2021 Scientific Meeting Set for March 11-13!


Register now for ACPNJ's event of the year - the 2021, Annual Virtual Scientific Meeting - "Humanistic Care in Turbulent Times."

Once again, we will be conducting our annual scientific meeting virtually on Zoom, presenting a full complement of timely and topical CME, along with provocative discussion focusing on the challenges faced by New Jersey health care providers, practices and patients as we battle the COVID-19 pandemic, focus on diversity, equity and inclusion in medicine and grapple with social justice issues.

We also will be offering two SEP Modules - Update in Internal Medicine and Update in Hospital Medicine.  These modules are available for an additional fees.

And as always, we will showcase winners of our oral and poster abstract competition and present our annual awards.

Check back often, as we will be adding agenda and speaker information, along with other news about this event.

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ACPNJ 2021 Virtual Scientific Meeting Agenda

Last update: January 29, 2021.  Agenda subject to change.

Thursday, March 11, 2021
10:00am – 1:00pm Internal Medicine SEP Nayan Kothari, MD; Sunil Sapru, MD; Sarah Wallach, MD
2:00pm – 5:00pm Hospital Medicine SEP Nayan Kothari, MD; Sunil Sapru, MD; Sarah Wallach, MD
Friday, March 12, 2021
8:00 - 8:15am Welcome from the Chairs and Update from the Governors Mirela Feurdean, MD; Tamie Proscia-Leito, MD; Jon Shammash, MD; Nayan Kothari, MD
8:15am – 9:00am Goals of Care/POLST David Barile, MD
9:00am – 9:45am MAT Mythbusters Lee Radosh, MD
9:45am – 10:05am Break
10:05am – 11:05am Diversity and Inclusion in Medicine Darilyn Moyer, MD
11:05am – 11:50am Artificial Intelligence and Social Justice  Kent Bottles, MD
11:50am – 12:50pm Awards and Town Hall ACPNJ Governors
12:50pm End of Day
Saturday, March 13, 2021
8:00am – 8:05am Welcome
8:05am – 8:50am Physician Wellness During the Pandemic  Chantal Brazeau, MD
8:50am – 9:50am Keynote Speaker- Public Health in Times of Pandemics NJDOH Representative
9:50am – 10:10am Break
10:10am – 10:55am Overcoming Challenges in the Diagnosis and Management of Axial Spondyloarthritis: New Insights and Implications for Clinical Practice Abhijeet Danve, MD, FACP, FACR
10:55am – 11:40am Improving Immunization Rates: A Quality Improvement Approach Fran Griffin, RRT, MPA
11:40am – 12:00pm Break
12:00pm – 1:15pm Resident Oral Presentation Tamie Proscia-Leito. MD
1:15pm – 1:20pm Transition
1:20pm – 2:05pm Primary Care/Pharmacist Partnerships Elise M. Barry, MS, CFRE, RCE
2:05pm – 2:15pm Oral and Poster Abstract Award Presentation Tamie Proscia-Leito, MD
Closing Comments
2:15pm Meeting ends