Upcoming Medical Conferences in TucsonSearch Criteria : United States of America Tucson
May 01 - 04, 2019 | CME 40.00 | USD $736 | Tucson, Arizona
Radiation Oncology Review Course is organized by The Osler Institute and will be held from May 01 - 04, 2019 at Tucson, Arizona, United States of America. Designation: The Osler Institute designates this live activity for a maximum of 40 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Course Description: This comprehensive review is designed to provide senior trainees and/or clinicians in practice a comprehensive update of clinical knowledge as well as to help them prepare for their Radiation Oncology exams (initial certification and MOC). The 4-day course includes didactic lectures with embedded review questions for each topic, esyllabus (containing PDFs of all PowerPoint presentations), and designated Q&A sessions. Emphasis is on evidence-based medicine and board-relevant standards of care as well as new concepts, treatments, and imaging approaches. In addition, the course will cover the basic principles of radio-biology and physics that are relevant to clinical practice. The written exams emphasize anatomy, epidemiology, etiological agents, natural history, pathology, tumor markers, initial clinical evaluation, staging, routes of spread, selection of treatment modality and techniques, surgical and chemotherapy adjuvant treatments, follow-up treatment and evaluation, patterns of failure, and normal tissue effects including complications; all of these areas will be addressed in this course. Topics Covered: • Pediatric Radiation Oncology • Esophageal Cancer • Gastric Cancer • Pancreatic Cancer • Colorectal Cancer • Anal Cancer • Hepatic and Cholangio Cancer • Malignant Brain Tumors • Benign Brain Tumors • Metastases and Palliation • Skin Tumors • Hodgkin’s Lymphoma and Plasmacytoma • Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma • Head and Neck Anatomy • General Principles • Oropharyngeal • Bladder Cancer • Testis, Kidney, Ureter and Penis Cancer • Early Stage Prostate Cancer • Advanced Stage Prostate Cancer • Endometrial Cancer • Sarcomas • Vulvar and Vaginal Cancer • Ovarian, Cervix and Fallopian Tubes Cancer • Early Stage Breast Cancer • Locally Advanced Breast Cancer • Carcinoma in-situ and Miscellaneous • Oral Cavity • Larynx, Hypopharynx • Nasopharynx • Lung/Mediastinum Early Bird Special, Save 10% on Registration fee until April 1 Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
May 02 - 04, 2019 | CME 30.00 | USD $1254 | Tucson, Arizona
Radiation Oncology Mock Oral Course is organized by The Osler Institute and will be held from May 02 - 04, 2019 at Tucson, Arizona, United States of America. Designation: The Osler Institute designates this live activity for a maximum of 30 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Course Description: Hone your critical reasoning and evaluation skills in an intensive 3-day case review course designed to help you zero in on what is most clinically relevant for diagnosis, developing a management plan, and treatment approach. Emphasis is placed on the clinical management of malignant and benign disease by requiring knowledge of anatomy; epidemiology; pathology; patterns of local, regional and distal involvement; treatment modalities; radiation treatment planning; and results of treatment including prognosis and complications. The course begins with a lecture on critical reasoning skills and communication skills that will be emphasized during the exams to follow. The remainder of the course consists of a series of board-relevant case reviews presented as half-hour public mock oral exams followed by faculty feedback. Participants and faculty review one-on-one in a 25-minute simulation of the oral board process followed by faculty critique; 7-10 cases are reviewed in each 30-minute session for a total of 140-200 case reviews per day. Course fees include participating in two complimentary public mock oral exams and observing other participants being examined – learn from doing and from observing. Participants are matched with faculty based on their topic selections. Topics Covered: • Gastrointestinal • Gynecologic • Genitourinary • Lymphoma • Breast • CNS • Pediatric • Lung, Soft Tissue, and Bone • Head, Neck, and Skin Early Bird Special, Save 10% on Registration fee until April 2 Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
May 02 - 05, 2019 | CME 30.00 | USD $565 | Tucson, Arizona
28th Annual Southwestern Conference on Medicine is organized by Tucson Osteopathic Medical Foundation (TOMF) and will be held from May 02 - 05, 2019 at The Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa, Tucson, Arizona, United States of America. Accreditation: 30 AOA Category 1A Credits, 30 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™, 30 AAFP Prescribed Credits, 30 AAPA Category 1 Credits. Note: 3 additional AOA Category 1A Credits may be earned by DOs who complete the post Conference Outcomes Assessment Survey. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
May 16 - 19, 2019 | Tucson, Arizona
14th Annual National Association of Nutrition Professionals (NANP) Conference & Expo is organized by National Association of Nutrition Professionals (NANP) and will be held from May 16 - 19, 2019 at JW Marriott Tucson Starr Pass Resort & Spa, Tucson, Arizona, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
May 30 - Jun 02, 2019 | USD $830 | Tucson, Arizona
2019 Organization for Safety, Asepsis and Prevention (OSAP) Annual Conference is organized by Organization for Safety, Asepsis and Prevention (OSAP) and will be held from May 30 - Jun 02, 2019 at The Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa, Tucson, Arizona, United States of America. Conference Description: The 2019 OSAP Annual Conference is the premier infection prevention and control, patient safety education, and networking event in dentistry. This action-packed conference will deliver the latest updates on evolving guidance and emerging infection prevention and safety issues. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jun 05 - 07, 2019 | Tucson, Arizona
