Upcoming Medical Conferences in Florida
Jan 22 - 25, 2018 | USD $1595 | Biotechnology | Molecular Biology
Cell & Gene Therapy World is organized by Clarion Events, Phacilitate and will be held during Jan 22 - 25, 2018 at Hyatt Regency Miami, Miami, Florida, United States of America. Phacilitate Cell and Gene Therapy World is the biggest and most influential global meeting for Advanced Therapies. Meet more decision makers in 4 days than you can in 4 months in the normal run of business! 1,200+ attendees, 200+ speakers, 100+ exhibitors - it is the one meeting on the global calendar attended by all of the critical decision-makers from both inside and outside of the cell and gene therapy industry. Price: Academic/Government/Not-For-Profit: USD 1595, Industry (Pharma/Biotech/Clinician): USD 2895, Service Provider/Consultant/Lawyer: USD 3995, Exhibition Only: USD 545 Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jan 21 - 25, 2018 | CME 47.00 | USD $6000 | Dentistry | Research and Clinical Research
Key Biscayne, Florida
E4: Sequencing and Advanced Treatment Planning is organized by The Pankey Institute and will be held during Jan 21 - 25, 2018 at The Pankey Institute, Key Biscayne, Florida, United States of America. This CME conference has been approved for a maximum of 47 continuing education credits. The purpose of this course is to help you develop mastery with complex cases involving precise sequencing and interdisciplinary coordination. After completing this course, you will be will able to define the role of periodontics and orthodontics in the comprehensive restorative plan. Conference Objectives are: Under the expert guidance of our faculty, you will : • Define the role of biologic width in restorative practice. • Identify steps in managing tissue for impression making. • Identify steps in executing an excellent impression for lab-fabricated restorations. • Identify the role of the periodontist in developing complex restorative cases. • Identify the role of the orthodontist in developing complex restorative cases. • Differentiate between data gathering in an exam and creating a learning experience for patients. • Be able to work up a complex case and create a sequence of treatment. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jan 22 - 25, 2018 | USD $1595 | Oncology | Remedial | Immunology and Microbiology
Immuno-Oncology Frontiers World is organized by Clarion Events and will be held during Jan 22 - 25, 2018 at Hyatt Regency Miami, Miami, Florida, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is immunologists, Oncologists. No other event attracts such a diverse audience of decision makers representing the key voices defining commercial success. Meet more leaders representing not just the immuno-oncology biotech sector, but the world's leading KOLs, regulators, payers, investors and big pharma. New and expanded initiatives such as the Super Plenary and CEO Forum ensure attendees of a breadth and level of influence never before seen at an event for this sector. Price: Academic/Government/Not-For-Profit: USD 1595, Industry (Pharma/Biotech/Clinician): USD 2895, Service Provider/Consultant/Lawyer: USD 3995, Exhibition Only: USD 545 Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jan 24 - 26, 2018 | CME 19.00 | USD $599.99 | Psychology
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Certificate Course : 3-Day Intensive Training is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held during Jan 24 - 26, 2018 at Holiday Inn Jacksonville E 295 Baymeadows, Jacksonville, Florida, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Psychologists. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 19.0 hours of continuing education credits. Course Description : Join in for this breakthrough Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) Certificate Course to develop core competencies and transform your skills to achieve better therapeutic outcomes, even with your most challenging clients! You will be able to utilize concrete strategies that will provide greater healing for your clients who suffer from: •Mood disorders •Anger •Anxiety disorders •PTSD •Substance abuse •Personality disorders •Suicidality •And many more challenging clients! You’ll get effective clinical techniques from Dr. Galen Cole, trained at the Beck Institute of Cognitive Therapy. He will teach you how to master the art of applying CBT to a variety of clinical populations. Join him for this revolutionary experience as he reveals the latest advances in CBT to get the skills you need to succeed. Through case studies, interactive discussions, role-plays, and reproducible handouts, you will take away practical CBT strategies to use immediately with any client. Leave this certificate course armed with tools you can use in your very next session. Course Objectives : • Apply evidence-based CBT techniques to multiple symptom sets. • Choose methods for conducting CBT psychoeducation to elicit “buy in” from most difficult clients. • Point out, challenge and modify dysfunctional self-talk, thoughts