Upcoming Medical Conferences in VailSearch Criteria : United States of America Vail
Mar 03 - 07, 2019 | CME 17.00 | USD $880 | Vail, Colorado
Echocardiographic Workshop on 2-D and Doppler Echocardiography at Vail is organized by Mayo Clinic and will be held from Mar 03 - 07, 2019 at Vail Marriott Mountain Resort, Vail, Colorado, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Clinical cardiologists and cardiac sonographers with interest in echocardiography, cardiology trainees, application specialists, surgeons, anesthesiologists, and physician echocardiographers. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 17 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Course Description: This program will provide a comprehensive review of state-of-the-art 2-D, Doppler and transesophageal echocardiography with a strong emphasis on newer and more rapidly changing areas. The topics to be covered include diastology, ischemic heart disease, valvular heart disease, application of TEE in clinical practice, and cardiomyopathy. The role of echo relative to the newer imaging modalities will be discussed. There are also afternoon workshops on heart failure, hemodynamics, congenital heart disease, and stress echo. The final workshop will include a series of clinical cases which will focus on integrating various imaging modalities to provide the highest quality of patient care. The course is designed for the clinician and sonographer who are actively involved in adult echocardiography and wish to gain additional practical experience in these specific areas. Daily reading sessions will provide the opportunity to interpret case studies and to compare and discuss diagnoses with the faculty. An integrated format combining theory and practice will be utilized. In the morning sessions, a traditional lecture series will present state-of-the-art information on selected topics. Application of the techniques to clinical practice will be emphasized. Course Objectives are: • Use echocardiographic and Doppler methods to assess hemodynamics and cardiac function • Demonstrate the application of Doppler principles to assessing hemodynamics including valvular heart disease • Apply stress testing combined with the use of cardiac ultrasound • Utilize echocardiography to determine which patients should be referred for surgery versus medical therapy for the treatment of cardiovascular disease • Identify the critical role that echo plays in structural heart disease and interventional procedures Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 11 - 15, 2019 | CME 29.50 | Vail, Colorado
The Wilmer Eye Institute's 36th Annual Current Concepts in Ophthalmology is organized by Johns Hopkins Medicine (JHM) and will be held from Mar 11 - 15, 2019 at Hotel Talisa, a Luxury Collection Resort, Vail, Colorado, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Ophthalmology, Optometry, Otolaryngology. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 29.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Conference Description: This conference will highlight the recent developments regarding diagnosis as well as medical and surgical therapy of common eye diseases. The participant should get a comprehensive review of the most current concepts in the management of ophthalmology by experts across the breadth of the field. For example, clinical trials and other evidence in the peer-reviewed literature over the past few years have changed the approach to managing cataract including IOL technology and femtosecond laser cataract surgery, corneal disease including dry eye disease, keratoplasty, and collagen cross linking, glaucoma and minimally invasive glaucoma surgical devices, as well as diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, and retinal vein occlusions. Furthermore, the role of optical coherence tomography (OCT) and other imaging advances are expanding the understanding of the anatomy of the anterior and posterior segment of the eye. This course will address the ongoing pattern of registrants with repeat requests for demonstrations of the latest surgical techniques and medical therapies, questions regarding practice management issues and clarification of legislative updates. There is a demand for expert education of new techniques and medical therapies as well as the need for elucidation of associated clinical trials, and this course provides extensive coverage of that. Conference Objectives: • Integrate prescribed medical and surgical treatment options into everyday practice. • Assess the perioperative use of antibiotic and anti-inflammatory agents in patients undergoing eye surgery. • Examine external legislative and internal practice issues impacting the field of ophthalmology. • Formulate current and advanced medical and surgical treatment strategies as well as imaging with corresponding ocular conditions, including: glaucoma, retina, anterior segment including "dry eye", uveitis, refractive surgery and laser assisted cataract and corneal transplant surgery. • Discuss new medical techniques, therapies and relevant clinical trials. • Evaluate emerging literature on the efficacy, safety, and cost-effectiveness of femtosecond-assisted laser cataract surgery. • Summarize the latest developments for the management of anterior and posterior segment problems. • Assess the latest developments for the management of pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus conditions. • Describe unique considerations for cataract surgery in patients with comorbid glaucoma. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 18 - 22, 2019 | CME 20.00 | USD $745 | Vail, Colorado
38th Annual Series Emergency Medicine & Acute Care: A Critical Appraisal is organized by The Center for Medical Education, Inc and will be held from Mar 18 - 22, 2019 at Vail Marriott Mountain Resort, Vail, Colorado, United States of America. Course Description: A Focused, Evidence-Based Course Designed to Significantly Advance Your Practice of Emergency Medicine. Come Join Us for Our 38th Annual Series! Take a break to recharge with friends, family and colleagues in some truly world-class destinations while attending a course designed to challenge and inspire and which, because of its unique format and content, has had over 47,000 participants since inception. The Emergency Medicine & Acute Care course series has been presented over 400 times and has been held throughout the United States as well as in Canada, Mexico, Panama, Bermuda, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Costa Rica, Chile, London and Paris. Target Audience: The target audience for this medical event is Physicians, PAs and NPs who practice in emergency departments and are seeking an evidence-based, literature-focused update in controversial areas of emergency care. Accreditation: The Center for Emergency Medical Education (CEME) designates this Live activity for a maximum of 20.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This Live activity, Emergency Medicine & Acute Care / 2019, from 02/11/2019 - 06/26/2019, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 20.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. The AOA Council on Continuing Medical Education has approved this program for 20.0 AOA Category 2 CME credits. Learning Objectives: After attending this course, participants will be able to: • Discuss key points from the literature regarding leading-edge Emergency Medicine topics • Discuss literature-based recommendations for practice improvement • Effectively translate the acquired strategies into improved diagnostics and subsequently implement a better treatment plan for their patients Discounted Room Rates: A block of rooms has been reserved at the discounted rate of $389/night (Standard Room) or $419/night (Studio Room) + $25/night discounted resort fee (optional at time of check-in) + tax. Reserve your room before February 16, 2019 to obtain the discounted rate. Book Online: Vail Marriott Mountain Resort reservation website Book by Phone: Call (800) 228-9290, mention that you are attending the Emergency Medicine & Acute Care Course under the “Passkey” system to receive the room block rate.
