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Welcome to Focus Conferences, Inc.

FOCUS produces regional & national conferences byfor Respiratory Therapists, Sleep Techs and ICU Nurses. Our conferences, known as Focus Spring and Focus Fall are known for their strong academia and  exceptional value.

FOCUS Spring 2017

Orlando, Florida

For Respiratory Therapists, Sleep Technologists & Critical Care Nurses

Continuing Education Credits

14-26 CRCEs, CSTEs, CECs & Nursing Continuing Education Credits

Location

The AAA Four-Diamond, Rosen Shingle Creek
Resort - Orlando, Florida

Date

May 5 & 6, 2017

Registration Fee

$375

Active duty and Reserve military personnel, as well as veterans and students, will receive a $100 discount.

Significant-Others Enjoy All Events & Lectures for Only $175 (no CE Credits) or Only $275 (with CE Credits)

This FOCUS Spring 2017 conference takes place May 5-6th (with optional pre-conference workshops on May 4th and bonus post-conference workshops on the morning of May 7th) at the AAA Four-Diamond Rosen Shingle Creek Resort in Orlando Fl. This 2-day conference features 14 credits for both RT’s and Sleep Techs as well as a 2-day track of 14 ANCC approved lectures for critical care nurses. The registration fee of $375 includes 14 credits, our exhibit hall with 3 food functions, door prizes and 2 nights of live entertainment. Significant-others may register for only $175 (without credits) or $275 (with credits). Hotel rooms at this 4-Diamond property, usually $249 per night will be only $149 per night. Make the FOCUS conference in Orlando a great mini-getaway vacation during a beautiful time of year. More information on this conference is available at Focus Spring 2017 Conference

...and in the Fall of 2017 Focus will hold 2 Conferences. Both will be special 1-day “marathon” conferences for RT’s & Sleep Techs where attendees can earn an entire year’s worth of CEUs in one day.

Focus Fall 2017 Pittsburgh, PA. Conference

A special "Super Session" featuring the highly esteemed faculty of Dr. Robert Kacmarek Ph.D., RRT, Dr. John Marini MD, Dr. Neil MacIntyre MD and Pediatric/Neonatal Expert, Elcee O'Connor RRT, in our Respiratory Therapy lecture hall, perhaps the most famous, sought-after speakers in Respiratory Therapy in the U.S today. A second lecture hall featuring 10 lectures in Sleep Medicine will also run concurrently and be approved for CRCEs, CSTEs and CECs. The speakers for the Sleep portion of this conference are being assembled and will be announced shortly.
Bob Kacmarek PhD

Bob Kacmarek

PhD, RRT
Elcee O’Connor RRT

Elcee O'Connor

RRT
John Marini MD

John Marini

MD
Neil MacIntyre MD

Neil MacIntyre

MD

This very special 1-day Respiratory Therapy and Sleep Conference will be strictly limited to 350 attendees

Continuing Education Credits

10 continuing education credits (CRCEs, CSTEs and CECs)

Location

Doubletree Hilton Hotel in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (actually Monroeville, 12 minutes from downtown Pittsburgh)

Date

Thursday, September 28th, 2017

Registration Fee

$250

Active duty and Reserve military personnel, as well as veterans and students, will receive a $50 discount allowing them to register for only $200.

The fee includes an expanded continental breakfast, a seated luncheon, all breaks, all lectures, 10 continuing education credits (CRCEs, CSTEs and CECs) and a large Exhibit Hall.

This special conference will be strictly limited to 350 attendees. The registration fee of $250 will include an expanded continental breakfast, a seated luncheon, all breaks, all lectures, 10 continuing education credits (CRCEs, CSTEs and CECs), fun door prizes and a large exhibit hall. Active duty and Reserve military personnel, as well as veterans and students, will receive a $50 discount allowing them to register for only $200. The conference will take place at the Doubletree Hilton Hotel in Pittsburgh, PA. (actually Monroeville, 12 minutes from downtown Pittsburgh) on Thursday, September 28th, 2017. Rooms at the Doubletree Hilton will be $99/night and onsite parking is free. Call 412-373-7300 to make your reservations.

Focus Fall 2017 Poughkeepsie, NY. Conference

for Respiratory Therapists and Sleep Technologists

Continuing Education Credits

10 continuing education credits (CRCEs, CSTEs and CECs)

Location

The Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel in Poughkeepsie, New York

Date

October 18th, 2017

Registration Fee

$195

Active duty and Reserve military personnel, as well as veterans and students, will receive a $50 discount allowing them to register for only $145.

The fee includes an expanded continental breakfast, a seated luncheon, all breaks, all lectures, 10 continuing education credits (CRCEs, CSTEs and CECs) and a large Exhibit Hall.

The second of our 2 Fall conferences will take place at the Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel in Poughkeepsie, New York on Wednesday, October 18th, 2017. This conference is also for Respiratory Therapists and Sleep Technologists and is in its 36th year of continuous operation. It too, will furnish 10 CRCEs, CSTEs and CECs. The registration fee will be $195 which includes an expanded continental breakfast, a seated luncheon, all breaks, all lectures, 10 continuing education credits (CRCEs, CSTEs and CECs) and a large Exhibit Hall. Active duty and Reserve military personnel, as well as veterans and students, will receive a $50 discount allowing them to register for only $145. Rooms at the Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel are $99 per night. Call 845-485-5300 to make your reservations.