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Feb 25 - Mar 01, 2018 | CME 17.00 | Free | Rheumatology | Primary Care | Orthopedic Surgery | Internal Medicine and Gener...
Internal Medicine for Primary Care: Neck & Spine/Ortho/Pod/Rheum is organized by Medical Education Resources and woulb be held during Feb 25 - Mar 01, 2018 at Moana Hotel, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America.This CME Conference has been approved with a maximum of 17.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 15 - 18, 2018 | USD $890 | Psychiatry
American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry (AAGP) Annual Meeting is organized by American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry (AAGP) and will be held during Mar 15 - 18, 2018 at Hilton Hawaiian Village, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Psychiatrists, Primary Care Physicians, Geriatricians, Medical Directors of Long Term Care, Advanced Practice Nurses, Neurologists, Psychologists, Directors of Nursing, Social Workers, Pharmacists. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Apr 16 - 19, 2018 | Free | Trauma
15th International Hawaii Summit on Preventing, Assessing and Treating Trauma Across the Lifespan is organized by Institute on Violence, Abuse and Trauma (IVAT) and will be held during Apr 16 - 19, 2018 at Hawaii Convention Center, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Apr 21 - 28, 2018 | CME 14.00 | USD $895 | Rheumatology | Dermatology
Topics in Dermatology and Rheumatology for PCPs is organized by Continuing Education, Inc and will be held during Apr 21 - 28, 2018 at 7-Night Hawaii Cruise Conference Round-trip, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Physicians, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Rheumatology Topics: • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Diagnosis and Management 2014 • Psoriatic Arthritis: What's New in the Management of the Skin and Joints • Spondyloarthropathies • Gout and Crystal induced Arthropathies • Fibromyalgia: What it is and what it is not • Osteoarthritis • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE): Clinical Vignettes Dermatology Topics: • Sundamage • Know the biological effects of UVL • Recognize impact on skin • Know how to block UVL • Describe Vitamin D & sunlight interactions • Seborrheic Dermatitis • Differentiate among 4 red face rashes: acne rosacea, acne vulgaris, perioral dermatitis & seborrheic dermatitis • Be able to treat effectively; manage recurrences • Acne Vulgaris • Distinguish acne vulgaris from other red facial rashes • Know the factors causing acne vulgaris • Direct treatment to each factor • Recognize & manage side effects • Atopic Dermatitis • Describe 5 pathogenic factors of atopic dermatitis (dryness, infection, contactants, pruritus, & allergy) • Instruct patient & family in managing these 5 factors • Impart knowledge of prognosis & genetics • Herpes Zoster • Manage acute herpes zoster to reduce acute pain • Prevent post-herpetic neuralgia • Shorten the course & prevent complications • Use the zoster vaccine effectively • Use knowledge of epidemiology for prevention & treatment • Cellulitis • Differentiate cellulitis from pseudo-cellulitis • Assess the patient for precipitating causes • Treat as an outpatient • Manage causes to prevent recurrences • Psoriasis Vulgaris • Be able to differentiate psoriasis, the marker disease for the papulosquamous diseases, from the others • Manage comorbidities of psoriasis • Manage mild cases • Know when to refer patients with psoriasis for speciality care. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Apr 23 - 24, 2018 | USD $369.99 | Critical Care Medicine
2-Day: Critical Care Skills Boot Camp is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held during Apr 23 - 24, 2018 at Hyatt Regency Waikiki Beach Resort and Spa, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Clinical Nurse Specialists. Conference Description : You have the daunting challenge of recognizing subtle changes in a patient's condition that can lead to a medical emergency or worse, a patient's death. Are you sure you have the knowledge and skills you need to handle these difficult situations. Working in the rapidly-changing critical care setting and caring for the most complex patients means you have to be able to recognize these changes and respond appropriately. You're dealing with life-threatening conditions and you need to be up to date on the most current and cutting-edge strategies. Attend this comprehensive program and gain the skills you need to manage any situation. Drawing on over 20 years of critical care experience, Cyndi Zarbano will challenge you to take your knowledge to the next level. Conference Objectives are : • Identify 5 essential components of a "down and dirty" assessment in your patient when they have a sudden decomposition in health status. • State 3 rapid interventions that can stabilize a patient who is symptomatic with a low blood pressure. • Recognize the most common causes of arterial blood gas abnormalities. • Assess the 3 most common dysrhythmias using rhythm strip interpretation. • Evaluate the risk of re-expansion pulmonary edema in the patient with a chest tube for pleural effusion. • Review the correct technique for opening an occluded central line