2014 Conference Handouts

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Start Time End Time Lecture Title/Topic Speaker Handout
8:00 a.m. 9:00 p.m. PANRE Review Course John Bielinski, Jr. MS, PA-C
10:00 a.m. 5:45 p.m. Controlled Substance Education Course Andrew Lowe, PharmD and Jeremy Adler, MS, PA-C
10:00 a.m. 7:30 p.m. Cyber Café sponsored by CEP America

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Start Time End Time Lecture Title/Topic Speaker Handout
9:00 a.m. 10:00 a.m. Prescribing Safely Andrew Lowe, PharmD Download PDF

Optional Workshops

9:00 a.m. 12:00 p.m. Beginning Suturing Workshop Barbara Knudsen and
Dennis Tankersley, PA-C
9:30 a.m. 11:30 a.m. Basic Radiology: Chest X-Ray Workshop John Mabee, PhD, PA-C Download PDF
9:30 a.m. 11:30 a.m. Orthopedic Exam – Knee & Shoulder Gregory M. Yoshida, MD Download PDF
10:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m. Cyber Café sponsored by CEP America
10:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m. Pediatric Pitfalls Jed Grant, PA-C Download PDF
11:00 a.m. 12:00 p.m. Primary Care Work Up for the Infertile Patient Anita Nelson, MD Download PDF
11:00 a.m. 12:00 p.m. Covering Covered California Robert Miller, PA Download PDF
12:00 p.m. 1:00 p.m. Lunch
12:00 p.m. 12:05 p.m. CAPA Policitical Action Committee Update Sonny Cline, MA, MDiv, PA-C
12:05 p.m. 1:00 p.m. Gratitude – Is it a Noun or a Verb? John Bielinski, Jr. MS, PA-C

Optional Workshops

1:00 p.m. 3:00 p.m. Orthopedic Exam – Low Back Gregory M. Yoshida, MD Download PDF
1:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m. Wound Care 101 Heather Grady, PA-C Download PDF
1:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m. Expert Suturing Barbara Knudsen and
Dennis Tankersley, PA-C
1:00 p.m. 6:00 p.m. ACLS Recertification Course Christina Danner, RN, BSN
1:00 p.m. 2:00 p.m. Influence in Medicine: These Are the Droids We’re Looking For! John Bielinski, Jr. MS, PA-C
1:00 p.m. 2:00 p.m. What’s Wrong With A Good Heart Attack At 90! John Addison, MD Download PDF
2:00 p.m. 3:00 p.m. DSM V, What’s New? Sonny Cline, MA, MDiv, PA-C Download PDF
2:00 p.m. 3:00 p.m. Managing Hypoglycemia in the Elderly (AAPA CCCS) Ji Hyun Chun (CJ), PA-C, MPAS, BC-ADM Download PDF
3:00 p.m. 3:15 p.m. Ice Cream Break
3:15 p.m. 4:15 p.m. “WWYD” (What Would Your Do?) Case Studies in Medicine John Bielinski, Jr. MS, PA-C
3:15 p.m. 4:15 p.m. Performance Improvement Basics Joyce A. Nieman, MHS, PA-C Download PDF
4:15 p.m. 5:15 p.m. Spice It Up: Current Drugs of Abuse

Supplemental Handout:
Current Drugs of Abuse

Jed Grant, PA-C
4:15 p.m. 5:15 p.m. Legislative Update and What It Means To Your Practice Teresa Anderson, MPH and
Robert Miller, PA
Download PDF
5:15 p.m. 6:15 p.m. Patient Centered Healthcare: Physician Assistant Partnership with Radiology Physicians Christopher Hancock, MD
5:15 p.m. 6:15 p.m. Legal Issues and the PA Profession Michael Scarano, Jr., Esq. and Robert Miller, PA Download PDF

