Upcoming Medical Conferences in ScottsdaleSearch Criteria : United States of America Scottsdale
Dec 05 - 06, 2019 | CE 14.00 | USD $1695 | Scottsdale, Arizona
Treating the Worn Dentition is organized by Spear Education and will be held from Dec 05 - 06, 2019 at Spear Education, Scottsdale, Arizona, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Dentists. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 14.00 CE Credits. Course Objectives: Wear patients present some of the most challenging treatment considerations dentists face. Fear of the severe wear case failing can cause dentists to hesitate in treatment, doubt the appropriate next step, and often refer a potentially lucrative case. This course will give you a solid foundation in what to look for, how to plan and how to predictably treat worn dentition. Participants Will Learn: • How the etiology of the tooth wear is the key to the prognosis of treatment, how to identify the patterns of wear created by the different etiologies and what it means to the treatment plan and long term outcome • To understand how tooth position, gingival levels, papilla levels, and the occlusion can change with tooth wear, and what that means to the potential treatment options • To determine whether the vertical dimension may have changed with the tooth wear or not, and how to determine a new vertical dimension if necessary • A systematic and simple-to-follow step-by-step approach to treatment planning patients with tooth wear • Why and when orthodontics, periodontal surgery, or orthognathic surgery may be indicated in patients with significant tooth wear, and how to choose among the different options available • How to maximize the predictability of treatment, and spread out the cost, by using composite for trial therapy and long term phasing of severe wear cases • What material choices to consider in the restoration of anterior and posterior teeth in patients with severe wear, and how to discuss longevity with patients Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Dec 05 - 08, 2019 | CME 20.00 | USD $800 | Scottsdale, Arizona
8th Annual Heart Rhythm & ECG Course: A Case-Based Approach - General Session is organized by Mayo Clinic and will be held from Dec 05 - 08, 2019 at Hotel Fairmont Scottsdale Princess, Scottsdale, Arizona, United States of America. Target Audience: This course is designed for general internists, hospitalists, family practitioners, and allied health staff participating in cardiac services. Available credit: 20.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ 20.00 ANCC 20.00 AOA Category 2-B 20.00 Attendance Overview: This 4 half day course concentrates on general ECG understanding, guidelines on atrial fibrillation and CHF management. It is designed to allow health care professionals the opportunity to update their medical knowledge, enhance their clinical skills, and support their professional development through a dynamic curriculum. Attendees will realize important advances in the medical field and address educational needs and practice gaps. Through didactic lectures, case-study presentations, and audience interaction, this CME activity strives to develop and promote continuing medical education with the ultimate goal of enhancing patient care. Learning Objectives: Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to: • Describe simplified criteria for aberrancy or ventricular tachycardia • Identify chamber abnormalities and diagnostic changes • Recognize common ECG patterns • Discuss current guidelines for the management of atrial fibrillation including role of ablation • Review current guidelines for implantable defibrillator in primary prevention of sudden death • List current guidelines for the management of ventricular arrhythmias • Review guidelines for ICD implantation in both primary and secondary prevention of sudden death • Discuss early evaluation and acute management options for both atrial and ventricular arrhythmia
Dec 05 - 08, 2019 | Scottsdale, Arizona
48th Annual Meeting of the AANS/CNS Section on Pediatric Neurological Surgery is organized by Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) and will be held from Dec 05 - Dec 08, 2019 at Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort & Spa At Gainey Ranch, Scottsdale, Arizona, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Dec 06 - 08, 2019 | CME 20.00 | USD $970 | Scottsdale, Arizona
14th Annual Practical Course in Dermoscopy & Update on Malignant Melanoma 2019 is organized by Mayo Clinic and will be held from Dec 06 - 08, 2019 at The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa, Scottsdale, Arizona, United States of America. Target Audience: This course is designed for dermatologists, surgeons, oncologists, physicians in internal medicine, family practice, and general practice including MD, PA and NPs. Available Credit: • 20.00 AAFP Prescribed • 20.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ • 20.00 AOA Category 2-A • 20.00 Attendance Course Description: This three-day course will provide the attendee with a multidisciplinary review of standard of care management practices and state-of-the-art advances in care of the patient with cutaneous melanoma. The first day will focus on epidemiology, prevention, pathology, surgical treatment and advances in systemic therapy for patients with melanoma. Breakout sessions will include discussions on surgery, medical oncology and introduction to dermoscopy and basic dermatology surgery. Prestigious faculty will take the participant on a two-day in-depth immersion into dermoscopy for evaluating skin diseases including neoplasms and imaging of melanocytic and nonmelanocytic skin lesions. Participants will develop practical skills that will enable them to be more comfortable approaching patients with atypical skin lesions. This dermoscopy