2012 Annual Meeting

Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Dates: June 15-17, 2012

Detailed Brochure

2012 Annual Meeting PDF
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Program Description

This is the annual educational program for the Thai-American Physicians Foundation. The theme of this year’s conference is an update in selected topics in Medicine and Pediatrics. There will also be an oral presentation session in the afternoon where invited trainees will have an opportunity to discuss research projects with course faculty by oral and poster presentations. The learning objectives of this course will be accomplished by didactic lectures, interactions with course faculty and oral presentations of research abstracts on various topics in medicine.

Sponsor

The Thai American Physicians Foundation

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this course, the participant will be able to:
1) Describe the management of patients with polycystic kidney disease
2) List different therapies for surgical treatment of epilepsy
3) List different therapies for treatment of obesity
4) Describe the importance of sleep for health in children and adults

 Credit

The program committee is currently working on CME credit with a co-sponsoring organization. More details in the future will be available at our Facebook page. All participants will receive a certificate of attendance.

Program Description

This is the annual educational program for the Thai-American Physicians Foundation. The theme of this year’s conference is an update in selected topics in Medicine and Pediatrics. There will also be an oral presentation session in the afternoon where invited trainees will have an opportunity to discuss research projects with course faculty by oral and poster presentations. The learning objectives of this course will be accomplished by didactic lectures, interactions with course faculty and oral presentations of research abstracts on various topics in medicine.

Tuition

CME Tuition is $175 and $150 for TAPF members. A special rate of $100 is available for attendees not needing CME. Tuition includes Friday night reception, breakfast and lunch on Saturday. Additional fees will apply for other meals and activities. Written cancellations should be received by TAPF at least 1 month prior to the program and will be refunded less a $25 administrative fee. Attendees should register by June 1. Late registration will increase to $200 for non-TAPF members and $175 for TAPF members. Registration is available online at: http://www.regonline.com/TAPF2012.

Conference Location and Lodging

All sessions will be held at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, 3950 Las Vegas Boulevard South, Las Vegas, NV 89119. This hotel is located at the end of Strip and convenient to many attractions in Las Vegas. Visit http://www.mandalaybay.com/ to learn more about this hotel. We have a special group rate is $165 for Deluxe rooms. Suites are available upon request. This rate does not include taxes or meals.

Guest should call 1-877-632-9001 and mention that they are attending the Thai American Physicians Foundation/Emory CME conference.

Guests can also make reservations online at https://resweb.passkey.com/go/xtapf. This special rate is extremely limited. Guests are encouraged to make reservations as soon as possible and no later than May 1, 2012.

Attire for the conference is business casual. Since meeting room temperatures and personal comfort levels vary, please bring a sweater or jacket to the educational sessions.