Presentations from 2024

Top Articles for the PCP 2023-24, Christopher V. Chambers, MD

AI and the Future of Medical Education, Karim Hanna, MD, FAAFP

Innovations in Care Delivery for People Who Use Drugs, Lara Weinstein, MD, MPH, DrPH; Gamal Ftizpatrick, MD; and TaReva Warrick-Stone, DO

Justice-Based Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare in a Post-Dobbs Landscape, Diana N. Carvajal, MD, MPH

A Primary Care Approach to Hip Pain, Benjamin Rogers, MD

JeffBeWell: A Primary Care Training & Enhancement Grant, Robert Motley, MD, MHCDS; Mollie Cherson, MPhil, LCSW; Rachel Trichtinger, PharmD, BCPP; Brooke Salzman, MD, FNAP; Erin Kelly, PhD; Gregory A. Jaffe, MD, MSEd; Lara Weinstein, MD, MPH; and Randa Sifri, MD

Palliative Care in Chronic Lung Disease, Gillian Love, MD

Enhancing Access to DMPA at JFMA: A QI Initiative, Jasmine M. Santos, MD; Nwando Ekezie, MD; and Elizabeth Franko, MD

Demystifying MAFLD: Fatty Liver Disease Mgmt in Primary Care, Jasmine M. Santos, MD

Role of the Primary Care Physician in Forensic Evaluations for Asylum Seekers, Nina Kvaratskhelia, MD

I Survived My Cancer, Now What?, Eugene Storozynsky, MD, PhD, FACC

The Truth About Diets, Rachel Pallay, MD

Strategies to Reduce Bias in Medical Documentation, Krys Foster, MD, MPH, FAAFP

Presentations from 2023

Landscape of Abortion Care Post-Dobbs, Innes Tounkel

The Intersection of Population Health and Palliative Care, Mark Angelo, MD, MHA, FACP

Value Based Care and Care for Vulnerable Populations, Anoop Raman, MD, MBA

Fertility Awareness-Based Methods, Katelyn Bradley

Community Health Workers--Who Are They and How Do They Help Change Lives?, Robert Motley, MD, MHCDS; Christine James, PhD, MSW, LSW; and Lakisha Keys, CCHW

Nine Trends That Will Determine The Future of Healthcare - And Our Careers, Richard C. Wender, MD

Navigating Healthcare Challenges for People Experiencing Homelessness: A Trauma-Informed Approach, Kara Cohen, CRNP, AGPCNP-BC and Maire St. Ledger, CRNP, FNP-BC

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: Diagnosis & Management, Katherine Sherif, MD

Unlocking a Key to Wellness: Addressing the Critical Perfectionist, Shermeeka Hogans-Mathews, MD

Inside and Outside: Intersectional Identity and Culturally Responsive Team-Based Community Care, Christina Johnson, MD, PhD

When Clinicians Become Family Caregivers, Barry J. Jacobs, PsyD; Katherine Mahon; and Kimberly McGuinness

Dementia, GianAngelo Graci, MD

Organizational Transformation towards Health Equity, Marcella Nunez-Smith and Krys Foster, MD

Lung Cancer: A Multidisciplinary Approach, Ida Micaily, MD. MS

Jefferson Primary Care Champions (JeffPCC) Fellowship Program, Randa Sifri, MD; Amy Cunningham, PhD, MPH; Allison Casola, PhD, MPH; Samantha Kelly, MA; and Melanie Chalfin, MPH

To Screen or Not to Screen: Conversations Surrounding Stopping Cancer Screenings, Catherine Guariglia, MD

Evaluation and Management of the Running Athlete, Alexis S. Tingan, MD, CAQSM

Environmental Justice: The Disparate Impacts of Poor Air and Water Quality, Kathryn Topalis, MD

Integrative Strategies for Prevention and Treatment of Alzheimer's Disease, Yael Horvath, MD

Addressing Health Literacy in the Primary Care Setting, Tiffany S. Huang

What is Medicine For?, Michael Fine, MD

The Physical Exam: Evidenced-Based Offerings of a Dying Art, David Peters, MD

Integrative Approach to Lower Back Pain, Jason Schutzman, MD

Using Technology to Stay Up To Date, Christine Marschilok, MD

Pediatric Developmental Screening and Surveillance, Elizabeth M. Daly, MD

Presentations from 2022

Primary Care for Adolescents and Young Adults with Spina Bifida, Hannah Facey, MD

Racial Disparities in Diagnosis and Management of Uterine Fibroids, Amy Nwaobasi

High-Value Care for Marginalized Communities: Aligning the Healthcare Ecosystem, Toyin Ajayi, MD

How to Have Thoughtful Conversations on Difficult Topics Using Principles of Respectful Dialogue, Bob Motley, MD

Exercising During Pregnancy: Evidence Based Myth Busting, Chelsea Salas-Tam, MD

Primary Care Behavioral Health Innovations: Highlighting and Optimizing Team-Based Care, Rachelle Rene, PhD, BCB, HSMI, CGP; Brooke Salzman, MD; Rachel Trichtinger, PharmD, BCPP; Charlena Ware, LCSW; and Mollie Cherson, LCSW

