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12th Annual Medical Director/Physician Leadership Forum

A Continuing Medical Education Seminar

12th Annual Medical Director/Physician Leadership Forum

Jun 13, 2018
Las Vegas, NV

Bellagio Las Vegas

Why Wait 12 Long Months for your Favorite Conference of the Year?

"The 12th Annual Medical Director/Physician Leadership Forum" — which is five months earlier than previous years — is developed to provide cutting-edge clinical updates to individuals responsible for managing large patient populations. This accredited medical education event has something for everyone from managed health care medical directors to physician executives working within the managed care framework.

Our faculty of nationally recognized practitioners and thought leaders will relate clinical innovations and relevant research that can be applied when working to optimize patient care, outcomes and benefits.
Learn more about the pertinent topics to be addressed at this year's forum.

Intended audience

This conference has been designed to meet the educational needs of medical directors, physician executives/leaders and other health care professionals (HCPs) that manage large patient populations and/or their benefits worldwide.

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Registration fee: $300
Complimentary for UnitedHealth Group employees. Tuition details.

Need CE credits?
Earn up to 6.0 continuing education credits at this year's forum. Learn more.

Who attends?
• Medical Directors
• Physician Executives/Leaders
• PAs
• Pharmacists
• Psychologists
• Pharmacy Technicians

• Nurse Executives/Leaders

Conference learning objectives

After completion of this activity, the participant should be able to:

  • Discuss the current and future roles of precision medicine in the prevention and management of disease.
  • Describe the recent Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (GOLD) guideline revisions and recommendations, and discuss the latest evidence-based management strategies for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
  • Examine the role of chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell therapy in cancer treatment, the future direction of this therapy and management strategies for its associated toxicities.
  • Outline the latest American Diabetes Association (ADA) guideline recommendations for the diagnosis and management of diabetes, and discuss current devices for continuous glucose monitoring.
  • Define the application of big data in the research of cancer treatments and quality of care in oncology, and identify the potential future applications for big data.
  • Describe the role of the Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment (CGA) in formulating a comprehensive management plan for the elderly in diverse health care settings.
  • Identify individuals who are at highest risk for acute stroke and discuss the latest guideline recommendations and strategies to optimize preventive management.

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