2024 Winter Conference

Friday, February 2, 2024

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

Select lectures from the in-person event will be available from February 15, 2024 to May 15, 2024 for OnDemand viewing and credit.

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The Kansas City Southwest Clinical Society’s 2024 Winter Conference is a great opportunity for primary care providers to stay up-to-date on the latest information concerning the diagnosis and management of medical problems and chronic diseases. During the conference, attendees can expect to gain insights into the latest trends in chronic disease management and strategies to manage difficult medical issues.

With a roster of expert speakers and presentations, participating in the Winter Conference is a great way to stay ahead of the curve in the ever-evolving landscape of healthcare. Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to learn from experts, network with colleagues, and gain valuable insights on the diagnosis and management of medical problems and chronic diseases. Register today to take advantage of this incredible opportunity!

Agenda

Topics and faculty subject to change without notification.

  7:00 am       Registration opens. Breakfast Buffet opens.

  7:30 am       Announcements, Kim Davies, MD, Program Chair, Kansas City, MO

  7:35 am       Elevated LFTs, Erica Daily, DO, Kansas City Gastroenterology and Hepatology Physicians Group, Overland Park, KS

  8:25 am      Things I wish Non-orthopedists Knew about Feet, Timothy Badwey, MD, Kansas City Orthopedic Alliance, Overland Park, KS

  9:15 am       Break and Visit with Exhibitors     

  9:30 am       Influenza and Respiratory Syncytial Virus and Influenza, Joel McKinsey, MD, Metro Infectious Disease Consultants, Kansas City, MO

10:20 am       Recognizing Addiction and Substance Use, Roopa Sethi, MBBS, MD, Associate Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS

11:30 am       Luncheon Buffet

11:45 am      Heart Disease and Women, Swathi Kovelamudi, MD, Associate Professor, Cardiology, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS

12:30 pm      Risk Factors for Vascular Events, Adam Alli, MD, Associate Professor, Radiology, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS

  1:20 pm     Spine Issues, C. Lan Fotopoulos, MD, Kansas City Orthopedic Alliance, Overland Park, KS

  2:10 pm    Break and Visit with Exhibitors

  2:30 pm    Pre-Diabetes Management, Shadrach Smith, MD, Weight Management, Encompass Medical Group, Kansas City, MO

  3:20 pm    Syncope in the Pediatric Population, Geetha Haligheri, MBBS, Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas City; Education Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Kansas Medical Center; Children’s Mercy-Kansas City, Kansas City, MO

  4:00 pm     Adjourn


Lectures OnDemand

If you are unable to attend the event, you can still benefit from the valuable content presented by our expert speakers. As long as there are no technical issues, all lectures from our upcoming in-person event will be available for OnDemand viewing and credit from February 15, 2024 to May 15, 2024.


Registration Fees (includes breakfast and lunch)

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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 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. 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 7.5 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: The AAFP has reviewed KCSWCS 2024 Winter Conference and deemed it acceptable for up to 7.50 Live AAFP Prescribed credits. Term of Approval is from 02/02/2024 to 02/02/2024. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nursing: Kansas City Southwest Clinical Society is approved as a provider of continuing nursing education by the Kansas State Board of Nursing.  This course offering is approved for 8.9 contact hours applicable for APRN, RN, or LPN relicensure.  Kansas State Board of Nursing Provider Number: SP1558-1225.

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Join KCSWCS and Save $$

KCSWCS is devoted entirely to continuing medical education and has no affiliation with any area medical schools or hospitals. Membership is open to physicians, nurse practitioners and physician associates from across all medical specialties so that everyone can stay up to date with the latest advancements and technologies within their fields. All members who remain current on their dues receive a discount on all our events, including the Fall Clinical Conference, which is completely FREE for members. Joining KCSWCS is easy and can be done by simply visiting the membership page. With KCSWCS, you can rest assured that you are receiving the most convenient and cost-effective continuing medical education available.


Cancellations

Cancellations must be 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, 2024. If conference registrations are not canceled by January 15, 2024, you are responsible for the payment of the invoice, regardless of whether or not you actually attend the conference.