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Continuing Medical Education (CME)

Optimizing Strategies to Manage Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain

Lake Forest Hospital Monthly Speaker Series

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

James W. Atchison, DO, Medical Director of the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago Center for Pain Management, will present the topic: Optimizing Strategies to Manage Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain.

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

·         Name 3-5 "yellow flags" for psychological issues that may indicate a person is developing a more chronic pain syndrome.

·         List the key treatment disciplines that are most often utilized within interdisciplinary treatment programs.

·         Assess biopsychosocial models of care and how interdisciplinary treatment can help patient outcomes, function, quality of life and decrease costs.

·         Recognize at least 3 "yellow flags" for abnormal pharmacologic prescribing in patients with sub-acute and chronic pain syndromes.

 

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

James W. Atchison, DO

date Friday, February 6, 2015 - Breakfast is served at 7 am and the CME is 7:30-8:30 am
fee Free
location Lake Forest Hospital Health Education Center Room A
Register Online
 

Colon Cancer 2015: A Surgeon's Perspective

Lake Forest Hospital Monthly Speaker Series

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

John R. Andrews, MD, Board Certified in Colorectal Surgery will present the topic: Colon Cancer 2015: A Surgeon’s Perspective.  

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

·         Review current knowledge of colon cancer epidemiology, risk perception and screening.

·         Review surgical management of colon cancer. 

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

 John R. Andrews, MD 

date Friday, February 20, 2015 - Breakfast is served at 7 am and the CME is 7:30-8:30 am
fee Free
location Lake Forest Hospital Health Education Center Room A
Register Online
 
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