Topics in Internal Medicine and Critical Care Italy and Greek Isles Cruise

◦Antibiotic Treatment Guidelines: Separating fact from fiction ◦Critical Review of the 2016 Surviving Sepsis Campaign ◦Fungal Infections in the ICU ◦ARDS Clinical Update ◦Infection control practices in the ICU: What is the evidence? ◦Management of Embolic Stroke ◦Critical Care Controversies: Transfusion in the ICUs ◦Forces of Change: The Physician's Place in the Evolution of Modern Healthcare ◦Physician Leadership: The Mirror and the Lamp. What is Takes to be an Ef...
Continuing Education, Inc

Topics in Sports Medicine and Infectious Diseases Eastern Caribbean Cruise

1.Exercised induced asthma and vocal cord dysfunction in the approach to athletes with shortness of breath or chronic fatigue ◦Describe the differential diagnosis of shortness of breath in athletes vs. chronic fatigue. 2.The pre-participation sports physical: Making it a worthwhile exercise for parents, athletes and medical personnel. ◦Explain the appropriate work-up of infections mono and safe return to play. 3.Hand, finger, wrist injuries in athletes. (includes splinting vs. surgic...
Continuing Education, Inc

Cardiology for PCP's Southern Caribbean Cruise

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Continuing Education, Inc

Topics in Allergy, Immunology and Pediatric ENT Disorders Western Caribbean Cruise

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Continuing Education, Inc

Infectious Diseases 2019 Update Australia and New Zealand Cruise

1.Update Adult Vaccines ◦List vaccine preventable infections and their burden ◦ List appropriate vaccines for adults; List strategies to increase uptake of adult vaccines 2.Antimicrobial Stewardship ◦List the benefits of stewardship ◦ List interventions to improve antibiotic use 3.Update Respiratory Infections (RTIs) ◦List common pathogens of RTIs ◦ List appropriate diagnosis and treatment of RTIs 4.Update UTIs ◦Describe the difference of asymptomatic bacteriuria from...
Continuing Education, Inc

Topics in Critical/Intensive Care, Addiction Medicine, Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Obesity Western Caribbean Cruise

1.Overview of substance use disorders (addiction) and diversion: epidemiology, etiology, diagnosis and pharmacological and pharmacokinetic properties of commonly abused substances - Part one ◦Describe the scope of the problem of substance-related disorders (substance use, abuse, diversion) 2.Overview of substance use disorders (addiction) and diversion: epidemiology, etiology, diagnosis and pharmacological and pharmacokinetic properties of commonly abused substances - Part two, and Conseq...
Continuing Education, Inc

Medical Ethics and Legal Medicine Eastern Caribbean Cruise February 2019

◦ETHICS & BIOETHICS 1 Hour ◦REGULATION OF MEDICAL PRACTICE - Overview of Federal and State Laws 1 Hour ◦ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORDS (EHR) versus ELECTRONIC MEDICAL RECORDS (EMR) 1 Hour ◦END-OF-LIFE DECISIONS - Ethical and Legal Issues 1 Hour ◦FEDERAL AND STATE REGULATION OF PAIN MANAGEMENT 2 Hours ◦MEDICAL AND FORENSIC EXPERT WITNESS AND TESTIMONY 1 Hour ◦OFFICIAL DISABILITY GUIDELINES AND AMA GUIDES IN WORKERS COMPENSATION AND NON-OCCUPATIONAL INJURIES 2 Hours ...
Continuing Education, Inc

Nephrology Essentials and Case Studies Eastern Caribbean Cruise Co-Sponsored with School of Medicine, SUNY at Stony Brook

To provide the physician with a working knowledge of clinically relevant and up-to-date topics in clinical nephrology using a combined lecture and case study approach. This review will provide a practical overview of commonly encountered problems in clinical nephrology, focusing on prevention, diagnosis, and management. For each topic, nephrology essentials will be reviewed and illustrative cases explored and discussed. Participants will be invited to share their clinical experiences, concerns...
Continuing Education, Inc

