CLIER 2018: Updates in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Chicago, IL US
October 5, 2018 to October 6, 2018
The goal of the CLIER CME Program is to promote the cause and to extend the knowledge of obstetrics and gynecology through the exchange of information related to this specialty of medicine. We provide an opportunity for the attendee to accrue CME credits in a familiar learning environment. We promote the exchange of information amongst physicians and related practitioners who provide health care to women in order to improve patient health.

Target Audience

This activity is designed for specialists in obstetrics and gynecology, in particular those who received their residency or fellowship training at the University of Chicago, those who participated in training residents and fellows at the University of Chicago, and those in related professions such as nurse midwives, advanced practice nurses, and nurse practitioners and related fields such as pediatrics and family medicine. Colleagues who have received their training in women health at other institutions are also encouraged to attend.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • State how to apply the reconceptualization of pain to the treatment of chronic pelvic pain;
  • Describe a simple Energy Medicine Technique and its application to practice;
  • Identify strategies  to counsel women on gestational diabetes management guidelines;
  • List two challenges of health care access encountered by women living in rural areas.
Additional information
ACGME/ABMS Core Competencies: 
Patient Care and Procedural Skills
Medical Knowledge
Practice-based Learning and Improvement
Interpersonal and Communication Skills
For more information, please contact:
CME Coordinator Contact Name: 
Alicia Sharfner
CME Coordinator Contact Email: 
CME Coordinator Contact Phone: 
Available credit: 
  • 8.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 8.75 Participation
Event starts: 
10/05/2018 - 12:30pm
Event ends: 
10/06/2018 - 2:00pm
Activity opens: 
Activity expires: 

CLIER 2018: Updates in Obstetrics and Gynecology Schedule

University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S Maryland Ave.
Chicago, IL 60637
United States
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 The University of Chicago reserves the right to cancel or postpone this conference due to unforeseen circumstances. In the unlikely event this activity must be cancelled or postponed, the registration fee will be refunded; however, The University of Chicago is not responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses to participants, including fees assessed by airline/travel/lodging agencies.

  Catherine Harth, MD
  Associate Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  University of Chicago Medicine
  Chicago, IL
  Julia Simon, MD
  Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  Associate Residency Program Director, Obstetrics/Gynecology 
  University of Chicago Medicine
  Chicago, IL
  Maryam Siddiqui, MD
  Assistant Professor of Obstetrics/Gynecology
  University of Chicao Medicine
  Chicago, IL

  Joseph P. Assaley, MD, FACOG
  Executive Medical Director of Perioperative Services
  Cabell Huntington Hospital
  Huntington, West Virginia

Disclosure Declarations
As a provider accredited by the ACCME, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine asks everyone who is in a position to control the content of an education activity to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. This includes any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by or used on patients. The ACCME defines “relevant financial relationships” as financial relationships in any amount occurring within the past 12 months, including financial relationships of a spouse or life partner that could create a conflict of interest. Mechanisms are in place to identify and resolve any potential conflict of interest prior to the start of the activity.

Additionally, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine requires authors to identify investigational products or off-label uses of products regulated by the US Food and Drug Administration, at first mention and where appropriate in the content.

Physician Credit
The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other Healthcare Professions Credit
Nurses and other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of Certificates of Participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME, please consult your professional licensing board.
Please Note: The credit claiming process will close three months after the conference end date. Requests to claim credit after three months will be subject to additional fees.
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Use the discount code below to recieve the early bird rate!
Discount ends September 7, 2018.

Discount Code
Early Bird Fee
Conference (Dinner Included)
Friday Only$125N/AN/A
Saturday Only$175N/AN/A
Dinner Only$150N/AN/A

CANCELLATION POLICY If you cancel your participation in this conference, your registration fee less a $100 administrative fee will be refunded when written notification is received by September 21, 2018. No refunds will be made after September 21, 2018.

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