Upcoming Medical Conferences in Fort LauderdaleSearch Criteria : United States of America Fort Lauderdale
Jun 23 - 30, 2019 | CME 14.00 | USD $895 | Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Sensitive Topics in Women's Health: Sexuality, Menopause, and Mental Health is organized by Continuing Education, Inc and will be held from Jun 23 - 30, 2019 at Royal Caribbean's Allure of the Seas, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States of America. Target Audience: Physicians, Physician Assistants, Pharmacists, Psychiatrists, Psychologists, Internists, Psychologists, Social Workers, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners Credits: 14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ 14 ACPE Credits 14 CE Credits for Psychologists 14 NASB ACE Credits 14.0 Contact Hours Topics: • Depression Across the Female Reproductive Cycle 1: Focus on PMDD, PME and Menopause ○ Identify the hormonal effect on depression in the non pregnant female • Depression Across the Female Reproductive Cycle 2: Focus on Perinatal Depression ○ Recognize unique features to consider in the diagnosis and treatment of perinatal depression . • Beyond Postpartum Depression: Diagnosis and Treatment of Perinatal Anxiety Disorders ○ Define various mood and anxiety disorders that can present in the perinatal period. • Bipolar Disorder in Women: Meeting the Challenge 1: Managing Bipolar Disorder in the non-pregnant female patient ○ Improve evidence based management of Bipolar disorder in women. • Bipolar Disorder in Women 2: Meeting the Challenge 2: Managing Bipolar Disorder during Pregnancy and Postpartum ○ Describe options for treatment of Bipolar disorder during pregnant and postpartum. • DSM-5 Update on Female Sexual Dysfunction: Diagnosis and Treatment ○ Diagnose sexual dysfunction in females using DSM-5 terminology. • Evidence Based Approaches to Female Patients with Low Libido ○ Describe medical and behavioral interventions for the female patient with low libido. • Perimenopause and Menopause: overview and management of irregular bleeding, hot flashes, and other symptoms ○ Describe the physiology of menopause and choose appropriate treatments for common symptoms Hormone therapy, the heart, and the "timing hypothesis" • Explain the differences in cardiac response to hormone therapy in younger women versus older women Hormone therapy and bone health ○ Understand the role of hormone therapy, among other strategies, in counseling and treating women at risk for osteoporosis and those with osteoporosis • Female sexual dysfunction: "I don't want it but I wish I wanted it" ○ Improve management strategies for identifying and treating sexual dysfunction in midlife women • When Sex Hurts: diagnosis and treatment of dyspareunia ○ Utilize a stepwise approach to diagnosis of dyspareunia and initiate effective treatments • Sexual Enhancers, Moisturizers, Lubricants, and Accessories ○ Inform midlife women about approaches other than hormones to improve sexual functioning
Jun 24 - 28, 2019 | CME 36.00 | Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Ostomy Management Course is organized by Wound Care Education Institute (WCEI) and will be held from Jun 24 - 28, 2019 at Holy Cross Dorothy Mangurian Comprehensive Women's Center, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is intended for multiple professions including nurses, dietitians, physical therapists, occupational therapists, and physicians. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 36 Contact Hours. Course Description: The Ostomy Management Course focuses on the treatment, therapy, and counseling for individuals before, during and after a fecal or urinary diversion. The goal is to provide a patient-centered plan of care. The course offers hands-on workshops. Learning Objectives: • List key characteristics required for stomal and peristomal skin assessment. • Discuss the different types and indications of pouching systems and accessories used with stoma pouching systems • Explain the steps of stoma siting procedure for optimal location on the abdomen for a stoma • Discuss emotions that a new ostomy patient is likely to experience before and after the creation of a stoma or a continent diversion. • Discuss the etiology, identification, and treatment, both conservative and surgical, if appropriate, of the 5 stomal complications. • Differentiate between types of fistulas in terms of causative factors, pathophysiology, and principles of management. • List indications, contraindications and procedure steps for colostomy irrigation. • Describe the causes, symptoms, and interventions for ileostomy food blockage. • Identify the purpose, design, location in the intestine, methods of accessing and management of three enterostomal and three enterostomy tubes. • State how to assess for, prevent and manage four enteral tube complications. • Discuss conditions in the pediatric patient that may require a fecal or urinary diversion. • Summarize the management of a pediatric patient with a urinary or fecal diversion. • Summarize the goals of pre-operative teaching, list what should be covered and develop an individualized teaching plan for a patient based on an assessment of their learning needs. • Demonstrate a stoma assessment. • Demonstrate application, emptying, and removal of a cut to fit 2-piece pouching system. • Demonstrate patient teaching methods for application, emptying and removal of a pouching system. • Demonstrate the “crusting” procedure. • Explain the goals of post-operative teaching. List what should be covered and develop an individualized teaching plan based on an assessment of their learning needs.
