American Osteopathic Association

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ROME New England Presentations

​The 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.



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 Thursday, Aug. 4, 2016

Preparing for the wave of biosimilars
Osteopathic advocacy: Partnering to advance sound health policy
Practice management pearls from the AOA

 Friday, Aug. 5, 2016

Strategies to Prolong Survival in COPD
Minimally-Invasive Therapies for Varicose Veins
Updates in Bariatric Weight Loss
Luncheon Presentation: State of the Osteopathic Profession
Transforming Clinical Practices Initiative
Breast Cancer Screening – Dense Breast
Changing Again? Update on New PAP Recommendation

 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 Care
Pain Medicine Case Studies: When to Prescribe
Update on Medical Marijuana in New England
The Person Within the Data: Exploring the Digital Phenotype
An Osteopathic Approach to Female Patients with Chest Pain

 Sunday, Aug. 7, 2016

Behavioral Medicine: Resilience for Osteopathic Professionals—Practical Approaches to Avoid Burnout
Ethics in Forensic Psychiatry: Violence and Mental Illness
On the Frontlines with Alzheimer’s Disease Disease: Diagnosis and Management