2021 Midwinter Conference

IOWA CHAPTER ACOFP
MIDWINTER OSTEOPATHIC FAMILY PRACTICE CONFERENCE

co-sponsored by Iowa Osteopathic Medical Association


JANUARY 15-17, 2021 | VIRTUAL FORMAT

Join from the comfort of your home or office! Can’t view all of the sessions during the three days? Don’t worry, you have until January 31st to view all sessions on demand.
 
Why attend?
·       Registration rates have been decreased and provide an even more affordable CME rate per hour!
·       Support Your Local Osteopathic Organization!
·       20 hours of AOA Category 1-A credits at a discounted rate!
·       No travel or lodging costs!

Bret Ripley, D.O., Program Chair
Shannon Remington, D.O., Board President
Laura Miller, Program Manager


PROGRAM

FRIDAY, JANUARY 15, 2021
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.          COVID - 19 Update and Lessons - Panel Featuring Rachel Reimer, PhD, Aneesa Afroze, MD,
Paul Volker, MD, Tom Benzoni, DO
9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.          BREAK for Exhibitors
9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.         Dementia: Types and Treatment - Yogesh Shah, MD
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.        Chronic Kidney Disease and the Need for Medication Changes - Jennifer Thompson, DO
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.        Case-Based Approach to Rheumatic Disease - Mark Burdt, DO
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.          Product Theatre Provided by Horizon Pharmaceuticals
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.           Hypertension: An AHA Update - Kyla Carney, DO
2:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.           BREAK for Exhibitors
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.           The State of Residency Training and the Practice of Medicine - Dean Moews, MD
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.           Updates in Medical Management of Obesity - Kara Thompson, DO
5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.           Treatment Resistant Depression - Karen Powell, DO


SATURDAY, JANUARY 16, 2021
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.            Population Preemptive Genetic Screening: Our Experience After 10,000 Patients - Catherine Hajek, MD
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.          Role of Human Gut Microbiome in Health and Diseases - Chandra Batra, MD
10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.          BREAK for Exhibitors
10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.           Injection Techniques for the Family Physician - Chad Carlson, MD
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.            Acute and Chronic Tendon Injuries - Eric Reynolds, MD
12:15 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.            Annual Membership Meeting 
12:45 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.           Product Theatre Provided by AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals
1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.             COVID-19 in Pregnant and Lactating Women - Kaaren Olesen, DO
2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.             Legislative Update - Kevin de Regnier, DO
3:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.              BREAK for Exhibitors
3:45 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.              Still Techniques (OMM) and Others for the Spine, Ribs and Sacrum, Joe Figeroa, DO and the Osteopathic Fellows


SUNDAY, JANUARY 17, 2021
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.          Nursing Home Management with an Emphasis on Behavior and Safety - Peter Hoftiezer, DO
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.        Rash in the Office - Bret Ripley, DO
10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.        BREAK for Exhibitors
10:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.          Ultrasound in the Office Lecture & Panel - Tom Benzoni, DO


To register for the program please click here.

Please note:

Registration will remain open until Friday, January 29 as all conference content is available for on demand access through January 31 per AOA approval. When you register after Thursday, January 14, please expect to receive an email with instructions to access the on demand content by 9 AM on the first business day after your registration.


Questions
Please contact the Iowa Chapter ACOFP office at (515) 282-8192 ext. 425 for additional information.