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American College of Physicians: Mississippi and Louisiana Chapters Scientific Meeting 2012

  1. 1. American College of PhysiciansFostering Excellence in Internal Medicine 2012 Mississippi and Louisiana Chapters Scientific Meeting September 6–8, 2012 Marriott Grand Hotel Point Clear, Alabama Internist First Register online now!
  2. 2. GOVERNORS’ LETTERMississippi and Dear Colleague, We invite you to join us and your colleagues inLouisiana Chapters internal medicine at the next scientific meeting of theMeeting Highlights: Mississippi and Louisiana Chapters of the American College of Physicians, being held September 6–8, 2012,• Clinical Pearls for the at the Marriott Grand Hotel, in Point Clear, AL. Internist: Infectious We particularly want to invite nonmembers to join us Diseases for this important clinical update and to learn about• Making Sense of Health the benefits of membership at the same time. Care’s Alphabet Soup In addition to earning 9 CME credits, by attending this meeting you will:• Poster Competition for • Gain insight into recent medical advances. Associates and Medical Students • Discuss local and national issues affecting the practice and teaching of internal medicine.• Doctor’s DilemmaTM • Greet old friends, meet new friends, and develop a• Update on College network of colleagues in your area. Activities • Take some time for yourself or with your family to• Biologic Therapy for relax and enjoy the sights around Point Clear and Fairhope. Rheumatic Diseases in 2012: What We Know Between scientific sessions, please visit the College table. You will find information on new ACP programs, and Where Do We Go products, and services. There’s always something new• Addressing Obesity in at the College table—stop by and see for yourself. the Clinic To ensure your place at this invaluable meeting, register now by visiting and completing the easy online registration form. You may also complete the form at the back of this brochure and send it by mail or fax. The opportunities available at this meeting will help you meet not only your needsThis educational as a physician but also the needs of the patients you serve.activity has been We look forward to seeing you in Point Clear. Sincerely,designated for Robert Brahan, MD, FACP9 CME credits. ACP Governor, Mississippi Chapter William E. Davis, MD, FACP ACP Governor, Louisiana Chapter2
  3. 3. PROGRAM SCHEDULEInternists First CME Sessions 1:30–2:00 Biologic Therapy for RheumaticTHURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 6 Diseases in 2012: What We Know and Where Do We Go1:30–5:30 p.m. Strategic Planning and Vision Vikas Majithia, MD Retreat, Mississippi Chapter Susan Hingle, MD, 2:05–2:35 Making Sense of Health Care’s FACP, Governor, Alphabet Soup: EHRs, MU, Southern Illinois eRx, PQRS, CPCi, ACOs, MOC Chapter Michael Barr, MD, FACP, ACP Senior6:00–7:00 Registration Vice-President, Division of Medical Practice,FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 7 Professionalism, and7:00–8:00 a.m Chapter Business Meetings Quality Improvement7:00-8:00 Continental Breakfast 2:45–4:30 Associates’ Oral Presentations8:00–9:15 Associates’ Poster Competition 4:45–6:15 Doctor’s DilemmaTM9:15–9:25 Welcome 6:30–7:15 Drinks and hors d’oeuvres Robert Brahan, MD, 7:15–9:30 Awards Dinner FACP, ACP Governor, Mississippi Chapter SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8CME Sessions 7:00–8:00 a.m. Advancement to Fellowship9:25–9:55 Clinical Pearls for the Workshop Internist: Infectious Diseases 7:00–8:00 Continental Breakfast Fred A. Lopez, MD, FACP 8:15–9:05 Stump the Professor Amy R. Woods, MD,10:00–10:30 A New Tool for Addressing and John Saxon, MD Obesity in the Clinic (Mississippi Chapter) Richard D. deShazo, MD, FACP Charles V. Sanders, MD, MACP and Erik Soine,10:35–11:05 Outpatient Management of MD (Louisiana Chapter) Diabetes Angela Subauste, MD 9:10–9:50 Words of Wisdom/Last Lecture Joe C. Files, MD, MACPCareer Development 10:00–10:40 Appropriate Use of Screening11:10–12:10 p.m. Chart Your Course and Diagnostic Tests Stephen A. Geraci, Steven Weinberger, MD, FACP MD, FACP, ACP William E. Davis, MD, Executive Vice-President FACP and Chief Executive12:15–1:15 Lunch Officer Making the Best Choices 10:50–11:50 State of the College Stephen A. Geraci, Steven Weinberger, MD, FACP MD, FACP, ACP Executive Vice-President S. Calvin Thigpen, and Chief Executive MD, FACP Officer 11:50–12:15 p.m. Questions & Closing Drawing of Prizes Must be present to win 3
