Continuing Medical Education Conferences in Las Vegas
Jul 26 - 29, 2018 | USD $1195 | Emergency Medicine
Las Vegas, Nevada
22nd Annual National Emergency Medicine Board Review course is organized by The Center for Medical Education, Inc and will be held from Jul 26 - 29, 2018 at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is emergency physicians who are required to take their certification or recertification exams. Conference Description : This is a Highly Regarded Course Which Has Helped Tens of Thousands of Emergency Medicine Physicians Pass Their Qualifying and ConCert Exams. This is a four-day, 34.75-hour total immersion “boot-camp” in the factual database of emergency medicine. The goal of the course to help participants pass their exams—drives the content. At the conclusion, participants, through repetition, will have learned the key information needed to pass emergency medicine qualifying and ConCert examinations. Conference Objectives are : • Comprehensively review the core content of emergency medicine • Identify the fundamental concepts and key topics needed to successfully complete the emergency medicine initial written certification and recertification examinations • Effectively translate the acquired knowledge into practice, improving diagnostics and therapeutic strategies to positively impact patient care. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Las Vegas, Nevada
Sleep Disorders for the Primary Care Physician is organized by Oquendo Center and will be held on Jul 28, 2018 at Oquendo Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States of America. Course Description: This symposium has prestigious, internationally renowned clinicians who will present state-of-the-art information that will immediately be applicable to your practice. This one-day symposium aims to provide the primary care physician an overview of healthy and disordered sleep by experts in the field. It is designed to enhance the knowledge of primary care physicians on common sleep disorders, their presentation, treatment options, and the relationship between sleep disturbance and other disorders such as cardiovascular and metabolic diseases. In addition, there will be a discussion of cognitive behavioral treatment of insomnia with provision of appropriate tools and resources to care for patients with insomnia including an overview of their presentation and treatment of common movement disorders of sleep. Join us for this intensive day of learning at the one-of-a-kind education facility just off the Las Vegas Strip. Course Objectives: • Summarize the basics of normal sleep • Explain the impact of sleep disorders on the health of individuals • Examine the therapeutic modalities for a variety of sleep disorders Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jul 28 - 29, 2018 | CME 16.00 | USD $2095 | Dentistry
Las Vegas, Nevada
The Immediate Implant - Atraumatic Extraction, Immediate Implant Placement, Chairside Provisional Restoration - A Lecture And Hands-On Workshop is organized by Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of University of Southern California (USC) and will be held from Jul 28 - 29, 2018 at Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 16 Continuing Education Credits. Conference Description: Immediate Implant: Lecture & Hands-On : Immediate implant placement and immediate provisionalization has gained popularity because it may reduce treatment time and the number of surgical interventions. A recent systematic review of the scientific evidence supports immediate implant placement as a safe procedure when certain guidelines are followed. This course will focus on all aspects of immediate implant placement and immediate provisionalization, including atraumatic extraction instrumentation and techniques, immediate implants in molar sites, management of extraction sites with labial wall defects, fabrication of an immediate chairside provisional and much more. The discussion will focus on some of the most commonly asked questions, such as which is the best graft material to use to graft the gap? What type of interim provisional restorations to use in order to minimize tissue loss? What decisions should be made regarding immediate implant placement versus delayed implant placement? This course is designed for the novice and advanced clinician and is the first in our series on implant site development and bone grafting. Immediate Provisionalization: Lecture & Hands-On : There are many ways to effectively provisionalize the immediate implant, and in this presentation several options will be discussed. These options include cement-retained and screw-retained provisionals, utilizing either temporary abutments or definitive abutments. Also techniques for utilizing prefabricated crown forms and vacu-formed matrices will be discussed. Different material choices will be presented, such as polymethylmethacrylate (PMMA) acrylic resins and dimethacrylate (Bis GMA) composite resins. And finally the advantages and disadvantages of the different techniques and different materials will be analyzed. Conference Objectives are : • Know principles of proper implant positioning. • Perform minimally invasive tooth removal techniques and instrumentation. • Remove broken and difficult teeth with minimal flap. • Know the pros and cons of immediate versus delayed implant placement. • Describe the difference in bone response between immediate and delayed implants. • Identify risk factors for complications with immediate implants. • Be able to perform socket grafting. • Literature and indications for grafting. • What to look for in choosing a graft material. • Know the management of extraction sites with facial bony defects. • Know how to manage the post-extraction site in order to minimize hard and soft tissue loss. • Identify differences in implant stability between immediate and delayed implants. • Be able to fabricate provisional restorations to load immediate implants. • Be familiar with PMMA and Bis GMA provisional resin materials. • Know the advantages and disadvantages of screw retained and cement-retained provisional restorations. • Have enough information to decide with confidence which type of provisional restoration to routinely use. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Las Vegas, Nevada
