This is the schedule from the 2021 course. 2022 schedule not yet available.




All times below are Eastern Daylight Time.

Monday, October 04, 2021
9:45am to 10:00am Welcome and Introductions
10:00am to 10:50am Current Approaches in the Management of Venous Thromboembolism

Samuel Z. Goldhaber, MD

10:50am to 11:45am COVID-19 and Antithrombotics: ​What We Know Now for Inpatients

Jean M. Connors, MD

11:45am to 11:50am Break
11:50am to 12:30pm Rapid-Fire Hematology Cases for the Hospitalist

Aric D. Parnes, MD

12:30pm to 1:20pm Break
1:20pm to 2:05pm Diagnosis and Management of Pneumonia in the Hospitalized Patient

Michael Klompas, MD

2:05pm to 2:45pm COVID-19: Variant Viral Spread, Testing, and Infection Control

Michael Klompas, MD

2:45pm to 2:50pm Break
2:50pm to 3:30pm COVID-19: Treatment

Paul E. Sax. MD

3:30pm to 4:10pm COVID-19: Variants, Vaccines, and Boosters

Lindsey R. Baden, MD

4:10pm to 4:15pm Break
4:15pm to 4:45pm COVID-19 Panel Discussion

Drs. Baden, Klompas and Sax

4:45pm to 5:30pm Alcohol Withdrawal: A Case-Based Approach for the Hospitalist

Lisa W. Vercollone, MD, PharmD

5:30pm to 5:35pm Break
5:35pm to 6:20pm Treating Opioid Use Disorder in the Inpatient Setting

Lisa W. Vercollone, MD, PharmD

Tuesday, October 05, 2021
9:45am to 10:35am Recent Advances in Heart Failure

Anju Nohria, MD

10:35am to 11:25am Evidence-Based Management of Acute Coronary Syndromes

Marc S. Sabatine, MD, MPH

11:25am to 11:30am Break
11:30am to 12:25pm Update in Atrial Fibrillation

Yee-Ping Sun, MD

12:25pm to 1:15pm Break
1:15pm to 2:00pm The Crashing Patient: Managing Critical Illness before ICU Transfer

Rebecca M. Baron, MD

2:00pm to 2:50pm Evidence-Based Management of COPD/Asthma

Scott L. Schissel, MD, PhD

2:50pm to 2:55pm Break
2:55pm to 3:40pm Stroke in Hospital Medicine

Galen V. Henderson, MD

3:40pm to 4:35pm Improving the Evaluation and Management of Syncope

Kapil Kumar, MD

4:35pm to 4:40pm Break
4:40pm to 5:30pm Can't-Miss Radiology Diagnoses

Jennifer W. Uyeda, MD

Wednesday, October 06, 2021
9:45am to 10:40am Cirrhosis for the Hospitalist

Anna E. Rutherford, MD, MPH

10:40am to 11:25am GI Bleed: What a Hospitalist Needs to Know

Tyler M. Berzin, MD, MS

11:25am to 11:30am Break
11:30am to 12:20pm Practical Approaches to Pancreatobiliary Disease Management

Linda S. Lee, MD

12:20pm to 1:10pm Break
1:10pm to 1:45pm Best Practices in Delirium Prevention and Treatment

Sejal B. Shah, MD

1:45pm to 2:40pm Rapid-Fire Electrolyte Cases for the Hospitalist: Na, Ca

David A. Krakow, MD

2:40pm to 2:45pm Break
2:45pm to 3:35pm Rapid-Fire Lab Interpretation for the Hospitalist

David A. Krakow, MD

3:35pm to 4:25pm Best Practices in Pain and Palliative Care

Nelia Jain, MD, MA

4:25pm to 4:30pm Break
4:30pm to 5:15pm Case-Based ECG Review

Sanjay Divakaran, MD

5:15pm to 6:05pm Current Strategies and Common Questions in the Management of Urinary Tract Infections

Sigal Yawetz, MD

6:05pm to 6:10pm Break
6:10pm to 6:55pm Centering Equity in COVID-19 and Beyond

Cheryl R. Clark, MD, ScD and Bram Wispelwey, MD, MS, MPH

Thursday, October 07, 2021
9:45am to 10:25am Update in Acute Kidney Injury

Emily S. Robinson, MD, MPH

10:25am to 11:05am CKD and ESKD Management for the Hospitalist

Ankit Patel, MD, PhD

11:05am to 11:10am Break
11:10am to 11:55am Common Consult Questions for Skin and Soft Tissue Infections

Adam D. Lipworth, MD

11:55am to 12:45pm Break
12:45pm to 1:25pm Allergy 101: Drug Allergies and Other Common Consults for Hospitalists

Paige G. Wickner, MD, MPH

1:25pm to 2:10pm Antibiotics: A Rapid Update and Pearls for the Hospitalist - Part I

Jennifer A. Johnson, MD

2:10pm to 2:15pm Break
2:15pm to 3:00pm Antibiotics: A Rapid Update and Pearls for the Hospitalist - Part II

Jennifer A. Johnson, MD

3:00pm to 3:55pm Evidence-Based Approaches to Inpatient Hyperglycemia

Nadine E. Palermo, DO

3:55pm to 4:00pm Break
4:00pm to 4:50pm Current and Emerging Concepts for Preoperative Evaluation

Adam C. Schaffer, MD

4:50pm to 5:30pm Update in C. difficile

John J. Ross, MD, CM, FIDSA