Other Events Calendar


15–April 26 UVM TSP Technical Services Partnership CBET EXAM Preparation Course. Learn more.
16–18 ICE2018; Las Vegas, NV.  www.attendice.com
19–24 National Engineers Week
24–28 SCCM Annual Meeting; San Antonio, TX. Society of Critical Care Medicine www.sccm.org


MARCH 2018
1–3 29th Annual Conference of the Saudi Heart Association; Riyadh, Riyadh. SHA29
5–9 2018 HIMSS Annual Conference & Exhibition; Las Vegas, NV. www.himss.org
6–10 AAOS; New Orleans, LA.  American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons www.aaos.org
7−8 International Conference on Biomedical and Biological Engineering; Dubai, UAE  ICBBE
11−18 Patient Safety Awareness Week.  Institute for Healthcare Improvement/National Patient Safety Foundation
12–13 NQF 2018 Annual Conference; Washington, DC.  National Quality Forum www.qualityforum.org
20–23 NANT 35th Annual Symposium: Technician Impact Dialysis Outcomes; Las Vegas, NV.  National Association of Nephrology Technicians/Technologists
 26–28 Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care; Boston, MA.  www.hfes.org
 26–29 Congress on Healthcare Leadership; Chicago, IL.  American College of Healthcare Executives  www.ache.org

IDSA Medical Design Conference 2018: EXPERIENCE; Boston, MA.   Industrial Designers Society of America www.idsa.org/2018Medical


APRIL 2018
1–3 Kuwait Medica Conference and Exhibition; Kuwait City, Kuwait.  www.kuwaitmedica.com
2–8 National Public Health Week American Public Health Association www.apha.org
3–5 2018 MDTX Conference & Exhibition; Secaucus, NJ.  Medical Device Technology Exchange
4–6 MD Expo; Nashville, TN. 
7 World Health Day. World Health Organization. www.who.org
7–8 USA Science and Engineering Festival; Washington, DC. http://usasciencefestival.org/attend/
8–9 AIMBE 2018 Annual Event; Washington, DC.  American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering
9–11 2018 Design of Medical Devices Conference; Minneapolis, MN. http://www.dmd.umn.edu/
12–15 AONE 2018; Indianapolis, IN. American Organization of Nurse Executives  www.aone.org
15–18 ANNA 2018 National Symposium; Las Vegas, NV.  www.annanurse.org
17–19 Medtec Europe; Messe Stuttgart, Germany.  Medtec Europe
18–19 BIOMEDevice Boston; Boston, MA.  MD&M biomedevice.mddionline.com
18–20 Medtec Japan; Tokyo, Japan.  Medtec Japan
26–27 2018 Health Datapalooza; Washington, DC.  Academy Health www.academyhealth.org
29–May 2 IAHCSMM Annual Conference & Expo; Phoenix, AZ.  www.iahcsmm.org
30-May 2 2018 World Conference on Quality and Improvement; Seattle, WA.  http://asq.org


May 2018
2–4 MDMA 2018 Annual Meeting; Washington, DC.  Medical Device Manufacturers Association www.medicaldevices.org
5–9 AHA Annual Meeting; Washington, DC.  www.aha.org
6–12 National Hospital Week 2018 www.aha.org
8–11 CMBEC41 Joint Conference with ACCES; Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island.  Canadian Medical and Biological Engineering Society
9–10 11th Annual FDA/AdvaMed Medical Devices and Diagnostics Statistical Issues Conference; Washington, DC. www.advamed.org
12–18 AONE 2018; Indianapolis, IN.  www.aone.org
19–22 Infusion Nurses Society, Cleveland, OH. www.ins1.org
23–25 20th Annual Patient Safety Congress; Boston, MA.  IHI/NPSF www.ihi.org
24–28 AORN Global Surgical Conference & Expo 2018; New Orleans, LA.  www.aorn.org


June 2018
1–4 AAMI Conference & Expo; Long Beach, CA
3–8 World Congress on Medical Physics & Biomedical Engineering; Prague, Czech Republic.  International Federation for Medical and Biological Engineering  IFMBE
13–15 APIC 2018; Minneapolis, MN.  Association of Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology http://apic.org
22-26 ASE Scientific Sessions; Nashville, TN.  American Society of Echocardiography www.ase.org
23–27 AWHONN 2018 Annual Convention; Tampa, FL.  Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses www.awhonn.org


July 2018
1–5 80th Educational Program and National Meeting; Washington, DC.  American Medical Technologists www.americanmedtech.org
15-18 55th ASHE Annual Conference and Technical Exhibition; Seattle, WA.  American Society for Healthcare Engineering of the American Hospital Association www.ashe.org
22-25 2018 Annual Meeting and Exhibition; Orlando, FL.  Association for Medical Imaging Management www.ahra.org
25–28 2018 Annual AAMSE Conference; San Diego, CA.  American Association of Medical Society Executives www.aamse.org
31–August 3 ASCLS Annual Meeting; Chicago, IL.  American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science http://ascls.org


August 2018
2–4 SVU Annual Conference; San Antonio, TX.  Society for Vascular Ultrasound www.svunet.org
16–18 EMedIC Global 2018—Engineering Medical Innvovation Global Competition; Hong Kong. http://www.emedicglobal.org/


September 2018
2-6 ANNA Nephrology Nurses Week Learn more
22–27 AHIMA Convention and Exhibit; Miami, FL. American Health Information Management Association www.ahima.org
29 World Heart Day


October 2018
1–4 2018 RAPS Regulatory Convergence; Vancouver, BC.  www.raps.org
5–7 MD Expo; Seattle, WA.
11–14 CAMDR 2018: Navigating the Tides of Medical Device Reprocessing; Halifax, Nova Scotia.  CAMDR 2018
15–19 World Standards Week (WSW) 2018 www.ansi.org
31–Nov 1 MD&M Minneapolis; Minneapolis, MN.  mdmminn.mddionline.com


November 2018
8 World Usability Day www.worldusabilityday.org


December 2018
4–7 AARC 2018 Annual Congress; Las Vegas, NV. American Association of Respiratory Care www.aarc.org
7–8 2018 FBS Symposium; Orlando, FL. Florida Biomedical Society fbsonline.net