Continuing Medical Education-Activity Catalog
2017 REGULARLY SCHEDULED SERIES (RSS), ACLS and PALS COURSES
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
Target Audience:
Credits Offered:
Following is a list of ACLS/PALS courses and Banner regularly scheduled series, i.e., rounds, tumor boards. For information on session topics or to attend, a contact number is provided for each activity.

ALL OTHER 2017-18 CONFERENCES ARE LISTED BY MONTH
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
Various
Target Audience:
Credits Offered:
Target audience: Physicians and other healthcare providers
Credits offered:
Refresher - 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
1-day Update - 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
Initial course - 11 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
For class information, contact Nicole Thompson 602-839-2544
Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix - Cancer Conference
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
7:00 AM
Banner - University Medical Center - Phoenix - Classroom C
Target Audience: Primary care physicians, subspecialty physicians, residents and other health care professional
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
Sessions held 1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th Wednesdays and 4th Thursdays. Please contact Melody Trieu at 602-839-3517 OR melody.trieu@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and cancellations.
Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix - Liver Pathology Conference
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Banner- University Med Ctr - Phoenix - Surg. Pathology Dept
Target Audience: Clinicians, Pathologists, GI Fellows, IM Residents And Liver Transplant Coordinators
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00; Attendance - 1.00
Sessions held weekly on 2nd and 4th Wednesdays. Please contact Amparo Villanueva at 602-839- 0258 or Maria.Villanueva@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates/times/locations and cancellations.
Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix - Liver Radiology Conference
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Banner - University Medical Center - Phoenix - Surgery Classroom
Target Audience: Hepatologists, Interventional Radiologists, Radiation Oncologists, Transplant Surgeons, NP's, PA's & Coordinators
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00; Attendance - 1.00
Sessions held 1st and 3rd Wednesdays. Please contact Beverly Campuzano at Beverly.Campuzano@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates/times/locations and cancellations.
Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix - OB/Gyn Grand Rounds
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Banner - University Medical Center - Phoenix - varies
Target Audience: Physicians and other healthcare professionals in OB/Gyn, Primary Care
Credits Offered:
Mondays at 12:30 pm For information call 602-839-2687
Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix - Oral and Maxillofacial Grand Rounds
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Banner - University Medical Center - Phoenix
Target Audience: Surgeons
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.50
Sessions held weekly on Mondays, 5:00pm - 7:00pm. Please contact Lori Warren at lori.warren@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and cancellations.
Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix - Surgery M & M's
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
7:00 AM
Banner - University Medical Center - Phoenix - Amphitheater
Target Audience: Surgeons
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.50
Sessions held every Thursday, 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM. Please contact Julie Wall at julie.wall@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and cancellations.
Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix - Surgery Rounds
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
7:00 AM
Banner - University Medical Center - Phoenix - Amphitheater
Target Audience: Surgeons
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
Sessions held weekly on Mondays, 8:00am - 9:00am. Please contact Julie Wall at julie.wall@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and cancellations.
Banner Boswell Medical Center - Basic Geriatric Lectures
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Banner Boswell Medical Center
Target Audience: Geriatric Fellows, All Physicians, Clinical Staff
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
Sessions held several times weekly. Please contact Paul Murray at 623-832-2535 or paul.murrayr@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and locations.
Banner Boswell Medical Center - Tumor Board
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Banner Boswell Medical Center - Carpe Diem Room
Target Audience: All Physicians, Clinical Staff
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00; Attendance - 1.00
Sessions held weekly on Wednesdays. Please contact Jeri Sortini at 623-832-2134 or jerlynn.sortini@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and cancellations.
Banner Del E. Webb Medical Center - Tumor Board
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Banner Del E. Webb Medical Ctr - Admin Conf Room
Target Audience: Surgeons,medical and radiation oncologists, pathologists, and allied health professionals involved in cancer care
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
Sessions held 4th Thursdays. Please contact Mary Adams at 623-524-4046 or mary.adams@bannerhealth.com to confirm dates/locations and cancellations.
Banner Desert Medical Center - Tumor Boards
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
Banner Desert Medical Center - Ocotillo Room
Target Audience: Various physicians with case presentations
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00; Attendance - 1.00
General, breast and pediatric sessions monthly at the Rosati Education Center. Please contact Becky Onnembo at 480-412-3808 OR rebecca.onnembo@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and cancellations.
Banner Estrella Medical Center - Bariatric Clinical Lectures
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Banner Estrella Medical Center
Target Audience: All Physicians, clinical staff
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00; Attendance - 1.00
Sessions held every other month at noon. Please contact Stephanie Ulibarri at Stephanie.Ulibarri@bannerhealth.com for exact dates/times/locations and topics.
Banner Estrella Medical Center - Cath Lab Conference
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Banner Estrella Medical Center
Target Audience: All Physician Specialties, Allied Health Providers, Hospital and Nursing Staff
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 2.00; Attendance - 2.00
Sessions held the 3rd Thursday of each month. Please contact Buzz Tolentino at Aldrin.Tolentino@bannerhealth.com for exact dates/times/locations and topics.
Banner Estrella Medical Center - Tumor Board
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Banner Estrella Medical Center
Target Audience: Surgeons, medical and radiation oncologists, pathologists, and allied health professionals involved in cancer care
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
Sessions held monthly on 4th Wednesdays. Please contact Jennifer Cole at jennifer.cole3@bannerhealth.com to confirm session dates/locations and cancellations.
Banner Gateway Medical Center - Bariatric Clinical Lectures
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Banner Gateway Medical Center - Grand Canyon Con Rm
Target Audience: All Physicians, clinical staff
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00; Attendance - 1.00
Sessions held every other month at noon. Please contact Stephanie Ulibarri at Stephanie.Ulibarri@bannerhealth.com for exact dates/times/locations and topics.
Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center - Breast Tumor Board
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Banner Gateway Medical Center
Target Audience: All Physician Specialties and other disclplines that care for oncology patients
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
Sessions held weekly on Fridays, 8:00am - 9:00am. Please contact Stacy Clemons at 480-256-4273 OR Stacy.Clemons@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and cancellations.
Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center - GI/Melanoma Tumor Board
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Banner Gateway Medical Center
Target Audience: All Physician Specialties and other disclplines that care for oncology patients
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
Sessions held weekly on Tuesdays, 7:30am - 8:30am. Please contact Jerilynn Fortier at 480-256-3676 OR Jerilynn.Fortier@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and cancellations.
Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center - GU Oncology Tumor Board
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Banner Gateway Medical Center
Target Audience: All Physician Specialties and other disclplines that care for oncology patients
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
Sessions held weekly on Thursdays, 7:30am - 8:30am. Please contact Cindy Jones at 480-256-3609 OR Cindy.Jones@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and cancellations.
Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center - Head and Neck Tumor Board
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
Banner Gateway Medical Center
Target Audience: All Physician Specialties and other disclplines that care for oncology patients
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
Sessions held weekly on Thursdays from 4:00pm - 5:00pm. Please contact Pamela Mosher at 480-256-3673 OR Pamela. Mosher@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates/times and cancellations.
Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center - Heme Malignancy Tumor Board
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Banner Gateway Medical Center - Apache Conference Rm
Target Audience: All Physician Specialties and other disclplines that care for oncology patients
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
Sessions held weekly on Tuesdays, 12:00pm to 1:00pm. Please contact Mary Snyder at 480-256-3223 OR Mary.Snyder@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and cancellations.
Banner Thunderbird Medical Center - Grand Rounds
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Banner Thunderbird Medical Center
Target Audience: Medical Staff, Practicing Primary Care Physicians
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00; Attendance - 1.00
Sessions held quarterly. Please contact Kathy Clark at 602-865-5918 or kathy.r.clark@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates/times/locations and cancellations.
Banner Thunderbird Medical Center - Tumor Board
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Banner Thunderbird Medical Center
Target Audience: Primary Care Physicians, Oncologists, Internists, Surgeons
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
Sessions held 1st and 3rd Mondays, 12:00pm - 1:00pm. Please contact Danielle Fuller at 602-865-2214 or danielle.fuller@bannerhealth.com to confirm dates/locations and cancellations.
Introduction to Safe Prescribing of Opioids for Pain Management
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
 
