The 2020 Hospital Medicine Summit (HMS) is an innovative, multisupported, multifaceted educational initiative designed to provide important educational updates from leading experts on conditions that are commonly encountered by healthcare clinicians practicing in the hospital and internal medicine settings.
This Hospital Medicine Summit Proceedings Monograph summarizes recent clinical trial data, practical strategies and detailed discussions presented by leading experts during the September 26, 2020 virtual symposium.
Alpesh Amin, MD, MBA, FACC, MACP, SFHM
Thomas & Mary Cesario Chair of Medicine
Professor of Medicine, Business, Public Health, Nursing Science, and Biomedical Engineering
Executive Director, Hospitalist Program
Medical Director, Anticoagulation Services
University of California, Irvine
Kathleen Wildasin, MA
This educational initiative has been designed for physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, and pharmacists who practice in hospital and internal medicine settings.
Drift, Shift, Evolve: Keeping Abreast of the Role of Antiviral Therapy in the Management of Seasonal Influenza
Assessment and Management of Hyperkalemia in the Hospital Setting: Optimizing Patient Outcomes
Optimizing Transitions from Hospital to Home: Best Practices for Reducing Readmissions in Heart Failure
The Impact of COVID-19 on Hospital Medicine
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Dr. Alpesh Amin, MD, MBA, FACC, MACP, SFHM
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