  4. 4. M E E T I N G I N F O R M AT I O NFaculty Susan Hingle, MD, FACP SIU School of MedicineMichael Barr, MD, MBA, FACP Associate Professor of Medicine,Senior Vice President Department of General InternalMedical Practice, Professionalism, Medicine and Quality Improvement Associate Residency ProgramAmerican College of Physicians DirectorWashington, DC Internal Medicine ClerkshipRobert Brahan, MD, FACP DirectorACP Governor, Mississippi Chapter Chair-elect, ACP Board ofHattiesburg Clinic GovernorsHattiesburg, MS Springfield, ILWilliam E. Davis, MD, FACP Fred A. Lopez, MD, FACPACP Governor, Louisiana Chapter Past Governor, LA Chapter ACPSenior Staff, Rheumatology Richard Vial Professor and ViceInternal Medicine Residency Chair of Medicine Program Director Assistant DeanOchsner Medical Center LSU School of MedicineNew Orleans, LA New Orleans, LARichard D. deShazo, MD, FACP Vikas Majithia, MDBilly S. Guyton Distinguished Associate Professor Professor Division of Rheumatology,Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics Department of Medicine,University of Mississippi Medical University of Mississippi Center Health CareJackson, MS Jackson, MSJoe C. Files, MD, MACP Charles V. Sanders, MD, MACPPast Governor, Mississippi Chapter Chairman, Department of InternalProfessor of Medicine MedicineDepartment of Medicine Edgar Hull Professor of MedicineUniversity of Mississippi Medical Professor of Microbiology, Center Immunology, and ParasitologyJackson, MS LSU Health Sciences CenterStephen A. Geraci, MD, FACP New Orleans, LAProfessor and Vice Chairman, John Saxon, MD Department of Medicine Fellow, Division of CardiologyUniversity of Mississippi Medical Chief Resident, 2011–2012 Center Department of MedicineJackson, MS University of Mississippi Medical Center Jackson, MS4
  5. 5. M E E T I N G I N F O R M AT I O NErik Soine, MD Associates’ ActivitiesInternal Medicine ResidentDepartment of Medicine Clinical vignettes and researchLSU Health Sciences Center papers prepared by AssociatesNew Orleans, LA will be presented at the meeting. Contact S. Calvin Thigpen, MD,Angela Subauste, MD FACP, at forAssistant Professor of Medicine information about entering theDepartment of Medicine Associates’ Competition.University of Mississippi Medical Center Laureate AwardJackson, MS It is with distinct pleasure thatS. Calvin Thigpen, MD, FACP the Mississippi Chapter presentsChairman, Education Committee Richard deShazo, MD, FACP,Assistant Professor and the Louisiana Chapter presentsAssociate Residency Program Ben F. Thompson, MD, FACP, and Director Joseph Y. Bordelon, MD, FACP, withDepartment of Medicine this year’s Laureate Award. LaureateUniversity of Mississippi Medical Award winners are long-standing Center and loyal supporters of the CollegeJackson, MS who have rendered distinguishedSteven Weinberger, MD, FACP service to their chapters and com-Executive Vice President munity and have upheld the highChief Executive Officer ideals and professional standardsAmerican College of Physicians for which the College is known.Philadelphia, PA The awards will be presented during dinner on Friday night.Dan Woodliff, MD, FACPACP Governor-Elect, Mississippi ChapterAssociate Professor of MedicineDepartment of MedicineUniversity of Mississippi Medical CenterJackson, MSAmy R. Woods, MD If you are interested in becomingInternal Medicine a member of the College, pleaseStaff Physician contact the Member and CustomerNortheast Mississippi Healthcare Service Department at 800-523-Byhalia, MS 1546, ext. 2600, or 215-351-2600Nancy Youngblood (M–F, 9 a.m.–5 p.m. ET).Executive Director, ACP Attendance at chapter meetings Mississippi Chapter can help all ACP members meetJackson, MS the qualifications for advancement to Fellowship. It is especially important for those applying under the pathway that calls for 5 years of activity as a Member. 5
  6. 6. M E E T I N G I N F O R M AT I O NChapter Excellence Award • Understand the importance of developing a career plan that isWinner flexible to adapt to changingWe are pleased hospital, regional, and nationalto announce environmentsthat both • Understand the significance ofChapters are the recipient of a cost-benefits analysis when2011 Chapter Excellence Award. making major career decisions.The Chapter Excellence Awardrecognizes those chapters that CME Accreditationexcel in reaching the standards The American College of Physiciansfor managing a chapter, such as is accredited by the Accreditationcommunicating to members, Council for Continuing Medicalinstituting Medical Students’ and Education (ACCME) to provideAssociates’ activities, and advancing continuing medical educationand recruiting members. Chapter for physicians.Excellence certificates will be The American College of Physiciansawarded at the meeting. designates this live activity for aWho Should Attend maximum of 9 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians• General internists should claim only the credit com-• Subspecialty internists mensurate with the extent of their• Family practitioners participation in the activity.