Meeting Agenda

 

The Myanmar American Medical Education Society, Inc.

15th Annual Scientific Meeting

OVERVIEW OF COMMON MEDICAL PROBLEMS and CURRENT MANAGEMENT

 JULY 22, 2018 (SUNDAY),     7:30 AM to 5:00 PM

Sheraton LaGuardia East Hotel, 135-20 39th Ave, Flushing, NY 11354

       Program Agenda

7:30 - 8:10 Registration and Breakfast
8:10 - 8:20 Welcome, Dr. Myat Myat Mon, President, MAMES
8:20- 8:30 Overview, Dr. Alfred Leong, Education Committee Chair, MAMES
 
Session I  - Moderator - Dr. Tu Tu Aung
 
8:30 - 9:00 Updates in CVA Management
Dr. Edward Chai
Chief, Division of Neurology, The Brooklyn Hospital Center
9:00 - 9:10 Q & A
 
9:10 - 9:40 Delirium- Who’s confused? 
Dr. Joyce F Fogel, MD, FACP, AGSF
Chief Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Mt Sinai Beth Israel 
Associate Professor of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
9:40 - 9:50 Q & A
 
9:50 -10:20 Management of Adrenal Accidentaloma
Dr. Edmund Giegerich
Vice Chairman & Associate Program Director, Department of Medicine
Chief, Department of Endocrinology, New York Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital
10:20 -10:30 Q & A
 
10:30 -10:40 Break
 
10:40-11:10 Management of Rashes in Children
Dr. Noah Kondamudi
Chairman, Department of Pediatrics, The Brooklyn Hospital Center
11:10 -11:20 Q & A
 
11:20 -11:50 Updates in Management of Rheumatoid Arthritis
Dr. Mona Pervil-Ulysse
Chief, Department of Rheumatology, Interfaith Medical Center
Assistant Professor, SUNY Downstate, New York Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital
11:50 -12:00 Q & A
 
12:00 - 1:15 - Lunch and Exhibit
 
Session II - Moderator – Dr. Chyne Tan
 
1:20 – 1:50 Updates in Sleep Apnea
Dr. Viswanath Vasudevan
Program Director, Department of Medicine, The Brooklyn Hospital Center
1:50 - 2:00 Q & A
 
2:00 - 2:30 Updates in Immunotherapy for lung cancer
Dr. Andy Y. Huang
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College
Department of Hematology & Oncology, New York Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital
2:30 - 2:40 Q & A
 
2:40 - 3:10 Outpatient Management of Chronic Kidney Disease
Dr. Richard Chan, MD
Nephrology
3:10 - 3:20 Q & A
 
3:20 - 3:30 Break
 
3:30 - 4:00 Adult Syphilis
Dr. Zeyar Thet
Vice Chairman & Associate Program Director
Department of Medicine, Wyckoff Heights Medical Center
4:00 - 4:10 Q & A
 
4:10 - 4:40 Antiplatelet Therapy after Cardiac Intervention
Dr. Wah Wah Htun
Attending Interventional & Structural Cardiologist, Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Lenox Hill North Well Health
4:40 - 4:50 Q & A
 
4:50 - 5:00 – Closing Speech, Vice President, Dr. Linus Yoe