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Hawaii Academy of Physician Assistants

Aloha Medical Conference in Waikiki, 30th Year

Sheraton Waikiki
2255 Kalakaua Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96815

Monday, October 29, 2018 at 7:00am HT - Friday, November 2, 2018 at 3:00pm HT
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2255 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, HI 96815

Info

Topic

Medical Lectures for the PA, MD, DO, and APRN

Speaker(s)

General Medicine and Various Medical Specialties

CE Credits

This event offers 25.0 CME credits to attendees.
CE accredited by AAPA Cat. 1 credits.


Additional Information

30th Annual Aloha Medical Conference Registration

Mark your calendars and get your CME time-off request in NOW.  

Our 30th Annual is October 29-November 2, 2018 at the Sheraton Waikiki.  Come to Hawaii and enjoy the beaches and some good CME as well.  We will be offering 25 hours of Cat l CME.  Due to the increasing cost of Banquet/Luau, we cannot have one this year, but have been able to obtain discount Sunset Dinner cruise tickets.

CME Hours: 

Twenty-five applied for through AAPA. The certificate will not be mailed, but available at the conference on the last day.  If you have to leave early, arrangements will be made for you.

Reservations:

We have a block of rooms reserved at the Sheraton Waikiki at a special rate, reserve early. Discount rate last until September15th. To book, please visit: https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/HJ18AC

Transportation:

SpeediShuttle provides shared ride airport transportation in Mercedes shuttles between Honolulu International Airport and the Sheraton Waikiki at the rate of $15.48 one way, $29.41 round trip (10% return discount when booked together). Guests with prearranged arrival reservations are met in the baggage claim area, then directed to their waiting shuttle. Vehicle amenities include complimentary Wi-Fi, 6’1” headroom, three point seat restraints, adjustable headrests and roomy comfortable seats.

08/01/2018 UPDATE: Effective September 1, the rate will be $16.00 one way, $30.40 round trip (10% discount on return when booked together).

To make reservations, please visit: https://www.speedishuttle.com/group-reservations?id=HAPA82949


Registration Refund and Cancellation Policy

Refunds minus $25 processing fee will be available for any written notification post-marked before September 30, 2018.  Cancellations after September 30, 2018 will not be refunded or if you don’t register for the conference.

Event Agenda

Aloha Medical Conference in Waikiki, 30th Year

Event Agenda

Monday, October 29, 2018 at 7:00am HT - Friday, November 2, 2018 at 3:00pm HT

All times listed in Hawaii.
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Monday, October 29, 2018

  • 6:30am - 7:30am

    REGISTRATION

  • 7:30am - 8:30am

    Opening Blessing and Session 1: Native Hawaiian Medicine

    Dr. Malia Lee
    1.0 CE Credit

  • 8:30am - 9:30am

    Session 2: MRI/CT - Contrast vs. Non-contrast

    Dr. Jeffrey Yeoh
    1.0 CE Credit

  • 9:30am - 9:45am

    BREAK

  • 9:45am - 10:45am

    Session 3: HCP Investigation

    Shane Tiernan
    1.0 CE Credit

  • 10:45am - 11:45am

    Session 4: Healthy Brain Aging & Dementia

    Dr. Kamal Masaki
    1.0 CE Credit

  • 11:45am - 12:45pm

    LUNCH

  • 12:45pm - 1:45pm

    Session 5: Return to Sports

    Dr. Jennifer King
    1.0 CE Credit

  • 1:45pm - 2:45pm

    Session 6

    Cathy Kapua
    1.0 CE Credit

  • 2:45pm - 3:00pm

    BREAK

  • 3:00pm - 4:00pm

    Session 7: Substance Use in Pregnancy

    Dr. Tricia Wright
    1.0 CE Credit

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

  • 7:30am - 8:30am

    Session 8: Non-Surgical Options for Weight Management

    Dr. Robert Eager
    1.0 CE Credit

  • 8:30am - 9:30am

    Session 9: Pediatric Dermatology

    Dr. Allyson Spence-Shishido
    1.0 CE Credit

  • 9:30am - 9:45am

    BREAK

  • 9:45am - 10:45am

    Session 10: Diabetes Management

    Desha Reddick, PA-C
    1.0 CE Credit

  • 10:45am - 11:45am

    Session 11: Bone Tumors

    Kristen Kichline, PA-C
    1.0 CE Credit

  • 11:45am - 12:45pm

    LUNCH PRESENTATION: CARDAX PHARMA

    Bradley J. Willcox MD, MSc, FACP

    Inflammation - A Leading Driver of Aging and Age-related Diseases

    Objective 1: Understand new theories of aging.
    Objective 2: Understand how aging influences risk for chronic diseases such as cardiovascular disease, cancer and dementia.
    Objective 3: Understand how novel anti-inflammatory compounds may impact aging and age-related diseases.

  • 12:45pm - 1:45pm

    Session 12: Hawaii H4 Initiative

    Dr. Joshua Green, Andy Mounthongdy, Vinnessha Bertola
    1.0 CE Credit

  • 1:45pm - 2:45pm

    Session 13: What Do You Hear? Cardiac Physical Exam

    Dr. Katie Schoenman
    1.0 CE Credit

  • 2:45pm - 3:00pm

    BREAK

  • 3:00pm - 4:00pm

    Session 14: Gout

    Christina Starks, PA-C
    1.0 CE Credit

  • 6:00pm - 8:30pm

    Hawaii Academy of PAs General Meeting

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

  • 7:30am - 4:00pm

    FREE DAY

Thursday, November 1, 2018

  • 7:30am - 8:30am

    Session 15: Surgical Options for Weight Management

    Dr. Cedric Lorenzo
    1.0 CE Credit

  • 8:30am - 9:30am

    Session 16: Myocarditis

    Dr. Luke Lam
    1.0 CE Credit

  • 9:30am - 9:45am

    BREAK

  • 9:45am - 10:45am

    Session 17: Vascular Surgery

    Dr. Amy El-Sergany
    1.0 CE Credit

  • 10:45am - 11:45am

    Session 18: Echocardiography - What Health Providers Should Know

    Dr. Kazue Okajima
    1.0 CE Credit

  • 11:45am - 12:45pm

    LUNCH

  • 12:45pm - 1:45pm

    Session 19: ABC's of Allergy Testing

    Dr. Matthew Lau
    1.0 CE Credit

  • 1:45pm - 2:45pm

    Session 20: Stroke

    Sidney Jackler, PA-C
    1.0 CE Credit

  • 2:45pm - 3:45pm

    Session 21: Headache

    Sidney Jackler, PA-C
    1.0 CE Credit

  • 4:45pm - 7:30pm

    Sunset Dinner Cruise

Friday, November 2, 2018

  • 7:30am - 8:30am

    Session 22: Contraception Options

    Dr. Shandhini Raidoo
    1.0 CE Credit

  • 8:30am - 9:30am

    Session 23: Hepatitis C

    Dr. Naoky Tsai
    1.0 CE Credit

  • 9:30am - 9:45am

    BREAK

  • 10:45am - 10:45am

    Session 24: Stop Da Bleed

    Dr. Scott Alexander Harvey
    1.0 CE Credit

  • 10:45am - 11:45am

    Session 25: Neck Masses

    Kai Tang, PA-C
    1.0 CE Credit

  • 12:00pm - 12:30pm

    PAU (END) - MAHALO!