Upcoming Medical Conferences in Huntington BeachSearch Criteria : United States of America Huntington Beach
Jan 18 - 19, 2019 | USD $5000 | Huntington Beach, California
7th Annual World Patient Safety, Science & Technology Summit is organized by Patient Safety Movement Foundation and will be held from Jan 18 - 19, 2019 at Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach, Huntington Beach, California, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is international hospital leaders, medical and information technology companies, the patient advocacy community, public policy makers and government officials. Conference Description: The conference will feature keynote addresses from public figures, patient safety experts and plenary sessions with healthcare luminaries, members of the press and patient advocates, as well as announcements from organizations who have made their own commitments to reach the Patient Safety Movement Foundation’s goal of ZERO preventable deaths by 2020. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Feb 13 - 17, 2019 | CME 36.25 | USD $995 | Huntington Beach, California
Cardiology 2019: 22nd Annual Update on Pediatric and Congenital Cardiovascular Disease is organized by Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and will be held from Feb 13 - 17, 2019 at Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort and Spa, Huntington Beach, California, United States of America. CREDITS AMA Credit Designation Statement Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia designates this live activity for a maximum of 36.25 AMA PRA Category 1 credits™. AMA PRA Category 1 credits™ are designated as follows: Wed, Feb 13, 2019 Optional Preconference Seminars – 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. No. 1: We Collaborate, We Learn and Our Patients Benefit: Quality Improvement in Pediatric and Congenital Cardiovascular Care = 6 No. 2: Heart Failure & Mechanical Circulatory Support in Pediatric and Congenital Cardiovascular Care = 6.25 No. 3: Congenital Heart Disease and Postoperative Management: A Comprehensive Review for Nursing and Front-line Providers = 7.5 Main Conference: Wed, Feb 13, 4 p.m. to Sun, Feb 17, 2019, noon Total AMA PRA Category 1 credits™ = 30 MOC Successful Completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the activity, with individual assessments of the participant and feedback to the participant, enables the participant to earn 19 MOC points in the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. CONFERENCE DESCRIPTION Theme: Challenges, Opportunities, and Solutions The course faculty will present multiple talks in plenary sessions, as well as presentations in subspecialty breakout sessions and a series of moderated panels of experts, covering all areas and topics related to the comprehensive care of the unborn, neonate, child, teen and young adult with cardiovascular disease. Through effective learning and improved understanding, the goals of this educational conference are to give healthcare providers the tools necessary to create a normal quality and duration of life for individuals with pediatric and congenital cardiovascular disease. Conference Topics include: Tackling challenges and finding solutions for conditions our patients face on a daily basis • Exploration and wonder of the lymphatic system • Heart care before birth • Exercise and sudden cardiac death in the young • The brain and CHD • Bringing innovation to CHD care • A 40-year retrospective on hypoplastic left heart syndrome • Focus on specific conditions such as pulmonary atresia, double-outlet right ventricle and more Other benefits of attending include: Special sessions for nursing, perfusion specialists and healthcare administrators • Pre-conference sessions on quality improvement, mechanical circulatory support, and intense CHD primers for nurses and frontline providers • Opportunities to network and enjoy southern California’s attractions: Disney Land, Knotts Berry Farm, whale watching, beach activities and more • 5K Heart Fun Run and, new this year, Yoga for Your Heart on the beach • More than 30 credits for physicians, nurses and perfusion specialists Course Objectives 2019: At the completion of this program, the participant will be better able to: • Describe the science and knowledge base of information that support clinical practice for the patient with pediatric and congenital cardiovascular disease • Outline some of the latest innovations and their potential for changing care in pediatric and congenital cardiovascular disease • Understand the concepts of mechanical circulatory support and heart failure in pediatric and congenital cardiovascular disease • Understand the emerging role of the lymphatic system in congenital heart disease • Appreciate the importance of psychological wellness and neurocognitive challenges in patients with congenital heart disease • Review the risks and benefits of physical activity in congenital heart disease • Describe management and outcomes for complex congenital heart disease • Find answers to many questions related to the clinical care of patients with congenital heart disease • Understand the principles behind the novel and emerging field of heart care before birth • Describe the latest research in diagnostic testing for congenital heart disease • Discuss the latest concepts and treatment strategies for the premature infant with heart disease • Comprehend the emerging recognition of complications and identify solutions for the patient after Fontan operation • Understand the newest concepts in anesthesia and critical care for the pediatric and congenital cardiovascular patient • Discuss the latest techniques and developments in the field of pediatric cardiovascular perfusion • Understand the underlying principles and best practices for post-operative care by nurses and other front-line providers for the neonate with congenital heart disease • Explain the challenges and solutions in caring for the patient with hypoplastic left heart syndrome Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Apr 14 - 17, 2019 | Huntington Beach, California
Southwestern Surgical Congress (SWSC) 71st Annual Meeting is organized by Southwestern Surgical Congress (SWSC) and will be held from Apr 14 - 17, 2019 at Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach, Huntington Beach, California, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jul 25 - 27, 2019 | Huntington Beach, California
20th Annual International Lung Cancer Congress is organized by Physicians' Education Resource, LLC (PER) and will be held from Jul 25 - 27, 2019 at Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach, Huntington Beach, California, United States of America. The Target Audience for This Medical Event is directed toward medical, surgical and radiation oncologists interested in the treatment of patients with lung cancer. Fellows, nurse practitioners, nurses, physician assistants, pharmacists, researchers and other healthcare professionals interested in the treatment of lung cancer are also invited to attend. Description: The 20th Annual International Lung Cancer Congress® will provide current, practical information on the management of lung cancer, as well as a look at the novel agents and strategies with the potential to shape the future of lung cancer therapy. Leading international and national experts will provide perspectives on how to incorporate the latest data on targeted agents, immunotherapy, surgery, and radiation oncology in the clinic. Cutting-edge lectures, panel discussions, multidisciplinary tumor boards, and interactive question-and-answer sessions will provide a unique opportunity for participants to engage with faculty as they share their perspectives and personal experiences on the clinical challenges and ongoing controversies in lung cancer management. Learning Objectives: • Apply testing strategies to identify biomarkers that inform optimized decision-making in the care of patients with lung cancer • Determine emerging evidence concerning the management of patients with non-metastatic lung cancer • Delineate the rationale for optimized and personalized sequencing strategies utilizing clinical trial evidence, performance status, and tumor characteristics • Detail how recent clinical trial results on chemotherapeutic, targeted, and immunotherapeutic strategies can be interpreted in the context of evolving paradigms in the field of lung cancer management • Incorporate recent data sets on single agent and combination immunotherapeutic approaches to care for patients with lung cancer • Report the current status of cooperative group trials that are assessing emerging strategies to treat lung cancer
Aug 01 - 04, 2019 | CME 20.00 | USD $900 | Huntington Beach, California
Current Topics in Emergency Medicine is organized by Northwest Seminars and will be held from Aug 01 - 04, 2019 at Pasea Hotel and Spa, Huntington Beach, California, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is 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 20.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Course Description: The practitioner of emergency medicine must possess an 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. Course 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.
Oct 02 - 05, 2019 | Huntington Beach, California
National Renal Administrators Association (NRAA) 2019 Annual Conference is organized by National Renal Administrators Association (NRAA) and will be held from Oct 02 - 05, 2019 at Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort and Spa, Huntington Beach, California, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.