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.
11th Annual Advances in Neurology 2019: June 21-22, 2019 from Jun 21, 2019 07:30 AM to Jun 22, 2019 12:40 PMChurchill Downs, 700 Central Ave, Louisville, KY 40208, Trophy Room,
The 11th annual Advances in Neurology course hosted by the University Of Louisville Department Of Neurology will be held in conjunction with the annual spring meeting of the Commonwealth Neurological Society. The conference will offer continuing medical education credit, as well as, continuing education credit for nurses, nurse practitioners, and other allied health professionals. This year’s focus will be on stroke, headache and epilepsy.
Rheumatology Update: Highlights from ACR 2018 - July 11, 2019Jul 11, 2019 from 09:00 AM to 02:00 PMDisney’s Grand Floridian, Lake Buena Vista, Florida,
Rheumatology Update: Highlights from ACR 2018 will focus on analysis of the science presented during the American College of Rheumatology 2018 Scientific Congress and its application to clinical practice. Topics will focus on: new molecules in rheumatic diseases; strategies and therapies in rheumatoid arthritis; outcomes, epidemiology, imaging and safety in rheumatic diseases; spondyloarthropathies; and, osteoarthritis – emerging treatments and strategies.
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.
17th Annual Child Neurology Symposium: Neurology for the General Practitioner - August 2, 2019Aug 02, 2019 from 07:30 AM to 04:45 PMRudd Heart and Lung Center 15th floor, 201 Abraham Flexner Way, Louisville, KY 40202,
This year’s focus will be topics in Child Neurology that every general practitioner should know. Topics will include approach to developmental delay, management of cerebral palsy, pediatric movement disorders, managing seizure emergencies, emergency exam techniques, seizure mimickers, and evaluation of the weak child.
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.
12th Annual Perspectives in Rheumatic Diseases - September 20-21, 2019 from Sep 20, 2019 06:30 AM to Sep 21, 2019 04:30 PMThe Bellagio, 3600 S Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas, NV,
The 12th Annual Perspectives in Rheumatic Diseases, a continuing medical education conference that explores the latest advances in the treatment and management of rheumatic diseases. This activity has been designed to provide a forum for rheumatologists, family practice physicians, internists, nurses, nurse practitioners, pharmacists and physician assistants to receive relevant and timely information regarding the most recent developments in managing patients with rheumatic diseases.
Diagnosing and Treating Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS-D) for Primary Care Clinicians from Sep 25, 2019 12:00 PM to Mar 11, 2020 12:00 PMVarious Dates and Locations - See Below,
This activity will provide physicians and mid-level providers a good foundation of the symptoms, diagnostic approaches and treatment therapies for patients with irritable bowel syndrome with diarrhea (IBS-D) and IBS-C (constipation).
3rd Annual Spine Symposium 2019: Updates on Contemporary Management of Spinal Disorders - October 3, 2019Oct 03, 2019 from 07:40 AM to 03:30 PMLouisville Water Tower, 3005 River Rd, Louisville, KY 40207,
This symposium will present a multidisciplinary approach needed for the care and treatment of patients with neurological spinal diseases in order to educate and inform healthcare providers about best current practices and future treatment and rehabilitation directions.
8th Annual ISPCOP Symposium 2019: Outcomes and Enhanced Recovery after Bariatric Surgery in Patients with Morbid Obesity - October 21, 2019Oct 21, 2019 from 06:00 PM to 09:00 PMOrlando, Florida – Venue Location TBD,
Morbidly obese patients are a special challenge for anesthesiologists due to their unique pathophysiology. Knowledge and diagnosis of impaired physiology is critical to provide safe anesthesia and perioperative care. Anesthesia and perioperative care have an impact on short term and long term outcomes. Enhanced recovery after bariatric surgery (ERABS) has become a rising concept. This course allows experts to share their knowledge about pathophysiology and diagnostics with practicing anesthesiologists. New insights into the development of the latest concept of ERABS will enhance the understanding to provide safe perioperative management of the morbidly obese patient.