2017 Fall Symposium: Preliminary Lecture & Workshop Schedule

This program is not yet approved for CME credit. Conference organizers will request 28.5 hours total of AAPA Category 1 CME credit from the Physician Assistant Review Panel. Total number of approved credits yet to be determined.

Preliminary Agenda: Last Updated June 18, 2017

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Registration Opens

7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. KAPA Board of Directors Meeting

Thursday, November 2, 2017

7:00 a.m. - 5:45 p.m. Registration/Information Desk Open

7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast

7:50 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. Welcome

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Common Fractures and Orthopaedic Issues

9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Responsible Opioid Prescribing

10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Refreshment Break

10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Emerging Solutions in Pain: Non-Opioid Pain Management

11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Chronic Diarrhea

12:15 a.m. - 1:15 p.m. Lunch Program - sponsored by Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Hyperlipidemia and LDL Levels

1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Suturing Workshop (additional Fee)

2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Cancer Screening and Risks

3:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Refreshment Break

3:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. Head Trauma and Traumatic Brain Injury

4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Ultrasound Machine Workshop (additional fee)

4:45 p.m. - 5:45 p.m. Sepsis

Friday, November 3, 2017

6:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Registration/Information Desk Open

6:00 a.m. - 7:00 a.m. Exhibitor Set Up

7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open

7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast with Exhibitors

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Portable/Bedside Ultrasound

8:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Morning Student Track

9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Hepatitis C: Latest Updates and Treatment Options

10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Refreshment Break with Exhibitors

10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Managing HIV Today

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 a.m. KAPA Annual Membership Meeting

12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Lunch Buffet with the Exhibitors

1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Famous People with Diabetes: A Case Study Exploring the Use of New and Emerging Basal Insulins

1:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Afternoon Student Track

2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Diabetic Foot Infections

3:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Refreshment Break with the Exhibitors

4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Appropriate Antibiotic Prescribing

5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Approaches to Treating Respitory Distress

6:30 p.m. Tour of Alltech's Lexington Brewing and Distilling Company
($15 per person - register in advance or purchase tickets at the registration desk)

Saturday, November 4, 2017

7:00 a.m. - 5:45 p.m. Registration/Information Desk Open

7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Treating Depression

9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Managing DVT/PE

10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Refreshment Break

10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. EKG Pearls of Wisdom

11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. STI Update

12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Lunch Program - sponsored by Kowa Pharmaceuticals America, Inc.

1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Migrane Management

1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Workshop: Joint Injections (additional fee)

2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Sight-Threatening Conditions

3:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Refreshment Break

3:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. Osteoperosis

4:45 p.m. - 5:45 p.m. Lung Cancer News and Treatments