Search Criteria : Conferences in 2020
Jun 01 - Dec 31, 2020 | USD $2062.50
Eating Disorder Essentials Course is organized by The Australian Centre for Eating Disorders (ACFED) and will be held from Jun 01 - Dec 31, 2020. Suitability: The Eating Disorder Essentials training course is suitable for anyone who is likely to encounter eating disorders in their work. This might include counsellors, psychologists, psychotherapists, addiction specialists, life coaches, doctors, psychiatrists, nutritionists, nurses and social workers at all levels of experience and qualification. Conference Description: Our 5-Day course provides a solid foundation to enable you to successfully recognise and treat a range of eating disorders. This comprehensive eating disorders course is in line with the latest thinking from a range of psychological approaches. You will learn practical and effective skills that will enable you to engage with clients and offer them constructive help to recover from their eating disorder. You may also contribute your own expertise as this course provides opportunities to share experience and make discoveries. You will learn: • How to distinguish an eating disorder from disordered eating • To understand and motivate people with eating disorders • How to assess and conceptualise each disorder • How to build a comprehensive treatment plan • Prioritising treatment strategies for over and under eaters • How to encourage and sustain change • The effects of dietary chaos on mood and physiology • Micro skills from traditional and newer therapies • How to deal with emotional eating and cravings • How to manage resistance and relapse • Body image, media and historical influences • How eating disorders affect men After the course: • Health professionals who complete the 5-Day course eating disorder training course can become an ACFED approved eating disorder practitioner. • You can choose to be included on our database and receive referrals via our website. • Your work in the field of eating disorders will be in demand, and may increase your profitability if you are in private practice and/or may increase your future employment prospects. • ACFED approved practitioners will be able to use our logo to promote their skills, and they will receive referrals, regular network newsletters and offers. • This course can also be taken in addition to our 3-Day Comprehensive Non-Diet Approach for Clients with Weight Concerns course and our 3-Day Practical Skills for Eating Disorders to elevate you to Silver or Gold ACFED Approved Practitioner status. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Jun 01 - Dec 31, 2020 | USD $1237.50
Psychological Approaches for Clients with Weight Concerns is organized by The Australian Centre for Eating Disorders (ACFED). Start Date: Jun 01, 2020 Expires Date: Dec 31, 2020 You will learn about: • Understanding the mechanics of weight gain and weight loss • Maintaining factors, a model for treatment • Working with ambivalence - useful exercises and tests • Motivational approaches • Hunger and appetite • Relationship issues, self-sabotage and collusion • Mindset interventions • Emotional and comfort eating • Dealing with psychological plateaus • Body image interventions. After the Course: Health professionals who complete the Psychological Approaches for Clients with Weight Concerns course will become an ACFED approved practitioner. You can choose to be included on our database and receive referrals via our website. Your work in the field of Clients with Weight Concerns will be in demand, and may increase your profitability if you are in private practice and/or may increase your future employment prospects. ACFED approved practitioners will be able to use our logo to promote their skills, and they will receive referrals, network news and offers. This course can also be taken in addition to our 5-Day Eating Disorders Essentials course and our 3-Day Practical Skills for Eating Disorders Course to elevate you to Silver or Gold ACFED Approved Practitioner status.
