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Adult - Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioners (AGPCNP) Course by Barkley & Associates, Inc. (May 23 - 24, 2019)
May 23 - 24, 2019 | CECH 17.25 | USD $529 | Cleveland, Ohio
Adult - Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioners (AGPCNP) Course is organized by Barkley & Associates, Inc. and will be held from May 23 - 24, 2019 at The Ritz-Carlton, Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 17.25 Contact Hours of Continuing Education. Conference Topics: • Clinical Assessment • Diagnosis and Clinical Management for Adults • Extensive Review of System-Specific Health Problems • Health Promotion and Disease Prevention • Pharmacologic management Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
May 24, 2019 | Contact Hours 6.30 | USD $229.99 | Columbus, Ohio
Psychopharmacology for Mental Health Professionals is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on May 24, 2019 at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Columbus - Worthington, Columbus, Ohio, United States of America. This Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6.3 Contact Hours. Target Audience: • Counselors • Psychotherapists • Psychologists • Social Workers • Nurse Practitioners • Case Managers • Marriage & Family Therapists • Addiction Counselors • Nurses • Clinical Nurse Specialists • Pharmacists • School Psychologists • Occupational Therapists • Occupational Therapy Assistants • Other Mental Health Professionals Conference Description: Most clients with DSM-5 diagnoses are being treated with a combination of psychological and pharmacological treatments. Newer drugs are being developed to treat mental disorders based on a better understanding of neurobiological contributions to mental disorders and the latest pharmacological research. To provide appropriate services, you are expected to have a thorough understanding of these common and complex issues. As a mental health professional, keeping up-to-date is essential. This seminar will update and increase your knowledge of: • Neurobiological underpinnings of major DSM-5 diagnoses • Effects and side effects of drugs used to treat these diagnoses • Responsibilities of the non-prescribing therapist to clients taking psychiatric medication Specifics of the pharmacological treatment and drugs of choice for Depressive, Bipolar, Schizophrenia Spectrum, Anxiety, OCD, Sleep-Wake, ADHD and Neurocognitive disorders will be presented. Unique to this seminar is information on the common types of psychotherapeutic drugs and other drugs that are abused, and methods for prevention and early detection. Throughout the day, representative case studies will generate discussion and examination of the latest drug treatment for DSM-5 disorders. You will leave this seminar with knowledge and confidence regarding effective and safe application of pharmacological drugs. Conference Objectives: • Explain the neurotransmitter systems and neuroanatomy underlying the biological basis for mental disorders and pharmacotherapy. • Define the role of mental health professionals who treat clients receiving both psychotherapeutic medications and psychotherapy. • Describe the major classes of drugs used to treat mental disorders and which mental disorders are appropriately treated with each class of drugs. • Compare the effects and side effects of various psychotropic medications, including antipsychotics, antidepressants, benzodiazepines and anticonvulsants. • Discuss the abuse liability of drugs used in the treatment of anxiety, insomnia, pain and ADHD. • Describe methods for prevention and early identification of prescription drug abuse among clients.
