Activity Catalog
Date
Event
 
Registration
Saturday-06/3/17
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
 
Richard D. Richards Symposium
Ophthalmology
Objective: At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to: Describe new and up-to-date treatment options along with their risks and benefits. Identify novel diagnostic and surgical techniques and their risks and benefits. Define the current controversies in ophthalmic management.
Course Director: Osamah Saeedi, MD
Coordinator: Marva Smith/Althea Pusateri
Target Audience: Ophthalmologists, residents, fellows, nurses and medical students.
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 5.00; Attendance - 5.00
Monday-06/5/17
 
Faculty Development Workshop - Preparing for Promotion
Conference Room 14-007, BRB - 14-007
Course Director: Nancy R. Lowitt, MD
Coordinator: Robertha Simpson, MBA
Target Audience: School of Medicine Faculty
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 1.50
Friday-06/9/17
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
 
23rd Annual Crenshaw Lecture and Resident Research Day
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Objective: At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to: 1. Describe disparities in womenâ##s health care across race and gender 2. Define the different parameters that impact womenâ##s health care at the socio-economic level 3. Implement strategies for addressing disparate care
Davidge Hall
Course Director: Chris Harman, MD
Coordinator: Kerry Allen
Target Audience: Obstetricians, Gynecologists, Perinatologists, Nurses, Nurse Practitoners, Midwives
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 5.00; Attendance - 5.00
Saturday-06/10/17
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: Manage a patient undergoing anesthesia who experiences a hemodynamic critical event Describe and discuss optimal teamwork, leadership and communication skills required during crisis management Practice the latest techniques in a safe learning environment Manage a patient undergoing anesthesia who experiences a difficult airway event
Shock Trauma Learning Center
Course Director: Wendy Bernstein, MD, MBA
Coordinator: Wanda Belton/Althea Pusateri
Target Audience: Anesthesiologists MD and DO
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 7.00
Tuesday-06/13/17
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
 
Essential Procedures in Emergency Medicine
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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: Doreen Lucadamo
Target Audience: Emergency Medicine, Critical Care
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 5.00; Attendance - 5.00
Wednesday-06/14/17
7:00 AM - 1:15 PM
 
William J. Weiner, M.D. Town Gown Neurology Update XVI
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Objective: At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to: 1. Order appropriate imaging studies for patients with epilepsy 2. Conduct up-to-date evaluation and management recommendations for patients in the medical intensive care unit suffering from weakness or delirium 3. Offer up-to-date prognostic information for patients who have had a cardiopulmonary arrest 4. Diagnose Parkinsonâ##s disease using recently revised criteria 5. Treat migraine headache according to the most recent guidelines 6. Use the latest technology to improve care for patients with stroke and TIA
Course Director: Stephen G. Reich, MD
Coordinator: Penelope Birckhead
Target Audience: Neurologists, Residents, Fellows, Nurses
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 5.00; Attendance - 5.00
Date
Event
 
Registration
Monday-09/11/17
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
 
Critical Care Emergency Medicine Ultrasound Courses
UMMC Auditorium
Course Director: Amit Chandra, MD
Coordinator: Doreen Lucadamo
Target Audience: Emergency Medicine Physicians
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 8.00; Attendance - 8.00
Tuesday-09/12/17
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
 
Essential Procedures in Emergency Medicine
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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: Doreen Lucadamo
Target Audience: Emergency Medicine, Critical Care
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 5.00; Attendance - 5.00
Monday-09/25/17
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
 
2nd Annual Pediatric Acute and Emergency Care Conference
Course Director: Adnan Bhutta, MBBS
Coordinator: Marla Rodgers
Target Audience: Pediatricians, ER Physicians, Family Practice Physicians, Acute/Immediate/Urgent Care Center Physicians, PA's, NP's
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 6.50; Attendance - 6.50
Date
Event
 
Registration
Thursday-11/2/17
  - thru -
 Friday-11/3/17
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
 
2017 - 2018 Introduction to Emergency Ultrasound
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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.
University of Maryland Medical Center
Course Director: Brian Euerle, MD
Coordinator: Doreen Lucadamo
Target Audience: Emergency Medicine Physicians
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 16.00; Attendance - 16.00
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
Date
Event
 
Registration
Thursday-05/3/18
  - thru -
 Friday-05/4/18
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
 
2017 - 2018 Introduction to Emergency Ultrasound
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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.
University of Maryland Medical Center
Course Director: Brian Euerle, MD
Coordinator: Doreen Lucadamo
Target Audience: Emergency Medicine Physicians
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 16.00; Attendance - 16.00