Skip to main content
Conference On Demand

MOMA (Mississippi) 2024 Coast CME Meeting



Dates


Faculty

Rebecca W. Lauderdale, MD's Profile

Rebecca W. Lauderdale, MD Related Seminars and Products

Internist

Hattiesburg Clinic


Dr. Rebecca W. Lauderdale is an internist in Hattiesburg, Mississippi and is affiliated with Hattiesburg Clinic and  Forrest General Hospital. She received her medical degree from University of Mississippi School of Medicine in 2004 and has been in practice for more than 20 years. 


Dr. Joseph Nosser, PharmD's Profile

Dr. Joseph Nosser, PharmD Related Seminars and Products

Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice

William Carey University School of Pharmacy


Dr. Joseph Nosser is originally from Vicksburg, Mississippi, and serves as an Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice with William Carey University School of Pharmacy. He currently practices as a clinical pharmacist with the Forrest General Hospital Family Medicine Residency Clinic in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in biochemistry from the University of Southern Mississippi in 2013. He earned his Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) degree from Samford University McWhorter School of Pharmacy in 2019. He also completed a PGY-1 community-based pharmacy residency from the University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy in 2020. Dr. Nosser is a Board-Certified Ambulatory Care Pharmacist (BCACP) through the Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS) and a Board-Certified Medication Therapy Management Specialist 
(BCMTMS) through the National Board of Medication Therapy Management (NBMTM).  
He is the founder and chief executive officer of Rx Wellness Clinical Solutions, LLC, an independent pharmacy consulting firm, which helps local independent pharmacies in southeast Mississippi to implement clinical services and to improve patients’ medication adherence. His professional interests include ambulatory care pharmacy, pharmacist-led clinical services, and precepting future generations of student pharmacists in Mississippi. He attributes his passion for teaching to his three aunts, who are retired teachers with a collective experience of over 100 years in private and public-school education in Vicksburg, Mississippi. Dr. Nosser is an avid supporter of Southern Miss athletics and enjoys spending quality time with his family and friends. 


Dennis Rau, DO's Profile

Dennis Rau, DO Related Seminars and Products

Associate Dean of Osteopathic Integration, Sam Houston State University


Dr. Dennis Rau serves as Associate Dean of Osteopathic Integration and Associate Professor of Osteopathic Principles & Practice at SHSU-COM. 
Dr. Rau received his Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Therapy from the University of New England. He later earned his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from the Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine.  
In 2009 he completed his general rotating internship at Florida Hospital East and completed his Neuromuscular Medicine residency at St. Barnabas Hospital in New York.  
Prior to coming to SHSU-COM, Dr. Rau served as Assistant Dean of Osteopathic Integration and Associate Professor of Osteopathic Principles & Practice at the Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine and was an assistant professor of OPP at the William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine from 2013-2018. 
Dr. Rau has special interest and training in cranial osteopathy as well as visceral techniques. 

 


Dr. Richard Charles Calderone, DO's Profile

Dr. Richard Charles Calderone, DO Related Seminars and Products

Family Medicine Residency Clinic

Forrest General Hospital/ Family Medicine Residency Clinic


Originally from Slidell, LA, Richard C. Calderone, DO, MPH performed his undergraduate studies at Southeastern Louisiana University.  He earned a Master of Biomedical Sciences degree from William Carey University, as well as a Master of Public Health degree from the University of Southern Mississippi.  He is a graduate of the inaugural class of William Carey University’s College of Osteopathic Medicine, where he was a National Health Service Corps Scholar.  Dr. Calderone completed his residency training in both Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at The University of Mississippi Medical Center and received additional certifications in Hypertension and HIV Medicine. He is currently a fellow in the Population Health Training in Place Program, through the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s “Preventive Medicine” program.  Dr. Calderone is the secretary of the board of directors for the Mississippi Osteopathic Medical Association and for the South Mississippi Medical Society.  He serves as a full-time faculty member for the Forrest General Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program, where he is also the medical director of the FGH Preoperative Clinic.


