Upcoming Medical Conferences in ClevelandSearch Criteria : United States of America Cleveland
Jan 11, 2019 | CE 12.00 | USD $1997 | Cleveland, Ohio
Solid Filler Lifting PDO Thread Therapy Live Patient Training Course is organized by American Academy of Facial Esthetics (AAFE) and will be held on Jan 11, 2019 at Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is any dentists, physicians, osteopaths, acupuncturists, chiropractors, nurses, physicians assistants, and nurse practitioners and any other medical or dental professionals. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 12 CE hours. Conference Description : This live patient solid filler lifting PDO threadlift course which will concentrate on full face esthetic and therapeutic treatment. This course will focus on new injectables to your practice which will expand the services you will be able to provide to your patients with better treatment outcomes when properly used. The prerequisites for this course are completion of the AAFE level II live patient training course and level III on-demand section. Additional medical and dental professionals or team members who show up the day of the course will be charged appropriately. Healthcare professionals who may not legally deliver or inject Botulinum Toxin and dermal fillers according to their professional licenses are not allowed to inject patients at this course under any circumstances. Medical and dental auxiliaries may only assist their doctor according to the extent allowed by their professional licenses. Advantages to AAFE Training Courses : • Learn at your own pace in the comfort of your office or home with the on-demand Prepare Module. • Your entire team can now easily be trained with no out of office downtime. • Save thousands of dollars on travel and lost production time. • Exquisite on-demand education with HD quality video demonstrations. • The most comprehensive esthetic and therapeutic education available. • Save hundreds of dollars compared to other facial injectable training courses. • Complete your training at the AAFE live patient training sessions. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jan 18 - 20, 2019 | Cleveland, Ohio
Cleveland Academy of Osteopathic Medicine (CAOM) 54th Annual Conference is organized by Cleveland Academy of Osteopathic Medicine (CAOM) and will be held from Jan 18 - 20, 2019 at The Ritz-Carlton, Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America. Conference Description: The three-day event will feature advancements from across the field of medicine, the potential to earn AOA Category 1-A CME credits, and networking opportunities for physicians to meet with representatives from companies whose products and services enhance their practice of medicine. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Feb 11 - 13, 2019 | CME 24.50 | USD $1600 | Cleveland, Ohio
Intensive Course in Controlled Substance Prescribing: Pain, Anxiety, Insomnia is organized by Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) School of Medicine and will be held from Feb 11 - 13, 2019 at George S. Dively Conference Center, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event are basically is physicians in all specialties who need or wish to increase their knowledge and ability to effectively prescribe controlled medications that have abuse potential. In addition, the course is designed for physicians who treat chronic pain syndromes. This CME conference has been approved for a maximum of 24.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Course Description: Controlled substances are prescribed and dispensed today at an increasing rate to help patients cope with pain, insomnia, anxiety, depression, ADHD, and a myriad of other disorders. Studies show that most practitioners are rather conservative when prescribing controlled drugs while a small number are at times overly aggressive. In addition, controlled prescription medications are falling into the hands of increasing numbers of prescription drug abusers. How can the practitioner more effectively understand the pharmacologic profiles for controlled drugs, identify diagnostic criteria for appropriate prescribing, and consider the therapeutic implications of specific substance use by individual patients? This special intensive course has been developed to enhance the physician’s ability to effectively prescribe controlled medications, while minimizing their misuse whenever possible. Learning Objectives: After attending this course, participants will be able to: • Describe the pharmacologic profiles of benzodiazepines, opiates and other controlled drugs • Identify the diagnostic criteria and management strategies for acute and chronic pain, anxiety disorder, insomnia, depression and substance abuse • Employ interviewing techniques relating to the diagnosis and management of substance abuse in general and prescription drug abusers in particular • Discuss case management strategies for the above diagnoses • Discuss beliefs, stereotypes, and attitudes about controlled substance prescribing, controlled drug abusers and chemical dependency, and consider the therapeutic implications of treatments based upon these beliefs • List the special clinical requirements necessary when prescribing controlled drugs Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Feb 11 - 12, 2019 | CME 22.00 | USD $725 | Cleveland, Ohio
