106th MOA Annual Convention "CME by the Sea"

Jun 09, 2017 07:00am -
Jun 11, 2017 12:30pm
Samoset Resort, Rockport, ME

Event Description

NOTE: This Event Occurred June 9-11th, 2017

The deadline to return CME forms was July 7, 2017. If you still have not sent your attestation form to the MOA office, please contact us as soon as possible.

Certificates of attendance should be received soon and credit has been reported to the AOA as of 07/14/2017. Please note that it may take up to two weeks time for these credits to show up on your AOA CME page.

 Missed something from a lecture that you would like to reference again? Please contact the MOA office for a link to the Event Dropbox folder. 

Thank you for attending. We look forward to seeing you soon!


Save the Date:

MOA's Midwinter Symposium will be held

February 9-11th, 2018

at the Holiday Inn by the Bay

MOA Program Committee & Staff

Maine Osteopathic Association
12 State St., Suite 102, Augusta, ME 04330
Phone: 207-623-1101 Fax: 207-623-4228

*DRAFT Program Agenda


Friday Morning, June 9, 2017
5.25 CME Credits

Breakfast Lecture_______________________________________Rockland/Rockport Rooms

7:00- 8:00 am             Affordable Care Act to American Healthcare Act: Where are we going?
Presented By Ronald Ashkenasy, D.O.

Morning Sessions________________________________________Bay Point Ballroom

8:00- 9:00 am Hypertension 2017
Presented by Howard Glass, D.O.

9:00- 10:00 am Getting to Goal Can Be Difficult: Advancing T2DM Therapy
With Confidence — Presented by Richard Sadovsky, M.D.
Sponsored by The France Foundation*

10:00- 10:45 am Exhibit Hall Break……………………………………….State of Maine Hall

10:45- 11:45 am Anaphylaxis, Angioedema, and Urticaria Update………...Bay Point Ballroom
Presented by Marguerite Pennoyer, M.D.

Luncheon Keynote Address________________________________Knox County Ballroom

11:45- 1:00 pm Preventing Physician Burnout: Where Science Meets Practice
Presented by Susan Taylor, PhD

Friday Afternoon, June 9, 2017
3.0 CME Credits

Afternoon Opioid Prescribing Sessions________________________Bay Point Ballroom

1:00- 2:00 pm Improving Opioid Prescribing & Patient Safety in Maine
Presented by Elisabeth Fowlie Mock, M.D.

2:00- 2:30 pm Exhibit Hall Break………………………………………….State of Maine Hall

2:00– 3:00 pm MOA Past President’s Meeting……………………………………….Ebb Tide Room

2:30- 4:30 pm Opioid Prescribing: Safe Practice, Changing Lives
A CO*RE REMS program, Presented by Pamela Grimaldi, D.O.

*"The curriculum conveys messaging required by the FDA Blueprint for Prescriber Education for Extended-Release and Long-Acting Opioid Analgesics. The curriculum addresses assessment of patients for treatment with ER/LA opioids; initiation, modification and discontinuation of treatment and management of ongoing therapy; counseling of patients and caregivers about the safe use of these medications, including proper storage and disposal; and general and product-specific drug information concerning ER/LA opioids."*


Friday Special Events_____________________________________Various

4:45- 5:45 pm         MOA 5K Family Fun Run/Walk/Ride
FREE! All Welcome (Please register by 12pm Friday June 9th)
                                 Join Us at the Samoset Fitness Center Entrance

6:00- 8:00 pm Opening Reception/Lobster Bake at the Camden Yacht Club 
Transportation Provided: Buses depart @ 6:00p.m. & 6:30p.m.
From the Samoset Fitness Entrance

Tickets Required $45, Limited Quantity Available! - Contact MOA
*Sponsored by UNE COM & Medical Mutual*

Saturday Morning, June 10, 2017
4.0 CME Credits (3 AAFP Credits)

Breakfast Lecture_______________________________________Rockland/Rockport Rooms

7:00- 8:00 am Prescription Medication, Herbal Supplements and Other Supplements: How to Talk to Your Patients About Safety
Presented by Karl Liebermann, D.O.

Morning Sessions_______________________________________Bay Point Ballroom

8:00- 9:00 am Sleep Telemedicine: A Nightmare or a Dream Come True?
Presented by David Weed, D.O.

9:00- 10:00 am Office Based Emergencies
Presented by Elisabeth DelPrete, D.O.

10:00- 10:30 am Exhibit Hall Break……………………………………...State of Maine Hall

10:30- 12:00 pm MOA General Assembly Meeting……………………………….Bay Point Ballroom
Including an AOA Update from President Boyd Buser, D.O.

Awards Luncheon_______________________________________Knox County Ballroom

12:00-1:30 pm MOA President's Award Luncheon & Presidential Oath of Office
*Sponsored by Medical Mutual 

Saturday Afternoon, June 10, 2017
3.0 CME Credits

Afternoon Session__________________________________________Bay Point Ballroom

1:30- 2:30 pm             Geriatric Pharmacology
                                 Presented by Nathan Harmon, D.O.

2:30-2:45 pm Stretch Break

Breakout Sessions (Please Choose a Track)

Track A. Pediatrics__________________________________________Owls Head Room
2:45-3:45 pm Adolescent Gynecology
Presented by Danielle Salhany, D.O.

3:45-4:45 pm Pediatric Sports Concussion
Presented by Sarah Hoffman, D.O.

Track B. OMT_______________________________________________Spruce Head Room
2:45- 3:45 pm Sequencing as an Approach to the Athlete
Presented by Brian Abbott, D.O.

3:45-4:45 pm OMT for Geriatrics
Presented by Kiran Mangalam, D.O.

Special Events_______________________________________________Various
4:45-6:30 pm MOA Presidential Reception
Honoring Merideth Norris, DO, Incoming MOA President

Penobscot Bay Ballroom
*Cash Bar & Hors D’oeurves*

5:00– 10:00 pm Camp MOA: Dinner, Crafts and more Activities for Kids— FREE!
North Haven Room
*Please Register Your child(ren) in advance, must be at least 3 years old*

Sunday Morning, June 11, 2017
5.0 CME Credits

Breakfast Lecture_____________________________________Rockland/Rockport Rooms

7:15- 8:15 am             Congestive Heart Failure: Goals of Care
                                 Presented by Lynette Weeman, D.O.

Morning Sessions______________________________________Bay Point Ballroom

8:15-9:15 am PSA Screening: A bit of history, A brief epidemiology primer & Smarter use of PSA
Presented by Jesse Sammon, D.O.

9:15- 10:15 am Dermatology for the Primary Care Physician
Presented by Jerald Hurdle, D.O.

10:15- 10:30 am Stretch Break……………………………………Refreshments in the Bridgeway

10:30- 11:30 am Basic Principles of Wound Care
Presented by Walter Keller, D.O.
11:30- 12:30 pm  STD Screening Update
Presented by Timothy Borelli, D.O.


*Please note: The MOA's professional and public education committee reserves the
right to adjust the program agenda and speakers as deemed necessary without advance


Event Type:Annual Oceanside Convention
Category:Educational Seminar
Early registration ends on May 11, 2017.
Regular registration starts on May 12, 2017 and ends on Jun 08, 2017.
Late registration starts on Jun 09, 2017.
(GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)

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