Upcoming Medical Conferences in WashingtonSearch Criteria : United States of America
Jul 24 - 28, 2018 | CME 45.00 | USD $1410 | Internal Medicine and General Medicine
Internal Medicine Board Review (IMBR) Course is organized by American College of Physicians (ACP) and will be held from Jul 24 - 28, 2018 at Hilton Bellevue, Bellevue, Washington, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 45.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Important points: • The e-syllabus is a full-color pdf document in excess of 2000 pages. It is not intended for printing. If printed in black and white it will not be readable. • You must download the syllabus to your laptop or tablet prior to attending the course, as there will not be internet access in the meeting room. • You will need software that enables you to take notes on a pdf document. Adobe Reader is a source for free versions of note-taking software. • You should make a backup copy of the e-syllabus. • There are a limited number of outlets in the meeting room. Your device should be fully charged before you arrive. Conference Objectives are : • Increase and refresh knowledge of core topics in internal medicine and the subspecialties through discussion of common and not-so-common clinical problems. • Become adept working on difficult test questions logically and successfully. • Implement changes in clinical practice in accordance with recent advances and clinical guidelines. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
District of Columbia, Washington
3D Printing for Healthcare Summit is organized Roosevelt Strategic Council (RSC) and will be held from Jul 24 - 25, 2018 at Spire Events Center, District of Columbia, Washington, United States of America. The 2018 3D Printing for Healthcare Summit will provide a full spectrum view towards 3D printing’s evolving role within the healthcare industry. The Summit will provide insight on an array of topics that includes, patient-specific 3D printing, permanent implants and prosthetics, anatomical modeling and surgical planning, device development, regulatory and legal considerations, and more. 2018 3D Printing For Healthcare Summit Discussion Points • Developing 3D Printed Medical Devices for Enhanced Patient Health • Transforming Speed to Market of 3D Printed Devices • Developing Advanced 3D Printed Permanent Implants • Providing Patient-Specific 3D Printed Prosthetics for Improved Patient Quality of Life • Advancing 3D Anatomical Models Capabilities to Improve Surgical Planning Processes • Addressing Regulatory and Legal Challenges of 3D Printed Medical Devices • Prototyping Software to Expand 3D Modeling Capabilities • Updates on the FDA’s New Guidance for 3D Printing of Medical Devices • Meeting 510(k) Premarket Approval Application • Identifying Innovative Materials for Future Printing Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jul 27 - Aug 03, 2018 | CME 18.00 | USD $775 | Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Hot Topics in Pediatric Emergencies is organized by Symposia Medicus and will be held from Jul 27 - Aug 03, 2018 at An Alaskan inside passage Cruise, Seattle, Washington, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Pediatric and Emergency physicians, nurse practitioners, PAs, nurses, and other healthcare professionals involved in the clinical care of children. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 18 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Conference Description: The goal of this conference is to increase the knowledge and enhance the competence of attendees. Emphasis will be placed on practical application of the evidence-based topics presented. Topics for this year’s conference have been selected based on the educational needs determined from the identified professional practice gaps. The gaps were derived from a variety of sources including evaluations and outcomes data from past participants; clinical expert input; Symposia Medicus’ online survey; and other medical and nursing data. Conference format will include didactic lectures, case studies, and question and answer sessions. Conference Objectives: • Distinguish among the most common clinical syndromes caused by various gastrointestinal pathogens. • Develop a diagnostic approach to respiratory virus infections considering older and newly discovered pathogens. • Discuss categorical etiologies of respiratory emergencies. • Organize an evaluation for a child who has experienced medical child abuse. • Avoid common pitfalls in diagnosing pediatric orthopedic injuries. • Discuss the techniques that have been shown to enhance healthcare provider communication. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jul 29 - Aug 05, 2018 | CME 16.00 | USD $595 | Optometry
Eye Care Perspectives at See is organized by Dr. Travel Seminars, LLC and will be held from Jul 29 - Aug 05, 2018 at 7-Night Alaska Glacier Bay Cruise, Seattle, Washington, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Optometrists. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 16 CE Credits. Conference Description : Eye care has great potential to be professionally and personally rewarding to the clinical practitioner. Technological advances, both medical and surgical, coupled with the demographics of an increasingly older population, create opportunities for optometrists to become the best provider of primary eye care services to their patients. Interact with fellow practitioners and gain clinical perspectives in assessing and managing a variety of ocular disorders affecting sight. Courses : • Essentials in Cataract Patient Care – 2 hours • Oral Meds in Eye Care – 2 hours • Medical Management of Your Surgical Patients – 3 hours • Corneal Inlay for Presbyopia: What You Should Know – 1 hour • Practice Essentials in Posterior Segment Care – 3 hours • Retinal Vascular Occlusive Disease: See it, Know it, Manage it – 2 hours • Anterior Segment Case Analysis – 2 hours • It’s Time for Crosslinking – 1 hour Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jul 29 - Aug 01, 2018 | CME 7.00 | USD $845 | Healthcare Management
Washington, Dist of Col
