South Central PA Chapter Annual Conference: October 9, 2021

October 9, 2021

SHM (Society of Hospital Medicine) SCPA (District 3)

Virtual Conference Program -

Saturday October 9th, 2021

7:30 am – 8:30 am: Research Poster Competition

8:30 am – 9:00 am: Introductions and SHM Leadership Remarks

9:00 am – 9:45 am: Lecture: “Why we teach? - Leveraging the power of social media in medical education” – Dr. Antony Breu

9:45 am – 10:30 am: Lecture: “Clinical Updates in Hospital Medicine” – Dr. Anthony Donato

10:30 am – 10:45 am: Exhibitor breakout session #1

10:45 am – 11:30 am: Lecture: “Stump the Professor” – Dr. Anthony Donato presents a case; Dr. Antony Breu and audience try to solve the case with clinical reasoning provided. Audience involvement will be encouraged.

11:30 am – 11:45 am: Exhibitor breakout session #2

11:45 am – 12:00 pm: Break

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm: Research competition - Podium presentations

1:00 pm – 5:05 pm: Five Workshops

1:00 pm – 1:45 pm: Performance metrics, quality measures and process improvement. I want to educate them, but not burden them! – Dr. Varun Malayala

1:45 pm – 2:30 pm: Words Matter: Strategies for Eliminating Physician Bias and Patient Blame in Hospital Encounters – Dr. Ann Perrin

2:30 pm – 3:15 pm: Think about what you think - Recognize yourself and plan for the future – Dr. Shilpa Salpekar

3:15 pm – 4:00 pm: Reframing High-Value Care: Lessons from the Pandemic – Dr. Rachna Rawal

4:00 pm – 5:15 pm: POCUS – Dr. Jean-Sebastien Rachoin

5:15 pm – 5:30 pm: Prizes and acknowledgments

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 7.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 7.25 Non-physician
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10/09/2021 - 7:30am EDT
Event ends: 
10/09/2021 - 5:30pm EDT
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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 7.25 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

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


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