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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 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 05 - 08, 2019 | Cleveland, Ohio
The Cleveland Clinic Eighth Brain Mapping Workshop is organized by Cleveland Clinic Center for Continuing Education and will be held from Jun 05 - 08, 2019 at InterContinental Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jun 07 - 09, 2019 | Cleveland, Ohio
Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI) Exchange 2019 is organized by Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI) and will be held from Jun 07 - 10, 2019 at Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America. Description: AAMI has changed the name of its premier health technology event from the AAMI Annual Conference & Expo to the AAMI Exchange. The new name and brand promise reflect the Association's commitment to connect the full gamut of AAMI stakeholders-biomedical and clinical engineers, technicians, cybersecurity and sterilization experts, and hospital administrators and managers and the industry's leading service and solution providers. The Exchange will provide a forum for broad conversations among these stakeholders on the ever-changing industry of medical technology. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jun 07 - 08, 2019 | Cleveland, Ohio
Endoscopic Intramural Surgery: Insights & Tricks of the Trade is organized by Cleveland Clinic Center for Continuing Education and will be held from Jun 07 - 08, 2019 at Courtyard by Marriott Cleveland University Circle, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America. Who Should Attend? This course is designed for health care providers practicing endoscopy including gastroenterologists, general surgeons, advanced endoscopists and trainees, nurses and technicians. This activity strives to produce significant knowledge gains that will, in turn, have positive effects on improving the quality of care for patients. Description: This symposium is designed to introduce the attendees to new and emerging techniques in endoscopic surgery within the gastrointestinal tract. This course will feature hot topics in diagnostic and therapeutic interventions in endoscopic intramural surgery by Cleveland Clinic world-renowned experts. The course includes an interactive hands-on skills lab for POEM, POP, ESD and Zenker’s diverticulum. Improve Your Knowledge To: • Demonstrate effective techniques of therapeutic interventions to achieve optimal results, reduce complications, and improve overall patient outcomes • Review advanced endoscopic management, practice guidelines, and expert opinions in therapeutic interventions within the gastrointestinal tract. • Integrate the indications and techniques of endoscopic surgery and interventional management intreatment of patients with gastrointestinal tract disease Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jun 08, 2019 | CME 6.75 | USD $1800 | Cleveland, Ohio
Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology (MOCA®) is organized by Cleveland Clinic Center for Continuing Education and will be held on Jun 08, 2019 at Cleveland Clinic Simulation and Advanced Skills Center, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Overview: The Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology (MOCA ®) part 4, Practice Performance Assessment & Improvement program is sponsored by Cleveland Clinic’s Anesthesiology Institute and it consists of a single day, eight-hour training and CME course. Practicing anesthesiologists who successfully complete this course fulfill their American Board of Anesthesiologists Part 4 required points for the MOCA® 2.0 program. The American Society of Anesthesiologists, through their Simulation Education Network, has endorsed this Cleveland Clinic course, recognizing the high-quality standards required for this designation. Description: Goals and Objectives: The goal of the program is to provide participants with an educational experience that simulates patient management challenges and scenarios designed to improve their skills in managing common and less common scenarios in which it is important to “practice” technical and cognitive skills required to provide successful strategies for providing a high quality, safer anesthesia practice. Through a series of simulations, we will help our participants recognize the importance of incorporating accepted standards of care towards providing high quality and safe anesthetic practices, using fluent communication skills, and employing the appropriate use of principles of crisis resource management into their daily practice. The objectives of the program will be as follows. Upon completion of this course, participants will: • Recognize the importance of the different components of crisis resource management, as a mean to identify the best possible strategies to address an intraoperative emergency. • Be able to discuss different quality and patient safety strategies that could be implemented in his/her work areas. • Recognize the importance of effective teamwork with fluent and appropriate communication strategies essential to a successful perioperative team. • Demonstrate effective skills in diagnosis and management of significant hemodynamic instability, significant hypoxemia, and a difficult airway. • Develop a practice improvement plan that they can apply to their own practice environment.
Jun 10 - 14, 2019 | CME 36.25 | USD $6000 | Cleveland, Ohio
Advanced Cranial Radiosurgery - Introductory Course is organized by Cleveland Clinic Center for Continuing Education and will be held from Jun 10 - 14, 2019 at Cleveland Clinic - Gamma Knife Center, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Neurosurgeons, medical physicists, radiation oncologists, neurootolaryngolists, dosimetrists, and radiation therapists who have little or no experience with radiosurgery. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 36.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Conference Description: This education experience provides an opportunity to expand the practitioner’s range of treatment options to include this precise form of stereotactic radiosurgery. The course will provide hands-on sessions with experts experienced in radiosurgery. At the conclusion of the week, participants will receive a certificate of course attendance. Learning Objectives: • Identify the basic principles and biophysics of radiosurgery and how they apply to day-to-day patient treatment. • Review the clinical indications, parameters of treatment, and outcomes of radiosurgery. • Recognize radiation safety issues and principles, as well as become familiar with the emergency procedures as they pertain to radiosurgery. • Apply the principles of stereotactic frame application, imaging, and use of radiosurgery treatment hardware.