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Aug 28, 2020 | CME 6.5 | USD $240.00 | Los Angeles, California
14th Annual Women and Ischemic Heart Disease Symposium is organized by Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and will be held on Aug 28, 2020 at Cedars Sinai Medical Center Harvey Morse Conference Center South Tower, Los Angeles, California, United States of America. Target Audience: Cardiology, Family / General Medicine, Internal Medicine, Preventive Medicine Accreditation: Credit Designation Statement Cedars-Sinai Medical Center designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 6.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. ABIM MOC Recognition Statement Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 6.50 Medical Knowledge 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. Overview: This meeting was originally scheduled for Friday, May 8, 2020 and has been re-scheduled for Friday, August 28, 2020. The 14th Annual Women and Ischemic Heart Disease Symposium will explore sex and gender-specific issues in coronary microvascular dysfunction, screening for heart disease in young women, management of diabetes and heart disease, menopause and heart disease and explore the social determinants of women’s health. Other important topics include best practices in ambulatory blood pressure monitoring, the importance of social media and leadership to advance women’s cardiovascular health, as well as new guidelines updates, and a unique look into the world of virtual medicine and sex differences in remote monitoring, adherence and symptomatic conditions. Attendees are also invited to attend an optional afternoon tea with faculty at the conclusion of the conference. The purpose of this conference is to close the knowledge gaps of physicians and allied healthcare professionals regarding gender- and sex-specific differences in cardiovascular disease, the impact these differences have on treatment options, and the importance of identifying women at risk for cardiovascular disease, by utilizing the most current evidence-based treatment strategies for optimizing patient-centered care. Registration: • Physicians Receive $50 OFF - Use Promo Code: WIMD20 • Non-Physicians Receive $40 OFF - Use Promo Code: WINP20 • Promo Codes Available until August 7, 2020 Objectives: • Recognize the importance of social media and women’s heart health leadership and advocacy to advance cardiovascular medicine • Identify the social determinants that can influence women’s health to more effectively communicate with patients about health-related conditions and behaviorshaviors • Apply best practices in screening young women for heart disease and managing women with heart disease and diabetes • Explore sex differences in virtual medicine, including remote monitoring, adherence, and symptomatic conditions
Sep 09, 2020 | CE 7.25 | USD $629.00 | Los Angeles, California
Hospital CMS Update is organized by Joint Commission Resources (JCR) and will be held on Sep 09, 2020 at The Westin Los Angeles Airport, Los Angeles, California, United States of America. Who should Attend: Any healthcare related professional interested in Medicare’s Conditions of Participation (CoPs) for hospitals! Program is designed for the advance beginner to expert who works on the Center’s for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) processes and findings. Your role title or job responsibilities may be connected, but not limited to administrators, clinical leadership, managers, physicians, etc. Accreditation: • ANCC: 7.25 CE • ACHE: 7.25 CE • CJCP: 7.25 Credit Hours Towards Recertification Overview: educational program is constructed to provide health care professionals with key information necessary to navigate the challenging aspects of Medicare’s Conditions of Participation for hospitals! It may seem daunting at times when dealing with CMS’s expectations. However, this program brings tips and compliance strategies for you to increase your efforts in fulfilling CMS requirements. As a result, it is a topic packed event for in hospital CMS compliance, which is taught by JCR experts (all of whom are former CMS surveyors). Also, you have an opportunity to network at the program’s wine and cheese reception. Please join us and attend the program! What you Will Learn: it depicts what is being presented. After reviewing this program’s agenda, related topics, and subject matter experts, you see topics such as: Emergency preparedness, informed consent, the critical issue of patient care areas and emotionally safe environments, and more!
