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Classes and Support Programs

Continuing Medical Education (CME)

CME - Tumor Board / Breast Conference

Tumor Board / Breast Conference

date Thursday, December 4, 2014
fee Free
location Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital Health Education Center Rooms B & C
 

Health Care Under Fire: Life in a Syrian Field Hospital

Lake Forest Hospital Quarterly Speaker Series 

In this quarterly lecture series, physicians will discuss current research-based knowledge with their peers across different specialties. 

Samer Attar, MD, Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Oncology, will present the topic: Health Care Under Fire: Life in a Syrian Field Hospital. At the end of the program, participants will be able to:

  • Briefly discuss the current conflict in Syria. 
  • Explore the collapse of the Syrian health care system and its affect on the civilian population. 
  • Discuss the regional and global effects of Syria's medical/humanitarian crisis. 
  • Describe the surgical/anesthetic care for patients in a limited-resource setting. 
  • Describe daily life for civilian medical staff in Syrian underground field hospitals living under siege and working under attack. 

Cocktails and dinner will be held at 5:30 pm, business meeting and introductions at 6:30 pm and the presentation at 7:00 pm. 

Register online below for this CME. For more information, please contact Sybil Chadwick at 312.694.0484 or schadwic@nmh.org or Sarah Baggs at 312.926.7975 or sbaggs@nmh.org.

Download complete program details in the attached brochure.

Accreditation Statement

The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement

The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

speaker

Samer Attar, MD 

date Thursday, December 4, 2014 - Cocktails and dinner will be held at 5:30 pm, business meeting and introductions at 6:30 pm and the presentation at 7:00 pm.
fee Free
location Lake Forest Hospital Health Education Center Room A
Register Online
 

Heel Pain: Treatments, Evidence and Experience

Lake Forest Hospital Monthly Speaker Series

In this monthly lecture series, physicians will discuss current research-based knowledge with their peers across different specialties.

Erin E. Klein, DPM, MS will present the topic: Heel Pain: Treatments, Evidence and Experience.

At the end of the program, participants will be able to: 

·         Discuss the etiology of plantar heel pain.

·         Discuss the causative factors that lead patients to develop heel pain.

·         Discuss the practice guidelines for the best evidence based practice of heel pain.

·         Discuss the economic impact of heel pain on the cost of medical care in the US.

·         Discuss some of the outcome based literature of heel pain.

 

Continental breakfast will be served at 7:00 am and the lecture will begin at 7:30 am.

Register online below for this CME. For more information, please contact Sybil Chadwick at 312.694.0484 or schadwic@nmh.org or Sarah Baggs at 312.926.7975 or sbaggs@nmh.org.

Download complete program details in the attached brochure.

Accreditation Statement

The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement

The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

speaker

Erin E. Klein, DPM, MS, Podiatry/Podiatric Surgery 

date Friday, December 5, 2014 - Breakfast is served at 7 am and the CME is 7:30-8:30 am
fee Free
location Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital Health Education Center Room A
Register Online
 

CME - Tumor Board / Breast Conference

Tumor Board / Breast Conference

date Thursday, December 11, 2014
fee Free
location Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital Health Education Center Rooms B & C
 

Pericardial Disease

Lake Forest Hospital Cardiac Catheterization Conference

In this monthly lecture series, physicians will discuss current research-based knowledge with their peers across different specialties.

J William Benge, MD, board certified in Interventional Cardiology will present the topic:

Pericardial Disease. At the end of the program, participants will be able to:

  • Understand advances in interventional cardiology.  
  • Determine hemodynamics and angiographic data to diagnose heart disease.
  • Review literature of invasive cardiology in relation to acute ischemic syndromes.
  • Discuss updates in the treatment of valvular heart disease.

Continental breakfast will be served at 7:00 am and the lecture will begin at 7:30 am.

REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. Register online below for this CME. For more information, please contact Sybil Chadwick at 312.694.0484 or schadwic@nmh.org or Sarah Baggs at 312.926.7975 or sbaggs@nmh.org.

Download complete program details in the attached brochure.

Accreditation Statement

The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement

The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

speaker

J William Benge, MD 

date Friday, December 12, 2014 - Breakfast is served at 7 am and the CME is 7:30-8:30 am
fee Free
location Lake Forest Hospital Café 2
Register Online
 
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