Search Criteria : Conferences in 2020
Jul 09 - 12, 2020 | USD $1,100.00 | Seattle, Washington
This conference has been CANCELLED which is scheduled to take place on July 9-12, 2020 in Seattle. AOSSM leaders, the planning committee, and the Professional Team are actively exploring options to provide components of the 2020 Annual Meeting in a virtual, online format. Information will be available in the coming weeks. American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM) Annual Meeting 2020 is organized by American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM) and will be held from Jul 09 - 12, 2020 at, Washington State Convention Center, Seattle, Washington, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Jul 09 - 12, 2020 | CME : 16 | MOC : 16 | Contact Hours : 16 | Credit Hour : 16 | Hours : 16 | USD $1,095.00 | Mackinac Island, Michigan
Endocrinology for Primary Care is organized by Medical Education Resources (MER) and will be held from Jul 09 - 12, 2020 at Grand Hotel, Mackinac Island, Michigan, United States of America. Target Audience: This program is targeted to office-based primary care providers and other health professionals with updates in primary care medicine. Accreditation: Credit Designation: Medical Education Resources designates this live activity for a maximum of 16 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. ABIM MOC Recognition: Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 16 (part II) MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. American Academy of Family Physicians: This Live activity, Internal Medicine for Primary Care, with a beginning date of July 6, 2020, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 16 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. American Osteopathic Association: These programs are approved for 16 hours in Category 2-A by the American Osteopathic Association. American College of Emergency Physicians: This program is approved by the American College of Emergency Physicians for a maximum of 16 hours of ACEP Category I credit. American Academy of Physician Assistants: AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for Category I credit from AOACCME, Prescribed credit from AAFP, and AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 16 hours of Category I credit for completing this program. Nursing Accreditation: • This CE activity provides 16 contact hours of continuing nursing education. • Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 12299, for 16 contact hours. Pharmacy Accreditation: Medical Education Resources (MER) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. MER designates this continuing education activity for 16 contact hours (1.6 CEUs) of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education. Learning Objectives: Upon completion of this program, participants should be better able to: • Diagnose and tailor treatment strategies for Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes • Review the diagnostic criteria and therapeutic approaches to osteoporosis and other calcium related disorders • Interpret the diagnostic criteria for dyslipidemia and design individualized treatment • Describe the pathophysiology surrounding obesity and council patients on the various weight management strategies including patient selection criteria for surgery • Discuss current diagnostic and treatment approaches to thyroid nodules and disorders • Describe the approach to diagnosis and treatment of adrenal insufficiency and syndromes of adrenal hormone excess • Discuss initial evaluation and potential treatment options for pituitary tumors. Learning Outcome: • To provide updates in primary care medicine to office based providers.
Jul 09 - 10, 2020 | CME : 14.5 | Contact Hours : 14.6 | CEUs : 1.45 | USD $419.99 | Minneapolis, Minnesota
2-Day: 2020 Geriatric Conference is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held from Jul 09 - 10, 2020 at Minneapolis Marriott West, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 14.6 contact hours / 1.45 CEUs / 14.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Target Audience: • Nurses • Nurse Practitioners • Clinical Nurse Specialists • Physician Assistants • Physical Therapists • Physical Therapist Assistants • Occupational Therapists • Occupational Therapy Assistants • Speech-Language Pathologists • Social Workers • Physicians Course Description: Are you keeping up with the current recommendations and guidelines? No matter your specialty, you MUST know how to address the unique concerns of the older adults under your care. Geriatrics is a field in and of itself, but many of us haven’t had extensive training on the nuances and complexities that make treatment challenging. In this comprehensive program, geriatric expert, Nanette Lavoie-Vaughan, MSN, ANPPC-C, DNP, will guide you through the normal and abnormal changes of the aging mind and body, providing you with the knowledge that will improve the care you provide. Nanette is passionate about her work and looks forward to sharing her expertise with you. Leave with practical and insightful tips and tools you can use the next day! • Identify complications and respond more appropriately • Confidently and effectively communicate with patients and their families • Provide safer and more effective care Get Management Strategies and More for: • Alzheimer’s Disease & Dementias • Pain Management • Geriatric