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Meetings & CMEs

SATURDAY!  Primary Care Update in Urology: Assessment and Management of Urologic Conditions

Course Medical Director: Robert Hanley, M.D., Anne Arundel Urology,  Associate Chair of Surgery
Executive Directors: Cathy Copertino, BSN, MS, OCN, Executive Director DeCesaris Cancer Institute
Maura Callanan, MS, MBA, Executive Director, Women’s and Children’s and Surgery
Presentations by:  Robert Hanley, M.D.,  David McDermott, Sr., M.D., Edward Zagula, M.D., Juddson Chason, M.D., Jiakai Zhu, M.D.,
David McDermott, Jr., M.D., Jason Taksey, M.D., Luqman Dad, M.D., John Danneberger, M.D.,  Mara Holton, M.D.,
Kay Hoskey, M.D.
Date: Saturday, April 18th
Registration: 7:30 am
Presentations: 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Doordan Institute
Target Audience: All interested Medical and Nursing Staff
CME Credits: 4CAT1CME
Registration Fee:  $25.00
Register Online: askAAMC.org/Urology CME or by calling 443-481-5555

 

May Ethics Educational Forum
Under the direction of: Joe Moser, M.D. and Terry Walman, M.D.
Topic:  The Ethics of Cost-Conscious Medical Practice
Presented by:  Barry Meisenberg, M.D., Chair for Quality Improvement and Healthcare Systems Research
and Medical Director of the DeCesaris Cancer Institute
Date:  Wednesday, May 6th
Time:  12:30 pm
Location: Doordan Institute
CME: 1CAT1CME/CEU’s
Objectives: discuss the ethics of caring for societal costs while simultaneously caring for an individual patient, discuss the ethics of not caring for societal costs while caring for an individual patient, -discuss the wide variety of new insurer programs that encourage cost-conscious care
Target Audience:  All interested Medical and Nursing Staff and AAMC Employees are invited to join in discussion of this important topic.

May Medicine Department M&M Conference
Under the direction of: George Samaras, M.D.
Cases under the direction of:  Kanak Patel, M.D.
Date: Wednesday, May 6th
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Doordan Institute
CME Credit: 1CAT1CME
Objectives: modify behavior to maximize patient outcomes; apply new knowledge into clinical practice; foster new interdisciplinary relationships to enhance
quality patient care; use evidence based medicine to change or modify clinical pathways.
Target Audience: All interested Medical and Nursing Staff
Dinner will be provided at 5:30 pm

 

May Surgical Services Quality Forum/Grand Rounds – New Format!
Under the direction of:  Adrian Park, M.D. and Alex Gandsas, M.D., Robert Hanley, M.D.,
Date: Friday, May 8th
Topic:  Diabetes: A Surgical Disease?
Presenter:   Philip Schauer, M.D., Cleveland Clinic, Director of the Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Department of Surgery
Note:  Dr. Schauer is recognized as one of the outstanding bariatric surgeons in the world.  He is one of the originators  of the thought that
Diabetes may be a surgical disease. This topic will be of interest to any Medical and Nursing Staff who care for patients with Diabetes. 
Time: 6:30 am – Surgical Services Quality Forum and M&M Case 7:15 am – Grand Rounds
Location: Doordan Institute
CME Credit: 2CAT1CME  **You will receive 2 credits if attending both sessions.  You will receive 1 credit if attending only one segment.

Target Audience: All interested Medical and Nursing Staff and other Health Professionals
Light breakfast will be available

May Pediatric Service Lecture
Presented by: Ramona Seidel, M.D. and Ann Caldwell, Nutrition Services Coordinator, AAMC Community Health & Wellness Center
Topic: Pediatric Eating Disorders
Date: Tuesday, May 12th (Please note date change for this meeting only)
Dinner: 6:00 pm
Presentation: 6:30 pm
Location: Doordan Institute
Target Audience: Pediatricians, FP’s, W&C Staff and all other interested Medical and Nursing Staff
CME Credit: 1CAT1CME
May Medicine Department Grand Rounds
Department Chair of Medicine: George Samaras, M.D.
Director of Grand Rounds: Robert Greenfield, M.D.
Topic: Appropriate Opioid Prescribing and Access to Addiction Treatment Services**
**This activity will satisfy the Board of Physicians mandate that all licensees have at least one hour of continuing education dedicated to appropriate
   pain medication management.
Presented by: Ray Hoffman, M.D., Medical Director, AAMC Division of Mental Health & Substance Abuse
and Vladimir Demidov, M.D., AAMG Mental Health Specialists
Date: Wednesday, May 20th
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Doordan Institute
Objectives: Target Audience: All interested Medical and Nursing Staff
CME Credits: 1CAT1CME
Dinner will be provided at 5:30 pm