Activity Catalog
Date
Event
 
Registration
Saturday-12/10/16
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
 
Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesia (MOCA) Part IV Simulation Education Course
MOCA
Objective: At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to: 1. Manage a patient undergoing anesthesia who experiences a hemodynamic critical event 2.. Manage a patient undergoing anesthesia who experiences a difficult airway event 3. Describe and discuss optimal teamwork, leadership and communication skills required during crisis management 4. Practice the latest techniques in a safe learning environment
Shock Trauma Learning Center
Course Director: Wendy Bernstein, MD, MBA
Coordinator: Wanda Belton/Althea Pusateri
Target Audience: Anesthesiologists MD & DO
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 7.00
Date
Event
 
Registration
Sunday-01/1/17
  - thru -
 Sunday-12/31/17
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
 
Relationship Centered Communication Workshop
Objective: At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to: 1. Describe the evidence base for utilizing a relationship-centered approach and to identify current frustrations and challenges related to communication and patient experiences 2. Describe and demonstrate how to ask for a patientâ##s agenda, explain yours and negotiate what can be managed safely in the allocated time 3. Describe and demonstrate the techniques for asking about the patientâ##s perspective and responding with empathy. 4. Describe and demonstrate the skills for teaching a meaningful diagnosis 5. Describe and demonstrate the skills for shared decision making and closing the encounter 6. Evaluate the benefits of improving communication skills and commit to 2 new skills to implement into practice
University of Maryland Medical Center
Course Director: David Schwartz, MD
Coordinator: Rukiya Wongus
Target Audience: Anesthesiology, Dermatology, Diagnostic Radiology, Emergency Medicine , Family and Community Medicine, Medicine, Neurology
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 6.50; Attendance - 6.50
Thursday-01/12/17
12:00 PM - 5:30 PM
 
12th Annual Radiation Oncology Symposium - Best of 2016
New12205
Objective: At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to: 1. Describe current treatment options for various malignancies. 2. Assess important studies and clinical trials in radiation oncology. 3. Review the role and indications for radiation therapy.
Course Director: William F. Regine, MD
Coordinator: Catherine Hall
Target Audience: Radiation oncologists, Radiation therapists, Medical oncologists, Hematologists, Nurse practitioners, Medical physicists
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 4.00; Attendance - 4.00
Tuesday-01/24/17
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
 
New Faculty Orientation - 2016 - Make-up Day
Conference Room 14-007, BRB - 14-007
Course Director: Nancy R. Lowitt, MD
Coordinator: Robertha Simpson, MBA
Target Audience:
Credits Offered:
Thursday-01/26/17
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
 
Leading Edge Echocardiography and Interventional Procedures for Acute Care and Trauma
Leading Edge
Objective: At the conclusion of this educational activity, participants should be able to: Explain basic principles of ultrasound and instrumentation. Correlate cardiac and vascular gross pathology with echocardiographic images. Establish solid ultrasound imaging standards, emphasizing fundamental scanning techniques and guidelines. Apply a systematic approach in performing the FREE, FAST and vascular imaging. Analyze and interpret ultrasound derived data from imaging and calculations. Define current treatment options for the management of bedside patients in acute, critical and trauma settings using ultrasound guidance. Increase competence in performing bedside ultrasound exams to answer critical decision-making questions that directly impact upon patient care and immediate patient management and outcomes. Identify and achieve higher levels of competence in the field of bedside Cardiac and Vascular Echocardiography. Operate ultrasound technology, including electronic imaging and electronic reports.
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Shock Trauma Learning Center
Course Director: Sarah Murthi, MD
Coordinator: Mary Ferguson/Althea Pusateri
Target Audience: Physicians in Critical Care, Trauma, Emergency Medicine, Military,Trauma Surgeons, Residents, and other healthcare professionals
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 8.50; Attendance - 8.50
Date
Event
 
Registration
Monday-04/10/17
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
 
Critical Procedures Course
New12208
Objective: At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to list for each procedure the indications, contraindictions and equipment needed. Futhermore participants will be able to describe the technique and anticipate complications and provide the follow up needed for all of the listed procedures. The participants will have practiced each procedure in a controlled setting on human cadavers. Ultimately, the participants will be more prepared to perform the following invasive procedures on patients. The list of procedures covered in the curriculum is as follows: 1. Lateral canthotomy 2.Facial nerve blocks 3. Endotracheal intubation 4. Retrograde intubation 5. Cricothyrotomy 6. Central Venous access 7. Tube thoracostomy 8. Emergency thoracotomy 9. Pericardiocetesis 10. Arthrocentesis of wrist 11. Arthrocentisis of knee
Anatomy Lab
Course Director: Siamak Moayedi, MD
Coordinator: Margo Murphy
Target Audience: Emergency Medicine, Critical Care
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 4.00; Attendance - 4.00
Tuesday-04/11/17
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
 