Feb 20 - 23, 2019 | CME 25.00 | USD $845 | Vail, Colorado
12th Annual Clinically Relevant Vascular & Endovascular Surgery (CARVE) 2019 is organized by Clinically Relevant Vascular and Endovascular Surgery (CARVE) and will be held from Feb 20 - 23, 2019 at Four Seasons Resort and Residences Vail, Vail, Colorado, United States of America. Target Audience: This conference is designed for vascular surgeons, interventional radiologists, cardiologists and health care providers actively treating patients with peripheral vascular disease. Participants will find the information valuable and relevant to their day-to-day practice. Accreditation: Physician Credit Designation: Global Education Group designates this live activity for a maximum of 25 AMA PRA Category 1 credit. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Nursing Continuing Education: This educational activity for 25 contact hours is provided by Global Education Group. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Maintenance Of Certification: This activity provides Category 1 CME as noted above and a minimum of 7 self-assessment credits towards Part 2 of the American Board of Surgery MOC Program. Conference Description: CARVE is a favorite among clinicians performing endovascular and percutaneous procedures. The meeting offers unmatched quality education from clinical best practices to practical approaches in patient care and the business of medicine. It’s a must for Vascular Surgeons, Interventional Radiologists and Cardiologists. Now in its twelfth year, this innovative conference will be led by an outstanding international faculty who will offer insightful learning based on real-life lessons, successes and challenges with current surgical and endovascular practice in seven core areas: • Aortic Aneurysms • Carotid Occlusive Disease and Stroke • Interventional Oncology • Venous Disease • Peripheral Arterial Disease • Dialysis Access • Business and Politics in Healthcare CARVE will enable attendees to gain an understanding of how practice management with all of its opportunities and challenges will impact clinical practice and the business of medicine. Learning Objectives: Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to: • Explain the latest technologies and techniques recommended for the treatment of aortic dissection. • Explain the latest indications and techniques for available endografts, as well as alternatives for endograft placements. • Describe the latest advances in the diagnosis of dialysis patients and their treatment options, including endovascular and open surgical procedures. • Recognize the latest indications for open surgical versus endovascular therapies for critical limb ischemia and peripheral artery disease. • Explain “big data” and other innovations, including the impact on patients, delivery of care and outcomes. • Describe the latest indications, algorithms and benefits of prostate artery embolization. • Understand the current SIR guidelines for venous disease and incorporate the latest technology and treatment algorithms. • Understand the impact of recent business and political developments on the business of medicine.
Aeschi 10: Affirming the Relevance of Narrative in Contemporary Suicide Assessment and Treatment 2019
May 30 - Jun 01, 2019 | CME 19.00 | USD $875 | Vail, Colorado
Aeschi 10: Affirming the Relevance of Narrative in Contemporary Suicide Assessment and Treatment 2019 is organized by Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development (MCSCPD) and will be held from May 30 - Jun 01, 2019 at Sonnenalp, Vail, Colorado, United States of America. Target Audience: This course is designed for any and all providers who engage in the assessment and treatment of suicidal patients. This includes but is not limited to psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, and psychotherapists, as well as primary care physicians and allied health providers (PAs, NPs, RNs). Accreditation: 19.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ 19.00 APA 19.00 Attendance Course Description: After six biennial conferences in the Swiss Alps, the Aeschi group will hold its fourth and final North American conference at the world-class Sonnenalp Hotel in the Colorado Rockies. The conference will be built around a series of videos illustrating key concepts in narratives, assessment and treatment of patients at risk for suicide. National and international experts acting as teachers and discussants will engage in intimate and probing exchanges about relating Aeschi concepts to the clinical material in the videos. Participants will be limited to 120 to preserve the collegial and safe atmosphere that has characterized all Aeschi conferences. Learning Objectives: Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to: • Describe how the process of the therapist and patient developing a narrative of the patient’s suicidality is the first stage in formulating a treatment plan. • Indentify the central role in framing therapeutic goals of the suicide narrative therapist and patient have collaboratively developed. • Recognize how clinicians’ past experiences with suicide in professional and personal relationships affects their work with suicidal patients.
