2019 Spring Primary Care Update

Hilton Garden Inn Toledo/Perrysburg 

Perrysburg, OH​ - March 9, 2019


PROGRAM OBJECTIVE:
This program will provide participating practitioners the ability to identify frequent office maladies and inform them of the latest trends in medicine. This program is most relevant to primary care physicians, internal medicine physicians and surgeons, as well as physician’s assistants and nurse practitioners.


NWOOA EXECUTIVE BOARD MEMBERS & CME PLANNING COMMITTEE:
President/ Program Director: Nicholas Pfleghaar, DO; Vice President: Jennifer Pfleghaar, DO; Treasurer: Nicholas Barnes, DO; State Trustee: Nicholas G. Espinoza, DO; Local Trustee: Tracey O’Neal-Hooker, DO; Tracy Karolyi, DO; & Roger L. Wohlwend, DO; Executive Director: Tim Polakowski


CME CREDIT:
The NWOOA certifies credit hours in conjunction with the Ohio Osteopathic Foundation.   The Ohio Osteopathic Foundation is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. The Ohio Osteopathic Foundation designated this program for a maximum of  


9 hours of AOA Category 1-A credits (with completion of post-program survey) 


and will report CME in accordance with the extent of the physicians’ participation in this activity.  No credit will be given to those physicians who fail to turn in their attestation form before departing the conference.


The Ohio Board of Nursing will accept, at face value, the number of hours awarded for an educational activity that has been approved for CE, provided it was approved by a nationally accredited system of CE approval.


REGISTRATION FEES:

OOA/NWOOA Members: $275
Non-members: $325
PAs and CNPs: $225
Retireed Physicians: $200


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AGENDA


7:30a-8:00a Registration & Breakfast


8:00a-9:00a

Ocular Overview for the Primary Care Physician
J Alexander Jones, OD


9:00a-10:00a

You’re in the Game; eSports Medicine
Jason Smith, DO 


10:00a-10:30a Break


10:30a-11:30a

The Acute Abdomen 

Jeffrey Wisser, DO, FACOS 


11:30a-12:30p

The Gray Area Between Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes
Amber Healy, DO


12:30p-1:00p Lunch


1:00p-2:00p

The Integrative Medicine Practitioner’s Place in Patient Care:
Chronic Disease Management & Nutrition Supplementation
Glen Aukerman, MD


2:00p-3:00p

Fad Diets – Friends or Foes? The Science Behind the Latest Fad Diets 

Lisa Casey, DO 


3:00p-3:30p Break


3:30p-4:30p 

Burnout:  What Can Be Done and By Whom?

Kevin Casey, DO


4:30p-5:30p

Drug Screening in Primary Care
Tracey O’Neal, DO


NWOOA General Membership meeting following the last lecture at 5:30p

Location TBD