Sep 11 - Dec 05, 2020 | Credit Hour : 64 | USD $5495.00 | Minneapolis, Minnesota
Orthodontic Fundamentals for General & Pediatric Dentists: A Four-weekend Workshop is organized by University of Minnesota - Continuing Professional Development and will be held from Sep 11 - Dec 05, 2020 at Lynda J. Young Conference Room, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America. Accreditation: This CME Conference has been approved with a maximum of 64 Fundamental Credit Hours Target Audience: Dentist Description: As more general and pediatric practices add orthodontic services, ensuring quality patient care—and developing a thoughtful referral system—is essential. After completing our four-module program, you will obtain fundamental skills in orthodontic diagnosis and treatment planning, fixed orthodontic appliances, and aligners. This training program helps you develop a model for establishing referral partnerships with orthodontic professionals. Learn How To • Develop your referral network • Assess growth changes and fundamentals of growth modification • Complete and interpret orthodontic-centric panoramic films, intraoral scans, clinical photography • Create a problem list and initial plan • Discuss orthodontics beyond tooth movement • Recognize complex problems • Evaluate the treatment of adults • Analyze fixed orthodontic appliances considerations • Utilize contemporary esthetic brackets and bracket placement guidelines • Evaluate self-ligating versus conventional ligation options • Consider appliance prescription options • Place attachments • Fabricate vacuum-formed and bonded retainers Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Oct 21 - Dec 31, 2020 | Credit Hours 12.5 | USD $150 | Portland, Oregon
UW PTC - Clinical Practicum: Oregon is organized by National Network of STD Clinical Prevention Training Centers (NNPTC) and will be held from Oct 21 - Dec 31, 2020 at Portland, Oregon, United States of America. This Course has been approved for a maximum of 12.5 Credit Hours. Description: The clinical practicum includes basic examination skills, skill development in sexual history taking, review of clinical case studies, and hands-on experience in the STD clinic and laboratory. The practicum includes participation in performing STD-related examination of patients in the presence of a skilled preceptor. Laboratory training includes hands-on training in the practice of rapid syphilis tests and saline and darkfield microscopy. Continuing Education is available. The practicum is designed for clinicians and for students in medical professions training programs who have had previous training or experience in performing pelvic exams. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
AOTrauma Seminar - Young AO is organized by AOTrauma and will be held from Nov 22 - Dec 03, 2020 at Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Nov 22 - Dec 04, 2020 | CME : 60 | EUR €4590.00 | Kampala, Central
Tropical Medicine Excursions is organized by TROPMEDEX and will be held from Nov 22 - Dec 04, 2020 at Cassia Lodge, Kampala, Central, Uganda. This conference has been approved for a maximum of 60 CME hours. Description: The TROPMEDEX round-trip excursions are designed for a maximum of 13 healthcare professionals who wish to improve their clinical skills in tropical medicine and travelers’ health in the endemic regions of Uganda, Tanzania and Ghana. Tropical medicine experts from Africa and Germany supervise individual on-site bedside teaching, laboratory sessions (hands-on microscopy of parasites in the blood, stool, urine and skin) and give lectures (in English) on up-to date issues in tropical medicine and travelers health in various hospitals and research institutions. The curriculum covers the epidemiology, clinical manifestations, diagnosis, treatment, prevention and control of the most important tropical infectious diseases. In addition the participants get an insight into the local healthcare systems and explore during medical field excursions the fantastic scenery and prolific flora and fauna of Africa. Each excursion is accredited with 60 CME hours by the Medical Association in Düsseldorf, Germany. Objectives: Practice-oriented training courses in the tropics are essential for healthcare professionals to the prompt, correct diagnosis and treatment of tropical infectious diseases. TROPMEDEX organizes theses course for doctors, physicians, travel medicine practitioners, GP’s, public health experts, nurse practitioners and laboratory scientists to Africa. • More travellers return from the tropics with tropical diseases • More refugees and asylum-seekers come to the Western world with „unknown“ infections • Due to global warming tropical diseases, such as malaria and Dengue fever, spread to temperate climate zones Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Nov 27 - Dec 02, 2020 | Free | New York City, New York
