58th Annual Winter Conference 2023 | CAOM


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The Cleveland Academy of Osteopathic Medicine's

58th Annual Winter Conference


Friday, January 27- Sunday, January 29, 2023

The Ritz-Carlton 1515 West Third Street, Cleveland, OH 44113

 

24 hours of AOA Category 1-A  CME

 

58 years proudly supporting YOU by offering you local,  affordable CME alongside your fellow osteopathic professional community .  

To view presentations from previous years, please see RESOURCES.

 

Conference Registration

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER  

 

 

Early Registration Rates
(before January 7)

Late Registration Rates 
(January 8 and later)
1 Day Only
Standard Member $195 $295
Retiree Member $160 $295
Fellow, Resident, Student Member FREE $50*
Non-Member** $395 $495
ACLS / Sunday / In-Person Only $200 $250
BLS / Saturday / In-Person Only $80 $100
2 Days - Friday/Saturday, Saturday/Sunday, Friday/Sunday
Standard Member $320 $420
Retiree Member $295 $395
Fellow, Resident, Student Member FREE $50*
Non-Member** $520 $520
ACLS / Sunday / In-Person Only $200 $250
BLS / Saturday / In-Person Only $80 $100
3 Days - Friday, Saturday & Sunday
Standard Member $480 $580
Retiree Member $395 $495
Fellow, Resident, Student Member FREE $50*
Non-Member** $680 $680
ACLS  / Sunday / In-Person Only $200 $250
BLS / Saturday / In-Person Only $80 $100

 

*Trainee free rate extended through January 19th. 

** You may Join the Cleveland Academy of Osteopathic Medicine OR renew your membership during conference registration to save on conference costs.

 

Other Programming Options:

 

 

Agenda - DRAFT

DAY 1:  Friday, January 27, 2023 | 8 Hrs. CME

 

Time

Topic

Speaker

8:00am

Registration & Exhibits

 

 

Basic Musculoskeletal Course (Day 1)

 

8:25am – 9:20am

Pediatric Asthma

 Amy DiMarino, DO

9:20am - 10:00am

Breakfast (Non-CME)

 

10:00am -10:55am

Food Allergies 

Ashwin Shankar, DO

10:55am – 11:50am

Pediatric Dermatology Potpourri 

Rosanne Paul, DO 

11:50am – 12:00pm

State of the District | CAOM Member's Meeting

 

12:00pm – 12:55pm

Lunch (Non-CME)  

 

12:55pm – 1:50pm

Immune Deficiency Work Up 

Shan Shan Wu, DO 

1:50pm – 2:00pm

Break (Non-CME)

 

2:00pm – 2:55pm

Pediatric Drug Allergy 

Sir Robert Hostoffer, Jr., DO, LhD, MSMEd, FAAP, FACOP, FACOI, FCCP

2:55pm – 3:05pm

Break (Non-CME)

 

3:05pm – 4:00pm

In Office Management of Anaphylaxis in Pediatric Population 

Jonathan Horbal, DO 

4:00pm – 4:10pm

Break (Non-CME) 

 

4:10pm – 5:05pm

Management of Pediatric Allergic Rhinitis 

Amy Marks, DO 

5:05pm – 6:00pm

Urticaria Angioedema 

Sir Robert Hostoffer, Jr., DO, LhD, MSMEd, FAAP, FACOP, FACOI, FCCP

 

 

DRAFT DAY 2: Saturday, January 28, 2023 | 8 Hrs. CME

Cleveland Allergy Society's 4th Annual Seminar 

Time

Topic

Speaker

8:00am

Registration & Exhibits

 

 

Basic Musculoskeletal Course (Day 2)

 
 

BLS | Basic Life Support Provider Course

 
 

Bariatric Surgery for the Primary Care Physician

Leslie L. Pristas, DO, FACS, FASMBS
 

Spinal Cord Injury for the Primary Care Physician

James R. Wilson, DO
 

American Osteopathic Association (AOA) and 
Ohio Osteopathic Association (OOA) Updates

