Upcoming Medical Conferences in IllinoisSearch Criteria : United States of America
Nov 16 - 18, 2018 | Chicago, Illinois
National Leadership Conference of the American Student Dental Association (ASDA) is organized by American Student Dental Association (ASDA) and will be held from Nov 16 - 18, 2018 at Chicago, Illinois, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Nov 16 - 18, 2018 | CME 17.50 | USD $2499 | Rosemont, Illinois
Treatments for Wrist & Elbow Problems Course is organized by Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA) and will be held from Nov 16 - 18, 2018 at OLC Education & Conference Center, Rosemont, Illinois, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Treatments for Wrist & Elbow Problems is AANA members and other healthcare professionals who desire to improve their arthroscopic knowledge, competence, performance, and patient outcomes. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 17.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Course Description: This comprehensive surgical skills course will encompass basic and advanced wrist and elbow procedures, highlighting pearls to avoid complications and ensure clinical success. Controversies of treatment will also be emphasized to help guide treatment decisions. This will be accomplished through lectures and surgical demonstrations by leading faculty, hands-on cadaveric surgical labs, and panel discussions and case presentations. This course is designed for both the beginning and advanced arthroscopist, including a precourse questionnaire to best pair instructors to participants ensuring their goals of the course will be satisfied. Learning Objectives: At the completion of this course the participant will be able to: • Comprehend the fundamentals of wrist and elbow arthroscopy: including anatomy, indications, patient positioning, portals and other elements to avoid complications • Identify wrist and elbow surgeries to ensure surgical success and identifying controversies • Improved surgical skills of wrist and elbow arthroscopy; specifically, in treating TFCC tears, wrist ganglion, wrist (carpal and DRUJ) instability, wrist fractures, wrist arthritis, lateral epicondylitis, elbow arthritis, OCDs of elbow, elbow instability (UCL & LUCL), distal biceps and triceps tendon tears Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Nov 16 - 19, 2018 | USD $250 | Chicago, Illinois
Autumn Immunology Conference (AIC) 47th Annual Meeting is organized by Autumn Immunology Conference (AIC) and will be held from Nov 16 - 19, 2018 at Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America. The Autumn Immunology Conference highlights advances in Immunology by leaders in the field through a distinguished Keynote Presentation and 3 major symposia, on topics that change yearly. The AIC also emphasizes presentation of current research by our trainees, by giving each abstract submitter the opportunity to present their work orally in one of approximately 20 workshops that cover all aspects of Immunology, both Basic and Translational. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Acupuncture (Acu)100-3: Antique Points/Meridians II by National University of Health Sciences (NUHS)
Nov 17 - 18, 2018 | CME 12.50 | Lombard, Illinois
Acupuncture (Acu)100-3: Antique Points/Meridians II is organized by National University of Health Sciences (NUHS) and will be held from Nov 17 - 18, 2018 at National University of Health Sciences, Lombard, Illinois, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 12.5 CE Hours. Course Description: This program provides doctors, doctoral/professional students, and other licensed health care professionals the opportunity to learn the age-old technique of acupuncture in levels of progression. Each level incorporates classroom and laboratory practicum to advance the attendee’s acupuncture knowledge and clinical application skills. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Nov 17 - 18, 2018 | Schaumburg, Illinois
Anesthesia Quality Meeting is organized by American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) and will be held from Nov 17 - 18, 2018 at American Society of Anesthesiologists, Schaumburg, Illinois, United States of America. Course Description: This course will help you manage and improve the quality of your practice and your performance in quality measurement programs. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Nov 21, 2018 | CME 4.00 | Chicago, Illinois
MADED hArt of Medicine - Leading hArtfully is organized by The University of Chicago - Center for Continuing Medical Education and will be held on Nov 21, 2018 at University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is designed for individuals in leadership positions. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit. Course Description : This activity intends to empower leaders with the ability to recognize and improve their interactions in order to better communicate and connect with their teams and others. Conference Objectives are : • Recognize individual ability to positively influence each patient encounter and quality of experience • State how to apply learned practices to patient interactions designed to achieve greater patient connection • Define the core conditions necessary to create therapeutic relationships • Describe ways to employ empathy as a learned skill. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Nov 25 - 30, 2018 | Chicago, Illinois
Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) 104th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting is organized by Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) and will be held from Nov 25 - 30, 2018 at McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America. Additional Details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Nov 26 - 30, 2018 | CME 36.00 | USD $2697 | Skokie, Illinois
