17th Annual Northwest Regional Hospital Medicine Conference

Conference description

We are proud to offer the 17th 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. The course planning committee represents both academic interests and the needs of the active practitioner. 

Conference date

September 22-23, 2022

Conference location

Sentinel Hotel - Portland, Oregon

Target audience

Hospitalists, internists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and others who may care for patients in the hospital setting.

Register for Hospital Medicine

Register online for the 2022 Northwest Regional Hospital Medicine Conference

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Anti-Racism at OHSU

OHSU School of Medicine seeks a learning environment where all presentations, interactions, and conversations are respectful, harassment-free and provide a discrimination-free environment for all learners, faculty, residents, fellows, staff and others in attendance. All presenters are asked to honor OHSU SOM’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion and anti-racism.

Thursday, September 22

7:15    Registration/Breakfast    
7:50      Welcome and Announcements    
8:00      General Surgery: Do This, Don't Do That
8:30      Cirrhosis & Liver Function: Do This, Don't Do That
9:00      High Flow Nasal Cannula Use
9:30      Panel/Questions & Answers     
9:55      BREAK / EXHIBITORS    
10:20    Dementia and Delirium in Geriatrics: Do This, Don't Do That
10:50    Oncologic Emergencies: Do This, Don't Do That
11:20    Goals of Care and Advanced Planning: Do This, Don't Do That
11:50    Panel/Questions & Answers     
12:15    LUNCH    
1:15      CONCURRENT SESSIONS I    
              A: Chest X-Ray: Do This, Don't Do That
              B: Care of the Hospitalized Patient with Substance Use Disorder: Do This, Don't Do That
              C: Literature Review (repeated at 2:00 p.m.)
2:00    CONCURRENT SESSIONS II    
              A: Inpatient Pain Management for People Who Use Chronic Opiates or Suboxone
              B: Advocacy for the Hospitalist: Do This, Don't Do That
              C: Literature Review (repeat of 1:15 p.m.)
2:45      BREAK / EXHIBITORS    
3:10      COVID Therapeutics: Do This, Don't Do That
3:40      A Patient-Centered Approach to "AMA" Discharges
4:10      High Value Care: Things We Do For No Reason
4:40      Panel/Questions & Answers     
5:05      ADJOURN     

Friday, September 23

7:15      Registration/Breakfast    
7:50      Welcome and Announcements    
8:00      Stroke: Do This, Don't Do That
8:30      Nephrology: Do This, Don't Do That
9:00      Pulmonary Hypertension: Do This, Don't Do That
9:30      Panel/Questions & Answers     
9:55      BREAK / EXHIBITORS    
10:20    Hospital Medicine Literature Review
10:50    Infectious Disease: Do This, Don't Do That
11:20    Psychiatry Pearls: Do This, Don't Do That
11:50    Panel/Questions & Answers     
12:15    LUNCH    
1:15      CONCURRENT SESSIONS I    
              A: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion - Inclusive Teaching Strategies in Healthcare
              B: Wound Care (repeated at 2:00)
              C: Hyperglycemia (repeated at 2:00)
2:00      CONCURRENT SESSIONS II    
              A: Transition to Skilled Nursing Facility: Do This, Don't Do That
              B: Wound Care (repeat of 1:15)
              C: Hyperglycemia (repeat of 1:15)
2:45      BREAK / EXHIBITORS    
3:10      Urology Pearls: Do This, Don't Do That
3:40      GI Bleeding: Do This, Don't Do That
4:10      Hospital Medicine Literature Review
4:40      Panel/Questions & Answers     
5:05      ADJOURN     

Course fees

Before September 12: $400

On or after September 12: $450

Cancellation policy

To help meet administrative costs, a $35.00 service charge will be assessed on all refund requests received by August 12th, 2022; no refunds can be issued after that date.

CME

Accreditation

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

OHSU School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 14.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Maintenance of Certification Part II

ABIM

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 14.5 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.

Planning Committee

James Clements, MD, OHSU, Committee Chair
Alan Hunter, MD, OHSU
Aaron Helminski, MD, OHSU
Amarprit Bains, MD, VA Portland Health Care System
Jean Rim, MD, Providence Health & Services
Alex Nydahl, PA-C, OHSU
Avital O’Glasser, MD, OHSU
Abby Kennedy, MD, Samaritan Health Services
Alan Rankin, MD, Providence Health & Services
Seema Kapadia Steel, MD, Kaiser Permanente
Jennifer Ashley, MD, St. Charles Health Care
Rajeesh Ravuri, MD, North Bend Medical Center

Conference Lodging

A discounted rate for the Sentinel and other Portland-area Provenance Hotels is available to conference attendees. Your registration confirmation email has discounted reservation links to book your room online.

Questions?

E-mail: cme@ohsu.edu

If you have a disability and require assistance to participate in the conference, please contact Continuing Professional Development as soon as possible, but no later than 20 business days prior to the conference.