Upcoming Medical Conferences in MiamiSearch Criteria : United States of America Miami
Jun 07 - 12, 2019 | CE 25.00 | USD $800 | Miami, Florida
2019 American Academy of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology (AAOMP) Annual Meeting is organized by American Academy of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology (AAOMP) and will be held from Jun 07 - 12, 2019 at InterContinental Miami, Miami, Florida, United States of America. This Conference has been approved for a maximum of 25 continuing education credits. Description: The scientific educational sessions are always a highlight of the meeting and this year will be no exception. These programs will highlight some of the latest advances in the practice of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology. As we know, the past several years have seen significant advances in the classification and diagnosis of conditions affecting the maxillofacial region and our meeting provides a great opportunity to stay abreast of these findings. For the always popular AAOMP Seminar, Dr. Bhattacharyya has put together a Florida-centric program to start things off and this year’s distinguished presenters include Drs. D’Souza (Johns Hopkins), Wenig (Moffitt Cancer Center), Medeiros (MD Anderson) and Bishop (UT Southwestern). This year, thanks to the efforts of our University of Minnesota colleagues, the Gorlin Lecture is incorporated into the program for the first time. Dr. Rudolf Happle, famous German Dermatologist, will present the lecture. In addition there will be a slide exchange for Residents only. The lecture and slide exchange promise to meet our highest expectations of research and scholarship. Encourage as many of the attendees as possible, especially those at the resident or recent graduate level, to present their research in either a poster or platform presentation format to further achieve the goals of this Congress. The meeting will also provide a number of social events to help foster friendships and the camaraderie that is such an integral part of our specialty. There will be ample opportunity to catch up with old friends and colleagues, and to meet new members and Fellows of the Academy. Please make plans to attend the Welcome Reception, the Residents’ Reception, and the President’s Reception along with the various alumni reunions and the Rest of Us Reunion. In addition, there will be a reception for spouses on Monday afternoon, and the Spouses Hospitality Suite with continental breakfast on Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Advanced Nursing 2019 is organized by Hilaris Conferences and will be held from Jun 13 - 14, 2019 at Miami, Florida, United State of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jun 13 - 15, 2019 | USD $1220 | Miami, Florida
2019 American Brachytherapy Society (ABS) Annual Meeting is organized by American Brachytherapy Society (ABS) and will be held from Jun 13 - 15, 2019 at InterContinental Miami, Miami, Florida, United States of America. Conference Description: This conference will be designed around the theme, “Knowledge is Power: Generating Awareness for Patients & Practitioners". At this conference we will provide physicians scientific data on the efficacy of brachytherapy for all disease sites as well as an understanding of how to effectively communicate this message to patients and referring providers. With a focus on today’s technology driven landscape, we will provide the tools to help physicians and patients be informed of treatment options and an understanding of the benefits of brachytherapy as a component of their care. We must remember that the first shot for cure is the best shot for cure and we must advocate for treatments that make the first shot maximally effective. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Geriatric Care 2019 is organized by Hilaris Conferences and will be held from Jun 13 - 14, 2019 at Miami, Florida, United State of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jun 17 - 19, 2019 | Miami, Florida
14th International Conference on HIV Treatment and Prevention Adherence is organized by International Association of Providers of AIDS Care (IAPAC) and will be held from Jun 17 - 19, 2019 at Loews Miami Beach Hotel, Miami, Florida, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is physicians, nurses and nurse-practitioners, pharmacists, psychologists, behavioral scientists, social scientists, public health specialists, epidemiologists, social workers, case managers, peer educators and navigators, and community health workers working in the field of HIV medicine. The theme of this conference is Innovate, Integrate, Motivate. Conference Description: This conferences features the presentation and discussion of HIV treatment and biomedical prevention adherence research, and current behavioral and clinical perspectives in practicum, within the context of optimizing the continuum of HIV care and prevention. The conference may also be of interest to individuals who wish to implement and advocate for effective, evidence informed HIV policies and interventions in their respective communities and countries. This conference will focus on state-of-the-science evidence, best practices, and the practical, real-world implementation of behavioral, clinical, structural, and other interventions to maximize