Robert Hostoffer, DO
Jennifer Gwilym, DO & Matt Harney

 

Pelvic Pain + OMT

Jenny Zamor, DO
 

Insider Secrets - How to Navigate Insurance Approvals

Sandra L. Cook, DO
 

Medications & Reproductive Females

Mackenzie A. Varkula, DO
 

Addictoholic Deconstructed/Addiction 101

Nicole T. Labor, DO
 

Pulmonary Hypertension Update for Primary Care

Robert J. Schilz, DO, PhD
 

After Conference... Ohio University Alumni Outing 

 

 

DAY 3 : Sunday, January 29, 2023 | 8 Hrs. CME

 

Time

Topic

Speaker

7:00am

Registration & Exhibits

 
 

ACLS | Advanced Cardiac Life Support Provider Course

 
 

Ohio University Alumni Association Board Meeting

 
7:30am-9:30am

Part I:CAOM Winter OMT Seminar

Osteopathic Principles & Practices: Key Concepts

Michael P. Rowane, DO, MS, FAAFP, FAAO
 

OMT & Sports Medicine Series:

 
 

Thoracic Cage: Sports Medicine Insights

Christopher L. Tangen, DO
 

Structural Exam Pearls: How to approach the Knee

Louis D. Leone, DO, FAOASM
 

Osteopathic Research Poster Presentation-1

Mentor and/or Moderator
 

Osteopathic Research Poster Presentation-2

Mentor and/or Moderator
 

BREAK

 
9:30am-12:00pm

Part II: CAOM Winter OMT Seminar

 
 

Inpatient OMT

ZhanTao Yang, DO,
Shelly Tat, DO &
Michael Bourgeois, DO
 

Reexploring the Diaphragm

Robert B. Truax, DO
 

Osteopathic Cranial Manipulative Medicine:
What You Need to Know

Kelli S. Buckner, DO
12:10pm-12:40pm

Lunch

 
12:40pm - 2:00pm

Part III: CAOM Winter OMT Seminar

 
 

OMT in Surgical Patients

Mary K. Carneval, DO & Grace Kim, DO
 

Osteopathic Research Poster Presentation-3

Mentor and/or Moderator
 

Osteopathic Research Poster Presentation-4

Mentor and/or Moderator
 

BREAK

 
2:40pm - 4:30pm

Part IV: CAOM Winter OMT Seminar

 
 

An Osteopathic Approach to the Lymphatic System:

The application of Lymphatic OMT techniques and improving vaccine response with OMT

Devi Jhaveri, DO &
Sir Robert Hostoffer, Jr., DO, LhD, MSMEd, FAAP, FACOP, FACOI, FCCP
 

The Osteopathic Approach to the Oncology Patient

Gabrielle M. Koczab, DO
4:30PM

Program End

 

 

Additional Information

Event Format: In Person 
This year's conference will be held in-person only.  

Location: 
Ritz Carlton Cleveland 1515 West Third Street Cleveland, Ohio 44113

Hotel: 
Discount room rate of $215.00 offered by the hotel through January 12th.  CLICK HERE to make your reservations online.

Program Information:
The purpose of this seminar is to provide the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) accredited programs that address the clinical practice needs of osteopathic physicians.  Sessions are offered to continually assess issues, developments, advances and deficiencies in current medical practice, and address identified needs through relevant comprehensive programs designed for general statewide physician audiences of all specialties.  You will also have the opportunity to select qualified faculty in accordance with AOA accreditation requirements, develop innovative learning forums, and endeavor to provide AOA category 1-A programs.

Registration Information:
Online registration and payment are available online at www.caomed.com. In order to receive the early registration discounted rates, register before January 7. Registrations received on January 8 or later will be charged the late registration rate.   Osteopathic students, residents, and fellows are required to register by January 7 to attend the event at no cost.  


CME Credits:
CME Verification will be completed online.  Credit will be given only to physicians who complete the online attestation form indicating the total number of hours attended. No credits will be given to those physicians who fail to complete their online CME Verification Form.

