2016 Annual Meeting Information and Presentation

The Wyoming Medical Society's 2016 Annual Meeting took place at Jackson Lake Lodge in Moran, Wyo. with better than 150 particpants. Below is the agenda that was followed with the powerpoints linked. 

Agenda for the Wyoming Medical Society's Annual Meeting/Powerpoints are linked

Date Time Presentation/Event Speaker and bio
(where available)
June 2        
  11:30 a.m. WMS Board of Trustees lunch    
  11:30 a.m. WMS Board Meeting    
  6-9 p.m. WMS Board Dinner    
June 3        
  7 a.m. ACP Governor's Meeting    
  8 a.m. Anesthesia/mental health - Pain Management 

Dr. Harlan Ribnik, MD

  9 a.m. PDMP Update - Wyoming Board of Pharmacy Mary Walker, PharmD - General  
  10 a.m. AM Break    
  10:30 a.m. Anesthesia supervision oversight of CRNAs John Mansell, MD  
  11:30 Robotics and Medicine Suresh Muknahallipatna, Ph.D.  
  12:30 p.m. WMS Membership Luncheon    
  2:30 p.m. Proton Pump Inhibitors - To Treat or Not To Treat… Glenn Furuta, MD  
  3:45 p.m. Expert Witness and Medical Consulting Breakdown -
how do physicians navigate this world successfully?
Traci Lacock, JD  
  4:45 pm. Responding to the Opioid Morbidity and Mortality Crisis Wilson Compton, MD  
  5:45 p.m. WAFP specialty society
business meeting
  6:30 p.m. Welcome Reception    
June 4        
  7 a.m. Wyoming-AAP specialty
society meeting
  8 a.m. Licensure - what to do if you receive a letter of
complaint from the Board of Medicine
Steve Kline, JD  
  9 a.m. Cyber Security Greg Williams  
  10 a.m. Morning Break    
  10:30 a.m. Physician Burnout Dr. Mark McGinley - Casper  
  11:30 a.m. Sudden Hearing Loss Myles Pensak, MD  
  12:30 p.m. Vendor Lunch    
  2:30 p.m.  Physicians and Substance Abuse - Red Flags and
Knowing When To Seek Help
Steve Corsi, PsyD  
  3:30 p.m. Afternoon Break    
  3:45 p.m. Travel and Tropical Medicine David R. Shlim, MD  
  4:45 p.m. The Business of Medicine Myles Pensak, MD  
  6:30 p.m. President's Reception  James P. Bagian, MD  
June 5        
  7 a.m.  WY-ACP Town Hall Meeting    
  8 a.m. Pediatric Dermatology Lisa Swanson, MD  
  9 a.m. The Importance of County Medical Societies and
how to reinvigorate membership
Joe McGinley, MD  
  10 a.m. Multi Payer Claims Database Panel Anne Ladd, MBA, Bernie Inskeep, David Wheeler, MD, PhD; James Bush, MD - Joe McGinley, MD, PhD moderator  
  11 a.m. Direct Primary Care Mike Tracy, MD/Chandler, MD