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Jan 26, 2019 | CME 6.50 | USD $175 | Half Moon Bay, California
Stanford Review of the 60th Annual American Society of Hematology Meeting 2019 is organized by Stanford Center for Continuing Medical Education and will be held on Jan 26, 2019 at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay, Half Moon Bay, California, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Hematologists, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Nurses, Pharmacists and Allied Health Professionals who care for patients with benign and malignant hematologic diseases. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. The 2019 Stanford Review of the 60th Annual ASH Conference will highlight cutting-edge research and data on hematologic disorders presented at the conference, as well as provide participants with updated treatment algorithms and strategies for optimizing the care of their patients. The symposium will utilize a variety of learning modalities, including case studies, panel discussions, and audience response questions, to facilitate meaningful interactions between expert faculty presenters and symposium participants. Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to: • Evaluate the use of new chemotherapeutics and biologic regimens in subpopulations of acute myeloid leukemia patients based on patient clinical and genetic prognostic factors and treatment goals • Apply treatment strategies that optimally utilize JAK inhibitors and other novel agents in patients with myelofibrosis, PV, and other relevant MPNs • Use prognostic models to risk stratify MPN patients for therapy • Analyze the role of new biologics for the treatment of advanced systematic mastocytosis • Evaluate optimal sequencing and combinations of novel biologicals for CLL • Discuss the current role of Minimal Residue Disease (MRD) testing for the detection of molecular abnormalities • Incorporate available therapeutic options for patients with low- or high-risk myelodysplastic syndromes and utilize the IPSS-R prognostic scoring system along with new mutation data to classify patients for treatment • Determine the best combination regimens, novel agents, and new antibody therapies for different populations of newly diagnosed and relapsed/refractory myeloma patients, including patients who are transplant eligible and transplant ineligible • Evaluate the results of phase II/III trials in Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin lymphomas • Incorporate appropriate emerging novel therapies for patients with hemophilia • Evaluate new treatment indications for direct oral anticoagulants for patients with non-malignant hematology • Discuss new therapeutic directions in sickle cell disease and disorders of iron homeostasis Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Nov 04 - 07, 2019 | CME 24.00 | USD $900 | Half Moon Bay, California
Topics in Emergency Medicine is organized by Northwest Seminars and will be held from Nov 04 - 07, 2019 at The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Half Moon Bay, Half Moon Bay, California, United States of America. This course is designed for physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, and all other medical care providers who must maintain state-of-the-art knowledge of the specialty or are impacted by it. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 24.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Course Description: The practitioner of emergency medicine must possess evidence-based scientific background for competent clinical practice; maintain state-of-the-art knowledge of the specialty and all additional related disciplines; maintain an up-to-the-minute armamentarium of knowledge and skills for the selection and use of complex equipment, pharmacological agents, and procedures; manage self and colleagues to function toward common goals in providing consistent care in all settings in which emergency care is provided; serve as an expert in matters involving quality, safe and equitable health care delivery and support of other service providers, departments, institutions, and organizations dependent upon professional expertise. Presentations are designed to facilitate the acquisition of cognitive and technical skills as defined through evidenced-based data translated to best practice standards by the pertinent governmental and professional organizations including the American College of Emergency Physicians, American College of Surgeons and the Emergency Nurses Association and abilities in one or more of the disciplines vital to the practicing professional. Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of this activity, the participant will be able to: • Apply the pertinent physical and behavioral sciences as they impact and are affected by the planning, delivery, and monitoring of services inherent in the professions • Explain the selection, dosing considerations with methods of administration, safe use, contraindications and precautions of drugs based on their chemical and pharmacologic properties • Outline comprehensive patient management plans for the special patient population discussed • Apply the principles of safety and asepsis in the performance of all aspects of patient care regardless of the clinical environment in which the practice resides • Incorporate the published tenets of pertinent, recognized external organizations, institutions, and professional groups defining medical, legal, philosophical, ethical, and healthcare management standards.