37th Annual Internal Medicine Update
Friday, July 26, 2019 - Sunday, July 28, 2019
8:00am - 12:30pm
This is a clinically focused program designed for primary care health providers interested in the diagnosis and management of clinical problems encountered in primary care. This would include family physicians,
general practitioners, internists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and other health care professionals involved in primary care.
The objective of this course is to update primary care providers in their current thinking about various diagnostic and therapeutic challenges commonly encountered in clinical practice.
At the conclusion of this course, participants will be able to implement:
• a better understanding of post hospitalization care.
• the latest management of obesity.
• the effective management of end stage liver disease.
• the basics of opioid prescribing.
• the best approach to interpreting stress tests.
• a standard approach to mental health evaluation.
• evidence-based evaluation and treatment of pneumonia.
• new techniques in identifying and treating human trafficking victims.
• updates on screening and evaluation of COPD.