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2016 KC Safe Opioid Prescribing Workshop

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)

Friday, October 21st, 2016

2016 KC Safe Opioid Prescribing Workshop

Did you know that in Jackson County, Missouri:

  • Emergency Department visits due to opioid abuse more than quadrupled from 2004 – 2013, and
  • Inpatient hospitalizations doubled in the same time frame?

The Regional Opiates and Heroin Steering Committee and the Kansas City Quality Improvement Consortium invite you to the 2016 KC Safe Opioid Prescribing Workshop.

Audience: Primary Care Physicians, Behavioral Health Providers, Dentists

Topics: The Opioid Crisis, Chronic Pain & Behavioral Health Safe Opioid Prescribing in Primary Care & Dentistry Patient Assessment, Treatment, & Engagement Case Studies/Breakout Sessions

Speakers:   Dr. Karl Haake, Missouri Primary Care Association Dr. Richard Lillard, Community Health Center of Central Missouri Dr. William Kane, Missouri Dental Association Rachel Mutrux, Sr. Program Director, Missouri Telehealth

Network Date:             Friday, October 21, 2016
Time:             8:30 am – 3:30 pm *Registration starts at 8:00am.
Location:       Kauffman Foundation Conference Center 4801 Rockhill Rd, Kansas City, MO 64110
Cost:            Free *Lunch will be provided. Space is limited!

ADDRESSING THE OPIOID ABUSE EPIDEMIC IS AN URGENT PRIORITY!  CALL TO ACTION
–      Learn and use the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) tools on Safe Opioid Prescribing.
–      Educate patients about safe opioid use and their options for pain management.
–      Join us at 2016 KC Safe Opioid Prescribing Workshop on October 21st!
–      Go to www.TurnTheTideRx.org to join with clinicians from across the country in a simple but powerful movement to end this epidemic.

For more information, contact Nancy Rios at 816-426-5206 or at NRios@hrsa.gov

REGISTER FOR WORKSHOP

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is the primary Federal agency for improving health and achieving health equity through access to quality services, a skilled health workforce and innovative programs. HRSA’s programs provide health care to people who are geographically isolated, economically or medically vulnerable.

SLRA Presentation & Dinner – September 2016

Saint Louis University School of Medicine

St. Louis Rheumatology Association

Wednesday, September 22nd 2016

Dr. Aryeh Fischer, M.D.

Dr. Aryeh Fischer, M.D.

Update on the Treatment and Clinical Research in PAH

Dr. Aryeh Fischer, M.D. is theAssociate Professor of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology and Division of Pulmonary Sciences and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Colorado School of Medicine.

His specific area of clinical and research expertise is within systemic sclerosis and autoimmune associated lung diseases, and autoimmune interstitial lung disease in particular. He has developed clinical expertise with patients referred nationally for evaluation of autoimmune lung disease.  Dr. Fischer has served as an invited lecturer on autoimmune and interstitial lung diseases at numerous national and international pulmonary and rheumatology conferences and has numerous original research publications, review articles, and textbook chapters dealing with autoimmune interstitial lung disease.

6:00 – 6:30 pm Registration

6:30 – 9:00 pm Presentation and dinner

Nieman Marcus, Zodiac Room, Hwy 40 and

Lindbergh

REGISTER FOR CME

This live activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Washington University School of Medicine, Continuing Medical Education and St. Louis Rheumatology Association.  Washington University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  Washington University designates this live activity for a maximum of _1_ AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

It is the policy of Washington University School of Medicine, Continuing Medical Education, to ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all its educational activities.  All planners, faculty and other persons who may influence content of this CME activity have disclosed all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests. All disclosures have been reported and are indicated with their presentations.  Any potential conflicts were addressed and resolved.

 All members of the CME department have nothing to disclose.  Speakers are also expected to openly disclose inclusion of discussion of any off-label, experimental, or investigational use of drugs or devices in their presentations. Presentations are expected to be based on evidence that is accepted within the profession of medicine as adequate justification for their indication in the care of patients.  All scientific research should conform to the generally accepted standards of experimental design, data collection and analysis.

These presentations are not an endorsement of any commercial interests. These presentations are the views and experiences of the presenters.  The presenters’ views do not represent the policy or position of Washington University School of Medicine.  Washington University School of Medicine, Continuing Medical Education, is the sponsor for CME credits.

