Upcoming Medical Conferences in MinnesotaSearch Criteria : United States of America
Jul 21 - 24, 2018 | Nutrition
Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior 51st Annual Conference is organized by Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior (SNEB) and will be held during Jul 21 - 24, 2018 at Hyatt Regency Minneapolis, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jul 23, 2018 | CME 6.50 | USD $650 | Obstetrics and Gynecology
Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) Instructor Course is organized by American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) and will be held on Jul 23, 2018 at Marriott Hotel City Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Course Objectives: • At the end of this course you will be able to: • Discuss educational tools that can be used when giving feedback to ALSO course participants. • Describe how to assist participants in dealing with questions and conflicts that can occur during the workstations. • Demonstrate teaching capabilities by providing hands-on role play utilizing maternal-fetal mannequins, along with timely feedback, in order to adapt teaching methods to various situations. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jul 24, 2018 | CME 8.25 | USD $595 | Obstetrics and Gynecology
Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) Provider Course is organized by American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) and will be held on Jul 24, 2018 at Marriott Hotel City Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America. CME Credit Statement: This Live activity, ALSO Provider Course, with a date range of 7/24/2018 - 7/24/2018, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 8.25 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Course Description: A NEW one-day course format is available for Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO®). This newly evolved course is an evidence-based interprofessional training program that prepares members of the entire maternity care team to better manage obstetric emergencies through teaching standardized approaches to care. This comprehensive course encourages team-based learning amongst physicians, residents, nurse midwives, and registered nurses in order to improve patient safety and positively impact maternal outcomes. Learners will successfully complete required online course elements at their own pace prior to attending the one-day live portion of the course. The live portion of the course then provides multiple hands-on opportunities for learners to practice their skills and apply what they have learned. This is accomplished by rotating learners through interactive group case study workstations, in-situ skills workstations, and simulated hands-on group testing scenarios throughout the day. Conference Objectives are : At the successful completion of the ALSO Provider Course, participants should be able to: • Discuss methods of managing pregnancy and birth urgencies and emergencies, which standardizes the skills of practicing maternity care providers. • Demonstrate content and skill acquisition as evidenced by successful completion of online course examination, skills workstations, and group testing stations. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jul 25 - 28, 2018 | CME 26.75 | USD $1195 | Obstetrics and Gynecology
Family-Centered Maternity Care Live Course is organized by American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) and will be held during Jul 25 - 28, 2018 at Marriott Hotel City Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 26.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Learning Objectives: At the end of this course, you will be able to: • Demonstrate an understanding of common clinical problems seen in maternity care, centered on the family. • Construct evidence-based strategies to diagnose and treat common conditions related to maternity care. • Prepare plans to address emerging public health topics that patients may present with and address concerns. Course Topics: • Acute Respiratory Emergencies During Pregnancy • Balloon Therapy: Induction and Postpartum Hemorrhage • Billing and Coding for Maternity Care • Breech Delivery • Cardiovascular Disease in Pregnancy • Caring for Women with a History of Sexual Trauma / Trauma Informed Care • Cesarean Section Training: Obtaining Cesarean Skills/Privileging Issues • Cesarean Section Training: Serving as a First Assistant & Anticipating and Responding to Intra-operative Complications • Common Newborn Problems • Diabetes: Pre-gestational and Gestational • Family Centered Gentle Cesareans • Female Genital Cutting • Genetic Screening & Non-invasive Diagnostic Testing • Case Study Guidelines • Get LARC: Evidence and Systems • Home Birth or Hospital: Improving Interprofessional Collaboration • Impact of Obesity in Pregnancy and Childbirth • Induction of Labor • Infant Mortality in the U.S. (SDH) • Infections in Pregnancy • Labor Dystocia • Management of Category 2 Tracings • Management of First Trimester Pregnancy Loss • Management of Persistent Occiput Posterior (OP) Malposition • Maternal Child Immigrant and Refugee Health Care (SDH) • Maternal Mortality in the U.S. • Medical Conditions in Pregnancy • Neuromuscular Diseases of the Newborn • Nitrous Oxide for Labor Pain: Expanding Women’s Options • Non-pharmacologic pain management in labor • Opioid Epidemic and Pregnancy • Osteopathic Treatment of Common Discomforts in Pregnancy • Patient Safety Bundle Focus: Postpartum Hemorrhage • Perinatal Depression and Anxiety • Postpartum VTE • Preconception & Interconception Care • Pregnancy Care for the LGBTQ Community • Prematurity Prevention and Treatment • Prenatal Care • Sepsis in Pregnancy and Postpartum • Sneaky Preeclampsia • Support of Physiologic Birth • Vacuum Extraction: Do’s and Don’ts • Water birth Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
3rd National Meeting of the American Balint Society (ABS) is organized by American Balint Society (ABS) and will be held from Jul 25 - 28, 2018 at Graduate Minneapolis, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America. Target Audience This post-graduate level training is designed for medical educators and practicing clinicians. Those meant to attend include physicians, and other healthcare providers, psychologists, psychiatrists, social workers and mental health professionals. Conference Description: You are invited to join us to look below the surface, to explore what makes Healing Relationships effective for both doctors and patients. Hear original research on this topic. Participate in Balint group case discussions - no experience required! Take inspiration from keynotes. Expand your thinking and your network with like minded colleagues. Reinvigorate the heart of your work. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Leadership for Academic Nursing Program (LANP) is organized by American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) and will be held during Jul 29 - Aug 02, 2018 at Oak Ridge Hotel & Conference Center, Chaska, Minnesota, United States of America. Course Description: The purpose of the AACN Leadership for Academic Nursing Program (LANP) is to enhance the executive leadership skills of: • Individuals in senior faculty positions who have experience in academic administration roles and who aspire to lead the nursing academic unit. • Individuals serving as chief academic administrators of nursing schools offering baccalaureate or graduate degrees who are new to the role (e.g., within three years). LANP is designed for those who have experience in academic administration and who aspire to more senior administrative or executive positions within the nursing academic unit. It is not intended to prepare junior faculty for positions of higher responsibility. The year-long program provides participants with a focused assessment experience, a range of content and exercises related to successful executive leadership, and the opportunity to establish a peer network that fosters long-term partnerships and shares growth and development. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jul 31 - Oct 31, 2018 | CME 7.50 | USD $195 | Pain Medicine