Simulation and Advanced Skills Center Faculty Development Sessions is organized by Cleveland Clinic Center for Continuing Education and will be held from Feb 11 - 12, 2019 at HS Building - Stanley Shalom Zielony Plaza, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is healthcare educators, directors or faculty of a current or prospective simulation program. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 22.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Conference Description: The program emphasizes hands-on activities and active participation to maximize simulation-based instruction skill acquisition. Class group sizes are kept small to allow for maximum participation. The primary audience for this course are healthcare educators wishing to improve their skills as instructors in simulation education. Designed for the busy healthcare educator with limited time, the Simulation and Advanced Skills Center Simulation Educator Workshop boasts a blended learning approach that combines customized peer-to-peer and mentor feedback during the online learning followed by an immersive, two-day in person, interactive workshop. About a month prior to the in-person course held at the Simulation Center in Cleveland, Ohio, enrolled participants prepare and submit assignments based on individual schedules. Once on-site, daily formats vary and include small and large group discussions, practical exercises with feedback, and scenario building with practice facilitating a scenario from pre-brief to debrief. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Feb 14 - 15, 2019 | CME 15.75 | USD $1350 | Cleveland, Ohio
Intensive Course in Medical Ethics, Boundaries and Professionalism is organized by Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) School of Medicine and will be held from Feb 14 - 15, 2019 at George S. Dively Building, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is designed for physicians in all specialties, physician assistants, nurse practitioners and dentists who wish or need to pursue focused study in areas of applied ethics, including boundary maintenance, and practice management. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 15.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Conference Description : The practice of medicine is governed by several important ethical precepts, including: confidentiality, beneficence, respect for patient autonomy, truth telling and the highest degree of professionalism. Physicians work within the guidelines of these principles. Yet medical practice can also be challenged by these principles, particularly when two or more of them are in conflict. This expertly taught intensive course - liberally employing case presentations - focuses on applied ethics, from boundary issues to billing practices. Conference Objectives : • Describe the meaning and importance of medical professionalism. • Discuss how conflict of interest may compromise professionalism. • Identify three significant boundary issues and proper limits in relation to each. • Discuss the few exceptions to the principle of confidentiality. • Describe two important ethical issues with respect to operating a practice. • List three elements that help to distinguish between “Usual and Customary” and “Health Care Fraud”. • Describe errors physicians frequently commit with regard to informed consent. • Explain how autonomy and beneficence can easily come in conflict. • Describe two issues of particular concern when prescribing controlled substances. • Explain how patients behave in two or three typical drug scams and outline appropriate provider countermeasures. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
3rd Annual Cancer Disparities Symposium is organized by Case Comprehensive Cancer Center (Case CCC) and will be held on Mar 01, 2019 at Tinkham Veale University Center, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America. Symposium Highlights: • Keynote presentations by renowned disparities researchers and community leaders • Oral and lightning presentations from selected abstracts • Poster session highlighting academic research and community programs • Networking session • All attendee forum Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 15, 2019 | CME 10.00 | USD $3294 | Cleveland, Ohio
Botulinum Toxins & Dermal Fillers Training Course is organized by American Academy of Facial Esthetics (AAFE) and will be held on Mar 15, 2019 at Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is designed to meet the needs of Physicians, Physician assistant, Nurses and Nurse Practitioners. Accreditation : Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 10 CE participation Hours Credits and line activity for a maximum of 8 Continuing Education Credits. Botox & Dermal Fillers Level 1 Course Objectives : • Patient assessment and consultation for botulinum toxin (Botox, Xeomin, Dysport) and dermal fillers (Juvederm, Restylane, Belotero) • Indications and contraindications for these pharmaceutical agents • In-depth instruction in the anatomy, neurophysiology, musculature and circulatory system of the oral and maxillofacial areas • Patient evaluation for the best dental and facial esthetic and therapeutic outcomes • Review of sterile technique as it relates to the use of injectable pharmacologic agents • Safety and risk issues for botulinum toxin and dermal fillers injectable therapy • Learn the physiology and pharmacology of oral and maxillo-facial injectable treatment • Integrating botulinum neurotoxin and dermal filler therapy into therapeutic and esthetic treatment plans • Volumizing nasolabial folds, marionette lines, and lifting up the corners of the mouth using anatomical landmarks • Beautiful and subtle lip enhancements by adding volume to establish proper lip and smile lines • Smoothing lip lines and eliminating vertical “smokers” lines and more. Frontline TMJ and Facial Pain Course Objectives : • How to quickly identify and diagnose facial pain patients in your practice – they are everywhere and have been asking you for treatment! • A step by step comprehensive patient examination and evaluation including a one-minute maxillofacial neurological exam, a one-minute otic exam, and a thorough head and neck muscle examination • Learn why you should not initially spend a dollar on expensive equipment for facial pain diagnosis and treatment • Learn the two most important tools used to diagnose myofascial pain – one is free and the other one will cost you one penny each! • Learn the real secret of the role of occlusion in orofacial pain – don’t suffer from occlusion confusion anymore. • Simple, easy ways to quickly identify if the facial pain is coming from the TMJ, neuralgia, ear, eyes, or facial muscles • Trigger point injections – learn how to precisely identify and inject trigger points for instant and long term pain relief and more. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 20 - 22, 2019 | CME 19.50 | Cleveland, Ohio