Target Audience: Arizona DEA prescribers.
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
This online program offers 1 Free CME Credit to help Arizona DEA prescribers incorporate into practice the 2014 Arizona Opioid Prescribing Guidelines. Click here for additional information and a link to registration for the course.
McKee Medical Center - Pediatric Journal Club
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
McKee Medical Center
Target Audience: Practicing Primary Care Physicians
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
Session dates and times vary. Please contact Phil Ballenski, PA at 970-669-3298 for information.
McKee Medical Center - Tumor Board
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
12:00 PM
McKee Medical Center
Target Audience: Practicing Primary Care Physicians
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
Sessions held the 2nd & 4th Thursdays Monthly. Please contact Cynthia Thibault at 970-820-6082 OR Cynthia.Thibault@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and cancellations.
North Colorado Medical Center - Cardiovascular/Echocardiography Conference
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
North Colorado Medical Center
Target Audience: All healthcare providers involved in the care of cardiac and/or vascular patients
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
Sessions held weekly on Thursdays, 7-8 AM. Please contact Troy Hoffman, RCIS, at 970-370-6993 to confirm dates and cancellations.
North Colorado Medical Center - Tumor Board
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
North Colorado Medical Center
Target Audience: Surgeons, medical and radiation oncologists, pathologists, and allied health professionals involved in cancer care
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
Sessions are held Tuesdays and Fridays/monthly from 12:30-1:30 pm. Please contact Caroline McHugh 970-820-6082 Caroline.Mchugh@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates.
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Provider Course
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
Various
Target Audience: Intensivists, Internists, Pulmonologists, Hospitalists, Cardiologists, Pediatricians, Physicians, RN's, RT's, Others
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 12.25; Attendance - 12.25
Initial course also available - 12.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

