​​For information for your company to become an exhibitor,

contact Joy Studer at jastuder@nwooa.org or 419.349.0030

  We are excited to bring another of our high quality programs to you! To the right are pictures from conferences over the past several years.  We receive regular feedback about the outstanding quality of our conference and lectures.  If you have any suggestions for lectures you would like to hear,

let us know!


Downtown Toledo, Ohio​ - March 10, 2018

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.

President/ Program Director: Nicholas J. Pfleghaar, DO; President Elect: Kris L. Lindbloom, DO; Secretary/Treasurer: John T. Rooney, DO; State Trustee: Nicholas G. Espinoza, DO; Local Trustee: Tracey O’Neal-Hooker, DO, Jennifer Pfleghaar, DO, & Roger L. Wohlwend, DO; Executive Director: Joy A. Studer; & Mercy Toledo Continuing Medical Education: Teresa Mersereau, MBA, CHCP

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. 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.


8:00-9:00 a.m.

Bradley Sachs, DO                               

Fundamentals of Cancer Immunotherapy                                                
9:00-10:00 a.m.

James A. Tita, DO, FCCP                  

COPD: Care Across The Continuum              

10:00-10:30 a.m. 
Break visit exhibits

10:30-11:30 a.m.        

Erin Hennessey, DNP, APRN, FNP-C

Emerging Evidence Based Treatment of Patients with Acne, Eczema, and Contact Dermatitis

11:30-12:30 p.m. 

Timothy Voss, DDS

Laser Revision of Tethered Oral Tissues in Nursing Infants

12:30-12:45 p.m.  Buffet line break

12:45-1:45 p.m.                      

Sean D. Stiltner, DO                            

President, Ohio Osteopathic Association

Ohio Osteopathic Association - Advocacy in Action

1:45-2:45 p.m.            

Patrick Ethington, DO

In Born Errors of Metabolism and New Born Screenings

2:45-3:00 p.m.  
Break to exhibits

3:00-4:00 p.m.            

Lisa Casey, DO

Habitual Health

4:00-5:00 p.m.            

Robert Hacker, MD                                                 

Vascular Below The Belt

OOA Members:

5:00 p.m. General Membership Meeting

2018 Spring Update Details and Schedule

2018 Spring Primary Care Update