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Jan 24 - 25, 2019 | USD $690 | Nashville, Tennessee
ATS Trauma Registry Course (TRC) is organized by American Trauma Society (ATS) and will be held from Jan 24 - 25, 2019 at TriStar Skyline Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is trauma registrars/data managers of all levels of experience. Course Description: Beginning with a primer for professionals new to the area of trauma data collection, the ATS’ Trauma Registry Course (TRC) has expanded to provide a deeper look into the issues that affect a trauma registrar. The TRC provides a more standardized understanding of the specialty and approach to the task of maintaining a trauma register for the seasoned registrar. Lectures are designed to build upon experience, program maturity, and institutional needs. The TRC provides the student with national standard definitions, and methodologies essential to a comprehensive trauma registry. The TRC is taught in a two-day format that is broken down into 18 interactive sessions which provide a comprehensive overview of trauma registry practices and functions. Sessions include lectures, case studies, real-world examples, group interactions, and take-home supplemental materials. Conference Objectives: • Identify the fundamental elements of a trauma registry, • Identify the fundamental elements of the National Trauma Data Standard dataset patient inclusion criteria, • Achieve familiarity with the National Trauma Data Standards, their definitions, field values, and required associated elements, • Achieve familiarity with anatomical and medical terms frequently used in trauma, and understand their relevance to injury data collection, • Identify the basic principles for various scaling and scoring tools such as the ICD-10-CM, Trauma Score, Revised Trauma Score, Abbreviated Injury Scale, Injury Severity Score, TRISS, etc., • Understand the assignment of injury severity values using the tools listed above, and their importance, • Identify the process of reviewing and abstracting medical records of seriously injured trauma victims, • State the assignment of e-codes and their significance, • Utilize ICD-10-CM coding of complex multiple trauma patients with solid organ injuries in practice, • Identify various methods of data presentation, • Identify the basic principles of Inter-Rater Reliability audits, • Describe the differences between coding for reimbursement versus injury severity, • Identify multidisciplinary members of a trauma quality and process improvement committee and discuss methodology for process and quality improvement, • Achieve familiarity with computer hardware and software commonly used in trauma registers, • Understand the significance of confidentiality concerning patient data and be able to develop safeguards to maintain these standards in the safe use of Trauma Register data and reports, • Verbalize the importance of complete and comprehensive documentation as it relates to injury severity and reimbursement and imbursement. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Feb 07 - 09, 2019 | USD $795 | Nashville, Tennessee
Inaugural Emerging Technologies in Joint Replacement is organized by International Congress for Joint Reconstruction (ICJR) and will be held from Feb 07 - 09, 2019 at Hutton Hotel, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America. Course Description: When a new technology for joint replacement is introduced, how do you sift through the hype to determine if it’s right for your patients? If only short-term data are available, how will you know if a technologic advance is a good long-term solution in your practice? How do you convince your hospital to make the investment in technology that has the potential to reduce costs by improving outcomes? Find out at ICJR’s inaugural Emerging Technologies in Joint Replacement meeting, February 7-9, 2019, at the Hutton Hotel Nashville, Nashville, Tennessee, where we will answer these questions – and much more – with sessions that will provide insights on: • Assessing the pros and cons of new technologies • Participating in technology evaluations at your hospital • Developing a cost/benefit analysis for your department chair • Introducing a new technology to your team • Adapting a new technology to your workflow • Evaluating the role of technology in improving your patient outcomes • Integrating technology into your office Led by course chairs Cory Calendine, MD, and Arthur L. Malkani, MD, our faculty – all of whom have played a central role in bringing advanced technologies to their ORs – will share their experiences with a variety of technologies used in hip and knee replacement, including: • Robotics • Computer navigation • Intraoperative sensors • Patient-specific instruments • Customized implants In addition to didactic presentations, debates, and case-based panels, we’ll have live surgeries so you can see some of these technologies in action – and ask questions of the operating surgeons in real time. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Feb 07 - 08, 2019 | CME 13.00 | USD $660 | Nashville, Tennessee
