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2018 Fellows Conference Presentations

Saturday, February 17, 2018

  • 8:20 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
  • Welcome
    Michael P. Stevens, MD, FACR
    CSRO President
  • 8:30 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.
  • State of Rheumatology
    Paul H. Caldron, DO
    Arizona Arthritis Rheumatology Associates
    Phoenix, AZ
  • 9:15 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
  • So You Want to Go Into Private Practice
    Herbert S. Baraf, MD, FACP, MACR
    Arthritis & Rheumatism Associates
    Wheaton, MD
  • 10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
  • Why Join a Multispecialty Group?
    Douglas C. Conaway, MD
    Carolina Health Specialists
    Myrtle Beach, SC
  • 10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
  • Coding for the Practitioner
    Jean Acevedo, LHRM, CPC, CHC, CENT
    Acevedo Consulting Inc.
    Delray Beach, FL
  • 11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
  • Practice Management
    Ethel Owen, CPC
    National Organization of
    Rheumatology Managers,
    Past President
  • 12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.
  • Pearls from Early Practice Experience
    Daniel DeLo, MD
    Carolina Arthritis Associates
    Wilmington, NC
  • 1:15 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.
  • Early Career Financial Management
    James M. Dahle, MD FACEP
    The White Coat Investor, LLC
    Salt Lake City, UT
  • 2:15 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
  • Physician Employment and Contracts
    Steve McCoy, Esquire
    Patient First Corporation
    Glen Allen, VA
  • 3:15 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.
  • After the Treatment Decision
    Michael C. Schweitz, MD
    CSRO Federal Policy Chair
  • 3:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Medical Malpractice and Risk Management
    James S. Haliczer, Esquire
    Haliczer Pettis & Schwamm
    Attorneys At Law
    Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • 4:30 p.m. – 4:55 p.m.
  • Advocacy Participation and the CSRO
    Sarah Doaty, MD
    Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium
    Anchorage, AK
  • 4:55 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Closing Remarks
    Michael P. Stevens, MD, FACR
    CSRO President