and core beliefs. • Develop case conceptualization skills for treating any DSM-5 condition. • Formulate the key components of CBT practice. • Implement rapport-building tips and tools to improve client relationships. • Evaluate key behavioral activation strategies useful for alleviating treatment resistant depression. • Develop strategies for treating depressive relapses. • Implement cognitive behavioral methods to overcome intrusive, obsessive compulsive thoughts. • Integrate key strategies for impulse control used to treat substance use-disorders • Provide exposure and cognitive processing interventions used to treat PTSD and trauma. • Utilize cognitive reprocessing for clients with PTSD. • Measure symptom management strategies for personality disorders. • Apply DBT skills training for borderline personality disorder. • Articulate the role of early maladaptive schemas in maintaining chronic conditions. • Utilize schema-based strategies for breaking lifelong destructive behavioral cycles. • Determine eight motivations for parasuicidal behaviors and how to effectively intervene for each motivation. • Establish how family dynamics are affected by an individual with borderline personality disorder and discover how to improve family communication. • Compile suicide assessment skills and learn how to document to minimize liability. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jan 22 - 26, 2018 | CME 20.00 | USD $899 | Rheumatology | Geriatrics | Primary Care | Internal Medicine and General Medic...
Primary Care: Top Topics in Rheumatology and Geriatrics is organized by American Medical Seminars (AMS) and will be held during Jan 22 - 26, 2018 at Hyatt Regency Sarasota, Sarasota, Florida, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is basically for Rheumatologists. This CME conference has been approved for a maximum of 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. All of our medical meetings are clinically useful evidence/case-based, guideline-driven, Primary Care content that is immediately applicable to your practice. All AMS CME meetings are held in Sarasota, Florida, and are designed for Primary Care Practitioners in the specialties of Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and even Specialists who would like practical and clinically relevant reviews and updates in Primary Care Medicine. Course Description : Following this course, the participant should be able to identify the etiologies, epidemiologies and presenting clinical manifestations of the disorders described; implement a differential diagnosis and laboratory assessment plans; outline the therapeutic intervention, possible complications and preventive measures. This activity is expected to result in improved competence in making appropriate diagnosis and providing effective treatment and referral or follow-up care with the overall goal of improving patient outcomes. When indicated in the specific objectives, emphasis will be on aligning physician behavior with current guidelines and evidence-based medicine with a focus on diagnosis, treatment and when to refer. In consideration of our aging population, a physician is expected to be competent in the fundamentals of Geriatric Medicine and rely upon a specialist only when absolutely necessary; therefore, this course was designed as a review and update for all practitioners at the level of a practicing physician. Specific Objectives : The attendees of this program will be instructed on the following Geriatric and Rheumatologic issues with an emphasis on practical and useful information that may be evaluated for immediate application to their individual practice settings. Courses outline : • A Diagnostic and Therapeutic Approach to the Patient Presenting with an Inflammatory Arthritis. (Pendleton) • A Practical Approach to Falls and Urinary Incontinence in the Elderly. • Advanced Nutritional Assessment and Therapy. (Oberlender) • Contemporary Issues in End of Life Care. (Oberlender) • Delirium in the Elderly – Current Concepts. (Oberlender) • Evaluation and Treatment of Dementia in Seniors. (Oberlender) • Geriatric Depression: Advances in Diagnosis and Treatment. (Oberlender) • Gout and Pseudogout in the Elderly. (Pendleton) • Health Maintenance and Exercise for the Older Patient. (Pendleton) • Improving Communication Skills in Medical Practice. (Oberlender) • Office Orthopedics in the Older Patient. (Pendleton) • Osteoarthritis: Diagnosis and Treatment in the Older Patient. (Pendleton) • Osteoporosis: Contemporary Diagnosis and Treatment. (Pendleton) • Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Giant Cell Arteritis. (Pendleton) • Practical Points for the Musculoskeletal Exam for the Primary Care Provider. (Pendleton) • Sensible Approaches to Geriatric Infections. (Oberlender) • Sensible Prescribing Practices for the Elderly. (Oberlender) • The Geriatric Patient: Evidence-Based Answers to Frequently Asked Questions. (Pendleton) • Treatment of Chronic Pain in the Elderly. (Pendleton) • Vitamin B-12 and Vitamin D in Seniors. (Oberlender).
