Upcoming Events

NYACP Events and Webinars

It's Not Too Early - Save the Date for the 2016 NYACP Annual Scientific Meeting:

Saturday, June 4, 2016
Hilton Westchester
699 Westchester
Rye Brook, NY

October 2015

NYACP Suffolk District Meeting
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
(1) HCV Can Be Cured
and (2) How to Address Advance Directives in the Office Setting
6:00pm Registration / 6:30pm Dinner and Educational Program
Insignia Restaurant - 610 Nesconset Highway, Smithtown NY  11787
Event Flyer
Online Registration

Health Care Value Forum 
MARIJUANA AS MEDICINE:  New York's Compassionate Care Act

Guest Speaker:  Howard A. Zucker, MD, JD - Commissioner, New York State Department of Health
Sponsored by School of Public Health - University At Albany & New York ACP's Hudson Valley Capital District
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 Canceled and Rescheduled for:  Wednesday, December 9, 2015- 5:30pm to 7:00pm
University at Albany, School of Public Health Auditorium - 1 University Place, Rensselaer NY
<<No Registration Required

New NYACP Webinars:

Pre-Diabetes Epidemic...Can We Prevent Diabetes?

Earn up to 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM

Tuesday, October 20, 2015 (6:00 - 7:00 pm)
Faculty: Jennifer Lindstrom, MD, FACP

Register Online
Learning Objectives:

  • Review risk factors for pre-DMII
  • Review treatment options for pre-DMII
  • Provide Practical tips for in-office dietary counseling for pre-DMII

    The American College of Physicians is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.The American College of Physicians designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM    Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

New Webinar on E-Prescribing Preparedness:

With the impending mandate to electronically prescribe all prescriptions, including prescriptions for controlled substances rapidly approaching, this webinar will address the current state of pharmacy and physician adoption EPCS in New York, inform prescribers as to what steps they need to take to be legally capable of E-prescribing controlled substances by March 27, 2016, and an overview of how to obtain and verify software installation.

Topics to include:

  • Summarize key aspects of the ISTOP bill as it relates to EPCS
  • Understand the current adoption of EPCS by New York pharmacies and prescribers
  • Review the 4 step process on how to be enabled for EPCS with a short 5-minute video
  • The value of e-prescribing vs. paper scripts

You can register for these dates by following the links provided:

  • Thursday, October 29, 2015, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT: Register Here
  • Wednesday, November 18, 2015, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm EST: Register Here
  • Wednesday, December 9, 2015, 8:00 am - 9:00 am EST: Register Here

NYACP Co-Sponsored Hospital Medicine Symposium:

Mastering the Care of the Hospitalized Patient
Jointly Provided by Department of Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and the New York Chapter ACP

Friday & Saturday: October 23-24, 2015
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Stern Auditorium
1468 Madison Avenue at 100th Street
New York, NY  10029
Brochure and Registration Information

NYACP Hudson Valley Central District Meeting
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
(1) Treatment for Hepatitis C:  New Tests, New Drugs & New Recommendations
(2) Addiction Medicine Basics with a Focus on Opioid Dependence

6:00pm Registration / 6:30pm Dinner and Educational Program
Ship Lantern Inn Restaurant - 1725 Route 9W, Milton NY  12547
1-Hour CME Category I Credits™
Event Flyer
Online Registration

A Multiple Small Feedings of the Mind Educational Program

Saturday, October 31, 2015 • 9:00am - 12:00pm
Sponsored by the Hudson Valley Capital District of the New York Chapter American College of Physicians
>>additional details forthcoming

November 2015

New NYACP Webinar:

Physician Guide to the Supervision of Physician Assistants
Wednesday, November 4, 2015 
7:00 - 8:00 pm

This webinar is an overview of the role, training, regulatory requirements and physician "must knows" when working with Physician Assistants.
This webinar provides a better understanding of Physician Assistant practice which will lead to better utilization, improved quality of care and decrease "risk" for all parties..

Register Online

NYACP Resident and Medical Student Forum - Poster  & Dr's Dilemma Competition

Saturday, November 14, 2015  (8:00 am - 1:30 pm)
SUNY Upstate Medical University
Institute for Human Performance (IHP)
505 Irving Avenue
Syracuse, NY  13202

Register Online
Program Agenda


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