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Sep 23 - 27, 2019 | CME 33.50 | San Francisco, California
UCSF Radiology Interventional Review Course is organized by The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Office of Continuing Medical Education and will be held from Sep 23 - 27, 2019 at UCSF Parnassus Campus - Kalmanovitz Library, San Francisco, California, United States of America. CME Credits: 33.5 SAM Credits: 27.0 Description: This comprehensive review course is designed to cover all pertinent topics relevant to the practice of Interventional Radiology. Attendees will review fundamentals and basics of IR, as well as learn about new and emerging technologies, such as cutting-edge vascular interventions and complex interventional oncology techniques. Course content will include a mix of didactic lectures, case-based reviews, and hands-on workshops to improve the attendee’s working knowledge of current devices. The course is suitable for practicing interventional radiologists who want to refresh and enhance their skills, as well as for interventionalists who look to prepare for the IR Certifying Oral Exam. Highlights include: clinically relevant procedures and case-based sessions on peripheral artery disease diagnosis and management, highly-focused sessions on organs and disease pathologies, and in-depth discussions on the latest developments for innovative technologies. There will be multiple opportunities for informal discussions between faculty and attendees. Objectives: At the completion of this course, the attendee will be able to: • Improve technique in arterial and venous interventions; • Understand the scope of interventional oncology procedures; • Describe indications and recommend techniques for gastrointestinal and genitourinary tract interventions; • Know the benefi ts and limitations in selecting IR devices (balloons, stents, catheters, etc); • Correctly interpret CT, MR and US non-invasive vascular images; • Understand the scope of Neurointerventional and Musculoskeletal interventions; • Identify potential pitfalls and safety issues associated with IR procedures in order to minimize complications.
Sep 25, 2019 | CEUs 3.50 | USD $115 | San Francisco, California
CPR Renewal Course 2019 is organized by San Francisco Dental Society (SFDS) and will be held on Sep 25, 2019 at San Francisco Dental Society, San Francisco, California, United States of America. This Course has been approved for a maximum of 3.5 CE Units. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Sep 27 - 28, 2019 | CME 8.50 | USD $200 | San Francisco, California
NCCN 2019 Annual Congress: Hematologic Malignancies is organized by National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) and will be held from Sep 27 - 28, 2019 at Hilton San Francisco Union Square, San Francisco, California, United States of America. Intended Audience: This congress is designed to meet the educational needs of hematologists, oncologists, nurses, pharmacists, and other health care professionals who manage patients with hematologic malignancies. **Pre-conference program will take place on September 27, 2019 Accreditation: Physicians NCCN designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Nurses NCCN designates this educational activity for a maximum of 8.5 contact hours. Pharmacists NCCN designates this knowledge-based continuing education activity for 8.5 contact hours (0.85 CEUs) of continuing education credit. UAN: JA4008196-0000-19-064-L01-P Physician Assistants NCCN has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Catergory 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME criteria. This activity is designated for 8.5 AAPA Catergory 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation. MOC Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 8.5 medical knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Overview: World-renowned experts in the management of Hematologic Malignancies present the latest treatment advances, updates to the standard of care as recommended in the NCCN Guidelines®, and unique and challenging patient cases. Co-chaired by Ranjana H. Advani, MD, Stanford Cancer Institute, and Andrew D. Zelenetz, MD, PhD, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, this one-and-a-half day program features presentations and panel discussions on patient cases highlighting the treatment options and supportive care for a variety of hematological malignancies. Goal of Education and Overall Congress Objectives: The ultimate goal for NCCN continuing education is to change patient outcomes by improving the competence and performance of clinicians. The goal of the NCCN 2019 Annual Congress: Hematologic Malignancies™ is to ensure that members of the interprofessional oncology care team, including physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, physician assistants, pharmacists, and other relevant health care professionals, have the knowledge and skills necessary to: • Apply the current standards of oncology care and key updates in the NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology (NCCN Guidelines®) to optimize the management of patients with various hematologic malignancies. • Review new, emerging, and novel therapeutic agents and treatment strategies and incorporate these into the management of patients with hematologic malignancies. • Communicate with members of the interprofessional oncology care team to improve collaborative performance in the management of patients with hematologic malignancies. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Sep 28 - 29, 2019 | CME/CE 22.00 | USD $1875 | San Francisco, California
