2018 Spring Primary Care Update


​​Please email all questions to info@nwooa.org

  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!

Kalahari Resort 

Sandusky, Ohio​ - November 9-11, 2018


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 J. Pfleghaar, DO; Vice President: Jennifer Pfleghaar, DO; Treasurer: John T. Rooney, DO; State Trustee: Nicholas G. Espinoza, DO; Local Trustee: Tracey O’Neal-Hooker, DO, Tracy Karolyi, DO, & Roger L. Wohlwend, DO; Co-Executive Directors: Joy Studer and 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  

23 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: $675

Non-members: $725

PAs and CNPs: $350

Retireed Physicians: $300

ACLS Course (Sunday): +$40


HOTEL RESERVATIONS:
Must be made via telephone directly with Kalahari at 877-525-2427.  Please state you are with the Northwest Ohio Osteopathic Association to receive our discounted room rate.


AGENDA


Friday, November 9, 2018

7:30-8:00

Registration & Breakfast Buffet


8:00-9:00a
Neonatal Cardiac Emergencies
Jeffrey Moore, MD

9:00a-10:00a
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Paul Bruner, DO

10:00a-10:30a Break/Visit Exhibitors

10:30a-11:30a
Current Issues in Healthcare Policy
Eric Mast, DO

11:30a-12:30p
Thinking Like a Pancreas Gland
Norman Moser, DO

12:30p-1:00p Lunch Buffet Line

1:00p-2:00p
Navio Robotics and Transforming the Patient’s Orthopedic Surgical Experience
Richard Miller, DO

2:00p-3:00p
Mission to Zambia: Ophthalmology and Dermatology
Carol Kollarits, MD & E. Dorinda Shelley, MD

3:00p-3:30p Break/Visit Exhibits

3:30p-4:30p
“Doctor, Why Are You Talking About Hospice Now?”:
Prognostication and Hospice Eligibility for Non-Cancer Diagnoses
James Preston, DO, FAODME, FAAHPM

4:30p-5:30p
Pain Management in the Elderly
Larry Robinson, DO, CMD, FAAHPM
 

Saturday, November 10, 2018

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


8:00a-9:00a
Advances in Ischemic and Hemorrhagic Stroke Endovascular Therapy
Osama Zaidat, MD, MS, FAHA. FAAN, FSVIN

9:00a-10:00a
Exercise is Medicine: Get Patients Moving
Jason Hageman, MD, ATC

10:00a-10:30a Break/Visit Exhibits

10:30a-11:30a
The 3-Point Checklist: Basic Dermoscopy for Primary Care
Luis Perez, DO

11:30a-12:30p
Inguinal Hernias
Jason Caños, DO, MPH, FACS

12:30p-1:00p Lunch Buffet Line

1:00p-2:00p
A Growing Osteopathic Family:  Building on the Past for a Stronger Future
Matt Harney, MBA & Dr. Jennifer Hauler, DO

2:00p-5:30p (Two 15-minutes Breaks Included)
Alzheimer's Disease: New Mechanisms and Early Blood-Based Diagnosis
Robert Nagele, PhD


6:00p Family Pizza Party!
 

Sunday, November 11, 2018

7:30a-8:00a

Breakfast Buffet 


8:00a-9:00a
Laser Revision of Tethered Oral Tissues in Nursing Infants
Timothy Voss, DDS

9:00a-10:00a
Birth Control: Who, What, Where, When, Why & How
Shannon Cannole, DO

10:00a-11:00a
Nutrition and Diets
Jennifer Pfleghaar, DO, FACEP

11:00a-12:00p
The Heart of the Sports Physical: Cardiac Screening in Athletes
Matthew Widmer, DO

12:00p-1:00p
Evidence Based Deprescribing in Primary Care
Murthy Gokula, MD, CMD

OR

8:00a-1:00p
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Brent DeVries, DO, FACC

2018 Fall Conference