Live Activities

Live CME activities including courses, conferences, and workshops that place at a certain time on a specified date and is only available in real-time. IUSM programs are designed to engage learners in interactive learning sessions; provide the most up-to-date information and strategies; and develop or enhance skills that may be applied in clinical practice, research, or teaching.

The activities below are available to attend with a range of dates available at locations around the state. Registration fees will vary.

Date Course Information
Thursday, March 30, 2017 - Sunday, April 2, 2017

San Francisclo, CA

This conference will convene leading academic physicians, scientists, students, and prominent policy makers to discuss advances in women's health, new concepts in mentorship, and career advancement for women in medicine.

Friday, April 7, 2017 - Saturday, April 8, 2017

Fairbanks Hall (FS), Indianapolis, IN

This course offers a hands-on approach designed for practicing vascular surgeons and senior level trainees to fine tune their approach to limb salvage and treating lower extremity arterial disease.
This course will address teaching a tailor made approach to managing vascular disease in terms of patient selection, approach, device selection, managing complications, radiation protection.

Please click HERE for registration. Registration is limited to the first 20 registrants.

Saturday, April 8, 2017 - Sunday, April 9, 2017

Hine Hall (IP), Indianapolis, IN

It is with active minds and a collective spirit that the schools of Art, Medicine, Engineering, Informatics, Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Nursing and Liberal Arts present 21st Century Great Conversations in Neuroscience, Art and Related Therapeutics. 

This international symposium organized by Juliet King, MA, ATR-BC, LPC will provide a unique opportunity for a range of experts to present their insights and engage in trans-disciplinary dialogue on how brain science and artistic processes inform one another to support the overall health and amelioration of disease for patients, their caregivers, families and friends.

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Indianapolis Marriott East, Indianapolis, IN

This one day Sickle Cell Disease conference will provide information about current trends in the field and available resources for healthcare providers, patients, family members, care givers, and social services providers. The morning session is devoted to healthcare providers with CME credit available. The afternoon session is tailored for patients, family members and social service providers and is not eligible for CME credit.

Friday, April 21, 2017 - Saturday, April 22, 2017

IU Health Bloomington Hospital, Bloomington, IN

This medical education activity is intended for pediatricians, pediatric residents, family practitioners, emergency physicians, nurse practitioners and clinical staff working with pediatric patients. 

The conference will address current research, therapies, and clinical outcomes. The conference is appropriate for practitioners in both a community or hospital setting. Any health professional interested in the care of pediatric patients is welcome.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017  

Goodman Hall (GH), Indianapolis, IN

The Cardiovascular Consortium is an interactive session to provide an open forum for discussion related to national market trends, quality initiatives, and evidence based developments in the field of cardiovascular care.

Friday, April 28, 2017

Hine Hall (IP), Indianapolis, IN

The purpose of this symposium is to develop a platform to provide ongoing educational opportunities and the potential for consultation by experts in the field.  The overarching goal of the symposium is to improve the quality of initial and consultative care provided to patients with vascular disease, both arterial and venous, that will enhance their quality of life and in some cases, preserve life and limb. This symposium will enable us to disseminate knowledge regarding advancements in the care of patients with acute and chronic venous disease; carotid disease manifest as bruit, stroke, transient ischemia and/or amaurosis fugax; limb threatening ischemia; abdominal aortic aneurysmal disease and renal failure with a focus on dialysis access and maintenance.   

Saturday, April 29, 2017

Riley Outpatient Center (ROC), Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN

Designed for pediatricians, family practice physicians, and others providing primary health care to children, this course will review current scientific advances as they apply to daily practice. Participants will advance their diagnostic and therapeutic skills through this highly practical evidence-based review. 

Tuesday, May 2, 2017  

IU Health Methodist Hospital Learning Center, Indianapolis, IN

Day 2 of Emergency Medicine & Trauma Conference for Advanced Providers. 

Conference participants will engage in hands-on activities related to the following topics:
- Radiology
- EKG Interpretation
- Dental Emergency
- Eye Emergency
- Ultrasound

Thursday, May 4, 2017 - Saturday, May 6, 2017  

Sheraton Indianapolis Hotel at Keystone Crossing, Indianapolis, IN

Friday, May 5, 2017

Landsbaum Center for Health Education, Terre Haute, IN

Featuring hands-on, high fidelity simulation.

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Grace Rozycki

Registration Fee: $25

Click here for the location of the Landsbaum Center for Health Education. 

In Partnership with: 


Saturday, May 6, 2017  

Indianapolis, IN

Friday, May 12, 2017

Indiana History Center, Indianapolis, IN

Designed for gastroenterologists, internists, family practice physicians and other primary care providers, this course will examine new developments in gastroenterolgy and hepatology specifically "breakthrough" research that has clinical relevance for today's busy physicians.

