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Dec 06 - 07, 2019 | Mexico city, Mexico City
Controversies, Art and Technology in Breast Plastic Surgery is organized by Mexican Association of Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery / Asociacion Mexicana de Cirugia Plastica, Estetica y Reconstructiva (AMCPER) and will be held from Dec 06 - 07, 2019 at Mexico City, Mexico. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jan 06 - 10, 2020 | CME 20.75 | USD $975 | Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco
Cardiology Update at Puerto Vallarta: A Focus on Prevention is organized by Mayo Clinic Cardiovascular Medicine CME (CV CME) and will be held from Jan 06 - 10, 2020 at Marriott Puerto Vallarta Resort & Spa, Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico. Intended Audience: This course is intended for healthcare professionals in practice or in training who are interested in preventive cardiology. This may include physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, exercise specialists, dieticians, health coaches, and others. Accreditation: AMA Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 20.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. ANCC Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 20.75 ANCC nursing contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. ABIM MOC Points Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 20.75 Medical Knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit. Other Health Care Professionals A certificate of attendance will be provided to other health care professionals for requesting credits in accordance with specialty societies or other professional associations. Course Description: The purpose of the meeting is to present state-of-the-art knowledge in cardiology with a clinically-based approach. The scope of the program is broad and will cover a wide spectrum of cardiovascular diseases but generally focused on prevention of coronary disease, stroke and sudden death. Expert faculty will present practical clinical approaches to diagnostics and latest management strategies of challenging and controversial topics in cardiology. To reinforce the knowledge gained from the course and ensure lasting value to each attendee’s practice, Mayo Clinic provides access to all course presentations with voice-over recordings after the completion of the course. Learning Objectives: Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to: • Identify basic and advanced screening strategies to identify CVD risk in clinical practice • Select evidence-based lifestyle and medication management strategies to manage CVD risk factors • Recognize indications for and impact of medication and surgical management of obesity • Cite the critical steps in management of patients with known CVD, including CAD, heart failure, atrial fibrillation, stroke, valvular heart disease, thromboembolic events • Recognize effective methods to identify and manage CVD risk in younger and older athletes
XXX National and International Course on Fundamentals and Updating in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Jan 13 - 18, 2020 | Mexico, Mexico City
XXX National and International Course on Fundamentals and Updating in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery is organized by Mexican Association of Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery / Asociacion Mexicana de Cirugia Plastica, Estetica y Reconstructiva (AMCPER) and will be held from Jan 13 - 18, 2020 at Mexican Association of Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery, Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jan 20 - 24, 2020 | Playa del carmen, Quintana Roo
AAPU 2020 Annual Meeting is organized by American Association of Pediatric Urologists (AAPU) and will be held from Jan 20 - 24, 2020 at Mayakoba, Playa del carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Feb 02 - 07, 2020 | Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco
23rd Annual Anesthesia meeting in Puerto Vallarta is organized by University of Michigan Department of Anesthesiology and will be held from Feb 02 - 07, 2020 at The Westin Resort & Spa, Puerto Vallarta, Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico. Course Description: This course is designed to provide the anesthesia provider with a review of the most recent information of many of the components that go into making a successful practice of anesthesiology. This meeting will focus on practical updates in clinical subspecialty areas in our field. The conference will include topics addressing the past, present, and possible future innovations of anesthesia machines as well as application of a model of uptake and distribution with implications of low and minimal flow and closed circuit anesthesia on cost and environmental impact. Systems based topics will include discussion of the state of global health in surgery and anesthesia, implications of the use of personal electronic devices and internet in the operation room, the impact of culture on patient safety, how the Multicenter Perioperative Outcomes Group analyzes data from academic and community hospitals across the country and shares clinical metrics with providers and practices, and why it is important to implement team training in