Continuing Medical Education Conferences in USA
American Association for the Surgery of Trauma (AAST) 78th Annual Meeting is organized by merican Association for the Surgery of Trauma (AAST) and will be held from Sep 18 - 21, 2019 at Sheraton Dallas Hotel, Dallas, Texas, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Sep 18 - 21, 2019 | CME 20.00 | USD $1000 | Anesthesiology
Current Anesthesia Practice is organized by Northwest Anesthesia Seminars (NWAS) and will be held from Sep 18 - 21, 2019 at Hilton Sedona Resort at Bell Rock, Sedona, Arizona, United States of America. Target Audience: This course is designed for physicians, certified registered nurse anesthetists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, registered nurses and other medical care providers who must maintain state-of-the-art knowledge of the anesthesia specialty or are impacted by it. Accreditation: The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists: This program has been prior approved by the AANA for 20 Class A CEC; AANA Code #1036591; Expiration Date 9/21/2019. Physician Assistants: The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 20 hours of Category I credit for completing this program. Registered Nurses: NWAS is an approved provider for the following state nursing boards: Arkansas State Board of Nursing (Provider Number 50-7480), California Board of Registered Nursing (Provider Number 4833), District of Columbia Board of Nursing (Provider Number 50-7480), Florida Board of Nursing (Provider Number 50-7480), and the Georgia Board of Nursing (Provider Number 50-7480). This program offers 20 contact hours. Program Purpose: Presentations are designed to facilitate the physician, nurse specialist, and other providers maintaining skills of the same kind to review and update knowledge and abilities in one or more of these areas vital to the practicing professional: Possess the scientific background for clinical practice Maintain state-of-the-art knowledge of not only the specialty, but also of all additional related disciplines which may impact it Maintain an up-to-the-minute armamentarium of knowledge and skills for the selection and use of complex equipment, pharmacological agents, and procedures necessary for the provision of quality patient care Manage self and colleagues to function toward common goals in the clinical setting, the clinical and educational institutions, and the community in which the practice resides Serve as an expert in matters involving health care delivery; serve as an informed manager of clinical and educational services provided, including the acquisition and distribution of resources necessary in meeting professional goals Provide assistance with and support of other service providers, departments, institutions, and organizations dependent upon the professional expertise of the practitioner. Presentations are designed to facilitate the healthcare provider in reviewing, updating, and/or expanding knowledge and abilities in one or more of these areas vital to the practicing professional. Objectives: At the conclusion of this activity, the participant will be able to: • Apply the pertinent physical and behavioral sciences - to include but not be limited to advanced anatomy and physiology, pathophysiology, chemistry, physics, psychology, and social sciences - as they impact and are affected by the planning, delivery, and monitoring of anesthesia and related services inherent in the anesthesia professions. • Explain the selection, dosing considerations with methods of administration, safe use, and contraindications and precautions of presented pharmacological agents through the understanding of their physico-chemical properties, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics, updated uses, and more recently developed additional, related, and similar drugs. • Outline comprehensive management plans for the group of patients discussed, whether related in age, physical status, cultural background, invasive procedure, anesthetic or analgesic requirements, clinical setting, adverse reactions, and/or goals of care. • Apply the principles of safety and asepsis in the performance of anesthetic procedures and administrations, equipment use, and other applications encountered during the provision of anesthesia and analgesia whether in the surgical unit, the labor and delivery suite, the pain management clinic, or other more remote location of anesthetizing services. • Incorporate the appropriate recommendations and/or requirements of pertinent external organizations, institutions, and professional groups - recognized as serving as the authority for and/or holding the responsibility to compile and approve such tenets - in the provision of anesthesia and related services, whether medical, legal, philosophical, ethical, or health care management standards. • Apply the new techniques in the clinical setting of the participant.
