31st Annual Internal Medicine Review

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Conference description

The annual Internal Medicine Review, providing up-to-date clinical information and critical review of topics essential to internists and advanced practice providers. Join us in Portland in 2024!

Conference location

Sentinel Hotel - Portland, Oregon

Conference date

April 4-5, 2024

Target audience

The target audience for this conference is internists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants.

Pre-registration closed

On-site registration opens at 7:15 am on Thursday, April 4.

Thursday, April 4

7:15      Registration and breakfast    

7:50      Welcome and Introduction to the Course     

8:00      Radiating Leg Pain: Sciatica, Plexopathy or Something Else? - Nels Carlson, MD

8:40      Geriatrics in the 2020s - Kathleen Drago, MD

9:20      Panel/Questions & Answers     

9:50      BREAK    

10:15    Migraines - Juliette Preston, MD

10:55    Exercise as Medicine - Rachel Bengtzen, MD

11:35    Panel/Questions & Answers     

12:05    LUNCH    

              A. Current Management of Lower Extremity Arterial and Venous Diseases - Leo Daab, MD
              B.  Long COVID - Eric Herman, MD

2:00      BREAK    

2:30      Highlights from the 2023 AHA/ACC Guideline for the Management of Chronic Coronary Disease - Jessie Dunne, PharmD, BCPS, BCCP

3:10      Alzheimer’s Disease:  Preventive Strategies and New Medications - Allison Lindauer, PhD, NP

3:50      Panel/Questions & Answers   

 4:15      ADJOURN     

Friday, April 5

7:15      Registration and breakfast    

8:00      Current Events in Obesity - Jonathan Punell, MD

8:40      Obesity and the Cancer Patient - Andrea Stroud, MD

9:20      Panel/Questions & Answers     

9:50      BREAK    

10:15    Respiratory Viruses - Kristina Bajema, MD

10:55    Updates on Cell Therapy for Internists - Gabrielle Meyers, MD

11:35    Panel/Questions & Answers     

12:05    LUNCH    

1:00      A Comprehensive Approach to Managing Today's At-Risk Foot - Scott Boynton, DPM       

2:00      BREAK    

2:30      To SMART or not to SMART: Recent Updates in Asthma Guidelines and Therapies - Karen Anstey, MD

3:10      Parsing the HTN Guidelines – Highlights from the 2023 European vs 2017 AHA Round Tables - Robert Rope, MD

3:50      Panel/Questions & Answers     

4:15      ADJOURN     

Course fees

Prior to March 25, 2024: $425

On or after March 25, 2024: $475

Cancellation policy

To help meet administrative costs, a $35.00 service charge will be assessed on all refund requests received by March 25, 2024; no refunds can be issued after that date. Please email cme@ohsu.edu if you need to cancel your registration. 

American Medical Association


OHSU School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  


Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.75 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 12.75 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.


E-mail: cme@ohsu.edu

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: Spring in Portland II by Alejandro Rdguez