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Midwest Pediatric Retina Symposium 2018
Friday, June 1, 2018 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM Chicago, IL

Specialties: Ophthalmology

This symposium provides updated information on recent advances in retinal disease and treatment.  The symposium seeks to educate and update participants on the topics of retinoblastoma, retinopathy of prematurity and hereditary retinal disease.
Nutrition Science from Populations to Plates: What Every Clinician Needs to Know (includes hands-on cooking)
Sunday, June 3, 2018 8:00 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.
2018 Oncology Review: Coverage from the 2018 American Society of Clinical Oncology’s (ASCO) Annual Meeting
Friday, July 13, 2018 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM NMH Feinberg Conference Room A, Chicago, IL

Specialties: Hematology, Oncology, Nursing, Nurse Practitioner

The 2018 Oncology Review: Coverage from the 2018 American Society of Clinical Oncology’s (ASCO) Annual Meeting is a comprehensive summary of the most up-to-date research and clinical data presented as ASCO's Annual Meeting.
Psychosocial Interventions for People with DSD/Intersex Traits at All Ages and Stages
Thursday, July 19, 2018 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM Lurie Children's Hospital, Chicago, IL

Specialties: Endocrinology, Urology, Nursing, Psychology, Social Work

This CME will look at DSD care through the lens of prenatal diagnosis, infancy, adolescence, and adulthood. Through these different phases of life we will discuss helpful and supportive tools, accurate educational information and psychosocial support for families.
7th Annual Cardiovascular Update
Thursday, July 19, 2018 7:00 AM - Saturday, July 21, 2018 6:00 PM NMH Feinberg Conference Room A, Chicago, IL

Specialties: Cardiovascular Disease, Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Nursing, Nurse Practitioner, Pharmacist, Physician Assistant

This meeting will adopt an evidence based, guideline driven update of the critical domains in cardiovascular medicine.
2018 Northwestern 2-Day Open and Endoscopic Skull Base Program
Friday, July 20, 2018 7:00 AM - Saturday, July 21, 2018 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.
Bi-Annual NM GI/Hep Update
Saturday, July 21, 2018 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM CDH Auditorium, Winfield, IL

Specialties: Gastroenterology, Academic/Research

This symposium provides an update on recent advances in the field of motility. The target audience is practicing gastroenterologists and gastroenterology fellows.
3rd Annual Advances in Pulmonary Hypertension
Friday, August 3, 2018 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM Prentice Conference Center, Chicago, IL

Specialties: Cardiovascular Disease, Critical Care Medicine, Hospitalist, Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, Nursing, Nurse Practitioner, Pharmacist, Physician Assistant

The program is designed to increase knowledge of the presentation and diagnosis of the different etiologies of pulmonary hypertension and address ways to implement the latest practice guidelines into clinical practice.

40th Annual Echo Northwestern Conference
Friday, September 21, 2018 7:00 AM - Sunday, September 23, 2018 6:00 PM NMH Feinberg Conference Room A, Chicago, IL

Specialties: Anesthesiology, Cardiovascular Disease, Nursing, Nurse Practitioner

This course will provide physicians and sonographers at all levels with the knowledge and insight into the application of basic and advanced echocardiographic techniques.
National Coalition of Black Lung And Respiratory Disease Clinics National Conference
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 8:00 AM - Friday, September 28, 2018 5:00 PM Prentice Conference Center, Chicago, IL

Specialties: Diagnostic Radiology, Pulmonary Disease, Radiologic Tech, Nursing, Nurse Practitioner, Pathology, Physician Assistant, Public Health, Social Work, Academic/Research

Annual meeting of Black Lung Clinics Providers and Clinic Staff. Medical sessions cover the latest information regarding diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of patients with mineral dust associated lung disease.
Chicago Live 2018
Friday, September 28, 2018 7:30 AM - Saturday, September 29, 2018 12:00 PM NMH Feinberg Conference Room A, Chicago, IL

Specialties: Gastroenterology, General Surgery, Oncology, Nursing, Nurse Practitioner

This conference showcases novel technologies and reinforces tips and techniques to advance gastroenterologist's skills in endoscopy at all levels.
20th Annual Lynn Sage Breast Cancer Symposium
Thursday, October 11, 2018 9:00 AM - Sunday, October 14, 2018 11:00 AM Chicago Marriott Downtown, Chicago, IL

Specialties: General Practice, Hematology, Oncology, Radiology, Multiple Specialties

This educational initiative was developed to provide a forum for discussing and presenting laboratory and clinical research concerning the care of patients with breast cancer. With the emergence of prevention strategies, women at high risk of developing breast cancer are now evaluated for medical therapies, surgical options and lifestyle changes that may reduce their risk of developing breast cancer. This initiative strives to help those treating breast cancer patients with the latest updates.
5th Annual Case-Based Coronary and Structural Heart Intervention Update Chicago (CSI)
Friday, October 12, 2018 7:00 AM - Saturday, October 13, 2018 12:00 PM NMH Feinberg Conference Center, Chicago, IL

Specialties: Cardiovascular Disease, General Practice, Nursing, Nurse Practitioner, Academic/Research

Interventional cardiologists now utilize a wide array of tools for the diagnosis and treatment of heart valve defects, blood vessel occlusions, congenital heart defects and stroke prevention strategies (LAA management). The emergence of percutaneous therapies as an alternative to surgical therapy for valvular diseases has been accelerated by improved devices, rapidly developing techniques and by appropriate patient selection.
Northwestern's Fourth Annual Updates in Clinical and Surgical Gynecology
Friday, October 12, 2018 8:00 AM - Saturday, October 13, 2018 12:00 PM Prentice Conference Center, Chicago, IL

Specialties: Gynecology, Ob/Gyn, Nursing, Nurse Practitioner, Physician Assistant

The purpose of this CME activity is to provide education in the fields of both clinical and surgical gynecology to gynecologists.

The Year in Infectious Diseases: The Challenge of Antimicrobial Resistance and Novel Approaches to Prevention and Stewardship
Friday, October 26, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM NMH Feinberg Conference Room A, Chicago, IL

Specialties: Hospitalist, Internal Medicine, Nurse Practitioner, Physician Assistant, Public Health, Infectious Diseases, Academic/Research

The Year in Infectious Diseases symposium will focus on antimicrobial resistance, infection prevention and antimicrobial stewardship.