2019 Speakers

2019 Speakers

Sunil Agrawal

Sunil Agrawal, M.D.
Nephrology Panel: Hyponatremia

Dr. Agrawal practices at Nephrology Specialists of Oklahoma and is Board Certified in Nephrology and Internal Medicine. He completed his medical degree from Saint George’s University.

Ronald Blanck

Ronald R. Blanck, D.O.
Pandemics and Bioterrorism, What Physicians Need to Know (Part 1)
Pandemics and Bioterrorism, What Physicians Need to Know (Part 2)
Pandemics and Bioterrorism, What Physicians Need to Know (Part 3)

Lieutenant General Ronald R. Blanck, D.O., (U.S. Army, retired) is a partner and Chairman of the Board of Martin, Blanck & Associates. The company formerly Martin & Associates, does health care consulting for the private sector and the government. He retired as the President of the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth June 30, 2006. As president, Dr. Blanck headed an academic health center that includes the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, School of Public Health and School of Health Professions.

Dr. Blanck is often consulted as an advisor on bioterrorism issues and an expert in preparing the medical community to respond to mass casualty incidents or those involving weapons of mass destruction. In addition to his many speaking engagements and advisory positions, he chaired task forces on bioterrorism for both the Texas Medical Association and the American Osteopathic Association.

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Stacy M. Chronister, D.O.
The Skinny on Obesity Meds (Part 1)
The Skinny on Obesity Meds (Part 2)

Dr. Chronister is a Clinical Assistant Professor for the Department of Internal Medicine at OSU Center for Health Sciences. She completed her medical degree from the OSU College of Osteopathic Medicine and is board certified in Internal Medicine and Obesity Medicine.

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Madison L. Collins, D.O.
DAWN & DEFUSE: Thrombectomy in Stroke (Part 1)
DAWN & DEFUSE: Thrombectomy in Stroke (Part 2)
DAWN & DEFUSE: Thrombectomy in Stroke (Part 3)

Dr. Collins is a Hospitalist at Prime Physician Staffing. She completed her medical degree at the OSU College of Osteopathic Medicine and is Board Certified in Internal Medicine.

Kathryn Dao

Katherine Huong Dao, M.D.
MYalgias, MYopathies, MYositis, Oh MY 

Dr. Dao is the Associate Director of Clinical Rheumatology Research at Baylor Research Institute in Dallas, TX. She received her medical degree UT Southwestern Medical School and is board certified in Rheumatology and Internal Medicine.

Aaron P. Fieker, D.O.
Inflammatory Bowel Disease (Part 1)
Inflammatory Bowel Disease (Part 2)

Dr. Fieker is a Gastroenterologist at Saint Francis. He completed his medical degree at OSU College of Osteopathic Medicine. He is board certified in Gastroenterology.

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Leslie M. Hamlett, D.O.
Nephrology Panel: Hematuria (Slides Not Available Online)

Dr. Hamlett is a practicing nephrologist at Freeman Health System. She completed her medical degree from At Still University and is board certified in nephrology.

Arash Karnama

Arash E. Karnama, D.O.
Cardiology Panel: Coronary Artery Calcium Score

Dr. Karnama is an interventional Cardiologist at the Oklahoma Heart Institute. He completed his medical degree at Des Moines University and is board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiology, and Interventional Cardiology.

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Adam M. Karpman, D.O.
Cardiology Panel: Dual Antiplatelet Therapy

Dr. Karpman is Medical Director of Cardiac Quality at the Rehabilitation and Heart Failure Clinic of Saint Francis Hospital. He earned his medical degree from University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine and is board certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiology.

John Kingrey

John F. Kingrey, M.D.
Pulmonary Hypertension (Part 1)
Pulmonary Hypertension (Part 2)
Pulmonary Hypertension (Part 3)

Dr. Kingrey is the Director of the Pulmonary Hypertension Center at Integris Baptist Medical Center. He completed his medical degree at Saint Louis University and is board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine and Critical Care.

Patricia LoRusso

Patricia M. LoRusso, D.O.
Cancer Drug Development Primer (Part 1)
Cancer Drug Development Primer (Part 2)
Cancer Drug Development Primer (Part 3)

Dr. LoRusso is the Associate Center Director at the Yale Cancer Center. She completed her medical degree at Michigan State University and is board certified in Internal Medicine and Oncology.