Topics in Primary Care and Rheumatology Eastern Caribbean Cruise

1.Rheumatoid arthritis: Diagnosis and management ◦Diagnose and initiate treatment of rheumatoid arthritis 2.Lupus: A case-based approach ◦List the most common clinical and laboratory features of lupus 3. Sjogren&aposs syndrome: Beyond sicca ◦Identify extra-glandular features of Sjogren's syndrome and outline a treatment plan for most common manifestations. 4.Scleroderma: A systemic disease ◦Describe key clinical features scleroderma. ◦Accurately select patients who require...
Continuing Education, Inc

Neonatal Intensive Care Nursing Exam Review - Mission Hills

This course is designed for the neonatal intensive care nurse preparing to take the certification exam. The course begins with a review of the test plan, practice requirements and test-taking strategies as well as how to avoid common mistakes and pitfalls made during study preparation and answering test questions. The remainder of the course will focus on core components of the test plan that are essential for caring for the high-risk newborn along with opportunities for the learner to practic...
MED-ED

CEN Exam Review - Hollywood, FL

This course is a review of emergency nursing designed to assist the participant in successfully obtaining CEN certification. The course offers lectures, graphics, videos and practice questions in many of the areas that are tested on the CEN Exam. This review will provide not only a knowledge base for successfully completing the exam, but also a foundation for further study as the participant works towards emergency nursing certification. Why Be Certified Successfully completing the Certifi...
MED-ED

Gerontological Nursing Exam Review - Mission Hills

This two-day review course is designed to help prepare the registered nurse to take the Gerontological Nursing Exam offered by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. The following core areas will be covered: aging principles and theories, normal aging changes, dementia, depression, delirium, cardiopulmonary problems, health promotion, neurological diseases, pharmacologic issues, hematologic and immunologic problems, GI/GU issues, environments of care and end-of-life issues. Practice questio...
MED-ED

Medical-Surgical Nursing Exam Review - Mission Hills

This two-day course is designed to provide nurses with the tools, confidence and knowledge to successfully complete the Medical-Surgical Nursing Exam. The exam content outlines and blueprints from the ANCC and MSNCB were used to develop this program. Topics covered from the exam content outlines will include: review of body systems, cardiac, pulmonary, neurologic, gastrointestinal, renal, genitourinary, reproductive, endocrine, hematologic, musculoskeletal, immune and more. Pathophysiology of ...
MED-ED

OCN® Exam Review - Mission Hills

This program is designed for oncology nurses seeking a general oncology review in preparation for the ONCC® OCN Exam. We will focus on the following categories from the 2016 OCN blueprint: cancer epidemiology, health promotion and cancer screening, scientific basis for practice, treatment modalities, symptom management, psychosocial care, oncologic emergencies, palliative/end-of-life care and survivorship. This is not meant to be an introductory course, but rather a comprehensive review of ba...
MED-ED

GRAND JAPAN CRUISE - Medical/Dental Advances in Japan

Medical/Dental Advances in Japan CME/CE Lecture Seminars for Medical, Dental, Nursing and Allied Healthcare Professionals This Seminar is planned for 14 Continuing Education Credit Hours. Planned In Country Healthcare Topics Include: - Healthcare System Overview - Treatment and Prevention Strategies for Common Chronic Illnesses - Dental Healthcare Updates: Delivery & Treatment - Top Medical/Disease Issues: Challenges & Conquests - Updates in Travel Medicine & Medicine at Sea - Pre...
Professional Education Society

YATCHING THE HARBORS OF CROATIA: Current Medical/Dental Health Issues in the Adriatic