Jan 22 - 26, 2018 | USD $995 | Cell and Developmental Biology
13th Edition of the World Stem Cell Summit (WSCS) is organized by Regenerative Medicine Foundation and will be held during Jan 22 - 26, 2018 at Hyatt Regency Miami, Miami, Florida, United States of America. This conference focus on translation and commercialization, attracting all stakeholders in the regenerative medicine universe. Conference Objectives : • Give high-touch visibility to your work -or products and services • Connect with the world’s top thought leaders, decision makers, investors, and influencers • Break the silos: forge collaborations and relationships across disciplines • Stay on the cutting edge of hot topics and future trends • Be a part of a world-class event Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jan 26 - 26, 2018 | CME 6.00 | USD $150 | Obstetrics and Gynecology
31st Annual Obstetrics and Gynecology (Ob/Gyn) Symposium is organized by Baptist Health South Florida and will be held on Jan 26, 2018 at Miami Marriott Dadeland, Miami, Florida, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Obstetricians, Gynecologists, Psychologists, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Pharmacists, Nurse Midwives, Other interested healthcare professionals and Labor & Delivery Nurses. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6.00 Credits. Conference Overview : Obstetricians and gynecologists have a special and important responsibility in their daily practice to diagnose and manage patients with the most common and most complicated obstetric and gynecologic problems. Staying abreast of these medical advances gives them increasing opportunities to provide high-quality patient care. Conference Objectives : The Breast Cancer Screening Debate: An Opportunity to Move From Debate to Wisdom Upon completion of this presentation, participants should be better able to: • Describe the limitations of population-based screening. • Recognize the impact of improved breast cancer risk assessment and awareness of the spectrum of biologic behavior of breast cancers on screening and the approach to risk reduction. • Compare personalized screening to annual screening as described in an ongoing pragmatic trial. New Concepts in the Management of Severe Preeclampsia Upon completion of this presentation, participants should be better able to: • Describe the characterization and pathophysiology of severe preeclampsia. • Effectively manage severe preeclampsia and reduce morbidities by utilizing evidence-based treatment approaches when patients present with severe preeclampsia. Lessons in Cesarean Section Reduction Upon completion of this presentation, participants should be better able to: • Identify and weigh the risks and benefits of vaginal delivery versus Cesarean section. • Describe and implement key strategies to avoid the need for a Cesarean section. • Explain the role of accurate delivery data analysis in preventing Cesarean sections. How Can the Interventional Radiologist Be Part of the Team? Upon completion of this presentation, participants should be better able to: • Recognize the role interventional radiology has played in the safe and effective treatment of postpartum hemorrhage. • Describe the indications for uterine artery embolization and its positive impact on patient outcomes. • Effectively diagnose and manage pelvic venous incompetence utilizing the latest concepts in interventional radiology. Adaptive Platform Trials: Are We Ready to Move Beyond Large Phase 3 Confirmatory Trials? Upon completion of this presentation, participants should be better able to: • Compare results from neoadjuvant breast cancer trials and their confirmatory phase 3 adjuvant trials. • Describe results from the I SPY 2 adaptive platform trial in breast cancer. • Reconcile the recent adjuvant trials showing that both more therapy and less therapy are better. • Assess a more personalized approach to patient treatment. Cervical Pessary for Prevention of Preterm Singleton and Twin Births Upon completion of this presentation, participants should be better able to: • Examine the effectiveness of a cervical pessary on the prevention of prematurity in singletons and twins. Gynecologic Myths, Mistruths and Current Confusions Upon completion of this presentation, participants should be better able to: • Analyze the relevance and necessity for Pap smears to be performed on a yearly basis. • Discuss new guidelines for annual pelvic exams and evaluate their impact on positive patient outcomes. • Analyze the impact patient and physician breast examinations have on early detection of breast cancer. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jan 25 - 27, 2018 | Free | Nuclear Medicine | Medical Physics