lumen. • Summarize the difference between failure to capture and failure to sense in a pacemaker and how each is resolved. • Recognize the three biggest concerns patients recognize at end of life. • Discuss the difference between preload, contractility and afterload as components impacting cardiac output. • Identify correct locations for measuring CVP, Arterial Line and Wedge waveforms. • Differentiate between hypotonic, isotonic and hypertonic IV fluids and when each is considered most effective. • Recognize the blood product of choice for Disseminated Intravascular Coagulopathy. • Contrast the difference between hypovolemic shock, septic shock and cardiovascular shock in both assessment and treatment priorities. • Prioritize ways to increase the ventilator patient's oxygenation status. • Compare CPAP and BiPAP, as well as their target populations. • Compare the differences between a STEMI and NSTEMI. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Apr 27 - 27, 2018 | USD $219.99 | Infectious Disease | Clinical Pharmacology | Immunology and Microbiology
Pharmacology of Infectious Diseases and Immunizations for Advanced Practice Clinicians is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Apr 27, 2018 at Hyatt Regency Waikiki Beach Resort and Spa, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America. Conference Description : Attend this seminar and learn proper prescribing, patient education and monitoring procedures for a variety of drug regimens used to treat common acute and chronic infectious diseases. Choosing an antibacterial agent can be challenging, given the plethora of drugs available on the market and the emerging trend in bacterial resistance. You will learn the pharmacology of different classes of antimicrobials used to treat infectious disease states encountered in clinical practice. Discover the spectrums of activity, pharmacokinetic characteristics, and parameters for monitoring therapeutic outcomes. Emphasis is placed on the new antimicrobials and advances in evidence-based treatment guidelines. You will leave this seminar better prepared to design appropriate and cost-effective drug regimens for improved therapeutic outcomes. Conference Objectives are : • Analyze the major classes of antibiotics and their pharmacokinetic characteristics. • Apply current evidenced-based approaches to select appropriate treatment regimens for common infections encountered in clinical practice. • Prescribe antimicrobials based on empiric dosing recommendations. • Plan goals of therapy and parameters for monitoring therapeutic response to antimicrobials. • Recommend specific antimicrobial therapeutic drug monitoring to maximize efficacy and minimize toxicities (e.g., vancomycin and aminoglycosides). • Develop preventative strategies to limit antimicrobial resistance. • Design patient and caregiver education on the proper use of antimicrobials. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Apr 27 - 27, 2018 | CME 7.00 | USD $175 | Ophthalmology
Pre-Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) Cole Eye Institute Retina Summit is organized by MCME Global Inc and will be held on Apr 27, 2018 at Sheraton Waikiki Hotel, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is retina specialists, comprehensive ophthalmologists, retina fellows and healthcare providers who are interested in applying the most recent advancements in the retinal medicine field, including emerging techniques for imaging and treating retinal and vitreoretinal diseases. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Course Description : Retina experts will discuss recent clinical study results and their application to clinical practice; active clinical investigations of potential new therapies; applications of new imaging techniques; advances in surgical instrumentation, and the optimal management of retinal diseases. The program will have didactic presentations, surgical video panel discussions, and interactive case based sessions, with a dedicated audience question and answer session. Course Topices : Clinical evidence for new and emerging therapies and treatment combinations for retinovascular diseases. • Dietary and supplement recommendations. • Correlation between anti-VEGF injections and GA within the context of anatomic findings. • Available treatment options for central serous chorioretinopathy. • Sequence, dose, safety, efficacy, and durability of combination therapies for wet AMD leading to successful patient outcomes. • Knowledge of clinical evidence and what recent trials have taught us about real-life treatments. • Background on strategies associated with investigational therapies for dry AMD and DME. • Practical insights into integrating new imaging technologies into clinical practice. • Familiarity with imaging modalities for early detection, disease typing, disease monitoring, and surgical intervention. • Surgical best practices and post-operative care, including video demonstrations of new surgical techniques and technologies. • Optimal surgical outcomes for patients. Course Goals : The overall learning objectives of this educational symposium are to: • Assess treatment strategies and outcomes, including management options for patients with DME. • Identify therapeutic options for the management of treatment-resistant AMD. • Integrate available technologies into clinical practice for early detection, disease typing, and disease monitoring. • Optimize the timing of patient assessment and care in patients with vitreoretinal interface diseases. • Adopt best practices in surgery and post-operative care of patients with retinal disease. • Summarize recent clinical trial data and what we’ve learned for retinal diseases. