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Feb 27 - Mar 02, 2019 | CME 20.00 | USD $950 | Scottsdale, Arizona
Practical Thoracic Imaging 2019 is organized by International Institute for Continuing Medical Education, Inc. (IICME) and will be held from Feb 27 - Mar 02, 2019 at The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch, Scottsdale, Arizona, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 20.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Target Audience This program is designed for general radiologists, thoracic radiologists, pulmonologists and cardiologists and ancillary health care professionals who desire an update on recent imaging advances and the use of imaging as an aid to clinical patient management for diseases of the chest. Course Description PRACTICAL THORACIC IMAGING course is designed as a comprehensive imaging review of diseases that affect the chest. Experienced faculty has been selected to cover the subject material that emphasizes their approach to solving clinically relevant problems involving the chest. Review of traditional imaging as well as the benefits and caveats of newer imaging techniques will be presented. Ample time for questions and discussion will be provided. There will be practical case presentations to encourage audience participation. Educational Objectives At the completion of the course, participants should be able to: • Describe abnormalities accurately that is meaningful to the clinicians. For example, ideal locations of life support devices and defibrillators in the ICU setting. • Offer differential diagnoses that help clinicians arrive at a diagnosis of the diseases of the chest. • Understand the utility of conventional and advanced imaging relevant to diseases of the chest. For example, know how to apply and use when appropriate for more accurate and cost-effective diagnostic workup. • Integrate early lung cancer screening into your clinical practice. • Learn the tried and tested technique for fine needle aspiration for lung nodules. • Know the current lung cancer staging criteria according to TNM Classification. • Know the recommended follow-up for soft, solid and part solid nodules. • Know the applicability of PET in the diagnosis of chest malignancies. • Know the global emergence of virulent viruses such as SARS, Hantavirus, and multidrug resistant bacteria such as MRSA and LRSA. • Understand how to utilize, and know the imaging findings of adult cardiac diseases. For example, the application of CT/MRI in coronary artery disease and TAVR. • Understand the application of CT and MRI in breast imaging. • Integrate information presented in the course into efforts to improve their overall imaging skills. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Feb 28 - Mar 02, 2019 | CME 17.50 | USD $705 | Scottsdale, Arizona
15th Annual Women's Health Update 2019 is organized by Mayo Clinic and will be held from Feb 28 - Mar 02, 2019 at The Scott Resort & Spa (formerly FireSky Resort), Scottsdale, Arizona, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is primary care physicians/practitioners, general internists, gynecologists, specializes in preventative care, and Mid-Level healthcare professionals interested in women’s health. This CME conference has been approved for a maximum of 17.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Course Directors: Juliana M. Kling, M.D., M.P.H., Anita P. Mayer, M.D. and Suneela Vegunta, M.D. Course Description: During the three-day update, faculty members will address the unique needs of female patients and their health care providers. Participants will gain a comprehensive insight into relevant medical problems uniquely found in women, as well as a basic approach to addressing and improving their common health concerns. Friday, March 1, 2019: Optional Round-table Discussion Sessions (Not-for-Credit; Space is limited, so please pre-register! Cost is $15 each.) • Osteoporosis Treatment Options – Bithika M. Thompson, M.D. • Menopausal Hormone Therapy--Managing Side Effects – Julianna M. Kling, M.D., M.P.H. • Women’s Health Practice Pearls – Recent Practice Guideline Changes – Suneela Vegunta, M.D. Saturday, March 2, 2019: Optional Yoga Class (Not-for-Credit; Space is limited; No charge) Course Highlights: Women’s Health Issues • Sex-specific topics in cardiology, gynecology, neurology, endocrinology, and pulmonology, as well as menopause medicine and breast health • Case-based presentations • Interactive Q & A sessions • Engaging Mayo Clinic faculty Learning Objectives: Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to: • Describe an approach to management of pre-malignant breast lesions • Formulate an approach to the management of weight gain in midlife women • Explain integrative approaches to treating the symptoms of menopause • Review strategies for treating bloating and constipation in women • Explain the prevalence and diagnosis of hypoactive sexual desire disorder • Describe the process of care model for hypoactive sexual desire disorder as published by ISSWSH (International Society for the Study of Women's Sexual Health) • Compare and contrast sex-specific differences in dementia, concussion, and stroke • Explain the updated guidelines regarding the management of hypertension and hyperlipidemia in women. Attendance at this Mayo Clinic course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course. Time: 7:20 am to 5:25 pm
Feb 28 - Mar 02, 2019 | CME 2.05 | USD $415 | Scottsdale, Arizona
46th Annual Scientific and Technology Conference is organized by American Auditory Society (AAS) and will be held from Feb 28 - Mar 02, 2019 at Embassy Suites by Hilton Scottsdale Resort, Scottsdale, Arizona, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 2.05 CEUs Credits. The Annual Scientific and Technology Conference of the American Auditory Society includes translational research presentations, platform papers, special sessions, poster sessions, technology updates, the Carhart Memorial Lecture, and Life Achievement Award. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 01 - 04, 2019 | CME 32.50 | USD $3695 | Scottsdale, Arizona