Ostomy Management Course is organized by Wound Care Education Institute (WCEI) and will be held from Nov 26 - 30, 2018 at Oakton Community College, Skokie, Illinois, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is LPN/LVN, RN, NP, PTA, PT, OTA, OT. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 36 Contact Hours. Course Description: The Ostomy Management Course focuses on the treatment, therapy, and counseling for individuals before, during and after a fecal or urinary diversion. The goal is to provide a patient-centered plan of care. The course offers hands-on workshops. Learning Objectives: • List key characteristics required for stomal and peristomal skin assessment. • Discuss the different types and indications of pouching systems and accessories used with stoma pouching systems • Explain the steps of stoma siting procedure for optimal location on the abdomen for a stoma • Discuss emotions that a new ostomy patient is likely to experience before and after the creation of a stoma or a continent diversion. • Discuss the etiology, identification, and treatment, both conservative and surgical, if appropriate, of the 5 stomal complications. • Differentiate between types of fistulas in terms of causative factors, pathophysiology, and principles of management. • List indications, contraindications and procedure steps for colostomy irrigation. • Describe the causes, symptoms, and interventions for ileostomy food blockage. • Identify the purpose, design, location in the intestine, methods of accessing and management of three enterostomal and three enterostomy tubes. • State how to assess for, prevent and manage four enteral tube complications. • Discuss conditions in the pediatric patient that may require a fecal or urinary diversion. • Summarize the management of a pediatric patient with a urinary or fecal diversion. • Summarize the goals of pre-operative teaching, list what should be covered and develop an individualized teaching plan for a patient based on an assessment of their learning needs. • Demonstrate a stoma assessment. • Demonstrate application, emptying, and removal of a cut to fit 2-piece pouching system. • Demonstrate patient teaching methods for application, emptying and removal of a pouching system. • Demonstrate the “crusting” procedure. • Explain the goals of post-operative teaching. List what should be covered and develop an individualized teaching plan based on an assessment of their learning needs.
Nov 28 - 30, 2018 | USD $2295 | Chicago, Illinois
Pharma CiMi.CON USA 2018 is organized by we.CONECT Global Leaders and will be held from Nov 28 - 30, 2018 at Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America. Conference Description: This is the Must-Attend Event for Pharma Commercial Professionals. The Leading Competitive Intelligence Event for Pharma and Biotech in Europe is now coming to the US. This is an annual international knowledge & project exchange platform bringing together 150+ competitive and market intelligence professionals for networking and exchange, to discuss key industry topics and to create new partnerships. The event, which is collocated with CiMi.CON Evolution, provides you with precise insights into new business prospects and technical strategies while offering the chance to discuss specific roadmaps for your CI & MI projects. Who are the Attendees? The Pharma CiMi.CON is now coming to the USA – based on the success story of the leading European Event for VPs, Directors, Senior Managers of Competitive and Market Intelligence, Consumer Insights, Innovation and Corporate Strategy from across the pharma industry. Key themes covered: • Pharma Competitive intelligence and market insights 2.0: Understanding competitors and markets to predict future trends. • Gaining and Keeping Executive Support: How to organize stakeholder management? Understanding the market: Market sizing, market access & creating new needs. • Innovation: Revolutionizing Product Development by Scanning and Forecasting Your Competitor’s Next Moves. • Non-transparent and regulated markets: How do market insights and market research in non-transparent and regulated markets work? • Competitive intelligence and R&D: Organizing the cooperation of people and departments. • Tools & Systems: What are new tools and methods to improve competitive intelligence, market research, and market insights? • Market Insights and Competitive Intelligence in the Digital Era: Monitoring and analyzing new competitive disruptions: How can intelligence cope with completely changing landscapes? • Market Insights and Competitive Intelligence and Big Data: Implementing an infrastructure that makes data analysis possible and using Real-World Evidence. The Annual Pharma CiMi.CON Event: Our mission: • Be an active part of the competitive and market intelligence reality. • Explore how CI & MI will change companies toward disruption and innovation. • Discuss the challenges of AI supported, cognitive CI tools. • Discover latest trends in CI & MI technology and insights. • Cover the full scope of intelligence from the market leaders & new market players. • Approach new technical challenges and disruptive technologies. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Nov 29 - Dec 01, 2018 | Chicago, Illinois
2018 Dental Implant Conference is organized by American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS) and will be held during Nov 29 - Dec 01, 2018 at Sheraton Grand Chicago, Chicago, Illinois United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.