Missouri academy of physician assistants

Annual primary care update
July 22-24, 2021 
Branson, MO

2021 SchedulE

Venous Stasis DiseaseZak Schmittling, MD 

Wednesday 7/21

Time      Location 
3:00-5:00 pm Registration Fall Creek
4:00-6:00 pm MOAPA Board Meeting

Thursday 7/22

 Time   Location 
6:30 am - 5:00 pm  Registration Fall Creek 
7:00-8:30 am   Breakfast Bar Compton Ferry
7:00 am - 6:00 pm PA Lounge Short Creek 4
7:30-8:25 am  Hip Pain - Nathan Miracle, PA-C  
8:30-9:25 am Osteomyelitis - Nathan Miracle, PA-C  
9:30-10:25 am  Adiposopathy: evidence-based weight loss strategies in Primary Care - Christine Kessler, ANP-BC  
10:30-11:25 am  Update from NCCPA: Pulling Back the Curtain  - Greg Thomas, PA-C Emeritus, MPH  
11:25 am -12:30 pm  Lunch Taneycomo B
12:30-1:25 pm Diet dilemmas: knowing facts from fiction when prescribing nutritional interventions - Christine Kessler, ANP-BC  

1:30-2:25 pm 

Obesity in the Primary Care Setting - Lindsey Gelber, RD  
2:30-3:25 pm Cardiodymetabolism: addressing system inflammation and cardiovascular disease - Christine Kessler, ANP-BC  
3:30-4:25 pm  Why it's time to embrace surgical weight loss - Matt Simpson, MD  
4:30-5:25 pm  COVID 19 - Robin Trotman, DO  
6:30-8:30 pm  Keeter Center Social Event - "Heart & Art" of Clinical Practice -  Christine Kessler, ANP-BC  

Friday 7/23

 Time   Location 
6:30 am -5:00 pm Registration Fall Creek
7:00-8:30 am Breakfast Bar Compton Ferry
7:00 am - 4:00 pm  Exhibit Hall Open Exhibit Hall B 
7:00 am -6:00 pm  PA Lounge Short Creek 4
7:30-8:25 am  Hernia Repair - Timothy Woods, MD  
8:30-9:25 am Suicide Prevention - Bethany Harris, MSW, LCWS & Lila Dibaitis, MSW, LCSW  
9:30-10:25 am  Post Traumatic Stress Disorder - Bethany Harris, MSW, LCWS & Lila Dibaitis, MSW, LCSW  
10:25-11:45 am  Exclusive Exhibit Hall Break  Exhibit Hall B
11:45 am -1:00 pm  Lunch with CME Taneycomo B
1:00-1:55 pm Functional Neurologic Syndrome - Robert Medley, NP-C  
2:00-2:55 pm  Varicose veins may be more than just a cosmetic concern - Laura Ross, PA-C  
2:55-3:55 pm  Exclusive Exhibit Hall Break Exhibit Hall B
3:55-4:50 pm  The Traumatic Spleen - Tessa Woods, DO
4:55-5:50 pm  Updates in GYN Cancer - Molly Greenwade, MD

Saturday 7/13

Time    Location 
7:00-10:00 am  Registration  Fall Creek
7:00-8:30 am Breakfast Bar Compton Ferry
7:00 am - 6:00 pm  PA Lounge Short Creek 4
7:30 - 8:25 am  Acute and Chronic Effects of SARS-CoV-2 infection on the Lungs - Terry Coulter, MD  
8:30-9:25 am Type 2 Diabetes - Adam Maass, MD  
9:30-10:25 am  Benign Ovarian Disorders - P. Michael Kidder, DO  
10:30-11:25 am  Primary Care Potpourri - Shelby Hahn, MD  
11:25 am - 12:30 pm  Lunch  Taneycomo B
12:30-1:25 pm  Upper Respiratory Infections in the Pediatric Patient - Shelby Hahn, MD  
1:30-2:25 pm

 Vascular Screening Update - Andrea Applegate, PA-C

2:30-3:25 pm  Gout - Anne Winkler, MD  
3:30-4:25 pm  Lipid Update - Andrea Applegate, PA-C  
4:25-4:40 pm  Closing Remarks  

Schedule subject to change.

General Sessions in Short Creek 1-3

 This activity has been reviewed by the AAPA Review Panel and is compliant with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 25.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

This activity was planned in accordance with AAPA CME Standards for Live Programs and for Commercial Support of Live Program

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