American College of Physicians: Delaware Chapter 14th Annual Lower Shores Symposia
The American College of Physicians Delaware Chapter14th Annual Lower Shore Symposia October 27, 2012 Boardwalk Plaza Hotel Olive Avenue and the Boardwalk Rehoboth, Delaware 302-227-7169
Dear Colleague,We invite you to join me and your colleagues in internal medicine at the 14th annual ACPDelaware Chapter Lower Shore Symposia. It will be held on Saturday, October 27, 2012 at theBoardwalk Plaza Hotel in Rehoboth.This meeting is not just for ACP members. We particularly want to invite nonmembers to join usfor this important clinical update and to learn about the benefits of membership at the same time.In addition to earning up to 5 CME credits, by attending this meeting you will: • Gain insight into recent medical advances. • Discuss local and national issues affecting the practice and teaching of internal medicine. • Greet old friends, meet new friends, and develop a network of colleagues in your area. • Take some time for yourself or with your family to relax and enjoy the sights and activities around Rehoboth.To ensure your place at this invaluable meeting, register now by completing the registration format the back of this brochure.The opportunities available at this meeting will help you meet not only your needs as a physicianbut also the needs of the patients you serve.We look forward to seeing you in Rehoboth.Sincerely,R. Bradley Slease, MD, FACPGovernor, ACP Delaware ChapterMansour Saberi, MD, FACE, MACPGovernor Emeritus, ACP Delaware ChapterProgram Chair
PROGRAM SCHEDULESaturday, October 27, 20127:30 a.m. Program Registration and Breakfast8:00 Opening Remarks & Welcome R. Bradley Slease, MD, FACP Governor of ACP Delaware Chapter8:05 Rifaximin in Infectious Diseases & Gastroenterology Herbert L. DuPont, MD, MACP9:00 Updated Clinical Applications of Incretin-Based Therapies An Evidence-Based Practice Approach Stanley S. Schwartz, MD, FACP, FACE10:00 BREAK10:30 Update in Nephrology Jeffrey S. Berns, MD11:30 LUNCH12:30 p.m. The Changing Landscape of Prostate Cancer: Management and Controversies Arif Hussain, MD1:30 Neutropenic Infections Herbert L. DuPont, MD, MACPEVENING ACTIVITIES6:00–6:30 p.m. Registration and Dinner7:30 Prolia (Denosumab) for the Treatment of Postmenopausal Osteoporosis in Women at High Risk for Fracture* David W. Dempster, PhD*This is a non CME Lecture
FACULTY**Jeffrey S. Berns, MDAssociate Dean of Graduate Medical Ed.-UPHSAssociate Chief of Renal Fellows Training ProgramDirector of Renal-Electrolytes and HypertensionHospital of the University of PennsylvaniaPhiladelphia, PADavid W. Dempster, PhDProfessor of Clinical PathologyColumbia UniversityNew York, NYHerbert L. DuPont, MD, MACPChief, Internal Medicine Service, St. Luke’s Episcopal HospitalDirector, Center for Infectious Disease, The Baylor College of MedicineHouston, TXArif Hussain, MDProfessor with Tenure, Department of MedicineUniversity of Maryland School of MedicineBaltimore, MDStanley S. Schwartz, MD, FACP, FACEAssociate Professor of MedicineHospital of University of PennsylvaniaPhiladelphia, PAPROGRAM COORDINATORS**John O’Neill, DO, FACPImmediate Past Governor, ACP Delaware ChapterBhaskar S. Palckar, MD, FACPBeebe Medical Center, Lewes, DelawareMansour Saberi, MD, FACE, MACPGovernor Emeritus, ACP Delaware Chapter**Faculty and Program Committee disclosure information is available from the Delaware Chapter and will beprovided on-site at the meeting.
LEARNING OBJECTIVES• Learn the currently approved indications for Rifaximin, the clinical indications in development for Rifaximin, and mechanisms of action of Rifaximin and the unique pharmacokinetics of Rifaximin.• Increase knowledge regarding the use of incretin-based therapies for type 2 diabetes mellitus.• Apply updated knowledge of nephrology to clinical practice.• Improve clinical practice by incorporating major new developments in the management of prostate cancer.• Apply updated knowledge regarding the pathophysiology and treatment of infections in the neutropenic patient.TARGET AUDIENCE• General internists• Internal medicine subspecialists• Family practitioners• Internal medicine residents• NursesCME ACCREDITATIONThe American College of Physicians is accredited by the Accreditation Council for ContinuingMedical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.The American College of Physicians designates this live activity for a maximum of 5 AMA PRACategory 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extentof their participation in the activity.Nursing contact hours pending.
REGISTRATION FORMAmerican College of PhysiciansDelaware Chapters 14th Annual Lower Shore SymposiaOctober 27, 2012This form may be photocopiedACP# ________________________________________________________________________________Name _____________________________________________________________________ MD DOAddress ______________________________________________________________________________ ____________________________________________________________________________________City ________________________________ State ____________ Zip __________________________Daytime Phone ( _________________ ) ___________________________________________________Fax ( _____________ ) ________________________________________________________________E-mail _______________________________________________________________________________ Please check here to indicate a permanent change to your preferred address for all College mailings.Registration Fees: Check one category that best applies. Registration fee includes continental breakfast,lunch, dinner, all scientific sessions and materials, and CME documentation. ACP Categories Nonmember Categories Master No Fee Nonmember Physician $75.00 Fellow Member $75.00 Allied Health Professional $75.00 Associate (resident members) No Fee Resident No Fee Medical Student Member No Fee Medical Student No Fee Affiliate Member $75.00 Other $75.00 TOTAL $Please make your check payable to American College of Physicians Delaware Chapter andmail by October 20, 2012 to: ACP c/o Mansour Saberi, MD, FACE, MACP 353 Savannah Road Lewes, DE 19958Questions? Please call Mansour Saberi, MD, FACE, MACP, at 302-645-2244. We encourage participation by all individuals. Check here if you are disabled and require assistance. Advancenotification is essential in order for us to serve you better. Please notify the Delaware Chapter at the above addressin writing at least 30 days prior to your course. We’ll be glad to help.