PRIMARY CARE SYMPOSIUM - Focusing on Nephrology & Oncology

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Las Colinas Country Club

4400 North O'Connor Road

Irving, TX 75062

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Hear from leading medical experts to learn more about these topics:


11:00 a.m. - Registration & Lunch

11:30 a.m. - Welcome & Announcements, Alexander Liang, M.D., and R. Steven Paulson, M.D.

11:45 a.m. - GFR/eGFR: Filtering Out the Confusion, Michael R. Wiederkehr, M.D., F.A.C.P., F.A.S.N.

12:30 p.m. - Resistant Hypertension, Cindy L. Corpier, M.D.

1:15 p.m. - Updates in Gynecologic Oncology 2019, Reagan M. Street, M.D., MMS

2:00 p.m. - Afternoon Break

2:15 p.m. - Introduction to CAR T-Cell Therapy, Houston Holmes, M.D.

3:00 p.m. - Holistic Management of a Serious Illness, Catalina Sanchez Hanson, M.D.

4:00 p.m. - Closing Remarks

TARGET AUDIENCE: This conference is targeted for Practitioners specializing in Family Practice, Internal Medicine, and Obstetrics-Gynecology.

PURPOSE AND CONTENT: This conference is designed to offer attendees updates on kidney disease and cancer, its management, and treatment options that can be utilized in everyday practice to help patients to make choices and improve patient outcomes.

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES: At the conclusion of this conference, participants will be able to:

• Identify the stages and management of chronic kidney disease (CKD)
• Understand the current management therapies in resistant hypertension
• Identify immunotherapy treatment options utilizing a patient's own blood cells to fight cancer
• Review the current diagnoses and treatment options of cancers related to a woman’s reproductive organs
• Identify and provide holistic palliative care as a model of ethical care.
• Be able to communicate effectively concerning the complex care of seriously ill patients.

FACULTY: Alexander Liang, M.D., R. Steven Paulson, M.D., Houston Holmes, M.D., Michael R. Wiederkehr, M.D., F.A.C.P., F.A.S.N., Reagan M. Street, M.D., MMS, Cindy L. Corpier, M.D., and Catalina Sanchez Hanson, M.D.

PLANNING COMMITTEE: Ed Bryson, Mollyn Shew, Sandra Simpson, Laura Sturdivant, Breck Yakulis, and Alison Zvolanek.

DESIGNATION STATEMENT: The Texas Medical Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This activity has been approved for 1 credit in ethics and/or professional responsibility education.

ACCREDITATION STATEMENT: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Texas Medical Association, Dallas Nephrology Associates and Texas Oncology. The Texas Medical Association is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Email to info@dneph.com or call 214.579.6810.


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