September 25, 2020
Please note: in 2020 this will be a single-day, fully virtual meeting, there will be no in-person attendance offered. In addition to the live portion of the event, five pre-recorded sessions will be available. These sessions can be access asynchronously for one month following the event.
We are proud to offer the 15th annual OHSU course directed to hospitalists and other practitioners of inpatient medicine. The course was developed through the sponsorship of the OHSU Division of Hospital Medicine and the Oregon Chapter of the Society of Hospital Medicine. The course planning committee represents both academic interests and the needs of the active practitioner. In addition to more traditional in-patient conditions, the 2020 program will cover COVID-19 and other related respiratory illnesses.
At the conclusion of the course, participants will be able to:
• Assess and manage inpatient hypertension, acute respiratory failure, acute coronary syndromes, pneumonia, acute exacerbation of inflammatory bowel disease and delirium tremens
• Apply discussion points form venous thromboembolism as well and biologic medication to daily practice
• Apply current best evidence in the screening and management of COVID-19
• Maintain appropriate glycemic control in their hospitalized patients
• Incorporate practical APPS and tools for in-the-moment learning
Registration deadline: September 21
No registrations accepted after this date.
8:00 Hospital Medicine Literature Review I - Aaron Helminski
8:30 Hospital Medicine Literature Review II - Amarprit Bains, MD
9:00 Coronary Syndromes - Joaquin Cigarroa, MD
9:30 Panel/Questions & Answers
10:10 Respiratory Infection - Sherie Gause, MD
10:40 Inpatient Hypertension - Zachary Jacobs, MD
11:10 IV Iron in the Hospital - Thomas DeLoughery, MD
11:40 Panel/Questions & Answers
1:00 COVID-19 - Ellie Sukerman, MD
1:30 Irritable Bowel Disease - Anthony Sofia, MD
2:00 Pneumonia - Caroline Castillo, MD
2:30 Panel/Questions & Answers
3:10 DTs in the Hospitalized Patient - Jeff Gold, MD
3:40 Choosing Wisely for Hospitalists - Adam Obley, MD
4:10 Risk and Prevention of Infection with Biologics and Small Molecular Therapies used in Rheumatic Diseases - Kevin Winthrop, MD
4:40 Panel/Questions & Answers
In addition to the live portion of the event, five pre-recorded sessions will be available. These sessions can be access asynchronously for an additional three hours of education.
Apps You Need - Logan Jones, MD
Building Your Wellness Toolkit: Promoting Connection to Joy and Purpose - James Clements, MD
Curbsider - Venous Thromboembolism Cases - Thomas DeLoughery, MD and Sven Olson, MD
Inpatient Diabetes Management - Bethany Klopfenstein, MD
Optimizing Perioperative Medicine Updates - Avital O’Glasser, MD, FACP, FHM
Prior to September 19: $275 Due to the downtime in our registration system, the early registration discount has been extended through the 19th.
On or after September 19:$300
Cancellation deadline: September 21.
Credit and MOC
Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
American Medical Association
Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 10.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Maintenance of Certification
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 10.25 Medical Knowledge 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.
Through the American Board of Medical Specialties (“ABMS”) ongoing commitment to increase access to practice relevant Continuing Certification Activities through the ABMS Continuing Certification Directory, 15th Annual NW Regional Hospital Medicine Conference has met the requirements as a MOC Part II CME Activity (apply toward general CME requirement) for the following ABMS Member Boards:
MOC Part II CME Activity
Amarprit Bains, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hospital Medicine), OHSU
Caroline Castillo, MD, Clinician Educator of Medicine (Division of Infectious Diseases), OHSU
Joaquin Cigarroa, MD, Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine), OHSU
James Clements, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hospital Medicine), OHSU
Thomas DeLoughery, MD, Professor of Medicine (Hematology & Medical Oncology), OHSU
Sherie Gause, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine), OHSU
Jeff Gold, MD, Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine), OHSU
Aaron Helminski, MD, Clinical Hospitalist of Medicine (Hospital Medicine), OHSU
Zachary Jacobs, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hospital Medicine), OHSU
Logan Jones, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hospital Medicine), OHSU
Bethany Klopfenstein, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine (Endocrinology, Diabetes & Clinical Nutrition), OHSU
Avital O’Glasser, MD, FACP, FHM, Associate Professor of General Internal Medicine (Hospital Medicine), OHSU
Adam Obley, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine Section of General Internal Medicine, VA Portland Health Care System
Sven Olson, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hematology & Medical Oncology), OHSU
Anthony Sofia, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine (Gastroenterology & Hepatology), OHSU
Ellie Sukerman, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases), OHSU
Kevin Winthrop, MD, MPH, Professor of Ophthalmology, OHSU; Professor, OHSU-PSU School of Public Health
Alan Hunter, MD - Program Chair
Jennifer Ashley, MD
James Clements, MD
Shona Hunsaker, MD
Gordon Johnson, MD
Kyle Kent, MD
William Moriarty, MD
Alex Nydahl, PA-C
Avital O'Glasser, MD
Matthew Richards, MD
Jean Rim, MD
Targol Saedi, MD
Phone: (503) 494-8700
If you have a disability and require assistance to participate in the conference, please contact the Division of Continuing Professional Development as soon as possible, but no later than 20 business days prior to the conference.
Photo credit: Hope Hardaker