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February 24, 2018 Neuromuscular Review Course 2018 - Columbia, SC
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Pre-registration is now closed. On-site registration will be available.

The Neuromuscular Review Course is presented by leading neurologists specializing in neuromuscular disorders and provides an up to date review of clinical issues related to the diagnosis and treatment of neuromuscular diseases.

March 7, 2018 Together We Can: Engaging our Communities to Improve Patient Care
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This interactive session will introduce an effective framework for the development and delivery of regional or statewide improvement initiatives. Discussion will focus on utilizing process improvement tools to improve engagement by meeting the needs of participating organizations while achieving the goals of the initiative.

This session will be held at the KU Medical Center School of Nursing, Room G103, 3901 Rainbow Blvd., Kansas City, KS

March 10, 2018 9th Expert Strategies in Endoscopy Gastrointestinal and Liver Disorders
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The highlight of the conference is the state of the art lectures given by national and international experts on common GI and Liver issues including IBD, Functional Bowel, Gastroparesis, Hepatitis C, Fatty Liver Disease, Obesity, GERD, Barrett’s, Esophagus, GI Cancers, ETC.

The hands on session was by far the most popular item; clipping, stenting, closing perforations, cryotherapy, RFA, hemostasis, cauterization, argongas, EMR, ESD, ablation, snare techniques, injection needles, use of HD endoscopes, etc. are all going to be highlighted again. This session is also designed for the nurses and GI fellows to gain familiarity with various endoscopic tools and techniques.

March 29, 2018 Reading a Balance Sheet and Income/Expense Statement
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Department of Family and Community Medicine Faculty Enrichment Roundtable
April 6, 2018 KUSM-Wichita Family Medicine Spring Symposium 2018
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The Family Medicine Spring Symposium is designed primarily for family physicians with goals for improving physician knowledge and competence.  This symposium will feature issues related to cardiology for the family physician.
April 7, 2018 Lung Cancer and Head & Neck Cancer Symposium 2018
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The treatment of stage III lung cancer is evolving. Recent clinical study showed improvement in outcome when check point inhibitor antibody immunotherapy is used in the treatment of stage III lung cancer. How to integrate immunotherapy and other novel agents with radiation therapy and surgery in stage III lung cancer is still undefined. The symposium will review the progress in the field of immune-oncology and ongoing trials in stage III disease.

Treatment of curable and recurrent Head and Neck cancer is achieved by multimodality approach. The symposium will review surgical and chemotherapy approach in curable Head & Neck cancer and the issue of re-radiation and novel agents in recurrent disease.

This event will take place at the Sheraton Overland Park Hotel.

April 14 - April 15, 2018 The Greater Kansas City ECHO Society Annual Meeting
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The purpose of this program is to present the most current established and emerging technologies. The faculty is composed of experts in the field who will discuss the strengths and limitations of these new advancements.

April 14, 2018 Neuromuscular Review Course 2018 - Orlando, FL
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The Neuromuscular Review Course is presented by leading neurologists specializing in neuromuscular disorders and provides an up to date review of clinical issues related to the diagnosis and treatment of neuromuscular diseases.

April 20, 2018 Gastroenterology Fellows' Course 2018
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The purpose of this course is to provide an update on important topics in the field of gastroenterology with a specific focus on endoscopy.  Through a series of didactic lectures, expert faculty will review these topics and will answer questions.

April 20 - April 21, 2018 Kansas City Live Endoscopy Course & Update in Hepatology 2018
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The purpose of this course is to provide a state-of-the-art update on advancements in diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy to health professions in the great Midwest region.  Attendees will learn about various endoscopic techniques and technological innovations that can be incorporated into their clinical practice.  Through a series of didactic lectures, video forums and liven endoscopy cases, experts in the field will review the basic and advanced in therapeutic endoscopy.  

April 27 - April 29, 2018 68th Annual Postgraduate Symposium on Anesthesiology
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All the information in this year’s Symposium is applicable to the busy, clinically-oriented anesthesia care provider. Participants will hear from numerous experts in the field of anesthesiology and learn the latest information regarding a broad variety of anesthesia-related topics.  More concise lectures and twice as many presentations and mini-symposium.   PBLDS return with ample time for lively discussion.

April 27, 2018 Paul Laybourne Smposium on Child Psychiatry 2018
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Overview

This symposium provides an update on important topics in child psychiatry and this symposium is intended for psychiatrists, pediatricians, psychologists, advance practice nurses, nurses, social workers and other clinicians participating in mental healthcare for children and adolescents. 

The symposium also welcomes students and trainees in the above fields and will be held at the KVC Behavioral HealthCare, Inc. |Ball Conference Center |21350 West 153rd Street |Olathe, Kansas.

Registration will open soon”  

Presented by the University of Kansas Medical Center Department of Psychiatry and the University of Kansas Medical Center Department of Continuing Education

July 14, 2018 Neuromuscular Review Course 2018 - Chicago, IL
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The Neuromuscular Review Course is presented by leading neurologists specializing in neuromuscular disorders and provides an up to date review of clinical issues related to the diagnosis and treatment of neuromuscular diseases.

August 11, 2018 Neuromuscular Review Course 2018 - Detroit, MI
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The Neuromuscular Review Course is presented by leading neurologists specializing in neuromuscular disorders and provides an up to date review of clinical issues related to the diagnosis and treatment of neuromuscular diseases.

August 25, 2018 Neuromuscular Review Course 2018 - Salt Lake City, UT
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The Neuromuscular Review Course is presented by leading neurologists specializing in neuromuscular disorders and provides an up to date review of clinical issues related to the diagnosis and treatment of neuromuscular diseases.

September 14 - September 15, 2018 6th Annual Midwest Conference on Cell Therapy and Regenerative Medicine
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The purpose of this conference is to update physicians, scientists, nurses and other healthcare professionals, trainees, and the general public in the greater Midwest region on:

1) the past, present, and future of adult stem cell therapy;
2) new developments in adult stem cell research;
3) diagnosis and treatment guidelines related to cell therapy for various medical conditions;
4) management of patients using these new cell transplantation technologies; and
5) the ethical use of regulated adult stem cells.

For more information on the Midwest Stem Cell Therapy Center click here http://www.kumc.edu/msctc.html.

If you want to register for the conference and do not wish to have continuing education (CE) credit, e-mail the Midwest Stem Cell Therapy Center at msctc@kumc.edu for assistance with registration without CE credit.

For Continuing Education Credits register and pay online here. 




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