Wednesday: NYCOMEC Faculty Development Program @ 10:00 AM
WHAT: "Sex, Drugs & Rock 'n Roll in Graduate Medical Education"
WHEN: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 21, 2018
WHERE: Rockefeller Auditorium, NYITCOM--Old Westbury
OPEN TO: Faculty, Staff, Administrators & Residents
CONTACT: or (516) 686-3730

Don't miss this half-day Faculty Development Program focusing on the physical and mental well-being of physicians in training. Presenters will discuss how resident wellness and a nurturing learning environment are crucial to providing safe and better patient care.

Topics to Include:
-Sexual Harassment in Medical Training
-Recognizing & Preventing Drug & Alcohol Abuse
-Stress Management & Combating Burnout Among Trainees
-Fostering a Healthy Learning Environment in GME

Fee is $97 ($47 for residents), includes lunch. **Fee is waived for all faculty, staff, administrators, and residents employed at a NYCOMEC member institution. More details coming soon

Thursday: ROC-NY Hyatt Regency Long Island Preferred Hotel

Based on room availability.
for Regional Osteopathic Convention - New York (ROC-NY)

Hyatt Regency Long Island
1717 Motor Parkway
Hauppauge, New York 11788
Directions below.

For reservations at NYSOMS' negotiated rate, please access this dedicated Web site:

Thursday: -04/15/2018 Sunday Regional Osteopathic Convention-NY
Early Registration ends February 10, 2018
Regional Osteopathic Convention - New York (ROC-NY)

Hyatt Regency Long Island
1717 Motor Parkway
Hauppauge, New York 11788

Event Chairpersons: Bernadette Riley, DO, FACOFP and Harold K. Sirota, DO FACOFP

Registration desk opens at 7:00 AM each day with a light breakfast.
Lunch provide all days except Sunday

Tentative Lecture Program

Thursday April 12: 8:00 AM-5:30 PM
8:00 am Medicare Prior Authorization for Dummies: Patricia C. Hunt, DO, MHA, CHCQM
9:00 am Anatomy of a Medical Malpractice Lawsuit: Provided by MLMIC
10:15 am Leadership Skills for Current and Future Physician Leaders: Jerry Balentine, DO, FACEP, FACOEP
11:15 am Documentation and Communication Strategies: Thomas Gallo, PA, JD
12:15 pm Luncheon Lecture: Point of Care Ultrasound (POCUS) in Primary Care: Lily Lam, DO
1:15 pm Understanding Genetic Tests, Gene Therapy: David W. Rosenthal, DO, PhD
2:15 pm Medical Apps to Make You Smarter: Richard R. Terry, DO, MBA, FAAFP, FACOFP
3:30 pm Interesting Cases in Urgent Care: Joshua Hourizadeh, DO
4:30 pm Orthopedic Emergencies: Adam Bitterman, DO

Special Program: Thursday 1:15-3:15 PM (additional charge)
NYS Infection Control and Barrier Precautions Course: Lewis Bass, DO

Friday April 13: 8:00 AM-6:15 PM
8:00 am An Evidence-Based Approach to Concussions: Hallie Zwibel, DO
9:00 am Managing The Behavioral Symptoms Associated With Dementia: Paul Cavaluzzi, DO
10:15 am Famous People with Diabetes: A Case Study Exploring the Use of
New and Emerging Basal Insulins
11:15 am Breast Cancer Prevention, Screening & Treatment: Where We Stand in 2018:
Sharon Koehler, DO, FACS
2:00 pm Recognizing Common Skin Disorders and Their Treatment : Suzanne Sirota Rozenberg, DO, FAOCD
3:00 pm Dermatological Considerations in Pediatrics : Thomas Chan, DO
4:15 pm Addiction Crisis in NYS: Shawn P. Cannon, DO, FACOI
5:15 pm Managing Risks of Social Media : Provided by MLMIC