Quality Improvement through Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) 2019 is organized by Society of Clinical Research Associates (SOCRA), Inc. and will be held from Feb 07 - 08, 2019 at Holiday Inn Express Nashville-Downtown, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 13 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Course Description : Goal: Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) are an effective tool to assist in the conduct of high-quality clinical trials and minimize risk. The goal of this interactive 2-day workshop is to introduce participants to the fundamental concepts and current issues in the development and implementation of an effective SOP program for clinical research. The implication of international regulations and inspections regarding systems and procedures related to quality processes will also be discussed. Participants will develop, critique and improve SOPs for clinical research. SOPs will be developed in a collaborative manner throughout the workshop and participants will return to their work environment following this workshop with a series of effective SOPs. This workshop consists of lectures, discussions, and interactive group exercises. Course Objectives : To define and discuss fundamental concepts and current issues in the development and implementation of an effective SOP program for clinical research and to decrease risk for clinical research sites, sponsors and Ethics Boards. To describe the implications of the United States and international regulations and inspections regarding SOPs related to quality processes. Learning Objectives : • Define and discuss standard operating procedures (SOPs). • Describe the benefits of an effective SOP program. • Discuss the Canadian Regulations regarding systems and procedures of quality processes to be developed and implemented at the clinical site. • Describe strategies for planning, developing and conducting effective and productive meetings. • Discuss effective writing strategies. • Describe the recommended format and content of an effective written procedure. • Describe how to develop procedures related to workflow. • Identify policies and procedures appropriate to clinical research. • Develop a procedure related to the development of a standard operating procedure process. • Demonstrate an ability to present and discuss participants’ work product. • Describe factors that assist in the approval and implementation of standard operating procedures. • Develop an effective standard operating procedure process. • Demonstrate an ability to present and discuss participants’ work product. • Discuss effective educational and training programs. • Discuss how to design policies and procedures to fit the specific needs of an institution. • Discuss examples of successful implementations. • Describe key issues related to the development of standard operating procedures for clinical research. • Describe mechanisms to avoid unsuccessful implementations. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Feb 22, 2019 | CME 8.00 | USD $1499 | Nashville, Tennessee
Sclerotherapy Training Courses for Physicians and Nurses is organized by Empire Medical Training and will be held on Feb 22, 2019 at Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 8.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Course Description: Attendees of the Sclerotherapy workshops with Empire Medical Training will receive thorough instruction in all areas of Sclerotherapy and includes the latest and most common injection techniques, medical protocols, and sclerosing detergents (i.e. Asclera, STS, Chromated Glycerin). During our Sclerotherapy training program we spend quite a bit of time teaching you the "Pearls" of Sclerotherapy. Learning to perfect your techniques in sclerotherapy requires more than just a thorough understanding of how to perform these techniques but also hands-on training. A significant portion of the training involves practicing injection techniques on "live patients" so that you feel comfortable when leaving the program. These "Pearls" are also part of our video series demonstrating the procedures and are the result of years of experience in aesthetics and providing this information to you which is imperative to your sclerotherapy training. The technological improvements to musculoskeletal transducers for ultrasound now allow for better imaging resolution where even peripheral nerves and their adjacent structures can now be clearly visualized. Ultrasound is a viable alternative to traditional "fluoroscopy" for pain management and allows for increased reimbursement as well. The improved technique coupled with the increased reimbursement makes Ultrasound Guided Injection Procedures attractive to any physician practice treating pain related conditions. A portion of the program will include the expandability of the newer ultrasound technologies, software, and practical uses for ultrasound within your practice. By attending the Sclerotherapy & Laser Solutions Training you will learn to effectively integrate and safely administer sclerotherapy into your medical practice, which will benefit patients from both a medical and cosmetic perspective. Learning to perform sclerotherapy provides an effective way to help patients, while adding another significant income to your practice through these cash basis procedures. Course Objectives are: • Learn to thoroughly evaluate the potential patient with aesthetic and/or medical requests. • Understand the FDA Approved medicines for the sclerosing of both reticular veins and telangiectasias. • Become proficient in aesthetic Sclerotherapy techniques- needle and laser light solutions available. • Gain the technical skills to perform the various Sclerotherapy procedures through Hands-On training. • Learn the medical protocols to treat reflux in leg veins using injection sclerotherapy, and the various laser options and/or intense pulsed light therapies used for facial veins and leg veins. • Understand when to perform specific diagnostic studies and the importance of ultrasound, vein mapping, and other non-invasive studies as it relates to patients indicated with venous insufficiency or incompetence. • Learn the importance of post-treatment compression for the destruction of reticular veins as well as patient comfort. • Learn to implement specific strategies for marketing and practice growth through patient referrals, website marketing opportunities, and marketing to your present patient base.
