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Conferences

19th International Conference on Clinical Engineering, Medical Equipments and Devices

19TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CLINICAL ENGINEERING, MEDICAL EQUIPMENTS AND DEVICES

August 21-22, 2017
The ICCEMED 2017: 19th International Conference on Clinical Engineering, Medical Equipments and Devices aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Clinical Engineering, Medical E...

19th International Conference on Clinical Healthcare Technologies and Medical Systems

19TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CLINICAL HEALTHCARE TECHNOLOGIES AND MEDICAL SYSTEMS

August 21-22, 2017
The ICCHTMS 2017: 19th International Conference on Clinical Healthcare Technologies and Medical Systems aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Clinical Healthcare Technologie...

Second Annual International Symposium on the Fetal Brain

SECOND ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON THE FETAL BRAIN

August 24-25, 2017
The Fetal Medicine Institute at Children’s National is hosting the second annual International Symposium on the Fetal Brain – a CME-accredited conference focused on developments in the study of the fetal brain.

19th International Conference on Clinical Engineering and Engineering Applications

19TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CLINICAL ENGINEERING AND ENGINEERING APPLICATIONS

August 24-25, 2017
The ICCEEA 2017: 19th International Conference on Clinical Engineering and Engineering Applications aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Clinical Engineering and Engineerin...

2017 AANS Annual Scientific Meeting

2017 AANS ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC MEETING

April 22-26, 2017
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The theme for the 2017 American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) Annual Scientific Meeting is Neurosurgery: A World of Innovation. In addition to highlighting the latest in neurosurgical science and practice, this meeting explores the educational and technological advances that are transf...

Multidisciplinary Breast Cancer Symposium

MULTIDISCIPLINARY BREAST CANCER SYMPOSIUM

February 18-18, 2017
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This FREE educational event – featuring both UC Health and national pancreatic cancer experts – will include sessions on: Latest developments in pancreatic cancer research, screening, evaluation and treatment, Survivorship care and stress management strategies, Personalized treatment app...

4th Annual USC Multidisciplinary Breast Cancer Symposium

4TH ANNUAL USC MULTIDISCIPLINARY BREAST CANCER SYMPOSIUM

January 28-28, 2017
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Since the 1950s we have been producing tools that harness the power of X-ray energy to benefit humankind. In recent decades, we have pioneered developments in the fields of radiotherapy, radiosurgery, X-ray tube technology, digital image detectors, cargo screening, and non-destructive testing. We ha...

War on Cancer 2016

WAR ON CANCER 2016

December 06-06, 2016
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The Economist Events' War on Cancer 2016 will explore solutions to the mismatch in progress and delivery in cancer care across Europe. We'll bring you innovative approaches to cancer prevention and treatment, solutions to overcome shortcomings in delivery and examples of best practices and o...

 

Webinars

AUG 23, 2017 | 3:00pm
CO-OCCURRING INTER-RELATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND SUBSTANCE USE DISORDERS
Extreme correlation of these two disorders does not suggest a cause and effect relationship. Instead, each disorder reinforces the other and leads to progression of each. Treatment must recognize how the two disorders interact in order to develop effective intervention and treatment strate...
AUG 24, 2017 | 11:00am
HOW TO ESTABLISH AND COMMISSION AN ART PROGRAM IN YOUR HEALTH CARE ENVIRONMENT
The art enhances and humanizes the hospital environment for patients, families, staff and the community. The collection is an array of contemporary art including paintings, photographs, monotypes, lithographs and sculptures. Arts in medicine programs have significant impacts on patients an...
AUG 30, 2017 | 10:00am
UNDERSTANDING CELL REPROGRAMMING IN TREATMENT-RESISTANT PROSTATE CANCER USING ORGANOIDS
Recent studies show that cancer cells can resist treatment by changing into a different cell type. Many treatments for specific cancers, such as breast, prostate, or lung, target vital pathways active in healthy tissue. The reliance of cancer cells on these pathways suggest that they retai...
AUG 30, 2017 | 11:00am
EFFECTS OF UNIT DESIGN ON ACUTE CARE NURSES WALKING DISTANCES, ENERGY EXPENDITURE, AND JOB SATISFACTION
The purpose of this study was to determine what differences occurred in steps taken and energy expenditure among acute care nurses when their work environment moved from a hospital with centralized nurses stations to a hospital with decentralized nurses stations. Additional goals were to d...
SEP 06, 2017 | 10:00 am
DRG EPIDEMIOLOGY’S GLOBAL COPD FORECAST, 2017-2027
Fatima Garawi, Ph.D. will present DRG’s epidemiological forecast of all those living with COPD in 2017 and 2027. The numbers will be presented by world region and country income status, as well as by severity. During this presentation, you will learn: How many people worldw...
SEP 06, 2017 | 9:00AM
MANUFACTURING AND CHARACTERIZATION OF THERAPEUTIC EXOSOMES FOR CLINICAL STUDIES
The era of using extracellular vesicles (EVs) and exosomes for regenerative medicine applications in the clinic is here. We utilize a unique cardiosphere-derived stem-like cell culturing process to manufacture their secreted EVs present in the conditioned medium in large batches for pre-cl...
SEP 07, 2017 | 06:00 AM
7 STEPS OF PROTEIN VIRTUAL EVENT!
The 7 Steps of Protein virtual event offers both broad and in-depth content, designed to give you the information and insights you need to empower your protein research every step of the way. You will receive firsthand knowledge of the latest technologies as well as tips and tricks in key ...