Saturday April 14: 8:00 AM-4:00 PM
8:00 am Current Approaches to Pulmonary Hypertension: Robert J. Schilz, DO, PhD
9:00 am Simulation and its Use in Professionalism Training: Bernadette Riley, DO, FACOFP
10:00 am The What and Why of HPV Vaccine: Mary Koslap-Petraco DNP, PNP-BC, CPNP, FAANP
11:15 am Appendicitis: Past, Present, Future: Gregory P. Saggio, DO
12:15 pm Lessons Learned in Field Trauma Care; from Blackhawk Down to Civilian EMS
: Maj. Philip Volpe, DO
2:00 pm Medical Marijuana: Sang Choi, R.Ph
3:00 pm Treatment and Symptoms of Peri and Post Menopause: Monica Grover DO

Special Program: Friday 2:00 - 4:00 pm (additional charge)
OMM Workshop: Dennis Dowling, DO, FAAO, MA

Sunday April 15: 8 AM-1:15 PM
8:00 am The Role of the Primary Care Clinician in HIV Care: Antonio E. Urbina, MD**
9:00 am PrEP for Women: Prevention Opportunities in Clinical Practice Learning: Connie Park, MD**
10:00 am Cirrhosis: What Clinicians Need to Know: Pruthvi Patel, MD**
11:15 am Naloxone: Preventing Opioid Overdose in the Community:
Kenneth J. Steier, DO, MPH, MHA, MGH**
12:15 pm OPMC Issues Today: Keith Servis, Director, OPMC

This program anticipates being approved for 29 AOA Category 1-A CME credit
pending approval by the AOA CCME (and 4 AAFP CME credits for Sunday Program)

**Sponsored through the New York State DOH AIDS Institute Clinical Education Initiative (CEI).

**Sponsored through the New York State DOH AIDS Institute Clinical Education Initiative (CEI). These four presentations are CME accredited as follows: The School of Public Health, University at Albany is accredited by the Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The School of Public Health, University at Albany designates this live activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Full refund minus $50.00 processing fee for cancellations received
on or before March 31, 2018 in writing.
All grievances should be directed to:
NYSOMS Executive Director
1855 Broadway
New York, NY 10023-7606

Additional information: 800-841-4131 or
Download complete registration information and form below.

Friday: Exhibit Hall ROC - NY 2018 @ 7:30 AM

Exhibit Hall will be open:

April 13 Friday
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM

April 14 Saturday
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Hyatt Regency Long Island
1717 Motor Parkway
Hauppauge, New York 11788

Download Prospectus below.

Friday: NYSOMS Presidents Award Reception & NYITCOM Alumni Reception @ 6:00 PM
NYSOMS Presidents Recognition Awards

NYSOMS Poster Competition Awards
< br> Student Awards

Hyatt Regency Long Island
1717 Motor Parkway
Hauppauge, New York 11788
Directions below.

Open to all NYSOMS members and NYITCOM and TouroCOM alumni

Pre-registration requested for those who have not registered for ROC-NY 2018

Register Online

Friday: NYSOMS Annual Business Meeting @ 12:15 PM
Greetings from the AOA
Report of the President Patricia C. Hunt, DO, MHA, CHCQM
Reports to the Membership
Election of Officers

Hyatt Regency Long Island
1717 Motor Parkway
Hauppauge, New York 11788
Directions below.

This meeting is open to all NYSOMS members.
However, only Active Members are entitled to vote.
If you are not registered for ROC-NY 2018, but would like to attend, registration is requested.

Register Online

Friday: 2018 NYSOMS Scientific Poster Competitions @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
NYSOMS Regional Osteopathic Convention - New York (ROC - NY)

Presentation and Judging:
2018 NYSOMS Intern/Resident/Fellows Experimental Research Scientific Poster Competitions
2018 NYSOMS Intern/Resident/Fellows Case Study Scientific Poster Competitions
2018 NYSOMS Student Experimental Research Scientific Poster Competitions

A panel of judges appointed by NYSOMS will evaluate the posters by using predetermined objective criteria and scoring forms. The judges' decision will be final.

Winners will be announced at the President's Reception

Friday: Student Meeting at ROC-NY 2018 @ 2-3:00 PM
AOA President Mark A. Baker, DO invited to meet with NYSOMS Student members
after the annual NYSOMS business meeting. You are invited to attend both.

Opportunity to discuss current and future activity in osteopathic medicine
and meet with fellow students from other campuses.

Additional information call: (212) 261-1784 / email:

Register Online

Direction to Hyatt Regency below.

Sunday: Osteopathic Medicine Week in New York State
APRIL 15-21, 2018

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