiomyopathies in 2020, the Golden Era of Medical Therapy

  • Discuss updates in guidelines directing medical therapy in 2020
  • Identify patients at high risk who should be transferred to see heart failure specialist

Instability and Shoulder Pain

  • Identify characteristics of posterior & multi-directional shoulder instability that distinguish them from "traditional" traumatic anterior shoulder instability
  • Recognize and understand the patho-mechanics of posterior shoulder instability as a pain generator
  • Discuss treatment options for the unstable, painful shoulder
  • Describe rehabilitation principles following shoulder stabilization for atraumatic instability
ADHD and The New AAP Guidelines
  • Specify the Key Actions Statements of the guidelines
  • Increase awareness of evidence-based treatments for ADHD
  • Increase utilization of rating scales for co-occurring conditions

New Treatments for Chronic Rhinitis & Sinusitis

Interventional Oncology

  • Recognize options available in interventional radiology
  • Summarize new trends in interventional oncology

Prevention of Acute Exacerbations of COPD

  • Identify the definition of acute exacerbation of COPD
  • Know that AECOPD is a major contributor to worsening lung function, impairment in quality of life, need for acute care/hospitalization, and high cost
  • Recognize the importance of preventing exacerbations of COPD

Urinary Tract Disorders in Women Update

The Role of Pain Psychology in the Treatment of Chronic Headaches

  • Identify the role of psychological factors in the occurence of headaches
  • Describe psychological approaches to headache treatment
  • Identify which components of the biopsychosocial model may impact patient’s perception of chronic headaches

Continuing Education 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 8.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AOA: The education activity qualifies as AOA Category 2-A credits.

AAFP: This Live activity, KCSWCS 2020 Winter Conference, with a beginning date of 02/07/2020, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 8.50 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ABIM: Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn up to 8.25 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.

AANP: The education activity will be submitted to the American Association of Nurse Practitioners for approval of up to 6.5 contact hours of accredited education.

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 8.25 contact hours applicable for APRN, RN and LPN relicensure. Kansas State Board of Nursing Approved Provider Number: LT 0027-0549. Hours will be awarded for documented attendance only.



Exhibitors

There are still spaces available for exhibitors at the conference. Learn More.

Current Exhibitors

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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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