Upcoming Medical Conferences in PeruSearch Criteria : Peru
Nurse Leader Professionals Abroad/AONE Journey is organized by American Organization of Nurse Executives (AONE) and will be held from Sep 30 - Oct 07, 2018 at Lima, Peru. Focus on health care: • Meaningful interaction and collaboration between travelers and healthcare professionals in Peru will focus on the greatest challenges facing Peru today in the equitable delivery of care. • Exchange information with your Peruvian counterparts with a focus on the healthcare system: funding and governance; nursing practice: the role of nursing, preparing nursing students for expanded roles, workforce challenges, quality & safety issues; nursing education: structure, role in health care policy development. Program Highlights: • 7 nights / 8-day journey through Peru. Interact with nurse leaders and allied medical professionals from a variety of facilities in Peru. • Accompanying guest program – alternate activities will be provided for guests who do not wish to attend the meetings • Nanda Journeys and the University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing are collaborating to develop this educational activity. Continuing nursing education contact hours are currently being determined. The University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC) (PO229). 8.0 CNE credits will be sought. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Nov 08 - 10, 2018 | Interventional Radiology
Ibero-American Intervention Society (SIDI) Annual conference is organized by Ibero-American Intervention Society / Sociedad Iberoamericana de Intervencionismo (SIDI), Peruvian Society of Radiology / Sociedad Peruana de Radiologia (SOCPR) and will be held during Nov 08 - 10, 2018 at Lima, Peru. This Annual conference will be held simultaneously with XXVI Peruvian Congress of Radiology and SLARP - Latin American Society of Pediatric Radiology. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Nov 16 - 18, 2018 | USD $200 | Neurology
10th Movement Disorder Society-Pan American Section (MDS-PAS) School for Young Neurologists is organized by International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society (MDS) and will be held from Nov 16 - 18, 2018 at Sol de Oro Hotel & Suites, Miraflores, Lima, Peru. The target audience for this medical event is movement disorders fellow or have completed neurology residency within the past 5 years. This course is recommended for Young neurologists within five years of their completion of general neurological training who are interested in specializing in Movement Disorders and young neurologists who are already training in Movement Disorders. Course Description: The intention is to increase general enthusiasm for movement disorders as an exciting discipline in the field of neurology and to raise the level of expertise such that students will be able to better manage their patients in clinical practice. This course will discuss the clinically relevant pathophysiology and neuroimaging, hoping to prepare young neurologists for a field that is quickly changing. Course Highlights: • A mixture of didactic lectures with videos, small group student case presentations and a video dinner where faculty will discuss the "Many Faces of Dystonia • Guided live examinations of patients with a variety of movement disorders • An interactive course with ample opportunity for discussion and networking • Students will each submit a video case presentation of their own as the course approaches • The emphasis on active learning, with direct examination of patients and videos, will help you learn movement disorders principles very quickly. Topics Include: How to visually recognize and classify movement disorders; parkinsonism; hyperkinetic movement disorders (such as chorea, dystonia, myoclonus, tics); and ataxia. Course Objectives: • Examine a patient with a movement disorder • Diagnose straightforward movement disorder cases • Propose a differential diagnosis on more complex movement disorders patients • Compose and present a movement disorders case history Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Nov 16 - 17, 2018 | USD $200 | Cardiology
2018 Latin America Conference is organized by American College of Cardiology (ACC) Foundation and will be held during Nov 16 - 17, 2018 at Hilton Lima Miraflores, Lima, Peru. The target audience for this medical event is intended for practising physicians in cardiology, internal medicine and family practice as well as cardiology Fellows in Training. Conference Description: This Conference provides an engaging forum to critically examine evidence-based strategies as well as contemporary best practices and clinical decision-making in order to reach our common objective of improving the heart health of patients with cardiovascular disease. Challenge the norm: Discuss, share and critique the latest in cardiovascular prevention and care with GLOBAL EXPERTS in an intimate and interactive setting. • Lead the way: LOCAL LEARNING designed to empower you to transform your community through educational topics such as the recently released hypertension guidelines and top clinical trials to change your practice as well as the latest in acute coronary syndrome, heart failure, valvular disease, arrhythmia and prevention. • Power your mind: Find PRACTICAL SOLUTIONS for everyday problems by using real-world approaches to guideline-driven care. Participant-driven sessions will challenge your knowledge in areas such as ECG and imaging interpretation. • Ignite conversation: The conference provides a platform for CREATING CONNECTIONS and networking with faculty and colleagues offering shared discussion and bi-directional learning. • PLUS: The benefit of becoming an ACC International Associate member or, if already an ACC member, access to one of ACC's premier educational products. By increasing their expert knowledge, participants should be able to identify guideline-driven, contemporary approaches to cardiovascular patient care. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.