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Join the CAAHP for their 2nd Annual Medical Symposium

 

Program Goal

The goal of this program is to provide participants with an update in the latest literature regarding diabetes, peripheral arterial disease (PAD), chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and pain management.

Speakers

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Kirit Tolia, MD, FACE
  • Medical Director and Chief of Endocrinology Joslin Diabetes Center, St. John Providence Hospital – Southfield, MI
  • Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine, Wayne State University – Detroit, MI
Linda Vanni, RN, MSN, ACNS-BC, NP
  • Nurse Practitioner, Pain Management, St. John Providence Hospital – Southfield, MI
  • Graduate Nursing Clinical Preceptor, Madonna University, Oakland University and Michigan State University
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology, Wayne State University – Detroit, MI

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Waseem Farra, MD, FCCP
  • Chief of Pulmonary Medicine, Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program, Medical Director, Respiratory Care, Medical Director, St. John Providence Health System – Southfield, MI
  • Adjunct Clinical Professor, Pulmonary Medicine, American University of the Caribbean – Coral Gables, FL
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine, Wayne State University – Detroit, MI
Jamal Zarghami, MD, FACC
  • Interventional Cardiologist, St. John Providence Hospital – Southfield, MI
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Wayne State University – Detroit, MI

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Program Objectives

At the conclusion of this knowledge-based activity, the participant will be able to:

  1. Understand the role of incretins in glucose regulation and discuss how to enhance their effectiveness in the treatment of type 2 diabetes.
  2. Review the prevalence, risk factors, diagnostic testing, treatment options and clinical outcomesrelated to PAD.
  3. Summarize the different types of COPD and discuss risk factors, staging, signs and symptoms and treatment regimens.
  4. Describe societal issues and changing practice patterns influencing pain management, as well as discuss new and novel therapies.

Full attendance at this program and completion of the program evaluation will provide a total of 4.0 contact hours (1.0 contact hour for pain) of continuing education for medicine, osteopathic, nursing, dentistry or pharmacy participants. A statement of continuing education credit will be provided at the completion of the program.
 

Continuing Education

Full attendance at this program and completion of the program evaluation will provide a total of 4.0 contact hours (1.0 contact hour for pain) of continuing education for medicine, osteopathic, nursing, dentistry or pharmacy participants. A statement of continuing education credit will be provided at the completion of the program.


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Date / Time

Saturday, September 29, 2012
7:45 am - 2:30 pm


Online Booking

Bookings are closed for this event.

Offline Booking

If you want to register offline, please Contact Us, or get in touch with one of our Board Members and we'll be more than happy to help you.