Upcoming Medical Conferences in ClevelandSearch Criteria : United States of America Cleveland
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 | USD $1800 | 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. Who Should Attend? The Intensive Course in Managing Difficult Communications in Medical Practice: Controlling Anger, Avoiding Outbursts, Communicating Appropriately is designed for physicians in all specialties, physician assistants and nurse practitioners who wish or need to pursue further training in health communications and managing conflict and strong emotion in medical practice. Accreditation: Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 19.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Statement of Need: Communication skills are the foundation of effective clinical practice. They are utilized on a daily basis throughout the career of all practitioners. Health communication is categorized into three domains: • communication with patients and families, • communication about patients with colleagues and staff, and • 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 practitioners have difficulties in the area of giving bad news, managing frustration and avoiding angry outbursts. 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 Educational Design and Methodology: The course combines a personal case-based reflective essay, a pre and post-course assignment, a CQI health communication project for your practice, lectures and participative discussions, skill practice sessions, daily simulations with standardized patients and onsite video review self-assessment.
Mar 28 - 29, 2019 | USD $300 | Cleveland, Ohio
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 | CE 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. 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. Objectives: • 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.
Apr 01 - 05, 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 Apr 01 - 05, 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.
Apr 03 - 05, 2019 | CME 36.25 | USD $3000 | Cleveland, Ohio
Advanced Cranial Radiosurgery - Upgrade Course is organized by Cleveland Clinic Center for Continuing Education and will be held from Apr 03 - 05, 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 and other health care professionals experienced in radiosurgery. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 36.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Conference Description: This educational experience provides an opportunity to extend the experienced practitioner’s range of treatment options to include this more advanced form of stereotactic radiosurgery. Participants will become familiar with the new features when upgrading from previous models. At the conclusion of the three days, participants will receive a certificate of course attendance. Radiosurgery training is a prerequisite. 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.
Apr 05, 2019 | Cleveland, Ohio
Contemporary Issues in Pituitary Disease: 14th Annual Symposium is organized by Cleveland Clinic Center for Continuing Education and will be held on Apr 05, 2019 at Cleveland Clinic - Lerner Research Institute, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Apr 08, 2019 | Cleveland, Ohio
International PTEN Symposium: From Patient-Centered Research to Clinical Care is organized by Cleveland Clinic Center for Continuing Education and will be held on Apr 08, 2019 at Intercontinental Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Apr 24 - 28, 2019 | CME 41.25 | USD $985 | Cleveland, Ohio
Comprehensive Anesthesiology Review Course is organized by Cleveland Clinic Center for Continuing Education and will be held from Apr 24 - 28, 2019 at InterContinental Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America. Who Should Attend: This course is designed for: • The anesthesiologist desiring a complete review of the specialty’s current practice recommendations • The anesthesiologist preparing for the Maintenance of Competence in Anesthesia (MOCA) recertification examination • Trainees preparing for national certifying examinations • Certified nurse anesthetists desiring a comprehensive specialty review Accreditation: The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education designates • Comprehensive Anesthesiology Review live activity for a maximum of 41.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. • Optional Written Board Preparation Session live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ per session. • Optional Evening Workshop live activity for a maximum of 1.5 to 2.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ per workshop. This course is designed to be a comprehensive review of anesthesia, including clinical anesthesia and subspecialties. Included in perioperative medicine is coverage of the most common co-morbidities relevant to anesthesia and the basic science associated with anesthesia. The course sessions are designed to provide you an inclusive overview of the broad practice of anesthesiology. Attendees range from those wanting an in-depth refreshing of complete practice of anesthesiology within a single conference to those preparing for national board exams. In addition to didactic sessions, evening hands-on workshops will be offered at no additional cost. Learning Objectives: After completing this CME activity, participants will be able to do the following: • Manage anesthesia-related challenges associated with airway management, anesthesia equipment, and emergencies in the operating room • Address anesthesia challenges associated with cardiovascular complications, including heart valve disease, heart failure, and ischemic heart disease, and obesity • List the steps for a comprehensive preoperative patient evaluation • Identify the issues associated with anesthesia care outside the operating room, in suites designed for ophthalmic surgery, gastrointestinal surgery, neuroradiology, and electrophysiology • Describe the challenges associated with anesthesia for pediatric patients, critically ill patients, obstetric patients, and patients with acute or chronic pain • Analyze and address practice management issues for patient safety, reimbursement, and medical-legal considerations • Critically review the pharmacology and clinical indications for inhaled anesthesia agents, intravenous agents, opioid, and neuromuscular blocks.