Association of Oncology Social Work (AOSW) 35th Annual Conference is organized by Association of Oncology Social Work (AOSW) and will be held from Jun 05 - 07, 2019 at JW Marriott Tucson Starr Pass Resort & Spa, Tucson, Arizona, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jun 12, 2019 | USD $229.99 | Tucson, Arizona
Psychopharmacology in Plain English is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Jun 12, 2019 at Sheraton Tucson Hotel & Suites, Tucson, Arizona, United States of America. Target Audience: • Counselors • Social Workers • Psychologists • Psychotherapists • Case Managers • Marriage & Family Therapists • Nurses • Nurse Practitioners • Clinical Nurse Specialists • Addiction Counselors • Pharmacists • Occupational Therapists • Occupational Therapy Assistants • Other Mental Health & HealthCare Professionals Course Description: Does this sound familiar? Your clients are taking multiple psychotropic medications prescribed by different health care professionals. You watch as prescriptions stream in from psychiatrists, family physicians, nurse practitioners, and others, and you discover that your clients have no idea who wrote which prescription or why they are even taking the medication. You realize that despite the confusion, you still have a responsibility to know your clients’ symptoms and reactions to medications, and to coordinate their care. Dr. Kenneth Carter shares practical and useful information that you need to advocate for your clients. You will get the latest information on antidepressants, anti-anxiety medications, medications for insomnia, and others. You will take a close look at the ethical decisions that accompany their use. You will leave better prepared to communicate with your clients as well as the prescribers, as Dr. Carter instructs you on how the medications work, their benefits, and the side effects and dangerous reactions associated with them. Objectives: • Define the proper role of mental health professionals who treat clients receiving both psychotherapeutic medications and psychotherapy. • Explore specific ethical issues and resolutions related to communicating with clients and prescribing professionals about psychotropic medications. • Explain the neurotransmitter systems and neuroanatomy underlying the biological basis for mental disorders and pharmacotherapy. • Describe the major classes of drugs used to treat mental disorders and which mental disorders are appropriately treated with each class of drugs. • Explore psychotropic medication treatment options for clients with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder. • Analyze the role that half-life plays in the efficacy of insomnia medications prescribed for clients. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Sep 06 - 09, 2019 | CME 45.00 | USD $799 | Tucson, Arizona
4-day Intensive Conversational Medical Spanish & Cultural Competency Workshopis organized by Rios Associates and will be held from Sep 06 - 09, 2019 at Sheraton Tucson Hotel & Suites, Tucson, Arizona, United States of America. Accreditation: The University of Arizona College of Medicine at the Arizona Health Sciences Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 45 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. • This program is approved by the American College of Emergency Physicians for 43 hours of Category 1 CMEs. • This program has also been reviewed and is acceptable for 45 prescribed hours by the American Academy of Family Physicians. • This Program has been approved for 45 contact hours of continuing education by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. Description: This 4-day intensive, individually tailored conversational, medical and cultural Spanish Workshop consists of over 45 hours of medical dialogues, role-plays, many colorful visual aids, cross-cultural discussions, "edutainment", daily practice, plus evening study with a Text workbook and USB Flash drive including all 15 corresponding lessons (Flash Drive available for $35). This method is highly suitable for those with limited time who must use their new language skills immediately. Participants who complete this 4-day intensive course will: • Acquire the ability to interview patients in Spanish in a culturally competent manner, take a medical history, conduct a physical examination, give prescription and follow-up instructions and intervene with medical emergencies, while taking cultural sensitivity into account to increase compliance. • Recognize a Spanish vocabulary of 1,500 to 2,000 general and medical terms. • Develop a good flow of speech in present, future, and past tenses, as well as the command form. • Obtain some degree of Cultural Competency concerning time, personal space, family dynamics, foods, health and particularly medical care. • Utilize the skills necessary to continue language acquisition through daily practice and personal experience. Learning Objectives: Intermediate/Advanced students will be able to do all of this with more facility and fluency utilizing more idiomatic expressions, complex tenses (conditional, present & past progressive, present & past perfect tenses), as well as the subjunctive mood and its various tenses. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Sep 09 - 12, 2019 | Tucson, Arizona
21st Annual Fall Conference on Integrative Medicine in Women's Health is organized by Symposia Medicus and will be held from Sep 09 - 12, 2020 at Tucson, Arizona, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Nov 07 - 10, 2019 | Tucson, Arizona
27th Clinical Applications for Age Management Medicine Conference (AMMG) is organized by Age Management Medicine Group and will be held from Nov 07 - 10, 2019 at JW Marriott Tucson Starr Pass Resort & Spa, Tucson, Arizona, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.