Upcoming Medical Conferences in Kansas CitySearch Criteria : United States of America Kansas City
Update in Medicine 2019 is organized by Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCUMB) and will be held on Sep 12, 2019 at KCU - kanasan city campus, Kansas City, Missouri, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
CME Update In Medicine 2019 is organized by Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCUMB) and will be held from Sept 12 - 14, 2019 at KCU - kanasan city campus, Kansas City, Missouri, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
17th Rural Health Clinic Conference is organized by National Rural Health Association (NRHA) and will be held from Sep 17 - 18, 2019 at Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center, Kansas City, Missouri, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Sep 18 - 20, 2019 | USD $689 | Kansas City, Missouri
18th Critical Access Hospital Conference is organized by National Rural Health Association (NRHA) and will be held from Sep 18 - 20, 2019 at Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center, Kansas City, Missouri, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Oct 04 - 05, 2019 | CME 14.00 | USD $375 | Kansas City, Missouri
Annual Diagnostic Updates in Pathology is organized by University of Kansas Medical Center (KUMC) and will be held from Oct 04 - 05, 2019 at Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center, Kansas City, Missouri, United States of America. Target Audience: This activity is targeted to practicing pathologists, pathology residents and fellows. This course may also be of interest to subspecialty physicians and nurse practitioners who practice in gastroenterology, oncology and hematology. CME/CNE Credit: The University of Kansas Medical Center Office of Continuing Medical Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 14.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. APRNs/Nurses: The University of Kansas Medical Center Area Health Education Center East is approved as a provider of CNE by the Kansas State Board of Nursing. This course offering is approved for 16.8 contact hours applicable for APRN, RN, or LPN relicensure. Kansas State Board of Nursing provider number: LT0056-0749. Mary Beth Warren, MS, RN, Coordinator. Program Overview: This activity provides updated and comprehensive coverage of selected topics in practical surgical pathology and cytopathology, including GI, liver, breast and gynecologic pathology and dermatopathology. It covers hematopathology and laboratory management and provides review and update on the most current diagnostic terminology and criteria, emphasizes diagnostic issues encountered in everyday practice, and offers practical strategies on how to recognize potential pitfalls and how to approach challenging cases in a systematic and logical way. Objectives: Upon completion of this program, participants will be able to: • Implement updated criteria and terminology in pathologic diagnoses. • Recognize characteristic and unusual morphologic features and discuss potential diagnostic pitfalls. • Apply the most current staging system for tumors discussed. • Report confidence in using ancillary studies and order molecular tests.
Oct 04, 2019 | Kansas City, Kansas
25th Annual Advanced Practice Nursing Conference is organized by Children's Mercy Kansas City and will be held on Oct 04, 2019 at Children's Mercy Park, Kansas City, Kansas, United States of America. Course Description: The annual Pediatric Advanced Practice Nursing conference is sponsored by Children’s Mercy Kansas City and has a long tradition of providing nurses with education on current issues and topics important to advanced practice providers. This year’s conference will focus on topics that will strengthen your practice and clinical skills, energize you, and provide networking opportunities. Presentations from expert clinicians will provide participants with interventions and information to face the challenges of care in this changing health care environment. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Scrape, Tape, Cup & Glide: Restoring Space, Motion, & Slack for Restricted Neural Dynamics of the Upper Quarter (Oct 05 - 06, 2019)
Oct 05 - 06, 2019 | CE 14.00 | USD $529 | Kansas City, Missouri
Scrape, Tape, Cup & Glide: Restoring Space, Motion, & Slack for Restricted Neural Dynamics of the Upper Quarter is organized by Rehab Education and will be held from Oct 05 - 06, 2019 at Kansas City, Missouri, United States of America. Who Should Attend: • Occupational Therapists • Occupational Therapy Assistants • Physical Therapists • Physical Therapist Assistants • Certified Athletic Trainers • Doctors of Chiropractic • Certified Hand Therapists Accreditation: Physical Therapy Board of California: The Physical Therapy Board of California recognizes Rehab Education, LLC as an approval agency to approve providers offering continuing competency courses for CA licensed PTs and PTAs. This course is approved for 14 contact hours. California OT Board: This course and instructor have been approved by the CA Board of OT for 13.75 contact hours of post-professional education in the advanced practice area of hand therapy. Approval #22-H21. Louisiana Physical Therapy Board: This course has been approved by the Louisiana Physical Therapy Board for 13.5 clinical hours. (Course must be taken between 01-1-2019 and 12-31-2019) Maryland State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners: Approved by the Maryland State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for 1.4 CEUs. (Course must be taken between 09-1-2017 and 09-1-2021) New Jersey State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners: This course has been approved by the New Jersey State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for 14 continuing education credits, Approval ##1700-46. (Course must be taken between 02-1-2018 and 01-31-2020) Board of Certification, Inc (BOC) Approved Provider #P8271: Rehab Education, LLC is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Certified Athletic Trainers. This program is eligible for a maximum of 14 Category A hours/CEUs. ATs should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program. (Course must be taken between 01-1-2019 and 12-31-2019) Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy (FSBPT): Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy (FSBPT) / ProCert has awarded certification in the amount of 14 Continuing Competence Units (CCUs) to this activity. Course Description: The basic principle that neural tissue needs space, motion, and slack for optimal healing potential underpins all concepts covered. This upper extremity focused course features motion-based interventions consisting of: • neural flossing • nerve bed/nerve differential gliding • instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization (IASTM) • negative pressure soft tissue mobilization (cupping) • corrective exercises • taping Course Objectives : At the completion of this course you will be able to: • Identify 2 main regions of the brachial plexus • Given a patient scenario in which the patient demonstrates a numb hand, map patients’ symptoms to the brachial plexus • Identify 2 conditions that increase the potential for nerve injury vulnerability in patients with cervical sprain/strain • Identify 2 signs and 4 symptoms of brachial plexalgia • Given a patient with medial/lateral elbow pain, “dead arm” syndrome and SICK scapula syndrome the participant will accurately bias the Brachial Plexus, Radial, Median and Ulnar nerve tissue and nerve bed using novel neural mobility grading scales (0-5) • Given a case scenario for a patient with lateral epicondylagia generate a treatment plan, including goals and prognosis based on exam results • Justify based on evidence how basic treatment to restore space, motion, and slack can be integrated into the overall treatment plan for patients with Thoracic Outlet Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Oct 15, 2019 | AMA PRA Ca 5.00 | Kansas City, Missouri