Sep 10, 2020 | CME 6.83 | Los Angeles, California
Hospital Executive Briefing is organized by Joint Commission Resources (JCR) and will be held on Sep 10, 2020 at The Westin Los Angeles Airport, Los Angeles, California, United States of America. Accreditation: Summary of Continuing Education contact hours awarded for this program: • ACCME: 6.83 CME • ANCC: 6.83  CE • ACHE: 6.83  CE • CA Board of Registered Nursing: 6.83  CE • CJCP: 6.83  CE Who should Attend: Healthcare professionals knowledgeable about the standards and the accreditation process including; • Accreditation Professional • Medical Directors • Nursing Leaders • Physicians • RNs • Performance Improvement Specialists • Risk Managers • Regulatory Compliance Professionals • Quality Directors and Managers • Patient Safety Officers • CEOs, Vice Presidents Overview: Complement this event with our Hospital CMS Update seminar to create an immersive 2-day learning experience. This one-day, advanced education event is for healthcare professionals knowledgeable about the standards and accreditation process. Each presentation incorporates tips, solutions and tools. Plan now to hear best practices, participate during the interactive sessions and learn practical solutions that will help you to prepare your hospital for a safer, more compliant 2021. You can’t afford to miss this year’s Hospital Executive Briefings! Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
3rd Annual Cedars-Sinai Gastrointestinal Tumor Conference: Advances in Immunotherapy for Gastrointestinal Cancers
Sep 12, 2020 | CME 4 | USD $40.00 | Los Angeles, California
3rd Annual Cedars-Sinai Gastrointestinal Tumor Conference: Advances in Immunotherapy for Gastrointestinal Cancers is organized by Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and will be held on Sep 12, 2020 at Cedars Sinai Medical Center Harvey Morse Conference Center South Tower, Los Angeles, California, United States of America. Target Audience: Family / General Medicine, Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Radiation Oncology Accreditation: Credit Designation Statement Cedars-Sinai Medical Center designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. ABIM MOC Recognition Statement: Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 4.00 Medical Knowledge 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. Overview: The third annual Cedars-Sinai Gastrointestinal Tumor Conference will provide concise and comprehensive updates on the most recent research and advances in immunotherapy for gastrointestinal cancers. A stellar faculty has been assembled to share developments in precision medicine, research, and immunotherapeutic approaches to the treatment of cancers of the pancreas, liver, and gastric/esophagus. Invited faculty will present a comprehensive bench to bedside review of immune therapy for GI malignancies, detail immune therapies for pancreatic cancer, and explore advances in biomarkers and immunotherapy in gastroesophageal cancers. Biomarker strategies for Immunotherapy in neuroendocrine and rare tumors will be presented and participants will also have an opportunity to review immune-related toxicities and the results of combining radiation and immunotherapy. Join your colleagues on April 25 for this important half day educational activity that will enhance your understanding of GI cancers and provide you with valuable information to inform your clinical decision-making and treatment approaches for your patients. Objectives: • Consider advances in biomarkers and immunotherapy to better inform treatment decision-making for patients with gastroesophageal cancers • Use AJCC or other appropriate staging in clinical practice, including the use of appropriate prognostic indicators and evidence-based national guidelines for treatment planning • Evaluate the basic science of immune therapy for GI malignancies and the implications for transfer from bench to bedside • Increase knowledge of immunotherapy for neuroendocrine tumors and biomarker identification of novel immunotherapies • Identify and implement optimal strategies for managing immune-related side effects and toxicities in patients treated with immunotherapy agents • Anticipate the needs, problems, and issues of cancer survivors and develop an individualized wellness plan in partnership with cancer survivors, their families and the healthcare team
Sep 14 - 18, 2020 | CE 32 | USD $5,750.00 | Los Angeles, California
UCLA Dental Implant Continuum - Module 6 is organized by UCLA School of Dentistry and will be held from Sep 14 - 18, 2020 at UCLA School of Dentistry, Los Angeles, California, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is designed to train dentists in all aspects of surgical and restorative implant dentistry procedures including: digital treatment planning, implant placement, management of the esthetic zone, reconstruction of deficient alveolar ridges, use of various loading protocols, fabrication of immediate provisional restorations, and more. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 32 CE credits. Participants will perform multiple implant surgeries on their own patients throughout the 2-year, 6-module program. Our prestigious faculty will guide you through each step of the process from treatment planning to routine implant placement to advanced grafting procedures, impressions and restoration. Extensive time will be spent in hands-on workshops, in live surgery, and with faculty demonstrations. No implant experience necessary! Module 6 - Principles of Implant Dentistry - Putting it all Together The final module will solidify the principles, skills and knowledge gained throughout the program. Participants are encouraged to present their best cases treated during the program to the group. Beautiful UCLA CDE plaques will be presented to commemorate your dedication to furthering your knowledge and clinical skills for your implant patients. Course Topics: The future of implant dentistry Final case presentations Final exam / knowledge assessment Certificate presentation Workshop Exercises: • Fundamental Surgical Techniques: incisions, flap design, and suturing • Graft Techniques: sinus augmentation (direct and indirect), CT grafts, GBR, PRF and use of particulate graft materials • Implant placement: using various systems and implant designs on models, pig jaws and patients • Prosthetic techniques: radiographic / surgical guides, impressions, abutment selection and design, fabrication of provisional restorations • CBCT analysis and use of digital treatment planning software • Tilted implant placement and denture conversion
Sep 19, 2020 | CE Credits 8 | USD $1,195.00 | Los Angeles, California