Pain Management Conference is organized by Mayo Clinic and will be held on Jul 31, 2018 at Mayo Clinic - Siebens Building, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is nurses, advanced practice nurses, and other healthcare professionals interested in pain management challenges in their daily practice. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 7.5 ANCC nursing contact hours Conference Description: Pain affects more Americans than heart disease, diabetes and cancer combined. Nurses and other care providers interact with individuals with all types of pain across the health care continuum. This conference is designed to introduce and explore various approaches to manage pain and enhance the patient experience. Conference Objectives: • Describe two approaches to pain management • Explain how pain management impacts the patient experience • Discuss the impact of the opioid crisis on patient pain management • Collaborate and network with colleagues Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Aug 01, 2018 | CME 6.25 | USD $229.99 | Psychiatry
Suicidal Clients and Self-Harm Behaviors: Clinical Strategies to Confidently Address Two of the Most Daunting (and Potentially Lethal) Scenarios You'll Work With is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Aug 01, 2018 at Holiday Inn Rochester Downtown, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Social Workers, Psychologists Counselors, Teachers School Administrators, Marriage and Family Therapists, Case Managers Addiction Counselors, Therapists, Nurses, Other Mental Health, Professionals. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6.25 clock hours of continuing education instruction. Course Description: Suicidality is one of the scariest scenarios we work with. Your job literally becomes a life-or-death situation …one in which you hold a great deal of responsibility. Suicidal clients under extreme distress can leave you feeling overwhelmed and questioning your next move, and revelations of self-harm have you searching for answers they didn’t teach you in school. • How do I differentiate self-injurious behavior from suicidal behavior? • Can self-harming lead to suicidal behavior? • How do I protect my license and livelihood when working with suicidal clients? • What do I do when crises situations arise? • When, and how, do I hospitalize clients? Given the high probability of encountering a client considering suicide or engaging in self-harming behavior at some point in your career, the preparation of graduate programs is not enough. With so much as stake, you need to be ready to skillfully assess and manage suicide risks and self-harming behavior! Course Objectives: • Establish how a risk management strategy that accounts for both acute and chronic risk factors can help clinicians to identify clients at increased risk of suicide completion. • Discriminate between suicidal behavior and self-harm behavior and articulate how this informs the clinicians' therapeutic approach. • Explore how counter-transference can interfere in the treatment of social patients and learn how clinicians can manage emotion through awareness and self-restraint. • Incorporate coping strategies into treatment plans for Non-Suicidal Self Injury that help clients manage triggering situations without engaging in self-harm. • Communicate how to differentiate between morbid ideation and suicidal ideation, and establish how this information informs clinical approach. • Articulate how social media, technology, and “teletherapy” impact the clinician’s role in treating suicidal ideation, intent or plan.
Aug 02 - 03, 2018 | CME 15.00 | USD $750 | Neurology
NeuroSafe 2018 Symposium is organized by University of Minnesota and will be held from Aug 02 - 03, 2018 at McNamara Alumni Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is specialty physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, quality and safety professionals and others with a neurosurgery specialty interest. This includes professionals interested in offering patients the benefit of the most advanced quality and safe treatment options for neurosurgery care.This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 15.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Course Purpose: On local, state and national levels, providers are constantly challenged to provide high-quality, safe neurosurgical care in complex healthcare systems. And when governments, commercial organizations, and neurosurgical professionals focus on the topics of quality and safety, they inevitably find gaps in the available information. The two days will provide access to national experts and organizations sharing strategies, studies and ideas via interactive case-based presentations, case reviews and discussions. Key Topics: This innovative symposium will offer cutting-edge perspectives about quality and safety related to: • Improvement efforts across all practice settings • Outcomes and measures • Challenges • Leading the national conversation • Building the safest environments for neurosurgery patients throughout the world. Educational Objectives Following completion of this educational symposium, the learner should be better able to: • Describe how to problem solve quality and safety challenges using real-life examples • Outline current neurosurgical quality and safety expectations • Identify potential quality and safety outcomes measures in neurosurgery • Create new, national collaborations in quality and safety • Interpret regionalized quality and safety measures • Describe outcomes and reimbursements • Leverage your organization to improve quality and safety. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
American Correctional Association (ACA) 148th Congress of Correction is organized by American Correctional Association (ACA) and will be held from Aug 02 - 07, 2018 at Minneapolis Convention Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America. Who should attend? Academia Administrators Administrative Assistants Administrative Support Staff Architects Chaplains Community Corrections Professionals Correctional Consultants Correctional Executives Correctional Health Professionals Correctional Health Care Public Health Correctional Public Health Care Providers Correctional Managers Correctional Officers Court Officers Drug Abuse Treatment Managers Facility Maintenance Personnel Food Service Managers Human Resources/ Personnel Managers Inmate Services Practitioners IT Personnel Jail Professionals Laundry Service Personnel Law Enforcement Agents Military Personnel Offender Program Managers and Providers Public Health Professionals Probation & Parole Professionals Public Transaction Specialists Purchasing Agents Researchers and Academia Religious Program Coordinators Security Personnel Training Managers/Specialists Treatment Personnel US Federal Agencies Vocational Trainers & Educators Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.