M. Craig Moffett, DO's Profile

M. Craig Moffett, DO Related Seminars and Products

Family Medicine

North Mississippi Health Services


Dr. Moffett is a rural physician and multi facility medical director. He serves in multiple roles for his organization and his community. He sees patients in the clinic, hospital, emergency room, and long-term care facilities. He serves as medical director for three long term cares and associate medical director of hospice. He volunteers as the lead medic for Webster County Sheriff Department’s Special Response Team. He owns and operates the Excel Training Center and invests in local real estate. His favorite roles are husband and father to his 4 children. 


Daniel Edney, MD's Profile

Daniel Edney, MD Related Seminars and Products

Chief Medical Officer

Mississippi State Department of Health


Daniel Edney, MD – Psychiatrist, Vicksburg, Mississippi. 

Medical School:  University of Mississippi School of Medicine, Jackson, MS, 1988
Residency:  University of Virginia Health Sciences Centers, 1991

BIO: Dr. Daniel Edney is a board-certified general Internist with subspecialty board certification in Addiction Medicine. He is a summa cum laude graduate of William Carey University and the University of Mississippi School of Medicine- Class of 1988. He then completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Virginia. He has practiced general primary care Internal Medicine since 1991 becoming interested in the national opioid crisis and working with patients with complications of chronic opioid use since 2013 and working in the field of addiction as a teacher and clinician. He is a former president of the MS State Medical Assoc., a Fellow and Laureate of the Miss. Chapter of American College of physicians, and is currently serving as a board member on the MS State Board of Medical Licensure and recently joined the Mississippi State Department of Health as the agency’s Chief Medical Officer. He currently serves as the Addiction Medicine specialist for Haven House Communicare-Oxford, Stonewater Adolescent Recovery Center-Oxford, Yazoo Mental Health CDU-Vicksburg, River Region CDU- Vicksburg, and has a private practice at Medical Associates of Vicksburg. He is the husband of 38 years to Lori, has 3 adult children and two wonderful grandsons.


Joshua Cox, DO's Profile

Joshua Cox, DO Related Seminars and Products

Executive Dean and Vice Provost

Kansas City University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Kansas City, MO


Dr. Cox earned his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from Kansas City University in 2000, and is residency trained and board certified in family medicine. Cox began his career as a family physician for the U.S. Army and in 2006 joined the KCU faculty. During his tenure at the university, he has served in a number of capacities, including professor of Family Medicine, chair of Primary Care, associate dean for Clinical Education, COM campus dean for Kansas City and most recently as interim executive dean and vice provost for Medical Affairs. 
He is a fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians (ACOFP) and in 2019 was awarded the Osteopathic Family Medicine Educator of the Year Award. He has served on numerous professional boards and committees, including the Board of Directors of DO Care International, the American Association of Family Physicians (AAFP) Commission on Education, the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians (ACOFP) Congress of Delegates, and the National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners Standard Setting Committee. 


Brett Hyatt, DO's Profile

Brett Hyatt, DO Related Seminars and Products

Interventional Radiologist

Lakeland Radiology, Flowood, MS


Born and raised a Mississippian from Laurel, MS. Both my wife and I were members the first graduating class from WCUCOM in 2014. We then moved Oklahoma City, OK for residency training.After 5years in OKC, we then moved to Washington, DC for my interventional radiology fellowship at George Washington University.We recently moved back to MS in Fall 2020and have been living in Madison, MS with our 2 children. I have been working in a private practice group for nearly 2 years, which provides service to several hospitals and clinics.MyIR services have been predominantly provided at St. Dominic’s Hospital in Jackson.I am board certified in both diagnostic and interventional radiology.


Dr. Catherine Moring, PhD, RDN, LD, BC-ADM, CDCES, MCHES's Profile

Dr. Catherine Moring, PhD, RDN, LD, BC-ADM, CDCES, MCHES Related Seminars and Products

