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Jul 17 - 18, 2020 | CEU 16 | USD $1,195.00 | St Louis, Missouri
Dental Management of Sleep Apnea & Snoring is organized by Sleep Group Solutions (SGS) and will be held from Jul 17 - 18, 2020 at Embassy Suites by Hilton St. Louis St. Charles, St Louis, Missouri, United States of America. This course has been approved for a maximum of 16 CEU. Description: This is a MUST attend for any dental office that is looking to implement a Sleep Protocol, or learn how to increase existing Sleep revenues. Day 1: ● Sleep 101 – sleep stages, disorders and the need for sleep apnea treatment ● Sleep apnea symptoms/clinical issues ● Improving Case Acceptance - Treating snoring and sleep apnea in a dental office. ● Prepare overnight home sleep study for select course attendees ● Hands on with Pharyngometer / Rhinometer for airway testing ● Working with Sleep Physicians and Building relationships with local MD’s Day 2: ● Download previous night’s Home Sleep Tests study and review study data and sleep report with class ● Dental Sleep Medicine step-by-step protocol flow chart ● Oral Appliance Pro’s & Con’s: Dorsal, Herbst, EMA, TAP, Panthera, and SomnoMed ● Case presentations and How to Market a Sleep Practice ● Review of the latest codes, fees, procedures with medical billing and Medicare. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Jul 25 - Aug 02, 2020 | Contact Hours 135 | USD $3,100.00 | St Louis, Missouri
Lymphedema Therapy Certification is organized by Klose Training & Consulting, LLC and will be held from Jul 25 - Aug 02, 2020 at Washington University Program in Physical Therapy, St Louis, Missouri, United States of America. This Course has been approved for a maximum of 135 contact hours. Course Description: This engaging 135-hour course teaches you the skills and knowledge necessary to safely and effectively treat patients with lymphedema using Complete Decongestive Therapy (CDT). You will learn Manual Lymph Drainage (MLD), compression bandaging, skin care, and patient-appropriate exercises. At the conclusion of the course, you will be certified in Lymphedema Therapy (CLT) and can immediately start working with patients. The course begins with a 45-hour online Home-Study Module that can be completed at your own pace anywhere you have access to the internet. This Module is followed by 90 hours of classroom (lab) instruction over nine days. Learning Objectives: Each participant will be trained in the four components of Complete Decongestive Therapy. Upon completion of the class, the therapist will be able to: • Identify the components of the lymphatic system and its function • Identify various medical conditions that can lead to the development of edema and lymphedema • Differentiate between a variety of peripheral edemas and identify necessary treatment strategies for each condition • Identify the application, medical indications, and contraindications for Manual Lymph Drainage (MLD) and Complete Decongestive Therapy (CDT) • Identify various compression therapy application strategies for patients with lymphedema and chronic venous insufficiency • Attest to the importance of skin care and hygiene for patients with lymphedema • Attest to the importance of a proper exercise protocols for individuals at risk for and with lymphedema • Identify risk-reduction practices for patients at risk for lymphedema • Distinguish between a variety of measurement techniques used in the evaluation of edema/lymphedema and custom-made compression garments • Identify the most effective lymphedema treatment protocols based on current evidence • Establish CDT treatment plans for individuals with primary and secondary lymphedema • Effectively perform MLD sequences for patients with primary and secondary lymphedema and post-traumatic and post-surgical edema • Competently apply short-stretch compression bandaging systems for patients with upper and lower extremity lymphedema.
Aug 28 - 29, 2020 | St Louis, Missouri
This Course has been CANCELLED. Advances in Oncology & Hematology - 2020 is organized by Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and will be held from Aug 28 - 29, 2020 at Hyatt Regency St Louis At The Arch, St Louis, Missouri, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Sep 25 - 26, 2020 | CME 11.5 | USD $375.00 | St Louis, Missouri
International Pediatric VAD and Heart Failure Summit is organized by Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and will be held from Sep 25 - 26, 2020 at Eric P. Newman Education Center, St Louis, Missouri, United States of America. Target Audience: The intended audience for this meeting includes physicians, nurses, advanced practice providers and perfusionists who are engaged in the care of children with heart failure and VADs. The meeting will explore advanced topics and cutting edge issues in the field. This meeting is the result of a collaboration between leading academic medical centers with expertise in heart failure and VAD care. Accreditation: This CME conference has been approved with 11.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits and 11.25 ANCC credits. Description: This two-day conference will focus on basic science, clinical management, current research, and heart failure in the pediatric population. The goal of this conference is to offer an international forum provided by experts in the field of mechanical circulatory support and heart failure in children. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Sep 29 - Oct 02, 2020 | CME 20 | St Louis, Missouri
Current Topics in Trauma Anesthesia is organized by Northwest Anesthesia Seminars (NWAS) and will be held from Sep 29 - Oct 02, 2020 at The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America. Target Audience: This course is designed for physicians, certified registered nurse anesthetists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, registered nurses and other medical care providers who must maintain state-of-the-art knowledge of the anesthesia specialty or are impacted by it. Accreditation: The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 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 20 hours of Category I credit for completing this program. Registered Nurses: This program offers 20 contact hours. Program Purpose: Presentations are designed to facilitate the physician, nurse specialist, and other providers maintaining skills of the same kind to review and update knowledge and abilities in one or more of these areas vital to the practicing professional: • Possess the scientific background for clinical practice • Maintain state-of-the-art knowledge of not only the specialty, but also of all additional related disciplines which may impact it • Maintain an up-to-the-minute armamentarium of knowledge and skills for the selection and use of complex equipment, pharmacological agents, and procedures necessary for the provision of quality patient care • Manage self and colleagues to function toward common goals in the clinical setting, the clinical and educational institutions, and the