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Welcome to the 2022 Washington ACP Annual Meeting. Below is the schedule for the precourse and annual meeting days. 

Annual Meeting Chairs: Anita Chopra and Deepthi Mani 

Precourse – Thursday, November 3, 2022


1:00pm - 2:00pm

Track 1: Outpatient Precourse

By Precourse Chairs – Nkeiruka Duze and Prachi Munshi

Cardiovascular Risk Assessment & Management in Asymptomatic Patients

By Ranjini Krishnan, MD, MS, FACC

The Business Side of Inpatient Medicine

By Christopher Kim, MD, MBA, SFHM


2:00pm - 3:00pm

Update in Women’s Health

By Megan Loring, MD

Caring for Transplant Patients in the Hospital 

By Yilin Zhang, MD & Jesse Levin, MD


3:00pm - 4:00pm

Update in Ambulatory GIM 

By Addie McClintock, MD & Chris Knight, MD FACP

LAMA Drama

By Raman Palabindala, MD, MBA


4:00pm - 5:00pm

Chronic Pain Management

By Andrew Friedman, MD

Updates in Hospital Medicine Presented by SHM

By Rachel Thompson, MD & Therese Franco, MD SHM FACP


5:00pm - 6:00pm

SHM Networking Reception

Day 1 – Friday, November 4, 2022


6:30am - 8:30am




7:15am - 8:15am

Workshops Round 1

Unconscious Bias in the Care of Patients

By Ben Danielson, MD


By Natalia Murinova, MD, MHA

Alcohol Use Disorder & Withdrawal

By Shamin Nejad, MD

Wellness Workshop by Wellbeing Champions

By Cathrine Wheeler, MD, FACP

How to Get Better at Diagnosis

By Doug Paauw, MD, MACP


8:15am - 8:30am




8:30am - 8:45am

Governor’s Welcome & Story Slam

By Governor Chris Knight, MD MPH FACP


8:45AM - 10:15AM

COVID-19 Symposium

By Jeff Duchin, MD, Shireesha Dhanireddy, MD, Janna Friedly, MD


10:15AM - 10:30AM




10:30am - 11:00am

Residents’ Session: Oral Presentations


11:00am - 11:40am

Dermatology Review

By Kendra Bergstrom, MD


11:40am - 12:20pm

Diabetes Update (Multiple Small Feedings of the Mind Format)

By Savitha Subramanian, MD

Cardiology Update (Multiple Small Feedings of the Mind Format)

By Neal Chatterjee, MD, MSc


12:20pm - 12:30pm

Q & A


12:30PM - 1:45PM

Lunch, Awards, and Business Meeting


1:45pm - 2:45pm

Addressing Racial Disparities in Healthcare

By John Vassall, MD, FACP


2:45pm - 3:00pm



3:00pm - 3:50pm

Updates in Nephrology and Q&A

By Henry Mroch, MD, FACP, FASN


3:50pm - 4:22pm

Residents’ Session: Oral Presentations & Story Slam


4:22pm - 5:25pm

Debate on Diverticulitis and Antibiotics

By Seth Cohen, MD, MSc & Jeffery Jacobs, MD


5:25pm - 6:30pm

Governor’s Reception & Poster Judging

Day 2 – Saturday, November 5th, 2022


7:00am - 8:30am



7:15am - 8:15am

Workshops Round 2

Mentoring & Training Leaders to Improve Diversity

By Nwando Anyaoku, MD, MPH, MBA

Antibotics for the Internist/Antibiotic Stewardship

By Rupali Jain, PharmD & Paul Pottinger, MD, DTMH, FACP, FIDSA

Advocacy Updates

By Stephanie Fosback, MD, FACP


By Arinola Dada, MD

Challenging Patient Encounters

By Sarah Steinbruger, MD


8:15am - 8:30am

Break & Story Slam


8:30AM - 9:15am

Mental Health Update

By Lydia Chwastiak, MD


9:15am - 10:00am

Society & Medicine: Food Insecurity

By Priya Fielding Singh, PhD


10:00am - 10:30am

Residents’ Session: Oral Presentations


10:30am - 10:45am



10:45am - 12:15pm


Articles That Changed My Practice

By Rachel Safran, MD & Michael Stewart, MD


12:15PM -1:45PM

Story Slam

Lunch, Medical Jeopardy, Abstract Awards


1:45PM - 2:45PM

Workshops Round 3

Outcome Differences in Women of Color

By Nkeiruka Duze, MD, FACP & Teera Crawford, MD

Sports Medicine Workshop

By Greg Nakamoto, MD, FACP & Leslie Yen, MD

Opoid Use Disorder

By Jared Klein, MD, MPH & Amy Kennedy, MD, MSc

Volunteering for Physicians

By Anita Chopra, MD, FACP; Seema Abbasi,MD; Christopher Yang, MD; Mehr Grewal

FACP Workshop 

By Chris Knight, MD, FACP


2:45PM - 3:00PM



3:00PM - 3:40PM

Pulmonology & Critical Care/Sepsis

By Richard Kim, MD


3:40pm - 4:30pm

Drug Updates

By Chris Knight, MD, FACP


4:30pm - 4:45pm

Story Slam & Closing Remarks

By Chris Knight, MD, FACP

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