After careful consideration of the on-going novel coronavirus pandemic, this year’s 65th MidWinter Conference has been moved to a fully online, virtual experience. From the comfort and safety of your home, join us Jan. 29–31, 2021, for an excellent experience as we provide the high-quality continuing medical education (CME) you’ve come to expect through a secure interactive digital platform.  

Who Should Attend?

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

Conference Agenda

Friday, January 29, 2021

8 - 9 a.m.

Evidence Behind the Use of Common Vitamins and Supplements (or not)
Shannon Ramsey-Jimenez, DO

9 - 10 a.m.

Mental Health During a Pandemic
Theresa Murphy

10 - 10:15 a.m.

Break

10:15 - 11:15 a.m.

Achieving and Teaching Resiliency in Your Medical Practice
Traci Groening-Wang, DO

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

Updates in DVT/PE in the Urgent Care and Emergency Department Setting
Matthew Eaton, DO

12:15 - 1 p.m.

Lunch on your Own

1 - 2 p.m.

Pain Management in Primary Care(Ethics/Risk Management)
Christine Vidouria, DO

2 - 3 p.m.

Integrative Approaches to Chronic Digestive Problems
Tonya Sweezer, DO

3 - 3:15 p.m.

Break  

3:15 - 4:15 p.m.

The Future of Value-Based Care: How to Optimize Your Practice to Increase Quality Scores, Revenue and Patient Satisfaction
David Gutierrez, MBA, MHA

4:15 - 5:15 p.m.

The Texas Medical Board's Top 10 List(Ethics/Risk Management)
Jeff McDonald, JD and Jon Porter, JD; McDonald, Mackay & Weitz, L.L.P.

     

Saturday, January 30, 2021

8 - 9 a.m.

COVID-19: Where We've Been, Where We are and Where We're Going
John Midturi, DO

9 - 10 a.m.

The Future of Medicine
Monte Mitchell, JD, DO

10 - 10:15 a.m.

Break

10:15 - 11:15 a.m.

The Missing Link: OMT for Women and Children
Meaghan Nelsen, DO; UNT Health Science Center

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

Obesogens - Environmental Toxicants: A Blind Spot in Treating the Global Obesity Pandemic
Shanghong Lu, MD

12:15 - 1:15 p.m.

Business Meeting and Lunch

1:15 - 2:15 p.m.

URI: Applying the Osteopathic  Five Models
Carol Browne, DO; UIW-SOM

2:15 - 3:15 p.m.

Integrative Approaches to Reducing Infections
Rob Slater, MD

3:15 - 3:30 p.m.

Break

3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

The Importance of Self Care: Preventing Professional Burnout
David Farmer, PhD

4:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Beyond Breathing: The Role of the Diaphragm in our Health
Lesley Schmitz, DO

     

Sunday, January 31, 2021

8 - 9 a.m.

When Should a Clinician Retire? (Ethics/Risk Management)
Ashley Classen, DO

9 - 10 a.m.

Palliative Care: It Isn't Hospice
Martha Danhof, DO

10 - 10:15 a.m.

Break

10:15 - 11:15 a.m.

Patient Satisfaction
Edmund Tori, DO

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

Evaluation & Management Coding Changes 2021
AOIA

12:15 - 1 p.m.

Lunch on your Own

1 - 2 p.m.

Regenerative Injection Therapy: What is the Evidence?
Daniel Clearfield, DO

2 - 3 p.m.

Hormone Replacement Therapy for the Older Adult Improves Quality of Life
Donna Becker, DO

3 - 3:15 p.m.

Break

3:15 - 4:15 p.m.

Biotensegrity Consideration in the Treatment of Chronic Posterior Pelvic Girdle Pain
Brett Lockman, DO

4:15 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 23 AOA Category 1-A credits and will report CME commensurate with the extent of the physician's participation in this activity. 

The TOMA 65th MidWinter Conference 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.