For information on courses contact Nicole Thompson, 602-839-2544 or nicole.thompson@bannerhealth.com
Safe and Effective Opioid Prescribing while Managing Acute and Chronic Pain
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
 
Target Audience: Arizona DEA prescribers.
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 3.00
This online program offers 3 Free CME Credits to help Arizona DEA prescribers incorporate into practice the 2014 Arizona Opioid Prescribing Guidelines. Click here for additional information and a link to registration for the course.
Sterling Regional Medical Center - Tumor Boards
 
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
Sterling Regional Med Ctr
Target Audience: Medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, general surgeons radiologist, oncology nurses
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
Sessions are held monthly. Please contact Michele Anders, TB Coord, 970-350-6687, Lynn Baker, TB Coord, 970-350-6407 or Patsy White, TB Coord, 970-350-6688 to confirm exact dates.
Banner Payson Medical Center Interprofessional Clinical Education Series
 
April 11, 2017
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
 
Course Director: Judith Hunt, MD
Target Audience: Varies - Topics will indicate
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.50; Attendance - 1.50
For topic and time of next session, contact Delicia Dimberg, Sr Mgr, MSSO 928-471-1238
BUMCP Second Annual Banner Cardiology Summit - Contemporary Management of Structural Heart Disease
 
September 20, 2017
6:00 PM - 9:00 AM
 
University of Arizona - Health Sci Ed Bldg
Course Director: Martha Gulati, MD
Target Audience: Banner Cardiologists, NP's, Cardiology staff
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 3.00; Attendance - 3.00
Register at 602-230-CARE or search in Classes and Events online. For additional information, contact Katie MacTaggart 602-839-2138
Pediatric Urology and Nephrology Fall Seminar
 
September 27, 2017
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
 
Cardon Children's Medical Center - Forever Young Zone
Target Audience: Pediatric and family medicine primary care providers.
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 7.25; Attendance - 7.25
Register at 602-230-CARE or search in Classes and Events online. Questions? Laura Fleming 480-412-7466.
Multiple Sclerosis Symposium - Where are we now and where are we going?
 
October 14, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
 
Course Director: Barry Hendin, MD
Target Audience: All healthcare professionals in the fields of neuroimmunology, neurology, pharmacy, therapy and nursing
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 7.00; Attendance - 7.00
To register, call 602-230-CARE or for additional information, contact Katie MacTaggart 602-839-2138
Cancer Symposium: Updates of Interest for the Primary Care Provider
 
November 4, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
 
Banner Gateway Medical Center
Course Director: Matthew Callister MD-Sr Phys Exec BMDACC
Target Audience: Primary Care Providers - multidisciplinary
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 6.50; Attendance - 6.50
For more information, contact Michelle Branton, DNP 480-256-3609
Critical Care in Obstetrics
 
November 2, 2017 - November 4, 2017
 
Banner Mesa SimCtr @ BCCM
Course Director: Mike Foley, MD
Target Audience: Obstetricians, Family Practice physicians and obstetric healthcare providers
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 20.50; Attendance - 20.50
For more information: contact Barbara Shaw barbara.shaw@bannerhealth.com 602-839-4346
BH Southwest Liver Disease Symposium - 12th Annual
 
February 10, 2018
7:03 AM - 4:30 PM
 
Course Director: Nayan Patel MD & Geetha Kolli, MD
Target Audience: Hepatology, Gastroenterology, PCP, Healthcare professionals
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 7.00; Attendance - 7.00
For additional information, contact Katie MacTaggart 602-839-2138 or Gloria Mawson 480-684-5560
The Practice of Advanced Critical Care - A Multi-Specialty Simulation-Based Conference
 
February 16, 2018 - February 17, 2018
7:00 AM
 
- UA Simulation Center
Course Director: Robert Raschke, MD
Target Audience: Critical Care - Physicians, PA, NP, RN
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 15.25; Attendance - 15.25
For additional information, contact Katie MacTaggart 602-839-2138 or Gloria Mawson 480-684-5560