Nurses, you’re invited to attend these interdisciplinary continuing education opportunities
Check out these three upcoming educational events, nurses welcome!
Sleeve Gastrectomy: The Newest Approach to Weight Loss and Metabolic Surgery
Saturday, September 20, 2014, 8am–Noon
This course will provide the audience with an update on the current status of bariatric and metabolic surgery. You’ll have an opportunity to learn about the management of the morbidly obese patient as well as the current surgical therapies to address those co-morbid conditions that are part of the metabolic syndrome. In addition, this course will touch on potential complications following bariatric surgery as well as revision for failed weight loss. Click here for more information.
Cancer in Women: Contemporary Prevention, Screening, Management and Survivorship
Saturday, September 27, 2014, 7:30am–4pm
The National Cancer Institute reports that cancer will claim the lives of a quarter million women this year alone. This course is designed to assist healthcare providers to improve care of women based on emerging scientific and clinical evidence in cancer care. The course will include presentations from key women’s health specialty and subspecialty disciplines including breast surgery, gynecologic oncology, medical oncology, radiology, thoracic surgery, primary care and preventive medicine. Click here for more information.
Emerging Concepts in Orthopedic Surgery
Saturday, October 18, 2014, 8am–5:30pm
According to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, more than one in four Americans has a musculoskeletal impairment. Remarkable advances are being made every day in the world of orthopedic health and disease treatment. This course is designed to assist healthcare providers improve care based on emerging scientific and clinical evidence in the field of orthopedics. The course will include presentations from key specialty and subspecialty disciplines including joint, spine, sports medicine, upper extremity, foot and ankle, and rehabilitation. Click here for more information.