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Local health care workers can earn seven continuing education credits or hours

Local health care workers can earn seven continuing education credits or hours

KANSAS CITY, Mo., (Jun . 24, 2020) – The Research Foundation will host the 2020 Hoeper Primary Care Symposium Friday, September 25 in a virtual format. 

The Hoeper Primary Care Symposium will provide primary members of a healthcare team with the tools and knowledge needed to identify and treat various conditions of their patients. The symposium is named after Dr. Sam Hoeper, Sr. Dr. Hoeper practiced medicine at Research Medical Center for 47 years, but before his career as a doctor began he was a teacher, principal and coach. As a man who valued education, he was dedicated to providing others opportunities to learn. Dr. Hoeper, Sr. passed away in August 2008. He established the Hoeper Bixby Fund through The Research Foundation to provide support to host medical symposiums and conferences for the benefit of the local medical community.

The symposium, sponsored by the Bixby Institute, The Research Foundation, and Kansas City Southwest Clinical Society, offer physicians seven (7) AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ and nurses seven (7) contact hours.

Features speakers include:

Shone Almeida, MD: Midwest Heart & Vascular Specialists

Michael W. Anderson, PhD, FAASM: Kansas Pulmonary & Sleep Specialists

Marie Brubacher, MD: University of Kansas Health System

Chandra Chilappa, MD, MRCP (UK), FACR: Midwest Rheumatology 

Branden W. Comfort, MD, MPH, FACP: University of Kansas Health System

Omar Hameed, MD, FCAP, FASCP: HCA Midwest Division

Joel P. McKinsey, MD: Metro Infectious Disease Consultants

Frank Slovick, MD: Sarah Cannon HCA Midwest Health

Click here to register or call 816-276-4218.