Upcoming Medical Conferences in AnchorageSearch Criteria : United States of America Anchorage
Feb 08 - 10, 2019 | USD $615 | Anchorage, Alaska
53rd Annual Convention & Tradeshow is organized by Alaska Pharmacists Association (AKPhA) and will be held from Feb 08 - 10, 2019 at Sheraton Anchorage Hotel & Spa, Anchorage, Alaska, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Feb 21 - 22, 2019 | USD $370 | Anchorage, Alaska
Alaska Regional Conference is organized by Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA) and will be held from Feb 21 - 22, 2019 at Anchorage Marriott Downtown, Anchorage, Alaska, United States of America. Topics Covered: • Compliance Investigations • Ethics is the Cornerstone & Foundation • Incident to, Shared Visits and Other Encounters with Non-Physician Practitioners • Preparing for Alaska’s Medicaid Coverage and Payment Provider Reviews Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Apr 25 - 26, 2019 | USD $439.99 | Anchorage, Alaska
An Intensive 2-Day Workshop on: Treating Anxiety Disorders in Children & Adolescents is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held from Apr 25 - 26, 2019 at Hilton Anchorage, Anchorage, Alaska, United States of America. Target Audience: • Social Workers • Psychologists • Counselors • Teachers • School Administrators • Occupational Therapists • Speech-Language Pathologists • Marriage and Family Therapists • Other Helping Professionals who Work with Children Course Description: Divorce, family breakdown, violence in society and the media, has produced a “shell shocked” generation of kids suffering from anxiety! Join Carryl P. Navalta, Ph.D., who will demonstrate how you can “connect” with anxious children and inspire them to practice new self-regulation skills. You will learn how to help parents (“bulldozers”, “helicopters” and “snowplows”) and schools gain confidence, gratification and success in helping their most anxious kids. To increase your effectiveness with the various manifestations of child anxiety, Dr. Navalta will address each of the following disorders with case examples and clinical vignettes: • Separation Anxiety Disorder • Panic Disorder • Generalized Anxiety Disorder • Obsessive-compulsive disorders (including skin picking and hair pulling) • Social Anxiety Disorder/Selective Mutism • Specific phobias • Trauma- and Stressor-related disorder Emphasis will be on creative psychotherapy involving insight-oriented, cognitive-behavioral, biological, mindfulness, and family systems interventions. Objectives: • Incorporate motivational therapeutic activities into your practice to improve client engagement in treatment. • Implement structured clinical interviewing strategies to aid in developing comprehensive treatment plans. • Summarize the “3 ingredient framework” of how anxiety develops in children to assist with assessment and treatment planning. • Analyze the efficacy of prescription drugs as compared to complementary medicine for treatment of anxiety symptoms in children. • Implement a three-step skill building model for stress management among young clients. • Evaluate exposure therapy interventions for effective treatment of OCD, separation anxiety, social anxiety and phobias. • Design effective strategies to decrease the stress response in kids with learning disabilities to improve information processing, listening skills, and comprehension. • Implement calming techniques to reduce overall anxiety, such as mindfulness and yoga, to reduce fight or flight response and simultaneously engage the relaxation response. • Evaluate the impact deep breathing exercises have on anxiety to enable task completion in children with ADHD. • Utilize specific anxiety techniques to minimize the ruminative nature of obsessive thoughts that often precede dysfunctional compulsive behaviors. • Teach clients to engage the parasympathetic nervous system to create new neuropathways to reduce hyper arousal and decrease maladaptive behaviors. • Implement clinical strategies to decrease symptoms of pervasive separation anxiety in children and adolescents. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
The Similarities Between Quality Marriages and Quality Long Lasting Dentistry and Improving Your Effectiveness as a Dental Professional by Ultradent Products, Inc. - Anchorage
Apr 26, 2019 | CE 8.00 | Anchorage, Alaska
The Similarities Between Quality Marriages and Quality Long Lasting Dentistry and Improving Your Effectiveness as a Dental Professional is organized by Ultradent Products, Inc. and will be held on Apr 26, 2019 at Anchorage, Alaska, United States of America. This CE Conference has been approved for a maximum of 8 CE Hours. Course Objectives: • The importance direct veneers and esthetic composite restorations play in the reconstruction of teeth • When posts should be used and when indirect dentistry is best for the patient • Advancements in today's bonding and adhesive technologies • How to achieve profound hemostasis and maintain control throughout your procedures • The two different types of tooth staining and possible causes of each • How whitening products work • The safety and effectiveness of whitening agents • Possible contraindications for whitening Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