Intensive Course in Managing Difficult Communications in Medical Practice is organized by Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) School of Medicine and will be held from Mar 20 - 22, 2019 at Mt. Sinai Skills and Simulation Center, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is basically for physicians in all specialties who wish or need to pursue further training in Health Communications and managing conflict and strong emotion in medical practice. This CME conference has been approved for a maximum of 19.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Conference Description : Communication skills are the foundation of effective clinical practice. They are utilized on a daily basis throughout the career of all physicians. Health communication is categorized into three domains : • Communication with patients and families. • Communication about patients with colleagues and staff. • Communication about health and disease with the greater community. Lack of appropriate communication skills results in patient dissatisfaction, poor adherence, increased incidence of malpractice claims and suboptimal health outcomes. Non-physician clinical staff, medical malpractice companies and state medical societies all report that some physicians have difficulties in the area of giving bad news, managing frustration and avoiding angry outbursts. Conference Objectives are : • Demonstrate effective and efficient interviewing techniques (effective questioning, agenda setting and patient education) • Practice higher level health communication skills (giving bad news, empathic response and dealing with angry patients or colleagues) • Outline the liability for institutions and health care organizations from angry interpersonal episodes • List multiple strategies to minimize physician demonstration of anger and other disruptive behavior • Rehearse and model techniques to avoid anger when challenged by difficult scenarios Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Oncology Nursing Conference 2019 is organized by Cleveland Clinic and will be held from Mar 28 - 29, 2019 at The Westin Cleveland Downtown, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America. Course Description: Join us for a cutting edge comprehensive conference on contemporary topics of interest related to oncology patients across the lifespan. Health care professionals specializing in caring for this diverse and fragile population will be interested in learning about the most up-to-date information related to treatment modalities, including pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic interventions, palliative care, survivorship, nursing advocacy and professional development. There will be many opportunities for networking with peers and product representatives. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 29, 2019 | CME 6.30 | USD $219.99 | Cleveland, Ohio
Challenging Geriatric Issues: Dementia Behaviors is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Mar 29, 2019 at Sheraton Cleveland Airport Hotel, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Nurses, Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants, Speech-Language Pathologists, Social Workers, Home Healthcare Providers, Nursing Home Administrators, Registered Dietitians & Dietetic Technicians, Recreation Therapists. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6.3 contact hours. Conference Description: Dealing with cognitively impaired geriatric patients can be challenging even for the experienced healthcare professional. Behaviors such as dementia, aggression, anxiety and depression, refusal of food and fluids, and inappropriate sexual advances pose significant potential barriers to the delivery of essential health care. If older adults are routinely under your care, minimize your risk of escalating the problems associated with troublesome, often irrational behavior by attending this program. Gain valuable insights into the causes of challenging geriatric behaviors and learn innovative and practical intervention strategies to improve the care you provide. Conference Objectives are: • Assess behavioral problems of older adults with cognitive disturbances. • Consider the advantages of recognition and treatment of early dementia. • Incorporate non-pharmacologic interventions that address biopsychosocial needs of the older adult with challenging behaviors. • Implement specific communication strategies for patients with challenging behaviors. • Analyze evidence-based pharmacologic treatments of behavioral problems in patients. • Determine interventions for challenging geriatric behaviors including pain, nutritional deficits, sleep disorders, depression and delirium. • Evaluate causes and interventions for sexually inappropriate behaviors. • Support and educate family and professional caregivers of older adults exhibiting challenging behaviors. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.