CPE Conferences



Title Banner Date Description
3rd World Bronchiectasis Conference 2018
3rd World Bronchiectasis Conference 2018 Banner Thursday, July 12, 2018 4:00 PM - Saturday, July 14, 2018 7:00 PM Georgetown University Hotel and Conference Center, Washington, DC

Specialties: Pulmonology, Critical Care

We invite you to attend the 3rd World Bronchiectasis Conference at Georgetown University in Washington DC.  The Conference is a focused, cutting edge gathering of the world’s experts on bronchiectasis and nontuberculous mycobacterial lung infections.  Highlights include presentations of the most up to date research on disease mechanisms in bronchiectasis, including new understandings on the role of inflammation, infection and the microbiome.  Clinical topics will include sessions on the diagnosis and treatment of bronchiectasis and NTM infections, including small group, case- based presentations specifically aimed at understanding the role of airway clearance, anti-inflammatory treatments and antibiotics.  Saturday morning, July 14th, will be focused on the management of patients with nontuberculous mycobacterial lung infections and will be of particular interest to pulmonologists and infectious disease practitioners who treat patients with these challenging infections.

The meeting brings together the expertise of the US Bronchiectasis Research Registry and the European Bronchiectasis Registry (EMBARC) principal investigators as well as experts from Canada, Asia, Australia and New Zealand.  This program will benefit the entire health care team who care for patients with bronchiectasis and NTM infections including pulmonologists, infectious disease physicians, pharmacists, nurses and respiratory care practitioners. 
Mental Health Care for Emerging Adults
Mental Health Care for Emerging Adults Banner Friday, September 28, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM The National Union Building, Washington, DC

Specialties: Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Psychology

Millenials, iGen, GenZ, Digital Natives? Technology and social media have transformed the social and cultural landscape over the past decade creatinga different set of challenges for emerging adults. However, technology is not the only factor in the healthy development of emerging adults. Mental Health Care for Emerging Adults is a one-day conference designed to highlight the unique needs of emerging adults. Presentations will address innovative approaches to mental health treatment, social media and suicide, the experience of families/patients in the system, technology and treatment and community based approaches to health care, and working with diverse populations. By the end of the conference, participants will have increased knowledge about the dynamics and developmental milestones of emerging adults and increased awareness of the distinct nature of this age group and ways in which treatment approaches can be tailored to better meet the needs of this population.
Gastric and Soft Tissue Neoplasms 2018
Gastric and Soft Tissue Neoplasms 2018 Banner Saturday, September 29, 2018 7:00 AM - 1:00 PM Washington, DC

Specialties: Radiology, Gastroenterology, Nuclear Medicine, Pathology, Radiation Oncology, Surgery

This educational symposium will update the medical community on the state-of-the-art care of gastric and soft tissue neoplasms, while focusing on the importance of a multidisciplinary approach to the diagnosis and treatment of these rare and complicated disease entities, including gastric adenocarcinoma and desmoid tumors. National and international renowned guest speakers and distinguished faculty including those from MedStar Health and MedStar Georgetown Cancer Institute will discuss the significant roles of evolving new diagnostic modalities, immune therapies, the use of organ-sparing surgery, the use of state-of-the art radiotherapy in gastric cancer and desmoid tumors.

Melanoma: Biology & Patient Management 2018
Melanoma: Biology & Patient Management 2018 Banner Saturday, October 13, 2018 6:00 AM - 5:00 PM Washington, DC

Specialties: Radiology, Dermatology, Emergency Medicine, Nuclear Medicine, Oncology, Pathology, Plastic Surgery, Radiation Oncology, Surgery

This one-day conference will examine clinical updates in melanoma biology staging and early disease management. In addition, revolutionary advances in the treatment of patients with high risk and metastatic disease will be discussed with a special emphasis a multidisciplinary approach. 
Advanced Heart Failure Summit: 30th Anniversary Celebration of Ventricular Assist Devices and Heart Transplantation at MHVI (AHF)
Advanced Heart Failure Summit: 30th Anniversary Celebration of Ventricular Assist Devices and Heart Transplantation at MHVI (AHF) Banner Saturday, October 13, 2018 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM Martin's Crosswinds, Greenbelt, MD

Specialties: Cardiovascular Surgery, Cardiology, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine


This half day symposium will review the latest in the diagnosis and management of advanced heart failure. A special emphasis will be given to special conditions such as infiltrative cardiomyopathies, pulmonary hypertension and genetic conditions.
Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) for the Primary Care Provider 2018
Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) for the Primary Care Provider 2018 Banner Saturday, October 20, 2018 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM Omni Shoreham Hotel, Washington, DC

Specialties: Emergency Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Gerontology

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The 13th Annual Georgetown Meeting on Gastrointestinal Endoscopy & Pancreatobiliary Surgery
The 13th Annual Georgetown Meeting on Gastrointestinal Endoscopy & Pancreatobiliary Surgery Banner Saturday, October 20, 2018 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM The Ritz-Carlton, Washington, DC

Specialties: Radiology, Gastroenterology, Oncology, Radiation Oncology, Surgery

This one-day symposium highlights the role of multidisciplinary approach including the new developments in endoscopic and radiologic imaging and surgical approaches to pancreatic and biliary diseases. 
Thyroid Update: New Concepts in the Diagnosis and Treatments of Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Update: New Concepts in the Diagnosis and Treatments of Thyroid Disease Banner Friday, December 7, 2018 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM Kellogg Conference Hotel, Washington, DC

Specialties: Radiology, Emergency Medicine, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Oncology, Radiation Oncology, Surgery, Medical Oncology

Thyroid conditions such as hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, thyroid nodules and thyroid cancers are among the most common diseases encountered by physicians. This program aims to clarify the important issues surrounding the diagnosis and management of these common thyroid disorders.
Lung Cancer 2018: Progress and Future Directions
Saturday, December 8, 2018 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM The Wink Hotel, Washington, DC, Washington, DC

Specialties: Radiology, Oncology, Radiation Oncology, Surgery, Medical Oncology