A Systematic Approach to Medically Unexplained Symptoms

A Systematic Approach to Medically Unexplained Symptoms

A Systematic Approach to Medically Unexplained Symptoms

The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay, Half Moon Bay, CA

8/9/2017 - 8/12/2017

Overview

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OverviewCourse Brochure

This course will provide a diagnostic framework/template for chronic functionally-based conditions with shared etiologies and presentations.  Subsequently, more specific management strategies for each condition will be provided, along with various clinical pearls.  The program will attempt to cover various functionally-based conditions seen throughout the scope of internal medicine, selecting from a variety of pertinent general and subspecialty-derived conditions.  Expert faculty will present evidence and case-based clinical approaches.

Learning Objectives

Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

  • Summarize a general framework/construct regarding the approach to chronic symptoms.
  • Integrate a cost-effective and efficient diagnostic methodology in the care of chronic symptoms.
  • Describe updates in the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome.
  • Review management strategies in chronic headache conditions.
  • Describe therapeutic options for chronic subjective dizziness.

Attendance at this Mayo Clinic course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Intended Audience

This course is intended for internists, subspecialists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and others who practice in or have a special interest in treating medically complex patients.

 

Image: ©The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay 

Program

Program

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

6:30 a.m. 

Continental Breakfast & Registration, Exhibits Open

7:00 a.m. Welcome & Introductions
Course Directors
7:15 a.m.

Central Sentitization and Chronic Symptoms

Kevin Fleming, M.D.

8:15 a.m.

Chronic Chest Pain & Palpitations

Michael Cullen, M.D.

9:00 a.m.

Unexplained Chronic Cough-A Practical Approach

Vivek Iyer, M.D.

9:30 a.m. Panel Question & Answer Session
10:00 a.m.

Break and Exhibits

10:15 a.m.

Chronic Dizziness

Jeff Staab, M.D.

10:45 a.m. 

Chronic Facial Pain

Kevin Reid, D.M.D.

11:15 a.m. 

Unexplained Dyspnea- Clinical Cases and Pearls

Vivek Iyer, M.D.

12:00 p.m.  Panel Question & Answer Session
12:30 p.m. Adjorn and Exhibits

Thursday, August 10, 2017

6:15 a.m.   

Tai Chi or Yoga (6:15 a.m. - 7:15 a.m.)

Alex Do, L. Ac. (Tai Chi) or Stephanie Sutherland (Yoga)

6:30 a.m.   

Breakfast with the Experts (6:30 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.)

 Experts will be available for open discussion or questions 

7:30 a.m.  

When a Food Allergy Is Not an Allergy

Rohit D. Divekar, M.B.B.S., Ph.D.

8:00 a.m.  

Where Proteins Meet Symptoms

Prashant Kapoor, M.D.

9:00 a.m.  

“Doc, I Need to Get Something Off My Chest”: Evaluation and Management of Chronic Breast and Chest Wall Pain

Lonzetta (Loni) Neal, M.D.

9:30 a.m.    Panel Question & Answer Session 
10:00 a.m.     

Break and Exhibits

10:15 a.m.     

Chronic Prutitus

Amer Kalaaji , M.D.

10:45 a.m.      

Sniff, Snort and Stuffiness: Chronic Nasal and Sinus Symptoms

Rohit D. Divekar, M.B.B.S., Ph.D.

11:30 a.m.     

Approach to the Patient With Adrenal Fatigue

Neena Natt, M.D.

12:00 p.m.      Panel Question & Answer Session
12:30 p.m.      Adjourn and Exhibits

Friday, August 11, 2017

6:15 a.m.

Resilency (6:15 a.m. - 7:15 a.m.)

Amit Sood, M.D.

6:30 a.m.

Breakfast with the Experts (6:30 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.)

Experts will be available for open discussion or questions

7:30 a.m.

Gas, Bloat...

Conor Loftus, M.D.

8:15 a.m.

Chronic Globus Sensation & GERD

Prasad Iyer, M.D.

9:00 a.m. 

Chronic Constipation, Diarrhea, and Abdominal Pain 

Amindra S. Arora, M.B.,B.Chir.

9:30 a.m. Panel Question & Answer Session
10:00 a.m.

Break and Exhibits

10:15 a.m.

My Hormones Are Off and My Weight is Up

Ekta Kapoor, M.D.

10:45 a.m.

Vaginal Disorders That Impact Sexual Health?

Carol Kuhle, D.O., M.P.H.

11:30 a.m. 

Chronic Male Pelvic Pain

Matt Tollefson, M.D.

12:00 p.m. Panel Question & Answer Session
12:30 p.m. Adjourn and Exhibits

Saturday, August 12, 2017

6:15 a.m. 

 Meditation (6:15 a.m. - 7:15 a.m.)

Sherry Chesak, Ph.D., R.N.

6:30 a.m. 

Breakfast With the Experts (6:30 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.)

Experts will be available for open discussion or questions

7:30 a.m. 

Chroinc Arthralgia & Myalgia

Kevin Moder, M.D.

8:15 a.m.

Chronic Paresthesia

Dr. Sarah Berini, M.D.

9:00 a.m.

"I Keep Passing Out" 

Kevin Fleming, M.D.

9:30 a.m. Panel Question & Answer Session
10:00 a.m.