healthcare. Pediatric topics will include practice of spinal anesthesia with a discussion of neurotoxicity, management of pediatric trauma, and the assessment of the pediatric patient with obstructive sleep apnea for ambulatory surgery. Cardiac anesthesia topics will include the management of the adult congenital heart disease patient for non-cardiac surgery and the management of the patient with right heart disease for non-cardiac surgery. A Neuroanesthesiology topic will focus on the perioperative considerations for patients having spine surgery and new surgical interventions for spine disease. Additional adult content will include an update on point of care coagulation testing and coagulation management, why it is important for today’s anesthesiologist to develop a Point of Care Ultrasound skill set, perioperative management of and update on newer angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors and angiotensin II receptor blockers, and review of the latest research and best practices to help prevent surgical site infections in patients undergoing anesthesia. Obstetric Anesthesiology topic will be an overview of epidemiology, diagnosis and management of postpartum hemorrhage along with a brief review of the evidence supporting common maternal early warning signs of hemorrhage. Acute and Chronic pain topics will include advanced musculoskeletal ultrasound imaging to facilitate peripheral nerve blocks and advances in interventional procedures to treat chronic pain. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Feb 12 - 15, 2020 | Cancun, Quintana Roo
24th Annual Winter Conference on Clinical Issues in OB/GYN is organized by Symposia Medicus and will be held from Feb 12 - 15, 2020 at Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Feb 24 - 28, 2020 | CME 24.75 | USD $880 | Cancun, Quintana Roo
Cardiology at Cancun: Topics in Clinical Cardiology is organized by Mayo Clinic Cardiovascular Medicine CME (CV CME) and will be held from Feb 24 - 28, 2020 at Marriott Cancun Resort, Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico. Intended Audience: This course is intended for Cardiovascular Specialists, Cardiac Surgeons, Cardiovascular Fellows, and Internists with interest in clinical cardiology. In addition, the course will be of value for Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, and Registered Nurses who practice in the field of Cardiology. Accreditation: Credit Statement Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 24.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. ANCC Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 20.75 ANCC nursing contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. ABIM MOC Points Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 24.75 Medical Knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Course Description: The purpose of the meeting is to present practical state-of-the-art knowledge in cardiovascular diagnosis and therapy. The scope of the program is comprehensive and will cover prevention, ischemic heart disease, heart failure, pulmonary hypertension, valvular heart disease, and heart rhythm disorders. Expert faculty will present evidence-based and practical clinical approaches to diagnosis and treatment. A case-based format with audience response interaction and ample time for discussion is planned. Late afternoon audience-interactive sessions on ischemic heart disease, heart failure, and arrhythmias are planned. Learning Objectives: Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to: • Use clinical and laboratory parameters to assess CV risk • Describe risk reduction strategies including lifestyle modifications and medications • Apply skills in lipid and hypertension management • Describe the latest diagnostic and management strategies in heart failure • Assess optimal patient selection for advanced therapies in severe heart failure • Summarize state-of-the-art practical approach to the management of complex coronary disease • Cite best practices for the management of patients with atrial fibrillation and ventricular arrhythmias • Summarize the newer concepts of management of heart failure, cardiomyopathies, and valvular disease
LI International Annual Congress of the Mexican Association of Aesthetic and Reconstructive Plastic Surgery
Mar 17 - 21, 2020 | Guadalajara, Jalisco
LI International Annual Congress of the Mexican Association of Aesthetic and Reconstructive Plastic Surgery is organized by Mexican Association of Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery / Asociacion Mexicana de Cirugia Plastica, Estetica y Reconstructiva (AMCPER) and will be held during Mar 17 - 21, 2020 at Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 27 - 29, 2020 | CME 12.00 | Puerto Morelos, Quintana Roo
