ACE Conference 2019

March 28 – 30, 2019

Civana Carefree

37220 Mule Train Road, Carefree, AZ 85377

Essential Evidence Syllabus

ACE Agenda 2019

Thursday, March 28th Wellness Day
8:00-9:00am Registration & Continental Breakfast
9:00-10:00am Opening Session: “Relevance of Yoga in Medicine,” C. Rajan Narayanan, PhD, Executive Director, Life in YOGA Institute & Foundation
10:00-11:00am “Sports Medicine for the Family Doc,” Shanyn Lancaster, MD, Trainer, Arizona State University
11:00 – 11:15am BREAK
11:15-12:15pm “Eat Mindfully, Live Vibrantly,” Michelle May, MD, CSP, Founder of “Am I Hungry?”
12:15-1:15pm LUNCH – CMS Update to the AzAFP, “Invited” Ashby Wolfe, MD, MPH, Chief Medical Officer, Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services
1:15-2:45pm “Physician Health First” – Nicole Eull, PsyD AAFP Physician Health First Educator
2:45-3:00pm BREAK
3:00-4:30pm “Physician Health First” – Continued
4:30-5:30pm The EveryONE Project, Ravi Grivois-Shah, MD, MPH, MBA, Medical Director for Alvernon Family Medicine, Tucson, AZ
5:30pm Adjournment for the day of CME
Friday, March 29th
7:00-8:00am Registration & Continental Breakfast
7:45-8:00am Course Introduction to POEMS Training – Steven Brown, MD
8:00-8:30am Cardiovascular Disease – Gary Ferenchick, MD
8:30-9:00am Musculoskeletal Problems – John Hickner, MD
9:00-9:30am Hyperlipidemia – Steven Brown, MD
9:30-10:00am Hypertension – Gary Ferenchick, MD
10:00-10:30am BREAK & EXHIBITS
10:30-11:00am Depression & Anxiety – John Hickner, MD
11:00-11:30am Prevention – Steven Brown, MD
11:30-12:00pm Cerebrovascular Disease – Gary Ferenchick, MD
12:00-1:00pm LUNCH & Legislative Update, Susan Cannata, JD, AzAFP Lobbyist
1:00-1:30pm Dysuria, Vaginitis, & UTI– John Hickner, MD
1:30-2:00pm Guidelines We Can Trust – Steven Brown, MD
2:00-2:30pm Editor’s Choice – All Faculty
2:30-3:00pm BREAK & Exhibits
3:00-4:00pm “From Weight to Well-Being,” Michelle May, MD
4:00-5:00pm “Gynocologic Oncology: What to look for,” Uma Chandavarkar, MD
5:00pm Adjournment for the day of CME
6:00-9:00pm Awards Reception & Celebration Dinner Celebrating AzAFP 70th Anniversary & Doctor’s Day, Café Meto, Civana Carefree (Pre-registration & Tickets Required)
Saturday, March 30th
7:30-8:00am Breakfast & Registration
8:00-8:30am Upper GI Problems – Gary Ferenchick, MD
8:30-9:00am Integrative Medicine – John Hickner, MD
9:00-9:30am Sleep Problems – Steven Brown, MD
9:30-10:00am Editor’s Choice – All Faculty
10:00-10:30am BREAK
10:30-11:00am Diabetes & Endocrine – Gary Ferenchick, MD
11:00-11:30am Headache & Neurology – John Hickner, MD
11:30-12:00pm Choosing Imagining – Steven Brown, MD
12:00-12:30pm Clinical Queries – All Faculty
12:30-2:00pm LUNCH & AAFP Update – AAFP VIP – Gary L. LeRoy, MD AAFP President-Elect
2:00-3:00pm “Polypharmacy & Seniors: An Approach to Optimize Care,” Edward Schwager, MD
3:00-3:15pm BREAK
3:15-4:15pm “Collaborating with Dentist to Manage Patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea,” Nancy L. Addy, DDS, OPTIONAL CME
4:15-5:15pm “Reflective Medical Writing: Learn how to reduce stress, embrace your creativity, and let off steam through writing,” Sandra Miller MD, Published Poet, Essayist, and Novelist
5:15pm Adjournment of Meeting