Course Agenda

Updated as of 10/22/2020

Thursday, October 22

7:00 AMTechnical Support and Virtual Exhibits Open
7:55 AMConference WelcomeMark Gladwin, MD
8:00 AMMedical Management of NASH (P)Jaideep Behari, MD, PhD
8:45 AMAddiction Medicine Year in Review (OP)Payel Roy, MD, MSc
9:20 AMCOVID-19: Lessons Learned (PR)Elise M. Martin, MD, MS
10:00 AMMedicine Made Ridiculously Simple Presentation: (P)
CAR T-Cell Therapy Made Ridiculously Simple
Saba Shaikh, MD
10:10 AMBreak
Virtual Exhibitors Virtual Exhibit Hall
Video Chat: Questions in Pulmonology (limited space)Michael Donahoe, MD
Attendee Networking Video Chat (limited space)Video Chat
Be Fit Pitt ActivityPre-Recorded Video
10:35 AMBreakout Sessions

A

Managing APP’s to Their Full Job SatisfactionBen Reynolds, PA-C

B

Are Hospital Readmissions Truly Preventable? (PT, PR)Ben Sprague, MD

C

Street MedicineJames Withers, MD, FACP
11:15 AMLunch
Virtual Exhibitors Virtual Exhibit Hall
12:00 PMMedicine Made Ridiculously Simple Presentation: Supplemental Oxygen Made Ridiculously SimpleMatt Gorgone, DO
12:10 PMSports Medicine Problems in Primary CareEric Anish, MD
1:05 PMCardiac AmyloidosisPrem Soman, MD, PhD
1:45 PMReversal Agents for Anticoagulation Therapy (P, PT)Joseph Kiss, MD
2:25 PMBreak
Virtual Exhibitors Virtual Exhibit Hall
Video Chat: Questions in Geriatrics (limited space)Fred Rubin, MD
Attendee Networking Video Chat (limited space)Video Chat
Be Fit Pitt ActivityPre-Recorded Video
2:50 PMMedicine Made Ridiculously Simple Presentation: Discussing Code Status: Made Ridiculously SimpleCarla Khalaf-McStay, MD
3:00 PMVaccine Development for SARS-CoV-2 (P)Sharon Riddler, MD
3:40 PMVaping Associated Lung Injury (P)Michael Lynch, MD
4:20 PMTop 10 Prescribing Mistakes Providers Always Make (P, PT)Lara Groetzinger, PharmD
5:00 PMAdjournTerry Starz, MD

Friday, October 23

7:00 AMTechnical Support and Virtual Exhibits Open
7:55 AMConference WelcomeTerry Starz, MD
8:00 AMDiagnosis and Management of HFpEF (P)Ravi Ramani, MD
8:40 AMDiabetes Mellitus: Who Needs to See an Endocrinologist and How? (P)Esra Karslioglu French, MD
9:20 AMManagement of Mild to Moderate Asthma (P)Marc C. Gauthier, MD
10:00 AMMedicine Made Ridiculously Simple Presentation: (P)
Starting Suboxone in the Hospital Made Ridiculously Simple
Allie Dakroub, MD
Andrew Klein, MD
10:10 AMBreak
Virtual Exhibitors Virtual Exhibit Hall
Video Chat: Questions in Endocrinology (limited space)Sandra Sobel, MD
Attendee Networking Video Chat (limited space)Video Chat
Be Fit Pitt ActivityPre-Recorded Video
10:30 AMBreakout Sessions

A

Fibromyalgia: Primary vs Specialty CareTerry Starz, MD

B

Approach to Medical Cannabis For Chronic Pain (OP, P)Cheryl Bernstein, MD

C

Diet for Health and Weight LossMilay Luis Lam, MD

D

Behavioral Health and Smart Technology (P)Bruce L. Rollman, MD, MPH
11:10 AMLunch
Virtual Exhibitors Virtual Exhibit Hall
12:10 PMMedicine Made Ridiculously Simple Presentation:
Cardiac Output: Measuring Cardiac Output - Summer Camp
Natalie Stokes, MD
12:20 PMESRD: No Place Like HomeDuncan Johnstone, MD
1:00 PMProfiling Your Favorite ConsultantOscar Marroquin, MD, FACC
1:40 PMApproach to Common Drug Allergies (PR, P)Andrej A. Petrov, MD
2:20 PMBreak
Virtual Exhibitors Virtual Exhibit Hall
Attendee Networking Video Chat (limited space)Video Chat
Be Fit Pitt ActivityPre-Recorded Video
2:50 PMMedicine Made Ridiculously Simple Presentation: (P)
Diagnosing Adrenal Insufficiency Made Ridiculously Simple
Margaret Zupa, MD
3:00 PMPTCA vs CABG: The Debate ContinuesSuresh Mulukutla, MD
3:40 PMHospital Infections: Need for Treatment and Duration (P)Mohamed Yassin, MD, PhD
4:20 PMTelehealth in Your Clinic: Predicting the FutureTerry Lewis & Carla Dehmer
5:00 PMConference Thank-You and CloseTerry Starz, MD