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18th Annual Winter Update
Hotel Alyeska in Girdwood, Alaska ........... March 11 - 13, 2016


The Alaska Academy of Family Physicians invites you to our 18th Annual Winter Update at the Hotel Alyeska in Girdwood, Alaska. 
March 11 - 13, 2016

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Hotel Alyeska - Girdwood, Alaska
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Standard Rooms $179 per night 
Checkout time 12:00 noon
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Winter Update Conference

Application for 15.00 cme credits has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians.

Registration fees include, syllabus, entrance to CME and exhibit hall. It also includes breakfast, snacks and reception.

Non Member Physician - $425.00 (cme credit)

AKAFP Member, PA, NP - $375.00 (cme credit)

Resident - $175.00 (cme credit)

Workshop I no extra charge

Workshop II SAMS $100.00

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Alaska Academy of Family Physicians
18TH Annual Winter Update Agenda

Friday March 11, 2016

1:30-2:00PM         Registration

2:00-2:45PM         Preventing Physician Burnout - Hand Out                                     Jean Tsigonis MD

2:45-3:30PM         Adolescent Acne: Evaluation and Management  - Hand Out         Betsy Pfeffer MD

                              (Partially Supported by Central Peninsula Hospital)

3:30-3:45PM         Break

3:45-4:45PM         Trans Catheter Aortic Valve Replacement                        Jon McDonagh MD

4:45-5:45PM         Alaska Academy of Family Physicians Members Meeting

6:00-7:00PM         Exhibits/Reception

7:00-8:30PM         Above and Beyond the HEADSSS Assessment                   Betsy Pfeffer MD       

                              (Partially Supported by Central Peninsula Hospital)

Saturday March 12, 2016

7:00-8:00AM        Breakfast/Exhibitors

8:00-9:30AM        Dermatology Workshop Part 1 - Hand Out                          Jeffrey Bidinger MD              
Dermatology Procedures: - Hand Out
Tips, Tricks, and Techniques                                        Michael D. Michener MD

8:00-9:30AM         SAMS Module Health Behavior Part 1*                            Allison Smith MD

9:30-10:00AM       Break/Exhibits

10:00-11:30AM    Dermatology Workshop Part 2

10:00-11:30AM    SAMS Module Medical Health Behavior Part 2*

11:30-3:00PM      Family Fun & Ski Break

3:00-4:00PM         Stay Tuned:
                             The Endocrine, Cardiovascular and Gastrointestinal
Complications of Obesity   Betsy Pfeffer MD

(Partially Supported by Central Peninsula Hospital)

4:00-5:00PM         Adrenal Incidentalomas  - Hand Out                                                                   Jeff Medland DO

5:00-6:00PM        The Opioid Epidemic—
     A Road to Hell Paved with Good Intentions and How We Change Course”?
      Hand Out                                                                                      Jay Butler MD


Sunday March 13, 2016

7:30-8:00AM        Breakfast/Exhibitors

8:00-9:00AM         Use of Direct Oral Anticoagulants in Clinical Practice - Hand Out     Gail Pokorney MD

9:00-10:00AM      Keeping the Miracle in Miracle Drugs –

 Antimicrobial Stewardship?  Hand Out                                           Jay Butler MD

10:00-10:30AM     Break/Exhibits

10:30-11:30AM     Primary Care Approach to Insomnia                                         Clay Tripplehorn MD             

11:30-12:30PM     Vaccinating Alaska’s Children and Adults - Hand Out                  Rosalyn Singleton MD                                                    

*This workshop is designed to assist Family Physicians with the ABFM Maintenance of Certification requirements. Complete your SAMs knowledge questions on site. Explore the topic in thoughtful presentations and interactive discussions.

Invitation To Sponsor and Exhibit

For More Information contact:
Marilyn Dodd, AKAFP
35555 Spur Highway #266
Soldotna, AK   99669
Phone (907) 258-2255
Fax (530) 326-5612


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