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8th Academic and Health Policy Conference on Correctional Health
United States

8th Academic and Health Policy Conference on Correctional Health

March 19-20, 2015 Boston, Massachusetts

The Correctional Health Conference provides a forum for researchers, clinicians, administrators, educators, policy makers, and grant funding leaders to network, share evidence, and learn about emerging research and relevant policy updates in the field of correctional health care.

This year's conference theme is Implementation Science.

Community Activist, Nurse, Nurse Researcher, Physician, Physician Researcher, Policy Analyst, Public Health Expert, Public Health Worker, Public Servant, Social Worker
15th International Congress on Schizophrenia Research
United States

15th International Congress on Schizophrenia Research

28 March – 01 April 2015 Colorado Springs, Colorado

The INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS ON SCHIZOPHRENIA RESEARCH is a biennial meeting where scientists representing the broad range of disciplines involved with discovery in schizophrenia gather to exchange data, techniques, and ideas. Many scientists are current contributors to the scientific literature. Participation in the poster, oral and symposia sessions is active. Abstract submission is not required; the Congress welcomes all members of the schizophrenia research community, including students, scientists, doctors, and other professionals to attend this biennial meeting.

Physician, Physician Researcher, Psychiatrist
Americas Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association 2015 Annual Meeting
United States

Americas Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association 2015 Annual Meeting

March 11-15, 2015 Miami Beach, Florida

Hepatologist, Physician, Physician Researcher, Surgeon
American Holistic Nurses Association 35th Annual Conference
United States

American Holistic Nurses Association 35th Annual Conference

June 12-17, 2015 Branson, Missouri

Healthcare Grounded in Holistic Holistic Nursing

A Conference Like No Other

AHNA’s 35th Annual Conference brings together many talented nurses & other healthcare professionals committed to sharing their experience and expertise in holistic healthcare.

Holistic nurses are driving the paradigm shift, locally and globally, towards maintaining caring and healing values in our healthcare systems. They are experts at creating healing environments that support health and wellness promotion.  And as more Americans are living with chronic conditions they turning to holistic nurses for information, education and care that eases their concerns and improves their outcomes.

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from each other and meet many new friends along the way.

Nurse, Nurse Researcher
9th Congress of the European Pain Federation

9th Congress of the European Pain Federation

September 2-5, 2015 Vienna, Austria

The 9th Congress of the European Pain Federation, EFIC (EFIC 2015) will shine a spotlight on current trends and future developments in pain medicine. EFIC has long been known as the European leader in the field of pain, and its European congresses harness the expertise and experience of 36 national Pain Chapters, representing more than 20,000 healthcare professionals.

EFIC 2015 takes place in the majestic city of Vienna from 2-5 September 2015, and the scientific programme will provide delegates with unmatched access to the latest knowledge and research of the world’s leading pain experts through its fascinating sessions and practical courses.

Pain Specialist, Physician, Physician Researcher
6th Annual Personalized & Precision Medicine Conference
United States

6th Annual Personalized & Precision Medicine Conference

October 29-30, 2014 San Francisco, California

Arrowhead's 6th Annual Personalized & Precision Medicine Conference is coming to San Francisco in October. The conference will be exploring the ways in which Personalized & Precision Medicine is reshaping healthcare. This conference brings together multiple stakeholders, including payers, molecular diagnostics companies, genome analysis/interpretation companies, clinicians and many others in order to provide attendees with a holistic view of the personalized medicine landscape. As the field evolves, so has the Annual Personalized Medicine Conference. This year's conference will continue to examine the components that are integral to driving personalized medicine into the future, including:

-- Ethical/social/legal issues

-- Transforming data into actionable guidance in the clinic

-- Weighing clinical utility

-- Personalized medicine at the bedside

-- Payor evaluation of next gen sequencing

-- Aligning labs, clinicians and payers

-- Development of genomic medicine programs  

Key Themes

Clinical Implementation of Personalized Medicine. Speakers and panelists will illustrate how physicians are incorporating genetic data into the treatment of various diseases and will discuss what the challenges are in bringing more genetically-guided therapy into the clinic.