Lake Buena Vista, Florida
Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) Mid - Winter Meeting and American College of Nuclear Medicine (ACNM) Annual Meeting is organized by Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) and will be held during Jan 25 - 27, 2018 at Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Leading molecular imaging and nuclear medicine physicians, radiologists, cardiologists, pharmacists, scientists, lab professionals, and technologists, representing the world's top medical and academic institutions and centers. Conference Overview : The Conference provides physicians, technologists, pharmacists, laboratory professionals, and scientists with an in-depth view of the latest technologies and research in the field. Conference Objectives : • Examine and evaluate future directions in nuclear medicine, molecular imaging and therapy from a research and clinical perspective. • Describe the latest indications and applications of hybrid imaging and its impact on patient management. • Review standard, new, and relevant advances in molecular imaging including applications in oncology, cardiology, and neurology. • Discuss new therapeutic and diagnostic agents that are impacting the practice of nuclear medicine and molecular imaging. • Examine important regulatory information, procedures, and guidelines for imaging. • Apply basic CT and MRI principles to the interpretation of images. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jan 25 - 27, 2018 | CME 15.00 | USD $650 | Primary Care
Bonita Springs, Florida
Primary Care Update is organized by University Learning Systems (ULS) and will be held during Jan 25 - 27, 2018 at Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort and Spa, Bonita Springs, Florida, United States of America. This program in its entirety provides 15 contact hours (1.5 CEU) over three days, 5 hours per day, of live AAFP/ AMA PRA Category 1, ACPE and pharmacology CE/ CME credit. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jan 25 - 27, 2018 | CME 18.00 | USD $775 | Psychiatry
Psychiatry in Medical Settings is organized by Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development (MCSCPD) and will be held during Jan 25 - 27, 2018 at The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota, Sarasota, Florida, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is family physicians, general internists, psychiatrists, physician assistants, and advance practice nurses. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 18 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. This course will serve as a review and update on Psychiatry in Medical Settings course returns for its seventh year. The course will provide up to date reviews of depression, anxiety, somatic symptom problems, suicide risk, and substance use in medical-surgical patients. Updates also will be provided on somatic symptom disorders, functional gastrointestinal disorders, diabetes, obesity, transplant psychiatry and psycho-oncology. Each day will include a Featured Topic that will be covered in depth by a group of medical and behavioral specialists through well-coordinated didactic presentations, panel discussions and interactive workshops. Featured Topics for 2018 will be Functional Neurologic Disorders, Fibromyalgia/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, and Traumatic Brain Injuries. The course has been well-attended by both mental health and general medical practitioners, providing opportunities for free exchange of ideas from multiple vantage points. The course directors are Drs. Jeffrey Staab and Robert Bright, experienced clinician-educators and researchers in the field of psychosomatic medicine. Conference Objectives are : Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to: • Assess new concepts about the detection and treatment of somatic symptom problems along with depression and anxiety in patients seen in medical settings. • Describe evidence-based evaluation and management strategies for patients with fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome. • Identify new concepts of functional neurologic disorders and modern methods for diagnosing and treating these conditions. • Describe current evaluation and management strategies for patients who have sustained traumatic brain injuries. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.