Physician Assistant 2012


Physician Assistant 2012 Homecoming Update

Thursday and Friday, April 26-27, 2012
Georgia Health Sciences University
Health Sciences Building/Room EC-3329

Thursday, April 26
Time
Topic Instructor
8:00 am-9:00 am Classes of 2012/2013 Breakfast  
8:30 am�9:00 am Registration  
9:00 am�9:25 am How to Screen and Intervene for Excessive Alcohol Use (Student: Neva Gulsby) Bonnie Dadig
9:25 am�9:50 am A Patient with Chronic, Progressive Shortness of Breath of Unknown Etiology
(Student: Hannah Reeves)
Kathy Dexter
9:50 am�10:15 am Painful Diabetic Neuropathy: Approach to Determining the Best Treatment
Option for you Patient
(Student: Whitney Cobb)
Laura Lee
10:15 am�10:30 am BREAK
10:30 am�10:55 am

Malignant Melanoma: Making the Diagnosis (Student: Leah Springer)

Bonnie Dadig
10:55 am�11:20 am

Multiple Sclerosis (Student: Arielle Berlin)

Kathy Dexter
11:20 am�11:45 am

Femoral Head Avascular Necrosis (Student: Spencer Rowland)

Laura Lee
12:00 n�1:00 pm

LUNCH

1:00 pm�1:25 pm

Case Report: Autoimmune Hepatitis (Student: Carmen Mujica)

Sara Haddow
1:25 pm�1:50 pm

Raynaud Phenomenon (Student: Blaine Carter)

Donald Maner
1:50 pm�2:15 pm

The Identification & Treatment of Post Stroke Depression in the Primary Care Setting
(Student: Marvin McAfee III)

Bonnie Dadig
2:15 pm�2:40 pm

Cough Variant Asthma (Student: Carmen Correia)

Laura Gunder
2:40 pm�3:05 pm

The Effect of Diet & Exercise on the Development of Alzheimer's Disease
(Student: Michael Hadley)

Sara Haddow
3:05 pm�3:20 pm BREAK
3:20 pm�3:45 pm Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm (Student: Maggie Dear) Judith Stallings

 

Friday, April 27
Time
Topic Instructor
8:30 am�9:00 am Registration  
9:00 am�9:25 am Matching the Right Pill to the Right Patient (Student: Amanda Breeden) Lisa Daitch
9:25 am�9:50 am

Metformin: Psychological, Obstetric, and Gynecological Treatment of PCOS
(Student: Courtney Stevens)

Lisa Daitch
9:50 am�10:15 am

Ramsay Hunt Syndrome (Student: Veronica Chavis)

Laura Lee
10:15 am�10:30 am

BREAK

10:30 am�10:55 am

Alzheimer's Disease: A Review for the Primary Care Practitioner
( Student: Jade Efune)

Lisa Daitch
10:55 am�11:20 am

The Management of Chronic Migraines
(Student: Brandon Glow)

Laura Lee
11:20 am�11: 45 am

Renal Cell Carcinoma
(Student: Keith Wagoner)

Laura Gunder
12:00 n�1:00 pm

LUNCH

1:00 pm�1:25 pm

Cholelithiasis
(Student: Megan Keller)

Lisa Daitch
1:25 pm�1:50 pm

A Clinical Guide to Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
(Student: Vanessa Yawn)

Donald Maner
1:50 pm�2:15 pm

A Clinical Presentation of Transient Apical Ballooning Syndrome in the ICU
(Student: Jason Williford)

Laura Gunder
2:15 pm�2:40 pm

Proper Diagnosis & Management of Chronic Sinusitis in the Primary Care Setting
(Student: Emily Berry)

Donald Maner
2:40 pm�3:05 pm

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
(Student: Ashley Shelton)

Laura Gunder
3:05 pm�3:20 pm

BREAK

3:20 pm�3:45 pm

Culturally Specific Interventions in the Treatment & Management of Hypertension in African
Americans
(Student : Shirley Bassey)

Judith Stallings

REGISTRATION FEES

$70 includes lunch for the two days (online registration costs extra $7.50)

Register Now!

If you would like to pay by check, please make checks out to GHSU and mail to:

Wendy Paschal
GHSU Physician Assistant Department
1120 15th St, EC-3304
Augusta, GA 30912

Accreditation
The Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation
The Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University designates this live activity for a maximum of 10.67 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CEUs
This activity includes 10.67 hours of instruction and attendance at the entire activity is approved byGeorgiaHealthSciencesUniversityfor a maximum of 1.067 Continuing Education Credit Units.