Biomarkers & Genomics. Speakers and panelists will provide case studies exploring how diagnostics companies/developers of biomarkers and labs are working with drug developers to bring to market new companion diagnostics and targeted therapies to ensure greater efficacy and thus better patient outcomes.

Genomic Data: Infrastructure, Interpretation & Outcomes. Next generation, exome, and whole genome sequencing are accelerating the creation of even more data whose use is critical to the growth of personalized medicine. Speakers and panelists will explore clinical, ethical, technological and business strategy issues related to data collection, sharing and use in the context of the growth needs for personalized medicine.

New Stakeholders & Changing Relationships. Speakers and panelists will discuss the challenges that still exist in terms of reimbursement of molecular diagnostics and lab-developed tests which help guide personalized healthcare. Insurers and reimbursement experts will present their viewpoints and analysis of emerging policies regarding personalized medicine.

Questions Answered

Speakers and panelists will answer the following key questions:

• Is personalized medicine changing clinical practice?

• Can personalized medicine improve clinical outcomes?

• How is comparative effectiveness and evidence research furthering the field of personalized medicine?

• Will insurers fund the genomic revolution?

• What types of validation requirements are payors looking for?

• What are the newest developments in payors' criteria for reimbursement?

• What are the real-world challenges to successful adoption of molecular/companion diagnostics?

• How is whole genome sequencing being integrated into clinical practice?

• How is genomic information being stored, utilized and safeguarded in the era of personalized medicine?

• What types of efforts are being made to influence adoption via physician education?

Bioethicist, Ethicist, Health Economist, Health Services Researcher, Physician, Physician Researcher
HIV Drug Therapy in the Americas 2015

HIV Drug Therapy in the Americas 2015

16-18 April 2015 Mexico City, Mexico

Pharmacologist, Physician Researcher, Public Health Expert
9th International Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare

9th International Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare

May 20–23, 2015 Istanbul, Turkey  

Pervasive Health Conference is a premier international forum with specific focus on technologies and human factors related to the use of ubiquitous computing in healthcare and for wellbeing. The overall goal of the Pervasive Health Conference is to take a multidisciplinary approach to Pervasive Healthcare Technology research and development. The Pervasive Healthcare Community is addressing a broad scope of research topics and concerns:

• identify and understand problems from a technological, social, medical, and legal as well as financial perspective (with a particular emphasis on understanding and supporting patients’ and practitioners’ needs);

• design, implementation, and evaluation of supporting hardware and software infrastructures, algorithms, services and applications; and

• organizational strategies that facilitate integration of Pervasive Healthcare Technology into the healthcare enterprise.

Biomedical Engineer, Computer Scientist, Health Services Researcher, Informatician, Information Scientist, Nurse Researcher, Physician Researcher, Technologist
16th International Conference on Ethics Across the Curriculum
United States

16th International Conference on Ethics Across the Curriculum

October 2-4, 2014 Arizona State University Scottsdale, Arizona

Topic: Engaging the Future Responsibly

Academic, Bioethicist, Educator, Ethicist, Public Health Expert, Social Scientist
Association of American Medical Colleges Annual Meeting
United States

Association of American Medical Colleges Annual Meeting

Learn Serve Lead 2014

November 7–11, 2014 Chicago, Ilinois

Join us November 7-11 in Chicago for Learn Serve Lead 2014: The AAMC Annual Meeting, the signature learning and networking event for academic medicine. Current and future leaders — deans, CEOs, faculty, administrators, residents, students, and other medical school and teaching hospital stakeholders—will gather for the opportunity to learn together, identify ways to better serve our communities, and lead the change that is needed to improve the health of all.
Diverse Perspectives. Relevant Content. Engaging Discussions.

Featuring a dynamic line‐up of speakers, Learn Serve Lead 2014 will provide a forum for current and future leaders to contribute to the national conversation about the future of health care. A range of diverse programming will be guided by the following tracks:

Advocacy for Medicine and Science

Business and Practice of Medicine and Science

Learning in Medicine and Science

People of Medicine and Science

Science of Medicine

Medical Faculty Member