the therapeutic and preventative effects of antiretroviral agents. The conference will also provide a forum for discussion about and the presentation of implementation science focused on closing evidence-to-practice gaps relevant to addressing barriers to optimized HIV prevention and care continua. Conference Objectives: Upon successful completion of this activity, learners will be able to: • Employ interventions to enhance linkage to and engagement and retention in HIV care • Apply interventions to enhance adherence to antiretroviral therapy and • pre-exposure prophylaxis • Develop strategies to manage conditions associated with HIV, including mental health and substance use • Recognize evidence-to-practice gaps in implementing HIV prevention and care continua optimization Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
S1 - Spinal Evaluation & Manipulation: Impairment Based, Evidence Informed Approach (Jun 21 - 23, 2019)
Jun 21 - 23, 2019 | CME 26.00 | USD $595 | Miami, Florida
S1 - Spinal Evaluation & Manipulation: Impairment Based, Evidence Informed Approach is organized by University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences (USAHS) and will be held from Jun 21 - 23, 2019 at Miami, Florida, United States of America. Hours: 26 (includes 5 online hours) or 2.6 CEUs or 3 graduate credits Prerequisite: Intro S1 Webinar & Pre-course FCO - Home study (included with S1) Who Attends: Physical Therapists Description: This is a three-day seminar emphasizing interpretation of basic science knowledge toward the development of clinical skills needed for differential evaluation and effective treatment of spinal dysfunction. General principles of functional anatomy, tissue and joint biomechanics, pathology and treatments are applied to clinical examination and treatment. Includes instruction and techniques of evaluating structure, active movements and palpation for condition, position and mobility of the spine. Manipulation techniques are instructed at all levels of the spine except the subcranial area. Supportive treatments, such as exercises and distraction, are instructed and practiced to a limited degree. At the conclusion of the seminar, the student should feel confident to examine and treat most common spinal conditions. Learning Objectives: At the completion of this seminar, the attendee should be able to: • conduct a comprehensive physical examination of the spine • describe the mechanisms and characteristics of spinal pain and the behavior of pain patients • safely perform basic spinal manipulation techniques • observe, perform and demonstrate safe thrust techniques on thoracic and lumbar spine • discuss and present cases with spinal dysfunction • describe the indication and contraindications of spinal manipulation • demonstrate an appreciation of the role of therapeutic exercise and preventative measures in the management of spinal dysfunction
Jun 22 - 23, 2019 | CME 18.00 | USD $450 | Miami, Florida
Acute Care Rehab is organized by Health Click and will be held from Jun 22 - 23, 2019 at Baptist Hospital, Miami, Florida, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is PT, PTA, OT, OTA, AT. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum 18 hours of CME credits. CME : This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 18.6 contact hours/1.86 ceu’s for therapists licensed in Illinois, New York, or the District of Columbia. Conference Description : This two-day, intermediate level course will provide the clinician with the tools necessary to make appropriate decisions in the ICU and acute care environments. The core principles are introduced so that clinician can acquire specific information on a variety of topics in order to effectively manage and progress patients with varying degrees of involvement. The fundamentals of ICU and acute care are presented in order for a clinician to feel not only comfortable in this environment but confident to treat each patient in a safe progressive manner. A variety of diagnoses will be presented and specific key areas are addressed in the management and progression of each patient. Red flags and tips on how to appropriately monitor and interpret the patient's key vital signs when initiating and progressing a patient’s functional movement are thoroughly addressed, as this is essential, beyond basics knowledge, for all acute care therapists. From the most critical and complex medical status to the patient who simply needs mobilization and strengthening in order to return to full function, the acute care clinician must feel comfortable providing rehabilitative services in each environment. Specific details on how to work with tubes, lines, and other medical equipment will enhance the clinician?s ability to feel confident. Tools such as the ABCDEF bundles and other evidence-based assessment and treatment tools will be reviewed and utilized in lab sessions. In addition, clinicians will also learn proper management strategies for the cardiac and pulmonary patient and hands-on techniques to improve function. Case study presentations will enable the clinician to pull all of the information together to design an appropriate evaluation and progressive treatment plans. Conference Objectives are : • Understand the effects of immobility on the human body. • Comprehend and reference the effects of immobility on