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PRODUCED BY AND FOR MEMBERS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF SURGERY November 2013 | Archived Issues

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11th Annual Emergency Medicine Symposium – Dec. 6

This course provides an overview and update on topics pertinent to emergency medicine practitioners including using extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in cardiac arrest and best management care of heart transplant patients. The course is scheduled for Friday, Dec. 6, at the Four Seasons Beverly Hills Hotel.Click here for more information or to register.

Association for Women in Science Monthly Coffee Hour – Dec. 10

Everyone interested in promoting women in science is invited to this monthly coffee meeting, which takes place the second Tuesday of each month from 4-5 p.m. in Davis 1004.

Sixth Annual Symposium on Neurovascular Disease – Jan. 25

This conference provides neurologists, neurosurgeons, internists, family practitioners and vascular surgeons, as well as allied healthcare professionals, new neurovascular data and the opportunity to discuss challenging clinical cases. Renowned regional and national faculty will present and discuss both traditional and cutting-edge treatments and management strategies. The symposium will take place Saturday, Jan. 25, from 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m., at the Casa Del Mar Hotel in Santa Monica. Click here for more information or to register.

13th Annual Symposium on Current Concepts in Spinal Disorders – Jan. 30-Feb. 1

The symposium will focus on current treatment methodology, new and emerging technologies and controversies in spine care management. The faculty will be comprised of internationally recognized experts who will present lectures focused on healthcare reform, innovations in spine surgeries, biologics and stem cells, minimally invasive surgeries, motion preservation, complications and controversies, and deformities and pain management. The course runs from Thursday, Jan. 30, to Saturday, Feb. 1, at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Click here for more information or to register.

Liver Tumors: New Technologies and New Managements – Feb. 15-16

This conference is intended for surgical oncologists, gastroenterologists, surgeons, primary care physicians and all other healthcare professionals who treat patients with primary or metastatic liver tumors. In addition to lecture format presentations, the course will include debate and panel discussions, question and answer sessions, case discussions, and interactive video presentations. The conference is scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 15-16, in Harvey Morse Auditorium. Click here for more information or to register.

Evidenced-Based Psychiatric Consultation in Medical and Surgical Settings – Feb. 21

The course is designed to meet the needs of psychiatrists and physicians who are interested in acquiring current knowledge about the application of evidence-based models during the course of providing and requesting psychiatric consultation in the medical and surgical settings. The course will take place Friday, Feb. 21, from 7 a.m.-4 p.m., in Harvey Morse Auditorium. Click here for more information or to register.