TOMA and the TXACOFP invite you to attend the 16th Annual Convention. This year's convention will be held in-person and virtually, June 9 - 11, 2023 at the University of the Incarnate Word - School of Osteopathic Medicine (UIW-SOM), 7615 Kennedy Hill Dr, San Antonio, TX.

Join fellow osteopathic physicians from across the state for thought-provoking lectures, valuable networking opportunities, and ample time to share best practices. 

Schedule at a Glance

Friday, June 9, 2023 
8 - 9 a.m.

Venous Insufficiency: The Vascular Disease Costing Billions that No One Teaches About
Thomas Eidson, DO; Atlas Vein Care

9 - 10 a.m.

Obesity Prevalence and Impact on Weight Management has on M&M, What Role Do GLP-1 Have?
Edwin Davila, DO, MS, CISSN

10 - 10:30 a.m.

Refreshment Break

10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Double Trouble: The Opioid Epidemic Meets COVID-19 (OPIOID)
Sahar Soliman, PhD, RPh; SHSU-COM

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Marching to the Beat of their Own Drum: The Unique Primary Care Needs of the Performing Artist
James Aston, DO; UNTHSC-TCOM

12:30 - 1:45 p.m.

Lunch on Your Own

1:45 - 2:45 p.m.

Pediatric Obesity: A Multi-Disciplinary Overview of the Evaluation and Management
Natalie Slater, MD; Jessica Bradley, PhD; and Rob Slater, MD; UIW-SOM

2:45 - 3:45 p.m.

To Code or Not to Code: That is the Question
Martha Danhof, DO

3:45 - 4:15 p.m.

Refreshment Break

4:15 - 5:15 p.m.

Intro to Ayurveda
Jim Davis, DO; Integrative Wellness Center, Maharishi International University

5:15 - 6:15 p.m.

Insecurity, Broccoli, and a Professional Life in Medicine (ETHICS)
W. Robert Kiser, MD; UIW-SOM

6:15 - 7:30 p.m. Networking Reception sponsored by UIW-SOM
Saturday, June 10, 2023
8 - 9 a.m.

Stats and Guidelines in Pain Management: Where Have We Been and Where are We Going (OPIOID)
Kathleen Farrell, DO; Veteran's Administration

9 - 10 a.m.

What's That One Exam, Again?
Malinda Hansen, DO; UNTHSC-TCOM

10 - 10:30 a.m.

Refreshment Break

10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

OMT Without a Table
Scott Leggoe, DO; UIW-SOM 

12 - 2 p.m.

TOMA/TXACOFP Installation/Awards Luncheon

2 - 3:30 p.m.

Just Like Riding a Bike
Malinda Hansen, DO; UNTHSC-TCOM

3:30 - 3:45 p.m.

Refreshment Break

3:45 - 5:15 p.m.

Human Trafficking: Training for Healthcare Professionals (HUMAN TRAFFICKING)
Muriel Lanford, MSN, RN, TCRN; Ransomed Life

5:15 - 5:45 p.m.

Management of Anomalous Coronary Arteries
Devin Haney, DO; UTHSC at Tyler

6:15 - 7:30 p.m. TOMA/TXACOFP Presidents' Celebration
Sunday, June 11, 2023
8 - 9 a.m.

In-Utero Surgery for Spina Bifida:  A 12 year Experience
Stephen Fletcher, DO; UTHSC at Houston, McGovern Medical School

9 - 10 a.m.

Taking the Stress out of Pain Management: Healing Relationships in Pain Management (OPIOID)
Kathleen Farrell, DO; Veteran's Administration

10 - 10:15 a.m.

Refreshment Break

10:15 - 11:15 a.m.

The Menopause Star: A New Paradigm for Teaching Menopause Management
Deanah Jibril, DO

11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Cornering Depression: Updates in the Diagnosing and Treating Depressive Disorder
Nathan Johnston, DO; Phoenix Mental Health

12:15 - 1 p.m.

Box Luncheon

1 - 2 p.m.

Communicating with Patients' Family and Friends (ETHICS)
Charles Kels, JD; US Department of Homeland Security, Office of Health Security

2 - 3 p.m.

Culinary Medicine
Scott Leggoe, DO; UIW-SOM

3 p.m. Adjourn 


The Texas Osteopathic Medical Association is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. 

The Texas Osteopathic Medical Association designates this program for a maximum of 21 AOA Category 1A credits, including 1.5 Human Trafficking credits, 3 Opioid credits, and 2 Ethics/Risk Management credits, and will report CME credits commensurate with the extent of the physician's participation in this activity. 

The TOMA/TXACOFP 16th Annual Convention has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the AOA Council on Continuing Medical Education. Attendees can earn 1 CME credit for every 60 minutes of educational time.