the body when developing higher level mobility goals for all patient types seen in the acute care environment. • Formulate effective goals and treatment strategies for the behaviorally challenging acute care patient. • Differentiate between the medically fragile and general acute care patient and demonstrate management techniques and interventions for these populations. • Identify the differences between the cardiac and pulmonary related disease-specific management strategies. • State the critical elements of analysis and assessment when treating and progressing the cardiopulmonary patient in an acute care setting. • Demonstrate confidence and aptitude when developing appropriate intervention strategies for cardiopulmonary critical care scenarios. • Exhibit efficacy in intervention with ventilator dependent treatment scenarios. • Perform proper percussion and drainage techniques while observing the risk factors for the acute care patient. • Formulate an appropriate plan of care for a critically ill cardiac patient. • Integrate existing treatment plans with progression into the plan of care for the neurologically complex patient in the acute care setting. • Establish interventions for the critically ill orthopedic patient to assure management of the effects of immobility and stimulate an earlier return to prior level of function. • Validate an understanding of the outcome tools available for assessment of the acute and critically ill patient. • Execute an efficient use and completion of the outcome tools applicable for the acute care population. • Exhibit an understanding of the components (including equipment), time, and players in an effective mobilization plan for the critically ill population. • Perform a thorough vital sign screening and identify appropriate values for increasing workload safely. • Reference the critical values and analysis required to recognize progression and regression when mobilizing the critically ill population. • Construct relevant treatment plans and interventions for the population requiring early mobilization and the neurologically complex patient in the completion of scenario-based case studies. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jun 25 - 28, 2019 | CME 20.50 | USD $750 | Miami, Florida
13th International Conference on Cerebral Vascular Biology (CVB 2019) is organized by Well-Assembled Meetings and will be held from Jun 25 - 28, 2019 at Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay, Miami, Florida, United States of America. Accreditation: Credit Designation Statement Amedco LLC designates this live activity for a maximum of 20.50 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM for physicians and 20.50 contact hours for nurses. Learners should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Conference Description: CVB 2019 will be a forum for scientists from around the world to discuss their cutting edge research on CNS barriers, particularly the blood- brain barrier (BBB) and blood-cerebrospinal fluid-barrier (BCSFB). This will be the continuation of a very successful conference series that was initiated in 1992. The last three conferences took place in Montreal, Canada (2013); Paris, France (2015); and Melbourne, Australia (2017). The CVB conference is returning to the US after 16 years of absence as the most important conference related to cerebral vascular biology. The participants will discuss current and future research surrounding cerebral vascular biology, including development of the brain barriers, drug transport and delivery across the BBB and BCSFB, the role of brain barriers in the etiology and pathology of neurological diseases, and therapeutic strategies to reverse these diseases by targeting the BBB and BCSFB. The emphases will be placed on novel nanotechnologies of drug delivery into the brain and clinical research on disorders involving cerebral vasculature. This exciting program will therefore attract national and international delegates with an interest in vascular biology, pharmacology, neuroscience and pharmaceutical science, all with the ultimate aim of promoting the brain barriers as key in maintaining brain homeostasis and contributing to disease processes. Active participation of trainees and minorities will be strongly encouraged. The overall objective/goal of CVB 2019 is to serve as a catalyst for exchange of information on the latest scientific discoveries related to gene therapy in the brain, the bioengineering of the BBB, efficient drug delivery into the brain, and involvement of the BBB in the physiology and pathology of the brain. Specific objectives are: • Promote the clinical translation of basic scientific discoveries by communicating and disseminating research findings. • Provide a forum at which scientists, clinicians, and trainees can interact and exchange novel ideas in order to identify innovative and translational research for a more efficient treatment. • Promote inclusion and diversity, and engage trainees and early career stage investigators in the field of cerebral vascular biology. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
E1- Upper Extremity Evaluation & Manipulation by University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences (Jul 13 - 14, 2019)
Jul 13 - 14, 2019 | Hours 15.00 | USD $495 | Miami, Florida
