(Complimentary hot breakfast included)
Presented by Kerr Russell, PLC
*This session is not eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ or ABIM MOC credit.
- Describe the new diagnostic platforms for the diagnosis of infectious diseases.
- Discuss point of care and rapid detection of pathogens in clinical samples.
- Explain risk factors for invasive candidiasis in ICU patients.
- Identify novel clinical species of Candida seen in the U.S.
- List current management strategies of candidiasis.
- Describe the importance of Antimicrobial Stewardship in the treatment of infections.
- Discuss areas of inappropriate antimicrobial use and common pitfalls during treatment of infections.
Sorabh Dhar, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Wayne State University School of Medicine; and Medical Director of Infection Prevention/Hospital Epidemiology and Antimicrobial Stewardship, John D. Dingell VA Medical Center
Hossein Salimnia, PhD, ABMM, Professor of Pathology, Wayne State University School of Medicine
Infectious Diseases and the Evolution of Diagnostic Tests
Sanjay G. Revankar, MD, FIDSA, Professor of Medicine, Director, I.D. Fellowship Program, Division of Infectious Diseases, Wayne State University School of Medicine
Fungal Infections for the Internist
Incorporating Antimicrobial Stewardship Principles into Your Daily Practice
- Identify patients with asthma based on an understanding of epidemiologic data.
- Apply a systematic approach to evaluating patients with suspected asthma.
- Discuss best practices in the accurate diagnosis of asthma.
- Explain current treatment recommendations of asthma for adults and children.
- List new treatments available for asthma.
Martin Dubravec, MD, Allergy & Asthma Specialists of Cadillac
Epidemiology of Asthma
Diagnosis and Approach to Management
New Treatments for Asthma
- Discuss common types of multiple sclerosis.
- Describe basic treatment options and recent new medications.
- Identify common types of involuntary movements.
- Explain common treatment options for common types of tremors such as Parkinson’s disease and essential tremors.
- Describe different headache types.
- Discuss commonly available headache treatment options and recent new medications.
- Identify neurological presentations that warrant neurocritical care.
- Explain recent stroke guidelines.
Rohit Marawar, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Wayne State University School of Medicine
Evanthia Bernitsas, MD, Associate Professor of Neurology; Director, Multiple Sclerosis Center, Wayne State University and Detroit Medical Center
Edwin George, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology; Director, Parkinson’s Disease Center, Wayne State University and Detroit Medical Center
Maher Fakhouri, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology; Wayne State University and Detroit Medical Center
Shishir Rao, MD, Neurocritical Care Fellow, Henry Ford Hospital
Stroke and Other Neurocritical Care
Angie Pinheiro, JD, MD, Michigan Psychiatric Society
- Describe the case for integrated behavioral health services in primary care, including the evidence for collaborative care.
- Discuss principles of integrated behavioral health care.
- Describe the roles in an integrated care team.
- Apply a primary care-oriented approach to psychiatric consultation for common behavioral health presentations.
Lori Raney, MD, Principal, Health Management Associates, Denver, Colorado
Applying the Integrated Care Approach: Practical Skills for the Consulting Psychiatrist and Primary Care Providers
* This course is held in collaboration with the American Psychiatric Association and Michigan Psychiatric Society to provide participants with the practical skills needed to work in collaborative care.
Accreditation Statement: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the American Psychiatric Association (APA). The American Psychiatric Association (APA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME for physicians.
The APA designates this live activity for a maximum of 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This course is not eligible for ABIM MOC credit.
- Identify opportunities and resources available to start referring patients to local Diabetes Prevention Programs.
- Describe the patient experience in the Diabetes Prevention Program.
- Describe how this looks in practice with real success story.
Tamah Gustafson, MPH, CPH, CHES, Diabetes Prevention Program Coordinator, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
, Manager, Practice Management and Health Information Technology, MSMS
- Describe the limitations of skin biopsy.
- Discuss the importance of clinical information.
- Express the importance of immunofluorescence.
- Distinguish the utility of genetic tests.
- Identify when to order lab testing.
- Explain underlying pathogenesis of psoriasis with clinically relevant targets.
- Apply best practices in skin cancer prevention and photoprotection.
- List treatments for psoriasis.
- Discuss co-morbid conditions associated with psoriasis.
Steve Daveluy, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Dermatology, Wayne State University School of Medicine
Darius Mehregan, MD, Hermann Pinkus Chairman of Dermatology and Associate Professor, Wayne State University School of Medicine
Diagnosing Difficult Rashes
Geoffrey Potts, MD, Dermatologist, University Physician Group Dermatology
Updates in Psoriasis
Sun Protection and Skin Cancer in 2019