Geriatrics and Pain Management for Primary Care is organized by MCE Conferences and will be held from Mar 27 - 29, 2020 at Now Sapphire Riviera Cancun, Puerto Morelos, Quintana Roo, Mexico. Target Audience: All Physicians and other Healthcare Professionals seeking clinical information about issues in Geriatrics and Pain Management. Accreditation: AMA/AAFP Equivalency – American Academy of Family Physicians: This live activity is being reviewed and will be acceptable for up to 12 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. AAFP Prescribed credit is accepted by the American Medical Association as equivalent to the AMA PRA category 1 credit toward the AMA Physicians Recognition Award. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Overview: This conference is designed to provide primary care practitioners with up-to-date, evidence-based information on commonly encountered issues in Geriatrics and Pain Management, while suggesting pragmatic approaches to clinical management. The discussion-based format of the conference will encourage audience participation through dynamic lectures, case-based studies, and hands-on workshops. Keynote speakers will present and critically assess recent advancements and industry updates in Geriatrics and Pain Management with the goal of enhancing the knowledge-base and core competence of attendees. The successful completion of this interactive program diagnosing, treating, and prescribing the most effective courses of treatment, with the ultimate goal of improving patient outcomes. Topics and Objectives: What is Geropalliative Medicine and Why Should we Integrate it into all Specialties? Objectives: 1) Attendees should be able to define the term geropalliative medicine. 2) Define the changing paradigm in measuring patient outcomes 3) Name the 6 domains to evaluate geropalliative outcomes Geriatric Frailty Syndrome Objectives: 1) Attendees should be able to define frailty 2) Discuss how frailty changes the course of patient outcomes 3) Name 3 physiologic signs you could use to help decide that a patient may be frail. Why Didn't Someone Warn Us? Objectives: 1) Name 3 geriatric syndromes we should all be evaluating in daily clinical practice.2) Discuss how to refine your prognostic abilities using clinical signs. 3) Define why you can warn patients and families of unintended outcomes and why the patient is at higher risk. Delirium 1 Objectives: 1) Name 3 types of delirium 2) Discuss what hospital induced delirium tells you about the patient's future risk 3) Define ACB score and why it is important Evidence Based Medical Prognostication Objectives: 1) Define the 3 types of prognostic information we share with patients 2) Discuss the importance of defining individual risk in decision making and program development 3) Define how community based palliative and at-home program can use prognosis to define it's patient population. Delirium 2 Objectives: 1) Name 3 harms of putting an elderly person to bed 2) Name non-medication tools to prevent delirium 3) Name 3 things you can do by eliminating or adding medications to prevent delirium. Non-Opioid Pharmacologic Management of Chronic Pain Objectives: 1) Understand the neurobiology of chronic pain and how this relates to pharmacologic targets 2) Develop a data-driven and practical understanding of dosing, benefits, and side effects of common non-opioid pharmacologic agents 3) Become versed in pharmacologic algorithms for treating common pain syndromes such as acute back pain, fibromyalgia, and neuropathic pain Opioids for Chronic and Cancer Pain: Rationale Prescribing Objectives: 1) Become comfortable with practical aspects of chronic opioid therapy including opioid selection, rotation, and side effect management 2) Appreciate the nuances for titration for different pain syndromes 3) Learn clinical pearls and strategies for managing chronic opioid therapy as safely as possible Discuss the use of opioids for cancer pain and how the approach differs from chronic non-cancer pain Interventional Procedures for Spine Pain Objectives: 1) Understand the rationale and technical considerations of common minimally-invasive interventions for spine-related pain, such as epidural steroid injections, radiofrequency lesioning, facet injections, sacroiliac injections, and spinal cord stimulation 2) Appreciate the data behind the techniques by way of a data-driven literature review 3) Develop a systematic approach to identifying when patients may or may not benefit from interventional spine procedures Managing Pain in Geriatrics Patients Objectives: 1) Appreciate the nuances to assessment of pain in the elderly 2) Understand the pharmacologic challenges in managing elderly patients 3) Be able to better find the balance between pain control and iatrogenesis in the elderly population Managing Pain and Symptoms at the End of Life Objectives: 1) Understand the optimal measures to control pain at the end of life through case-based teaching 2) Better manage common end-of-life clinical scenarios such as dyspnea, delirium, and terminal secretions 3) Become more empowered in how to emotionally guide family members through the dying process Challenging Pain Scenarios: An Interactive Case-Based Discussion This interactive session will real-life challenging cases from the audience to: 1) Develop a frame to systematically break down and analyze complex pain scenarios 2) Utilize the audience's collective mind to develop practical strategies to address the various clinical complexities of the cases 3) Become more comfortable and empowered to handle such cases upon return to the participant's clinical practice.
Cancun Anesthesia Seminar is organized by Holiday Seminars, Inc. and will be held from Mar 28 - Apr 04, 2020 at The Ritz-Carlton, Cancun, Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.