Events

SHM Annual Meetings
Hospital Medicine 2017
May 1-4, 2017
Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino
Las Vegas, Nevada

Other SHM Meetings

Quality and Safety Educators Academy
February 26-28, 2017
Tempe Mission Palms Hotel & Conference Center
Tempe, Arizona


Pediatric Hospital Medicine 2017
July 20-23, 2017
Nashville, Tennessee

Leadership Academy
October 23-26, 2017
JW Marriott Camelback Inn
Scottsdale, Arizona


SHM Chapter Meetings
Rocky Mountain Chapter Meeting
*CME Credit Available
Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at 6:00 pm
Denver Aquarium, Nautilus Ballroom
700 Water St.
Denver CO 80211
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BAAHM Chapter Meeting
Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at 6:30 pm
Erbaluce
69 Church Street
Boston, MA 02116
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Michigan Chapter Meeting
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at 6:00 pm
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Grand Rapids:
Bistro Bella Vita
44 Grandville Ave SW # 100,
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Troy:
Maggiano’s Little Italy
2089 W Big Beaver Rd
Troy, MI 48084

Traverse City:
Indigo Health Care HQ
10850 E Traverse Hwy #4400,
Traverse City, MI 49684

Maryland Chapter Meeting
Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at 7 pm
Petit Louis Bistro
10215 Wincopin Cir
Columbia, MD 21044
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North Carolina Triangle Chapter Meeting
Thursday, February 2, 2017 at 6:30 pm
Hyatt Place Durham South Point
3480 Highway 751
Durham, NC 27713
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Charlotte Metro Area Chapter
*CME Credit Available
Friday, February 3, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.
Blue Restaurant & Bar
Hearst Tower, 206 N College St,
Charlotte, NC 28202
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Iowa Chapter Meeting
Sunday, February 5, 2017 at 12:00 pm
Country Inn & Suites Conference Center
1710 Brownells Parkway
Grinnell, IA 50112
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Wiregrass Chapter Meeting
Monday, February 6, 2017 at 6:15 p.m.
Taj Restaurant 
3102 Ross Clark Cir
Dothan, AL 36303
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New York City/Westchester Chapter Meeting
Thursday, February 9, 2017 at 6:30 pm
Ipanema Restaurant
43 West 46 Street,
New York, NY, 10036
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Upstate South Carolina Chapter
Thursday, February 23, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.
Augusta Grill 
818 Augusta St,
Greenville, SC 29605
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Atlanta Chapter Meeting
Thursday, February 23, 2017 at 6:30 p.m.
Maggiano's Little Italy
4400 Ashford Dunwoody Road
Dunwoody, GA 30346
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St. Louis Chapter Meeting
Thursday, February 23, 2017 at 6:30 p.m.
Sunset 44
118 W Adams Ave
Kirkwood, MO 63122
(314) 965-6644
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South Central Pennsylvania Chapter:
Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.
Appalachian Brewing Company
50 N. Cameron Street
Harrisburg, PA  17101
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Meetings of Interest

Vermont Hospital Medicine 2017
February 12-14, 2017
Stowe Mountain Lodge
Stowe, VT

Critical Care for the Nurse Practitioner, Physician Assistant & MD
March 29, 2017
Zuckerman Research Center 417 E 68th St, New York, NY
Course Directors, Rhonda D’Agostino and Neil A Halpern, MD

Physiology on the Fly
September 24-29, 2017
MDI Biological Laboratory
159 Old Bar Harbor Road
Salisbury Cove, Maine


Mayo Clinic Acute Care of the Complex Hospitalized Patient for NPs & PAs
February 8, 2018 at 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Mayo Clinic

As hospital care models continue to evolve; NPs and PAs are playing an increasingly vital role in the care delivery of hospitalized patients. This conference focuses on providing the most up-to-date, evidence-based guidelines and treatment pathways necessary to optimally care for hospitalized patients. The course is applicable to hospitalists, NPs, PAs, APNs and RNs and features multiple skills workshops (suturing, critical care, ECG) to further tailor the educational needs of NPs and PAs.

Objectives:

  • Formulate an action plan based on scientific rationale, evidence-based standards of care, and practice guidelines.
  • Initiate appropriate and timely consultation and/or referral when necessary.
  • Describe assessment, current guidelines and drug therapies for VTE.
  • Explain heart failure management in complex hospitalized patients.

CME Accreditation Statement:

38.25 AMA Category 1 Credits - ACCME




The Difficult Airway Course: Critical Care
September 15, 2017 to September 17, 2017 from 7:00 a. m. to 5:30 p. m.
Sponsored by Airway Management Education Center

An advanced course for hospitalists who are responsible for emergency airway management of acute inpatients. Taught by a world-class faculty the course focuses exclusively on airway challenges posed by critically ill inpatients. Emphasizes airway assessment and decision-making to build in each attendee the capacity to manage all airway situations encountered - and to do so with great confidence.

Objectives:
Upon completion, participants will be able to:

  1. Have a clear conceptual framework of Airway Management in critical care practice.
  2. Have a rapid and systematic approach for the management of the difficult and failed airway.
  3. Be familiar with the devices and techniques needed to manage the difficult and failed airway; and when and how to use them.
  4. Be able to perform a cricothyrotomy.
  5. Be able to assess and manage a difficult airway extubation.

CME credits and accrediting body:
20.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits




Recognizing the Significance of Pseudomonas aeruginosa Resistance: Where Do We Stand Today?
October 24, 2016 – October 24, 2017

Sponsored by Center for Independent Healthcare Education, Vemco MedEd, National Foundation for Infectious Diseases

This program builds awareness of the prevalence of antimicrobial-resistant and MDR P. aeruginosa in US hospitals and the challenges associated with this pathogen. Interprofessional expert faculty Keith S. Kaye, MD, Professor of Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, and Keith A. Rodvold, PharmD, Professor of Pharmacy Practice and Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago provide the most up-to-date information on:

  • Epidemiology and burden of P. aeruginosa infections.
  • P. aeruginosa mechanisms of resistance.
  • CDC Patient Safety Atlas data on antimicrobial-resistant P. aeruginosa.
  • In vitro susceptibility data of current antipseudomonal agents.

Objectives:

  • Describe the unique characteristics of P. aeruginosa and the challenges associated with managing serious infections caused by this organism.
  • Identify the various mechanisms utilized by P. aeruginosa that enable this pathogen to exhibit resistance to commonly-used antimicrobial agents.
  • Interpret the latest CDC surveillance data on the prevalence of resistant and multidrug-resistant P. aeruginosa infections at local, regional, and national levels.

CME credits and accrediting body:
Center for Independent Healthcare Education