May 29 - 31, 2019 | Cleveland, Ohio
2019 Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN) National Forum is organized by Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN) Institute and will be held from May 29 - 31, 2019 at Hilton Cleveland Downtown, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America. The Forum is designed to attract nursing leaders in academia and practice. Conference Objectives: The conference objectives are to: • Disseminate innovations or research in teaching strategies or curricular design that enhance QSEN competency integration in academic and/or practice settings. • Highlight innovations or research that demonstrates evidence of behavior change or system change supported by underlying quality and safety competencies. • Describe the current state of informatics, technology, and simulation related to quality and safety in academia and practice. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
May 29, 2019 | USD $229.99 | Toledo, Ohio
Trauma & Attachment: Effective Treatment Strategies for Helping Challenging Clients is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on May 29, 2019 at Park Inn by Radisson Toledo, OH, Toledo, Ohio, United States of America. Target Audience • Social Workers • Counselors • Psychologists • Psychotherapists • Therapists • Marriage & Family Therapists • Case Managers • Addiction Counselors • Nurses • Other Mental Health Professionals Course Description: Join internationally-known attachment and trauma therapist, Terry Levy, Ph.D., in this cutting-edge seminar as he teaches you concepts and skills necessary to facilitate positive change with challenging clients with trauma and/or attachment wounds. You will learn effective assessment and therapeutic techniques for children, adults and couples, based on the latest research in neurobiology, trauma and attachment therapy, and resilience. Clinical videos will illustrate how various interventions promote change and healing with the following issues: • Beliefs and attitudes • Attachment security in children and adults • Traumatic emotions, behaviors, mindsets, and brain/biochemistry • Self-regulation • Communication and resilience • Family dynamics Through video case studies, presentation and discussion, you will leave this seminar with practical and effective techniques you can use to help clients achieve symptom reduction, fulfilling lives and meaningful relationships. Course Objectives are: • Determine the psychological, social, cognitive, and biological aspects of trauma and attachment disorders as it relates to clinical treatment. • Develop an assessment plan to effectively identify your client’s history of trauma and attachment wounds. • Provide techniques to improve your client’s emotional regulation skills, reframe core beliefs and improve interpersonal skills. • Utilize communication-based methods for conflict management and to promote secure attachment for your clients. • Develop strategies to help your clients achieve posttraumatic growth including the creation of positive personal and relationship goals. • Teach your clients, in-session, how to achieve secure and fulfilling relationships by facilitating attachment security. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
May 30 - 31, 2019 | CME 30.50 | USD $550 | Columbus, Ohio
NP Review & Clinical Update is organized by Advanced Practice Education Associates (APEA) and will be held from May 30 - 31, 2019 at Ohio Union, Columbus, Ohio, United States of America. Credits: 2019 FNP Review Course (Program ID #s 2018-12-01Pa, 2018-12-01Pb) is approved for 30.5 contact hours (13.5 hours of Pharmacology). AGNP Review Course (Program ID #s 2018-12-02Pa, 2018-12-02Pb) is approved for 27.5 contact hours (15 hours of Pharmacology). The 2019 course program features the following: • 2 days of live lectures encompassing content covered on the AANP and ANCC exams • For FNP candidates, videotaped lectures on pediatrics and child growth and development; accessible after the 2-day course • For AGNP candidates, videotaped lectures on healthy aging/pathology of aging and prescribing for older adults; accessible after the 2-day course • Bonus video content on the essentials of office procedures • Bonus video content on entry-to-practice requirements Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
May 31 - Jun 01, 2019 | CME 9.00 | Cleveland, Ohio
North Coast Retina Symposium X is organized by Cleveland Clinic Center for Continuing Education and will be held on May 31 - Jun 01, 2019 at Cleveland Clinic Cole Eye Institute, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America. Accreditation: The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 9.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Description: Entirely case based, this course features discussion of clinical pearls derived from challenging and unusual cases. This course is designed for Retina Physicians. At the conclusion of this course, participants will be able to: • Identify unusual vitreoretinal disorders. • Evaluate the most appropriate diagnostic approach for various signs and symptoms. • Organize seemingly disparate signs and symptoms into a cogent diagnosis. • Formulate a treatment plan for patients with both medical and surgical retinal diseases.
