TOMA and the TXACOFP invite you to attend the 15th Annual Convention. This year's convention will be held in-person and virtually, June 17 - 19, 2022 at the Sheraton Arlington Hotel in Arlington, TX.

Join fellow osteopathic physicians from across the state for thought-provoking lectures, valuable networking opportunities, and ample time to share best practices. 

Schedule at a Glance

Friday, June 17, 2022 
8 - 9 a.m.

Acupuncture Concepts for Primary Care
Sajid Surve, DO; UNTHSC TCOM

9 - 10 a.m.

Gut Health - Probiotics, Prebiotics, and Beyond
Matthew Barker, DO; Integrative Pain and Wellness Center

10 - 10:30 a.m.

Refreshment Break

10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Interventional Treatments for Degenerative Joint Disease (Opioid credit)
Christine Vidouria, DO

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Osteopathic Approach to the Psychiatric Patient
Jamon Blood, DO; The University of Texas at Tyler Health Science Center

12:30 - 1:45 p.m.

Lunch on Your Own

1:45 - 2:45 p.m.

Preoperative Optimization of the Bariatric Surgical Patient
Jay Roberts, DO; Ultimate Bariatrics

2:45 - 3:45 p.m.

Recognizing Common Compensatory Patterns
Malinda (Mindy) Hansen, DO; UNTHSC-TCOM

3:45 - 4:15 p.m.

Refreshment Break

4:15 - 5:15 p.m.

Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease in the Primary Care Setting
Dante Paredes, DO; UNTHSC-TCOM

5:15 - 6:15 p.m.

CKD in Primary Care: Pre and Post SGLT2 inhibitors
Khadija Kabani, DO and Richard Fuquay, MD

6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Networking Reception sponsored by Ultimate Bariatrics
Saturday, June 18, 2022
8 - 9 a.m.

Human Trafficking in Healthcare: Recognize, Respond, Report  (Human Trafficking credit)
Carrie Schirato, NP; Reclaim611

9 - 10 a.m.

Strength Training for General Physical Preparedness for Primary Care Physicians
Dante Paredes, DO; UNTHSC-TCOM

10 - 10:30 a.m.

Refreshment Break

10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Osteopathic Manipulation Approaches to Neck Pain
Jamie Eller, DO; SHSU-COM

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

TOMA/TXACOFP Installation/Awards Luncheon

1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

Prostate Cancer/BPH/ED/Kidney Stones - What's New?
Jack Lewis, MD; USMD Urology Mansfield & Midlothian

2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Transition from Surgical Provider to Patient
Albert Yurvati, DO; UNTHSC-TCOM

3:30 - 3:45 p.m.

Refreshment Break

3:45 - 4:45 p.m.

The Effects of Climate Change on our Health
Jessica Edwards, DO; Zara Medical Aesthetics

4:45 - 5:45 p.m.

The Opioid Epidemic and Social Determinants of Health (Opioid credit)
Sahar Soliman, R.Ph, PhD; SHSU-COM

7 - 10:30 p.m. TOMA/TXACOFP Presidents' Celebration
Sunday, June 19, 2022
8 - 9 a.m.

Gout - What a Pain!
Craig Boudreaux, DO; SHSU-COM

9 - 10 a.m.

In the Home Stretch
Katherine Pederson, DO

10 - 10:15 a.m.

Refreshment Break

10:15 - 11:15 a.m.

COVID-19: Transforming Rural Healthcare with Health Literacy

11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis Leading to Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Shahid Aziz, DO; PPG Healthcare

12:15 - 1 p.m.

Box Luncheon

1 - 2 p.m.

Travel Miseries: Overview of Motion Sickness, Altitude Sickness, Traveler's Diarrhea and Jet Lag
Rob C. Allen, DO, FACEP; UIW-SOM

2 - 3 p.m.

2022 Medical Record and HIPAA Update: Recent Changes and Current Issues (Ethics/Risk Mgmt)
Jeffrey P. Drummond; Jackson Walker LLP

3 p.m. Adjourn 


The Texas Osteopathic Medical Association is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. 

The Texas Osteopathic Medical Association designates this program for a maximum of 21 AOA Category 1A credits and will report CME credits commensurate with the extent of the physician's participation in this activity. 

The TOMA/TXACOFP 15th Annual Convention has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the AOA Council on Continuing Medical Education. Attendees can earn 1 CME credit for every 60 minutes of educational time.