FMX Faculty A-C

Suraj Achar, MD, FAAFP

Clinical Professor, Department of Family & Preventive Medicine, University of California School of Medicine, San Diego; Department of Orthopedics Rady Children’s Hospital of San Diego

FMX Sessions: Musculoskeletal: Low Back Pain, CME077, CME078; Neurologic: Dizziness and Vertigo: As the World Turns: Anatomy of the Dizzy Patient, CME099, CME100

Heidi Allespach, PhD

Director of Behavioral Medicine of the Family Medicine & Internal Medicine Residency & Subspecialty Fellowship Programs at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital

FMX Sessions: Psychogenic: Bipolar Disorder: The Family Physician’s Role in Management of Patients with Bipolar Disorders - Quieting the Maelstrom, CME163, CME164; Psychogenic: Depression, Suicide, and Mood Disorders: Gaining a Glimpse of the Sunrise: Managing Depression and Suicidality in Adolescents in Primary Care; CME167, CME168; Psychogenic: Substance Abuse and Addiction: Diagnosis and Management of Substance Use Disorders, CME171, CME172

Karen Antell, MD, MPH, FAAFP

Director of Maternity and Women’s Health Education, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Christiana Care Health System, Wilmington, Delaware; Physician, Westside Family Healthcare, Wilmington, Delaware

FMX Sessions: Reproductive-Female: Preconception Counseling: Doc, I Think I'm Pregnant: Opportunities for Preconception and Contraceptive Care, CME189, CME190

Robert A Baldor, MD

Vice Chairman and former Residency and PreDoctoral Director, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health; Director of Community Based Education, Office of Medical Education; Director of Health Policy Education, Meyers Primary Care Institute; Medical Director, Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center for Developmental Disabilities Evaluation and Research; Family Medicine Physician

FMX Sessions: Neurologic: Parkinson's Disease: Diagnosis and Treatment, CME103, CME104; Neurologic: Stroke, CME105, CME106; Cardiovascular/ Neurologic: Hospital Medicine Track, CME300

B. Wayne Blount, MD, MPH

Medical Director, JenCare, Atlanta, Georgia; Adjunct Professor, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia

FMX Sessions: Endocrine: Pituitary Diseases: In Family Medicine, CME037, CME038; Gastrointestinal: Cirrhosis and Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis, CME043, CME044; Gastrointestinal: Infectious Hepatitis: Hepatitis C in Family Medicine, CME047, CME048; Nephrologic: Urge Incontinence, Detrusor Instability, and Overactive Bladder: (OAB), CME095, CME096

Stephen P. Bogdewic, PhD

Executive Vice Dean, Dr. George W. Copeland Professor of Family Medicine, Associate Chair, Department of Family Medicine, Adjunct Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Indiana University School of Medicine; Professor (part-time), School of Public and Environmental Affairs, Faculty Member, University Graduate School, Indiana University; Family Therapist

FMX Sessions: Population-based Care: Rejuvenation: Bringing Energy and Passion to Your Work, CME151, CME152

Hugh Bonner, MD

Associate Director, Saint Francis Family Medicine Residency Program, Wilmington, Delaware; Director of Medical Grand Rounds, Saint Francis Healthcare; Past president and current board member, Delaware Academy of Family Physicians

FMX Sessions: Endocrine: Obesity Updates and Strategies in Management: Physician-Patient Teamwork Required, CME035, CME036

Fred H. Brennan, Jr., DO, FAAFP

Physician, Seacoast Orthopedics & Sports Medicine, Somersworth, New Hampshire; Head team physician, University of New Hampshire; Deputy Commander, New Hampshire Air National Guard 157th Air Refueling Wing Medical Group, Pease Air National Guard Base

FMX Sessions: Musculoskeletal: Introduction to Musculoskeletal Ultrasound and Guided Injections, CME417, CME418

Donald Joseph Brideau, Jr., MD, MMM

Physician; Chief Medical Officer and Chief Operating Officer, Inova Mt. Vernon Hospital; Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, George Washington University

FMX Sessions: Integumentary: Aesthetic Dermal Filler Injections for Facial Rejuvenation, CME403

Jennifer Brull, MD

CEO and Physician/Owner, Prairie Star Family Practice, PA; Clinical Director and Operations Manager, Doctors Without Delay; Meaningful Use Consultant, Kansas Foundation for Medical Care

FMX Sessions: Cardiovascular: Adult and Elderly Hypertension: Hypertension Best Practices, CME005, CME006; Cardiovascular: Adult and Elderly Hypertension PBL, CME007, CME008; Cardiovascular: Cardiovascular Pharmacology, CME017, CME018

Ariel Cole, MD, CAQ Geriatrics, FAAFP

Director, Geriatric Fellowship, Florida Hospital, Orlando; Assistant Director, Family Medicine Residency, Florida Hospital, Orlando; Clerkship Director, Geriatrics, Florida State University College of Medicine, Orlando; Assistant Professor, College of Medicine, University of Central Florida

FMX Sessions: Population-based Care: Welcome to Medicare Visit: The ABC's of CMS' AWV, CME157, CME158

Steven Cole, ATC, Sports Medicine-Athletic Training

Associate Athletics Director for Internal Operations and Administration, College of William & Mary

FMX Sessions: Musculoskeletal: Sideline Management Assessment Response Techniques (SMART), CME432; Musculoskeletal: Splinting, Wrapping, Casting and Taping, CME437-CME440

W. Joshua Cox, DO, FACOFP

Chair, Department of Primary Care, Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCUMB) College of Osteopathic Medicine, Missouri; Director, KCUMB Principles of Clinical Medicine course and Military Medicine honors track

FMX Sessions: Musculoskeletal: Acupuncture and Manipulation Techniques for Pain Management, CME400, CME401, CME402