ACTIVE SHOOTER: NEW GUIDANCE FOR HEALTHCARE WORKPLACE INCIDENTS
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Workplace violence, and specifically active shooter incidents are a real threat for hospitals and healthcare facilities. Healthcare professionals could be faced with difficult decisions about leaving patients who may not be able to evacuate themselves. Emergency preparedness managers need ...
BEYOND THE EHR: CULTIVATING PATIENT ENGAGEMENT & LOYALTY THROUGH CRM
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Many healthcare organizations initially looked to their EHRs and patient portals to support patient engagement, but are now realizing these technologies are not the complete answer. But if they're not, then what is? Enter Customer Relationship Management (CRM) systems, relationship-bas...
WHY YOUR HOSPITAL NEEDS ACUTE INPATIENT REHABILITATION TO SUCCEED IN VALUE-BASED CARE
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Value-based care presents a number of challenges to today's operating models. In order to succeed in the new environment, it is imperative to understand the role your post-acute assets play, and how to manage rehabilitation programs within it. Learn how a well-managed inpatient rehabil...
OPPORTUNITIES IN HOME RESPIRATORY CARE – SPONSORED BY DRIVE MEDICAL
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Four respiratory/home care experts discussed the current state of the home respiratory care industry and offered their expertise and advice on how hospitals, home care providers, and individual RTs can benefit.
CLINICAL LABORATORY REPORTING: IS YOUR ORGANIZATION READY FOR THE NEW 2016 REPORTING?
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This live webinar is designed for healthcare administrators, health information managers, medical records directors, compliance officers, risk officers, billing managers, coders and other healthcare professionals.
SUBSTANCE ABUSE AND MENTAL HEALTH RECORDS: WHAT CAN YOU RELEASE?
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This live webinar is designed for medical records directors, health information directors, coders, business managers, office managers, nurses, hospital administrators, billing managers, social workers, counselors, release of records professionals, compliance managers and attorneys.
PUTTING THE WE IN WELLNESS: 5 SKILLS EVERY CASE MANAGER SHOULD USE
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This live webinar is designed for registered nurses, LPNs, directors of nursing, administrators, nursing assistants, directors, physician assistants, emergency room staff, directors of crisis and hotline centers, case managers, social workers, therapists, psychologists, and other healthcar...

RESOURCES

People use health care services for many reasons: to cure illnesses and health conditions, to mend breaks and tears, to prevent or delay future health care problems, to reduce pain and increase qualit...

The medical profession was justified in celebrating this spring’s Congressional action to eliminate the sustainable growth rate (SGR) formula. However, the hard-fought victory, while sweet, come...

The Physicians Foundation’s mission is to help educate physicians on the important systemic changes that impact upon the private practice of medicine. In this report, we examine the Medicare pro...

A defining test of President Barack Obama’s second term, and domestic policy legacy as a President of the United States, is upon the nation. Nearly three years after initial enactment in 2010, t...

The deeply challenging initial open enrollment period of the Affordable Care Act closed on March 31, 2014 (except for time-limited provisions offered by the federal government and about 10 states to c...

With nearly 125,000 pages worth of Medicare regulations governing the U.S. healthcare system, physicians are confronted with overwhelming regulatory burdens that continue to erode their practice of me...

Although coverage for 30 million Americans represents a significant ambition, a rapidly changing U.S. healthcare system is also causing challenges and concerns. The consolidation of regional hospital ...

Making it simple, however, is far from simple. Humana alone has more than 10 million beneficiaries, a network of 600,000 providers, and many different insurance plans. Health information technology, o...

Aurora Health Care provides not-for-profit healthcare services to the people of East Wisconsin in the United States. As well as its 113 permanent health care sites, the organization also offers servic...