Upcoming Medical Conferences in USASearch Criteria : United States of America
Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
33rd Annual Advances on the Knee, Shoulder & Sports Medicine Conference is organized by Cincinnati Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center (CSMOC) and will be held during May 26 - 29, 2018 at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island, Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved with a maximum of 32 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. This Conference hopes that you will join our outstanding conference faculty for presentations on the latest controversies and clinical, surgical and rehabilitation recommendations for knee and shoulder problems. Cincinnati SportsMedicine Research and Education Foundation has long recognized the collaborative efforts of orthopaedists, physical therapists, athletic trainers and many other to successfully diagnose and treat musculoskeletal problems. The Annual Advances on the Knee and Shoulder Conference is one of the few comprehensive continuing education courses that include clinical, surgical and rehabilitation techniques for knee and shoulder pathology. Internationally recognized, multi-disciplinary faculty, will share their experiences, research, and outcomes to stimulate you to rethink your approach to many musculoskeletal challenges. Who Should Attend this Course: • SURGEONS: Hear the latest information on research advancements, surgical techniques, and injury prevention programs • SPORTS MEDICINE PHYSICIANS: Learn cutting-edge treatments of sports injuries • REHABILITATION: rehabilitation techniques and protocols • PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS: Learn advanced treatments to help treat your patients after injury • ALLIED HEALTH & COACHES: Hear from the experts on sports injuries and prevention options. Here’s what you’ll learn: • Surgical anatomy review of the shoulder, elbow and knee • Objective examination techniques of the shoulder and knee • Treatment options for knee and shoulder arthritis • Rehabilitation techniques following rotator cuff repair • Treatment of the SLAP-biceps complex • Non-operative and operative treatment for the stiff shoulder • Diagnosis and treatment of shoulder instability • Treatment options for common elbow pathology • Advances in hip arthroscopy and rehabilitation • Treatment of meniscus tears • New trends in blood flow restriction training for muscle atrophy • Treatment options for patellofemoral disorders • Surgical and rehabilitation techniques for injuries to the anterior cruciate ligament • Neuromuscular training and functional testing for female athletes • Prevention and treatment techniques of knee arthrofibrosis • Treatment options for complex knee ligament injuries At the completion of this course participants will be able to : • Identify and list the surgical anatomy of the shoulder, elbow, and knee • Describe the objective examination techniques for the shoulder complex • Describe the components of an objective examination of the knee • Name the structures involved in the SLAP-biceps complex and explain the specific diagnosis and treatment options available • List and describe possible complications following SLAP and biceps surgery • Describe specific rehabilitation exercises and techniques used following SLAP repair surgery • Explain how to incorporate advanced OKC and CKC training techniques for the shoulder into a rehabilitation protocol • Describe diagnosis and treatment techniques when treating the overhead athlete • Explain conservative management treatment options for rotator cuff tears • Diagnose and treat adhesive capsulitis • Explain dynamic stabilization techniques for the shoulder complex musculature • Describe non-operative and post-operative rehabilitation techniques for shoulder instability • List the treatment options for anterior, posterior and multidirectional instability • Describe the decision-making criteria for return to activity following knee and shoulder injuries • Describe the options available for treating the athlete’s elbow • List and describe the diagnosis algorithm and treatment options for common hip pathology • Explain non-operative treatment options for hip joint injuries and More. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
May 26 - 30, 2018 | Psychology
Human anatomy physiology society (HAPS) 32nd Annual Conference is organized by Human anatomy physiology society (HAPS) and will be held during May 26 - 30, 2018 at Columbus, Ohio, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event for Psychologists. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
May 26 - Jun 02, 2018 | CME 14.00 | USD $895 | Medicine
