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Oct 19 - 22, 2020 | CME : 20 | USD $970.00 | Asheville, North Carolina
Duke Radiology in the Blue Ridge Mountains 2020 is organized by Duke Radiology and will be held from Oct 19 - 22, 2020 at The Omni Grove Park Inn, Asheville, North Carolina, United States of America. Credit Designation Statement: Duke University Health System Department of Clinical Education & Professional Development designates this activity for a maximum of 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Course Description: This course has been designed for the radiologist who performs abdominal, cardiothoracic, musculoskeletal, nuclear medicine, pediatric and neuroradiologic imaging examinations. Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to: • Identify and discuss the latest modalities and techniques being used in the field of Diagnostic Radiology. • Discuss differential diagnoses of common disease processes as they are seen on radiologic images. • Demonstrate compliance with various governing agencies to sustain accreditation, licensing and board certification requirements. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Oct 23 - 24, 2020 | CME : 10 | Contact Hours : 10 | CEUs : 1 | Asheville, North Carolina
"Virtual" 32nd Annual Fall Foliage Cancer Conference will be held from Oct 23 - 24, 2020 starting with introductions at 12:50pm and the first talk at 1PM on Friday and conclude at 5pm. Saturday will start at 8:50am and conclude at 4pm. The conferece will have 10 45-minute presentations that are pre-recorded with 15minutes of live Q&A. The presentations will be available post activity for two weeks in case you miss a presentation. Accreditation: Atrium Health designates this activity for a maximum of 10.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity. The Charlotte Area Health Education Center (AHEC) designates this continuing education program as fulfilling the requirement for a maximum of 1.0 Continuing Education Units (CEUs), representing 10.0 Contact Hours. Description: Topics this year include "Updates on Genitourinary and Gastrointestinal Cancers". Presentations on Prostate, Renal Cell, Bladder, Pancreatic and other GI Cancers. During this two day conferece, a faculty of distinguished physicians will share their knowledge on the most current therapies for these cancers. Confirmed speakers include: Jason Efstathiou, MD, DPhil and Christopher Willett, MD. More details to follow. Registration coming soon. This two day conference is designed to give the practicing physician and allied health providers a review of the current treatment management for genitourinary and gastrointestinal cancers. Physicians, distinguished as teachers and oncologists, will share their knowledge and experience. The conference is co-sponsored by Community Cancer Education Inc. (21st Century CARE) and Charlotte AHEC. Objectives: • Describe emerging developments in bladder cancer treatments • Discuss the updates in radiation treatments for bladder cancer • Define current surgical care in the treatment of prostate cancer • Describe the updates in radiation therapy for prostate cancer • Discuss updates in genetics for gastrointestinal cancers • Discuss updates in immunotherapies and targeted therapies for gastrointestinal cancers • Define the use of precision medicine in treating gastrointestinal cancers • Evaluate the radiation oncology treatment plans for gastrointestinal cancers • Discuss the therapeutic advancements in pancreatic cancer • Describe the updates in surgical options for treating pancreatic cancer
Nov 21 - 22, 2020 | CE Hours : 16 | USD $575.00 | Asheville, North Carolina
An Orthopedic Approach to Myofascial Release is organized by Great Lakes Seminars (GLS) and will be held from Nov 21 - 22, 2020 at Asheville, North Carolina, United States of America. Accreditation: This course has been submitted for 16 continuing education hours. Approval amounts may vary per state. Certificates of attendance with the number of course hours will be given to each participant at the completion of the course. Course Description: This class will help you to learn a clinically and anatomically based approach to myofascial release. We focus on how the muscle and fascia create dysfunction in the body, increase the stress on the system and cause symptoms that become common diagnoses that we treat every day. Learn to integrate this effective tool into your daily treatment and expand the options you have to treat dysfunction. As with all of our manual therapy courses, this seminar will follow a progression of principles and reinforce them throughout the 16 hours, is at least 75% hands-on lab, and will give the clinician hands-on skills they use immediately upon their return to the clinical setting. Topics Covered: • Review of pertinent anatomy • Introduction to the fascial system and its relationship to other systems • Palpation of the bony structures and muscular segments • Motion testing - static and dynamic • Treatment of the thorax • Treatment of the upper quadrants • Treatment of the lower quadrants • Treatment of scars • Integrated fascial elongation • Three-dimensional, functional stretching • Application to specific clinical situations Course Objectives: At the completion of this seminar, the participant will be able to: • Confidently describe and independently state the rationale for doing Myofascial Release and its specific effect • Correctly demonstrate proper hand technique, grading of the level of touch, and the effects of a release • Correctly describe the importance of fluid fascial movement in a 3 dimensional system, allowing for the physiologic system to have the ability to provide resilience to dysfunction • Confidently describe the different layers of fascia and know when to treat each layer • Confidently explain and independently state how specific myofascial restrictions in different parts of the body can create the orthopedic dysfunctions that we treat on a daily basis Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Dec 11 - 13, 2020 | CME : 12 | CNE : 12 | Contact Hours : 12 | MOC : 12 | Hours : 12 | Credit Hour : 12 | CEUs : 1.2 | USD $795.00 | Asheville, North Carolina