PBI Medical Ethics & Professionalism (ME-22) is organized by Professional Boundaries, Inc. (PBI) and will be held from Sep 28 - 29, 2019 at Hilton San Francisco Airport Bayfront, San Francisco, California, United States of America. Professions this course is suitable for: Physicians, dentists, veterinarians, chiropractors, physician assistants, nurses, mental health providers, EMT's, physical therapists, students, and a wide variety of other clinicians. Course Credit: 22 CME/CE hours This course addresses issues such as: • Misrepresentation, falsification, cheating • Financial improprieties • Breaking laws • HIPAA or confidentiality violations • Practicing on an expired license Learning objectives: • Comply with standards of practice, codes of ethics, and state statutes • Improve clinical decision making by minimizing negative influencers • Adhere to professional ethics with resultant improvements in professional-patient interaction, which can improve clinical outcomes • Reduce their potential transgressions through the development of systems that can be implemented into clinical practice • Become aware of the early warning signs indicative of ethical dilemmas and boundary problems • Create and implement a tiered Protection Plan to maintain appropriate boundaries
Sep 28 - Nov 24, 2019 | CE Credits 48.00 | USD $4795 | San Francisco, California
Advanced Restorative Continuum: The Ultimate Super-Dentist Boot Camp is organized by University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry and will be held from Sep 28 - Nov 24, 2019 at University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, San Francisco, California, United States of America. This activity is designated for 48 units of continuing education credit. Who Should Attend: This continuum is intended for dentists who desires to increase their knowledge and skills. Module I: September 28 - 29, 2019 Module II: October 26 - 27, 2019 Module III: November 23 - 24, 2019 Module I: The Diagnostic Diamond During the first module, you will be introduced to the 'Diagnostic Diamond' - a formalized system to integrate patient data in a clear and organized manner leading to a risked-based, sequential treatment plan. In the hands-on portion, dentists will learn the necessary steps to take accurate aesthetically derived facebow records, the indications for and delivery of deprogrammers, centric relations records, equilibration and occlusal guards. After this module, dentists will be able to better understand the comprehensive diagnostic process and formulate predictable and affordable treatment plans for their patients with options and the risks and benefits of each. You Will Learn: • To understand the power of mastering a comprehensive diagnosis • How to take an accurate CR record • When to restore VDO and when to leave it alone • Be able to plan like a prosthodontist but execute within your comfort zone • How to integrate digital planning into your case presentation • How to synthesize restorative dentistry into a meaningful, risk-based treatment plan • How phrase the most complex treatment with a simplified approach Module II: Materials and Methods - Direct Restorations During this module, you will learn the latest dental materials to restore the anterior and posterior dentition, with direct materials. The hands-on portion of the course will take you through the steps to prepare teeth conservatively with a systems-based predictable approach. You will understand which direct materials to use where and when, including longevity estimates, preventing post-operative sensitivity and preventing premature restoration failure. You Will Learn: • The latest in caries management: surgical and non-surgical • How to manage direct and indirect pulp caps and pulp exposures with the highest success rate • How to restore posterior teeth with composite to create lifelike, long-lasting restorations • How to use direct composite to restore teeth with direct composite onlays • How to use putty guides and layered composite in class IVs, diastema closure and facial veneer restorations Module III: Materials and Methods - Indirect Restorations In the third module, you will learn about the latest dental materials to restore anterior and posterior dentition with indirect materials. During the hands-on portion, you will go through the steps to prepare teeth conservatively with a predictable and clinically practical approach. Upon completion of this module, dentists will be able to understand which material to use where and when, including longevity estimates, preventing post-operative sensitivity and preventing premature restoration failure. You Will Learn: • The latest in build-up and block-out techniques • How to disassemble a tooth and develop a dynamic diagnosis • How to manage the vast array of aesthetic materials with confidence • How to incorporate digital dentistry into your practice • How to adjust occlusion and maintain occusal stability
Oct 01 - 03, 2019 | USD $2250 | San Francisco, California
SynBioBeta 2019: The Global Synthetic Biology Summit is organized by SynBioBeta and will be held from Oct 01 - 03, 2019 at SVN West, San Francisco, California, United States of America. Who Should Attend? • Industry and Startups: Get critical opportunities to network, exhibit, and make the connections that you and your company need to grow. • Investors and Angels: Keep a finger on the pulse of technological development, and meet founders and investors. • Technology Scouts: Learn who the leading lights are in each segment, identify value-adding technologies, and lay the groundwork for further deals. • Academics: Gain access to professionals ranging from eager potential cofounders to sagely experienced entrepreneurs and well-connected investors. • Students and Biohackers: Get yourself involved by meeting industry leaders and laying the groundwork for your community connections. • Pioneers and Thought-leaders: Meet the people leading the field or coming to the conference from other industry leadership positions. • Policy makers: Meet those creating vibrant innovation ecosystems in their global and local regions. • Tech Practitioners: Hear about the latest technology, spot the upcoming trends, and meet the key people busily building the future. Key Themes: • Agtech, Food & Consumer Goods • Emerging Technology Platforms • Biomanufacturing, Chemicals & Materials • Biopharma & Health • Engineered Cell Therapies • Policy, Biosecurity, Bioeconomy • Environment & Energy • DNA Data Storage • BetaSpace • Green New Deal • Cell-Free Biology • Cannabinoids Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Oct 05 - 06, 2019 | CE Hours 12.00 | San Francisco, California