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Medical Ethics and Legal Medicine is organized by Continuing Education, Inc and will be held during May 26 - Jun 02, 2018 at 7-Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise Conference Round-trip Fort Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Attorneys. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 14.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Program Purpose / Objectives: • Welcome and Introduction: • ABLM-UAS Seminar Program • Welcome Cruise Seminar Attendees • Glossary of Legal Medicine Terms Ethics & Bioethics : • Medical Ethics Topics, Professionalism, and Communication • Ethics and Bioethics • Medscape Ethics Questionnaire Regulation of Medical Practice - Overview of Federal and State Laws : • Medical Education and Licensing • Peer Review, Credentialing, and Privileging • Health Care Professional Impairment • HIPAA HITECH • HIPAA - FAQs • EMTALA (03-f_Slides) • OSHA (03-g_Slides) • Affordable Care Act and ACOs - Legal Concerns • Affordable Care Act and ACOs - Legal Concerns Electronic Health Records (Ehr) Versus Electronic Medical Records (EMR) : • Meaningful Use Stages I, 2 (2014) and 3 (2016) • Electronic Informed Consent • EHR Malpractice Liability • EHR Spoliation End-of-life Decisions - Ethical and Legal Issues : • The Dying Process • CA_POLST Modified • Classification of Euthanasia • Determination of Death Report • End-of-Life Decisions (05-e_Slides) Federal and State Regulation of Pain Management : • War on Doctors (Part I) - (06-a_pdf) • War on Doctors (Part II) - (06-b_pdf) • Legal Aspects of Pain Management AND FDA REMS (Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy) Program Medical and Forensic Expert Witness and Testimony : • Medical Expert Testimony • Deposition of Expert Witness • Direct and Cross Examination of Expert at Trial • Ethical and Legal Aspects of Expert Witness Testimony Official Disability Guidelines and Ama Guides in Workers Compensation and Non-occupational Injuries : • Medical Evidence in Workers' Compensation Cases • Evidence Based Medicine and Official Disability Guidelines Professional Medical Liability & Nursing Malpractice : • American Law and Judicial Process • Medical Negligence: Causes, Prevention and Defenses • Capacity, Competency, Informed Consent and Informed Refusal • Hospital Liability, CRNAs, Nurses, PAs and Nurse Practitioners • Medical Malpractice Stress Syndrome • So you are sued, what next! • Fraud and Abuse and Criminal Negligence Medical Malpractice Mock Trial : • MOCK TRIAL: Never Event Medical Error Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Internal Medicine for Primary Care: Allergy & Immuno/Derm/Gyn/Men's Uro is organized by Medical Education Resources (MER) and will be held during May 27 - 31, 2018 at Moana Hotel, Waikiki, Hawaii, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is primary care providers and other health professionals with updates in primary care medicine. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 17 Credits. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
ACLS - Advanced Cardiac Life Support - Renewal Course is organized by SureFire CPR and will be held on May 27, 2018 at SureFire CPR, Orange, California, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is All healthcare professionals and medical personnel who may respond to a cardiovascular emergency. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6 hours. The ACLS Class Covers : • Recognition and early management of respiratory and cardiac arrest • Airway Management • ACLS Pharmacology • Basic Life Support (BLS) review • Management of acute coronary syndromes and stroke • How to be both a leader and a team member in a resuscitation team EMS, BRN, and Pharmacy CEs Available! This renewal ACLS class is for those who have an unexpired ACLS certification card. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
May 27 - 27, 2018 | CME 12.00 | USD $195 | Pediatric Emergency Medicine
PALS - Pediatric Advanced Life Support - Initial Course is organized by SureFire CPR and will be held on May 27, 2018 at SureFire CPR, Corona, California, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is all healthcare professionals and medical personnel who may respond to pediatric emergencies. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 12.00 CE Credits. Course Topics: The PALS Class covers: The systematic approach to Pediatric Assessment • Management of pediatric respiratory emergencies • Vascular access (Including intraosseous training) • Airway Management • PALS Pharmacology • Basic Life Support (BLS) review • Numerous pediatric case studies and simulations • How to be both a leader and a team member in a pediatric resuscitation team Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
May 27 - 27, 2018 | USD $150 | Pediatrics
Laguna Hills, California
PALS - Pediatric Advanced Life Support - Renewal Course is organized by SureFire CPR and will be held on May 27, 2018 at SureFire CPR, Laguna Hills, California, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is all healthcare professionals and medical personnel who may respond to pediatric emergencies. Course Topics: The PALS Class covers : • The systematic approach to Pediatric Assessment • Management of pediatric respiratory emergencies • Vascular access (Including intraosseous training) • Airway Management • PALS Pharmacology • Basic Life Support (BLS) review • Numerous pediatric case studies and simulations • How to be both a leader and a team member in a pediatric resuscitation team EMS, BRN, and Pharmacy CEs Available! This renewal PALS class is for those who have an unexpired PALS certification card. This class is approximately 6 hours. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
