2021 NYACP Scientific Meeting




Recorded Webinars Available Now! (Held on October 8, 2022)

The recorded webinars from the NYACP Annual Meeting are available for viewing and you can submit for CME/MOC credit until October 9, 2022.

All courses are listed below, you must register and pay the $50 fee to have access to the webinars. Once you register, you will automatically receive a link to a webpage with all the recorded webinars.

You will have up to one year to claim CME Credit!


Plenary Sessions

8:00 - 8:15 AM


Naveed Masani, MD, FACP
Chair, NYACP Education Committee

Parag Mehta, MD, FACP
NYACP Governor, Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island Region
NYACP Chapter President


8:15 - 9:15 AM

Innovations in COVID-19 Management and Long Hauler Patients

  • Evidence- based management of Long COVID-19
  • Thromboembolism:  A major challenge in COVID management
  • Immune responses and immunomodulation for COVID-19

9:15 - 10:15 AM

Past, Present and Future of Telemedicine

  • Treatment and Management of Chronic Illness
  • Small Practice Telehealth
  • Medical Legal Risk

Eric Goldberg, MD, FACP
Inderpal Chhabra, MD, FACP
Al Mercado, Esq.

10:15 - 10:30 AM


10:30 - 11:00 AM

Things We Learned During the Pandemic

John Sellick, DO, FACP

11:00 - 11:45 AM

Pandemic and Goals of Care

  • Telemedicine for Goals of Care
  • Timely Implementation of Advance Directives

Anita Szerszen, MD, FACP
TS Dharmarajan, MD, MACP, FRCP(E), AGSF

11:45 - 12:30 PM

Medical Education and Why It's Important for Your Career

Mark Braunstein, MD, FACP
Harvir Ghambhir, MD, FACP


Afternoon Breakouts

12:40 - 1:40 PM

A. Women's Health:  Pre-conception Counseling in Primary Care

John Hall, MD, FACP

B.  Tackling Dry Crackles: Approach to Interstitial Lung Disease for the Internist

Anthony Saleh, MD

C.  Weighing in on Obesity Management: Diet, Pharmacotherapy and Surgery

Louis Aronne, MD, FACP

1:45 - 2: 45 PM


D.    Women's Health: Management  of Osteoporosis

Stanislaw Klek, MD

E.    Pulmonary Medicine: Asthma and COPD

Viren Kaul, MD, FACP

F.  COVID Guidelines for Hospitalists

Andrew Dunn, MD, MACP

2:50 - 3:50 PM

G.  Update on Lipid Management

Connie Newman, MD, MACP

H. Point-of-Care Ultrasound

Oliver Panzer, MD

I.  A Sticky Situation: Update on Anti-platelets and Anti-Coagulants in Cardiovascular Disease

Sahil Parikh, MD


Louis Aledort, MD, MACP
Mount Sinai Health System

Louis Arrone, MD, FACP
Weill Cornell Medical College

Marc Braunstein, MD, FACP
NYU Winthrop Hospital

Manish Butte, MD, PhD
UCLA Health Systems

Inderpal Chhabra, MD, FACP
Lefferts Medical

TS Dharmarajan, MD, MACP, FRCP(E), AGSF
Montefiore Medical Center (Wakefield)

Andrew Dunn, MD, MACP
Mount Sinai Health System


Harvir Gambhir, MD, FACP
SUNY Upstate Medical University

Eric Goldberg, MD, FACP
NYU Langone Health

John Hall, MD, FACP
R & B Medical Group

Viren Kaul, MD, FACP
Crouse Health

Stanislaw Klek, MD
NYU Langone Health

Peter Marks, MD, PhD, FACP
Food and Drug Administration

Al Mercado, Esq.
Fager Amsler Keller & Schoppmann, LLP


Connie Newman, MD, MACP
NYU Langone School of Medicine

Oliver Panzer, MD
Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Sahil Parikh, MD
Columbia University Medical Center

Anthony Saleh, MD
Weill Cornell Medicine

John Sellick, DO, FACP
University of Buffalo School of Medicine

Anita Szerszen, MD FACP
Northwell Health

Jeffrey Weitz, MD, FACP
McMaster University

Who Should Attend? 

  • Internists (General & Subspecialty);
  • Family Practitioners;
  • Fellows in Subspecialty Training;
  • Residents; 
  • Medical Students;
  • Allied Health Professionals

Planning Committee

A very special thank you to the NYACP Planning Committee members.

Naveed Masani, MD, FACP, Education Committee Chair   

Louis Aledort, MD, MACP

Heather Bennett, JD, PhD

Marc Braunstein, MD

Cindy Bredefeld, DO, FACE, FACP

Kerry Esquitin, MD, FACP

Robert Faillace, MD, FACP

Nick Fitterman, MD, MACP

John Hall, MD, FACP

Parag Mehta, MD, FACP

Connie Newman,MD, FACP

Calvin Pan, MD, MACP

Tejas Patel, MD, FACP

Kelly Ramsey, MD, FACP

Sushil Sagar, MD, FACP

John Sellick, DO, FACP

Nidhish Tiwari, MBBS, FACP

Karen Tucker LaBello, CMP

Susan Urban, MD, FACP

Nidhish Tiwari, MBBS, FACP

CME and MOC Statement

The American College of Physicians (ACP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

 The ACP designates this other activity (live component and enduring component) for a maximum 13 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 13 medical knowledge MOC point in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Please contact Karen Tucker LaBello at the New York Chapter Office at 518-427-0366 email klabello@nyacp.org for more details.

Last Updated  10.21.21

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