65th Annual Family Medicine Seminar
MCM Elegante Lodge & Resort next to the Ruidoso Convention Center in Ruidoso, New Mexico
This year’s 65th Annual Family Medicine Seminar in Ruidoso, New Mexico was hosted by Dr. Mac Bowen, Scientific Program Chair August 3-5, 2023. This Program was reviewed by the AAFP and deemed acceptable for up to 20.00 Live Prescribed credits.
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Schedule of Events and Lectures
Registration, Exhibits Open Breakfast – Exhibit Hall 7:50 a.m. Introduction & Welcome Mac Bowen, MD, Scientific Program Chair 8:00 a.m. Valerie Carrejo, MD, FAAFP, FASAM “Updates on Opioid Prescribing and the new 2022 CDC Guidelines” 9:00 a.m. “Health Effects of Trauma” Molly McClain, MD, MPH 10:00 a.m. Break – Exhibit Hall 10:30 a.m. “Why Weight? Exploring the Relationships Between Health, Size, and Anti-Fat Bias” Amity Calvin, MD 11:30 a.m. “Basic Workup for Hematologic Abnormalities” Andrea Teague, MD 12:30 p.m. Lunch – Exhibit Hall Sponsored by Presbyterian Provider Well-being and Burnout ECHO 1:30 p.m. “COPD and Pulmonary Hypertension” Elyce Sheehan, MD 2:30 p.m. “Updates in Prenatal Care” Francheska (Sevy) Gurule, MD 3:30 p.m. “Palliative Management of Heart Failure” Jen Brull, MD, AAFP Board Member & Honored Guest 4:30 p.m. At Leisure 6 – 8 p.m. Welcome Reception/Dinner Patio – MCM Elegante Lodge & Suites Jen Brull, MD, AAFP Board Member & Honored Guest Announcement of the Candidates for Office 2023-2024 Sponsored by UNM School of Medicine Office for Community Faculty
Registration, Exhibits Open Breakfast – Exhibit Hall
“Immunization Update” Melissa Martinez, MD, FAAFP
“Dion Gallant, MD, FAAFP Working Together: Improving Early Diagnosis and Management of Alzheimer’s Disease in Primary Care”
Break – Exhibit Hall
“Getting Ahead of the Curve: Identifying and Managing Obesity in Primary Care” Jaime Almandoz, MD
“Healthy Tribes: Supporting Innovative, Culturally-Responsive Public Health Approaches to Improve Wellness in American Indian/Alaska Native Communities” Julianna Reece, MD, MPH, MBA
Lunch – Exhibit Hall
“Updates on HIV and PrEP” Jeremy Snyder, MD
“Musculoskeletal Workshop: Shoulder, Knee & Back” Rachel Chamberlain, MD & Jeff Chase, MD
Awards Dinner & Dance Exhibit Hall Jen Brull, MD, AAFP Board Member & Honored Guest
Registration Breakfast – Exhibit Hall 8:00 a.m. “HBV is Primary! Your Role in the ‘Call to Action’ to Eliminate Viral Hepatitis By 2030” Paul Kwo, MD 9:00 a.m. “Deprescribing in Geriatrics” Heather Brislen, MD 10:00 a.m. Break – Exhibit Hall 10:30 a.m. “Can Team-Based Care and Novel Therapies Improve Outcomes in Moderate-to-Severe Pediatric Atopic Dermatitis?” Robert Sidbury, MD 11:30 a.m. “Key Articles & Clinical Developments in Family Medicine” Dan Waldman, MD 12:30 p.m. Lunch – Exhibit Hall 1:30 p.m. “Basics of Primary Palliative Care” Stephanie Benson, MD & Traci White, PharmD, PhC, BCGP 2:30 p.m. “Introduction to a Behavioral Health Collaborative Care Model” Valerie Carrejo, MD FAAFP FASAM & Lizeth Cueto 3:30 p.m. “ Value-Based Care: What’s all the Fuss” Jen Brull, MD, AAFP BOD Member & Honored Guest 4:30 p.m. End of Continuing Medical Education Presentations