Monday, March 30, 2020 at 8:00 AM HST
Wednesday, April 1, 2020 at 5:00 PM HST

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

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Jason Ouimette
Affiliate Executive 
Hawaii Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons 

2020 Hawaii Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons CME Meeting

HAOPS is hosting a multi-day CME meeting from March 30th-April 1st, 2020 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 anticipates this program to be worth a maximum of 21.25 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 8:00 am to 5:00 pm and conference fees include daily continental breakfast.

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, Luana Waikiki, Aqua Palms Waikiki, Imperial Hawaii Resort.

Register Now!

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

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

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

HAOPS Member Retired Rate: $400

Non-Member Retired Rate: $500

Student/Resident/Intern: Free

Vendor Registration: $450

Conference Topics and Speakers*



Monday March 30, 2020 7:30am - 5:30pm

(includes a Continental Breakfast, Social Hour to follow)

Troy Tada, DO - Dorsal Column Spinal Stimulator for Chronic Pain Management

James White, RPSGT, RST; Christine Fukui, MD; Richard Suvanarat, RPSGT, RST, CCSH, CEEG - Sleep Diagnostics, Report Interpretation and Therapy Devices

Troy Underbrick, DO - Comprehensive Primary Care of the LGBQ/TGBQ Patient

CAPT Ray Batz, DO - Speed of Trust (a discussion on leadership)

Dwight Lin, MD - Update on Regenerative Medicine

Ankur Jain, MD, FACG - How safe are PPIs, and when should I get my patients off of them?


Tuesday March 31, 2020 7:30am - 4:15pm

(includes a Continental Breakfast)

Troy Underbrick, DO - Holistic Approach to Chronic Pain

Sarah Kemble, MD, Hawaii State Epidemiologist - Antibiotic Resistance: Why Microbial Stewardship is Critical

Matthew Harris, MD - Interpreting the Lumbar MRI: Images and Radiologists' Report

Ronald Burns, DO, FAOFP - AOA President; Kevin Klauer, DO, EJD, FACOEP, FACEP - AOA CEO - Update on the Profession and an Update from the AOA

Roger Yim, MD - Biologics for Asthma

Elizabeth M. Sasaki, DO - Putting OMT Back into your Office Routine

Gerald Murphy, Jr. MD - Mosquito Borne Infectious Diseases

Wednesday April 1, 2020 7:30am - 5:00pm

(includes a Continental Breakfast)

Deven Cox, DO - Advances in Prostate Imaging (A New Paradigm in Prostate Cancer Detection)

                          - Basics in Chest Radiolography Interpretation

Clifton Layman, DO - Immunotherapy and Targeted Therapy

Steven J. Wilson, MD - Treating Chronic Illness with Therapeutic Fasting

Michael Jaffe, DO - Weaning Patients Off Opioids

Bryon Perkins, DO - Osteopathic Approach to Patients with Low Back Pain

                                - Introduction to Fascial Distortion Model

                                - Hands-On workshop for Fascial Distortion Model



*Program subject to change

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