UCSF Fresno Presents Second Annual Medical Update in the San Joaquin Valley

WHO: UCSF Fresno’s Department of Internal Medicine and Community Medical Centers WHAT: The second annual “Medical Update in the Valley” is a continuing education program for physicians, nurse practitioners and others who provide primary care. More than 100 health care professionals are expected to attend. Various health issues and best practices for treatment will be covered.

WHEN: Friday, March 11th from 4pm to 6pm and Saturday, March 12th from 8 am to 5:15 pm

WHERE: UCSF Fresno Center for Medical Education and Research, 155 N. Fresno Street in downtown Fresno.

INTERVIEWS: Saturday, March 12 in between 10 and 10:30 am and 12:15 and 1 pm  John Ambrose, MD, Chief of Cardiology at UCSF Fresno and course director of this continuing education program

  • Vipul Jain, MD, MS, Associate Professor of Medicine, UCSF Medical Director, Chronic Lung Disease Program Health conditions that will be discussed include:
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Allergen Immunotherapy
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Concussion/Mild Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Dermatology
  • Difficult Patient
  • Gout
  • Heart Disease in Women
  • Hypertension
  • Hypothyroidism

UCSF Fresno Medical Education Program 155 N. Fresno Street Fresno, CA 93701 (559) 499-6400

  • Lung Cancer Screening and Evaluating Patients with Lung Nodules
  • Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)
  • Obesity Epidemic
  • Obstructive Lung Disease
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pain Management
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sports-Related Injuries
  • Stroke/ Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)

For more information, please call (559) 499-6421 ext. 56421 or email [email protected]