November 4-6th , 2022

Stone Mountain Park, Georgia


Atlanta Evergreen Marriott Conference Resort, Stone Mountain in Atlanta, GA

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Dear Physicians and Friends:

We are excited to announce that our next annual meeting will be held at Atlanta Evergreen Marriott Conference Resort, Stone Mountain in Atlanta, GA from November 4th to 6th, 2022. It will be the first time for a joint meeting held by Alliance of North American Chinese Physicians (ANACP), Chinese Neurological Association (CANA), and Chinese Medical Association of Atlanta (CMAATL). Similar to our previous meetings, the 2022 annual meeting will be an unique platform for American Chinese physicians and other health professionals to “Share, Learn, and Grow Together” through excellent multi-specialty CME courses and networking opportunities.

As part of the meeting, non-academic seminars, participatory entertaining events and group physical activities will be included. The details of the meeting program will be announced soon. We warmly welcome you to join us in Atlanta in 2022.

Time: November 4-6,2022
Address: Atlanta Evergreen Marriott Conference Resort
4021 Lakeview Dr,
Stone Mountain, GA 30083


President of Alliance of North American Chinese Physicians (ANACP): Lei Gao, MD
President of Chinese Medical Association of Atlanta (CMAATL): Charles Li, MD
President of Chinese Neurological Association (CANA): Jin Li, MD

Conference Schedule

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2022 Joint Conference of ANACP, CANA and CMAATL Atlanta, Georgia, November 5, 2022 

 Total available CME 10.5 AMA PRAMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM 

 7:00-8:00      Breakfast  

 General Sessions (8:00-13:30):  Total available CME 4.0 

8:00-8:10        Opening Remarks by ANACP, CANA and CMAATL  
Dr. Lei Gao of ANACP, Dr. Jin Li of CANA and Dr. Charles Li of CMAATL  

 8:10-8:55        Myocardial Ischemia Induced by mental stress – Psychosomatic medicine  
Wei Jiang, MD 
Professor of Psychiatry and Medicine  
Department of Psychiatry, Duke University, Durham, NC 

8:55-9:40        Colitis 
Bo Shen, MD 
Professor of Medicine 
Department of Gastroenterology, Columbia University, New York, NY 

9:40-10:00      Break/Exhibition 

10:00-10:30    Colon Cancer Screening in the United States. Endoscopic Therapy of Gastrointestinal Cancers  
Julia Massaad, MD 
Assistant Professor of Medicine 
Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 

10:30-11:00    Advances in Tuberculosis Testing and Preventive Treatment 
Oladele, Alawode, MD 
TB Consultant, Dekalb Board of Health 
Medical Director and USCIS Civil Surgeon 

11:00-11:30 A New Era of Stroke Management: The Past, Present & Future
Q. Tony Wang, MD. PhD.
Associate Professor of Neurology 
Director, Maimonides Comprehensive Stroke Center/NIR Fellowship 
Vice Chair of Neurology, SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University , Brooklyn, NY  

11:30-12:00 New Frontiers in Parkinson’s Disease: From Genetics to the Clinic 
Lin Zhang, MD. PhD. FAAN 
Professor of Neurology & Neurosurgery 
Department of Neurology & Neurosurgery  
UC Davis School of Medicine 
Sacramento, CA

Noon-12:30 Migraine Update and New Treatments  
Jin Li, MD, Ph.D., FAAN, FAANEM, CANA President 
Associate Professor of Neurology Department of Neurology 
New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY  

12:30 -13:00    Group Picture 

13:00-13:30     Lunch/Noon Lecture TBD

RM 1 – CMAATL: Update in Oncology  
Time: 13:30-16:00.  Total available CME 2.0 

13:30-14:00     New Advances in Oncology for General Practitioners 
David Chang, MD, PhD, FACP 
Virginia Oncology Associates, Hampton, VA

14:00-14:30     Updates on Lung Cancer  
Bordoni, Rodolfo, MD  
Northside Hospital Cancer Institute, Atlanta, GA  
14:30-15:00     Break/Exhibition 