Geriatric Medicine for Primary Care is organized by Medical Education Resources (MER) and will be held from Aug 03 - 05, 2018 at Four Seasons Hotel Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is office-based primary care providers and other health professionals with updates in primary care medicine. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Conference Objectives are : Upon completion of this program, participants should be better able to: • Utilize a comprehensive geriatric assessment to identify potential issues • Assess and manage urologic disorders • Differentiate between cognitive impairment, dementias, and Alzheimer’s Disease, and formulate appropriate treatment options • Describe current diagnostic approaches to hypertension, congestive heart failure, arrhythmias and coronary disease • Implement treatment strategies reflective of current evidence based medicine for hypertension, congestive heart failure, arrhythmias and coronary disease • Accurately diagnose and treat (pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic) substance abuse and depression in older adults • Understand risk factors and assess patients at risk for suicide and violence and intervene to make timely referrals to combat hopelessness • Utilize suggested strategies to manage "the difficult patient" Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Aug 03 - 05, 2018 | CME 24.00 | USD $875 | Radiology
Las Vegas, Nevada
Physics and Specialty Weekend Course is organized by ESP Ultrasound and will be held from Aug 03 - 05, 2018 at Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is sonographers, technologists, echocardiographers and mammographers preparing for ultrasound boards exams. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 24 CME Credits. CME Information : This specialty course has been approved for a maximum of 12 CME Credits. Those attending for both Physics and a Speciality class earn up to a maximum of 24 hours of Credit. Conference Description : Morning Courses : • Ultrasound Physics - Spi • Fetal Echocardiography • Musculoskeletal • Pediatric Echocardiography • Pediatric Sonography Afternoon Courses : • Abdominal Sonography • Adult Echocardiography • Breast Sonography • Ob/Gyn Sonography • Vascular Technology Our seminars provide continuing education credits for exam prerequisites and currently credentialed professionals. They are also directed towards those sonographers wishing to enhance their understanding of the theory and practice of diagnostic ultrasound. Conference Objectives are : This multi-track program is designed to improve performance and interpretation of diagnostic ultrasound and Doppler exams. Upon completion of this program, the participants will be able to: • use ultrasound physical principles to optimize exam quality; • identify normal anatomy and pathology from ultrasound examinations; • understand the current diagnostic roles of the various ultrasound and Doppler modalities; • prepare for ultrasound credentials and laboratory accreditation.
Las Vegas, Nevada
Acne Therapies Training for an Aesthetic Practice is organized by Empire Medical Training and will be held on Aug 03, 2018 at The Platinum, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Primary Care Physicians wishing to further their education on the new developments in treating acne using the latest technologies available as well as alternatives to the overuse prescribing of Accutane. Conference Description : Attendees will learn specific patient selection criteria, how to assess their acne and what the best treatment option. Physicians will be given protocols and information data in the latest cosmeceuticals, dermal delivery devices, and thermal and non-thermal light sources. Learn the side effects and limitations of all of these modalities as well as marketing strategies to integrate this new lucrative service in your existing practice. Conference Objectives are : • Learn to recognize numerous acne conditions and create an effective treatment plan. • Learn and receive specific protocols for prescribing systematic antibiotics, topical retinoids, and for non-responsive patients - Accutane or new light sensitive prescriptions. • Understand the proper dosages, duration of dosage, side effects, and contradictions for Accutane. • Learn to utilize the newer modalities for acne conditions such as with microdermabrasion, chemical peels, cosmeceuticals, and the use of the more effective dermal delivery devices. • Understand, evaluate and create a treatment plan for the PCOS patient. • Learn to perform a comprehensive skin evaluation and consultation. • Acne Treatment WorkshopReview other traditional therapies such as the use of drying agent, topical and oral medications (prescribed and over the counter medications). • Learn about PhotoDynamic therapies (Blue Light) now available for office and home-use as an adjunct to your treatments. • Understand how to use Intense Pulse Light Therapy for the treatment of Acne. • Learn specific techniques and treatments for Acne Rosacea and to control the appearance of such using cosmeceuticals and light therapies. • Physiology of AcneLearn how to eliminate unwanted acne scarring including hypertrophic and keloid scarring associated with acne using subcission therapy, micro needling and intralesional cryotherapy. • Gain expertise in pricing and marketing these new high demand services as well as integrating these new services within your practice. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Las Vegas, Nevada