E1- Upper Extremity Evaluation & Manipulation is organized by University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences (USAHS) and will be held from Jul 13 - 14, 2019 at Miami, Florida, United States of America. Hours: 15 or 1.5 CEUs or 2 graduate credits with completion of E1 Upper and Lower seminars Prerequisite: Intro E1 Webinar & Pre-course FCO - Homestudy (included with E1) Who Attends: Physical Therapists and Occupational Therapists Description: This seminar emphasizes the interpretation of basic science knowledge and the development of basic clinical skills which are needed to complete a differential evaluation of the upper extremity dysfunction, then proceeds to treatment. General principles of functional anatomy, tissue and joint biomechanics, pathology, and treatment are presented. The clinical content of the seminar includes physical examination, with special emphasis on performance of joint mobility and assessment of end-feel. Non-thrust manipulations are instructed. Supportive treatments are discussed. Learning Objectives: At the completion of this seminar the attendee should be able to: • Perform the steps of the differential evaluation for the detection of upper extremitydysfunction • Interpret the results of the differentialevaluation • Identify a treatment approach based on the positive findings of the differential evaluation • Select (when appropriate) basic non-thrust manipulationtechniques • Relate the significance of pain to the patient’s dysfunction, behavior and treatmentapproach • Discuss and contrast the effects of mobility andimmobility • Discuss the effects of manipulation in terms of psychological, mechanical and neurophysiologicaleffects • Discuss the indications and contraindications for joint manipulation of the upper extremity
Jul 20 - 27, 2019 | CME 14.00 | USD $895 | Miami, Florida
Internal Medicine, Rheumatology, and Emergency Medicine is organized by Continuing Education, Inc and will be held from Jul 20 - 27, 2019 at MS Symphony of the Seas, Miami, 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 (part II) MOC points in medical knowledge in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program 14.0 Contact Hours Topics: • Evaluation and management of Osteoarthritis. ○ Identify that osteoarthritis(OA) is most common form of arthritis and has an immense impact on lives in USA. ○ Describe various clinical manifestations of OA. ○ Select the various management options based upon the evidence based guidelines provided by various professional organization. • Update on diagnosis and management of Rheumatoid Arthritis. ○ Elucidate the epidemiology of Rheumatoid Arthritis(RA). ○ Differentiate Inflammatory from non-inflammatory arthritis. ○ Recognize various clinical presentations of RA and its classification criteria. ○ Describe common agents used to treat and evidence based strategies in management of RA. • Gout in 21st century: How far have we come? ○ Identify the recent updates in the evaluation and management of Gout. ○ Ascertain the role of uric acid in pathogenesis and management of Gout. ○ Distinguish the differing positions of American College of Rheumatology and American College of Physicians in management of Gout. ○ Describe therapeutic options for management of Gout and potential pitfalls. • Osteoporosis: A Silent Killer; Current state of evaluation and management. ○ Identify the recent updates in the evaluation and management of Osteoporosis. ○ Describe the role of bone density testing in evaluation of Osteoporosis. ○ Discuss recent advances including a new therapeutic options on horizon for management of Osteoporosis. • Inflammatory Low Back Pain: How to evaluate spondyloarthritides and manage them? ○ Differentiate clinical presentation and common features of mechanical back pain from inflammatory back pain. ○ Ascertain various clinical presentations and classification of Spondyloarthritides (SpA). ○ Discover the available therapeutic options and guidelines for management of axial and peripheral SpA. • Connective Tissue Disease: What does it mean? How is it evaluated and when do I get rheumatology involved? ○ Conclude that a positive test for auto-antibodies does not mean a diagnosis of autoimmune diseases. ○ Describe common auto-antibodies and their association with underlying diseases. ○ Identify clinical presentations where testing for auto-antibodies and referral to rheumatology is appropriate. • DMARDs and Biologics in management of rheumatic diseases: current state of understanding ○ Recognize the vast number of disease modifying anti-rheumatic drugs (DMARDs) and biologic response modifiers (Biologics) used in management of rheumatic diseases. ○ Differentiate various pharmacological features of DMARDs and Biologics. ○ Summarize regulatory and financial issues with biologics and biosimilars. • Pregnancy in autoimmune diseases: No reason to panic!! ○ Conclude that pregnancy in patients with autoimmune diseases is common and easily managed. ○ Identify common maternal and fetal complications that may complicate pregnancy in patients with autoimmune diseases. • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE/Lupus): An Overview ○ Identify various clinical presentations and classification of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE). ○ Describe the common agents and evidence based strategies in management of Lupus (SLE).