Update in Internal Medicine 2020 (RP2003E)

Dallas, TX US
March 26, 2020 to March 28, 2020

CANCELED - Due to recent events, the decision has been made by the course directors to cancel the planned meeting. Please stay tuned for a new date to be announced. Full refunds will be issued within the next 3 weeks.


The Update in Internal Medicine is a three-day live didactic lecture conference emphasizing topics requested by our referring physicians, controversies arising from journal clubs, and posed by our trainees. The program highlights diagnostic and therapeutic solutions based on the most recent clinical science. The goal is to provide state-of-the-art practical advice on issues identifed as frequent items for consultation and second opinions, as well as new advances in applying molecular techniques in translational medicine.

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Target Audience

Primary care providers, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and specialists in Internal Medicine and Family Practice seeking updates in practical knowledge relating to patient care. 

Learning Objectives

  • Investigate the appropriate use of direct oral anticoagulants in various clinical scenarios.
  • Utilize a sequential approach to management of type2 diabetes.
  • Interpret updated guidelines for appropriate management of patients with hypertension.
  • Formulate appropriate diagnosis and management of interstitial lung diseases.
  • Assess causes of proteinuria and hematuria.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 21.50 AMA
  • 21.50 Attendance
  • 2.00 Ethics
Course opens: 
12/11/2019
Course expires: 
03/31/2020
Event starts: 
03/26/2020 - 7:15am
Event ends: 
03/28/2020 - 3:30pm
Cost:
$495.00
Thursday, March 26, 2020 
TIME                             TOPIC  SPEAKER  
7:20 a.m.     7:50 a.m.  
7:50 a.m.     8:00 a.m. 
                               
Registration & Breakfast
Welcome and Introduction 
  
Srikanth Nagalla, M.D. and 
James “Brad” Cutrell, M.D. 
Endocrinology  Moderator: Perry Bickel, M.D. 
8:00 a.m.     8:40 a.m. 
8:40 a.m.     9:20 a.m. 
9:20 a.m.   10:00 a.m. 
10:00 a.m.  10:20 a.m.  
The New Therapies for Type 2 Diabetes 
Controversies in Thyroid Hormone Replacement 
Inherited Metabolic Disorders, the Role of the PCP 
Break & Exhibits 
Ildiko Lingvay, M.D.
Alex Tessnow, M.D.
Markey McNutt II, M.D., Ph.D.
Cardiology  Moderator: Mark Drazner, M.D. 
10:20 a.m. 11:00 a.m.  
11:00 a.m. 11:40 a.m. 
11:40 a.m. 11:55 a.m. 
11:55 a.m. 12:30 p.m. 
                              
12:30 p.m.  1:00 p.m. 
1:00 p.m.    1:40 p.m.  
Preventive Cardiology 
Atrial Fibrillation 
Hypertension Guidelines 
Challenging Cases in HTN 
 
Lunch 
Update in Interventional Cardiology  
Amit Khera, M.D.
Mark Link, M.D.
Angela Price, M.D.
Angela Price, M.D.; Shawna Nesbitt,   
M.D. and Wanpen Vongpatanasin, M.D.
Dharam Kumbhani, M.D. 
Digestive Diseases  Moderator: Ezra Burstein, M.D. 
1:40 p.m.    2:30 p.m.  
2:20 p.m.    3:00 p.m. 
3:00 p.m.    3:15 p.m. 
3:15 p.m.    3:55 p.m. 
3:55 p.m.    4:35 p.m. 
4:35 p.m.                   
Update on Hepatocellular Carcinoma 
IBD for the Internist 
Break & Exhibits 
Pancreatic Cancer Prevention 
Bariatric Management Beyond Medical Treatment 
Adjourn  
Amit Singal, M.D.
David Fudman, M.D.
Nisa Kubiliun, M.D.
Anna Tavakkoli, M.D. 

