Ready. SET. Go!

Chicago, IL US
October 17, 2022
This activity will convene clinicians and scientists to understand how basic science research can improve understanding of child development and improve available therapies. It will support research and scholarship at the University of Chicago and University of Chicago Medicine by encouraging discussion of recent research, enabling multidisciplinary collaborations, and launching pilot grants.

Target Audience

This activity is designed for basic scientists, UCM and University of Chicago faculty, trainees, research staff, and other healthcare professionals interested in child development research.

Learning Objectives

After this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Describe how the early life microbiome develops and impacts health;
  • Relate environmental factors affecting the early microbiome;
  • Recall potential means of optimizing the early microbiome;
  • State examples of ongoing research efforts to understand health and development;
  • Discuss how physicians and scientists form new collaborations to understand development and health;
  • Identify how to use data science to understand childhood development.
Additional information
ACGME/ABMS Core Competencies: 
Medical Knowledge
Systems-based Practice
For more information, please contact:
CME Coordinator Contact Name: 
Cristina Corrigan
CME Coordinator Contact Email: 
CME Coordinator Contact Phone: 
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Available credit: 
  • 2.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 2.25 Participation
Event starts: 
10/17/2022 - 2:00pm
Event ends: 
10/17/2022 - 5:30pm
Activity opens: 
Activity expires: 

Ready. SET. Go! Agenda
The agenda is subject to change.

William Eckhardt Research Center
5640 S Ellis Ave
Chicago, IL 60637
United States
Participants can attend this activity in person or virtually. For more information, contact Cristina Corrigan via e-mail.

Learn more about the University of Chicago's SET Center via our website!
ACCESSIBILITY The University of Chicago is 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 Cristina Corrigan via email at
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.
  Erika Chiong Claud, MD
  Director, Neonatology Research



Disclosure Declarations
As a provider accredited by the ACCME, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine asks everyone in a position to control the content of an education activity to disclose all financial relationships with any ineligible companies. This includes any entity whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients. Financial relationships are relevant if a financial relationship, in any amount, exists between the person in control of content and an ineligible company during the past 24 months, and the content of the education is related to the products of an ineligible company with whom the person has a financial relationship. Mechanisms are in place to identify and mitigate any relevant financial relationships 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 (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other Healthcare Professional Credit
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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