Primary Care Symposium
Primary Care Symposium
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Continuing Medical Education

14th Annual Primary Care Symposium

Roper St. Francis Physician Partners Presents the 14th Annual Primary Care Symposium

Join us for a multidisciplinary approach to wellness and disease prevention and management. Our upcoming primary care symposium will provide concise, comprehensive information for the clinical practitioner addressing updates in cardiology, endocrinology, anticoagulant therapies, nutrition and Alzheimer’s Disease. In addition, Pediatric Advanced Life Support is provided for pediatricians, family practitioners and advanced practitioners who wish to recertify.

Saturday, December 6, 2014, 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

The Country Club of Charleston, 1 Country Club Road, Charleston, SC 29412

$50 includes breakfast, lunch and education credits (7.25 hours category 1)

Roper St. Francis is accredited by the South Carolina Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Roper St. Francis designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Registration is required. Please register by calling (843) 402-CARE (2273) or register now.

Accommodation Suggestion:
SpringHill Suites Downtown/Riverview
98 Ripley Point Dr. Charleston, SC 29407
(843) 571-1711

 

Agenda

 

7:30 - 8 a.m.

Breakfast, registration and material pick-up

 
8 a.m.

Welcome and introductions

F. Strait Fairey, MD
Board Chairman



Adult Track

8:15 a.m. State of the Art Lipid Management

John Ciccone, MD
Mt. Pleasant Cardiology

9:15 a.m. Updates in the Management of Diabetes

Sherif Yacoub, MD
Sweetgrass Endocrinology

10:15 a.m.

Left Atrial Appendage Closure in Atrial Fibrillation

Current Advances in Aortic Stenosis

Matthew O’Steen, MD
Coastal Cardiology, PA

Troy Bunting, MD
Coastal Cardiology, PA 

11:15 a.m.

Break

 
11:30 a.m. Eat Right For Life Ann Kulze, MD
Just Wellness, LLC
12:30 p.m.     

Lunch

 

Grand Ballroom
David Dunlap, President & CEO

1:30  p.m. Alzheimer’s Disease: What We Know, What We Should Know, and What We Expect to Learn in the Future Jacobo Mintzer, MD
Roper St. Francis, Clinical Biotechnology Research Institute (CBRI)
2:30 p.m. New Oral Anticoagulant Therapies Brian Lingerfelt, MD
Charleston Hematology & Oncology Associates
3:30 p.m. New Drug Updates Wayne Weart, Pharm. D
Medical University of South Carolina

 

 
Pediatric Track

8:15 – 11:15 a.m. Pediatric Advanced Life
Support (PALS)
Rich Harvey, Certified Provider
American Heart Association


 

Primary Care Symposium
Saturday, December 6
7:30 a.m.
Country Club of Charleston

Cost: $50

For more information call
(843) 402-CARE (2273)

Register now.