Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

2018 Emerging Therapies for PBC, NASH, ESLD and HCC: February 24, 2018 - June 30, 2018

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 Steatohepatitis (NASH), Primary Biliary Cholangitis (PBC) and Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) a series of one-day, interactive seminars will be offered in ten cities in 2018 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.

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Graduate program Visitation Day - March 1, Belknap Campus

UofL offers graduate and professional degrees for advanced studies in 72 areas at the master’s level and 39 in doctoral areas. During our Graduate Visitation Day, prospective graduate students will receive an overview of the University of Louisville's graduate degree programs and gain insight into the decision-making process involved with selecting a graduate school. Most importantly, participants will meet with administrators, faculty members, and current graduate students in their field of study. This gives students an excellent opportunity to visit the University of Louisville's campus and connect with their potential graduate program. Academically talented college juniors and seniors, along with current graduate students who are interested in doctoral studies, are invited to apply. Under-represented minorities are encouraged to apply.

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Jasper Neurology Update 2018 - March 3, 2018

The content of this activity will provide the latest update in 1) evaluation and management of child neurology clinical cases, 2) neuromuscular disorders, 3) neurological emergencies (such as stroke, epilepsy, headache, MS exacerbations, acute flaccid paralysis, and evaluation of coma), 4) movement disorders and 5) neuro-oncology. The initial workup, current guidelines and latest available treatment options, both medical and surgical for the patient with these neurological disorders will be discussed.

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SkINternal Medicine: Dermatology for the Primary Care Provider - April 13, 2018

This first annual conference is designed for and geared towards primary care providers, including physicians and Nurse Practitioners in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, and Pediatrics, and Dermatology NPs and PAs. This course consists of interactive lectures covering high yield, bread and butter dermatology topics including acne, psoriasis, dermatitis, moles, skin infections, and more. Attendees will learn about diagnosis and management of common skin conditions from experienced dermatologists.

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Santa Barbara Dermatology Meeting 2018 - April 20-22, 2018

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.

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Inaugural Perspectives in Digestive Diseases - April 27-28, 2018

This activity has been designed to provide a forum for gastroenterologists, hepatologists, 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 digestive diseases.

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7th annual ISPCOP symposium 2018: Point-of-Care Ultrasound in Patients with Morbid Obesity - October 15, 2018

The main focus of the symposium is to discuss various applications of ultrasound in the morbidly obese patient in the operating room as well as in the intensive care unit. Furthermore, the symposium will give an overview of the latest development in ultrasound-based diagnostics. One portion of the symposium will include hands-on demonstrations of various organ systems including the airway, stomach, and assessment of heart and lungs.

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