Unmet Needs and the Evolving Landscape in Acute Treatment of Migraine: Primary Care Professionals on the Front Line Recorded April 17, 2021 SESSION DESCRIPTION: Despite the disability and socioeconomic burden associated with migraine, underdiagnosis and undertreatment remain significant problems in clinical practice, and effective treatment can be elusive. Triptans—the longtime cornerstone of acute treatment—are ineffective,…

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CKD Clinical Decisions: The Role of SGLT2 Inhibitors Recorded April 17, 2021 SESSION DESCRIPTION: The management of patients with suspected chronic kidney disease (CKD) involves numerous clinical decisions beginning with considerations for screening and extending through optimal treatment. This activity explores many of these clinical questions encountered by primary care clinicians, with discussion about 2020…

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Frank Snope Annual Lecture: Implicit Bias Recorded April 17, 2021 SESSION DESCRIPTION: Implicit biases involve associations outside conscious awareness that lead to a negative evaluation of a person on the basis of irrelevant characteristics such as race or gender. Implicit bias or unconscious bias often stems from stereotypes that arise from our backgrounds, cultures, and…

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Current and Emerging Therapies for Endometriosis and Uterine Fibroids: What Do You Need to Know? Recorded  April 17, 2021 SESSION DESCRIPTION: Dr. Georgine Lamvu, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Central Florida College of Medicine will discuss current and emerging therapies for endometriosis and uterine fibroids. LEARNING OBJECTIVES: Summarize the diagnostic evaluation…

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Physician Wellness During The Pandemic Recorded April 16, 2021 SESSION DESCRIPTION: The enduring COVID-19 pandemic has significant emotional impact on health professionals, many of whom experienced burnout before the pandemic.  In this session, we will review manifestations of burnout and common psychological reactions seen in health professionals during this crisis.  We will cover principles of…

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Strategies for Increasing Recognition and Diagnosis of Patients with Heart Failure: Evaluating the Role of Natriuretic Peptides as Clinical Biomarkers Recorded Saturday, April 10, 2021 SESSION DESCRIPTION: Dr. Butler, an expert on heart failure, will discuss strategies for recognizing and diagnosing heart failure in patients, including the role of natriuretic peptides as clinical biomarkers. LEARNING…

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Becoming a POD: A Success Story Recorded Saturday, April 10, 2021   SESSION DESCRIPTION: As family physicians we know that we are the best clinicians to immunize our patients against COVID-19. However, the process is not as straight forward as it seems. Beyond applying to become a point of distribution (POD), the practice needs to…

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Update on COVID-19 and Vaccines Saturday, April 10, 2021 8:15am – 9:15am SESSION DESCRIPTION: As the state of the COVID-19 pandemic continues to shift and change, this session will provide the latest data and guidance on best practices for screening, diagnosing, and managing the virus as well as how to prepare your practice for administering…

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