About the Conference: This is a multi-day primary care conference including lectures from specialists in current trends in the identification and management of chronic illness, prevention, current treatment modalities, pharmaceutical and non-pharmaceutical management. Educational material will include topics covering adult to geriatric populations.
Target Audience: Primary Care Physicians from all specialties, Surgeons, Emergency Medicine, Pharmacists, Nurse Practitioners, Dentists, Physician Assistants, Primary Care Residents, Nurses, Health Care Students, Interdisciplinary Health Care Teams including Allied Health and other health care providers who desire to update their knowledge of the primary care field.
To Register: Registration is closed for this event.
Date and Time: March 24 – 27, 2014, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM daily
Main Conference Venue: The Millennium Centre, 2001 Millennium Place, Johnson City, TN 37604 (423) 232-2001.
A block of rooms has been reserved at the Carnegie Hotel, 126 W. State of Franklin Rd., Johnson City, TN, located adjacent to The Millennium Centre and across from East Tennessee State University. Reservations may be made by contacting the Carnegie Hotel at (423) 979-6400, and referencing the "Primary Care Conference: by February 27, 2014.
Rates: $99 +tax per night, single or double.
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|Early||Late Fee - 3/10|
Judy East, FNP
Northeast State Technical Community College
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|A large conference syllabus is an item relegated to the past. Historically, it has added significantly to registration costs for conference participants, and since technology has afforded new and sometimes paperless ways to achieve the same results, we're going with technology!|
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|ACCME Accreditation: Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.|
|CME Credit: Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University designates this live activity for a maximum of 32.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.|
|CNE Credit: 32.0 continuing nursing education contact hours for this conference. East Tennessee State University College of Nursing is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Tennessee Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.|
|This event is presented by the James H. Quillen Veterans Affairs Medical Center, the College of Nursing Office of Continuing Education at East Tennessee State University, and the Quillen College of Medicine Office of Continuing Medical Education.|
|The Live activity, 18th Annual Louis A. Cancellaro Primary Care Conference, with a beginning date of 03-24-2014, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 32.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.|
|Additional speaker funding has been provided by the Ohio Valley Appalachia Regional Geriatric Education Center (OVAR/GEC)|
|The Conference Skill Sessions have been supported by supplies and a grant provided by Ethicon, Inc., of Johnson & Johnson Health Care Systems, Inc.|