PSN 9th Annual Meeting – August 2016

PSN - Premier Specialty Network

Premier Specialty Network

Saturday, August 6th 2016

PSN 9th Annual Meeting – August 2016: Connecting Rural Hospitals with Specialists

Schedule

• 7:30 am Breakfast and registration

• 8:00 – 1:00 Presentations regarding;

• 1:00 pm Lunch

• 2:00 pm Conference ends for personal afternoon activities

• 5:15 pm Walk across the street to baseball stadium for game and dinner in private PSN box for the first 45 RSVP’s

6:15 pm – St. Louis Cardinals vs. Atlanta Braves, private PSN box with dinner for first 45 RSVP’s

Cardinals promotion night: Vintage Cardinal bobblehead

Created with all Cardinals memorabilia collectors in mind, this exclusive bobblehead will feature a throwback cardinal bird unlike any other bobblehead distributed in Busch Stadium III. This is definitely a giveaway that you will not want to miss!

SLRA Presentation & Dinner – June 2016

Saint Louis University School of Medicine

St. Louis Rheumatology Association

Wednesday, June 16th, 2016

Vibeke Strand, MD, FACP, FACR

Vibeke Strand, MD, FACP, FACR

Update on the approval of biosimilars in the United States

Vibeke Strand, MD, FACP, FACR is the Adjunct Clinical Professor for the Division of Immunology/Rheumatology at Stanford University and a Biopharmaceutical Consultant.

Dr. Strand serves a consultant in clinical research and regulatory affairs to pharmaceutical and biotech companies. She graduated from Swarthmore College with honors, attended the University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine and returned there to complete her subspecialty Rheumatology Fellowship. She was one of eight in the first Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency at Michigan State University. She has been a clinical rheumatologist for 30 years – in subspecialty practice in San Francisco, as a clinical investigator, as an IRB member and subsequently as the director of clinical research at 3 pharmaceutical and biotech companies.

6:00 – 6:30 pm Registration

6:30 – 9:00 pm Presentation and dinner

Nieman Marcus, Zodiac Room, Hwy 40 and

Lindbergh

REGISTER FOR CME

This live activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Washington University School of Medicine, Continuing Medical Education and St. Louis Rheumatology Association.  Washington University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  Washington University designates this live activity for a maximum of _1_ AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

It is the policy of Washington University School of Medicine, Continuing Medical Education, to ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all its educational activities.  All planners, faculty and other persons who may influence content of this CME activity have disclosed all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests. All disclosures have been reported and are indicated with their presentations.  Any potential conflicts were addressed and resolved.

 All members of the CME department have nothing to disclose.  Speakers are also expected to openly disclose inclusion of discussion of any off-label, experimental, or investigational use of drugs or devices in their presentations. Presentations are expected to be based on evidence that is accepted within the profession of medicine as adequate justification for their indication in the care of patients.  All scientific research should conform to the generally accepted standards of experimental design, data collection and analysis.

These presentations are not an endorsement of any commercial interests. These presentations are the views and experiences of the presenters.  The presenters’ views do not represent the policy or position of Washington University School of Medicine.  Washington University School of Medicine, Continuing Medical Education, is the sponsor for CME credits.

St. Louis Rheumatology Association

June 16, 2016

“Update on the approval of biosimilars in the United States”

Vibeke Strand, MD, FACP, FACR

Vibeke Strand, MD, FACP, FACR

Adjunct Clinical Professor
Division of Immunology/Rheumatology
Stanford University
Biopharmaceutical Consultant
6:30 – 7:00 pm Registration
7:00 – 9:00 pm Presentation and dinner
Zodiac Restaurant (2nd floor Nieman Marcus)
1701 South Lindbergh Blvd, Saint Louis, MO 63131

CME

This live activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Washington University School of Medicine, Continuing Medical Education and St. Louis Rheumatology Association.  Washington University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  Washington University designates this live activity for a maximum of _1_ AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
It is the policy of Washington University School of Medicine, Continuing Medical Education, to ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all its educational activities.  All planners, faculty and other persons who may influence content of this CME activity have disclosed all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests. All disclosures have been reported and are indicated with their presentations.  Any potential conflicts were addressed and resolved.
 All members of the CME department have nothing to disclose.  Speakers are also expected to openly disclose inclusion of discussion of any off-label, experimental, or investigational use of drugs or devices in their presentations. Presentations are expected to be based on evidence that is accepted within the profession of medicine as adequate justification for their indication in the care of patients.  All scientific research should conform to the generally accepted standards of experimental design, data collection and analysis.
These presentations are not an endorsement of any commercial interests. These presentations are the views and experiences of the presenters.  The presenters’ views do not represent the policy or position of Washington University School of Medicine.  Washington University School of Medicine, Continuing Medical Education, is the sponsor for CME credits.