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Anna Mazur, Ph.D.
Dimensions of Dementia (Slides Not Available Online)

Dr. Mazur is a Clinical Assistant Professor for OSU Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Director of the Neuropsychology Division at OSU Behavioral Medicine Clinic. She completed her PhD at Ball State University and is board certified in Clinical Neuropsychiatry.

Bradley Mons

Bradley R. Mons, D.O.
A Hair Past a Freckle

Dr. Mons is a Head and Neck Surgeon at St. John’s Hospital. He earned his medical degree from OSU College of Osteopathic Medicine and is board certified in Otolaryngology and Facial Plastic Surgery.

Alpana Pasricha

Alpana J. Pasricha, M.D.
Nephrology Panel: Proteinuria

Dr. Pascricha is a practicing nephrologist at OSU Medical Center. She completed her medical degree from Loyola University Medical Center and is board certified in Nephrology.

Jane Theotokatos Purser

Jane Theotokatos Purser, M.D.
Hey Doc I’m Sick Again (Part 1)
Hey Doc I’m Sick Again (Part 2)

Dr. Purser is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Internal Medicine Department at the University Of Oklahoma College Of Community Medicine. She practices at the Allergy Clinic of Tulsa and is board certified in Allergy, Asthma and Immunology.

Philip Riley

Philip M. Riley, D.O.
Cardiology Panel: Biometrics in Cardiology (Slides Not Available Online)

Dr. Riley is a Cardiologist at Mercy Clinic in Roger, Arkansas. He received his medical degree from OSU College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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Gary L. Slick, D.O.
Certification Update

Dr. Slick is the former Executive Director of the American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine and is currently the Director of Internal Operations at the OSU Center for Health Sciences. He completed his medical degree at Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences and is board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology.

Layne Subera

Layne E. Subera, D.O.
The Oklahoma Opioid Crisis and SB1446 (Part 1)
The Oklahoma Opioid Crisis and SB1446 (Part 2)
The Oklahoma Opioid Crisis and SB1446 (Part 3)

Dr. Subera practices at Skiatook Family Clinic and is board certified in Pain Management and Family Medicine. He completed his medical degree at the OSU College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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Jacob J. Sutton, D.O.
Anticoagulation for Venous Thromboembolsim

Dr. Sutton is a Hospitalist at Jack C. Montgobmery VA Medical Center. He completed his medical degree at OSU College of Osteopathic Medicine and he is board certified in Internal Medicine.

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R. Colin Wetz, D.O.
The Dreaded Sepsis: A Full-Blown Medical Emergency

Dr. Wetz is an ICU Hospitalist at St. John Medical Center and a Clinical Professor for OU. He completed his medical degree at College of Osteopathic Medicine and he is board certified in Internal Medicine.

MODERATORS

Damon Baker

Damon L. Baker, D.O.
Symposium Moderator

Dr. Baker is a Professor and Chair of the Department of Internal Medicine at Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences. He received his medical degree from the OSU College of Osteopathic Medicine and is board certified in Internal Medicine.

Justin Chronister

Justin D. Chronister, D.O.
Symposium Moderator

Dr. Chronister is a Clinical Assistant Professor and the new Program Director for the Oklahoma State University Department of Internal Medicine Residency beginning in July 2019. He received his medical degree from the OSU College of Osteopathic Medicine and is Board certified in Internal Medicine.

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Sharolyn D. Cook, D.O.
Cardiology Moderator
Dr. Cook is the Interventional Cardiology Program Director at the OSU Medical Center. She earned her medical degree from University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kansas City, MO and is board certified in Internal Medicine, General Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology.

Mo Som

Mousumi Som, D.O.
Nephrology Moderator
Dr. Som  serves as an associate professor of Internal Medicine and Residency Program Director for the internal medicine training program at OSU Medical Center. She is a 2006 graduate of the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Forth Worth Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed her residency in internal medicine at OSU Medical Center in 2009. Dr. Som is secretary of the professional staff at OSUMC and a Board Member of the NBOME.