Current Medical/Dental Health Issues in the Adriatic CME/CE Lecture Seminars for Medical, Dental, Nursing and Allied Healthcare Professionals This Seminar is planned for 12 Continuing Education Credit Hours CME/CE Professional Seminar Fee: $695 Seminar Attendance Fee: $450 CME/CE credits, Certificates of Completion and possible tax deductible guidelines will be provided for registered Professional Seminar attendees Certificates of Attendance will be provided for ALL registered seminar...
Professional Education Society

CCRN Exam Review (Adult) - Honolulu

This two-day course provides the critical care nurse with a review of AACN’s core curriculum. The agenda combines central knowledge-based lectures for nurses working in the ICU with an essential review of nursing care and interventions according to the AACN exam blueprint for the critical care provider. This review is not an introduction to the environment of the ICU, but a comprehensive update for the professional already in practice at the bedside and preparing for the certification examin...
MED-ED

Nurse Executive Exam Review (Basic & Advanced) - Honolulu

The nurse executive-advanced and nurse executive board certification examinations are competency-based assessments to validate knowledge related to the art and science of nursing leadership. Nurse executives taking this course will learn about operational structures and processes that support nursing excellence, exemplary professional practice, transformational leadership, knowledge management and the development of new knowledge and innovations. This course will not only prepare the nurse exe...
MED-ED

Tenth Annual PA's Guide to the Musculoskeletal Galaxy

For a decade, PAs have turned to this engaging course to elevate their skills and knowledge of critical topics across the orthopaedic specialties. Faculty share their expertise from injuries to the spine, shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand to hip, knee, ankle and foot. Small breakout sessions on common radiology cases, physical exam techniques, and management of fractures in the ER engage participants in an interactive learning experience. Plus, participate in options hands-on pre-course works...
American Academy of PAs

Redefining Breast Cancer Treatment with Personalized Medicine: HER2+ Cases

This educational series seeks to address the management of HR+, TNBC, and HER2+ breast cancer with virtual round-table discussions by expert faculty, using case-based scenarios.
The France Foundation

Redefining Breast Cancer Treatment with Personalized Medicine: TNBC Cases

This educational series seeks to address the management of HR+, TNBC, and HER2+ breast cancer with virtual round-table discussions by expert faculty, using case-based scenarios.
The France Foundation

Redefining Breast Cancer Treatment with Personalized Medicine: HR+ Cases

This educational series seeks to address the management of HR+, TNBC, and HER2+ breast cancer with virtual round-table discussions by expert faculty, using case-based scenarios.
The France Foundation

Exploring the Evolving Landscape in Renal Cell Carcinoma

This education seeks to address the challenges clinicians face in managing advanced RCC, including the need to keep up with new data on all treatment options, selection of therapies on an individual case basis, using the optimal sequence or combination, and effectively managing side effects of all agents.
The France Foundation

Movement Beyond Laxatives: Evolving Pharmacologic Options for IBS-C and CIC

IBS-C and CIC are highly prevalent conditions that negatively impact Quality of Life and pose a significant economic burden on the healthcare system. Because so many patients self-treat the conditions, estimates of the number of Americans that suffer from IBS-C and CIC vary widely ranging from 2% to 27% of the population. Despite the $400 million dollars that are spent on laxatives each year, constipation still accounts for 2.5 million physician visits annually in the U.S. revealing a desperat...
freeCE.com

2018 CURRENTS: Annual Nursing Conference - Savannah

For 35 years, nurses across the nation have chosen CURRENTS as the conference that prepares them for the management of the high-acuity patient. Today’s healthcare providers of every field need a breadth of specialized knowledge, skills and experience to promote patient safety and ensure optimum outcomes. At CURRENTS 2018, a group of select experts will provide attendees with in-depth concepts of patient care along with new technologies that inform and support evidence-based, safe care for th...
MED-ED

Advances in the Multidisciplinary Management of Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC): Strategies for Incorporating Emerging Immunotherapy Treatment Options

