Events

03/07/2018 
 
Wednesday: DO DAY 2018 in Albany SAVE THE DATE
This year, DO Day in Albany will take place in conjunction with the annual Lobby Day of the Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY) SAVE THE DATE

Additional information to be provided.

03/07/2018 
 
Wednesday: DO Day on Capitol Hill
DO Day is an exciting opportunity for DOs and osteopathic medical students to come to Washington, D.C. to educate Members of Congress and their staff on who DOs are and the importance of osteopathic medicine. Participants will have the chance to engage with lawmakers and communicate our positions on important health policy issues that will foster the development of legislation that supports the practice and principles of osteopathic medicine.



03/15/2018 
 
Thursday: ROC-NY Deadline Preferred Hotel Reservation Rate

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

Location
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:



03/21/2018 
 
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: nycomec@nyit.edu 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

04/12/2018 
 
Thursday: -04/15/2018 Sunday Regional Osteopathic Convention-NY
Early Registration ends February 10, 2018
Regional Osteopathic Convention - New York (ROC-NY)
EMERGING TOPICS in the WORLD of MEDICINE

Location
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 Behavioral Components of Dementia in Geriatric Patients: Paul Cavaluzzi, DO
10:15 am Famous People with Diabetes: A Case Study Exploring the Use of
New and Emerging Basal Insulins
: TBA
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: Oni J. Blackstock, MD
10:00 am Cirrhosis: What Clinicians Need to Know: Dost Sarpel, 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)

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 ROC-NY@nysoms.org
Download complete registration information and form below.


04/13/2018 
 
Friday: 2018 NYSOMS Intern/Resident/Fellows Experimental Research Scientific Poster Competition
Presentation of Posters: Friday, April 13, 2018 at
NYSOMS Regional Osteopathic Convention - New York (ROC - NY)
Abstracts must be received by February 16, 2018.
Decision on submissions will be sent by February 28, 2018.

The competition will be open to research of the type acceptable to the AOA Scientific Conference. The work presented must be the work of the Intern/Resident/Fellow submitting it. Explanatory clinical research, descriptive clinical studies and health policy, educational, and other research subjects will be accepted. No pure literature reviews will be accepted. Research must have been done when the participant was a medical student or in postgraduate training. Complete, well-documented and researched case studies will be acceptable. The final posters must contain the results of the study.

Entrants are encouraged to submit research that is original to this competition and has not been published. Entries that have been shown at local hospitals, or regional and national conferences, will be accepted.

The prize for the First Place Winner in each competition will be $250. Second Place Winners will receive $100. Third Place Winners will receive $50.

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.

Complete application on-line and submit via email.. NO handwritten applications.
Download Policies and Procedures below.

04/13/2018 
 
Friday: 2018 NYSOMS Student Experimental Research Poster Competition @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Presentations: Friday, April 13, 2018 at
NYSOMS Regional Osteopathic Convention - New York (ROC - NY)
**Abstracts must be received by February 17, 2017.
**Decision on submissions will be sent by February 28, 2017.

The competition will be open to research of the type acceptable to the AOA Scientific Conference. The work presented must be the work of the student submitting it. No case studies or pure literature reviews will be accepted. Research must have been done when the participant was a medical student.

Entrants are encouraged to submit research that is original to this competition and has not been published. Entries that have been shown at local hospitals, or regional and national conferences, will be accepted.

The prize for the First Place Winner will be $250. Second Place Winners will receive $100. Third Place Winners will receive $50.

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.

Complete application on-line before printing. NO handwritten applications.
Download Policies and Procedures below.

04/13/2018 
 
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

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

Download Prospectus below.

04/13/2018 
 
Friday: 2018 NYSOMS Intern/Resident/Fellows Case Study Scientific Poster Competition
Presentation of Posters: Friday, April 13, 2018 at
NYSOMS Regional Osteopathic Convention - New York (ROC - NY)
Abstracts must be received by February 16, 2018.
Decision on submissions will be sent by February 28, 2018.

The competition will be open to research of the type acceptable to the AOA Scientific Conference. The work presented must be the work of the Intern/Resident/Fellow submitting it. Explanatory clinical research, descriptive clinical studies and health policy, educational, and other research subjects will be accepted. No pure literature reviews will be accepted. Research must have been done when the participant was a medical student or in postgraduate training. Complete, well-documented and researched case studies will be acceptable. The final posters must contain the results of the study.

Entrants are encouraged to submit research that is original to this competition and has not been published. Entries that have been shown at local hospitals, or regional and national conferences, will be accepted.

The prize for the First Place Winner in each competition will be $250. Second Place Winners will receive $100. Third Place Winners will receive $50.

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.

Complete application on-line and submit via email.. NO handwritten applications.
Download Policies and Procedures below.

04/13/2018 
 
Friday: Student Meeting at ROC-NY 2018 @ 2-3:00pm
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: ROC-NY@nysoms.org.

Registration:
Register Online

Direction to Hyatt Regency below.

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