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Pediatric Pearls: A Training in Mental Health
Thursday, November 29, 2018 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Hyatt Regency Schaumburg, Schaumburg, IL

Specialties: Family Practice, Pediatrics, Nursing, Nurse Practitioner, Physician Assistant

A one-day conference designed for healthcare providers interested in learning more about mental health concerns and challenges in today's youth.
14th Annual Heart Failure Holiday Symposium
Friday, November 30, 2018 8:00 AM - Saturday, December 1, 2018 12:00 PM NMH Feinberg Conference Center, Chicago, IL

Specialties: Cardiovascular Disease, Family Practice, General Practice, Hospitalist, Internal Medicine, Multiple Specialties, Nursing, Nurse Practitioner, Pharmacist, Physician Assistant, Public Health, Social Work, Academic/Research

The purpose of this event is to share advances in heart failure prevention and biomarkers and to assemble some of the best leading cardiologists, cardiac surgeons, nurses, and psychologists to provide updates on the very latest clinical, scientific, genetic, behavioral and technological advances.
Simulation for Maintenance of Certification for Anesthesiologists - 12/1/18
Saturday, December 1, 2018 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL

Specialties: Anesthesiology

MOCA simulation course
43rd Annual Northwestern Vascular Symposium
Thursday, December 6, 2018 7:00 AM - Saturday, December 8, 2018 12:00 PM InterContinental Chicago, 505 N. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL

Specialties: Cardiovascular Disease, General Surgery, Radiology, Radiologic Tech, Nursing, Nurse Practitioner, Physician Assistant

This 2 1/2 day course has brought together 50 national experts in their respective fields of vascular care who have contributed an up-to-date written chapter that accompanies their corresponding 15-minute presentation.

Fifth Annual Endocrine Fellows Foundation Research Forum
Thursday, January 24, 2019 2:00 PM - Sunday, January 27, 2019 10:00 AM San Antonio, TX

Specialties: Endocrinology, Pediatrics

The EFF Research Meeting is a Continuing Medical Education Program for Junior Faculty and Fellows organized in conjunction with Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. The program is being held January 24-27, 2019. Selection for this program is based on EFF grant applications and availability. Fellows considered for this forum will be contacted with a formal invitation. Unlike EFF's other programs this is specific to our grant applicants and awardees. Should EFF find openings we will send a request of applications to the program directors.
WR - First Annual Conference in Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Friday, February 8, 2019 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM CDH Auditorium, Winfield, IL

Specialties: Emergency Medicine, Family Practice, General Practice, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Nursing, Nurse Practitioner, Physician Assistant

Lectures will include fever in the pediatric patient, rashes, abdominal emergencies, closed head injury, emergent tetanus prophylaxis, violence in the workplace, skin and soft tissue infections, pediatric SANE update, sports medicine, ENT and Ophthalmology
Pediatric Pearls: Development & Behavior
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Double Tree Hotel, Oak Brook , IL

Specialties: Family Practice, Pediatrics, Nursing, Nurse Practitioner, Physician Assistant

A one-day conference designed for healthcare providers interested in learning more about typical and a-typical behavior and development in our young children. This symposium will highlight topics such as ASD, autism, the fussy baby, behavior management and speech and language development.
Pediatric Pearls: Adolescent Medicine
Tuesday, March 5, 2019 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Fountain Blue Banquets & Conference Center, Des Plaines, IL

Specialties: Family Practice, Pediatrics, Nursing, Nurse Practitioner, Physician Assistant

A one-day conference designed for healthcare providers interested in learning more about various adolescent-driven issues, either physically or mentally. topics for discussion will include anxiety, acne, substance abuse, menstruation vulvar issues and STDs and contraception.
Advanced Training in Open and Endoscopic Surgery: A Hands-on Skull Base Training Program
Friday, March 29, 2019 7:00 AM - Saturday, March 30, 2019 5:30 PM Northwestern's Skull Base Lab, 300 E. Superior, Tarry 2-750, Chicago, IL

Specialties: Neurosurgery, Otolaryngology

Program includes anatomical hands-on dissections emphasizing open and endoscopic skull base surgery, lectures and prosections, case studies and tumor board discussion, as well as 3D anatomy presentations.
16th Annual Chicago Sonographer Update: Echocardiographic Assessment of the Single Ventricle from the Fetus to the Adult with Optional Hands-on Scanning Workshop
Saturday, April 6, 2019 6:00 AM - 4:30 PM Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago 11th Floor Conference Center, Chicago, IL

Specialties: Cardiovascular Disease, Critical Care Medicine, Pediatrics

Lurie Children?s Echocardiographic Assessment of the Single Ventricle from the Fetus to the Adult with Optional Hands-on Scanning Workshop will focus on the imaging diagnosis and evaluation of the anatomy and physiology of multiple single ventricle anomalies. Optional small-group, hands-on scanning sessions will help participants to improve their understanding of anatomy and scanning technique. Interesting cases will be presented simultaneously to the hands-on sessions.
Pediatric Pearls: Spring - Otolaryngology
Tuesday, April 9, 2019 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM The DoubleTree Hotel, Oak Brook, IL

Specialties: Family Practice, Pediatrics, Nursing, Nurse Practitioner, Physician Assistant

A one-day conference designed for healthcare providers interested in learning more about ENT, bowel management, deformities of the ear and positive ANA results in kids and when to refer to rheumatology.
Nutrition Science from Populations to Plates: What Every Clinician Needs to Know (includes hands-on cooking) 2019
Sunday, May 5, 2019 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM The Chopping Block 222 West Merchandise Mart Plaza #107, Chicago, IL

Specialties: Anesthesiology, Cardiovascular Disease, Critical Care Medicine, Dermatology, Diagnostic Radiology, Emergency Medicine, Endocrinology, Family Practice, Gastroenterology, General Practice, General Surgery, Gynecology, Hematology, Hepatology, Hospitalist, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Nuclear Radiology, Neurosurgery, Nutrition, Obstetrics, Ob/Gyn, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedic Surgery, Pain Medicine, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Pulmonary Disease, Radiology, Radiologic Tech, Rheumatology, Urology, Geriatric Medicine, Multiple Specialties, Nurse Anesthetist, Nursing, Nurse Practitioner, Optometry, Pharmacist, Pathology, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant, Psychology, Public Health, Social Work, Otolaryngology, Infectious Diseases, Nephrology, Academic/Research, Physical Medicine & Rehab

This innovative one day event includs a review of evidence based nutrition essentials, counseling strategies, and hands-on cooking.
Prechtl's General Movement Assessment: Basic and Advanced Courses
Monday, May 13, 2019 8:00 AM - Thursday, May 16, 2019 4:00 PM 645 N. Michigan Ave (Department of Physical Therapy and Human Movement Sciences), Chicago, IL

Specialties: Family Practice, Neurology, Obstetrics, Ob/Gyn, Pediatrics, Multiple Specialties, Nursing, Nurse Practitioner, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant, Psychology, Academic/Research, Physical Medicine & Rehab

Participants of this course will learn how to categorize infant movements using the General Movement Assessment in order to help better predict neurological outcome in the infant.