MEMBER BENEFIT: An electronic copy of your past CME attestations/certificates of attendance at our events (9/2020 and later)  are available to you at any time.  Simply log in to view your transcript. 

The Ohio Osteopathic Foundation is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. The Ohio Osteopathic Foundation designated this program for a maximum of 24 hours of AOA Category 1-A credits and will report CME and specialty credits in accordance with the extent of the physicians’ participation in this activity.

This program may qualify for a similar number of credit hours for members of the AMA.

CME Verification:
Simple!  Participants must login to the virtual conference and complete the online CME Verification form for presentations you participated. Credit will be given only to physicians who complete the online attestation form indicating the total number of hours attended. No credits will be given to those physicians who fail to complete their online CME Verification Form. Credit will be submitted directly to the AOA by the Ohio Osteopathic Foundation. This program may qualify for a similar number of credit hours for members of the AMA.

Cancellations, Refunds, and Grievances:
Refunds for cancellation will be granted in full only if notification is received two weeks before the event (January 14).  After this date, refunds are no longer available.  This program is designed to comply with Uniform Guidelines for Accrediting Agencies of Continuing Medical Education.  All grievances will be responded to in writing within 30 days of receipt.  Initially, all grievances should be directed in writing to the CAOM Executive CME Committee, PO Box 1989, Elyria, Ohio 44036.  Additional information concerning compliance may be obtained by contacting the AOA Division of CME at 1 (800) 621-1773.  Refund request form?  CLICK HERE

Presentations:
Presentations from this event, and past events, can be found under RESOURCES on our website or at caomed.com/resources.

 

Exhibit/Sponsors

Exhibit Hours: 
Friday, January 27 | 7:30am - 6:00pm
Saturday, January 28 |  7:30am - 6:00pm
 
 

Bronze

Bronze $1,400 (10 spots available, 1 sold)

Two-day exhibition which includes scheduled breaks.  Exhibit cost includes:

  • One 6ft. covered and skirted table with two chairs
  • Listing in overall program
  • List of registered physician’s names

Silver

Silver $3,500 (2 spots available)

Your speaker will provide a 45 min non-CME presentation including Q&A.

Presentation will be live streamed to our virtual attendees.  Cost includes:

  • All items under BRONZE level including two-day exhibition
  • Breakfast will be served during product theater
  • Basic audio-visual needs for speaker (laptop, microphone, projector/screen)

Gold

Gold $6,000 (2 spots available)

Your speaker will provide a 55 min non-CME presentation which includes Q&A.

Presentation will be given in person to our in-person audience. Cost includes:

  • All items under BRONZE level with preferred exhibition table location
  • Extended speaking duration at most desired time
  • Lunch will be served during product theater
  • Basic audio-visual needs for speaker (laptop, microphone, projector/screen)
  • Exhibit table provided on day of scheduled presentation Friday or Saturday**

Exhibit Materials

Materials can be forwarded directly to the hotel at the Ritz-Carlton marking ALL boxes with HOLD CAOM Jan 27 at the address listed above.

Payments & Cancellation Policy

Exhibit fee due on or before January 13th.  Due to the limited number of spaces available, spaces cannot be held and is only secured when payment is received. If paying by credit card an additional fee of 3% will be applied. Cancellation requests must be made in writing.  Refunds provided if the event is canceled.

CLICK HERE for Exhibitor Registration

 

Other Exhibit Opportunities

 
 

Accommodations

 

Ritz-Carlton Cleveland  | 1515 West Third Street, Cleveland, OH 44113 | 1-216-623-1300

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We have reserved a block of rooms at a special group rate of $215 per room/night Thursday, January 26 through Monday, January 30, 2023.  

Participants can reserve rooms online through their online reservation link   CLICK HERE to make your reservation at the discounted rate or reserve the room through your Marriott Bonvoy App.  The last day to book at the room block rate is Thursday, January 12