Continuing Medical Education-Activity Catalog
2015-16 REGULARLY SCHEDULED SERIES (RSS), ACLS and PALS COURSES
 
January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015
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.

2015-16 CONFERENCES/SYMPOSIUMS ARE LISTED BY MONTH
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
 
January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015
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 - Univerisity Medical Center Phoenix - OB/Gyn Grand Rounds
 
January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2016
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 - Cancer Conference
 
January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015
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 - Oral and Maxillofacial Grand Rounds
 
January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015
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, 2015 - December 31, 2015
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 Lori Warren at lori.warren@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and cancellations.
Banner - University Medical Center - Phoenix - Surgery Rounds
 
January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015
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 Lori Warren at lori.warren@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and cancellations.
Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix - Liver Pathology Conference
 
January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015
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, 2015 - December 31, 2015
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 Boswell Medical Center - Basic Geriatric Lectures
 
January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015
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, 2015 - December 31, 2015
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, 2015 - December 31, 2015
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 - Neuroscience Grand Rounds
 
January 1, 2015 - January 31, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Banner Desert Medical Center
Target Audience: Primary Care, Emergency, Intensivists, Hospitalists, Surgeons, Nursing
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00; Attendance - 1.00
Remote access will be available.
Sessions held quarterly. Please contact Lyn McFadden at Carolyn.McFadden@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates/times/locations or for remote participation information.
Banner Desert Medical Center - Tumor Boards
 
January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015
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 2, 2015 - January 1, 2016
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 Sarah Whitehead at sarah.whitehead@bannerhealth.com for exact dates/times/locations and topics.
Banner Estrella Medical Center - Tumor Board
 
January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015
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, 2015 - December 31, 2015
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 each month at noon. Please contact Sarah Whitehead at sarah.whitehead@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates/times/locations and cancellations.
Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center - Breast Tumor Board
 
January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015
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 Stephanie Neal at 480-256-3676 OR stephanie.neal@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and cancellations.
Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center - GI/GU/Melanoma Tumor Board
 
January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015
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 Nancy Hall at 480-256-3430 OR nancy.hall@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and cancellations.
Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center - Gynecologic Oncology Tumor Board
 
January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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, 1:00pm - 2:00pm. Please contact Elaine Foster at 480-256-3609 OR elaine.foster@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and cancellations.
Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center - Head, Neck and Lung Tumor Board
 
January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015
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. Please contact Jessalynn Tapa at 480-256-3609 OR jessalynn.tapa@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates/times and cancellations.
Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center - Heme Malignancy Tumor Board
 
January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015
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, 4:00pm to 5:00pm. Please contact Lisa Shedd at 480-256-3223 OR lisa.shedd@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and cancellations.
Banner Medical Group Family Medicine Grand Rounds
 
January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015
Webinar Only
Target Audience: BMG and Banner Health primary care physicians and advance practice providers
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 0.75; Attendance - 0.75
Remote access only via Vidyo.
For information about sessions and times, contact Susan Shade, 623 583 5175 or Susan.Shade@bannerhealth.com
Banner Thunderbird Medical Center - Grand Rounds
 
January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015
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, 2015 - December 31, 2015
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.
Cardon Children's Medical Center - Congenital Heart Grand Rounds
 
January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Cardon Children's Medical Center
Target Audience: Pediatricians, Family Medicine and Internal Medicine
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00; Attendance - 1.00
Remote access will be available. Sessions held the 2nd Friday of each month, 12:00pm - 1:00pm.
For information about sessions and topics, contact Jennifer Allen, CCMC, 480-412-7696 or Jennifer.Allen@bannerhealth.com
Cardon Children's Medical Center - Pediatric Grand Rounds
 
January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Cardon Children's Medical Center
Target Audience: Pediatricians, Family Medicine and Internal Medicine
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00; Attendance - 1.00
Remote access will be available. Sessions held the 1st Thursday of each month, 12:00pm - 1:00pm.
For information about sessions and topics, contact Jennifer Allen, CCMC, 480-412-7696 or Jennifer.Allen@bannerhealth.com
MDA & BGMC Critical Care M & M Conferences
 
January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015
Banner Gateway Medical Center
Target Audience: Crititical Care physicians, medical team and healthcare professionals
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00; Attendance - 1.00
4th Tuesday/Monthly 12-1 pm Contact Jennifer Madrid 480-256-4273 to confirm dates
McKee Medical Center - Pediatric Journal Club
 
January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015
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, 2015 - December 31, 2015
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 - (Standing) Grand Rounds
 
January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015
North Colorado Medical Center
Target Audience: All Physicians, Nurses and Clinical Staff
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
Session dates and times vary. Please contact Medical Librarian at 970-810-6471 to confirm date and topic for the next scheduled presentation.
North Colorado Medical Center - Cardiovascular/Echocardiography Conference
 
January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015
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 - OB Conferences
 
January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015
- 1:30 PM
North Colorado Medical Center
Target Audience: Obstetricians, pediatricians, neonatolists, NNPs, Respiratory and WIS staff
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
Session dates and times vary. Please contact Medical Librarian at 970-810-6471 to confirm date and topic for the next scheduled presentation
North Colorado Medical Center - Tumor Board
 
January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015
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, 2015 - December 31, 2015
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
Sterling Regional Medical Center - Tumor Boards
 
January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015
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.
Interdisciplinary Approach to Concussion Management with Treatment Strategies
 
January 22, 2016
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
 
Banner - University Medical Center - Phoenix - Banner Concussion Ct
Course Director: Steven Erickson, MD
Target Audience: All healtcare providers, physical Therapists, athletic trainers, occupational therapists, speech therapists
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 7.00; Attendance - 7.00
For more info: Dawn Barr, 602-839-6433
Surgical Society Symposium - 44th Annual
 
January 25, 2016 - January 30, 2016
7:00 AM
 
Scottsdale Conference Center
Course Director: Jon King, MD
Target Audience: Surgeons
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 17.75; Attendance - 17.75
NCMC Cardiovascular Institute of North Colorado Heart Conference - 18th Annual
 
February 9, 2016
 
North Colorado Medical Center - UNC Ballroom
Course Director: Paul Hurst, MD
Target Audience: All healthcare providers involved in the care of cardiac and/or vascular patients
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 6.00; Attendance - 6.00
For information: Dawn Olson 970-350-6167
Southwest Liver Disease Symposium - 10th Annual
 
February 20, 2016
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
 
Scottsdale Resort & Conference Ctr
Course Director: Ester Little, MD
Target Audience: Gastroenterologists, Hepatologists, Surgeons, NP, PA, Residents, Fellows, Medical students
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 7.00; Attendance - 7.00; C.E.U.'s - 7.00
For more information: Kara Kunz, 602-839-0234