Continuing Medical Education Conferences in Slovenia
Apr 11 - 12, 2019 | EUR €100 | Gastroenterology
ESPGHAN Monothematic Conference on Eosinophilic Gastrointestinal Diseases (EGID) is organized by European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (ESPGHAN) and will be held from Apr 11 - 12, 2019 at Ljubljana, Osrednjeslovenska, Slovenia. Course Description: The incidence of eosinophilic gastrointestinal diseases (EGIDs), especially of eosinophilic esophagitis, is increasing all over the world. Simultaneously, we are facing a growing interest in them in both scientific and health professional communities resulting in numerous new discoveries each year, importantly changing our understanding of the pathophysiologic mechanisms underlying these diseases as well as practical diagnostic and therapeutic approach to the patients. There are few fields inside pediatric gastroenterology evolving so quickly. We believe that monothematic conference covering the fundamental mechanisms for the development of EGIDs, epidemiology data and up-to-date diagnostic and therapeutic issues will attract both young as well as experienced colleagues with substantial expertise. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
May 03 - 05, 2019 | Free | Nephrology
14th European Peritoneal Dialysis meeting (EuroPD) is organized by In Conference Ltd and will be held from May 03 - 05, 2019 at Cankar Centre, Ljubljana, Osrednjeslovenska, Slovenia. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Ljubljana, Central Slovenia
37th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases (ESPID) is organized by Kenes Group, European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases (ESPID) and will be held from May 06 - 11, 2019 at Exhibition and Convention Centre, Ljubljana, Central Slovenia, Slovenia. The Meeting aims to bring together the most prominent researchers in the field of paediatric infectious diseases, immunology and epidemiology and to fill in the gaps between these disciplines in a relaxed, smart albeit casual atmosphere. Programme highlights include: • New research approaches in the study of infectious diseases in children • Antibiotic use across the EU – why is the spectrum so broad? • The future of vaccines • One health – the human-animal interface The host city of Ljubljana is an ideal venue to discuss different topics and start collaborations, with a nice, historic city centre, relaxing greenery and all the hotels being situated within walking distance of the conference venue. Bring your research results and ideas to Ljubljana and join us to interact with fellow PID friends and colleagues from around the world and learn the latest developments. We will do our best to balance the outstanding scientific programme with fruitful social and networking activities. International Scientific Committee: Marko Pokorn – Meeting Co-Chair, Goran Tesovic – Meeting Co-Chair Adam Finn - ESPID President, Delane Shingadia - ESPID President Elect, Saul Faust, Nigel Curtis, Paul Spearman, Pablo Rojo, Robert Cohen, Ulrich Heininger, Philipp Henneke, Maria Tsolia, George Syrogiannopoulos,Hanna Nohynek, Pierre van Damme, Andrew Pollard, Federico Martinon, Adilia Warris, Asgeir Haraldsson, Lise Jensen, Olof Hertting, Theoklis Zaoutis, David Greenberg, Delane Shingadia, Johannes Truck, Shamez Ladhani, Heikki Peltola Time: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm Speakers: Marko Pokorn – Meeting Co-Chair, Goran Tesovic – Meeting Co-Chair, Breda Zakotnik, Janez Jazbec, Tadej Avcin, Miroslav Petrovec, Tatjana Mrvic, Tina Plankar, Katarina Vincek, Liza Lah, Mojca Rozic, Srdan Roglic, Maja Vrdoljak, Vedran Stevanovic Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
MDS-ES 3rd School for Nurses Involved with Parkinson’s Disease is organized by International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society (MDS) and will be held from May 10 - 12, 2019 at M hotel Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Osrednjeslovenska, Slovenia. Recommended Audience: This course is recommended for nurses. Course Description: This will be the third school hosted by MDS-ES for nurses who work within a neurology setting in Europe and the United Kingdom specializing in Parkinson’s disease and associated disorders. Participants will receive in-depth education and instruction from both UK and European Parkinson’s disease nurse specialists and other health professionals who work in movement disorders. The nurses will have the opportunity to examine patients, attend lectures and discuss the management of Parkinson’s disease throughout the four stages of the disease trajectory with the expert panel of faculty. Students will also present their own case studies to small groups for discussion and critique. The networking opportunities within the group will nurture further discussion and links for the future. Attendance is limited to allow for a highly interactive and hands-on session. Learning Objectives: • Identify and explain the management of both motor and non-motor symptoms in Parkinson’s disease • Describe treatment and management approaches throughout the four stages of the disease trajectory • Critically discuss the role of the PDSN in the management of Parkinson’s disease-related conditions • Understand the difference in roles of the multi-disciplinary team members in managing Parkinson’s disease • Present a case history of a patient with Parkinson’s disease Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.