2013 AOA OMED Conference

Las Vegas, Nevada

September 29 - October 4, 2013  

 

For more information about the AOA program:  2013 AOA OMED
 
To register online, please choose "OPM" as your specialty designation 
and register here:  OMED Online Registration
 
Want to mail or fax in your registration?   Download the OMED Registration form.   
Note that AOA members do not use section 2 of this form.  
 
Hotel and Travel Information
 
                            

AOCOPM Annual Meeting Agenda, in Brief

 

Preconference Workshop #1

Sunday, September 29, 2013 

Department of Transportation, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration

National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners Training Course

Additional information about this course

Register for this FMCSA Workshop

8A.M.- 4:30 P.M.  DOT FMCSA NRCME PROGRAM CORE CURRICULUM SYLLABUS
(Separate Registration Required) 
DANIEL J. CALLAN, DO, MPH, CHAIR
This program has been approved for 8 Category 1-A AOA CME Credits. 

Faculty

• Dan Callan, DO, MPH, FAOCOPM
• Elizabeth P. Clark, DO, MPH&TM, FAOCOPM
• Scott C. Jones, DO, MPH, FAOCOPM
• Bret Holland, DO, FAOCOPM
• Mimms Mabee, DO, MPH, FAOCOPM
• Earl Miller, DO, FAOCOPM
• Lance Walker, DO, MPH
• E. Robert Wanat, DO, MPH, FAOCOPM
• Charles Werntz, DO, MPH, FAOCOPM
 

Agenda

    8:00-10:00 a.m.  An Introduction to the Medical Program Update (2 credits)

• Core Competencies of Commercial Medical Examiners (CMEs)
• Background, history, rationale, mission, & CME’s role
• Commercial Medical Examiner route to certification
• CMV; driver’s responsibilities & work;
• CMV; driver’s identification.
• Obtaining, reviewing, & documenting medical history
• Prescription & over-the-counter medications.
• Medications/non-disqualifying medical conditions needing care

   10:00–4:00 p.m. Clinical Medical Standards, by Body System; Medical Examination
 Performing & Documenting.    (5.5 credits)
• Hypertension
• Respiratory Diseases
• Diabetes
• Hearing
• Vision
• Other Diseases
• Musculoskeletal 
• Cardiovascular 
• Neurological 
• Psychiatry (including alcohol & drug abuse

  4:00 -4:30 p.m. Panel Discussion, Questions (.5 credit)

• Additional diagnostic tests or medical opinions, as needed 
• Obtaining medical specialist/treating physician opinion


AOCOPM, as a training organization, will stay current with FMCSA’s regulations
& guidelines and provide timely, up-to-date continuous safety education and training
 

Register for this FMCSA Workshop

 

Preconference Workshop #2

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 30

BASIC COURSE IN OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE, PART I
(Separate Registration Required) 

P. LANCE WALKER, DO, MPH AND HEATHER GJORGJIEVSKI, DO, PROGRAM CO-CHAIRS
This program has been approved for 8 Category 1-A AOA CME Credits
 

Additional Information about this course

Register for the Basic Course

Agenda

     8:00 am – 5:00 pm

• Welcome and Program Review
• Introduction to Occupational Medicine
• Facility Walk Though
• Ergonomics
• Occupational Health and Safety Regulations
• Medical Surveillance
• Clinical Toxicology
• Biostatistics and Epidemiology

 

2013 AOCOPM Annual Meeting

in conjunction with the AOA OMED Meeting

October 1-3, 2013

President: Scott C. Jones, DO, MPH, FAOCOPM
Program Chair: Stewart H. Russell, DO, MPH, FAOCOPM

Program Objectives
Through a series of lectures and case discussions, participants will be provided with a wide variety of up-to-date practical information that can be easily applied to their everyday medical practice.  The program will feature outstanding speakers who are experts in their fields, addressing issues of concern and interest to attendees. Topics will have particular appeal to the physicians who practice in the areas of occupational and environmental medicine, aerospace medicine, disability and impairment evaluations, and public health/general preventive medicine. Through the didactic sessions, case studies, industrial labs and expert panel discussion, opportunities are provided for participants to interact and learn from their colleagues.

Agenda

TUESDAY, October 1, 2013
8 a.m.-9:30 a.m.  AOA OPENING SESSION KEYNOTE SPEAKER
10 A.M.-5 P.M.  AOCOPM DIDACTIC SESSIONS: AEROSPACE MEDICINE TOPICS
PATRICK T. BIRCHFIELD, DO, MPH, DIVISION CHAIR
• Substance Abuse in Flight  
• Haiti Earthquake Relief Operation 
• National Disaster Response System 
• U2/High Altitude Update  
• Drone Operator Skill Stratification 
• Hypoxia Overview   
• Diving Medicine    
• Dive Medicine Literature Review 
 
WEDNESDAY, October 2, 2013
8 A.M.- 5 P.M.  AOCOPM DIDACTIC SESSIONS, OCCUPATIONAL MEDICINE TOPICS
STACEY GOLDFINE, DO, MPH, DIVISION CHAIR
• Opioids in Occupational Medicine
• Occupational Reproductive Health
• Dermatology
• Occupational OMT
• Occupational Shoulder Injuries
• Hip Treatment Update
• Disability Evaluation Rehabilitiation
 
THURSDAY, October 2, 2013
8 A.M.- 5 P.M.  AOCOPM DIDACTIC SESSIONS, PUBLIC HEALTH AND PREVENTIVE MEDICINE TOPICS
J. THOMAS O’CONNOR, DO, MPH, FAOCOPM, DIVISION CHAIR
• BioStatistics and the Research Paper
• Addiction Medicine Update
• Maternal Health
• Business Meeting Luncheon Lecture:  Regulations and Laws Update
• Fracking and Public Health Issues
• Hot Topis in Preventive Medicine
• Public health Issues Associated with Wild Fires
• Correctional Medicine
For more information about the AOA program:  2013 AOA OMED
 
To register online, please choose "OPM" as your specialty designation 
and register here:  OMED Online Registration
 
Want to mail or fax in your registration?   Download the OMED Registration form.   
Note that AOA members do not use section 2 of this form.  

 

 
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