CME Conferences

Title Banner Date Description
Gastric and Soft Tissue Neoplasms 2017
Saturday, September 23, 2017 7:00 AM - 1:15 PM Park Hyatt, Washington, DC

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

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 retroperitoneal soft tissue sarcoma. National and international renowned guest speakers and distinguished faculty, including those from MedStar Health and the Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, 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 retroperitoneal sarcomas.

Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse: What Medical Professionals Need to Know
Monday, September 25, 2017 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center, Kotzen Auditorium, Baltimore, MD

Specialties: Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Pediatrics, Critical Care

This one day program will include presentations given by leaders in the field of child abuse, highlighting abusive skin findings, sentinel injuries, bony injuries, abusive head trauma, child sexual abuse, and prevention strategies.
Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology for the Primary Care Provider 2017
Friday, October 6, 2017 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Hyatt Regency Bethesda, Bethesda, MD

Specialties: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Pediatrics

This one-day course will allow the primary care provider to increase his/her comfort with evaluation and management for these conditions as well as learn when to refer a child to a specialist.
4th Annual Current Issues in the Care of Dialysis and Transplant Patients 2017
Saturday, October 7, 2017 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM Georgetown University Hotel and Conference Center, Washington, DC

Specialties: Emergency Medicine, Internal Medicine, Nephrology, Surgery, Critical Care

This one-day educational symposium will examine kidney and pancreas transplantation with a special emphasis on the multidisciplinary approach in pre and post transplant care.
2017 Update on the Treatment of Heart and Vascular Disease
Saturday, October 14, 2017 7:15 AM - 4:30 PM MGM National Harbor, Oxon Hill, MD

Specialties: Vascular Surgery, Radiology, Cardiology, Emergency Medicine, Internal Medicine, Neurology

Continuing research and expanding therapeutic options have improved the prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease. This annual one-day symposium will update the practicing physicians and nursing professionals on the latest insights in this important field in order to improve the care of patients at risk or with  cardiovascular conditions.
27th Annual Controversies in Cardiac Arrhythmias 2017
Friday, October 20, 2017 7:00 AM - 4:45 PM Cosmos Club, Washington, DC

Specialties: Cardiology, Cardiac Electrophysiology, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine

This one-day program is designed to provide clinicians with a review of selected topics in present day management of patients with cardiac arrhythmias, emphasizing new advances in the field and incorporating current guidelines and evidence-based principles of practice.
Lung Cancer 2017: Progress and Future Directions
Saturday, November 4, 2017 7:15 AM - 3:35 PM Renaissance Washington DC Dupont Circle Hotel, Washington, DC

Specialties: Radiology, Nuclear Medicine, Pathology, Pulmonology, Radiation Oncology, Surgery, Medical Oncology

This one-day symposium will provide a comprehensive update on recent advances in the care of patients with thoracic malignancies.
Advances in Gastroenterology for the Primary Care Provider
Saturday, November 11, 2017 7:00 AM - 2:30 PM The Ritz-Carlton, Washington DC, Washington, DC

Specialties: Internal Medicine

This program offers a glimpse into the future of gastroenterology with engaging lectures by diverse members of the specialty to provide an interactive educational environment.
Diabetic Limb Salvage Conference 2018
Wednesday, April 4, 2018 5:00 PM - 1:00 PM - Saturday, April 7, 2018 1:00 PM JW Marriott, Washington, DC

Specialties: Cardiovascular Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Emergency Medicine, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Orthopaedics, Plastic Surgery, Surgery, Critical Care

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital's Diabetic Limb Salvage conference is intended to better equip each member of the health care team with the education and resources needed to heal wounds and prevent amputations.