17th Annual CME Meeting and Surgical Update

October 19, 2017 to October 22, 2017

Location:
US Grant Hotel
326 Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101

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Learn and discuss the latest cutting edge topics of interest to the profession. Clinical issues relevant in the day-to-day practice of the Surgical Physician Assistant will be presented. Come spend three and a half days with your colleagues and share in this educational experience.   

The Meeting is being held at the US Grant Hotel, San Diego, CA. Enjoy your stay at this historical national icon hotel. This San Diego hotel is located in historic, vivacious Gaslamp Quarter, which entices with a dazzling array of dining, shopping, nightlife and entertainment venues for all ages.  


Preliminary Topics - General

  • Healthcare Reform  
  • Blood Component      
  • Ortho        
  • History of Surgical PAs
  • Mass Casualty        
  • Coding and Billing     
  • Trauma      
  • Current Sepsis Guidelines
  • Surgical Safety       
  • Airway Management  
  • NOAC       
  • Minimally Invasive Thoracic 
  • SA-Gallbladder                                 
  • Pediatric Lecture        
  • Acid/Base         
  • GERD/REFLUX  
  • NCCPA Update       
  • Feed the Germ            
  • ACS Speaker  
  • Leadership Summit Series
  • Susan G. Lusty Lecture & Scholarship - Breast Cancer

Preliminary Workshops - Thursday, Friday and Saturday

  • Wound Closure—Basic & Advanced
  • Plastics Closures - in the Wound & Plastic Closure Workshops
  • Central Line
  • Trauma
  • Ultrasound
  • Student Track - free to student registrants
  • Damage Control/Advanced Ultrasound
  • Mechanical Vent in Critical Care

Additional Free CME in 2017

WE ARE INCREDIBLY FORTUNATE TO HAVE PROFESSOR DAVID GALLOWAY, PRESIDENT OF THE ROYAL COLLEGE OF PHYSICIANS AND SURGEONS OF GLASGOW JOIN US AND SPEAK ON HIS SURGICAL EXPERIENCES IN RURAL ZAMBIA!!

This Leadership Summit Series will run concurrently with afternoon workshops at no charge for registrants to give additional hours of General Session CME.