Executive Director, Wellness

Tallahatchie General Hospital


Catherine Moring, PhD, RDN, LD, BC-ADM, CDCES, MCHES: Dr. Moring is a registered and licensed dietitian, is board certified in advanced diabetes management, is a certified diabetes care and education specialist, and a master certified health education specialist. She has a master’s degree in Health Promotion and a doctorate in Health and Kinesiology. She is the founder of the James C. Kennedy Wellness Center and currently serves as the Executive Director. She is also the co-founder of Diabetes Solutions, one of the only virtual Diabetes Self-Management Education Programs in the State of Mississippi. Diabetes Solutions serves patients in over 20 counties in northwest Mississippi and sees clinically and statistically significant improvements in A1c and weight among patient as well as symptom improvement in 30 symptoms. She has worked on numerous research projects as both the primary investigator and co-primary investigator. She has written a plethora of grants and has successfully received over 8 million dollars in grant funding. She has over 15 years of experience in community and population health. She and her team recently developed the Mississippi Diabetes Network and received over a million dollars in federal funding to grow and sustain the Network long-term. She serves as the project director for the Network. She is passionate about working with people and communities to improve health, wellness, and quality of life. Her leadership experience extends beyond her work at the Center as she currently serves on several boards and committees. She has a plethora of experience teaching in both the community and university settings. She also has a private practice coaching and consulting company where she works with primarily women who are experiencing health concerns primarily related to hormonal imbalances, insulin resistance, and/or auto-immune conditions.


William Ross, MD's Profile

William Ross, MD Related Seminars and Products

Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine

Hattiesburg Clinic


William M. Ross, MD, is a physician with Hattiesburg Clinic Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine. 

Ross received his medical degree from the University of Mississippi School of Medicine in Jackson, Miss. He completed his residency in family medicine through the University of Alabama Tuscaloosa Family Medicine Residency Program in Tuscaloosa, Ala., and a fellowship in primary care sports medicine at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center – Campbell Clinic in Germantown, Tenn.

Ross is board certified in family medicine and sports medicine by the American Board of Family Medicine. He is a member of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine, the American Medical Association, the American Academy of Family Physicians and the Mississippi State Medical Association.


Dr. Ryan Anderson, DO's Profile

Dr. Ryan Anderson, DO Related Seminars and Products

Director of Clinical Ultrasound

WCUCOM/Keesler Air Force Base


Dr. (Maj) Ryan Anderson, DO is an emergency medicine physician in Biloxi, MS. He is a Major in the U.S. Air Force, stationed at Keesler Air Force Base where he serves as flight commander and lead physician of the emergency department.  He also works part time at Singing River Gulfport and Highland Community Hospital to help serve the local community. He was recently named Director of Ultrasound at William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine and has developed a revolutionary ultrasound credentialing platform for all graduating medical students.  He is also Founder and CEO of Conquering The Boards which offers personalized study schedules for medical students to help them successfully navigate studying for their licensing exams while still balancing their core curriculum.  He is a local resident of Biloxi, MS, is happily married to his wife, Alli, who is an ER nurse, and has three children - Arya, Adam, and Ella. 

 


Dr. Teresa Hubka, DO's Profile

Dr. Teresa Hubka, DO Related Seminars and Products

OB/GYN, AOA Board of Trustee

American Osteopathic Association (AOA)


An AOA board-certified osteopathic obstetrician and gynecological surgeon, Teresa A. Hubka, DO, serves as medical director of Comprehensive Wellness Care, a private medical practice in Chicago. She is affiliated with Presence Resurrection Medical Center, Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, and Swedish Covenant Hospital, which are also in Chicago. She is also a clinical professor and chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Midwestern University/Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine in Downers Grove, Ill, and is the obstetrics and gynecology residency program director Presence Resurrection Medical Center. In addition to serving as the chair of the AOA’s Council on Women’s Health Issues, Dr. Hubka is a former president of the American College of Osteopathic Obstetricians and Gynecologists, the Illinois Osteopathic Medical Society and the American Osteopathic Foundation. She is also a member of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. In 2011, Dr. Hubka was named as a “Top Doctor” in Women’s Health by Chicago magazine. Dr. Hubka earned her osteopathic medical degree from the Des Moines (Iowa) University-College of Osteopathic Medicine. After graduation she completed an osteopathic internship at the Atlantic City Medical Center in New Jersey and a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, where she also was the chief administrative resident.  ​

Dr. Hubka has no relevant financial relationship(s) with ineligible companies to disclose.


