Upcoming Medical Conferences in TucsonSearch Criteria : United States of America Tucson
Jan 29, 2020 | Contact Hours 6.30 | USD $249.99 | Tucson, Arizona
Legal and Ethical Issues with Technology in Mental Health is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Jan 29, 2020 at Sheraton Tucson Hotel & Suites, Tucson, Arizona, United States of America.This Course has been approved for a maximum of 6.3 contact hours / 6.25 clock hours of continuing education instruction. Target Audience: • Counselors • Psychologists • Social Workers • Psychotherapists • Addiction Counselors • Therapists • Marriage & Family Therapists • Case Managers • Nurses • Other Mental Health Professionals Course Description: A client goes on vacation and they want to schedule a session while they are out of state. How do you ethically and legally practice in this situation? Smart phones are used for scheduling and for exchanging information. What happens if these phones are misplaced? Emails are used to send important information to other professionals. How do we ensure the right person receives this information? How do you ensure confidentiality of your clients in this digital age? In today’s technologically advanced world it is difficult to keep up with the ever-changing laws and standards for using technology in our field. There are issues that are not clearly defined. Joni Gilbertson, MA, NCC, LCPC, will use her wealth of experiences, real-life case examples, entertaining videos, and thought provoking scenarios to make challenging topics and concepts easy to discuss and learn. Be recognized for your experience and knowledge in compliance and ethics and technology and move your practice forward. Attend this engaging workshop and walk away being more confident with: • New laws regarding using technology in your mental health practice • What the code of ethics states and how to apply this information • Navigate the gray areas and practice safely • The ability to immediately apply the information and new skills with your clients near and far. Objectives: • Articulate the legal and ethical codes that relate to utilizing technology while providing mental health services. • Establish ethical practices to ensure safety when utilizing telemental health services. • Consider ethical dilemmas clinicians may face related to therapeutic boundaries with respect to utilizing technology in clinical practice. • Specify interjurisdictional laws and regulations for using technology in clinical practice. • Consider cultural differences when using technology and articulate how this may inform the clinician’s choice of treatment interventions. • Utilize an ethical decision making framework to recognize, analyze, resolve or prevent ethical dilemmas in your clinical practice.
Feb 05, 2020 | Contact Hours 6.30 | USD $249.99 | Tucson, Arizona
Suicide & Self-Harm: Stopping the Pain is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Feb 05, 2020 at DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel Tucson Airport, Tucson, Arizona, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6.3 contact hours/ 6.25 hours of continuing education credit. Target Audience: • Social Workers • Psychologists • Counselors • Teachers • School Administrators • Marriage & Family Therapists • Case Managers • Addiction Counselors • Therapists • Nurses • Other Mental Health Professionals Course Description: Using case studies taken from his 45-year career as a suicidologist and the DSM-5®’s expanded and comprehensive approach to suicide and self-mutilation – Jack Klott will bring to life the ideas, theories and concepts presented in this engaging one-of-a-kind workshop. After examining the goals of suicide and the goals that the self-mutilator desires to achieve, you will delve into treatment strategies that will help guide your client to achieve those goals with other, less damaging strategies. You will learn which personality types are most vulnerable to acts of suicide and self-mutilation, as well as the essential link between these behaviors and addiction disorders. Most importantly, your attention will be focused on the treatment relationship and the key to hope for both the suicidal and the self-harm clients. Objectives: • Implement a risk assessment strategy that helps clinicians determine which clients present the highest risk for suicide and self-harm. • Analyze the concept of suicide “contracts” and communicate their impacts on clients, clinicians, and clinical vigilance. • Explain how intent differentiates self-mutilation from suicide attempts and accurately identify the one form of self-mutilation that is a warning sign for potential suicide completion. • Implement techniques for effectively intervening in crisis situations and develop a strategy for determining when and how to hospitalize clients. • Articulate the role of addictions in the suicidal and self-mutilating population and employ a multi-faceted therapeutic approach that ensures client safety and addresses treatment of the addiction. • Determine the purpose behind self-injuring behavior and communicate how alternative coping strategies can be introduced in therapy to help clients manage triggering situations without self-harm. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Mar 12 - 15, 2020 | Tucson, Arizona
General Thoracic Surgical Club (GTSC) 33rd Annual Meeting is organized by General Thoracic Surgical Club (GTSC) and will be held during Mar 12 - 15, 2020 at Hilton Tucson El Conquistador Golf & Tennis Resort, Tucson, Arizona, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
44th Annual ASPO Conference is organized by American Society of Preventive Oncology (ASPO) and will be held from Mar 22 - 24, 2020 at Tucson Marriott University Park, Tucson, Arizona, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Apr 21 - 22, 2020 | USD $850 | Tucson, Arizona