SLRA Presentation & Dinner – May 2016

May 26

@ 1:30 pm

5:00 pm

 

Dinner Presentation Meeting

 

Saint Louis University School of Medicine

St. Louis Rheumatology Association

Wednesday, May 26th, 2016

Brian Mandell, MD, PhD

Brian Mandell, MD, PhD

Gout – an ancient disease with thoroughly modern therapies

Brian Mandell is chairman of academic medicine and a senior staff in Rheumatology and Immunologic Diseases, Center for Vasculitis Care and Research at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio. He is currently editor-in-chief of the Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine and is a professor of medicine at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University. He is the director of the Cleveland Clinic Internal Medicine Residency Program’s Scholarly Activity Program and the Medicine Humanities Program. He is a graduate of the Stanford Faculty Development Program in clinical teaching. Dr. Mandell has served on national education planning and writing committees for the American College of Rheumatology, the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American College of Physicians. He has published over 100 articles, chapters, and editorials in peer-reviewed publications and textbooks relating to clinical and basic aspects of medical science. He has a special interest in gout as well as multi-system inflammatory diseases.

6:00 – 6:30 pm Registration

6:30 – 9:00 pm Presentation and dinner

Nieman Marcus, Zodiac Room, Hwy 40 and

Lindbergh

REGISTER FOR CME

This live activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Washington University School of Medicine, Continuing Medical Education and St. Louis Rheumatology Association.  Washington University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  Washington University designates this live activity for a maximum of _1_ AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. It is the policy of Washington University School of Medicine, Continuing Medical Education, to ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all its educational activities.  All planners, faculty and other persons who may influence content of this CME activity have disclosed all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests. All disclosures have been reported and are indicated with their presentations.  Any potential conflicts were addressed and resolved.  All members of the CME department have nothing to disclose.  Speakers are also expected to openly disclose inclusion of discussion of any off-label, experimental, or investigational use of drugs or devices in their presentations. Presentations are expected to be based on evidence that is accepted within the profession of medicine as adequate justification for their indication in the care of patients.  All scientific research should conform to the generally accepted standards of experimental design, data collection and analysis. These presentations are not an endorsement of any commercial interests. These presentations are the views and experiences of the presenters.  The presenters’ views do not represent the policy or position of Washington University School of Medicine.  Washington University School of Medicine, Continuing Medical Education, is the sponsor for CME credits.

 

 

Details

Date:
May 26, 2016
Time:
1:30 pm – 5:00 pm
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The Zodiac

Upper Level, 100 Plaza Frontenac


St. Louis,

MO

63131

United States

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314-994-5050

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Clinical Rheumatology Symposium on the River – 1st Annual

Sponsored by Washington University School of Medicine, CME

Learning objectives: 4 hour clinical rheumatology program providing updates on 4 rheumatic diseases/disorders from the recent ACR national meeting. The four conditions are Scleroderma, Lupus, Chikugunya, Rheumatoid Arthirits.

AGENDA

Time Details
7:00 – 8:00 Breakfast and registration at Grist Mill restaurant
8:00 CME presentations at conference center
8:00 – 9:00 Introduction and lecture by Richard Brasington, M.D., F.A.C.P.
“Update on Scleroderma”
9:00 – 10:00 Jonathan Miner, M.D., Ph.D.
“Chikungunya, Is your clinic about to be overwhelmed?”
10:00 – 11:00 Round table on ACR recommendations for RA, Anne Winkler, M.D., Ph.D. and Robert Jackson, D.O.
11:00 – 12:00 Alfred Kim, M.D., Ph.D.
“Lupus treatment in 2016”
12:00EA End of CME program

CME PROVIDED BY

Washington University School of Medicine, Continuing Medical Education.

ACCREDITATION

Washington University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CREDIT

Washington University designates this live activity for a maximum of  4  AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

It is the policy of Washington University School of Medicine, Continuing Medical Education, that planners, faculty and other persons who may influence content of this CME activity disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests in order for CME staff to identify and resolve any potential conflicts of interest prior to the educational activity. Faculty must also disclose any planned discussion of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentation. Detailed disclosures will be made in activity handout materials.