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Free Continuing Medical Education Symposium

Primary Care Update 2014

Program Agenda

Friday, May 16, 2014

7:30 – 8 AM

REGISTRATION

8 – 8:15 AM

Welcome
Kenric M. Murayama, MD, FACS
Chair, Department of Surgery
Program Director, General Surgery Residency Program, Abington Memorial Hospital


  PREOPERATIVE EVALUATION

8:15 – 8:35 AM

General Issues: Labs and Medications
John J. Russell, MD
Director, Family Medicine Residency Program, Abington Memorial Hospital

8:35 – 8:55 AM

Pulmonary Issues in Pre-op Clearance
Rajeshkumar R. Patel, MD
Pulmonary Medicine
Abington Memorial Hospital

8:55 – 9:15 AM

Cardiac Issues in Pre-operative Evaluation
Andrew S. Fireman, MD
Cardiology Division
Abington Memorial Hospital


9:15 – 9:35 AM

The Anesthesiologist’s Perspective
Dean R. Werner, MD
Chair, Department of Anesthesiology
Abington Memorial Hospital

  UPDATE ON HERNIA MANAGEMENT

9:35 – 9:55 AM

The Patient with a Groin Lump
Seth L. Newman, MD, FACS
Department of Surgery
Abington Memorial Hospital


9:55 – 10:15 AM

The Patient with "Bulge" in Area of Repaired Hernia
Kristin M. Noonan, MD
Associate Director, Surgical Residency Program, Abington Memorial Hospital

10:15 – 10:35 AM

Giant Hiatal Hernias
Robert K. Josloff, MD, FACS
Associate Director, Surgical Residency Program, Abington Memorial Hospital

10:35 – 10:50 AM

Break

  UPDATE ON COLORECTAL DISEASE

10:50 – 11:30 AM

Laproscopic Surgery for Colon Cancer and Management of Functional Colorectal Disorders
Soo Y. Kim, MD, FACS, FASCRS
Department of Surgery
Abington Memorial Hospital

11:30 – 11:50 AM

Rectal Cancer Update
Steven A. Fassler, MD, FACS, FASCRS
Director, Colorectal Surgery
Abington Memorial Hospital

  SOLID ORGAN CANCERS

11:50 AM – 12:10 PM

The Pancreatic Mass
Michael L. Nussbaum, MD, FACS
Department of Surgery
Abington Memorial Hospital

12:10 – 12:30 PM

The Patient with a Liver Lesion
Ho Pak, MD, FACS
Department of Surgery
Abington Memorial Hospital

12:30 – 1:15 PM

Lunch

Afternoon Session Moderator: John J. Russell, MD
Director, Family Medicine Residency Program
Abington Memorial Hospital

1:15 – 2 PM

The Patient Who Refuses Blood
Rachel L. Ramirez, MD, FACP
Associate Program Director
Internal Medicine Residency Program
Abington Memorial Hospital

  CANCER IN THE FEMALE PATIENT

2 – 2:30 PM

The Breast Mass
James T. Moore, MD, FACS
Department of Surgery
Abington Memorial Hospital

2:30 – 3 PM

The Patient with an Abnormal Mammogram
Linda B. Griska, MD
Director, Breast Health Program
Abington Memorial Hospital

3 – 3:30 PM

Ovarian Mass - Surgery or Not?
Mark S. Shahin, MD
Chief, Clinical Gynecologic Oncology
Abington Memorial Hospital

3:30 – 3:45 PM

Break

  CARDIOTHORACIC SURGERY

3:45 – 4:15 PM

The Pulmonary Nodule That Needs Excision
Colleen B. Gaughan, MD
Cardiothoracic Surgery
Abington Memorial Hospital

4:15 – 4:45 PM

New Approaches to Aortic Valve Replacement
Mauricio Garrido, MD
Surgical Director
Heart Rhythm Center

Abington Memorial Hospital



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