Preliminary Agenda (subject to change)
Sessions will include minimum 25% interactivity
|0745||Registration and Continental Breakfast|
|0815||Welcome and Introductory Remarks
Dr. Ophir Vinik and the Arthritis Society
Session I: Evaluation, Diagnosis and Referral
|0830||Shoulder pain: How to assess and when to refer to a surgeon?
Dr. Christian Veillette
|0910||Doctor, do I have lupus? Evaluation and diagnosis of SLE
Dr. Amanda Steiman
|0950||Evaluation and Diagnosis of Common MSK Symptoms in Children and Adolescents
Dr. Shirley Tse
Session II: Current Concepts in Management
|1050||My patient has inflammatory arthritis: Initial and ongoing management for primary care
Dr. Stephanie Yang
|1130||DMARD’s and Biologics: Pharmacology primer for anti-rheumatic medications
Dr. Justin Shamis
|1210||Updates on Evidence-Based Management of Osteoarthritis
Dr. Lauren King
|1250||Lunch Break (lunch provided)|
Session III: Small Group Workshop Sessions
Please select one per session.
|Workshop Session I: 1330 – 1430||Workshop Session II: 1445 – 1545|
|a) Evaluation of Knee and Hip Osteoarthritis: From physical exam to surgical referral*||a) Evaluation of Knee and Hip Osteoarthritis: From physical exam to surgical referral*||Dr. Mina Morcos|
|b) Case-Based Approach to Assessment, Diagnosis and Initial Management of Inflammatory Joint Conditions**||b) Case-Based Approach to Assessment, Diagnosis and Initial Management of Inflammatory Joint Conditions**||Dr. Stephanie Yang|
|c) Osteoporosis Update and Case Discussions**||c) Osteoporosis Update and Case Discussions**||Dr. Angela Cheung|
|d) Choose Wisely: Radiographic evaluation of common back problems||d) Choose Wisely: Radiographic evaluation of common back problems||Dr. Stephen Power|
|*Hands-on session. Please arrive with proper attire to facilitate practicing physical exam skills.
** Participants are welcome to bring cases for discussion.