Perinatal Care with Webster Certification is organized by International Chiropractic Pediatric Association (ICPA) and will be held from Oct 05 - 06, 2019 at San Francisco, California, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 12 hours of continuing education credits. Description: Take home the educational tools to successfully reach and care for more pregnant mothers and their babies in your practice. This 13-hour course will offer you the skills to provide advanced techniques and evidence-based care to the perinatal patient. The course includes an in-depth approach to a physiological birth and the chiropractic relationship. Note: ICPA auto-renewal membership is required for Webster seminar registration and certification. The additional $100 certification fee will be added at checkout. Webster Certification: The ICPA Webster Certification has become a well-recognized and trusted name with both pregnant mothers and birth providers. We recognize that the care we provide to pregnant mothers affects the very well-being of the entire family. This course provides you with an in-depth understanding of the importance of chiropractic care in pregnancy for safer, easier births. You will learn the Webster Technique along with advanced, complimentary protocols developed by Dr. Ohm. Chiropractic care in pregnancy is vital to the normal physiological function of both the mother and baby throughout pregnancy and birth. More women and birth providers are discovering the many benefits associated with chiropractic care in pregnancy and recognize this area of expertise through Webster Certification. About the Webster Exam: The Webster Proficiency Exam consists of 3 parts: a practical, a written, and a principles & practice agreement. All three parts must be completed successfully in order to achieve Webster Certification. Doctors and Students: • The Webster Practical Exam takes place on-site at the seminar. • The Principles & Practice Agreement is read and signed on-site at the seminar. Doctors Only: • The Webster Written Exam link is distributed in class and completed online at home. • Upon successful completion, Webster Certification will be added to your directory listing and you will receive your certificate in the mail. Students Only: • Upon graduation, upgrade from Student to DC membership status and contact the ICPA to take the written exam. • Upon successful completion, you will be listed on the directory and receive your certification. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Oct 05, 2019 | USD $250 | San Francisco, California
San Francisco Neurological Society (SFNS) Biennial Dementia Symposium 2019 is organized by San Francisco Neurological Society (SFNS) and will be held on Oct 05, 2019 at JW Marriott San Francisco Union Square, San Francisco, California, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Oct 10 - 11, 2019 | CME 12.75 | San Francisco, California
UCSF CME: 8th Annual Asian Health Symposium is organized by The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Office of Continuing Medical Education and will be held from Oct 10 - 11, 2019 at San Francisco Marriott Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco, California, United States of America. Target Audience: Designed for family and primary care physicians, internists, and specialists, as well as nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, pharmacists, and other healthcare providers who face the unique health care needs and challenges of their Asian patients. Accreditation: UCSF designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Geriatric Medicine: The approved credits shown above include 8.5 credits toward meeting the requirement under California Assembly Bill 1820, Geriatric Medicine. State of California Acupuncture Board: Approved for a maximum of 12.75 Course category 1 hours by the California Acupuncture Board (CAB). Provider Number: 1419. American Board of Internal Medicine MOC: Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 12.75 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 8th Annual Asian Health Symposium will highlight several specific areas for this unique community, including cancer treatment, infectious disease, diabetes, and hypertension, with special emphasis on the differences in the care of Asian patients. In addition, the topics of healthcare technology, addiction, and various healthcare initiatives will be addressed. This unique symposium is one of the very few CME programs in the nation that can help bridge the knowledge and practice gaps of the healthcare community in treating Asian patients, especially the disadvantaged immigrants, on the many diseases and health issues that have significant impacts on them. Objectives: After attending the two-day symposium, attendees will be able to: • Enhance overall patient care and satisfaction with a multicultural approach; • Incorporate precision medicine using genomics to reduce hereditary cancer risks; • Better manage Asian patients with new approaches in diabetes care; • Identify emerging infections and new antibiotics; • Utilize new treatments for Hepatitis B and C; • Identify new strategies to improve care and lower the stigma of HIV in Asian patients; • Keep abreast with new trends in breast cancer and other screenings in the evaluation of women’s health; • Identify controversial issues with the new 2019 cardiovascular guidelines; • Handle micro aggressions in the work place; • Improve strategies on the prevention and early identification of mental health issues in Asian patients.
Oct 10 - 11, 2019 | San Francisco, California
American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS) 50th Anniversary 2019 Fall Scientific Symposium is organized by American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS) and will be held from Oct 10 - 11, 2019 at Hilton San Francisco Union Square, San Francisco, California, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.