Winter CME Conference

2021 SCOMS Winter CME Conference

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The S.C. Osteopathic Medical Society is pleased to present its 2021 Winter CME Virtual Conference on February 19-20, 2021. The conference is co-sponsored by Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine - Carolinas.

"The DO Difference: The Holistic & Resilient Approach To Medicine" will offer 17 hours of AOA Category 1-A continuing medical education, which includes the 2 hours of the state mandated Prescribing and Monitoring Controlled Substances. Topics will address COVID-19, the changing landscape of medicine, telemedicine, coding and billing, cardiology, dermatology, diabetes, OMM, vascular surgery, pediatric ADHD, and many more updates for the osteopathic physician. Residents and Medical Students are encouraged to attend the conference lectures and to participate in the breakout session on Friday evening.

Course Description

The 2021 SCOMS Winter CME Conference is designed to update osteopathic physicians on current information regarding important medical topics and rapidly changing therapeutic areas. The emphasis of this program is on practical and useful information for a clinical practice.

Registration Fee:

$199 Physician Member     $239 Non-Member Physician
$279 Non-Member Physician with one-year membership
$59 Residents Member      $69 Non-Member Resident
$39 Student

Technical Information

The virtual conference platform is best viewed on a computer, laptop or tablet for ease of use and visibility. You will need an internet connection. More information on the specifics of navigating the virtual conference will be provided in January.

Course Learning Objectives

  • Discuss the clinical presentation of common disorders seen in primary care
  • Utilize current advances in the diagnosis and treatment of these common problems
  • Identify highly relevant medical findings that may change how a primary care physician currently practices
  • Interact and question speakers on a variety of common clinical scenarios from medical practice

CME Credits – DOs

The South Carolina Osteopathic Medical Society (SCOMS) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) to provide osteopathic medical education for physicians. The 2021 SCOMS Winter CME Conference will offer 17 AOA Category 1-A CME credits. Each physician should claim only those hours of credit that he/she spent in the educational activity.

SCOMS Continuing Medical Education Policy

Evaluation data will be compiled and provided to SCOMS. Comments and suggestions regarding program content, location and other program specific details will be considered when planning future activities. Grievances regarding program administration and reporting of AOA CME credits will be handled on an individual basis. Participants with grievances that cannot be resolved will be sent to the AOA CCME.

Disclosure Statement

It is the policy of SCOMS to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of its educational programs. All participating faculty are expected to disclose to the participants any real or apparent conflict of interest related to the content of their presentation.

Who Should Attend?

This conference is designed for Doctors of Osteopathic Medicine. 

Cancellations

SCOMS must be notified of any cancellation in writing by January 22, 2021, in order to provide a refund. Cancellations received after January 22 will not be refunded.