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Nebraska Chapter Virtual Meeting Hub

Saturday, October 15, 2022
Lied Lodge at Arbor Day Farm

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Fostering Excellence in Internal Medicine

Live events are changing, and American College of Physicians is helping lead the way with the ability to learn, network, and engage like never before!

  • Presented both live and virtually October 15, 2022, ACP's NE Chapter is pleased to offer a safe meeting space to earn CME/MOC, recharge, and engage with one another. Sessions will be held live at the Lied Lodge at Arbor Day Farm, Nebraska City NE as well as through exclusive virtual keynote and education sessions.
  • Learn, Connect, and Engage in Person or from Home or Office Attend or tune in to exclusive live, interactive sessions with your local Chapter colleagues. Regardless of location, you can engage with each other to discuss topics important to you and your community, both professionally and socially.
  • These flexible options provide access to top-notch education, help you connect with each other, and learn about ways to get involved with your Chapter. This Meeting will help you meet your needs as a physician and help you provide the best care for your patients using the latest knowledge.
Micah Beachy, DO FACP
Governor, Nebraska Chapter

Meeting Highlights
  • ACP Update from the ACP BOG Chair, Dr. Rebecca Andrews MS, MD, FACP
  • Response to COVID in Rural Nebraska
  • How to Manage Continuous Glucose Monitors and Insulin Pumps
  • Updates in Congestive Heart Failure
  • New Technology in Medical Care
  • Doctor's Dilemma
Program Committee
  • Nathan Anderson, MD, FACP
  • Suzette Clarke, MD, FACP
  • Bradley DeVrieze, MD
  • Paul Millner, MD
  • Renuga Vivekanandan, MD
  • Micah Beachy, DO, FACP, NE Governor

Agenda

Access the live feeds by clicking the 'Access the Virtual Meeting' buttons within the Agenda below.

Time Session
8:15-8:45 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:45-9:00 AM Introductions and Welcome
Micah Beachy, DO, FACP, ACP Governor, Nebraska Chapter
9:00-9:40 AM Updates on Heart Failure Management in 2022 and Beyond
Scott Lundgren, DO, MS, FACC
9:40-10:00 AM Student Abstract Finalist Presentations & Winner Selection
10:00-10:40 AM Hospitalist Medicine in Rural Nebraska: Benefits and Challenges
Shoaib Junejo, MD, FACP
10:40-10:50 AM Coffee Break
10:50-11:50 AM Difficult Conversations: How to Effectively Communicate to Optimize Pain Management
Rebecca Andrews, MS, MD, FACP
11:50-12:40 PM Lunch, Chapter Awards and Business Meeting
12:40-1:10 PM ACP Update and Town Hall
Rebecca Andrews, MS, MD, FACP
1:10-1:50 PM Pumps and Sensors for the Internists
Noor Addasi, MD
1:50-2:30 PM AM Health Information Systems
Justin Birge, MD
2:30-2:50 PM Resident Abstract Finalist Presentations and Winner Selection
2:50-3:45 PM Doctor's Dilemma
3:45-3:50 PM Adjourn

FAQ

Find answers to your questions below. 

Equipment and Materials

Create a Zoom Account!

Our meeting will be conducted on the Zoom platform and all registered attendees will be have links to the Zoom meeting through this page. If you do not have a Zoom account, we recommend you sign up for one before the meeting. Sign up is free. Click here to sign up.

Test Your Equipment in Advance

  • Please test and check your system at least 15 minutes prior to meeting. This includes your network connection, device battery life, and speakers.
  • We recommend you use a computer or a tablet for the best experience. The system is not responsive on a cell phone.

Control Your Environment as Best You Can

  • Mute other devices that might interfere with your computer audio.
  • Create a learning-conducive environment, eliminating as many distractions as possible. Close out of other tabs and mute notifications, if possible.
  • Prepare your space with anything you may need during the virtual program (appropriate chargers, note-taking materials, water, etc.).

Troubleshooting Technical Difficulties

  • Some networks cause slides to advance more slowly than others. If your slides are behind or you are having audio issues, please try to refresh the page.

Can I follow along on social media?

Yes, follow/like the NE Chapter through the meeting on social media! Use the hashtags #IMProud #.

Participant Photography

As a participant in the chapter meeting, your photograph may to taken as a focus or background subject, to be used in chapter communications. If you would not like your photo taken, please inform chapter staff.

ACP Chapters Meeting Code of Conduct

ACP is a community that values collegiality, respect for patents and each other, and medicine's standards of ethics and professionalism. ACP members are guided by the content and spirit of the ACP Pledge and by their commitment to the ethics of medicine, including those in the ACP Ethics Manual. "Physicians' conduct as professionals and as individuals should merit the respect of the community."

ACP expects members, staff, and others who participate in events and activities involving ACP to treat others as you would like to be treated - with courtesy, respect for differences, and in ways that appropriately represent the profession of internal medicine. As set forth in ACP's An-Harassment Policy, ACP does not tolerate any form of harassment, including intimidation, hostility, or other unwelcome and offensive communication or treatment.

If you experience or observe harassing, inappropriate or otherwise unprofessional behavior, or you have concerns about how you have been treated by an ACP member or staff or anyone else at an ACP meeting or event, you may report the incident to Chapter Staff.

The chapter reserves the right to take any action deemed necessary and appropriate; including immediate removal from the meeting without warning or refund, in response to any incident of unacceptable behavior, and the chapter reserves the right to prohibit attendance at any future meeting, virtually or in person.

If you have questions about the chapter, the meeting program, or have a disability or any special dietary needs, please contact Carol Wang, Executive Director at 402-393-1415 or cwang@omahamedical.com

 

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