Expert faculty, Richard Finn, MD, discusses treatment options and strategies in a case-based approach for two patients who have failed conventional therapies and may be candidates for immunotherapy. The activity features an online virtual patient platform that affords clinicians an opportunity to absorb relevant clinical and evidence-based information. The purpose of the activity is to inform clinicians on integrating immunotherapy into treatment options of advanced hepatocellular carcinoma pa...
ACHL

Maternal-Fetal Imaging 2019: Advances in OB-GYN Ultrasound

Sharpen your imaging and diagnostic skills at this annual advanced OB-GYN ultrasound three-day CME conference. Hone your ability to accurately detect anomalies in a variety of screening scenarios, including complicated and high risk situations. Using both lecture and case-based approaches, faculty will cover imaging and diagnosis of abnormalities of critical fetal anatomical structures, with special emphasis on cardiac imaging. Obstetrical imaging during all phases of pregnancy will be also...
World Class CME

Best of the Big Apple OB-GYN Ultrasound 2018

Held annually in New York City, the Best of the Big Apple OB-GYN Ultrasound conference is an accredited three day exploration of the most relevant and up-do-date OB-GYN Ultrasound information for providers who require honed ultrasound skills to manage complicated cases. This course is designed for physicians and sonographers in the fields of gynecologic and obstetric imaging, as well as residents in obstetrics and gynecology, or radiology, and fellows in maternal-fetal medicine. This cours...
World Class CME

Breast Ultrasound with Tom Stavros: Diagnosis, Screening, Staging, Biomarkers and Niche Applications

Updated throughout for 2018, this well-received comprehensive course on breast ultrasound, with an emphasis on a new classification system on breast cancer, “non”-mass ultrasound findings, a look at causes of false negative BI-RADS 3 classifications, and new ways of classifying breast nodules that can help objectively assign BI-RADS 4 subcategories and improve ultrasound’s ability to serve as a biomarker. In addition to faculty panel discussions with audience participation, there will be...
World Class CME

Fetal and Women's Imaging 2018: Advanced OB-GYN Ultrasound

World Class CME is again proud to host the annual Fetal and Women’s Imaging conference in Seattle, Washington. Benefit from the newest information in the field of ultrasound and gather the shiniest pearls of wisdom from our expert faculty. For those professionals who need detailed knowledge beyond routine fetal screening, this course teaches imaging during first, second and third trimesters, with an in-depth focus on screening each fetal body system. Many lessons are presented using a pra...
World Class CME

Chronic Kidney Disease-Mineral and Bone Disorder—Translating Evidence Into Practice

Joachim H. Ix, MD, and Biff Palmer, MD, provide their perspectives on the clinical impact of 8 recently published studies involving the management of patients with Chronic Kidney Disease-Mineral and Bone Disorder (CKD-MBD). Drs. Palmer and Ix will summarize the latest research developments on the pathogenesis of CKD-MBD and assess the clinical implications of recent data and evidence-based research involving various classes of phosphate binders, as well as calcimimetics and other agents, for t...
Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower

Research Developments in Psoriasis Treatment

Mark Lebwohl, MD, Waldman Chair of Dermatology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York, provides his perspectives on key posters presented at the American Academy of Dermatology annual meeting on the management of patients with moderate-to-severe psoriasis. Listen to summaries of 10 posters presented at the meeting. Proceed at your own pace and in any order. Each poster perspective is about 5 minutes. Compare your knowledge against your peers. Download summary sl...
Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower

Evolving Strategies in the Diagnosis and Management of Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease

Hear from Dr. Arlene Chapman, Professor of Medicine at the University of Chicago and one of the leading experts in autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD), in this multimedia text article which features videos with expert commentary and animated slides with narration. A case study approach is used to illustrate the latest advancements in the diagnosis and treatment of this rare disease, as well as prediction of disease progression, clinical manifestations, and management. Two clin...
CMEology

The Foundations of Nursing Leadership: Critical Skills for Today’s Complex Environment - Charlotte

