Speakers

Sunil Agrawal, MD, FASN

It Is All About the Urine, My Friends!

Dr. Sunil Agrawal is a nephrologist at the Nephrologist Specialists of Oklahoma. Dr. Agrawal completed his medical degree at St. George's University and is board certified in internal medicine and nephrology. Additionally, he is a Fellow of the American Society of Nephrology (FASN). He has been practicing in the Tulsa-area for 13 years.

Dr. Agrawal discloses he has the following relevant relationships with AstraZeneca (Farxiga) and Bayer (Kerendia), but we have resolved this conflict. He has agreed not to promote any products or services for which he has financial relationships.

Robert Aran, DO

Do These Pants Make My Liver Look Big? An Update on NAFLD

Robert Aran, DO is the Chief Fellow at Oklahoma State's Gastroenterology GI Program in Tulsa, OK. Dr. Aran completed his medical degree at the Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine and is board certified in internal medicine.

Jason W. Beaman, DO, MS, MPH, FAPA

Opioid Epidemic: An Update (Proper Prescribing)

Jason Beaman, DO, MS, MPH, FAPA is the Chair of the Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Department at the Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences. Dr. Beaman completed his medical degree at the Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine and is board certified in psychiatry.

Jonathan Besas, DO

Dazed & Confused: Sedation and Pain Management in the ICU

Jonathan Besas, DO is a Pulmonologist and Inensivist at Texas Pulmonary and Critical Care Consultants. Dr. Besas completed his medical degree at Philadlephia College of Osteopathic Medicine and is board certified in internal medicine, pulmonary and critical care medicine.

Robert S. Busch, MD, FACE

SGLT 2 Therapy: The Gift That Keeps Giving

Dr. Robert Busch is the Director of Clinical Research at the Albany Med Faculty Practice: Community Endocrinology Group. Dr. Busch complted his medical degree at the University of Pennsylvania and is board certified in endocrinology and metabolism. Additionally, Dr. Busch is on the Board of Trustees at Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences and was a former mentor of Dr. Jeff Stroup.

Dr. Busch discloses he has a relevant relationship with Lilly, Novo Nordisk, Novartis, Astrazeneca, Boehringer-Ingelheim, and Amgen, but we have resolved this conflict. He has agreed not to promote any products or services for which he has financial relationships.

Faiza Waheed Butt, MD

Movement Disorders

Faiza Waheed Butt is an assistant professor at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Department of Neurology, School of Medicine. Dr. Butt completed her medical degree at the Fatima Jinnah Medical College in Pakistan and is board certified in neurology. Addtionally, she completed her residency at the University of Washington - Seattle and completed her fellowship in movement disorders at the University of California - San Francisco.

Bassem M. Chehab, DO

Aortic Valve Stenosis

Bassem Chahab, DO is the Director of the Center of Excellence for Valve Therapy and Innovation at Ascension Via Christi Hospital. Dr. Chehab completed his medical degree at the University of Kansas School of Medicine and is board certified in cardiology.

R. Douglas Ensley, MD

Raising the Titanic: Transcatheter Edge to Edge Mitral Repair for Functional Mitral Regurgitation

Douglas Ensley, MD is a cardiologist at Saint Francis Hospital. Dr. Ensley completed his medical degree at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas and is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular medicine, and interventional cardiology.

Teresa Hardesty, DO

Long COVID

Teresa Hardesty, DO is a clinical assistant professor for the Department of Internal Medicine at the Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences. Dr. Hardest completed her medical degree at the Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine and is board certified in internal medicine.

Jay H. Harvey, DO, FAES

Epilepsy in 2023

Jay Harvey, MD is an associate professor of epilepsy in the Department of Neurology at UT Soutwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas. Dr. Harvey completed his medical degree at the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine and is board certified in epilepsy, clincial neurophysiology, sleep medicine, and adult neurology.

Dr. Harvey discloses he has a relevant relationship with RSC Diagnostic Services as the IDTF Director, but we have resolved this conflict. He has agreed not to promote any products or services for which he has financial relationships.

Coty W. Jewell, MD

Non-pharmacological Management of Atrial Fibrillation

Coty W. Jewell, MD is a cardia elecrophysiologist at the Oklahoma Heart Hospital. Dr. Jewell compled his medical degree at Texas Tech University School fo Medicine and is board certified in cadiac electrophysiology.

Jennifer L. Kendall, MD

Demystifying the ANA and Other Serological Testing

Jennifer L. Kendall, MD is a rheumatologist at Kansas City Physician Partners. Dr. Kendall completed her medical degree at Wake Forest Unviersity School of Medicine and is board certified in internal medicine and rheumatology.

Kelli Lovelace, MD

Dermatology for the Internist

Dr. Kelli Lovelace is a dermatologist at Tulsa Dermatology clinic. Dr. Lovelace completed her medical degree at the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine and is board certified in dermatology.

Randall K. McGivney, DO, FCAP, MBA

Current Evidence-Based Transfusion Practices

Randall K. McGivney, DO, MBA is the Chair and Medical Director at West Suburban Medical Center in Oak Park Illinois. Dr. McGivney completed his medical degree at the Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine and is board certified in anatomic and clinical pathology.

Carolyn Marie Moyers, DO, FACOG, NCMP

Women's Health

Gabriel Pardo, MD, FAAN

Multiple Sclerosis: Paradigm Shifts and Practical Implications

Gabriel Pardo, MD is the director at the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation Multiple Sclerosis Center of Excellence. Dr. Pardo completed his medical degree at the Unversidad Nueva Granada in Bogota Colombia and is board certified in neurology. Additionally, he is an ophthalmologist, neuroophthalmologist, and has been dedicated to neuroimmunology for over two decades.

Dr. Pardo discloses he has the following relevant relationships: Biogen Idec (Grant / Research support, Consultant, Speaker's bureau), Roche Genentech (Grant / Research support, Consultant, Speaker's bureau), AbbVie (Grant / Research support), Novartis (Grant / Research support, Consultant), Sanofi Genzyme (Grant / Research support, Consultant, Speaker's bureau), Bristol Myers Squibb (Grant / Research support), EMD Serono (Grant / Research support, Consultant, Speaker's bureau), Horizon Therapeutics (Consultant, Speaker's bureau), TG Therapeutics (Consultant). We have resolved these conflicts and Dr. Pardo has agreed not to promote any products or services for which is has financial relationships.

Phil Riley, DO

Non-invasive Approach to the Patient with Suspected CAD

Philip Riley, DO is a cardiologist at Mercy Hospital in Northwest Arkansas. Dr. Riley completed his medical degree at the Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine and is board certified in cardiology.

Jennifer St.John, DO

Aortic Valve Stenosis

Jennifer St. John, DO is an endocrinologist at Baylor Scott & White in McKinney, TX. Dr. St. John completed her medical degree at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine and is board certified in endocrinology.

Moderator: Steven C. Buck, DO, FACOI