Friday, October 10, 2014

Start Time End Time Lecture Title/Topic Speaker Handout
8:30 a.m. 9:30 a.m. Can’t Miss EKGs: Subtle STEMI and How Not To Miss It Jennifer Carlquist, PA-C Download PDF
9:30 a.m. 10:30 a.m. The Latest on PA Certification from NCCPA Greg Thomas, PA, MPH Download PDF
9:30 a.m. 10:30 a.m. Defibrillators and Pace Makers Richard Onysko, PA-C Download PDF
9:30 a.m. 10:30 a.m. Trends for PAs in Health Care Lawrence Herman, MPA, PA-C, DFAAPA Download PDF
10:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m. Cyber Café sponsored by CEP America
10:30 a.m. 11:30 a.m. Patient Safety and Quality Improvement James Pappas, MBA, MD Download PDF
10:30 a.m. 11:30 a.m. 101 Ways to Lose Your License Christopher Forest, PA-C Download PDF
10:30 a.m. 11:30 a.m. Lower Extremity Pediatric Fractures Shelby Edwards, PA-C Download PDF
11:00 a.m. 3:00 p.m. CURES at CAPA Sign-ups On-site
11:30 a.m. 1:00 p.m. Exhibit Hall
1:00 p.m. 2:15 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. 1:05 p.m. Awards and Presentations
1:05 p.m. 1:15 p.m. AAPA Address Lawrence Herman, MPA, PA-C, DFAAPA
1:15 p.m. 2:15 p.m. Advances in Aerosol Therapy for Patients with Asthma or Allergic Rhinitis Gabriel Ortiz, MPAS, PA-C, DFAAPA
2:15 p.m. 3:15 p.m. Updates in Type II Diabetes Christopher Sadler, MA, PA-C, CDE Download PDF
2:15 p.m. 3:15 p.m. Fibromyalgia: the Queen of Maladies..Understanding pain when there is no injury C. Phillip O’Carroll, MD
2:15 p.m. 3:15 p.m. Evaluation and Management of Low Back Pain Gregory M. Yoshida, MD Download PDF
3:15 p.m. 5:00 p.m. Exhibit Hall
3:15 p.m. 3:30 p.m. Ice Cream Break in the Exhibit Hall
4:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m. New Treatments for Musculoskeletal Disorders Patrick Astourian, MS, PA-C Download PDF
4:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m. Be Still My Heart – Getting To The Root Of Palpitations Jennifer Carlquist, PA-C Download PDF
4:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m. Updates in Asthma Management Jed Grant, PA-C Download PDF
5:30 p.m. 6:30 p.m. LFT Analysis for the Primary Care PA Tom Hahambis, MHS, PA-C
5:30 p.m. 6:30 p.m. Everything You Wanted To Know About PI CME’s But Were Afraid To Ask Greg Thomas, PA, MPH Download PDF
5:30 p.m. 6:30 p.m. Tuberculosis Tools: A Clinical Update JoAnn Deasy, PA-C Download PDF
7:00 p.m. 9:00 p.m. PA Program Alumni Receptions
9:00 p.m. 1:00 a.m. CAPA Dance

Saturday, October 11, 2014

Start Time End Time Lecture Title/Topic Speaker Handout
8:30 a.m. 9:30 a.m. H. Pylori and GERD Greg Mennie, MSEd, PA-C Download PDF

