Check out the TXACP22 Agenda below! 

Optional Friday Pre-Course Sessions

POCUS WORKSHOP (Pre-Registered Required, Session is limited to 24 participants)
12:30 - 4:30 PM

Point-of-Care Ultrasound Skills for Internists through small group learning and hands-on training. Review principles of ultrasound basics/physics, machine controls and transducers; identify clinical syndromes where point of care ultrasound may guide diagnosis and treatment; obtain knowledge and skills in image acquisition, image interpretation. Pre-Course work to be reviewed during session: POCUS Online Learning Activities | Point of Care Ultrasound (POCUS) for Internal Medicine | ACP

Michelle Lopez, MD
Isha Puri, MD
Andaleeb Ahmed, MD, MPH
Carlos Ramos, MD, FACP
Rebecca Nekolaichuk, MD


ABIM SEP Modules: Updates in Internal Medicine (Pre-Registration Required)
1:00 - 3:00 PM

ABIM SEP Modules: Updates in Hospital Medicine (Pre-Registration Required)
3:00 - 5:30 PM

Austin Metting, MD, FACP, SFHM, DipABLM
Megan Newman, MD, FACP 

   Saturday October 29, 2022
TIME   Session 1  Session 2  
7:00-8:00 AM  Meeting Registration and Breakfast Break
7:00-8:00 AM DEI Committee Presents
Innovations in Care for Vulnerable Populations
Tim Mercer, MD, MPH, FACP
(pre-registration required)
Women in Medicine/Wellness Committee Presents
Wellness Resources for Members Breakfast
Megan Newman, MD, FACP
(pre-registration required)
 8:00-9:00 AM  Long COVID: Evidence and Treatments for the Enduring Pandemic
William Brode, MD
 Things We Do For No Reason™ - For Hospitalists
 Christopher Moriates, MD, FACP
8:30-9:30 AM Getting into Fellowship Panel
Moderated by Alejandro Moreno, MBBS, JD, MPH, MACP
8:30-10:30 AM Medical Student Poster Competition
9:00-10:00 AM  Treat Obesity First: Exploring the Paradigm shift and Novel Therapies
Tonia Vinton, MD
Evidence Based Lifestyle Changes:
Nutrition | Sleep | Exercise 
Noah Stratton, DO, FACP
Austin Metting, MD, FACP
Chelsea Chang, MD, FACP 
 9:00-10:00 AM  Medical Oncology ABIM Board Review
Jessica Jones, MD
10:00-10:30 AM  Break with Exhibitors/View Student Posters
10:35-11:35 AM Primary Care Multiple Small Feedings:
Dermatology | Orthopaedics | Ophthalmology
Brandon Danford, MD
David Vier, MD
William Flanary, II, MD
Hospital Based Multiple Small Feedings:
Cardiology | Pulmonology

Andaleeb Ahmed, MD, MPH
Harriet Kayanja, MD, PhD
11:45-12:15 PM Texas Chapter Annual Business Meeting 
Julia Andrieni, MD, FACP
Wilson Lam, MD, FACP
12:15-12:45 PM  ACP Update
Sue Bornstein, MD, FACP
12:45-1:20 PM  Chapter Awards Presentation
1:20-1:45 PM Break with Exhibitors
1:45-3:00 PM Residents Clinical Vignette Podium Competition 
Medical Students Clinical Vignette Podium Competition 
3:00-3:30 PM Break with Exhibitors/View Resident Posters
 3:00-5:00 PM  Resident Poster Competition
 3:30-4:30 PM Teaching Tips 
Assessment in Medical Education: Tensions and New Directions
MAJ Temple Ratcliffe, MD, MS-HPEd, FACP
Finances for Physicians  
Melvin Lau, MD
 4:30-5:00 PM Break  
5:30-7:30 PM  Welcome Reception 
 5:30-6:30 PM Keynote Welcome Reception
Humor in Medicine
Dr. Glaucomflecken
(pre-registration required due to limited seating)
 6:30-6:45 PM Abstract Awards Presentations 
Sunday, October 30, 2022 
 7:00-8:00 AM Product Theatre 
 7:00-8:00 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast 
7:15-8:00 AM  Advancement to Fellowship Breakfast 
Roger Khetan, MD, FACP
 8:00-9:00 AM Human Trafficking in Healthcare: Recognize, Respond, Report 
Carrie Schirato, RN, MSN, FNP-C, ACNP-C
 9:00 - 10:00 AM  Opiates Updates for Internists 
State Mandated
Biren Patel, MD
 10:00 - 10:30 AM Break with Exhibitors 
 10:30 - 11:30 AM Updates for Internist: Diabetes | Rheumatology 
Michelle Cordoba Kissee, MD
Emilia Dulgheru, MD
 11:30 - 1:30 PM Doctor's Dilemma Competition 

 Closing Remarks

Education Committee

Roger Khetan, MD, FHM, FACP, Host Governor
Chelsea Chang, MD, FACP, Program Co-Chair
Austin Metting, MD, FACP, SFHM, DipABLM, Program Co-Chair
Cynthia Peacock, MD, FAAP, FACP


12.5CME/MOC Available

Release Date: October 30, 2022
Termination Date: October 29, 2023

The American College of Physicians is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American College of Physicians designates this other activity (live component and enduring component) for a maximum of 12.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 12.5 medical knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credit claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.