Satellite Events

The Satellite events are part of the FMX experience and allow attendees to gain additional knowledge and CME credit. Choose from a wide range of topics and enjoy this opportunity to speak with colleagues who may be treating a patient with a similar issue or diagnosis.

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Improving Outcomes for Patients with Gout: Updates on Diagnosis and Evidence-Based Management

Provided by Integritas Communications Group, Supported by AstraZeneca


11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Managing Onychomycosis Patients: Expectations, Treatment, and Outcomes

Provided by North Carolina Academy of Family Physicians, supported by PharmaDerm, a division of Fougera Pharmaceuticals Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sandoz Inc.


6:30 – 9:00 p.m.

Navigating a New Era of Personalized Type 2 Diabetes Care: Taking the Road Less Traveled  

Provided by Vindico Medical Education, supported by Boehringer-Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Lilly USA, Inc.


6:30 – 9:00 p.m.

The ABCs of Binge Eating Disorder: What Every Practicing Family Physician Should Know  

Jointly provided by American Academy of CME and peerXchange, supported by Shire Pharmaceuticals


Wednesday, September 30, 2015

6:30 - 8:00 a.m.

Optimizing the Management of Irritable Bowel Syndrome with Constipation (IBS-C) and Chronic Idiopathic Constipation (CIC): Evidence-based Strategies to Reduce the Burden of Disease and Improve Patient Care and Satisfaction  

Jointly provided by Medical Learning Institute Inc. and PVI, PeerView Institute for Medical Education,     supported by Allergan


11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Balancing the Yin and Yang of Chronic Opioid Therapy: Ongoing Management of Common Side Effects

Jointly provided by Global Education Group and Integritas Communications, supported by AstraZeneca


11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Practical strategies for individualized T2DM: A Multimodal Approach to Optimize Safety, Efficacy and Improve Patient Care 

Provided by Potomac Center for Medical Education (PCME), supported by AstraZeneca


11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Improving Treatment Tolerability and Remission, and Fostering Optimal Communication Among Patients With Major Depressive Disorder: A Personalized Approach to Improve Patient Outcomes  

Jointly provided by Medical Learning Institute Inc. and PVI, PeerView Institute for Medical Education, supported by Allergan


6:30 – 9:00 p.m.

Overactive Bladder: Skills to Enhance Patient-Clinician Communication  

Provided by Albert Einstein College of Medicine, supported by Astellas


6:30 – 9:30 p.m.

Obesity and Overweight Management: From Soup to Nuts (and Meds)  

Provided by Primary Care Education Consortium, supported by Primary Care Metabolic Group


6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Anticoagulation Therapy in Primary Care: Keeping Your Finger on the Pulse of Current Clinical Recommendations

Provided by Global Education Group, supported by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals and Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.


Thursday, October 1, 2015

6:30 – 9:00 p.m.

The Diabetes Quiz Game: Optimizing Type 2 Diabetes Management with GLP-1 Receptor Agonists

Provided by Clinical Care Option, supported by Lilly USA, LLC.