Upcoming Medical Conferences in Half Moon BaySearch Criteria : United States of America Half Moon Bay
Feb 15, 2020 | Half Moon Bay, California
Stanford's Review of the 61st Annual American Society of Hematology Meeting is organized by Stanford Center for Continuing Medical Education and will be held on Feb 15, 2020 at The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Half Moon Bay, Half Moon Bay, California, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Mar 01 - 06, 2020 | CME 30.50 | Half Moon Bay, California
Mayo Clinic Pain Management and Palliative Care 2020 is organized by Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development (MCSCPD) and will be held from Mar 01 - 06, 2020 at The Ritz-Carlton - Half Moon Bay, Half Moon Bay, California, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 30.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Course Description: Pre-Course Workshop (Sunday, March 01, 2020) A half-day addictions workshop presented by Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation. Full Course (March 02 - 06, 2020) Pain Management and Palliative Care 2020 provides the practicing primary care provider and specialty provider with clear, concise, and relevant presentations aimed at preparing all clinicians to successfully care for patients with serious illness and all forms of multimodal pain management needs. The Pain Medicine portion provides critical content in the area of pain assessment, spine related issues, safe opioid prescribing, headache management, and psychosocial aspects of pain. The Palliative Medicine portion is a newer offering after a successful and highly desired preconference to Pain Medicine. Over the last three years, this offering has provided highly reviewed and highly sought after content aimed at equipping clinicians with the skills needed to provide valued care for patients with serious, life-limiting illness from diagnosis to hospice, symptom management to advance care planning. This multidisciplinary CME course provides synergistic content, relevant to primary care providers and specialty practitioners who care for patients with a serious illness and/or those patients experience pain. The course provides concise reviews, broader themed panels, breakout sessions and expert demonstrations across a range or relevant topics, including: spine care review, pharmacologic management with opioid and non-opioid strategies, updates on common chronic pain conditions, critical conversation skills, review of symptom management, quality of life interventions, CBT options, cancer considerations, delirium management, side-effect mitigation strategies. Palliative Medicine in Clinical Practice (March 02 - 04, 2020) Palliative Medicine in Clinical Practice will serve as a review and update on the most recent advances in the management of palliative medicine clinical scenarios that face internists, family practitioners, hospitalists, palliative medicine providers, hospice team members, oncologists and other subspecialists in their daily practices. The Continuing Medical Education course is intended to provide an intensive, practical review with an emphasis on evidence based approaches to everyday problems that span the realm of palliative medicine and hospice. Learning Objectives: • Formulate a strategy for communicating with patients and families with a serious illness about overall care goals. • Develop a framework for assessing patient prognosis and how to apply to patients with medical frailty • Identify and incorporate recent updates in symptom management for patients with serious medical illness across multiple care settings. Pain Medicine for the Non-Pain Specialist (March 04 - 06, 2020) Pain Medicine for the Non-Pain Specialist 2020 targets the integration of pain services across disciplines to address the national and international movement toward improved pain control. The CME course includes spine care review, pharmacologic management with opioid and non-opioid strategies and updates on common chronic pain conditions. Learning Objectives: • Identify patients for chronic opioid therapy versus patients to be tapered to lower doses or discontinued • Describe non-opioid and non-pharmacological interventions for chronic pain • Apply the CDC opioid prescribing guidelines appropriately for safer patient care Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Aug 14 - 16, 2020 | CME 12.00 | USD $895 | Half Moon Bay, California
Internal Medicine for Primary Care: Endo/Pulm/Vasc is organized by Medical Education Resources (MER) and will be held from Aug 14 - 16, 2020 at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay, Half Moon Bay, California, United States of America. Target Audience: This program is targeted to office-based primary care providers and other health professionals with updates in primary care medicine. Accreditation: Physician Accreditation Medical Education Resources is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Credit Designation Medical Education Resources designates this live activity for a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. ABIM MOC Recognition Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 12 (part II) MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit. American Academy of Family Physicians This Live activity,Internal Medicine for Primary Care, with a beginning date of August 14, 2020 has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 12 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. American Osteopathic Association These programs are approved for 12 hours in Category 2-A by the American Osteopathic Association. American College of Emergency Physicians This program is approved by the American College of Emergency Physicians for a maximum of 12 hours of ACEP Category I credit. Canadian Physicians The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) has a reciprocal credit agreement with the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) for activities which offer Prescribed credit. CFPC members who complete these conferences may claim the equivalent number of MainproM1 credits. American Academy of Physician Assistants AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for Category I credit from AOACCME, Prescribed credit from AAFP, and AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 12 hours of Category I credit for completing this program. Nursing Accreditation Medical Education Resources is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This CE activity provides 12 contact hours of continuing nursing education. This activity is designated for X.X ANCC pharmacotherapeutic contact hours. The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) Certification Board recognizes and accepts continuing education (CE) contact hours from activities approved by AMA, ACCME, ANCC, AANP, AAFP and AACN. Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 12299, for 12 contact hours. Pharmacy Accreditation Medical Education Resources (MER) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. MER designates this continuing education activity for 12 contact hours (1.2 CEUs) of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education. Topics may Include: • Addiction Medicine • Allergy & Immunology • Bariatrics • Cardiology • Dermatology • Ear, Nose & Throat • Endocrinology • Emergency Medicine • Gastroenterology • Geriatrics • Gynecology • Infectious Diseases • Medicolegal • Men’s Urology • Neck & Spine • Nephrology • Neurology • Obstetrics • Oncology • Ophthalmology • Orthopedics • Pain • Palliative Care • Podiatry • Psychiatry • Pulmonology • Radiology • Rheumatology • Sports Medicine • Toxicology • Vascular Medicine Learning Objectives: Upon completion of this program, participants should be better able to: • Identify the pathophysiology and diagnostic approach of asthma, COPD and common respiratory infections • Design treatment strategies reflective of current evidence based medicine for asthma, COPD and common respiratory infections • Diagnose and tailor treatment strategies for Type 2 diabetes • Discuss current diagnostic and treatment approaches to thyroid disorders and disorders of calcium metabolism • Describe the approach to diagnosis and treatment of adrenal insufficiency and syndromes of adrenal hormone excess • Define the spectrum of maladies included in peripheral vascular disease • Discuss presentation and interventional treatment of stroke patients as well as the swelling and ulcers of dysvascular limbs • Discuss the approach and subsequent therapeutic management of the cancer patient, as well as the cancer survivor