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - Thursday, May 18, 2017

NCAA Hall of Champions Conference Center, Indianapolis, IN

The 52nd Annual Riley Children's Health Pediatric Conference continuing education meeting addresses clinical best practices across a broad array of primary care pediatrics from the care of infants through adolescence.

This two-day conference will offer plenary presentations on Understanding Gender Health, Health Policies, Behavioral Health, Obesity and Adolescent Dermatology, and more.

Hot topic discussions will include: Pediatric Neurology, Adolescent Medicine, Lipid Screening, Hospital Medicine, Emergency Management of Foreign Bodies, among others. Meanwhile, interactive lectures will include topics on Gender Health, Parenting, Safe Sleep, Obesity, Diarrhea and more.

In addition, the Indiana chapter of AAP will hold its annual meeting at the conference. 

The 52nd Annual Riley Children's Health Pediatric Conference will cover topics important to your practice or specialty area.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017  

Goodman Hall (GH), Indianapolis, IN


Friday, June 9, 2017  

NCAA Conference Center, Indianapolis, IN

This course is intended for orthopaedic surgeons, residents and orthopaedic allied health professionals. This lecture series brings the most recent advances in the field of orthopaedic surgery by allowing experts, community physicians and researchers to come together to address a variety of orthopaedic topics in the area of diagnosis and treatment for hip, spine, shoulder, knee, pediatrics, trauma, foot and ankle disorders.

Sunday, July 9, 2017 - Friday, July 14, 2017

Glick Eye Institute (GK), Indianapolis, IN

The Department of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery and the Division of Continuing Medical Education of the Indiana University School of Medicine are proud to present the 102nd Annual Anatomy and Histopathology of the Head, Neck and Temporal Bone. This week-long comprehensive, interdisciplinary program is the oldest postgraduate course of any discipline in this country and the premier review of histopathology and anatomy of the head and neck.

Designed for physicians, this course reviews head and neck histopathology and anatomy with a focus on clinical application, and covers contemporary state-of-the-art management across all aspects of Otolaryngology. Lectures will be given by Indiana University faculty as well as internationally renowned distinguished guest lecturers.

Participants will have the opportunity to participate in daily cadaver dissections focusing on actual surgical techniques. Procedures covered include microvascular free tissue transfer, rhinoplasty, head and neck surgery including laryngectomy, parotidectomy, thyroidectomy, neck dissection, tympano-mastoidectomy and lateral skull base surgery, as well as endoscopic sinus and skull base surgery. Dissections will be conducted at the state-of-the-art Indiana University School of Medicine’s Surgical Skills Center that is outfitted to provide a safe environment that promotes the observation, repetition, acquisition and assessment of surgical skills. Each participant will have an opportunity to drill a mastoidectomy and perform middle ear dissections in our 16-station temporal bone lab. Finally, participants will have access to cochlear implant and ossicular reconstruction simulations.

This course is an unrivaled opportunity for participants to gain a thorough understanding of the applied anatomy of the head and neck.

Friday, July 21, 2017

Hine Hall (IP), Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN

Designed for medical oncologists, surgeons, oncology nurses, and oncology pharmacists, this program
will provide the participants with the latest information available as presented at the 2017 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Meeting, a highly valued conference which focuses on the latest research findings in the treatment of cancer. Eleven of the IUSM’s Oncology/Hematology faculty members will provide participants with their analysis of the more clinically applicable presentations
at this year’s ASCO meeting.

Thursday, September 14, 2017  

Campus Center (CE) 450A/B, Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN

The CME Midwest Provider Conference is designed to explore best practices from various providers and be a way to explore new and innovative ways of providing CME. We are excited about this event and we have lined up an impressive list of presenters representing large and small providers. With that said, if you attend be prepared to share – this conference is about sharing best practices. The general format of the meeting will be short presentations with lots of round table discussions. The planning team is from Norton Healthcare; the University of Louisville School of Medicine; the Indiana University School of Medicine; and the University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine.

Planning Committee:

Karen Busse, M.S., CCMEC
Director, Continuing Medical Education

Karen L. Napolilli
Program Coordinator Senior

Kurt Snyder, J.D. 
Director, Continuing Medical Education

Susan Tyler, MEd, CMP, CHCP
Director, Continuing Medical Education

Laura Werts, MS, MEd, CMP
Director, Continuing Medical Education

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - Friday, October 20, 2017  

IU Health Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis, IN

This conference has been designed to meet the needs of Physicians, NPs, PAs, RNs, RRTs, PharmDs, and Critical Care Paramedics in a variety of acute care settings.

Friday, November 3, 2017  

Eskenazi Hospital (EZ), Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN


Wednesday, November 15, 2017  

Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN

Indiana Statewide Interprofessional Education (IPE) Conference