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Mar 21 - 23, 2018 | USD $2795 | Pharmacy and Medicine
New York City, New York
ePharma is organized by KNect365 Life Sciences and will be held during Mar 21 - 23, 2018 at New York Marriott Marquis, New York City, New York, United States of America. ePharma is a long-standing platform known to spark insightful conversations and inspire through instructional case studies, out-of-industry perspectives, and leading-edge technology, providing attendees with strategies and tactics to grow as leaders, embrace disruption, and seize innovation. Join more than 500 digital pharma marketers, technologists, and digital agencies at ePharma 2018 to discuss the ongoing digital evolution of marketing practices in pharma and biotech and the continual digitization of the patient and HCP journeys. Only ePharma focuses on the challenges and opportunities unique to digital marketing in the pharmaceutical industry. You’ll meet with and learn from your peers from big and mid-sized pharma, as well as leading digital agencies and patient advocates. ePharma is known to initiate thought provoking discussions sparking plans and strategies which attendees take back to the office to implement internally in order to grow, differentiate and thrive in today’s exceedingly digital environment. Price: Pharma/Biotech - 3-Day Pass: USD 2795, Pharma/Biotech - 2-Day Pass: USD 2295, Agencies/Soution Providers - 3-Day Pass: USD 3295, Agencies/Solution Providers - 2-Day Pass: USD 2795, Academic: USD 895 Speakers: Ann Handley, Matt Lasmanis, Tricia Brown, Ritesh Patel Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
New York, New York
Pancreas Symposium 2018: Current Controversies in Benign Pancreatic Disease is organized by Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) and will be held on Mar 22, 2018 at Vivian and Seymour Milstein Family Heart Center, New York, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is gastroenterologists, surgeons, internists, radiologists, pathologists, RNs, PAs, NPs and other medical professionals involved in the evaluation, diagnosis and/or management of patients with the benign pancreatic disease. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Course Overview : The Pancreas Symposium 2018 program will review current controversies and procedures for managing the benign pancreatic disease. Acute pancreatitis, chronic pancreatitis, and pancreatic cysts are among the most complex cases that physicians are confronted with as internists, gastroenterologists, and surgeons. Our internationally recognized faculty will present lectures and case presentations to help practicing physicians treat benign pancreatic disease. Learning Objectives : • Discuss current evidence-based guidelines for the surgical and endoscopic management of acute pancreatitis • Explain how to diagnose and treat pancreatic insufficiency • Recognize special considerations for pediatric pancreatitis • Discuss the diagnosis of chronic pancreatitis and when to refer patients for total pancreatectomy with autologous islet cell transplantation • Identify new and enhanced imaging techniques of the pancreas • Describe the role of biomarkers in chronic pancreatitis • Explain how to diagnose and manage autoimmune pancreatitis, pancreatic cystic neoplasms and incidentally found pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors • Describe the physiology of pain in pancreatitis • Identify new techniques in endoscopic ablation of select pancreatic lesions • Assess the role for prevention in pancreatic disease Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 22 - 23, 2018 | CME 13.00 | Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
New York City, New York
Ending Violence Against Children: Developing a Roadmap to a Healthy Childhood and Adolescence is organized by Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (ISMMS) and will be held during Mar 22 - 23, 2018 at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York City, New York, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Emergency Medicine, Family Practice, General Practice, Internal Medicine, Psychiatry, Social Work. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 13.0 continuing education contact hours. Conference Description : The hidden public health epidemic of violence against children, including sexual abuse and exploitation, is one of the root causes of mental health and substance abuse problems later in life. This conference will highlight the issue of violence and exploitation against minors and focus on practical strategies to raise awareness and understanding, prevention, identification and education to end violence against young people. The conference will provide opportunities for collaboration with the hopes of spurring practitioners, policy makers, governments, academia, civil society and the private sector to join forces and scale up investments in solutions that target the well-being of children. Conference Objectives are : • Explain estimated scope, risk factors for and drivers of the problem of violence against children and the psychological, health, and social consequences. • Utilize interviewing strategies and knowledge of how victims of child sexual abuse may present to assess and identify victims and promote their ethical treatment. • Describe various educational, prevention, mental health, legal, and social services interventions and responses targeted to victims of child abuse, especially of sexual abuse and exploitation, and refer/report accordingly. • Practitioners will be familiar with state-of-the-art information on child abuse and neglect and acquainted with resources for recognizing, reporting and treating child abuse according to evidence-based guidelines. • Obtain an appropriate history in suspected child abuse cases and accurately document abuse in medical records. • Recognize short-term and long-term consequences of abuse on cognitive development, and recommended treatment modalities. Develop and reach consensus for a call to action.
