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Thursday, October 8, 2015

6.75 CME hours
Campus Sessions
Midwestern University
555 31st Street
Downers Grove, IL 60515

Time

Topic

Speaker*

8:30 am - 9:00 am

Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:00 am - 9:10 am

Welcome and Introduction

Karen Nichols, D.O., M.A., MACOI, CS

9:10 am - 9:40 am

Obesity
-Human

Jill Patton, D.O., Advocate Health Care

9:40 am - 10:10 am

Obesity 
-Animal

Jennifer Langan, D.V.M., Dipl. ACZM, Dipl. ECZM, Zoological Medicine - University of Illinois, College of Veterinary Medicine

10:10 am -10:20 am

Question and Answer

10:20 am 10:35 am 

Break

10:35 am - 11:05 am

Pneumonia
-Animal

Lynelle Johnson, D.V.M., MS, Ph.D., University of California Davis School of Veterinary Medicine 

11:05 am - 11:35 am

Pneumonia
-Human

Craig Backous, D.O. Swedish Covenant Medical Group

11:35 am - 11:45 am

Question and Answer

11:45 am - 12:15 am 

Buffet Lunch

12:15 pm - 1:15 pm

Keynote Lecture and Lunch
- One Health Research

Patricia Olson, D.V.M., Ph.D, Consultant

1:15 pm - 1:20 pm

Question and Answer

1:20 pm - 1:50 pm

Osteochondritis Dissecans
-Human

Julie Jones, D.O., Franciscan Alliance/St. James Healthcare

1:50 pm - 2:20 pm

Osteochondritis Dissecans
-Animal

Michael Jaffe, D.V.M., M.S., DACVS, Midwestern University College of Veterinary Medicine

2:20 pm -2:30 pm

Question and Answer

2:30 pm - 2:45 pm

Break

2:45 pm - 3:15 pm

Epilepsy
-Animal

Ned Patterson, D.V.M., Ph.D., DipACVIM (SAIM), University of Minnesota Veterinary Clinical Sciences 

3:15 pm - 3:45 pm

Epilepsy
-Human

Thomas F. Minahan, Jr., D.O., FACOEP, Arrowhead Regional Medical Center

3:45 pm - 3:55 pm

Question and Answer

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Child Passenger Safety and Cognitive DistractionsBeth Mosher, Director of Public Affairs, AmericanAutomobile Association

Friday, October 9, 2015

7 CME hours
DoubleTree Hotel
The Doubletree
1909 Spring Road
Oak Brook, IL 60523

Time

Topic

Speaker*

7:15 am - 7:45 am

Registration and Continental Breakfast

7:45 am - 8:45 am

Pharmacologic Update: New Cardiac
Drugs for Arrhythmias Management

Brian Cryder, Pharm.D., BCACP, CACP, Advocate Medical Group

8:45 am - 9:45 am

Infectious Disease Update, Ebola,
Measles & Whooping Cough

Balbina Plotkin, Ph.D., M.Ed.

9:45 am - 10:00 am

Break

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Approach to Diagnosis and Treatment
of Chronic Cough

Brian Poustinchian, D.O., Northwestern University Medicine Regional Medical Group

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Diagnosis of Unexplained Fever

Mia Taormina, D.O., FACOI, DuPage Medical Group

CCOM Alumni Assocation Awards Luncheon

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Awards Luncheon

2015 Award Honorees

Ward Perrin, D.O. Distinguished Service Award:
Kathryn R. Burke, D.O. '86

Outstanding Achievement:
Paul Allegretti, D.O. '93
Michael S. O'Connor, D.O. '84
Stephen A. Roskam, D.O. '80

Emerging Leader:
Ryan J. Barrett, D.O. '01

President's Citation:
Sharee L. Chance-Lawson, D.O. '01

Time

Topic

Speaker*

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Cardiology Update: Acute
Pulmonary Embolism

Steve Attanasio, D.O., Swedish Covenant Hospital

2:30 pm - 2:45 pm

Break

2:45 pm - 4:45 pm 

Seizures: What's Shake'n

Thomas F. Minahan, Jr., D.O., FACOEP, Arrowhead Regional Medical Center

CCOM ALUMNI reunion

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Reunion cocktail reception and
class photographs

7:30 pm - 11:00 pm 

CCOM Reunion honoring classes
ending in 0's and 5's

Saturday, October 10, 2015

7.25 CME hours
DoubleTree Hotel
The Doubletree
1909 Spring Road
Oak Brook, IL 60523

Time

Topic

Speaker*

7:15 am - 7:45 am

Registration and Continental Breakfast

7:45 am - 8:45 am

Depression

Sachin J. Bhalerao, D.O., Alexian Brothers Medical Center            

8:45 am - 9:45 am

Traumatic Brain Injury and Motor Vehicle Accidents:A Further Understanding Causality, Spectrum of Symptomsand Approach to Treatment

Robert G. Kohn, D.O., Kohn Osteopathic Medical Group

9:45 am - 10:00 am 

Break

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Dermatology

Kimberly Huntington-Alfano, D.O.

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Chronic Renal Failure: Ways to Prevent Dialysis

Mary S. Hammes, D.O., University of Chicago Medicine

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

W. Don Craske, D.O., M.D. - George Caleel, D.O. Legacy Lecture

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Breast Cancer: Screening, Diagnosis & Treatment

Lawrence Schilder, D.O., Silver Cross Hospital

2:00 pm - 2:15 pm

Break

2:15 pm - 3:30 pm

One Health Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine

Kurt Heinking, D.O., FAAO

3:30 pm

Adjourn

 *Speakers subject to change

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Fees and Registration

CCOM Reunion
 

Details & Hotel Accommodations