The purpose of this seminar is to provide clinical nurses with the concepts, strategies and tools to become effective charge nurses and managers. Advanced critical thinking, managing a complex and diverse workforce, and becoming a transformational leader will be addressed. Many nurses today find themselves in positions of leadership because they excelled clinically. However, little has been done to help today’s nursing leader manage the challenges of today’s changing healthcare system a...
MED-ED

Managing Uncontrolled Allergic Asthma in Children: Targeting Treatment by Phenotype

Approximately 8.6% of children (under age 18 years) in the United States have asthma, which commonly develops before 5 years of age. Although many children with asthma can be controlled with inhaled corticosteroids and other standard medications, others have inadequate disease control and are subject to poorer outcomes. An increased understanding of the pathophysiology of specific asthma phenotypes, as well as novel therapies, has been developed and recommended for use in children. As the use ...
Slack Inc.

The HIV Patient Management Simulator II: Individualizing Therapy to Meet Your Patients’ Needs

Highly effective antiretroviral therapy (ART) has transformed HIV from a rapidly deteriorating condition to a complex, chronic condition, with individuals now expecting to live a normal lifespan. With longer survival, patients will be exposed to antiretroviral agents for decades. Therefore, maximizing the safety and tolerability of therapies, as well as preventing resistance, is a high priority. Significant progress has been made toward simplified, single-tablet regimens, optimizing the long-t...
Slack Inc.

Sprout Pediatric Telehealth Colloquium 2018

COURSE: A course for administrators, researchers, and health care professionals interested in advancing the use in advancing the use of telemedicine and mobile health in pediatric care. For more information, please contact us events@ucdavis.edu and/or http://ces.ucdavis.edu/ptc
UC Davis Conference and Event Services

Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors for Bladder Cancer: Practice Essential for Community Oncologists and Advanced Practice Providers

For many years, the mainstay of initial treatment for metastatic bladder cancer has been chemotherapy. However, immunotherapy with PD-1/PD-L1 checkpoint inhibitors is revolutionizing the treatment of bladder cancer. Currently, 5 checkpoint inhibitors are approved for patients who have failed prior platinum-based chemotherapy or are ineligible for cisplatin-based chemotherapy. In this CME activity, expert faculty will assess the clinical evidence regarding the efficacy, safety, and tolerability...
Slack Inc.

The Role of "Brain Nutrients" in Cognitive Health

The effects of nutrition on cognitive processes has long been studied. There are newly described influences of key brain nutrients on cognitive function that reveal important mechanisms of action that provide neuronal protection and improve brain metabolism.
freeCE.com

Everything Cardiac - Bloomington

This program provides a clinically applicable review of cardiovascular physiology and pathophysiology, cardiac assessment, cardiovascular pharmacology and interventions based on current guidelines for the most common cardiac disorders seen in clinical practice. Content includes a review of cardiac physiology that can be applied in daily practice, the physiological basis for cardiovascular drug therapy and the pathophysiology, diagnosis and guideline-based treatment strategies for heart failure...
MED-ED

Pharmacologic Management in Critical Care and Emergency Medicine - Sacramento

This course is designed to broaden and deepen the critical care and/or emergency medicine nurse’s knowledge and application of pharmacologic treatment principles. This course is designed to build a strong foundation of critical under-standing of pharmacokinetic basics that can be applied to all drugs. The course will then explore common conditions found in critical patient populations with an emphasis on pharmacologic management. Program Learning Outcomes This program prepares the learne...
MED-ED

Critical Care Concepts: Beyond the Basics - Philadelphia

Although there are many programs available for those working in critical care, there is a need for those who are considered the “experts” to be challenged and further build their critical-thinking skills. With the constant changes in evidence-based practice driving what and why we do what we do, for many of us the only way to stay on top of the changes is through interaction in seminar format. Come learn, grow and be challenged as we move beyond the basics with the sickest of our patients....
MED-ED

