Upcoming Medical Conferences in Costa RicaSearch Criteria : Costa Rica
Mar 10 - 14, 2019 | CME 20.00 | USD $925 | Puerto Jimenez, Puntarenas
Medical Spanish for the Healthcare Professional is organized by Medical Studies Abroad and will be held from Mar 10 - 14, 2019 at Crocodile Bay Resort, Puerto Jimenez, Puntarenas, Costa Rica. Accreditation: Physician Accreditation: The University of North Texas Health Science Center has requested that the AOA Council on Continuing Medical Education approve this program for 20 hours of AOA Category 2A CME credits. The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth designates this live activity for a maximum of 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ . CRNA Accreditation: This program has been prior approved by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists for 20.00 Class A CE credits. This conference teaches basic and intermediate Medical Spanish language skills to healthcare professionals. The course is held in Costa Rica and helps students implement the usage of their new language skills with native speakers in an immersion setting. This is a one week class that focuses on vocabulary and situations unique to the medical professional. The conference will improve your Spanish language skills and give you more confidence when communicating with Spanish speaking patients. Conference Objectives: The Spanish speaking population has grown tremendously over the past few decades and healthcare providers are challenged to communicate with this expanding patient population. The goal of this conference is to teach basic, intermediate and advanced Medical Spanish language skills in the classroom and to implement the usage of these skills with native Spanish speakers in an immersion setting. At the conclusion of this conference, participants should be able to improve their knowledge of Medical Spanish with a the ability to converse and take basic medical histories from Spanish speaking patients and have the ablility to give simple commands and instructions to this patient population. Intermediate and Advanced students will focus on improving their knowledge of Medical vocabulary and use of verbs and proper tenses. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Apr 04 - 06, 2019 | San josÃ©, San Jose
AOTrauma Course - Advanced Principles of Fracture Management is organized by AOTrauma and will be held from Apr 04 - 06, 2019 at San Jose, Costa Rica. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Apr 06 - 13, 2019 | CME 13.50 | Nosara, Guanacaste
Costa Rica Tropical Medicine and Wellness Retreat is organized by Wild Med Adventures, LLC and will be held from Apr 06 - 13, 2019 at Rayos Del Sol, Nosara, Guanacaste, Costa Rica. Target Audience: • Intended as continuing education for physicians, PA's, NP's, nurses, and medics who aspire to work or teach as a field instructor/provider in remote environments or who may work in remote clinics and deal with the injuries sustained in tropical environments. • Graduates from other wilderness medicine programs (e.g. FAWM, MFAWM) who want to gain experience and skills in Remote Medicine. • Individuals pursuing a Fellow of Wilderness Medicine degree (FAWM). Accreditation: Approved for up to 13.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits and a maximum of 13.5 WMS FAWM Credits (Actual credits earned or awarded towards your FAWM depends on personal credit needs, already logged credits and history with the WMS society). Conference Objectives: Attending This Course You Will: • Learn the latest practical hands-on wilderness medical skills for patient assessment, stabilization and evacuation. • Practice your skills while enjoying the beautiful beaches and waters of Costa Rica • Work with our expert faculty to develop your knowledge and awareness regarding tropical medicine • Obtain up to 13.5 hours of CME • This conference offers FAWM core and elective credits. Actual credits awarded depend on personal credit needs and history with a maximum of 13.5 credits. • Our program focuses on treatment of the most common injuries and illnesses encountered while traveling to tropical areas and remote locations. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Nov 20 - 23, 2019 | Guanacaste, Buenos Aires
25th Annual Conference on Women's Health: Care of Women Over 50 is organized by Symposia Medicus and will be held from Nov 20 - 23, 2019 at Guanacaste, Buenos Aires, Costa Rica. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Dec 05 - 08, 2019 | CME 16.00 | Carrillo, Guanacaste
Internal Medicine for Primary Care: Emergency Med/ID/Pulm/Rheum is organized by Medical Education Resources (MER) and will be held from Dec 05 - 08, 2019 at Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica at Peninsula Papagayo, Papagayo Peninsula, Guanacaste, Costa Rica. Target Audience: This program is targeted to office-based primary care providers and other health professionals with updates in primary care medicine. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 16 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Learning Objectives: Upon completion of this program, participants should be better able to: • Discuss the most important approaches to the febrile patient with potentially lifethreatening diseases in both hospital - and clinic-associated settings • Diagnose and manage important infectious disease syndromes in a range of organbased systems (urinary tract, respiratory and skin and soft-tissue) • Discuss practical steps to prepare the primary care office for emergency situations • List procedures to treat common, uncommon, orthopedic and wounds that present in the primary care office • Identify the pathophysiology and diagnostic approach of asthma, COPD and common respiratory infections • Design treatment strategies reflective of current evidence-based medicine for asthma, COPD and common respiratory infections • Perform a range of pulmonary diagnostics and be better prepared to handle pulmonary nodules and lung cancer • Differentiate between inflammatory and non-inflammatory joint pain and the differential diagnosis of each category • Evaluate and treat osteoarthritis, gout, fibromyalgia, and osteoporosis Learning Outcome: To provide updates in primary care medicine to office based providers Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available
UCSF Imaging Update in Costa Rica is organized by The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Office of Continuing Medical Education and will be held from Dec 08 - 13, 2019 at Los Suenos Marriott Ocean & Golf Resort, Playa Herradura, Puntarenas, Costa Rica. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Apr 01 - 04, 2020 | Guanacaste, Buenos Aires
24th Annual Spring Conference on Pediatric Emergencies is organized by Symposia Medicus and will be held from Apr 01 - 04, 2020 at Guanacaste, Buenos Aires, Costa Rica. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Nov 11 - 14, 2020 | Guanacaste, Buenos Aires
Hot Topics in Urgent & Emergent Care is organized by Symposia Medicus and will be held from Nov 11 - 14, 2020 at Guanacaste, Buenos Aires, Costa Rica. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.