May 28 - 31, 2018 | CME 24.00 | Anesthesiology
Relevant Topics in Anesthesia is organized by Northwest Anesthesia Seminars (NWAS) and will be held during May 28 - 31, 2018 at The Whitley, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Atlanta Buckhead, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is physicians, certified registered nurse anesthetists, physician assistants, registered nurses and other medical care providers who must maintain state-of-the-art knowledge of not only the specialty but also of all additional, related disciplines which may impact it. This CME conference has been approved for a maximum of 24 AMA PRA Category I Credits. Conference Objectives are : At the conclusion of this activity, the participant will be able to : • Apply the pertinent physical and behavioral sciences - to include but not be limited to advanced anatomy and physiology, pathophysiology, chemistry, physics, psychology, and social sciences - as they impact and are affected by the planning, delivery, and monitoring of anesthesia and related services inherent in the anesthesia professions. • Explain the selection, dosing considerations with methods of administration, safe use, and contraindications and precautions of presented pharmacological agents through the understanding of their physico-chemical properties, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics, updated uses, and more recently developed additional, related, and similar drugs. • Outline comprehensive management plans for the group of patients discussed, whether related in age, physical status, cultural background, invasive procedure, anesthetic or analgesic requirements, clinical setting, adverse reactions, and/or goals of care. • Apply the principles of safety and asepsis in the performance of anesthetic procedures and administrations, equipment use, and other applications encountered during the provision of anesthesia and analgesia whether in the surgical unit, the labor and delivery suite, the pain management clinic, or other more remote location of anesthetizing services. • Incorporate the appropriate recommendations and/or requirements of pertinent external organizations, institutions, and professional groups - recognized as serving as the authority for and/or holding the responsibility to compile and approve such tenets - in the provision of anesthesia and related services, whether medical, legal, philosophical, ethical, or health care management standards.
Miami Beach, Florida
American Society of Clinical Psychopharmacology (ASCP) Annual Meeting is organized by American Society of Clinical Psychopharmacology and would be held during May 28 - Jun 1, 2018 at Loews Miami Beach Hotel, Miami Beach, Florida, United States of America. This cme conference has been approved with a maximum of 26 CME Hours/CE Hours. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available
May 28 - Jun 01, 2018 | CME 20.00 | USD $899 | Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medicine: Practicing According to the Evidence is organized by American Medical Seminars (AMS) and would be held during May 28 - Jun 1, 2018 at Hyatt Regency Sarasota, Sarasota, Florida, United States Of America. This CME Conference has been approved with a maximum of 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Following this course, the participant should be able to appraise the epidemiology, demographics and common clinical presentations for the diseases and disorders discussed; construct an appropriate history, physical exam and laboratory evaluation to develop cost-effective and accurate diagnosis; manage as well as employ appropriate follow-up and/or specialty referral for the diseases and disorders presented. This activity is expected to result in improved competence in making appropriate diagnosis and providing effective treatment and referral or follow-up care with the overall goal of improving patient outcomes. The emphasis will be on aligning physician behavior with current guidelines and evidence-based medicine, as indicated within each topic’s specific objectives. Emergency Medicine is a specialty that has a high rate of utilization and change in standards of care. It is often the point of entry for medical care; therefore, this course was designed to be of value to all practitioners at the level of a practicing physician in an effort to keep them abreast of current clinical practices in Emergency Medicine. Conference Objectives are : • Acute Coronary Syndrome in the ED: So Many Drugs and So Little Time. • Pericarditis and Myocarditis: How Can 2 Diseases Sound So Similar & Act So Differently? • Post-Arrest Care. • Deadly Allergies and Anaphylaxis. • Recent Critical Care Articles You've Got to Know! • Critical Care Quickies. • Minor Closed Head Injury: An Evidence-Based Approach. • Low Back Pain in the ED: What We Know, What We Think We Know, and What We Don’t Know.