Monday, March 25, 2019 at 7:30 AM HST
Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 4:30 PM HST

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Hale Koa Hotel, Waikiki Ballroom 
2055 Kalia Road
Honolulu, HI 96825

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Krystal L. White, MBA
Affiliate Executive 
Hawaii Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons 

2019 Hawaii Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons CME Meeting

HAOPS is hosting a multi-day CME meeting from March 25th-March 27th, 2019 in Honolulu.  Please join us and learn from exceptional faculty on important CME topics. The Hawaii Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (HAOPS) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide continuing medical education programs for physicians.  HAOPS designates this program for a maximum of 20 AOA Category 1-A Credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician's participation in this activity.  

This program meets Monday thru Wednesday from 7:30 am to 4:30 pm and conference fees include daily continental breakfast and buffet lunch. 

Validated Parking Available 

The Hale Koa Hotel is a military hotel so only military families and Department of Defense employees are eligible to stay at the hotel. The Hilton Hawaiian Village is right next door to the Hale Koa. Below are other hotels within walking distance. 

Hotels Near Hale Koa

Within 0.2 miles: Trump International, Embassy Suites Waikiki, Outrigger Reef Waikiki Beach Resort, The Grand Islander by Hilton Grand Vacations

Within 0.3 miles: Ilikai Hotel, Grand Waikikian by Hilton Grand Vacations, Waikiki Parc Hotel, Luana Waikiki, Aqua Palms Waikiki, Imperial Hawaii Resort.

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HAOPS Member Rate: $500 ($600 after January 31st)

Non-Member Rate: $700 ($800 after January 31st)

Retired Rate: $250

Allied Health Rate: $475 ($550 after January 31st)

Student/Resident/Intern: Free

Vendor Registration: $400

Conference Schedule

Monday, March 25

7:30am - 8am   Registration/ Continental Breakfast / Welcoming Remarks by Spencer Lau, D.O.

8am - 9 am      Diabetes update  Part 1 - Sophia Hazel, DO

9am - 10am     Diabetes update  Part 2 - Sophia Hazel, DO

10am - 10:15am         Morning Break

10:15am - 11:30am   Controversies in Mammagraphy -  Steven Wilson, MD

11:30am - 1pm   Lunch Break/Visit the Exhibitors

1pm - 2pm     Physician Assisted Suicide - S.Y. Tan, MD    

2pm - 3pm     Treatment Protocol for Stroke Management - Matthew Glowacki, DO

3pm - 3:15pm   Afternoon Break

3:15pm - 4:15pm   Preventing Physician Burnout - Jone Flanders, DO

5:00pm - 6:00pm  Social Event at Bibas Courtyard Grill

Tuesday, March 26

7:30am - 8am  Continental Breakfast/Registration

8am - 9am         Anticoagulant therapy for DVT and PE - Michael Bergquist, DO

9am - 10am       Building on Employee Srengths for Success - Mary Kruger, DO      

10am - 10:15am     Morning Break

10:15am - 11:30am   Topic on Occupational Medicine - Berynce Peplowski, DO  

11:30am to 1pm      Lunchbreak Lecture: TBD

1pm - 2pm        Treatment of Gout - Christina Sparks, PA  

2pm - 3pm        Treatment of Legionaires Disease - Gerald Murphy, MD  

3pm - 3:15pm     Afternoon Break

3:15pm - 4:15pm    Update on Tuberculosis - Gerald Murphy, MD  


Wednesday, March 27

7:30am to 8am  Continental Breakfast and Registration

8am - 9am  Diagnostic Approach to Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding - Allison Flaim, DO

9am - 10am  5 Short Topics in Radiology - Tim Wulfestieg, DO    

10am - 10:15am  Morning Break

10:15am to 11:30am   Live Patient Demonstration Using Diagnostic ultrasound - Tim Wulfestieg, DO

11:30am - 1pm  Lunch break Lecture    

1pm - 2pm   Pediatric Sleep Disorders - Jordana Hostler, MD

2pm - 3pm    Introductory lecture on Fascial Distortion Model - Ken Nakasone, Physical Therapist

3pm - 3:15pm  Afternoon Beak

3:15pm - 4:15pm  Fascial Distortion Workshop  Treatment of Knee pain

4:15pm   Final Remarks from Spencer Lau, D.O./Conference Adjourns

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