Overview

Course Description

The Primary Care Summit offers meaningful topics with clear, relevant take-aways.  Our theme of Today’s Updates, Tomorrow’s Medicine brings you emerging trends that directly affect your patients; hands-on approaches to solving practice barriers, and innovative learning formats to encourage a community of practice.

This activity provides opportunities for physicians to connect to others, including clinical experts in specialties such as pediatrics, opioids, OB/GYN, and others.


The list of speakers will be updated as they are confirmed.  

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Speakers

Krista Kasinec, DO


Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine UNT Health Science Center, Fort Worth, Texas
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Grant Fowler, MD


Acclaim Family Medicine Chair/Primary Care Service Line Chief JPS Health Network Fort Worth, Texas
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Michael Shaffer, DO


Associate Professor, Family and Sports Medicine, UNT Health Science Center
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Kim Pham, DO


Assistant Professor Department of Family Medicine UNT Health Science Center Fort Worth, Texas
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Accreditation

PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS

PHYSICIAN ACCREDITATION STATEMENTS:
The University of North Texas Health Science Center is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to award continuing medical education to physicians.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center is accredited by the American Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

PHYSICIAN CREDIT DESIGNATION:
The University of North Texas Health Science Center has requested that the AOA Council on Continuing Medical Education approve this program for 4 hours of AOA Category 1A CME credits. Approval is currently pending.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth designates this live activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ .

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CONFERENCE

PHYSICIAN ACCREDITATION STATEMENTS:
The University of North Texas Health Science Center is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to award continuing medical education to physicians.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center is accredited by the American Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

PHYSICIAN CREDIT DESIGNATION:
The University of North Texas Health Science Center has requested that the AOA Council on Continuing Medical Education approve this program for 11 hours of AOA Category 1A CME credits. Approval is currently pending.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth designates this live activity for a maximum of 11 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ .

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ETHICS/PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY:
The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth Office of Professional and Continuing Education has determined that this CME activity satisfies the Texas Medical Board’s standard, annual ethics/professional responsibility requirement.

PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS:
The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) states that the AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ are acceptable for continuing medical education requirements for recertification.

NURSE PRACTITIONERS AND NURSES:
For the purpose of recertification, the American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME. Please check your individual state licensing boards for re-licensing reciprocity.

Accommodations

Conference Room Block

A limited number of rooms have been secured at The Residence Inn by Marriott - Fort Worth Cultural District for Thursday, April 19th and Friday, April 20th. This all-suite hotel combines the comforts of home with an unbeatable location. In addition to being about one mile from UNT Health Science Center, it is close to Fort Worth's famous Stockyards, Sundance Square, Will Rogers Center and world-clss museums, such as the Kimbell, Modern Art and Amon Carter museums. It offers a free shuttle service (gratutity appreciated) anywhere within five miles of the hotel and free, on-site parking for guests. The hotel is is within walking distance to a variety of excellent dining options including Blue Mesa Grill, Glorias, Boomerjacks Bar & Grill, Chuy's and Max's Wine Dive, to name a few. After enjoying brunch or dinner, take a walk on the Trinity Trails. It is also pet-friendly and non-smoking. Enjoy a complimentary, hot breakfast daily and evening social hours featuring light dinner, beer & wine Monday-Wednesday.

 

Reservations:

To make your reservations, please call the hotel directly at (817) 885-8250 or the reservation line at (888) 236-2427.

 

Rate: $165 + taxes/fees   

The room block expires on March 21, 2018. The discounted rate can only be assured through this date. After that, the rate may be higher. Please make your reservations as soon as possible!


Residence Inn

Amenities:

  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast
  • Free in-room wifi
  • All public areas non-smoking
  • Bar-B-Q and/or picnic area
  • Beauty shop, nearby (referral at front desk)
  • Beer and Wine, complimentary
  • Buffet breakfast, complimentary
  • Cash machine/ATM
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Coffee/tea in-room
  • Grocery shopping service
  • Hot breakfast, complimentary
  • Housekeeping service daily
  • Laundry on-site
  • Laundry on-site, coin operated
  • Limousine service
  • Local restaurant dinner delivery
  • Manager's Reception
  • Mobility accessible rooms
  • Newspaper delivered to room, on request
  • Newspaper in lobby
  • Phone calls: toll-free
  • Safe deposit boxes, front desk
  • Valet dry-cleaning