Trends in Patient Management 2017
CME Conference Schedule

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

12:00 pm Registration for Workshops and Check in
Second Floor Conference Center Terrace Lobby

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Workshop: Wilderness Medicine
Randy Howell, PA-C

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm The Syncope Grid
John Bielinski, PA-C

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Erectile Dysfunction: Current Updates in Evaluation and
Management
Richard Smith, PA-C

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Orthopedics Update
Speaker TBA

3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Workshop: The Art of Evaluating CT Scans;
Why is this Important in Today’s Medicine?
Joel Stoia, PA-C

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Diabetes and Diabetes Medications Updates
Jack Snitzer, DO

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm Atrial Fibrillation and Percutaneous Intervention
Stephen Keim, MD

6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Dinner Symposium Product Theater Lecture

8:00 pm – 10:00 pm MAPA Hospitality Suite Open

Thursday, September 7, 2017

6:30 am – 4:00 pm On-Site Registration and Check-in
Second Floor Conference Center Terrace Lobby
Silent Auction Opens

7:00 am – 8:00 am Global Health: What are the Issues?
Randy Howell, PA-C

8:00 am – 8:30 am Vaginitis "Beyond Yeast and BV: Vaginitis Review"
Deanna Bridge Najera, MPAS, PA-C

8:30 am – 10:00 am Exhibit Hall Opens
Breakfast with the Exhibitors

10:00 am MAPA Celebrates 50 Years of PA Practice!
Opening Remarks… https://www.aapa.org/50-years/

10:00 am - 11:00 am The Art of War-Medical Malpractice
John Bielinski, PA-C

11 :00 am – 11:30 am SNAP! Lecture
Speaker TBD

11:30 pm – 12:30 pm Current Recommendations in the Diagnosis and
Treatment of Thromboembolism
Joel Stoia, PA-C

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Product Theater Lunch Lecture
Horizons Restaurant

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm Update on the Forensic Exam
Deanna Bridge Najera, MPAS, PA-C
Tracy Yingling, RN, BSN, FNE-A/P

1:30 pm - 5:30 pm Workshop: Pharmacology Review
John Bielinski, PA-C

2:30 pm – 3:30 pm Common Anemias Seen
Meghan East, PA-C

3:30 pm – 4:00 pm Afternoon Refreshments with the Exhibitors
Grand Ballroom

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Current Concepts in the Safe Prescribing of Opioids
Dennis Rivenburgh, PA-C

5:00 pm- 6:00 pm Dizziness: Spinning out of Control
Heather Condon, PA-C

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm “Life’s a Beach” Party: MAPA Welcome Social & BonFire!

Friday, September 8, 2017

6:30 am – 8:30 am Coffee and Tea Stations
Terrace Lobby

6:30 am – 7:30 am Product Theater Breakfast Lecture

7:30 am – 8:30 am NCCPA Updates on Recertification
Greg Thomas, PA
Supported by the NCCPA

8:30 am – 10:00 am Adolescent Online… Cyber-Bullying, Depression, Suicide, Human Trafficking
Vincent DeVivo

10:00 am – 10:30 am Refreshments in the Exhibit Hall

10:00 am - 12:00 pm Workshop: Recognition and Treatment of Common Fractures
Dennis Rivenburgh, PA-C

10:30 am – 11:30 am Differentiation of Delirium and Dementia in Geriatrics
Joel Stoia, PA-C

11:30 am - 12:30 pm Beach Medicine
Thomas Colletti, DHSc, MPAS, PA-C

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Lunch with the Exhibitors

1:30 pm – 2:00 pm SNAP! Pain on the Brain: Update on Migraine Treatment
Dennis Rivenburgh, PA-C

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm ACLS/BLS
2:00 pm – 2:30 pm SNAP! Cannabis Induced Cyclic Vomiting
Joel Stoia, PA-C

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Workshop: Mastering the EKG
Kiersten Henry, NP

2:30 pm – 3:30 pm Breakout Session: Legislative Roundtable
Theresa Neumann, PA-C

2:30 pm – 3:30 pm Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy
James Baronas, MD

3:30 pm – 4:00 pm Refreshments in the Exhibit Hall

4:00 pm Exhibit Hall Closes

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Understanding PA Value: What Your Employer Needs to
Know
Michael Powe, BA
Supported by the AAPA

6:00 -7:00 pm OC Boat Cruise… Scenic Bay Voyage

9:00 pm Seacrets/Fagers Island Social Event

Saturday, September 9, 2017

7:00 am Fun Run/Walk on the Beach
Meet on the Beachfront Deck of the Clarion Hotel

7:00 am –9:00 am Coffee and Tea Stations
Terrace Lobby

6:30 am – 7:30 am Product Theater Breakfast Lecture

7:30am – 8:30 am Hyperparathyroidism, Calcium and Phosphate Disorders
Peter Juergesen, MD

8:30 am – 9:00 am SNAP: Pre-Travel Counseling that Actually Works
Fritz Fuller, PA-C

9:00 am – 10:00 am Pediatric Sports Medicine… Overuse Injuries
James Baronas, MD

10:00 am – 10:30 am SNAP! The Role of PAs in Administrative Medicine
Krisi Gindlesperger, MPAS, PA-C

10:30 am Morning Refreshments Served
Terrace Lobby

10:30 am – 11:30 pm Common Problems Seen in Oncology Patients
Kathryn Cardente, PA-C

11:30 pm – 12:30 pm TBA

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Current Controversies in Sorting the Undifferentiated
Chest Pain Patient
Fritz Fuller, PA-C

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm Luncheon Product Theater Lecture

2:00 pm Silent Auction Closes

2:30 pm – 5:30 pm Workshop: Suturing Techniques for Superficial Wounds
Jeff Stark, PA-C

2:30 pm – 5:30 pm Workshop: Rapid Response Workshop
Paul Szcyzbor, PA-C

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm Challenge Bowl Preliminary Rounds

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm MAPA Hospitality Suite

7:00 pm – 11:30 pm “50 Years of PA Practice… A Celebration!”
MAPA Celebrates the Golden Anniversary of Our Profession
Final Challenge Bowl Round for Golden Bedpan Award
Dinner and Dance

Sunday, September 10, 2017
7:30 am – 9:30 am Breakfast Buffet Open
Crystal Ballroom

7:30 am – 8:00 am MAPA Updates

8:00 am – 11:00 am Intensive Care Medicine Breakfast Symposium

8:00 am Electrolyte Abnormalities
Paul Szcyzbor, PA-C
9:00 am Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
Eva Shields, PA-C
10:00 am The Management of Sepsis
Paul Szcyzbor, PA-C

11:00 am Die Hard Raffle-Must Be Present to Win