community in which the practice resides • Serve as an expert in matters involving health care delivery; serve as an informed manager of clinical and educational services provided, including the acquisition and distribution of resources necessary in meeting professional goals • Provide assistance with and support of other service providers, departments, institutions, and organizations dependent upon the professional expertise of the practitioner Objectives: At the conclusion of this activity, the participant will be able to: • Apply the pertinent physical and behavioral sciences - to include but not be limited to advanced anatomy and physiology, pathophysiology, chemistry, physics, psychology, and social sciences - as they impact and are affected by the planning, delivery, and monitoring of anesthesia and related services inherent in the anesthesia professions. • Explain the selection, dosing considerations with methods of administration, safe use, and contraindications and precautions of presented pharmacological agents through the understanding of their physico-chemical properties, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics, updated uses, and more recently developed additional, related, and similar drugs. • Outline comprehensive management plans for the group of patients discussed, whether related in age, physical status, cultural background, invasive procedure, anesthetic or analgesic requirements, clinical setting, adverse reactions, and/or goals of care. • Apply the principles of safety and asepsis in the performance of anesthetic procedures and administrations, equipment use, and other applications encountered during the provision of anesthesia and analgesia whether in the surgical unit, the labor and delivery suite, the pain management clinic, or other more remote location of anesthetizing services. • Incorporate the appropriate recommendations and/or requirements of pertinent external organizations, institutions, and professional groups - recognized as serving as the authority for and/or holding the responsibility to compile and approve such tenets - in the provision of anesthesia and related services, whether medical, legal, philosophical, ethical, or health care management standards. • Apply the new techniques in the clinical setting of the participant.
Oct 03, 2020 | St Louis, Missouri
Contemporary Management of Cardiogenic Shock and Respiratory Failure is organized by Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and will be held on Oct 03, 2020 at Eric P. Newman Education Center (EPNEC), St Louis, Missouri, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Oct 16, 2020 | CE Credits 7 | USD $299.00 | St louis, Missouri
Esthetic Dentistry, Redefining the Cliché is organized by Ultradent Products Inc and will be held on Oct 16, 2020 at St. Louis, Missouri, United States of america. Accreditation: 7 CE Credits Description: Patient driven, elective, full-smile makeovers no longer define esthetic dentistry. The evolution of contemporary practice has led to a much more thoughtful and patient centered approach to restoration. Tooth preservation, minimal invasiveness, biology, and function are the goals of modern practice where optimal esthetics occurs as a value-added by-product. Attendees will learn strategies for optimal adhesion to a variety of substrates including enamel, dentin, and a variety of restorative materials. The direct restorative component of the course will expand on composite layering techniques for developing three dimensionally shaded restorations. They will also learn critical aspects of delivery from full proof matrix strategies for optimal contour and contact formation to best strategies for finishing and polishing. In the indirect restorative component of the course, participants will be exposed to the latest in modern ceramics and will learn the where, why, and how of deployment. Objectives: • Adhesive review • Contemporary direct and indirect restorations • Modern approach to post and core • Disease and substrate driven treatment decisions • Critical materials, techniques, technologies and adjunctive armamentarium Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Oct 22 - 23, 2020 | CE Credits 40 | St louis, Missouri
Mid-Continent Dental Congress (MCDC) 2020 is organized by Greater St. Louis Dental Society (GSLDS) and will be held from Oct 22 - 23, 2020 at St Louis Union Station Hotel, St louis, Missouri, United States of America. This Conference has been approved for a maximum of 40 CE credits. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
2nd Annual Heart Team Summit is organized by Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and will be held from Oct 23 - 24, 2020 at Four Seasons Hotel St. Louis, St Louis, Missouri, United States of America. Target Audience: This continuing medical education program is designed to meet the educational needs of interventional cardiologists, general cardiologists, cardiac surgeons, cardiology and cardiac surgery fellows, cardiac catheterization laboratory nurses, and technical staff. Course Description: The Heart Team Summit joins Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery faculty at Washington University, St. Louis, Ascension/St. Vincent in Indianapolis, and Northwestern University. This educational initiative was developed to provide a forum for discussing and presenting laboratory and clinical research concerning the care of patients through case based coronary and structural heart intervention cases. This initiative strives to help those treating cardiology patients with the latest updates. Learning Objectives: • Describe the concept of the Heart Team, including the key components and functionality; • List transcatheter options to address heart valve pathology including aortic, mitral, tricuspid and pulmonic stenosis and regurgitation; • Describe the latest interventional techniques and therapies for structural heart disease and congenital heart disease; • Apply various diagnostic technologies including echocardiography, CT and CMR to guide management of valvular heart disease; • Discuss the various tools to assist a patient in cardiogenic shock; • Describe available and emerging technologies to manage the left atrial appendage and how it can mitigate stroke; • Summarize the latest developments in coronary revascularization; • Describe various techniques to treat complex pathology such as left main, bifurcation disease and calcified lesions; • List the latest recommendations for management of CTO’s to optimize procedural success while minimizing complications; • Review the variety of percutaneous ventricular support devices and clinical scenarios best suited for each device; and • Summarize lessons learned from case presentations.
Oct 23 - 25, 2020 | St Louis, Missouri
2020 Missouri Association of Nurse Anesthetists (MoANA) Fall Meeting is organized by Missouri Association of Nurse Anesthetists (MoANA) and will be held from Oct 23 - 25, 2020 at The Chase Park Plaza Royal Sonesta St. Louis, St Louis, Missouri, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.