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Continuing Education courses are offered to physicians, clinicians and other healthcare providers.

Life Support

Downloadable registration forms or brochures are available for the following events:

CMEs

Kenmore Mercy Hospital (1 Credit)

CMEs take place at 8 a.m. at Kenmore Mercy Hospital, Community Room, 2950 Elmwood Avenue, Kenmore, NY.

Registration is not required.

  • 4/7/15 - Prolonged QT, Dr. Robbie Wall
  • 4/14/15 - Oncology Series II: Prostate Cancer, Dr. Andrew Soh

Mercy Hospital (1.5 Credits)

CMEs take place at 8 a.m. at Mercy Hospital of Buffalo, Conference Room A, 3rd Floor, 565 Abbott Road, Buffalo, NY.

Registration is not required.

  • 4/4/15 - Neurostimulation in Treatment Resistant Depression, Dr. Horacio Capote
  • 4/11/15 - Clinical Challenges in Parkinson’s Disease, Dr. M. Reza Samie
  • 4/25/15 - Gout Update: New Thoughts on an Old Disease, Dr. Joseph Grisanti

Improving Wound Care Symposium (7 Credits) - 3/21

This seminar on March 21, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Buffalo is designed for professionals involved in the care, treatment and management of patients with chronic or problematic wounds. This includes physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, physician assistants, physical therapists, allied health professionals, and students.

The UB School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences designates this activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.

By the end of this activity, you will be able to:

  • Discuss the clinical pathway guidelines for the treatment of venous leg and diabetic foot ulcers.
  • Identify how/when to order non-invasive vascular testing and how to use when formulating a plan of care.
  • Assess using cultures and treat infections in wounded patients in a practical setting.
  • Describe the wound care challenges/skin differences among the geriatric, non-Caucasian and bariatric populations.
  • Compare the difference between pressure ulcers and moisture associated skin damage and the treatment options for both.
  • Describe the indications/benefits of Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatments to aid in wound closure.
  • Discuss how to assess and differentially diagnosis lower extremity edema adequately.

Click here for details and to register.

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50 Shades of Aging (3 Credits) - 5/5

This program is open to all women. Presentations will cover:

  • Heart disease in women
  • The brain / gut connection to wellness
  • Women's pelvic floor health

Registration must be received by 4/24. Click here to download the registration form.

Additional Events

Additional upcoming events are listed on our events calendar. Click here to view our calendar.