Essential Procedures in Emergency Medicine
New12209
Objective: At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to: 1. Define indications and contraindictions, landmarks, complications, and techniques for the procedures. 2. Perform the procedures with competence.
Anatomy Lab
Course Director: Siamak Moayedi, MD
Coordinator: Margo Murphy
Target Audience: Emergency Medicine, Critical Care
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 5.00; Attendance - 5.00
Thursday-04/20/17
  - thru -
 Saturday-04/22/17
 
Fetal Heart International Symposium and Hands-On Learning
Fetal Heart
Objective: At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to: Demonstrate improved practice strategies regarding the important concepts of congenital heart disease Define the advancements in imaging technology Demonstrate greater competence in the diagnosis and management of fetal cardiac abnormalities Describe the latest advances in screening, diagnosing and treatment of congenital heart diseases
Course Director: Shifa Turan, MD
Coordinator: Elizabeth Groncki/Althea Pusateri
Target Audience: Physicians in Fetal Heart Medicine, Pediatric Cardiology, Maternal Fetal Medicine, RN, PA, CRNP, Residents/Fellows, Other Healthcare Professional
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 0.00; Attendance - 0.00
Thursday-04/20/17
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
 
Fetal Heart International Symposium Reception - Westminster Hall
Westminster Hall
Course Director: Shifa Turan, MD
Coordinator: Elizabeth Groncki/Althea Pusateri
Target Audience: Physicians in Fetal Heart Medicine, Pediatric Cardiology, Maternal Fetal Medicine, RN, PA, CRNP, Residents/Fellows, Other Healthcare Professional
Credits Offered:
Saturday-04/22/17
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
 
Fetal Heart International Symposium and Hands-on-Learning Workshop
University of Maryland Medical Center
Course Director: Shifa Turan, MD
Coordinator: Elizabeth Groncki/Althea Pusateri
Target Audience:
Credits Offered:
Tuesday-04/25/17
 
Teaching Skills Workshop - 2017
Course Director: Nancy R. Lowitt, MD
Coordinator: Robertha Simpson, MBA
Target Audience:
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 6.50
Thursday-04/27/17
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
 
Leading Edge Echocardiography and Interventional Procedures for Acute Care and Trauma
New12156
Shock Trauma Learning Center
Course Director: Sarah Murthi, MD
Coordinator: Mary Ferguson/Althea Pusateri
Target Audience: Physicians in Critical Care, Trauma, Emergency Medicine, Military,Trauma Surgeons, Residents, and other healthcare professionals
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 8.50; Attendance - 8.50
Date
Event
 
Registration
Thursday-05/4/17
  - thru -
 Friday-05/5/17
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
 
2016 - 2017 Introduction to Emergency Ultrasound
Objective: At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to: 1. Discuss the principles of physics as applied to emergency ultrasound. 2. List the six core areas of emergency ultrasound. 3. Demonstrate skills in image acquisition and interpretation for the six core areas of emergency ultrasound as well as procedural uses. 4. Discuss the incorporation of ultrasound into the practice of emergency medicine.
UMMC
Course Director: Brian Euerle, MD
Coordinator: Margo Murphy
Target Audience: Emergency Medicine Physicians
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 16.00; Attendance - 16.00
Friday-05/26/17
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
 
Updates in Inflammatory Bowel Disease 2017
New12206
Objective: At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to: 1. Identify patients with inflammatory bowel disease at increased risk for a severe disease course. 2. Select the most appropriate treatment for a patient with inflammatory bowel disease based on personal and clinical characteristics and disease history. 3. Manage patients with complicated inflammatory bowel disease including those patients with perianal involvement, co-morbid medical conditions, stricturing or penetrating disease and those that are refractory to treatment.
Course Director: Raymond Cross, MD
Coordinator: Gloria Owens
Target Audience: Gastroenterology/Hepatology, Internal Medicine, General Surgery, Coloretal Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 7.00; Attendance - 7.00
Date
Event
 
Registration
Monday-06/12/17
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
 
