Pima County Medical Foundation

January 9, 2018

Robert Aaronson, MD will present on “Critical Care in 2018”.   The presentation is at the Tucson Osteopathic Medical Foundationa building at 3182 N. Swan Road  and will begin at 7 p.m. Dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m. RSVP by noon, January 8, at 795-9484.  

Tucson Osteopathic Medical Foundation

April 26-29, 2018

The 27th Annual Southwestern Conference on Medicine present by Tucson Osteopathic Medical Foundation and Cleveland Clinic, is scheduled for The Westin La Paloma Resort and Spa in Tucson, Arizona. A maximum of 30 credits is anticipated.  This activity has been approved for AOA Category 1A Credit. This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. CME credit will also be offered for Family Physicians, Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners. Early Registration is available at http://www.TOMF.org


THMEP Winter Conference Heads to Telluride

February 22-24, 2018

Tucson Hospitals Medical Education Program Winter Conference celebrates its 40th year, February 22-24, 2018 in Telluride, CO. The conference features  speakers from various states, offering a wide variety of topics relevant to practicing physicians. Skiers can enjoy some of the best conditions for winter sports activities!

Telluride hotels have reported many early season reservations and we already have numerous registrants from the Tucson Medical and Dental Community.  Once you register, and make your hotel or condo reservation, you will be guaranteed a seat. Rates will gradually increase as the conference approaches.  Please go here to register and for more information on the conference and hotel rates.


PESI Health Care

January 16, 2018

Oppositional, Defiant and Disruptive Children and Adolescents : Non-medication Approaches to the Most Challenging Behaviors will be held on Jan 16, 2018 at Sheraton Tucson Hotel & Suites, Tucson.

The target audience for this medical event is Counselors, Social Workers, Psychologists, Marriage and Family Therapists, Speech-Language Pathologists, Teachers, School Guidance Counselors, Case Managers, Nurses, School Administrators, Educational Paraprofessionals, Occupational Therapists & Occupational Therapy Assistants, Other Helping Professionals who Work with Children. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6.25 hours of continuing education credit.

Cost is $199.00 per person and you may reserve a spot on the event registration page.

American College of Radiology Body and Pelvic MR Course

January 22-14, 2018

This CME Conference at the University of Arizona has been approved with a maximum of 35 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits and 25 SAM Credits.

Course Overview :
This Course intensive practical course on abdominal MR image interpretation that will be focused on the most common current indications for abdominal MR – imaging of the liver, pancreas and the kidneys. It is aimed to help a range of radiologists, from the general radiology practitioner to the moderately advanced MRI expert. In contrast to passive lectures, each attendee will be provided their own FUJI PACS environment workstation from which actual patient abdominal MRI studies will be viewed. A formalized reporting structure will be used for the attendee to analyze their viewing of the findings. Additionally these findings can be reviewed and discussed with the teaching faculty.

Program Objectives :
• Develop expertise in the methods for acquiring a comprehensive examination within a 20 min scan time
• Understand the rationale for the acquisition methods: which acquisition shows specific aspects of particular pathologies
• Develop expertise in the diagnostic evaluation of a range of liver tumors and diffuse liver disease, gall bladder and diseases of the bile ducts, pancreatic malignancies and diffuse pancreatic disease, and renal malignancies, and abdominal vascular, retroperitoneal and peritoneal disease.

Cost and registration information is available at the conference website.