Advanced Implant Surgical Hands-On Course is organized by Global Institute for Dental Education (gIDE) and will be held on Sep 19, 2020 at gIDE Institute, Los Angeles, California, United States of America. Accreditation: This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 8 CE Credits. Overview: GBR MODULE: HANDS-ON (1/2 DAY) Participants will practice on mandibular pig jaw models, with the latest implant designs, microsurgical hand instruments, bone tacks, bovine filler materials and resorbable, membranes and growth factors with ti-mesh. The training treatments will be: • Horizontal ridge augmentation with simultaneous implant placement, layered bone graft with resorbable membrane placement & fixation sutures • Horizontal ridge augmentation with resorbable membrane placement, bone tacks & 1:1 ratio mixed Xeno/Auto bone graft • Vertical ridge augmentation with titanium reinforced PTFE cytoplast membranes, bone screws & 1:1 ratio mixed Xeno/Auto bone graft Each workstation is equipped with implant drill unit, dental implants, fresh pig jaw model, hand instruments, bone filler material and bone scrapers, collagen and PTFE membranes, growth factors, fixation pins, and all disposable materials. EXTRACTION SOCKET, SINUS MODULE: HANDS-ON (1/2 DAY) Participants will practice on fresh goat maxilla models, with the latest implant designs, microsurgical sinus hand instruments, osteotome instruments, bovine filler materials and resorbable membranes and Growth Factors • Socket Grafting & Immediate Implant Placement • Socket Grafting & Cytoplast membrane • Lateral window approach using bone-cutting instruments • Lateral window approach using Piezo Surgery • Internal sinus elevation using Osteotome techniques • Internal sinus elevation using Piezo Surgery • Bone graft layering technique with barrier membrane • Sinus perforation treatment & repair
Oct 01 - 03, 2020 | Los Angeles, California
Prostate Cancer Academy (PCA) 2020 is organized by Large Urology Group Practice Association (LUGPA), MedReviews, LLC and will be held from Oct 01 - 03, 2020 at Los Angeles Airport Marriott, Los Angeles, California, United States of America. Course Description: Prostate Cancer Academy (PCA) was created to ensure urology/oncology fellows, residents, and LUGPA physicians receive optimal education in prostate cancer diagnosis and management, advanced monitoring and care options, novel pharmaceutical therapies, and surgical advancements. PCA will convene the evening of Thursday, September 19th, at the Los Angeles Airport Marriott in Los Angeles, California. PCA will convene the evening of Thursday, October 1st, at the Los Angeles Airport Marriott in Los Angeles, California. The conference will conclude mid-day on Saturday, October 3rd. This will be a unique opportunity for attendees to interact with the top thought leaders who play pivotal roles in advancing the treatment of prostate cancer. Our esteemed chairs have developed a comprehensive agenda addressing the most current and pressing topics in the field of urologic oncology that will include didactic lectures, case-based discussions, and faculty panels. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Oct 06 - 07, 2020 | USD $199.00 | Los Angeles, California
2020 Hospital Disaster Management Training (HDMT) is organized by Hospital Association of Southern California (HASC) and will be held from Oct 06 - 07, 2020 at LAC+USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, United States of America. Target Audience: This course has a broad approach, with both a clinical and non-clinical target audience that includes but is not limited to hospital administration, physicians, nurses, emergency care technicians, safety, security, facilities, mental health, ancillary, legal/risk management, human resources, educators, clinic and first receiver staff. Description: Does your hospital need training on hospital surge capacity management for natural disasters and chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and explosive (CBRNE) incidents? Join us for Hospital Disaster Management Training, an in-depth two-day session that is a product of the Los Angeles County Department of Health Services Emergency Medical Services Agency’s Disaster Resource Center Program. Special thanks to the Hospital Association of Southern California for providing educational and administrative support. Objectives: Participants will learn how to move beyond awareness and focus on operational strategies. At the end of the course, participants will be able to: • Identify triage priorities in disaster patients. • Perform a role in the hospital command center and emergency department during disaster drill. • Describe the health care facility’s role in a disaster. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
USC Clinical Rheumatology Update 2020 is organized by Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California (USC) and will be held on Oct 17, 2020 at Catherine and Joseph Aresty Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Oct 17, 2020 | CME 8 | USD $200.00 | Los Angeles, California
Orthopaedic Trauma: Fracture Problems in the Real World. When to Fix and When to Replace is organized by Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and will be held on Oct 17, 2020 at Sofitel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, United States of America. Target Audience: Specialties - Emergency Medicine, Orthopaedic Surgery Accreditation: Credit Designation Statement: Cedars-Sinai Medical Center designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 8.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Credits: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ (MD, DO) (8.00 hours), Non-Physician Attendance (RN, NP, PA and Others) (8.00 hours) Overview: The 2020 Orthopaedic Trauma symposium will present the latest operative and non-operative techniques and strategies used in the care of patients with complex upper- and lower-extremity injuries. Morning sessions will address fractures of the elbow and proximal humerus. Afternoon sessions will focus on trauma injuries to hip and knee. Each session will offer attendees ample time for questions and discussion. A unique feature of this year’s program is a lunch-and-learn performance improvement session with content highlighting models for skill development, “Kelee meditation” and visualization techniques. The program will close with a final session featuring practical case-based discussions and best practices. Objectives: • Share experience and approaches to challenging cases with colleagues and expert faculty to enhance understanding of recommended treatment and management strategies • Recognize the challenges posed by bone loss, infections, nonunions, and other issues and take steps to mitigate complications and adverse outcomes • Identify unique and difficult fracture patterns and problems in the orthopaedic trauma patient and utilize the best treatment options and algorithms for these difficult cases • Apply performance improvement tips to improve interactions that can result in enhanced patient and provider outcomes and experiences