Upcoming Medical Conferences in Yosemite National ParkSearch Criteria : United States of America Yosemite National Park
Oct 14 - 16, 2019 | MOC 15.25 | Yosemite National Park, California
UCSF CME: 36th Annual Symposium Cardiology for the Practitioner 2019 is organized by The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Office of Continuing Medical Education and will be held from Oct 14 - 16, 2019 at Yosemite Valley Lodge, Yosemite National Park, California, United States of America. Accreditation: Physicians: UCSF designates this live activity for a maximum of 15.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) MOC: Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 15.25 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 three-day symposium is an intensive course designed for internists, primary care physicians, family practitioners, cardiologists, and other health care providers who encounter patients with various heart diseases. Recent advances in pathophysiology, therapeutic considerations, and clinical relevance of common cardiovascular disorders will be presented. Emphasis will be placed on the recent practice guidelines and updates for common cardiovascular conditions. The entire course will focus on frequently encountered clinical problems in cardiac patients by the practicing physicians. Objectives: Upon completion of this course, the attendees will be better able to: • Incorporate the most cost-effective diagnostic evaluation of common cardiovascular disorders • Determine the appropriate goals as recommended by the guidelines to be achieved in the care of their cardiac patients with commonly encountered clinical problems • Understand and incorporate the new primary and secondary prevention guidelines; • Recognize the latest advances in the screening and management of patients with hypertension, hyperlipidemia, diabetes mellitus, valvular heart diseases, atrial fibrillation, and syncope • Understand the development of various diagnostic and therapeutic modalities in CVD • Understand the screening, work up and management of patients with structural heart disorders • Evaluate the uses and limitations of various cardiac imaging modalities in cardiac patients • Incorporate the role of newer and emerging anti-diabetic and lipid lowering drugs in clinical practice • Understand the role of various interventions to prevent heart disease in the population • Understand the role of emerging percutaneous approaches for valvular heart conditions • Understand the evaluation & management of heart disease in women • Evaluate and manage patients with acute and chronic atrial fibrillation • Incorporate the role of newer devices in patients with cardiac arrhythmias and heart failure • Identify various cardiac sounds, murmurs and related disorders • Interpret electrocardiography to identify common EKG abnormalities • Apply newly acquired knowledge of guidelinesbased evaluation and management of cardiac patients.
Jun 14 - 18, 2021 | CME 20.00 | Yosemite National Park, California
Topics in Anesthesia Course is organized by Northwest Anesthesia Seminars (NWAS) and will be held from Jun 14 - 18, 2021 at Tenaya Lodge at Yosemite, Yosemite National Park, California, United States of America. Target Audience: This course is designed for physicians, certified registered nurse anesthetists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, registered nurses and other medical care providers who must maintain state-of-the-art knowledge of the specialty or are impacted by it. Accreditation: The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Osteopathic Physicians: This program is eligible for Category 2 credit with the American Osteopathic Association (AOA). Physician Assistants: The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 20 hours of Category I credit for completing this program. Program Purpose: Presentations are designed to facilitate the physician, nurse specialist, and other providers maintaining skills of the same kind to review and update knowledge and abilities in one or more of these areas vital to the practising professional: • Possess the scientific background for clinical practice • Maintain state-of-the-art knowledge of not only the speciality but also of all additionally related disciplines which may impact it • Maintain an up-to-the-minute armamentarium of knowledge and skills for the selection and use of complex equipment, pharmacological agents, and procedures necessary for the provision of quality patient care • Manage self and colleagues to function toward common goals in the clinical setting, the clinical and educational institutions, and the community in which the practice resides • Serve as an expert in matters involving health care delivery; serve as an informed manager of clinical and educational services provided, including the acquisition and distribution of resources necessary for meeting professional goals • Provide assistance with and support of other service providers, departments, institutions, and organizations dependent upon the professional expertise of the practitioner Conference Objectives: At the conclusion of this activity, the participant will be able to: • Apply the pertinent physical and behavioral sciences - to include but not be limited to advanced anatomy and physiology, pathophysiology, chemistry, physics, psychology, and social sciences - as they impact and are affected by the planning, delivery, and monitoring of anesthesia and related services inherent in the anesthesia professions. • Explain the selection, dosing considerations with methods of administration, safe use, and contraindications and precautions of presented pharmacological agents through the understanding of their physico-chemical properties, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics, updated uses, and more recently developed additional, related, and similar drugs. • Outline comprehensive management plans for the group of patients discussed, whether related in age, physical status, cultural background, invasive procedure, anesthetic or analgesic requirements, clinical setting, adverse reactions, and/or goals of care. • Apply the principles of safety and asepsis in the performance of anesthetic procedures and administrations, equipment use, and other applications encountered during the provision of anesthesia and analgesia whether in the surgical unit, the labor and delivery suite, the pain management clinic, or other more remote location of anesthetizing services. • Incorporate the appropriate recommendations and/or requirements of pertinent external organizations, institutions, and professional groups - recognized as serving as the authority for and/or holding the responsibility to compile and approve such tenets - in the provision of anesthesia and related services, whether medical, legal, philosophical, ethical, or health care management standards. • Apply the new techniques in the clinical setting of the participant.