Upcoming Medical Conferences in National HarborSearch Criteria : United States of America National Harbor
Nov 06 - 10, 2019 | National Harbor, Maryland
34th Annual Meeting & Pre-Conference Programs of the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer (SITC 2019) is organized by Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer (SITC) and will be held from Nov 06 - 10, 2019 at Gaylord National Resort And Convention Center, National Harbor, Maryland, United States of America. What’s New at SITC 2019 Every year, our goal is to make our Annual Meeting as impactful as possible. SITC 2019 is no different. Here are new elements that will help us achieve that goal: • More oral presentation spots than ever before • More travel awards are available than any previous SITC Annual Meeting • The new Career Connections program will connect candidates with interested employers • Additional Poster Symposium held Thursday night • Hematologic Malignancies session organized in collaboration with the American Society of Hematology (ASH) Additional Details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Nov 14 - 16, 2019 | National Harbor, Maryland
Academy of Doctors of Audiology (ADA) AuDacity Convention is organized by Academy of Doctors of Audiology (ADA) and will be held from Nov 14 - 16, 2019 at Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, National Harbor, Maryland, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Dec 02 - 06, 2019 | USD $1200 | National Harbor, Maryland
AMSUS - The Society of Federal Health Professionals 128th Annual Continuing Education Meeting, held Dec 2-6, 2019, at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, Md. The conference is organized by AMSUS (formally the Association of Military Surgeons of the United States) and provides continuing education in eight disciplines and accredited CMEs including: ACCME, AMA, PRA Category 1 Credit, ANCC, ACPE, APA, AANP, ACHE, ADA-CERP. The 2019 Annual Meeting theme is Transforming Healthcare through Partnership and Innovation. The 2019 AMSUS Annual Meeting will provide a neutral platform for military, academia, industry and civilian health professionals to share successful ethical, and optimal professional healthcare practices and research findings and outcomes. Health professions include physicians, nurses, allied health professionals, administrators and healthcare leaders at all levels - and honors the legacy of federal medicine’s tremendous impact in advancing and improving health for all Americans and international coalition partners. All submitted presentations will be reviewed for Continuing Medical Education/Continuing Education (CME/CE) for the following professional credits: • Physicians- Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) AMA PRA Category 1 Credit • Nurses- American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) • Nurse Practitioners- American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) • Physician Assistants- Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) • Health Care Executives- American College of Health Care Executives (ACHE) • Pharmacists- Accreditation Council on Pharmacy Education (ACPE) • Pharmacy Techs- Accreditation Council on Pharmacy Education (ACPE) • Psychologist- American Psychological Association (APA) • Dentists- American Dental Association (ADA CERP) • General Participation- Certificate for other attendees Topics: These topics include lecture and poster presentations in the following areas: • Improving Health: The Art and Science of Medicine and Surgery– these clinically relevant presentations encompass the entire spectrum of care delivered by physicians, nurses, allied health personnel and healthcare extenders. • Leadership in Healthcare, Global Health, Operational Readiness and Humanitarian Support - topics include but are not limited to leading during a changing healthcare landscape, global health, operational readiness and training of medical forces, natural disaster response, family readiness, patient transport and transfer outcomes/needs • Trauma Care, Behavioral Health, and TBI - the latest research in trauma and casualty care, behavioral health and traumatic brain Injury (TBI) • Advances in the Delivery of Healthcare - these presentations highlight the increasing complexity of healthcare administration and business operations while providing leading edge solutions in areas such as: health IT, medical logistics, the business of healthcare, HR talent management and shared services. Additional Details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Dec 07 - 08, 2019 | CME 12.00 | USD $300 | National Harbor, Maryland
Bubble CPAP Conference 2019 is organized by GW School of Medicine Health Sciences Office of Continuing Education in the Health Professions (CEHP) and will be held from Dec 07 - 08, 2019 at AC Hotel by Marriott National Harbor Washington, DC Area, National Harbor, Maryland, United States of America. Target Audience: This conference is intended for the entire neonatal critical care team: physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, respiratory care practitioners, physician assistants, and other allied health professionals practicing the neonatal intensive care arena. CME/MOC Credit: Physicians The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences designates this live activity for a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Physician Assistant AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 12 hours of Category 1 Credit(s)™ for participating in this activity. Nurses and Nurse Practitioners Nurses and other healthcare professionals who participate in this CME activity may submit statements of attendance to their appropriate accrediting organizations or state boards for consideration of credit. The participant is responsible for determining whether this activity meets the requirements for acceptable continuing education. MOC Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn 12 MOC points in the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit. Conference Overview: This course will provide members of the neonatal critical care team with a comprehensive overview, practical strategies, and lectures on ventilation and instruction on the correct use of Bubble CPAP in infants with respiratory distress. This conference will include both didactic and hands-on instruction and will be presented by a multidisciplinary panel of experts. Learning Objectives: At the end of the program, participants will be able to: • Identify clinical outcomes associated with the use of CPAP. • Initiate and maintain an infant on CPAP. • Define the complications and technical difficulties in administering CPAP. • Troubleshoot problems associated with CPAP administration.
