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New Hampshire Chapter 2021 Scientific Meeting

October 29, 2021
7:00 - 5:30 PM


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 29th, ACP's New Hampshire 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 Grappone Conference Center as well as through exclusive 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.
William Palmer, MD, FACP
Governor, New Hampshire Chapter

Meeting Highlights
  • Obesity
  • Heart Failure Management
  • Local Advocacy Skills
  • Climate Change – Physician Talking Points
  • M&M Kelly
  • Car T Cell Cancer Treatment
  • Poster Competition
Program Committee
  • Chair: Kenton Powell, MD, Dartmouth-Hitchcock
  • Lin Brown, MD, FACP, Dartmouth-Hitchcock
  • Patrick Francis, MD, Dartmouth Hitchcock
  • Wendy Muello, MD, FACP, retired from Weeks Medical
  • William Palmer, MD, FACP, Mt. Ascutney Hospital
  • Catrina Watson, ACP New Hampshire
  • Jessica Lavender, MD FACP Chair, Mississippi Chapter

6 CME & MOC Available

Release Date: October 29, 2021
Termination Date: October 29, 2021

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The American College of Physicians is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The ACP designates this other activity (live component and enduring component) for a maximum of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 6 medical knowledge MOC point in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.



Time Session
7:00 - 7:45 AM Registration and Breakfast
7:45 - 8:00 AM Opening Remarks and Welcome
William Palmer, MD FACP
8:00 - 9:00 AM Obesity – Treatment Options
Richard Rothstein, MD
9:00 - 10:00 AM Heart Failure Management
Lauren Gilstrap, MD MPH
10:00 - 10:30 AM Break & View Poster
10:30 - 11:30 AM Local Advocacy Skills
Michael Padmore
11:30 - 12:30 PM Climate Change – Physician Talking Points
Douglas Delong, MD MACP FRCP
12:30 - 2:00 PM Lunch and View Posters
2:00 - 3:00 PM M&M
Kelly Kieffer, MD
3:00 - 4:00 PM Car T Cell Cancer Treatment
John Hill, MD
4:00 - 4:45 PM Poster Competition
4:45 - 5:15 PM Town Hall
5:15 - 5:30 PM Wrap-Up

New Hampshire Chapter Registration

Categories Registration
ACP Member $100
ACP Resident/Fellow Member $0
ACP Medical Student Member $0
Nonmember Physician $125
Nonmember Resident* $0
Nonmember Medical Student* $0
Nonmember Allied Health Professional* $125

Members whose dues were not paid for the current fiscal year will receive the nonmember registration rate. Questions? If you have trouble registering online, please contact Member and Product Support at 800-ACP-1915 or direct at 215-351-2600 (M-F, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET).

*Nonmember Residents, Medical Students, and Allied Health Professionals cannot register online and must register by contacting Customer Service at 800-523-1546, ext. 2600 in order to get the correct registration rate.


Find answers to commonly asked questions here.

Registration Information

In person registration for the XX chapter meeting includes: XXXX, XXXX, XXXX. Virtual registration for the New Hampshire Chapter Meeting includes: XXXXX, XXXXX, XXXX. Registration is available until XX/XX/XXXX. Members whose dues were not paid for the current fiscal year will receive the nonmember registration rate.

Where can I find meeting handouts?

To help us go "green" we are making our presentations available online only on the Chapter Web site prior to the meeting.

How do I access the virtual meeting sessions?

Sessions are accessible through the Virtual Meeting Hub and on your chapter website. Click the “join virtual session” links in the agenda. If you have just purchased the meeting and get an access denied message, please log-out of your ACPonline account and log back in. This will refresh the purchases on your account. If you require additional assistance, please contact us (M-F, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET) via web chat or call 800-ACP-1915 or 215-351-2600 or via e-mail at

I cannot access my account.

If you have any difficulty accessing your ACP account, you can reset your username and password. You can do so by clicking on the MyACP link at the top of the ACP web site. If you require additional assistance, please contact us (M-F, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET) via web chat or call 800-ACP-1915 or 215-351-2600 or via e-mail at

I do not have an ACPonline account

Nonmembers are advised to use their e-mail address as their username when creating a password. If you require additional assistance, please contact us (M-F, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET) via web chat or call 800-ACP-1915 or 215-351-2600 or via e-mail at

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 Catrina Watson at 603-225-0303 or


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