• Hospitalists Hotel Accommodations• Fellows in subspecialty training We have reserved a block of• Allied health practitioners rooms at the following rates until• Residents (internists in training) August 1, 2012. When making your reservation, be sure to mention• Medical students interested in that you will be attending the internal medicine ACP Mississippi/LouisianaLearning Objectives Chapter meeting.At the conclusion of this activity, Single/Double: $179 plus taxthe participant will be able to: Marriott Grand Hotel• Apply updated knowledge of One Grand Boulevard internal medicine to clinical Point Clear, AL practice. The rooms are available on a• Improve clinical practice by first-come, first-served basis, so incorporating major new develop- make your reservation as early ments in subspecialty medicine. as possible by visiting the hotel’s Web site at:• Understand recent advances in management of rheumatologic lal?groupCode=amcamca&app=re diseases, outpatient management svlink&fromDate=9/6/12&toDate of diabetes diagnosis, manage- =9/8/12. ment of Clostridium difficile, and educating patients on obesity.6
  7. 7. M E E T I N G I N F O R M AT I O NDirections Area InterestsFrom Atlanta, GA There is much for family and friendsI-85S to I-65S to Exit 31, State to see and do in the Point ClearHwy 225S to U.S. 98E to Alt. 98 area, including:to Point Clear • Two daily shuttles to downtownFrom Baton Rouge, LA Fairhope for shoppingI-12E to I-10E to Exit 35, U.S. 98E • Complimentary bayside puttingto Alt. 98 to Point Clear green (all equipment included)From Jackson, MS • Discounted golf green fee ofU.S. 49 to I-10E to Exit 35, U.S. $79.00 for golfers (regular green98E to Alt. 98 to Point Clear fee is $125.00)Directions from US 98 East • Complimentary afternoon coffee,Once you take Exit 35 (Daphne/ tea, and cookies (4:00 p.m.)Fairhope Rt. 98) go South on 98 • Complimentary tennis court and(4-lane) approximately 8 miles on bike rentalHighway 98 to Fairhope. Turn righton Scenic/Alt. Highway 98 at the • Horticulture and historical tours“Welcome to Fairhope” sign. Go of the propertythrough 4 traffic lights; turn right • Rotating art exhibit and sale inonto Fairhope Avenue. Go 5 blocks, the Grand Hotel lobby, 2nd floorturn left onto Mobile Avenue (at • Food for our resident ducksthe top of the Municipal Pier). Goapproximately 3 miles to Marriott’s • Daily resort activities includingGrand Hotel on the right. arts and crafts and water aerobics • Fishing poles and bait supplied for fishing from the Grand pier • Daily canon firing to commem- orate the Grand’s military history (3:45 p.m.) • Complimentary internet access in guest rooms only • Complimentary self parking 7
  8. 8. HOW TO REGISTERHow to Register • Additional Fees All registrations must be received• Online by August 31, 2012 or a late Visit us on the Web and register at registration fee of $50 will be added. This includes on-site registrations.• Mail Save money by registering now! To register by mail, complete the • Cancellations/Refunds registration form at the back of this All cancellation requests must be brochure and mail it to ACP at the received by Member and Customer address below. Be sure to list your Service in writing via e-mail daytime phone number in case we need to notify you of any changes. Cancellations will not be accepted Please reproduce the form for by telephone. additional registrations (one form • Satisfaction Guarantee per registrant). We offer a satisfaction guarantee— AC002 if meeting attendees are not American College of Physicians satisfied with their experience at 190 N. Independence Mall West the meeting, they may write for a Philadelphia, PA 19106-1572 refund of their registration fee.• Fax • Special Needs Register 24 hours a day via If you have a disability or any fax at 215-351-2799. special dietary needs, please contact Fax forms must include credit card Nancy Youngblood by e-mail number, expiration date, security code number, and signature. Do not • Questions? mail a copy of the form because it For registration information, contact may result in a duplicate registration ACP Member and Customer and you will be charged twice. Service (M–F, 9 a.m.–5 p.m. ET)• Phone toll-free at 800-523-1546, ext. 2600 Call 800-523-1546, ext. 2600, or or direct at 215-351-2600. You may 215-351-2600 (M–F, 9 a.m.– also e-mail 5 p.m. ET). or fax 215-351-2799. Be sure to have your credit card If you need more information on number, expiration date, and security the meeting schedule or location code number available before calling. please contact Nancy Youngblood• Payment Options at 601-519-6877. Payment in full is required. Make For more information about ACP check or money order payable to or the Mississippi Chapter, contact ACP. Must remit in U.S. funds drawn the Mississippi Chapter Governor, on a U.S. bank. If paying by credit Robert Brahan, MD, FACP, by e-mail card, please provide the credit card number, expiration date, security code, and authorizing signature.8
