2022 Winter Conference

Friday, February 11, 2022
Sheraton Hotel at the Convention Center, 6100 College Blvd., Overland Park, KS

Agenda

  6:30 am    Registration and Breakfast Buffet Open
  7:00 am    Welcome and Opening Remarks, Gregg Laiben, MD, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City, Kansas City, MO
  7:05 am    Hypertension, Dwarak Soundarraj, MD, Liberty Cardiovascular Specialists, Liberty, MO
  8:00 am    Concussion Management, Lisa M. Vopat, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, MO
  8:55 am    Atopic Dermatitis and Alopecia Areata, David L. Kaplan, MD, Adult and Pediatric Dermatology, Overland Park, KS
  9:50 am    Beverage Break and Visit Exhibits
10:10 am    Prescribing Opioids, Eric Voth, MD, President of IASIC - International Academy on the Science & Impact of Cannabis, Topeka, KS
11:05 am    Food Allergies, Travis Sifers, MD,  The Center for Allergy and Immunology, Kansas City Physician Partners, Overland Park, KS
12:00 pm    Luncheon
12:30 pm    Proton Therapy, Ronald Chen, MD, MPH, Brandmeier Professor and Chair, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Kansas Cancer Center, Kansas City, KS
  1:25 pm   Diabetes and Glucose Monitoring System, Richard Hellman, MD, Hellman & Rosen Endocrine Associates, PC, North Kansas City, MO
  2:15 pm    Beverage Break and Visit Exhibits
  2:30 pm    Asthma Update, Sarah Dubin, MD, Assistant Professor, University of Missouri - Kansas City; Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University Physician Associates, Kansas City, MO
  3:20 pm    Overactive Bladder, Stephen J. Wassinger, MD, Saint Luke’s Urogynecology Specialists, Kansas City, MO
  4:10 pm    Wrap-up and Adjourn

Continuing Education

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 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.
ABIM: Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn up to 8 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.
AAFP: Application for prescribed CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending. Credits will be posted when available.
Nursing: Application for credit has been filed with Kansas State Board of Nursing. Determination of credit is pending. Credits will be posted when available.

COVID Restrictions

We want to assure you that we take the health and well-being of our community, members, faculty and attendees very seriously. We are closely monitoring the quickly developing effects of the Coronavirus and its variants along with any gathering restrictions. At the time of this printing, there are no mask mandates or restrictions in place. If we are not able to have an in-person meeting we will livestream the conference.

Cancellations

Cancellations must be in writing and e-mailed to [email protected]. All cancellations will be assessed a $25 administration fee. No refunds will be issued for cancellations received after January 15, 2022.

Hotel

A block of rooms has been reserved for Thursday, February 10 and Friday, February 11 at the Sheraton Overland Park Hotel at the Convention Center, 6100 College Boulevard, Overland Park, KS 66211 at the rate of $139 a night for single or double occupancy. The special room rate will be available until Thursday, January 13, 2022. 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.

Book your group rate for Kansas City Southwest Clinical Society Winter Conference

Please mention that they are with Kansas City Southwest Clinical Society Winter Conference order to secure the group rate. The telephone number is: (866) 837-4214. Can be cancelled up to is 48 hours prior to arrival. Any reservation cancelled less than 48 prior to arrival is subject to one night’s room & tax charge.