Extensive Anti Aging Medical and Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapies for Men and Women is organized by Empire Medical Training and will be held on Aug 04, 2018 at The Platinum Hotel & Spa, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Physicians and other Health Care Professionals who are interested in integrating this new specialty into their practice. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Course Description: In this Anti-Aging conference and seminar you will learn how to recognize and diagnose patients suffering from a variety of chronic ailments where conventional medicine has failed to correct or has simply masked symptoms rather than affecting a cure for these conditions. Our Anti-Aging and Integrative Hormone Therapy Course, and related Anti-Aging Conferences will give you a comprehensive understanding on how to test for, analyze, and effectively treat the most common and important of the chronic conditions that may be associated with abnormal hormonal levels. Course Objectives are: • Learn to perform the new patient comprehensive evaluation and workshop. • Learn the various diagnostic tests that can be performed to reveal a variety of silent autoimmune diseases with predictive autoantibodies. • Implement a protocol to fully evaluate and treat the autoimmune patient • Learn the various treatment protocols through case presentations • Understand the basis and foundation of Autoimmune disease as well as the causes • Learn how to evaluate and treat autoimmune disease • Learn how certain lifestyle changes can affect autoimmune disease. • Understand the medical and biological conditions that lead to poor health and how to scientifically address these issues to tailor an individualized form of treatment for your patients. • Learn the anatomy and physiology of hormonal function and related end organ effects while understanding the delicate hormonal balance in men and women. • Understand how to correctly interpret hormone studies and render a diagnosis and treatment plan. • Review the various food allergies and sensitivities as relates to autoimmunity • Thoroughly understand many intricate, yet important topics such as the concepts involving auto-reactive antibodies/T-cell receptors, how autoimmune complexes are formed, models of autoimmunity, the various conditions that elicit autoimmune disease, understand how different metals such as mercury and others can affect and alter the immune response. • Understand the important role that GI microbia and the intestinal barrier have in maintaining a healthy immune system. • Learn the various studies and tests to correctly evaluate your patient and their symptoms • Understand the specific strategies of Hormone Replacement Therapy. • Understand how to replace safely; estrogens, progesterone, and testosterones using various delivery mechanisms available. • Learn how to integrate and develop a profitable anti-aging practice. Learn from successful physicians and business faculty who have thriving anti-aging practices. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Aug 04 - 12, 2018 | CME 24.00 | USD $4000 | Dentistry
Las Vegas, Nevada
Level 1 Dental Implant Training is organized by Advanced Dental Implant Research and Education Center (AIC) and will be held from Aug 04 - 12, 2018 at Las Vegas, Nevada, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 24 CE Credits. Conference Description : This course offers the "basics" of dental implant placement, including topics such as drilling, suturing techniques, implant restoration, treatment planning and managing complications. Every surgical Implant Training course includes hands-on activities on detailed resin or gum models and/or porcine mandible. • Day One: August 4, 2018. • Day Two: August 5, 2018. • Day Three: August 11, 2018. • Day Four: August 12, 2018. Conference Objectives are : • Evaluate anatomic considerations significant to the surgical placement of dental implants. • Establish which patients meet the selection criteria for dental implants. • Perform basic surgical protocol for implant dentistry (including flap design, soft/hard tissue management and suturing techniques) through hands-on practice. • Restore dental implants in both the surgical and prosthetic phases. • Perform a live surgery on their own patient under the supervision of an experienced Course Director. • Improve surgical skills in preparation for the next level of implantology. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Aug 04, 2018 | CME 8.00 | USD $1499 | Plastic Surgery
Las Vegas, Nevada
Botox Training Course is organized by Empire Medical Training and will be held on Aug 04, 2018 at The Platinum Hotel & Spa, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Physicians, Nurses, Dentists, and other Licensed Healthcare Professionals who are eager to learn a specific skill set associated with mastering the injectable procedures. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 8.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Course Description : The Botox Training classes are very complete and encompass all aspects needed to fully integrate this new procedure so that you can immediately begin performing these techniques on your own. The general format of the Botox workshop is to receive very detailed lectures in the morning followed by intensive hands-on training in the afternoon with real patients. The workshop gives you the opportunity to use real Botulinum Toxin (Botox) products on actual live volunteers, all medicines and supplies needed that would be used in the training are provided as part of your tuition price. Attendees are also welcome to bring along a friend or companion if you choose to use them for your Botox injection training. There is no charge to volunteers for receiving these free injections. If you are unable to bring a volunteer to the course, Empire will provide you with real patients for the hands-on portion of the Botox Training class. Hands-On Training: Unlike some seminars, our programs are not demonstration only. In fact, attendees are expected and required to administer Botulinum Toxin (Botox) on patients in order to receive their certification. The afternoon session is reserved for intensive hands-on training, where our instructors will be carefully monitoring your technique and style of injecting to help improve your skills. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Aug 04 - 05, 2018 | CME 15.00 | USD $1495 | Aesthetic Medicine
Las Vegas, Nevada
CME Approved Aesthetic Workshop is organized by Saratoga CME Institute and will be held during Aug 04 - 05, 2018 at Wynn Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 15.0 prescribed credits. Education On: • Laser & IPL • Vascular Treatments • Radio Frequency • Physics & safety • Microdermabrasion • Botulinum Toxin • Dermal Fillers • Tattoo Removal • Body Contouring • Skin Tightening • Cellulite Reduction • Lipolysis • Acne Treatments • Marketing Your Practice • Needle Free Technology Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.