Cardiology & Pulmonology for Primary Care is organized by Medical Education Resources (MER) and will be held from Dec 11 - 13, 2020 at The Omni Grove Park Inn, Asheville, North Carolina, United States of America. Target Audience: This program is targeted to office-based primary care providers and other health professionals with updates in primary care medicine Accreditation: Physician Accreditation Medical Education Resources 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. ABIM MOC Recognition Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 12 (part II) MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. American Academy of Family Physicians This Live activity, Emergency Medicine for Primary Care, with a beginning date of March 27, 2020 has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 12 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. American College of Emergency Physicians This program is approved by the American College of Emergency Physicians for a maximum of 12 hours of ACEP Category I credit. American Osteopathic Association These programs are approved for 12 hours in Category 2-A by the American Osteopathic Association. American Academy of Physician Assistants AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for Category I credit from AOACCME, Prescribed credit from AAFP, and AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 12 hours of Category I credit for completing this program. Nursing Accreditation This CE activity provides 12 contact hours of continuing nursing education. This activity is designated for X.X ANCC pharmacotherapeutic contact hours Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 12299, for 12 contact hours. Pharmacy Accreditation Medical Education Resources (MER) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. MER designates this continuing education activity for 12 contact hours 1.2 CEUs) of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education. Learning Objectives: Upon completion of this program, participants should be better able to: • Describe current diagnostic approaches to hypertension, congestive heart failure, arrhythmias, ACS and CAD • Implement treatment strategies reflective of current evidence based medicine for hypertension, congestive heart failure, arrhythmias, ACS and CAD • Identify the pathophysiology and diagnostic approach of asthma, COPD and common respiratory infections • Design treatment strategies reflective of current evidence-based medicine for asthma, COPD and common respiratory infections • Perform a range of pulmonary diagnostics and be better prepared to handle pulmonary nodules and lung cancer Learning Outcome: • To provide updates in primary care medicine to office based providers
May 12 - 15, 2021 | Asheville, North Carolina
Basic to Advanced Echocardiography | From the Blue Ridge Mountains of Asheville is organized by Mayo Clinic Cardiovascular Medicine CME (CV CME) and will be held from May 12 - 15, 2021 at The Omni Grove Park Inn, Asheville, North Carolina, United States of America. Intended Audience: This course is intended for adult cardiologists, cardiac sonographers, cardiology fellows, surgeons, anesthesiologists, and those who have basic experience and knowledge of echocardiography. This course is designed to further advance their experience in clinical application of echocardiography. Course Description: The course will begin with a discussion of echocardiographic assessment of left and right ventricular function, including presentations on diastolic function and strain imaging for assessing myocardial function. We will then discuss a broad range of disease states for which echocardiography is useful, including ischemic heart disease, valvular heart disease, pericardial disease, and cardiomyopathies. The presentations will include basic concepts as well as advanced techniques including 3-D imaging and strain imaging. Throughout the course many cases will be presented. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Jul 09 - 11, 2021 | Asheville, North Carolina
2021 North Carolina Dermatology Association (NCDA) Summer Meeting is organized by North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS) and will be held from Jul 09 - 11, 2021 at The Omni Grove Park Inn, Asheville, North Carolina, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Aug 27 - 29, 2021 | Asheville, North Carolina
Carolinas Chapter - American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) 2021 Annual Meeting is organized by North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS) and will be held from Aug 27 - 29, 2021 at The Omni Grove Park Inn, Asheville, North Carolina, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Mar 31 - Apr 03, 2022 | Asheville, North Carolina
The Florida Academy of Dental Practice Administration (FADPA) 62nd Annual Meeting is organized by The Florida Academy of Dental Practice Administration (FADPA) and will be held from Mar 31 - Apr 03, 2022 at The Cloister at Sea Island, Sea Island, Georgia, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
North Carolina and South Carolina Societies of Otolaryngology and Head & Neck Surgery 2022 Annual Assembly
Jul 15 - 17, 2022 | Asheville, North Carolina
North Carolina and South Carolina Societies of Otolaryngology and Head & Neck Surgery 2022 Annual Assembly is organized by North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS) and will be held from Jul 15 - 17, 2022 at The Omni Grove Park Inn, Asheville, North Carolina, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Aug 01 - 04, 2022 | CME 20 | Asheville, North Carolina
Anesthesia Update Course is organized by Northwest Anesthesia Seminars (NWAS) and will be held from Aug 01 - 04, 2022 at The Omni Grove Park Inn, Asheville, North Carolina, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is 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 specialty or are impacted by it. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Course 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. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.