Mar 23 - 24, 2018 | CME 15.75 | USD $750 | Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
New york city, New York
Update in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery is organized by New York University (NYU) School of Medicine and will be held during Mar 23 - 24, 2018 at NYU Langone Medical Center, New York City, New York, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Board certified and eligible FPMRS physicians, as well as urologists, gynecologists, colorectal surgeons, residents, fellows and advanced practice providers. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 15.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Conference Description : This course is designed to provide participants with the most up-to-date information, including diagnostic and surgical techniques as well as technological and pharmacological advances in the field of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery (FPMRS). This course will present a practical application of diagnostic and treatment options for female pelvic medicine disorders. Emphasis will be placed on proper surgical selection and techniques based on the available evidence base and the experience of our faculty. Lead by board-certified FPMRS faculty, this comprehensive course emphasizes a multidisciplinary approach to treating women with FPMRS conditions and will cover advanced diagnosis and treatment (behavioral, medical, pharmacological, and surgical) of common and not so common conditions. Conference Objectives are : After participating in this activity, clinicians should be able to: • Integrate different conservative and surgical treatment strategies to provide individualized and cost-effective care to women with stress incontinence • Consider all available surgical options to treat pelvic organ prolapse and select the best option for their patients • Evaluate the current indications for the use of anti-muscarinic and beta3 agonist agents, botulinum toxin and various forms of neuromodulation in the treatment of overactive bladder and urinary incontinence • Formulate diagnostic and treatment algorithms for various FPMRS conditions that provide optimal care with cost savings • Collaborate with their colleagues in FPMRS-related fields to provide multidisciplinary care to optimize outcomes Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 23 - 24, 2018 | USD $349 | Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
New York City, New York
Great Debates & Updates in GI Malignancies is organized by Imedex and will be held during Mar 23 - 24, 2018 at New York Marriott Marquis, New York City, New York, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is oncologists and other healthcare professionals (physicians-in-training, oncology nurses, pharmacists, physician assistants, etc.) involved in the therapeutic management of patients with GI cancers. Course Description: To enhance clinical outcomes in patients with gastrointestinal malignancies, healthcare professionals require expert review and analysis of pertinent clinical data to effectively identify and integrate optimal therapeutic regimens into everyday clinical practice. To narrow the identified practice gaps and underlying educational needs, the following objectives will be addressed within the educational activities. Conference Objectives are : • Analyze the mechanism of action (MOA) and safety-efficacy profiles of currently approved and emerging oncological agents including immunotherapies for the management of GI malignancies • Integrate clinical trial data and evidence-based therapies for improving clinical outcomes in patients with GI malignancies • Evaluate the best practices and standards of care based on a multidisciplinary approach for the management of GI cancers • Implement the rational use of immunotherapies in patients with GI malignancies on a case-by case basis • Define patient populations most suitable for enrolling in GI clinical trials for progressive advanced stage GI malignancies • Implement optimal management strategies for both metastatic and non-metastatic GI malignancies based on personalized factors such as comorbidities, cost, disease stage, and prior therapeutic regimens Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
New York City, New York
Primary Care Symposium: Cancer Update for the Non-Oncologist is organized by Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (ISMMS) and will be held on Mar 23, 2018 at Mount Sinai Union Square, New York City, New York, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Family Practice, General Practice, Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine, Multiple Specialties, Nursing. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Conference Description : This annual symposium will serve as an update on range of oncology topics including screening guidelines for commonly treated cancers; evaluating individual cancer genetic risk and procedure for genetic testing, the biology of site-specific cancers and its impact on individualizing patient treatment, i.e. sub-types of breast cancer, HPV-positive head and neck cancer, molecular biology of lung and colorectal cancers. The symposium will also address survivorship goals for cancer patients treated with multi-disciplinary approach. Conference Objectives are : • Describe the most current guidelines for cancer screening and prevention. • Review the latest developments in cancer biology and genetics in personalizing cancer care. • Discuss survivorship goals for cancer patients treated with multi-disciplinary approach. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 23 - 24, 2018 | Ophthalmology
Rochester, New York
University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC) Ophthalmology Conference is organized by University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC) and will be held during Mar 23 - 24, 2018 at University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Ophthalmologists. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 23 - 23, 2018 | CME 0.60 | USD $219 | Neurology | Psychiatry | Pathology | Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics
