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Chronic Disease Symposium 2021

About This Event

This virtual conference will provide comprehensive and clinically relevant information to optimize patient care and outcomes. Virtual platform supported by Zoom. Fully funded by the Winchester Medical Center Foundation.

Click here for the symposium flier which includes details about available continuing educational credits (CME/CE).


Subject to change

  • 8:15-8:30 a.m. Welcome, Overview of the day
  • 8:30-9:45 a.m. Spiritual Care in Clinical Practice and Spiritual Integration
    • Christina M. Puchalski, MD, MS, OCDS, FACP, FAAHPM, Executive Director, George Washington Institute for Spirituality and Health
  • 9:45-10:45 a.m. The Patient with Slow Gastric Emptying: Nutritional Implications
    • Carol Rees Parrish, MS, RDN, Nutrition Support Specialist, University of Virginia
  • 10:45-11:00 a.m. Break
  • 11:00-12:00 p.m. Glycemic Control in the Surgical Patient
    • Julie C. Costin, MSN, FNP-BC, Front Royal Endocrinology & Internal Medicine
  • 12:00 -1:00 p.m. Lunch/Breakout Rooms with Sponsors
  • 1:00-2:00 p.m. Updates on Warfarin Therapy and Treatment of Anemia in CKD
    • Amy Dolly-Kibler, BSN, RN-BC, Valley Health EPO/ Coumadin Clinic
  • 2:00-2:15 p.m. Wrap up & Evaluations

  • Registration Cost: Free
  • How to Register:

    CLICK HERE to register. 

    Registration closes on Thursday, November 4 at 12 noon.