96th Annual Greater New York Dental Meeting (GNYDM) is organized by Greater New York Dental Meeting (GNYDM) and will be held from Nov 27 - Dec 02, 2020 at Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York City, New York, United States of America. Description: The Greater New York Dental Meeting has again planned an unparalleled educational program for 2020, featuring some of the most highly regarded educators in the field of Dentistry. There is a choice of full-day seminars, half-day seminars, essays, hands-on workshops, glass-enclosed workshops on the exhibit floor, and a Live Patient Demonstration Area that is sure to fascinate even the most discriminating dentist and staff. For 2020, The Greater New York Dental Meeting is proud to offer a greatly expanded World Implant Expo, the Fifth Annual Global Orthodontic Conference, 3D Printing Conference, Oral Health Symposium, Pediatric Summit, Women's Program and again Dental Laboratory Education. It is important that your staff members take advantage of the many educational opportunities available. This will enable your dental team to excel in delivering the finest dental care in the world. Invite your staff to participate; you will reap the rewards immediately. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Nov 28 - Dec 02, 2020 | AUD $1220.00 | Hobart, Tasmania
55th Australian and New Zealand Society of Nephrology (ANZSN) Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM) is organized by Conference Design Pty Ltd. The session is held from Nov 28 - Dec 02, 2020 at Hotel Grand Chancellor Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia. Description: Participation is open to all individuals who are enthusiastic about nephrology. Professionals from a variety of fields will be visiting the ASM including: • Nephrologists • Senior scientists • Trainees and students in nephrology • Retired nephrologists • Pro-Vocational Physicians • Scientists undertaking higher degrees • Allied health professionals • Renal Nurses • Dietitians • Trade and Industry Representatives • Policy Makers • Academics 2020 Scientific Program Themes • Developmental Biology • General Nephrology – Pregnancy-associated • Environmental Sustainability • General Nephrology – Other • Experimental Immunology • Genetics • Experimental Tubulointerstitial Disease • Haemodialysis – CKD-MBD/Anaemia/Adequacy • General Nephrology – Acute kidney injury • Haemodialysis – Vascular Access • General Nephrology – Epidemiology and Public Health Haemodialysis – Other • General Nephrology – Health Services Research • Interventional Nephrology • General Nephrology – Glomerulonephritis • Paediatrics • General Nephrology – Cardiovascular/Hypertension • Peritoneal Dialysis • General Nephrology – Renal Genetics • Transplantation Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Nov 28 - Dec 03, 2020 | Bucharest, Bucuresti - Ilfov
8th ESO-SIOP Europe Masterclass in Paediatric Oncology is organized by European School of Oncology (ESO) and will be held from Nov 28 - Dec 03, 2020 at Bucharest, Bucharest - Ilfov, Romania. Course Description: ESO and SIOP-Europe are pleased to announce the eighth Masterclass in Paediatric Oncology. This clinically-oriented educational program has been designed for young pediatric oncologists who wish to improve their skills in the clinical management of common childhood tumors. It is designed to offer a unique learning experience, providing practice-oriented training and the teaching sessions will focus on the application of the most recent research findings to clinical practice. Practical training will be offered in the frame of clinical case presentations, prepared and presented by the participants for an interactive discussion. All participants will reside at the Masterclass venue and participation is mandatory throughout the course. Main Topics: • Central nervous system tumors • Neuroblastoma • Soft-tissue sarcoma • Bone tumors • Wilms’ tumor • Rare tumors • Leukaemia • Lymphoma Learning Objectives: • Qualified training in pediatric oncology to improve knowledge of the main topics listed below • Improve skills in dealing with cancer problems as a whole • Improve knowledge of current clinical practice and state of the art treatment • Improve doctor-patient communication as well as doctor-parent communication Main Topics: • Bone tumours • Central nervous system tumours • Leukemia • Lymphoma • Neuroblastoma • Rare tumours • Soft-tissue sarcoma • Wilms’ tumour Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Nov 29 - Dec 11, 2020 | USD $1245.00 | Santiago, Santiago
12-Night Antarctica Adventure CME Away™ is organized by Sea Courses Inc and will be held from Nov 29 - Dec 11, 2020 at Silver Cloud, Santiago, Chile. The target audience for this medical event is family physicians, specialists, and allied health care professionals. Course Description: The aim is to provide evidence-based material, as well as practical and relevant clinical pearls that will be easy to implement into one’s own medical practice. Conference attendees will be invited to complete a pre-course Needs Assessment to assist the faculty with the development of their presentations. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.