Schedule subject to change

All times are in Central Standard Time.

* VOC sessions where the faculty will NOT be on the virtual platform chat during the Live VOC.

Friday, February 16


Track 1

Track 2

9:00-10:00 AM

What’s New in Atrial Fibrillation and When to Call for Help

Pradeep Chandra, DO, FACC

Skin Cancer Update for the Primary Care Physician

Stacy Blum, DO

10:00-11:00 AM

Wounds: Acute vs Chronic – Diagnosis and Treatment

Jon Mattson, DO, AOBFP, AOBNM

OMT Using Your Head

Kelley Joy, DO

11:15 AM-12:15 PM

It’s Just a Virus

Daniel Griffin, MD, PhD, CT

Urinary Track Infections

Holly Villamagna, MD

12:15-1:15 PM

Glomerular Hyperfiltration & Proteinuria: Updates & Practical Clinical Approaches

Edward Barnes, MD, FACP

Changing Healthspan: How to Harness New Guidelines to Manage the Pediatric Patient With Obesity

Katheryn Hudon, DO, FAAP, FACOP

1:45-2:45 PM

Role of GLP-1 RA in Weight Loss

Justin Puckett, DO, FAAFP, FACOFP, FOMA, CPE

Benefits of a Plant Based Diet

Charlie Ross, DO

2:45-3:45 PM

* Evaluation of Movement Disorders

Derek McFaul, DO

Functional Medicine

Paris Whitney, DO & Cyndi Worden, DO

4:00-5:00 PM

Becoming a Vaccination Nation: Improving Vaccination Rates

Dawn Dillinger, DO

Hypertension Management in the Actual Real World

Nick Mayer, DO

5:00-6:00 PM

Diabetes Update: The Latest and Greatest in Insulin and CGM

Brandon Barthel, MD

Post Acute Stroke Care for the Primary Care Physician

Andrew Dawson, DO

6:00-8:00 PM

2 HOUR : Domestic Violence: Breaking the Silence

Linda Deppe, DO

Saturday, February 17


Track 1

Track 2

9:00-10:00 AM

Pneumonia Update

Kamaljit Atwal, DO

STI Update

Jane Balbo, DO

10:00-11:00 AM

* Telehealth Best Practices:  From Implementation to Encounter

Tania Elliott, MD, FAAAAI, FACAAI

Update on Cancer Screening

Robert Ellis, DO, PhD, FACP, CS

11:15 AM-12:15 PM

Evaluation & Management of Cognition in Aging

Howard Graitzer, DO

* Motion Sparing Surgery to the Cervical Spine and Other Minimally Invasive Surgical Approaches

Kev Gamadia, DO

12:15-1:15 PM

When and How to Involve Palliative Care in the Patient Plan of Care

Christine Estrada, DO, MPH, MS, MBA, HMDC, CPE

Alcohol Withdrawal Treatment Update

Kelly Noyes, DO, FACOI

1:45-2:45 PM

Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare

Michael Brown, DO

Updates in Medical Education – Student Learning, Precepting the Next Generation & Best Practices

Walter Mickey, DO, EdD, FACOI

2:45-3:45 PM

The Health and Harms of Stress: Shifting To An Upward Spiral

Saskia Hostetler-Lippy, MD

Physician Burnout Strategies: What Works?


4:00-5:00 PM

Electrolyte Disorders for the Primary Physician

Allison Ferris, MD, FACP

* Office Based Pain Management & Non-pharmacologic Treatment Modalities to Chronic Pain Management

David Russo, DO

5:00-6:00 PM

Rapid Response Teams: Fact or Fiction

Joan Shaffer, MD

Realistic Non-Pharmacological Treatment Options For Depression

Jonathan Betlinski, MD

Sunday, February 18


Track 1

Track 2

9:00-10:00 AM

Child Abuse & Neglect

Cathy Wagoner, DO

Obtunded Adolescent: Providing Emergency Care, Follow Up Care, & the Risk of Suicide

William Koenig, DO

10:00-11:00 AM

Beyond the Blues: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment of Postpartum Depression and Anxiety

Claire Templin, DO, FACOOG

Caring for the Neurodiverse Patient

Preston Howerton, DO

11:15 AM-12:15 PM

Mastering Acne Management: From OTC to Rx Solutions

Stephanie Fabbro, MD, FAAD

* POTS- Dysautonomia

Andrew Maxwell, MD

12:15-1:15 PM

Common Sports Related Injuries

Erik Zarandy, DO

Review of Advanced CKD Management and ESKD Preparation

Nick Mayer, DO

1:45-2:45 PM

Gastroparesis: An Update for 2024


Updates to Developmental Milestones: When to Refer and When to Reassure

Katie Blount, DO, FAAP, MPH

2:45-3:45 PM

Genetic & Pharmacogenomic Testing Updates

Amy Yang, MD

Ethics in Medicine: Navigating the Contemporary Landscape

James Hearn, JD, LLM, MA, MAT, MPH, DBE, DMin

4:00-5:00 PM

Facing the Extremes: Evaluation and Management of Heat and Cold Related Emergencies

Geoff Comp, DO, FACEP, FAWM


Comprehensive Antimicrobial Review for Antibiotic Stewardship

Andrew Todd, DO

5:00-6:00 PM

Chronic Pelvic Pain for the Primary Care Provider

Megan Wasson, DO, FACOG

What You Need to Know About the Thyroid in Today’s Internet-Crazed World

Dustin Higgins, DO