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9th Annual St. Luke's Specialty Medicine for the Primary Care Provider Conference
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The Specialty Medicine Conference for the Primary Care Provider is designed to provide a practical and helpful review of clinical concerns facing the primary care provider. Each topic will revolve around a clinical vignette that exemplifies the issues. The discussants will review the initial diagnosis, work-up and management of particular disease states, and define when a patient needs to be referred for further evaluation.

 Export to Your Calendar 9/23/2017 to 9/24/2017
When: 02/02/2017
6:45AM - 4:15PM
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Sun Valley Inn and Conference Center
1 Sun Valley Road
Sun Valley, Idaho  83353
United States
Contact: Jenifer Miner
208-493-0669

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Description

This conference will provide a practical and helpful review of clinical concerns facing the primary care provider. Each topic will revolve around a clinical example examining the issues. The presenters will review the initial diagnosis, work-up, and management of particular disease states, and define when a patient needs to be referred for further evaluation. 

The environment facilitates discussion and they encourage attendees to ask questions relating to their day-to-day practice. 

The Opioid Epidemic

Saturday morning will feature legal and medical perspectives on the opioid epidemic, including presentations from Assistant U.S. Attorneys Kevin Maloney and Darci Ward; DEA Diversion Investigator Charles Wahl; and St. Luke's internal medicine physician Jason Bronner, MD.

Agenda

Saturday, Sun Valley Inn, Limelight Room

Sunday, Sun Valley Inn, Limelight Room

  • 6:45-7:15 a.m.: Breakfast and Registration
  • 7:15-7:45 a.m.: PFO Closure for Cryptogenic Stroke
  • 7:45-8:15 a.m.: Evaluation for Chest Pain—Noninvasive
  • 8:15-8:45 a.m.: Cardiology Update
    • St. Luke's Clinic—Idaho Cardiology Associates
  • 8:45-9:15 a.m.: BREAK
  • 9:15-9:45 a.m.: Opioids: The U.S. Attorney's Office and Criminal Health Care Investigations
    • Kevin Maloney and Darci Ward, Assistant U.S. Attorneys
  • 9:45-10:15 a.m.: Opioids: Prescription for Abuse
    • Charles Wahl, DEA Diversion Investigator
  • 10:15-10:45 a.m.: Opioids: Criminal Prosecution for Illegitimate Opioid Prescriptions
    • Kevin Maloney and Darci Ward
  • 10:45-11:15 a.m.: The Opioid Epidemic—What Can We Do in Primary Care?
  • 11:15-11:45 a.m.: BREAK
    • 11:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m.: RA and Mimics: A Swollen Joint Walks into Your Office...
    • 12:15-12:45 p.m.: PPIs, the Good and the Bad
    • 12:45-1:15 p.m.: Diverticulosis and Diverticulitis: What You Need to Know
    • 1:15-2:15 p.m.: BREAK
    • 2:15-2:45 p.m.: Large Joint Injections: Techniques, Indications, Medications
    • 2:45-3:15 p.m.: Cost-effective Musculoskeletal Imaging
    • 3:15-3:45 p.m.: Evaluation of Acute Knee Injuries
      • Kevin Shea, MD
    • 3:45-4:15 p.m.: St. Luke's Health Care System Standard Care Map for Hip Dysplasia/Congenital Dislocation
      • Kevin Shea, MD
    • 6-8 p.m.: Provider Social Event, Sun Valley Lodge Terrace
      • Beverages and appetizers provided. No-host bar.
    • 6:45-7:15 a.m.: Breakfast and Sign-in
    • 7:15-7:45 a.m.: Pulmonary Hypertension—An Update for the Primary Care Provider
    • 7:45-8:15 a.m.: Mediastinal Lymphadenopathy: Things That Go Bump in the Night
    • 8:15-8:45 a.m.: Home Sleep Testing for Obstructive Sleep Apnea
    • 8:45-9:15 a.m.: BREAK
    • 9:15-9:45 a.m.: Potential Practice Changers—Update from the American College of Physicians Annual Conference 2017
    • 9:45-10:15 a.m.: Dermatologic Urgencies and Emergencies
    • 10:15-10:45 a.m.: Contrast-induced Nephropathy
    • 10:45-11:15 a.m.: Chronic Kidney Disease Management for the Primary Care Provider
    • 11:15-11:45 a.m.: BREAK
    • 11:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m.: Prostate Cancer 2017—The Changing Landscape
    • 12:15-12:45 p.m.: H-allo Idaho! Expanding Stem Cell Transplant Options at Home
    • 12:45-1:15 p.m.: The Immune System Strikes Back: Ending Cancer's Jedi Mind Tricks

    For more information please contact your St. Luke's physician liaison by email or phone at (208) 493-0669.

    Schedule

    • Saturday, Sep 23, 2017 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
    • Sunday, Sep 24, 2017 8 a.m.-4 p.m.

    Lodging and Travel

    You are responsible for lodging and travel arrangements. If you wish to stay at the resort, please contact them directly. A block of rooms has been reserved at the Sun Valley Lodge so be sure to mention that when making a reservation.

    St. Luke's expects the hotel will fill up quickly. Please make your reservations as soon as you confirm your conference registration. 

    Call 1-800-786-8259, email the resort, or go online to reserve a room.

    Registration

    Registration Instructions

    Registration is required. Deadline to register is September 8, 2017.

    Call (208) 493-0669 with any questions.

    Fees are as follows:

    • NP, PA-C, Midwife, Student: $50
    • Physicians: $100

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