ROME New England Presentations Page ContentThe list below includes submitted presentation handouts for the 2016 Rome New England conference that takes place Aug. 4-7 in Providence, Rhode Island. Note: All presentations are linked in PDF format. Additional Information ROME New England SyllabusSlides not available as of Aug. 25, 2016 Thursday, Aug. 4, 2016 Preparing for the wave of biosimilarsBio: Sanjiv S. Agarwala, MDPresentation SlidesOsteopathic advocacy: Partnering to advance sound health policyBio: Nick Schilligo, MSPresentation SlidesPractice management pearls from the AOACindy Penkala, CMM, CMPE Friday, Aug. 5, 2016 Strategies to Prolong Survival in COPDThomas Raimondo, DOMinimally-Invasive Therapies for Varicose VeinsBio: Jason D. Iannuccilli, MDPresentation SlidesUpdates in Bariatric Weight LossCV: Pavlos Papasavas, MDPresentation handoutPelvic Floor DisordersCV: Adam Steinberg, DOPresentation SlidesLuncheon Presentation: State of the Osteopathic ProfessionBio: Boyd Buser, DOPresentation SlidesTransforming Clinical Practices InitiativeBio: Ronald Adler, MD, FAAFPPresentation SlidesBreast Cancer Screening – Dense BreastCV: Robert Ward, MDPresentation SlidesApproach to MenopauseBio: David Adelstein, DOPresentation SlidesChanging Again? Update on New PAP RecommendationBio: David Adelstein, DOPresentation slides Saturday, Aug. 6, 2016 REMS: Extended-release and Long-acting (ER/LA) Opioid Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy (REMS): Achieving Safe Use While Improving Patient CarePamela L. Grimaldi, DO: Presentation slidesPain Medicine Case Studies: When to PrescribeHaipeng “Mark” Zhang, DOUpdate on Medical Marijuana in New EnglandCV: Dean Mariano, DOPresentation SlidesThe Person Within the Data: Exploring the Digital PhenotypeCV: Jared Hawkins, MMSc, PhDAn Osteopathic Approach to Female Patients with Chest PainCV: Laura Griffin, DO, FAAPresentation slidesMini OMT WorkshopsCV: Guy DeFeo, DOJodie Hermann, DOMichael Waddington, DO Sunday, Aug. 7, 2016 Behavioral Medicine: Resilience for Osteopathic Professionals—Practical Approaches to Avoid BurnoutCV: Robert D. Smith, DOPresentation SlidesPresentation HandoutEthics in Forensic Psychiatry: Violence and Mental IllnessCV: Sohrab Zahedi, MDOn the Frontlines with Alzheimer’s Disease Disease: Diagnosis and ManagementCV: Naushira Pandya, MD, CMD, FACP Presentation slidesBio: Joerg R. Leheste, PhDPresentation slidesPalliative CareCV: Anthony Thomas, DOPresentation slides ROME New England View the ROME conference page to view travel and lodging information for upcoming meetings. Read more.