ASPMN 29th National Conference is organized by American Society for Pain Management Nursing (ASPMN) and will be held from Sep 18 - 21, 2019 at Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront, Portland, Oregon, United States of America. Target Audience: The target audience for the 29th National Conference includes registered nurses and advanced practice nurses practicing in pain management, as well as nursing faculty and nursing students with an interest in pain management. Description: This is the best conference for nursing professionals to gain knowledge and access cutting-edge expertise in the pain care field. Network with other healthcare professionals while taking advantage of contact hours, designed specifically for RNs, CNS, NPs, nursing researchers and nursing faculty. Conference Goals: • Discuss clinical options for the treatment of patients who require pain management nursing care. • Analyze clinical, research, sociocultural and legal developments in the field of pain management. • Advocate for the provision of comprehensive, evidence-based, quality care of individuals and their families experiencing problems related to persistent pain conditions. • Network with nurses and other health care professionals who focus on pain management in their practice. Program Objectives: • Learning objectives for each session will be posted on the ASPMN® Conference webpage at a later date. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available
Sep 18 - 21, 2019 | Hours 15.00 | Free | Ophthalmology
Las Vegas, Nevada
International Vision Expo West is organized by Reed Exhibitions and will be held from Sep 18 - 21, 2019 at Sands Expo Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States of America. Accreditation: 15 hours of ABO & NCLE approved continuing education. Description: Vision Expo West is the complete event for ophthalmic professionals, where eyecare meets eyewear and education, fashion and innovation mingle. Join over 15,000 eyecare professionals, buyers, and influencers at the largest optical event in America. Shop more than 5000 fashion and luxury brands for an unforgettable buying experience. Experience the latest industry advances in contact lenses, solutions, therapeutics and leading edge medical and diagnostic equipment. Engage in essential learning and networking that extends past the classroom onto the show floor and beyond. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
AACVPR 34th Annual Meeting is organized by American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR) and will be held from Sep 18 - 21, 2019 at Oregon Convention Center, Portland, Oregon, United States of America. Description: Plan to join AACVPR for four days of knowledge sharing and relationship building that will give you valuable tools, fresh skills and new connections. The power of cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation is limitless, as are the possibilities of how we can use these services to enrich patient lives. The AACVPR Annual Meeting attracts more than 1,000 cardiovascular and pulmonary nurses, exercise physiologists, respiratory therapists, physicians, behavioral scientists, registered dietitians, academic faculty, students, and other allied health professionals. These health care professionals gather at the Annual Meeting to learn about new technologies and services, as well as interact with other leaders in the field of cardiovascular and pulmonary rehabilitation. Educational Sessions Overview: Featured speakers, keynote addresses and approximately 40 educational breakout and hands-on sessions provide cardiovascular and pulmonary rehabilitation professionals with pertinent education they can directly apply to the care of their patients and the management of their programs. Educational sessions are offered in the following tracks tailored to attendees’ specific career paths and disciplines: • Cardiovascular Rehabilitation & Clinical Cardiology • Pulmonary Rehabilitation & Medicine • Innovative Leadership • Nutrition & Behavior Change • Program Management Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Sep 18 - 21, 2019 | USD $725 | Haematology
SABM 2019 Annual Meeting and PBM Certificate Course is organized by Society for the Advancement of Blood Management (SABM) and will be held from Sep 18 - 21, 2019 at Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America. SABM PBM Certificate Course with Exam will be offered on September 18, 2019. Continuing education credits for the four days of activity are estimated at 28 hours. Current highlights include: • President's Award: PBM as the Standard of Care • KEYNOTE: Creating a Culture of Safety within Large Healthcare Systems • PBM as a Public Health Issue • SABM Joint Sessions with American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) and Network for the Advancement of Patient Blood Management, Haemostasis and Thrombosis (NATA) • Breakout Sessions: 1) PBM in Various Clinical Scenarios - Trauma, GI Bleeding and Pregnancy; 2) Bleeding and POC Testing; 3) Pediatrics; 4) When Blood is Not an Option and 5) Perfusion • Boot Camp for PBM Program Implementation • How to Implement a Successful Preoperative Anemia Clinic • Hospital Costs and Reimbursement Associated with Preoperative Iron Deficiency Anemia Clinic in Colorectal Surgery • Research 2019: Top Patient Blood Management Articles of the Year • Abstract presentations SABM PBM Certificate Course with Exam: This immersion course provides participants with the knowledge and tools needed for those working in the field of PBM. This course was created by recognized clinical experts in the field of PBM. Whether you are a physician, nurse, perfusionist, advocate, or administrator, this course offers administrative guidance, PBM program principles, clinical concepts and best practice applications. Course highlights include: • Physiology of Anemia and Oxygen Delivery • Pre-op Evaluation and Preparation of the Surgical Patient • Peri-operative PBM • PBM in the Trauma Patient • Profound Anemia When Blood is Not an Option • Law, Ethics and Patient Rights Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Sep 18 - 19, 2019 | USD $2095 | Pharmacy and Medicine
