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                                        Thursday, May 25, 2017                                                  Baptist Princeton Bariatric Unit, POB II, Suite 120,                                           Birmingham, Alabama 35211

7:30am  - 8am          Registration                                                                         Breakfast provided by: HRO                                                                                8am – 9am                Rhinosinusitis
                                     Dr. Bradford A. Woodworth                                    UAB School of Medicine, James J. Hicks Professor of         Otolaryngology -Head and Neck Surgery​
9am – 10am             Basic EKG Interpretation, 
                                    Dr. Sahil P. Attawala                                             Cardiac Electrophysiologist,  Princeton Heart Services, POB III
10am – 10:15am          Break
10:15am – 11:15am     Guardianship and Conservatorships                                                                  Matthew Talley, JD, LCS                                      Robert Cornelius, PD Law Firm.
11:15am – 12:15pm      Multiple Sclerosis Update                                            12:15pm – 12:45p        Lunch                                                                 Provided by Trish Zruma.  Southern Care Hospice
12:45pm – 1:45pm        High Impact Leadership                                                                                        Cynthia Watts, BA                                                        Owner, Watts Management Solution, Certified Life  and Work Coach
1:45pm – 2:45pm          Burn Out in the Workplace,                                                                       Jessica Mays, MSW, LCSW, PIP                                                                           Clinical Social Worker, Compassus Hospice 
2:45pm – 3pm    Break: Snacks provided by Human Resource Options
3pm – 4pm         Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment: An                                                         Interdisciplinary Approach                                                                                  Camilla Gaines,  ALAII, LGSW LMSW Social Worker,                                   Canterbury Methodist Church                                               4pm- 5pm           Factors that Influence Mal-Absorption after                                                      Bariatric Surgery                                                                                                    Kathryn Fields,RN, BSN                                                                                         Interim Bariatric Manager, Princeton Bariatric Unit
5pm  Evaluations and Certificates    Evaluations must be signed. Hours  awarded for hours attended.
Contact Hours: Nurses: 9.6 ABNP1246 expires 1-21-2019; 8.0 Social Workers ABESW#0100, expires 8-31-1017;   8.0 Occupation Therapy/Assistants.  8.0 Physical Therapy/Assistants and 8.0 Respiratory Therapist (Class attendance to be determined if information is applicable by therapist).  8.0  Nursing Home Administrators.  5.0 , 0.0 hours applied toward required hours for cognitive development/dementia training, Assisted Living Administrators. 

Cost: $75.00. Mail payment to Human Resource Options, Post Office Box 310996, Birmingham, Alabama 35231, or pay with the paypal button with credit card . Assisted Living Administrators , Cost $50.00 (approved for 10am to 4pm. You are welcome to attend the entire day, if desired.


​​​ Bradford A. Woodworth, MD, FACS, James J. Hicks Professor of Otolaryngology, Residency Program Director, University of Alabama at Birmingham & Associate Scientist, Gregory Fleming James Cystic Fibrosis Research Center. Dr. Woodworth earned his Doctorate in Medicine from Tulane University, Residency in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at Medical University of South Carolina and his Fellowship in Rhinology at University of Pennsylvania. He has lectured on endoscopic sinus and skull base surgery at numerous national and international venues, published over 130 journal articles and 30 text book chapters, and is the editor of two Rhinology textbooks. He and his mentored students/residents have also been awarded numerous regional, national, and international honors including the Edmund Prince Fowler Award from the Triological Society for best thesis, the American Rhinologic Society Young Physician Scientist Award and Cottle Award, as well as the American Academy of Otolaryngology Medical Award.                                                                                                                                                                                                   Rhinosinsitis                                                                                                                        At the conclusion of this presentation, participant has will have knowledge of:                                                      ***How to list functions of the sinus and nasal cavities and understand general anatomy. ***How to define the major classes of sinusitis. ***How to define the major classes of sinusitis. ***How to compare and contrast the underlying pathophysiology of acute and chronic sinusitis. ***How to identify underlying factors leading to chronisitis. ***How to describe the basic medical and surgical treatment of acute and chronic sinusitis (Including allergic fungal sinusitis.)

Sahil P. Attawala, MD,
earned his Medical Degree at Michigan State University, Residency (Chief Resident), Fellowship (Cardiology and Cardiac Electrophysiology at Washington University in St. Louis Barnes-Jewish Hospital. He is a Cardiologist in Cardiac Electrophysiology at Princeton Heart Services. His publications include: High Prevalence of Atrial Fibrillation in Severely Obese Patients Despite Significant and Sustained Weight Loss and Bariatric Surgery, Attaway, S., Meyer, J., Eagon, C., Cuculich, P., Abstract Presentation, Nice, France. Invited speaker at Washington University Internal Medicine Grand Rounds; Role of Inflammation in Atrial Fibrillation. Attaway, S., Invited speaker at Washington University Mentors in Medicine Symposium. Smear Negative Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Infection in an Immunocompetent Patient. Attawa, S., Chen, W. American College of Physicians-Missouri Chapter, Osage Beach, MO.                                                                                                                                                                   Basic EKG Interpretation.                                                                    At the conclusion of this presentation, participants will have knowledge of:                                                                      ***How to perform basic ECG interpretation ***How to identify emergency based ECG***Action taken.

