Upcoming Medical Conferences in St LouisSearch Criteria : United States of America St Louis
Mar 01 - 02, 2019 | USD $525 | St louis, Missouri
National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (NPUAP) 2019 Annual Conference is organized by National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (NPUAP) and will be held from Mar 01 - 02, 2019 at St Louis Union Station Hotel, St Louis, Missouri, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Physicians, Researchers, Educators, Physician Assistants, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Dietitians, Government Employees, Policy Makers. Conference Description: Our Annual Pressure Injury Conference will be an energetic and innovative conference exploring “Innovative Research & Practice Across Populations: Connecting Science to Practice.” The NPUAP 2019 Annual Conference features nationally and internationally recognized experts focusing on pressure injury prevention and treatment across the spectrum of special populations. Highlights include: • An update of the 2019 International Pressure Injury Prevention and Treatment Clinical Practice Guideline development. • An in-depth discussion of the Support Surface Standards Initiative’s (S3I) new support surface standards, strategies for implementing the latest pressure injury research across populations, emerging technologies for assessing tissue damage, and regulatory implications. In addition to the presentations, the conference provides an invaluable networking opportunity with peers and thought leaders from across the United States and world. This conference continues the NPUAP’s 30+ year tradition of improving patient outcomes in pressure injury prevention and treatment through research, education and public policy. Conference Objectives are: • Describe innovative research related to pressure injuries across populations. • Discuss effective clinical strategies for prevention and treatment of pressure injuries in special populations. • Define the role of the standards of the Support Surface Standardization Initiative (S3I) in clinical practice. ISO RESNA. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 01, 2019 | USD $270 | St louis, Missouri
St Louis Regional Conference is organized by Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA) and will be held on Mar 01, 2019 at Renaissance St. Louis Airport Hotel, St Louis, Missouri, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 04 - 05, 2019 | Contact Hours 12.60 | USD $369.99 | St louis, Missouri
2-Day Managing Patient Emergencies: Critical Care Skills Every Nurse Must Know is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held from Mar 04 - 05, 2019 at Sheraton Westport Chalet Hotel St. Louis, St Louis, Missouri, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Clinical Nurse Specialists. This conference has been approved for a maximum of 12.6 Contact Hours. Course Description: Mrs. Kelp is admitted with pneumonia and right-sided heart failure. Twenty minutes after admission, she develops worsening dyspnea and hypotension. • Are you prepared to manage her unstable condition? • Do you know what respiratory measures are necessary? • Do you know the best way to manage her hypotension? The patients in our hospitals are sicker than ever before. It is not uncommon to find patients on regular medical floors with central lines, chest tubes, pacemakers and AICDs. Some nursing homes are accepting patients on ventilators, and patients are now being sent home on vasoactive drips such as dobutamine. Even though acuity levels are higher, you are still caring for many patients and don't have the luxury of frequent, comprehensive assessments. Therefore, it is important to be able to rapidly assess and implement appropriate interventions. Attend this seminar to sharpen your skills and leave prepared to identify and manage your next patient emergency! Course Objectives: • Describe two types of rapid assessment techniques and how to employ them for the best results during a patient emergency. • Evaluate techniques for getting critical information during a rapid patient assessment. • Investigate EARLY assessment findings in clinical syndromes that may progress rapidly and cause life-threatening conditions. • Prioritize nursing actions for specific neurological, cardiac, respiratory and endocrine emergencies. • Review care of the diabetic patient in diabetic ketoacidosis versus HHNK/HHS. • Define heart failure with regards to left- and right-sided failure. • Identify patient populations who are at high-risk for bedside emergencies. • Discuss how to integrate assessment data and critical lab findings into the plan of care for a patient experiencing a life-threatening emergency. • Explain a strategic approach in evaluating abdominal pain for the most accurate assessment. • Contrast the difference between ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke in both symptoms and treatment priorities. • Recognize the most common causes of arterial blood gas abnormalities. • Analyze pain management and sedation options for the patient experiencing an acute illness. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 21 - 24, 2019 | St louis, Missouri
