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Free Continuing Medical Education Symposium

Gitlin Primary Care Update

Friday, October 1, 2021
Jefferson Abington Hospital
Virtual Conference

Program Agenda



8 – 8:15 AM

John J. Russell, MD
Chair, Department of Family Medicine
Jefferson Abington Hospital

Morning Moderator:

Neil S. Skolnik, MD
Associate Director, Family Medicine Residency Program
Jefferson Abington Hospital

8:15 – 9 AM

What’s New in General Surgery
Robert K. Josloff, MD
Director, Surgical Residency Program
Surgery Division
Jefferson Abington Hospital

9 – 9:45 AM

Migraine Management 2021
Brad C. Klein, MD
Medical Director, Headache Center
Neurology Division
Jefferson Abington Hospital

9:45 – 10:30 AM

Care of the Patient with Breast Cancer After Surgery
Stefania E. Nolano, DO
Director, Breast Program
Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery, Sidney Kimmel Medical College
Jefferson Abington Hospital

10:30 – 11 AM


11 – 11:45 AM

Use of Antibiotics in Children: Pediatric Antibiotic Stewardship
Christopher J. Wilbur, MD
Nemours Children's Health
Jefferson Abington Hospital

11:45 AM – 12:30 PM

Congestive Heart Failure 2021
Donald C. Haas, MD
Medical Director, Ventricular Assist Device Program
Co-Director, Comprehensive Heart Failure Program
Cardiology Division
Jefferson Abington Hospital

12:30 – 1:30 PM


Afternoon Moderator:

John J. Russell, MD

1:30 – 2:15 PM

Treatment Strategies in Opiate Use Disorder
Susan K. Fidler, MD
Assistant Director, Family Medicine Residency Program

Aaron Sutton, LCSW
Behavioral Health Faculty, Abington Family Medicine
Chief Wellness Officer, Graduate Medical Education
Jefferson Abington Hospital

2:15 – 3 PM

Choosing Wisely in the Care of Geriatric Patients
Todd H. Goldberg, MD
Chief of Geriatric Medicine
Geriatric Fellowship Program Director
Jefferson Abington Hospital

3 – 3:15 PM


3:15 – 4:45 PM

Top Articles in Primary Care
John J. Russell, MD
Neil S. Skolnik, MD