The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine has
  Accreditation with Commendation status by the
  Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  (ACCME) through November 30, 2023.
Learn more about our accreditation status by reading our feature on the Priztker School Medicine's website here.

The Center for Continuing Medical Education at the University of Chicago is committed to improving health care delivery and patient care by providing continuing education for the interprofessional health care team. For resources on planning a CME activity, click here. For information about our upcoming courses and registering for them, visit our Course Catalog.

New CME Requirements for Physician License Renewals

Effective: January 1, 2019

The state of Illinois will require all July 31, 2020 physician license renewals to meet two new CME requirements. Physicians must complete three CME hours on safe opioid prescribing and one hour of sexual harassment prevention training. Both of the special requirements count toward the 150 hours required for renewal. To help physicians navigate these changes, we've compiled a list of reliable sources of information and educational opportunities.

For resources on the new state requirements and CME accredited opportunities to meet them, click here.

Annual Updates from ASH 2019: Practice Changing Abstracts

February 28, 2020 | InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile
Certified for ABIM MOC II Credit!

Join UChicago expert faculty for an exceptional learning experience!

Led by nationally renowned experts from the University of Chicago and highlighted by a special presentation by Nitin Jain, MD from the MD Anderson Cancer Center, this activity will provide critical updates from December's ASH conference. This engaging day will cover the latest treatment advances in leukemia, myeloma, lymphoma, and more.

Don't miss this opportunity! Learn more by clicking here.

Women in Digestive Diseases: Updates in 2020

March 14, 2020 | Ida Noyes Hall
"Hands down one of the best conferences!” - 2018 Participant
Women face unique challenges in the field of digestive diseases, both as patients and practitioners. This course will address these challenges in an exciting and interactive forum.

Topics include the symptoms, diagnosis, & treatment of common gastrointestinal & liver diseases that afflict women more commonly and/or differently than men as well as strategic solutions to barriers female gastroenterologists & other female providers face in their career path.

This conference sold out last year, so register here before it's too late!
Women in Digestive Diseases: At the Forefront

Trauma Anesthesia and Resuscitation Conference

March 14, 2020 | UChicago Knapp Center for Biomedical Discovery

Stay at the forefront of trauma anesthesia with nationally-renowned experts in the field!

Learn about cutting-edge advances in trauma anesthesia and resuscitation care. Whether caring for patients suffering from combat injuries or injuries occurring in space, this conference will enhance your ability to provide first-class patient care.

Learn more about this fantastic opportunity and register here!

Bringing Best Practices to Your ICU: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Caring for the Critically Ill

March 26-28, 2019 | University of Chicago
Certified for ABIM MOC credit!

Join us on the beautiful University of Chicago campus for this outstanding annual conference featuring engaging lectures, dynamic interprofessional discussions, and hands-on experience through patient scenarios.

Hands-on simulations will take place at the University of Chicago's very own state-of-the-art simulation center!
Early registration and group rates are available, so sign up today! Click here.

Genetics in Clinical Cancer Care: From Family Reunions to the Frontline of Developmental Therapeutics

April 17-19, 2020 | Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park

Join Drs. Funmi Olopade and Walter Stadler, and other exceptional faculty at the 9th Annual International Clinical Cancer Genetics and Genomics Conference in conjunction with the Personalized Cancer Care Consortium for the latest updates in cancer genetics and developmental therapeutics!

This activity will provide an interdisciplinary educational forum for participants to learn more about improved detection of cancer syndromes and prevention of cancer morbidity and mortality.

Stay at the forefront of patient care by learning more here!

17th Ultmann Chicago Lymphoma Symposium Diagnosis and Management of Lymphoma

May 1-2, 2020 | InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile
Certified for Nursing and MOC II Credit!
As the only midwest conference dedicated solely to the science and clinical care of lymphoma, this is an educational opportunity not to be missed!

Featuring an array of internationally-renowned experts, this conference offers a spectrum of learning formats ranging from presentations to question-and-answer debates.
Early bird registration rates available. Register today by clicking here!

26th Annual Primary Care Orthopaedics

June 3-5, 2020 | Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel Chicago
Credit for MDs, RNs, ATs, PTs, & OTs available and ABIM MOC II Credit!

Join us for the best comprehensive review of orthorpaedic care, led by our very own experts!

Get the latest updates in orthopaedic care through spotlight lectures on hot topics, hands-on workshops, Q&A's, and more.

Learn how to grab your spot here!

University of Chicago Radiology Review

Outstanding Online Course Available Now!
Radiology Review will be on hiatus in 2020 to allow attendance at the ARRS Annual Meeting in Chicago, but we look forward to welcoming everyone to the 25th Annual University of Chicago Radiology Review in spring 2021!

In the meantime, stay up to date and experience the 2019 course right from your own computer. From the comfort of your own home, you can cover the latest developments in diagnostic radiology through topics like imaging ischemic stroke, white matter diseases, bone tumors, and more.
Click here for all the details!


One of the world's premier academic and research institutions, the University of Chicago has driven new ways of thinking since our 1890 founding. We are helping physicians maintain, develop and increase the knowledge, skills, and professional performance and relationships they use to provide services for patients, the public and the profession.

The mission of the Center for Continuing Medical Education at the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine is to improve patient care by fostering lifelong learning for all members of both the interdisciplinary and interprofessional health care team. Through the planning and delivery of unbiased, timely, and scientifically robust educational activities, we strive to measurably strengthen learner's knowledge, competence, and performance. It is expected that these activities will lead to improved patient outcomes.
We are excited about sharing the latest clinical and research findings through Continuing Medical Education. You will hear about the most recent clinical advances happening here and in other leading institutions around the world. Our CME activities highlight innovative procedures and technologies, examine current controversies in treatment, and provide updates on the latest advances in the understanding and treatment of disease.

Featured Activities

Titlesort descending Credit Type Event date
Aortic Disease Symposium
    • 4.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ credits
    • 4.50 Participation credits
    • 4.50 Nursing Contact Hours credits
Live 06/05/2020
Chicago GYN Oncology Updates
    • 3.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ credits
    • 3.50 Participation credits
    • 3.50 Nursing Contact Hours credits
    • 3.50 ABPath MOC II credits
Live 05/15/2020
Chicago Robotic TECAB Symposium
    • 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ credits
    • 6.00 Participation credits
Live 03/12/2020
Courage and Innovation Symposium 2020: Heart Failure and Heart Transplantation at the University of Chicago
    • 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ credits
    • 6.00 Participation credits
    • 6.00 Nursing Contact Hours credits
    • 6.00 ABIM credits
Live 02/29/2020
How to Save a Life: IR and Surgical Management of the Trauma Patient
    • 13.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ credits
    • 13.00 Participation credits
Live 08/03/2020

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