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Heart Failure Management for Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, and Primary Care Providers 2019
Mar 21 - 23, 2019 | CME 16.00 | USD $850 | Lake Buena Vista, Florida
Heart Failure Management for Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, and Primary Care Providers is organized by Mayo Clinic and will be held from Mar 21 - 23, 2019 at Disney's BoardWalk Villas, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is appropriate for nurse practitioners, physician assistants, registered nurses, cardiologists, and primary care providers interested in an update on heart failure. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 16 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Course Description: This course delivers a comprehensive review of the diagnosis and management of heart failure across its multiple stages. Heart failure is a prevalent and costly disease causing debilitating symptoms and excess mortality. While cardiac subspecialists provide essential testing and treatment at various stages of heart failure care, the majority of patient management is handled by primary care providers. A clinical format will highlight the practice dilemmas and key management strategies essential to enhance the attendees' confidence in caring for these challenging patients. Course Objectives: • Recognize the spectrum of signs and symptoms suspicious for heart failure • Describe typical diagnostic testing essential for the diagnosis and management of patients with heart failure • Apply appropriate pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic strategies for patients across the spectrum of heart failure • Describe when referral for advanced heart failure therapies is indicated • Demonstrate complex decision-making when renal and/or pulmonary hypertension co-exist with heart failure Speakers: Barry L. Karon, M.D., Jean A. Wagner, APRN, M.S.N., C.N.P., Garvan C. Kane, M.D., Ph.D., Grace Lin, M.D. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Clinical Research / Clinical Science Course by Society of Clinical Research Associates (SOCRA) - Lake Buena Vista, Florida
Mar 25 - 29, 2019 | CME 35.00 | USD $1225 | Lake Buena Vista, Florida
Clinical Research / Clinical Science Course is organized by Society of Clinical Research Associates (SOCRA), Inc. and will be held from Mar 25 - 29, 2019 at Wyndham Garden Lake Buena Vista Disney Springs Resort Area, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 35.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Conference Description : Goal: This course has been established to develop an internationally accepted standard of knowledge and understanding of the research process and related regulations, as well as medical and scientific areas related to clinical research. Objective: The course contains two modules. 35 hours total CE available. The attendee may elect to attend one (either) or both modules. Module I is the Regulatory / Procedural Module consisting of sessions pertaining to: Issues Involved in Addressing the Development Process, Clinical Pharmacology and Adverse Event Reporting, Study Development and the Research Budget, Good Clinical Practices, ICH Guidelines, Informed Consent, Preparing for an GCP Audit, Regulatory Affairs and IRBs (IND/NDA), Research Ethics, and Source Documentation and Administration. Module 1 is a 3-day course which meets Monday 8:00 a.m. - Wednesday 4:30 p.m. Module 2 is the Medical / Scientific Module. It is focused on Medicine and Science, designed for those who are relatively new to researchers who wish to strengthen their understanding of medicine and science. Module 2 consists of sessions pertaining to Ethical Issues in Clinical Trials, Anatomy and Physiology, Cell Biology, Genetics, Clinical Laboratory Analysis, Epidemiology, and Research Statistics. Module 2 is a 2 1/2 day course which meets Wednesday 1:00 p.m. - Friday 4:30 p.m. Learning Objectives : • Discuss the Drug Development Process regarding the definitions, regulations, and processes from IND to NDA. • Discuss the development and implementation of the International Council on Harmonisation, the clinical research guidelines resulting from that collaboration, and how the ICH guidelines affect the clinical researcher. • Discuss the (drug, device, biologics) development program, including protocol development, case report form design, project and program management, assessing costs and building budgets. • Describe adverse drug reactions and adverse events, the drug development process, drug laws, statistical perspectives, specific mechanisms of drug actions, and IRB notifications. • Discuss various perspectives and regulations regarding adherence to protocol, patient rights, informed consents, and regulatory issues related to an FDA audit. • Discuss procedural and management issues regarding utilization and disposition of source documents. • Discuss regulations, generally accepted policies and procedures, and audit practices associated with IRBs and the informed consent process. • Discuss research ethics including the importance of the informed consent and the principles of medical research ethics as well as therapeutic misconceptions, randomizations, and placebos. • Discuss cell biology including cell structure, function, and reproduction. • Describe the development and science supporting genetics and pharmacogenetics. • Discuss anatomy and physiology including selected body systems, organs, and how they function. • Discuss the basic laboratory values in clinical research and their importance in the disease process. • Discuss epidemiological and statistical issues related to the distribution and determinants of health-related events in certain populations. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 28 - 29, 2019 | CME 14.25 | USD $730 | Lake Buena Vista, Florida
