Continuing Medical Education

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Monday, February 17, 2020

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • Radiology Department OSF Saint Francis Medical Center

    The monthly Journal Club teaches critical appraisal of medical literature. A review and group discussion of recent/classic journal articles in all areas of diagnostic radiology enhances the knowledge base and discussion/critiquing skills of those in attendance.

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

    • 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
    • OSF Saint Francis Medical Center- 2nd Floor Milestone- Procedural Services Conference Room

    This conference and clinic provides for evidence-based guidelines for treatment for patients with interstitial lung disease (ILD). It is an interactive conference with physicians resulting in a recommendation for a comprehensive treatment plan for each patient. Treatment plans will follow the diagnostic criteria outlined in the ATS (American Thoracic Society) ILD guideline

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

    • 7:00 - 8:00 am
    • The Innovation Center at Methodist Hospital

    Case presentations will allow the audience to become familiar with the history of the patient and what diagnostic studies have been completed and the results of them. The discussion will allow the audience to discuss treatment options, clinical trials, evidence based practice guidelines, and further studies that may be needed to plan the patient's care.

Thursday, February 20, 2020

    • 8:00 - 9:00 am
    • "A" Auditorium, Jump Trading Center

    Case presentations give real world examples of disease processes and treatment. Audience Response devices allow for rapid assessment of knowledge of the audience to best allocate time for teaching topics.

Friday, February 21, 2020

    • 7:00 am

    The goal of this series is to better manage and lessen the number of surgical complications (improved patient outcomes); to cause changes in behavior and systems (strategy and performance) by presenting and discussing (knowledge) diagnostic formulation, local trends and advances and national trends, guidelines and evidence-based medicine data, and hospital protocol.

    • 8:00 am

    Surgery Grand Rounds is a pre-operative case-based presentation which includes expert and researched testimony as well as critical thinking from audience input and discussion regarding actual current cases.