July 25 - 27, 2019
Pre-Conference Workshops July 24

Orlando, Florida

Agenda

 

Wednesday, JULY 24, 2019

8:30 AM – 11:45 AM

Optional Workshop: 12-Lead EKG Interpretation for Primary Care Providers
Sally K. Miller, PhD, APN, FAANP
Mary Ellen Roberts, DNP, RN, APN-C, FAANP, FAAN, FNAP

1:30 PM – 4:45 PM

Optional Spirometry Workshop
Mary Lou Hayden, RN, MS, FNP-BC, AE-C
Michelle R. Dickens, FNP*

1:30 PM – 4:45 PM

Optional Kidney Workshop
Denise Link, MPAS, PA-C, FNKF

 

Thursday, JULY 25, 2019

7:00 AM

Breakfast/Exhibits

8:15 AM – 8:30 AM

Course Overview

8:30 AM – 9:15 AM

The Differential Diagnosis of Chest Pain: Who Needs the EKG?
Sally K. Miller, PhD, APN, FAANP

9:15 AM – 10:00 AM

Hypertension and Renal Disease: It Really Isn’t that Difficult, Trust me!
Denise Link, MPAS, PA-C, FAHA

10:00 AM – 10:15 AM

Q & A Panel

10:15 AM – 10:45 AM

Break/Exhibits

10:45 AM – 11:30 AM

Asthma: Guideline-Informed Practice
Mary Lou Hayden, RN, MS, FNP-BC, AE-C

11:30 AM – 12:15 PM

Severe and Difficult Asthma:  Differential Diagnosis, Phenotypes, Genotypes, and Precision Medicine for the Primary Care Practitioner
Michelle R. Dickens, FNP*

12:15 PM – 12:30 PM

Q & A Panel

12:30 PM – 12:45 PM

Lunch

12:45 PM – 1:45 PM

Luncheon Symposium

1:45 PM – 2:00 PM

Dessert Break/Exhibits

2:00 PM - 2:45 PM

Valvular Heart Disease and Endocarditis
Sally K. Miller, PhD, APN, FAANP

2:45 PM - 3:30 PM

Heart Failure for Primary Care: Case Studies
Daniel Thomas Thibodeau, MHP, PA-C, DFAAPA

3:30 PM – 3:45 PM

Q & A Panel

3:45 PM – 4:30 PM

Recurrent Infections: Is It Current Viral Exposures or Something More Sinister, Primary Immune
Deficiency?

Brian Bizik, PA-C

4:30 PM – 5:15 PM

COPD: Updated 2019 GOLD Guidelines
Gabriel Ortiz, MPAS, PA-C, DFAAPA

5:15 PM - 5:30 PM

Q & A Panel

 

Friday, JULY 26, 2019

7:00 AM – 8:00 AM

Breakfast Symposium

8:15 AM – 9:00 AM

Finally, Some Real Options to Control Severe Dyslipidemia
John G. McGinnity, MS, PA-C, DFAAPA

9:00 AM – 9:45 AM

The Thyroid and the Heart: How to Avoid a Clinical Catastrophe
Christine Kessler MN, ANP-BC, CNS, BC-ADM, FAANP

9:45 AM – 10:00 AM

Q & A Panel

10:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Break/Exhibits

10:30 AM – 11:15 AM

Cardiology Pharmacology: Testing your Knowledge – An Interactive Presentation
Daniel Thomas Thibodeau, MHP, PA-C, DFAAPA

11:15 AM – 12:00 PM

Cardiac Cases & Lessons Learned: How Not to Lose Your License
John G. McGinnity, MS, PA-C, DFAAPA

12:00 PM – 12:15 PM

Q & A Panel

12:15 PM – 12:30 PM

Lunch

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM

Luncheon Symposium (1.0 Additional CME Credit)

1:30 PM – 1:45 PM

Dessert Break/Exhibits

1:45 PM – 2:30 PM

Chronic Sinusitis: Guidelines-based Treatment Approaches
Brian Bizik, PA-C

2:30 PM – 3:15 PM

Respiratory Case Studies
Mary Lou Hayden, RN, MS, FNP-BC, AE

3:15 PM – 3:30 PM

Q & A Panel

3:30 PM – 4:15 PM

A Global Approach to Coronary Artery Diseases (CAD) and Improving Outcomes    
Daniel Thomas Thibodeau, MHP, PA-C, DFAAPA

4:15 PM – 5:00 PM

Understanding Ways to Improve Survival in a Coronary Artery Diseases (CAD) Patient with Diabetes
Christine Kessler MN, ANP-BC, CNS, BC-ADM, FAANP

5:00 PM – 5:30 PM

Q & A Panel

 

Saturday, JULY 27, 2019

7:00 AM – 8:00 AM

Breakfast Symposium

8:15 AM – 9:15 AM

Incorporating the New Hypertension Guidelines into Your Clinical Practice
Leslie L. Davis, PhD, RN, ANP-BC, FAANP, FPCNA, FAHA 

9:15 AM – 10:15 AM

Lower Respiratory Infections in the Primary Care Office: Pneumonia and Bronchitis
Wendy L. Wright, DNP(c), ANP-BC, FNP-BC

10:15 AM – 10:30 AM

Stretch Break

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Women and Heart Disease: Symptom Recognition and Moving to Care
Leslie L. Davis, PhD, RN, ANP-BC, FAANP, FPCNA, FAHA  

11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

KEYNOTE ADDRESS:
Chronic Cough: Is the Source the Upper Airway, Lower Airway, Gut,
Heart or in the Head?

 Wendy L. Wright, DNP(c), ANP-BC, FNP-BC

12:30 PM

Summit Adjournment

 

 

 

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