5th Annual Full Spectrum of Heart Failure Therapy: Optimizing Outcomes
October 19-20, 2018
The University of Washington Divisions of Cardiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery welcome you to a comprehensive review of the management of heart failure. Faculty will cover topics pertinent to the practicing cardiologist, primary care physician and advanced care provider for patients with heart failure of varying severity and etiology. There will be didactics, case discussions and debates.
11th Annual John D. Loeser Pain Conference: Strategies for Chronic Pain Management
November 2-3, 2018
The John D. Loeser Pain Conference provides cogent, evidence-based and useful information for primary care providers of all kinds. Chronic pain is a very common complaint, and many providers find treatment challenging with or without opioid prescribing. The lectures this year will address many aspects of pain care, including the complexities of chronic opioid use and weaning from opioids, followed by a panel discussion on this topic. There will also be didactics on related topics including neuropathic pain, joint pain, headaches, and back surgery which are commonly encountered by primary care providers in all settings.