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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
For Reservations 
Standard Rooms $179 per night 
Checkout time 12:00 noon
Book under Alaska Academy of Family Physician rate

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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

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Friday March 11, 2016

1:30-2:00PM      Registration

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

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

3:30-3:45PM      Break

3:45-4:45PM      Lower Intervention AV Treatment        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

Saturday March 12, 2016

7:00-8:00AM      Breakfast/Exhibitors

8:00-9:30AM      Dermatology Workshop Part 1 Jeffrey Bidinger MD
                           Dermatology Procedures: 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 Genomics Part 2*Portage Room

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

4:00-5:00PM        Adrenal Incidentalomas Jeff Medland MD

5:00-6:00PM        The Opioid Epidemic—A Road to Hell Paved with Good Intentions and How We Change Course"
                              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 Gail Pokorney MD

9:00-10:00AM      Optimal Drug Utilization Jay Butler MD

10:00-10:30AM    Break/Exhibits

10:30-11:30AM    Primary Care Approach to Insomnia Clay Triplehorn DO

11:30-12:30PM    Vaccinating Alaska’s Children and Adults: Rosalyn Singleton MD, MPH
                             New Recommendations and Challenges Stephanie C. Massay, MPH

*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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