Jul 21 - 24, 2019 | Vail, Colorado
2019 ASPO Summer Meeting - Frontiers in Pediatric Otolaryngology is organized by American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology (ASPO) and will be held from Jul 21 - 24, 2019 at Vail Marriott Mountain Resort, Vail, Colorado, United States of America Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Echocardiographic Symposium at Vail: State-of-the-Art Review, Live Scanning With Emphasis on Multimodality Imaging With Cardiac CT & MRI 2019
Jul 22 - 25, 2019 | CME 22.00 | USD $875 | Vail, Colorado
Echocardiographic Symposium at Vail: State-of-the-Art Review, Live Scanning With Emphasis on Multimodality Imaging With Cardiac CT & MRI is organized by Mayo Clinic Cardiovascular Medicine CME (CV CME) and will be held from Jul 22 - 25, 2019 at Vail Marriott Mountain Resort, Vail, Colorado, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is specifically designed for adult and congenital cardiovascular specialists, internists, anesthesiologists, critical care physicians, surgeons, and sonographers interested in the clinical application of echocardiography, cardiac CT, and MRI. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 22 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Course Description: This symposium is a comprehensive review of state-of-the-art echocardiography, cardiac CT, and MRI for a wide variety of cardiovascular disorders. We will emphasize new technologies and how to use imaging information for the care of your patients. Integration of Echo, CT, and MRI and their incremental value in clinical cardiology will be highlighted. An additional focus will be on the role of 2-D and 3-D echocardiography in guiding interventional therapies. Unique to this course is live scanning of patients with various CV disorders. This session will emphasize the importance of comprehensive echocardiographic acquisition and management decision based on echocardiographic data. Course Highlights are : • Imaging in echo, cardiac CT and MRI • Strain imaging • Congenital heart disease • 3-D TEE • Live scanning sessions • Hands-on scanning opportunity Time: 7:15 am to 11:45 am Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jul 28 - Aug 02, 2019 | CME 21.00 | USD $645 | Vail, Colorado
37th Annual Conference on Pediatric Infectious Diseases is organized by Children's Hospital Colorado and will be held from Jul 28 - Aug 02, 2019 at The Lodge at Vail, Vail, Colorado, United States of America. Target Audience: MDs, PNPs, PAs, RNs, Allied Health Professionals Credits Offered: • AAFP Prescribed Credit - 21.00; • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 21.00; • General Attendance at CME - 21.00 Now offering MOC Part 2! Summer in the mountains is beautiful and you’ll have time to enjoy it at this 5 day conference. The conference has morning sessions on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday and afternoon sessions on Tuesday and Thursday. This allows participants ample time to hike, bike, visit great restaurants, walk around Vail Village, or go to the music and dance festivals that are ongoing during the dates of this conference. This conference is attended by pediatricians, family medicine physicians, infectious disease physicians, and other health professionals. Pediatric faculty from the University of Colorado/Children’s Hospital Colorado and guest speakers: C. Buddy Creech, MD, MPH, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine; Nashville, TN and Michael Radetsky, MD, CM, University of New Mexico; Albuquerque, NM, cover the most recent information on diagnosis, management and prevention of pediatric infections. Objectives Upon completion of this conference, participants will be able to: • Discuss best practices and guidelines for the management of skin and soft tissue infections in children. • Discuss best practices and guidelines for the management of the febrile infant. • Describe the rationale behind recommended vaccine schedules. • Discuss vaccine safety and how to respond to vaccine hesitancy. • Describe the newest data on prevention, diagnosis, and management of influenza. • Discuss the recent Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) updates. • Outline and know the newest data on the diagnosis and management of enteroviral acute flaccid myelitis, common and travel-related human ectoparasites, Chagas disease and tuberculosis in children. • Describe the role of fecal transplantation in the treatment of Clostridioides difficile infections. • Discuss the newest scientific data on preventing and treating varicella-zoster virus infections. • Describe the presentation, diagnosis and general management of common primary immunodeficiencies in children. • Identify when and how to prescribe PrEP to adolescents. • Describe how to manage patients and staff after exposures to common pediatric infectious diseases.
44th Annual Winter Urologic Forum (WUF) is organized by WJ Weiser and Associates, Inc and will be held from Jan 18 - 21, 2020 at Vail, Colorado, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Feb 07 - 09, 2020 | CME 12.00 | Vail, Colorado
Internal Medicine and General Medicine | Hospice and Palliative Medicine | Endocrinology | Primary Care ...
Internal Medicine for Primary Care: Addiction/Endo/Palliative is organized by Medical Education Resources (MER) and will be held from Feb 07 - 09, 2020 at The Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa, Avon, Vail Valley, Vail, Colorado, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 12 Credit Hours. Early Bird Physician Fee - $ 795 Early Bird Non-Physician - $ 695 Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.