Caring for our Veterans and Active Duty Personnel - The Delaware Military Medicine Symposium 2015 


Saturday November 14, 2015 from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM EST
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John H. Ammon Medical Education Center 
4755 Ogletown-Stanton Road
Newark, DE 19718

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Timothy E. Gibbs, MPH on behalf of Colonel S. John Swanson, M.D., USA(Ret) 
Delaware Academy of Medicine and Delaware Chapter of the American College of Surgeons 


S. John Swanson, MD
Program Chair

Maria Ash, GNP
Theresa Barrett, PhD, CMP, CAE
Kevin Bradley, MD
Timothy Gibbs, MPH, NPMc
Arun Malhotra, MD
Kathleen McNicholas, MD, JD
Margot Savoy, MD, MPH
Michael Vest, MD
Kristi Walters, MSM


Continuing Medical Education

For Physicians

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Texas Academy of Family Physicians and New Jersey Academy of Family Physicians. The Texas Academy of Family Physicians is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Texas Academy of Family Physicians designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity

For Family Physicians

This Live activity, Delaware Military Medicine Symposium, with a beginning date of 11/14/2015, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to  7.50 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.  

For Nurse Practitioners and Registered Nurses

For the purpose of recertification, the American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME (Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education).


  • Translate lessons learned from military medicine to our civilian practices, such as global health issues, that may ultimately present in your clinic here in Delaware.
  • Improve coordination of dental, medical, and psychological care for returning service members and their families between governmental and private practitioners and systems.

This educational event is co-sponsored by the Delaware Academy of Medicine and the Delaware Chapter of the American College of Physicians.

Medical, dental, primary care, nursing, public health, and social services professionals are all encouraged to attend.


0700 - 0800 Registration and Breakfast Visit exhibitors, enjoy a hearty breakfast
0800 - 0815 Welcome Colonel S. John Swanson, MD, (Ret)
0815 - 0915 Update from the field COL Kevin Bradley, MD
COL David Werner, RN, MS
Capt Anne Cloud RN, BSN
SFC Anthony Graciano
0915 - 1015 Morning Keynote
Global Health and Military Operations
Rear Admiral Michael H. Mittelman, OD, MPH, FAAO
1015 - 1035 BREAK  Visit exhibitors, refreshments
1035 - 1135 Emerging Diseases and old friends: Ebola, MERS, Resistance Pathogens, Acinetobacter and more CDR Wesley Emmons, MD
1135 - 1245 Lunch Keynote
TBI and Vision Performance
Felix M. Barker II OD MS introduced by
William A. Monaco, OD, MSEd, PhD
1245 - 1345 Evolution of Prosthetics During Military Conflict Jocelyn Wong Neill, MSPO, CPO
1345 - 1400 BREAK Visit exhibitors, refreshments
1400 - 1500 TBI, Suicide, Addiction, and Sexual Assault Maj Estelle Murray
Donald Daley
Capt Travis Goldwire
1500 - 1545 Coordination of Care - Blue Button Theresa Hancock, AS

1545 - 1630

Panel Discussion on Local Resources Margot Savoy, MD, MPH
Jan Lee, MD, MMM
and panelists from the day's educational sessions

Exhibitor and sponsor opportunities are available. Please contact Liz Healy at 302-733-5888 for additional information.