Optional Workshops

9:30 a.m. 11:30 a.m. Slit Lamp in the Emergency Room Setting Judy Tong, O.D.
9:30 a.m. 11:30 a.m. Heart Sounds Richard Onysko, PA-C Download PDF
9:30 a.m. 11:30 a.m. Joint Injection: Common In-Office Intra-Articular Injections of the Upper and Lower Extremities Bobby Charlu, MD
9:30 a.m. 10:30 a.m. Probiotics: The New Frontier in Medicine Doron Kahana, MD Download PDF
9:30 a.m. 10:30 a.m. Peds EM Top Article Review Ghazala Sharieff, MD Download PDF
9:30 a.m. 10:30 a.m. Normal LFT, Liver Work Up, Hepatitis, Cirrhosis and Signs of Decompensation Mikhail Alper, PA-C Download PDF
10:00 a.m 5:00 p.m. Cyber Café sponsored by CEP America
10:30 a.m. 11:30 a.m. JNC 8: Too Little, Too Late (The 2014 Hypertension Guidelines) Edward Kersh, MD Download PDF
10:30 a.m. 11:30 a.m. “It Hurts Down There” Robin Wempe, PA-C Download PDF
10:30 a.m. 11:30 a.m. Sports Concussions/Traumatic Brain Injury Ronnie Mimran, MD Download PDF
11:00 a.m 1:00 p.m. Exhibit Hall
1:00 p.m. 2:15 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. 1:05 p.m. Awards and Presentations
1:05 p.m. 1:15 p.m. CAPA President’s Address Jeremy Adler, MS, PA-C
1:15 p.m. 2:15 p.m. A Joint Presentation on Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis and Maintenance Treatment of Asthma Warner Carr, MD

Optional Workshops

2:15 p.m. 4:15 p.m. Slit Lamp in the Emergency Room Setting Workshop Judy Tong, O.D.
2:15 p.m. 4:15 p.m. Secrets of Splinting Workshop David Kowalski
2:15 p.m. 4:15 p.m. Joint Injection: Common In-Office Intra-Articular Injections of the Upper and Lower Extremities Bobby Charlu, MD
2:15 p.m. 3:15 p.m. Skin Cancer, Why “Pale Is The New Tan” John V. Notabartolo, MPAS, PA-C Download PDF
2:15 p.m. 3:15 p.m. Athletic Knee Injuries Bradford Stiles, MD Download PDF
2:15 p.m. 3:15 p.m. Ebola & MERS: A New Threat Katherine Schlaerth, MD Download PDF
3:15 p.m. 3:30 p.m. Ice Cream Break
3:30 p.m. 4:30 p.m. Osteoporosis Jerry Minkoff, MD Download PDF
3:30 p.m. 4:30 p.m. Genital Herpes: Cases and Questions Linda Creegan, MS, FNP; CA STD/HIV Prevention Training Center (CAPTC) Download PDF
3:30 p.m. 4:30 p.m. Re-emergence of Vaccine Preventable Diseases Katherine Schlaerth, MD Download PDF
3:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m. PA Program Faculty Reception
4:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m. Performing a Comprehensive Skin Exam “What Am I Looking At and What Does It Mean?” John V. Notabartolo, MPAS, PA-C Download PDF
4:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m. Eye Exams for Infants, Toddlers, and Preschoolers: Do’s and Dont’s Sue Cotter, OD Download PDF
4:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m. Proposition 46 – What is At Stake for California Patients and Health Care Providers?
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Dustin Corcoran
5:30 p.m. 6:30 p.m. HBV and HCV Update: Who to Screen, Who to Treat Scott Moon, PA-C
5:30 p.m. 6:30 p.m. Syphilis Made Simple Linda Creegan, MS, FNP; CA STD/HIV Prevention Training Center (CAPTC) Download PDF
5:00 p.m. PArty at the Pool
5:45 p.m. 7:15 p.m. Student Medical Challenge Bowl
7:30 p.m. 10:30 p.m PA Program Alumni Receptions

Sunday, October 12, 2014

Start Time End Time Lecture Title/Topic Speaker Handout
8:00 a.m. Scrubs and Slippers
8:30 a.m. 9:30 a.m. Health Disparities: Why Zip Code Matters Christy Eskes, DHSc, MPA, PA-C Download PDF
9:30 a.m. 10:30 a.m. American Heart/ACC Cholesterol Update Greg Mennie, MSEd, PA-C Download PDF
10:30 a.m. 11:30 a.m. Crash, Bonk, Thud! (Trauma Case Studies) John Beuerle, MD Download PDF
11:30 a.m. 12:30 p.m. Low Testosterone in Men David Doriguzzi, PA-C