Continuing Medical Education Conferences in Chicago
Association for Healthcare Philanthropy (AHP) 2020 Leading Forward is organized by the Association for Healthcare Philanthropy (AHP). The session will commence Mar 31- Apr 02, 2020, at InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America. Audience: The symposium is designed for chief development officers, executive directors and other executive leaders in health care philanthropy. Bring your CEO, board members, or other executive or physician leaders. Leading Forward is the place where you and your hospital or health care organization executives can hold conversations on the ways to elevate your organization through philanthropy. Goals: • To join together health care leaders to learn how philanthropy can dramatically affect both the strategic planning and the completion and financial security of hospitals and health systems. • To operate together to recognize opportunities for each participant to take home, resulting in immediate impact. • To cultivate a cohort of the like organization allowing for networking, advice and on-going support. Features: • Educational sessions built around critical topics in health care philanthropy. • Strategic penetrations from health care foundations who have fortunately addressed your up-at-night issues. • Interactive, meaningful conversation with fellow leaders. • Gatherings featuring senior leaders from AdvocateAurora Health, CommonSpirit Health, and Intermountain Healthcare Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Apr 02 - 03, 2020 | USD $150 | Research and Clinical Research
2020 Midwest Clinical and Translational Research Meeting is organized by American Federation for Medical Research (AFMR) and Central Society for Clinical and Translational Research (CSCTR) and will be held from Apr 02 - 03, 2020 at Holiday Inn Chicago-Mart Plaza River North, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America. Target Audience: The Midwest Clinical & Translational Research Meeting is open to physician-scientists, research scientists, clinicians, and medical education professionals. This meeting is highly recommended for young investigators, fellows, junior scientists, and trainees, who would benefit from close interaction with senior colleagues. Description: The leadership of the Central Society for Clinical and Translational Research (CSCTR) and the Midwestern Section of the American Federation for Medical Research (MWAFMR) invite you to participate in the Midwest Clinical & Translational Research Meeting, which has a rich annual tradition of providing a forum for young investigators, fellows, and associate/assistant professors to present their research to leaders in their fields. This is one of the few multi-specialty meetings with a broad focus where the attendees can learn about research techniques used in other medical specialties and apply those techniques to their own research. Scientific Content: The Midwest Clinical & Translational Research Meeting of CSCTR and MWAFMR will be comprised of presentations about clinical research techniques and new research findings in cardiology, gastroenterology, pulmonary and critical care, hematology and oncology, endocrinology, nephrology, infectious disease, allergy, and health care research. Learning Objectives: Participants at the Midwest Clinical & Translational Research Meeting will acquire knowledge into clinical research techniques and new findings in various aspects of internal medicine and other fields. At the completion of the meeting, participants should be able to: • Recognize the value of new research techniques; • Describe new research findings in cardiology, gastroenterology, pulmonary and critical care, hematology and oncology, nephrology, infectious disease, allergy, immunology and rheumatology; • Explain the diagnosis and management of diseases and disorders across various sub-specialties of medicine. Highlights: • NEW! Bone Marrow/Transplant Symposium • Harnessing the Immune System Against Cancer: Lessons from Bone Marrow Transplant • Mentor Breakfast • Henry Christian Awardees, Outstanding Young Investigator, Featured New Investigator, and Early Career • Development Awardee Presentations • Research Innovations • Department Chair and Oral Abstract Sessions • CSCTR Hickam Lecture & AFMR Keynote • Cardiology/Pulmonary, Metabolism, and Renal/Transplant Clubs • Poster Presentations • Social event with American Physician Scientists Association
Apr 02 - 03, 2020 | CME 13.25 | Free | Spine surgery
Lumbar Spine Research Society (LSRS) 13th Annual Meeting is organized by Lumbar Spine Research Society (LSRS) and will be held from Apr 02 - 03, 2020 at Sofitel Chicago Magnificent Mile, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 13.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Apr 02 - 05, 2020 | Free | Medicine
The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term care Medicine - AMDA Annual Conference is organized by The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term care Medicine - AMDA and will be held from Apr 02 - 05, 2020 at Hyatt Regency Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Apr 03 - 05, 2020 | Free | Research and Clinical Research
American Society for Clinical Investigation (ASCI) / American Physician-Scientists Association (APSA) / Association of American Physicians (AAP) Joint Meeting is organized by American Society for Clinical Investigation (ASCI) and Association of American Physicians (AAP) and will be held during Apr 03 - 05, 2020 at Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park, Chicago, Illinois, United States Of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Apr 03 - 04, 2020 | USD $329 | Hematology Blood and Marrow Transplant
Great Debates & Updates in Hematologic Malignancies is organized by Imedex and will be held from Apr 03 - 04, 2020 at Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America. Who Should Attend? These live educational activities are designed to meet the educational needs of those who are involved and/or interested in the treatment of patients with multiple myeloma, lymphoma, chronic lymphocytic leukemia, and acute myeloid leukemia. • Hematologists • Medical Oncologists • Physicians • Physician Assistants • Physicians-in-Training • Oncology Nurses • Pharmacists Description: Join us for a unique educational experience. In this 2-day, debate-style series, nationally recognized thought leaders take opposing sides on clinical—and sometimes controversial—topics currently disrupting the practice of hematology and oncology. Through comprehensive review of the latest clinical advancements in hematologic malignancies, robust audience engagement, and ample discussion, participants will leave equipped with practical implications and applications to put into practice immediately. Featured Topics: As an event best known for its unique, debate-style format, the 2020 agenda featured a mix of didactic lectures and debates, examining the latest and most controversial topics across the board in the field of hematologic malignancies. • Multiple Myeloma • Acute Leukemia • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia • “Not-So-Benign” Hematology • Myelodysplastic Syndromes • Myeloproliferative Neoplasms • Lymphoproliferative Diseases Objectives: Upon successful completion of these educational activities, participants should be able to: • Interpret pertinent clinical trial data for standard of care and novel management strategies for hematologic malignancies and benign hematologic disorders • Assess how integration of relevant clinical trial data into clinical practice has the potential to enhance outcomes in patients with hematologic malignancies and benign hematologic disorders • Formulate evidence-based strategies for the management of hematologic malignancies and benign hematologic disorders that take into consideration patient risk factors, cost, disease stage, and prior therapeutic regimens.