Pharmacology • Geriatric Emergencies • Managing Challenging Behaviors • Caregiver Stress & Burnout • And Much More Objectives: DAY ONE: Session 1: Differentiating Dementias Objectives • Identify the signs and symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. • List appropriate diagnostic tests to achieve accurate diagnosis. • Devise interventions that are effective and promote positive communication between staff, family & the older adult. Session 2: Geriatric Pharmacology: Tools for the Healthcare Professional Objectives • Apply techniques and identify strategies to avoid adverse drug events and drug disease interactions. • Develop individualized monitoring plans for geriatric patients through the evaluation of high risk medications. • Identify at least three new guideline recommendations related to geriatric pharmacology. Session 3: Pain Management in the Elderly Objectives • Implement controlled substance/pain management contracts into practice. • Recognize symptoms of controlled substance and alcohol misuse and abuse. • Describe best practice methods for prescribing in the geriatric population. DAY TWO: Session 1: Managing Geriatric Behaviors: Wandering, Aggression, Malnutrition and More Objectives • Review strategies to diminish the occurrence of behavioral problems in individuals with dementia. • Discuss behavioral and environmental techniques to diminish challenging behavioral problems. • Identify how cognitive impairment in older individuals is affected by environment, caregiver schedules, and responses to the behaviors. Session 2: Geriatric Emergencies Objectives • Develop strategies to identify abuse and neglect. • Distinguish etiologic and pathologic factors associated with neurological, orthopedic, abdominal, cardiovascular & pulmonary emergencies. • Discuss the atypical presentation of the elderly and how to effectively manage comorbidities. Session 3: Top Ten Medications to Avoid in the Geriatric Patient Objectives • Discuss how to apply age-sensitive principles for medication dosing and management to clinical scenarios. • List key questions useful for identifying and managing polypharmacy in older adults.
Jul 09 - 11, 2020 | CPD : 40 | USD $2,120.00 | Melbourne, Victoria
Advanced Paediatric Life Support (APLS) Course is organized by Advanced Paediatric Life Support (APLS) Australia and will be held from Jul 09 - 11, 2020 at Advanced Paediatric Life Support, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. CPD Accreditation: Candidates who are members of RACGP & ACRRM may be eligible to receive 40 QI&CPD points for an Accredited Category 1 Activity. Course Description: The Advanced Paediatric Life Support course is widely recognised as the international gold standard in paediatric emergency training courses. Established in 1997 and taught throughout Australia, this comprehensive three-day course introduces the structured approach to the emergency management of ill and injured children. Entrance Requirements: The Advanced Paediatric Life Support (APLS) course is suitable for doctors, nurses and paramedics looking to increase their confidence and clinical skills in paediatric acute care. This course is designed for graduates with a minimum of 2 years’ experience. APLS is the recommended course for all hospital staff working in clinical environments where children and adolescents are cared for, by the RACP's National Standards for the Care of Children and Adolescents. Course Outcomes: Candidates who complete the APLS course will issued a certificate of completion upon: • Fully attending the three-day course • Successfully completing all required course assessments • Successfully completing the required pre-course APLS online learning modules APLS certificates are valid for five years from the date of issue. Course structure: The course covers the following themes: Life support • Basic life support • Advanced support of the airway and ventilation • Cardiac arrest management and defibrillation Diagnosis and management of the seriously ill child • Breathing difficulties • Shock • Abnormal pulse rate and rhythm • Decreased conscious level • Convulsing child Diagnosis and management of the seriously injured child • Chest injury • Abdominal injury • Head trauma • Spinal injury • Burns and scalds • Electrical injuries and drowning Practical procedures • Airway and breathing • Circulation • Trauma • Interpreting trauma X-rays • Stabilisation and transfer Further topics: • Fluid and electrolyte management • Acid-base balance • Pain management • Septic child • Neurological assessment • Resuscitation of the baby at birth and more Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Jul 09 - 11, 2020
American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (AANP) Virtual Convention 2020 is organized by American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (AANP) and will be held from Jul 09 - 11, 2020. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Jul 09 - 11, 2020 | EUR €450.00