Feb 23, 2019 | CME 8.00 | USD $1499 | Nashville, Tennessee
Botox Training Course is organized by Empire Medical Training and will be held on Feb 23, 2019 at Homewood Suites by Hilton Nashville Vanderbilt, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Physicians, Nurses, Dentists, and other Licensed Healthcare Professionals who are eager to learn a specific skill set associated with mastering the injectable procedures. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 8.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Course Description: The Botox Training classes are very complete and encompass all aspects needed to fully integrate this new procedure so that you can immediately begin performing these techniques on your own. The general format of the Botox workshop is to receive very detailed lectures in the morning followed by intensive hands-on training in the afternoon with real patients. The workshop gives you the opportunity to use real Botulinum Toxin (Botox) products on actual live volunteers, all medicines and supplies needed that would be used in the training are provided as part of your tuition price. Attendees are also welcome to bring along a friend or companion if you choose to use them for your Botox injection training. There is no charge to volunteers for receiving these free injections. If you are unable to bring a volunteer to the course, Empire will provide you with real patients for the hands-on portion of the Botox Training class. Hands-On Training: Unlike some seminars, our programs are not demonstration only. In fact, attendees are expected and required to administer Botulinum Toxin (Botox) on patients in order to receive their certification. The afternoon session is reserved for intensive hands-on training, where our instructors will be carefully monitoring your technique and style of injecting to help improve your skills. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 01 - 02, 2019 | CME 12.50 | USD $495 | Nashville, Tennessee
PLI19: Physician Leadership Institute is organized by State Volunteer Mutual Insurance Company (SVMIC) and will be held from Mar 01 - 02, 2019 at Nashville Airport Marriott, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is physicians who are in or are preparing to be in leadership roles within medical group practices. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 12.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Conference Objectives: Learn strategies to meet these challenges during this two-day seminar. The seminar covers a wide variety of extremely timely and pertinent topics, including: • Being a Physician Leader • Practice Finances • Payment Reform • Human Resources • Physician Behavior • Conflict and Disruptive Behavior • Compliance Issues • Organizational Governance and Culture Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 08 - 09, 2019 | CME 10.00 | USD $4797 | Nashville, Tennessee
Botulinum Toxins & Dermal Fillers & Frontline TMJ & Orofacial Pain is organized by American Academy of Facial Esthetics (AAFE) and will be held from Mar 08 - 09, 2019 at Tampa, Florida, 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. Accreditation Information : • You will receive 10 CE participation hours each for these successfully completed live patient courses - Botulinum Toxin Training, Dermal Filler Training, and Frontline TMJ/Orofacial Pain Training. • The American Academy of Facial Esthetics designates this activity for 8 continuing education credits. Botox & Dermal Fillers Level 1 Course Objectives are : • 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. Frontline TMJ and Facial Pain Course Objectives are : • 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 any more. • Simple, easy ways to quickly identify if 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. • Understand when to use different chemotherapeutics such as sterile saline, lidocaine, and botulinum toxin for differential diagnosis, pain management, and the best short-term and long-term successful therapeutic outcomes. • Learn when to treat and when to refer orofacial pain patients. • Common sense diagnosis and treatment planning for TMJ syndrome, headaches and orofacial pain patients. • Medical insurance reimbursement for the dental/medical practice for myofascial pain patients with a full list of diagnosis and treatment codes to help you get started immediately. • Observe many model patients during the day. • One on one comprehensive mentored instruction as you work hands-on your model patient. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 08 - 10, 2019 | USD $75 | Nashville, Tennessee