CANCELED In light of the recent COVID-19 developments and the increased demand for nurse practitioners to remain in place for patient care, NPACE has made the difficult but necessary decision to cancel the NPACE Primary Care & Pharmacology Conference in Chicago (April 4-7). Actively working on providing a virtual educational offering for Chicago attendees to provide them with the credit hours they need. Chicago registrants will receive additional details related to refunds and virtual learning options in the coming days. 2-day Primary Care + 2-day Pharmacology Conference is organized by Nurse Practitioner Associates for Continuing Education (NPACE) and will be held from Apr 04 - 07, 2020 at Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America. This Conference has been approved for a maximum of 22 Contact Hours | 15+ Pharmacology Hours. Description: Fulfill your professional development and specific licensure needs at 2-day Primary Care and 2-day Pharmacotherapeutics conferences. Sessions emphasize the latest evidence and guideline-based clinical knowledge needed to prescribe and manage high priority primary care topics. Research should be focused on health policy, innovation, evidence based clinical practice, scientific research, or collaboration and interdisciplinary practice. Sub-topic ideas should include primary care, mental health, pediatrics, geriatrics, or palliative- end of life care. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Apr 06 - 09, 2020 | Free | Healthcare Management
This conference has been CANCELLED. 27th Annual National Case Management and Transitions of Care Conference & 21st Annual ACMA Meeting is organized by the American Case Management Association (ACMA). The symposium is held from Apr 06 - 09, 2020 at McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America. The latest case management trends and topics of the session will include: • Collaboration and interdisciplinary teams • Utilization management • Social determinants of health • Value-based care • Research and innovation • Patient-centric care and engagement Conference Objectives Recognize the boundaries and execute the approaches to engage with the physicians, case managers, transitions of care partners and multidisciplinary team members to effect the change in healthcare change Identify the possibilities and employ the strategies to regulate patient-centered and longitudinal care Execute the procedures to elevate patient engagement and self-management Understand the common barriers and implement the strategies to manage complex relationships between the healthcare stakeholders, patients, families, and providers Integrate best practices, standards, and tools to consistently verify and justify the medical necessities, quality care appropriateness, and resource utilization Continuing Education The 2020 ACMA national care offers continuing education and learning for healthcare professionals with the sessions featuring practice care settings on, Acute care Ambulatory Behavioral health Home health and hospice Long term and skilled care Pediatrics Primary care Rehabilitation UM/Medical director/PA You may earn the following Continuing Education credits, 25.8 Nursing and social work contact hours based on the 50 minute-hours 21.5 Nursing and social work contact hours based on 60 minute - hours 21.5 ACM Recertification credits 21.5 CMAC Recertification credits 165 AMA PRA Category 1 credits Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Apr 06 - 09, 2020 | Free | Leadership
This conference has been CANCELLED. Becker's Hospital Review 11th Annual Meeting is organized by Becker's Healthcare and will be held from Apr 06 - 09, 2020 at Hyatt Regency Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America. Target Audience: Hospital and Health System Executives Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Apr 08 - 10, 2020 | CME 14.75 | Free | Infectious Disease
HIV/HCV Mini-Residency-April 2020 is organized by The University of Chicago - Center for Continuing Medical Education and will be held from Apr 08 - 10, 2020 at University of Chicago Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America. Target Audience: This activity is designed for physicians and other healthcare professionals including prescribers such as nurse practitioners and physician assistants, pharmacists, and nurses committed to the treatment and care of patients living with HIV, HCV, and other related conditions. Credits: • 14.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ • 14.75 Participation • 14.75 Social Work CEU Course Description: The mini-residency is a two-and-a-half-day intensive HIV educational experience. Lectures on a variety of HIV-related topics are interspersed with case studies and clinical encounters with patients where the lecture information can be immediately applied to real-time patient situations. Participants will also have opportunity to discuss questions and cases with Dr. Sherer and his colleagues. Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to: • Describe current trends in HIV and viral hepatitis epidemiology in the US; • Discuss the fundamentals and new trends in HIV and hepatitis prevention, HIV and HCV testing, and counseling, including the use of PrEP and the use of ART for prevention; • Relate the natural history of HIV infection and disease pathogenesis; • List the classes and targets of anti-retroviral drugs as well as their side effects and indications for use; • Identify new directly acting agents for the treatment of hepatitis B and C, and key considerations in the management of HIV/hepatitis co-infected patients; • Cite factors leading to drug resistance and three ways to reduce the risk of drug resistance.