Clinical Research Project/Program Management 2019 is organized by Society of Clinical Research Associates (SOCRA), Inc. and will be held from Mar 28 - 29, 2019 at Wyndham Garden Lake Buena Vista Disney Springs Resort Area, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 14.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Conference Description : Goal: Clinical trial project and program management incorporate a broad range of skill sets in order to plan, administer, track, evaluate and report the activities and budgets involved in the healthcare product development process. The goal of this program is to introduce, affirm or enhance the participant’s understanding of the project management endeavor. Course Objectives : Through discussion, presentation, and interaction, this program will broaden the participants’ knowledge of the regulatory framework, project management art and science, planning and accounting, and their attitude and aptitude for achieving successful clinical trials. Learning Objectives : • Describe project management and basic risk management principles following PMI (Project Management Institute) guidelines (initiation, planning, execution, monitoring, controlling, and closing). • Discuss the processes and procedures that are necessary to develop an infrastructure that will support the various tasks associated with Project Management in Clinical Research. • Discuss how to incorporate IRB interaction activities into a project plan, focusing on issues involved in managing multiple investigational sites. Disaster recovery and contingency planning will be discussed. • Discuss Organizational Dynamics and psychological issues in project management to promote effective team building. Describe conflict resolution strategies; discuss approaches to work effectively with different leadership and personality styles. • Describe general start up issues including; budget development, cash flow issues and solutions, billing to CMS (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services), and contract management. • Describe contract development topic issues including: intellectual property (IP) rights, publication, indemnification, payment schedule management, clinical trial sponsor interactions and negotiations. • Describe various international regulatory bodies and their submission processes using the US Code of Federal Regulations (FDA/OHRP) as a baseline. • Describe Project Management of the IND and IDE, review guidance documents, forms and accountability measures designated for use by industry and academic research sponsors and sponsor investigators. • Discuss pharmacy issues related to risk management, safety, drug accountability, drug purity, randomization, blinding and unblinding, inventory control drug & device administration, dose calibration and dose escalation schedules. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 28 - 31, 2019 | CME 19.00 | USD $650 | Lake Buena Vista, Florida
2019 Duke Urologic Assembly and Urologic Cancer Symposium is organized by Duke University School of Medicine and will be held from Mar 28 - 31, 2019 at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States of America. This CME conference has been approved for a maximum of 19 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Conference Description: Join an outstanding roster of Duke and national urologists, oncologists, radiologists, and coding experts participating in a comprehensive scientific program that encompasses leading-edge updates on the most effective and efficient diagnoses and treatments in the sub-specialties of urology. Course Objectives are: • Apply effective and efficient diagnosis and treatments in the sub-specialities of urology and urologic oncology. • Analyze new technologies and therapies to provide the utmost, least invasive care to patients • Evaluate and outline management options for the various urologic conditions • Choose appropriate patients for minimally invasive surgical approaches • Distinguish various surgical approaches and compare their effectiveness and safety profiles • Develop collabaration between urologists, genitourinary oncologists, and raduation oncologists for patient care from diagnosis to management.
12th Annual International Symposium on Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy and Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Feb 22 - 24, 2019 | CME 14.50 | Lake Buena Vista, Florida
12th Annual International Symposium on Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy and Stereotactic Radiosurgery is organized by Cleveland Clinic Center for Continuing Education and will be held from Feb 22 - 24, 2019 at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Radiation Oncologists, Neurosurgeons, Medical Physicists, Dosimetrists, Neuro-Oncologists, Medical Oncologists, Spine Surgeons and Neurologists. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 14.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. This meeting has applied to CAMPEP for approval of 11.92 MPCEC hours. Conference Description: The 2019 International Symposium on Cranial and Spine Radiosurgery (SRS) and Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT) in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, will bring together world leaders in brain-, spine- and body-targeted stereotactic radiation modalities and techniques. Faculty and participants will have 3 days to discuss advances in the treatment of benign and malignant tumors involving multiple organ sites. A broad range of organ-specific technical and clinical experience will be presented with opportunities to interact with faculty and system vendors. Conference Objectives: • Identify and discuss stereotactic radiation treatments for benign and malignant tumors • Describe novel targeting and imaging advances as they relate to CNS Radiosurgery and Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy • Discuss how to integrate technology into clinical practice
