Meeting Agenda

 

The Myanmar American Medical Education Society, Inc.

14th Annual Scientific Meeting

OVERVIEW OF COMMON MEDICAL PROBLEMS and CURRENT MANAGEMENT

 JULY 30, 2017 (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

 

Morning Session - Moderator – Dr. Thant Zin

 

8:30 - 9:00 Low T syndrome or Andropause

Dr. Kyaw Kyaw Soe

Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical center, Dallas Texas

9:00 - 9:10 Q & A

 

9:10 - 9:40 Global Burden of Stroke & Prevalence of Stroke Risk Factors in NYC Asian Communities

Sun-Hoo Foo, M.D., FRCP(C), FACP, FAAN

Clinical Professor of Neurology, New York University Langone Medical Center 

9:40 - 9:50 Q & A

 

9:50 -10:20 Treatment of Metabolic Syndrome Patients
Dr. Pratibha Vemulapalli
Chair, Department of Surgery, The Brooklyn Hospital Center

10:20 -10:30 Q & A

 

10:30-10:40 Break

 

10:40 -11:10 High Value Care 

Dr. Todd Simon 

Vice Chair & Associate Program Director, Department of Medicine, New York Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital

11:10 -11:20 Q & A

 

11:20 -11:50 Guidelines and Advances in Heart Failure Management 

Dr. Kumudha Ramasubbu

                        Director of Heart Failure Management Program, New York Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital

11:50 -12:00 Q & A

 

12:00 - 1:15 - Lunch and Exhibit

 

Afternoon Session - Moderator – Dr. Linus Yoe

 

1:20 – 1:50 Code Sepsis 

Dr. Steven S Chao, MD, FCCP

Critical Care Director, Mount Sinai Hospital of Queens

1:50 - 2:00 Q & A

 

2:00 - 2:30 Management of Chronic Renal Failure

Dr. Sein Yin See

Nephrologist, NYP-Brooklyn Methodist Hospital and NYU-Lutheran Hospital

2:30 - 2:40 Q & A

 

2:40 - 3:10 Immunotherapy in Cancer

Dr. Tu Tu Aung
Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, NYU Medical Center

Director of Breast Clinic, Woodhull Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

3:10 - 3:20 Q & A

 

3:20 - 3:30 Break

 

3:30 - 4:00 Cannabinoids and Cannabis Hyperemesis Syndrome

Dr. Mollie V. Williams MD MPH

Residency Program Director, Department of Emergency Medicine, The Brooklyn Hospital Center 

4:00 - 4:10 Q & A

 

4:10 - 4:40 Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

                  Dr. Alvin Htut

                  Attending Physician, GI & Transplant Hepatology, Montefiore Medical Center

4:40 - 4:50 Q & A

 

4:50 - 5:00 Closing Speech, Dr. Linus Yoe, Vice President, MAMES