Robert Matthew (Matt) Talley, JD, LCSW, Attorney at Law,
earned his Juris Doctorate in Probate and Family Law, Masters of Science in Social Work, and Bachelor of Psychology at University of Alabama. He is a Licensed Certified Social Worker. Matt has membership with Alabama and Birmingham Bar Associations. He practices in Jefferson, Shelby, and St. Clair counties. His specialty is serving the elderly and mentally ill adult and geriatric populations. He serves as Program Coordinator of Mental Health Services, working with mentally ill adult and geriatric clients. Matt speaks for public and seminar venues, topics include “The Challenges Facing the 50 year old daughter(son)”, “Three Documents You Must Have Before You Grow Old”, “Veteran’s Benefits Few Have Heard of that Provides over $2,000 monthly”, “Medicaid – What it is, How does one qualify, Do you Even want to qualify?”, “Asset-Protect Strategies for Seniors Who are not Millionaires”.                                                                   Guardianship and Conservatorships: Why are They Important in the Health Care World? World? 
At the conclusion of this presentation, participants will have knowledge of: of:                                                                     ***Why are Guardianship and Conservatorships important  ***The Guardianship and Conservatorship Process ***Court Process in General ***Guardianship in General ***Who may be Appointed ***The Advantages of Guardianships and Conservatorships ***The disadvantagesof Guardianships and Conservatorship.

Cynthia Watts, BA,   Owner, Watts Management Solutions, Certified Life and Work Coach, is a graduate of Samford University, earning a Bachelor of Arts in Human Resources. Cynthia is a Life and Work Coach. Cynthia’s management and leadership skills were very apparent as Integration Manager at Medworksrx (Pharmacy Company, where she implemented process to start, manage, and grow outpatient pharmacies in a managed or co-owned setting, including providing bedside delivery of medications to patients;   Performance Improvement Analyst at Baptist Health Systems, where she received, processed, and analyzed data from 12 resources for Quality Dashboards used for Performance Improvement, Facility Review, Administration and Medical Staff;  Director of Quality Management/Performance Improvement at Haven Hospital in Gainesville, Florida and Director of Quality and Risk Management, where she won Corporate Quality Awards, 1st and 2nd Place at Dialysis Clinic, Inc. in Albany, Georgia. She is a Professional Speaker at management training seminars, churches, education seminars with topics including but not exclusive of: “Ten Basic Personalities We Encounter at Work”, “Ways of Dealing with Different Personalities”, ”Leadership Team training for Corporate Boards, Administrators, Patient care Managers, and Management Teams for Quality and Regulatory education, celebrating improvement outcomes, and planning for continued success.                                                                                                                                                                                  High Impact Leadership                                                                            The learner will have knowledge to:                                                                                                                   ***Identify their strengths and weaknesses’ in each area of: Dealing with Change,  Being a Role Model, Decision Making, Motivation, and Communication.  ***Create an action plan to become a High Impact Leader with goals for immediate action, one month and thee months.   

Jessica Mays, MSW, LCSW, PIP, QCSW,
is a Clinical Social Worker for Compassus Hospice Care, where she completes psychosocial assessments, provides counseling and support to patients and families. Previous experience includes Director of Community Education for Geriatric Behavior Health at Baptist Princeton Medical Center and Clinical Social Worker, where she trained staff regionally for Horizon Health. She is a member of the National Ethics Committee where she aids in education for the Core Team.  Jessica provides educational to staff as well as the public. Jessica earned a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology with a minor in Congregational Studies at Samford University and a Masters in Social Work at University of Alabama. She is a member of the National Association of Social Workers, and has certifications as Qualified Clinical Social Worker (QCSW) and in Private Independent Practice (PIP).                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Managing Burn Out Burn Out                                                                                                   At the conclusion of this presentation,participants will have knowledge of:                                                                            **How to identify three different types of burnout  ***How to identify causes and clusters of burnout  ***Strategies to overcome/prevent burnout.  

​Kathryn Fields, RN, Bariatric Manager at Baptist Princeton Health System, maintains a full service bariatric clinic that demonstrates the necessary elements for accreditation as a Level 1 Accredited Bariatric Center by the ACS.                                                                                                                                                                                                           Factors that Influence Mal-Absorption after Bariatric Surgery                        At the completion of this presentation, participants will have knowledge of:                                                                           ***Defining the various forms of weight loss surgery ***Identify three forms of Bariatric Surgery  ***Define nutritional deficiencies per procedure.