Apr 04 - 07, 2019 | CME 34.00 | USD $1800 | Lake Buena Vista, Florida
American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS) Advances in Rhinoplasty 2019 is organized by American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS) and will be held from Apr 04 - 07, 2019 at Disney's Coronado Springs Resort, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 34.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Target Audience : This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of practicing physicians, residents and medical students in the fields of facial plastic and reconstructive surgery, oculoplastic surgery, otolaryngology, plastic surgery, and rhinoplasty, and other healthcare professionals involved in the surgical and non-surgical treatments designed to restore, enhance and rejuvenate the face. This program is developed for physicians at all experience levels and covers aesthetic, reconstructive and congenital issues related to this specialty. AAFPRS Advances in Rhinoplasty offers essential education and training taught by world-renowned experts in the profession. The event also provides opportunities to network, gain new insights, share best practices and meet new friends. Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be better able to effectively: • Discuss principles in fundamental rhinoplasty • Explain recent advances and cutting-edge material in modern rhinoplasty • Debate controversial issues in rhinoplasty and apply the information presented in practice • Utilize new and innovative technical pearls for complex problems and deformities • Delineate sound principles in functional, ethnic and reconstructive rhinoplasty • Utilize new and emerging techniques to alter nasal shape and contour in a safe and predictable fashion. Cadaver Dissection Lab Workshop Sunday, April 7 1:30–4:30 PM Back by popular demand! The cadaver lab provides a unique, hands-on opportunity to gain first-hand experience practicing and perfecting your surgical rhinoplasty techniques. This integral component of the Advances in Rhinoplasty course offers instruction from expert faculty, who will proctor a small-group, high faculty-to-student ratio laboratory with fresh specimens. Selected faculty will perform prosections demonstrating specific techniques, and students will have to opportunity to try these on their own with faculty guidance. Basic rhinoplasty instruments will be provided. Dermal Filler Live Injection Demonstration Workshop Sunday, April 7 2–4 PM Nonsurgical and minimally invasive techniques have become a critical component of a facial plastic surgeon’s practice. Live injection workshop, featuring two experienced injectors who will demonstrate their techniques for the use of dermal fillers for nonsurgical rhinoplasty and lip shaping. Patient evaluation, anatomy, and techniques for safe and successful injections will be discussed. The audience will be able to pose questions to the injectors during this interactive session.
Jun 24 - 27, 2019 | USD $750 | Lake Buena Vista, Florida
Primary Care CME at Walt Disney World, Florida is organized by A-Cross Medicine Reviews and will be held from Jun 24 - 27, 2019 at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jul 04 - 06, 2019 | CME 12.00 | Lake Buena Vista, Florida
Pharmacology and Office Orthopedics for Primary Care is organized by MCE Conferences and will be held from Jul 04 - 06, 2019 at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa, Orlando, Florida, United States of America. This Conference has been approved for a maximum of 12 Prescribed credits. Target Audience: Family Physicians and all other Healthcare Professionals seeking clinical information about Pharmacology and Office Orthopedics issues. Course Description : This conference is designed to provide primary care clinicians with up-to-date, evidence-based information on commonly encountered issues in Pharmacology and Office Orthopedics, while suggesting pragmatic approaches to clinical management. The discussion-based format of the conference will encourage audience participation through dynamic interactive lectures and case-based studies. Our national speakers will present and critically assess recent advancements and industry updates in Pharmacology and Office Orthopedics for Primary Care, with the goal of enhancing the knowledge-base and core competence of attendees. The successful completion of this interactive program should improve attendees’ confidence in diagnosing, treating, and prescribing the most effective courses of treatment, with the ultimate goal of improving patient outcomes. Course Objectives: • Evaluation and Care of Common Knee Problems • Evaluation and Care of Common Shoulder Problems • Evidence Based Osteoarthritis Management • The Preparticipation Exam • Tendonopathy - Treating the Troublesome Tendon • MSK Injections • What a Headache! Clinical Review of Different Headaches with Corresponding Treatments • New Antimicrobial Update: Has Help Truly Arrived? • Making Sense of Hypertension Guidelines: How Low Should We Go? • Polypharmacy and the Elderly: Minimizing Untoward Effects through Prudent Prescribing • Palliative Care Medicine Update Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jul 18 - 21, 2019 | Lake Buena Vista, Florida
Florida Optometric Association (FOA) Annual Convention (Attendees) is organized by Florida Optometric Association (FOA) and will be held during Jul 18 - 21, 2018 at Disney's Yacht Club Resort, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jul 19 - 20, 2019 | Lake Buena Vista, Florida
Florida Optometric Association (FOA) Annual Convention (Exhibitors) is organized by Florida Optometric Association (FOA) and will be held during Jul 19 - 20, 2019 at Disney's Yacht Club Resort, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.