AOTrauma Course - Basic Principles of Fracture Management is organized by AOTrauma and will be held from Mar 21 - 24, 2019 at St louis, Missouri, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 23 - 24, 2019 | CE 12.00 | USD $480 | St louis, Missouri
Neurology of the vertebral subluxation complex (VSC) & Thompson Technique 2 is organized by International Chiropractic Pediatric Association (ICPA) and will be held from Mar 23 - 24, 2019 at Sheraton Clayton Plaza Hotel St. Louis, St louis, Missouri, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is chiropractors and students of 5th quarter/4th trimester or higher. This CE Conference has been approved for a maximum of 12 hours of Continuing Education credits. CE Credits Request Fee: $45 per class. This fee is additional to seminar cost and is non-refundable Course Description: Get hands-on experience in the application of techniques with an in-depth consultation and demonstration of the chiropractic pediatric full spine exam and evaluation procedures: Thompson and Logan. Neurological assessment and examination of the infant. Contraindications and safety. The neurological model presented will outline the VSC's proposed aberrant effect on proprioception, nociception, immunity and the ANS. The neurological effects will be detailed at the site of subluxation, as well as the potential global effects on the human body. Hands-on learning environment: full-spine analysis, detection and adjustments will be practiced at this seminar. The effects of each adjustment will be tied back to the neurology of the VSC, ensuring practical understanding of all topics covered. Course Goal: For attendees to have a functional understanding of the neurology of the vertebral subluxation complex (VSC) and have a working understanding of the Thompson Technique, to utilize in practice. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Apr 06, 2019 | CME 9.50 | USD $1695 | St louis, Missouri
Basic Botox Training & Dermal Filler Training Course is organized by MedAesthetics Training, LLC and will be held on Apr 06, 2019 at St Louis, Missouri, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is designed for medical professionals. This Conference has been approved for a maximum of 9.50 Prescribed credit(s). Course Description : Personalized Attention Each Botox and dermal filler training course has a maximum of 8 attendees. This intimate course setting allows the instructor to spend individualized time with each attendee. The instructor is available to answer attendee’s questions and to share years of experience with botulinum toxin and dermal filler products and procedures. Attendees will learn the pearls gained from the instructor’s experience including seeing what works, having off-label expertise, and ensuring client satisfaction. Didactic Session : The Botox and dermal filler training course begins with an intensive and thorough lecture session where you will: • Review facial anatomy • Discuss the history and pharmacology of Botox Cosmetic, Dysport®, Xeomin and dermal fillers • Go over reconstitution techniques for Botox Cosmetic, Dysport and Xeomin • Understand client selection and preparation • Learn the indications, contraindications and treatment techniques for each area and/or product • Examine possible side-effects and after-treatment protocols Learning Objectives: • Discuss the goals of aesthetic procedures including the types of aging and how the skin changes as it ages • Increase knowledge of facial anatomy in reference to injectable procedures including facial muscles and understanding the layers of the skin • Information on the history, mechanism of action, and safety of Botulinum Toxin-A • Discuss the proper preparation and reconstitution techniques for Botulinum Toxin-A • Examine Botulinum Toxin-A dosage and injection techniques for the glabellar region, frontalis, bunny lines, crows feet area, brow lift procedures and DAO injections • Understand the use and role of dermal fillers • Analyze the hylauronic acid classification methods, common areas of use and depth of injection for hyaluronic acid dermal fillers • Understand the types and uses of the most common hyaluronic acid dermal fillers in the United States • Examine dermal filler techniques and injection methods for lip enhancement, lip augmentation, marionette lines, nasolabial folds and midface volumization. • Discuss types of anesthesia • Understand common complications that may occur with Botulinum Toxin-A and/or dermal filler injections and how to manage these complications with proper safety protocols • Evaluate correct patient selection criteria, the importance of medical history review and elements of a successful aesthetic patient consultation • Lean how to explain pre-care, post care, risks and side-effects and from there create a comprehensive treatment plan • Establish and exhibit successful skills in performing live model consultations • Demonstrate correct injection methods and techniques for Botulinum Toxin-A and dermal fillers.
