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Conferences

The 2014 AGA Clinical Congress of Gastroenterology and Hepatology will provide "practical and immediately applicable solutions on how to improve patient outcomes and strengthen professional competence in a rapidly changing GI field. Attendees will explore recent developments in the detection, management and treatment of GI and liver disorders."
The 66th American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting will "cover the spectrum of neurology—from updates on the latest diagnostic and treatment techniques to prevention strategies," and will feature more than 2,300 poster and platform presentations.
The American Psychiatric Association annual meeting "will feature a variety of innovative sessions and inspiring courses with tracks focusing on changing the practice and perception of psychiatry."
The 2014 AAAAI Annual Meeting will feature "hundreds of educational offerings on a variety of topics including: allergic disease; asthma; immunotherapy; food allergy and GI disease; skin disease; PIDD; practice management; new technologies; and health care reform."
The American Academy of Pain Medicine 2014 Annual Meeting will cover "a broad array of topics designed to appeal to virtually all members, whether they treat chronic or acute pain, are military or civilian practitioners, or have little or extensive experience in the pain medicine field." Sessions will cover topics ranging from "new research that may have the potential to change clinical practice to novel interventions and quality initiatives that are improving patient outcomes."
ACC.14 will feature cutting-edge research and information for cardiologists, with sessions organized around 14 learning pathways covering topics in Acute Coronary Syndromes, Arrhythmias and Clinical Electrophysiology, Congenital Heart Disease, Heart Failure, and more. ACC.14 sessions will include emphasis on areas such as sports cardiology, geriatric cardiology, academic cardiology, quality, and practice management.
The International Liver Congress 2014 / 49th Annual Meeting of the European Association for the Study of the Liver will feature an impressive array of scientific and educational content covering viral hepatitis, liver transplantation, and other topics in liver disease.
Internal Medicine 2014 will feature more than 200 sessions and programs on a wide variety of clinical and practice management topics, including cardiology, dermatology, endocrinology, geriatric medicine, health information technology, infectious diseases, hospital medicine, and more.
The American Pain Society 33rd Annual Scientific Meeting will feature current information about research, diagnosis, treatment, and management of acute pain, chronic cancer, noncancer pain, and recurrent pain.
The 2014 American Thoracic Society International Conference in San Diego "will offer the latest information on clinical, basic and translational science in pulmonary, critical care and sleep medicine."
Digestive Disease Week is "the world's largest gathering of physicians and researchers in the fields of gastroenterology, hepatology, endoscopy and gastrointestinal surgery."
The goal of the 2014 Annual Meeting of the Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers (CMSC) and the Sixth Cooperative Meeting with Americas Committee for Treatment and Research in Multiple Sclerosis (ACTRIMS) is to provide multiple sclerosis health care professionals with the most up-to-date information to positively impact both clinical practice and research.
The joint meeting of the International Society of Endocrinology and the Endocrine Society (ICE/ENDO 2014) is the world's largest endocrinology meeting and will feature a cutting-edge scientific program highlighting the latest advances in hormone research and clinical endocrinology.
The American Diabetes Association's 74th Scientific Sessions, billed as "the world's foremost meeting on diabetes," will feature more than 14,000 top scientists, physicians, and other health care professionals sharing "cutting-edge research, treatment recommendations and advances toward a cure for diabetes."
The 2014 Joint ACTRIMS-ECTRIMS Meeting will feature "a premiere program covering a wide range of tracks and presentation topics including genetics, pathogenesis, factors that determine MS susceptibility and treatment strategies, to study outcomes and research advances, to the latest in regeneration and rehabilitation."
The programs and other content presented at the 2014 annual meeting of the American Academy of Pain Management will enhance attendees' knowledge of "the benefits of using an integrative model of care to manage pain," highlight the ways in which "research is supporting integrative pain management techniques," prepare clinicians to "assess pain using a variety of strategies" and to "create a treatment plan for the patient with chronic pain that incorporates complementary, lifestyle, and mind-body therapies when appropriate."
The theme of IDWeek 2014 is "Advancing Science, Improving Care." This year’s event will feature "the latest science and bench-to- bedside approaches in prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and epidemiology of infectious diseases, including HIV, across the lifespan."
The AAP National Conference & Exhibition is "the world’s largest pediatrics-focused medical education event and technical exhibition," offering "an unparalleled opportunity to discover the latest trends and engage with those at the forefront of pediatric care." The conference will feature hundreds of educational sessions, exhibits and cutting-edge policy and research presentations.
The American Academy of Family Physicians 2014 Assembly is "the family medicine event of the year," featuring a comprehensive program of solutions-focused CME and expert faculty.
The APNA Annual Meeting is the "premiere event for psychiatric nursing," and will feature will feature "more than three days of continuing education specific to psychiatric nursing for RN-PMH and advanced practice nurses alike."
ACG 2014 will feature cutting-edge information and updates in a variety of topics, "including biologic therapy in IBD, hepatitis C, acute and chronic pancreatitis, IBS, colonoscopy, the refractory esophageal patient, case studies in IBD management, the inpatient hepatology consult, the human microbiome, and more."
The 2014 CNS annual meeting is "designed by and is primarily intended for child neurologists and professionals in other fields of study related to neurologic and developmental disorders in children and adolescents."
CHEST 2014 will feature “a diverse program that leverages state-of-the-art technology, case-based interactive discussions with experts, educational games, and new learning opportunities” in pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine.
The 2014 Cardiometabolic Health Congress curriculum "will provide the most effective, current strategies for the prevention, diagnosis, and management of type 2 diabetes, atherosclerosis, hypertension, dyslipidemia, obesity, thrombosis, chronic kidney disease, insulin resistance, hypertriglyceridemia and related comorbidities."
ObesityWeek 2014 focuses on “the basic science, clinical application, surgical intervention and prevention of obesity.” This year’s event combines the annual meetings of The Obesity Society and American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery, bringing together "world-renowned experts in obesity to share innovation and breakthroughs in science" through "diverse educational opportunities, networking events, and scientific synergies."
The Liver Meeting 2014 will feature information and updates on the newest evidence in hepatology and advances in the treatment of liver disease that can be used to improve clinical care goals.
The ACR 2014 Annual Meeting will "showcase cutting-edge and timely topics in clinical and basic science of rheumatologic care, as well as the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of rheumatic diseases and its comorbid conditions."
Billed as "the world’s premier nephrology meeting," Kidney Week provides participants "exciting and challenging opportunities to exchange knowledge, learn the latest scientific and medical advances, and listen to engaging and provocative discussions with leading experts in the field."
The 2014 AHA Scientific Sessions will feature programming that is "designed to improve patient care by communicating the most timely and significant advances in basic, clinical, translational and population health research, spanning the full spectrum of cardiovascular disease from a variety of perspectives, from prevention, through diagnosis and through treatment."
The 2014 AES annual meeting will feature more than 5,000 of the world’s leading epilepsy professionals and “symposia, lectures, scientific exhibitions, poster and platform presentations, the AES meeting will identify new trends and cutting-edge research that will move the field of epilepsy forward for years to come.”