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Pill and Thrills that Kill!

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Schedule: Thursday, April 10th

12:30 pm - 1:00 pm Registration -
1:00 pm - 1:05 pm Introduction and Welcome Stephen W. Borron, MD, MS
1:05 pm - 2:30 pm Analgesics: I Haven't Got Time for the Pain UAN #: 0156-9999-14-066-L01-P Salvador Baeza, PharmD
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm Break with Refreshments -
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm If It's Natural, It Must Be Good: Supplements That Can Kill UAN #: 0156-9999-14-067-L01-P Jose O. Rivera, PharmD
4:00 pm - 4:05 pm Presentation of John F. Haynes Medical Toxicology Award Stephen W. Borron, MD, MS
4:05 pm - 5:30 pm In a Drunken Stupor: Name Your Poison UAN #: 0156-9999-14-068-L01-P Jhonny Ordoñez, MD

Schedule: Friday, April 11th

7:30 am - 8:00 am Registration with Continental Breakfast -
8:00 am - 8:05 am Introduction and Welcome Stephen W. Borron, MD, MS
8:05 am - 9:15 am Where Am I? Trends in Poisoning & Its Management UAN #: 0156-9999-14-069-L01-P Anthony Tomassoni, MD, MS
9:15 am - 10:15 am All in a Day's Work: Environmental & Occupational Hazards UAN #: 0156-9999-14-070-L01-P Kurt C. Kleinschmidt, MD
10:15 am - 10:30 am Break with Refreshments -
10:30 am - 11:30 am Slow Burn: Update on Beta Blockers, Calcium Channel Blockers UAN #: 0156-9999-14-071-L01-P Richard T. Tovar, MD
11:30 am - 12:45 pm Learning Lunch - Toxicology Simulation UAN #: 0156-9999-14-072-L01-P Anthony Tomassoni, MD, MS
12:45 pm - 1:30 pm I Only Used a Little: Update on Drugs of Abuse UAN #: 0156-9999-14-073-L01-P Richard T. Tovar, MD
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm It's Not Just a Flesh Wound: Snakebite Review UAN #: 0156-9999-14-074-L01-P Miguel C. Fernández, MD
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm Sweet Revenge: Toxicity of Drugs for Diabetes UAN #: 0156-9999-14-075-L01-P Brett A. Roth, MD
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm Break with Refreshments -
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Don't Let that Pest Inside! Pesticide Review UAN #: 0156-9999-14-076-L01-P Stephen W. Borron, MD, MS

Schedule: Saturday, April 12th

7:30 am - 8:00 am Registration with Continental Breakfast -
8:00 am - 8:05 am Introduction and Welcome Stephen W. Borron, MD, MS
8:05 am - 9:00 am Home Is Where the Hurt Is: Household Products UAN #: 0156-9999-14-077-L01-P Stephen W. Borron, MD, MS
9:00 am - 10:00 am I'm All Shook Up: Neuropsychiatric Agents UAN #: 0156-9999-14-078-L01-P Richard T. Tovar, MD
10:00 am - 10:30 am Break with Refreshments -
10:30 am - 11:30 am Don't Metal with these Elements UAN #: 0156-9999-14-079-L01-P Mark L. Winter, PhD
11:30 am - 12:30 pm Figure Me This! Calculations in Toxicology UAN #: 0156-9999-14-080-L01-P Mark L. Winter, PhD

Conference Information

If you have any questions regarding this conference, send an e-mail to Cynthia Ogaz at: or call (915) 783-6204. Copies of this brochure may be printed from the CME web site at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center reserves the right to cancel this conference or make speaker substitutions in the event of unforeseen or extenuating circumstances. In an effort to conserve resources no printed materials will be available. Prior to the conference, you will receive an email with a link to conference materials for your downloading or printing. Conference dress is casual and each attendee is encouraged to bring a sweater or jacket for comfort during the meeting. Persons with disabilities who need auxiliary aids or services must submit a written request to Ms. Ogaz at the e-mail address listed above, so that appropriate arrangements can be made.

Registration Information

The registration fee includes breakfast, breaks, and lunch. Please notify us if you have any special dietary needs. Submit the registration form by one of the following methods: fax to 915-783-6220; e-mail to; or mail to 5001 El Paso Drive, El Paso, TX 79905 All cancellations must be made in writing and received on or before March 31, 2014 - a $20.00 processing fee will be charged. No refunds will be made after April 1, 2014. Registrations forms for this conference must be received on or before April 7, 2014. Registration forms will be accepted at the door and a $20.00 late fee will be assessed.

Program Location

El Paso Convention and Performing Arts Center
One Civic Center Plaza
El Paso, Texas
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