Johnny Schaub, DO's Profile

Johnny Schaub, DO Related Seminars and Products

Hematologist/Oncologist

WOODLANDS MEDICAL SPECIALISTS


Dr. Schaub attended William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine, graduating with the class of 2016. He then completed his Internal Medicine residency in 2019 and Hematology/Oncology Fellowship in 2022 at UMMC in Jackson, MS. Dr. Schaub and his wife, Moumita, moved to Pensacola, FL two years ago, where he now practices with the Woodlands Medical Specialists.


Wes Aldred, MD's Profile

Wes Aldred, MD Related Seminars and Products

Pulmonary Critical Care Physician

Hattiesburg Clinic


Medical School:  University of Mississippi School of Medicine, Jackson, MS, 2013

Internship:  North Mississippi Medical Center, 2012

Residency:  Internal Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2016

Fellowship: Pulmonology & Critical Care, University of Mississippi Medical Center

Board Certification:  Internal Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, Pulmonology, ABIM

Dr. Wes Aldred was born in Pascagoula, Mississippi and is a graduate of Ole Miss.  He completed medical school, internal medicine residency, and pulmonary and critical care fellowship at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, where he also served as chief resident in internal medicine.

 

He is currently practicing as a Pulmonary and Critical Care Physician with the Hattiesburg Clinic, where he has special interest in point of care ultrasound, advanced bronchoscopy, and lung cancer care.

 

In addition to his medical practice, he is active in the Mississippi Chapter of the American College of Physicians where he has served for 5 years on their Regional Meeting Planning Committee and Governor’s Advisory Council. He also serves as the Assistant Medical Director for the Mississippi Organ Recovery Agency.

 

 

 


Beth Lindsey, DO's Profile

Beth Lindsey, DO Related Seminars and Products

Rheumatologist

Singing River Health


Dr. Mary Elizabeth (Beth) Lindsey is a distinguished Rheumatologist known for her unwavering dedication to patient care and extensive medical expertise. Certified in both Internal Medicine and Rheumatology by the American Osteopathic Association, Dr. Lindsey earned her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Her journey in medicine continued with a residency in Internal Medicine at Magnolia Regional Health Center in Corinth, followed by a Rheumatology Fellowship at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. Throughout her training, Dr. Lindsey’s research contributions were published in esteemed journals such as the American Journal of the Medical Sciences and the Journal of Clinical and Medical Case Reports. She also actively engaged in various medical symposiums and conferences, delivering presentations on diverse topics including autoimmune disorders and rheumatic diseases.

Dr. Lindsey’s exceptional clinical skills were recognized during her residency, earning her the prestigious Outpatient Clinician of the Year award for demonstrating exemplary patient care.

Actively engaged within her professional sphere, Dr. Lindsey maintains memberships in the American Osteopathic Association, American College of Rheumatology, and the Mississippi Osteopathic Medical Association. Her commitment extends to leadership roles as Treasurer for the Mississippi Arthritis and Rheumatism Society and as a member at large on the Executive Board of the Mississippi Osteopathic Medical Association.


Gretchen Holmes, PhD's Profile

Gretchen Holmes, PhD Related Seminars and Products

Designated Institutional Official

Memorial Hospital at Gulfport Tradition, Gulfport, MS


Gretchen Holmes currently oversees all medical education, including graduate medical education and clinical research, for Memorial Hospital at Gulfport. As the Designated Institutional Official (DIO), Dr. Holmes has the authority and responsibility for all ACGME-accredited programs sponsored by Memorial Previously, Dr. Holmes served as the GME Director of Research for multiple hospital systems and as the DIO/Director of GME for Orange Park Medical Center in Orange Park, Florida. Dr. Holmes is an experienced researcher, having published in numerous top-tier journals. She regularly teaches courses at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Behavior Change Theory and has served as a national-level patient advocate for the National Cancer Institute for 15 years. Dr. Holmes holds a bachelor of science degree in communication and a master of arts in communication and media ecology from New York University and a Ph.D. in health communication with a graduate certificate in medical behavioral science from the University of Kentucky.


