Banner Health recognizes the importance of continuing education for health care professionals. As an organization dedicated to innovation, we are proud to hold academic conferences across our facilities. Check out this upcoming conference!

2016 Summit on Sexual Health for Women: Bridging the Distance Between Mind and Body

This unique conference presents an integrative approach to sexual health for women, and will examine concepts that represent the whole sexual being - encompassing research, practical information and clinical concepts from both medical and behavioral disciplines. Effective treatment for sexual concerns involves collaboration between physician and therapist, and crossover knowledge between the two providers enhanced and more effective care for the patient/client.

Who: Physicians, Mental Health Counselors and Therapists, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Residents, Medical Students, Certified Nurse Midwives
When: April 8 and 9, 2016
Where: Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak Hotel and Spa, Phoenix, Arizona
Registration: Please call (602) 230-2273 (CARE) to sign up for the conference. Outside Arizona: 1-800-230-2273 (CARE)

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Pick Your Poison - Current Trends in Toxicology

The Poison and Drug Information Centers of Arizona, Center for Toxicology and Pharmacology Education and Research (CTPER), and University of Arizona College of Medicine- Phoenix are proud to offer the second annual toxicology conference, “Pick Your Poison- Current Trends in Toxicology” April 22nd and 23rd , 2016, in Phoenix, Arizona. The conference will feature presentations on New Antidotes, Novel Drugs of Abuse, Dangerous Pediatric Ingestions, Anticonvulsants, and Chemical and Biological Agents from experts in the toxicology field.

Who: Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Residents, Medical Students, Pharmacists, Physician Assistants, Registered Nurses and EMS providers
When: April 22 and 23, 2016
Where: University of Arizona College of Medicine - Phoenix
Register: Online registration
Contact: Maureen Roland,

Critical Care in Obstetrics

Banner University Medical Center Phoenix and the Society for MaternalFetal Medicine are proud to offer an innovative and integrated program that will address essential learning in the discipline of critical care obstetrics. Prerecorded digital didactic sessions (to be studied by participants before the symposium and accessible for one year following the symposium), virtual online didactics and simulations, case-based facilitated group learning and bedside preceptor-directed simulation drills form the basis for thisprogressive, hands-on, original program.

Who: MFM Physicians, OB Hospitalists, MFM Fellows, Practicing OB Physicians, Residents, High Risk OB Nurses, Emergency Room Physicians, Medical Students, Certified Nurse Midwives
When: Nov. 10-12, 2016
Where: Hilton Phoenix / Mesa Hotel, 1011 West Holmes Avenue • Mesa, Arizona
Register: Online
Contact: Barbara Shaw, (602) 839-4346

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