Below is the final schedule for the POFPS 44th Annual CME Symposium. Each speaker's presentation can be downloaded by clicking on the title of the session.

*Please note that you MUST attend the sessions in order to receive your CME credit. These handouts are a resource meant to be used during and after the presentation. Reviewing the handouts is NOT a substitute for attending the lectures. 
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POFPS 44th Annual CME Symposium

Hershey, PA
August 9 - August 11, 2019
Friday, August 9, 2019
Registration 1:00 - 8:00 PM  
Exhibits  1:00 - 6:00 PM  
Immunization Updates and Dealing with Antivaxers Jessica Mayer, DO

2:00 – 3:00 PM Nigerian Room
PINS: A Method of Finding and Treating Osteopathic Key Lesions Dennis J. Dowling, DO 3:00 – 4:00 PM Nigerian Room

Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse in Pennsylvania (Act 31)

Meghan E. Johnson, MPH 4:00 – 6:00 PM  Nigerian Room
Product Theater Dinner – Amarin Pharma
6:00 - 7:15 PM Aztec Room
Infectious Disease Potpourri Nicholas J. Zaksek, PharmD 7:30 – 8:30 PM Nigerian Room
Sports Medicine Update for the Osteopathic Family Physician Bradley J. Sandella, DO 8:30 – 9:30 PM Nigerian Room
Saturday, August 10, 2019
Registration 6:30 AM- 4:00 PM  
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM  

Physician Self Care

Margaret M. Wilkins, DO

7:00  - 8:00 AM

Nigerian Room

Environmental Agents and Their Impacts on Placental and Gestational Development

Alaeddin Abukabda, PhD

8:00  - 9:00 AM

Nigerian Room

Break (Exhibits) 9:00 - 9:30 am
Treating Obesity Stephen F. Gold, DO 9:30 – 10:30 AM Nigerian Room
Update on OCC and Board Certification Ronald R. Burns, DO 10:30 – 11:30 AM Nigerian Room
More Than Welcoming: Creating an Inclusive Environment for LGBTQ Patients

Joseph A. Greco, MD
Joanne Glusman, MSW, LSW

11:30 – 12:30 PM Nigerian Room

"Lung Cancer - The Evolution of Bronchoscopy: From Rigid to Robotic ” - Christopher Manley, MD  

 12:45 - 2:00 PM Aztec Room 
Street Drugs in Our Communities Edward J. Cartwright, MBA 2:15 - 3:15 PM Nigerian Room
Lipid Management in Primary Care  Justin L. Guthier, DO 3:15 - 4:15 PM   Nigerian Room
Practical Points in Diabetes Management Scott R. Brown, DO  4:15 - 5:15PM  Nigerian Room
Hepatitis C Felipe Arias, MD 5:15 - 6:15 PM  Nigerian Room

6:30 pm - 9:30 PM
Blue Ballroom - Hershey Lodge

Food, Drink, Live Music, Contests and More
Free to Symposium Attendees and their families

Sunday, August 11, 2019   
Cancer Screening Guidelines  Veronica M. Brohm, DO 7:00 – 8:00 AM Nigerian Room
Dementia and Delirium in Geriatric Patients Lynn Wilson, DO 8:00 – 9:00 AM Nigerian Room
HIV PrEP Richard A. Ortoski, DO 9:00 – 10:00 AM Nigerian Room
Headaches Jacqueline S. Weaver-Agostoni, DO 10:00 – 11:00 AM Nigerian Room
Cardiology Update Adrian Pearson, DO 11:00 – 12:00 PM Nigerian Room
*Survivor Prize Drawing*
Sunday Brunch (2) at the Circular Dining Room at the Hershey Hotel
* Physicians must be present to win *
Noon  Nigerian Room


POFPS 44th Annual CME Symposium Presentations  

Friday, Aug. 9 - Presentation   Friday Aug. 3 - Session Evaluations
Saturday Aug. 10 - Presentation  Saturday Aug 4 - Session Evaluations
Sunday Aug. 11 - Presentation  Sunday Aug 5 - Session Evaluations
Overall Program Evaluation