Botox Training and Aesthetic Medicine Symposium is organized by International Association for Physicians in Aesthetic Medicine (IAPAM) and will be held from Mar 01 - 04, 2019 at Sonesta Suites Scottsdale Gainey Ranch, Scottsdale, Arizona, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 32.50 AMA CME credits. Conference 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 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 done in a clean, FDA-approved medical practice, not a hotel room • Certification from an internationally recognized medical association • 32.5 American Medical Association CAT1 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
Mar 04 - 08, 2019 | CME 25.75 | USD $975 | Scottsdale, Arizona
26th Annual Radiology in the Desert is organized by Educational Symposia (ESI) and will be held from Mar 04 - 08, 2019 at Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia, Scottsdale, Arizona, United States of America. Target Audience: This CME activity is primarily intended and designed to educate diagnostic imaging physicians who perform and interpret imaging procedures. It should also be useful in educating referring physicians who order imaging procedures as well as radiologic technologists. Accreditation: Physicians: Educational Symposia designates this live activity for a maximum of 22.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Technologists: This activity is approved for credit by the ASRT for 25.75 hours in Category A CE Credit, provided it is completed as designed. About the Meeting: This five-day course will provide a broad overview of selected radiology/imaging subjects of particular importance to diagnostic radiologists in clinical practice. A broad range of lecture topics, with emphasis on practical applications, will be presented. Topics will include, but are not limited to: breast imaging, musculoskeletal, thoracic, abdomen, MRI, CT, ultrasound, and neuroradiology. Educational Objectives : Attendees should, at the completion of this course, be able to: • Effectively utilize diagnostic imaging modalities to evaluate body, breast, musculoskeletal and neurological disorders. • Provide a full range of differential diagnoses for body, breast, musculoskeletal and neurological disorders. • Integrate appropriate imaging protocols to assess body, breast, musculoskeletal and neurological disorders into clinical practice. • Recognize the appearance of normal anatomy and common pathology of all organ systems. • Discuss current safety regulations and guidelines as they apply to diagnostic imaging procedures. No special educational preparation is required for this CME activity.
Mar 07, 2019 | CEU 3.00 | Scottsdale, Arizona
CPR Certification / Recertification Course is organized by Arizona Dental Association (AzDA) and will be held on Mar 07, 2019 at Arizona Dental Association, Scottsdale, Arizona, United States of America. This Course has been approved for a maximum of 3 CEUs. Course 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.
Mar 09 - 12, 2019 | USD $850 | Scottsdale, Arizona
2019 WSOMS Annual Meeting is organized by Western Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (WSOMS) and will be held from Mar 09 - 12, 2019 at The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch, Scottsdale, Arizona, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 10 - 13, 2019 | Scottsdale, Arizona
Society of Skeletal Radiology (SSR) 42nd Annual Meeting is organized by Society of Skeletal Radiology (SSR) and will be held from Mar 10 - 13, 2019 at JW Marriott Scottsdale Camelback Inn Resort & Spa, Scottsdale, Arizona, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 15 - 17, 2019 | CME 12.00 | USD $995 | Scottsdale, Arizona
Office Orthopedics for Primary Care is organized by Medical Education Resources (MER) and will be held from Mar 15 - 17, 2019 at Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort & Spa At Gainey Ranch, Scottsdale, Arizona, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is office-based primary care providers and other health professionals with updates in primary care medicine, This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 12 Credit Hours. Conference Objectives: Upon completion of this program, participants should be better able to: • Discuss common office orthopedic problems • Describe the anatomy and function of the shoulder and knee joints • Determine the basics and common pitfalls of orthopedic x-ray interpretation for shoulder and knee imaging • Describe how and when to utilize joint aspiration and injection for the shoulder and knee joints • Diagnose and treat common joint problems
Mar 18, 2019 | CE 6.30 | USD $219.99 | Scottsdale, Arizona
Pharmacology of Infectious Diseases & Immunizations for Advanced Practice Clinicians is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Mar 18, 2019 at Hilton Scottsdale Resort & Villas, Scottsdale, Arizona, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Nurses, Advanced Practice Nurses, Clinical Nurse Specialists, Nurse Midwives, Pharmacists, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6.3 CE Credits. Conference Description: Attend this seminar and learn proper prescribing, patient education and monitoring procedures for a variety of drug regimens used to treat common acute and chronic infectious diseases. Choosing an antibacterial agent can be challenging, given the plethora of drugs available on the market and the emerging trend in bacterial resistance. You will learn the pharmacology of different classes of antimicrobials used to treat infectious disease states encountered in clinical practice. Discover the spectrums of activity, pharmacokinetic characteristics and parameters for monitoring therapeutic outcomes. Emphasis is placed on the new antimicrobials and advances in evidence-based treatment guidelines. You will leave this seminar better prepared to design appropriate and cost-effective drug regimens for improved therapeutic outcomes. Conference Objectives: • Analyze the major classes of antibiotics and their pharmacokinetic characteristics. • Apply current evidenced-based approaches to select appropriate treatment regimens for common infections encountered in clinical practice. • Prescribe antimicrobials based on empiric dosing recommendations. • Plan goals of therapy and parameters for monitoring therapeutic response to antimicrobials. • Recommend specific antimicrobial therapeutic drug monitoring to maximize efficacy and minimize toxicities (e.g., vancomycin and aminoglycosides). • Develop preventative strategies to limit antimicrobial resistance. • Design patient and caregiver education on the proper use of antimicrobials.