Events

Events

Emerging Therapies for PBC, NASH, ESLD and HCC Seminar Series 2017 February 25, 2017 - June 24, 2017 from May 13, 2017 07:30 AM to Jun 24, 2017 03:00 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 Cirrhosis (PBS) and Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis (PSC) a series of one-day, interactive seminars will be offered in ten cities in 2017 is planned to launch in beginning February 25. 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.
The 3rd Annual Neurology/Psychiatry Summit: Brain-Mind-Body, An Integrated Neuropsychiatric Approach for Primary Care, Neurology and Psychiatry - June 23-24, 2017 from Jun 23, 2017 06:45 AM to Jun 24, 2017 03:45 PMRenaissance Washington, DC Hotel, 999 9th Street NW,Washington, DC 20001,
The 3rd Annual Summit in Neurology & Psychiatry (SNaP) is a two-day continuing medical education conference that will present current best practice procedures for the diagnosis, treatment, and management of psychiatric and neurologic disorders and conditions to primary care physicians, neurologists and psychiatrists.
2017 Neuro-Oncology Symposium - July 8, 2017Jul 08, 2017 from 09:00 AM to 05:00 PMRudd Heart and Lung Conference Center, Great Halls 1 & 2, 201 Abraham Flexner Way, Louisville, KY 40202,
This symposium will present a multidisciplinary approach needed for the care and treatment of patients with neuro-oncological diseases in order to educate and inform health care providers, patients, and their caregivers about best current practices and future treatment and rehabilitation directions for patients with neuro-oncologic diseases. Several disciplines will be represented including neurosurgery, neurology, radiation oncology, physical medicine and rehabilitation, neuropathology, and neuro-oncology. It is also expected that this cross-sectional platform will stimulate innovative and insightful research in research in a collaborative environment and improve the regional standard of care.
An Advanced Workshop on Gynecologic Laparoscopic Anatomy Urogynecology & Minimally Invasive Surgery - August 25-26, 2017 from Aug 25, 2017 07:45 AM to Aug 26, 2017 05:00 PMAmbulatory Care Building, 550 S. Jackson Street, Louisville, KY 40202,
This course is designed for gynecologists with advanced laparoscopic skills who wish to expand their knowledge of the anatomy and dissection of retroperitoneal space and the space of Retzius. This extensive two-day course will expose the participants to the knowledge and expertise of world-renowned laparoscopic surgeons who will guide them through didactics and hands on cadaveric sessions.
Inaugural Solid Tumor Case Review Conference: Challenges with Evolving Therapies in GU Cancer, Lung Cancer and Melanoma - September 9, 2017Sep 09, 2017 from 07:30 AM to 04:30 PMRenaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel, 1 W Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL,
This one day activity will consist of case presentations, lectures, debates and panel discussions by leading experts in the areas of lung cancer, melanoma and GU cancers. The focus of the meeting will be increasing the understanding of immune therapy and the integration of these therapies into currently used interventions in these cancers. It will address the identified overall deficit added to the armamentarium of interventions used by community-based oncologists to treat some of the most common cancers encountered in their practices.
10th Annual Perspectives in Rheumatic Diseases - September 15-16, 2017 from Sep 15, 2017 06:30 AM to Sep 16, 2017 04:15 PMThe Bellagio, 3600 Las Vegas Blvd. S, Las Vegas, NV,
The 10th 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. By remaining current on the advances in the treatment of rheumatic diseases—particularly the newest evidence regarding the optimum use of the biologic agents—clinicians will be able to provide state-of-the-art therapeutic options to their patients.
2017 Spine Symposium - September 22, 2017Sep 22, 2017 from 07:00 AM to 12:45 PMChurchill Downs Trophy Room, 700 Central Ave, Louisville, KY 40208,
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.
Motor Retraining (MoRe) for Functional Movement Disorders: A Multidisciplinary Treatment Approach - October 6-7, 2017Oct 06, 2017 from 06:00 PM to 12:45 PMThe Brown Hotel, 335 W Broadway, 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, Frazier Rehab and the Mayo Clinic in MN will present a unique mix of lectures and practical training opportunities to gain knowledge and skills on treatment of FMD patients
6th Annual ISPCOP Symposium 2017: Perioperative Obesity, What’s New, What’s Next in 2017 - October 23, 2017Oct 23, 2017 from 06:00 PM to 09:00 PMSeaport Hotel Plaza Ballroom AB Boston, MA,
The focus of the symposium is to discuss predictors for the difficult airway and for the use of ultrasound for airway prediction. Likewise, ultrasound can be used for assessment of the filling status of the stomach in morbidly obese patients. Other topics are the use of supraglottic airways in adult morbidly obese patients and the dosing requirements for obese children undergoing general anesthesia.
17th Annual Caribbean Dermatology Symposium - January 16-20, 2018 from Jan 16, 2018 02:00 PM to Jan 20, 2018 11:45 PMWestin St. Maarten Dawn Beach Hotel, St. Maarten, Netherland Antilles,
The 17th Annual Caribbean Dermatology Symposium features an educational program with internationally-known faculty who will provide the latest updates in medical dermatology and the diagnosis and treatment of various dermatologic conditions and cutting-edge education in managing diseases of the skin. Participants will gain insight and knowledge that will be immediately useful in the care of your patients.