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Complex Care: Treatment Trends and Improved Outcomes

Complex Care: Treatment Trends and Improved Outcomes

October 26, 2019

Waxahachie Civic Center • Waxahachie, Texas

Objectives

The conference is designed to increase competency in diagnosis, treatment and management of specific disorders. Particular attention will be paid to applying practice strategies in support of high quality, cost effective health care and a rational approach for evaluation of patient indicators, essential for all practicing primary care physicians. A close look at risk factors and the benefits of regular follow up will also be discussed.

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Identify current approaches
  • Recognize the prevalence of identified patient conditions and practice
  • Explain to patients the differential diagnosis and treatment options
  • Implement the assessment of patients in practice
  • Access and utilize resources of physician specialists

Course Directors

Amy J. Wilson, MD
Chief Medical Officer, Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas

Göran B. G. Klintmalm, MD, PhD, FACS
Chief Emeritus, Annette C. and Harold C. Simmons Transplant Institute

Thomas Ledbetter, MD
Chief Medical Officer, Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Waxahachie

Program Agenda

Presentation materials, when available, maybe downloaded in pdf format. The password will be emailed to participants prior to the activity.

Saturday, October 26, 2019

  • 7 a.m.

    Registration and Welcome

    Continental breakfast will be available

  • 8 a.m.

    Yellow is the New Red: The Dramatic Increase in Liver Disease Across Texas

  • 8:30 a.m.

    Surgical Approach to Lung Cancer: Can We Do More?

  • 9 a.m.

    Heart Failure

  • 9:30 a.m.

    Morning Break and Networking

  • 10 a.m.

    Breast Cancer Surgical Interventions

  • 10:30 a.m.

    Young Onset Colon Cancer and the New Screening Guidelines

  • 11 a.m.

    Seizures in Systemic Illness

  • 11:30 a.m.

    Lunch Break and Networking

  • 12 p.m.

    Palliative Care

    TBD

    *Ethics credit

  • 1 p.m.

    Adjourn and Evaluation

Accreditation and Credit Designation

Accreditation

The Foundation for Advanced Cardiovascular Education and Training (FACET) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

 

Credit Designation

FACET designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Lecture meets Texas requirements for Ethics/ Professional Responsibility Education = 1.0 credit.

Location

Waxahachie Civic Center

Conveniently located at the intersection on I 35E and Highway 287, the Waxahachie Civic Center is within 25 minutes of the DFW Metroplex.

Address
2000 Civic Center Lane,
Waxahachie, TX 75165

Registration

This CME opportunity is valued at $149.
Attendance is limited to the first 60 registrants.

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