Association of Clinicians for the Underserved (ACU) 2018 Annual Conference is organized by Association of Clinicians for the Underserved (ACU) and will be held from Jul 29 - Aug 01, 2018 at Four Seasons Hotel, Washington, D.C., Washington, Dist of Col, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 7 hours of CEUs Course Description: The Annual Conference focuses on bringing clinical leaders of all types together to focus on improving care for the underserved. The conference will feature national leaders and government officials for discussions on cultural competency, patient engagement, workforce recruitment and retention, health information technology and policy and advocacy. Attendees will have the opportunity to hear presentations, participate in workshops, network with colleagues and presenters, visit exhibit tabletops, and view poster presentations. Working together, across the clinical disciplines, we can truly improve both access and quality of care for our underserved communities. The conference will consist of pre-conference workshops, general sessions, workshop education sessions, a poster session, and a trip to Capitol Hill. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
A Week in Pain is organized by Dr. Travel Seminars, LLC and will be held during Jul 29 - Aug 05, 2018 at 7-Night Alaska Glacier Bay Cruise, Seattle, Washington, United States of America. This CME conference has been approved for a maximum of 16 CE Credits. Course Description : This seminar will present material equal to a post-graduate program in orofacial pain but will be presented at a level for even the beginning clinician. The participants will be presented with an overview of a university-based program. Discussion is not invited, it is expected. The International Association for the Study of Pain defines Orofacial Pain as a pain of the face from local causes, neuropathic disorders or referred from distinct sites. Because of the multiple etiologies for pain focusing on the orofacial region, differential diagnosis is often difficult. Distinguishing between odontogenic and non-odontogenic pain, not only can result in treatment failure or success but may result in delayed treatment for ominous conditions. Topics : • Are we looking for pain in all the wrong places? • It does not pain until the brain says it is. • An introduction to pain mechanism by understanding post-implant neuropathy. • The cranial nerve examination – why bother? • Headaches can be a pain in the neck...and elsewhere. • Sam and clinical thinking (Case presentation). • Pharmacotherapy for OFP with emphasis on topical medications for neuropathic pain, how they work and when to use them. • Scary Stuff at the Dentist. Learning Objectives : Those attending this program will gain insight into non-odontogenic sources of orofacial pain; diagnosis and managing. • Understand pain mechanism. • Know how to treat. • Know what to do when thigs go wrong. • Recognize ominous cases. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Summer Seminar in Healthcare Ethics & Surgical Ethics is organized by University of Washington (UW) School of Medicine Continuing Medical Education and will be held from Jul 30 - Aug 03, 2018 at UW South Campus Center, Seattle, Washington, United States of America Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Aug 01 - 03, 2018 | USD $425 | Infectious Disease
Washington, Dist Of Col
The North American Housing and HIV Research Summit IX: Structural Interventions and Ending the Epidemic is organized by National Aids Housing Coalition (NAHC) and will be held from Aug 01 - 03, 2018 at Capital Hilton, Washington, Dist of Col, United States of America. Conference Description: This Conference provides a unique, interdisciplinary forum where researchers, persons living with HIV (PLWH), policy analysts, service providers, and conference participants from a wide array of backgrounds have an opportunity to engage in in-depth discussions surrounding new research findings that further define the ways housing and other social determinants affect PLWH and international conversations to end the HIV epidemic. Since its inception, the Housing and HIV Research Summit series has served as the premier venue for informing HIV/AIDS housing policy and structural interventions; which creates the space necessary for theory and research to be discussed and translated into policies and action. Topics of interest include: • Housing as Healthcare • Housing as Prevention • Evidence Strategies and Practical tools for inclusion of social and structural interventions such as housing, employment and food security in plans to end the epidemic • The “Housing First” model for delivery of housing and related support services. • Effective age-related interventions, specifically for youth and those 50 and above. • Care, well-being, and quality of life of people living with HIV and AIDS. • Wholistic health and viral suppression. • Connection between social determinants and viral suppression. • Viral suppression and health care utilization. • Connection between social determinants and HIV prevention • Economics and the business case for structural interventions and plans ending the HIV/AIDS epidemic. • Development of state and local plans to End the epidemic. • HIV Undetectable=Untransmittable (U=U): • HIV-specific housing in the changing world of HIV and housing. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Aug 01, 2018 | USD $190 | Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Renewal - HeartCode BLS Option is organized by Newcastle Training Centers (NTC) and will be held on Aug 01, 2018 at Overlake Hospital Medical Center, Bellevue, Washington, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Aug 01 - 02, 2018 | Nutrition
Washington, Dist of Col
Sustainable Diets, Food, and Nutrition: A Workshop is organized by The Health and Medicine Division of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine (HMD-NASEM) and will be held from Aug 01 - 02, 2018 at National Academy of Sciences, Washington, Dist of Col, United States of America. The Food Forum of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will review the current and emerging knowledge on the concept of sustainable diets within the field of food and nutrition. The workshop will explore sustainable diets and relevant impacts for cross-sector partnerships, policy, and research. Workshop presenters will discuss how sustainable diets influence dietary patterns, the food system, and population and public health. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.