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District 11- Spring Schuylkill CME Event 3.30.19
Lehigh Valley Hospital-- Schuylkill - Wall Auditorium
700 East Norwegian Street
Pottsville, PA 17901
Saturday, March 30, 2019, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT
Category: Conferences


RSVP by Clicking here or contacting Kristie Fanelli ([email protected]) / 570-622-1887

7:30-8:30 am Common ENT Diagnoses
Dr. Tom Boran
Objectives: - Identify TMJ
- Discuss different types of headaches
- Describe sinus disease
- Explain otitis media

8:30-9:30 am Vaccination of the IBD patient – A walk through the GI tract
Dr. Glenn Freed
Objectives: - Discuss the importance of administering guideline concordant immunizations to IBD patients
- Identify interventions that will coordinate care between the PCP and gastroenterologist to
ensure appropriate vaccinations
- Discuss newer treatments for disease conditions in the GI tract
- Explain phase 34 and 4 clinical trial locally

9:30-10:00 am Break

10:00-11:00 am Cardiac Test Results – What to do next
Dr. Justine Guthier
Objectives: - Define the appropriate use of criteria for ordering ECHOs
- Define the components of the ECHO exam
- Identify the measurements that can be clinically relevant
- Discuss the indications as well as the benefits and drawbacks of stress testing

11:00-12:00 pm Update in Cardiac Rehab
Dr. Robert DeColli
Objectives: - Explain who qualifies for the program
- Describe the benefits of the program
- Identify who comprises the ‘team’
- Discuss the components of the program

Contact: Kristie Fanelli