International Event

18th International Congress on Palliative Care

Date(s): 
10/05/2010 - 10/08/2010
Location: 
Montreal Convention Centre, 201 Viger Street West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H2Z 1H2
Fees: 
Please check the event's website for details
Sponsor(s): 

This event is presented by the Palliative Care Division of the Departments of Medicine and Oncology of McGill University and welcomes healthcare professionals, therapists, and all individuals involved in palliative care to attend the biennial Congress.

The trilingual (French, English, Spanish) Congress will feature 4 Concurrent Seminars, plenary sessions, workshops, research forums and poster sessions.

A preliminary program is attached, and more information may be found at www.palliativecare.ca/index.html

Continuing Education Credits: 
This event is fully accredited by the Committee on Accreditation of Canadian Medical Schools (CACMS) to award AMA PRA Category I Credits
Contact Person(s): 

April O'Donoughue

PAL 2010 Congress Secretariat

18th International Congress on Palliative Care

c/o O'Donoughue & Associates Event Management

75 chemin Mountain

Mansonville, Quebec,

Canada J0E 1X0

Tel:  450-292-3456 ext. 228

Email:  info [ at ] pal2010 [dot] com

26th International Conference of Alzheimer's Disease International (ADI)

Date(s): 
03/26/2011 - 03/29/2011
Location: 
Sheraton Centre Toronto, 123 Queen Street West, Toronto ON M5H 2M9, Canada
Fees: 
Please check the conference's website for more details
Sponsor(s): 

This event is sponsored by Alzheimer's Disease International (www.alz.co.uk), an international federation of approximately 71 national Alzheimer's association across the world.

Specific information about the event may be found at www.adi2011.org/default.aspx?PageID=Home

If you are a primary care physician with an interest in Alzheimer's Disease, you may also wish to attend the special presentation entitled "Driving Change in Alzheimer's Disease Management" that will be held prior to the opening ceremony of the 26th ADI conference on Saturday, March 26, 2011. For more details, please check out the attached flyer.

Continuing Education Credits: 
Please check the conference's website for more details
Contact Person(s): 

Conference Secretariat

ADI 2011

c/o MCI UK Ltd

Durford Mill

Petersfield

Hampshire

GU31 5AZ

United Kingdom

Tel:  44 (0) 845 1800 169

Email:  adi2011 [ at ] mci-group [dot] com

25th International Conference of Alzheimer's Disease International (ADI): Dementia: Making a Difference

Date(s): 
03/10/2010 - 03/13/2010
Location: 
Grand Hotel Palace, 305-307 Monastirou Street, 54627 Thessaloniki, Greece
Fees: 
Please visit the conference website for details
Sponsor(s): 

This event is sponsored by Alzheimer's Disease International (www.alz.co.uk), an international federation of approximately 71 national Alzheimer's association across the world. The 3-day program will focus on the latest medical treatment developments, best practices in the care of individuals with dementia, and topics on disease prevention and international public health policies.

All plenary sessions will be held in English, with 5 parallel sessions in English and 1 in Greek.

Medical professionals, researchers, individuals with Alzheimer's disease and caregivers are invited to attend.

More information regarding the conference may be found at www.adi2010.org/default.aspx?PageID=Home or on the attached program document.

Continuing Education Credits: 
Please visit the event website for details
Contact Person(s): 

Conference Secretariat

Ben Stanley

ADI 2010

c/o MCI UK Ltd

Durford Mill

Petersfield

Hampshire

GU31 5AZ

United Kingdom

Tel:  44 (0) 870 458 4171

Email:  adi2010 [ at ] mci-group [dot] com

Alzheimer's Association 2010 International Conference on Alzheimer's Disease: Alzheimer's Imaging Consortium (AIC)

Date(s): 
07/10/2010
Location: 
Hawaii Convention Center, 1801 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, Hawaii 96815
Fees: 
TBA
Sponsor(s): 

According to the Alzheimer's Association, the Alzheimer's Imaging Consortium (AIC) will focus on the clinical application and methodological development of neuroimaging to Alzheimer's disease, other dementias and normal brain aging.

The target audience for this educational activity include all clinicians involved in the care of research on individuals with memory or other cognitive complaints, including neurologists, psychiatrists, radiologists, geriatricians, neuropsychologists, industry and regulatory agencies stakeholders.

An overview of this program is available at http://www.alz.org/icad/icad_consortium.asp.

Continuing Education Credits: 
5.75 AMA PRA Category I Credits for Physicians
Contact Person(s): 

Alzheimer's Association 2010 ICAD Conference Team

Tel:  312-335-5790

Email:  icad [ at ] alz [dot] org

Alzheimer's Association 2010 International Conference on Alzheimer's Disease (ICAD 2010)

Date(s): 
07/10/2010 - 07/15/2010
Location: 
Hawaii Convention Center, 1801 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, Hawaii 96815
Fees: 
TBA
Sponsor(s): 

ICAD 2010 is sponsored by the Alzheimer's Association and a preliminary schedule is posted at:  www.alz.org/icad/icad_glance.asp. According to the Alzheimer's Association, ICAD's aim is to foster interdisciplinary interactions among healthcare, research, clinical and administrative professionals concerned with aging and Alzheimer's disease. In addition to core plenary sessions, oral, symposia and poster sessions will be presented to encourage and stimulate diverse viewpoints in research, treatment and care.

Continuing Education Credits: 
25.5 AMA PRA Category I Credits for Physicians
Contact Person(s): 

Alzheimer's Association ICAD 2010 Conference Team
Tel:  312-335-5790

Email:  icad [ at ] alz [dot] org

7th International Conference on Frontotemporal Dementias

Date(s): 
10/06/2010 - 10/08/2010
Location: 
Indianapolis Marriott Downtown, 350 West Maryland Street, Indianapolis, IN 46225
Fees: 
Early Bird Registration (Before July 1): Delegates $500, Trainees $350, Caregivers $80; Late Registration (On or After July 1): Delegates $600, Trainees $420, Caregivers $99; One-Day Registration: $300 (Delegates & Trainees Only)
Sponsor(s): 

This multi-disciplinary program is jointly sponsored by the Indiana University School of Medicine and the Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (www.pimed.com) and will cover the latest findings on the clinical and biological bases of FTD and related disorders.

Professionals in the field and family caregivers are all invited.

More information regarding this conference is posted at www.ftd2010.org

Continuing Education Credits: 
AMM PRA Category I Credits for Physicians. Contact Hours for Nurses Will Also Be Provided
Contact Person(s): 

Deb DeBusk

Conference Secretariat

Tel:  317-274-2106

Email:  ftd2010 [ at ] iupui [dot] edu

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