Hired MD is organized by Mantra Meetings and will be held from Mar 08 - 10, 2019 at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Nashville Downtown, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America. The intent of this meeting is to create a “meeting in a box” of key topic areas that new and experienced physicians should consider when looking for employment. These topic areas cross specialties and could be franchised to benefit other specialty groups including, but not limited to Pediatrics, Primary Care, Cardiology, Oncology, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Orthopedics, Women’s Health and almost all other specialties. Description: HIRED MD is a 1-2 day conference focused on two key groups of physicians: 1) Physicians who are completing residency and/or fellowship and are looking to be hired. Topics for this group include: • Negotiating contracts and evaluating an offer • Background checking potential employers • Understanding billing • Practice overhead and percentages/partnership • Building your resume • The Pros and Cons of Society Membership • Climbing the ladder or Job Hopping 2) Physicians who have more than 5 years’ experience and are looking to make a change. Topics for this group include: • Preparing to sell your practice • Transitioning from University/Hospital Based to Private Practice and vice versa • Deciding to go out on your own • Building Your Practice, including research, partnerships with industry • Opportunities outside of patient care, the pros and cons of being a CMO • Work-Life Balance For all, lectures on professionalism, health and wellbeing and the importance of clinical care will be included. Lectures will be in two separate tracks: New Hire track - which would include Fellows/Residents and those clinicians with less than one year of experience Experienced Track - which would include all clinicians currently in a position looking to make a change. Lectures will take place from 8 AM to 12noon the following day followed by a sponsored luncheon program with a presentation. The conference will coordinate any prescreening phone interviews, etc. for candidates prior to the conference and will schedule and confirm interviews. Learning Objectives: • The afternoon is dedicated to INTERVIEWS with employers LOOKING FOR GREAT CANDIDATES • Perfect for Companies, Universities, Private Practice and Hospitals who are looking to recruit the BEST candidates in Pain Management and Interventional Pain Management specifically • Registration includes access to job openings and employers looking to hire • Sponsorship includes the ability to post job openings and schedule interviews with candidates • Sessions on how to properly assess an offer and read a contract - What are the loopholes and how to negotiate terms in YOUR favor • What to do in an interview and WHAT NOT to do • Transitioning mid-career • How to transition if your first job wasn’t the right fit • Sessions on how to INTERVIEW your potential EMPLOYERS Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 09, 2019 | USD $125 | Nashville, Tennessee
Health, Beauty & Wellness Conference is organized by Mantra Meetings and will be held on Mar 09, 2019 at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Nashville Downtown, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America. Description: Health, Beauty, and Wellness welcomes the opportunity to expand our minds of where science meets wellness. The event will bring together like-minded physicians, practitioners, and individuals looking to broaden their practice to the beauty and wellness industry. The goal is to present cutting-edge research, data, technology, and information to all levels and provide a forum to interact and discuss opportunities within these growing industries. There will be many opportunities for you to network with colleagues, attend educational sessions and expand your knowledge on innovative possibilities. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 11 - 14, 2019 | CME 20.00 | USD $745 | Nashville, Tennessee
38th Annual Series Emergency Medicine & Acute Care: A Critical Appraisal is organized by The Center for Medical Education, Inc and will be held from Mar 11 - 14, 2019 at Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Physicians, PAs and NPs who practice in emergency departments and are seeking an evidence-based, literature-focused update in controversial areas of emergency care. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 20 CME Credits. Course Description: A Focused, Evidence-Based Course Designed to Significantly Advance Your Practice of Emergency Medicine. Come Join Us for Our 38th Annual Series! Take a break to recharge with friends, family and colleagues in some truly world-class destinations while attending a course designed to challenge and inspire and which, because of its unique format and content, has had over 47,000 participants since inception. The Emergency Medicine & Acute Care course series has been presented over 400 times and has been held throughout the United States as well as in Canada, Mexico, Panama, Bermuda, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Costa Rica, Chile, London and Paris. Learning Objectives: After attending this course, participants will be able to: • Discuss key points from the literature regarding leading-edge Emergency Medicine topics • Discuss literature-based recommendations for practice improvement • Effectively translate the acquired strategies into improved diagnostics and subsequently implement a better treatment plan for their patients Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.