An Introduction to Climate Change & Health, Natalie Antosh, MD

Evidence-Based Hypertension Update​, Patrick E. McBride, MD, MPH, FAHA, FACC

Teaching Residents to Teach: Effective Lecturing, Geoffrey Mills, MD, PhD

Minimizing the Physician Impact on Disparities, Krys Foster, MD, MPH, FAAFP and Octavia Amaechi, MD, FPHM, FAAFP

Providing Tobacco Use Disorder Treatment with Efficiency and Evidence, Ryan Coffman, MPH, CHES, CTTS-M

Refugee Health Updates & Afghan Arrivals, Jessica Deffler, MD

Advancing the Care of Justice-Involved Patients Through Family Medicine Engagement, Newton E. Kendig, MD

Sports Injuries of the Foot and Ankle in the Competitive Athlete, David I. Pedowitz, MD

Development of a Health Disparities Curriculum with a QI Focus on a Family Medicine Clerkship, Mariasyl de la Cruz, MD

Inclusive STI screening: An LGBTQ+ Focused 2021 CDC Guideline Update, Marshal Miller, MD and Simon Newsom, MD

Let's Talk About Stress, Tanuka D. Piech, MD

Childhood Bullying, Mary Stephens, MD, MPH

Exercise Technology, Michael Bozzi, MD

The Transgender Athlete, Jeremy Close, MD, FAAFP and Christine Marschilok,MD

Principles of HIV Therapy, Simon Newsom, MD

The Rise of Urgent Care: Implications for the Future of Family Medicine, Robert Wiley, MD

Community & Learner Impact of Student Run Clinics, Jose Medina, MD, MSW

Core Nutrition Principles, Cynthia Cheng, MD, PHD

Journal Club- The Role of Healthy Lifestyle in Cancer Incidence and Temporal Transitions to Cardiometabolic Disease, Caitlyn Haines, PGY-3

The Philadelphia Collaborative for Health Equity: Mobilizing Action to Address the impact of Social Determinants of Health on Metabolic Heart Disease in Pandemic Ravaged Communities, Deborah K. Witt, MD; Sandra E. Brooks, MD; and Garth M. Beache, MD

Delirium, Emma DeLouw, MD and Michael Danielewicz, MD

Lifestyle Modification for Fatty Liver Disease, Emily Rubin, RD, LDN

Evaluation and Management of Gender Dysphoria, Natalie Antosh, MD

The Importance of Mental Health in Elite Athletes, Caitlyn Haines, MD

Impact of COVID-19 on Physical Activity and Return to Sport, Greta Bires, MD

Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy, Joshua H. Barash, MD

The Intersection of Reproductive Health, Race, and Gender Identity, Nyasha George, MD

Common Fungal Skin Conditions in People of Color: Diagnosis and Treatment, Amy Nwaobasi, MD

Cultural Humility: Caring for AAPI During the COVID-19 Pandemic, Chelsea Salas-Tam, MD

Aging with Pride: Caring for LGBT+ Older Adults, Michael Danielewicz, MD

Presentations from 2021

Chronic Hepatitis B: Primary Care Screening, Diagnosis, and Prevention, Jessica Deffler, MD

What does the PCP need to know about hepatitis C?, Tiffany S. Huang, MD

Trauma Informed Approach to Sexual Assault in Primary Care, Madeline Taskier, MD

Breast Cancer Screening in High Risk Individuals, Natalie Antosh, MD


Depression in Black Men: Disparities in Diagnosis and Treatment, Amy Nwaobasi, MD


Integrated Behavioral Health (IBH) Program Updates and Evidence for IBH in SUD, Rachelle Rene, PhD, BCB, HSMI


Management of Recurrent Bacterial Vaginosis, Barbara Cymring, MD


Teratogenic medication usage in primary care of women of reproductive age, Krys Foster, MD, MPH, FAAFP


Osteoporosis, Susan Mockus Parks, MD


Management and Diagnosis of Hypothyroidism, Catherine Guariglia, MD


ADHD in Adolescents and Adults, Hannah Facey, MD


Heart Failure Transitions of Care Program, Samantha Macko, PharmD


Pharmaceutical Management of Weight Loss, Jake Schutzman, MD


Contraception for PCPs 2021, Krys Foster, MD, MPH, FAAFP


COPD Topic Discussion, Clarice Resso, PharmD and Farzana Tarannum, PharmD


Qualitative Research Methods, Erin Kelly, MD


Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA): What’s New in GINA 2021?, Christopher Chambers, MD


Medical Nutrition Therapy for Diabetes, Cheryl Marco, RD, CDE


What Children Learn about Death from Film, Elissa Miller, MD


The Evolution of Breast Imaging, Susanna M. Nazarian, MD, PhD, FACS


Amplified Pain Syndrome in Children, Catherine Soprano, MD and Katherine S. Salamon, PhD


Outpatient Anticoagulation Management, Anne du Breuil, MD


Chronic Kidney Disease for the PCP, Lilli Flink, MD

“Taking the Pulse of Jefferson Primary Care: Provider and Team Wellness Survey Results and Next Steps”, Randa Sifri, MD; Amy Cunningham, PhD, MPH; and Keith Sweigard, MD


Mindset, Medicine and You, Gregory A. Jaffe, MD, MSEd


Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome for the PCP, Madeline Taskier, MD