Jul 06 - 13, 2019 | CME 14.00 | USD $895 | Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Rheumatology, Women's Health, and Gynecologic Oncology Conference is organized by Continuing Education, Inc and will be held from Jul 06 - 13, 2019 at Celebrity Equinox, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States of America. Target Audience: Physicians, Physician Assistants, Pharmacists, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners Credits: 14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ 14 ACPE Credits 14.0 Contact Hours 5½ Hours of Pharmacology for NPs Topics: • Gout ○ Participants will be confident in their diagnosis and be able to apply the management options and how to best utilize what is available. • Is it a Joinnt? Clinical Approach to a Rheumatologic Patient ○ Participants will be able to asses a joint vs soft tissue complaint through indepth look at the physical exam. • Back Pain- Is it inflammatory? ○ Participants will be able to diagnose inflammatory back pain vs mechanical pain. • Monitoring of Medications ○ Participants should be able to examine the risks and side effects of frequently used medicines in rheumatology. • Rheumatoid Arthritis ○ Participants should be able to diagnose a rheumatoid patient, and manage long term health risk that are associated with the disease. • Lupus ○ Participants should recognize the disease, environmental effects on the patient as well as treatments used. • Osteoporosis ○ Participants should discover more about osteoporosis, the patients and when and how to treat these patients. • Hereditary Cancer Syndromes in Women - Beyond BRCA (part 1) ○ Identify the main clinical features of breast and ovarian cancer syndromes ○ Define the differences between hereditary and nonhereditary cancers • Hereditary Cancer Syndromes in Women - Beyond BRCA (part 2) ○ Identify other hereditary cancer syndromes such as Lynch and Cowden ○ Define the differences between hereditary and nonhereditary cancers ○ Apply the knowledge acquired to improve rates of appropriate genetic counseling referrals and testing. • Enhanced Recovery after Surgery-Incorporating Evidence Based Medicine into Surgical Practices ○ Understand the basic principles underlying evidence based medicine and critical analysis of the medical literature ○ Define what an enhanced surgical recovery program entails and how it can be applied to practice ○ Review quality outcome data from these programs • Culturally Competent Gyn Care for LGBT patients ○ Understand the impact of societal disapproval and discrimination on the health of LGBTQ patients ○ Identify the barriers to competent LGBT care delivery ○ Create a welcoming practice environment to improve LGBTQ patient experience • Updates on Ovarian Cancer ○ Develop a thorough differential diagnosis for pelvic masses across various age groups and the role of PCP in identifying patients who may have ovarian cancer. ○ Describe the impact of new treatments and surgical advances in the management of ovarian cancer. • HPV - Epidemiology, Screening, and Prevention ○ Appreciate the epidemiology of HPV disease in women ○ Describe current guidelines for cervical cancer screening ○ Apply current recommendations for HPV prevention with vaccination and discuss the impact of HPV vaccination has made. • Menopause, Hormone Therapy, and the WHI What Have we Learned Since Then? ○ Appreciate the physiology of menopause and impact on women''s health and QOL ○ Explain the findings and faults of the Womens Health Initiative ○ Apply current knowledge about menopause to treatment of patients
Jul 11 - 14, 2019 | Fort Lauderdale, Florida
129th Annual Florida Pharmacy Association (FPA) Meeting and Convention is organized by Florida Pharmacy Association (FPA) and will be held from Jul 11 - 14, 2019 at Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jul 12 - 13, 2019 | CEU 16.00 | USD $995 | Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Grow Your Practice with Dental Sleep Medicine is organized by Sleep Group Solutions (SGS) and will be held from Jul 12 - 13, 2019 at Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States of America. This Conference has been approved for a maximum of 16 CEU. Course Description/Agenda This is a Must attend for any dental office that is looking to implement a Sleep Protocol, or learn how to increase existing Sleep revenues. