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Educational Objectives & Course Schedule


EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES

Upon completion of this course, physicians and physician assistants will:

1. Evaluate gastroenterology illnesses
2. Demonstrate prevention and treatment of deep vein thrombosis prophylaxis and guidelines for treatment in the inpatient setting
3. Identify steps to begin clinical research
4. Summarize principles of end of life care
5. Understand how to alleviate headache pain
6. Apply OMM skills acquired in class and in interactive case based hands on sessions
7. Describe options for pain management
8. Identify breast cancer screening guidelines and imaging modalities
9. Discuss food virology
10. Convey accurate information on medical marijuana
11. Recite updates for use of the pap smear
12. Achieve Safe Use of Opioid REMS
13. Acquire updates for treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
14. Recognize treatment options for sleep disorders
15. List aspects changing the face of medicine
16. Utilize billing codes for osteopathic medicine
17. Understand and describe upcoming options for pharmalogic treatment
18. Identify the link between nutrition and heart disease

Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 8 hours
Westin Lombard, Harry Caray's Conference Center
70 Yorktown Center, Lombard, IL

7:45 - 8:15 am              
Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:15 - 9:15 am              
Gastroenterology Cases, Brian Poustinchian, D.O.
9:15 - 10:15 am            
DVT Prophylaxis and Guidelines in Inpatient Setting, Bety C. Ciobanu, M.D.
10:15 - 10:30 am          
Break
10:30 - 11:30 am         
"Now That Was Cool" - Gateway to the "How to"of Clinical Research, Balbina Plotkin, Ph.D., M.Ed.
11:30 am - 12:30 pm  
Key Note: The Most Osteopathic Time of Life, Karen J. Nichols, D.O., M.A., MACOI, CS
12:30 - 1:30 pm            
Taking the Pain Out of Headaches, Melanie Jessen, D.O.
1:30 - 2:00 pm
Move from Westin Lombard to MWU Campus
Transportation provided - Westin Lombard shuttle bus

Midwestern University Campus
555 31st Street
Downers Grove, IL


TRACK I
OMM Skills Lab
Science Hall


2:00 - 3:30 pm
Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine, Kurt Heinking, D.O., FAAO
3:30 - 4:00 pm
OMM Practicum, Kurt Heinking, D.O., FAAO
4:00 - 4:15 pm
Break
4:15 - 5:15 pm
OMM Practicum, Kurt Heinking, D.O., FAAO

TRACK II
Procedures Technique Lab

Procedure Lab 

2:00 - 3:00 pm
Pain Management, Laurie Clark, D.O.
3:00 - 3:15 pm
Break
3:15 - 4:15 pm
Procedures Techniques Lab, Anwar Hussain, D.O., FACOEP, FAAEM
4:15 - 5:15 pm
Procedures Techniques Lab, Anwar Hussain, D.O., FACOEP, FAAEM
5:15 pm
Return to Westin Lombard
Transportation provided - Westin Lombard shuttle bus

Friday, September 12, 2014 - 7 hours
Westin Lombard, Magnolia Ballroom
70 Yorktown Center, Lombard, IL

7:15 - 7:45 am
Registration and Continental Breakfast
7:45 - 8:45 am
Breast Cancer Diagnosis - Screening Guidelines and Imaging Modalities; A Case, Kenneth Segel, M.D.
8:45 - 9:45 am
Food Virology, Alvin Lee, Ph.D., Illinois Institute of Technology
9:45 - 10:00 am
Break
10:00 - 11:00 am
Weeding Out the Truth About Medical Marijuana, Walter Prozialeck, Ph.D.
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Diagnosis and Management of Asthma, Rachel Klamo, D.O., M.S.
12:00 - 1:30 pm
Alumni Annual Business Meeting and Awards Luncheon
1:30 - 2:30 pm
New Guidelines and Update for Pap Smear, Kristopher Bedi, D.O.
2:30 - 2:45 pm
Break
2:45 - 3:45 pm
ER/LA Opioid REMS: Balancing Safe Use and Rish to Improve Patient Care, CO*RE Program**
3:45 - 4:45 pm
ER/LA Opioid REMS: Balancing Safe Use and Risk to Improve Patient Care, CO*RE Program**

Harry Caray's, Waveland and Sheffield Rooms
CCOM Reunion

6:30 - 7:30 pm
Cocktail Reception and Class Photographs
7:30 - 11:00 pm
Dinner Dance and Reunion - Open to AllReunion honoring classes ending in 4's and 9's

Saturday, September 13, 2014 - 7 hours
Westin Lombard, Magnolia Ballroom
70 Yorktown Center, Lombard, IL

7:15 - 7:45 am
Registration and Continental Breakfast
7:45 - 8:45 am
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases, Harald Lausen, D.O., M.A., and Norah Baker, M.D.
8:45 - 9:45 am
Ultra Sound, P. John Konicki, D.O.
9:45 - 10:00 am
Break
10:00 am - 11:00 am
The Changing Face of Medicine, Richard F. Multack, D.O., M.B.A., FOCOO
11:00 - 12:00 pm
Coding for D.O. Physicians, Kavin Williams, CPC, American Osteopathic Association
12:00 - 1:00 pm
W. Don Craske, D.O., M.D. Memorial Luncheon Lecture, Kathryn R. Burke, D.O.
1:00 - 2:00 pm
Sleep Disorders, Kuljeet (Kelly) Gill, M.D.
2:00 - 2:10 pm
Break
2:10 - 3:10 pm
Pharmacological Update, Brian Cryder, Pharm.D., BCACP, CACP
3:10 pm
Adjourn

* 22 Hours of AOA Category 1-A CME Anticipated. Speaker and session changes will be updated in the course syllabus.

** Content for this activity is provided by CO*RE. CCOM has not received funding form CO*RE to support this activity.The CO*RE EL/LA Opioids REMS initiative is supported by an independent educational grant from ER/LA OpioidAnalgesics REMS Program Companies (RPC). Please see www.er-la-opioidREMS.com for a listing of the membercompanies. This activity is intended to be fully compliant with the ER/LA Opioids Analgesic REMS educationrequirements issued by the FDA. The two hour course is provided at no cost.

LINKS

CRC Details & Hotel Accomodations

CCOM Reunion

CRC Fees and Registration

CRC/Runion Online Registration