Insights on the 2017 IDSA/SHEA Clinical Practice Guidelines for Clostridium difficile Infection in Adults: Focus on Recurrence

In this text-based interview, Dr. Paul Feuerstadt reviews the updated 2017 IDSA/SHEA clinical practice guidelines for the treatment of C. difficile, with a focus on recurrent infection. Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to: • Outline risk factors for recurrent C. difficile infection to consider when selecting treatment • Discuss available data on the treatment of recurrent C. difficile and how that data was applied to the updated IDSA/SHEA Clinical Practice ...
ACHL

Shared Decisions and Contraceptive Counseling - A Comparison of Short and Long Acting Reversible Contraception

The 90-minute webinar program will focus on providing education on all forms of hormonal and select non-hormonal contraceptive methods, including particular characteristics that may impact product selection for a specific patient. There will be an emphasis on communication, including shared-decision making among pharmacists, providers, and patients. Important aspects for pharmacist counseling will be covered such as pertinent side effects from a patient perspective, what the patient needs to k...
freeCE.com

Shared Decisions and Contraceptive Counseling - A Comparison of Short and Long Acting Reversible Contraception

The 90-minute webinar program will focus on providing education on all forms of hormonal and select non-hormonal contraceptive methods, including particular characteristics that may impact product selection for a specific patient. There will be an emphasis on communication, including shared-decision making among pharmacists, providers, and patients. Important aspects for pharmacist counseling will be covered such as pertinent side effects from a patient perspective, what the patient needs to k...
freeCE.com

Shared Decisions and Contraceptive Counseling - A Comparison of Short and Long Acting Reversible Contraception

The 90-minute webinar program will focus on providing education on all forms of hormonal and select non-hormonal contraceptive methods, including particular characteristics that may impact product selection for a specific patient. There will be an emphasis on communication, including shared-decision making among pharmacists, providers, and patients. Important aspects for pharmacist counseling will be covered such as pertinent side effects from a patient perspective, what the patient needs to k...
freeCE.com

Shared Decisions and Contraceptive Counseling - A Comparison of Short and Long Acting Reversible Contraception

The 90-minute webinar program will focus on providing education on all forms of hormonal and select non-hormonal contraceptive methods, including particular characteristics that may impact product selection for a specific patient. There will be an emphasis on communication, including shared-decision making among pharmacists, providers, and patients. Important aspects for pharmacist counseling will be covered such as pertinent side effects from a patient perspective, what the patient needs to k...
freeCE.com

Shared Decisions and Contraceptive Counseling - A Comparison of Short and Long Acting Reversible Contraception

The 90-minute webinar program will focus on providing education on all forms of hormonal and select non-hormonal contraceptive methods, including particular characteristics that may impact product selection for a specific patient. There will be an emphasis on communication, including shared-decision making among pharmacists, providers, and patients. Important aspects for pharmacist counseling will be covered such as pertinent side effects from a patient perspective, what the patient needs to k...
freeCE.com

CCRN/PCCN Exam Review - Kingman

This three-day course is designed to provide critical care and progressive care nurses a review of AACN’s core curriculum. The course combines central knowledge-based lectures so that nurses working in the PCU and ICU arena will have a review of AACN’s Certification Blueprint. The first day will provide the critical care provider with an essential review of nursing care and interventions designed for the ICU setting. The second day of this lecture series will combine both the critical care...
MED-ED

Advances in Cardiovascular Medicine 2018 State of the Art Update Featuring Application of Current Guidelines to Your Practice

Target Audience – Family physicians, internists, general cardiologists, cardiovascular specialists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, pharmacists, fellows, residents, and students in the health sciences. Educational Purpose - The goal of this conference is to enhance clinician performance consistent with new clinical guidelines, upgrades in diagnosis, medical and interventional approaches, management of cardiovascular disease, approaches to clinical challenges and innovativ...
UC Davis Conference and Event Services

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