Conferences & CME

OAPA ConferenceS

OAPA offers a pharmacology-specific conference each Spring and an annual conference in the Fall.  Other conferences are offered when a need is identified.

 

OAPA Annual Conference

October 10-12, 2014

Columbus Marriott Northwest
5605 Blazer Parkway
Dublin, OH 43017
614/791-1000

Hotel Information and Directions

Full Conference Registration - $550 Member Discount - ($150) Member Conference Registration - $400

Daily Rates also Available - See Registration Form

Registration rates will increase by $100 on October 4, 2014.  No refunds after October 3, 2014.

Hotel Room Rate - $118 Make your own reservations and mention OAPA Deadline for OAPA rate is September 12, 2014.  Call 888/801-7133 and mention OAPA.

New This Year!  Dinner and Casino Night on Friday, October 10 (included in registration fee).

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Download a Registration Form Here

Agenda (Subject to Change)

OAPA plans to apply for 20 CME hours.  Total number of hours approved has yet to be determined.

Handouts will be available online.  A printed syllabus is available for purchase for $10.00.

Complete Conference Agenda

Session Summary:

There are Tentatively 2 Pharmacology Hours

Friday, October 10

8:00 – 9:00       Heroin Epidemic and Opioid Abusers           

9:00 – 10:00     Pediatrics

10:30 - 11:30    GI Alphabet Soup

11:30 – 12:30   Assessing a Pulmonary Nodule and Lung Cancer Update

1:30 – 2:30       Chemotherapy Induced Cardiac and Pulmonary Toxicities

2:30 – 3:30       Primary Care Treatment for Mood Disorders

4:00 – 5:00       Wound Therapy

5:00 – 6:00       "Zebra" Conditions

Saturday, October 11

8:00 – 9:00       Shared Medical Appointments

9:00 – 10:00     Genetic Testing for Colon Cancer Syndromes

10:15 – 11:15   Non-cardiac Chest Pain

11:15 – 12:15   Treatment of Osteoarthritis/Rheumatoid Arthritis

1:30 – 2:30       Cardiac Clearance and Precautions for Surgery

2:30 – 3:30       Contraception and Infertility

3:45 – 4:45       Women's Preventative Health

4:45 – 5:45       Diversity and Cultural Competence

Sunday – October 12

8:00 – 9:00       Wheat, the Staff of Life?

9:00 – 10:00     Happy Hour: Substance Use and Other Behavioral Issues

10:15 – 11:15   SCIP Data Reporting

11:15 – 12:15   Hip Reconstruction in Adults

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 2014 OAPA Pharmacology Conference Handouts

2013 OAPA Annual Conference Handouts

 

 FISCAL AND ETHICAL CONFERENCE DVD

This program has been reviewed and is approved for a maximum of 15.00 hours of AAPA Category 1 CME credit by the Physician Assistant Review Panel.  Approval is valid for one year from the issue date of August 1, 2013.  Participants may submit the self-assessment exam any time during that period.

OAPA will renew this accreditation annually.

PURCHASE INFORMATION:

Purchase Price - $275
OAPA Member Discount ($100)
OAPA Member Price - $175

Includes a set of 9 DVDs, Program Information and a Self Assessment Exam.

Return the Exam to the OAPA office for scoring. Upon successful completion of the exam a Certificate of Completion will be issued and sent via US Mail to you.

Allow 7-10 business days for processing and shipping. Expedited shipping, for an additional charge of $30.00, may be arranged by contacting the OAPA office for confirmation that expedited shipping is available.

If you have any questions please contact the OAPA office at 800/292-4997 (824-2101 in Columbus) or email oapa@ohiopa.com.

Please note that OAPA does not accept credit cards by email or fax. 

For secure purchase CLICK HERE

 

 

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