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Med Reunion 2019 CME Program Schedule and Objectives

Current Topics in the School of Medicine
Presented by Expert Faculty
Saturday, September 28, 2019


Recent Advances in Understanding and Treatment of Alzheimer's Disease
Presented by George T. Grossberg, M.D.

Saint Louis University’s Audacious Attack on the Opioid Epidemic
Presented by Fred W. Rottnek, M.D., MAHCM

Saint Louis University Clinical Experience Using the MatriStem UMB Wound Healing Device
Presented by Bruce A. Kraemer, M.D., F.A.C.S and Alexander Y. Lin, MD, F.A.C.S


  • Review recent research in Alzheimer's Disease
  • Review implications for diagnosis and management

  • Discuss the elements of SLU’s Center for Substance Use Disorder and Pain Management

  • Identify a specific way to support SLU School of Medicine's efforts to promote responsible opioid use and evidence-based prescribing patterns

  • Integrate prevention, treatment and/or recovery services into their practices or into their referral patterns

  • Recognize the difference between M1 & M2 macrophage directed wound healing

  • Interpret wound healing results in the context of site-specific constructive remodeling

  • Recognize the healing potential of the newer extracellular matrix (ECM) wound healing devices

  • Recognize how the needs of wounds managed with the ECM wound devices differ from standard would care therapies and treatment.


Saint Louis University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation

Saint Louis University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.