Critical Procedures Course
New12215
Objective: At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to list for each procedure the indications, contraindictions and equipment needed. Futhermore participants will be able to describe the technique and anticipate complications and provide the follow up needed for all of the listed procedures. The participants will have practiced each procedure in a controlled setting on human cadavers. Ultimately, the participants will be more prepared to perform the following invasive procedures on patients. The list of procedures covered in the curriculum is as follows: 1. Lateral canthotomy 2.Facial nerve blocks 3. Endotracheal intubation 4. Retrograde intubation 5. Cricothyrotomy 6. Central Venous access 7. Tube thoracostomy 8. Emergency thoracotomy 9. Pericardiocetesis 10. Arthrocentesis of wrist 11. Arthrocentisis of knee
Anatomy Lab
Course Director: Siamak Moayedi, MD
Coordinator: Margo Murphy
Target Audience: Emergency Medicine, Critical Care
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 4.00; Attendance - 4.00
Tuesday-06/13/17
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
 
Essential Procedures in Emergency Medicine
New12216
Objective: At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to: 1. Define indications and contraindictions, landmarks, complications, and techniques for the procedures. 2. Perform the procedures with competence.
Anatomy Lab
Course Director: Siamak Moayedi, MD
Coordinator: Margo Murphy
Target Audience: Emergency Medicine, Critical Care
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 5.00; Attendance - 5.00
Date
Event
 
Registration
Monday-09/11/17
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
 
Critical Procedures Course
New12214
Objective: At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to list for each procedure the indications, contraindictions and equipment needed. Futhermore participants will be able to describe the technique and anticipate complications and provide the follow up needed for all of the listed procedures. The participants will have practiced each procedure in a controlled setting on human cadavers. Ultimately, the participants will be more prepared to perform the following invasive procedures on patients. The list of procedures covered in the curriculum is as follows: 1. Lateral canthotomy 2.Facial nerve blocks 3. Endotracheal intubation 4. Retrograde intubation 5. Cricothyrotomy 6. Central Venous access 7. Tube thoracostomy 8. Emergency thoracotomy 9. Pericardiocetesis 10. Arthrocentesis of wrist 11. Arthrocentisis of knee
Anatomy Lab
Course Director: Siamak Moayedi, MD
Coordinator: Margo Murphy
Target Audience: Emergency Medicine, Critical Care
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 4.00; Attendance - 4.00
Tuesday-09/12/17
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
 
Essential Procedures in Emergency Medicine
New12217
Objective: At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to: 1. Define indications and contraindictions, landmarks, complications, and techniques for the procedures. 2. Perform the procedures with competence.
Anatomy Lab
Course Director: Siamak Moayedi, MD
Coordinator: Margo Murphy
Target Audience: Emergency Medicine, Critical Care
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 5.00; Attendance - 5.00
Date
Event
 
Registration
Thursday-10/26/17
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
 
Leading Edge Echocardiography and Interventional Procedures for Acute Care and Trauma
Leading Edge
Objective: At the conclusion of this educational activity, participants should be able to: Explain basic principles of ultrasound and instrumentation. Correlate cardiac and vascular gross pathology with echocardiographic images. Establish solid ultrasound imaging standards, emphasizing fundamental scanning techniques and guidelines. Apply a systematic approach in performing the FREE, FAST and vascular imaging. Analyze and interpret ultrasound derived data from imaging and calculations. Define current treatment options for the management of bedside patients in acute, critical and trauma settings using ultrasound guidance. Increase competence in performing bedside ultrasound exams to answer critical decision-making questions that directly impact upon patient care and immediate patient management and outcomes. Identify and achieve higher levels of competence in the field of bedside Cardiac and Vascular Echocardiography. Operate ultrasound technology, including electronic imaging and electronic reports.
Shock Trauma Learning Center
Course Director: Sarah Murthi, MD
Coordinator: Mary Ferguson/Althea Pusateri
Target Audience: Physicians in Critical Care, Trauma, Emergency Medicine, Military,Trauma Surgeons, Residents, and other healthcare professionals
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 8.50; Attendance - 8.50
Date
Event
 
Registration
Monday-01/1/18
  - thru -
 Saturday-03/31/18
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
 
Relationship Centered Communication Workshop
Objective: At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to: 1. Describe the evidence base for utilizing a relationship-centered approach and to identify current frustrations and challenges related to communication and patient experiences 2. Describe and demonstrate how to ask for a patientâ##s agenda, explain yours and negotiate what can be managed safely in the allocated time 3. Describe and demonstrate the techniques for asking about the patientâ##s perspective and responding with empathy. 4. Describe and demonstrate the skills for teaching a meaningful diagnosis 5. Describe and demonstrate the skills for shared decision making and closing the encounter 6. Evaluate the benefits of improving communication skills and commit to 2 new skills to implement into practice
University of Maryland Medical Center
Course Director: David Schwartz, MD
Coordinator: Rukiya Wongus
Target Audience: Anesthesiology, Dermatology, Diagnostic Radiology, Emergency Medicine , Family and Community Medicine, Medicine, Neurology
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 6.50; Attendance - 6.50