 

Friday, March 27, 2020 
TIME                             TOPIC  SPEAKER  
7:30 a.m.     8:00 a.m.   Registration & Breakfast  
Pulmonary Diseases  Moderator: Lance Terada, M.D. 
8:00 a.m.     8:40 a.m. 
8:40 a.m.     9:20 a.m. 
9:20 a.m.   10:00 a.m. 
10:00 a.m.  10:15 a.m.  
Approach to ILD 
Overview of Sleep Disorders 
Overview of Lung Transplant for the Internist 
Break 
John Fitzgerald, M.D.
Katie Tran, M.D.
Vaidehi Kaza, M.D. 
Infectious Diseases 
and Immunology 
 Moderator: James “Brad” Cutrell, M.D. 
10:15 a.m. 10:55 a.m.  
10:55 a.m. 11:35 a.m. 
11:35 a.m. 12:10 p.m. 
12:10 p.m.  1:00 p.m. 
1:10 p.m.    1:50 p.m. 
1:50 p.m.    2:30 p.m. 
2:30 p.m.    2:45 p.m.  
Management of Diabetic Foot Infections 
Travel Medicine for the Internist 
Lunch 
I.G. Bromberg Memorial Visiting Professorship 
C. di□cile and FMT 
Update in Asthma 
Break  
Laila Castellino, M.D.
Megan McKenna, M.D.
Elizabeth Harry, M.D.
Je□rey Tessier, M.D.
Christian Wysocki, M.D., Ph.D. 
Nephrology  Moderator: Orson Moe, M.D. 
2:45 p.m.    3:25 p.m.  
3:25 p.m.    4:05 p.m. 
4:05 p.m.    4:45 p.m. 
4:45 p.m.                   
Volume Excess and Challenges to Diuresis 
Nutrition in Kidney Disease 
Approach to Proteinuria and Hematuria 
Adjourn  
Kamalanathan Sambandam, M.D.
Sarah Huen, M.D.
Peter Van Buren, M.D.

 

Saturday, March 28, 2020 
TIME                             TOPIC  SPEAKER  
7:30 a.m.     8:00 a.m.   Registration & Breakfast  
Oncology/
Hematology 
 Moderator: Jonathan Dowell, M.D. 
8:00 a.m.     8:40 a.m. 
8:40 a.m.     9:20 a.m. 
9:20 a.m.   10:00 a.m. 
10:00 a.m.  10:15 a.m. 
10:15 a.m.  10:55 a.m.  
Appropriate Use of DOACs 
Cancer Survivorship and the Internist: 2020 
Update in Colon Cancer for the Internist 
Break
Low grade lymphomas and leukemias: updates  
Siayareh Rambally, M.D.
Navid Sadeghi, M.D.
Syed “Ali” Kazmi, M.D.
Farrukh Awan, M.D. 
Rheumatology  Moderator: David Karp, M.D., Ph.D. 
10:55 a.m. 11:35 a.m.  
11:35 a.m. 12:15 p.m. 
12:15 p.m.  1:00 p.m.  
Rheumatoid Arthritis 
Diagnostic Approach to Rheumatic Diseases 
Lunch  
Elizabeth “Blair” Solow, M.D.
David Karp, M.D., Ph.D.
  
Palliative Care 
and Ethics 
  
1:00 p.m.    2:00 p.m.   Communication: A High Risk Procedure  Caitlin Siropaides, D.O. 
General Internal 
Medicine 
 Moderator: Ethan Halm, M.D. 
2:00 p.m.    2:40 p.m. 
                              
2:40 p.m.    3:20 p.m. 
                              
3:20 p.m.                   
Update in GIM Part 1 
 
Update in GIM Part 2 
 
Adjourn  
Kati Avila, M.D. and 
Ahmad Anshasi, M.D.
Lianne Cagnazzi, M.D. and 
Prasanna Khandavilli, M.D. 
T. Boone Pickens Biomedical Building - Auditorium
6001 Forest Park Rd.
Dallas, TX 75093
United States

COURSE DIRECTORS

Srikanth Nagalla, M.D.
Program Director, Hematology Oncology Fellowship
Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas

James Cutrell, M.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 21.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Ethics Credit:

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center designates a maximum of 2.0 hours in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility.

 

CME MOC -ABIM Badge

Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn up to 21.5 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program.  Participants will earn MOC points claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC points.

Available Credit

  • 21.50 AMA
  • 21.50 Attendance
  • 2.00 Ethics

Price

Cost:
$495.00
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CANCELED - Due to recent events, the decision has been made by the course directors to cancel the planned meeting. Please stay tuned for a new date to be announced. Full refunds will be issued within the next 3 weeks.

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Refund Policy:

A $50 handling fee will be deducted from cancellation refunds. Refund requests must be received by email at cmeregistrations@utsouthwestern.edu by March 12, 2020. No refunds will be made thereafter.