section is primarily targeted to clinicians, but NPs/PAs and residents with a focus on this field will find it valuable as well. The intended audience is dermatologists, surgeons, oncologists, physicians in internal medicine, family practice and general practice including physician assistants and nurse practitioners. Learning Objectives: Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to: Dermoscopy • Apply pattern analysis and simple algorithms for the identification of skin neoplasms • Identify and differentiate melanocytic from non-melanocytic lesions using dermoscopy • Describe uses of dermoscopy outside the dicipline of cutaneous malignancy Melanoma • Evaluate the efficacy and risks of sunscreens • Describe and compare biopsy techniques and indications • Identify what dysplastic nevi require excision • Cite the rational for sentinel lymph node biopsy in patients with a thin melanoma • Describe an appropriate surveillance program following treatment of melanoma Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Dec 06 - 09, 2019 | CME 31.00 | USD $6785 | Scottsdale, Arizona
Botox Training & Aesthetic Medicine Symposium is organized by International Association for Physicians in Aesthetic Medicine (IAPAM) and will be held from Dec 06 - 09, 2019 at Sonesta Suites Scottsdale Gainey Ranch, Scottsdale, Arizona, United States of America. This Course has been approved for a maximum of 31 AMA Cat 1 PRA CME credits. Course Description: Unlike other programs, we not only include Botox Training, but we also cover the Top 5 minimally-invasive procedures (Fillers, Lasers, Peels, Microdermabrasion), the business of aesthetics, and the most requested medical procedure: Medically Supervised Weight Loss. The Symposium is designed as an accelerated cosmetic medicine course, designed to immerse you in the requirements of how to successfully add aesthetics or weight loss to your practice. To us, it’s important that you learn from experts of the skin, and the likelihood of us being able to uproot two leading cosmetic dermatologists from their busy practices, 7 times a year, is not really possible! In addition, you will learn the proper technique in a multi-million dollar medical practice, not a hotel room chair. At the Symposium, you will learn about the skin from board-certified dermatologists; not from a nurse, a family physician, or another non-core physician. Many of our faculty are involved with cosmetic injectable clinical trials, and they will share with you the latest information on what works and what doesn’t in the aesthetic industry. Aesthetic medicine and Botox injection training and certification designed by board-certified cosmetic dermatologists. Physicians (MD/DO’s), physician’s assistants and nurse practitioners worldwide choose IAPAM’s comprehensive Medical Aesthetics & industry-leading 5-Step Botox Training Program Protocol because we are the only aesthetic medical training organization to offer: • Injections are done in a clean, FDA-approved medical practice, not a hotel room • Certification from an internationally recognized medical association • 31 American Medical Association CAT1 PRA CME units • Training programs designed by physicians and led by a board-certified dermatologist (see our complete faculty) • Practical, hands-on experience to ensure your expertise IAPAM Industry-Leading 5-Step Botox Injectable Training Protocol Step 1: Review Facial Anatomy, Musculature (4 PDF documents to read) Step 2: Review Current Cosmetic Injectable Clinical Research (7 PDF documents to read) Step 3: Review Video Overviews of Cosmetic Injectables (2 videos) Step 4: Attend Symposium Didactic and Hands-on Workshop Step 5: Perform 12 upper face Botulinum Toxin injections on friends and family Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Dec 12, 2019 | CEU 3.00 | Scottsdale, Arizona
CPR Certification / Recertification Course is organized by Arizona Dental Association (AzDA) and will be held on Dec 12, 2019 at Arizona Dental Association, Scottsdale, Arizona, United States of America. This Course has been approved for a maximum of 3 CEUs. Description: Students will demonstrate skills in CPR and foreign body airway obstruction for adult, child and infant victims. Two rescuer CPR and AED (automated external defibrillator) will also be presented. Course requires completion of the American Heart Association's written exam and the card issued will be valid for two years. This course satisfies the CPR healthcare provider, ACLS, and PALS requirement. Course Content: • The importance of high-quality CPR and its impact on survival • All of the steps of the Chain of Survival and apply the BLS concepts of the Chain of Survival • Recognize the signs of someone needing CPR • Perform high-quality CPR for adults, children and infants • The importance of early use of an AED and demonstrate its use • Provide effective ventilations by using a barrier device • The importance of teams in multi-rescuer resuscitation and perform as an effective team member during multi-rescuer CPR • The technique for relief of foreign-body airway obstruction (choking) for adults and infants
Dec 13 - 15, 2019 | CME 12.00 | Scottsdale, Arizona
Geriatric Medicine for Primary Care: Geri/Neuro/Onc is organized by Medical Education Resources (MER) and will be held from Dec 13 - 15, 2019 at The Phoenician, Scottsdale, Arizona, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Target Audience This program is targeted to office-based primary care providers and other health professionals with updates in primary care medicine. Learning Objectives Upon completion of this program, participants should be better able to: • Utilize a comprehensive geriatric assessment to identify potential issues • Assess and manage urologic disorders • Describe the assessment and management of heart failure in older adults • Differentiate between cognitive impairment, dementias, and Alzheimer’s Disease, and formulate appropriate treatment options • Distinguish signs of weakness and other neurological disorders • Discuss the spectrum of sleep disorders and current management strategies • Utilize prevention and treatment strategies for cerebrovascular disorders and stroke • Discuss the approach and subsequent therapeutic management of the cancer patient,as well as the cancer survivor Learning Outcome To provide updates in primary care medicine to office based providers
