Live Activities

Live CME activities include traditional courses, conferences, workshops; along with virtual classrooms offering webcasts or webinars. These activities take 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.


Title Banner Date Description
2018 Garceau Wray Lectureship
2018 Garceau Wray Lectureship Banner Friday, June 22, 2018 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM NCAA Conference Center, Indianapolis, IN

Specialties: Surgery

Hosted by L. Daniel Wurtz, M.D., Chair, IU Department of Orthopaedic Surgery 

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.

Free Parking is available in the IUPUI Riverwalk garage.

Agile Implementation Boot Camp
Agile Implementation Boot Camp Banner Tuesday, June 26, 2018 9:00 AM - Friday, June 29, 2018 4:00 PM Health Information and Translational Science Building (HITS), Indianapolis, IN


This four-day intensive course will equip you with the tools and knowledge needed to localize evidence-based quality improvement solutions into your organization. 

Agile Implementation (AI) is the modern-day formula for healthcare quality improvement. AI is a bridge between academia and care delivery that utilizes the best practices of innovation, implementation science, lean, and design thinking methodologies for patient-centered care.
SAMS 18th Annual International Conference
SAMS 18th Annual International Conference Banner Thursday, June 28, 2018 9:58 AM - Saturday, June 30, 2018 10:58 AM Istanbul InterContintental, Istanbul, Turkey

Specialties: Emergency Medicine, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Family Practice, Psychiatry, Pediatrics

This year’s international conference will focus on the theme of Challenges of Delivering Medical Relief in a Protracted Conflict Zone; Effects on the Vulnerable Population & Medical Neutrality, featuring presentations and lectures from thought leaders, humanitarian workers and members of the SAMS community. The conference is intended for physicians, dentists, pharmacists, nurses, and technicians providing care in conflict areas and under difficult circumstances.
Glick Ophthalmology Residents and Alumni Day
Glick Ophthalmology Residents and Alumni Day Banner Friday, June 29, 2018 7:30 AM - 3:00 PM Glick Eye Institute (GK), Indianapolis, IN

Specialties: Ophthalmology

The Glick Ophthalmology Residents and Alumni Day will focus on patient care outcomes, treatment effectiveness, and other clinical care issues. 

Public Health INsights and INnovations Webinar: TBD
Public Health INsights and INnovations Webinar: TBD Banner Friday, June 29, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Online, Indianapolis, IN

Specialties: Internal Medicine, Family Practice, Public Health

Directly Provided - Internet Live Course - Webinar
103rd Annual Anatomy and Histopathology of the Head Neck and Temporal Bone
103rd Annual Anatomy and Histopathology of the Head Neck and Temporal Bone Banner Sunday, July 8, 2018 - Friday, July 13, 2018 6:00 PM IU School of Medicine-Medical Center Campus, Indianapolis, IN

Specialties: Otolaryngology, Surgery

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 103rd Annual Anatomy and Histopathology of the Head, Neck and Temporal Bone. This week-long comprehensive, inter-disciplinary 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, tympanomastoidectomy 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.

Agenda coming soon.

Review and Interpretation of the 2018 ASCO Meeting
Review and Interpretation of the 2018 ASCO Meeting Banner Saturday, July 21, 2018 7:00 AM - 4:15 PM University Tower (HO) and Hine Hall (IP), Indianapolis, IN

Specialties: Hematology/Oncology

This conference has been designed for hematologists, medical oncologists, oncology nurses, oncology pharmacists, and radiation oncologists. This program will provide participants with the latest information available as presented at the 2018 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Meeting. Oncology/Hematology faculty members from the Indiana University School of Medicine (IUSM) will provide participants with analysis of the more clinically applicable presentations at this year's ASCO meeting.

1st Annual IU Health Lung Transplant Symposium
1st Annual IU Health Lung Transplant Symposium Banner Saturday, August 11, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Indianapolis, IN

Specialties: Critical Care Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine

Please join us on Saturday, August 11th, 2018 in Indianapolis at IU Health Neuroscience Center for the first annual Lung Transplant Symposium.

It will be an exciting day of education coupled with an opportunity for networking with pulmonologists from across the state and region.  Hosted by the Lung Transplant Program at Indiana University Health, this event will focus on innovations and advancements in the care of patients with advanced lung diseases and provide an update on lung transplantation.  Registration and corresponding CME credits are complimentary.

Topics for the event include:

  • Update and Management of Advanced Lung Disease (Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis, Orphan and Cystic Lung Disease, Pulmonary Hypertension and Lung Salvage and ECMO)
  • The Journey of Lung Transplantation (Referral to Listing, Indications for Referral, Center of Life for Thoracic Transplant, ABC of Infections in Lung Transplant)
  • Advances in Lung Transplantation (ECMO and Lung Transplant, IPF and PAH, Technical Surgical Challenges in Lung Transplant, Ex Vivo Lung Perfusion)

Our panel of experts will field questions as well as provide case studies for discussion throughout the day.
Following a day of education, we invite you to join us for an evening social time at the Indianapolis Indians game at Victory Field in downtown Indianapolis. Complimentary tickets will be provided as part of your event registration for you and your family/spouse.

