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Mary Bea Drummond | 918-594-8223

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Sean Kennedy | 918-594-8360

OSU Continuing Medical Education offers Primary Care Update Nov. 13-15

TULSA, Okla. – Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine Office of Continuing Medical Education’s  26th annual Primary Care Update is Nov. 13–15, at the DoubleTree Hotel-Tulsa Downtown.  The conference features lectures with emphasis on situations encountered daily by the primary care physician.  The goal of the conference is to enhance the knowledge of primary care providers, thereby improving patient care in the hospital, clinic or private practice setting. 

The full conference has been approved by the AOA for 21 hours of AOA Category 1A CME credit and for 19.75 prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP).  Topics for the three-day event include Risk Management, Proper Prescribing – Diversion and Prescription Monitoring, OMT for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Utilizing PubMed to Improve Patient Care, State of Rural Health in Oklahoma and Childhood Obesity.

For more information or to register for the conference, contact Cyndi Canning, program specialist, or Rob Robinson, program coordinator, at (918) 586-4615 or (918) 586-4617 or (800) 274-1972.

Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences in Tulsa offers programs in osteopathic medicine, biomedical sciences and forensic sciences. Since its beginnings more than 30 years ago, OSU-CHS has grown to offer nine graduate degrees. On-campus programs, distance learning and OSU partnerships train osteopathic physicians, research scientists and health care professionals with an emphasis on serving rural and under-served Oklahoma. OSU operates six clinics, five in Tulsa and one in Enid. More information about OSU Center for Health Sciences is available at www.healthsciences.okstate.edu.