Break and Exhibits

10:15 a.m.

Functional Gait Disturbance

Anhar Hassan, M.B.B.Ch. 

11:00 a.m.

Tips For Improving Communication With Our Patients

Scott Litin, M.D.

11:45 a.m. 

Strategies into Practice Panel 

Kevin Fleming, M.D.

Arya Mohabbat, M.D.

Sanjeev Nanda, M.D.

Anjali Bhagra, M.B.B.S.

Rachel Pringnitz (Administrator - Operations)

12:30 p.m.

Conference Wrap-Up & Adjourn

*subject to changes

Faculty

Course Directors

Anjali Bhagra, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine
General Internal Medicine

Arya Mohabbat, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
General Internal Medicine

Sanjeev Nanda, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
General Internal Medicine

Mayo Clinic Faculty

Amindra S. Arora, M.B., B.Chir.
Professor of Medicine
Gastroenterology

Sarah Berini, M.D.
Instructor in Neurology
Neuromuscular Medicine

Sherry Chesak, Ph.D., R.N.
Assistant Professor of Nursing
Nursing

Michael Cullen, M.D
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Cardiovascular Diseases

Rohit D. Divekar, M.B.B.S., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Allergic Diseases

Alex Do, L.Ac.
Instructor in Medicine
Integrative Medicine and Health

Kevin Fleming, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
General Internal Medicine

Anhar Hassan, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Movement Neurology

 

Prasad Iyer, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
Gastroenterology

Vivek Iyer, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine

Amer Kalaaj, M.D.
Associate Professor of Dermatology
Dermatology

Prashant Kapoor, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine and Oncology
Hematology

Ekta Kapoor, M.B.B.S.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
General Internal Medicine

Carol Kuhle, D.O., M.P.H.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
General Internal Medicine

Scott Litin, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
General Internal Medicine

Conor Loftus, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Gastroenterology

Kevin G. Moder, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine
Rheumatology

 

Neena Natt, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine
Endocrinology

Lonzetta Neal, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
General Internal Medicine

Rachel Pringnitz
Administrator – Operations
Department of Medicine

Kevin Reid, D.M.D.
Assistant Professor of Dentistry
Dental Specialties

Amit Sood, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
General Internal Medicine

Jeffrey Staab, M.D.
Professor of Psychiatry
Psychiatry

Stephanie Sutherland
Group Fitness Instructor
Dan Abraham Healthy Living Center

Matthew Tollefson, M.D.
Associate Professor of Urology
Urology


 

Credit

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 23 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


AAFP Prescribed Credits

This Live activity, A Systematic Approach to Medically Unexplained Symptoms, with a beginning date of 08/09/2017, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 22.25 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


ABIM MOC Credits

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 23 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Participation information will be shared with ABIM through PARS.


Other Health Care Professionals
A certificate of attendance will be provided to other health care professionals for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies, or other professional associations.

Attendees should ensure in advance that their credentialing or licensing organization accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM from the sponsor of this activity.

Lodging and Transportation

Lodging

Currently, The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay is reporting the room block is full.  The Ritz-Carlton has a wait list for cancellations.  Please see the Other Nearby Locations below for other lodging accomodations.  

The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay (Traditional room: $300 single/double)  

Phone: 1-800-241-3333 (reservation line is open 24 hours) 
Identify yourself as a participant of the Mayo Clinic room block when making your reservation. 

Lodging arrangements are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.

Mayo Clinic General Internal Medicine is not responsible for expenses incurred by an individual who is not confirmed and for whom space is not available at the meeting. Costs incurred by the registrant such as airline or hotel fees or penalties are the responsibility of the registrant.

Other Nearby Lodging 
Note:  the information below is not part of a room block   

Half Moon Bay Lodge: (approximately 3 minutes away) 
Online:  http://www.halfmoonbaylodge.com/hotel-accommodations/guest-rooms
Phone:  (650) 726-9000 or (800) 710-0778
Address:  2400 Cabrillo Highway South, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019

Beach House Hotel at Half Moon Bay: (spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean)
Online:   https://bookings.ihotelier.com/Beach-House-Hotel-at-Half-Moon-Bay/select_rooms.jsp?hotelId=3747
Phone:  (650) 712-0220
Address:  4100 N Cabrillo Highway, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019

Other Half Moon Bay Lodging 


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Pricing

Registration Fees
Registration fee includes tuition, electronic course syllabus, continental breakfasts, & break refreshments.

MD, PhD, DO, PharmD: $895

Fellow, Resident, PA, NP, RN, Allied Health Practitioners: $850

Optional Paper Syllabus: $50  
Pre-order by July 3, 2017


CANCELLATION POLICY

If you cancel your participation in this course, your registration fee, less a $75 administrative fee, will be refunded when written notification is received by Mayo Clinic General Internal Medicine CME before July 26, 2017 (email: rstgimcme@mayo.edu). No refunds will be made on or after July 26, 2017. Canceled registrations are non-transferable.

Mayo Clinic GIM CME reserves the right to cancel or postpone any course due to unforeseen circumstances. In the unlikely event Mayo Clinic GIM CME must cancel or postpone this course, Mayo Clinic General Internal Medicine CME will refund the registration fee, but is not responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses to participants, including fees assessed by airline/travel/lodging agencies.


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