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Apr 28 - 29, 2018 | CME 14.00 | USD $485 | Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences Running Rehabilitation Course is organized by University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences and will be held during Apr 28 - 29, 2018 at Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Physical Therapists and Athletic Trainers. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 14 contact hours or 1.4 CEU'S. A functional and biomechanical approach to examination and treatment of the at-risk or injured runner will be presented during this 2-day seminar. A thorough review of the anatomy and biomechanics of running and walking is emphasized so as to understand normal mechanics and subsequent identification of dysfunction and/or compensation. Topic areas will include functional anatomy and biomechanics of the lower extremity as it relates to gait, muscular and joint influences of pathomechanics, examples of common running dysfunctions, case studies with video evidence and therapeutic exercises designed to specifically address identified areas of weakness. Information provided is based on current, best evidence. The heavy lab component of this course involves the clinical evaluation of joint and soft tissue dysfunction as they contribute to altered mechanics and injury. Treatment strategies including but not limited to manual techniques and sport-specific exercise instruction designed to return the runner to pre-injury training will also be presented. Time will be allotted for the discussion of appropriate footwear prescription. Throughout this 2 day event, video evidence will be utilized to highlight key points of interest. Learning Objectives are: At the completion of this seminar, the attendee should be able to: • Perform an appropriate OKC, CKC, and Functional Evaluation of runners. • Perform an assessment of running gait through video analysis. • Identify abnormal running gait mechanics. • Identify typical compensatory strategies of the injured runner. • Develop treatment strategies and functional rehabilitation program based on examination findings. • Prescribe appropriate running shoes based on examination and gait analysis. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Apr 28 - 28, 2018 | Free | Ophthalmology
ARVO Imaging in the Eye Conference is organized by Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) and will be held on Apr 28, 2018 at Hawaii Convention Center, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America. Course Description: This conference brings together members of the basic science, clinical and engineering communities who are interested in new techniques and methods for imaging in the eye and their applications to clinical ophthalmology, fundamental vision research and biomedicine. The ARVO Imaging Conference is a valuable source of in-depth information on the newest techniques and technologies in imaging. The ARVO Imaging in the Eye Conference is dedicated to advancing the field of ophthalmic imaging and is recommended for researchers who have multidisciplinary interests and clinicians interested in the latest developments in the field. The conference is also helpful for junior researchers who wish to obtain an overview of state-of-the-art advances in imaging. The conference format provides a forum for presenting and discussing research with more interaction and technical exchange than is possible at a larger event. Topics include: • Retina • Glaucoma • Cornea and anterior segment • Small animal imaging • Advanced retinal imaging methods • Optical coherence tomography • OCT angiography • En face OCT • Adaptive optics • Microscopy • Functional imaging, Doppler imaging • Ultrasound and MR imaging • Image processing • Pattern recognition and automated classification Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Apr 29 - May 03, 2018 | USD $699 | Ophthalmology | Research and Clinical Research
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) Annual Meeting is organized by Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) and will be held during Apr 29 - May 03, 2018 at Hawaii Convention Center, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America. Meeting Information : In a rapidly changing world, eye and vision researchers are emerging from the lab and the clinic to engage the public, patients, and policymakers regarding the sight-saving work that we do and the benefits it brings to our societies. Our passion for our work and commitment to evidence-based science and medicine empower these conversations as they occur around the world. where 11,000 international basic and clinical researchers will share the latest breakthroughs in vision research. Engage with your colleagues as we work to advance our science and expand its support within our communities and governments. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.