Continuing Medical Education Conferences in Jamaica
Mar 30 - Apr 01, 2019 | CME 12.00 | Free | Internal Medicine and General Medicine
Montego Bay, Saint James
Internal Medicine Update is organized by MCE Conferences and will be held from Mar 30 - Apr 01, 2019 at Hilton Rose Hall Resort & Spa, Montego Bay, Saint James, Jamaica. The target audience for this medical event is all Physicians and other Healthcare Professionals seeking clinical information about Internal Medicine issues. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 12.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Conference Description : This conference is designed to provide primary care clinicians with up-to-date, evidence-based information on commonly encountered internal medicine medical issues while suggesting pragmatic approaches to clinical management. The discussion-based format of the conference will encourage audience participation through dynamic lectures, case-based studies, and hands-on workshops. Keynote speakers will present and critically assess recent advancements and industry updates in Internal Medicine Update, with the goal of enhancing the knowledge-base and core competence of attendees. The successful completion of this interactive program diagnosing, treating, and prescribing the most effective courses of treatment, with the ultimate goal of improving patient outcomes. Conference Topics and Objectives : • How Not to Harm Your Elderly Patients • Medical Myths • Hard to Treat Headaches • Drug Interactions and Side Effects • Practical Pearls in Primary Care • Dermatology in Primary Care • Diagnosis of Primary Headache Syndromes • Treatment of Migraine and Primary Headache Syndromes • Hypertension Update • Depression in Primary Care Practice • Diagnostic Dilemmas in Primary Care • New Drugs for Primary Care
Nov 07 - 10, 2019 | Free | Neurology
Saint Mary, Saint Mary
Alzheimer's Disease International (ADI) Caribbean Regional Conference is organized by Alzheimer's Disease International (ADI) and will be held from Nov 07 - 10, 2019 at Saint Mary, Jamaica. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Port Maria, Saint Mary
Reviews for Anesthesia Professionals is organized by Northwest Anesthesia Seminars (NWAS) and will be held from Nov 10 - 15, 2019 at Casa Maria Hotel, Port Maria, Saint Mary, Jamaica. The target audience for this medical event is physicians, certified registered nurse anesthetists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, registered nurses and other medical care providers who must maintain state-of-the-art knowledge of the specialty or are impacted by it. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 20.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Program Purpose: Presentations are designed to facilitate the physician, nurse specialist, and other providers maintaining skills of the same kind to review and update knowledge and abilities in one or more of these areas vital to the practising professional: • Possess the scientific background for clinical practice • Maintain state-of-the-art knowledge of not only the speciality but also of all additionally related disciplines which may impact it • Maintain an up-to-the-minute armamentarium of knowledge and skills for the selection and use of complex equipment, pharmacological agents, and procedures necessary for the provision of quality patient care • Manage self and colleagues to function toward common goals in the clinical setting, the clinical and educational institutions, and the community in which the practice resides • Serve as an expert in matters involving health care delivery; serve as an informed manager of clinical and educational services provided, including the acquisition and distribution of resources necessary for meeting professional goals • Provide assistance with and support of other service providers, departments, institutions, and organizations dependent upon the professional expertise of the practitioner Conference Objectives: At the conclusion of this activity, the participant will be able to: • Apply the pertinent physical and behavioral sciences - to include but not be limited to advanced anatomy and physiology, pathophysiology, chemistry, physics, psychology, and social sciences - as they impact and are affected by the planning, delivery, and monitoring of anesthesia and related services inherent in the anesthesia professions. • Explain the selection, dosing considerations with methods of administration, safe use, and contraindications and precautions of presented pharmacological agents through the understanding of their physico-chemical properties, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics, updated uses, and more recently developed additional, related, and similar drugs. • Outline comprehensive management plans for the group of patients discussed, whether related in age, physical status, cultural background, invasive procedure, anesthetic or analgesic requirements, clinical setting, adverse reactions, and/or goals of care. • Apply the principles of safety and asepsis in the performance of anesthetic procedures and administrations, equipment use, and other applications encountered during the provision of anesthesia and analgesia whether in the surgical unit, the labor and delivery suite, the pain management clinic, or other more remote location of anesthetizing services. • Incorporate the appropriate recommendations and/or requirements of pertinent external organizations, institutions, and professional groups - recognized as serving as the authority for and/or holding the responsibility to compile and approve such tenets - in the provision of anesthesia and related services, whether medical, legal, philosophical, ethical, or health care management standards. • Apply the new techniques in the clinical setting of the participant. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.