Tucson Symposium (TS) 2020 is organized by Roche Tissue Diagnostics (RTD) and will be held from Apr 21 - 22, 2020 at El Conquistador Tucson, A Hilton Resort, Tucson, Arizona, United States of America. Who attends the Tucson Symposium? • Thought leaders wanting to share new ideas and scientific achievements in cancer research and medical practice • Pathologists striving to keep their practices on the leading edge of technology and eager to learn more about state-of-the-art trends in diagnostics and treatment therapies • Oncologists and pathologists wanting to hear about the newest proposed therapies and the most current diagnostic, prognostic and predictive medical findings • Research and academic scientists who are leading the efforts in scientific discovery and are interested in developing scientific partnerships • Strategic and scientific senior management from the health care industry Course Description: The 16th annual Tucson Symposium, sponsored by Roche Tissue Diagnostics, brings together more than 500 cancer experts and thought leaders from around the world to explore a diverse range of topics, latest hypotheses and breakthroughs in immunology and mechanisms of immune response, cancer evolution, translational discoveries, new frontiers in neuropathology, the latest tools and trends in surgical pathology, and next-generation transforming technologies - all with the singular focus of improving patients' lives. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Apr 23 - 26, 2020 | Tucson, Arizona
Tucson Osteopathic Medical Foundation (TOMH) 29th Annual Southwestern Conference on Medicine is organized by Tucson Osteopathic Medical Foundation (TMOH) and will be held from Apr 23 - 26, 2020 at The Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa, Tucson, Arizona, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Apr 24 - 26, 2020 | Tucson, Arizona
AZOA 2020 Spring Congress is organized by Arizona Optometric Association (AZOA) and will be held from Apr 24 - 26, 2020 at JW Marriott Tucson Starr Pass Resort & Spa, Tucson, Arizona, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Apr 27, 2020 | CEUs 0.60 | USD $249.99 | Tucson, Arizona
Challenging Geriatric Issues: Dementia Behaviors is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Apr 27, 2020 at DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel Tucson Airport, Tucson, Arizona, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6.3 contact hours / 0.6 CEUs. Target Audience: • Nurses • Physical Therapists • Physical Therapist Assistants • Occupational Therapists • Occupational Therapy Assistants • Speech-Language Pathologists • Social Workers • Home Healthcare Providers • Nursing Home Administrators • Registered Dietitians & Dietetic Technicians • Recreation Therapists Course Description: Dealing with cognitively impaired geriatric patients can be challenging even for the experienced healthcare professional. Behaviors such as dementia, aggression, anxiety and depression, refusal of food and fluids, and inappropriate sexual advances pose significant potential barriers to the delivery of essential health care. If older adults are routinely under your care, minimize your risk of escalating the problems associated with troublesome, often irrational behavior by attending this program. Gain valuable insights into the causes of challenging geriatric behaviors and learn innovative and practical intervention strategies to improve the care you provide. Your speaker, M. Catherine Wollman, is an expert in the field of geriatrics. Join her for a day filled with interesting case studies, insightful discussion and interactive learning. Leave with practical techniques you can apply the next day! Objectives: • Assess behavioral problems of older adults with cognitive disturbances. • Consider the advantages of recognition and treatment of early dementia. • Incorporate non-pharmacologic interventions that address biopsychosocial needs of the older adult with challenging behaviors. • Implement specific communication strategies for patients with challenging behaviors. • Analyze evidence-based pharmacologic treatments of behavioral problems in patients. • Determine interventions for challenging geriatric behaviors including pain, nutritional deficits, sleep disorders, depression and delirium. • Evaluate causes and interventions for sexually inappropriate behaviors. • Support and educate family and professional caregivers of older adults exhibiting challenging behaviors.
New Advances in Restorative Dentistry: Overcoming Common Pain Points, Pitfalls, and Problems in Private Practice (May 01, 2020)
May 01, 2020 | CE Credits 7.00 | USD $299 | Tucson, Arizona
New Advances in Restorative Dentistry: Overcoming Common Pain Points, Pitfalls, and Problems in Private Practice is organized by Ultradent Products Inc and will be held on May 01, 2020 at Embassy Suites by Hilton Tucson Paloma Village, Tucson, Arizona, United States of America. Accreditation: 7 CE Credits Description: This fast-paced, informative session will introduce the participants to new materials and techniques that are designed to simplify clinical practice and yield predictable, problem-free restorations. Participants will learn clinical tips and techniques for eliminating common problems associated with routine clinical procedures. These will include tips for creating successful Class II restorations, mastering flawless crown and bridge impressions, enhancing esthetics in anterior direct bonding cases, and following proper adhesion and curing protocols. During the hands-on portion of the program, clinicians will review techniques for making common clinical procedures both predictable and profitable. Objectives: • The steps involved in creating the perfect Class II composite restoration • Appropriate bonding and curing protocols • Techniques designed to capture flawless impressions the first time • Appropriate layering techniques to enhance esthetics of anterior bonding cases Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Sep 10 - 13, 2020 | Tucson, Arizona
Society for Airway Management (SAM) Meeting & Workshops 2020 is organized by Society for Airway Management (SAM) and will be held from Sep 10 - 13, 2020 at Tucson, Arizona, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.