Darrell Lovins's Profile

Darrell Lovins Related Seminars and Products

Retired Dean

William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine


Dr. Lovins started working in hospitals in La Mesa, California in 1971 as an orderly. He then trained as an EMT as was eligible to sit the first ever NREMT exam. He subsequently trained as a deiner and has assisted in nearly 250 autopsies. He received his BA in biochemistry from Bethel College in 1978 and was the first ever student accepted to a DO school from his college. He graduated from the Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, Kirksville, Missouri in 1983 and trained in family medicine at the Naval Hospital, Pensacola, FL. He did a Faculty Development and Research Fellowship at Madigan Army Medical Center, Fort Lewis, WA and earned a Master of Public Health degree at the University of Washington, Seattle, WA in 1992. Dr. Lovins practiced full-scope family medicine in environments ranging from academic medical centers to 19–bed hospitals in rural America. Dr. Lovins considers his best practice location to be the USS Tortuga, LSD 46 when it was underway for a Mediterranean deployment. He retired from the United States Navy in 2005 after twenty-six years of duty. He then pursued an academic career as a professor of medicine and held several administrative positions, including Dean, William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Lovins served on the American Osteopathic Association’s Committee and Council for Post-doctoral training for twenty years where he fought AOA injustices toward military DOs. Dr. Lovins has studied and played the great highland bagpipes for over twenty years and competes throughout the southeast. He, with his bride of forty-nine years, retired to the Chattanooga area to be near his children and grandchildren. 


Dr. Paul Fowler, DO, JD's Profile

Dr. Paul Fowler, DO, JD Related Seminars and Products

Chief Risk Officer

US Public Health Service, Department of Health and Human Services


Paul Fowler, DO, JD is both a physician and attorney and currently serves as the Chief Risk Officer, US Public Health Service, Department of Health and Human Services based in Washington D.C.  Previously he served as Legal-Medicine Officer to the Surgeon General of the Army.  He received his Doctor of Jurisprudence with Honors from Drake University Law School and is a graduate of the University of Des Moines College Of Osteopathic Medicine.

Dr. Fowler is Past-President of the American Osteopathic College of Occupational and Preventive Medicine.  Dr. Fowler is a Fellow of the American College of Legal Medicine, the American Academy of Family Physicians and the American Osteopathic College of Occupational and Preventive Medicine. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Family Practice, the American Osteopathic Board of Family Practice, the American Board of Forensic Examiners, the American Board of Disability Analysts and the American Osteopathic Board of Preventive Medicine.  

Dr. Fowler is a member of the Florida, Illinois, Kentucky and District of Columbia Bars.  He was sworn in as a member of the Bar of the United States Supreme Court.  He holds licenses to practice both law and osteopathic medicine in the State of Florida.
 


Dr. J. Mark Bailey, DO, PhD's Profile

Dr. J. Mark Bailey, DO, PhD Related Seminars and Products

Professor of Neurology and Anesthesiology

University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB)


J. Mark Bailey, DO, PhD is a native Mississippian who attended Millsaps College as an undergraduate and the University of MS Medical Center for his PhD in Anatomy.  He attended the College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific in Pomona California and afterwards relocated to Birmingham Alabama for internship and residency.  Dr. Bailey was in private practice for 13 years and is now Professor of Neurology and Anesthesiology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB).  He is board certified in both Neurology and Pain. Dr. Bailey is a past president of the Alabama Osteopathic Medical Association.  He is President-elect and a fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Neurologists and Psychiatrists.  Dr. Bailey participated in the creation of the Osteopathic Pain Medicine Boards and serves as the AOA advisor to the AMA CPT committee.  He is the AOA representative to the Federation of State Medical Boards Opioid Task Force as well as the American Academy of Neurology representative to the AMA Opioid Task Force.


Carissa Rosten, DO's Profile

Carissa Rosten, DO Related Seminars and Products

William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine


Carissa Rosten, DO graduated from PCOM Georgia in 2020 after receiving the “Excellence in Osteopathic Medicine” award.  She completed a transitional year following graduation, followed by residency in neuromuscular medicine in New Mexico where she served as chief resident in 2023.  Following graduation, she accepted a position at WCUCOM as an Assistant Professor of OMM.  She has a husband and is mother to two precious boys.


Reviews

5
4
3
2
1

Overall:      4.8

Total Reviews: 539