General Information

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Whether you're looking to reconnect and network with former CCOM classmates or earn 21 AOA Category 1-A CME credits, Midwestern University is offering a special opportunity to do both.

    

Thursday - Saturday
October 8 - 10, 2015  


Thursday Sessions:
Midwestern University
555 31st Street
Downers Grove, IL 60532

Friday - Saturday Sessions:
DoubleTree by Hilton Chicago - Oak Brook
1909 Spring Road
Oak Brook, IL 60523  

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Hotel reservations by phone: 1.866.812.3959
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Overview and Educational Objectives

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Intended audience:

Target Audience
Family Practice, Internal Medicine, and Hospitalist physicians and P.A.'s seeking Category 1-A and/or Category 1 CME credit.  

Specific to One Health

Human medicine, veterinary medicine, zoonoses, infectious diseases, public health, wildlife, immunology, virology, bacteriology, toxicology, and environmental health seeking Category 1-A and/or Category 1 CME credit.

Educational Objectives:

Upon completion of this course, attendees will be able to:

  1. Recognize the link between human and animal health and the environment by exploring the commonalities in obesity, osteochondritis, dissecans, epilepsy and pneumonia through human and veterinary medicine.
  2. Discuss approaches to antiarrhythmic drugs for acute interventions.
  3. Understand approaches to common current infectious disease states.
  4. Learn to manage the most common conditions causing cough in the outpatient setting.
  5. Assess patient with fever to recognize most common causes, monitor and initiate therapy.
  6. Understand the role of clinical decision rules in acute pulmonary embolism evaluation.
  7. Summarize seizure and practice parameter guidelines for monitoring and dosing.
  8. Differentiate and diagnose the characteristics of depressive disorders.
  9. Identify biases that can lead to diagnostic errors.
  10. Evaluate and manage patient with a dermatologic condition.
  11. Discuss ways to prevent dialysis for chronic renal failure.
  12. Describe screening, diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer.
  13. Understand causality, spectrum of symptoms and approach to treatment of traumatic brain injury.