  9. 9. R E G I S T R AT I O N F O R M CMB American College of Physicians RM1303 Mississippi/Louisiana Chapter Scientific Meeting September 6–8, 2012 This form may be photocopied. ACP # (found on mailing label) Name t MD t DO Address City/State/Zip Daytime Phone Fax E-Mail t Please check here to indicate a permanent change to your preferred address for all College mailings. t Please exclude me from receiving mailings from the meeting exhibitors. Payment Options: Please refer to the next page for all of your registration and payment options. Don’t forget you can register and pay online at If you are mailing or faxing this form, please indicate your payment preference and complete the form below. GRAND TOTAL (from next page) $ __________ t Check enclosed. (Payable to ACP. Must remit in U.S. funds drawn on a U.S. bank.) t Charge to: Card # ___________________________________________________________ Exp. Date _______/ ______ _ Security Code ____________ MM YY (3- or 4-digit number found on front or back of card) Signature: _______________ _________________ __________________________ E-mail your questions to t Please check here if you have any special dietary needs, and be sure to contact the chapter. t We encourage participation by all individuals. Check here if you are disabled and require assistance. Advance notification is essential in order for us toCut Here serve you better. Please notify the Mississippi Chapter in writing at least 30 days before your course. We’ll be glad to help.¡ 9
  10. 10. R E G I S T R AT I O N F O R M CBMREGISTRATION FEES: RM1303Check one category that best applies. Registration fee includes continentalbreakfast, lunch, all scientific sessions and materials, and CME documentation.ACP Categoriest Master t Fellow t Member ................................................................... $250t Associate (Resident Member)............................................................... No Feet Medical Student Member ..................................................................... No Feet Affiliate Member (Allied Health Professional) ........................................ $250Nonmember Categoriest Nonmember Physician ............................................................................. $300t Nonmember Resident ........................................................................... No Feet Nonmember Medical Student .............................................................. No Feet Nonmember Allied Health Professional .................................................. $275Please indicate your attendance at the following:t BF – Friday Continental Breakfast – September 7, 2012, 7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.t LF – Friday Lunch – September 7, 2012, 12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.t CF – Cocktail Reception – September 7, 2012, 6:30 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.t CFG – Cocktail Reception Guest – September 7, 2012, 6:30 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.t AWF – Friday Awards Dinner – September 7, 2012, 7:15 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.t AWFG – Friday Awards Dinner – Guest – September 7, 2012, 7:15 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.t BBS – Friday Babysitting* – Friday – September 7, 2012, 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.t FW – Advancement to Fellowship Workshop – September 8, 2012, 7:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.t BS – Saturday Continental Breakfast – September 8, 2012, 7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.*Dependent on interest. Please contact Nancy Youngblood: of registrants attending: ____________Attendee Fee: $ ____________Number of guests attending: ____________A separate registration page will be created so name badges and counts canbe tallied.t To help us go “green” we are making our syllabus available on CD and the handouts will be posted on the web. You will receive a printed copy if you check here and include $10.If you are registering after August 31, 2012, please add a $50 late fee toyour total. GRAND TOTAL (enter on previous page) $ ____________Registration fee includes continental breakfast, lunch, all scientific sessions andmaterials, CME documentation, and attendance at the reception.10
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  12. 12. 190 N. Independence Mall West NONPROFIT Philadelphia, PA 19106-1572 ORG. U.S. POSTAGE PAID ACP 2012 Mississippi and Louisiana Chapters Scientific Meeting September 6–8, 2012 Marriott Grand Hotel Point Clear, AlabamaCHS1077