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Louisiana Chapter - Meet Our Governor, Lee S. Engel, MD, FACP

Call for Abstracts

LA ACP Associates meeting At Ochsner Medical Center, New Orleans
Tuesday, January 24, 2017

1. Compose your abstract as a Microsoft Word file
The word limit, including title and authors/affiliated authors, for an abstract is 400.

2. Send your abstract to (Dr. Shane Sanne) or before October 21 2016.

3. Abstracts will be evaluated by reviewers and top abstracts from each program will be selected for presentation.

ABSTRACT DEADLINE: October 21, 2016

Please let your residents and students know that the 2017 LA ACP Associates meeting will be held on Tuesday January 24th, 2017 at Ochsner Medical Center in New Orleans.


2017 LA Chapter Meeting

Be sure to place this on your calendar!
2017 Louisiana ACP Chapter Meeting
March 9 - 11
Renaissance Arts Hotel
700 Tchoupitoulas St
New Orleans, LA 70130

Make your Hotel Reservation

For questions, please contact contact Cathy Thompson via email

2016 Annual Meeting

2016 Meeting Highlights

2015 Oral and Poster Presenters

Thanks to all who presented at our recent meeting

2015 Meeting Presentatons

Fostering Excellence in Internal Medicine
Darilyn V. Moyer, MD, FACP
Noninvasive evaluation of the patient with angina
Michael Hall, MD
Benefits of ACP Membership
David Sgrignoli, SVP, Membership Development & Marketing
Pay for Performance for the Hospital and Physician
Patrick J. Torcson, MD, MMM, FACP, SFHM
Update on Peritoneal Dialysis: New Positioning of an Older Therapy
Steven Guest, MD
A Case Based Approach to the Treatment of Severe Sepsis
Tonya Jagneaux, MD, FCCP and Hollis O'Neal, MD, MSc
Only Skin Deep? A Guided Tour of Skin and Soft Tissue Infections
Tonya Jagneaux, MD, FCCP and Hollis O'Neal, MD, MSc
The Hospice Vitals Overview of Symptom Control at the End of Life
Guido V. DeJesus, MD, FACP

2014 meeting slides may be accessed here:

Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis in a 21-year-old Patient
Salem Assiri, MD; Richard Wang, MS; and Suma Jain, MD
Hypophosphatemia Masquerading as Meningitis
L Wesley Aldred, MD; Melanie Mccauley, MD; Jason Pickett; Connell Knight; Mohammad Ullah, MD
Learning (& teaching) to think like a clinician
Robert M. Centor, MD, FACP
Mississippi Chapter ACP The Year in Review
Making Sense of the New Guidelines: Hypertension
Zeb K. Henson, M.D.
Update: Lipid Guidelines DO NOT BURN THE COOKIES
Amy R. Woods, M.D.
ABIM Maintenance of Certification: Rules Regulations and Resources
Why did vitamin B12 deficiency respond to plasmapheresis?
J. Matthew Rhinewalt, MD


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