Brooklyn, New York
Childhood Apraxia of Speech: The K-SLP Methods and Behavioral Strategies To Build Successful Vocal Communication is organized by Northern Speech Services (NSS) and will be held on Mar 23, 2018 at Brooklyn College Student Center, Brooklyn, New York, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Speech-language pathologists, ABA technicians, special education teachers, occupational therapists, and parents. Focus will be children ages 2-8 years with apraxia of speech and/or other speech sound disorders. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 0.6 ASHA CEUs. Course Description : Children who may have an adequate repertoire of consonants and vowels in isolation may not be able to coordinate the oral motor movements necessary to produce and combine these phonemes to form syllables, words, phrases, and sentences on volitional control. These children may be unable to speak or may be unintelligible speakers. They may even have difficulty executing the oral motor movements necessary to produce isolated phonemes. These are the children who can benefit from the techniques taught in this course. Course Objectives are : • Understand and analyze a norm-referenced, standardized test which relates directly to this approach in order to identify this unique population of children. • Use evaluation information to establish goals for single words and phrases. • Implement a specific treatment approach using phonological processes to simplify the motor plans for CAS. • Provide five lists of single words to target in therapy. • List principles of motor learning for the acquisition vs. the retention stages of learning. • Explain the importance of mixing and varying tasks/blocked vs. random practice. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 24 - 24, 2018 | USD $169 | Oncology
New York, New York
11th Annual Interdisciplinary Prostate Cancer Congress and other Genitourinary Malignancies is organized by Physicians Education Resource, LLC (PER) and will be held on March 24, 2018 at Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is medical, surgical, and radiation oncologists involved in the treatment of patients with genitourinary (GU) malignancies. Urologists, fellows, nurse practitioners, nurses, physician assistants, pharmacists, researchers, nuclear medicine physicians, and other healthcare professionals interested in the treatment of GU malignancies may also participate. Course Overview : This course will focus on key clinical topics in the management of genitourinary malignancies, including prognostic/predictive markers in care, proactive methods to mitigate predictable treatment-related side effects, optimal use of chemotherapeutic strategies, androgen-deprivation therapies, targeted therapies, radiopharmaceuticals, and immunotherapies, as well as explore emerging data on various combinations and sequences of treatment strategies currently undergoing clinical trial evaluation. The Congress continues to evolve and expand its coverage of some of the fastest moving areas in the management of genitourinary malignancies. To that end, there will be an expanded focus on bladder cancer and renal cell carcinoma, given recent practice-changing developments that continue to alter the therapeutic landscape in these fields of care. Key questions concerning the application of landmark clinical trial data on emerging targeted and immunotherapeutic options, as well as the application of emerging biomarkers for these tumors, will be answered during expanded sessions on these topics. Learning Objectives : • Describe methods to stratify risk and tumor information that can provide the rationale for clinical decision making in the management of GU malignancies. • Summarize recommendations that shape current strategies to care for patients with GU malignancies. • Develop multidisciplinary strategies to optimize outcomes by proactive mitigation of known treatment-related side effects in caring for patients with GU malignancies. • Assess recent practice-changing clinical trial findings concerning novel compounds or strategies to manage GU malignancies. • Apply emerging clinical concepts to support the management of GU malignancies in consideration of evolving treatment paradigms in the field. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
New york city, New York
American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) Annual Convention is organized by American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) and will be held during Mar 24 - 28, 2018 at New York Hilton Midtown, New york city, New York, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is ultrasound professionals from various medical disciplines and specialty areas who perform and interpret ultrasound examination. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 29.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Activity Objectives : On completion of this learning activity, participants should be able to: • Demonstrate updated knowledge in basic science and instrumentation, cardiovascular ultrasound, contrast-enhanced ultrasound, dermatologic ultrasound, fetal echocardiography, general and abdominal ultrasound, gynecologic ultrasound, high-frequency clinical and preclinical imaging, interventional-intraoperative ultrasound, musculoskeletal ultrasound, neurosonology, obstetric ultrasound, pediatric ultrasound, point-of-care ultrasound, sonography, ultrasound in resource limited-areas, and therapeutic ultrasound. • Discuss state-of-the-art ultrasound research. • Practice updated ultrasound skills for more effective diagnosis. • Apply updated knowledge and clinical skills in improving patient care. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.