15:00-15:30     Updates on Multiple Myeloma 
Solh, Melhem M, MD  
The Blood and Marrow Transplant Program 
Northside Hospital, Atlanta, GA

15:30-16:00    Updates on Hepatitis D management 
Enrique Martinez, MD  
Hepatology & Liver Transplantation 
Emory University Hospital Midtown 

RM2 -ANACP: Update in Internal Medicine  
Time: 13:30-16:00.  Total available CME 2.0  

13:30-14:00     Osteoporosis 
Wuqiang Fan, MD, PhD 
Department of Endocrinology  
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 

14:00-14:30    Oncological Emergency 
Fang Yin, MD 
RWJBarnabas Health, Somerville, NJ 

14:30-15:00    Break/Exhibition  

15:00-15:30     Management of CAD post ISCHEMIA trial  
Xiangke Huang, MD 
Assistant Professor 
Department of Cardiovascular Disease  
University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Chattanooga, TN  

15:30-16:00     Advances in Face Thread Lift  
 Zhengxiang Wang, MD 
 Wang Eye Clinic, Atlanta, GA  

RM 3 – Resident/fellow case presentation and panel discussion 
Time: 13:30-16:00 TBD

RM 4 –CANA: Update in Neurology  
Time: 13:30-16:00.  Total available CME 2.5 

13:00-13:30 Updates on Myasthenia Gravis  
Yuebing Li, MD., PhD.  
Department of Neurology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH  

13:30-14:00 Management Challenges in Multiple Sclerosis  
Huijuan Zhang, MD. PhD.  
Providence Healthcare, Kadlec Neuroscience Center, Richland, WA 

14:00-14:30 Assessment of Daytime Sleepiness 
Jingzi Shang, MD. PhD.,  
Neurology & Sleep Medicine, Wellstar West, GA 

14:30-15:00 Brief Introduction to Dysautonomia 
Ge Xiong, MD., PhD.  
Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Neurology  
UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 

15:00-15:30 Drug Resistant Epilepsy: Update in 2022- New Drug vs. Device  
Ning Zhong, MD., PhD 
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology 
California North State University 
Director, Kaiser Permanente North Valle Epilepsy Program Regional Co-Director, Kaiser Permanente Northern California Epilepsy Center 

15: 30-16:30 Neurology Resident and Fellow Presentation (TBD)  
Moderator: JinJun Luo, MD, PhD, FAAN, FAANEM  
Professor of Neurology, Department of Neurology  
Lewis Katz School of Medicine, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA  
Dongming, Cai, MD, PhD. 
Associate Professor of Neurology, Department of Neurology 
Icahn School of Medicine Mount Sinai, New York, NY 
08:00-17:30 Workshop for Autonomic Nerve Testing/Billing 
Qing Ni, MD.  
Qing Ni Newnan Neurology, Newnan, GA 
Lan Qin, MD 
Professor of Neurology, Department of Neurology  
University of Massachusetts, Worcester, MA 

08:00-17:30 Workshop for Portable EEG/EMG/Ultrasound Guidance 
William Tung, MD.  
Advanced Neurology Center, Atlanta, GA 

08:00-17:30 Workshop for Electromyography/Botox and Skin Biopsy  
Katherine K Wang, MD, PhD. 
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology  
Harvard Medical School, Mount Auburn Hospital, Harvard Vanguard Medical Association, Boston, MA  
Sara Chen, MD, PhD.  
Associate Professor of Neurology, Department of Neurology 
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical Group Neurology  
New Brunswick, NJ  

16:30-17:30 Workshop for Practice Forum Panelists:  
Howard Kuo, MD; NCC Neurology Care Center, Edison, NJ  
Lei Ding, MD; Medical PC, Flushing, NY  
James Wang, MD; Tri-State Neurology, Memphis, TN
Tony Wang, MD., PhD. Brooklyn/Flushing, NY

17:30-17:40 Closing Remarks: Kevin Xie, MD, CANA President-Elect 
Nevada Neurosciences Institute, Las Vegas, NV 

18:00-22:00 Dinner & Entertainment Performances

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