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CME Course Agenda

Please the main conference agenda for non-CME conference activities included in your CME registration pass.
All times in Central Time. Schedule subject to change/speaker availability. All CME sessions will be recorded.


All CME activities are in the Pollack Room.

8:30 AM - 8:45 AM
Improving the POTS Diagnostic Journey
Speaker: Lauren Stiles, JD, Stony Brook University

8:45 AM - 9:30 AM
The POTS Workup
Speaker: Brent Goodman, MD, Metrodora Clinic

9:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Small Fiber Neuropathies in POTS and Their Etiologies
Speaker: Kamal Chémali, MD, Case Western Reserve Univeristy

10:15 AM - 10:30 AM

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Non-Pharmacological Treatment Approaches to POTS
Speaker: Emily Rich, M/OT, OTL-R, Tucson Medical Center

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Pharmacological Treatment Approaches to POTS
Speaker: TBD

12:00 PM - 12:15 PM
Case Discussion

12:15 PM - 1:15 PM

1:15 PM - 2:00 PM
Autonomic Testing Demonstration 
Speaker: Kamal Chémali, MD, Case Western Reserve University

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Gastrointestinal Disorders in POTS
Speaker: Laura Pace, MD, PhD, Neurogastroenterologist

2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
The Importance of Screening for Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome/Hypermobility Spectrum Disorders in POTS
Speaker: Dr. David Saperstein, Center for Complex Neurology, EDS & POTS

3:00 PM - 3:15 PM

3:15 PM - 3:45 PM
Migraine and Other Headaches in POTS
Speaker: Svetlana Blitshteyn, MD, University at Buffalo

3:45 PM - 4:00 PM
Research Update: Vascular Findings in POTS & Implications for Treatment
Speaker: Alexis Cutchins, MD, Emory University

4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Emerging Therapies in POTS
Speaker: Sarah Diekman, MD, Diekman Dysautonomia, LLC

4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Closing Q&A Discussion
Moderator: Lauren Stiles, JD, Stony Brook University

After the CME course concludes, all CME guests are invited to attend the Poster Session in the Artist Foyer from 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM.

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