Department of Continuing Professional Education Spring Meetings

Organized by the Department of Continuing Professional Education, MedStar Health is offering a variety of CE conferences this spring that provide an opportunity to gain knowledge of new treatments and techniques and network with leaders in the field through interactive case studies and presentations. MedStar associates may earn CE credits and discounted registration is available. For more information and to stay up to date, please visit

Spring 2021

Diabetic Limb Salvage (DLS 2021)
April 7 to 10 – An Interactive Virtual Experience
Conference Chairman: Christopher Attinger, MD; John Steinberg, DPM
Course Directors: Cameron M. Akbari, MD; Karen Kim Evans, MD; J.P. Hong, MD, PhD
MedStar Associates may attend complimentary using code: DLSMS

Update on Diabetes XLIII
April 15, 2021
A Virtual Conference
Course Directors: Issam E. Cheikh, MD; Paul A. Sack, MD
Registration Opening Soon!

Abdominal Wall Reconstruction (AWR 2021)
June 9 to 12 – A Dynamic Virtual Conference with Expert Faculty
Conference Chair: Parag Bhanot, MD
Course Directors: Karen Kim Evans, MD; William W. Hope, MD; Jeffrey E. Janis, MD
MedStar Associates may attend for $100 using code: AWRMS

40th Annual Cherry Blossom Seminar: An Update on Arthroscopy, Arthroplasty and Sports Medicine
April 23 to 24, 2021
A Virtual Conference
Course Chairman: M. Mike Malek, MD
Course Co-Chairmen: Jeffrey S. Abrams, MD; Steven J. Svoboda, MD, Colonel (retired), US Army

Esophageal Cancer Conference
April 24, 2021
A Virtual Conference
Course Directors: Puja G. Khaitan, MD; Shervin Shafa, MD

Frontline: Cardiovascular Care in the Community
May 1, 2021
A Virtual Conference
Course Directors: Carolina I. Valdiviezo, MD; Allen J. Taylor, MD; Sriram Padmanabhan, MD
Course Co-Director: James C. Welsh, MD, MBA, MPH

Advances in the Management of Prostate, Kidney, and Bladder Cancers
June 18 to 19, 2021
Virtual Education
Course Directors: Michael B. Atkins, MD; Keith J. Kowalczyk, MD;
Ross E. Krasnow, MD, MPH; Young Kwok, MD; Paul D. Leger, MD, MPH;
George K. Philips, MBBS, MD, MPH; Suthee Rapisuwon, MD

For more information and to stay up to date, please visit