May 10, 2019 | CME 6.40 | USD $150 | Anchorage, Alaska
UW PTC - 1 Day Clinical STD Update For Clinicians is organized by National Network of Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD) Clinical Prevention Training Centers (NNPTC) and will be held on May 10, 2019 at Anchorage, Alaska, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6.4 Credit Hours. Course Description : The Boise Clinical STD Update in Boise, Idaho is a 1-day didactic course which provides registered participants with training in the most recent advancements in epidemiology, diagnosis, and management of viral and bacterial STDs. Although focusing on STDs in Idaho, clinicians from any state are welcome to attend. CME/CNE is offered for this class. Enrollment in an optional Clinical Practicum is available for participants who attend this Clinical STD Update (must register separately). Topics Include : Update on Gonorrhea Update on Chlamydia Transgender Sexual Health Syphilis: Overview and Update Update on Hepatitis C HIV-1 Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Course Objectives : • Describe the latest clinical and lab diagnostic and testing procedures for the infections covered • List the current recommended treatments, follow-up, and prevention messages for the infections covered Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jun 30 - Jul 03, 2019 | CME 16.00 | Anchorage, Alaska
Internal Medicine for Primary Care: Allery & Immuno/Geri/Nephro/Ortho is organized by Medical Education Resources (MER) and will be held from Jun 30 - Jul 03, 2019 at Alyeska Resort, Anchorage, Alaska, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 16 Credit Hours. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Aug 19 - 23, 2019 | CME 20.00 | USD $900 | Anchorage, Alaska
Topics in Emergency Medicine is organized by Northwest Seminars and will be held from Aug 19 - 23, 2019 at The Lakefront Anchorage, Anchorage, Alaska, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, and all other medical care providers who must maintain state-of-the-art knowledge of the specialty or are impacted by it. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 20.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Course Description: The practitioner of emergency medicine must possess an evidence-based scientific background for competent clinical practice; maintain state-of-the-art knowledge of the specialty and all additional related disciplines; maintain an up-to-the-minute armamentarium of knowledge and skills for the selection and use of complex equipment, pharmacological agents, and procedures; manage self and colleagues to function toward common goals in providing consistent care in all settings in which emergency care is provided; serve as an expert in matters involving quality, safe and equitable health care delivery and support of other service providers, departments, institutions, and organizations dependent upon professional expertise. Presentations are designed to facilitate the acquisition of cognitive and technical skills as defined through evidenced-based data translated to best practice standards by the pertinent governmental and professional organizations including the American College of Emergency Physicians, American College of Surgeons and the Emergency Nurses Association and abilities in one or more of the disciplines vital to the practicing professional. Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of this activity, the participant will be able to: • Apply the pertinent physical and behavioral sciences as they impact and are affected by the planning, delivery, and monitoring of services inherent in the professions • Explain the selection, dosing considerations with methods of administration, safe use, contraindications and precautions of drugs based on their chemical and pharmacologic properties • Outline comprehensive patient management plans for the special patient population discussed • Apply the principles of safety and asepsis in the performance of all aspects of patient care regardless of the clinical environment in which the practice resides • Incorporate the published tenets of pertinent, recognized external organizations, institutions, and professional groups defining medical, legal, philosophical, ethical, and healthcare management standards. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.