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Course is organized by Northwest Anesthesia Seminars (NWAS) and will be held on Oct 15, 2019 at Kansas City Marriott Downtown, Kansas City, Missouri, United States of America. Target Audience: This course is designed for physicians, certified registered nurse anesthetists, registered nurses, physician assistants, and other medical care providers who need to obtain or update resuscitation skills and documentation. Accreditation: The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. This program has been prior approved by the AANA for 5 Class A CEC; AANA Code #1036536; Expiration Date 11/9/2019. Physician Assistants: The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 5 hours of Category I credit for completing this program. Registered Nurses: NWAS is an approved provider for the following state nursing boards: Arkansas State Board of Nursing (Provider Number 50-7480), California Board of Registered Nursing (Provider Number 4833), District of Columbia Board of Nursing (Provider Number 50-7480), Florida Board of Nursing (Provider Number 50-7480), Georgia Board of Nursing (Provider Number 50-7480), and the South Carolina Board of Nursing (Provider Number 50-7480). This program offers 5 contact hours. Program Purpose: Due to the inherent knowledge, skills, practice locations, and populations of patients served by practitioners of anesthesiology and/or emergency and critical care medicine, the physicians, nurses, and other such advanced care providers are summoned to serve the dying patient, particularly those whose death is sudden and unexpected. This program is designed to update these practitioners with the latest consensus on this body of scientific information in the form of formal guidelines provided by national agencies, recognized to possess the resources to develop guidelines and identify mandatory skills, which are required to provide quality resuscitative care for patients of all ages in all clinical and non-clinical locations. Objectives: At the conclusion of this program, the participant will be able to: • Explain the latest guidelines for resuscitation, including but not limited to basic scientific studies, pharmacology, dysrhythmia identification, pertinent equipment, and recommended therapeutic intervention, featuring those most recently added or altered, through the citation of the specific scientific background for each and the description of how this newer information impacts the performance of resuscitative procedures. • Successfully meet the current requirements of the American Heart Association and, as appropriate, other pertinent agencies jointly sponsoring guidelines with this association, in documenting proficiency in providing resuscitative care • Apply this information in the clinical setting most commonly encountered in the day-to-day clinical practice of the participant.
Assessment and Intervention with the High Risk Infant in the NICU and During the Transition to Home - Session 1 (Oct, 2019)
Oct 18 - 19, 2019 | Contact Ho 13.50 | USD $435 | Kansas City, Missouri
Assessment and Intervention with the High Risk Infant in the NICU and During the Transition to Home - Session 1 is organized by Education Resources, Inc. (ERI) and will be held from Oct 18 - 19, 2019 at Children's Mercy Adele Hall Campus, Kansas City, Missouri, United States of America. Audience This course is appropriate for Beginning and Intermediate level neonatal therapists(Physical, Occupational Speech Therapists and Dietitians) or those interested in working with newborns Credits: • This course meets the criteria for 13.5 contact hours (1.35 CEUs). Application has been made to the NJ Boards of Physical Therapy Examiners, the PA State Board of Physical Therapy, and OH Physical Therapy Association. The GA, KS and MO Board's of Physical Therapyaccept other Board's approvals. Approved provider of the KY Physical Therapy Association. This workshop meets excepted standards for continuing competence as outlined by the CT General Statutes. • Approved provider by the NY State Board of Physical Therapy for 16.2 contact hours. • Approved provider of continuing education by the American Occupational Therapy Association #3043, for 13.5 contact hours - • Intermediate Level Occupational Therapy Process: assessment, intervention. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products or clinical procedures by AOTA. NBCOT Professional Development Provider - 13.5 PDUs Course Description: This two day seminar will focus on practical strategies to address behavioral, developmental and feeding assessment and intervention with high risk infants in the NICU. Factors related to parenting, the NICU environment, and the effects of altered sensory and motor experiences will be explored. Through video analysis, demonstration and case examples, participants will practice their clinical problem-solving skills for this specialized setting. Participants will enhance their observational and clinical skills, improving early identification of therapeutic needs that define targeted interventions in the NICU and during the transition home. At the completion of this seminar, course participants will be able to: • Discuss key elements of behavioral, developmental and feeding assessment for high risk infants in the NICU and at home. • Demonstrate assessment strategies used with high risk infants in the NICU, including components of the Dubowitz Optimality Scale, the NICU Network Neurobehavioral Scale (NNNS), the Preemie-Neuro and the Neonatal Eating Outcome Scale. • Incorporate assessment and treatment strategies appropriate at different postmenstrual ages and across and across different medical interventions, including therapeutic handling, and sensory-motor activities that improve function and developmental skills. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Oct 18 - 22, 2019 | Kansas City, Missouri
National Association of Medical Examiners (NAME) Annual Meeting is organized by National Association of Medical Examiners (NAME) and would be held during Oct 18 - 22, 2019 at Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center, Kansas City, Missouri, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.