Feb 26 - Mar 01, 2020 | National Harbor, Maryland
American Academy of Pain Medicine (AAPM) 2020 Annual Meeting is organized by American Academy of Pain Medicine (AAPM) and will be held from Feb 26 - Mar 01, 2020 at National Harbor, Maryland, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
2020 American Dental Education Association (ADEA) Annual Session & Exhibition is organized by American Dental Education Association (ADEA) and will be held from Mar 14 - 17, 2020 at Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, National Harbor, Maryland, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 25 - 27, 2020 | Hours 14.00 | National Harbor, Maryland
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO) 2020 Leadership and Advocacy Conference is organized by National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO) and will be held from Mar 25 - 27, 2020 at Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, National Harbor, Maryland, United States of America. Accreditation: 14 hours of continuing education credit will be available for compliance officers, nurses, physicians and social workers who attend both full days of the program. Successful completion of the post-seminar test is not required to claim available continuing education. Description: Hospice Compliance Certificate Program Successful programs today need to know the basics of healthcare compliance, including developing a compliance program, compliance risk assessment, compliance policies and procedures, and anonymous reporting. The importance of the Stark law, the Yates memo, anti-kickback statutes, and inducements for referrals and incentives for marketing will also be covered. It is critical to also look at hospice-specific topics to apply back home, including a detailed review of the federal hospice regulations including Conditions of Payment, survey deficiencies and preparing a plan of correction as response to a hospice survey. In addition, content includes conducting an internal audit, looking at organizational ethics related to compliance, and audit scrutiny. The two-day course promises to be just what those interested in hospice compliance are looking for - hospice specific compliance content, up to the minute compliance updates, and application back home. Learning Outcomes: • Identify the 27 risk areas for hospices identified by the OIG, along with tools to evaluate a hospice’s compliance • Review Medicare hospice regulations, including the Conditions of Participation and Conditions of Payment • Review components of organizational ethics related to compliance risk • List components and structure of an internal compliance audit, complete with topics and identified staff • List specific areas for inducement for referrals and incentives for marketing • Identify strategies for attorney-client privilege and how to use it in investigations and audits Hospice Manager Development Program’s Foundational Course: The Hospice MDP Foundational Course is the first step in a multi-level developmental program designed to develop competent and confident hospice managers that can effectively manage the complexities in the hospice organization. This hospice-specific and comprehensive management program helps new and developing managers develop the skills they need to meet the challenges and changes they face in managing programs, systems and people. Starting with the enduring and important values that undergird the provision of hospice and palliative care, the course provides information about hospice regulations and standards, includes a leadership assessment and model to help managers determine employee’s needs, helps develop critical thinking skills in the hospice manager and teaches strategies to employ during interviewing, coaching, feedback and evaluation processes. The Hospice MDP Foundational Course provides five modules:. • Values-Based Hospice Leadership • Regulations and Standards for Hospice Managers • Applying the Situational Leadership® Model • Critical Thinking and Decision-Making • Interviewing, Coaching, Feedback and Evaluation Skills Learning Outcomes: • Describe a values-based approach to management/leadership • Determine the hospice manager’s role in compliance and accountability Assess individual leadership styles and adaptability • Discuss the relationship between your “style” as a manager and problem solving and outcomes • Define, explain and identify keys to the effective use of behavioral interviewing, feedback, coaching and performance appraisal Preconference: March 23-24, 2020
Apr 16 - 18, 2020 | National Harbor, Maryland
IHI Summit on Primary Care is organized by Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) and will be held from Apr 16 - 18, 2020 at Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, National Harbor, Maryland, United States of America. Who Attends: The IHI Summit on Primary Care is designed for health care leaders and professionals committed to transforming primary care while maximizing resources in practices and community settings. Attendees belong to the following organizations: • Primary care practices • Multispeciality clinics • Community Health centers • Academic practices • Local, regional, state-based organizations • Health plans and insurers • Home health agencies • Government agencies Past attendees include: • Physicians • Nurses • Nurse practitioners • Physician assistants • Primary and specialty care clinicians • Health care administrators • Medical directors and office managers • Quality improvement leaders and staff • Insurers and payers • Home health care providers • Patients and patient advocates • Students, residents, faculty, and deans Course Description: The Institute for Healthcare Improvement’s (IHI's) Summit on Primary Care is the destination for health care professionals in a variety of settings who are committed to transforming primary care. It combines practical instruction with rejuvenating inspiration. You will leave equipped and eager to make changes that improve the lives of your patients and your staff. What Can You Expect: Achieve better outcomes for the people and populations you serve using proven quality improvement methods. Choose from 30+ practical sessions that will help you: • Ensure equitable care for all • Increase efficiencies in team-based care • Partner with patients to address complex needs • Reduce clinician burnout by building joy in work • Manage care across the continuum • Implement new financial models to provide high value Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Mar 22 - 24, 2021 | National Harbor, Maryland
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO) 2021 Leadership and Advocacy Conference is organized by National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO) and will be held from March 22 - 24, 2021 at Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, National Harbor, Maryland, United States of America. March 20 – 21, 2021: Preconference March 22 – 24, 2021: Main Conference Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
American Health Care Association (AHCA) / National Center for Assisted Living (NCAL) 72nd Annual Convention & Expo
Oct 10 - 13, 2021 | National Harbor, Maryland
American Health Care Association (AHCA) / National Center for Assisted Living (NCAL) 72nd Annual Convention & Expo is organized by American Health Care Association (AHCA) and will be held from Oct 10 - 13, 2021 at Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, National Harbor, Maryland, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is General; State Association Staff; State Executives; Long Term Care Providers; --LTC Skilled Nursing; --LTC Assisted Living; --LTC Developmental Disabilities; --LTC Independent Owners; --LTC Multifacility Owners; --LTC Not for Profit; Policy Makers; Media. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.