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May 31-June 1, 2013 Evans Hall - Room 327 A/B 4170 City Avenue - Philadelphia, PA
Program Chairman:

Pat A. Lannutti, DO ’71, M.Sc.,
Professor, Chair-Division of General Internal Medicine
 Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

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Friday, May 31, 2013 - Evans Hall Room 327 A/B
Time Topic Lecturer
8:30 - 9:00 a.m. Registration
9:00 - 9:45 a.m. The Simplification of Asthma James C. Giudice, DO ’68, FACOI, FCCP 
Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Pulmonary Diseases, UMDNJ-SOM
9:45 - 10:30 a.m. Providing Emergency Medical Care in Austere Environments Joshua Baron, DO ’03, FAAEM   
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
10:30 - 11:15 a.m. Controversies in Prostate Cancer Screening Harry J. Morris, DO ’78, MPH
Professor and Chairman, Department of Family Medicine, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
11:15 - 12:00 p.m.

HIV Associated Skin Lesions

David H. Loughran, DO ’83 
Professor, Department of Internal Medicine; Chairman, Division of Infectious Disease, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. LUNCH (College Cafeteria)
1:00 - 1:45 p.m. Medical Necessity and ED Chart Documentation Daria M. Starosta, DO ’83
Chairman, Emergency Medicine, Warren Hospital; North Division Director of Practice Improvement, EmCare
1:45 - 2:30 p.m.

Culture and Clinical Care: Communicating and Negotiating Between Physician and Patient Belief Systems

Lee M. Pachter, DO, ’83
Chief, Section of General Pediatrics, Associate Chair for Community Pediatrics, St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children
2:30 - 3:15 p.m. “The Master Gland” – Hypothalmic/Pituitary Function/Dysfunction Karen E. Agersborg, DO ’98, FACOI, FACE
Clinical Endocrinologist, Mercy Suburban Hospital  
3:15 - 4:00 p.m. Neuropathic Pain Robert J. Corba, DO ’93
Pain Management & Anesthesiology, OAA Orthopaedic Specialists, Allentown, PA
6 AOA Category 1A CME Credits
Saturday, June 1, 2013 - Evans Hall Room 327 A/B
Time Topic Lecturer
7:30 - 8:00 a.m. Registration
8:00 - 8:45 a.m. Healthcare Transformation Continues - Life in the Patient Centered Medical Neighborhood Carol L. Henwood, DO ’83, FACOFP
Chair of POMA Practice Management Committee, Neighborhood Governor of ACOFP, Private Practice in Stowe, PA
8:45 - 9:30 a.m Changes in Medicine since Graduation Oliver C. Bullock, DO ’78
Professor, Department of Family Medicine, Division of Community Medicine & Chair – Division of Community Medicine, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
9:30 - 10:15 a.m. Palliative Medicine: What it is, what it isn’t and how do I use it? Gregory H. Busch, DO ’98, MS, MBA, CMD, CPE
Chief Medical Officer, United Healthcare Community State, Delaware
10:15 - 11:00 a.m. Osteoporosis Update Raymond A. Adelizzi, DO, ’73, FACOI, FACR
Director, Arthritis Center of South Jersey, Stratford, NJ; Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, UMDNJ-SOM
11:00 - 11:45 a.m. Pediatric Updates Larissa Fernando Dominy, DO ’93, FACOP, FAAP
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
11:45 - Noon Q & A - Adjourn
4 AOA Category 1A CME Credits

12 NOON - 2 P.M. Alumni and Family Luncheon and Campus Open House
Come tour the campus and see first-hand the exciting changes since your student days. Departments will be open, faculty on hand and student-led tours will leave you amazed and very proud of your alma mater. A luncheon will be served. Cost is $5.00 per person. Children 12 and under are complimentary.

For reservations or inquiries, please contact the Office of Alumni Relations & Development at 215-871-6120.

CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT
Physicians: "The Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine has requested that the AOA council on Continuing Medical Education approve this program for ten hours of AOA Category 1-A CME credits. Approval is currently pending." Sign-in and full day of attendance of program required for credit. All faculty participating in continuing medical education programs sponsored by PCOM are expected to disclose to the program audience whether they do or do not have any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest or other relationships related to the content of their presentation(s).

PARKING
On-campus parking is available in our garage. All-day parking is $5.00. Please note: the automated gate takes quarters or one, five, ten, and twenty dollar bills. Parking is complimentary on Saturday. The garage is now equipped to receive credit card payments (Visa, MasterCard, & Discover) at the exit gate. Additionally, receipts are now available for those paying by cash or credit card. Enter Evans Hall through the front entrance across from parking garage.

FEE POLICIES
Registration fees for Friday and Saturday programs are not refundable, nor can they be credited to future programs.

EMERGENCY MESSAGES
Call PCOM Rowland Hall Security Desk at 215-871-6351 and ask the guard to transfer your call to ext. 5350 which is the phone in Evans Hall.

 

Last Updated: 7/7/14