May 31, 2019 | Cleveland, Ohio
Cleveland Clinic IBD Master Class 2019 is organized by Cleveland Clinic Center for Continuing Education and will be held on May 31, 2019 at Intercontinental Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America. Who Should Attend Colorectal Surgeons, Gastroenterologists, Mid-level Providers, Nurses, Residents, Medical Students, and healthcare providers caring for IBD patients Course Description This one day course focuses on advanced topics in “IBD-ology” from both a Cleveland Clinic and international perspective. Format includes case-based multidisciplinary extended discussions interspersed with didactics. Audience member participation in the discussions is highly encouraged. This event will be held the day prior to ASCRS 2019, and we anticipate a large, international turnout. We have organized a world-class expert faculty team and will review pitfalls and promising new treatments for the management of complex IBD patients. This course offers a chance to ask “everything you ever wanted to know about IBD, but didn’t know who to ask”. Educational Objectives After completing this educational activity, the participant will be able to do the following: • Describe the management of common and uncommon IBD presentations • Describe the indications and contraindications for managing different presentations of Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis with medical and surgical therapies • Identify treatment options for patients with complicated IBD medical and surgical patients • Review and provide update on current aspects of Multidisciplinary team approach to IBD patient care
Jun 01 - 05, 2019 | AMA PRA Ca 40.00 | Cleveland, Ohio
American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) 2019 Annual Scientific Meeting is organized by American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) and will be held from Jun 01 - 05, 2019 at Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America. Target Audience: This Meeting is designed for colon and rectal surgeons as well as general surgeons and others involved in the treatment of diseases affecting the colon, rectum and anus. Accreditation: Continuing Medical Education Credit The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) designates this live activity for a maximum of 40 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Attendees can earn 1 CME credit for every 60 minutes of educational time. Continuing Nursing Education SynAptiv is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing. Provider approved by California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #16031 for 40 contact hours. Self-Assessment Credit Many of the sessions offered at the Annual Meeting are designated as self-assessment CME credit, applicable to Part 2 of the ABCRS MOC program. In order to claim self-assessment credit, attendees must participate in a post-test that must be completed and passed with a minimum score of 75% in order to receive Self-Assessment (MOC) Credit. If you do not pass the test, you will receive the regular CME credit for the session. Description: The goal is to improve the quality of patient care by maintaining, developing and enhancing the knowledge, skills, professional performance and multidisciplinary relationships necessary for the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of patients with diseases and disorders affecting the colon, rectum and anus. Come see podium presentations followed by audience questions and critiques, panel discussions, e-poster presentations, video presentations and symposia focusing on specific state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment modalities.
19th Annual New Technology in Upper Extremity Surgery: The Cutting Edge With Advancing Translational Research
Jun 02 - 04, 2019 | Cleveland, Ohio
19th Annual New Technology in Upper Extremity Surgery: The Cutting Edge With Advancing Translational Research is organized by Cleveland Clinic Center for Continuing Education and will be held from Jun 02 - 04, 2019 at Cleveland Clinic - Lutheran Hospital, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jun 03 - 04, 2019 | USD $369.99 | Akron, Ohio
2-Day: 2019 Geriatric Conference is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held from Jun 03 - 04, 2019 at Holiday Inn Akron West - Fairlawn, Akron, Ohio, United States of America. Target Audience: • Nurses • Nurse Practitioners • Clinical Nurse Specialists • Physician Assistants • Physical Therapists • Physical Therapist Assistants • Occupational Therapists • Occupational Therapy Assistants • Speech-Language Pathologists • Social Workers Course Description : Are you keeping up with the current recommendations and guidelines? No matter your specialty, you MUST know how to address the unique concerns of the older adults under your care. Geriatrics is a field in and of itself, but many of us haven't had extensive training on the nuances and complexities that make treatment challenging. In this comprehensive program, geriatric expert, Steven Atkinson, will guide you through the normal and abnormal changes of the aging mind and body, providing you with the knowledge that will improve the care you provide. Steven is passionate about his work and looks forward to sharing his expertise with you. Leave with practical and insightful tips and tools you can use the next day! • Identify complications and respond more appropriately. • Confidently and effectively communicate with patients and their families. • Provide safer and more effective care. Get Management Strategies and More for : • Alzheimer's Disease & Dementias. • Pain Management. • Geriatric Pharmacology. • Geriatric Emergencies. • Managing Challenging Behaviors. • Caregiver Stress & Burnout. • And Much More. Conference Objectives are : Day One : Session 1: Differentiating Dementias. Session 2: Geriatric Pharmacology: Tools for the Healthcare Professional. Session 3: Pain Management in the Elderly. Day Two : Session 1: Managing Geriatric Behaviors: Wandering, Aggression, Malnutrition and More. Session 2: Geriatric Emergencies. Session 3: Top Ten Medications to Avoid in the Geriatric Patient. Additional details will be posted as soon as soon as they are available.