Events

Events

Emerging Therapies for PBC, NASH and ESLD and HCC Seminar Series 2018-2019 from Feb 09, 2019 07:30 AM to Jun 22, 2019 03:45 PMVarious Dates and Locations - See Below,
As the prevalence and severity of liver disease increases in the United States, largely due to chronic viral hepatitis and fatty liver disease, the need for education and training programs among physicians and mid-level providers has escalated. With on-going research and new pharmacological agents being tested, the SC Liver Research Consortium is uniquely positioned to bring cutting-edge information to the medical community. With a focus on Non-Alcohol Stetohepatitis (NASH), Primary Biliary Cholangitis (PBC) and Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) a series of one-day, interactive seminars will be offered in 12 cities. Faculty for this innovative program will be comprised of clinical and research experts who practice locally. The faculty team is comprised for two physicians and one nurse practitioner or physician assistant who will provide a team-based approach to diagnosis, treatment and patient care.
Skin Disease Education Foundation’s 43rd Annual Hawaii Dermatology Seminar - February 17-22, 2019 from Feb 17, 2019 06:30 AM to Feb 22, 2019 12:30 PMHilton Waikoloa, 69-425 Waikoloa Beach Dr, Waikoloa Village, HI ,
For 43 years, the SDEF’s Annual Hawaii Dermatology Seminar has trained new and seasoned dermatologists as well as dermatology residents, physician assistants, and nurses in the use of new dermatologic discoveries, procedures, and treatments.
2019 Jasper Neurology Update - March 2, 2019Mar 02, 2019 from 07:55 AM to 12:15 PMMedical Arts Conference Center, 721 West 13th Stree Jasper, IN 47546 ,
The content of this activity will provide the latest update in the evaluation and management of stroke/TIA prevention and treatment, epilepsy update, including discussion on seizure precautions and psychogenic events, headache, including red flags, prophylactic steps and rescue drugs and memory and mood disorders, including initial work-up, mimics, safety issues and treating depression and anxiety.
Motor Retraining (MoRe) for Functional Movement Disorders: A Multidisciplinary Treatment Approach - March 23, 2019Mar 22, 2019 from 06:00 PM to 04:30 PMRudd Heart and Lung, 200 Abraham Flexner Way, Louisville, KY 40202,
The University of Louisville Physicians Movement Disorders Clinic in collaboration with Frazier Rehab Institute is offering a CME/CE activity to learn about functional movement disorders (FMD) with a focus on a pragmatic, multidisciplinary treatment approach. The Motor Retraining (MoRe) program for FMD was established at Frazier in 2014 following a model developed at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. The program employs successful treatment rehabilitation strategies using physical, occupational and speech therapy as well as cognitive behavioral therapy modules. Faculty from UofL and Frazier Rehab will present a unique mix of lectures and practical training opportunities to gain knowledge and skills on treatment of FMD patients
SkINternal Medicine 2019: Dermatology for the Non-Dermatologist - April 12, 2019Apr 12, 2019 from 07:00 AM to 05:00 PMUniversity of Louisville, ShelbyHurst Campus Founders Union Building, 450 N. Whittington Pkwy Louisville, KY 40222,
University of Louisville Dermatology Spring Meeting - May 17, 2019May 17, 2019 from 12:00 PM to 05:30 PM3810 Springhurst Blvd., Louisville, KY 40241,
This year the focus of our course is on Pediatric Dermatology. The meeting will begin with presentation of patients with dermatologic problems that are challenging in terms of diagnosis, management or are classic examples of diseases seen in children. Both live and virtual patients will be presented. Examination of the patients will be followed by a discussion in which relevant pathology is discussed as well as diagnostic and management considerations. The case discussion will be followed by a one-hour lecture delivered by our visiting professor, Megha Tollefson, MD from Mayo Clinic. The session will conclude with a CLIA test.
Santa Barbara Dermatology Meeting 2019: May 31 - June 2, 2019 from May 31, 2019 08:00 AM to Jun 02, 2019 12:15 PMOjai Valley Inn & Spa, 905 Country Club Road, Ojai, CA 93023,
Each year, nationally recognized leaders in medical, procedural and aesthetic medicine convene in Santa Barbara to discuss and review the current state of knowledge in their respective dermatologic specialties. This program in medical dermatology features key clinical topics, including atopic dermatitis, acne vulgaris, cutaneous cancers, rosacea, psoriasis, and other important issues.
Mastering the Difficult Airway Course - June 1, 2019Jun 01, 2019 from 07:00 AM to 05:15 PMParis Simulation Center, Instructional Building, School of Medicine, University of Louisville, KY, 40292 ,
This one-day CME course will focus on helping MD, CRNA, RN and RT to understand and master management of difficult airway. It will offer lectures in the morning and hands on practice with simulation based learning in the afternoon. Participants will learn how to manage patients with difficult airways, cervical spine injuries, facial injuries & much more. It will review new and old but under taught skills like awake fiber optic intubations, videolaryngoscopy, as well as invasive and non-invasive airway management.
2019 Bluegrass Regional Movement Disorders Symposium - June 7- 8, 2019Jun 07, 2019 from 06:00 PM to 11:50 AMJW Marriott Indianapolis 10 S West Street Indianapolis, Indiana 46204,
The Bluegrass Regional Movement Disorders Symposium bring together leaders in Movement Disorders from Indiana, Kentucky, Tennessee, and Ohio. The event will be an excellent opportunity to learn about new developments in Movement Disorders and is designed for primary care providers, internists, geriatricians, general neurologists, and physicians in training and others in the health profession who will be exposed to patients with Parkinson disease or other movement disorders.
Neuro-Oncology 2019: Advanced Treatment Paradigms of Meningioma - July 27, 2019Jul 27, 2019 from 08:00 AM to 04:00 PMRudd Heart and Lung Conference Center, Great Halls 1 & 2, 201 Abraham Flexner Way, Louisville, KY 40202,
Meningioma is the most common type of tumor that forms in the head, and though 85% of diagnosed meningioms are categorized as benign, these tumors still cause side effects and issues for the patient. In this course, experts in meningioma diagnosis and treatment will provide updates in the latest treatment options for meningioma and cover risk factors and indicators for treatment. Neurosurgeons, neurologists, radiologists, oncologists, radiation oncologists, primary care providers, nurses, and patients are encouraged to attend.
Rheumatology Updates 2019 - August 16-17, 2019 from Aug 16, 2019 07:30 AM to Aug 17, 2019 04:00 PMGriffis Faculty Club at Weill Cornell Medical College 521 E. 68th Street, New York, NY 10065,
Rheumatology Updates 2019 will present major clinical topics in the field of rheumatology providing an in-depth review of the underlying immune and inflammatory mechanisms of rheumatic diseases, highlighting the differential diagnoses of rheumatic diseases and current treatment strategies to achieve optimal outcomes.