January 8, 2018 – Tidewater Physicians Multispecialty Group (TPMG), a local medical group with over 200 specialty and primary care providers, serving the Tidewater area at over 75 locations, is pleased to present the 19th Annual Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference in early 2018 accredited by the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP).
The conference will be held at the Hampton Roads Convention Center, located on Coliseum Drive in Hampton on March 3rd from 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The conference is open to all family and internal medicine physicians and advanced practice clinicians to attend.
TPMG physicians, Saunora Prom, DO, CAQSM of Tidewater Sports and Osteopathic Medicine, Ifeanyi Ani, MD of TPMG Urology in Newport News, and Valerie Harvey, MD, MPH of Hampton Roads Center for Dermatology will lecture on stem cells, early detection of prostate cancer, and dermatology, respectively. Further presentations will be given by Retired Air Force Colonel, Brian Reamy, MD on cardiovascular disease prevention and the challenges of safe prescribing for chronic pain management by William Steele Kanich, MD, JD.
The full program is accredited by the American Academy of Family Physicians for a total of 4.75 credits towards continuing medical education. Dr. Kanich’s lecture will qualify for the State of Virginia’s requirement of 2 CME credit hours related to opioid prescribing.
“This conference is an opportunity for physicians and advanced practice clinicians to gather with their peers and engage with speakers lecturing on current, relevant topics at a convenient location while earning credits towards their continuing medical education requirements,” said TPMG Medical Director Jennifer Sharp-Warthan, MD.
Breakfast, lunch and snack breaks will be provided at the Convention Center. The cost to attend is $60 for physicians and advanced practice clinicians.
If you are a local area company, pharmaceutical company, or healthcare affiliate interested in attending as a sponsor, call (757) 232-8764 for more information on available sponsorship opportunities — space is limited.
To register or learn more about the 19th Annual Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference presented by TPMG, call (757) 232-8764.
ABOUT THE TIDEWATER PHYSICIANS MULTISPECIALTY GROUP
Founded in 1992, Tidewater Physicians Multispecialty Group (TPMG) includes more than 200 primary care, specialty physicians and advanced practice clinicians in more than 75 locations throughout southeastern Virginia. TPMG’s mission is to provide superior healthcare that is responsible, physician-directed, and dedicated to keeping patients’ best interest foremost. The TPMG medical team includes expert physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, medical assistants, diagnostic staff, and non-clinical staff all working together to provide consistent, compassionate, high-quality medical care. Learn more at www.mytpmg.com.