Arizona Chapter Scientific Meeting - American College of Physicians

Date: 
October 20, 2017 - 7:30am - October 22, 2017 - 1:30pm

Friday, Oct. 20 – Sunday, Oct. 22
DoubleTree by Hilton Reid Park
445 S. Alvernon Way
Tucson, AZ 85711
 

REGISTER HERE!

Come join your colleagues with the American College of Physicians – Arizona Chapter for the 2017 Fall Scientific Meeting, hosted by the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson at the DoubleTree by Hilton Reid Park.

This year’s theme: “Internal Medicine 2017 – Challenges and Solutions”

Professional development/CME available for up to 13.5 MOC points for ABIM*/13.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.

* Maintenance of Certification, American Board of Internal Medicine

Full program available here (registration form on p. 12):  Arizona Chapter Scientific Meeting 2017 [PDF]

A summary of the schedule follows (refer to program for details):

Friday, Oct. 20

Pre-Course SEP Modules: 7-11:40 a.m.

  • 7:00 a.m. – Registration & Continental Breakfast for ABIM SEP Module Attendees
  • 7:30-9:30 a.m.  – ABIM SEP #1: 2017 Pulmonary Medicine Update
  • 9:40-11:40 a.m. – ABIM SEP #2: 2017 Internal Medicine Update

CHAPTER SCIENTIFIC MEETING: 11 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.

  • 11 a.m. – Faculty Development Registration
  • 11:25-11:30 a.m. – Welcome, Introductions & Buffet Lunch
  • 11:55 a.m.-12:55 p.m. – Faculty Medical Education Consortium Luncheon: “Challenges & Solutions” with Kevin Moynahan, MD
  • 1:10-2:30 – Panel: Controversies with Moderator Eric Gall, MD, Topics: “Opioids & Pain Management,” Aram Mardian, MD; “Osteoporosis Management,” Paul Howard, MD, MACP
  • 1:30-5:30 p.m. – Medical Student & Resident/Fellow Tracks
  • 5:30-6:15 p.m. – Doctor’s Dilemma® Medical Student Round

Social Time: 6:30-7:00 p.m.
Governor’s Dinner: 7:00-9:00 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 21

Governor’s Advisory Council Breakfast: 7:00-7:55 a.m.
Governor’s Welcome, Introductions & Keynote Address: 8:00-9:10 a.m.

  • 8:10-9:10 a.m. – “Leading the Way Together: Views from ACP Leadership” with Nitin Damle, MD

Program: Healthcare Challenges and Solutions: 9:10 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

  • 9:10-10:00 a.m. – Information Panel with Shakalb Rehman, MD, moderator; Russell Heigh, MD, and Steve Barclay, MD
  • 10:30-11:50 a.m. – Issues in Precision Medicine with Anita Murcko, MD, Kenneth Ramos, MD, and Charles Cairns, MD
  • 12:40-2:15 p.m. & 3:45-4:45 p.m. – More Challenges and Solutions
  • 2:20-3:45 p.m. – Medical Student & Resident/Fellow Poster Competition

Doctor’s Dilemma® Preliminary Round: 5:00-6:15 p.m.

Sunday, Oct. 21

Breakfast Roundtables, Committees & Mentoring – 7:00-8:00 a.m.
Governor’s Welcome, Introductions & Keynote Address: 8:00-9:10 a.m.

  • 8:10-9:10 a.m. – “Health Effects of Global Climate Change” with Nitin Damle, MD

Oral Vignette Presentations: 9:20-11:05 a.m.
Doctor’s Dilemma® Final Round: 11:20-12:05 p.m.
Awards & Concluding Remarks: 12:05-1:30 p.m.

  • Laureate Award | Chapter Awards | Chapter Meeting Awards: Posters, Vignettes & Doctor’s Dilemma®
  • Robert M. Aaronson, MD | Arizona Chapter ACP Governor
  • Eugene A. Trowers, Jr., MD, MPH | 2017 Scientific Meeting Program Chair

To learn more, contact Dixie Swan, Exective Director, ACP Arizona Chapter, (602) 347-6916, dswan@azmed.org or visit: https://www.acponline.org/about-acp/chapters-regions/united-states/arizona-chapter