Apr 12, 2019 | CE 7.00 | USD $695 | St louis, Missouri
Fundamentals of Bone Grafting and Socket Preservation - Level 1 is organized by Perio Institute and will be held on Apr 12, 2019 at St Louis, Missouri, United States of America. This CE Conference has been approved for a maximum of 7 CE hours. Course Description: Today, conscientious clinicians are obtaining predictable results in grafting fresh extraction sockets for ridge preservation by utilizing the newest bone replacement materials and guided tissue membranes. Bone Grafting Training and GTR will teach the differences between graft materials, as well as which materials to use when, where, and why. Using anatomical models, participants will practice the technique of grafting a socket with a damaged or missing facial plate. Participants will also learn how to treat the challenging maxillary posterior with osteotomes and a sinus bump. Simple flap designs and suturing techniques will increase the success of these surgeries and reduce the risk of complications. These procedures ultimately result in improved esthetics, simplified prosthetics and importantly, happy patients. Why Our Trainings Are Successful • Every critical aspect of the grafting procedure is clearly explained, using helpful dental slides and an informative workbook. Please feel free to keep your workbook for future reference! • All trainings feature hands-on applications that cover most procedures. • All models and instrumentation are provided by our institute. • All procedures are taught by licensed, practicing clinician who have firsthand experience with the types of dental issues that most concern you day-to-day. • Strict maximums on class numbers ensure that participants can benefit from direct interaction with their instructors. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Apr 13 - 14, 2019 | CE 12.00 | USD $480 | St louis, Missouri
Neuroimmunology: Patterns Of Interference is organized by International Chiropractic Pediatric Association (ICPA) and will be held from Apr 13 - 14, 2019 at Sheraton Clayton Plaza Hotel St. Louis, St louis, Missouri, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Open to chiropractors and students: 5th quarter/4th trimester or higher. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 12 hours of CE Credits. Course Description : Updated neuroimmunology information and how to correlate this information into practice. You'll review normal and abnormal immunology, the current immunological research pertaining to the children and pregnant women and immunology concepts and controversies. Course Goals : Attendees are provided with a functional/holistic understanding of the neuroimmune system and the ability to integrate working knowledge of the neuroimmune system into clinical practice and patient education. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Apr 13, 2019 | CE 7.00 | USD $695 | St louis, Missouri
Bone Grafting and Sinus Elevations – Level 2 is organized by Perio Institute and will be held on Apr 13, 2019 at St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America. This Conference has been approved for a maximum of 7 CE Credits. Course Description: Intermediate Bone Grafting Training with GTR will begin by reviewing the basics of bone grafting materials, membranes and the instrumentation required for successful regenerative procedures. The challenging deficient esthetic zone and the onlay, or horizontal bone graft, will be discussed and practiced on anatomical models. Two particularly important components of Intermediate Bone Grafting Training are lateral approach sinus elevation, which is necessary for implant placement in the area of a pneumatized sinus, as well as the mini implant option. Advanced flap designs, suturing techniques and grafting perio defects are also covered in this multifaceted experience. What You Will Learn: • To identify and treatment plan bone grafting cases for future implant placement • The advantages of onlay grafting with emphasis on recipient site preparation • How to diagnose and treat the atrophic maxillary posterior with the lateral approach sinus elevation • The importance of incision placement, flap design, closure and suture techniques • Which materials and techniques work best for periodontal defect grafting • When is a mini implant the right choice for the patient • Post op instructions • How to identify and reduce the risk of complications and failures Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Spring Family Medicine Update by Missouri Society of the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians (MSACOFP) - St Louis
May 04 - 05, 2019 | St louis, Missouri
Spring Family Medicine Update is organized by Missouri Society of the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians (MSACOFP) and will be held from May 04 - 05, 2019 at St Louis, Missouri, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.