Nice shoulder e-course 2020 is organized by Pascal Boileau, MD and will be held from Jul 09 - 11, 2020. Description: Welcome to this three-day shoulder e-course, covering arthroscopic and prosthetic surgery. The program includes live e-symposia with leading shoulder surgeons, cases discussion sessions, relive surgery sessions, workshops and talks on demand . Objectives: By the end of the course, surgeons will be able to: • Understand the various techniques for rotator cuff repair, including double/single row, transosseous anchorless repair, partial repairs, and use of growth factors and graft augmentation. • Address the options for the treatment of massive rotator cuff tears including tendon transfers, with or without reverse shoulder arthroplasty. • Develop strategies for the treatment of shoulder instability including: labral repairs, tendon transfers for humeral bone loss, bone graft procedures, and coracoid transfer (Latarjet- procedure) for glenoid bone loss. • Understand physio-pathology and various approaches for the treatment of Proximal Humerus Fractures including: conservative treatment, ORIF, hemiarthroplasty and reverse shoulder arthroplasty with reconstruction of the tuberosities. • Understand shoulder injuries including acromio-clavicular dislocations. • Understand and apply current concepts for shoulder arthroplasty. • Understand the postoperative complications and outcomes following anatomic and reverse shoulder arthroplasty. • Understand and develop strategies for revising loose or failed shoulder arthroplasties. • Apply innovative methods of assessment and management of various shoulder disorders. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Bill Shearer ALS/BLS Competition 2020 is organized by Emergency Medicine Learning and Resource Center (EMLRC) and will be held from Jul 09 - 10, 2020 at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel at the Entrance to Universal Orlando, Orlando, Florida, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Jul 09 - 10, 2020 | CEUs : 14.4 | USD $175.00
2020 Summer Global Nursing Symposium is organized by University of Riverside and will be held from Jul 09 - 10, 2020. This Conference has been approved for a maximum of 14.4 CEUs. Description: The theme of the symposium is Nursing Practice, Nursing Education, Nursing Management, and Disaster Management. Nurses play a pivotal role in the promotion, maintenance and restoration of health. There is a global trend of shifting the focus of healthcare services from traditional hospital setting to community and home care. The role of nurses in the delivery of primary, secondary and tertiary care is evolving as the mode of delivery of healthcare services undergoes major transformation. Nursing is increasingly concerned with system-wide innovative approaches to advance the provision and quality of care in community and home settings. The symposium will provide a valuable opportunity for nurses from different cultural backgrounds and diverse fields to changing role of nurses in community and home care from international perspective, to promote the generation and implementation of evidence based practice in community and home nursing. Through sharing and exchange of information on the latest developments in the disciplines among experts from across the globe, the Symposium will contribute to formulating global and regional strategies in advancing nurses role as well as developing policy initiatives in as it relates to nursing practice, nursing education, nursing management and disaster management. Topics: 1) Nursing Practice • Innovations in Patient Care • Nursing Practice Model Reform • Acute and Critic Care • Care of Chronic Patients • Symptom Management • Transitional Care • Community Nursing • Evidence-based Practice • Advanced Nursing Practice • New Nursing Technology • Care of Patients With Different Cultural Background 2) Nursing Education • Innovations in Nursing Education • Problem-based Teaching and Learning • Evidence-based Teaching and Learning • Students Critical Thinking and Caring Competency Training • Students Clinical Reasoning and Decision Making Competency Training • Use of New Technology in Nursing Education • Graduate Nursing Education Reform • Faculty Development • International Nursing Education 3) Nursing Management • Innovations and Reforms in Nursing Management • Human Resource Management • Quality and Safety of Nursing Care • Nursing Outcome Study • Crisis and Risk Management • Use of It in Nursing Management • Professional Career Development of Clinical Nurses • Health Policy Study 4) Disaster Nursing • Heath Challenges in the New Century • Education and Training • Community Preparedness • Disaster Response • Community Resilience
Jul 09 - 12, 2020 | Contact Hours : 21.5 | Free
130th Annual Florida Pharmacy Association (FPA) Meeting and Convention is organized by the Florida Pharmacy Association (FPA). This Online CME Conference is held from Jul 09 - 12, 2020. Accreditation : The Florida Pharmacy Association is authorized by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. Up to 21.5 contact hours are accessible upon successful completion of attendance and evaluation forms. Universal Activity Numbers (UAN) on the brochure. Statements of continuing education will be ready for you to download and print from your member/nonmember profile in about four weeks after the meeting. FPA reports continuing education credits to CE Broker and CPE Monitor. This is an ACPE knowledge-based session. Consultant Approval 20-771932. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jul 09 - 10, 2020
Ambulatory Surgery Center Association (ASCA) 2020 Virtual Conference & Expo is organized by the Ambulatory Surgery Center Association (ASCA). This Online CME Conference is held from Jul 09 - 10, 2020. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.