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2022 Summer CME Seminar "Sizzlin' Summer: Beat the Heat with the Best CME" - Saturday Lectures

Total Credits: 5.50 including 5.50 AOA Category 1-A Credit(s)

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OOA - Oklahoma
William Wylie, DO |  Blake Evans, DO, FACOOG |  Claire Epperson, DO |  Gregory Root, DO |  C. Scott Anthony, DO |  L. Earl Ogletree, Esq.
5 Hours 21 Minutes
Never expires.


“In-Flight Medical Emergencies”
William P. Wylie, DO
(certified emergency medicine, Oklahoma City, OK)
• Recognize how changes in cabin pressure after people with chronic lung and heart disease.
• Described the criteria for legal protection under the Aviation Medical Assistance Act.
• Understand the physician bystander's role in the responding to an in-flight medical emergency.
“Infertility Evaluation & Treatment for the Female & Male Patient”
M. Blake Evans, DO, FACOG
(certified obstetrics & gynecology, Tulsa, OK)
         • Understand the diagnosis of male and female infertility
         • Understand the workup of male and female infertility
         • Understand the basic causes for male and female infertility
         • Understand the basic concepts of male and female infertility treatments
“Tox Tidbits”
L. Claire Epperson, DO
(certified emergency medicine, Oklahoma City, OK)
• Recognize how to identify and treat complicated cases of acetaminophen toxicity.
• Understand the literature behind potential recommendations from the poison center to use Fomepizole in addition to N-acetylcysteine in cases of massive acetaminophen ingestions, as well as in patients with delayed presentations in which NAC alone might be less likely to prevent or halt ongoing hepatic necrosis.
• Understand causes of serotonin syndrome, and how to identify and manage patients with serotonin syndrome.
• Become more familiar with trends and complications of substances of abuse seen on the streets and in emergency departments.
“Severe Hypertension in Pregnancy”
Gregory Root, DO
(certified obstetrics & gynecology, Yukon, OK)• Review of maternal mortality in U.S.
         • Recognition and Diagnosis of severe hypertension in pregnancy
         • Treatment of Severe Hypertension in pregnancy
         • Recognition and treatment of severe hypertension in postpartum
         • Risk assessment and prevention in future pregnancy
Proper Prescribing: “Pain Management & Opioid Therapy 2022: New Guidelines”
C. Scott Anthony, DO
(certified anesthesiology & pain management, Tulsa, OK)
         • Understand the new proposed CDC opioid guidelines and the impact they will have on opioid prescribing
Risk Management: “Legal Update 2022”
Earl Ogletree, Esq
(Wiggins, Sewell, & Ogletree, Oklahoma City, OK)
        • Recognize the impact of communication issues in professional liability claims
        • Discuss specific examples of communication failures leading to patient harm
        • Recognize difficulties created by communication problems between providers and between patients and physicians
Program Attendee Notice
Thank you for your continued support of our continuing medical education (CME) offerings. Please feel free to contact our staff representatives to resolve any problems you may have regarding facilities, handouts, program contents, etc. Should you have concerns about the program’s compliance with the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) Uniform Guidelines, please express these concerns to Audrey K. Hendricks, Director of CME Programs, Oklahoma Osteopathic Association. For any unresolved issues regarding compliance with the AOA Uniform Guidelines, you may contact the AOA Division of CME at 142 E. Ontario Street, Chicago, IL 60611, 800-621-1773.

How Speakers and Topics Are Selected
The Oklahoma Osteopathic Association’s Bureau on Continuing Medical Education meets twice annually to choose seminar chairs, topics of interest, and the best presenters available to speak on each chosen topic. In addition, past program evaluations are used in determining speakers and topics from past conferences.

Grievance Policy
Program grievances will be presented to the Oklahoma Osteopathic Association Board of Trustees and dealt with appropriately. If this action did not resolve the problem to satisfaction, the person with the grievance will be directed to the American Osteopathic Association’s Division of Continuing Medical Education.



William Wylie, DO Related Seminars and Products

William Wylie, DO, is a board-certified emergency medicine physician in Oklahoma City.  He is a graduate of OSU College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed his residency in Emergency Medicine at Integris Southwest Medical Center where he currently serves as core faculty. He has a special interest in student and resident education having served as faculty at multiple residency programs for the last 15 years, including 5 years as a program director.

(Dr. Wylie has no financial relationships or affiliations to disclose)

Blake Evans, DO, FACOOG Related Seminars and Products

Blake Evans, DO, FACOG, received his bachelor’s in science degree from Oklahoma State University in Physiology. He then completed his doctor of osteopathic medicine degree from the Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Tulsa, OK. After graduation, Dr. Evans performed his residency in Obstetrics in Gynecology at the Oklahoma State University Medical Center in Tulsa, OK. He then did a fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at The National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD.

Dr. Evans is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at the University of Oklahoma in Oklahoma City.

(Dr. Evans has no financial relationships or affiliations to disclose)

Claire Epperson, DO Related Seminars and Products

Claire Epperson, DO, earned her medical degree at Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed residency in emergency medicine at Integris Southwest Medical Center in Oklahoma City. She’s currently an Assistant Instructor of Clinical Emergency Medicine and a medical toxicology fellow at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas. She works with the North Texas Poison Center and provides toxicology consultations at Parkland Memorial Hospital, Clements University Hospital, and Children's Medical Center of Dallas. She holds a national research position for the Toxicology Investigator's Consortium with the American College of Medical Toxicology, where she does multicenter toxico-surveillance and works closely with the FDA and CDC. Another of her current research interests include the use of bedside point of care ultrasound in the management and evaluation of North American pit viper envenomation. When she’s not working in the hospital, she enjoys alpinism and rock climbing in the mountains with her husband (while of course carefully avoiding any formidable snakes on the hiking trails).

Dr Epperson has no financial relationships or affiliations to disclose

Gregory Root, DO Related Seminars and Products

Gregory Root, DO currently practices in Yukon Oklahoma with Integris health where he serves as the chief medical officer for Integris Canadian Valley Hospital.  He is a 2011 graduate of Oklahoma State University College of osteopathic medicine.  Dr. Root completed his residency at Oklahoma State University Medical Center and Saint Francis Hospital in 2015 where he served as President of the Chief Council.  Dr. Root is an active fellow of the American osteopathic Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

(Dr. Root has no financial relationships or affiliations to disclose)

C. Scott Anthony, DO Related Seminars and Products

C. Scott Anthony, DO is a board certified pain management physician in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He received his medical training at the Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1990. He then completed a residency in anesthesiology, as well as a pain management fellowship, at Washington University/Barnes Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri. He received board certification in both anesthesiology and pain medicine through the American Board of Anesthesiology.

Dr. Anthony’s practice is devoted to all aspects of interventional and medical management of chronic and cancer pain. He is a clinical professor of surgery at OSU-COM. Dr. Anthony is also a key voice in the state of Oklahoma in the area of education regarding the proper and appropriate use of opioid therapies in medical practice, as well as the prevention of misuse and diversion of opioids.

Dr. Anthony has no financial relationships or affiliations to disclose.

L. Earl Ogletree, Esq. Related Seminars and Products

L. Earl Ogletree, JD, was born in Jacksonville, FL, and attended Valdosta State University where he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in 1995.  He then attended Oklahoma City University School of Law where he received his Juris Doctor in 1999, and was admitted to the Oklahoma bar that same year. Mr. Ogletree is board certified with the American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys and is a frequent speaker to medical groups on topics related to healthcare law. Mr. Ogletree resides in Cashion with his wife and children.

(Mr. Ogletree has no financial relationships or affiliations to disclose)