General Internal Medicine Clinical Series - March 2019

Northbrook, IL US
March 5, 2019
In this activity, participants will cover topics ranging from the diagnosis to the management of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD).

Target Audience

This activity has been designed for physicians in internal medicine and family medicine, residents & fellows, nurses, APN's and other healthcare professionals involved in primary care.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Review and discuss the diagnostic criteria and differential diagnosis of COPD;
  • Review the appropriate algorithms for the management of uncomplicated and complicated COPD.
Additional information
ABMS Core Competencies: 
Patient Care and Procedural Skills
Medical Knowledge
For more information, please contact:
CME Coordinator Contact Name: 
Jennifer Wertheimer
CME Coordinator Contact Email: 
CME Coordinator Contact Phone: 
847-570-1258
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Summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 2.00 Participation
Event starts: 
03/05/2019 - 6:30pm
Event ends: 
03/05/2019 - 8:30pm
Activity opens: 
03/05/2019
Activity expires: 
06/05/2019
Renaissance Hotel, Northbrook
933 Skokie Blvd
Northbrook Ballroom
Northbrook, IL 60062
United States

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ACCESSIBILITY The University of Chicago and NorthShore University HealthSystem are committed to providing equal access appropriate to need and circumstances and complies fully with legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you are in need of special accommodation, please contact our office at jwertheimer@northshore.org.
 

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.

PLANNING COMMITTEE
  Jay L Goldstein, MD
  Roy F. Kehl Chair of Gastroenterology
  Vice Chairman, Department of Medicine
  Head, Division of Gastroenterology
  Northshore University HealthSystem
 
  Howard Vernof, MD
  Department of Medicine
  Head, Division of General Internal Medicine
  NorthShore University HealthSystem
  Clinical Associate Professor
  University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
 
  John M. Revis, MD
  Department of Medicine
  Associate Head, Division of General Medicine
  Senior Clinician Educator
  University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
 
SPEAKERS
Neil S. Freedman, MD
Department of Medicine
Pulmonary Disease/Critical Care
NorthShore University HealthSystem
Clinical Associate Professor
University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
 
Curtis H. Weiss, MD
Department of Medicine
Pulmonary Disease/Critical Care
NorthShore University HealthSystem
Clinical Assistant Professor
University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
 
 

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
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the University of Chicago and NorthShore University Health System. The University of Chicago is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 
The University Of Chicago Pritzker School Of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. 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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