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Jan
8
Mon
DAPA Meeting @ Wilmington Hospital, room 6n75
Jan 8 all-day

Hello Members,

The next DAPA Meeting will be 1/8/18. All members are encouraged to attend. There is an option to call into the meeting if you cannot make it in person.

Time5:30 pm

Location & Room: Wilmington Hospital, 501 W 14th St, Wilmington, DE 19801. Room 6n75. Located on the 6th floor in the Wilmington Rehab Conference Room.

Directions at the hospital: Take the North elevator to the 6th floor.  The North elevators are in the old main entrance lobby. If you have difficulty, contact Ron Dohanish (443) 466-7375

RSVP: by 1/7 to Eileen@delawarepas.org. Please also include what you would like for dinner. We are ordering from Au Bon Pain.

Jan
16
Tue
DAPA Dinner: Update in Anaphylaxis @ Firestone Roasting House
Jan 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Update in Anaphylaxis

PAs and PA students are welcome to attend the following dinner hosted by Kaleo. 

Presenter:  Dr. Margaret Peoples Marsh

RSVP: By January 10 to Eileen DeAngelis, Eileen@delawarepas.org. Please include your title, any food allergies and if a vegetarian meal is desired. 

Feb
20
Tue
DAPA Meeting @ Wilmington Hospital, room 6n75
Feb 20 @ 5:30 pm

Time: 5:30 pm

Location & Room: Wilmington Hospital, 501 W 14th St, Wilmington, DE 19801. Room 6n75. Located on the 6th floor in the Wilmington Rehab Conference Room.

Directions at the hospital: Take the North elevator to the 6th floor. The North elevators are in the old main entrance lobby. If you have difficulty, contact Ron Dohanish (443) 466-7375

RSVP: by 2/19 to Eileen@delawarepas.org. Please also include your cell and what you would like for dinner. We are ordering from Au Bon Pain.

Mar
26
Mon
Drexel’s Physician Assistant Board Review Course @ Three Parkway Building
Mar 26 @ 8:00 am – Mar 27 @ 5:15 pm

Drexel’s Physician Assistant Board Review Course invites PA’s Physician Assistants preparing for re-certification, as well as recent graduates, the preparation needed for Physician Assistant National Re-certification Examination and the overall improvement of medical knowledge recall.

Our PA Board Review Course is taking place March 26-28 at our Center City, Philadelphia campus located at 1601 Cherry Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102.

Web link: http://drexel.edu/cnhp/academics/continuing-education/Health-Professions-CE-Programs/Physician-Assistant-Board-Review/

Here is the pricing:

Based on 3 day registration:

Live Early Bird (by 2/26/18) – $275
Live (after 2/26/18) – $325
Webcast Early Bird (by 2/26/18) – $225
Webcast (after 2/26/28) – $275
Day of Registration – $350
PA Student rate: $125
One day registration: $100

Apr
14
Sat
2018 General Medicine Spring Conference @ Nemours Hospital
Apr 14 @ 7:00 am – 2:30 pm
Direction & parking:

– Location is Nemours Children’s Hospital. Enter through main gate at 1600 Rockland Rd, Wilmington DE 19803
– Event Parking will be marked on the right, opposite playground
– Hospital entrance is behind the playground
– Follow signs for DAPA Conference to 3rd Floor Lecture Hall

Topics Include:

Treatment Approaches to Psoriasis
Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation
Update on New State Opioid Prescribing Regulations
Supportive Care Options for Addiction
Safe and Effective Opioid Prescribing in 2018
Treatment Updates in Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Pulmonary Embolus Management

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Sep
5
Wed
MAPA – Trends in Patient Management 2018 @ Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel
Sep 5 – Sep 9 all-day

Visit Ocean City, Maryland while earning valuable continuing medical education, networking with colleagues, and attending exciting social events.

Attendees will be eligible to earn 30.5 hours of CME credit during the course of the conference (approval pending). Total number of approved credits is yet to be determined.

Included will be lectures intended to fulfill the State of Maryland CME requirements for Pharmacology and opioid prescribing. Participants are expected to attend all lectures to be eligible for full credit.

CME certificates will be available at the end of the course after completion of online survey.

Credits must be claimed and submitted by attendees on an individual basis.

Lecturers for this program include practitioners affiliated with Peninsula Regional Medical Center, Johns Hopkins University, University of Maryland as well as national speakers.

Lecturers will provide you with current educational updates in their field of medicine.

As a conference attendee you can expect to expand your knowledge base to include new and improved treatment modalities in order for you to give the best quality of care to your patients.

There are also  a wide variety of medical lectures and hands on workshops which will provide an excellent educational opportunity.

Oct
17
Wed
43rd Annual Fall PSPA CME (Pennsylvania PA Society) @ Kalahari Resort
Oct 17 – Oct 20 all-day

Pending 26 hours of AAPA CME, 8 hands on workshops
Details available on www.pspa.net

Nov
28
Wed
DAPA GENERAL MEMBER MEETING @ John H. Ammon Medical Education Center, Room 14
Nov 28 @ 5:30 pm
DAPA GENERAL MEMBER MEETING  &
DELAWARE PRESCRIPTION DRUG MONITORING PROGRAM (PMP) PRESENTATION
 
DAPA Agenda:  Legislation Update (review October meeting with Medical Society, Legislation “next steps”), 2019 Board Interest/Positions, DAPA member open discussion
 
PRESENTATION: Delaware PMP Program Access and Utilization 
 
All Delaware PAs who hold a CSR license are required to enroll, access and utilize the PMP program, even if you are not regularly prescribing controlled substances. Please attend this educational presentation to learn more and ensure you are adhering to license requirements. 
 
By: Jason Slavoski, PharmD, PMP Program Administrator, Division of Professional Regulation, Office of Controlled Substances
 
 
Date: Monday, Nov 26th, 2018
Time: Dinner/Mingle 5:30-6:00 pm: meeting begins at 6 pm.
Place: John H. Ammon Medical Education Center, Room 14
  4755 Ogletown-Stanton Rd, Christiana Hospital Campus, Newark DE 19718
RSVP PLEASE by Monday Nov 19th  daniella@delawarepas.org