PCOM Society

Pinellas County Osteopathic Medical Society

Seminar Schedule

29th Annual Winter Seminar – 2018 Schedule

Wednesday, January 24, 2018
Florida Mandacted CME Credits for Relicensure
Sessions 1-7

Session 1 9:00 A.M. – 10:00 A.M.

Federal & State Laws Relating to Prescribing Controlled Substances

​​​Joshua Lenchus, DO

Session 2 10:00 A.M. – 11:00 P.M.
Florida Laws & Rules
Linda Keene, Esq.
Session 3 & 4 11:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M.
Prevention of Medical Errors
Tiffany Sizemore Ruiz, DO
Exhibit Opening 1:00 P.M. – 2:00 P.M.
Refreshments Served in Exhibit Hall
Session 5 2:00 P.M. – 3:00 P.M.
Professional & Medical Ethics
Joel Rose, DO
Break 3:00 P.M. – 3:30 P.M.
Exhibit Hall
Session 6 3:30 P.M. – 4:30 P.M.
Domestic Violence Issues & Concerns
Kenneth E. Johnson, DO
Session 7 4:30 P.M. – 5:30 P.M.
Medication Management with HIV/AIDS
Kerry Chamberlain, DO

Opening Day Reception
5:30 PM – 7 PM
In the Exhibit Hall

 

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Session 8 8:00 A.M. – 9:00 A.M.
Physicians Relations with Hospitalist & Hospitals
Larry Feinman, DO
Session 9 9:00 A.M. – 10:00 A.M.
Brain Attack – What Now?
Perry Bechtle, DO
Break 10:00 A.M. – 10:30 A.M.
Exhibit Hall
Session 10 10:30 A.M. – 11:30 A.M.
Pediatric Care in Family Practice
Laura Drach, DO
Session 11 11:30 A.M. – 12:30 P.M.
Effectively Communicating Health Issues with Parents
Ulyee Choe, DO
Lunch 12:30 P.M. – 1:30 P.M.
(Visit Exhibit Hall)
Lunch on Own
Session 12 1:30 P.M. – 2:30 P.M.
Pain Management for Primary Care Physicians
Session 13 2:30 P.M. – 3:30 P.M.
Kidney Treatments & Transplants
Hussein Mohamed, MD
Break 3:30 P.M. – 4:00 P.M.
Exhibit Hall
Session 14 4:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M.
The Financial Impacts of Palliative Care on Healthcare
Kevin Ache, DO

Friday, January 26th, 2017

Session 15 8:00 A.M. – 9:00 A.M.
The Many Facets of Neuro-Surgery
Devon H. Haydon, MD
Session 16 9:00 A.M. – 10:00 A.M.
Rheumatology Updates
Robert DiGiovanni, DO
Break 10:00 A.M. – 10:30 A.M.
Exhibit Hall
Session 17 10:30 A.M. – 11:30 A.M.
Cutaneous Manifestations of Internal Diseases
Summer Moon, DO
Session 18 11:30 A.M. – 12:30 P.M.
OMT Updates for Primary Care Physicians
Richard VanBuskirk, DO
Lunch 12:30 P.M. – 1:30 P.M. On Your Own
(Visit Exhibit Hall)
Session 19 1:30 P.M. – 2:30 P.M.
Update on Lung Cancer
Jacques Fontaine, MD
Session 20 2:30 P.M. – 3:30 P.M.
Advances in Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Michael Perry, MD
Session 21 3:30 P.M. – 4:30 P.M.
Sleep Disorder Treatments 
Lisa Whims Squires, DO

Young Physicians/Residents Reception
6 PM

Saturday, January 27th, 2017

Session 22 8:00 A.M. – 10:00 A.M.
Current Treatment Options for Parkinsons Disease
Deborah Boland, DO
Session 23 9:00 A.M. – 10:00 A.M.
Women’s Health Issues
Jennifer Hayes, DO
Break 10:00 A.M. – 10:30 A.M.
Session 24 10:30 A.M. – 11:30 A.M.
Treatment of Immune Diseases
Leah Chernin, DO
Session 25 11:30 A.M. – 12:30 P.M.
Current Technology in the Care of Sinus Patients
Brett Scotch, DO
Lunch 12:30 P.M. – 1:30 P.M. On Your Own
Session 26 1:30 P.M. – 2:30 P.M.
Wound Care Treatments
Robyn Ache, DO
Session 27 2:30 P.M. – 3:30 P.M.
Questioning Medicine, The Game Changers
Andrew Buelt, DO
Session 28 3:30 P.M. – 4:30 P.M.
Pulmonary Updates
Joseph Giaimo, DO

 

Presidential Reception
7 PM – 7:45 PM

Presidential Banquet
7:45 PM – 10 PM