South Central PA Chapter Annual Conference: October 17, 2020

October 17, 2020
Transformative Role of Hospital Medicine in a Era of Rapid Change

8:30-8:45 am Opening Ceremony: Brian McGillen, MD, FHM, Kaleigh Krill, MD, and Shelia Nguyen, MD

8:45-9:00 am Exhibitor Presentation

9:00-10:00 am SHM Advocacy in a Rapidly Changing World: Ann Sheehy, MD, MS and Josh Lapps, MA

10:00-11:00 am Updates in Hospital Medicine: Scott Kaatz, DO, MSc, FACP, SFHM

11:00 am -12:00 pm Oral Poster Presentations

12:00-12:30 pm Break/Exhibitor Presentations/View E-Posters

12:30-1:30 pm Curriculum Changes in the COVID Era: How to Develop Remote Learning Experiences for Medical Students: Nicholas Duca, MD, Ami Dewaters, MD, Brian McGillen, MD, Tanuja Devaraji, MD

1:30-2:30 pm Concurrent Sessions:

    Ward vs World: Addressing Racism: Sybil B. Pentsil, MD, MPH, Allison Pressimone, DO

    Updates in Perioperative Medicine: Ryan Munyon, MD, Jennifer Cooper, MD

2:30-3:30 pm Concurrent Sessions:

    A Case-Based Approach to a Point-of-Care Ultrasound Image Interpretation: Shan Kinard, MD, Woo Moon, DO, Damien Ricklis, MD, Ian Ross, MD

    Resident Autonomy: Teaching Towards Unsupervised Practice: Justin Aprile, MD, Joseph Schramm, MD

3:30-4:00 pm Closing Session


Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 5.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 5.00 Non-physician
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Course expires: 
Event starts: 
10/17/2020 - 8:30am EDT
Event ends: 
10/17/2020 - 4:00pm EDT
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Scott Kaatz, DO, MSc, FACP, SFHM

Dr. Kaatz reports a consulting fees from BMS, Pfizer, Janssen, honoroaria from Portfola and Novartis, and a research grant from BMS.

The remaining planners and faculty for this activity have no relevant relationships to disclose.


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Furthermore, SHM seeks to verify that all scientific research referred to, reported, or used in a continuing medical education (CME) activity conforms to the generally accepted standards of experimental design, data collection, and analysis. SHM is committed to providing its learners with high-quality CME activities that promote improvements in healthcare and not those of a commercial interest.

The Society of Hospital Medicine designates this live activity, for a maximum of 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity

The Society of Hospital Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provider continuing medical education for physicians.

The Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM) funds all of the costs of this chapter meeting; no fee is required to attend. Exhibitors may be present. The exhibitors have no role in developing the meeting content, which was developed solely by the speaker invited by this SHM chapter.

SHM is dedicated to promoting the highest quality care for all hospitalized patients. SHM is committed to promoting excellence in the practice of hospital medicine through education, advocacy and research.


Available Credit

  • 5.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 5.00 Non-physician


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