Newark, New Jersey
Pharma CI Conference & Exhibition is organized by Pharma CI Conference & Exhibition and will be held from Sep 18 - 19, 2019 at Newark Liberty International Airport Marriott, Newark, New Jersey, United States of America. Who Should Attend: Each year, the Pharma CI Conference & Exhibition represents months of intensive research with the world’s leading experts in this field. We continuously consult with our distinguished Conference Advisors and other key industry leaders to ensure we have the most current issues and discussion topics in the program, so that every session is a must attend session. You will benefit from attending this event if you are an executive or professional from the pharmaceutical, biotech, medical device and diagnostics industries with responsibilities or involvement in the following areas: • Competitive Intelligence • Business Intelligence • Information Specialist • Commercial/Customer Insights • Strategic Planning • Market/Marketing Research • Decision Analysis/Decision Support • Business Analytics • New Product Planning/Development • Forecasting • Librarian • Brand Management/Product Management • Marketing • Business Portfolio Planning • Strategic/Business Analysis • Business Development • Licensing • Technical Analysis • Portfolio Management/Planning • Project Management • Risk Management • Research Planning • Research & Development • Regulatory • Scientist • Legal/Regulatory • Outsourcing • Manufacturing Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Sep 18 - 20, 2019 | CE 23.50 | USD $3695 | Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
Las Vegas, Nevada
Practical Advanced TMD Practice- Level 2 is organized by LVI Global and will be held from Sep 18 - 20, 2019 at LVI Main Campus, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States of America. This CE Conference has been approved for a maximum of 23.5 CE Credits. Course Description : It is designed to be a systematic and synergistic educational delivery of the practical, patient oriented material for maximum absorption that will allow the attendee to become experts in the field of Physiologic Dentistry. This set of courses will allow the participant to trouble shoot the myriad of difficult cases that need differential diagnoses involving the above disciplines. Course Objectives : • Discuss a gnathologist’s interpretation of computer generated data. • Utilize the EMG to identify ascending versus descending pain reference patterns. • Correlate objective data to patient history and physical findings • Discuss practical and relevant aspects of case stabilization including co-therapy. • Utilize advanced EMG/ESG data collection and interpretation protocols. • Utilize Scans 2, 13 and 15 to help diagnose the TMD condition. • Discuss the growth and development of the crania-facial structures. Course Topics : • Scan Interpretation • TMD • Anatomy • Physiology • Radiology • Pharmacology • Sleep Breathing Disorders • Risk Management Prerequisites: CORE I, CORE II, CORE III, CORE IV, LIVE CORE V, LIVE CORE VI, PAT 1 Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Sep 18 - 20, 2019 | USD $1795 | Medical Education
Washington, Dist Of Col
MEDICAID: INNOVATION AT WORK is organized by Medicaid Health Plans of America (MHPA) and will be held from Sep 18 - 20, 2019 at Grand Hyatt Washington, Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America. Why Attend? Medicaid Health Plans of America (MHPA) is an organization dedicated to protecting the financial and structural viability of the Medicaid program to ensure access to needed health services for America’s underserved populations. MHPA supports efforts to address the needs of the Medicaid beneficiaries through innovative strategies that drive better health outcomes, greater beneficiary choice, and whole person care. Description: Medicaid Health Plans of America (MHPA) is the national voice of Medicaid managed care organizations. Founded in 1995, MHPA represents the interests of the Medicaid managed care industry through advocacy and research to support innovative policy solutions that enhance the delivery of coordinated, comprehensive, cost-effective, and quality healthcare for all Medicaid enrollees. MHPA is dedicated to protecting the financial and structural viability of the Medicaid program to ensure access to needed healthcare services for America’s underserved and vulnerable populations.Our nation’s Medicaid program is ripe for disruption, and Medicaid health plans are driving innovation to modernize this critical 54-year-old federal-state partnership. MHPA19 - Medicaid: Innovation at Work, will serve as the nexus of transformative technologies, federal and state policy discussions, and Medicaid managed care’s focus on the member and their experience. MHPA19 will consist of three innovation-focused tracks – Technology, Policy, and Operations. MHPA19 will serve as the interchange of transformative technologies, state policy innovation and the member-centered experience.
Sep 18 - 22, 2019 | Free | Orthodontics
Washington, Dist of Col
2019 AOS Annual Meeting & Distinguished Lecture Series is organized by American Orthodontic Society (AOS) and will be held from Sep 18 - 22, 2019 at Hilton Washington DC National Mall Hotel, Washington, Dist of Col, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.