Who Should Attend?

  • Practicing Physicians (osteopathic and allopathic)
  • Office Managers
  • Osteopathic Professional Leadership
  • Interns/Fellows
  • Residents
  • Medical Students

Schedule at a Glance

Thursday, January 24, 2019

12 - 5 p.m.

Registration

1 - 2 p.m.

Glyphosate and Beyond:  The Secret Ingredient Behind Neuroimmune Inflammation and Metabolic Challenges
Shanhong Lu, MD, PhD; Mt Shasta Integrative Medicine

2 - 3 p.m.

How to Build Your Practice's Social Presence
Kristin Parker; Lexicon + Co.

3 - 3:15 p.m.

Refreshment Break  

3:15 - 4:15 p.m.

Common Illnesses Seen in Family Medicine

4:15 - 5:15 p.m.

Medical Cannabis
Matthew Atwood; LoneStar Life Sciences

5:15 - 6:15 p.m.

Reversing Diabetic Neuropathy
Stephen Dalton, DO; Covenant Health System
     

Friday, January 25, 2019

7 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Registration

7 - 8:30 a.m.

Breakfast in Exhibit Hall

8 - 9 a.m.

Texas Medical Board - 2019 Update (Ethics Credit)
Stephen Brint Carlton, JD; Texas Medical Board

9 - 10 a.m.

Weight Loss Diets
Heather Aguirre, DO

10 - 10:30 a.m.

Refreshment Break in Exhibit Hall

10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

A Review of the Management of Anxiety in the Primary Care Setting
Lori Kels, MD, MPH; University of the Incarnate Word

11:30 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.

Lunch on Your Own

1:15 - 2:15 p.m.

Common Dermatological Issues
Rick Lin, DO; Dermatology Clinic of McAllen

2:15 - 3:15 p.m.

Rheumatologic Laboratory Tests
Lt. Col. Erica Hill, DO, FACP, FACR; US Air Force, Medical Corps

3:15 - 3:45 p.m.

Refreshment Break in Exhibit Hall

3:45 - 5 p.m.

Antibiotic Resistance/Stewardship
Carl Vartian, MD; HCA Gulf Coast Division

5 - 6:30 p.m.

Welcome Reception in Exhibit Hall
     

Saturday, January 26, 2019

7 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Registration

7 - 8:30 a.m.

Breakfast in Exhibit Hall

8 - 9 a.m.

Immunotherapy in Lung Cancer
Theodore Pollock, DO; Cancer Treatment Centers of America

9 - 10 a.m.

Advancements in GI
Monte Troutman, DO; UNT Health Sciences Center

9 - 11:30 a.m.

Student/Resident Poster Session Contest

10 - 10:30 a.m.

Refreshment Break in Exhibit Hall

10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

"Dazed and Confused" Contemporary Recognition and Management of Sports Related Concussions
Paul Saenz, DO; Sports Medicine Associates

11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Town Hall Meeting/Legislative Update and Luncheon
  General Workshop Student Workshop

1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

OMT Without a Table
Sajid Surve, DO; UNTHSC-TCOM
Suturing, Single Use Simulators & Casting
Thomas Shima, DO; Methodist Charlton Family Medicine

2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Ask a Radiologist
Adam Ratner, MD; University of the Incarnate Word

OMT Without a Table
Sajid Surve, DO; UNTHSC-TCOM

3:30 - 3:45 p.m.

Refreshment  

3:45 - 4:45 p.m.

Texas Medical Foundation (TMF) Update
Tom Manley and Russell Kohl, DO; Texas Medical Foundation

5 - 6 p.m.

Mentor Reception

6:30 p.m

  • Women's Physician Dinner
  • TCOM Alumni Happy Hour
     

Sunday, January 27, 2019

7:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Registration  

7:30 - 8:30 a.m.

Breakfast  

8 - 9 a.m.

Surviving the Storm - Remaining an Independent Physician Practice
Reed Tinsley, CPA

9 - 10 a.m.

Xiphoidalgia Osteopathic Diagnosis with Surgical Management
Albert Yurvati, DO, PhD, FACOS, FICS, FAHA; UNT Health Science Center
 

10 - 10:15 a.m.

Refreshment Break  

10:15 - 11:15 a.m.

How Health Sciences Libraries Can Contribute to the Practicing Physician (Risk Mgmt Credit)
Darrell Schmick, MLS; University of the Incarnate Word

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

The Top 15 Things that Get You in Trouble with Your Board (Ethics/Risk Mgmt Credit)
Jeff McDonald, JD and Jon Porter, JD; McDonald Mackay Porter & Weitz, LLP

12:15 p.m.

Adjourn  

 
Accreditation

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 21.5 AOA Category 1-A credits* and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician's participation in this activity. 

*Includes attendance to all lectures/workshops and meals.