Courses

Title Banner Date Description
Cloud CME Training for RSS CE Associates
Wednesday, December 27, 2017 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Little Rock, AR


Hands-on training sessions for RSS CE Associates to learn the new Cloud CME software.
Boot Camp in Evidence-Based Medicine
Friday, March 2, 2018 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Little Rock, AR

Specialties: All Specialties

Participants will learn how to frame a PICO question and search the medical literature based on that question; how to critically appraise journal articles with various study designs (therapy, harm, diagnosis, prognosis, systematic review and meta-analysis); how clinical practice guidelines are developed using the GRADE method; and explore how to utilize the principles of evidence-based medicine in clinical practice, teaching, and research.

Enrollment will be limited to 30 participants, each of whom will receive a course syllabus plus a copy of the Users’ Guide to the Medical Literature, 3rd ed. as well as breakfast and lunch.
Twenty-Third Annual Diabetes Update Symposium
Twenty-Third Annual Diabetes Update Symposium Banner Friday, April 6, 2018 1:00 PM - Saturday, April 7, 2018 4:30 PM Fred W. Smith Conference Center 12th Floor, Jackson T. Stephens Spine and Neurosciences Institute, Little Rock, AR

Specialties: All Specialties

The 23rd Annual Diabetes Update Symposium is designed to improve the ability of healthcare teams, including physicians, nurses, and other allied health professionals around the state of Arkansas to provide evidence-based strategies for the prevention and management of diabetes and obesity in pediatric and adult patient populations.  The 2018 activity will update participants on best practices to transform diabetes care.

Topics include:

  • Culinary Medicine and the Treatment of Obesity
  • Genetic Environments and Therapies
  • GLP1 and New Therapies
  • Interprofessional Panel Discussion on Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP)
  • Rapid Fire Didactics on Lifestyle and Standards of Care
  • Simulation Sessions
    • Foot Care
    • Role of Insulin Pumps
    • Creative Ideas for Behavior Change
2018 Arkansas Nursing Research Conference
Friday, April 13, 2018 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM Fred W. Smith Conference Center - Jackson T. Stephens Spine and Neurosciences Institute 12th Floor, Little Rock, AR