6th Riley Heart Center Symposium on Cardiac Development
6th Riley Heart Center Symposium on Cardiac Development Banner Monday, August 20, 2018 8:15 AM - 5:00 PM Riley Outpatient Center (ROC), Indianapolis, IN

Specialties: Cardiology, Pediatrics

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Building a Comprehensive Home Dialysis Program 2018
Building a Comprehensive Home Dialysis Program 2018 Banner Wednesday, September 19, 2018 7:00 AM - Thursday, September 20, 2018 4:00 PM JW Marriott Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN


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Oral Health Care Summit for Infants and Young Children
Oral Health Care Summit for Infants and Young Children Banner Saturday, September 29, 2018 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM IU School of Dentistry, Indianapolis, IN

Specialties: Nursing, Dental, Family Practice, Social Work, Parent/Family, Medicine, Pediatrics

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2018 Indiana Public Health Conference: Saving Lives and Communities: Reducing Harm, Stigma, Overdoses, and Death
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - Thursday, October 11, 2018 12:00 AM Indianapolis Marriott East, Indianapolis, IN


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Harm reduction services and policies are effective, humane, and life-saving strategies that address overdose and opioid addiction.  This conference brings together a multidisciplinary group of professionals to share best practices on harm reduction, a set of practical strategies and ideas aimed at reducing negative consequences associated with drug use.  Learn more by clicking here.

Midwest CME Providers Conference 2018
Midwest CME Providers Conference 2018 Banner Wednesday, October 10, 2018 1:00 PM - Thursday, October 11, 2018 4:00 PM Campus Center (CE) 450A/B, Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN

Specialties: Education

The 4th Annual Midwest CME Providers 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 Southern Illinois University School of Medicine; the University of Louisville School of Medicine; the Indiana University School of Medicine; and the University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine.

Location:
IUPUI Campus Center, 420 University Blvd., Indianapolis, IN 46202, Conference Rooms 450 A &B, 4th floor. 

Parking:
Visitor parking is available in the Vermont Street garage and access to the Campus Center via walk way is on the East side of the garage and on the 3rd floor. Parking is $10 for 6 hours of parking.

Directions:
The Campus Center (CE) is located on the corner of University Blvd and West Michigan Street in the heart of the IUPUI campus. This is an interactive map for your convenience: http://map.iu.edu/iupui/index.php

Agile Implementation Boot Camp
Agile Implementation Boot Camp Banner Tuesday, October 23, 2018 9:00 AM - Friday, October 26, 2018 4:00 PM Health Information and Translational Science Building (HITS), Indianapolis, IN, IN


Registration open. 

This four-day intensive course will equip you with the tools and knowledge needed to localize evidence-based quality improvement solutions into your organization. 

Agile Implementation (AI) is the modern-day formula for healthcare quality improvement. AI is a bridge between academia and care delivery that utilizes the best practices of innovation, implementation science, lean, and design thinking methodologies for patient-centered care.

IU Health Obesity Symposium
IU Health Obesity Symposium Banner Friday, October 26, 2018 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM NCAA Conference Center, Indianapolis, IN

Specialties: Internal Medicine, Family Practice, Surgery

Save the date. Registration will open soon.

This event will include content applicable to providers who care for patients with obesity: Primary Care Physicians, Specialty Care Physicians, Medical Weight Loss Physicians, Bariatric Surgeons. Pharmacists, Licensed Clinical Social Workers, Clinical Psychologists, Registered Dietitians, Exercise Specialists, Physical Therapists, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, and Registered Nurses.
25th Annual Eskenazi Health Trauma and Surgical Critical Care Symposium
25th Annual Eskenazi Health Trauma and Surgical Critical Care Symposium Banner Thursday, November 1, 2018 7:15 AM - Friday, November 2, 2018 4:30 PM Crowne Plaza at Historic Union Station, Indianapolis, IN

Specialties: Anesthesiology, Emergency Medicine, Psychiatry, Surgery

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The 25th Annual Trauma & surgical Critical Care Symposium is designed to provide physicians, nurses and other health care professionals who care for trauma and critically ill patients with an in-depth look at trauma. Controversial issues as well as advances in diagnosis and management of patients will be discusses in this symposium. Lectures will be presented by national and international faculty who specialize in trauma surgery and critical care.

The conference will be held at the Crowne Plaza located at 123 W. Louisiana St, Indianapolis, IN 46225.

5th Annual IU Health North Central Region Fall Primary Care Conference
5th Annual IU Health North Central Region Fall Primary Care Conference Banner Saturday, November 17, 2018 7:30 AM - 2:00 PM IU Health North Hospital, Indianapolis, IN

Specialties: Nursing, Family Practice, Primary Care

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Complete program information and a registration information will be available soon. 
Conference topics include: GERD, IBS, Constipation & Diarrhea, and Chronic Abdominal Pain.
 
When: Saturday, November 17, 2018, 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.
 
Where: IU Health North Hospital Learning Center, 11700 North Meridian Street, Carmel, IN.
 
Who: Primary Care, Internal Medicine, and Family Medicine Physicians, NPs and PAs IU Health and non-IU Health providers are welcome.

Weinstein 2019 Cardiovascular Development and Regeneration Conference
Thursday, May 9, 2019 - Saturday, May 11, 2019 12:00 AM Crowne Plaza at Historic Union Station, Indianapolis, IN


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AMWA 104th Anniversary Annual Meeting in Conjunction with Centennial Congress of the Medical Women's International Association
AMWA 104th Anniversary Annual Meeting in Conjunction with Centennial Congress of the Medical Women's International Association Banner Thursday, July 25, 2019 8:00 AM - Sunday, July 28, 2019 5:00 PM Brooklyn Bridge Marriott, New York , NY


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Medical Women: Ambassadors of Change in a Challenging Global World