Caring in the Carolinas: 2022 Symposium on Geriatrics and Post-Acute Care

A CME event of the AMDA Chapter for North Carolina and South Carolina

October 28-30, 2022


Friday, October 28, 2022

5:00 pm – 7pm                                 Registration Open

Exhibitor Room Open

6pm – 7:30 pm                                 Dinner Presentation   22 Things I Wish I Knew

Doug Nelson, MD


Saturday, October 29, 2022

7:30 am – 8 am                                 Breakfast Provided

Visit Exhibitors

8 am – 9 am                                      National Legislative and Advocacy Update

Alex Bardakh, MPP, PLC, Director of Public Policy and Advocacy for AMDA

9 am – 10 am                                    Death Certificates

Jerri McLemore, MD

10 am – 10:30 am                             Break/Visit Exhibitors

10:30 am – 12 pm                            Frailty in Depth

Milta Little, DO; Steven Buslovich, MD; Daniel Billings

12 pm – 12:30 pm                            Break/Visit Exhibitors

12:30 pm – 2 pm                              Lunch/Product Theater  Platinum Sponsor Neurocrine Bioscience

2 pm – 3:30 pm                                Value Based Care: A Panel Discussion

Experts from Curana, Liberty

3:30 pm – 4 pm                                Break/Visit Exhibitors

4 pm – 4:30 pm                                CPALTC Business Meeting and Raffle

4:30 pm – 6 pm                                The Year in Review

Fellows, Regional Geriatrics Fellowship Programs, Fellow Coordinator- Collin Burks, MD


Sunday, October 30, 2022

7:30 – 8 am                                       Breakfast Provided

Visit Exhibitors

8 am – 9 am                                      Interpersonal Challenges: Understanding and Managing Difficult Families

Edward Warren, DO

9 am – 10 am                                    COVID-19 Update

Scott Sheldon, MD

10 am – 10:30 am                             Break/Visit Exhibitors

10:30 – 11:30 am                             Community Partnership for Advanced Care – EMS/SNF Collaboration

Laurie Theriot, MD

11:30 – 1 pm                                    Closing Presentation

1 pm – 1:30 pm                                Board of Directors Meeting




Milta Little, DO, CMD, Duke University School of Medicine

Timothy Beittel, MD, CMD, Liberty Health Care

Scott Sheldon, MD, CMD, Physicians Elder Care




Intent and Overview:  Through formal presentations as well as interactions with colleagues, participants are exposed to the latest clinical developments in geriatric medicine, best practices in medical direction, policy/regulatory updates, as well as practice tools to help implement new ideas in their practice settings.

Who Should Attend:  This conference is intended for all healthcare professionals currently or considering serving geriatric populations including Medical Directors, Attending Physicians, Fellows, Nurse/Nurse Practitioners, IDT Members, Physician Assistants, Administrators, Directors of Nursing, and Consultant Pharmacists.

Objectives:  At the completion of this conference, attendees should be able to:


Disclosures:  CPALTC adheres to ACCME Essential Areas, Standards, and Policies regarding industry support of continuing medical education. Disclosures of faculty and commercial relationships will be made known at the activity. Speakers are required to openly disclose any limitations of data and/or any discussion of any off-label, experimental, or investigational uses of drugs or devices in their presentations.

Continuing Education Credits

CME: pending

CMD Credit Statement: This live activity has been pre-approved by the American Board of Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine (ABPLM) for a total of TBD toward certification as a Certified Medical Director (CMD) in post-acute and long-term care medicine. The CMD program is administered by the ABPLM.  Each physician should claim only those hours of credit actually spent on the activity. 

Accreditation Statement: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of AMDA-The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine and Carolinas Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine. AMDA-The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. This live activity is approved for a maximum of TBD. Physicians should claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.