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May/June Webinar List

Posted by Chad Sines on Thu, Apr 26, 2012 @ 07:58 PM

We have quite a few webinars scheduled for May and June. All at only $10. 

May Webinars 

Microsoft Powerpoint

Mon, May 7, 2012 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM PDT
Presenter: Chad Sines, MS, MBA, AHDI-F

In a virtual workforce, Powerpoint is heavily used in online presentations and meetings. Despite this most have only a rudimentary knowledge at best of how to use Powerpoint effectively. Participants will learn what Powerpoint is, how to use it, and learn how to make a basic presentation with title page, images, graphs, and other basic information that is used for a presentation. CEC: 1 TW


Fri, May 18, 2012 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM PDT
Presenter: Diane Gilmore, CMT, AHDI-F

COPD is a serious lung disease and now the third leading cause of death in the United States as well as causing long-term disability.  This webinar explores the damage caused by COPD, a deeper discussion of its two main disorders of chronic bronchitis and emphysema, and its long-term impact on patient health. Both traditional and the latest cutting-edge diagnostic, pharmacological, and surgical treatment procedures used to slow progression of the disease will be discussed as well as current research into future treatment possibilities.  CEC: 1 CM (pending)

Irritable Bowel Syndrome 

Tue, May 29, 2012 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM PDT
Presenter: Chad Sines, MS, MBA, AHDI-F

Irritable bowel syndrome is considered a diagnosis of last resort, when nothing else fits. It is a very misunderstood disease with mostly symptomatic care. Attendees will learn why this disease baffles physicians and is commonly missed. Learn about the current trends in diagnosis and treatement as well as current research and novel treatments on the horizon. CEC: 1 CM (pending)

June Webinars  

Advanced Resume Building

Tue, Jun 5, 2012 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM PDT
Presenter: Chad Sines, MS, MBA, AHDI-F

Every professional knows they must have a current, professional-appearing resume. But do you know how to market your resume in a virtual environment? Companies like Pongo, Linkedin, Monster, etc, offer an excellent resource to potential employers but only if you know how to use them.  1 PD 


Fri, Jun 15, 2012 12 PM - 2 PM PDT
Presenter: Diane Gilmore, CMT, AHDI-F

Cell structure and the genetic formation of cancer, the systems used to grade and classify cancers according to severity or metastasis, common lab and diagnostic tests used to analyze, detect, and diagnose, and various modalities of treatment.  Transcription tips, BOS rules, terminology nomenclature. CEC: 2 CM

Instant Messaging/Forums/Blogging

Tue, Jun 19, 2012 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM PDT
Presenter- Chad Sines, MS, MBA, AHDI-F

Communication is critical in a virtual workforce. Despite he many tools at their fingertips, many transcriptionists are uncomfortable using them. This webinar will introduce instant messaging, forum use, and blogging as tools for professionals to use to keep connected and network with each other. CEC: 1 PD

Topics: Continuing Education, Webinar