2020 Bronstein Contact Lens & Cornea Seminar is organized by Arizona Optometric Association (AZOA) and will be held from Jan 10 - 12, 2020 at Hilton Scottsdale Resort & Villas, Scottsdale, Arizona, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Jan 10 - 18, 2020 | Contact Hours 135.00 | USD $3100 | Scottsdale, Arizona
Lymphedema Therapy Certification Phoenix is organized by Klose Training & Consulting, LLC and will be held from Jan 10 – 18, 2020 at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Scottsdale - Old Town, Scottsdale, Arizona, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 135 contact hours. Target Audience: This course is offered to all Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Occupational Therapist Assistants, Massage Therapists*, Nurses, Athletic Trainers Certified, Nurse Practitioners, Medical Doctors, Doctors of Osteopathic Medicine, and Doctors of Chiropractic. Course Description: IThis engaging 135-hour course teaches you the skills and knowledge necessary to safely and effectively treat patients with lymphedema using Complete Decongestive Therapy (CDT). You will learn Manual Lymph Drainage (MLD), compression bandaging, skin care, and patient-appropriate exercises. At the conclusion of the course, you will be certified in Lymphedema Therapy (CLT) and can immediately start working with patients. Lower extremity lymphedema before and after CDT The course begins with a 45-hour online Home-Study Module that can be completed at your own pace anywhere you have access to the internet. This Module is followed by 90 hours of classroom (lab) instruction over nine days. Learning Objectives: Each participant will be trained in the four components of Complete Decongestive Therapy. Upon completion of the class, the therapist will be able to: • Identify the components of the lymphatic system and its function • Identify various medical conditions that can lead to the development of edema and lymphedema • Differentiate between a variety of peripheral edemas and identify necessary treatment strategies for each condition • Identify the application, medical indications, and contraindications for Manual Lymph Drainage (MLD) and Complete Decongestive Therapy (CDT) • Identify various compression therapy application strategies for patients with lymphedema and chronic venous insufficiency • Attest to the importance of skin care and hygiene for patients with lymphedema • Attest to the importance of a proper exercise protocols for individuals at risk for and with lymphedema • Identify risk-reduction practices for patients at risk for lymphedema • Distinguish between a variety of measurement techniques used in the evaluation of edema/lymphedema and custom-made compression garments • Identify the most effective lymphedema treatment protocols based on current evidence • Establish CDT treatment plans for individuals with primary and secondary lymphedema • Effectively perform MLD sequences for patients with primary and secondary lymphedema and post-traumatic and post-surgical edema • Competently apply short-stretch compression bandaging systems for patients with upper and lower extremity lymphedema.
Jan 16 - 18, 2020 | Credit Hour 18.00 | Scottsdale, Arizona
2nd International Conference on Trauma and Addiction is organized by U.S. Journal Training, Inc. (USJT) and will be held from Jan 16 - 18, 2020 at DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Hotel Paradise Valley - Scottsdale, Scottsdale, Arizona, United States of America. This Conference has been approved for a maximum of 18 Credit Hours. Who Should Attend? This training will be especially valuable to those working in the following areas:| • Mental Health • Addictions Counseling • Marriage and Family Therapy • Social Workers • Psychology • Research • Registered Nursing • Courts and Corrections • Prevention • Employee Assistance • School and Pastoral Counseling • Interventions • Recovery Coaching Description: This International Conference on Trauma and Addiction brings together world-renowned researchers, authors, clinicians and trainers to review and discuss the interaction between trauma, chemical and behavioral addictions, and psychiatric illnesses. In a series of plenary sessions along with focused in-depth workshops, this event will focus on the interaction of attachments, neurobiology, and the developmental aspects of trauma’s effects on individuals and families. Conference Objectives: Participants will be able: • To identify state of the art treatment approaches for successfully treating trauma, disrupted attachment and bonding, intimacy and relationship complications, addictive disorders and other psychological and behavioral issues. • To identify symptoms and characteristics manifested in these disorders and to diminish/correct their negative impact on the client’s interpersonal, couples and family relationships. • To identify the key implications of neuroscience research as it applies to trauma, addictive disorders, the impact of Adverse Childhood Experiences and other critical problem areas of psychotherapy. • To identify the relationship and impact of trauma to addictive and compulsive processes with treatment considerations to include experiential and expressive therapy modalities. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.