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jul 13 - 14, 2019 | Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Florida Society of Pathologists (FSP) Summer Anatomic Pathology Conference is organized by Florida Society of Pathologists (FSP) and will be held from Jul 13 - 14, 2019 at The Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jul 15 - 17, 2019 | USD $1199 | Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Eye 2019: International Conference on Eye Diseases is organized by United Scientific Group (USG) and will be held from Jul 15 - 17, 2019 at Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States of America. Course Description: Eye-2019 will raise the most dynamic and latest issue in the field of Ophthalmology. This conference will highlight the discussion on the theme of “Advance Research in Ophthalmology” by bridging the gaps between the intellectuals from across the globe to enlighten their research ideas and exchange their knowledge about Eye, Vision and Diseases. This conference augments the chance to associate with and gain from your companions from the nation over and over the globe with the exchanges the knowledge and ideas on Cornea and External Eye Diseases, Retina and Retinal Disorder, Cataract, Glaucoma and various Novel Approaches to Ophthalmology. About Ophthalmology Ophthalmology is the branch of medicine concerned with the study and treatment of disorders and diseases of the eye. An Ophthalmologist is a specialist in medical and surgical eye problems. Their credentials include M.D or O.D and an additional four years of Residency. Scientific Topics: The conference covers different topics covering Internal, External Eye and various Novel Approaches to Ophthalmology. The subject areas may include, but are not limited to the following domains: • Neuro Ophthalmology • Glaucoma • Retina and eye disorder • Cornea and Corneal Diseases • Ophthalmic Surgery • Perceptual and Vision Cognition • Clinical Ophthalmology • Diabetic Retinopathy • Age related Macular Degeneration • Cataract and its Treatment • Pediatric Ophthalmology • Ocular Oncology • Ocular Microbiology and Immunology • Optics neuropathy • Dry eye • Ophthalmic research and drug delivery • Cataract and refractive surgery • Uveitis Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jul 20 - 22, 2019 | USD $552 | Fort Lauderdale, Florida
AARC Summer Forum 2019 is organized by American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC) and will be held from Jul 20 - 22, 2019 at Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States of America. This Conference has been approved for a maximum of 11+ CRCE Credits to maintain your state license. *Will not earn CRCE credit. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jul 25, 2019 | CEH 4.00 | Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Stress on The Job: A Closer Look at Root Causes, Impacts, and Solutions is organized by National Nurses United (NNU) and will be held on Jul 25, 2019 at Four Points by Sheraton Fort Lauderdale Airport/Cruise Port, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States of America. This Conference has been approved for a maximum of 4 CEHs. Course Description: Workplace stress is a serious concern for nurses, with impactful consequences for individual nurses’ health as well as patient care, burnout, and turnover. Usually stress is talked about as an individual problem. Solutions proffered by employers generally focus on self-care and stress relief, “I have to make the situation work”, and individual therapy/mental health treatment, “There must be something wrong with me”. Registered nurses are responsible for and accountable to practicing safely, competently, ethically, and compassionately in accordance with their scope of practice. This class will look at how workplace stress can be a barrier to that responsibility. We will look closely at the fundamental sources of physical, mental, and moral stress in nursing -- including understaffing and under-resourcing, amongst others. In looking at the bigger picture of workplace stress, we will identify effective solutions to nurses’ workplace stress. Course Objectives: Upon completion of this program, participants will be able to: • Articulate root causes of nurses’ work-related stress. • Describe how a stressful workplace affects patient outcomes. • Discuss the relation between stress and organizational constraints. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jun 15 - 22, 2019 | CE 14.00 | USD $795 | Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Definitive Anterior /Posterior Aesthetic Restorative Dentistry is organized by Continuing Education, Inc and will be held from Jun 15 - 22, 2019 at Celebrity Equinox, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Dentists, Dental Staff. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 14 CE Credits. Conference Goals : • Attendees should leave the course feeling better about themselves, their patients and their staff. • They will have a better understanding of the psychology of dentists. • They will learn how esthetic dental procedures can change the landscape of their practice. • The entire dental team will learn techniques to motivate patients to accept suggested dental procedures, keep them happy and improve their self-esteem. • Attendees will learn about a variety of anterior and posterior esthetic restorative procedures including helping hints to make these procedures easier, faster and predictably successful. • They will learn how to correct extremely challenging cases including : • Severely discolored teeth. • Severe worn dentition cases. • Misalignment cases ("instant orthodontics"). • Post-op problems with posterior composites. Conference Topics : • Stress Reduction Stress Reduction. • Practice Management. • Clinical Dentistry. • Insightful concepts. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.